John Huston was born 97 years ago today, on August 5, 1906.
Among many achievements in a long career, Huston directed The Maltese Falcon, The Treasure of the Sierre Madre, The African Queen, and- personal pick- Night of the Iguana.
He was also a screenwriter for some of these, and an actor. Angelica Huston is his daughter. More impressive, his daddy was ol’ Scratch himself, Walter Huston.