February in History  
 February 28
Today is The Day Before a Leap Year Day -
Feb. 28Leap Year Birthdays

Geraldine Farrar - Actress / Opera singer
Madama Butterfly, Joan the Woman, Carmen
Feb. 28, 1882Born: Melrose, Massachusetts
Mar. 11, 1967Dies at 85

Victor Sutherland - Actor
Captive City
Feb. 28, 1889Born: Paducah, Kentucky

'Bugsy' [Benjamin] Siegel - Gangster
The impetus behind large-scale development of Las Vegas
Feb. 28, 1906Born: Brooklyn, New York

'Billie' [Berneice] Bird - Actress
Mrs Cassidy on 'Benson', Dear John, Jury Duty
Feb. 28, 1908Born: Pocatello, Idaho

Jim Boles - Actor
Joe on 'One Man's Family', Little House on the Praire
Feb. 28, 1914Born: Lubbock, Texas

'Zero' [Samuel Joel] Mostel - Actor
Fiddler on the Roof, A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
Feb. 28, 1915Born: Brooklyn, New York

Charles Durning - Actor
Dog Day Afternoon, Fury, Sting, Tootsie
Feb. 28, 1923Born: Highland Falls, NY,
Dec. 24, 2012Died of natural causes at 89

Bettye Ackerman - Actress
Maggie Graham on 'Ben Casey'
Feb. 28, 1924Born: Cottageville, South Carolina

Harry H Corbett - Actor
Steptoe & Son, Jabberwacky
Feb. 28, 1925Born: Rangoon, Burma

Tom Aldredge - Actor
What About Bob, Nurse, Mind Snatchers, The Sopranos
Feb. 28, 1928Born: Dayton, Ohio

Gavin MacLeod [Allan George See] - Actor
Murray on 'Mary Tyler Moore', Captain Merrill Stubing on 'Love Boat'
Feb. 28, 1930Born: Mt Kisco, NY,

'Don' [Donald Harvey] Francks - Actor
Terminal Choice, Finian's Rainbow
Feb. 28, 1932Born: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Mario [Gabriele] Andretti - Race Car Driver
109 career wins on major circuits.
Feb. 28, 1940Born: Montona d'Istria, Italy

Frank Bonner [Frank Woodrow Boers Jr.] - Actor
WKRP, Hoax, You Can't Hurry Love, Sidekicks
Feb. 28, 1942Born: Little Rock, Arkansas

'Kelly' [Carole] Bishop - Actress
Unmarried Woman, Advice to Lovelorn
Feb. 28, 1944Born: Colorado Springs, Colorado

Mimsy Farmer - Actress
Spencer's Mountain, Hot Rods to Hell, Riot on Sunset Strip
Feb. 28, 1945Born: Chicago, Illinois

Stephanie Beacham - Actress
Devil's Widow, Schizo, Dallas, Colbys
Feb. 28, 1947Born: Barnet, England

Bernadette Peters [Lazzaro] - Actress
The Jerk, Song & Dance
Feb. 28, 1948Born: Ozone Park, Queens, New York

Mercedes Ruehl - Actress
Lost in Yonkers, Crazy People
Feb. 28, 1948Born: Queens, New York

Rick Lohman - Actor
Search For Tomorrow, Mikhy on 'Phyl & Mikhy'
Feb. 28, 1949Born: Cleveland, Ohio

Ilene Graff - Actress
Marsha on 'Mr Belvedere'
Feb. 28, 1949Born: Brooklyn, New York

Cristina Raines [Tina Herazo] - Actress
Sentinel
Feb. 28, 1952Born: Manila, Philippines

Gilbert Gottfried - Comedian
Beverly Hills Cop, SNL
Feb. 28, 1955Born: Brooklyn, New York

John [Michael] Turturro - Actor
Brain Donor, Color of Money, Jungle Fever
Feb. 28, 1957Born: Brooklyn, New York

Dorothy Stratten [Dorothy Ruth Hoogstraten] - Playmate
August, 1979 (Galixina
Feb. 28, 1960Born: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Rae Dawn Chong - Actress
Quest for Fire, The Corsican Brothers
Feb. 28, 1961Born: Edmonton, Alberta

Robert Sean [Lawrence] Leonard - Actor
Dead Poets Society, Mr & Mrs Bridge
Feb. 28, 1969Born: Westwood, New Jersey

'Mr Ed' [Bamboo Harvester] -
was the Palomino horse which portrayed Mr. Ed 1961-1966
Feb. 28, 1970Died at the age of 19 from complications from old age

Michael Manasseri - Actor
License to Drive, Weird Science , Wings
Feb. 28, 1974Born: Poughkeepsie, New York

'Rochester' [Edmund Lincoln Anderson] - Actor
Jack Benny Show
Feb. 28, 1977Died at 72

M*A*S*H - Final TV episode airs
CBS
Feb. 28, 1983Record 125 million watch

Michelle Horn - Actress
Star Trek DS9, Family Law
Feb. 28, 1987Born: Pasadena, California

Mary Stuart [Houchins] - Actress
Jo-Search for Tomorrow
Jul. 4, 1926Born: Miami, FL,
Feb. 28, 2002Died of a stroke at 75

Jane Russell [Ernestine Jane Geraldine Russell] - Actres
The Outlaw
Jun. 21, 1921Born: Bemidji, MN,
Feb. 28, 2011Died from respiratory failure

 February 27
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - Poet
Hiawatha, Paul Revere's Ride, Christmas Bells
Feb. 27, 1807Born: Portland, ME.

William Demarest - Actor
Uncle Charlie on 'My 3 Sons', It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World
Feb. 27, 1892Born:St Paul, MN,

Edward Brophy - Actor
Champ, voice of Timothy Q. Mouse in 'Dumbo', Great Guy, Cameraman, Doughboys
Feb. 27, 1895Born: New York City, New York

Ian Keith [Keith Ross] - Actor
Rochefort on '3 Musketeers', Vitamin Flintheart in 'Dick Tracy vs. Cueball'
Feb. 27, 1899Born: Boston, Massachusetts
Mar. 26, 1960Dies at 61

Reginald Gardiner - Actor
Great Dictator, The Monkees, Petticoat Junction
Feb. 27, 1903Born: London, England

[Stanislaus Pascal] Franchot Tone - Actor
Mutiny on the Bounty, Dr Freeland on 'Ben Casey'
Feb. 27, 1905Born: Niagara Falls, New York

Joan [Geraldine] Bennett - Actress
Elizabeth on 'Dark Shadows', Little Women, Disraeli
Feb. 27, 1910Born: Palisades Park, New Jersey

Dick [Richard DeHart] Crockett - Acto
Star Trek TOS, appeared as William Shatners stunt double
Feb. 27, 1915Born: Chicago, Illinois

Michael Fox - Actor
Perry Mason, Saul on 'Bold & Beautiful', Young Frankenstein
Feb. 27, 1921Born: Yonkers, New York

Joanne [Gignilliat Trimmier] Woodward - Actress
3 Faces of Eve, Rachel
Feb. 27, 1930Born: Thomasville, Georgia

Elizabeth [Rosemond] Taylor - Actress
Lassie Come Home, National Velvet, Cleopatra
Feb. 27, 1932Born: Hampstead, London, England
Mar. 23, 2011Died related to congestive heart failure

Van [Zandt] Williams - Actor
Bourbon Street Beat, The Green Hornet, Tycoon
Feb. 27, 1934Born: Fort Worth, TX,

Ralph Nader - Consumer advocate
Unsafe at Any Speed
Feb. 27, 1934Born: Winsted, CT,

Virginia [Elizabeth] Maskell - Actress
Suspect, Doctor in Love, Man Upstairs
Feb. 27, 1936Born: Shepherd's Bush, London, England

Barbara Babcock - Actress
Star Trek TOS, Dr Quinn, Dallas, Hill St Blues
Feb. 27, 1937Born: Pasadena, California

Howard Hesseman - Actor
Dr Johnny Fever on 'WKRP', Head of Class
Feb. 27, 1940Born: Lebanon, Oregon

Mary Frann [Frances Luecke] - Actress
Joanna on 'Newhart', Days of Our Lives
Feb. 27, 1943Born: St. Louis, Missouri

Alan Fudge - Actor
Man From Atlantis, Paper Dolls, Grey's Anatomy
Feb. 27, 1944Born: Wichita, Kansas

Timothy [Leonard] Spall - Actor
Quadrophenia, Red Dwarf, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
Feb. 27, 1957Born: Battersea, London

'Stoney' [Stonewall] Jackson - Actor
White Shadow, Insiders
Feb. 27, 1960Born: Richmond, Virginia

'Grant' [Edward] Shaud - Actor
Miles Silverburg on 'Murphy Brown'
Feb. 27, 1961Born: Evanston, Illinois

James [Ager] Worthy - Actor / Basketball Playe
Star Trek TNG
Feb. 27, 1961Born: Gastonia, North Carolina

Adam Baldwin - Actor
Full Metal Jacket, My Bodyguard, Firefly
Feb. 27, 1962Born: Chicago, Illinois

Grant Show - Actor
Jake on 'Melrose Place', Rick on 'Ryan's Hope'
Feb. 27, 1962Born: Detroit, MI,

Gregg [Andrew] Rainwater - Actor
Buck Cross on 'The Young Riders'
Feb. 27, 1966Born: Flint, Michigan

'Allison' [Mary Jane] Hayes - Actress
Attack of 50 Foot Woman, General Hospital
Feb. 27, 1977Dies at 47

George Tobias - Actor
Sergeant York, Abner Kravitz on 'Bewitched'
Jul. 14, 1901Born: New York, NY,
Feb. 27, 1980Dies at 78

'Mr. Rogers' [Frederick McFeely Rogers] - Acto
Children's television
Feb. 27, 2003Dies from stomach cancer at 74

 February 26
Emma Dunn - Actress
Dr Monica, Dr Kildare's Strange Case, Hideaway
Feb. 26, 1875Born: Cheshire, England

William [Clement] Frawley - Actor
Fred Mertz on 'I Love Lucy'
Feb. 26, 1887Born: Burlington, Iowa
Mar. 3, 1966Dies at 89

Alan Bridge - Actor
North of Arizona, Badmen of the Hills, Preston Sturges
Feb. 26, 1891Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

[Edith] Madeleine Carroll - Actress
The 39 Steps, Secret Agent
Feb. 26, 1906Born: West Bromwich, England

'Tex' [Frederick Bean] Avery - Cartoon director
What's up, Doc?
Feb. 26, 1908Born: Taylor, Texas

Dane Clark [Bernard Zanville] - Actor
Wire Service, Bold Venture, Perry Mason
Feb. 26, 1912Born: Brooklyn, New York

Robert Alda [Alfonso Giuseppe Giovanni Roberto D'Abruzzo] - Actor
Dan Lewis on 'Supertrain', By Popular Demand
Feb. 26, 1914Born: New York City, New York

'Jackie' [John Herbert Walton] Gleason - Actor
Honeymooners
Feb. 26, 1916Born: Brooklyn, NY,
Jun. 24, 1987Dies at 71 in Fort Lauderdale

Mason Adams - Actor
Charlie Hume-Lou Grant, Deadliest Season, Omen III
Feb. 26, 1919Born: Brooklyn, New York

Tony Randall [Arthur Leonard Rosenberg], - Actor
Felix on 'Odd Couple', Love Sidney
Feb. 26, 1920Born: Tulsa, OK,

Betty Hutton [Elizabeth June Thornburg] - Actress
Greatest Show on Earth
Feb. 26, 1921Born: Battle Creek, Michigan

Margaret Leighton - Actress
Astonished Heart
Feb. 26, 1922Born: Barnt Green, Worcestershire, England

Cynthia Stone - Actress
That Wonderful Guy, Ad Libbers
Feb. 26, 1926Born: Peoria, Illinois

Tom Kennedy [James Narz] - Quiz Show Host
You Don't Say, Name That Tune
Feb. 26, 1927Born: Louisville, Kentucky

'Fats' [Antoine Dominique] Domino - Rhythm & blues pianist / singer
Blueberry Hill
Feb. 26, 1928Born: New Orleans, Louisiana

Lawrence Montaigne - Actor
Star Trek TOS, Dr. Kildare, Batman, The F.B.I., The Man from U.N.C.L.E
Feb. 26, 1931Born: Brooklyn, New York

Johnny Cash - Country singer
I Walk The Line, Folsom Prison Blues, Boy Named Sue
Feb. 26, 1932Born: Kingsland, AR,

Godfrey [MacArthur] Cambridge - Actor
Cotton comes to Harlem
Feb. 26, 1933Born: New York City, New York

Barbara Meek - Actress
Archie Bunker's Place, Melba
Feb. 26, 1934Born: Detroit, Michigan

'Bill' [William Henry] Duke - Actor
Bird on a Wire, Predator
Feb. 26, 1943Born: Poughkeepsie, New York

Marilyn Michaels - Comedienne
ABC Comedy Hour
Feb. 26, 1944Born: New York City, New York

Mitch Ryder [William Levise, Jr] - Rocker
Devil With the Blue Dress
Feb. 26, 1945Born: Hamtramck, Michigan

Priscilla Lopez - Actress
In the Beginning, Kay O'Brien
Feb. 26, 1948Born: Bronx, New York

Michael Cumpsty - Actor
Star Trek VOY, LA Law, State of Grace, Fatal Instinct
Feb. 26, 1958Born: Wakefield, Yorkshire, England

Chase Masterson [Christianne Carafano] - Actress
Leeta on 'Star Trek DS9', ER, General Hospital
Feb. 26, 1963Born: Colorado Springs, Colorado

Brittany York [Alison Armitage] - Actress / Playmate
October 1990
Feb. 26, 1965Born: London, England

Jennifer Grant - Actress
Celeste on 'Beverly Hills 90210'
Feb. 26, 1966Born: Burbank, California

Jad Mager - Actor
Star Trek VOY, The Net
Feb. 26, 1969Born: New York City, New York

Katie O'Neill - Actress
Together We Stand
Feb. 26, 1970Born: Los Angeles, California

