Happy Birthday! Steven Spielberg Turns 69 Today


Happy birthday, Steven Spielberg! The director/producer is celebrating his 69th birthday today. He was born on December 18, 1946 in Cincinnati, Ohio.

Steven Spielberg is one of the most popular and influential filmmakers in Hollywood. He has been involved in writing, directing, or producing numerous movies and TV shows.

As a director, Spielberg directed such sci-fi and horror classics as Jaws, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, E.T., Twilight Zone: The Movie, Jurassic Park, The Lost World: Jurassic Park, Minority Report, A. I. Artificial Intelligence, and War of the Worlds. On the action/adventure side, Spielberg directed Raiders of the Lost Ark, Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom, Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade, and Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull. Spielberg won Best Director Academy Awards for both Schindler's List and Saving Private Ryan.

As a producer, Spielberg has been involved in such sci-fi shows as Amazing Stories, Seaquest 2032, Terra Nova, Falling Skies, Extant, and Under the Dome.

Happy birthday, Steven Spielberg! Thanks for the inspiration and amazing films.