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Basic Today in Birthdays and Deaths for February 8

Last Updated 03-06-2017

🎵🎷James "Blood" Ulmer -- Birthdate Conflict -- b.2/2/1940 or 2/8/1940 or 2/2/1942
Composer, Singer/Guitarist, Flutist, Jazz Musician

🎭Brooke (Actress) Adams -- is 68 in the year 2017 and 69 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1949
Actress
TV Shows: O.K. Crackerby (as Cynthia)
Movie Titles: Days of Heaven, The Dead Zone, Invasion of The Body Snatchers, Gas Food Lodging

🏆⛸Scott Ethan Allen -- is 68 in the year 2017 and 69 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1949
Hall of Famer, Figure Skater

Benigno Aquino III -- is 57 in the year 2017 and 58 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1960
President, Phillipean

🎭Julia Barr -- is 68 in the year 2017 and 69 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1949
Soap Actress
TV Shows: Ryan's Hope, All My Children

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🏆🏈Rod Bernstine -- is 52 in the year 2017 and 53 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1965
NFL Runningback

🎭🎵🎸Creed Bratton -- is 74 in the year 2017 and 75 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1943
Actor, Rock & Roll Guitarist
Group Names: The Grass Roots
TV Shows: The Office (as Creed Bratton)
Movie Titles: Terri, The Ghastly Love of Johnny X, Labor Pains

🏆🏒Dino Ciccarelli -- is 57 in the year 2017 and 58 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1960
Hall of Famer, NHL Right Wing, Canadian
Misc: played 1980-1999
Sports Teams: Minnesota North Stars, Washington Capitals, Detroit Red Wings, Tampa Bay Lightning, Florida Panthers

🎭Larry Clarke -- is 53 in the year 2017 and 54 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1964
Actor
TV Shows: Law & Order (as Det. Morris LaMotte)
Movie Titles: Transformers: Dark of the Moon, Contagion, In and Out, Road Hard

🎭Stephanie Courtney -- is 47 in the year 2017 and 48 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1970 N.S.
Actress, Commercial Actress
Misc: Progressive Insurance ads
Movie Titles: Blades of Glory, The Heartbreak Kid

🎭Henry Czerny -- is 58 in the year 2017 and 59 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1959
Actor, Canadian
TV Shows: Revenge (as Conrad Grayson)
Movie Titles: Mission: Impossible, The A-Team, The Ice Storm

🎵Jeremy Davis -- is 32 in the year 2017 and 33 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1985
Bassist
Group Names: Paramore

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🎵Guy-Manuel De Homem-Christo -- is 43 in the year 2017 and 44 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1974
Musician, French
Misc: Dance Musician
Group Names: Daft Punk

🎵🎸Adolpho "Fito" De La Parra -- is 69 in the year 2017 and 70 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1948
Rock & Roll Drummer, Mexican
Misc: some say b. 1946
Group Names: Canned Heat

Robert Mark Dobies -- is 13 in the year 2017 and 14 in the year 2018; b.2/8/2004
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Linda and Mark's son

✍🎭Toby Emmerich -- is 54 in the year 2017 and 55 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1963
Screenwriter, Film Executive, Movie Producer

🏆⚽Joy Fawcett -- is 49 in the year 2017 and 50 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1968
Hall of Famer, Soccer Player

📰🎭🏆Cristina Ferrare -- is 67 in the year 2017 and 68 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1950
Fashion Editor, Actress, TV Talk Show Hostess, Model
Names/Places: FN: Cynthia
TV Shows: Home Show

🎭Louis Giambalvo -- is 72 in the year 2017 and 73 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1945
Actor
TV Shows: The Gangster Chronicles, Oh Madeline, Devlin Connection, Anything But Love (as Norman Kiel)
Movie Titles: Gia, See No Evil Hear No Evil, Weekend at Bernie's, Real Genius

🏆🏈Dennis Gibson -- is 53 in the year 2017 and 54 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1964
NFL Linebacker

🎵🎸Michael Goodroe -- is 67 in the year 2017 and 68 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1950
Rock & Roll Bassist
Group Names: The Motels

🎵🎸Max Grahn -- is 29 in the year 2017 and 30 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1988
Rock & Roll Drummer
Group Names: Carolina Liar

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🎭💻🎮Seth Green -- is 43 in the year 2017 and 44 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1974
TV/Movie Actor, Comedian, Cartoon Voice Actor, Producer/Director, Internet Audio Actor, Video Game Voice Actor
TV Shows: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (voice as Leonardo), Byrds of Paradise (as Harry Byrd), Buffy the Vampire Slayer (as Oz), Family Guy, Greg The Bunny (as Jimmy Bender), Robot Chicken, Hulk and the Agents of S.M.A.S.H. (voice as A-Bomb), Dads (as Eli Sachs)
Movie Titles: Radio Days, Arcade, Krampus, Austin Powers (series), The Italian Job, Rat Race, Knockaround Guys, Scooby Doo 2 Monsters Unleashed, Without a Paddle, Can't Hardly Wait, Four Kings
Video Games: Storybook Weaver (series), Family Guy (series), Mass Effect (series)