Meeno Peluce - Actor
Bad News Bears
Feb. 26, 1970Born: Amsterdam, Netherlands

Constance Ford - Actress
Ada Hobson on 'Another World'
Jul. 1, 1923Born: Bronx, NY,
Feb. 26, 1993Died from cancer at 69

 February 25
'Zeppo' [Herbert Manfred] Marx - Comedian/actor
Marx Brothers
Feb. 25, 1901Born: New York, NY,

Warren Hymer - Actor
Girl From Havana, Meet the Mob
Feb. 25, 1906Born: New York City, New York

Shimen Rushkin - Actor
Beau Brummel, Having a Wonderful Time
Feb. 25, 1907Born: Wilno, Poland

Richard [Cameron] Wattis - Actor
A Yank At Oxford, the St Trinian's films, Sykes series
Feb. 25, 1912Born: Wednesbury, Staffordshire, England

'Jim' [James Gilmore] Backus - Actor
Mr Magoo, Thurston Howell III on 'Gilligan's Island'
Feb. 25, 1913Born: Cleveland, OH,
Jul. 3, 1989Dies at 76 of pneumonia

Hayes Gordon - Actor
Sky Pirates, Dark Room
Feb. 25, 1920Born: Boston, Massachusetts

Bert Remsen - Actor
Mario-It's a Living, Star Trek DS9
Feb. 25, 1925Born: Glen Cove, Long Island, New York

'Jane' [Bonnie Lenora] Nigh - Actress
Lorelei on 'Big Town'
Feb. 25, 1925Born: Hollywood, California

Dick Jones - Actor
Buffalo Bill Jr
Feb. 25, 1927Born: Snyder, Texas

Christopher [John] George - Actor
El Dorado, Rat Patrol, The Immortal, posed nude for Playgirl
Feb. 25, 1929Born: Royal Oak, Michigan
Nov. 28, 1983Died of a heart attack at 54

'Tommy' [Thomas Penn] Newsom - Musician / Bandleader / Saxophonist
Tonight Show
Feb. 25, 1929Born: Portsmouth,Virginia

Michael [Eugene] Fairman - Actor
Star Trek DS9, Cagney & Lacey, L.A. Law
Feb. 25, 1934Born: New York City, New York

'Tom' [Thomas Daniel] Courtenay - Actor
Dresser, Dr Zhivago, To Catch a Spy
Feb. 25, 1937Born: Hull, England

Diane [Carol] Baker - Actress
Diary of Anne Frank, Marnie, The Silence of the Lambs
Feb. 25, 1938Born: Hollywood, California

Susan Browning - Actress
Pat on 'Mary Hartman', Sister Act
Feb. 25, 1941Born: Baldwin, New York

Karen Grassle - Actress
Caroline on 'Little House on Prairie'
Feb. 25, 1942Born: Berkeley, California

Kristina Holland - Actress
Tina on 'Courtship of Eddie's Father'
Feb. 25, 1944Born: Fayetteville, North Carolina

Jean Bruce Scott - Actress
Magnum PI, Airwolf
Feb. 25, 1954Born: Monterey, California

Carrot Top [Scott Thompson] - Comedian
American Comedy Award-1994
Feb. 25, 1965Born: Big Bear City, California

Stacey Cortez - Actress
Sheila Cantillan on General Hospital, They Came from Outer Space
Feb. 25, 1966Born: Houston, Texas

Tea Leoni [Elizabeth Téa Pantaleoni] - Actress
Flying Blind, Naked Truth, Jurassic Park III
Feb. 25, 1966Born: New York City, New York

Jennifer LaVoie - Playmate
August 1993
Feb. 25, 1971Born: Nashua, New Hampshire

Sean Astin [Sean Patrick Duke] - Actor
Goonies, Like Father Like Son, Toy Soldiers
Feb. 25, 1971Born: Santa Monica, Calif

'Tennessee' [Thomas Lanier] Williams - US playwright
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
Feb. 25, 1983Dies at 71

Daniel [Raymond] Massey - Actor
Vault of Horror
Oct. 10, 1933Born: London, England
Feb. 25, 1998Died from Hodgkin's disease at 64

Helen [Dorothy] Martin - Actress
Good Times, Pearl on '227'
Jul. 23, 1909Born: St. Louis, Missouri
Feb. 25, 2000Died at 81

Darren McGavin [William Lyle Richardson] - Actor
Night Stalker, Tribes, Turk 182
May. 7, 1922Born: Spokane, WA,
Feb. 25, 2006Died at the age of 83

 February 24
Wilhelm Karl Grimm - Story teller
Grimm's Fairy Tales
Feb. 24, 1786Born: Hanau, Germany
Dec. 16, 1859Died in Berlin of an infection at the age of 73.

Victor Moore - Comedian
Ziegfeld Follies, 7 Year Itch
Feb. 24, 1876Born: Hammonton, New Jersey
Jul. 23, 1962Died of a heart attack at 86

Marjorie Main [Mary Tomlinson] - Actress
Another Thin Man, Ma of 'Ma and Pa Kettle'
Feb. 24, 1890Born: Acton, Indiana
Apr. 10, 1975Dies at 85

Zachary Scott - Actor
Spotlight Playhouse, Mildred Pierce
Feb. 24, 1914Born: Austin, Texas

[Larkin] Douglass Watson - Actor
Satan Murders, Another World
Feb. 24, 1921Born: Jackson, Georgia

Abe Vigoda [Abraham Charles Vigodah] - Actor
Barney Miller, Fish
Feb. 24, 1921Born: New York, NY,

Steven Hill [Solomon Krakovsky] - Actor
Goddess, Raw Deal, Yentl, Law & Order
Feb. 24, 1922Born: Seattle, Washington

Al Lettieri [Alessandro Lettieri] - Actor
The Godfather, Deadly Kiss, Pulp, Mr Majestyk, Getaway
Feb. 24, 1928Born: New York City, New York

Barbara [Jo] Lawrence - Actress
Joe Dakota, Perry Mason
Feb. 24, 1928Born: Carnegie, Oklahoma

Richard B Shull - Actor
Diana, Holmes & Yo-Yo
Feb. 24, 1929Born: Evanston, Illinois
Oct. 14, 1999Died of a heart attack while performing in a play

Joan Diener - Actress
54th Street Revue
Feb. 24, 1930Born: Columbus, Ohio

John Vernon [Adolphus Raymondus Vernon Agopsowicz] - Actor
Animal House, Chained Heat, Dirty Harry
Feb. 24, 1932Born: Zehner, Saskatchewan
Feb. 1, 2005Died of complications following heart surgery at 72

Linda Cristal [Marta Victoria Moya Burges] - Actress
Victoria on 'High Chapparal'
Feb. 24, 1934Born: Buenos Aires, Argentina

James Farentino - Actor
Dead & Buried, Final Countdown
Feb. 24, 1938Born: Brooklyn, New York

James [Joseph] Sloyan - Actor
Oh Madeline, Star Trek TNG, DS9, VOY
Feb. 24, 1940Born: Indianapolis, Indiana

Jenny O'Hara - Actress
Wishmaster, Facts of Life, My Sister Sam
Feb. 24, 1942Born: Sonora, California

Sheila Larkin - Actress
Deborah on 'Storefront' Lawyer, X Files
Feb. 24, 1944Born: Brooklyn, New York

Barry [Knapp] Bostwick - Actor
Spin City, Rocky Horror Picture Show
Feb. 24, 1946Born: San Mateo, CA,

Edward James Olmos - Actor
Miami Vice, Stand & Deliver, Triumph, Battlestar Galactica
Feb. 24, 1947Born: East Los Angeles, California

Dennis Waterman - Actor
Fair Exchange
Feb. 24, 1948Born: Clapham, London, England

Helen Shaver - Actress
WIOU, Praise of Older Women
Feb. 24, 1951Born: St. Thomas, Ontario, Canada

Mark Moses - Actor
Star Trek VOY, Enterprise, Desperate Housewives
Feb. 24, 1958Born: New York City, New York

Beth [Alison] Broderick - Actress
Aunt Zelda on 'Sabrina'
Feb. 24, 1959Born: Falmouth, Kentucky

'Teri' [Teresa Susan] Weigel - Playmate / Porn star
April 1986
Feb. 24, 1962Born: Fort Lauderdale, Florida

'Billy' [William George] Zane - Actor
Orlando, Memphis Belle, Millions, Titanic
Feb. 24, 1966Born: Chicago, Illinois

Jonathan Ward - Actor
Doug on 'Charles in Charge', Beans Baxter
Feb. 24, 1970Born: Elkridge, Maryland

Virginia Bruce [Helen Virginia Briggs] - Actress
Action in Arabia
Sep. 29, 1910Born: Minneapolis, Mn.
Feb. 24, 1982Died at 72

George [Leslie] Gobel - Comedian
George Gobel Show
May. 20, 1919Born: Chicago, IL,
Feb. 24, 1991Dies after surgery at 71

Jean Rogers [Eleanor Dorothy Lovegren] - Actress
Flash Gordon, Hot Cargo
Feb. 24, 1991Dies at 74

'Dinah' [Frances Rose] Shore - Singer
Dinah's Place. Dinah
Feb. 24, 1994Dies of cancer at 76

'Henny' [Henry] Youngman - Comedian
Take my wife please
Feb. 24, 1998Dies at 92

[William] Dennis Weaver - Actor
McCloud
Jun. 4, 1924Born: Joplin, Missouri
Feb. 24, 2006Died of complications arising from cancer at the age of 81

'Don' [Jesse Donald] Knotts - Actor
Andy Griffth Show, 3's Company
Jul. 21, 1924Born: Morgantown, WV.
Feb. 24, 2006Died at the age of 81 from lung cancer.

Bruce Bennett [Harold Herman Brix] - Actor
The New Adventures of Tarzan, Before I Hang, Sahara
May. 19, 1909Born: Tacoma, WA
Feb. 24, 2007Died of complications from a broken hip at 100

 February 23
John Keats
Romantic poet
Oct. 31, 1795Born: London, England
Feb. 23, 1821Died of tuberculosis at 25 in Rome

Cyril Delevanti - Actor
Lucius on 'Jefferson Davis', Black Eye, Gunsmoke, Alfred Hitchcock Presents
Perry Mason
Feb. 23, 1889Born: London, England

Kathleen Harrison - Actress
Fast Lady, Big Money, West 11, Mrs. Thursday, Scrooge
Feb. 23, 1892Born: Blackburn, Lancashire, England

Richard Goolden - Actor
School for Husbands
Feb. 23, 1895Born: London, England

Tootsie Roll - Cand
Introduced by Leo Hirshfield
Feb. 23, 1896Using his daughter's nickname

Jon Hall [Charles Hall Locher] - Actor
Ramor of the Jungle
Feb. 23, 1915Born: Fresno, California

Johnny Seven - Actor
Ironside, Amy Prentiss
Feb. 23, 1926Born: New York City, New York

Majel Barrett Roddenberry [Majel Leigh Hudec] - Actress
Christine Chapel: Star Trek TOS, Lwaxana Troi: Star Trek TNG
Feb. 23, 1932Born: Columbus, OH,
Dec. 18, 2008Died as a result of complications from leukemia.

Diane [Marie] Varsi - Actress
Peyton Place, Johnny Got His Gun
Feb. 23, 1938Born: San Mateo, California

Peter [Henry] Fonda - Actor
Easy Rider, Lilith, Wild Angels, Trip
Feb. 23, 1940Born: New York City, New York

Jada Rowland - Actress
Penny on 'Hamptons', Amy on 'Secret Storm'
Feb. 23, 1943Born: New York City, New York

Raising the flag on Iwo Jima -
Famous photo by Joe Rosenthal & Sculpture by Felix de Weldon
Feb. 23, 1945Showing US Marines raising the flag on Iwo Jima

Shakira Caine [Shakira Baksh] - Miss Guyana
1967 / Actress (Man Who be King
Feb. 23, 1947Born: British Guiana

Patricia [Castle] Richardson - Actress
Jill on 'Home Improvement', The Parent Trap 3
Feb. 23, 1952Born: Bethesda, MD,

Johnny Seven O.M.A. -
One Man Army
Feb. 23, 1964Multi-function toy weapon

Kristin [Landen] Davis - Actress
Melrose Place
Feb. 23, 1965Born: Boulder, Colorado

Veronica Webb - Actress / Supermode
Jungle Fever, Malcolm X
Feb. 23, 1965Born: Detroit, Michigan

Stan Laurel [Arthur Stanley Jefferson] - Comedian
Laurel & Hardy
Jun. 16, 1890Born: Ulverston, Cumbria, England
Feb. 23, 1965Dies of heart attack at 74

Craig Hurley - Actor
Star Trek TNG, Warlock
Feb. 23, 1968Born: Chicago, Illinois

 February 22
George Washington - 1st American President
1789-97
Feb. 22, 1732Born: Westmoreland County, Va.
Dec. 14, 1799Died at 67

Marguerite Clark - Actress
Voice of Snow White
Feb. 22, 1883Born: Avondale, Cincinnati, Ohio
Sep. 25, 1940Died of pneumonia at 57

Enid Markey - Actress
Jane in Tarzan Movies, Aunt Violet on 'Bringing Up Buddy'
Feb. 22, 1894Born: Dillon, Colorado
Nov. 15, 1981Died at 87

Dwight [Iliff] Frye - Actor
Black Camel, Dracula, Frankenstein
Feb. 22, 1899Born: Salina, Kansas

'John' [Lewis Ernest Watts ] Mills - Actor
Big Sleep, King Rat, War & Peace
Feb. 22, 1902Born: North Elmham, Norfolk, England

Sheldon Leonard [Bershad] - Actor / Director
Danny Thomas Show, Big Eddie
Feb. 22, 1907Born: New York City, New York

Robert [George] Young - Actor
Father Knows Best, Marcus Welby MD
Feb. 22, 1907Born: Chicago, IL.

