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Mega Today in Birthdays and Deaths by Age for May 26

Last Updated 05-30-2021

🎭Patrick Horgan -- is 92 in the year 2021 and 93 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1929
Actor, English

🎭Ingrid Goude -- is 84 in the year 2021 and 85 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1937
Actress, Swedish
TV Shows: Bob Cummings Show (as herself), Steve Canyon
Movie Titles: The Killer Shrews, Never Steal Anything Small

🎭🎵Ronald Holgate -- is 84 in the year 2021 and 85 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1937
Actor, Opera Singer

🎵Teresa Stratas -- is 83 in the year 2021 and 84 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1938 N.S.
Opera Soprano, Canadian
Misc: won a Tony and a Grammy

🎵William Eldon Bolcom -- is 83 in the year 2021 and 84 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1938
Composer, Pianist

🏆🏈Claude Gibson -- is 82 in the year 2021 and 83 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1939
NFL Coach, NFL Player
Names/Places: NN: Hoot
Misc: returned 1,381 yards in punt retuirns with 3 TDs

🏆Brent Musberger -- is 82 in the year 2021 and 83 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1939
Hall of Famer, Sportscaster
TV Shows: CBS Sports, ABC Sports

🎵Oscar Toney Jr. -- is 82 in the year 2021 and 83 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1939
Soul Singer

🏆🎾Cliff Drysdale -- is 80 in the year 2021 and 81 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1941
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player, South African

🎵🎸Ray Ennis -- is 79 in the year 2021 and 80 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1942
Songwriter, Rock & Roll Singer/Guitarist, English
Group Names: The Swinging Bluejeans (lead)

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🏆⚾Chuck Hartenstein -- is 79 in the year 2021 and 80 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1942
MLB Pitcher

🎵🎸John "Poli" Palmer -- is 78 in the year 2021 and 79 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1943 N.S.
Drummer, Pianist, Rock & Roll Keyboardist, English
Misc: member of some rock bands
Group Names: Family, Peter Frampton, Pete Townshend

🏆🏁Sam Posey -- is 77 in the year 2021 and 78 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1944
Hall of Famer, Sports Journalist, Auto Racer

🎵🎸Verden Allen -- is 77 in the year 2021 and 78 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1944
Organist, Rock & Roll Keyboardist, Welsh (Wales)
Names/Places: NN:Philly
Group Names: Mott the Hopple

🎵🎸Garry Peterson -- is 76 in the year 2021 and 77 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1945
Rock & Roll Drummer, Canadian
Group Names: The Guess Who

🏆⚾Darrell Evans -- is 74 in the year 2021 and 75 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1947
MLB Player
Names/Places: MN:Wayne
Misc: 414 HRs

🎭Sherry Bain -- is 73 in the year 2021 and 74 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1948 N.S.
Actress
Misc: retired from acting in 1978
Movie Titles: Wild Riders, The Hard Ride, Poco...Little Dog Lost

🎭🏆Dayle Haddon -- is 73 in the year 2021 and 74 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1948 N.S.
Actress, Model, Canadian
Names/Places: b. in Montreal
Misc: retired from acting in 1998
Movie Titles: Cyborg, North Dallas Forty, Bullets Over Broadway, Fiesta

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🎵🎸Stevie Nicks -- is 73 in the year 2021 and 74 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1948
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Rock & Roll Singer
Names/Places: b. in Phoeniz, AZ; NN:Queen of Mystic Rock 'n Roll; RFN:Stephanie
Group Names: Fleetwood Mac, soloist
Song Titles: Stop Draggin' My Heart Around (with Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers), Leather and Lace (with Don Henley), Edge of Seventeen, Stand Back, If Anyone Falls, Talk To Me, I Can't Wait, Rooms on Fire
Album Titles: Bella Donna, The Wild Heart, Rock a Little, The Other Side of the Mirror, Street Angel, Trouble in Shangri-La
Video Titles: Stevie Nicks -Live in Concert, I Can't Wait -The Music Video Collection, Live at Red Rocks

🎭Pamela Suzette "Pam" Grier -- is 72 in the year 2021 and 73 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1949 N.S.
Movie Actress
Misc: 1970's Blaxploitation movies
TV Shows: Linc's (as Eleanor), The L Word
Movie Titles: Jackie Brown, Above the Law, Mars Attacks!

🏆🏈Dan Pastorini -- is 72 in the year 2021 and 73 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1949
NFL Quarterback
Sports Teams: Houston Oilers (1971-1979), Oakland Raiders (1980), Los Angeles Rams (1981), Philadelphia Eagles (1982-1983)

🎵Hank Williams Jr. -- is 72 in the year 2021 and 73 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1949 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Multi-instrumentalist, Country Singer/Guitarist
Names/Places: b. in Shreveport, LA; FN:Randall; Hank Sr.'s son
Misc: CMA Entertainer of the Year several times

Jeremy Corbyn -- is 72 in the year 2021 and 73 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1949 N.S.
Politician, English

🎭🎮🎵Philip Michael Thomas -- is 72 in the year 2021 and 73 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1949
Actor, Video Game Voice Actor, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Names/Places: b. in Columbus, Ohio
TV Shows: Miami Vice (as Det. Ricardo Tubbs)
Movie Titles: Sparkle
Video Games: Grand Theft Auto (series)

⚖🏆🏀Tom McMillen -- is 69 in the year 2021 and 70 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1952
Congressperson, NBA Player
Names/Places: RN: Charles Thomas McMillen

🏆⚾Dewey Forry -- is 69 in the year 2021 and 70 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1952
MLB Player

