Happy May 8th Birthday!
If you were born on May 8, you share a birthday with these famous people:
Sir David Attenborough is 91
English naturalist, writer, BAFTA-winning BBC TV host, narrator, and TV documentary filmmaker (Life on Earth; The Living Planet; The Private Life of Plants), born May 8, 1926. (David Attenborough 2007 Photo: Johann Edwin Heupel | Flickr Some rights reserved)
Toni Tennille is 77 (nee Cathryn Antoinette Tennille)
American musician, songwriter and singer with Grammy Award-winning duo Captain & Tennille (Love Will Keep Us Together; Muskrat Love; Do That To Me One More Time), and septuagenarian senior citizen born May 8, 1940. (Toni Tennille 1976 Photo: ABC Television eBay | Wikimedia / PD)
Philip Bailey is 66
American senior citizen, musician, songwriter, and Grammy Award-winning singer solo (Easy Lover/Phil Collins duet) and with Rock & Roll Hall of Fame band Earth, Wind & Fire (Devotion; Fantasy; I’ve Had Enough) born May 8, 1951. (Philip Bailey 1982 Photo: Chris Hakkens / Flickr | Wikimedia CC 2.0)
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Happy Birthday to everyone celebrating their birthday on May 8, 2017!
American author, stand-up comedian, Emmy Award-winning actor and voice actor in movies (Kelly’s Heroes; Toy Story movies) and TV (C.P.O. Sharkey; Dean Martin Celebrity Roasts; The Don Rickles Show), (born May 8, 1926 – died Apr. 6, 2017; age 90). Cause of death for Don Rickles was kidney failure. (Don Rickles 1972 Photo: eBay | Wikimedia / PD)
American reporter for The Washington Post, speechwriter for President Lyndon B. Johnson, TV editor for Newsweek, fiction novelist and screenwriter (Jaws, The Deep, The Island) (born May 8, 1940 – died Feb. 11, 2006; age 65). Peter Benchley died of complications from pulmonary fibrosis. (Peter Benchley Jaws Paperback 1975 Photo: Roger Kastel | Wikimedia / PD)