(Cut me and I bleed trivia: you share your birthday with, among others:
Maria Von Trapp 
Ellen DeGeneres 
Bessie Coleman , the first African-American woman to pilot an airplane.
Morita Akio,  co-founder of Sony.
Gene Siskel 
Philip Jose Farmer , SF legend and creator of the Wold Newton Mythos.
Jules Feiffer 
The Octo-Kids  .)