Dan Seymour - Actor
We the People, Sing it Again, My Favorite Martian
Feb. 22, 1915Born: Chicago, Illinois

'Don' [Dominick George] Pardo - TV announcer
Jeopardy, Saturday Night Live
Feb. 22, 1918Born: Westfield, Massachusetts

'Giulietta' [Giulia Anna] Masina - Actress
La Strada, Swindle, White Sheik
Feb. 22, 1921Born: San Giorgio di Piano, Bologna, Italy

Donald May - Actor
Adam on 'Edge of Night', Colt .45
Feb. 22, 1927Born: Chicago, Illinois

Paul Dooley [Paul Brown - Actor
16 Candles, Strange Brew, Wedding, Star Trek DS9
Feb. 22, 1928Born: Parkersburg, West Virginia

Bruce Forsyth [Bruce Joseph Forsyth Johnson] - Comedian / TV host
Generation Game
Feb. 22, 1928Born: Edmonton, North London, England

'Sparky' [George Lee] Anderson - Baseball manager
Reds, Tigers, nicknamed "Captain Hook"
Feb. 22, 1934Born: Bridgewater, South Dakota

Geoffrey Scott - Actor
Secret Empire, Sky Rumson on 'Dark Shadows', Dynasty
Feb. 22, 1942Born: Hollywood, California

E J [Edra Jean] Peaker - Actress
That's Life
Feb. 22, 1944Born: Tulsa, Oklahoma

Leslie Charleson - Actress
Monica on 'General Hospital'
Feb. 22, 1945Born: Kansas City, Missouri

Julie [Mary] Walters - Actress
Educating Rita, Prick Up Your Ears
Feb. 22, 1950Born: Smethwick, West Midlands, England

Miou Miou [Sylvette Hery] - Actress
Bottom Line, Menage, Dog Day, My Other Husband
Feb. 22, 1950Born: Paris, France

Ellen Greene - Actress / Singer
Little Shoppe of Horrors, One Fine Day, Pushing Daisies
Feb. 22, 1951Born: Brooklyn, New York

Kyle MacLachlan - Actor
Blue Velvet, Dune, Twin Peaks, The Hidden
Feb. 22, 1959Born: Yakima, Washington

Daytona 500 - Auto race
1st ran
Feb. 22, 1959Lee Petty wins at 135.521 MPH

Debbie Linden - Actress
Are You Being Served? , Kenny Everett Show
Feb. 22, 1961Born: Glasgow, Scotland

James Wlcek - Actor
Trent on 'Walker Texas Ranger', Linc on 'As The World Turns'
Feb. 22, 1964Born: New York City, New York

Thorsten Kaye [Thorsten Ernst Kieselbach] - Actor
Patrick on 'One Life to Live', Silencers
Feb. 22, 1966Born: Mainz, Germany

Jeri Ryan [Jeri Lynn Zimmermann] - Actress
Melrose Place, Matlock, 7 of 9 on 'Star Trek VOY'
Feb. 22, 1968Born: Munich, Germany

Lea Salonga [Maria Ligaya Carmen Imutan Salonga] - Actress / Singer
Miss Saigon
Feb. 22, 1971Born: Angeles City, Pampanga, Philippines

Drew [Blyth] Barrymore - Actress
ET, Firestarter, Poison Ivy, Altered States, Charles Angels
Feb. 22, 1975Born: Culver City, California

Andy Warhol [Andrew Warhola]
Pop artist
Aug. 6, 1928Born: Pittsburgh, PA,
Feb. 22, 1987Dies from complications following gall bladder surgery at 58

'Chuck' [Charles Martin] Jones - Animator
Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck
Feb. 22, 2002Died of congestive heart failure at 89

Simone [ThĂ©rèse Fernande] Simon - Actress
The Curse of the Cat People
Apr. 23, 1910Born: Béthune, Pas-de-Calais, France
Feb. 22, 2005Died from natural causes at age 94

 February 21
Felix [Edward] Aylmer - Actor
Anastasia, Hamlet, Iron Duke, Macbeth, St Joan
Feb. 21, 1889Born: Corsham, Wiltshire, England
Aug. 2, 1979Died at 90

Celia Lovsky [Caecilie Lvovsky] - Actress
T'Pau on 'Star Trek TOS', Airport, Harlow
Feb. 21, 1897Born: Vienna, Austria
Oct. 12, 1979Died at 82

'Ann' [Clara Lou] Sheridan - Actress
Dodge City, Good Sam, Another World
Feb. 21, 1915Born: Denton, Texas
Jan. 21, 1967Died of esophageal and liver cancer at age 51

Lucille Bremer - Dancer / Actress
Ruthless, Ziegfeld Follies
Feb. 21, 1917Born: Amsterdam, New York

Erma Bombeck [Erma Fiste] - Humorist
The Grass is Always Greener...
Feb. 21, 1927Born: Dayton, Ohio
Apr. 22, 1966Died after long fight with cancers at 69

Alka Seltzer -
Cold and Headache remedy
Feb. 21, 1931Introduced

[Eddi] Rue McClanahan - Actress
Maude, Golden Girls
Feb. 21, 1934Born: Healdton, Oklahoma
Jun. 3, 2010Died after she suffered a brain hemorrhage at 76

Mark McManus - Actor
Taggart, Nightstick, 2000 Weeks, 12th Night
Feb. 21, 1935Born: Hamilton, Scotland

Gary Lockwood [John Gary Yusolfsky] - Actor
Star Trek TOS, 2001, Survival Zone, Lieutenant
Feb. 21, 1937Born: Van Nuys, California

Peter McEnery - Actor
Game is Over, Moonspinners
Feb. 21, 1940Born: Walsall, England

Kitty [Michelle] Winn - Actress
Beacon Hill, The Exorcist
Feb. 21, 1944Born: Washington, DC.

Alan [Sidney Patrick] Rickman - Actor
Robin Hood Prince of Thieves, Die Hard
Feb. 21, 1946Born: Hammersmith, London, England

[Ellen] Tyne Daly - Actress
Cagney & Lacey
Feb. 21, 1946Born: Madison, WI

Christine Ebersole - Actress
My Favorite Martian, Tootsie, Saturday Night Live, Barbara on 'Valerie'
Feb. 21, 1953Born: Chicago, Illinois

William [Louis] Petersen - Actor
Young Guns II, Manhunter, Return to Lonesome Dove, CSI
Feb. 21, 1953Born: Evanston, Illinois

Woody Brown - Actor
Cliff on 'Facts of Life', Flamingo Road, Dominion
Feb. 21, 1956Born: Dayton, Ohio

'Jack' [John MacDonald] Coleman - Actor
Steven Carrington on 'Dynasty', CSI: Miami, Nip/Tuck, Without A Trace
Feb. 21, 1958Born: Easton, Pennsylvania

Alan [Stuart] Trammell - Baseball infielder
Detroit Tiger
Feb. 21, 1958Born: Garden Grove, CA

Christopher Atkins [Bomann] - Actor
Blue Lagoon, Peter on 'Dallas'
Feb. 21, 1961Born: Rye, New York

William Baldwin - Actor
Backdraft, Sliver, Flatliners
Feb. 21, 1963Born: Massapequa, Long Island, New York

Alana Soares - Playmate
March 1983
Feb. 21, 1964Born: Redondo Beach, California

Bronwen Booth - Actress
Andy on 'One Life to Live', Glory & Honor, Scrubs
Feb. 21, 1966Born: London, England

Troy [William] Slaten - Actor
Cagney & Lacey, Jerry Steiner on 'Parker Lewis Can't Lose'
Feb. 21, 1975Born: Los Angeles, California

Jennifer Love Hewitt - Actress
Party of Five, Time of Your Life, The Audrey Hepburn Story
Feb. 21, 1979Born: Waco, Texas

 February 20
Bramwell Fletcher - Actor
White Cargo, Mummy
Feb. 20, 1904Born: Bradford, Yorkshire, England

Gale Gordon [Charles T. Aldrich, Jr.] - Actor
Here's Lucy, Our Miss Brooks
Feb. 20, 1906Born: New York City, New York

Malcolm Atterbury - Actor
Jonas on 'Thicker than Water', Apples Way, The Birds, I Was a Teenage Werewolf,
Feb. 20, 1907Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Paul Tripp - Actor / TV host
Mr I Magination, Perry Mason
Feb. 20, 1911Born: New York City, New York

John [Charles Patrick Croghan] Daly - Newscaster / TV game show host
What's My Line
Feb. 20, 1914Born: Johannesburg, South Africa

Philip Friend - Actor
Vulture, Fur Collar
Feb. 20, 1915Born: Horsham, Sussex, England

Gloria [Laura Madeleine Sophie] Vanderbilt
Socialite most noted as a spokeswoman for designer blue jeans
Feb. 20, 1924Born: New York City, New York

Robert [Bernard] Altman - Director
Nashville, MASH
Feb. 20, 1925Born: Kansas City, Missouri
Nov. 20, 2006Died of complications from leukemia at 81

Sidney Poitier - Actor
Porgy & Bess, A Raisin in the Sun, Guess Who's Coming To Dinner
Feb. 20, 1927Born: Miami, FL,

Amanda Blake [Beverly Louise Neill] - Actress
Kitty Russell on 'Gunsmoke'
Feb. 20, 1929Born: Buffalo, NY
Aug. 16, 1989Dies at 60

Patricia Smith - Actress
Bob Newhart Show, Into Thin Air, Star Trek TNG
Feb. 20, 1930Born: New Haven, Connecticut
Jan. 2, 2011Died at 80

Larry Hovis - Comedian
Gomer Pyle, Hogan's Heroes
Feb. 20, 1936Born: Wapato, Washington
Sep. 9, 2003Died of esophageal cancer at 67

Marj Dusay [Marjorie Ellen Pivonka Mahoney] - Actress
Kate on 'Bret Maverick', Star Trek TOS: 'Spock's Brain'
Feb. 20, 1936Born: Hays, Kansas

Henry Polic II - Actor
When Things Were Rotten, Webster
Feb. 20, 1945Born: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

'Sandy' [Sandra Kay] Duncan - Actress
Hogan Family, Pinocchio, Who's Afraid of Virginia Wolfe?
Feb. 20, 1946Born: Henderson, Texas

Brenda Blethyn [Brenda Anne Bottle] - Actress
Secrets & Lies, Saving Grace
Feb. 20, 1946Born: Ramsgate, Kent, England

Peter Strauss - Actor
Rich Man Poor Man, Secret of NIMH, Space Hunter
Feb. 20, 1947Born: Croton-on-Hudson, New York

Jennifer O'Neill - Actress
Summer of '42
Feb. 20, 1948Born: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

John Voldstad - Actor
Darryl on 'Newhart'
Feb. 20, 1951Born: Oslo, Norway

Edward Albert [Edward Laurence Heimberger] - Actor
Jeff on 'Falcon Crest', Butterflies are Free, Star Trek DS9
Feb. 20, 1951Born: Los Angeles, California

Patty [Campbell] Hearst Shaw - Famous kidnap hostage
Tanya
Feb. 20, 1954Born: San Francisco, California

Anthony [Stewart] Head - Actor
Buffy Vampire Slayer
Feb. 20, 1954Born: Camden Town, London

[Allen] Kelsey Grammer - Actor
Fraiser Crane on 'Cheers' & 'Fraiser', Star Trek TNG
Feb. 20, 1955BornL St Thomas, Virgin Islands

James [Jonathon] Wilby - Actor
Howards End, Maurice
Feb. 20, 1958Born: Rangoon, Burma

Imogen Stubbs - Actress
Summer Story, Privileged, Erik the Viking, True Colors
Feb. 20, 1961Born: Newcastle-upon-Tyne,England

Ria Coyne - Comedienne
Betsy on 'Batman Forever'
Feb. 20, 1962Born: Scranton, Pennsylvania

John [Herschel] Glenn - Astronaut
Aboard Friendship 7
Feb. 20, 19621st American to orbit Earth

[Milton] French Stewart - Actor
Stargate, Harry Solomon on 'Third Rock From the Sun'
Feb. 20, 1964Born: Albuquerque, New Mexico

'Cindy' [Cynthia Ann] Crawford - Super model
Sports Illustrated Swimsuit, Host of MTV's 'House of Style'
Feb. 20, 1966Born: DeKalb, Illinois

Andrew Shue - Actor
Billy on 'Melrose Place'
Feb. 20, 1967Born: Wilmington, Delaware

Lili [Anne] Taylor - Actress
Ransom, Short Cuts
Feb. 20, 1967Born: Glencoe, Illinois

Kurt [Donald] Cobai - rock vocalist
Nirvana
Feb. 20, 1967Born: Aberdeen, Washington

James G Richardson - Actor
Tim Cassidy on 'Sierra', Emergency
Aug. 22, 1945Born: Gainesville, FL
Feb. 20, 1983Died in a ski accident at 38

'Dick' [Richard Allen] York - Actor
Bewitched, The Twilight Zone
Sep. 4, 1928Born: Fort Wayne, Indiana
Feb. 20, 1992Dies of emphysema at 63

Great Guinness Toast
Annual world record toast
Feb. 20, 2015Raise a pint of Guinness

 February 19
Nicolaus Copernicus - Astronomer
heliocentrism
Feb. 19, 1473Born: Torún, Poland

Nydia [Eileen] Westman - Actress
Going My Way, Young Mr Bobbins, Run, Rabbit
Feb. 19, 1902Born: New York City, New York

Merle Oberon [Estelle Merle O'Brien] - Actress
Assignment Foreign Legion
Feb. 19, 1911Born: Bombay, India

George Rose - Actor
Beacon Hill, Holocaust
Feb. 19, 1920Born: Bicester, Oxfordshire, England

Lee Marvin - Actor
You're in the Navy Now, Duel at Silver Creek, Hangman's Knot, Eight Iron Men
Feb. 19, 1924Born: New York, NY,
Aug. 29, 1987Died at 57

Gwen Taylor - Actress
Life of Brian, Sob Sisters, Screaming
Feb. 19, 1939Born: Derby, England

Carlin Glynn - Actress
Three Days of the Condor, Continental Divide
Feb. 19, 1940Born: Cleveland, Ohio

'Smokey' [William] Robinson - Singer
Smokey Robinson & The Miracles: Tears of Clown
Feb. 19, 1940Born: Detroit MI

Michael Nader - Actor
Peter on 'Gidget', Dex Dexter on 'Dynasty'
Feb. 19, 1945Born: Los Angeles, California

Jon Whiteley - Actor
Moonfleet, The Kidnappers
Feb. 19, 1945Born: Monymusk, Scotland

Stephen Nichols - Actor
Witchboard, Days of our Lives
Feb. 19, 1951Born: Cincinnati, Ohio

Bill Kirchenbauer - Actor / Comedian
Growing Pains, Coach on 'Just the 10 of Us'
Feb. 19, 1953Born: Salzburg, Austria

Margaux [Louise] Hemingway - Actress
Lipstick, They Call Me Bruce
Feb. 19, 1955Born: Portland, Oregon

'Jeff' [Jeffrey Warren] Daniels - Actor
Something Wild, Dumb and Dumber, Speed
Feb. 19, 1955Born: Chelsea MI.

