Share Share Share May 10, 2017 May Birthdays Happy May 10th Birthday! If you were born on May 10, you share a birthday with these famous people: Barbara Taylor Bradford is 84 Octogenarian English-American senior citizen, writer, reporter, and best-selling novelist (A Woman of Substance; Hold the Dream; The Ravenscar Dynasty; Voice of the Heart; The Cavendon Women), born May 10, 1933. (Barbara Taylor Bradford 2009 Photo: Viva Vivanista | Flickr Some rights reserved) Taurean Blacque is 77 American actor on stage, TV (Hill Street Blues; Generations; Savannah), and movies (DeepStar Six; Fled), adoption spokesperson, and septuagenarian senior citizen born May 10, 1940. David Clennon is 74 Septuagenarian senior citizen and American actor on stage, TV (thirtysomething; Almost Perfect; The Agency), and movies (The Thing, Being There, Missing; Star 80; Falling in Love; Sweet Dreams; Legal Eagles) born May 10, 1943. Donovan Leitch is 71 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame member, Scottish guitar player, songwriter, and singer (Mellow Yellow; Sunshine Superman; Hurdy Gurdy Man; Jennifer Juniper), and septuagenarian senior born May 10, 1946. (Donovan 1965 Photo: Jac. de Nijs / Anefo, Nationaal Archief | Wikimedia CC 3.0) (Photo: Source Guillaume) Happy Birthday to everyone celebrating their birthday on May 10, 2017! And remembering Fred Astaire (nee Frederick Austerlitz) American choreographer, singer-dancer, and actor (Dancing Lady; Shall We Dance; Second Chorus; Holiday Inn; Easter Parade; Royal Wedding; The Band Wagon; Daddy Long Legs; Funny Face; Silk Stockings; The Amazing Dobermans) (born May 10, 1899 - died June 22, 1987; age 88). Fred Astaire died of pneumonia. (Fred Astaire Photo: Second Chorus 1940 Astor Pictures) Nancy Walker American actress on radio, stage, TV (Family Affair; McMillan and Wife; Rhoda; The Nancy Walker Show; True Colors), and movies (The World's Greatest Athlete; 40 Carats) (born May 10, 1922 - died Mar. 25, 1992; age 69). Nancy Walker died of lung cancer. (Nancy Walker 1970 Mary Tyler Moore Show Photo: CBS Television eBay | Wikimedia / PD) Gary Owens American announcer, comedian, voice actor, and commercial spokesperson on radio (The Gary Owens Special Report) and TV (Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In) (born May 10, 1934 - died Feb. 12, 2015; age 80). Cause of death for Gary Owens was type 1 diabetes complications. (Gary Owens 1982 Photo: Alan Light | Flickr Some rights reserved) Wayne Dyer American best-selling self-help author (Your Erroneous Zones), motivational speaker and counselor (born May 10, 1940 - died Aug. 29, 2015; age 75). Wayne Dyer had leukemia before he died from a heart attack. (Wayne Dyer 2009 Photo: Phil Konstantin | Wikimedia Commons / Public Domain) Monica Dickens English writer for magazines (Woman's Own), author of non-fiction books and fiction novels for adults (Cobbler's Dream; Kate and Emma; Mariana; My Turn to Make the Tea) and children (The House at World's End; Follyfoot; The Messenger); great-granddaughter of Charles Dickens (born May 10, 1915 - died December 25 1992; age 77). Cause of death for Monica Dickens is unknown.