4 November


1879

 Will Rogers
American cowboy, vaudeville performer, humorist, social commentator and motion picture actor. Born in Oologah, Oklahoma.

1913

 Gig Young
American film, stage, and television actor. Won an Academy Award for his performance in the 1969 film They Shoot Horses, Don’t They?. Born in St. Cloud, Minnesota.

1916

 Walter Cronkite
American broadcast journalist, best known as anchorman for the CBS Evening News. Born in Saint Joseph, Missouri.

1918

 Art Carney
American actor in film, stage, television and radio. He is best known for playing Ed Norton in the situation comedy The Honeymooners. Born in Mount Vernon, New York.
 Cameron Mitchell
American film, television and Broadway actor. One of the founding members of The Actor’s Studio in New York City. Born in Dallastown, Pennsylvania.

1919

 Martin Balsam
American actor. Appeared in such films as On the Waterfront, 12 Angry Men, Breakfast at Tiffany’s, The Carpetbaggers, Seven Days in May, Catch-22. Born in The Bronx, New York.

1929

 Dickie Valentine
English pop singer in the 1950s. Born in Marylebone, London.

1930

 Doris Roberts
American character actress of film, stage, and television. She has received five Emmy Awards. Born in St. Louis, Missouri.

1937

 Loretta Swit
American stage and television actress best known for her portrayal of Major Margaret “Hot Lips” Houlihan on M*A*S*H. Born in Passaic, New Jersey.

1946

 Laura Bush
Wife of the 43rd President of the United States, George W. Bush. Born in Midland, Texas.
 Robert Mapplethorpe
American photographer, known for his large-scale, highly stylized black and white portraits, photos of flowers and nude men. Born in Floral Park, Queens, New York.

1950

 Markie Post
American actress, best known for her role in The Fall Guy. Born in Palo Alto, California.

1953

 Jacques Villeneuve
Canadian racing driver. Won the 1995 CART Championship, the 1995 Indianapolis 500 and the 1997 Formula One World Championship. Born in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec.

1960

 Kathy Griffin
American actress and comedian. Born in Oak Park, Illinois.

1963

 Lena Zavaroni
Scottish child singer and a television show host. At ten years of age, she is the youngest person in history to have an album in the top ten of the UK Albums Chart. Born in Greenock, Inverclyde, Scotland.

1965

 Malandra Burrows
English actress and singer. Born in Woolton, Liverpool.

1969

 Sean Combs
American rapper, singer, record producer, actor, and entrepreneur.Also known by his stage names Puff Daddy, Diddy, and P Diddy. Born in Harlem, New York City.

1969

 Matthew McConaughey
American actor. Born in Uvalde, Texas.

1974

 Louise Redknapp
English singer and media personality. Married to the English football player and television pundit Jamie Redknapp. Born in Lewisham, London.

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