The Family Circus
Cartoon strip by Bill Keane
Feb. 19, 1960Debuts

Jessica Tuck - Actress
Megan on 'One Life to Live'
Feb. 19, 1963Born: New York City, New York

Justine Bateman - Actress
Mallory on 'Family Ties', Satisfaction, Out of Order
Feb. 19, 1966Born: Rye, NY.

Benicio Del Toro [Benicio Monserrat Rafael Del Toro Sanchez] - Actor
Licence to Kill, Usual Suspects
Feb. 19, 1967Born: San Germán, Puerto Rico

'Grandpa' [Louis Marshall] Jones - Country comic/banjo wizard
Hee Haw
Feb. 19, 1998Dies at 84

 February 18
Detroit Boat Club -
Forms
Feb. 18, 1839Oldest sport rowing club in the United States

'Burt' [Burton Hill] Mustin - Actor
All in the Family, Andy Griffith Show, Leave it to Beaver
Feb. 18, 1884Born: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Adolphe [Jean] Menjou - Actor
Front Page, Star is Born
Feb. 18, 1890Born: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Edward Arnold [Gunther Edward Arnold Schneider] - Actor
Mr Smith Goes to Washington
Feb. 18, 1890Born: New York City, New York

Reginald Sheffield [Matthew Reginald Sheffield Cassan] - Actor
Second Chance
Feb. 18, 1901Born: Surrey, England

Billy Dewolfe [William Andrew Jones] - Actor
Good Morning World
Feb. 18, 1907Born: Wollaston, Massachusetts

Phyllis Calvert [Phyllis Hannah Bickle] - Actress
Man in Grey
Feb. 18, 1915Born: Chelsea, England

Jack Palance [Volodymyr Palahnyuk] - Actor
City Slickers
Feb. 18, 1919Born: Hazle Township, Pennsylvania
Nov. 10, 2006Died of natural causes at 87

'Bill' [William Lawrence Frances] Cullen - TV game show host
over 20 different games
Feb. 18, 1920Born: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Allan Melvin - Actor
Phil Silvers Show, Barney on 'All in the Family', Sam on 'The Brady Bunch'
Feb. 18, 1922Born: Kansas City, Missouri
Jan. 17, 2008Died of Cancer

George [Harris] Kennedy - Actor
Cool Hand Luke, Airport, Blue Knight
Feb. 18, 1925Born: New York, NY

Harry [Little] Caesar - Blues singer / Actor
City Heat, Homer & Eddie
Feb. 18, 1928Born: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

[Eileen] Mary Ure - Model / Actress
Reflection of Fear, Windom's Way
Feb. 18, 1933Born: Glasgow, Scotland

Yoko Ono Lennon [Mrs John Lennon] - Singe
?
Feb. 18, 1933Born: Tokyo, Japan

'Sinead' [Jane Moira] Cusack - Actress
Waterland, Revenge
Feb. 18, 1948Born: Dalkey, County Dublin, Ireland

Cybill [Lynne] Shepherd - Actress
Moonlighting, Last Picture Show
Feb. 18, 1950Born: Memphis, TN

John [Joseph] Travolta - Actor
Welcome Back Kotter, Grease, Pulp Fiction
Feb. 18, 1954Born: Englewood, NJ

Vanna White [Vanna Marie Rosich] - TV game show hostess
Wheel of Fortune
Feb. 18, 1957Born: North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

Greta Scacchi [Greta Gracco] - Actress
Coca on 'Cola Kid', White Mischief
Feb. 18, 1960Born: Milan, Italy

Julie Strain - Actress
Witchcraft IV
Feb. 18, 1962Born: Concord, California

Tori Sinclair [Lisa Comshaw] - Actress
Scanner Cop, Lukas' Child
Feb. 18, 1964Born: Akron, Ohio

'Matt' [Matthew Raymond] Dillon - Actor
Flamingo Kid, Tex, Little Darlings, Kansas
Feb. 18, 1964Born: New Rochelle, NY.

Molly [Kathleen] Ringwald - Actress
16 Candles, Pretty in Pink
Feb. 18, 1968Born: Roseville, CA

[Ralph] Dale Earnhardt
NASCAR driver -The Intimidator
Feb. 18, 2001Died in crash during Daytona 500 at 49

 February 17
Staats Cotsworth - Actor
Peyton Place
Feb. 17, 1908Born: Oak Park, Illinois

Marc Lawrence [Max Goldsmith] - Actor
Man With Golden Gun, Star Trek TNG and DS9
Feb. 17, 1910Born: Bronx, New York

Arthur Hunnicutt - Actor
Big Sky, Apache Uprising
Feb. 17, 1910Born: Gravelly, Arkansas

[John] Arthur Kennedy - Actor
Fantastic Voyage, Peyton Place, Death of a Salesman
Feb. 17, 1914Born: Worcester, Massachusetts

'Wayne' [Bert DeWayne] Morris - WWII-pilot/actor
Paths of Glory
Feb. 17, 1914Born: Los Angeles, California

Kathleen Freeman - Actress
Beverly Hillbillies, Disorderly Orderly, The Errand Boy
Feb. 17, 1919Born: Chicago, Illinois

'Hal' [Harold Rowe] Holbrook - Actor
All the President's Men, Mark Twain
Feb. 17, 1925Born: Cleveland, Ohio

Alan [Arthur] Bates - Actor
Zorba the Greek, Unmarried Woman
Feb. 17, 1934Born: Allestree, Derby, England

Christine Pickles - Actress
Helen on 'St Elsewhere', George of the Jungle 2
Feb. 17, 1935Born: Yorkshire, England

Mary Ann Mobley - Actress
Diff'rent Strokes / Miss America-1959
Feb. 17, 1939Born: Brandon, Mississippi

Patricia Morrow - Actress
Rita on 'Peyton Place'
Feb. 17, 1944Born: Los Angeles, California

Brenda Fricker - Actress
My Left Foot, Of Human Bondage
Feb. 17, 1945Born: Dublin, Ireland

Zina Bethune - Actress
Nurses, Who's That Knocking at My Door
Feb. 17, 1945Born: New York City, New York

Rene [Marie] Russo - Actress
Ransom, Major League, Lethal Weapon 3
Feb. 17, 1954Born: Burbank, California

Richard [Karn] Karn - Actor
Al on 'Home Improvement'
Feb. 17, 1956Born: Seattle, Washington

Heidi Hagman - Actress
Linda on 'Archie Bunker's Place'
Feb. 17, 1958Born: New York City, New York

BC
Comic strip
Feb. 17, 19581st appears

Lou Diamond Phillips [Lou Diamond Upchurch] - Actor
La Bamba, Stand & Deliver
Feb. 17, 1962Born: Subic Bay Naval Station, Philippines

Clayton Prince - Actor
Dark Justice, Reuben-Another World
Feb. 17, 1965Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

'Jerry' [Jeremiah] O'Connell - Actor
Scream 2, Sliders, Andrew Clements on 'My Secret Identity'
Feb. 17, 1974Born: New York City, New York

Joseph [Leonard] Gordon Levitt - Actor
Tommy Solomon on 'Third Rock From the Sun'
Feb. 17, 1981Born: Los Angeles, California

Lucille Benson - Actress
Lilly-Bosom Buddies
Jul. 17, 1914Born: Scottsboro, Ala,
Feb. 17, 1984Died from liver cancer at 69

William [Dennis] Gargan - Actor
The Bells of St. Mary's, Dynamite, Ellery Queen
Jul. 17, 1905Born: Brooklyn, NY.
Feb. 17, 1989Died at the age of 73

Dan O'Herlih - Actor
Fail Safe, Last Starfighter, Robocop
Feb. 17, 2005Died at the age of 86

 February 16
Today is Presidents Day -
Federal Holiday
Feb. 16Originally Washington's Birthday

Katharine Cornell - Actress
Barretts of Wimpole St
Feb. 16, 1898Born: Berlin, Germany

Chester Morris [John Chester Brooks Morris] - Actor
The Big House, Diagnosis Unknown
Feb. 16, 1901Born: New York City, New York

Edgar [John ] Bergen - Ventriloquist
Charlie McCarthy, father to Candice
Feb. 16, 1903Born: Decatur, Michigan

Jeffrey Lynn [Ragnar Lind] - Actor
Tony Rome, Butterfield 8, Up Front
Feb. 16, 1909Born: Auburn, Massachusetts

[Eugene] Hugh Beaumont - Actor
Ward Cleaver on 'Leave it to Beaver'
Feb. 16, 1909Born: Lawrence, Kansas
May. 14, 1982Dies at 73

Vera Ellen [Vera Ellen Westmeier Rohe] - Actress/dancer
Rockette, Wonder Man, White Christmas
Feb. 16, 1921Born: Norwood, Ohio

Peggy King - Actress / Singer
George Gobel Show, American Bandstand, Maverick, The Tonight Show
Feb. 16, 1930Born: Greensburg, Pennsylvania

Ken Takakura [Goichi Oda] - Actor
A Story of the Antarctic
Feb. 16, 1931Born: Kitakyushu, Fukuoka, Japan

Gretchen Wyler [Gretchen Patricia Wienecke] - Actress
Silk Stockings,Private Benjamin, Chicken Soup for the Soul.
Feb. 16, 1932Born: Bartlesville, Oklahoma

Brian Bedford - Actor
Anthony on 'Coronet Blue', Robin Hood: The Disney Film (Voice of Robin
Grand Prix
Feb. 16, 1935Born: Morley, West Yorkshire, England

'Sonny' [Salvatore Phillip] Bono - Singer
Sonny & Cher, Mayor (R of Palm Springs CA
Feb. 16, 1935Born: Detroit, MI,

Barry Primus - Actor
Sergeant McKenna on 'Cagney & Lacey', Boxcar Bertha, Night Games
Feb. 16, 1938Born: New York City, New York

'Ian' [Arthur] Lavender - Actor
Stupid Boy in Dad's Army
Feb. 16, 1946Born: Birmingham, England

William [Theodore] Katt - Actor
Greatest American Hero, 1st Love
Feb. 16, 1951Born: Los Angeles, California

LeVar [Levardis Robert Martyn] Burton - Actor
The Hunter, Roots, Star Trek TNG
Feb. 16, 1957Born: Landstuhl, Germany

Lisa Loring [Lisa Ann DeCinces] - Actress
Wednesday on 'Addams Family', As the World Turns
Feb. 16, 1958Born: Kwajalein, Marshall Islands

Ice T [Tracy Lauren Marrow] - Actor / Rapper
New Jack City, Tank Girl, Crazy Six
Feb. 16, 1968Born: Los Angeles, California

Geordi La Forge
Star Trek TNG
Feb. 16, 2335Born: African Confederation, Earth

 February 15
Socrates - Philosopher
sentenced to death
May. 20, 467Born: Athens, Greece
Feb. 15, 399Died by drinking a mix of the poisonous hemlock at 71

Galileo Galilei
Astronomer/Physicist
Feb. 15, 1564Born: Pisa, Italy

Arthur Shields - Actor
River, Enchanted Island
Feb. 15, 1896Born: Dublin, Ireland

Lillian Disney [Lillian Marie Bounds] - Mrs Walt Disney
from 1925 until his death in 1966
Feb. 15, 1899Born: Spaulding, Idaho

'Gale' [Edith Holm] Sondergaard - Actres
The Mark of Zorro, My Favorite Blonde, Sherlock Holmes and the Spider Woman
Feb. 15, 1899Born: Litchfield, Minnesota
Aug. 14, 1985Died from cerebral vascular thrombosis at the age of 86

The Teddy Bear -
Made by Morris & Rose Michtom
Feb. 15, 19021st introduced in America,

Cesar [Julio] Romero - Actor
Joker on 'Batman', Ocean's 11, The Thin Man
Feb. 15, 1907Born: New York, NY

Miep Gies [Hermine Santrouschitz]
One of Ann Franks Protectors
Feb. 15, 1909Born: Vienna, Austria-Hungary
Jan. 11, 2010Died after a short illness caused by a fall at 100

Kevin McCarthy - Actor
Invasion of Body Snatchers, Howling
Feb. 15, 1914Born: Seattle, Washington

Alan Arbus - Actor
Dr Sidney Freedman on 'MASH', Greaser's Palace, Scream Pretty Peggy
Feb. 15, 1918Born: New York City, New York

Keene Curtis - Actor
Magician, Amanda's, Cheers, American Hot Wax, Rabbit Test, I.Q.
and Heaven Can Wait.
Feb. 15, 1923Born: Salt Lake City, Utah

Harvey [Herschel] Korman - Actor
Carol Burnett Show, The Great Gazoo on 'The Flintstones', Blazing Saddles
Feb. 15, 1927Born: Chicago, Illinois

Gerald Harper - Actor
Tunes of Glory, Extra Day
Feb. 15, 1929Born: London, England

Claire Bloom [Patricia Claire Blume] - Actress
Charly, Look Back in Anger
Feb. 15, 1931Born: London, England

Florinda Bolkan - Actress
Damned, Last Valley, Word
Feb. 15, 1941Born: Uruburetama, Ceará, Brazil

Rusty Hamer - Actor
Rusty on 'Make Room for Daddy'
Feb. 15, 1947Born: Tenafly, New Jersey

Marisa Berenson - Actress
Barry Lyndon, Death in Vienna, SOB
Feb. 15, 1947Born: New York City, New York

