HAPPY 38th BIRTHDAY to LUPITA NYONG ' O!! 3/1/21 Born Lupita Amondi Nyong'o, Kenyan-Mexican actress. The daughter of Kenyan politician Peter Anyang' Nyong'o and Dorothy Ogada Buyu, Nyong'o was born in Mexico City, where her father was teaching, and was raised in Kenya from age one. She attended college in the United States, earning a bachelor's degree in film and theatre studies from Hampshire College.
HAPPY 43rd BIRTHDAY to JENSEN ACKLES!! 3/1/21 Born Jensen Ross Ackles, American actor, singer, producer and director. He has appeared on television as Dean Winchester in The CW horror fantasy series Supernatural, Eric Brady in Days of Our Lives (earning him several Daytime Emmy Award nominations), Alec/X5-494 in Dark Angel and Jason Teague in Smallville.
HAPPY 47th BIRTHDAY to MARK PAUL GOSSELAAR!! 3/1/21 Born Mark-Paul Harry Gosselaar, American actor. He is known for his television roles as Zack Morris in Saved by the Bell, Detective John Clark Jr. in NYPD Blue, and Peter Bash in Franklin & Bash. He was the lead in the 1998 film Dead Man on Campus and starred in the 2016 TV series Pitch. He was the lead actor in the 2019 TV series The Passage.
HAPPY 47th BIRTHDAY to CARA BUONO!! 3/1/21 Born Cara Buono, American actress. She is best known for her roles as Dr. Faye Miller in the fourth season of the AMC drama series Mad Men; Kelli Moltisanti in the sixth season of The Sopranos; Linda Salvo in the 2006 comedy Artie Lange's Beer League; and Karen Wheeler in the horror sci-fi Netflix series Stranger Things (2016–present). She has appeared in films including Hulk (2003) and Let Me In (2010).
HAPPY 48th BIRTHDAY to JACK DAVENPORT!! 3/1/21 Born Jack Arthur Davenport, English actor. He is best known for his roles in the television series This Life and Coupling, and as James Norrington in the Pirates of the Caribbean series. He has also appeared in other Hollywood films, such as The Talented Mr. Ripley and Kingsman: The Secret Service. He was part of the ensemble cast in the drama series FlashForward and Smash, and took the lead role in the 2013 ITV drama series Breathless.
HAPPY 50th BIRTHDAY to BRAD FALCHUK!! 3/1/21 Born Bradley Douglas "Brad" Falchuk, American television writer, director, and producer, best known for co-creating with Ryan Murphy the comedy-drama television series Glee, the drama series Pose, the horror-drama anthology series American Horror Story, and the horror comedy Scream Queens. He was also a writer and executive producer for the television series Nip/Tuck and is married to actress Gwyneth Paltrow.
HAPPY 52nd BIRTHDAY to JAVIER BARDEM!! 3/1/21 Born Javier Ángel Encinas Bardem, Spanish actor. Bardem won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as the psychopathic assassin Anton Chigurh in the 2007 film No Country for Old Men. He has also received critical acclaim for his roles in films
HAPPY 54th BIRTHDAY to GEORGE EADS!! 3/1/21 Born George Eads III, American actor, known for his role as Nick Stokes on the CBS police drama CSI: Crime Scene Investigation. On November 25, 2014, it was announced that Eads would be leaving the show, which in any event was not renewed for the following season—meaning he only missed the series finale television movie, Immortality. He later starred as Jack Dalton on the CBS action-adventure series MacGyver for three seasons.
HAPPY 55th BIRTHDAY to ZACH SNYDER!! 3/1/21 Born Zachary Edward Snyder, American filmmaker. He made his feature film debut in 2004 with a remake of the 1978 horror film Dawn of the Dead. Since then, he has directed or produced a number of comic book and superhero films, including 300 (2006) and Watchmen (2009), as well as the Superman film that started the DC Extended Universe, Man of Steel (2013) and its follow-ups, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016) and Justice League (2017).
HAPPY 56th BIRTHDAY to BOOKER T!! 3/1/21 Born Robert Booker Tio Huffman, American professional wrestler, professional wrestling promoter, colorist and color commentator. He is currently signed with WWE. He is also the owner and founder of the independent promotion Reality of Wrestling (ROW) in Texas City, Texas.
HAPPY 65th BIRTHDAY to TIM DALY!! 3/1/21 Born James Timothy Daly, American actor and producer. He is known for his role as Joe Hackett on the NBC sitcom Wings and his voice role as Clark Kent/Superman in Superman: The Animated Series, as well as his recurring role as the drug-addicted screenwriter J.T. Dolan on The Sopranos (for which he was nominated for an Emmy Award).
HAPPY 67th BIRTHDAY to RON HOWARD!! 3/1/21 Born Ronald William Howard, American film director, producer and actor. Howard first came to prominence as a child actor, guest-starring in several television series, including an episode of The Twilight Zone. He gained national attention for playing young Opie Taylor, the son of Sheriff Andy Taylor (played by Andy Griffith) in the sitcom The Andy Griffith Show from 1960 through 1968.
HAPPY 67th BIRTHDAY to CATHERINE BACH!! 3/1/21 Born Catherine Bachman, American actress. She is known for playing Daisy Duke in the television series The Dukes of Hazzard and Margo Dutton in African Skies. In 2012, she joined the cast of the CBS soap opera The Young and the Restless as Anita Lawson.
HAPPY 76th BIRTHDAY to DIRK BENEDICT!! 3/1/21 Born Dirk Niewoehner, American movie, television and stage actor and author. He is best known for playing the characters Lieutenant Starbuck in the original Battlestar Galactica film and television series and Lieutenant Templeton "Faceman" Peck in The A-Team television series. He is the author of Confessions of a Kamikaze Cowboy and And Then We Went Fishing.
HAPPY 77th BIRTHDAY to MIKE D ' ABO!! 3/1/21 Born Michael David d'Abo, English singer and songwriter, best known as the lead vocalist of Manfred Mann from 1966 to their dissolution in 1969, and as the composer of the songs "Handbags and Gladrags" and "Build Me Up Buttercup", the latter being a hit for The Foundations. With Manfred Mann, he achieved 6 top 20 hits on the UK Singles Chart including "Semi-Detached Suburban Mr. James", "Ha! Ha! Said The Clown" and the chart topper "Mighty Quinn".