October Birthdays

October 6th Birthdays

If you were born on October 6th, you share a birthday with these famous people:

ellen travolta 77, ellen travolta 2004, american actress, 1970s movies, grease, human experiements, 1970s television sitcoms, welcome back kotter frog day afternoon, makin it dorothy manucci, eischied janine, 1980s tv shows, joanie loves chachi louisa arcola delvecchio, happy days louisa arcola delvecchio, charles in charge lillian, 1990s television series, the single guy mrs cordova, 1990s tv soap operas, general hospital gloria cerullo, 1990s movies, mel, the basket, 2000s films, italian ties, lonely hearts, waitin to live, falling up, 2010s movies, mistrust, older sister of john travolta, sister of joey travolta, sister margaret travolta, married jack bannon 1983, septuagenarian birthdays, senior citizen birthdays, 60 plus birthdays, 55 plus birthdays, 50 plus birthdays, over age 50 birthdays, age 50 and above birthdays, celebrity birthdays, famous people birthdays, october 6th birthdays, born october 6 1940Ellen Travolta is 78

Septuagenarian American actress of TV (Lillian on Charles in Charge; Louisa Arcola Delvecchio on Joanie Loves Chachi & Happy Days; Gloria Cerullo on General Hospital; Makin' It; Welcome Back, Kotter), movies (Grease), born October 6, 1940. (Ellen Travolta 2004 Photo: Tracy Hunter)

britt ekland birthday, nee britt marie eklund, britt ekland 1972, swedish actress, 1960s movies, the happy thieves, the commandant, after the fox, the bobo, the double man, too many thieves, the night they raided minskys, machine gun maccain, stiletto, the conspirators, 1970s movies, the year of the cannibals, tintomara, get carter, percy, a time for loving, asylum, endless night, what the peeper saw, baxter, the wicker man, the ultimate thrill, the man with the golden gun, royal flash, high velocity, some like it cool, slavers, king solomons treasure, 1980s movies, the monster club, satans mistress, entrapment, erotic images, doctor yes the hyannis affair, love scenes, fraternity vacation, moon in scorpio, scandal, beverly hills vamp, cold heat, 1990s movies, the children, 2000s television series, im a celebrity get me out of here now, loose women, svenska hollywoodfruar, married peter sellers 1964, divorced peter sellers 1968, girlfriend rod stewart, girlfriend lou adler, married slim jim phantom 1984, divorced slim jim phantom 1992, mother of victoria sellers, septuagenarian birthdays, senior citizen birthdays, 60 plus birthdays, 55 plus birthdays, 50 plus birthdays, over age 50 birthdays, age 50 and above birthdays, celebrity birthdays, famous people birthdays, october 6th birthdays, born october 6 1942Britt Ekland is 76 (nee Britt-Marie Eklund)

Swedish former Bond Girl, actress of TV and movies (The Man with the Golden Gun; The Bobo; The Night They Raided Minsky's; The Wicker Man; What the Peeper Saw; Get Carter; Entrapment; Stiletto), and septuagenarian born October 6, 1942. (Britt Ekland 1972 Photo: Allan Warren)

michael durrell birthday, nee sylvester salvatore ciraulo, michael durrell 1980, american character actor, 1960s television series, 1960s tv soap operas, guiding light peter wexler, 1970s movies, thank god its friday, 1970s tv shows, kojak guest star, the tony randall show guest star, 1970s daytime television serials, search for tomorrow mike kaslo, the dark secret of harvest home ty barth, barney miller guest star, mrs columbo sergeant caplan, 1980s films, the american success company, access code, 1980s television shows, nobodys perfect lt vince de gennaro, soap f peter haversham, im a big girl now walter douglas, quincy me guest star, shannon lt rudy maraga, romance theatre christian, v robert maxwell, v the final battle robert maxwell, v the series robert maxwell, alice nicholas stone, remington steele donald piper, dynasty sgt landers, hill street blues joe furillo, 1980s tv soaps, santa barbara alex nikolas, cagney and lacey guest star, 1990s movies, defending your life, sister act, 1990s tv series, matlock da lloyd burgess, secrets victor sabachelli, cbs schoolbreak special guest star, renegade guest star, beverly hills 90210 dr john martin, 2000s films, bald, 2000s television series, desperate housewives mr katzburg, 2010s movies, barry munday, septuagenarian birthdays, senior citizen birthdays, 60 plus birthdays, 55 plus birthdays, 50 plus birthdays, over age 50 birthdays, age 50 and above birthdays, celebrity birthdays, famous people birthdays, october 6th birthdays, born october 6 1943Michael Durrell is 75 (nee Sylvester Salvatore Ciraulo)