Jess Walton - Actress
Jill Foster Abbott on 'Young & Restless'
Feb. 15, 1949Born: Grand Rapids, Michigan

Cinderella
Walt Disney Film
Feb. 15, 1950Released

Melissa Manchester - Singer
Don't Cry Out Loud
Feb. 15, 1951Born: New York City, New York

Jane Seymour [Joyce Penelope Wilhelmina Frankenberg] - Actress
Dr Quinn, East of Eden, Lassiter, Somewhere in Time
Feb. 15, 1951Born: Hayes, Hillingdon, England

Matt [Abram] Groening - Cartoonist
Life in Hell, Simpsons
Feb. 15, 1954Born: Portland, Oregon

Renee [Babette] Props - Actress
Ellie on 'As the World Turns', Get Shorty, Weird Science
Feb. 15, 1962Born: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

'Chris' [Christopher Crosby] Farley - Actor
Saturday Night Live, Wayne's World, Coneheads
Feb. 15, 1964Born: Madison, Wisconsin

Nat King Cole [Nathaniel Adams Coles ] - Singer
Unforgettable, Mona Lisa
Feb. 15, 1965Dies at 45

Claire Yarlett - Actress
Rituals, Dynasty, Hercules: The Legendary Journeys, ER, The West Wing, Becker
Frasier
Feb. 15, 1965Born: London, England

Michael Easton - Actor
Ally McBeal, Total Recall 2070, VR.5, Tanner on 'Days of Our Lives'
Feb. 15, 1967Born: Long Beach, California

[Evelyn] Renee O'Connor - Actress,
Xena Warrior Princess
Feb. 15, 1971Born: Katy, Texas

'Wally' [Wallace Maynard] Cox - Actor
Mr Peepers, Hollywood Squares
Feb. 15, 1973Dies at 48

Kaj Erik Eriksen - Actor
Quarantine, Boston Public, The 4400
Feb. 15, 1979Born: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Ashley Lyn Cafagna - Actress
Kimberly on 'Bold & the Beautiful', Saved By The Bell: The New Class
Feb. 15, 1983Born: Iowa City, Iowa

Avon Long - Actor
Roots: Next Generation
Jun. 18, 1910Born: Baltimore, MD,
Feb. 15, 1984Died from cancer at 73

[Edgar] McLean Stevenson - Actor
MASH, Hello Larry
Nov. 14, 1929Born: Normal, Illinois
Feb. 15, 1996Dies at 66

Jan Miner - Actress
Crime Photographer, Madge
the wisecracking manicurist in commercials for Palmolive
Oct. 15, 1917Born: Boston, Massachusetts
Feb. 15, 2004Died at 87

'Steve' [James Stephen] Fossett - Adventure
first person to fly solo nonstop around the world in a balloon
Feb. 15, 2008Died Declared dead after plane crash. Body never found

 February 14
Today is Valentines Day
Feb. 14Traditional day on which lovers express their love for each other.

John [Sidney Blyth] Barrymore - Actor
Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde, The Tempest, Beloved Rogue
Feb. 14, 1882Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Jack Benny [Benjamin Kubelski] - Comedian
The Jack Benny Program
Feb. 14, 1894Born: Chicago, Illinois

Nigel Bruce [William Nigel Ernle Bruce] - Actor
Son of Lassie, Spider Woman, Dr. Watson in Sherlock Holmes
Feb. 14, 1895Born: Ensenada, Mexico

Thelma Ritter - Actress
Miracle on 34th Street, All about Eve, Rear Window, The Mating Season
Feb. 14, 1902Born: Brooklyn, New York

Stu Erwin - Actor
Stu Erwin Show
Feb. 14, 1903Born: Squaw Valley, California

Florence Rice - Actress
Double Wedding, Riding on Air
Feb. 14, 1911Born: Cleveland, Ohio

Edward Platt - Actor
Rebel Without a Cause, Chief on 'Get Smart'
Feb. 14, 1916Born: Staten Island, New York
Mar. 19, 1974Dies at 58

Peg Murray - Actress
Me & Mrs C, All My Children
Feb. 14, 1925Born: Denver, Colorado

Lois Maxwell [Lois Ruth Hooker] - Actress
Miss Moneypenny in 'James Bond Series'
Feb. 14, 1927Born: Kitchener, Ontario, Canada

'Vic' [Victor] Morrow - Acto
Combat, Roots,Twilight Zone: The Movie
Feb. 14, 1929Born: Bronx, NY,

St Valentine's Day Massacre -
Chicago, IL
Feb. 14, 19297 gangsters killed

Brian Kelly - Actor
Flipper, Straightaway
Feb. 14, 1931Born: Detroit, Michigan
Feb. 12, 2005Died Died of pneumonia at 74

Florence [Agnes] Henderson - Actress/singer
Carol on 'Brady Bunch'
Feb. 14, 1934Born: Dale, IN,

Andrew Prine - Actor
V, WEB, Wide Country, Star Trek TNG / DS9
Feb. 14, 1936Born: Jennings, Florida

Lee Chamberlin - Actress
Electric Company, Viper
Feb. 14, 1938Born: New York City, New York

Alan [William] Parker - Actor
Bugsy Malone, Evita
Feb. 14, 1944Born: Islington, London, England

Gregory [Oliver] Hines - Actor/dancer
White Nights, Taps, The Cotton Club
Feb. 14, 1946Born: New York City, New York

'Tim' [Timothy Charles] Buckley - Singer
Blood, Sweat & Tears - 'When I Die'
Feb. 14, 1947Born: Washington, DC,

'Teller' [Raymond Joseph Teller] - Magician
Penn & Teller
Feb. 14, 1948Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Ewa Aulin - Actress
Candy, Fiorina LeVacca
Feb. 14, 1950Born: Landskrona, Skĺne län, Sweden

Meg Tilly [Margaret E. Chan] - Actress
Big Chill, Impulse
Feb. 14, 1960Born: Long Beach, California

'Zach' [Zachary Wolfe] Galligan - Actor
Gremlins, Star Trek VOY
Feb. 14, 1964Born: New York City, New York

[Joshua] Andrew Koenig - Actor
Boner on 'Growing Pains', Star Trek DS9
Aug. 7, 1968Born: Los Angeles, CA,
Feb. 14, 2010Died by committing suicide at the age of 41

 February 13
Jean Muir Fullarton - Actress
Route 66, Naked City
Feb. 13, 1911Born: Suffern, New York

Margaretta Scott - Actress
Crescendo, Where's Charley, Counterblast, All Creatures Great and Small
Feb. 13, 1912Born: London, England

Sharon Wyatt - Actress
Tiffany on 'General Hospital', The Mating Habits of the Earthbound Human
Feb. 13, 1913Born: Lebanon, Tennessee

Lyle Betther - Actor
Harry on 'Grand Jury', Lone Ranger, Hawaii Five-O, Rawhide, Bonanza
Feb. 13, 1915Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

James Griffith - Actor
Sheriff of Cochise, Gunsmoke, Emergency, B.J. and the Bear
Feb. 13, 1916Born: Los Angeles, California

Tennessee Ernie Ford [Ernest Jennings Ford] - Country singer/actor
The Ford Show, Sixteen Tons
Feb. 13, 1919Born: Bristol, Tennessee

'Chuck' [Charles Elwood] Yeager - Test pilot
1st man to break sound barrier
Feb. 13, 1923Born: Lincoln County, West Virginia

Geoff [Geoffrey Oswald] Edwards - Actor
Jeff on 'Petticoat Junction', Jackpot
Feb. 13, 1931Born: Westfield, New Jersey

Susan Oliver [Charlotte Gercke] - Actress
Star Trek in 'The Cage', Ann on 'Peyton Place'
Feb. 13, 1932Born: New York City, New York

'Kim' [Marilyn Pauline] Novak - Actress
Vertigo, Of Human Bondage
Feb. 13, 1933Born: Chicago, Illinois

Caroline Blakiston - Actress
At Bertram's Hotel, Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi
Feb. 13, 1933Born: London, England

George Segal - Actor / Banjo player
Carbon Copy, Fun with Dick & Jane, Just Shoot Me
Feb. 13, 1934Born: Great Neck, Long Island, New York

Oliver Reed - Actor
Big Sleep, The Three Musketeer, Gladiator
Feb. 13, 1938Born: Wimbledon, London, England

Peter Tork [Peter Halsten Thorkelson] - Actor /Singer
Monkees-Last Train to Clarksville
Feb. 13, 1942Born: Washington, DC

Carol Lynley [Carole Ann Jones] - Actress
Night Stalker, Fantasy Island, Immortal
Feb. 13, 1942Born: New York City, New York

'Bo' [Boris Lee Holder] Svenson - Actor
North Dallas 40, Walking Tall
Feb. 13, 1944Born: Gothenburg, Västra Götalands län, Sweden

Stockard Channing [Susan Antonia Williams Stockard] - Actress
Grease, The Big Bus, Without a Trace
Feb. 13, 1944Born: New York City, New York

'Jerry' [Gerald Norman] Springer - Hate / Discontent monger under the guise of a talk show
Jerry Springer Show
Feb. 13, 1944Born: London, England

Peter [Brian] Gabriel - Rock vocalist
Genesis, In Your Eyes
Feb. 13, 1950Born: Chobham, Surrey, England

David [Walsh] Naughton - Actor
My Sister Sam, Seperate Vacations, An American Werewolf in London
Feb. 13, 1951Born: Hartford, Connecticut

Richard Eden - Actor
Brick-Santa Barbara, Solar Crisis, Robocop, Earth: Final Conflict
Feb. 13, 1959Born: Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Matt Salinger - Actor
Captain America, Deadly Deception
Feb. 13, 1960Born: Windsor, Vermont

Stephen Manley - Actor
Donny on 'Married the 1st Year'
Spock at 17 in 'Star Trek III: The Search for Spock'
Feb. 13, 1965Born: Los Angeles, California

Tally Chanel - Actress
Warrior Queen
Feb. 13, 1966Born: Tel Aviv, Israel

David Janssen [David Harold Meyer] - Acto
The Fugitive, The Green Berets
Mar. 27, 1931Born: Naponee, Nebraska
Feb. 13, 1980Died at the age of 49 from a heart attack

 February 12
Betty Garrett - Actress
Irene on 'All in the Family', Laverne and Shirley
May. 23, 1919Born: St Joseph, MO,
Feb. 12, 2011Died of an aortic aneurysm at 91

Abraham Lincoln - 16th President
R (1861-65
Feb. 12, 1809Born: Hodgenville, KY

Charles [Robert] Darwin - Discovered evolution
Origin of species
Feb. 12, 1809Born: Shrewsbury, England

Ludwig Stossel - Actor
Man With a Camera. Casablanca
Feb. 12, 1883Born: Léka, Hungary, Austria-Hungary

Max Terhune - Actor
Arizona Stagecoach, Hit the Saddle, Range Justice
Feb. 12, 1891Born: Anderson, Indiana

Wallace Ford [Samuel Jones Grundy] - Actor
The Deputy
Feb. 12, 1898Born: Bolton, Lancashire, England

Fred Emney - Actor
Let the People Sing, Lilac Domino
Feb. 12, 1900Born: London, England

Harry Bellaver - Actor
Sergeant Arcaro on 'Naked City', From Here to Eternity, The House on 92nd Street
Feb. 12, 1905Born: Hillsboro, Illinois

Ernest Clark - Actor
Doctor in the House, All Creatures Great and Small
Feb. 12, 1912Born: London, England

Lorne Greene [Lyon Chaim Green] - Actor
Peyton Place, Bonanza, Battlestar Galactica
Feb. 12, 1915Born: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Forrest [Meredith] Tucker - Actor
O'Rourke - F Troop, Dusty Trail
Feb. 12, 1919Born: Plainfield, Indiana

Anne Gillis - Actress
Adventures of Tom Sawyer, Little Men, 2001: A Space Odyssey
Feb. 12, 1927Born: Little Rock, Arkansas

Lincoln Kilpatrick - Actor
Soylent Green, BJ on 'Leslie Uggams Show'
Feb. 12, 1932Born: St. Louis, Missouri

Annette Crosbie - Actress
Six Wives of Henry VIII, One Foot in the Grave
Feb. 12, 1934Born: Gorebridge, Midlothian, Scotland

Joe Don Baker - Actor
Eischied, Walking Tall, Fletch
Feb. 12, 1936Born: Groesbeck, Texas

Paul Shenar - Actor
Carrington on 'Roots', Scarface, The Night That Panicked America
Feb. 12, 1936Born: Milwaukee, Wisconsin

John D Hancock - Actor/director
Black Marble, Traxx, Houston Knights
Feb. 12, 1939Born: Kansas City, Missouri

The Adventures of Superman -
Radio
Feb. 12, 1940Premier

Maud Adams [Maud Solveig Christina Wikström] - Actress/ Bond Girl
Octopussy, The Man with the GoldenRollerball
Feb. 12, 1945Born: Luleĺ, Sweden

Cliff [Tobin] De Young - Actor
F/X, Hunger, Shock Treatment, Star Trek DS9
Feb. 12, 1945Born: Los Angeles, California

Lillian Lehman - Actress
Tenafly, Fay, Sunset Beach
Feb. 12, 1947Born: Selma, Alabama

'Michael' [Frederick Reginald] Ironside - Actor
Scanners, Starship Troopers, V, Sam Fisher on 'Splinter Cell'
Feb. 12, 1950Born: Toronto, Ontario

Simon [Charles Prendered] MacCorkindale - Actor
Counterstrike, Falcon Crest, Manimal, Jaws 3D
Feb. 12, 1952Born: Cambridgeshire, England

Joanna Kerns [Joanne Crussie DeVarona] - Actress
Maggie on 'Growing Pains'
Feb. 12, 1953Born: San Francisco, California

Arsenio Hall - Comedian
Alan Thicke, Arsenio, Coming to America
Feb. 12, 1955Born: Alexander City, Alabama

Sigrid Thornton - Actress
Amelia Lawson on 'Guns of Paradise'
Feb. 12, 1959Born: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia

