1959 – Bradley Whitford Born

On this date Bradley Whitford, star of NBC’s “West Wing, was born. Whitford was raised in Wisconsin and graduated from Madison East High School on June 4, 1977. He went on to study theater and English literature at Wesleyan University and earned a master’s degree in theater from the prestigious Juilliard Theater Center. Besides his award-winning role as Deputy Director Josh Lymon on “West Wing, he has appeared in several films such as “Scent of a Woman,” “A Perfect World,” “Philadelphia,” “The Client,” “Presumed Innocent” and “My Fellow Americans.” He has guest starred on such hit series as “ER,” “The X-Files” and “NYPD Blue.” Whitford lives in Los Angeles with his wife, Jane Kaczmarek, also a Wisconsin native, and their children. [Source: ]