Famous Birthdays, August 15th

Actor, singer Jim Dale (Best Music Original Score Oscar and Golden Globe nominee, multiple Grammy winner known for the films “Lock Up Your Daughters!” and “Pete’s Dragon” as Dr. Terminus and the British “Carry On” series as well as “Pushing Daisies” as the narrator) is 84.

Actress Pat Priest (known for the tv series “The Munsters” as Marilyn Munster) is 83.

News journalist Linda Ellerbee (8-time Primetime Emmy winner, multiple Daytime Emmy winner) is 75.

Songwriter, singer Jimmy Webb (Grammy winner, Songwriters Hall of Famer, who wrote such songs as “Up, Up and Away”, “By the Time I Get To Phoenix” “Wichita Lineman”, “Galveston”, “The Worst That Could Happen and “MacArthur Park”) is 73.

Actress Tess Harper (Best Supporting Actress Oscar nominee, known for the films “Tender Mercies”, “Silkwood”, “Crimes of the Heart” and “No Country For Old Men” and the tv series “Christy” and “Crash”) is 69

Princess Anne of England is 69.

Actor Larry Mathews (known for the tv series ‘The Dick Van Dyke Show” as Ritchie Petrie) is 64.

Actor Zeljko Ivanek (known for the film “Courage Under Fire”, “Donnie Brasco”, “Hannibal”, “Black Hawk Down”, “The Manchurian Candidate” and “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” and the tv series “Homicide: Life On the Street”, “24”, “Oz”, “Damages”, “The Event”, “The Mob Doctor” and “Madam Secretary” as Russell Jackson) is 62.

Actress Debra Messing (known for the tv series “Ned and Stacey”, “Smash”, “The Mysteries of Laura” and ‘Will & Grace”, the mini-series “The Starter Wife” and the films “Along Came Polly”, “The Wedding Date” and “The Women”) is 51. (Image: Pinterest: Messing, right, rear)

Actor Anthony Anderson (known for the tv series “Hang Time”, “All About the Anderson”, “The Shield”, “Law & Order” , “Guys With Kids” and “Black-is” and the films “Kangaroo Jack”, “Hustle & Flow”, “The Departed” and “Transformers”) is 49.

Actor Ben Affleck (Best Motion Picture Oscar, Best Writing Screenplay Directly For the Screen winner, Directors Guild of America winner known for such films as” Good Will Hunting”, “Armageddon”, “Shakespeare In Love”, “Pearl Harbor”, “Argo” and “Justice League”) is 47.

Actress Natasha Henstridge (known for the films “Species”, “Species II”, and “The Whole Nine Yards, “The Whole Ten Yards” and “Deception” and the tv series “She Spies”, “Eli Stone” and “The Secret Circle”) is 45.

Actress Emily Kinney (known for the tv series “The Walking Dead” as Beth Greene and “Conviction”) is 36.

Actress Jennifer Lawrence (Best Actress Oscar winner, known for the tv series “The Bill Engvall Show”and several “X-Men” films as Raven, “The Hunger Games”, “Silver Linings Playbook”, “American Hustle” and “Joy”) is 29.

(Sources: On-This Day, IMDb)

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