Share Share Share May 13, 2017 May Birthdays Happy May 13th Birthday! If you were born on May 13, you share a birthday with these famous people: Roch Carrier is 80 New octogenarian senior citizen and French Canadian playwright, short story writer and novelist (The Hockey Sweater / Le chandail de hockey; La Guerre, Yes Sir!) born May 13, 1937. (Roch Carrier 2011 Photo: Asclepias | Wikimedia Commons CC 3.0) Zohra Lampert is 80 American actress on stage, TV (A Time to Live; The Girl With Something Extra; Doctor's Hospital; Where the Heart Is), film (Let's Scare Jessica to Death; Some Kind of a Nut), and new octogenarian senior citizen born May 13, 1937. (Zohra Lampert 1960 Photo: United Artists eBay | Wikimedia / PD) Buck Taylor is 79 (nee Walter Taylor III) Septuagenarian senior citizen, American western landscape & portrait painter, TV & movie actor (Gunsmoke; The Monroes; East of Eden; Dallas; Rectify; The Wild Angels; Cowboys & Aliens), born May 13, 1938. (Buck Taylor 2011 Photo: Vanessa Lua / Buck Taylor | Wikimedia CC 2.0) Harvey Keitel is 78 American actor on TV (Life on Mars) and movies (The Duellists; Blue Collar; Taxi Driver; Deathwatch; The Border; Wise Guys; The January Man; The Two Jakes, Reservoir Dogs;The Piano; Cop Land) born May 13, 1939. (Harvey Keitel 2009 Photo: Edwin L. Wriston, U.S. Marine Corps | Wikimedia / PD) Sam Anderson is 72 American actor on TV (Perfect Strangers; Angel; ER; Lost; Growing Pains; Picket Fences; Live Shot; Boston Common; Married to the Kellys; Justified) and movies (La Bamba; Forrest Gump) born May 13, 1945. (Sam Anderson 2006 Photo: fettster_uk | Flickr SRR) Franklyn Ajaye is 68 American musician, comedian, comedy writer, and actor in movies (Car Wash; Stir Crazy; The Jazz Singer; The Wrong Guys; The 'Burbs; Bridesmaids) and TV (Pirate Islands; Deadwood) born May 13, 1949. (Franklyn Ajaye 1975 Photo: A&M Records eBay | Wikimedia Commons / Public Domain) Stevie Wonder is 67 (nee Stevland Hardaway Judkins) American musician, Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter (Superstition;You Are the Sunshine of My Life; For Once in My Life; My Cherie Amour; Higher Ground) born May 13, 1950. (Stevie Wonder Photo: James Kriegsmann, William Morris Agency | Wikimedia PD) (Photo: Melissa Askew) Happy Birthday to everyone celebrating their birthday on May 13, 2017! And remembering Bea Arthur (nee Bernice Frankel) American animal rights activist, singer, Tony & Emmy Award-winning actress on stage, movies (Mame; For Better or Worse), and TV (Maude; Amanda's; The Golden Girls; Beggars and Choosers) (born May 13, 1922 - died Apr. 25, 2009; age 86). Cause of death for Bea Arthur was cancer. (Bea Arthur 1973 Maude Photo: CBS Television eBay | Wikimedia Commons / Public Domain) Daphne du Maurier English playwright, short story writer (The Birds; Don't Look Now) & historical romantic suspense novelist (Rebecca; Jamaica Inn; Frenchman's Creek; My Cousin Rachel) (born May 13, 1907 - died Apr. 19, 1989; age 81). Cause of death for Daphne du Maurier is unknown. (Daphne du Maurier 1930s Photo: The Chichester Partnership | Wikimedia / Free Use) Joe Louis (nee Joseph Louis Barrow) African-American world heavyweight champion boxer from 1937-1949, the "Brown Bomber"; defeated Max Baer, Billy Conn, Max Schmelling, James Braddock and others (born May 13, 1914 - died Apr. 12, 1981; age 66). Cause of death for Joe Louis was cardiac arrest. (Joe Louis Barrow 1945 U.S. Army Photo: U.S. Office of War Information | Wikimedia / PD) Tim Pigott-Smith English children's book author (The Baker Street Mysteries), actor on stage, TV (Winston Churchill: The Wilderness Years; Fame is the Spur; The Jewel in the Crown; 1914-1918) and movies (The Four Feathers; Quantum of Solace) (born May 13, 1946 - died Apr. 7, 2017; age 70).