Happy August 17th Birthday!
If you were born on August 17, you share a birthday with these famous people:
Robert De Niro is 74
Septuagenarian American senior and Academy Award-winning actor (Taxi Driver; Bang The Drum Slowly; The Godfather: Part II; Raging Bull; True Confessions; The Deer Hunter; Cape Fear; Meet the Fockers), born August 17, 1943. (Robert De Niro 1988 Photo: Roland Godefroy | Wikimedia CC 3.0)
Robert Joy is 66
Canadian actor on TV (CSI: NY; MDs; The National Dream: Building the Impossible Railway), movies (Desperately Seeking Susan; Harriet the Spy; Fallen; Sweet November), and senior citizen born August 17, 1951. (Robert Joy CSI: NY Poster Photo: Jamie Luther | Flickr Some rights reserved)
Guillermo Vilas is 65
Argentinian International Tennis Hall of Fame professional tennis player, 4-time Grand Slam winner (Australian Open 1978 & 1979; French Open 1977; US Open 1977), and 1974 Masters Grand Prix champion, born August 17, 1952. (Guillermo Vilas 1974 Photo: El Grafico | Wikimedia Commons / PD)
(Photo: Jonatan Pie)
Happy Birthday to everyone celebrating their birthday on August 17, 2017!
Maureen O’Hara (nee Maureen FitzSimons)
Irish-American movie actress (How Green Was My Valley; Sentimental Journey; The Black Swan; Miracle on 34th Street; Rio Grande; The Quiet Man; McLintock!; The Parent Trap; Mr. Hobbs Takes a Vacation) (born Aug. 17, 1920 – died Oct. 24, 2015; age 95). Maureen O’Hara died of natural causes. (Maureen O’Hara 1942 Photo: Photoplay | Wikimedia Commons / PD)
Mae West (nee Mary Jane West)
American singer, comedian, sex symbol, playwright (Diamond Lil), screenwriter and actress (I’m No Angel; My Little Chickadee; Klondike Annie; Every Day’s a Holiday; Belle of the Nineties; She Done Him Wrong) (born Aug. 17, 1893 – died Nov. 22, 1980; age 87). Mae West had a stroke 3 months before she died. (Mae West c. 1930s Photo: Lou | Flickr SRR)
Samuel Goldwyn (nee Szmuel Gelbfisz)
Polish-American movie producer, co-founder Famous Players-Lasky (Paramount), Goldwyn Pictures (MGM) & Samuel Goldwyn Productions (The Best Years of Our Lives; Guys and Dolls; Wuthering Heights; Arrowsmith) (born Aug. 17, 1882 – died Mar. 6, 1974; age 77). Cause of death for Samuel Goldwyn is unknown. (Samuel Goldwyn 1916 Photo: Wikimedia PD)