2014
07.30

Laurence Fishburne

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Critically hailed for his forceful, militant, authoritarian roles, Laurence Fishburne, who is often confused with another tall, gap-toothed, mercurial African-American talent, Samuel L. Jackson, came out of the black theater in New York. Born in Augusta, Georgia, on July 30, 1961…more

2014
07.30

Casey Stengel

Casey Stengel - famouslefties.comCharles Dillon “Casey” Stengel (July 30, 1890 – September 29, 1975), nicknamed “The Old Perfessor”, was an American Major League Baseball player and manager from 1912 until 1965. He was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1966…more

2014
07.30

Hilary Swank

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Hilary was discovered as a child by producer Suzy Sachs, who coached her in acting. When she was nine years old, she starred in her first play as “Mowgli” in “The Jungle Book”. She began to appear regularly in local theater and school plays. She went to school in Bellingham, where she lived with her family, until she was 16…more

2014
07.30

Lisa Kudrow

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Kudos for Kudrow! Hardly the dumb blonde of Romy and Michele’s High School Reunion  (1997), Lisa Kudrow was born in Encino, California, on July 30, 1963. Her father, Lee, was a physician and her mother, Nedra, was a travel agent. Lisa was raised in Tarzana and played varsity-level tennis in high school and college, and is a pool shark who has mastered some of the more difficult trick shots (so beware). She graduated from Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, New York…more

2014
07.30

Chris Mullin

Chris Mullin - famouslefties.comChristopher Paul Mullin (born July 30, 1963) is a retired American  basketball  player and former general manager of the NBA’s Golden State Warriors.

Mullin played small forward in the NBA from 1985 to 2001. After playing at St. John’s University, during which he won Big East Men’s Basketball Player of the Year three times and was a member of the 1984 amateur U.S. team, Mullin was chosen as the seventh pick by the Golden State Warriors in the first round of the 1985 NBA Draft…more

2014
07.30

William Atherton

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Veteran character actor often cast as sleazy villain or self-absorbed yuppie. Most remembered for his fantastic role in Ghost Busters (1984) as Walter Peck. Also had memorable role in Die Hard (1988) as yet another scumbag-ish character, Thornburg…more

2014
07.30

Henry Ford

Henry Ford - famouslefties.comHenry Ford (July 30, 1863 – April 7, 1947) was the American founder of the Ford Motor Company and father of modern assembly lines used in mass production. His introduction of the Model T automobile revolutionized transportation and American industry. He was a prolific inventor and was awarded 161 U.S. patents…more

2014
07.29

Wil Wheaton

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Wil Wheaton first gained international attention by starring in the Rob Reiner film Stand by Me  (1986). Wheaton left the Hollywood scene for 18 months to pursue personal video production, including trying to live as a hobo on the USA’s railroads. He then returned to Los Angeles, California, afterward and is working on many projects…more

2014
07.29

Ted Lindsay

Ted Lindsay - famouslefties.comRobert Blake Theodore “Ted” Lindsay (born July 29, 1925) is a former professional ice hockey player, a forward for the Detroit Red Wings and Chicago Black Hawks of the National Hockey League (NHL). He scored over 800 points in his hall of fame career, won the Art Ross Trophy in 1950, and won the Stanley Cup four times. Often referred to as “Terrible Ted”, Lindsay helped to organize the NHL Players’ Association in the late 1950s, an action which led to his trade to Chicago…more

2014
07.29

Martina McBride

Martina McBride - famouslefties.comMartina McBride (born Martina Mariea Schiff on July 29, 1966, in Sharon, Kansas) is an American country music singer and songwriter. McBride has been called the “Céline Dion of Country Music” for her big-voiced ballads and soprano range…more

2014
07.29

Melvin Belli

Melvin Belli - famouslefties.comMelvin Mouron Belli (July 29, 1907 – July 9, 1996) was a prominent American lawyer known as “The King of Torts” and by detractors as ‘Melvin Bellicose’. He had many celebrity clients, including Zsa Zsa Gabor, Errol Flynn, Chuck Berry, Muhammad Ali, Sirhan Sirhan, the Rolling Stones, Jim Bakker and Tammy Faye Bakker, Martha Mitchell, Lana Turner, Tony Curtis, and Mae West. He won over USD $600,000,000 in judgments during his legal career…more

2014
07.28

Bill Bradley

Bill Bradley - famouslefties.comWilliam Warren “Bill” Bradley (born July 28, 1943) is an American hall of fame basketball player, Rhodes scholar, and former three-term Democratic U.S. Senator from New Jersey. He ran unsuccessfully for the Democratic Party’s nomination for President in the 2000 election…more

2014
07.28

Garfield Sobers

Garfield Sobers - famouslefties.comThe Hon. Sir Garfield St Aubrun Sobers AO, OCC (born 28 July 1936 in Bridgetown, Barbados) is a former cricketer who captained West Indies. His first name of Garfield is variously abbreviated as Gary or Garry. He is widely regarded as cricket’s greatest ever all-rounder, having excelled at all the essential skills of batting, bowling and fielding. He was knighted by Queen Elizabeth II in 1975 for his services to cricket. He became a dual Barbadian-Australian citizen through marriage in 1980…more

2014
07.28

Vida Blue

Vida Blue - famouslefties.comVida Rochelle Blue Jr. (born July 28, 1949) is a former Major League Baseball left-handed starting pitcher. In a 17-year career, he played for the Oakland Athletics, San Francisco Giants, and Kansas City Royals…more

2014
07.28

Monica Abbott

Monica Abbott - famouslefties.comMonica Cecilia Abbott (born July 28, 1985) is an American athlete who pitched for the University of Tennessee Lady Volunteers softball team from 2004-2007. In 2008, Abbott participated in the Beijing Olympics with Team USA. On May 4, 2010, she and catcher Shannon Doepking were traded by the Florida Pride to the Tennessee Diamonds in exchange for pitcher Cat Osterman and catcher Megan Willis…more