Happy Birthday Sean Connery!
Acting icon and producer who won an Academy Award for The Untouchables and was voted The Sexiest Man of the Century by People magazine. His roles in Highlander, The Hunt for Red October, and The Name of the Rose earned him fame in his later years.
He worked as a milkman, a truck driver, and a body builder. The U.S. Navy discharged him due to his being afflicted with a duodenal ulcer.
His name became synonymous with the debonair ladies’ man after he starred as the original James Bond in seven films.
He got married to actress Diane Cilanto in 1962. They had a son together and got divorced in 1973.
He played Indiana’s father in Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade, directed by Steven Spielberg.