Famous Birthdays, August 2nd

Born August 2nd:

Multi-instrumentalist Garth Hudson (of The Band fame, one of the last two surviving members with Robbie Robertson) is 81. (1937)

Musician Kathy Lennon (of The Lennon Sisters) is 75. (1943)

Actor Max Wright (known for the tv series “Buffalo Bill”, “Misfits of Science”, “ALF” as Willie Tanner and“Norm”, and the film “All That Jazz” as Joshua Penn) is 75. 1943)

Actress Joanna Cassidy (Golden Globe winner, multiple Primetime Emmy, Daytime Emmy and Screen Actors Guild nominee, known for the films “Blade Runner” as Zhora, “The Fourth Protocol and the tv series “Buffalo Bill”, “Six Feet Under”, “Boston Legal”,“Body of Proof”, “Call Me Fitz” and “Odd Mom Out”) is 73 . (1945)

Former child actor Butch Patrick (known for the tv series “The Real McCoys”, “My Three Sons”, “The Munsters” as Eddie Munster and “Lidsville” as Mark) is 65. (1953)

Actress, comedian Victoria Jackson (noted for “Saturday Night Live”, the tv series “Strip Mall”, “R Romeo!”, and the films “Stoogemania” and “I Love You To Death”) is 59. (1959)

Actress Cynthia Stevenson (noted for the tv series “Bob” with Bob Newhart” as Trisha McKay, “Hope & Gloria” as Hope, “Oh Baby”, “Dead Like Me”, According To Jim”, “Men In Trees” and “Surviving Suburbia” and the films “The Player” with Tim Robbins and “Agent Cody Banks”) is 56. (1962)

Actress Mary-Louise Parker (multiple Golden and Globe Primetime Emmy winner, multiple Screen Actors Guild nominee, noted for the mini-series “Angels In America”, the tv series “The West Wing”, “Weeds” and “Billions” and the film “The Client”) is 54. (1964)

Actor Sam Worthington (known for the “Avatar” film franchise as Jake Sully, “Clash of the Titans” and “Wrath of the Titans” as Perseus and “Hacksaw Ridge” and the tv mini-series “Manhunt: Unabomber” as Jim Fitzgerald) is 42. (1976) (Image: imdb.com from “Avatar” with Sigourney Weaver)

Actor, musician Edward Furlong (known for films such as “Terminator 2”, “Pet Semetary Two ” and “American Heart”, “A Home of Our Own” and “American History X”) is 41. (1977)

Actress Hallie Eisenberg (best known for Pepsi commercials as “the Pepsi girl” and the films “Bicentennial Man” and “How To Eat Fried Worms” as Erika) is 26. (1992)

(Sources: on-this-day.com imdb.com)

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