🎵Bernard "Berni" Flint -- is 69 in the year 2021 and 70 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1952 N.S.
Songwriter, Folk Singer, English

🏆⚾🏒Kevin Kennedy -- is 67 in the year 2021 and 68 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1954
MLB Manager, NHL Player
Sports Teams: New York Rangers, Texas Rangers

🎵🎸Marian Gold -- is 67 in the year 2021 and 68 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1954
Songwriter, New Wave Singer, West German
Names/Places: RN: Hartwig Schierbaum
Group Names: Alphaville, soloist

🏆🏈Wesley Walker -- is 66 in the year 2021 and 67 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1955
NFL Wide Receiver

🎭Barbara Stock -- is 65 in the year 2021 and 66 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1956
Actress
TV Shows: Spenser: For Hire (as Susan Silverman), Dallas (as Liz Adams)

🎭Charles Van Eman -- is 64 in the year 2021 and 65 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1957
Actor
TV Shows: The Colbys (as Sean McAllister)
Movie Titles: Unstoppable, The Joneses

🎭🏆Candace L. Collins -- is 64 in the year 2021 and 65 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1957
Actress, TV Hostess, Personality, Model, Playmate
Names/Places: aka Candace Jordan
Misc: December 1979

🏆🏌Ronnie Black -- is 63 in the year 2021 and 64 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1958
Golfer

🎭Margaret Colin -- is 63 in the year 2021 and 64 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1958
TV/Movie Actress
TV Shows: Sibs (as Audie), Now and Again (as Lisa Wiseman)
Movie Titles: The Devil's Own, Unfaithful, Independence Day, Pretty in Pink, Three Man and a Baby, The Butcher's Wife

🎵🎸Wayne Hussey -- is 63 in the year 2021 and 64 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1958
Music Producer, Songwriter, Alternative Rock Singer/Guitarist, English
Group Names: Mission UK, Sisters of Mercy, Dead Or Alive

🎭Robyn Bernard -- is 62 in the year 2021 and 63 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1959 N.S.
Soap Actress
Names/Places: Crystal's sister
TV Shows: General Hospital (as Terry Brock O'Connor)

🎵Dave Robbins -- is 62 in the year 2021 and 63 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1959
Songwriter, Country Keyboardist
Group Names: Blackhawk

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🏆⚾Dann Bilardello -- is 62 in the year 2021 and 63 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1959
MLB Catcher

🎭Doug Hutchison -- is 61 in the year 2021 and 62 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1960
Actor, Producer
Movie Titles: The Green Mile, I Am Sam

🏆⚾Rob Murphy -- is 61 in the year 2021 and 62 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1960
MLB Pitcher

🎵Chris Duffy -- is 61 in the year 2021 and 62 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1960
Songwriter, Singer, British
Group Names: Waterfront

🏆🏌Steve Pate -- is 60 in the year 2021 and 61 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1961
Golfer

🏆Nadia Bengala -- is 59 in the year 2021 and 60 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1962
Beauty Pagent Winner, Italian
Misc: Miss Italy 1988

✍🎭Bobcat Goldthwait -- is 59 in the year 2021 and 60 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1962
Screen/Scriptwriter, Vegetarian, Movie Actor, Comedian, Cartoon Voice Actor, Movie Director
Names/Places: b. in Syracuse, NY
TV Shows: Capitol Critters (as Muggle), Unhappily Ever After (as talking toy bunny Mr. Floppy)
Movie Titles: Police Academy, Shakes the Clown, Moxy Pirate

🎭Genie Francis -- is 59 in the year 2021 and 60 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1962
Hall of Famer, Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress
Names/Places: b. in Englewood, NJ; MN:Ann; Ivor's daughter, Jonathan Frakes' wife
TV Shows: General Hospital (as Laura Vining Falkner Webber Baldwin Spencer Cassadine Spencer), Days of Our Lives (as Diana Colville), All My Children (as Ceara Conner Hunter), Bare Essence (as Patricia "Tyger" Hayes), North & South (TV mini-series), Murder She Wrote (as Jessica Fletcher), The Incredible Hulk (1996 as Betty Ross voice)
Movie Titles: Thunderbirds (2004)

🎭Tamara Clatterbuck -- is 58 in the year 2021 and 59 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1963
Actress
Movie Titles: Hobgoblins, Our Lips are Sealed

🏆🏁🏇Eddie Martin Jr. -- is 58 in the year 2021 and 59 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1963
Jockey

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🎭🎵🎸Lenny Kravitz -- is 57 in the year 2021 and 58 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1964
Actor, Composer, Songwriter, Singer/Guitarist, Drummer, Keyboardist, Rock & Roll Performer
Names/Places: Lisa Bonet's ex-hubby; Roxie Roker & Sy's son
Misc: Reggae & Soul too

🏆⚾Willie Fraser -- is 57 in the year 2021 and 58 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1964
MLB Player

🎭Dilip Joshi -- is 56 in the year 2021 and 57 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1965 N.S.
Actor, India

🏆🏈Greg Lloyd -- is 56 in the year 2021 and 57 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1965
NFL Linebacker

🏆⚾Ricky Jordan -- is 56 in the year 2021 and 57 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1965
MLB Player

🎭Helena Bonham Carter -- is 55 in the year 2021 and 56 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1966
TV/Movie Actress, English
Movie Titles: The King's Speech, Fight Club, Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, Alice in Wonderland (2010), Mighty Aphrodite, Planet of the Apes, Big Fish

🏆🏈Anthony Edwards -- is 55 in the year 2021 and 56 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1966
NFL Wide Receiver

