1940 – Daniel John Travanti Born in Kenosha

On this date, actor┬áDaniel J. Travanti was born in Kenosha. Travanti played the Emmy Award-winning role of Captain Frank Furillo on NBC’s “Hill Street Blues” from 1981 to 1987. Travanti graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where he attended as a General Motors Scholar. He also attended Yale University School of Drama from 1961-1962 and earned an MA from Loyola-Marymount University in Los Angeles, California. Some of his early TV credits include “Route 66”, “The Patty Duke Show”, “East Side/West Side” and “Gidget.” [Source: ]