Share Share Share September 5, 2017 September Birthdays Happy September 5th Birthday! If you were born on September 5, you share a birthday with these famous people: Bob Newhart is 88 Octogenarian American senior, Grammy and Emmy Award-winning stand-up comedian (The Button-Down Mind of Bob Newhart), TV & movie actor (The Bob Newhart Show; Newhart; Bob; Hell is For Heroes; Catch-22), born September 5, 1929. (Bob Newhart 1962 What's My Line? Screenshot) Carol Lawrence is 85 American Tony Award-winning actress on stage (West Side Story), actress on TV (Valley of the Dolls; General Hospital; The Mighty Mouse Playhouse; Mr. and Mrs. Dracula) and in movies (A View From the Bridge; Amore!) born September 5, 1932. (Carol Lawrence Photo: GE Corporation | Wikimedia PD) William Devane is 78 American septuagenarian, TV & movie actor (Knots Landing; From Here to Eternity; 24; Live Another Day; The Grinder; Jesse Stone TV movies; Marathon Man; Family Plot; Yanks; Space Cowboys) born September 5, 1939. (William Devane 1974 The Missiles of October Photo: ABC | Wikimedia PD) George Lazenby is 78 Australian movie & TV actor (On Her Majesty's Secret Service; Star of Jaipur; Universal Soldier; Who Saw Her Die?; General Hospital; Rituals), and septuagenarian born September 5, 1939. (George Lazenby 1969 On Her Majesty's Secret Service Album Illustration Photo: Johan Oomen | Flickr SRR) Raquel Welch is 77 (nee Jo Raquel Tejada) Septuagenarian senior, American model, singer, sex symbol (Playboy), actress on TV & in movies (One Million Years B.C.; Fantastic Voyage; Bandolero!; 100 Rifles; The Three Musketeers), born September 5, 1940. (Raquel Welch 1975 Saturday Night Live Photo: NBC TV | Wikimedia PD) Rod Arrants is 73 American actor on TV (Another World; For Richer, for Poorer; Days of Our Lives; Search for Tomorrow; The Young and the Restless), movies (Ape; Vamping; Dark Planet), and septuagenarian senior citizen born September 5, 1944. (Rod Arrants c. 1980 Photo: KingKongKuddy | Wikimedia CC 3.0) Al Stewart is 72 Scottish folk-rock singer, songwriter (Year of the Cat; Time Passages; Song on the Radio; Midnight Rocks; On the Border) and septuagenarian senior citizen born September 5, 1945. (Al Stewart 2006 Photo: Regina S | Wikimedia Commons / Public Domain) Loudon Wainwright III is 71 American septuagenarian, Grammy Award-winning folk singer-songwriter (Dead Skunk), TV & movie composer, actor (Undeclared; M*A*S*H; Knocked Up; The Slugger's Wife; Elizabethtown) born September 5, 1946. (Loudon Wainwright III 2006 Photo: Carl Lender | Wikimedia CC 3.0) Dennis Dugan is 71 American director, actor on TV (Richie Brockelman, Private Eye; Empire; Shadow Chasers) and in movies (Parenthood; Can't Buy Me Love; She's Having a Baby; Happy Gilmore; The Howling), and septuagenarian senior citizen born September 5, 1946. Cathy Guisewite is 67 American senior citizen, former advertising executive, Cathy cartoonist and comic strip creator (1976-2010), Emmy Award-winning TV movie screenwriter (Cathy's Valentine; Cathy's Last Resort; Cathy) born September 5, 1950. (Cathy Guisewite 1987 Photo: Alan Light | Flickr Some rights reserved) Michael Keaton is 66 (nee Michael John Douglas) American TV & movie actor (Mr. Mom; Beetlejuice; Clean and Sober; Batman movies; Pacific Heights; The Paper; RoboCop; Birdman; Desperate Measures; First Daughter; Jack Frost), and senior citizen born September 5, 1951. (Michael Keaton 2002 Photo: Georges Biard | Wikimedia CC 3.0) (Photo: Alden Skeie) Happy Birthday to everyone celebrating their birthday on September 5, 2017! And remembering Frank Shuster Canadian comedian with partner Johnny Wayne in the Canadian Army during WWII on stage & radio, on TV (The Wayne and Shuster Hour; The Wayne & Shuster Show; The Ed Sullivan Show) (born Sept. 5, 1916 - died Jan. 13, 2002; age 85). Cause of death for Frank Shuster was pneumonia. (Frank Shuster c. 1939-1945 Photo: Ken Bell / DoD Canada | Wikimedia PD) John Stewart American folk musician (banjo & guitar), songwriter (Daydream Believer), and singer solo (Gold) and with The Kingston Trio from 1961-1967 (Where Have All the Flowers Gone?; Greenback Dollar) (born Sept. 5, 1939 - died Jan. 19, 2008; age 68). John Stewart had Alzheimer's Disease and died of a brain aneurism. (John Stewart 1961 The Gertrude Berg Show Screenshot) Frank Yerby African-American best-selling historical and romance novelist (The Foxes of Harrow; The Saracen Blade; Fair Oaks; Goat Song; Judas, My Brother; The Dahomean; Floodtide; The Fixens; The Golden Hawk) (born Sept. 5, 1916 - died July 17, 1991; age 89). Cause of death for Frank Yerby was congestive heart failure.