Share Share Share May 12, 2017 May Birthdays Happy May 12th Birthday! If you were born on May 12, you share a birthday with these famous people: Burt Bacharach is 89 Octogenarian American senior citizen, pianist, singer, songwriter, and composer (The Look of Love; Raindrops Keep Fallin' on My Head; That's What Friends Are For; This Guy's in Love with You), born May 12, 1928. (Burt Bacharach 1972 Photo: ABC Television eBay | Wikimedia Commons / PD) Millie Perkins is 79 American model, actress in movies (The Diary of Anne Frank; Wild in the Country; Ensign Pulver), TV (Romance Theatre; A.D.; Elvis; Knots Landing; Any Day Now; The Young and the Restless), and septuagenarian senior citizen born May 12, 1938. (Millie Perkins 1959 Photo: Fritz Cohen CC3.0) Linda Dano is 74 (nee Linda Wildermuth) American Emmy Award-winning actress on TV soap operas (One Life to Live; As the World Turns; Another World; All My Children; General Hospital; Guiding Light, The Montefuscos), and senior citizen born May 12, 1943. (Linda Dano 1975 The Montefuscos Photo: NBC Television eBay | Wikimedia / PD) Steve Winwood is 69 English singer, guitar player, and keyboard player solo (Back in the High Life Again; Valerie; Higher Love), with Rock & Roll Hall of Fame band Traffic, and senior citizen born May 12, 1948. (Steve Winwood 1970 Photo: Rob Mieremet / Anefo / Nationaal Archief | Wikimedia Commons CC 3.0) Lindsay Crouse is 69 American senior citizen, actress on stage, movies (All the President's Men; Places in the Heart; Slap Shot; Iceman; The Verdict; Prefontaine; The Insider) and TV (Buffy the Vampire Slayer; Law & Order: Special Victims Unit) born May 12, 1948. Bruce Boxleitner is 67 Senior citizen, American writer (Frontier Earth), model, actor on TV (How the West Was Won; Bring 'Em Back Alive; Scarecrow and Mrs. King; Babylon 5; Cedar Cove) and movies (The Baltimore Bullet; TRON), born May 12, 1950. (Bruce Boxleitner 2011 Photo Cropped: Gage Skidmore | Flickr SRR) Gabriel Byrne is 67 Irish writer, director, producer, narrator, and actor in movies (Hello Again; A Soldier's Tale; Miller's Crossing; Little Women; The Usual Suspects; The Man in the Iron Mask), TV (In Treatment), and senior citizen born May 12, 1950. (Gabriel Byrne 2010 Photo: Ian Smith / Wikimedia CC 2.0) Billy Squier is 67 American senior citizen, musician, guitar player, singer, and songwriter (The Stroke; In the Dark; Rock Me Tonite: Lonely is the Night; Everybody Wants You; Emotions in Motion) (born May 12, 1950. (Billy Squier My Kinda Lover Album Cover Photo: John Voorhees | Flickr Some rights reserved) (Photo: Source Unknown) Happy Birthday to everyone celebrating their birthday on May 12, 2017! And remembering Katharine Hepburn Academy Award-winning American actress of stage, TV, & movies (Morning Glory; The Philadelphia Story; Bringing Up Baby; The African Queen; The Lion in Winter; On Golden Pond) (born May 12, 1907 - died June 29, 2003; age 96). Katharine Hepburn's cause of death is unknown. (Katharine Hepburn 1940s Photo: MGM eBay | Wikimedia / PD) George Carlin American writer, comedian, Grammy Award-winning stand-up comic and actor on radio, stage, TV (Shining Time Station; The George Carlin Show), and movies (Outrageous Fortune; The Prince of Tides; Car Wash) (born May 12, 1937 - died June 22, 2008; age 71). George Carlin died of heart failure. (George Carlin circa 1997 Photo: Alex Lozupone | Wikimedia CC 3.0) Farley Mowat Canadian environmentalist & author (The People of the Deer, Never Cry Wolf, Lost in the Barrens, Owls in the Family) (born May 12, 1921 - died May 6, 2014; age 92). Farley Mowat died of unknown causes. (Farley Mowat 1959 The Atlantic Ad Photo: Jamie | Flickr SRR) Yogi Berra American Baseball Hall of Fame catcher, American League MVP, coach, and manager (New York Yankees, New York Mets, Houston Astros) (born May 12, 1925 - died Sept. 22, 2015; age 90). Yogi Berra died of natural causes. (Yogi Berra 1953 Bowman Gum Baseball Card Photo: Heritage Auctions | Wikimedia Commons / Public Domain) Mary Kay Ash American entrepreneur and founder of Mary Kay Cosmetics (born May 12, 1918 - died November 22, 2001; age 83). Cause of death for Mary Kay Ash is unknown. (Mary Kay Ash Photo: LizaKoz | Wikimedia Commons CC 4.0) Tom Snyder American reporter and news anchor on radio and TV (The Tom Snyder Show), TV talk show host (Tomorrow with Tom Snyder; The Late Late Show with Tom Snyder) (born May 12, 1936 - died July 29, 2007; age 71). Tom Snyder died of complications from chronic lymphocytic leukemia. (Tom Snyder 1977 Photo: NBC Television eBay | Wikimedia / PD) Leslie Charteris Chinese-English-American screenwriter (Midnight Club), thriller novelist and creator of the Simon Templar / The Saint character (Meet the Tiger, Enter the Saint) (born May 12, 1907 - died Apr. 15, 1993; age 85). Cause of death for Leslie Charteris is unknown. (Leslie Charteris The Saint in London Book Cover Photo:Jeremy Crawshaw | Flickr SRR) Wilfrid Hyde-White English character actor on stage, radio (The Men from the Ministry), TV (Peyton Place), and movies (Carry On Nurse; In Search of the Castaways; My Fair Lady; The Toy); (born May 12, 1903 - died May 6 1991; age 87). Cause of death for Wilfrid Hyde-White was heart failure.