Share Share Share October 9, 2017 October Birthdays October 9th Birthdays If you were born on October 9th, you share a birthday with these famous people: Joe Pepitone is 77 Septuagenarian American senior citizen, retired MLB All-Star, 3x Golden Glove first baseman and center fielder (New York Yankees; Chicago Cubs; Houston Astros; Atlanta Braves), born October 9, 1940. (Joe Pepitone 2009 Photo: Mark Rosal | Flickr SRR) Jeannie C. Riley is 76 (nee Jeanne Carolyn Stephenson) American gospel and country music singer (Harper Valley PTA; Good Enough to Be Your Wife; The Girl Most Likely; There Never Was a Time; Oh, Singer; Country Girl; Give Myself a Party) born October 9, 1945. (Jeannie C. Riley 1969 Photo: Plantation Records / Paul Perry Management | Wikimedia PD) Jackson Browne is 69 (nee Clyde Jackson Browne) Senior citizen, Rock & Roll Hall of Fame German-American musican, singer & songwriter (Running on Empty; Doctor My Eyes; Boulevard; Somebody's Baby; Take it Easy; Shadow Dream Song; Stay), & environmental activist born October 9, 1948. (Jackson Browne 1977 Photo: Wikimedia PD) Robert Wuhl is 66 American comedian, screenwriter & actor on TV (Arliss; The Last Don; Hollywood Squares), movies (Batman; Good Morning, Vietnam; Bull Durham; Batman; Cobb; The Bodyguard; Open Season), and senior citizen born October 9, 1951. (Robert Wuhl 2012 Photo: Stefan Krasowski | Flickr SRR) (Photo: Joe Neric) Happy Birthday to everyone celebrating their birthday on October 9th, 2017! And remembering Edward Andrews American comedic character actor of stage, TV (Broadside), and movies (Hot Summer Night; Sixteen Candles; The Trouble with Girls; Tea and Sympathy; Elmer Gantry; Son of Flubber; How to Frame a Figg ) (born Oct. 9, 1914 - died Mar. 8, 1985; age 70). Cause of death for Edward Andrews was a heart attack. (Edward Andrews 1973 Photo: CBS Television | Wikimedia PD) Alistair Sim Scottish actor on stage, TV (Misleading Cases) & in movies (A Christmas Carol; Royal Flash; The Millionairess; School for Scoundrels; Blue Murder at St. Trinians; The Doctors Dilemma; An Inspector Calls) (born Oct. 9, 1900 - died Aug. 19, 1976; age 75. Alistair Sim died of lung cancer. (Alistair Sim 1951 A Christmas Carol Screenshot) Hank Patterson (nee Elmer Calvin Patterson) American vaudeville pianist, character actor in western movies & on TV (Fred Ziffel on Petticoat Junction, Green Acres & The Beverly Hillbillies; Gunsmoke; Death Valley Days; Have Gun - Will Travel) (born Oct. 9, 1888 - died Aug. 23, 1975; age 86). Cause of death for Hank Patterson was bronchial pneumonia. (Hank Patterson 1963 Petticoat Junction Screenshot) Fyvush Finkel (nee Philip Finkel) Emmy Award-winning American actor in Yiddish theatre, on TV (Picket Fences; Boston Public; Fantasy Island) and in movies (Brighton Beach Memoirs; Nixon; The Crew; Game Day ) (born Oct. 9, 1922 - died Aug. 14, 2016; age 93). Cause of death for Fyvush Finkel was a heart attack. (Fyvush Finkel 1994 Photo: Alan Light | Flickr Some rights reserved) Belva Plain Jewish-American short story writer, novelist and author (Evergreen; Tapestry; Heartwood; Harvest; Random Winds; Eden Burning; Whispers; Secrecy; Promises; Homecoming; Her Father's House) (born Oct. 9, 1915 - died Oct. 12, 2010; age 95). Cause of death for Belva Plain is unknown.