Michael McKean Birthday, Date of Birth

Michael McKean

Michael John McKean (born October 17, 1947) is an American actor, comedian, and musician, known for a variety of roles played since the 1970s.

McKean's first big role was playing annoying neighbor Lenny Kosnowski on the sitcom Laverne & Shirley. In the mid-1990s he was a repertory cast member on Saturday Night Live. He has played roles in several Christopher Guest ensemble films, particularly as David St. Hubbins, lead vocalist and co-lead guitarist of the fictional rock band Spinal Tap in This Is Spinal Tap. He co-wrote the song "A Mighty Wind" (from the film of the same name), which won a Grammy Award, as well as "A Kiss at the End of the Rainbow" from the same film, which was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Song.

McKean portrayed Chuck McGill, brother of Saul Goodman, on the AMC drama series Better Call Saul (2015–2018), for which he has received a Primetime Emmy Award nomination for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series in 2019.

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Birthday, Date of Birth
Friday, October 17, 1947
Place of Birth
New York
Age
73
Star Sign

The October 17, 1947 was a Friday under the star sign of . It was the 289 day of the year. President of the United States was Harry S. Truman.

If you were born on this day, you are 73 years old. Your last birthday was on the Saturday, October 17, 2020, 8 days ago. Your next birthday is on Sunday, October 17, 2021, in 356 days. You have lived for 26,672 days, or about 640,146 hours, or about 38,408,771 minutes, or about seconds.

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17th of October 1947 News

News as it appeared on the front page of the New York Times on October 17, 1947

10 GREEK REDS SHOT FOR BOMBING OF BUS

Date: 18 October 1947

Special to THE NEW YORK TIMES

CENSORSHIP: Govt approves emergency law to suspend newspapers fostering Communist strife; sues Athens Rizospastis and Eleftheri Ellada

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DIVIDEND NEWS

Date: 17 October 1947

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DIVIDEND NEWS

Date: 18 October 1947

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Advertising News

Date: 18 October 1947

Annual meeting; election; P L Thomson reelected pres

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Allies Bar News of Party For Japanese Statesmen

Date: 17 October 1947

By The Associated Press

War Crimes prosecutor Keenan hon 5 statesmen; news story barred from Jap press

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Advertising News and Notes; To Manage Advertising Of Air King Products Co.

Date: 17 October 1947

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News of Food; Ample Supplies of Meat Are Now Arriving With Week-End Prices 2 to 8 Cents Lower

Date: 17 October 1947

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Article 6 -- No Title

Date: 18 October 1947

733 new cases, 308 deaths reptd; USSR cancels Russian moslems Mecca trip; Haffkine Inst, Bombay, to send serum to Egypt; Greek Govt cancels flights to Cairo for 30 days

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Engineering Work Declines

Date: 17 October 1947

wk, Engineering News-Record (pub)

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St. Bonaventure to Honor Editor

Date: 18 October 1947

To get St Bonaventure Coll '47 Cath Action Medal Award

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