Share Share Share June 20, 2017 June Birthdays Happy June 20th Birthday! If you were born on June 20, you share a birthday with these famous people: Martin Landau is 89 Academy Award-winning American actor on stage, TV (Mission: Impossible; Space: 1999) & movies (North by Northwest; Crimes and Misdemeanors: Ed Wood; Remember), and octogenarian senior born June 20, 1928. (Martin Landau 1968 Photo: CBS TV | Wikimedia / PD) Bonnie Bartlett is 88 American octogenarian senior citizen and Emmy Award-winning actress on TV (Love of Life; Little House on the Prairie; St. Elsewhere; Home Improvement; Boy Meets World; Once and Again; General Hospital) born June 20, 1929. (Bonnie Bartlett 1987 Photo: Alan Light | Flickr Some rights reserved) Olympia Dukakis is 86 Academy Award-winning American actress on stage, TV (Joan of Arc; Search for Tomorrow; Sinatra), movies (Moonstruck; Working Girl; Look Who's Talking Too; Steel Magnolias), and octogenarian senior born June 20, 1931. (Olympia Dukakis 2011 Photo: Canadian Film Centre | Flickr SRR) Brett Halsey is 84 (nee Charles Oliver Hand; aka Montgomery Ford) Octogenarian American senior citizen and actor on TV (The Young and the Restless; Follow the Sun; General Hospital; X-Men) & movies (Ma and Pa Kettle At Home; Return to Peyton Place; The Godfather: Part III) born June 20, 1933. (Brett Halsey 1961 Follow the Sun Screenshot: Public Domain) Danny Aiello is 84 American character actor in movies (Moonstruck; The January Man; Ruby; Bang the Drum Slowly; The Godfather: Part II; The Purple Rose of Cairo; Hudson Hawk), and octogenarian senior citizen born June 20, 1933. (Danny Aiello 1977 Photo: Ron Reagan | Wikimedia Commons / Public Domain) John Mahoney is 77 Septuagenarian English-American senior citizen, voice actor and actor on stage, TV (Frasier; Hot in Cleveland) and movies (The Manhattan Project; Tin Men; Suspect; Moonstruck; Frantic; Betrayed; Eight Men Out), born June 20, 1940. (John Mahoney 2016 Screenshot: Showbiz Nation Live | Vimeo / PD) Brian Wilson is 75 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame American music producer, musician, songwriter, and singer with the Beach Boys (Surfin' Safari; Little Deuce Coupe; Fun, Fun, Fun; Help Me Rhonda; Good Vibrations), and septuagenarian senior born June 20, 1942. (Brian Wilson 1965 Photo: Capitol Records | Wikimedia PD) John McCook is 73 Septuagenarian American senior citizen, actor on TV series and soap operas (The Bold and the Beautiful; The Young and the Restless; Mister Roberts; Romance Theatre; Robert Kennedy and his Times) born June 20, 1944. (John McCook 1979 Photo: Alan Light | Flickr Some rights reserved) Anne Murray is 72 Grammy Award-winning Canadian pop and Country Music Hall of Fame singer (Snowbird; Talk It Over in the Morning; Cotton Jenny; Danny's Song; A Love Song; You Needed Me; Could I Have This Dance) born June 20, 1945. (Anne Murray 1970s Photo: Fraser MacPherson & Anne Murray | Wikimedia CC 2.0) Candy Clark is 70 New septuagenarian senior citizen and American actress in movies (American Graffiti; The Big Sleep; The Man Who Fell to Earth; When You Comin' Back, Red Ryder?; More American Graffiti; Blue Thunder), born June 20, 1947. (Candy Clark 1973 American Graffiti Photo: LucasFilms | Wikimedia CC 4.0) Lionel Richie is 68 Grammy Award-winning American singer-songwriter (Endless Love; Truly: You Are; My Love; All Night Long; Hello; Stuck on You; Penny Lover; Say You, Say Me; Dancing on the Ceiling; Do It to Me) born June 20, 1949. (Lionel Richie 2012 Photo: Georges Biard | Wikimedia CC 3.0) John Goodman is 65 New senior citizen, and American actor on TV (Roseanne; Treme) and in movies (Sweet Dreams; The Big Easy; Sea of Love; Always; King Ralph; The Babe; Matinee; The Big Lebowski; Argo), born June 20, 1952. (John Goodman 1990 Photo: Alan Light | Flickr Some rights reserved) (Photo: Brooke Lark) Happy Birthday to everyone celebrating their birthday on June 20, 2017! And remembering Chet Atkins (nee Chester Atkins) Grammy Award-winning, Rock & Roll Hall of Fame American songwriter, music producer, singer, and musician (Mr. Sandman; Yakety Axe) (born June 20, 1924 - died June 30, 2001; age 77). Chet Atkins had cancer before he died. (Chet Atkins Photo: Gretsch Guitar News | Wikimedia Commons / Public Domain) Lillian Hellman Blacklisted American playwright (The Children's Hour; Watch on the Rhine; Toys in the Attic; The Autumn Garden) and screenwriter (The Little Foxes) (born June 20, 1905 - died Mar. 6, 1984; age 77). Cause of death for Lillian Hellman was a heart attack. (Lillian Hellman 1935 Photo: Hal Phyfe | Wikimedia Commons / Public Domain) Doris Hart American Grand Slam singles, doubles, and mixed doubles tennis champion, ranked Top Ten in the world 1946-1955 and #1 in 1951, inducted into International Tennis Hall of Fame (born June 20, 1925 - died May 29, 2015; age 89). Doris Hart's cause of death is unknown. (Doris Hart 1953 Photo: Harry Pot / Anefo | Wikimedia CC 3.0) Gail Patrick (nee Margaret LaVelle Fitzpatrick) American 1930s & 1940s movie actress (Death Takes a Holiday; My Man Godfrey; Stage Door; My Favorite Wife) and TV producer (Perry Mason) (born June 20, 1911 - died July 6, 1980; age 69). Cause of death for Gail Patrick was leukemia. (Gail Patrick 1936 Photo: Paramount Pictures | Wikimedia Commons / Public Domain) Lilian Jackson Braun American writer (Detroit Free Press) and mystery novelist (The Cat Who Could Read Backwards; The Cat Who Saw Red; The Cat Who Played Brahms; The Cat Who Talked Turkey) (born June 20, 1913 - died July 17, 2011; age 89). Lilian Jackson Braun died of a lung infection. Terence Young Chinese-English movie screenwriter (Hungry Hill; Valley of the Eagles) & director (Wait Until Dark; Dr. No; From Russia With Love; Thunderball; The Valachi Papers; Run For Your Life) (born June 20, 1915 - died Sept. 7, 1994; age 79). Cause of death for Terence Young was a heart attack.