Share Share Share April 23, 2017 April Birthdays Happy April 23rd Birthday! If you were born on April 23, you share a birthday with these famous people: Alan Oppenheimer is 87 American octogenarian senior citizen, voice actor (He-Man and the Masters of the Universe, Ghostbusters, Passions), and character actor on TV (Big Eddie, Blind Ambition, Eischied, Home Free, The Big O), born Apr. 23, 1930. (Alan Oppenheimer 2015 Photo: Gage Skidmore | Flickr Some rights reserved) Lee Majors is 78 American actor on TV (The Big Valley; Owen Marshall, Counselor at Law; The Six Million Dollar Man; The Fall Guy, Raven), movies (Will Penny, The Norseman), and septuagenarian senior citizen born Apr. 23, 1939. (Lee Majors Photo: The Big Valley 1965-1969 | cowgirl196577 | Flickr SRR) David Birney is 78 Septuagenarian American actor in movies and on TV (Love is a Many Splendored Thing, A World Apart, Bridget Loves Bernie, Serpico, St. Elsewhere, Glitter, Secrets), born Apr. 23, 1939. (David Birney 1972 Photo: Bridget Loves Birney / Screen Gems eBay | Wikimedia / PD) Tony Esposito is 74 Canadian-American NHL Hockey Hall of Fame retired goaltender (Chicago Black Hawks, Team Canada, Team USA), former General Manager of the Pittsburgh Penguins, and septuagenarian senior born Apr. 23, 1943. (Tony Esposito 1973 Photo: Chicago Black Hawks / NHL / eBay | Wikimedia / PD) Blair Brown is 71 Septuagenarian Tony Award-winning American actress on TV (The Whiteoaks of Jalna, Kennedy, Space, The Days and Nights of Molly Dodd, Fringe, Orange is the New Black) & movies (Continental Divide, Space Cowboys), born Apr. 23, 1946. (Blair Brown 2012 Photo: Gage Skidmore | Flickr SRR) Joyce DeWitt is 68 American actress on stage, movies, TV (Three's Company), TV host (The Mike Douglas Show), social activist, and senior citizen born Apr. 23, 1949. (Joyce DeWitt 1977 Photo: Three's Company, ABC Television / eBay | Wikimedia Commons / Public Domain (Photo: Faye Cornish) Happy Birthday to everyone celebrating their birthday on April 23, 2017! And remembering Shirley Temple American child singer-actress actress (Little Miss Marker, Heidi, Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm, The Little Princess, The Bachelor and the Bobby-Soxer ) and U.S. Ambassador (Ghana, Czechosolovakia)(born Apr. 23, 1928 - died Feb. 10, 2014; age 85). Shirley Temple died of emphysema. (Shirley Temple Photo: Pixabay) Ngaio Marsh New Zealand actress, director and mystery novelist (A Man Lay Dead, Vintage Murder, and Roderick Alleyn mystery series) (born Apr. 23, 1895 - died Feb. 18, 1982; age 85). Cause of death for Ngai Marsh is unknown. (Ngaio Marsh 1940's Photo: Christchurch City Libraries | Wikimedia Commons / Public Domain) Ray Peterson American pop, rock & roll, country, and Rockabilly Hall of Fame singer (The Wonder of You; Tell Laura I Love Her; Corinna, Corinna) (born Apr. 23, 1939 - died Jan. 25, 2005; age 65). Cause of death for Ray Peterson was cancer.