Advertisement

Famous birthdays for May 18: Tina Fey, Ai Weiwei

Tina Fey arrives on the red carpet at the 73rd Annual Tony Awards at Radio City Music Hall on June 9, 2019, in New York City. The actor turns 51 on May 18. File Photo by John Angelillo/UPI
Tina Fey arrives on the red carpet at the 73rd Annual Tony Awards at Radio City Music Hall on June 9, 2019, in New York City. The actor turns 51 on May 18. File Photo by John Angelillo/UPI | License Photo

May 18 (UPI) -- Those born on this date are under the sign of Taurus.

They include:

Advertisement

-- Persian poet Omar Khayyam in 1048

-- Russian Czar Nicholas II in 1868

-- English philosopher/mathematician Bertrand Russell in 1872

-- Film director Frank Capra in 1897

-- Blues singer Big Joe Turner in 1911

-- Singer Perry Como in 1912

-- Director/screenwriter Richard Brooks in 1912

-- British ballet star Margot Fonteyn in 1919

-- Pope John Paul II, born Karol Wojtyla, in 1920

File Photo by Paul Aiken/UPI

-- Actor Robert Morse in 1931 (age 90)

-- Mad magazine cartoonist Don Martin in 1931

-- Baseball Hall of Fame member Brooks Robinson in 1937 (age 84)

-- Baseball Hall of Fame member Reggie Jackson in 1946 (age 75)

-- British rock keyboardist Rick Wakeman in 1949 (age 72)

-- Country singer George Strait in 1952 (age 69)

-- Actor Chow Yun-Fat in 1955 (age 66)

-- Artist Ai Weiwei in 1957 (age 64)

File Photo by John Angelillo/UPI

-- Actor Tina Fey in 1970 (age 51)

-- Singer-songwriter Jack Johnson in 1975 (age 46)

-- Actor Violett Beane in 1996 (age 25)

-- Russian Olympic gold medal figure skater Alina Zagitova 2002 (age 19)

File Photo by Richard Ellis/UPI

Latest Headlines