In MEMORY of ANNIE OAKLEY on her BIRTHDAY - Born Phoebe Ann Mosey, American sharpshooter who starred in Buffalo Bill's Wild West show. Aug 13, 1860 - Nov 3, 1926 (pernicious anemia)
In MEMORY of BERT LAHR on his BIRTHDAY - Born Irving Lahrheim, American actor of stage and screen, vaudevillian and comedian. Lahr is best known for his role as the Cowardly Lion, as well as his counterpart Kansas farmworker "Zeke", in the MGM adaptation of The Wizard of Oz (1939). He was well known for his quick-witted humor and his work in burlesque, vaudeville, and on Broadway. Aug 13, 1895 - Dec 4, 1967 (pneumonia)
In MEMORY of ALFRED HITCHCOCK on his BIRTHDAY - English film director, producer and screenwriter. He is one of the most influential and extensively studied filmmakers in the history of cinema. Known as the "Master of Suspense", he directed over 50 feature films in a career spanning six decades Aug 13, 1899 – Apr 29, 1980 (kidney failure)
In MEMORY of PAT HARRINGTON JR. on his BIRTHDAY - Born Daniel Patrick Harrington Jr., American Emmy Award-winning stage and television actor, best known for his role as building superintendent Dwayne Schneider on the sitcom One Day at a Time (1975–1984). His father Pat Harrington Sr. was also an actor. Aug 13, 1929 - Jan 6, 2016 (Alzheimer's disease / complications from a fall)
HAPPY 38th BIRTHDAY to SEBASTIAN STAN!! 8/13/20 Romanian-American actor. On television, he has played Carter Baizen in Gossip Girl, Prince Jack Benjamin in Kings, Jefferson in Once Upon a Time, and T.J. Hammond in Political Animals. The latter earned him a nomination for the Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Movie/Miniseries.
HAPPY 50th BIRTHDAY to SPIKE DUDLEY!! 8/13/20 Born Matthew Jonathan Hyson, retired American professional wrestler best known for his time in World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) as Spike Dudley. Prior to WWE, Hyson began performing as Spike Dudley in 1990s with Extreme Championship Wrestling (ECW); the Spike Dudley character being a member of The Dudley Brothers.
HAPPY 56th BIRTHDAY to DEBI MAZAR!! 8/13/20 American actress and television personality, known for playing sharp-tongued women. She began her career with supporting roles in Goodfellas (1990), Little Man Tate (1991) and Singles (1992), followed by lead roles on the legal drama series Civil Wars and L.A. Law.
HAPPY 59th BIRTHDAY to DAWNN LEWIS!! 8/13/20 American actress, singer, voice actress and songwriter. Lewis is best known for her role as Jaleesa Vinson–Taylor on the NBC television sitcom A Different World from the series beginning in 1987 until the end of its fifth season in 1992, in addition to being on the show; Lewis co–wrote the theme song.
HAPPY 61st BIRTHDAY to DANNY BONADUCE!! 8/13/20 Born Dante Daniel Bonaduce, American actor, comedian, radio personality, television personality, and professional wrestler. Bonaduce is the son of veteran TV writer and producer Joseph Bonaduce (The Dick Van Dyke Show, One Day at a Time, and others). Bonaduce became famous as a child actor of the 1970s in the role of Danny Partridge on the TV sitcom, The Partridge Family.
HAPPY 69th BIRTHDAY to JEFF ALTMAN!! 8/13/20 American stand-up comedian and actor who has appeared as a guest on Late Night with David Letterman and Late Show with David Letterman a combined 45 times. Altman mesmerized contemporaries like David Letterman and Jerry Seinfeld, and inspired future comedians like Judd Apatow.