Entertainment Celebrity birthdays for April 19
George Floyd's brother express gratitude to Las Vegas Raiders for their support
Philonise Floyd, the brother of George Floyd, expressed gratitude to the Raiders following backlash to the NFL team's "I can breathe" tweet."On behalf of our family, I would like to extend our deepest gratitude to the Las Vegas Raiders organization and its leadership for their support of our family and for our nation's ongoing pursuit of justice and equality for all," Floyd said in a statement shared by the law firm representing George Floyd's family.
Celebrity Birthdays for April 19:
Actress Elinor Donahue ("Father Knows Best") is 84.
Keyboardist Alan Price of The Animals is 79.
Singer Eve Graham of the New Seekers is 78.
Actor Tim Curry is 75.
Singer Mark "Flo" Volman of The Turtles is 74.
Actor Tony Plana ("Ugly Betty") is 69.
Record producer Bob Rock is 67.
Motorsports Hall-of-Famer Al Unser Jr. is 59.
Actor Tom Wood is 58.
Former hip-hop mogul Suge Knight is 56.
Actor David La Haye is 55.
Singer-songwriter Dar Williams is 54.
Country singer Bekka Bramlett of Bekka and Billy is 53.
Actress Kim Hawthorne ("Greenleaf") is 53.
Actress Ashley Judd is 53.
Latin pop singer Luis Miguel is 51.
Fernando Tatis Jr. homers twice at Dodger Stadium on 22-year anniversary of father's epic two grand slam game vs. Dodgers
Fernando Tatis Jr. homered twice at Dodger Stadium on the 22-year anniversary of his father's record-setting night against the Dodgers.Friday night, Tatis' son — San Diego Padres star Fernando Tatis Jr. — celebrated the 22-year anniversary of the occasion with his own two-homer outing at Dodger Stadium.
Actress Jennifer Taylor ("Two and a Half Men") is 49.
Actor James Franco is 43.
Actress Kate Hudson is 42.
Country singer-songwriter Jason Blaine is 41.
Actor Hayden Christensen ("Star Wars Episodes II and III") is 40.
Actress Catalina Sandino Moreno ("Che," ''Maria Full of Grace") is 40.
Actress and comedian Ali Wong ("American Housewife") is 39.
Actress Kelen Coleman is 37.
Actor Zack Conroy is 36.
Actor Courtland Mead is 34.
Tennis player Maria Sharapova is 34.
NBA player Kelly Olynyk is 30.
Also born on this date (death in parentheses):
In 1900, Governor General Roland Michener. (Aug. 6, 1991)
In 1903, American Prohibition Agent Eliot Ness. (May 16, 1957)
In 1921, harpist Robert Maxwell. (Feb. 7, 2012)
In 1925, actor Hugh O'Brian. (Sept. 5, 2016)
In 1928, British bluesman Alexis Korner. (Jan. 1, 1984)
In 1930, actor Dick Sargent. (July 8, 1994)
In 1931, Canadian journalist Walter Stewart. (Sept. 15, 2004)
In 1933, actress Jayne Mansfield. (June 29, 1967)
In 1934, Dickie Goodman, co-developer of the 'break-in" record. (Nov. 6, 1989)
In 1935, actor Dudley Moore. (March 27, 2002)
In 1940, songwriter Bobby Russell. (Nov. 19, 1992)
In 1944, Bernie Worrell, keyboardist with Parliament and Funkadelic. (June 24, 2016)
In 1948, Canadian author/broadcaster Stuart McLean. (Feb. 15, 2017)
The Canadian Press
COVID protocol-related absences: 05/13/21 .
Each day, the NHL will publicly release the list of players that are unavailable to their respective teams due to being in COVID-19 Protocol. Here is today’s list: © Isaiah J. Downing-USA TODAY Sports Colorado – Devan DubnykSt. Louis – Jake WalmanWashington – Evgeny KuznetsovAs a reminder, inclusion on this list does not mean that a player has tested positive for Coronavirus or even that they have been confirmed as a close contact to another positive person.