American septuagenarian actor of stage, TV (Alex Nikolas on Santa Barbara; Peter Wexler on Guiding Light; Mike Kaslo on Search for Tomorrow; Beverly Hills, 90210; Matlock; Hill Street Blues; V: The Final Battle; Soap; Desperate Housewives; Alice), born October 6, 1943. (Michael Durrell 1980 Photo: ABC)

millie small birthday, nee millicent dolly may small, millie small 1964, jamaican singer, 1960s hit singles, 1960s hit pop songs, my boy lollipop, sweet william, bloodshot eyes, my street, what am i living for, chilly kisses, see you later alligator, songwriter, bluebeat singer, reggae music, ska, peter asher relationship, septuagenarian birthdays, senior citizen birthdays, 60 plus birthdays, 55 plus birthdays, 50 plus birthdays, over age 50 birthdays, age 50 and above birthdays, baby boomer birthdays, zoomer birthdays, celebrity birthdays, famous people birthdays, october 6th birthdays, born october 6 1946Millie Small is 72 (nee Millicent Dolly May Small)

Jamaican songwriter, reggae, ska, & bluebeat singer (My Boy Lollipop; Sweet William; Bloodshot Eyes; What Am I Living For; My Street; Chilly Kisses; See You Later, Alligator), and septuagenarian born October 6, 1946. (Millie Small 1964 Photo: Harry Pot / Nationaal Archief)

bob weir birthday, nee robert hall parber, bob weir 1976, american rock guitarist, songwriter, lead singer, 1960s rock bands, founding member the grateful dead, 1970s hit rock songs, uncle johns band, truckin, sugar magnolia, 1980s hit rock singles, alabama getaway, touch of grey, dire wolf, hell in a bucket, throwing stones, foolish heart, rock and roll hall of fame, septuagenarian birthdays, senior citizen birthdays, 60 plus birthdays, 55 plus birthdays, 50 plus birthdays, over age 50 birthdays, age 50 and above birthdays, baby boomer birthdays, zoomer birthdays, celebrity birthdays, famous people birthdays, october 6th birthdays, born october 6 1947Bob Weir is 71 (nee Robert Hall Parber)

Rock & Roll Hall of Fame septuagenarian American guitarist, songwriter, lead singer and founding member of the Grateful Dead (Sugar Magnolia; Touch of Grey; Truckin' Hell in a Bucket; Throwing Stones), born October 6, 1947. (Bob Weir 1976 The Grateful Dead Photo: David Gans)7

klaus dibiasi 70, klaus dibiasi 1964, italian platform diver, olympic games diver, 1964 tokyo olympics, 10m platform diving silver medalist, 1968 mexico city olympics, gold medal 10m platform diving, silver medal springboard diving, 1972 munich olympic games, 1976 montreal olympic games, 1973 10m platform diving world champion 1975, septuagenarian birthdays, senior citizen birthdays, 60 plus birthdays, 55 plus birthdays, 50 plus birthdays, over age 50 birthdays, age 50 and above birthdays, baby boomer birthdays, zoomer birthdays, celebrity birthdays, famous people birthdays, october 6th birthdays, born october 6 1947Klaus Dibiasi is 71

Italian 4-time Olympic 10m platform diving medalist (1964 Tokyo silver; 1968 Mexico City, 1972 Munich & 1976 Montreal gold), 2-time 10m platform diving World Champion (1973 & 1975), and septuagenarian born October 6, 1947. (Klaus Dibiasi 1964 Photo: Mario De Biasi / Mondadori Publishers)

kevin cronin birthday, nee kevin patrick cronin, kevin cronin 2008, american musician, rhythm guitarist, songwriter, lead singer, 1980s rock bands, reo speedwagon singer, 1980s hit rock songs, keep on loving you, take it on the run, don't let him go, in your letter, keep the fire burnin, i do wanna know, cant fight this feeling, one lonely night, senior citizen birthdays, 60 plus birthdays, 55 plus birthdays, 50 plus birthdays, over age 50 birthdays, age 50 and above birthdays, baby boomer birthdays, zoomer birthdays, celebrity birthdays, famous people birthdays, october 6th birthdays, born october 6 1951Kevin Cronin is 67

