Happy May 28th Birthday!
If you were born on May 28, you share a birthday with these famous people:
Carroll Baker is 86
Octogenarian American senior citizen, retired movie actress (Baby Doll; Harlow; Giant; The Carpetbaggers; Something Wild; How the West Was Won; Star 80; Kindergarten Cop; The Game), born May 28, 1931. (Carroll Baker 1964 The Carpetbaggers Photo: Paramount Pictures | Wikimedia / PD)
Annette and Cécile Dionne are 83 (Dionne Quintuplets)
The surviving Canadian Dionne quintuplets (Yvonne d. 2001 age 67; Émilie: d. 1954 age 20; Marie d. 1970 age 35), born 2 months premature and the first quintuplets to outlive infancy and grow to adulthood, now octogenarian seniors born May 28, 1934. (Dionne Quintuplets 1937 Photo: Wikimedia / PD)
Jerry West is 79 (“Mr. Clutch”; “The Logo”; “Mr. Outside”)
Septuagenarian senior citizen, retired American Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Olympic team player, NBA player and coach for the Los Angeles Lakers, born May 28, 1938. (Jerry West 1974 Photo: Malcolm W. Emmons / The Sporting News Archives | Wikimedia / Public Domain)
Sondra Locke is 73
American actress in movies (The Heart is a Lonely Hunter; Willard; The Outlaw Josey Wales; The Gauntlet; Every Which Way But Loose; Bronco Billy; Sudden Impact) and septuagenarian senior citizen born May 28, 1944. (Sondra Locke 1988 Photo: Georges Biard | Wikimedia CC 3.0)
Gladys Knight is 73
Septuagenarian American, actress (Charlie & Co; The First Family), Grammy Award-winning Rock & Roll Hall of Fame singer-songwriter (Midnight Train to Georgia; That’s What Friends are For), born May 28, 1944. (Gladys Knight 1981 Photo: DoD Media | Wikimedia / Public Domain)
Billy Vera is 73 (nee William McCord)
American actor, Grammy Award-winning Billy Vera & the Beaters lead singer & songwriter (At This Moment; I Really Got The Feeling; TV Show theme songs for Empty Nest; The King of Queens), and septuagenarian senior citizen born May 28, 1944. (Billy Vera 1987 Photo: Courtesy Billy Vera)
Clement Von Franckenstein is 73 (nee Clement George Freiherr von und zu Franckenstein)
Austrian-British singer and actor on TV (QB VII; Titans; Blackbeard; All My Children) and movies (The Invisible Maniac; Death Becomes Her; Live Wire; The Matadors) born May 28, 1944.
John Fogerty is 72
American musician, singer-songwriter solo (The Old Man Down the Road) & with Rock & Roll Hall of Fame band CCR (Suzie Q; Proud Mary; Bad Moon Rising; Fortunate Son; Who’ll Stop the Rain; Lookin’ Out My Back Door) born May 28, 1945. (John Fogerty 2011 Photo: ceedub13 | Flickr SRR)
Lynn Johnston is 70 (nee Lynn Ridgway)
New septuagenarian Canadian senior citizen, syndicated newspaper cartoonist and illustrator (For Better or Worse), author (David We’re Pregnant; Do They Ever Grow Up?) born May 28, 1947. (Lynn Johnston 2008 Photo: mackbrad | Flickr Some right reserved)
(Photo: Christian Holzinger)
Happy Birthday to everyone celebrating their birthday on May 28, 2017!
Irish short story writer, columnist, and novelist (Light a Penny Candle; Circle of Friends; The Lilac Bus; Evening Class; Tara Road; Whitethorn Woods; Minding Frankie) (born May 28, 1939 – died July 30, 2012; age 73). Maeve Binchy had osteoarthritis before her death from a heart attack. (Maeve Binchy 2006 Photo: Jon Kay | Wikimedia CC 3.0)
Jim Thorpe (“The World’s Greatest Athlete”)
Versatile Native American athlete, winner of 2 1912 Olympic gold medals (pentathlon & decathlon), Pro Football Hall of Fame NFL football player, and MLB baseball player (New York Giants) (born May 28, 1887 – died July 17, 1953; age 65). Cause of death for Jim Thorpe was heart failure. (Jim Thorpe 1912 Photo:Agence Rol | Wikimedia / Public Domain)
Diminutive 4’3″ American character actress in movies (Poltergeist II; Frances; Sixteen Candles, Teen Witch) and on TV (Picket Fences; Santa Barbara) (born May 28, 1933 – died Jan. 27, 2010; age 76). Zelda Rubinstein had a heart attack several months before her death.