#9 Stephen Hawking / Yvette Mimieux / George Passmore / Robin Ellis – 08 January 1942

Stephen Hawking

Commander Stephen William Hawking, CH, CBE, FRS, FRSA (born 8 January 1942)is an English theoretical physicist and cosmologist. He is an Honorary Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, a lifetime member of the Pontifical Academy of Sciences, and in 2009 was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the highest civilian award in the United States.
Books: A Briefer History of Time , George’s Cosmic Treasure Hunt , The Grand Design

Yvette Mimieux

Yvette Carmen Mimieux (born January 8, 1942)is a retired American movie and television actress.
Films: The Time Machine, Where The Boys Are

George Passmore

George Passmore(Plymouth, United Kingdom, 8 January 1942) is one of two artists who work together as collaborative duo Gilbert & George. George and Gilbert Proesch (San Martin de Tor, Italy, 17 September 1943) have become famous for their distinctive, highly formal appearance and manner and their brightly coloured graphic-style photo-based artworks.

Robin Ellis

Robin Ellis (born 8 January 1942 in Ipswich) is an English actor best known for his role as Captain Ross Poldark in 29 episodes of the BBC classic series Poldark, adapted from a series of books by the late British author, Winston Graham. He also appeared in Fawlty TowersElizabeth R (playing Essex), The Moonstone, Bel-Ami, Sense and SensibilityThe Casebook of Sherlock Holmes, and Blue Remembered Hills (written by Dennis Potter). He co-starred with Lee Remick in the Merchant Ivory film, The Europeans (1979).


Also born on this day:
Joan Freeman is an American actress.
Vyacheslav Zudov was a USSR cosmonaut.
Jon Lucien was a singer born on the island of Tortola.
Vija Rožlapa is a Latvian chess master.
Fernando Peres was a Portuguese footballer.
Valya Balkanska is a Bulgaria n folk music singer.
Angel Marin is Vice President of Bulgaria.
Archibald Sim is a former South African cricketer.
Richard Beggs is an American sound engineer.
Bob Taft is an Ohio Republican Party politician.
John Petersen was an American drummer.

This entry was posted in Arts, Cinema, Science, TV and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s