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Celebrities Born in 1931 – Birthdays turning 80 this year

Celebrities Born in 1931 – Birthdays turning 80 this year

50 Famous Celebrities turning 80 This Year Actresses include (16): Barbara Bain, Cinamon Carter on Mission Impossible.  Caroll Baker “Baby Doll”. Barbara Barrie “Mrs. Barney Miller.  Patricia Blair “Rebecca from Daniel Boone”.   Claire Bloom “Crimes and Misdemeanors and most recently the Kings speech”.  Leslie Caron “Gigi”.   Angie Dickinson “Police woman”.  Olympia Dukakis “Moonstruck and […]

September 24 2011 | Posted in 80, Birthdays This Week! | Read More »

Tony Bennett: Born August 3, 1926

Tony Bennett: Born August 3, 1926

Tony’s first break “tipping point” occurred In 1950 when Pearl Bailey asked him to join her at a Greenwich Village night club after hearing him sing at a small club. After several weeks of singing with Bailey’s act (The only white face in the act) Bailey introduced Bennetto to a friend — Bob Hope. And […]

August 2 2011 | Posted in 86, August Birthdays, Birthdays This Week!, Celebrity Tipping Points, Celebrity Tipping Points, Singers | Read More »

Hal Linden: Born March 20, 1931

Hal Linden: Born March 20, 1931

Available Hal Linden Autographed photo in our shop.

March 19 2011 | Posted in 80, March Birthdays, Turning 80+ | Read More »

Jerry Lewis: Born March 16, 1926

Jerry Lewis: Born March 16, 1926

Muscular Dystrophy Association’s living saint, Lewis the son of Vaudeville performers has been a professional comedian since the age of 5. He met Dean Martin at 20 and they became one of the most popular comedy tandems ever including 16 Films together.

March 15 2011 | Posted in 84, March Birthdays | Read More »

Famous Celebrities Born in 1931 – Birthdays turning 80

Famous Celebrities Born in 1931 – Birthdays turning 80

The list of famous Celebrities turning 80 years old in 2011 is absolutely huge!  The month of March alone has several leading TV men.   What a wonderful list it is including Star Trek’s two leading men – Leonard Nimoy and William Shatner born just 4 days apart on March 26 and 22 of 1931.   Barney […]

March 5 2011 | Posted in 80 | Read More »

Rip Torn: Born February 6, 1931

Rip Torn: Born February 6, 1931

Born Elmore Rual Torn, Jr

February 5 2011 | Posted in 80 | Read More »

Jane Russell: Born June 21, 1921

Jane Russell: Born June 21, 1921

September 28 2010 | Posted in 89, June Birthdays, What ever became of | Read More »

Jack Klugman: Born April 27, 1922

Jack Klugman: Born April 27, 1922

Great clip from the “Odd Couple” – Oscar and Felix go to Password

April 27 2010 | Posted in 89, Actors | Read More »

Metro Goldwyn Mayer: Established April 17, 1924

Metro Goldwyn Mayer: Established April 17, 1924

The studio’s official motto, “Ars Gratia Artis”, is a Latin phrase meaning “Art for art’s sake.” It was chosen by Howard Dietz, the studio’s chief publicist, in 1924. The studio’s logo is a roaring lion surrounded by a circle inscribed with the studio’s motto. The logo, which features “Leo the Lion,” was created by Dietz […]

April 17 2010 | Posted in 87, Celebrity News This Week | Read More »

Hugh Hefner: Born April 9, 1926

Hugh Hefner: Born April 9, 1926

April 8 2010 | Posted in 85, April Birthdays | Read More »

James Garner: Born April 7, 1928

James Garner: Born April 7, 1928

April 7 2010 | Posted in 82, Actors | Read More »

Leonard Nimoy: Born March 26, 1931

Leonard Nimoy: Born March 26, 1931

Go back in time to the 60s and have a laugh while you Listen to the Music and poetry album by Nimoy and Shatner “Spaced Out” courtesy of LaLa.com

March 26 2010 | Posted in 80, iLike, March Birthdays | Read More »

Marty Allen: Born March 23, 1922

Marty Allen: Born March 23, 1922

March 22 2010 | Posted in 89, March Birthdays | Read More »

William Shatner: Born March 22, 1931

William Shatner: Born March 22, 1931

March 22 2010 | Posted in 80, March Birthdays | Read More »

Carl Reiner: Born March 20, 1922

Carl Reiner: Born March 20, 1922

Comedy Genius

March 20 2010 | Posted in 89, March Birthdays | Read More »

Frank Borman: Born March 14, 1928

Frank Borman: Born March 14, 1928

Frank Borman was commander of the 1968 Apollo 8 Mission which was the first manned space flight to leave the Earth’s gravity and orbit the moon.