🏆🏁🏃Zola Budd -- is 55 in the year 2021 and 56 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1966
Runner, Olympic Athlete, Track and Field, South African
Names/Places: LN:Pieterse
Misc: Olympics-1988

🎵🎸Kevin Moore -- is 54 in the year 2021 and 55 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1967
Composer, Singer, Rock & Roll Keyboardist
Group Names: Dream Theater

🏆🏀Willie Burton -- is 53 in the year 2021 and 54 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1968
NBA Forward, NBA Guard

🎵🎸Phillip Rhodes -- is 53 in the year 2021 and 54 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1968
Rock & Roll Musician
Group Names: Gin Blossoms, The Pharoahs

🎵🎸Trever Keith -- is 52 in the year 2021 and 53 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1969 N.S.
Music Producer, Punk Rock Singer/Guitarist
Group Names: Face to Face

🏆🏈Sebastian Barrie -- is 51 in the year 2021 and 52 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1970
NFL Player

🏆🏀Sam Mack -- is 51 in the year 2021 and 52 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1970
NBA Player

🎭🎮Matt Stone -- is 50 in the year 2021 and 51 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1971
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Producer, Video Game Voice Actor
TV Shows: South Park (co-creator and voicist)
Movie Titles: Team America: World Police, BASEketball
Video Games: South Park (series)

🏆⚾Jason Bere -- is 50 in the year 2021 and 51 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1971
MLB Coach, MLB Pitcher

🎵Keith Gattis -- is 50 in the year 2021 and 51 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1971
Music Producer, Songwriter, Country Singer/Guitarist

🎵Joey Kibble -- is 50 in the year 2021 and 51 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1971
Rhythm and Blues Singer
Group Names: Take 6

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🏆🏒Steven Rice -- is 50 in the year 2021 and 51 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1971
NHL Player, Canadian

🎭Patsy Palmer -- is 49 in the year 2021 and 50 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1972
Actress, Producer, English
TV Shows: Grange Hill, EastEnders

🎵🎸Alan White -- is 49 in the year 2021 and 50 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1972
Percussionist, Alternative Rock Drummer, English
Group Names: Starclub, Oasis

🏆⚾Chris Latham -- is 48 in the year 2021 and 49 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1973
MLB Player

🎭Nicki Aycox -- is 46 in the year 2021 and 47 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1975 N.S.
Actress
TV Shows: Cold Case, Dark Blue
Movie Titles: Jeepers Creepers II, The X Files: I Want to Believe, Joy Ride 2: Dead Ahead, Perfect Stranger

🏆⚾Travis Lee -- is 46 in the year 2021 and 47 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1975
MLB Player

🎭🎵Lauryn Hill -- is 46 in the year 2021 and 47 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1975 N.S.
Soap Actress, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Names/Places: Rohan Marley's wife
Group Names: Fugees, soloist
Movie Titles: Sister Act II

🎨Raina Telgemeier -- is 44 in the year 2021 and 45 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1977 N.S.
Cartoonist

🎭Benji Gregory -- is 43 in the year 2021 and 44 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1978
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor
Misc: retired from acting in 1993
TV Shows: ALF (as Brian Tanner)
Movie Titles: Once Upon a Forest, Jumpin' Jack Flash, Never Forget

🎵Nathan Cochran -- is 43 in the year 2021 and 44 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1978
Singer, Christian/Contemporary Performer

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🎭Elisabeth Harnois -- is 42 in the year 2021 and 43 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1979
Actress
TV Shows: CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (as Morgan Brody)
Movie Titles: Keith

🎭Hrach Titizian -- is 42 in the year 2021 and 43 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1979
Actor, Producer/Director
TV Shows: Homeland
Movie Titles: The Men Who Stare at Goats, The Kingdom, Float

🏆⚾Ben Zobrist -- is 40 in the year 2021 and 41 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1981 N.S.
MLB Outfielder
Misc: World Series MVP (2016)
Sports Teams: Chicago Cubs

🎭🏆🏀Sheldon Bailey -- is 38 in the year 2021 and 39 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1983 N.S.
Actor, NBA Player, German
TV Shows: Game Shakers, Shameless

🎭Bergès-Frisbey-Àstrid -- is 35 in the year 2021 and 36 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1986 N.S.
Actress, French, Spanish

🎭Brandi Cyrus -- is 34 in the year 2021 and 35 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1987 N.S.
Actress, TV Talk Show Hostess
Names/Places: Miley Cyrus' half-sister

🏆⚽Juan Cuadrado -- is 33 in the year 2021 and 34 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1988 N.S.
Soccer Player, Colombian

🏆Maggie Duran -- is 28 in the year 2021 and 29 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1993 N.S.
Model

🏆Amanda Streich -- is 28 in the year 2021 and 29 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1993
Playmate
Misc: December 2012

🎭Austin Michael Luciano -- is 25 in the year 2021 and 26 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1996
Actor
Names/Places: Judi Evans and Michael's son

🎭Kerry Ingram -- is 22 in the year 2021 and 23 in the year 2022; b.5/26/1999 N.S.
Actress, English
Arts Titles: PL: Matilda
TV Shows: Game of Thrones (as Shireen Baratheon)

🎭Lola Flanery -- is 16 in the year 2021 and 17 in the year 2022; b.5/26/2005 N.S.
Actress

Kingston James McGregor Rossdale -- is 15 in the year 2021 and 16 in the year 2022; b.5/26/2006
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Gwen Stefani and Gavin's son

Kelley James Donoho -- is 12 in the year 2021 and 13 in the year 2022; b.5/26/2009
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Holly Marie Combs and David's son

📰Saint Bede The Venerable -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/673 d.??/??/735
Historian, Scholar, Educator
Misc: Briton Monk

