Happy August 6th Birthday!
If you were born on August 6, you share a birthday with these famous people:
Piers Anthony is 83 (nee Piers Anthony Dillingham Jacob)
English-American fantasy and science fiction author of the Xanth series (A Spell for Chameleon) and over 160 novels and series (Jason Striker; Apprentice Adept; Incarnations of Immortality; Bio of a Space Tyrant), born August 6, 1934.
Peter Bonerz is 79
American TV director (Murphy Brown; Home Improvement; Good Morning, Miami; The Bob Newhart Show; E/R), actor (The Bob Newhart Show; Nine to Five; Catch-22), and septuagenarian senior citizen born August 6, 1938. (Peter Bonerz 1973 The Bob Newhart Show: CBS TV | Wikimedia PD)
Louise Sorel is 77 (nee Louise Cohen)
American septuagenarian senior and actress on stage, TV (Santa Barbara; Port Charles; Days of Our Lives; Ladies’ Man; One Life to Live; Passions), and movies (Plaza Suite; Every Little Crook and Nanny), born August 6, 1940. (Louise Sorel 1963 Photo: Friedman-Abeles | Wikimedia PD)
Michael Anderson Jr. is 74
English actor on TV (The Monroes), in movies (Tiger Bay; The Sundowners; In Search of the Castaways; Dear Heart; The Sons of Katie Elder; WUSA; Logan’s Run), and septuagenarian senior citizen born August 6, 1943. (Michael Anderson Jr. 1975 Police Story Photo: NBC TV | Wikimedia PD)
Dorian Harewood is 67 (nee Willie Dorian Harewood)
Senior citizen and American actor on TV (Roots: The Next Generations; Strike Force;The Trials of Rosie O’Neill; The Hoop Life; Glitter) and in movies (Evasive Action; Sparkle; Gray Lady Down; Full Metal Jacket; Looker; Tank), born August 6, 1950. (Dorian Harewood 1984 Photo: Operation Prime Time | Wikimedia PD)
Nathan Purdee is 67
American actor on TV (The Young and the Restless; Santa Barbara; One Life to Live) and film (The Return of Superfly; Life of Crime), and senior citizen born August 6, 1950.
Catherine Hicks is 66 (nee Catherine Mary Hicks)
American senior citizen and actress on TV (7th Heaven; Ryan’s Hope; The Bad News Bears; Tucker’s Witch), movies (Fever Pitch; Peggy Sue Got Married; Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home), born August 6, 1951. (Catherine Hicks 1986 Photo: Tomás Del Coro | Wikimedia CC BY-SA 2.0)
(Photo: Matthew Henry)
Happy Birthday to everyone celebrating their birthday on August 6, 2017!
American comedienne, Desilu Productions executive, and Emmy-winning actress on TV (I Love Lucy; The Lucy Show; Here’s Lucy) and in movies (Yours, Mine and Ours; The Long, Long Trailer; Fancy Pants) (born August 6, 1911 – died Apr. 26, 1989; age 77). Lucille Ball died of an adominal aortic dissection. (Lucille Ball c. 1940s Photo: Pierre Tourigny | Flickr SRR)
American actor in movies (The Night of the Hunter; The Red Pony; Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison; The Sundowners; Cape Fear; El Dorado; What A Way to Go!; The Big Sleep), TV (African Skies) (born Aug. 6, 1917 – died July 1, 1997; age 79). Robert Mitchum died of emphysema and lung cancer. (Robert Mitchum 1960 The Sundowners Trailer Screenshot: Wikimedia PD)
Louella Parsons (nee Louella Oettinger)
American screenwriter, radio show host (Hollywood Hotel) and 1st syndicated movie gossip columnist “The Queen of Hollywood” (Los Angeles Examiner & William Randolph Hearst newspapers) (born August 6, 1881 – died Dec. 9, 1972; age 91). Cause of death for Louella Parsons was arteriosclerosis. (Louella Parsons 1937 Photo: Lowell Sun | Wikimedia PD)
Nobel Prize-winning Scottish botanist, biologist and pharmacologist who accidentally discovered the antibiotic penicillin (Penicillium notatum) in 1928 (born August 6, 1881 – died Mar. 11, 1955; age 73). Cause of death for Alexander Fleming was a heart attack. (Alexander Fleming c. 1940s Photo: Imperial War Museum | Wikimedia Commons / Public Domain)