March 14 2010 | Posted in 83, March Birthdays | Read More »

Rupert Murdoch: Born March 11, 1931

Rupert Murdoch: Born March 11, 1931

March 11 2010 | Posted in 80, March Birthdays | Read More »

John McPhee: Born March 8, 1931

John McPhee: Born March 8, 1931

John McPhee is one of the most prolific and talented non fiction writers and essayist in American history. Winner of the 1999 Pulitzer prize along with his decades of writing for the New Yorker, McPhee finds away to make the most ubiquitous items or landscapes we all take for granted into the most interesting essays.

March 8 2010 | Posted in 80, Authors, March Birthdays | Read More »

Alan Sues: Born March 7, 1926

Alan Sues: Born March 7, 1926

Alan Sues is best remembered for his role in Laugh-In. The 1968-1973 television program. Sues’ on-screen persona was outrageous and contained cutting edge verbal slapstick.

March 6 2010 | Posted in 84, March Birthdays | Read More »

Gabriel Garcia Marquez: Born March 6, 1928

Gabriel Garcia Marquez: Born March 6, 1928

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March 5 2010 | Posted in 83, March Birthdays | Read More »

Lola Albright: Born July 20, 1924

Lola Albright: Born July 20, 1924

March 4 2010 | Posted in 86, July Birthdays | Read More »

Tom Wolfe, Jr. Born March 2, 1931

Tom Wolfe, Jr. Born March 2, 1931

March 2 2010 | Posted in 80, Authors, March Birthdays | Read More »

Mikhail Gorbachev: Born March 2, 1931

Mikhail Gorbachev: Born March 2, 1931

March 2 2010 | Posted in 80, March Birthdays | Read More »

Robert Bork: Born March 1, 1927

Robert Bork: Born March 1, 1927

“Borked” has become the new word to describe being “railroaded” . A term that we seem to have lost its original meaning but surely describes what was done to this man in the 1980s              

March 1 2010 | Posted in 84, March Birthdays | Read More »

Robert Conrad: Born March 1, 1929*

Robert Conrad: Born March 1, 1929*

For most of Robert Conrad’s career he has been listed as born in 1935, with an occasional reference to 1929.  recently 1930 has become the official date, alas a typo all these years? it is LWT’s best guess that those pesky references to 1929 were true.  Happy 81st Birthday or 80th or 75?  Robert Conrad […]

March 1 2010 | Posted in 82, March Birthdays | Read More »

Ariel Sharon: Born February 27, 1928

Ariel Sharon: Born February 27, 1928

March 1 2010 | Posted in 83, February Birthdays | Read More »

Joanne Woodward: Born February 27, 1930

Joanne Woodward: Born February 27, 1930

March 1 2010 | Posted in 81, February Birthdays | Read More »

Charles Durning: Born on February 28, 1923

Charles Durning: Born on February 28, 1923

March 1 2010 | Posted in 88, February Birthdays | Read More »

Gavin Macleod: Born on February 28, 1931

Gavin Macleod: Born on February 28, 1931

February 28 2010 | Posted in 80, February Birthdays | Read More »

Fats Domino: Born February 26, 1928

Fats Domino: Born February 26, 1928

February 28 2010 | Posted in 83, February Birthdays | Read More »

Regis Philbin: Born August 25, 1931

Regis Philbin: Born August 25, 1931

Celebrity Tipping Point: Philbin was a writer for Los Angeles talk show host Tom Duggan, one day the hard-drinking Duggan didn’t show up and Regis had to nervously fill in for him. jittery, nervous and stumbling at first but within a few minutes Philbin realized he liked being in front of the camera. The rest is history….

August 25 2009 | Posted in 81, Birthdays This Week!, Celebrity News This Week, Celebrity Tipping Points | Read More »