Happy April 1st Birthday!
If you were born on April 1, you share a birthday with these famous people:
Jane Powell is 88 (nee Suzanne Burce)
American singer, dancer and actress on stage and in movies (Seven Brides for Seven Brothers, Royal Wedding, Three Sailors and a Lady, Two Weeks with Love, A Date With Judy, Athena), and octogenarian senior citizen born Apr. 1, 1929. (Jane Powell 1948 A Date With Judy Photo: MGM | Wikimedia / PD)
Rudolph Isley is 78
American singer for Rock and Roll Hall of Fame group The Isley Brothers (Shout Part 1; This Old Heart of Mine; It’s Your Thing; I Turned You On; Love the One You’re With; That Lady; Fight the Power), born Apr. 1, 1939. (Ronald Isley 1969 Photo: T-Neck Records, Billboard | Wikimedia / PD)
Octogenarian American senior citizen, singer, writer and actor on TV (Bob Hastings on As The World Turns for 40+ years; The Edge of Night, Captain Video and His Video Rangers) born Apr. 1, 1934. (Don Hastings Photo: YouTube | As The World Turns 1999)
American author, model, animal rights activist, and actress in movies (Goodbye Columbus, Love Story, The Getaway, Players), on stage and TV (The Winds of War, Dynasty) and septuagenarian senior citizen born Apr. 1, 1939. (Ali MacGraw Photo: YouTube | Love Story 1970)
American MLB right fielder and first baseman (Montreal Expos, New York Mets, Detroit Tigers, Texas Rangers), member of the Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame, and septuagenarian senior citizen born Apr. 1, 1944. (Rusty Staub Photo: YouTube | Past Meets Present 2012)
Jamaican senior citizen, Rock & Roll Hall of Fame ska and reggae singer and musician (Reggae Nights, Hakuna Matata, Wonderful World Beautiful People) and actor in movies (The Harder They Come, Club Paradise) born Apr. 1, 1948. (Jimmy Cliff Photo: YouTube | Midem of Cannes 1970)
American singer-songwriter, dancer, and actress on TV (Nash Bridges, The Huntress, Smallville, Halt and Catch Fire) and in movies (48 Hrs., Superman III, King of the Gypsies), and new senior citizen born Apr. 1, 1952. (Annette O’Toole Photo: YouTube | Superman III 1983)
Happy Birthday to everyone celebrating their birthday on April 1, 2017!
American actress (My Six Loves, Singin’ in the Rain, Tammy and the Bachelor, How the West was Won, The Unsinkable Molly Brown) (born Apr. 1, 1932 – died Dec. 28, 2016; age 84). Cause of death for Debbie Reynolds was a stroke. (Debbie Reynolds Photo: YouTube | My Six Loves 1963)
American character actor on TV (WKRP in Cincinnati, Lou Grant, Soap, Growing Pains) and movies (A Dog’s Tale) (born Apr. 1, 1932 – died Sept. 22, 2003; age 71). Gordon Jump died from respiratory failure after suffering from pulmonary fibrosis. (Gordon Jump Photo: YouTube | WKRP in Cincinnati 1981)
Japanese actor in movies (Seven Samurai, Inchon!, 1941, Winter Kills, Midway, Paper Tiger) and on TV (Shōgun) (born Apr. 1, 1920 – died Dec. 24, 1997; age 77). Cause of death for Toshiro Mifune was multiple organ failure. ( Photo: YouTube | Shōgun)
Tony and Emmy Award-winning American actor (Advise and Consent, From the Terrace, Bachelor Party) (born Apr. 1, 1928 – died Oct. 2, 2007; age 79). Cause of death for George Grizzard was complications from lung cancer. (George Grizzard Photo: YouTube | Bachelor Party 1984)
American-Irish Science Fiction Hall of Fame sci-fi and fantasy novelist (The White Dragon, Dragonriders of Pern series; Crystal Singer trilogy) (born Apr. 1, 1926 – died Nov. 21, 2011; age 85). Anne McCaffrey died of a stroke. (Anne McCaffrey Photo: YouTube | BBC2 Time Out of Mind 1979)
Canadian Hockey Hall of Fame NHL defenceman with the Montreal Canadiens. (born Apr. 1, 1921 – died Mar. 15, 2008; age 86). Cause of death for Ken Reardon is unknown.
(Ken Reardon Photo: Pinterest)