Famous Birthdays, June 8th

Born June 8th:

Actor, comedian Jerry Stiller (Primetime Emmy, Grammy and Screen Actors Guild nominee, of such tv series as “Seinfeld” as Frank Costanza and “The King of Queens” as Arthur Spooner and the films “The Taking of Pelham One Two Three”, “Zoolander” and “Hairspray”) is 91. (Image: nypost.com; left to right… Estelle Harris, Jason Alexander, Jerry Stiller) (1927)

Actress Millicent Martin (of such tv series as “From a Bird’s Eye View” Frasier” as Millicent Moon and “Grace and Frankie” and the film “Alfie”) is 84. (1934)

Actor, singer James Darren (of the tv series “The Time Tunnel”, “T.J. Hooker”, “Melrose Place” and “Star Trek: Deep Space Nine” and the “Gidget” films and “The Guns of Navarone”) is 82.(1936)

Singer, actress Nancy Sinatra (multiple Golden Globe nominee) is 78. (1940)

Singer, songwriter Chuck Negron (of Three Dog Night fame) is 76. (1942)

Singer, songwriter, guitarist Boz Scaggs (Grammy nominee) is 74. (1944)

Actress Sonia Braga (multiple Golden Globe and Primetime Emmy nominee, known for such films as “Kiss of the Spider Woman” and “Moon Over Parador” and tv series such as “Gabriela”, “Sex and the City”, “American Family”, “Alias” and “Pages of Life”) is 68. (1950)

Actress Kathy Baker (Golden Globe, multiple Primetime Emmy and Screen Actors Guild winner, of such films as “The Right Stuff”, “Edward Scissorhands” and “Cold Mountain” and “Jesse Stone: No Remorse” and the tv series such as ‘Picket Fences”, “Boston Public”, “Medium” and “The Ranch”) is 68. (1950)

Singer Bonnie Tyler (Grammy nominee, her singles “It’s a Heartache” and “Total Eclipse of the Heart” among the best-selling of all time) is 67. (1951)

Computer scientist , Sir Timothy John Berners-Lee (inventor of the World Wide Web) is 63. (1955)

Actor, director Griffin Dunne (Best Short Film/Live Ave Action Oscar, Golden Globe Primetime Emmy nominee, known for such films as “An American Werewolf In London”, “Johnny Dangerously”, “After Hours”,“My Girl” and “Dallas Buyers Club”) is 63. (1955)

Cartoonist Scott Adams (creator of the “Dilbert” comic strip) is 61. (1957)

Actor, director Keenan Ivory Wayans (Primetime Emmy winner, known for the tv series “In Living Color” and “The Keenan Ivory Wayans Show” is 60. (1958)

Singer, songwriter Mick Hucknall (founder of the group Simply Red) is 58. (1960)

Actress Julianna Margulies (Golden Globe, multiple Primetime Emmy, multiple Screen Actors Guild winner, of such tv series as “ER” as Carol Hathaway, “The Good Wife” and “Dietland” and the mini-series “Hitler: The Rise of Evil” and “The Grid”) is 52. (1966)

Actor, producer, screenwriter Dan Futterman (Best Writing/Original Screenplay Oscar, Best Writing/Adapted Screenplay Oscar nominee, Screen Actors Guild winner, of the films “The Birdcage” and “A mighty Heart” and tv series such as “Will & Grace” as Barry and “Judging Amy”) is 51. (1967)

Actress Kelli Williams (multiple Screen Actors Guild nominee, known for the tv series “Elvis”, “New York News”, “The Practice” as Lindsay Dole, “Medical Investigation””, “Lie To Me” and Army Wives” and “The Fosters”) is 48. (1970)

Actor Mark Feuerstein (of the tv series “Caroline In the City” as Joe, “Fired Up”, “Conrad Bloom”, “Once and Again”, “Good Morning, Miami”, “The West Wing”, “Royal Pains”, “Prison Break:” and “9JKL”) is 47. (1971)

(Sources: on-the-day-com, imdb.com)

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