John Grisham -- is 62 in the year 2017 and 63 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1955
Author
Book Titles: The Client, The Firm, The Pelican Brief, The Chamber, A Painted House, Skipping Christmas, The Rainmaker, The Runaway Jury, A Time to Kill

🎭Pooch Hall -- is 40 in the year 2017 and 41 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1977 N.S.
Actor
TV Shows: The Game (as Derwin Davis), Ray Donovan
Movie Titles: Jumping the Broom, Blind Dating

🏆🏄Bethany Hamilton -- is 27 in the year 2017 and 28 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1990
Surfer
Movie Titles: Dolphin Tale 2

🎭🎮William Jackson Harper -- is 37 in the year 2017 and 38 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1980 N.S.
Actor, Video Game Voice Actor
TV Shows: The Electric Company (as Danny Rebus), The Good Place (as Chidi Anagonye)
Movie Titles: All Good Things, True Story, Paterson
Video Games: Grand Theft Auto IV

Jake Hays -- is 26 in the year 2017 and 27 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1991
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Cherie Currie & Robert's son

🏆🏌Bunky Henry -- is 73 in the year 2017 and 74 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1944
Golfer

🎭Elizabeth Hoffman -- is 90 in the year 2017 and 91 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1927
TV Actress
TV Shows: Sisters (as Beatrice)

🎭Anna Hutchinson -- is 31 in the year 2017 and 32 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1986 N.S.
Actress, New Zealand
TV Shows: Go Girls
Movie Titles: The Cabin in the Woods

Mollie Elizabeth Isaacs -- is 18 in the year 2017 and 19 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1999
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Gabrielle Carteris and Charlie's daughter

Lisa B. Jackson -- is 55 in the year 2017 and 56 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1962
Government Official
Misc: Environmental Protection Agency administrator

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🏆🏀Marques Johnson -- is 61 in the year 2017 and 62 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1956
Hall of Famer, NBA Forward, College Basketball Player
Misc: 5x NBA All-Star, 2x All-NBA Second Team and 1x All-NBA First Team; UCLA #54 retired; in the College Basketball Hall of Fame
Sports Teams: University of California Los Angeles (1973-1977), Milwaukee Bucks (1977-1984), Los Angeles Clippers (1984-1987), Golden State Warriors (1989)

🎭Jake Jundef -- is 39 in the year 2017 and 40 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1978
Actor
Misc: professionally acting since age 5; retired from acting in 1994
TV Shows: Brooklyn Bridge (as Benny)
Movie Titles: Mannequin, Earth Girls are Easy, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

🎭🎵Robert Klein -- is 75 in the year 2017 and 76 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1942
TV Actor, Comedian, TV Host, Novelty Singer
Names/Places: b. in New York City
Misc: had own radio show in 1979
Album Titles: Child of the 50's
TV Shows: TV Bloopers & Practical Jokes, Stand Up Sit Down (host), Sisters (as Big Al Barker)
Movie Titles: Two Weeks Notice, How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days, Reign Over Me, Definitely Maybe

⛪📰Ted Koppel -- is 77 in the year 2017 and 78 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1940
Hall of Famer, Jewish, Newscaster, Journalist, English
Names/Places: b. in Lancashire
TV Shows: ABC News, Nightline

Alice Kramden -- b.2/8/????
General Fictious Character
TV Shows: The Honeymooners

🏆🏈Eric Kresser -- is 44 in the year 2017 and 45 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1973
NFL Quarterback

🏆🏒Camille Lapierre -- is 66 in the year 2017 and 67 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1951
NHL Center, Canadian

Marina LeBlanc -- is 13 in the year 2017 and 14 in the year 2018; b.2/8/2004
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Melissa and Matt's daughter

🎵🎸Sammy Llanas -- is 56 in the year 2017 and 57 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1961
Songwriter, Rock & Roll Singer/Guitarist
Group Names: Bodeans

🏆⚾Joe Maddon -- is 63 in the year 2017 and 64 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1954 N.S.
MLB Manager
Sports Teams: Chicago Cubs (managed them to their 2016 World Series championship)

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🎭Mathilda May -- is 52 in the year 2017 and 53 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1965
Actress, French
Movie Titles: The Jackal, Lifeforce, Scream of Stone

🎭🏆Maria McBane -- is 71 in the year 2017 and 72 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1946
Actress, Model, Playmate, French
Misc: May 1965

🎭Mary McCormack -- is 48 in the year 2017 and 49 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1969
Actress
TV Shows: Murder One (as Justine Appleton)
Movie Titles: Private Parts (played Howard Stern's wife), Dickie Roberts (Former) Child Star, Madison

🏆🏈Terry McDaniel -- is 52 in the year 2017 and 53 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1965
NFL Cornerback
Misc: 5x Pro Bowl, 4x All-Pro

🏆🏈Raleigh McKenzie -- is 54 in the year 2017 and 55 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1963
NFL Player

