Today (July 6) is the birthday of veteran actor, Richard Mofe-Damijo, popularly known as RMD. He was born July 6, 1961 in Warri (Nigeria). He studied Theatre Arts at University of Benin. He is widely regarded as one of the most successful and talented actors in Nigeria.
He came to national prominence, featuring in soap operas such as SPACS, Ripples, and Checkmate. He has featured in memorable Nollywood movies such as Violated, Out of Bounds, Keeping Faith, Hostages, and Diamond Ring. He is currently the commissioner of Culture and Tourism in Delta State, Nigeria.