Happy August 10 Birthday!
If you were born on August 1, you share a birthday with these famous people:
Ronnie Spector is 74 (nee Veronica Bennett)
Septuagenarian American lead singer with 1960s Grammy and Rock & Roll Hall of Fame girl group The Ronettes (Be My Baby; Baby, I Love You; Walking in the Rain [The Best Part of] Breakin’ Up), born August 10, 1943. (Ronnie Spector 1971 Photo: Apple Records | Wikimedia Commons / Public Domain)
James Reynolds is 71
American former U. S. Marines Vietnam battlefield reporter, actor on stage, movies, and TV (Days of Our Lives; Generations; Time Express), and septuagenarian senior citizen born August 10, 1946. (James Reynolds Photo: Lesley Bohm | Wikimedia CC 3.0)
Ian Anderson is 70
Scottish septuagenarian senior citizen, musician (flute, guitar), and lead singer-songwriter of Jethro Tull (Aqualung; Living in the Past; Bungle in the Jungle; Locomotive Breath, Hymn 43; Sweet Dream; Life is a Long Song), born August 10, 1947. (Ian Anderson 1977 Photo: NBC Television | Wikimedia PD)
Rémy Girard is 67
French Canadian actor on TV (Les Boys; Scoop series; InSecurity) and in movies (The Barbarian Invasions; Jesus of Montreal; The Rocket; Blades of Glory; Incendies; The Revolving Doors; Les Boys films), and senior citizen born August 10, 1950.
Daniel Hugh Kelly is 65
New senior citizen and American actor on TV (Hardcastle and McCormick; All My Children; Murder Ink; Ryan’s Hope; Chicago Story; Second Noah; Ponderosa; As the World Turns) and movies (Nowhere to Hide; Someone to Watch Over Me; Star Trek: Insurrection; American Gun) born August 10, 1952.
(Photo: Paul Louis Prove)
Happy Birthday to everyone celebrating their birthday on August 10, 2017!
Noah Beery Jr.
American actor on TV (The Rockford Files; Circus Boy; Hondo; The Yellow Rose) & movies (Stormy; Tailspin Tommy; Of Mice and Men; Sergeant York; The Daltons Ride Again; Red River; Inherit the Wind) (born Aug. 10, 1913 – died Nov. 1, 1994; age 81). Cause of death for Noah Beery Jr. was a cerebral thrombosis. (Noah Beery Jr. 1966 Lassie “Danger Mountain” Screenshot)
Jack Haley (nee John Joseph Haley Jr.)
American 1930s & 1940s movie actor (The Wizard of Oz; Here Comes the Groom; Pigskin Parade; Mister Cinderella; Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm; Alexander’s Ragtime Band; Moon Over Miami; One Body Too Many; Navy Blues) (born Aug. 10, 1897 – died June 6, 1979; age 81). Jack Haley died of a heart attack. (Jack Haley 1970 Photo: NBC Television | WikimediaPD)
Blacklisted American director, TV & movie actor (My Friend Flicka; Kidnapped; Wake of the Red Witch; Singing Guns; Rawhide; In Cold Blood; The Boston Strangler; True Grit; Bird on a Wire) and acting teacher (born Aug. 10, 1914 – died Aug. 16, 2002; age 88). Cause of death for Jeff Corey was complications from a fall. (Jeff Corey 1950 Singing Guns Screenshot)
American movie actress (Outcasts of Black Mesa; Abbott and Costello Go to Mars; Sabrina; Cry Vengeance; Francis in the Navy; My Man Godfrey; Houseboat; Some Came Running; The Carpetbaggers; The Sons of Katie Elder) (born Aug. 10, 1924 – died May 31, 2014; age 89). Martha Hyer died of natural causes. (Martha Hyer 1954 Sabrina Photo: Wikimedia PD)
American singer (Wish You Were Here; Oh My Pa-Pa; I Need You Now), 1950s teen idol & TV variety show host (Coke Time with Eddie Fisher; The Eddie Fisher Show) movie actor (Bundle of Joy; Butterfield 8) (born Aug. 10, 1928 – died Sept. 22, 2010; age 82). Eddie Fisher died of complications from hip surgery. (Eddie Fisher 1960s Photo: Wikimedia PD)
American fim producer, director and actor (Like Father, Like Son; The Born Losers, Billy Jack movie and sequels; Tea and Sympathy; South Pacific; Gidget; Tall Story; The Big Sleep) (born Aug. 10, 1931 – died Dec. 12, 2013; age 82). Cause of death for Tom Laughlin was pneumonia and Alzheimer’s Disease complications. (Tom Laughlin 1978 Photo: Wikimedia PD)
American co-founder of the Jimmy Dean Sausage Company, country music singer (Big Bad John; PT-109; Bumming Around), TV host (The Jimmy Dean Show), and actor (Daniel Boone; Diamonds Are Forever) (born Aug. 10, 1928 – died June 13, 2010; age 81). Cause of death for Jimmy Dean is unknown. (Jimmy Dean 1968 Daniel Boone Screenshot)
Dr. Hugo Eckener
German editor and journalist (Frankfurter Zeitung), WWI airship pilot instructor, anti-Nazi Commander of the Graf Zeppelin and the first to achieve an airship flight around the world (1929) (born Aug. 10, 1868 – died Aug. 14, 1954; age 86). Cause of death for Hugo Eckener is unknown. (Hugo Eckener 1924 Photo: Wikimedia Commons / Public Domain)
Leo Fender (nee Clarence Leonidas Fender)
American Rock & Roll Hall of Fame founder of Fender Electric Instrument Manufacturing Company, inventor of music amplifiers and guitars (Fender Telecaster; Fender Stratocaster; Fender Precision Bass) (born Aug. 10, 1909 – died Mar. 21, 1991; age 81). Leo Fender had Parkinson’s Disease before he died. (Leo Fender Guitar Factory Photo: Mr. Littlehand | Wikimedia CC 2.0)