HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!!Ricky Schroder. Movie Actor. BIRTHDAY: April 13, 1970. BIRTHPLACE: New York. AGE: 45 years old. BIRTH SIGN: Aries. He was a child star on Silver Spoons and grew up to play a major role on NYPD Blue. He starred in 24 as Mike Doyle and played a role on the western, Lonesome Dove. BEFORE FAME: He won the Golden Globe Award for Best New Male Star for his debut role in The Champ when he was nine.