Share Share Share May 7, 2017 May Birthdays Happy May 7th Birthday! If you were born on May 7, you share a birthday with these famous people: Roger Perry is 84 Octogenarian American senior citizen and actor on TV (Harrigan and Son; Arrest and Trial; The Facts of Life; Falcon Crest) and movies (The Flying Fontaines; Follow the Boys; The Thing with Two Heads), born May 7, 1933. (Roger Perry 1960 Harrigan and Son Photo: ABC TV eBay | Wikimedia / PD) Robin Strasser is 72 (nee Robin Victory in Europe Strasser) American actress, primarily on TV soap operas (The Secret Storm; Somerset; Another World; Knots Landing; All My Children; Passions; One Life to Live), and septuagenarian senior citizen born May 7, 1945. (Robin Strasser 1971 Photo: NBC Television eBay | Wikimedia Commons / Public Domain) (Photo: Rafael Leao) Happy Birthday to everyone celebrating their birthday on May 7, 2017! And remembering Darren McGavin American actor on stage, TV (Kolchak: The Night Stalker; Riverboat; Mike Hammer; Crime Photographer), and movies (A Christmas Story; Billy Madison; Captain America; Airport '77; ) (born May 7, 1922 - died Feb. 25, 2006; age 83). Darren McGavin died of cardiovascular disease. (Darren McGavin Photo: Kolchak: The Night Stalker 1972 ABC/MGM movie | IA PD) Gabby Hayes (nee George Hayes) American actor in western movies (The Cariboo Trail; Return of the Bad Men; My Pal Trigger; Wild Horse Mesa; Blue Steel; Rainbow Valley), host of The Gabby Hayes Show (born May 7, 1885 - died Feb. 9, 1969; age 83). Gabby Hayes had cardiovascular disease before he died. (Gabby Hayes 1953 Photo: NBC TV | Wikimedia / PD) Teresa Brewer (nee Theresa Breuer) American singer (Music! Music! Music!; Till I Waltz Again with You; I Love Mickey; You Send Me; Have You Ever Been Lonely?), dancer-actress (Those Redheads from Seattle) (born May 7, 1931 - died Oct. 17, 2007; age 76). Teresa Brewer died of a neuromuscular disease. (Teresa Brewer Photo: Those Redheads from Seattle 1953 Paramount Pictures movie trailer / PD) Johnny Unitas American NFL quarterback, 4-time NFL MVP, football player for the Baltimore Colts and San Diego Chargers, Pro Football Hall of Fame member (born May 7, 1933 - died Sept. 11, 2002; age 69). Cause of death for Johnny Unitas was a heart attack. (Johnny Unitas 1967 Photo: Malcolm W. Emmons / The Sporting News | Wikimedia / PD) Edwin Land American scientist and inventor of the Polaroid instant camera, filters for polarizing light, co-founder of the Polaroid Corporation (born May 7, 1909- died Mar. 1, 1991; age 81). Cause of death for Edwin Land is unknown. (Edwin Land 1958 Photo: Kirk Olson | Flickr Some rights reserved) John Ingle Retired American teacher, actor on TV (General Hospital; Days of Our Lives; Big Love; The Drew Carey Show; The Land Before Time) (born May 7, 1928 - died Sept. 16, 2012; age 84). John Ingle had cancer before his death. Marvin Mitchelson American pioneering "palimony" lawyer for celebrity clients (Michelle Triola, Zsa Zsa Gabor, Joan Collins, Bianca Jagger, Lesley-Anne Down) later disbarred and jailed for unpaid taxes (born May 7, 1928 - died Sept. 18, 2004; age 76). Cause of death for Marvin Mitchelson was cancer.