🎭Florinda Meza -- is 68 in the year 2017 and 69 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1949 N.S.
Actress, Producer, Mexican
TV Shows: El Chapulin Colorado, Chespirito, El Chavo del Ocho (comedy series as Dona Florinda)

🎭Tommy J. Michaels -- is 36 in the year 2017 and 37 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1981
Actor

🎭Susan Misner -- is 46 in the year 2017 and 47 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1971
Actress, Dancer

🎭🎵Joshua Morrow -- is 42 in the year 2017 and 43 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1975
Actor, Singer
TV Shows: The Young and the Restless (longtime role as Nicholas)
Movie Titles: Parker, Stranger at the Pentagon

🏆🏀Alonzo Mourning -- is 47 in the year 2017 and 48 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1970
Hall of Famer, NBA Center, Olympic Athlete
Misc: of The Dream Team II in the 1994 World Basketball Championships; 7x NBA All-Star; Heat #33 retired
Sports Teams: Charlotte Hornets (1992-1995), Miami Heat (1995-2002, 2005-2008), New Jersey Nets (2003-2004)

🏆🏒Kirk Muller -- is 51 in the year 2017 and 52 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1966
NHL Player, Canadian

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🎵🎸Vince Neil -- is 56 in the year 2017 and 57 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1961
Musician, Heavy Metal Singer
Names/Places: RN:Vincent Neil Wharton
Group Names: Cheap Trick, Motley Crue, soloist

🎵🎸Keith Nelson -- is 48 in the year 2017 and 49 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1969
Rock & Roll Guitarist
Group Names: Buckcherry

🎭Kathryn Newton -- is 20 in the year 2017 and 21 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1997 N.S.
Actress
TV Shows: Gary Unmarried (as Louise Brooks)
Movie Titles: Paranormal Activity 4, Bad Teacher

⛪🎭Nick Nolte -- is 76 in the year 2017 and 77 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1941
Roman Catholic, Movie Actor
Names/Places: b. in Omaha, NE
Movie Titles: Teachers, Rich Man Poor Man, 48 Hours, Down & Out in Beverly Hills, North Dallas Forty, Prince of Tides, Cape Fear, I Love Trouble, Thin Red Line, Affliction, The Good Thief, Hotel Rwanda, Peaceful Warrior

🏆⚾Bob Oliver -- is 74 in the year 2017 and 75 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1943
MLB First Baseman

🎭Jim Parrack -- is 36 in the year 2017 and 37 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1981
Actor
TV Shows: True Blood (as Hoyt Fortenberry)
Movie Titles: Fury, Battle Los Angeles, Annapolis

🏆⚾Fritz Peterson -- is 75 in the year 2017 and 76 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1942
MLB Pitcher
Sports Teams: New York Yankees

🎭Ethan Phillips -- is 62 in the year 2017 and 63 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1955
TV Actor
TV Shows: Star Trek: Voyager (as ship cook and comic Neelix, a Talaxian)

🎵🎸Phoenix -- is 40 in the year 2017 and 41 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1977
Rock & Roll Bassist
Group Names: Linkin Park

🎭Ryan Pinkston -- is 29 in the year 2017 and 30 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1988
Actor
TV Shows: Quintuplets (as Patton Chase)

🏆🏈Marcus Pollard -- is 45 in the year 2017 and 46 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1972
NFL Tight End

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🏆⚽Willy Roy -- is 74 in the year 2017 and 75 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1943
Hall of Famer, Soccer Coach, Soccer Forward, German

🏆🏒André Roy -- is 42 in the year 2017 and 43 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1975
NHL Left Wing, American

🎭Marla Rubinoff -- is 50 in the year 2017 and 51 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1967
TV Actress
TV Shows: Down to Earth (as Marla Jeanette Rubinoff), New WKRP in Cincinnatti (as Nancy Braithwaite), Spiderman (voicist as Marla), The Nutt House, On The Air

🎵Tom Rush -- is 76 in the year 2017 and 77 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1941
Songwriter, Blues Singer/Guitarist, Folk Performer
Misc: made several superb records that were too good for commercial success.

🎵Joey Ryan -- is 35 in the year 2017 and 36 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1982
Folk Singer/Guitarist
Group Names: Milk Carton Kids

🎵🎸Ray Sharpe -- is 79 in the year 2017 and 80 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1938
Songwriter, Guitarist, Rhythm and Blues Singer, Rockabilly Singer
Names/Places: FN:Edward
Song Titles: Linda Lu

🎭Mary Steenburgen -- is 64 in the year 2017 and 65 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1953
Movie/Stage Actress
Names/Places: b. in Newport, Ark.; Ted Danson's wife
Movie Titles: The Proposal, What's Eating Gilbert Grape, Step Brothers, Melvin and Howard, Ragtime, Parenthood, Back To The Future III, Philadelphia, Nixon, Ink's Kate Montgomery, Joan or Arcadia's Helen Girardi, Elf, Four Christmases

Michael Winston Steiger -- is 24 in the year 2017 and 25 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1993
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Paula & Rod's son

