Share Share Share May 9, 2017 May Birthdays Happy May 9th Birthday! If you were born on May 9, you share a birthday with these famous people: Albert Finney is 81 English actor on stage and movies (Tom Jones, Scrooge, Two for the Road, Annie, Miller's Crossing, Big Fish, The Bourne Ultimatum, Skyfall), and octogenarian senior citizen born May 9, 1936. (Albert Finney 1978 Photo: Historic Images - Lancashire photostream | Flickr Some rights reserved) Glenda Jackson is 81 Octogenarian English politician (MP from 1992-2015; Junior Transport Minister 1997-1999), Emmy and Academy Award-winning Actress (A Touch of Class; Women in Love; Sunday Bloody Sunday; Elizabeth R) born May 9, 1936. (Glenda Jackson 1971 Studio Publicity Photo: eBay | Wikimedia / PD) James L. Brooks is 77 Emmy and Academy Award-winning American screenwriter, producer, & director for TV (Room 222; The Mary Tyler Moore Show; The Simpsons), movies (Terms of Endearment; As Good as It Gets), and septuagenarian born May 9, 1940. (James L. Brooks 2007 Photo: Tim | Flickr SRR) Richie Furay is 73 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame American singer-songwriter and guitarist with Buffalo Springfield; Poco (Kind Woman); Souther Hillman Furay Band, pastor, and septuagenarian senior born May 9, 1944. (Richie Furay 2011 Photo: Shanna Lemke Richiefuray.com | Wikimedia / Free Art Licence) Candice Bergen is 71 Septuagenarian American senior citizen, former model, and Emmy Award-winning actress on TV (Murphy Brown; Boston Legal) and movies (Ghandi; Starting Over; The Sand Pebbles; Carnal Knowledge; Miss Congeniality) born May 9, 1946. (Candice Bergen 1988 Photo: Alan Light | Flickr CC 2.0) Billy Joel is 68 American Rock & Roll Hall of Fame pianist, singer-songwriter (Piano Man; She's Always a Woman; It's Still Rock and Roll to Me; Only The Good Die Young; Tell Her About It), and senior citizen born May 9, 1949. (Billy Joel 2009 Photo: David Shankbone | Flickr Some rights reserved) Alley Mills is 66 Senior citizen and American actress on TV (The Wonder Years; The Bold and the Beautiful; Yes, Dear; Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman; Hill Street Blues; Making the Grade; The Associates) born May 9, 1951. (Alley Mills 1989 Photo: Alan Light | Flickr Some rights reserved) (Photo: Joseph Gonzalez S) Happy Birthday to everyone celebrating their birthday on May 9, 2017! And remembering Mike Wallace American reporter, radio and TV newscaster (The CBS Morning News, 60 Minutes), announcer, commercial spokesman, game show panelist & host (The Big Surprise), and TV interviewer (The Mike Wallace Interview) (born May 9, 1918 - died Apr. 7, 2012; age 93). Mike Wallace died of natural causes. (Mike Wallace 1968 60 Minutes Photo: CBS Television eBay | Wikimedia / PD) Barbara Ann Scott (King) Canadian women's figure skating champion (1994-1946), Ladies European and World Figure Skating Champion (1947-1948), and 1948 Olympic ladies figures skating gold medalist (born May 9, 1928 - died Sept. 30, 2012; age 84). Cause of death for Barbara Ann Scott is unknown. (Barbara Ann Scott 1947 Photo: Frank Royal / Library Archives Canada | Flickr SRR) Hank Snow Canadian Country Music Hall of Fame singer and songwriter (The Golden Rocket; I've Been Everywhere; I'm Moving On; Hello Love; Let Me Go) (born May 9, 1914 - died December 20 1999; age 85). Cause of death for Hank Snow was heart failure. (Hank Snow 1970 Photo: RCA Records eBay | Wikimedia Commons / Public Domain) Richard Adams English author and fiction novelist (The Plague Dogs, Shardik, Watership Down) (born May 9, 1920 - died Dec. 24, 2016; age 96). Cause of death for Richard Adams was complications from a blood disorder. (Richard Adams 2008 Photo: AndrewRH | Wikimedia CC 3.0) Geraldine McEwan English comedic actress on stage, TV (Crime on Our Hands; The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie; Agatha Christie's Marple), and movies (Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves; Love's Labour's Lost; Vanity Fair; The Littlest Horse Thieves) (born May 9, 1932 - died Jan. 30, 2015; age 82). Geraldine McEwan had a stroke 3 months before her death. Joan Sims English comedic actress on TV, in the British Carry On comedy movies of the 1950s, 1960s, and 1970s, as well as other films (Carry On Nurse; Carry on Camping; Please Turn Over; Nurse on Wheels) (born May 9, 1930 - died June 27, 2001; age 71). Joan Sims died after complications from an operation; diabetes and COPD were contributing factors in her death. Barbara Woodhouse Irish-English author (No Bad Dogs), dog breeder and trainer, horse trainer, and BBC television personality (Training Dogs the Woodhouse Way) (born May 9, 1910 - died July 9, 1988; age 78). Cause of death for Barbara Woodhouse was a stroke.