American rhythm guitarist, songwriter, lead singer of REO Speedwagon (Keep on Loving You; Take it on the Run; Can't Fight This Feeling; Don't Let Him Go; Keep the Fire Burnin'; One Lonely Night), and senior born October 6, 1951. (Kevin Cronin 2008 Photo: David Shankbone)

joseph finder birthday, joseph finder 2011, american thriller writer, espionage books, suspense mystery author, nick heller thrillers, vanished, buried secrets, plan b, good and valuable consideration, guilty minds, the moscow club, extraordinary powers, the zero hour, high crimes, paranoia, company man, killer instinct, power play, suspicion, the fixer, the switch, red carpet, 60 plus birthdays, 55 plus birthdays, 50 plus birthdays, over age 50 birthdays, age 50 and above birthdays, baby boomer birthdays, zoomer birthdays, celebrity birthdays, famous people birthdays, october 6th birthdays, born october 6 1958Joseph Finder is 60

Sixty-plus American suspense, espionage, & psychological thriller author, created of the Nick Heller character and series (Vanished; High Crimes; Paranoia; Power Play; Company Man; Killer Instinct; Buried Secrets; The Zero Hour), born October 6, 1958. (Joseph Finder 2011 Photo: ECLamb

Jeff Trachta is 58  (aka Jeff Tracta)

Fifty-five-plus American singer, stand-up comedian, impressionist, and actor of TV (Thorne Forrester on The Bold and the Beautiful; Hunter Beldon on Loving) and movies (Interlocked: Thrilled to Death), born October 6, 1960.

elisabeth shue birthday, nee elisabeth judson shue, elisabeth shue 2009, american actress, 1980s movies, somewhere tomorrow, the karate kid, link, adventures in babysitting, cocktail, back to the future part ii, 1980s television series, call to glory jackie sarnac, 1990s films, back to the future part iii, the marrying man, soapdish, twenty bucks, heart and souls, radio inside, the underneath, leaving las vegas, the trigger effect, the saint, deconstructing harry, palmetto, cousin bette, molly, 2000s movies, hollow man, leo, mysterious skin, hide and seek, dreamer inspired by a true story, gracie, first born, hamlet 2, don mckay, 2000s tv shows, curb your enthusiasm virginia, 2010s films, piranha 3d, janie jones, waking madison, hope springs, house at the end of the stree, chasing mavericks, behaving badly, battle of the sexes, death wish, 2010s television shows, csi crime scene investigation julie finlay, married davis guggenheim 1994, sister of andrew shue, 50 plus birthdays, over age 50 birthdays, age 50 and above birthdays, baby boomer birthdays, zoomer birthdays, celebrity birthdays, famous people birthdays, october 6th birthdays, born october 6 1963Elisabeth Shue is 55

American 55+ actress of TV (Julie Finlay on CSI: Crime Scene Investigation; Call to Glory) and movies (Adventures in Babysitting; Cocktail; Leaving Las Vegas; The Karate Kid; Soapdish; Back to the Future Part II & III; The Marrying Man; Hollow Manborn October 6, 1963. (Elisabeth Shue 2009 Photo: David Shankbone)

tom jager birthday, nee thomas michael jager, tom jager 2010s, american competitive swimmer, 1988 seoul korea olympic games 50m freestyle gold, mens 50 metre freestyle gold medal olympians, 1992 barcelona olympics mens 50m freestyle gold, 1980s united states national open champion 1990s, freestyle swimming world records, international swimming hall of fame, american university swimming coaches, 50 plus birthdays, over age 50 birthdays, age 50 and above birthdays, baby boomer birthdays, zoomer birthdays, celebrity birthdays, famous people birthdays, october 6th birthdays, born october 6 1964Tom Jager is 54 (nee Thomas Michael Jager)

