Happy Birthday Randy Newman!
Singer-songwriter, composer, and arranger who composed the music for Toy Story. He has won two Academy Awards, being nominated for twenty.
He attended University High School, which funneled him into UCLA. He did not graduate from UCLA, however.
In 2007, he was inducted as a Disney Legend.
He married Roswitha Schmale on June 16, 1967; after their divorce in 1985, he remarried Gretchen Preece in 1990.
Ray Charles was his greatest musical influence growing up.