🎭🎮April Stewart -- is 49 in the year 2017 and 50 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1968
Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress, Video Game Voice Actress
Misc: a prolific video game voice actress
TV Shows: South Park, Randy Cunningham: 9th Grade Ninja
Movie Titles: Mission: Impossible -Ghost Protocol, Wreck-It Ralph, The SpongeBob Movie: Sponger Out of Water
Video Games: Bee Movie Game, Evolve, Destiny, Wildstar, South Park (series), World of Warcraft (series), Lightning Returns (Series)

🎭Cecily Strong -- is 33 in the year 2017 and 34 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1984
Actress, Comedienne
TV Shows: The Awesomes, Saturday Night Live
Movie Titles: Staten Island Summer, The Bronze, Slow Learners

John Swartzwelder -- is 68 in the year 2017 and 69 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1949 N.S.
Novelist, Screenwriter
Book Titles: The Exploding Detective, The Time Machine Did It, Dead Men Scare Me Stupid
TV Shows: The Simpsons (penned around 60 episodes as of 2017)

🎭🎮🎵Danny Tamberelli -- is 35 in the year 2017 and 36 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1982
Actor, Comedian, Video Game Voice Actor, Musician
TV Shows: The Magic School Bus, The Adventures of Pete and Pete
Movie Titles: The Mighty Ducks
Video Games: Grand Theft Auto V

🏆🏀Klay Thompson -- is 27 in the year 2017 and 28 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1990 N.S.
NBA Player

🏆🏈Jim Thornton -- is 52 in the year 2017 and 53 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1965
NFL Player

🎭💻Lin Tucci -- is 57 in the year 2017 and 58 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1960 N.S.
Actress, Internet Video Actress
TV Shows: Orange is the New Black (as Anita DeMarco)
Movie Titles: Brooklyn Rules, Nuncrackers, Showgirls

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🎵Ron Tyson -- is 69 in the year 2017 and 70 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1948
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Group Names: Temptations

🎭🎵Jim Verraros -- is 34 in the year 2017 and 35 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1983
Actor, Singer
TV Shows: American Idol (finalist #9 2002)

🎭🏆Cara Wakelin -- is 40 in the year 2017 and 41 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1977
Actress, Model, Playmate, Australian, Canadian
Misc: November 1999

🎭Karle Warren -- is 25 in the year 2017 and 26 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1992
Actress
TV Shows: Judging Amy (as Lauren Gray)

🎵🎸Paul Wheatbread -- is 71 in the year 2017 and 72 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1946
Drummer, Rock & Roll Performer
Group Names: Gary Puckett & the Union Gap

🎵John Williams -- is 85 in the year 2017 and 86 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1932
Conductor/Composer
Names/Places: MN:Towner; b. in New York City
Misc: scored many top movie hits like Jaws, E.T., Home Alone, Star Wars & Raiders of the Lost Ark series, Lost in Space, Gilligan's Island, Jurassic Park, plus the NBC Nightly News theme
Group Names: Boston Pops (leader)
TV Shows: Evening at Pops (conductor)

🎭Missy Yager -- is 49 in the year 2017 and 50 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1968 N.S.
Actress, Producer
TV Shows: Boston Public (as Claire Ellison)
Movie Titles: Manchester by the Sea

🎵Nikki Yanofsky -- is 23 in the year 2017 and 24 in the year 2018; b.2/8/1994 N.S.
Songwriter, Singer, Jazz-Pop Performer, Canadian

✍⚛Daniel Bernoulli -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/29/1700 O.S. or 2/8/1700 N.S. d.3/17/1782
Philosopher, Scientist, Mathematician, Physicist, Dutch (Netherlands), Swiss
Misc: Hydrodynamics, calculus, theory of probability

🎖William Avery Bishop -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1894 d.9/11/1956 (62)
Hero, Canadian
Misc: fighter ace who shot down 72 German aircraft during World War I.

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🏆⚾Joe Black -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1924 d.5/17/2002 (78)
MLB Player

🎵🏆🥊Fred "Freddie" Blassie -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1918 d.6/2/2003 (85)
Hall of Famer, Novelty Singer, Wrestler
Names/Places: aka Classy Freddie Blassie; RN:Frederick Kenneith Blassie
Song Titles: Pencil Neck Geek

🎨🎭🏆Pamela Jean Bryant -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1959 d.12/4/2010 (51)
Artist, Actress, Model, Playmate
Misc: April 1978

🎨✍🎵Samuel Butler -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1612 d.9/25/1680 (68)
Painter, Poet, Satirist, Philosopher, Composer, English

Chester F. Carlson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1906 d.9/19/1968 (62)
Inventor
Misc: Xerography

Jacques Cassini -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1677 d.4/18/1756 (79)
Astronomer
Misc: compiled the first tables of the orbital motions of Saturn's satellites.

Neal Cassady -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1926 d.2/4/1968 (41)
Writer
Misc: major figure of the Beat Generation of the 1950s and the psychedelic movement of the 1960s.

