HAPPY BIRTHDAY to Singer, songwriter, Actor and Political activist Harry Belafonte Jr. Mr. Belafonte is best known for his signiture lyric “Day-O” from his hit single “The Banana boat song” a song that popularized the carribean genre “Calypso” Harry is also a 3 time Academy Award winner and the first Platinum recording artist. He was also a confidant of the late Dr. martin Luther King Jr.