June 13th Birthdays
If you were born on June 13th you share a birthday with these famous people:
Bob McGrath is 86 (nee Robert Emmet McGrath)
American children's author, musician, singer (Sing Me a Story), & actor of TV (Bob on Sesame Street; Sing Along With Mitch; Show of Hearts), movies (Follow That Bird; The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland), and septuagenarian born June 13, 1932. (Bob McGrath 1970 Meet Bob McGrath Photo:TV Scout)
Siegfried Fischbacher is 79
Retired septuagenarian German-American exotic animal (white lions & tigers) magician of Las Vegas stages (Mirage), movies, & TV (Father of the Pride; The Art of Magic; Siegfried and Roy: The Magic Box), born June 13, 1939. (Siegfried Fischbacher 1984 Photo: Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous)
Malcolm McDowell is 75 (nee Malcolm John Taylor)
English septuagenarian actor of TV (Mozart in the Jungle; Heroes; Entourage; Franklin & Bash; The Mentalist) & movies (A Clockwork Orange; Royal Flash; Voyage of the Damned; Time After Time; Star Trek: Generations; Cat People) born June 13, 1943. (Malcolm McDowell 1979 Time After Time Trailer)
Dennis Locorriere is 69
American singer, songwriter, and founding member of rock group Dr. Hook & the Medicine Show (Sylvia's Mother; The Cover of Rolling Stone; Sharing the Night Together; Only Sixteen; When You're in Love with a Beautiful Woman), and senior born June 13, 1949. (Dr Hook - Dennis Locorriere - A Little Bit More)
Richard Thomas is 67
American actor of movies and TV (John-Boy on The Waltons; Frank Gaad on The Americans; The Adventures of Swiss Family Robinson; The Edge of Night; As the World Turns; From These Roots; Just Cause), and senior born June 13, 1951. (Richard Thomas 1965 Seaway Screenshot)
Stellan Skarsgård is 67
Swedish senior, and movie actor (Good Will Hunting; Amistad; Ronin; The Glass House, Pirates of the Caribbean films; Mamma Mia!; The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo; The Hunt for Red October; Deep Blue Sea; Avengers; Thor) born June 13, 1951. (Stellan Skarsgård 2009 Photo: Jonas Nilsson / Daniel Case)
Mike Weaver is 67 (nee Michael Dwayne Weaver; "Hercules")
Retired American professional boxer, WBA heavyweight title holder (1980-1982), formerly a sparring partner for Muhammad Ali & Ken Norton, US Marine Corps Vietnam veteran, and senior citizen born June 13, 1951. (Mike Weaver 1985 Photo: HBO)
Tim Allen is 65
American senior, stand-up comedian, producer, screenwriter, & actor of TV (Tim Taylor on Home Improvement; Mike Baxter on Last Man Standing) and movies (The Santa Clause films; Galaxy Quest; Wild Hogs; Meet Wally Sparks; Toy Story movies), born June 13, 1953. (Tim Allen 1993 Photo: Alan Light)
Bo Donaldson is 64
Sixty-plus American songwriter, singer, and founding member of Bo Donaldson and the Heywoods (Billy Don't Be a Hero; Who Do You Think You Are; The Heartbreak Kid; Our Last Song Together), born June 13, 1954.
Ally Sheedy is 56 (nee Alexandra Elizabeth Sheedy)
American "Brat Pack" 55+ actress of stage, movies (Maid to Order; Betsy's Wedding; St. Elmo's Fire; The Breakfast Club; WarGames; Oxford Blues; Only the Lonely), TV (Psych), & author (She Was Nice to Mice), born June 13, 1962. (Ally Sheedy 2003 Photo: Anders Krusberg / Peabody Awards)
(Photo: OC Gonzalez via Unsplash)
Happy Birthday to everyone celebrating their birthday on June 13th!