🎭Gary Coleman -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1968 d.5/28/2010 (42)
Actor
Names/Places: b. in Zion, Ill.
TV Shows: Diff'rent Strokes (as Arnold Jackson)

🏆🏒Alexander "Alec" Connell -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1902 d.5/10/1958 (56)
Hall of Famer, NHL Goaltender, Canadian
Misc: played 1924-1937
Sports Teams: Ottawa Senators, Detroit Falcons, New York Americans, Montreal Maroons

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Bernard Courtois -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1777 d.9/27/1838 (61)
Chemist, French
Misc: Iodine founder

🎵Harold "Pappy" Daily -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1902 d.12/5/1987 (85)
Music Figure
Misc: an American country music record producer and entrepreneur

🎭James Dean -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1931 d.9/30/1955 (24)
Movie/Stage Actor
Names/Places: b. in Marion, IN; RN:James Byron
Misc: still has a cult following
Movie Titles: East of Eden, Giant, Rebel Without a Cause

🎵Floyd Dixon -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1929 d.7/26/2006 (77)
Singer, Pianist

🏆🏈Jim Dooley -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1930 d.1/8/2008 (77)
NFL Coach, NFL Player
Misc: succeeded George Halas as head coach of the Chicago Bears
Sports Teams: Chicago Bears

🎭Dame Edith Evans -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1888 d.10/14/1976 (88)
Movie/Stage Actress, English
Movie Titles: Tom Jones, David Copperfield

🏆⚾Hoot Evers -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1921 d.1/25/1991 (69)
MLB Player
Names/Places: RFMN:Walter Arthur

🏆🏒Arthur "Art" Farrell -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1877 d.2/7/1909 (31)
Hall of Famer, NHL Forward, Canadian
Misc: played 1893-1901
Sports Teams: Montreal Shamrocks

🎭Betty Field -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1918 d.9/13/1973 (55)
Movie Actress
Movie Titles: Of Mice & Men, Bus Stop

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🏆🏒Francis Xavier "Moose" Goheen -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1894 d.11/13/1979 (85)
Hall of Famer, NHL Defensive, NHL Left Wing, NHL Forward
Misc: played 1914-1932
Sports Teams: Buffalo Majors, St. Paul Saints

🎭Martin Huston -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1941 d.8/1/2001 (60)
Actor
TV Shows: Jingle Jim (as Skipper)

🎵Lonnie Johnson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1899 d.6/16/1970 (71)
Hall of Famer, Singer/Guitarist, Pianist, Violinist, Blues-Jazz Performer
Names/Places: RN:Alonzo Johnson

✍🎭🎵Jack Larson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1928 d.9/20/2015 N.S. (87)
Screen/Scriptwriter, Actor, Producer, Librettist
Misc: some say b. 1933
TV Shows: The Adventures of Superman's Jimmy Olsen

✍📰🎵Gene Lees -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1928 d.4/22/2010 (82)
Music Critic, Journalist, Biographer, Composer, Lyricist, Singer, Canadian

⛪🎭🎵🎷Jack Lemmon -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1925 d.6/27/2001 (76)
Protestant, TV/Movie/Stage Actor, Movie Director, Jazz Pianist
Names/Places: b. in Boston; RFMN:John Uhler III; Cynthia Stone's, then Felicia Farr's hubby
Movie Titles: The China Syndrome, The Odd Couple, Mr. Roberts, Some Like It Hot, Great Racr, Days of Wine and Roses, Save the Tiger, Grumpy Old Men, Grumpier Old Men, Hamlet, My Fellow Americans, Out to Sea, Odd Couple II

🏆⚾Willard Marshall -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1921 d.11/5/2000 (79)
MLB Right Fielder

🏆🥊Sherri Martel -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1958 d.6/15/2007 (49)
Hall of Famer, Wrestler, Wrestling Manager
Names/Places: RN:Sherri Russell, aka Sherri Schrull and Sensational Sherri
Misc: WWF/AWA/ECW

🎭Myron McCormick -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1908 d.7/30/1962 (54)
Movie/Stage Actor
Movie Titles: The Hustler

🎭Audrey Meadows -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1922 d.2/3/1996 (73)
TV/Stage Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress, Panelist, Chinese
Names/Places: RLN:Cotter; Jayne's sister
Misc: 1950s game show panelist; some say b. 1926 but reference books put her b. 1924
TV Shows: Bob & Ray (regular), Jackie Gleason Show (regular), The Honeymooners (as Alice Kramden), Too Close For Comfort (as Iris Martin), The Simpsons (as Beatrice who is Grandpa's girlfriend)

🎵Terry Melcher -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1942 d.11/19/2004 (62)
Music Producer, Songwriter, Singer
Names/Places: Doris Day and Al Jorden's son

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Dmitri I. Mendeleyev -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/27/1834 O.S. or 2/8/1834 N.S. d.2/2/1907
Chemist, Russian
Names/Places: MN:Ivanovich
Misc: discovered periodic table of the elements so Tom Lehrer could sing a song about the elements

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🎭Ray Middleton -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1907 d.4/10/1984 (77)
Movie/Stage Actor