International Swimming Hall of Fame fifty-plus American 2-time 50m freestyle swimming World Champion (1986, 1991), 7-time Olympic medalist (50m freestyle gold 1988 Seoul & 1992 Barcelona; 5x relay gold), born October 6, 1964. (Tom Jager Photo: Used by permission of WSU Athletics)

jimmie johnson birthday, nee jimmie kenneth johnson, jimmie johnson 2009, american professional race car driving, 2000s monster energy nascar cup series champion 2010s, 2006 daytona 500 winner 2013, 1998 asa national tour rookie of the year, 2009 associated press male athlete of the year, 2000s driver of the year 2010s, 50 plus birthdays, over age 50 birthdays, age 50 and above birthdays, generation x birthdays, celebrity birthdays, famous people birthdays, october 6th birthdays, born october 6 1966Jimmie Johnson is 52

American 50+ professional race car driver, 7-time NASCAR champion (Monster Energy Cup Series 2006-2010, 2013 & 2016), Daytona 500 winner, 1998 ASA National Tour Rookie of the Year, 2009 Associated Press Male Athlete of the Year, born October 6, 1966. (Jimmie Johnson 2009 Photo: Pete Souza)

seniors birthdays, older adult birthdays, 50 plus birthdays, 55 plus birthdays, 60 plus birthdays, generation x birthdays, baby boomer birthdays, zoomer birthdays, happy birthday, senior citizens, centenarian, nonagenarian, octogenarian, septuagenarian, senior celebrity birthdays, famous people birthdays, remembering, in memory of, memorial, birthday card, birthdays on this day, kenya africa scenery, nature scenery, wild african birds, flamingos, marabou storks, white breasted cormorants, lake elementaita kenya(Marabou stork, white breasted cormorants & flamingos, Kenya Photo: © Marilyn McGrath)

Happy Birthday to everyone celebrating their birthday on October 6th!

And remembering

janet gaynor birthday, janet gaynor 1937, nee laura augusta gainor, american actress, 1920s movie star, 1920s movies, silent movies, the johnstown flood, the shamrock handicap, the blue eagle, the midnight kiss, the return of peter grimm, 7th heaven, academy awards, two girls wanted, sunrise, street angel, 4 devils, lucky star, happy days, christina, sunnyside up, 1930s movies, high society blues, the man who came back, daddy long legs, merely mary ann, delicious, the first year, tess of the storm country, state fair, adorable, paddy the next best thing, carolina, change of heart, servants entrance, one more spring, the farmer takes a wife, small town girl, ladies in love, a star is born, the young in heart, three loves has nancy, 1950s movies, bernardine, married paul gregory 1964, friends mary martin, septuagenarian birthdays, senior citizen birthdays, 60 plus birthdays, 55 plus birthdays, 50 plus birthdays, over age 50 birthdays, age 50 and above birthdays, celebrity birthdays, famous people birthdays, october 6th birthdays, born october 6 1906, died september 14 1984, celebrity deathsJanet Gaynor (nee Laura Augusta Gainor)

Academy Award-winning American actress of stage and movies (Sunrise; 7th Heaven; Street Angel; A Star is Born; Daddy Long Legs; Tess of the Storm Country; State Fair; Ladies in Love; Carolina; Bernardine; The First Year) (born Oct. 6, 1906 - died Sept. 14, 1984; age 77). Janet Gaynor had a serious car accident 2 years before she died. (Janet Gaynor 1937 A Star is Born Screenshot)

thor heyerdahl birthday, thor heyerdahl 1955, norwegian explorer, archaeologist, author, adventurer, kontiki 1947 expedition, sailed across pacific ocean, ra papyrus boat, ra ii papyruss boat, atlantic ocean crossing 1970, octogenarian birthdays, senior citizen birthdays, 60 plus birthdays, 55 plus birthdays, 50 plus birthdays, over age 50 birthdays, age 50 and above birthdays, celebrity birthdays, famous people birthdays, october 6th birthdays, born october 6 1914, died april 18 2002, celebrity deathsThor Heyerdahl

