Sunday, July 24, 2016
Ruth Buzzi, Lynda Carter and Kristin Chenoweth celebrate their birthdays today!
Three wonder women celebrate their birthdays today, July 24; Kristin Chenoweth (1968), Lynda Carter (1951) and Ruth Buzzi (1936).
Kristin Chenoweth, native Oklahoman, was born in Broken Arrow. She has won a Tony for her performance as Sally in "You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown" and a Prime Time Emmy for Olive Snook in "Pushing Up Daisies". She got her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Live Theatre on her birthday in 2015.
Lynda Carter, born in Phoenix, Arizona, is best known for her role as Wonder Woman, one of the most iconic female heroines on screen. She served as Grand Marshall for the 2011 Phoenix Pride, 2011 New York Pride and 2013 Capital Pride parade in Washington, DC.
Ruth Buzzi, born in Rhode Island, made audiences laugh while starring in Rowan and Martin's Laugh-In from 1968 to 1973. Her comedic talent has rarely been matched. She won a Golden Globe in 1973 for Supporting Actress for her appearances in Laugh-In.