Happy Birthday, Steven Spielberg! The director—seen here looking at the Constitution with Ken Burns—was born on December 18, 1946, in Cincinnati, Ohio. Spielberg was honored this year by the Foundation for the National Archives. Spielberg was named the 2013 recipient of its Records of Achievement Award in recognition of his film legacy, which has brought to life defining moments of our nation’s history. You can watch Ken Burns interview Spielberg at the event about all things history and film: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YyXVNlXJJ64 Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images North America

Happy Birthday, Steven Spielberg! The director—seen here looking at the Constitution with Ken Burns—was born on December 18, 1946, in Cincinnati, Ohio.

Spielberg was honored this year by the Foundation for the National Archives. Spielberg was named the 2013 recipient of its Records of Achievement Award in recognition of his film legacy, which has brought to life defining moments of our nation’s history.

You can watch Ken Burns interview Spielberg at the event about all things history and film: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YyXVNlXJJ64

Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images North America