Raphael Sbarge - Acto
Glenn on 'Risky Business', Sherman on 'My Science Project', Brian on Better Days'
Star Trek VOY
Feb. 12, 1964Born: New York, New York

Josh Brolin - Actor
Johnny on 'Private Eye', Jimmy Hickok on 'Young Riders'
Feb. 12, 1968Born: Los Angeles, California

Christopher [Lee] Pettiet - Actor
Young Riders, SeaQuest DSV, Star Trek: TNG, Chicago Hope
Feb. 12, 1976Born: Los Angeles, California

Christina Ricci - Actress
Wednesday on 'Addams Family Values', Mermaids, Casper
Feb. 12, 1980Born: Santa Monica, California

Sarah [Beth] Lancaster - Actress
Rachel on 'Saved By Bell: The New Class', Scrubs
Feb. 12, 1980Born: Kansas City, Kansas

Charles [Monroe] Schulz - Cartoonist
Peanuts
Nov. 26, 1922Born: Minneapolis, Minnesota
Feb. 12, 2000Died of a heart attack at 78

Brian Kelly - Actor
Flipper, Straightaway
Feb. 14, 1931Born: Detroit, Michigan
Feb. 12, 2005Died Died of pneumonia at 74

David [Lawrence] Groh - Actor
Rhoda
May. 21, 1939Born: Brooklyn, NY
Feb. 12, 2008Died Died of kidney cancer at 68

 February 11
Thomas Alva Edison [The Wizard of Menlo Park] - Inventor
Held 1093 US patents
Feb. 11, 1847Born: Milan OH,

Rex Lease - Actor
Fast Bullets, Sunny Skies, Custer's Last Stand
Feb. 11, 1903Born: Central City, West Virginia

'Max' [Maximilian Adelbert] Baer - Boxing Cham
1934-35 'The Livermore Larruper' /Actor (The Prizefighter and the Lady
Feb. 11, 1909Born: Omaha, Nebraska

Eva Gabor - Actress
Lisa on 'Green Acres', Gigi, The Rescuers, The Rescuers Down Under
Feb. 11, 1919Born: Budapest, Hungary

Billy Halop - Actor
Dead End Kids, Bert Munson on 'All in the Family'
Feb. 11, 1920Born: New York City, New York

Kim Stanley [Patricia Beth Reid] - Actress
narrator in 'To Kill a Mockingbird', Cat on a Hot Tin Roof , Right Stuff
Feb. 11, 1925Born: Tularosa, New Mexico

Leslie [William] Nielsen - Actor
Forbidden Planet, Airplane! , Police Squad, Naked Gun trilogy
Feb. 11, 1926Born: Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada

Conrad Janis - Actor
Mork & Mindy, Quark, Bonino
Feb. 11, 1928Born: New York City, New York

Tina Louise [Tina Blacker] - Actress
Ginger on 'Gilligan's Island', Julie on 'Dallas'
Feb. 11, 1934Born: New York, NY,

'Burt' [Burton Leon] Reynolds - Actor
Deliverance, Cannonball Run, Smoky and the Bandit
Feb. 11, 1936Born: Lansing, Michigan

John Fink - Actor
Dr Adam Hudson on 'Nancy', Batman Forever, Batman & Robin
Feb. 11, 1940Born: Detroit, Michigan

Catherine Hickland - Actress
Capitol, Knight Rider
Feb. 11, 1956Born: Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Carey Lowell - Actress
Me & Him, Guardian, Dangerously Close, Licence to Kill
Feb. 11, 1961Born: Huntington, New York

Scott Kolden - Actor
Scott on 'Me & the Chimp', Sigmund and the Sea Monsters
Feb. 11, 1962Born: Torrance, California

Jennifer Aniston - Actress
Rachel on 'Friends', Bruce Almighty, Office Space, Along Came Polly
Feb. 11, 1969Born: Sherman Oaks, California

[James] Brice Beckham - Actor
Wesley on 'Mr Belvedere'
Feb. 11, 1976Born: Long Beach, Calif,

Matthew [William] Lawrence - Actor
Matthew on 'Gimme a Break'
Feb. 11, 1980Born: Abington, Pennsylvania

Frank [Patrick] Herbert - Sci-fi writer
Dune
Oct. 8, 1920Born: Tacoma, Washington
Feb. 11, 1986Died of pancreatic cancer at 65

William Conrad [William Cann] - Actor
Cannon, narrated Buck Rogers in the 25th Century, Jake and the Fatman
Sep. 27, 1920Born: Louisville, Kentucky
Feb. 11, 1994Dies of a heart attack at 73

Don Porter - Actor
Russ Lawrence on 'Gidget', Ann Sothern Show, White Line Fever
Sep. 24, 1912Born: Miami, OK.
Feb. 11, 1997Died at 84

Caroline McWilliams - Actress
Sal on 'Soap', Marcy on 'Benson'
Apr. 4, 1945Born: Seattle, WA,
Feb. 11, 2010Died from multiple myeloma

Whitney [Elizabeth] Houston - Singer
One Moment in Time
Aug. 9, 1963Born: Newark, NJ,
Feb. 11, 2012Died at the age of 48

 February 10
Today is Chinese New Yea
hinese New Year
Feb. 10Year of the Snake - 2013

Olin Howlin - Actor
Swifty on 'Circus Boy', Little Women, The Blob
Feb. 10, 1886Born: Denver, Colorado

Roy D'Arcy [Roy Giusti] - Actor
Warning Shadows, Revolt of Zombies
Feb. 10, 1894Born: San Francisco, California

Robert Keith [Rolland Keith Richey] - Actor
Battle Circus, Branded, Wild One, The Twilight Zone 'The Masks'
Feb. 10, 1896Born: Fowler, Indiana

Judith Anderson [Frances Margaret Anderson Anderson] - Actress
Laura, Rebecca, Tycoon
Feb. 10, 1897Born: Adelaide, South Australia, Australia

Stella Adler - Actress
My Girl Tisa, Shadow of the Thin Man
Feb. 10, 1901Born: New York City, New York

John Dierkes - Actor
Daughter of Dr Jekyll, Hanging Tree
Feb. 10, 1905Born: Cincinnati, Ohio

Lon Chaney Jr [Creighton Tull Chaney] - Actor
Dracula vs. Frankenstein, The Phantom, Hawkeye, Pistols 'n' Petticoats
Feb. 10, 1906Born: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Erik Rhodes [Ernest Sharpe] - Actor
Top Hat, Night at the Ritz
Feb. 10, 1906Born: El Reno, Oklahoma

Douglas Spencer - Actor
Thing, This Island Earth, River of No Return
Feb. 10, 1910Born: Princeton, Illinois

Joyce [Irene] Grenfell - Actress
Pickwick Papers, Americanization of Emily
Feb. 10, 1910Born: London, England

Philippa Bevans - Actress
Notorious Landlady, World of Henry Orient
Feb. 10, 1913Born: London, England

Neva Patterson - Actress
The Buddy Holly Story, Governor & JJ, Doc Elliot, Nichols, V
Feb. 10, 1922Born: Nevada, Iowa

Robert [John] Wagner - Actor
It Takes a Thief, Hart to Hart
Feb. 10, 1930Born: Detroit, Michigan

Tom & Jerry -
created by Hanna & Barbera
Feb. 10, 1940Debut by MGM

Sharon [Vonne] Stone - Actress
Basic Instinct, Total Recall
Feb. 10, 1958Born: Meadville, PA,

Francesca Neri - Actress
Ages of Lulu
Feb. 10, 1964Born: Trento, Italy

Laura [Elizabeth] Dern - Actress
Blue Velvet, Mask, Small Talk, Jurassic Park
Feb. 10, 1967Born: Los Angeles, California

Stephen James Barcello [Stephen James Guthrie] - (son of D. Mike Guthrie - Vorpal Master) - Actress
Blue Velvet, Mask, Small Talk, Jurassic Park
Feb. 10, 1984Born: Southfield, Michigan

'Jim' [James Albert] Varney - Actor
Ernest Goes to Jail
Jun. 15, 1946Born: Lexington, KY,
Feb. 10, 2000Died from lung cancer at 50

Roy [Richard] Scheider - Acto
French Connection, Jaws, All That Jazz, 2010: The Year We Make Contact
Nov. 10, 1932Born: Orange, New Jersey
Feb. 10, 2008Died From Immunitary cancer staph infection

'Steve' [Stephen Ross] Gerber - Comic Book Writer/Artis
Howard the Duck, Stewart the Rat
Feb. 10, 2008Died Died of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis at 60

Shirley [Jane] Temple - Actress
Heidi / Ambassador (UN
Apr. 23, 1928Born: Santa Monica, CA,
Feb. 10, 2014Died of natural causes at the age of 85

 February 9
'Peggy' [Mary Margaret] Wood - Actress
Sound of Music, Dr. Kate Nolan on 'One Life to Live', Mama
Feb. 9, 1892Born: Brooklyn, New York

'Brian' [Waldo Bruce] Donlevy - Actor
Barbary Coast, Glass Key, Wake Island, Dangerous Assignment
Feb. 9, 1901Born: Cleveland, Ohio

Heather [Grace] Angel - Actress
Informer, Last of Mohicans
Feb. 9, 1909Born: Oxford, England

Carmen Miranda [Maria do Carmo Miranda da Cunha] - Actress/Vocalist
Copacabana, Date With Judy
Feb. 9, 1909Born: Marco de Canaveses, Portugal

Kathryn Grayson [Zelma Kathryn Elisabeth Hedrick] - Actress/Vocalist
Anchors Aweigh, Kiss Me Kate
Feb. 9, 1922Born: Winston-Salem, North Carolina

Jane Ross - Actress
Star Trek TOS, Audrey on 'Phyllis', Coed Fever
Feb. 9, 1932Born: Spokane, Washington

Ronnie Claire Edwards - Actress
Corabeth-Waltons, 8 Seconds, Sweet Bird of Youth
Feb. 9, 1933Born: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Clive Swift - Actor
Frenzy, Passage to India, Doctor Who
Feb. 9, 1936Born: Liverpool, Merseyside, England

Janet Suzman - Actress
Dry White Season, Nuns on the Run
Feb. 9, 1939Born: Johannesburg, South Africa

Sheila [James] Kuehl - Actress / Politician
Trouble with Father, Zelda on 'Dobie Gillis'
Feb. 9, 1941Born: Tulsa, Oklahoma

Carole King [Carol Klein] - Pianist/singer
Tapestry
Feb. 9, 1942Born: Brooklyn, NY

'Joe' [Joseph Frank] Pesci - Actor
Half Nelson, Goodfellas, Lethal Weapon II & III
Feb. 9, 1943Born: Newark, NJ

Squire Fridell - Actor
Rosetti & Ryan
Feb. 9, 1943Born: Oakland, California

Mia Farrow [Maria de Lourdes Villiers Farrow - Actress
Rosemary's Baby, Purple Rose of Cairo
Feb. 9, 1945Born: Los Angeles, CA,

Judith Light [Judith Ellen Licht] - Actres
Angela on 'Who's the Boss', One Life to Live
Feb. 9, 1949Born: Trenton, NJ,

Penny Peyser - Actress
Crazy Like a Fox, Rich Man Poor Man, Knots Landing
Feb. 9, 1951Born: Irvington, New York

Charles [George Patrick] Shaughnessy - Actor
Maxwell Sheffield on 'The Nanny', Shane on 'Days of our Lives'
Feb. 9, 1955Born: London, England

'Jim J' [James Jackson] Bullock - Actor
Monroe on 'Too Close for Comfort'
Feb. 9, 1955Born: Casper, Wyoming

Beatles
1st appearence on The Ed Sullivan Show
Feb. 9, 196473.7 million viewers

Sharon Case - Actress
Sharon Collins on 'Young & Restless'
Feb. 9, 1971Born: Detroit, Michigan

Jason [Winston] George - Actor
Michael Bourre on 'Sunset Beach', Stargate SG-1
Feb. 9, 1972Born: Virginia Beach, Virginia

Amber [Evangeline] Valletta - Actress / Model
Face, House of Style, Bazaar
Feb. 9, 1974Born: Phoenix, Arizona

 February 8
Mary Stuart - Queen of Scots
1560-87
Feb. 8, 1587Beheaded at 44

Jacques Cassini - Astronomer
rings of Saturn
Feb. 8, 1677Born: Paris, France

'Charlie' [Charles Sherman] Ruggles - Actor
The Ruggles, Aesop on 'Bullwinkle Show'
Feb. 8, 1886Born: Los Angeles, California

Edith [Mary] Evans - Actress
Tom Jones, David Copperfield
Feb. 8, 1888Born: London, England

Lyle Talbot [Lisle Henderson] - Actor
Glen or Glenda, Batman, The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet
Feb. 8, 1902Born: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Myron McCormick - Actor
Hustler, Jolson Sings Again
Feb. 8, 1908Born: Albany, Indiana

Betty Field - Actress
Of Mice and Men, Kings Row, Bus Stop
Feb. 8, 1913Born: Boston, Massachusetts

'Lana' [Julia Jean Mildred Frances] Turner - Actress
Survivors, Falcon Crest
Feb. 8, 1921Born: Wallace, Idaho

'Jack' [John Uhler] Lemmon - Actor
Days of Wine & Roses, Missing, Some Like It Hot, The Apartmen, Mister Roberts
Feb. 8, 1925Born: Newton, Massachusetts

Audrey Meadows [Audrey Meadows Cotter Six] - Actress
Alice on 'Honeymooners', Too Close for Comfort, The Simpsons
Feb. 8, 1926Born: Wu-ch'ang, China

[William] Stanley Baker - Actor
Concrete Jungle, Zorro, Zulu
Feb. 8, 1927Born: Ferndale, Rhondda Valley, Wales, UK

Alejandro Rey - Actor
Carlos-Flying Nun
Feb. 8, 1930Born: Buenos Aires, Argentina
May. 21, 1987Dies at 57

James [Byron] Dean - Actor
Giant, Rebel Without a Cause
Feb. 8, 1931Born : Marion IN

Jack Larson - Actor
Jimmy Olsen on 'Superman'
Feb. 8, 1933Born: Los Angeles, California

