Famous Birthdays, September 1st

Born September 1st:

Actor George Maharis (Primetime Ewmmy nominee, known for the tv series “Route 66”) is 89.

Orchestra leader Seiji Ozawa (director of the Toronto Symphony Orchestra from 1965 to 1969) is 82.

Actress, comedian Lily Tomlin (Best Supporting Actress Oscar nominee, Golden Globe, multiple Primetime Emmy, Daytime Emmy, Grammy and Screen Actors Guild winner, known for “Rowan & Martin’s Laugh-In”, and such films as “Nashville” and “9 To 5”, “Murphy Brown” and “The West Wing”) is 78. (Image Courtesy of likesuccess.com, from “Rowan & Martin’s Laugh-In” as Ernestine)

Actor Don Stroud – (known for such films as “Coogan’s Bluff”, “The Buddy Holly Story”, “Amityville Horror” and “License To Kill”`) is 74.

Singer Archie Bell (of the group Archie Bell & the Drells, known for the single “Tighten Up”) is 73.

Singer, songwriter, musician Barry Gibb (sole surviving member of The Bee Gees, second most successful songwriter in history behind Paul McCartney, Songwriters and Rock and Roll Hall of Famer) is 71.

Former baseball player Garry (Lee) Maddox (1980 World Series champion with the Philadelphia Phillies) is 68.

Dr. Phil McGraw (of the “Dr. Phil” show) is 67.

Singer Gloria Estefan (of the group the Miami Sound Machine and a solo artist) is 60.

Actor Scott Speedman (known for the tv series “Felicity” as Ben Covington and the current “Animal Kingdon” as Barry Blackwell such films as “Underworld”, its sequel as Michael and “The Strangers”) is 42.

Singer/actress Zendaya (known for the tv series “K.C. Undercover” and the film “Spider-Man: Homecoming”) is 21.(1996)

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

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