On April 9, 1926, Hugh Hefner was born.
Hefner is best known for being the co-founder and chief creative officer of Playboy, as well as Playboy Enterprises. “Playboy” magazine was founded in 1953, with Marilyn Monroe on its first cover. The adult magazine features nude pictorials of women, who are often dubbed Playmates, as well as various journalism aspects (e.g. articles, fictional stories). During the mid to late 2000s, Hefner, was featured in the E! reality show “The Girls Next Door.” The show depicted the lives of Hefner’ girlfriends (Holly Madison, Bridget Marquardt, and Kendra Wilkinson) inside the Playboy Mansion, with Hefner making appearances in the background.
Since 2012, Hefner has been married to Playmate Crystal Harris. He was 86, she was 26.