Pope Clement VII -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1478 d.9/25/1534 (56)
Pope
Misc: from 1523-34

🎖John Churchill -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1650 J-LD d.6/16/1722 J-LD (72)
Soldier, English
Misc: ancestor of Winston; first Duke of Marlborough; some say b. June 24, 1650

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Lady Mary Wortley Montagu -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1689 d.8/21/1762 (73)
Author

Alexander Pushkin -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1799 Ju-1 or 6/6/1799 N.S. d.1/29/1837 Ju-1 (37) or 2/10/1837 N.S. (37)
Author, Dramatist/Playwright, Poet, Russian
Names/Places: MN:Sergeevich

Washington Roebling -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1837 d.7/21/1926 (89)
Engineer
Misc: Brooklyn Bridge Builder finished the job his late father John began

🎵🏆John Wesley Hardin -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1853 d.8/19/1895 (42)
Music Figure, Gunslinger

🏆🥊Robert James "Bob" Fitzsimmons -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1863 N.S. d.10/22/1917 N.S. (54)
Hall of Famer, Boxer, English
Names/Places: RN:Robert Prometheus
Misc: World boxing champion in three weight divisions, including heavyweight.

🎨Joseph Urban -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1872 d.7/10/1933 (61)
Architect, Designer

🏆🥊Jack Root -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1876 d.6/10/1963 (87)
Hall of Famer, Boxer, American, Austrian
Misc: boxing's first light heavyweight champion

🎭🎵🎷Mamie Smith -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1883 N.S. d.9/16/1946 N.S. (63)
Hall of Famer, Actress, Vaudevillaness, Dancer, Pianist, Blues Singer, Jazz Singer

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🎭Charles Winninger -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1884 d.1/27/1969 (84)
Movie Actor
Misc: d. Jan 19?

⚖🎭🎵🎷Al Jolson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1886 d.10/23/1950 (64)
Mayor, Movie/Stage Actor, Vaudevillan, Jazz Singer, Russian
Names/Places: b. in St. Petersburg; RN:Asa Hesselson then Asa Yoelson; Ruby Keeler's hubby
Misc: some say b. 1866
Movie Titles: The Jazz Singer (1927, the first movie with sound)

🎭Paul Lukas -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1887 d.8/15/1971 (84)
TV/Movie/Stage Actor, American, Hungarian
Names/Places: RLN:Lucacs

Leonard Bacon -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1887 d.1/1/1954 (66)
Poet

🎭Peggy Hopkins Joyce -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1893 d.6/12/1957 (64)
Actress
Names/Places: RN:Margaret Upton

Maxwell Bodenheim -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1893 d.2/6/1954 (60)
Author, Poet
Misc: King of Greenwich Village Bohemians

⚛🎵Sir Eugene Goossens -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1893 d.6/13/1962 (69)
Engineer, Conductor/Composer, English

🎭Norma Talmadge -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1895 d.12/24/1957 (62)
Movie Actress

🎨📰Dorothea Lange -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1895 N.S. d.10/11/1965 N.S. (70)
Photographer, Photojournalist

✍📰Gorham Munson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1896 d.8/15/1969 (73)
Author, Critic, Editor, American

🎨Aaron Douglas -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1899 d.2/3/1979 (79)
Painter

🎭Dorothy Christy -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1900 d.5/21/1977 (76)
Actress

🎭🎵George Formby -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1904 d.3/6/1961 (56)
Comedian, Singer, Ukelele, British

Jackson E. Betts -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1904 d.8/13/1993 (89)
Congressperson

🎭Burnett Guffey -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1905 d.5/3/1983 (77)
Filmmaker
Movie Titles: From Here to Eternity, Bonnie and Clyde

🎨Aldo Gucci -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1905 d.1/19/1990 (84)
Fashion Designer, Italian
Names/Places: RN:Maurizio Gucci
Misc: leather goods main man

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💰Harold Uris -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1905 d.3/28/1982 (76)
Financier, Philanthropist

🏆🏁Mauri Rose -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1906 d.1/1/1981 (74)
Hall of Famer, Auto Racer
Misc: Indianapolis 500

🎭Carleton Young -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1907 d.7/11/1971 (64)
Radio Actor, TV/Movie Actor
Names/Places: Tony's father
Movie Titles: Reefer Madness, Pride of the Bowery

🎭John Wayne -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1907 d.6/11/1979 (72)
Hall of Famer, Movie Actor, Movie Director
Names/Places: b. in Winterset, IA; RN:Marion Michael Morrison
Misc: in the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Hall of Fame
TV Shows: Rowan and Martin's Laugh-In (frequent guest)
Movie Titles: Stagecoach, Chisholm Trainl, The Quiet Man, The Longest Day, Rio Bravo, The Searchers, The Shootist, True Grit, North to Alaska, She Wore a Yellow Ribbon

✍🎭Robert Morley -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1908 d.6/3/1992 (84)
Author, Dramatist/Playwright, TV/Movie/Stage Actor, Stage Producer/Director, English
Names/Places: b. in Wiltshire
Misc: British Airways; some say b. May 25
Book Titles: Around The World In 80 Days

✍📰🎭Richard Maribaum -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1909 d.1/4/1991 (81)
Screen/Scriptwriter, Commentator, Movie Producer
Misc: wrote most Cubby Broccoli-produced James Bond movie

🏆⚽Sir Alexander Matthew "Matt" Busby -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1909 N.S. d.1/20/1994 N.S. (84)
Hall of Famer, Soccer Player, Soccer Manager, Scottish
Misc: CBE, KCSG; Soccer manager for the Manchester United 1945-69, 70-71

🎵Charlie McCoy -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1909 d.1/28/1950 (40)
Hall of Famer, Blues Guitarist
Names/Places: NN: Papa Charlie
Misc: not to be confused with a later Charlie McCoy of country music fame
Group Names: The Mississippi Shieks.

