Oct 23, 2014 | G-BLOG | 0 comments


If today is your birthday, then you share it with the following celebs:
Pele (Born Edson Arantes do Nascimento, he scored 1,281 goals in 1,363 matches, and was voted Football Player of the Century by the IFFHS in 1999; considered by many to be the greatest soccer player of all-time.) – 74
Ryan Reynolds (Film and TV actor who was voted People magazine’s Sexiest Man Alive in 2010. He has appeared in films such as Definitely, Maybe, The Proposal, Safe House, and National Lampoon’s Van Wilder.) – 38
Martin Luther King III (Public speaker and civil rights activist who is the first-born son of Martin Luther King Jr. and Coretta Scott King. He has worked throughout his career to keep the memory and the causes of his father alive.) – 57
Amandla Stenberg (She became known to audiences for portraying Rue in The Hunger Games in 2012 and for playing Cataleya in the 2011 film, Colombiana. As a television actor, she played Macey in Sleepy Hollow in 2013.) – 16
Weird Al Yankovic (Entertainer who is known for his parodies of popular songs, like “Eat It,” “Like a Surgeon,” and “Pretty Fly for a Rabbi.”) – 55
Johnny Carson (1925- 2005: Also known as the Elvis of hosting, he was an Emmy-winning face of NBC’s Tonight show from 1961 to 1992.) – would have been 89 years old today.
Ang Lee (Taiwanese director of classic films such as Sense and Sensibility, Brokeback Mountain, and Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon.) – 60
Cat Deeley (Television personality who became known for hosting So You Think You Can Dance, beginning in 2006.) – 38
Miguel Jontel Pimentel (American singer and songwriter known to the public most commonly by his first name. He has won at the Grammy and BET Awards.) – 29
Jon Huertas (Puerto Rican actor best recognized as Det. Javier Esposito on ABC’s Castle.) – 45
Lincoln Peirce (He created the Big Nate comic strip, which was syndicated to over 300 newspapers. He is also remembered for his animated shorts for Nickelodeon.) – 51
Nancy Grace (Victims’ rights activist, sensationalist and former prosecutor whose TV appearances stress the morbidity of violent crimes.) – 55
Grant Imahara (Electronics expert recognized for hosting the Discovery Channel series Mythbusters. He also worked for Lucasfilm, where he was an official operator of R2-D2, the famous robot from Star Wars.) – 44
Sanjay Gupta (Atlanta neurosurgeon and chief medical correspondent for CNN. He has won multiple Emmy Awards for appearing on the program Sanjay Gupta, M.D.) – 45
Dalmar Abuzeid (Canadian actor best recognized as Danny Van Zandt on the series, Degrassi: The Next Generation.) – 24
Jackie Long (He played Benjamin Gordon in the Will Smith produced film ATL, and played a wide receiver in the football film, Trotter. In 2008, he played Casino in Show Stoppers and in 2009, he played JJ in Hurricane Season.) – 33
John Heisman (1869 – 1936: Legendary American athlete and coach of football, basketball, and baseball. His legacy lives on through the Heisman Trophy, which is awarded annually to the season’s most outstanding college football player.) – would have been 145 years old today!

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