Ben Johnson (nee Ben Johnson Jr.; "Son")
World champion American rodeo cowboy, stunt double, and Academy Award-winning actor (Rio Grande; Wild Stallion; War Drums; The Rare Breed; Fort Bowie; The Undefeated; The Last Picture Show; Chisum; Breakheart Pass; Grayeagle) (born June 13, 1918 - died Apr. 8, 1996; age 77). Ben Johnson died of a heart attack. (Ben Johnson 1950 Wagon Master Photo: RKO Radio)
Basil Rathbone (nee Philip St. John Basil Rathbone)
South African-English Shakespearean actor of stage, TV, and movies (The School for Scandal; David Copperfield; The Hound of the Baskervilles; The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, Frenchman's Creek; We're No Angels) (born June 13, 1892 - died July 17, 1967; age 75). Basil Rathbone died of a heart attack. (Basil Rathbone 1939 The Hound of the Baskervilles)
Mary Wickes (nee Mary Isabella Wickenhauser)
American actress of TV (The Halls of Ivy; Make Room for Daddy; Doc; Father Dowling Mysteries) and movies (White Christmas; The Trouble With Angels; Sister Act; Too Much Johnson; On Moonlight Bay) (born June 13, 1910 - died Oct. 22, 1995; age 85). Mary Wickes had breast cancer before dying of complications from surgery. (Mary Wickes 1975 Doc Photo: CBS Television)
John Forbes Nash Jr.
1994 Economic Sciences Nobel Prize-winning American mathematician (game theory; partial differential equations; differential geometry; Nash-Moser theorem), inspiration for the book and movie A Beautiful Mind (2001) born June 13, 1928 - died May 23, 2015; age 86). John Forbes Nash Jr. was killed in a car crash. (John Forbes Nash Jr. 2006 Photo: Elke Wetzig / Elya)
Finnish Olympic athlete who set middle and long-distance world records, winner of 9 Olympic gold medals (1920 - 10k, Indiv. & Team cross country; 1924 Paris - 1500m, 5000m, Indivi. & Team Cross country, 3000m Team; 1928 - 10k), (born June 13, 1897 - died Oct. 2, 1973; age 76). Paavo Nurmi had a heart attack and stroke before he died. (Paavo Nurmi 1924 Photo)
Red Grange (nee Harold Edward Grange; "The Galloping Ghost")
American charter member of both the College and Pro Football Halls of Fame, NFL football halfback player (Chicago Bears; New York Yankees), 3-time All American (1923, 1934, 1925) and NFL 1920s All-Decade Team (born June 13, 1903 - died Jan. 28, 1991; age 87). Red Grange had Parkinson's Disease the year before he died. ( Harold Grange 1925 Photo: LoC)
American actor of stage, TV (The Hollywood Squares; Uncle Arthur on Bewitched; Donny and Marie; The Paul Lynde Show; The New Temperatures Rising Show), and movies (Bye Bye Birdie; The Glass Bottom Boat; For Those Who Think Young; Charlotte's Web) (born June 13, 1926 - died Jan. 11, 1982; age 55). Paul Lynde died of a heart attack. (Paul Lynde 1970 Photo)
Dorothy Leigh Sayers
English poet, translator (Dante's Divine Comedy), and crime fiction mystery novelist, creator of the Lord Peter Wimsey character (Whose Body?; Clouds of Witness; Unnatural Death; Strong Poison; The Floating Admiral; Murder Must Advertise) (born June 13, 1893 – died Dec. 17, 1957; age 64). Dorothy Sayers died of a coronary thrombosis.
American radio broadcaster, music DJ, MLB baseball sports radio broadcaster "Voice of the Toronto Blue Jays" from 1977-2004, and broadcast team member for ABC Sports (1980 and 1984 Winter Olympics) (born June 13, 1939- died Oct. 9, 2005; age 66). Tom Cheek had a brain tumor before he died.
Bobby Freeman (nee Robert Thomas Freeman)
American record producer, songwriter, R&B and soul singer of the Top 5 hit singles Do You Want to Dance (1958) and C'mon and Swim (1964) (born June 13, 1940 - died Jan. 23, 2017 age 76). Bobby Freeman died of natural causes.
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