Eugenie Moore Anderson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1909 d.3/31/1997 (87)
Ambassador, Diplomat

🎵🎷Herman G. "Kappy" Kapp -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1909 N.S. d.3/22/1991 N.S. (81)
Jazz Drummer
Misc: Big Band era jazzman

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Laurence S. Rockefeller -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1910 d.7/11/2004 (94)
Naturalist, Conservationist
Names/Places: b. in New York City

🎭Ben Alexander -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1911 d.7/5/1969 (58)
TV/Movie Actor
TV Shows: Dragnet (as Off. "Friday" Frank Smith), Felony Squad (as Desk Sgt. Dan Briggs)

✍🎭Henry Ephron -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1911 d.9/6/1992 (81)
Screen/Scriptwriter, Producer

🎭🏆🥊Jay Silverheels -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1912 d.3/5/1980 (67)
TV/Movie Actor, Boxer, Canadian
Names/Places: RN:Harold J. Smith; an authentic American Indian; son of a Mohawk chief
TV Shows: The Lone Ranger (as Tonto)

János Kádár -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1912 N.S. d.7/6/1989 N.S. (77)
Head of State, Hungarian
Misc: Communist Party leader

🎭Peter Cushing -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1913 d.8/11/1994 (81)
TV/Movie Actor, English
Names/Places: b. in Surrey
TV Shows: Doctor Who (the Doctor)
Movie Titles: Baron Frankenstein, Dracula, Star Wars

🎭Archie Duncan -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1914 d.7/24/1979 (65)
Actor
TV Shows: Adventures of Robin Hood (as Little John), Sherlock Holmes (as Inspector Lestrade)

🎵🎷Harold "Shorty" Baker -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1914 N.S. d.11/8/1966 N.S. (52)
Jazz Trumpeter

🎵🎷Ziggy Elman -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1914 d.6/26/1968 (54)
Jazz Trumpeter, American
Names/Places: RN:Harry Finkelman
Group Names: Benny Goodman

🎭Sam Edwards -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1915 d.7/28/2004 (89)
TV/Movie/Radio Actor

🏆⚽Thomas "Tommy" Walker -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1915 N.S. d.1/11/1993 N.S. (77)
Hall of Famer, Soccer Player, Scottish
Misc: CBE

✍🎵Moondog -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1916 d.9/8/1999 (83)
Poet, Composer, Percussionist, Pianist, Reeds
Names/Places: RN:Louis Thomas Hardin

🎵Monty Nevins -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1917 d.7/20/1990 (73)
Accordionist
Group Names: Three Suns

🎭John Dall -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1918 d.1/15/1971 (52)
Movie Actor
Names/Places: RN:John Jenner Thompson

🎭🎵🎷Peggy Lee -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1920 d.1/21/2002 (81)
Actress, Songwriter, Jazz Singer
Names/Places: b. in Jamestown, MD; RN:Norma Jean Engstrom

🏆⚽Stanley Harding "Stan" Mortensen -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1921 N.S. d.5/22/1991 N.S. (69)
Hall of Famer, Soccer Player, English

🎵Inge Borkh -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1921 N.S. d.8/26/2018 N.S. (97)
Opera Soprano, German

🎭Horst Tappert -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1923 d.12/13/2008 (85)
Actor, Director, German

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🎭James Arness -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1923 d.6/3/2011 (88)
TV Actor
Names/Places: b. in Minneapolis; RLN:Aurness; Peter Graves' brother
TV Shows: Gunsmoke (as Marshall Matt Dillon), How the West Was Won (as Zeb Macahan)

🎭Roy Dotrice -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1923 d.10/16/2017 N.S. (94)
Actor, English
TV Shows: Beauty & the Beast (as Father), Going to Extremes (as Dr. Henry Croft)
Movie Titles: Amadeus, The Cutting Edge

🎭Alec McCowen -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1925 d.2/6/2017 N.S. (91)
Actor, English
Movie Titles: Gangs of New York, Frenzy, The Age of Innocence, Never Say Never Again

🎭Carmen Montejo -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1925 d.2/25/2013 (87)
Actress, Spanish

🎵🎷Miles Davis -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1926 d.9/28/1991 (65)
Hall of Famer, Arranger, Composer, Trumpeter, Bandleader, Jazz Singer
Names/Places: b. in Alton, IL; NN:Prince of Darkness; RN:Miles Dewey Davis III; Cicely Tyson's ex-
Misc: important influential & ambitious cool jazz pioneer; not born May 25

🎭Jacques Bergerac -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1927 d.6/15/2014 (87)
Actor, French

Dr. Jack Kevorkian -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1928 d.6/3/2011 (83)
Doctor, Inventor
Misc: self-suicide machine

🏆⚾Jim Frey -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1931 N.S. d.4/12/2020 N.S. (88)
MLB Manager, MLB Coach
Sports Teams: Kansas City Royals (manager 1980-1981), Chicago Cubs (manager 1984-1986)

🎭Frank Beyer -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1932 d.10/1/2006 (74)
Director, German

🎵🎷Charles Turner -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1936 d.5/19/2006 (69)
Jazz Trumpeter

🎵Jackie Liebesit -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1938 N.S. d.1/22/2017 N.S. (78)
Drummer, German
Misc: a sought-after sessionist; sources can't agree on birth year
Group Names: Can, sessionist

