#221 Mick Fleetwood / Peter Weller – 24 June 1947

Mick Fleetwood

Photo by Brandt Luke Zorn

Michael John Kells “Mick” Fleetwood (born 24 June 1947) is a British musician and actor best known for his role as the drummer and namesake of the blues/rock and roll band Fleetwood Mac. His surname, combined with that of John McVie, was the inspiration for the name of the originally Peter Green-led Fleetwood Mac. He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1998 for his work in Fleetwood Mac.

Peter Weller

Peter Frederick Weller (born June 24, 1947) is an American film and stage actor, director and lecturer. He is best known for his roles as the title character in the first two RoboCop films and Buckaroo Banzai in the cult classic The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension. He received an Academy Award nomination for his direction for the 1993 short Partners, in which he also acted. He played Stan Liddy in the 5th Season of the Showtime original series, Dexter.


Also born on this day :
Helena Vondráčková is a Czech singer.
Mike de Albuquerque is an English musician.
Subbulakshmi Jagadeesan was a member of the 14th Lok Sabha of India.
Linda Gottfredson is a professor of educational psychology at the University of Delaware.
Dean Johnson is a former Minnesota politician.
Walter Willison is an American stage actor.

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