Happy June 27th Birthday!
If you were born on June 27, you share a birthday with these famous people:
Frank Mills is 75
Canadian Juno Award-winning composer, solo pianist (Music Box Dancer; Love Me, Love Me Love; Peter Piper; Happy Song) and with The Bells (Stay A While) and septuagenarian senior citizen (born June 27, 1942). (Photo: Frank Mills circa 2012)
Vera Wang is 68
American senior citizen, former figure skater, Vogue editor, & fashion designer of evening gowns (Viola Davis), wedding dresses (Sarah Michelle Gellar), and figure skating costumes (Nancy Kerrigan, Michelle Kwan), born June 27, 1949. (Vera Wang 2007 Photo: Christopher Peterson | Wikimedia CC 2.0)
Julia Duffy is 66
American actress on TV (Love of Life; The Doctors; Newhart; Wizards and Warriors; Baby Talk; Designing Women; The Mommies), movies (Cutter’s Way; Dumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd), and senior citizen born June 27, 1951. (Julia Duffy Photo: Television | Wikimedia PD)
(Photo: Lucy Heath)
Happy Birthday to everyone celebrating their birthday on June 27, 2017!
First deaf-blind person to achieve a B.A., American public speaker and human rights activist who learned sign language from her teacher, governess and companion Anne Sullivan (born June 27, 1880 – died June 1, 1968; age 87). Cause of death for Helen Keller is unknown. (Helen Keller 1890-1893 Photo: Charles Milton Bell | Wikimedia Commons / Public Domain)
American actor on TV (Naked City; Wagon Train; The Virginian) and movies (The President’s Lady; War Arrow; Psycho; The Phenix City Story; The Gunfight at Dodge City; Flaming Star; Cloak & Dagger) (born June 27, 1907 – died Jan. 30, 1991; age 83). John McIntire died of lung cancer and emphysema. (John McIntire 1961 Photo: NBC TV | Wikimedia PD)
American children’s programming TV producer (Tinker’s Workshop), clown, host, and Emmy Award-winning actor on TV (The Howdy Doody Show; Time for Fun; Mister Mayor; Captain Kangaroo; Kideo TV; CBS Storybreak) (born June 27, 1927 – died Jan. 23, 2004; age 76). Cause of death for Bob Keeshan is unknown. (Bob Keeshan 1977 Photo: CBS TV | Wikimedia PD)
Catherine Cookson (nee Catherine McMullen)
Prolific English best-selling author who began writing historical novels in her 40+ years (Kate Hannigan; The Fifteen Streets; The Black Velvet Gown; The Mallen Girl; Tilly Trotter; Bill Bailey; Love and Mary Ann) (born June 27, 1906 – died Aug. 3, 1998; age 77). Cause of death for Catherine Cookson is unknown.