October 6 celebrity birthdays - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

October 6 celebrity birthdays

(KFVS) -

Let's check the October 6 birthday list.

If you grew up in the 1960s you probably remember this guy. He was one of the first WWE superstars who reigned as world champion for 11 years. Hall of fame wrestler Bruno Sammartino is 80 years old today.

He's a former NFL head coach who was on the sidelines for the Buccaneers and the Colts. While with Indianapolis he led the Colts and Peyton Manning to a Super Bowl victory. These days he's an NFL analyst for NBC. Tony Dungy is 60 today.

She's a Swedish actress who became a Bond Girl when she starred opposite Roger Moore in "The Man With the Golden Gun." She's dated Rod Stewart and she married Peter Sellers. Britt Ekland is 74 today.

She's an actress who won critical acclaim for her role in "Leaving Las Vegas." Her other movies include "The Karate Kid," "Adventures in Babysitting" and "Hollow Man." Elisabeth Shue is 52 today.

He's a rocker who was the lead vocalist for REO Speedwagon. You heard him on the REO hits "Ridin' the Storm Out," "Keep on Loving You" and "Can't Fight this Feeling." Kevin Cronin is 64 today.

Download the KFVS News app: iPhone | Android

Copyright 2015 KFVS. All rights reserved.

  • Heartland NewsMore>>

  • Tension at Shawnee Community College still growing

    Tension at Shawnee Community College still growing

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 7:06 PM EDT2018-07-17 23:06:45 GMT
    Since taking the position, faculty say 28 employees have either resigned, retired, or have been terminated from the school. (Source: Taylor Clark, KFVS)Since taking the position, faculty say 28 employees have either resigned, retired, or have been terminated from the school. (Source: Taylor Clark, KFVS)
    Since taking the position, faculty say 28 employees have either resigned, retired, or have been terminated from the school. (Source: Taylor Clark, KFVS)Since taking the position, faculty say 28 employees have either resigned, retired, or have been terminated from the school. (Source: Taylor Clark, KFVS)

    A year after taking the role of University President, Dr. Peggy Bradford speaks on inner turmoil in the school. Teachers respond. 

    A year after taking the role of University President, Dr. Peggy Bradford speaks on inner turmoil in the school. Teachers respond. 

  • Southern IL businesses highlighted for state's tourism growth

    Southern IL businesses highlighted for state's tourism growth

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 7:04 PM EDT2018-07-17 23:04:19 GMT
    Local businesses throughout southern Illinois are being recognized for their contributions to the state's growth in the tourism industry. (Source: Brittany Jacob, KFVS)Local businesses throughout southern Illinois are being recognized for their contributions to the state's growth in the tourism industry. (Source: Brittany Jacob, KFVS)
    Local businesses throughout southern Illinois are being recognized for their contributions to the state's growth in the tourism industry. (Source: Brittany Jacob, KFVS)Local businesses throughout southern Illinois are being recognized for their contributions to the state's growth in the tourism industry. (Source: Brittany Jacob, KFVS)

    Local businesses throughout Southern Illinois are being recognized for their contributions to the state's growth in the tourism industry. 

    Local businesses throughout Southern Illinois are being recognized for their contributions to the state's growth in the tourism industry. 

  • breaking

    Person of interest wanted in attempted Miner, MO abduction

    Person of interest wanted in attempted Miner, MO abduction

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 6:53 PM EDT2018-07-17 22:53:42 GMT
    Miner, Missouri police officers are looking for the driver of a possible Mercury van who is a person of interest in an attempted abduction.  (Source: Miner PD, Facebook)Miner, Missouri police officers are looking for the driver of a possible Mercury van who is a person of interest in an attempted abduction. (Source: Miner PD, Facebook)

    Miner, Missouri police officers are looking for the driver of a possible Mercury van who is a person of interest in an attempted abduction.

    Miner, Missouri police officers are looking for the driver of a possible Mercury van who is a person of interest in an attempted abduction.

Powered by Frankly