Famous Births and Deaths on this day in history
1967 – Michalis Vlachos
Michalis Vlachos is a Greek football former professional player.
Vlachos began his career with Apollon Smyrni, where he was first called up for the Greek national football team in 1989. He later represented both Olympiakos and AEK, winning the Greek championship with the latter. During the 1994–95 season, Vlachos appeared for AEK in the UEFA Champions League, scoring in a 1–3 loss to Casino Salzburg in the group stage.
In 1998, Vlachos joined English First Division club Portsmouth, for whom he made over 50 league appearances as a midfielder and sweeper in two years. He joined Walsall in February 2000, making 12 appearances for the club prior to relegation in May of the same year.
Vlachos returned to Greece in the summer of 2000, joining Ionikos. He finished his career with his first club Apollon, retiring in 2003.
1977 – Stefani Miglioranzi
Stefani Miglioranzi is a retired Brazilian-American footballer.
1978 – Charlie Weber
Charles Alan “Charlie” Weber, Jr. is an American actor and former model. In 2014, Weber began starring as Frank Delfino in the ABC legal drama series, How to Get Away with Murder.
1979 – Sean Davis
Sean Davis is an English former footballer who played for clubs such as Fulham, Tottenham Hotspur, Portsmouth and Bolton Wanderers.
1986 – Aldis Hodge
Aldis Alexander Basil Hodge is an Award-winning American actor, best known for his portrayal of Alec Hardison on the TNT series Leverage, MC Ren in the 2015 biopic Straight Outta Compton, Levi Jackson in the 2016 Academy Award-nominated film Hidden Figures, and as Noah in the WGN America series Underground.
1995 – Sammi Hanratty
Samantha Lynne “Sammi” Hanratty is an American actress. In 2007, she began her acting career portraying the young version of Charlotte “Chuck” Charles on the ABC series Pushing Daisies. Hanratty’s first lead role took place in 2009, portraying Chrissa Maxwell in An American Girl: Chrissa Stands Strong. In 2011, she played the role Whitney Brown in the film The Greening of Whitney Brown. Hanratty is considered a Celebrity Friend for the Starlight Children’s Foundation.
1988 – Roy Kinnear
Born: 8 January 1934
Roy Mitchell Kinnear was an English actor. He is known for his roles in films directed by Richard Lester; including Algernon in Help! (1965); Clapper in How I Won the War (1967); and Planchet in The Three Musketeers (1973), reprising the latter role in the 1974 and 1989 sequels. He is also known for playing Henry Salt in the 1971 film Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory.
Died Aged 54