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🎵🎸Levon Helm -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1940 d.4/19/2012 (71)
Hall of Famer, Drummer, Rock & Roll Singer, Canadian
Group Names: The Band

🎵Gates Nichols -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1944 d.8/14/2009 N.S. (65)
Country Guitarist
Names/Places: FN: Warren
Group Names: Confederate Railroad

🎵🎸Mike "Mick" Ronson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1946 N.S. d.4/29/1993 N.S. (46)
Music Producer, Arranger, Bassist, Pianist, Rock & Roll Singer/Guitarist, English
Names/Places: b. in Hull, England
Group Names: David Bowie, Meatloaf, Mott the Hopple, Lou Reed, Bob Dylan

Dr. Sally Kristen Ride -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1951 d.7/23/2012 (61)
Astronaut, Astrophysicist
Names/Places: b. in Encino, CA
Misc: the first woman in space

🏆🏀Dan Roundfield -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1953 d.8/6/2012 (59)
NBA Player

🎵🎸Colin Vearncombe -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1962 d.1/26/2016 N.S. (53)
Songwriter, Keyboardist, Punk Rock Singer/Guitarist, English
Names/Places: aka Black
Group Names: Black (lead)
Song Titles: Wonderful Life (1987)

🎵🎸Kristen Pfaff -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1967 d.6/16/1994 (27)
Bassist, Punk Rock Performer
Group Names: Hole

🎭🏆🥊Ashley Marie Massaro -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/26/1979 N.S. d.5/16/2019 N.S. (39)
TV Hostess, Wrestler, Model, American

👑King Edmund I Of England -- Death Anniversary -- b.??/??/922 d.5/26/946 (25)
King

Reverend William Blackstone -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/5/1595 d.5/26/1675 (80)
Settler, British
Misc: the first settler in what is now Boston

✍🎖Samuel Pepys -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/23/1633 J-LD d.5/26/1703 J-LD (70)
Author, Diarist, Naval Officer, English

🎖Nathaniel Folsom -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/28/1726 d.5/26/1790 (63)
Revolutionary, General, American

James Thatcher -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/14/1754 d.5/26/1844 (90)
Physician

Isaac Babbitt -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/26/1799 d.5/26/1862 (62)
Inventor
Misc: of babbitt's metal for bearings.

Ascanio Sobrero -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/12/1812 d.5/26/1888 (75)
Chemist, Italian

Ida Saxton McKinley -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/8/1847 d.5/26/1907 (59)
First Lady
Names/Places: William's wife

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🎨📰Jacob August Riis -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/3/1849 d.5/26/1914 (65)
Photographer, Journalist, Social Reformer, American, Danish (Denmark)

Ernest Solvay -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/16/1838 d.5/26/1922 (84)
Chemist, Inventor
Misc: best known for his development of a commercially viable ammonia-soda process for producing soda ash (sodium carbonate), widely used in the manufacture of such products as glass and soap.

🎵Victor August Herbert -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/1/1859 d.5/26/1924 (65)
Conductor/Composer, Songwriter, Cellist, Irish
Names/Places: b. in Dublin
Misc: Classical; responsible for ASCAP, Babes in Toyland

🎵Jimmy Rodgers -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/8/1897 d.5/26/1933 (35)
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Pianist, Country Singer/Guitarist
Names/Places: b. in Meridan, MS; RFMN:James Charles; NN:Father of Country Music; NN:America's Blue Yodeler

John Jacob Abel -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/19/1857 d.5/26/1938 (81)
Chemist, Physician

⚛💰Charles Horace Mayo -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/19/1865 d.5/26/1939 (73)
Surgeon, Philanthropist
Misc: Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation founder

💰Edsel Ford -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/6/1893 d.5/26/1943 (49)
Businessperson, Executive
Names/Places: Henry's son
Misc: Automobile exec; had a car named after him

📰Joseph Patterson -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/6/1879 d.5/26/1946 (67)
Journalist, Publisher

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Lincoln Ellsworth -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/12/1880 d.5/26/1951 (71)
Explorer, American
Misc: the first to cross both Arctic (1926) and Antarctic (1935) by air in a single-engine airplane

⚖🏆🏒Lionel Conacher -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/24/1900 d.5/26/1954 (54)
Hall of Famer, Politician, NHL Defensive, Canadian
Names/Places: NN: The Big Train
Misc: played from 1925 to 1937
Sports Teams: Pittsburgh Yellow Jackets / Pirates (USAHA / NHL), New York Americans, Montreal Canadiens, Chicago Black Hawks

🏆🏁Alberto Ascari -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/13/1918 d.5/26/1955 (36)
Hall of Famer, Auto Racer, Italian
Misc: Formula One

🏆⚾Al Simmons -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/22/1902 d.5/26/1956 (54)
Hall of Famer, MLB Left Fielder
Names/Places: NN:Bucketfoot Al
Misc: AL had lifetime .334 batting avg
Sports Teams: Philadelphia Athletics (1924-1932), Chicago White Sox (1933-1935), Detroit Tigers (1936), Washington Senators (1937-1938), Boston Braves (1939), Cincinnati Reds (1939), Philadelphia Athletics (1940-1941), Boston Red Sox (1943), Philadelphia Athletics (1944)

🎭Joe Kelly -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/31/1902 d.5/26/1959 (56)
Game Show Host
TV Shows: Quiz Kids (host)

🏆⚾Edward A. "Big Ed" Walsh -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/14/1881 N.S. d.5/26/1959 N.S. (78)
Hall of Famer, MLB Manager, MLB Pitcher
Misc: whose lifetime ERA of 1.82 is the lowest ever.
Sports Teams: Chicago White Sox (player 1904-1916, manager 1924), Boston Braves (player 1917)

