Happy Birthday RIP Herman “Ray” Walston(1914–2001) William “Bill” Erwin(1914–2010) GiovanniVersace(1946–1997) ; Cathy Lee Crosby–74 Stone Phillips–64 Esteban Echevarria(“Steven Bauer”)–62 Daniel Gauthier–55 Lucy Liu(劉玉玲)–50 Nelly Furtado–40 Britney Spears–37 Daniela Ruah–35 ; 1939 – New York City’s La Guardia Airport opens to the public ; 1970 – The United States Environmental Protection Agency begins operations