August 17, 1943 – Robert De Niro was born in Greenwich Village in New York City and is an American actor, director and producer. He is famously known for playing “gangster” roles such as the infamous Vito Corleone in “The Godfather Part II.”
August 17, 1969 – Kelvin Mercer, better known for his emcee name Posdnuos, was born in The Boogiedown Bronx in New York. He is one third of the legendary hip hop group, De La Soul. He is regarded as one of the most underrated emcees of all-time. #RealHipHop
August 17, 1974 – Tony Hajjar was born and is from El Paso, Texas. He is the drummer for the unique hardcore band, At the Drive-In, becoming the fourth drummer for the band. He also was the drummer for Sparta.
Happy Birtday Robert De Niro, Posdnuos and Tony Hajjar!