Happy August 2nd Birthday!
If you were born on August 2, you share a birthday with these famous people:
Nehemiah Persoff is 98
Nonagenarian Palestinian-American senior citizen and actor (Street of Sinners; Some Like It Hot; Green Mansions; Al Capone; The Comancheros; A Global Affair; Fate is the Hunter; Yentl; Voyage of the Damned), born August 2, 1919. (Nehemiah Persoff 1965 Seaway Screenshot)
André Gagnon is 81
French-Canadian classical-pop music arranger & composer for television and movies (The Pianist; Running; Phobia; The Hot Touch; Tell Me That You Love Me), and octogenarian senior citizen born August 2, 1936. (André Gagnon 2016 Photo: Asclepias | Wikimedia CC 3.0)
Kathy Lennon is 74
American septuagenarian senior, singer with The Lennon Sisters (Tonight, You Belong to Me; Sad Movies [Make Me Cry]; Scarlet Ribbons; Dominique), born August 2, 1943. (Kathy Lennon 1969 Jimmy Durante Presents the Lennon Sisters Photo: ABC TV | Wikimedia PD)
Joanna Cassidy is 72
American model, TV & movie actress (Buffalo Bill; Six Feet Under; Blade Runner; Club Paradise; Who Framed Roger Rabbit; Where the Heart Is; Dangerous Beauty; Chain Reaction), and septuagenarian senior citizen born August 2, 1945. (Joanna Cassidy 1974 Photo: WB | Wikimedia PD)
Kathryn Harrold is 67
American senior citizen and retired actress on TV (The Doctors; MacGruder and Loud; I’ll Fly Away; The Bronx Zoo; The Larry Sanders Show; Chicago Hope) and movies (Nightwing; The Hunter; Modern Romance; The Pursuit of D. B. Cooper; Yes, Giorgio; The Sender; Heartbreakers; Into the Night), born August 2, 1950.
(Photo: Jerry Charlton)
Happy Birthday to everyone celebrating their birthday on August 2, 2017!
Carroll O’Connor (nee John Carroll O’Connor)
Emmy Award-winning American actor on TV (All in the Family; Archie Bunker’s Place; In the Heat of the Night) and movies (Lad: A Dog; Hawaii; Marlowe; Kelly’s Heroes; Gideon) (born August 2, 1924 – died June 21, 2001; age 76). Cause of death for Carroll O’Connor was a heart attack. (Carroll O’Connor 1975 All in the Family Photo: CBS Television | Wikimedia PD)
Irish-English movie actor (Kidnapped; Lawrence of Arabia; Becket; Lord Jim; How to Steal a Million; The Lion in Winter; Goodbye, Mr. Chips; Murphy’s War; The Stunt Man; My Favorite Year) (born August 2, 1932 – died Mar. 6, 2013; age 77). Cause of death for Peter O’Toole is unknown. (Peter O’Toole 1962 Lawrence of Arabia Trailer Screenshot: Wikimedia Commons / PD)
Myrna Loy (nee Myrna Williams)
American movie actress (The Thin Man; Vanity Fair; The Great Ziegfeld, Libeled Lady; Too Hot to Handle; The Best Years of Our Lives; The Bachelor and the Bobby-Soxer; Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House; The Red Pony) (born August 2, 1905 – died Dec. 14, 1993; age 88). Myrna Loy died during surgery for an unknown illness. (Myrna Loy Photo: MGM | Wikimedia PD)
American actor on TV (Justice; Young Dr. Kildare; The Reporter) and in movies (Twelve O’Clock High: All About Eve; Another Man’s Poison; Decision Before Dawn; Clambake; Thieves) (born August 2, 1915 – died Mar. 5, 1990; age 74). Cause of death for Gary Merrill was lung cancer. (Gary Merrill 1953 A Blueprint for Murder Trailer Screenshot)
American horror movie and TV series actor, screenwriter, director, and producer (The Last House on the Left; The Hills Have Eyes; Nightmare on Elm Street; Freddy’s Nightmares; Scream; Red Eye) (born August 2, 1939 – died Aug. 30, 2015; age 76). Cause of death for Wes Craven was brain cancer. (Wes Craven 2010 Photo: Bob Berkian | Wikimedia CC 2.0)
Jack Warner (nee Jakob Wonsai)
Canadian-American co-founder and head of Warner Bros. Studios from 1910-1966 (Rin Tin Tin movies; The Jazz Singer; The Public Enemy; Yankee Doodle Dandy; Casablanca; Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?) (born August 2, 1892 – died Sept. 9, 1978; age 86). Jack Warner’s cause of death was heart inflammation. (Jack Warner 1955 Photo: Wikimedia Commons / PD)