June 5

Today's:

Birthdays


Adam Smith 1723 - Author


"Pancho" Villa (Francisco Villa, José Doroteo Arango Arámbula) - Mexican Revolutionary general


John Maynard Keynes 1883 - Economist


William Boyd (William Lawrence Boyd) 1895 - Actor


Dennis Gabor 1900 - Electrical engineer, inventor of holography


Eddie Joost 1916 - Baseball player


"Specs" Powell (Gordon "Specs" Powell) 1922 - Drummer


Bill Hayes (William "Bill" Foster Hayes III) 1925 - Actor


Tony Richardson (Cecil Antonio "Tony" Richardson) 1928 - Director, producer


Robert Lansing (Robert Howell Brown) 1929 - Actor


Jacques Demy 1931 - Filmmaker


Pete Jolly 1932 - Musician


Bill Moyers 1934 - Broadcast journalist


Spalding Gray 1941 - Actor, playwright, screenwriter


Floyd Butler 1941 - Musician (The Friends of Distinction)


Don Reid 1945 - Musician (The Statler Brothers)


Fred Stone 1946 - Musician (Sly & The Family Stone)


Laurie Anderson 1947 - Singer


Gail Davies 1948 - Country singer


Ken Follet 1949 - Author


Wayne Wood 1951 - Hockey player


Suze Orman (Susan Orman) 1951 - TV personality


Marva Jean Brooks 1954 - Wife of Muddy Waters


Nicko McBrain 1954 - Musician (Iron Maiden)


Kenny G. 1956 - Musician


Richard Butler 1956 - Musician (Psychedelic Furs)


Karen Sillas 1965 - Actress


Ron Livingston 1967 - Actor ("Band of Brothers," "Office Space")


Brian McKnight 1969 - Singer


Mark Wahlberg 1971 - Actor, singer (Marky Mark)


Chad Allen 1974 - Actor


P-Nut 1974 - Musician (311)


Torry Holt 1976 - Football player


Liza Weil 1977 - Actress ("The Gilmore Girls")


Pete Wentz 1979 - Musician (Fall Out Boy)


Seb Lefebvre 1981 - Musician (Simple Plan)


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