🎵Buddy Morrow -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1919 d.9/27/2010 (91)
Trombonist, Bandleader

🎵Joe Raposo -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1937 d.2/5/1989 (51)
Music Producer, Composer
Names/Places: RFN:Joseph G.
TV Shows: Sesame Street (songwriter & co-creator)

🎭Alejandro Rey -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1930 d.5/21/1987 (57)
TV/Movie Actor, Argentine
Names/Places: b. in Buenos Aires
TV Shows: The Flying Nun (as Carlos Ramirez), Dallas (as Luis Rueda)

Harriet Jane Hanson Robinson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1825 d.12/22/1911 (86)
Suffragate

Henry Roth -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1906 d.10/13/1995 (89)
Writer, Austrian, Hungarian

🎭Charlie Ruggles -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1886 d.12/23/1970 (84)
TV/Movie/Stage Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor
Misc: some say b. in 1892
TV Shows: The Ruggles (as himself), The World of Mr. Sweeney (star), The Bullwinkle Show (as Aesop)

✍⚛💰John Ruskin -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1819 d.1/20/1900 (80)
Author, Art Critic, Theorist, Philanthropist, English
Misc: Gothic Revivalist (Prerafaelite)

🎵"England" Dan Seals -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1948 d.3/25/2009 (61)
Songwriter, Singer, Country-Pop Performer
Misc: AP says b. in 1948
Group Names: England Dan & John Ford Coley

🎖Lt. Thomas E. Selfridge -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1882 d.9/17/1908 (26)
Hero
Misc: first airplane fatality as a passenger

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🎖William Tecumseh Sherman -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1820 d.2/14/1891 (71)
Hall of Famer, Military Leader
Misc: Union Army Officer in Civil War

🎭George Siegmann -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1882 d.6/22/1928 (46)
Movie Actor
Movie Titles: Birth of Nation, Queen of Sheba, Oliver Twist

🏆🏈Bruce Smith -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1920 d.8/28/1967 (47)
Hall of Famer, NFL Player, College Football Player
Names/Places: NN:Boo
Misc: Heisman Trophy (1941)
Sports Teams: University of Minnesota, Green Bay Packers (1945-1948), Los Angeles Rams (1948)

🎭Lyle Talbot -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1902 d.3/3/1996 (94)
TV/Movie Actor
TV Shows: The Bob Cummings Show (as Paul Fonda), The Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet (as Joe Randolph)

🎭Lana Turner -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1921 d.6/29/1995 (74)
TV/Movie Actress
Names/Places: b. in Wallace, Idaho; RFN:Julia Jean Mildred Frances; wed 7x's; Virgil's daughter
Misc: legendary Hollywood sweater girl of the 40s; she says it's b. 1921, not 1920 in her book
TV Shows: The Survivors, Falcon Crest (as Jacqueline Perrault)
Movie Titles: Johnny Eager, Honky Tonk, Ziegfeld Girl, Somewhere I'll Find You, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, The Postmas Always Rings Twice, The Bad and the Beautiful, Peyton Place (1957), Imitation of Life (1959)

Jules Verne -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1828 d.3/24/1905 (77)
Novelist, Sci-fi Writer, French
Names/Places: NN: The Father of Science Fiction
Book Titles: 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea, Around the World in 80 Days, Voyage to the Center of the Earth

🎵Larry Verne -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1936 d.10/8/2013 (77)
Singer
Misc: turned into a construction foreman & assistant set director in motion pictures
Song Titles: Mr. Custer

✍🎭King "Walls" Vidor -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1894 d.11/1/1982 (88)
Screen/Scriptwriter, Movie Actor, Movie Producer/Director

🎵🎷Merle Watson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1949 d.10/23/1985 (36)
Guitarist, Jazz Performer

🏆🥊Adolph Wolgast -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/8/1888 d.4/14/1955 (67)
Hall of Famer, Boxer
Names/Places: NN:Michigan Wildcat

🏆🏒Sid Abel -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/22/1918 d.2/8/2000 (81)
Hall of Famer, NHL Coach, NHL Center, NHL Left Wing, Canadian
Misc: played 1938-1954
Sports Teams: Detroit Red Wings, Chicago Black Hawks, Pittsburgh Hornets (AHL), Indianapolis Capitals (AHL)

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William Bateson -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/8/1861 d.2/8/1926 (64)
Scientist, Biologist, British
Misc: founded and named the science of genetics and whose experiments provided evidence basic to the modern understanding of heredity.

🎵Lulu Belle -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/24/1913 d.2/8/1999 (85)
Hall of Famer, Country Singer
Names/Places: RN:Myrtle Eleanor Cooper; -LN:Wiseman
Group Names: Lulu Belle And Scotty

Walter Bothe -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/8/1891 d.2/8/1957 (66)
Physicist, German
Misc: subatomic particle physicist (Nobel 1954)

🏆⚾Raymond Brown -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/23/1908 d.2/8/1965 (56)
Hall of Famer, Baseball Figure
Misc: was an American right-handed pitcher in Negro league baseball, almost exclusively for the Homestead Grays. Brown was most notable for many pitching accomplishments.

