Lefty Birthday – actor and professional boxer Mickey Rourke
Famous Lefthander Birthday, September 16
Actor and Professional Boxer Mickey Rourke, Jr.
Philip Andre “Mickey” Rourke, Jr. is an American actor born on September 16, 1952 in Schenectady, New York. He appears as a leading man in action, drama, and thriller movies. Trained as a boxer in his early years, he was a professional boxer in the 1990s. Rourke, Jr. won a 2009 Golden Globe and a BAFTA awards. He was also nominated for a Screen Actors Guild Award and an Academy Award for his work in the film The Wrestler.