Happy April 17th Birthday!
If you were born on April 17, you share a birthday with these famous people:
Olivia Hussey is 66 (nee Olivia Osuna)
Argentinian-American actress on stage, TV (Jesus of Nazareth; The Last Days of Pompeii; It; Lonesome Dove) movies (Romeo and Juliet, Lost Horizon, Black Christmas, Death on the Nile), and senior citizen born Apr. 17, 1951. (Olivia Hussey 1974 Photo: eBay | Wikimedia Commons / Public Domain)
Happy Birthday to everyone celebrating their birthday on April 17, 2017!
James Last (nee Hans Last)
German musician, music arranger, James Last Orchestra big band leader (Greensleeves) composer (Happy Heart), TV performer (Star Parade) and recording artist (Theme from American Gigolo) born Apr. 17, 1929 – died June 9, 2015; age 86). Cause of death for James Last is unknown. (James Last 1970 Photo: Nationaal Archief | Wikimedia Commons CC 3.0)
American newspaper reporter (The Minneapolis Times), novelist (Tell Me About Women), and Emmy Award-winning broadcast news journalist (ABC, CBS), co-founder of 60 Minutes (born Apr. 17, 1923 – died Aug. 6, 1991; age 68). Harry Reasoner died after a fall and subsequent blood clot in the brain. (Harry Reasoner 1949 Photo: eBay | Wikimedia Commons / Public Domain)
Anne Shirley (nee Dawn Paris)
American child model and actress in movies from 1922-1944 (Riders of the Purple Sage; Anne of Green Gables; Three on a Match; Stella Dallas; A Man to Remember; Murder, My Sweet), also known as Dawn O’Day (born Apr. 17, 1918 – died July 4, 1993; age 75). Cause of death for Anne Shirley was lung cancer. (Anne Shirley 1940s Photo: Wikimedia Commons / PD)
American Rock & Roll Hall of Fame music publisher, songwriter, producer (Chairman, Calendar, Dimension, and Kirshner Records), talent manager (The Monkees, The Archies), TV host and producer (Don Kirshner’s Rock Concert) born Apr. 17, 1934. – died Jan. 17, 2011; age 76). Don Kirshner died of heart failure. (Don Kirshner 1974 Photo: Wikimedia Commons / PD)