Robert Coates -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/6/1897 d.2/8/1973 (75)
Author, Critic
Misc: of art

🎭May Craig -- Death Anniversary -- b.??/??/1889 d.2/8/1972 (82)
Actress, Irish

Charles Curtis -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/25/1860 d.2/8/1936 (76)
Vice President
Misc: 31st U.S. Vice President

🎭Allan Cuthbertson -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/7/1920 d.2/8/1988 (67)
Actor

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🎭🎵Ken Delo -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/8/1938 N.S. d.2/8/2016 N.S. (0)
Actor, Comedian, Singer, Doo Wop Performer
Group Names: The Pencil Smudges (a take-off on the group The Ink Spots), Delo and Daly (comedy team)
TV Shows: The Lawrence Welk Show

🎭George Dolenz -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/5/1908 d.2/8/1963 (55)
Actor, Italian
Names/Places: Mickey's dad
Movie Titles: Count of Monte Cristo

🎵🎷Kurt Edelhagen -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/5/1920 d.2/8/1982 (61)
Bandleader, Jazz Musician

🎵🎷Mercer Ellington -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/11/1919 d.2/8/1996 (76)
Arranger, Composer, Trumpeter, Bandleader, Jazz Performer
Names/Places: Duke's son

🏆⚾Del Ennis -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/8/1925 d.2/8/1996 (70)
MLB Player
Misc: drove in 100 runs in seven seasons
Sports Teams: Philadelphia Phillies

Dennis Gabor -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/5/1900 d.2/8/1979 (78)
Scientist, Engineer, Inventor, Hungarian
Misc: of holography (3D laser photography)

🏆⚽Teddy Glover -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/7/1902 d.2/8/1993 (90)
Hall of Famer, Soccer Player, English

🎭🎵Martyn Green -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/22/1899 d.2/8/1975 (75)
Movie Actor, Opera Singer, English
Names/Places: RN:William Martyn-Green
Misc: Gilbert & Sullivan
Movie Titles: Iceman Cometh

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Arnold Henry Guyot -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/28/1807 d.2/8/1884 (76)
Geologist, Geographer, Educator
Misc: his extensive meteorological observations led to the founding of the U.S. Weather Bureau. The guyot, a flat-topped volcanic peak rising from the ocean floor, is named after him.

📰George Herman -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/14/1920 d.2/8/2005 (85)
Newsperson, Journalist
TV Shows: Face the Nation (moderator)

🏆🎾W. E. "Slew" Hester -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/12/1912 d.2/8/1993 (80)
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player

✍🎭Douglas Heyes Sr. -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/22/1919 d.2/8/1993 (73)
Dramatist/Playwright, Director
Names/Places: RN:Matthew Howard

✍📰🏆Jim Jacoby -- Death Anniversary -- b.??/??/1933 d.2/8/1991 (58)
Author, Columnist, Bridge Player
Misc: Bridge authority

📰Sam Jaffee -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/8/1924 d.2/8/1985 (60)
Correspondent, Journalist
Misc: Vietnam War reporter
TV Shows: ABC News

✍📰Eliot Janeway -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/1/1913 d.2/8/1993 (80)
Author, Economist
Misc: Financial writer
Book Titles: Economics of Chaos

🏆🥊Frank Klaus -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/30/1887 d.2/8/1948 (60)
Hall of Famer, Boxer

🎵🎸Keith Knudsen -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/18/1948 d.2/8/2005 (56)
Rock & Roll Singer, Rock & Roll Percussionist
Group Names: The Doobie Brothers

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Pyotr Kropotkin -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/21/1842 d.2/8/1921 (78)
Anarchist, Russian

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🎨Max Liebermann -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/20/1847 d.2/8/1935 (87)
Painter, German

💰Sir William Lyons -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/4/1901 d.2/8/1985 (83)
Manufacturer, British
Misc: founded Jaguar Cars Ltd.

🎭Harriet MacGibbon -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/5/1905 d.2/8/1987 (81)
Actress
TV Shows: The Beverly Hillbillies (as Mrs. Margaret Drysdale), Smothers Brothers Show (as Mrs. Costello)

🏆⚾Connie Mack -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/22/1862 d.2/8/1956 (93)
Hall of Famer, MLB Owner, MLB Manager, MLB Player
Names/Places: MLB owner; NN:The Tall Tactician; RN:Cornelius Alexander McGillicuddy; MLB Grand Old Man
Misc: he owned and managed the Philadelphia Athletics 1901-50; as manager of the Philadelphia Athletics he won 3776 games but lost 4025, both records. His A's won 9 League titles and 5 World Series. All in his 67 year career!
Sports Teams: Washington Nationals (player 1886-1889), Buffalo Bisons (player 1890), Pittsburgh Pirates (player 1891-1896, manager 1894-1896), Philadelphia Athletics (manager 1901-1950)

🎭Will Mahoney -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/5/1894 d.2/8/1967 (73)
Actor

