1959 – Born on the 10th of October in Madison, Wisconsin.
1995 – Whitford is also popular for his role as the evil businessman Eric Gordon in the smash comedy Billy Madison.
1999 – Whitford is best known for his role as Deputy Chief of Staff Josh Lyman on the NBC television drama The West Wing, which he began with the show’s premiere.
2001 – He won an Emmy for Best Supporting Actor in a Drama Series.
2006 – Since The West Wing ended in May, Whitford has appeared in West Wing creator Aaron Sorkin’s later series Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip playing the role of Danny Tripp.
– Whitford will be the keynote speaker for Class Day at Princeton University this June