Sep 172018
 

On This Day

17 September 2018


Births



1948

John Ritter

(Died: 11 Sep 2003)

Aged 54
Jonathan Southworth Ritter was an American actor. He was a son of the singing cowboy star Tex Ritter and the father of actors Jason Ritter and Tyler Ritter. Ritter was known for playing Jack Tripper on the ABC sitcom Three's Company (1977–1984), for which he received a Primetime Emmy Award and a Golden Globe Award in 1984. He briefly reprised the role on the spin-off Three's a Crowd, which aired for one season.
1960

Mike Fillery

Age 58
Michael Christopher Fillery is an English former professional footballer who played for ChelseaQueens Park RangersPortsmouthOldham AthleticMillwall and Torquay United as a midfielder during the 1970s, 1980s and 1990s. Fillery was Chelsea player of the year in 1982.

Fillery played 82 times for Portsmouth scoring 7 goals between 1987 – 1990
1996

Ella Purnell

Age 22

    
Ella Purnell is an English actress, who has appeared in the films Never Let Me Go (2010), Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children (2016) and Churchill (2017). She is currently starring in the lead role of the American television series Sweetbitter, based on the novel of the same name.


On This Day   .   Ella Purnell