Norwegian author, archaeologist, explorer, and adventurer (sailed 8,000 km across the Pacific Ocean on the Kon-Tiki raft in 1947; sailed across the Atlantic Ocean on the Ra II papyrus reed boat in 1970) (born Oct. 6, 1914 - died Apr. 18, 2002; age 87). Cause of death for Thor Heyerdahl is unknown. (Thor Heyerdahl 1955 Photo: Bjorn Fjortoft / National Archives of Norway)

jerome cowan birthday, nee jerome palmer cowan, jerome cowan 1946, american actor, 1930s movies, beloved enemy, you only live once, shall we dance, new faces of 1937, vogues of 1938, the hurricane, the goldwyn follies, theres always a woman, the saint strikes back, east side of heaven, exile express, the gracie allen murder case, she married a cop, the old maid, the great victor herbert, 1940s movies, wolf of new york, castle on the hudson, framed, ma hes making eyes at me, torrid zone, ciry for conquest, the quarterback, meet the wildcat, street of memories, melody ranch, victory, high sierra, the roundup, the great lie, affectionately yours, singapore woman, too many blondes, out of the fog, kisses for breakfast, rags to riches, kiss the boys goodbye, one foot in heaven, the maltese falcon, the bugle sounds, a gentleman at heart, mr and mrs north, frisco lil, the girl from alaska, moontide, thru different eyes, joan of ozark, street of chance, who done it, no place for a lady, ladies day, silver spurs, hiya sailor, find the blackmailer, the song of bernadette, sing a jingle, mr skeffington, south of dixie, minstrel man, crime by night, guest in the house, fog island, the crime doctors strangest case, the crime doctors courage, gi honeymoon, blonde ransom, the jungle captive, hitchhike to happiness, divorce, getting gerties garter, one way to love, my reputation, deadline at dawn, claudia and david, the kid from brooklyn, murder in the music hall, night in paradise, one exciting week, deadline for murder, mr ace, flight to nowhere, blondie knows best, the perfect marriage, the unfaithful, blondies holiday, miracle on n34th street, riff raff, cry wolf, driftwood, blondie in the dough, dangerous years, blondies anniversary, arthur takes over, so this is new york, blondies reward, wallflower, night has a thousand eyes, june bride, blondies secret, blondies big deal, the fountainhead, the girl from jones beach, scene of the crime, blondie hits the jackpot, 1950s movies, 1950s television series, not for publications collins, the web, valiant lady frank emerson, the tab hunter show, the tycoon, septuagenarian birthdays, senior citizen birthdays, 60 plus birthdays, 55 plus birthdays, 50 plus birthdays, over age 50 birthdays, age 50 and above birthdays, celebrity birthdays, famous people birthdays, october 6th birthdays, born october 6 1897, died january 24 1972, celebrity deathsJerome Cowan

American actor of stage, TV (The Tycoon; The Tab Hunter Show, Valiant Lady), and movies (The Maltese Falcon; Miracle on 34th Street; Find the Blackmailer; Rags to Riches; Blondie films; The Fountainhead; The Gnome-Mobile; Pocketful of Miracles) (born Oct. 6, 1897 - died Jan. 24, 1972; age 74). Cause of death for Jerome Cowan is unknown. (Jerome Cowan 1946 Mr. Ace Screenshot)

helen wills birthday, helen wills 1932, aka helen newington wills, married names helen moody, helen roark, american tennis player, world number 1 tennis player, ladies tennis player, 1930s top ten tennis players, international tennis hall of fame, 1920s grand slam womens tennis winners 1930s, 1920s grand slam doubles winners 1930s, 1920s french open womens singles winners 1930s, 1920s wimbledon womens singles winners 1930s, 1920s us open womens singles winners 1930s, 1930 french open grand slam womens doubles winners 1932, 1929 wimbledon grand slam mixed doubles winners, 1924 us open grand slam mixed doubles winners 1928, nonagenarian birthdays, senior citizen birthdays, 60 plus birthdays, 55 plus birthdays, 50 plus birthdays, over age 50 birthdays, age 50 and above birthdays, celebrity birthdays, famous people birthdays, october 6th birthdays, born october 6 1905, died january 1 1998, celebrity deathsHelen Wills Moody-Roark (aka Helen Newington Wills)

International Tennis Hall of Fame American tennis player, World No. 1 ranked women's tennis player (1927-1933, 1934, 1938) with 19 Grand Slam singles wins, and artist (born Oct. 6, 1905 - died Jan. 1, 1998; age 92). Helen Wills died of natural causes. (Helen Wills Moody 1932 Photo: Agence de presse Meurisse)

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Anita Hamilton

Baby boomer Anita Hamilton has always been interested in the "real people" stories behind the characters that create and inhabit the world of music, books, movies, television shows, current events, history, etc. A lifelong love of research (ok, nosiness) and writing, combined with a loving and supportive family and 3 mini-dachshund minions, keeps her busy.

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