Aug 29, 2014 | G-BLOG | 0 comments


If today is your birthday, then you share it with the following celebs:
Michael Jackson (1958-2009: The King of Pop who became the most successful singer in American history for releasing award-winning hits like “Billie Jean” and “Beat It.”) – would have been 56 years old today.
Lea Michele (Fans of musical comedy Glee came to know her as the talented Rachel Berry. The role earned her nominations for multiple Golden Globe Awards. In 2011 she starred in Glee: The 3D Concert Movie.) – 28
Lucas Cruikshank (Actor who gained internet fame for his fictional character, Fred Figglehorn, on YouTube which has spawned multiple television films on Nickelodeon starring Fred.) – 21
William Levy (He gained widespread recognition for his breakout roles on Spanish-speaking shows Cuidad con el Angel, and Triunfo del amor.) – 34
Ingrid Bergman (1915-1982: Swedish actress who was immortalized when she played Ilsa Lund in the 1942 film, Casablanca. She was ranked as the fourth greatest actress of all time by the American Film Institute.) – would have been 99 years old today.
John McCain (The 2008 Republican Presidential nominee who was a prisoner of war for five years during the Vietnam War. He became a United States Senator from Arizona in 1987. He is known for his advocacy of campaign finance reform in the Senate and most notably co-wrote the 2002 McCain-Feingold Act.) – 78
Isabel Sanford (1917-2004: American actress who played the longsuffering wife Louise Jefferson on The Jeffersons.) – would have been 97 years old today.
Carla Gugino (Actress who played Michael J. Fox’s Spin City girlfriend and appeared in American Gangster. She received widespread recognition for her role as Amanda Daniels on the television show Entourage.) – 43
Elliott Gould (Humorous 1960s actor who played Monica’s dad on Friends. His career has spanned six decades, and he was cast in the 2014 film Sensitive Skin.) – 76
Chris Hadfield (Canadian Air Force Commander who became the first Canadian in history to walk in space. He gained a fan base on social media when he posted pictures aboard a space station of the Earth.) – 55
Lauren Collins (Canadian actress who played Paige Michalchuk on TV’s Degrassi: The Next Generation.) – 28
Charlie Bird Parker (1920-1955: Jazz saxophonist known for his solo improvisations and who helped form the genre of bebop.) – would have been
Lenny Henry (English television actor, comedian and TV host who starred in Chef! and played a major role in the 1991 film, Bernard and the Genie. He also presented BBC One’s The Magicians.) – 56
Richard Attenborough (1923-2014: British director who won two Academy Awards for the 1982 film Gandhi: Best Picture and Best Director. He also played John Hammond in Steven Spielberg’s 1993 film Jurassic Park.) – would have been 94 years old today.
Rebecca Demornay (She portrayed Lana in Risky Business alongside Tom Cruise. In 2005, she appeared in the comedy film Wedding Crashers.) – 55
Temple Grandin (Professor of animal science and advocate for better conditions for livestock. She created the “hug box,” a device to calm children with autism, a disorder she herself has.) – 67
Flex (Born Felix Danilo Gomez, he became known as DJ Flex, a Grammy-winning reggaeton artist. In 2012, his website was in the top 5,000 sites in the U.S.) – 34
Dinah Washington (1924-1963: R&B and blues singer and pianist who was inducted into the Alabama Jazz Hall of Fame in 1986 and won a Grammy Award for “What a Difference a Day Makes.”) – would have been 90 years old today.


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