'Nick' [Nicholas King] Nolte - Actor
48 Hours, North Dallas 40
Feb. 8, 1940Born: Omaha, Nebraska

'Ted' [Edward James] Koppel - Newscaster
ABC Nightline
Feb. 8, 1940Born: Lancashire, England

Robert Klein - Comedian/actor
Hooper, Deadly Rivals
Feb. 8, 1942Born: New York City, New York

Louis Giambalvo - Actor
Fade To Black, Robert on 'Oh Madeline', Star Trek VOY
Feb. 8, 1945Born: Brooklyn, New York

Brooke Adams - Actress
Cynthia on 'OK Crackerby', Body Snatchers
Feb. 8, 1949Born: New York City, New York

Mary Steenburgen - Actress
Parenthood, Time After Time
Feb. 8, 1953Born: Newport, Arkansas

Ethan Phillips - Actor
Benson, Neelix on ' Star Trek VOY'
Feb. 8, 1955Born: Garden City, Long Island, New York

Mathilda May [Karima Mathilda Haim] - Actress
Lifeforce
Feb. 8, 1965Born: Paris, France

Gary [Wayne] Coleman - Actor
Arnold on 'Diff'rent Strokes'
Feb. 8, 1966Born: Zion, Illinois

Mary [Catherine] McCormack - Actress,
Murder One, Private Parts
Feb. 8, 1969Born: Plainfield, New Jersey

Marvin Miller [Mueller] - Actor
Space Patrol, Millionaire, Voice of Robbie the Robot
Jul. 18, 1913Born: St Louis, Mo.
Feb. 8, 1985Died from a heart attack at 71

 February 7
Charles [John Huffam] Dickens - Novelist
Oliver Twist, Tale of 2 Cities
Feb. 7, 1812Born : Portsea,England

'Buster' [Clarence Linden] Crabbe - Actor
Tarzan the Fearless, Flash Gordon / Swimmer (Olympics-gold-1932
Feb. 7, 1908Born: Oakland, California

Derek Farr - Actor
8 O'Clock Walk, Doctor at Large
Feb. 7, 1912Born: London, England

'Eddie' [Edward Vincent] Bracken - Actor
Summer Stock, Young & Willing
Feb. 7, 1915Born: Astoria, New York

Jock Mahoney [Jacques O'Mahoney] - Actor
Range Rider, Yancy Derringer, Day of Fury
Feb. 7, 1919Born: Chicago, Illinois

'Hattie' [Josephine Edwina] Jacques - Actress
Carry on Doctor
Feb. 7, 1922Born: Sandgate, Kent, England

Keefe Brasselle - Actor
Be Our Guest
Feb. 7, 1923Born: Elyria, Ohio

Dora Bryan [Dora Mary Broadbent] - Actress
Taste of Honey
Feb. 7, 1924Born: Southport, Lancashire, UK

Romolo Valli - Actor
Bobby Deerfield, Fistful of Dynamite, La Viaccia
Feb. 7, 1925Born: Reggio nell'Emilia, Italy

Felix the Cat -
Cartoon Character by Otto Messmer
Feb. 7, 1936Debut

Gary Bond - Actor
Outback, Zulu, Anne of Thousand Days
Feb. 7, 1940Born: Liss, Hampshire, England

Pinocchio -
Walt Disney's 2nd feature length movie
Feb. 7, 1940Premieres in New York, NY

Pete [William] Postlethwaite - Actor
The Boxer, Animal Farm
Feb. 7, 1945Born: Warrington, England

Miguel [José] Ferrer - Actor
Robocop, Star Trek III: The Search for Spock
Feb. 7, 1955Born: Santa Monica, Calif

James [Todd] Spader - Actor
Endless Love, Wall St, Mannequin, Stargate
Feb. 7, 1960Born: Boston, Massachusetts

'Ash' [Jason] Adams - Actor
Ryan's Hope, Nightmare on Elm Street
Feb. 7, 1963Born: Los Angeles, California

Jason Gedrick [Jason Michael Gedroic] - Actor
Heavenly Kid, Class of '96
Feb. 7, 1965Born: Chicago, Illinois

'Chris' [Christopher Julius] Rock - Comedian
Saturday Night Live, CB4, Boomerang
Feb. 7, 1966Born : Georgetown, SC

Nick Adams [Nicholas Aloysius Adamshock] - Actor
Johnny Yuma on 'The Rebel'
Jul. 10, 1931Born: Nanticoke, Pa.
Feb. 7, 1968Died of paraldehyde and promazine intoxication (suicide) at 38

Blazing Saddles -
by Mel Brooks
Feb. 7, 1974Opens in movie theaters

Tina [Marie] Majorino - Actress,
Waterworld, When a Man Loves a Woman, Napoleon Dynamite
Feb. 7, 1985Born: Westlake, California

Dale Evans [Frances Octavia Smith] - Cowgirl
Roy Rogers Show
Oct. 31, 1912Born: Uvalde, Texas
Feb. 7, 2001Died Heart Failure 89

 February 6
'Babe' [George Herman] Ruth - Baseball great
Yankees
Feb. 6, 1895Born : Baltimore MD

Ronald [Wilson] Reagan - Actor
Bedtime for Bonzo / 40th President (R (1981-89
Feb. 6, 1911Born: Tampico, Illinois
Jun. 5, 2004Died at 93

John Lund - Actor
Wackiest Ship in the Army
Feb. 6, 1913Born: Rochester, New York

'Zsa Zsa' [Sári] Gábor - Actress
Queen of Outer Space
Feb. 6, 1917Born: Budapest, Hungary

[Daniel] Patrick MacNee - Actor
Jonathan Steed on 'The Avengers'
Feb. 6, 1922Born: London, England

Mamie Van Doren [Joan Lucille Olander] - Actress
Navy vs Night Monsters
Feb. 6, 1931Born: Rowena, South Dakota

Rip Torn - Actor
Coma, Summer Rental, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
Feb. 6, 1931Born: Temple, Texas

Mike Farrell - Actor
BJ Honeycutt on 'MASH', Battered
Feb. 6, 1939Born: St. Paul, Minnesota

'Tom' [Thomas John] Brokaw - News anchor
NBC Nightly News
Feb. 6, 1940Born: Webster, South Dakota

Gigi Perreau [Ghislaine Elizabeth Marie ThĂ©rèse Perreau Saussine] - Actress
Journey to Center of Time
Feb. 6, 1941Born: Los Angeles, California

'Fabian' [Fabiano Anthony Forte] - Singer
Turn Me Loose, Tiger
Feb. 6, 1943Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Gayle Hunnicutt - Actress
Legend of Hell House, Dallas
Feb. 6, 1943Born: Fort Worth, Texas

Michael Tucker - Actor
Stuart Markowitz on 'LA Law'
Feb. 6, 1944Born: Baltimore, Maryland

'Bob' [Robert Nesta] Marley - Reggae vocalist
Bob Marley & Wailers-Roots Rock Reggae
Feb. 6, 1945Born :Nine Miles, St. Ann,Jamaica

Natalie Cole [Stephanie Natalie Maria Cole] - Snger
Unforgettable, Pink Cadillac, Miss You Like Crazy
Feb. 6, 1950Born: Los Angeles, California

Jon Walmsley - Actor
Daniel Boone , Combat, Jason on 'The Waltons'
Feb. 6, 1956Born: Blackburn, Lancashire, England

Kathy [Ann] Najimy - Actress
Sister Act, Veronica's Closet, Peggy Hill on 'King of the Hill'
Feb. 6, 1957Born: San Diego, California

Robert Townsend - comedian/actor
Hollywood Shuffle, Ratboy
Feb. 6, 1957Born: Chicago, Illinois

Barry Miller - Actor
Fame, Peggy Sue Got Married
Feb. 6, 1958Born: Los Angeles, California

Megan Gallagher - Actress
Slap Maxwell, Millennium, Star Trek DS9 / VOY
Feb. 6, 1960Born: Reading, Pennsylvania

'Axl' [William Bailey] Rose - Rocker
Guns & Roses
Feb. 6, 1962Born : Lafayette IN

Guy Madison [Robert Ozell Mosely] - Actor
Wild Bill Hickok
Jan. 19, 1922Born: Bakersfield, California
Feb. 6, 1966Died from emphysema at 74

April Lerman - Actress
Lila - Charles in Charge
Feb. 6, 1969Born: Chicago, Illinois

Danny Thomas [Amos Alphonsus Muzyad Yakhoob] - Comedian/actor
Jazz Singer
Feb. 6, 1991Dies of a heart attack at 76

Joseph [Cheshire] Cotten - Actor
3rd Man, Airport 77, Hearse, Alfred Hitchcock Presents
May. 15, 1905Born: Petersburg, VA,
Feb. 6, 1994Died of pneumonia, a complication of throat cancer at the age of 88

Carl [Dean] Wilson - Rock vocalist
Beach Boy
Feb. 6, 1998Dies of lung cancer at 51

 February 5
'Belle' [Myra Maybelle Shirley Reed] Starr - Female outlaw
wild west
Feb. 5, 1848Born: Carthage, Missouri

'John' [Richmond Reed] Carradine - Actor
Grapes of Wrath, Howling
Feb. 5, 1906Born: Greenwich Village, New York

Willard Parker - Actor
Kiss Me Kate, What A Woman, Tales of the Texas Rangers
Feb. 5, 1912Born: New York City, New York

Red Buttons [Aaron Chwatt] - Comedian, Acto
The Red Buttons Show
Feb. 5, 1919Born: Lower East Side New York, NY

'Tim' [Charles John] Holt - Actor
Treasure of Sierra Madre, Stagecoach, Hitler's Children
Feb. 5, 1919Born: Beverly Hills, California

Readers Digest -
Magazine
Feb. 5, 19221st published

'Val' [Albert Valéry] Dufour - Actor
Eugenie Grandet, Another World
Feb. 5, 1927Born: New Orleans, Louisiana

Stuart Damon [Stuart Michael Zonis] - Actor
Alan Quartermaine on 'General Hospital'
Feb. 5, 1937Born: New York City, New York

David [ Lynn] Selby - Actor
Falcon Crest, Flamingo Road
Feb. 5, 1941Born: Morgantown, West Virginia

Charlotte Rampling - Actress
Zardoz, Night Porter, Verdict
Feb. 5, 1945Born: Sturmer, Essex, England

'Bob' [Robert Nesta] Marley
Reggae singer
Feb. 5, 1945Born: Nine Mile, Saint Ann Parish, Jamaica
May. 11, 1981Dies of brain & lung cancer at 36

David Ladd - Actor
Raymie, Catlow, Misty, Deathline
Feb. 5, 1947Born: Los Angeles, California

Christopher [Haden] Guest - Actor
Saturday Night Live, Heartbeeps, This is Spinal Tap, Princess Bride
Feb. 5, 1948Born: New York City, New York

Peter Pan -
Film by Walt Disney
Feb. 5, 1953Opens at Roxy Theater, NYC

Jennifer Jason Leigh [Jennifer L. Morrow] - Actress
Single White Female
Feb. 5, 1962Born: Hollywood, California

The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour
Feb. 5, 1967Premieres on CBS (later ABC, NBC)

Apollo 14 -
Astrounauts Shepard, Mitchell, & Stuart Roosa
Feb. 5, 1971Lunar Module 'Antares' lands on Moon (3rd moon landing in the Apollo program)

Marcus Redman - Actor
Raymond-Doogie Howser
Feb. 5, 1971Born: New York City, New York

Doug [Douglas Osborne] McClure - Actor
Checkmate, Virginian, Roots
May. 11, 1935Born: Glendale, CA,
Feb. 5, 1995Died from lung cancer at 59

Maharishi Mahesh Yogi [Mahesh Prasad Varma] -
Guru to the Beatles who introduced the West to transcendental meditation
Feb. 5, 2008Died Natural causes

 February 4
Charles [Augustus] Lindbergh - Pilot
1st to fly solo across Atlantic
Feb. 4, 1902Born: Detroit, Michigan

Eddie Foy Jr [Edwin Fitzgerald] - Actor
Eddie on 'Fair Exchange'
Feb. 4, 1905Born: New Rochelle, NY.

