Happy Birthday Robert Redford!
Popular actor and director who founded the Sundance Film Festival and starred in classics such as All the President’s Men.
He was asked to leave the University of Colorado, after which he studied painting at the Pratt Institute and acting at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts.
He received an Oscar in 1981 for directing the film Ordinary People.
He married Lola Van Wagenen on September 12, 1958, and later married Sibylle Szaggars on July 11, 2009.
His film Ordinary People starred Judd Hirsch.