🎭Don Castle -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/29/1918 d.5/26/1966 (47)
Actor

🎭Neal Dodd -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/6/1879 d.5/26/1966 (86)
Actor

🎭George E. Stone -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/18/1903 d.5/26/1967 (64)
Actor, Polish

🎵Little Willie John -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/15/1937 N.S. d.5/26/1968 N.S. (30)
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Rhythm and Blues Singer, Soul Singer
Names/Places: RN:William Edgar John or John Davenport
Misc: some say d. May 26 or Mar 27
Song Titles: Fever (songwriter)

🎭John Longden -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/11/1900 d.5/26/1971 (70)
Actor

🎵🎷J. C. "Higgy" Higginbotham -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/11/1906 N.S. d.5/26/1973 N.S. (67)
Jazz Trombonist
Names/Places: RFN:Jay

🎨Jacques Lipchitz -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/22/1891 d.5/26/1973 (81)
Sculptor
Misc: cubist

🎭Donald Crisp -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/18/1880 d.5/26/1974 (94)
Movie Actor, Director, Scottish
Misc: some say b. July 27 and d. May 25

📰Stewart Alsop -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/17/1914 d.5/26/1974 (60)
Journalist, Editor
Misc: Saturday Evening Post

Martin Heidegger -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/26/1889 d.5/26/1976 (86)
Philosopher, German
Misc: founded phenomenological movement, "Being and Time"

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🎵Dame Maggie Teyte -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/17/1888 d.5/26/1976 (88)
Opera Soprano, English

🎭Jim Boles -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/28/1914 d.5/26/1977 (63)
Actor
TV Shows: One Man's Family

🎵Billy Powell -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/20/1942 N.S. d.5/26/1977 N.S. (35)
Hall of Famer, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Names/Places: RFN:William
Group Names: The O'Jays

🎭George Brent -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/15/1904 d.5/26/1979 (75)
Movie Actor, Irish
Names/Places: LN:Nolan; wed 6x's

🎵Ted Shapiro -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/31/1899 N.S. d.5/26/1980 N.S. (80)
Composer, Pianist

🎵Nanny Larsen-Todsen -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/2/1884 d.5/26/1982 (97)
Opera Singer, Swedish

⛪🎵Robert Wilkins -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/16/1896 d.5/26/1987 (91)
Reverend, Singer, Blues Guitarist

🎭Brigid Bazlen -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/9/1944 d.5/26/1989 (44)
Actress

🎭Izetta Jewel Brown Watkins -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/17/1916 d.5/26/1989 (73)
Stage Actress

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🏆⚽Donald George "Don" Revie -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/10/1927 N.S. d.5/26/1989 N.S. (61)
Hall of Famer, Soccer Player, Soccer Manager, English
Misc: OBE

🎵🎷Phineas Newborn Jr. -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/14/1931 d.5/26/1989 (57)
Pianist, Jazz Performer

🎵🎷Chris McGregor -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/24/1936 d.5/26/1990 (53)
Jazz Musician, South African

Tom Eyen -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/14/1940 d.5/26/1991 (50)
Dramatist/Playwright
Misc: Dreamgirls creator

📰Tom Cassidy -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/12/1949 d.5/26/1991 (41)
Newscaster
Misc: CNN anchorman

🎭Jack Priestley -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/27/1926 d.5/26/1993 (66)
Cinematographer

📰Joseph Pulitzer III -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/13/1913 d.5/26/1993 (80)
Publisher, Editor
Names/Places: aka Jr.; the grandson of the founder of the "St. Louis Post-Dispatch"

📰⚖George W. Ball -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/21/1909 d.5/26/1994 (84)
Economist, Government Official, Diplomat, Attorney/Lawyer
Misc: ex-under Secretary of State

🎵Gil Fuller -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/14/1920 d.5/26/1994 (74)
Arranger, Composer

🎵🎷Sonny Sharrock -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/27/1940 d.5/26/1994 (53)
Jazz Singer/Guitarist

🎭Severn Darden -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/9/1929 d.5/26/1995 (65)
TV/Movie/Stage Actor, Comedian
Misc: founding member of Second City Comedy Troupe in Chicago
TV Shows: Mary Hartman Mary Hartman (as Popesco)

🎨🎭Isadore "I." "Friz" Freleng -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/21/1906 N.S. d.5/26/1995 N.S. (88)
Animator, Cartoon Producer/Director
Misc: Warner Bros cartoons; Cartoon executive; some say b. 1906; created Bugs, Daffy, Porky, Speedy, Sylvester, Tweety, Yosemite Sam (to whom he admitted more than a passing resemblance), Pink Panther; won five Academy Awards

🎵🎷Ron Weatherburn -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/31/1934 d.5/26/1995 (61)
Jazz Pianist, English

🎵Matima Kinuani Mpiosso -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/14/1951 d.5/26/1996 N.S. (45)
Musician

🏆⚾Mike Sharperson -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/4/1961 d.5/26/1996 N.S. (34)
MLB Infielder

🎵Paul Sacher -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/28/1906 d.5/26/1999 (93)
Conductor, Swiss

🏆🥊Roman Codreanu -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/17/1952 N.S. d.5/26/2001 N.S. (48)
Wrestler, Olympic Athlete, Romanian
Misc: Olympics 1976 and 1980

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🎭Anne Haney -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/4/1934 d.5/26/2001 (67)
Actress
TV Shows: Lime Street
Movie Titles: Liar Liar, Mrs. Doubtfire

