Updated at February 5, 2023 by BirthdayDBs Team
John Hughes is best known as Director who has born on February 18, 1950 in Lansing, MI. Currently, John Hughes is 72 years, 11 months and 15 days old. John Hughes will celebrate 73rd birthday on Saturday, 18th of February 2023. Below the countdown to John Hughes upcoming birthday.
Writer and director of some of the most successful films of the 1980s and 1990s, including Ferris Bueller's Day Off, Pretty in Pink, The Breakfast Club, National Lampoon's Vacation, Sixteen Candles, and Home Alone.
He went to Glenbrook North High School, which would serve as inspiration for his future films. His first job in the movie business was selling jokes to prominent comedians.
He directed John Candy in the 1980s comedies Planes, Trains and Automobiles and Uncle Buck.
He married Nancy Ludwig in 1970 and they had two sons, writer and producer James Hughes and musician John Hughes.
His acclaimed films included breakthrough roles for aspiring new actors such as Judd Nelson, who starred in The Breakfast Club.
John Hughes is 72 years old today.
John Hughes was born on February 18, 1950 in Lansing, MI.
John Hughes zodiac sign is Aquarius.
John Hughes was best known as Director.
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Below are historical events that coincided with John Hughes's birthday including important historical events as well as births and deaths of historical figures.
|1965||The Gambia becomes independent from the United Kingdom.|
|1970||The Chicago Seven are found not guilty of conspiring to incite riots at the 1968 Democratic National Convention.|
|1972||The California Supreme Court in the case of People v. Anderson, (6 Cal.3d 628) invalidates the state's death penalty and commutes the sentences of all death row inmates to life imprisonment.|
|1977||The Space Shuttle Enterprise test vehicle is carried on its maiden "flight" on top of a Boeing 747.|
|1979||Richard Petty wins a then-record sixth Daytona 500 after leaders Donnie Allison and Cale Yarborough crash on the final lap of the first NASCAR race televised live flag-to-flag.|
|1983||Thirteen people die and one is seriously injured in the Wah Mee massacre in Seattle. It is said to be the largest robbery-motivated mass-murder in U.S. history.|
|1991||The IRA explodes bombs in the early morning at Paddington station and Victoria station in London.|
|2001||FBI agent Robert Hanssen is arrested for spying for the Soviet Union. He is ultimately convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment.|
|2001||Sampit conflict: Inter-ethnic violence between Dayaks and Madurese breaks out in Sampit, Central Kalimantan, Indonesia, ultimately resulting in more than 500 deaths and 100,000 Madurese displaced from their homes.|
|2003||Nearly 200 people die in the Daegu subway fire in South Korea.|
|2004||Up to 295 people, including nearly 200 rescue workers, die near Nishapur, Iran when a runaway freight train carrying sulfur, petrol and fertilizer catches fire and explodes.|
|2007||Samjhauta Express bombings occurred around midnight in Diwana near the Indian city of Panipat, 80 kilometres (50 mi) north of New Delhi, India.|
|2010||WikiLeaks publishes the first of hundreds of thousands of classified documents disclosed by the soldier now known as Chelsea Manning.|
|2013||Armed robbers steal a haul of diamonds worth $50 million during a raid at Brussels Airport in Belgium.|
|2014||At least 76 people are killed and hundreds are injured in clashes between riot police and demonstrators in Kiev, Ukraine.|
|1983||The birth of Jason Maxiell, American basketball player|
|1984||The birth of Carlos Kameni, Cameroonian footballer|
|1985||The birth of Anton Ferdinand, English footballer|
|1985||The birth of Lee Boyd Malvo, Jamaican-American murderer|
|1985||The birth of Jos van Emden, Dutch cyclist|
|1986||The birth of Robert DeLong, American singer-songwriter|
|1986||The birth of Marc Torrejón, Spanish footballer|
|1987||The birth of Cristian Tănase, Romanian footballer|
|1988||The birth of Changmin, South Korean singer-songwriter, dancer, and actor|
|1990||The birth of Didi Gregorius, Dutch baseball player|
|1990||The birth of Cody Hodgson, Canadian ice hockey player|
|1991||The birth of Sebastian Neumann, German footballer|
|1991||The birth of Henry Surtees, English race car driver (d. 2009)|
|1994||The birth of Jake Trbojevic, Australian rugby league player|
|1994||The birth of J-Hope, South Korean rapper, dancer, singer-songwriter|
|2012||The death of Elizabeth Connell, South African-English soprano (b. 1946)|
|2013||The death of Kevin Ayers, English singer-songwriter and guitarist (b. 1944)|
|2013||The death of Jerry Buss, American chemist and businessman (b. 1933)|
|2014||The death of Mavis Gallant, Canadian-French author and playwright (b. 1922)|
|2014||The death of Kristof Goddaert, Belgian cyclist (b. 1986)|
|2014||The death of Nikhil Baran Sengupta, Indian art director and production designer (b. 1943)|
|2014||The death of Maria Franziska von Trapp, Austrian-American singer (b. 1914)|
|2015||The death of Cass Ballenger, American lawyer and politician (b. 1926)|
|2015||The death of Jerome Kersey, American basketball player and coach (b. 1962)|
|2016||The death of Abdul Rashid Khan, Indian singer-songwriter (b. 1908)|
|2016||The death of Pantelis Pantelidis, Greek singer (b. 1983)|
|2017||The death of Ivan Koloff, Canadian wrestler (b. 1942)|
|2017||The death of Norma McCorvey, American abortion rights activist; Plaintiff, Roe v. Wade (b. 1947)|
|2017||The death of Clyde Stubblefield, American drummer (b. 1943)|
|2019||The death of Alessandro Mendini, Italian designer and architect (b.1931)|
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