Famous Birthdays, May 17th

Born May 17th:

Television journalist Kathleen Sullivan (of CNN, ABC and NBC News) is 65. (1953)

Actor, comedian Bob Saget (Grammy nominee of the tv series “Full House” as Danny Tanner, “Raising Dad”, “ Surviving Suburbia” and as narrator of “How I Met Your Mother” and host of “America’s Funniest Home Videos”) is 62. (Image: newyorkpost.com… left to right…. Dave Coulier, Saget, Jodie Sweetin, John Stamos) (1956)

Former professional boxer Sugar Ray Leonard (often regarded as one of the greatest boxers of all time) is 62. (1956)

Sports announcer Jim Nantz (notable for NFL and PGA Tour coverage) is 59. (1959)

Singer, songwriter, musician Enya (Best Music/Original Song Oscar, Golden Globe, multiple Grammy nominee) is 57. (1961)

Scottish-American tv host Craig Ferguson ( Primetime Emmy, multiple Grammy nominee, of “The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson”) is 56. (1962)

Actress Paige Turco ( of the tv series “NYPD Blue”, “American Gothic”, “Party of Five”, “The Agency”, “Person of Interest” and “The 100” as Dr. Griffin) is 53. (1965)

Actor Hill Harper (notable for the tv series “City of Angels”, “The Handler”, “CSI: NY” as Sheldon Hawkes, “Covert Affairs”, “Limitless”, “Homeland” and “The Good Doctor”) is 51. (1966)

Actor Sendhil Ramamurthy (of the sci-fi drama “Heroes” as geneticist Mohinder Suresh and the tv series “Covert Affairs” as Jai Wilcox and “Beauty and the Beast”) is 44. (1974)

Actress Erin Richards (of the tv series “Gotham” as Barbara Kean) is 32. (1986)

Actress Nikki Reed (of the film “Twilight” and its sequels as Rosalie and “Sleepy Hollow” as Betsy Ross) is 30. (1988)

Dancer, choreographer, director, actor, singer-songwriter Derek Hough (multiple Primetime Emmy winner, notable for “Dancing With The Stars”) is 33. (1985)

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

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