Kathleen Winsor -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/16/1919 d.5/26/2003 (83)
Author

🎭Eddie Albert -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/22/1906 d.5/26/2005 (99)
TV/Movie Actor
Names/Places: b. in Rock Island, IL; RN:Edward Albert Heimberger
TV Shows: Green Acres (as Oliver Wendell Douglas), Switch (as Frank McBride)
Movie Titles: Roman Holiday, Heartbreak Kid

🏆🎾Frederick Rudolph "Ted" Schroeder -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/20/1921 N.S. d.5/26/2006 N.S. (84)
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player
Misc: U.S. Open 1942

🎭Sydney Pollack -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/1/1934 d.5/26/2008 (73)
Movie Actor, Movie Producer/Director
Names/Places: b. in South Bend, In.
Movie Titles: They Shoot Horses Don't They, The Way Were Were, Tootsie, The Firm

🎵Earle Harry Hagen -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/9/1919 d.5/26/2008 (88)
Hall of Famer, Composer
Misc: created music for movies and television.

📰Bob Dale -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/26/1925 d.5/26/2008 (83)
Weatherman

🏆🏒Peter Zezel -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/22/1965 d.5/26/2009 (44)
NHL Player

✍🎭Art Linkletter -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/17/1912 d.5/26/2010 (97)
Hall of Famer, Author, Radio Actor, TV Talk Show Host, Variety Show Host, Canadian
Names/Places: b. in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan
TV Shows: Kids Say the Darndest Things, Life with Linkletter, People Are Funny, Art Linkletter's House Party

🎵Judy Lynn -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/16/1936 d.5/26/2010 (74)
Country Singer

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🏆🥊Hans Schmidt -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/7/1925 N.S. d.5/26/2012 N.S. (87)
Hall of Famer, Wrestler, Canadian
Names/Places: RN: Guy Larose
Misc: played in the 1950s and 1960s

🏆🥊Héctor Garza -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/12/1969 d.5/26/2013 (43)
Wrestler, Mexican
Names/Places: RN:Hector Solano Segura

Jack Vance -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/28/1916 d.5/26/2013 (96)
Author

🎵Clarence Burke Jr. -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/25/1949 d.5/26/2013 (64)
Guitarist
Group Names: Five Stairsteps

💰🏆Walter Byers -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/13/1922 d.5/26/2015 N.S. (93)
Executive, Sports Figure
Misc: College athletics; the first executive director of NCAA, serving from 1951-88.

🎭Angela Paton -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/11/1930 N.S. d.5/26/2016 N.S. (86)
Comic Actress
Movie Titles: American Wedding, Red Eye, Lolita, Groundhog Day

⚖🏆⚾Jim Bunning -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/23/1931 N.S. d.5/26/2017 N.S. (85)
Hall of Famer, Senator, MLB Pitcher
Misc: 9x All-Star, 3x Strikeout Leader; pitched a perfect game against the Mets in 1965, also pitched for the Tigers, his first team. His perfect game was on Father's Day in 1964; Phillies #14 retired
Sports Teams: Detroit Tigers (1955-1963), Philadelphia Phillies (1964-1967), Pittsburgh Pirates (1968-1969), Los Angeles Dodgers (1969), Philadelphia Phillies (1970-1971)

✍⚖Zbigniew Brzezinski -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/28/1928 N.S. d.5/26/2017 N.S. (89)
Author, Government Official, Educator, Professor, Polish
Misc: former National Security adviser

⚛🎮Samuel F. "Ted" Dabney -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/15/1937 N.S. d.5/26/2018 N.S. (81)
Engineer, Video Game Figure
Misc: the co-founder of Atari, Inc. alongside Nolan Bushnell, and one of the creators of the first successful arcade game titled Pong.

🎨⚛Alan L. Bean -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/15/1932 N.S. d.5/26/2018 N.S. (86)
Painter, Astronaut
Misc: Apollo 12/Skylab 3

Harding Lemay -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/16/1922 N.S. d.5/26/2018 N.S. (96)
Screenwriter, Playwright

🏆🏈Bart Starr -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/9/1934 N.S. d.5/26/2019 N.S. (85)
Hall of Famer, NFL Coach, NFL Quarterback
Names/Places: b. in Montgomery, Ala.
Misc: led Green Bay to 5 NFL titles and 2 Super Bowl wins from 1961-67; regular season MVP in 1966; Super Bowl I and II MVP (1967, 1968), 4x Pro Bowls, career 24,718 passing yds & 152 TDs, 15 years; Packers #15 retired
Sports Teams: Green Bay Packers (player 1956-1971, head coach 1975-1983)

🎭Tony Scannell -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/14/1945 d.5/26/2020 N.S. (74)
Actor, Irish
TV Shows: The Bill (as D.S. Roach)
Movie Titles: Flash Gordon (1980), Evil Never Dies

🎭Richard Herd -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/26/1932 N.S. d.5/26/2020 N.S. (87)
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor
TV Shows: Seinfeld, Ike, T.J. Hooker (as Capt. Dennis Sheridan), V (as John)
Movie Titles: "Planes, Trains and Automobiles", Joseph: King of Dreams, The China Syndrome, All the President's Men

🎭Paul Soles -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/11/1930 N.S. d.5/26/2021 N.S. (90)
Actor, Voice Actor, Comedian, Personality, Canadian
TV Shows: The Wonderful Stories of Professor Kitzel, The Marvel Super Heroes, Spider-Man, Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer (as Hermey)

🎭🎵Kevin Clark -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/3/1988 N.S. d.5/26/2021 N.S. (32)
Actor, Musician

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