Happy January 6th Birthday!
If you were born on January 6, you share a birthday with these famous seniors:
Septuagenarian senior citizen Canadian, equestrian/horseman (Big Ben), Show Jumping World Cup winner and Olympic silver medalist, and member of the Canadian Sports Hall of Fame born Jan. 6, 1947.
(Ian Millar and Big Ben Photo: Pinterest | tetleyphoto.com)
American Agatha Award-winning mystery novelist (Claire Malloy series, Maggody/Arly Hanks series, Theo Bloomer Mystery series), and senior citizen born Jan. 6, 1949.
(Joan Hess and Ford Photo: goodreads)
American blues harmonica/harp player, solo artist and lead singer-songwriter for the Fabulous Thunderbirds (Tuff Enuff, Wrap It Up), and new senior citizen born Jan. 6, 1951.
(Kim Wilson Photo: Poor House Bistro)
(Photo: Dreamy Pixel)
Happy Birthday to everyone celebrating their birthday on January 6, 2016!
Emmy and Academy Award-winning American actress in radio, TV (The Loretta Young Show) and movies (The Farmer’s Daughter, Christmas Eve) nee Gretchen Young (born Jan. 6, 1913 – Aug. 12, 2000; age 87). Cause of death for Loretta Young was ovarian cancer. (Loretta Young Photo: Pinterest)
American singer, actress on television (One Day at a Time, Match Game) and stage/Broadway (Applause), and director (The Munsters Today) (born Jan. 6, 1944 – died Mar. 1, 2013; age 69). Cause of death for Bonnie Franklin was pancreatic cancer. (Bonnie Franklin Photo: Pinterest)
American Grammy Award-winning country and bluegrass musician and banjo player (The Ballad of Jed Clampett, Foggy Mountain Breakdown) and Country Music Hall of Famer (born Jan. 6, 1924 – died Mar. 28, 2012; age 88). Cause of death for Earl Scruggs was natural causes. (Earl Scruggs Photo: Amazon)
Hungarian-American acrobat, speed skater, champion bodybuilder (1955 Mr. Universe), and actor (Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter?) (born Jan. 6, 1926 – died Sept. 14, 2006; age 80). Cause of death for Mickey Hargitay was multiple myeloma. (Mickey Hargitay Photo: Pinterest)
American professor, editor, playwright, and National Book Critics Circle Award-winning novelist (Ragtime, Billy Bathgate) (born Jan. 6, 1931 – died July 21, 2015; age 84). Cause of death for E. L. Doctorow was lung cancer. (E. L. Doctorow Photo: goodreads)
American producer (The Dick Van Dyke Show), comedian, singer, and actor on radio, TV (Make Room for Daddy/The Danny Thomas Show) and movies (The Jazz Singer), and founder of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital (born Jan. 6, 1912 – died Feb. 6, 1991; age 79). Cause of death for Danny Thomas was heart failure.