Robert Coote - Actor
Timmy on 'Rogues', Theodore on 'Nero Wolfe'
Feb. 4, 1909Born: London, England

James Craig - Actor
Devil & Daniel Webster, Cyclops
Feb. 4, 1912Born: Nashville, Tennessee

Rosa [Louise McCauley] Parks
Civil rights activist
Feb. 4, 1913Born: Tuskegee, Alabama

William [Whitney] Talman - Actor
Hamilton on 'Perry Mason'
Feb. 4, 1915Born : Detroit, Michigan

Ida Lupino - Actress
Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, Jennifer
Feb. 4, 1918Born: Camberwell, London, England

Conrad [Stafford] Bain - Actor
Maude, Diff'rent Strokes
Feb. 4, 1923Born: Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada

Dave Ketchum - Actor
Agent 13-Get Smart
Feb. 4, 1928Born: Quincy, Illinois

Gary Conway [Gareth Monello Carmody] - Actor
Burke's Law, Land of the Giants
Feb. 4, 1936Born : Boston, Massachusetts

Collin Wilcox - Actres
To Kill a Mocking Bird
Feb. 4, 1937Born: Highlands, North Carolina

John Schuck - Actor/comedian
McMillan & Wife, Holmes & Yo-Yo
Feb. 4, 1940Born: Boston, Massachusetts

George [Andrew] Romero - Actor/director
Creepshow, Martin, 2 Evil Eyes
Feb. 4, 1940Born: New York City, New York

Marie Masters - Actress
Susan-As the World Turns
Feb. 4, 1941Born: Cincinnati, Ohio

Cheryl Miller - Actress
Paula-Daktari, Born Free
Feb. 4, 1943Born: Sherman Oaks, California

David Brenner - Comedian/TV talk show host
Nightlife
Feb. 4, 1945Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Jeannie Wilson - Actress
Simon & Simon, Stir Crazy
Feb. 4, 1947Born: Memphis, Tennessee

Alice Cooper [Vincent Furnier] - Rocker
School's Out, 18
Feb. 4, 1948Born : Detroit, Michigan

Michael Beck [John Michael Beck Taylor] - Actor
Hans Helms on 'Holocaust'
Feb. 4, 1949Born: Memphis, Tennessee

Pamela Franklin - Actress
Satan's School for Girls
Feb. 4, 1950Born: Yokohama, Japan

Lisa Eichhorn - Actress
Cutter's Way, Yanks
Feb. 4, 1952Born: Reading, Pennsylvania

Pamelyn Ferdin - Actress
Star Trek TOS, Happy Birthday Wanda June, Tool Box Murders
Feb. 4, 1959Born: Los Angeles, California

Gabrielle Anwar - Actress
Body Snatchers
Feb. 4, 1970Born: Laleham, Middlesex, England

Michael Goorjian - Actor
Party Of Five
Feb. 4, 1971Born: Oakland, California

Hagar The Horrible -
Comic Strip
Feb. 4, 1973Debuts

Roger Livesey - Actor
Drums, Life & Death of Col Blimp
Jun. 25, 1906Born: Barry, South Wales
Feb. 4, 1976Died from colorectal cancer at the age of 69

Liberace [Wladziu Valentino Liberace] - Pianist
Liberace Show, Evil Chandell on 'Batman'
May. 16, 1919Born: West Allis, Wisconsin
Feb. 4, 1987Died at the age of 67

George Nader - Actor
Robot Monster, Away All Boats
Oct. 19, 1921Born: Pasadena, California
Feb. 4, 2002Died of heart Failure at 81

 February 3
Today is The Day the Music Died
Feb. 3Plane crash killing musicians Buddy Holly, The Big Bopper and Richie Valens

Norman [Percevel] Rockwell - Artist/illustrator
Sat Evening Post covers
Feb. 3, 1894Born: New York City, New York

Doris Speed - Actress
Annie on 'Coronation Street'
Feb. 3, 1899Born: Manchester, England

Bibi Osterwald - Actress
Bridget Loves Bernie
Feb. 3, 1918Born: New Brunswick, New Jersey

Joey Bishop [Joseph Abraham Gottlieb] - Comedian/talk show host
Joey Bishop Show
Feb. 3, 1918Born: Bronx, New York

John Fiedler - Actor
Mr Peterson on 'Newhart', Star Trek TOS
Feb. 3, 1925Born: Platteville, Wisconsin

Shelley Berman - Actor/comedian
Son of the Blob, Love American Style
Feb. 3, 1926Born: Chicago, Illinois

Peggy Ann Garner - Actress
Little Women, Daisy Kenyon
Feb. 3, 1932Born: Canton, Ohio

Victor Buono - Actor
King Tut on 'Batman', Man from Atlantis, Untouchables
Feb. 3, 1938Born: San Diego, California

Bridget Hanley - Actress
Here Come the Brides
Feb. 3, 1941Born: Seattle, Washington

Blythe [Katharine] Danner - Actress
Butterflies are Free, Brighton Beach Memoirs
Feb. 3, 1943Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

'Trisha' [Patricia Ann Ruth] Noble - Actress
Deadline, Strike Force, Executive Suite
Feb. 3, 1944Born: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Stephen McHattie - Actor
Call Me, Death Valley, StarTrek DS9
Feb. 3, 1947Born: Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada

Brenda Dickson - Actress
Young & Restless, Deathmaster, Taxi Driver
Feb. 3, 1949Born: Long Beach, Calif,

Morgan Fairchild [Patsy Ann McClenny] - Actress
Falcon Crest, Flamingo Road
Feb. 3, 1950Born : Dallas TX

'Nathan' [Joseph] Lane - Actor
Birdcage, Timon on 'Lion King', Mouse Hunt, One of the Boys, Frankie & Johnnie
Feb. 3, 1956Born: Jersey City, New Jersey

'Buddy' [Charles Hardin] Holly - Singe
That'll be the Day
Feb. 3, 1959Dies in a plane crash in Iowa at 22

Richie Valens [Ricardo Steven Valenzuela] - Singer
La Bamba
Feb. 3, 1959Dies in plane crash in Iowa at 17

The Big Bopper [Jiles Perry Richardson] - Singe
Chantilly Lace
Feb. 3, 1959Dies in a planein Iowa crash at 28

Thomas Calabro - Actor
Michael Mancini on 'Melrose Place'
Feb. 3, 1959Born: Brooklyn, New York

Ritchie Valens [Richard Steven Valenzuela] - Singer
Donna, La Bamba
May. 13, 1941Born: Los Angeles, CA,
Feb. 3, 1959Died in a plane crash

Keith Gordon - Actor
Dressed to Kill, Legend of Billie Jean
Feb. 3, 1961Born: New York City, New York

Michele Greene - Actress
Abbie Perkins on 'LA Law'
Feb. 3, 1962Born: Las Vegas, Nevada

Kathleen Kimont [Katheen Kinmont Smith] - Actress
Fraternity Vacation, Renegade, Matrix Revolutions
Feb. 3, 1965Born: Los Angeles, California

Maura [Lynn] Tierney - Actress
Lisa on 'Newsradio', ER
Feb. 3, 1965Born: Boston, Massachusetts

Maitland Ward [Ashley Maitland Welkos] - Actress
Jessica on 'Bold & Beautiful', Boy Meets World
Feb. 3, 1977Born: Long Beach, Calif,

Nancy [Jane] Kulp - Actress
Miss Jane on 'Beverly Hillbillies'
Aug. 28, 1921Born: Harrisburg, Pa.
Feb. 3, 1991Died of cancer at the age of 69

 February 2
Today is Groundhog Day
Feb. 2A cross-quarter day

Today is Imbolc -
Candlemas, Wicca
Feb. 2Celebrate the first stirrings of spring. Light some candles.

James [Augustine Aloysius] Joyce - Novelist/poet
Dubliners, Ulysses, Finnigan's Wake
Feb. 2, 1882Born: Rathgar, Dublin, Ireland

Charles [James ] Correll - Actor
Andy on 'Amos & Andy' radio program
Feb. 2, 1890Born: Peoria, Illinois

Benny Rubin - Actor/comedian
Benny Rubin Show
Feb. 2, 1899Born: Boston, Massachusetts

'Connie' [Rose Constance] Gilchrist - Actress
Cry Havoc, Letter to 3 Wives
Feb. 2, 1901Born: Brooklyn, New York

Frank McGrath - Actor
Wagon Train
Feb. 2, 1903Born: Mound City, Missouri

Frank Albertson - Actor
Psycho, Alice Adams
Feb. 2, 1909Born: Fergus Falls, Minnesota

Stefan Schnabel - Actor
Anna, Dracula's Widow, Firefox
Feb. 2, 1912Born: Berlin, Germany

Bonita Granville - Actress
Hitler's Children, Lone Ranger
Feb. 2, 1923Born: Chicago, Illinois

James [Lafayette] Dickey - Author/poet/actor
Deliverance
Feb. 2, 1923Born: Atlanta, Georgia

Elaine Stritch - Actress
My Sister Eileen, Company
Feb. 2, 1925Born: Detroit, Michigan

Robert Mandan - Actor
Chester on 'Soap', James on '3's a Crowd', 'Kotan PaDar' on Star Trek DS
Feb. 2, 1932Born: Clever, Missouri

'Tommy' [Thomas Bolin] Smothers -Comedian
Smother Brother Show, Serial
Feb. 2, 1937Born: New York, NY

Bo Hopkins - Actor
Dynasty, Doc Elliot, Rockford Files
Feb. 2, 1942Born: Greenville, South Carolina

Farrah [Ferrah Leni] Fawcett - Actress
Charlie's Angels, Burning Bed
Feb. 2, 1947Born: Corpus Christi, Texas

Brent [Jay} Spiner - Actor
Data on 'Star Trek the Next Generation'
Feb. 2, 1949Born: Houston, Texas

Christie Brinkley [Christie Lee Hudson] - Model/actress
Sports Illustrated, Vacation
Feb. 2, 1954Born: Monroe, Michigan

Kim Zimmer - Actress
Guiding Light, Doctors, One Life to Live
Feb. 2, 1955Born: Grand Rapids, Michigan

Michael Talbott - Actor
Stan on 'Miami Vice', M*A*S*H, Sanford and Son, The Jeffersons
Feb. 2, 1955Born: Waverly, Iowa

Eric Shea - Actor
Castaway Cowboy, Yours, Mine and Ours, The Poseidon Adventure
Feb. 2, 1960Born: Los Angeles, California

Michael [Terry] Weiss - Actor
Jarod on 'Pretender', Dr Michael Horton on 'Days of our Lives'
Feb. 2, 1962Born: Chicago, Illinois

Pebbles Flintstone -
Fictional character on "The Flintstones"
Feb. 2, 1963Born : Bedrock

Stephen McGann - Actor
Catherine the Great
Feb. 2, 1963Born: Liverpool, England

GI Joe
Action figure
Feb. 2, 1964Debuts

Boris Karloff [William Henry Pratt] - Actor
Frankenstein
Feb. 2, 1969Dies at 81

Midnight Special
Rock music show
Feb. 2, 1973Debuts on NBC-TV

Sid Vicious [John Simon Ritchie] - Bassist
Sex Pistols
Feb. 2, 1979Died of a heroin overdose at 31

Bert Parks [Bert Jacobson] - TV host
Miss America Pageant
Feb. 2, 1992Died at 77

Donald [Henry] Pleasence - Actor
Fantastic Voyage, Halloween
Oct. 5, 1919Born: Worksop, Nottinghamshire, England,
Feb. 2, 1995Died from complications from heart valve replacement surgery

'Gene' [Eugene Curran] Kelly - Dancer/actor
An American in Paris, Going My Way
Aug. 23, 1912Born: Pittsburgh, PA,
Feb. 2, 1996Died after suffering two strokes, at the age of 83.

Data
Android character on Star Trek TNG
Feb. 2, 2338Activated: Omicron Theta

 February 1
[William] Clark Gable - Actor
Gone With the Wind
Feb. 1, 1901Born: Cadiz, Ohio
Nov. 16, 1960Died the result of a fourth heart attack at 59

'S J ' [Sidney Joseph] Perelman - Author/humorist
Around the World in 80 Days
Feb. 1, 1904Born: Brooklyn, New York

Helen Chandler - Actress
Christopher Strong, Dracula
Feb. 1, 1906Born: Charleston, South Carolina

Michael Kanin - Director/writer/actor
Woman of the Year
Feb. 1, 1910Born: Rochester, New York

Peter Sallis - Actor
Taste the Blood of Dracula
Feb. 1, 1921Born: Twickenham, Middlesex, England

Stuart [Maxwell] Whitman - Actor
Captain Apache, Ransom, Cimarron Strip, Revenge
Feb. 1, 1926Born: San Francisco, California

Garrett [Gonzalez] Morris - Actor/comedian
Saturday Night Live, Martin, Carwash
Feb. 1, 1937Born: New Orleans, Louisiana

Sherman [Alexander] Hemsley - Actor
All in the Family, Jeffersons, Amen
Feb. 1, 1938Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Bibi Besch - Actress
Star Trek 2, The Beast Within
Feb. 1, 1940Born: Vienna, Austria

'Terry' [Terence Graham Parry] Jones - Actor/comedian
Monty Python's Flying Circus
Feb. 1, 1942Born: Colwyn Bay, Wales, UK

Leo Burmester - Actor
Flo, Chiefs, The Abyss, Odd Jobs
Feb. 1, 1944Born: Louisville, Kentucky

Don Amendolia - Actor
Emory Battis on 'Twin Peaks', Dino on 'Mama Malone'
Feb. 1, 1945Born: Woodbury, New Jersey

'Bart' [Bartley Louis] Braverman - Actor
Bobby on 'Vega$', Roy on 'New Odd Couple'
Feb. 1, 1946Born: Los Angeles, California

Brandis Kemp - Actress/comedienne
Fridays
Feb. 1, 1951Born: Palo Alto, California

'Billy' [Charles William] Mumy - Actor
Will Robinson on 'Lost in Space', Dear Brigitte, Babylon 5
Feb. 1, 1954Born: San Gabriel, California

Secret Storm
Feb. 1, 19541st TV soap opera premieres

Kaitlin Hopkins - Actress
Kelsey on 'Another World'
Feb. 1, 1964Born: New York City, New York

Brandon [Bruce] Lee - Actor
Showdown in Little Tokyo
Feb. 1, 1965Born: Oakland, California

Sherilyn [Ann] Fenn - Actress
2 Moon Junction, Twin Peaks
Feb. 1, 1965Born: Detroit, Michigan

'Buster' [Joseph Frank] Keaton - Actor
The Navigator, Steamboat Bill, Jr
Feb. 1, 1966Died of lung cancer at 70

William Harrigan - Actor
Affair of Three Nations, Cabaret
Mar. 27, 1893Born: New York, NY
Feb. 1, 1966Died at the age of 73

Laura [Elizabeth] Dern - Actress
Blue Velvet, Mask, Smooth Talk
Feb. 1, 1967Born: Los Angeles, California

Lisa Marie Presley
Singer
Feb. 1, 1968Born : Memphis, Tennessee

'Pauly' [Paul Montgomery] Shore - Comedian
Totally Pauly, Encino Man
Feb. 1, 1968Born : Hollywood, Calif.

'Jim' [James Douglas] Morrison
Doors
Feb. 1, 1969Arrested for exposing himself in concert
Jul. 3, 1971Dies of heart failure in Paris

Brian [Jeffrey] Krause - Actor
December, Sleepwalkers, Return to Blue Lagoon, Charmed
Feb. 1, 1969Born: El Toro, California

Jennifer [Ann] Lien - Actress
Hannah Moore on 'Another World', Kes on 'Star Trek Voyager'
Feb. 1, 1974Born: Chicago, Illinois

Good Times -
Spinoff from Maude
Feb. 1, 1974Premieres on CBS TV

Late Night With David Letterman
Feb. 1, 1982Debuts on NBC-TV

Marjorie Reynolds [Marjorie Goodspeed] - Actress
Peggy on 'Life of Riley'
Aug. 12, 1917Born: Buhl, Idaho
Feb. 1, 1997Died at 80


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