April 6

Today's:

Birthdays


Raphael Santi 1483 - Artist


Rose Schneiderman 1882 - U.S. women’s rights activist


Lowell Thomas 1892 - Broadcaster, journalist


"Pappy" Wade Ray 1913 - Country musician, entertainer ("Grand Ol' Opry")


Herb Thomas 1923 - NASCAR auto racer


Mimi Benzell 1924 - Opera singer


Dorothy Donegan 1924 - Jazz pianist


Gerry Mulligan 1927 - Jazz musician, composer


Joi Lansing (Joyce Wassmansdoff) 1928 - Actress ("Easter Parade", "Singin’ in the Rain")


André (Ludwig) Previn 1929 - Pianist, composer of film scores ("Gigi", "Porgy and Bess"), conductor


Ivan Dixon 1931 - Actor ("Hogan's Heroes"), director, producer


Merle Haggard 1937 - Country musician, songwriter


Billy Dee (December) Williams 1937 - Actor ("Brian's Song", "The Return of the Jedi", "Batman")


Roy Thinnes 1938 - Actor ("The Invaders", "Outer Limits")


Philip Austin 1941 - Comedian and writer


Barry Levinson 1942 - Director, producer


Marty (Martin William) Pattin 1943 - Baseball pitcher


John Stax 1944 - Musician (The Pretty Things)


John Huarte 1944 - Football player


John Ratzenberger 1947 - Actor ("Cheers")


Bert (Rik Aalbert) Blyleven 1951 - Baseball pitcher


Marilu Henner 1952 - Actress ("Taxi", "Evening Shade", "Cannonball Run 2")


Janet Lynn (Nowicki) 1953 - Figure skater, Olympic bronze medalist


Michael Rooker 1955 - Actor (TV: "The Walking Dead")


Warren Haynes 1960 - Musician (Gov't Mule, The Allman Brothers)


Frank Black 1965 - Singer, musician (The Pixies)


Vince Flynn 1966 - Author


Paul Rudd (Paul Stephen Rudd) 1969 - Actor ("Friends")


Ari Meyers 1970 - Actress ("Author! Author!", "Kate & Allie")


Jason Hervey 1972 - Actor ("The Wonder Years", "Back to the Future")


Markku Lappalainen 1973 - Musician (Hoobastank)


Zach Braff 1975 - Actor ("Scrubs")


Candace Cameron Bure 1976 - Actress ("Full House")


Bret Harrison 1982 - Actor ("Grounded for Life")


Rick Cosnett 1983 - Actor (TV: "The Flash")
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