🎭Marvin Miller -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/18/1913 d.2/8/1985 (71)
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor
TV Shows: Space Patrol (as Mr. Proteus), The Millionaire (as Michael Anthony), Mr. Magoo Show (voicist)

Dame Iris Murdoch -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/15/1919 d.2/8/1999 (79)
Novelist, Philosopher, Irish
Names/Places: b. in Dublin

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John Patrick Murtha -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/17/1932 d.2/8/2010 (77)
Congressperson

👑Peter The Great -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/30/1672 O.S. or 6/9/1672 N.S. d.1/28/1725 O.S. (52) or 2/8/1725 N.S. (52)
King, Russian
Misc: the first Czar/Emperor of Russia (1682-1725)

Pope Clement XII -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/7/1652 d.2/8/1740 (87)
Pope
Misc: [Lorenzo Corsini], Italian Pope (1730-40)

👑Queen Mary Of Scots -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/8/1542 d.2/8/1587 (44)
Queen, Scotish
Names/Places: LN:Stuart
Misc: ruled 1560-87; lost her head over this

🏆🏈Willie Louis Richardson -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/17/1939 N.S. d.2/8/2016 N.S. (76)
Hall of Famer, NFL Wide Receiver, College Football Player
Misc: 2x Pro Bowl; in the College Football Hall of Fame
Sports Teams: Jackson Tate, Baltimore Colts (1963-1969, 1971), Miami Dolphins (1970)

🎭Robert Ridgely -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/24/1931 d.2/8/1997 (65)
Actor
Misc: known for both on-camera roles and extensive voice-over work.

🏆🏀🏁🏊Cesare Rubini -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/2/1923 N.S. d.2/8/2011 N.S. (87)
Hall of Famer, Basketball Coach, Basketball Player, Swimmer, Water Polo Player, Italian
Misc: in the International Swimming, Italian Basketball and the Basketball Halls of Fame

🎵Raymond Scott -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/10/1908 d.2/8/1994 (85)
Arranger, Composer, Pianist, Bandleader
Names/Places: Dorothy Collins' hubby
Misc: Quirky innovative music from radio jazz shows to Ren and Stimpy
TV Shows: Your Hit Parade

🎵Del Shannon -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/30/1939 d.2/8/1990 (50)
Hall of Famer, Music Producer, Songwriter, Guitarist, Pop Singer
Names/Places: b. in Coopersville, MI; RN:Charles Weeden Westover
Misc: some say b. 1934 or d. Feb 9
Song Titles: Runaway

🎵🎷Jimmy Smith -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/8/1925 d.2/8/2005 (79)
Songwriter, Organist, Jazz Performer
Names/Places: FMN:James Oscar
Misc: Jazz-Funk-Soul style; he is acknowledged as the first important jazz player on the Hammond B-3 organ

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🎭🏆Anna Nicole Smith -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/28/1967 d.2/8/2007 (39)
Actress, Model, Playmate
Names/Places: RN:Vickie Lynn Hogan Marshall
Misc: May 1992; Playboy Playmate of the Year 1993; Guess? model
Movie Titles: Naked Gun 33 1/2

🎖⚖Richard Stockton -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/1/1730 d.2/8/1781 (50)
Revolutionary, Attorney/Lawyer
Misc: Declaration of Independence signer; d. 2-28?

🎖George Sykes -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/9/1822 d.2/8/1880 (57)
Hero
Names/Places: a.k.a. Tardy George
Misc: commander of the Union's Fifth Corps at Gettysburg

🏆🏈Derrick Thomas -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/1/1967 d.2/8/2000 (33)
Hall of Famer, NFL Linebacker
Misc: Pro and College Football Halls of Fame, 9x Pro Bowl, 7x First Team All-AFC; Chiefs #58 retired
Sports Teams: Kansas City Chiefs (1989-1999)

💰Fritz Thyssen -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/9/1873 d.2/8/1951 (77)
Industrialist, German

✍🎭Violette Verdy -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/1/1933 d.2/8/2016 N.S. (82)
Writer, Teacher, Ballerina, French
Misc: French ballerina and dance director, who was awarded the French Order of Arts and Letters in 1973 and the Dance Magazine Award in 1968.

🏆🎳Walter Ward -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/29/1897 d.2/8/1984 (86)
Hall of Famer, Bowler

🎖⚛Charles Wilkes -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/3/1798 d.2/8/1877 (78)
Naval Officer, Explorer
Misc: sailed around the world

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🏆🏒Thomas Mark "Tommy The Bomber" Williams -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/17/1940 N.S. d.2/8/1992 N.S. (51)
Hall of Famer, NHL Center
Sports Teams: Boston Bruins, Minnesota North Stars, California Golden Seals, New England Whalers, Washington Capitals

🏆🏈Abe Woodson -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/15/1934 d.2/8/2014 (79)
NFL Player
Misc: returned 5,538 yards in kickoffs with 5 TDs

George de Mestral -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/19/1907 d.2/8/1990 (82)
Inventor, Swiss
Misc: invented Velcro

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