Share Share Share July 20, 2017 July Birthdays Happy July 20th Birthday! If you were born on July 20, you share a birthday with these famous people: Sally Ann Howes is 87 British-American singer and actress on stage (Brigadoon), TV (Secrets), movies (Chitty Chitty Bang Bang; Thursday's Child; Anna Karenina, Fools Rush In; Death Ship) and octogenarian senior citizen born July 20, 1930. (Sally Ann Howes 1965 Photo: Gerard W. Purcell | Wikimedia PD) Cormac McCarthy is 84 (nee Charles McCarthy) Octogenarian American senior citizen, playwright, screenwriter, and Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist (Blood Meridian; All the Pretty Horses; No Country for Old Men; The Road; Child of God; Suttree), born July 20, 1933. Diana Rigg is 79 (nee Enid Diana Elizabeth Rigg) Tony Award-winning English actress on stage (Medea), TV (The Avengers; Masterpiece Mystery; Game of Thrones) and movies (On Her Majesty's Secret Service; The Hospital; Evil Under the Sun), and septuagenarian senior born July 20, 1938. (Diana Rigg 1973 Diana Photo: NBC TV | Wikimedia PD) Kim Carnes is 72 Septuagenarian senior citizen and Grammy Award-winning American musician, songwriter (The Heart Won't Lie) and raspy-voiced singer (Bette Davis Eyes; More Love; Crazy in the Night) born July 20, 1945. (Kim Carnes 2008 Photo: Misterfixit at English Wikipedia | Wikimedia CC 3.0) Carlos Santana is 70 Mexican-American Grammy Award-winning guitar player, songwriter (Evil Ways; Black Magic Woman; She's Not There; Smooth; Maria Maria; Why Don't You & I), and septuagenarian senior born July 20, 1947. (Carlos Santana 1973 Photo: Heinrich Klaffs | Wikimedia CC 2.0) (Photo: Paul Louis Prove) Happy Birthday to everyone celebrating their birthday on July 20, 2017! And remembering Lola Albright American model, singer, TV & movie actress (Peter Gunn; Champion; A Cold Wind in August; Kid Galahad; The Good Humor Man; The Tender Trap; Lord Love a Duck; Tulsa; The Impossible Years) (born July 20, 1924 - died Mar. 23, 2017; age 92). Lola Albright died of natural causes. (Lola Albright 1962 Kraft Music Hall Photo: J Walter Thompson | Wikimedia PD) Edmund Hillary New Zealand explorer and the first mountain climber to reach the summit of Mount Everest (1953); philanthropist and founder of the Himalayan Trust (born July 20, 1919 - died Jan. 11, 2008; age 88). Cause of death for Sir Edmund Hillary was heart failure. (Sir Edmund Hillary 1955 Photo: The Evening Post | Wikimedia PD) Alistair Macleod Canadian novelist (No Great Mischief), creative writing professor (University of Windsor), and short story writer (The Lost Salt Gift of Blood) (born July 20, 1936 - died Apr. 20, 2014; age 77). Alistair Macleod had a stroke 4 months before his death. (Alistair MacLeod 2012 Photo: Graham Iddon | Wikimedia CC 3.0) Buddy Knox American Rockabilly Hall of Fame singer and songwriter (Party Doll; Hula Love; Rock Your Little Baby to Sleep) (born July 20, 1933 - died Feb. 14, 1999; age 65). Cause of death for Buddy Knox was lung cancer. (Buddy Knox 1957 Photo: Topps Gum Cards / Roulette Records | Wikimedia PD) Cindy Walker American Country Music Hall of Fame singer (When My Blue Moon Turns to Gold Again) & songwriter (You Don't Know Me; Dream Baby [How Long Must I Dream]; Distant Drums) (born July 20, 1918 - died Mar. 23, 2006; age 87). Cause of death for Cindy Walker is unknown.