If today is your birthday then you share it with the following celebs:
James Dewitt Yancey a.k.a J Dilla and Jay Dee (1974 – 2006: an influential American record producer and rapper who emerged from the mid-1990s underground hip-hop scene in Detroit, Michigan. Yancey worked with big-name acts including A Tribe Called Quest, De La Soul, Busta Rhymes, Erykah Badu, MF Doom, The Pharcyde and Common.) – would have been 40 years old today.
Ashton Kutcher (Burst on to the scene in the role of Kelso on Fox’s That ’70s Show, and has starred in several movies since including: Jobs, Dude, Where’s My Car?, Spread, and The Butterfly Effect.) – 36.
Chris Rock (Comedian, actor, producer, director, and screenwriter who Comedy Central proclaimed to be the fifth-greatest stand-up comedian of all time. His 1996 comedy special, Bring The Pain, won him two Emmy Awards and large critical acclaim.) – 49
Steve Nash (NBA legend who won the MVP in 2005 and 2006 with the Phoenix Suns, and played in eight NBA All-Star games.) – 40
Charles Dickens (1812-1870: Renowned 19th-century English author whose best known works include Oliver Twist, Bleak House, and A Christmas Carol. He created some of the most memorable characters in fiction, became known for his acute social satire, and is generally considered to be the most significant novelist of the Victorian era.) – would have been 202 years old today!
Eddie Izzard (Yemen-born English comic who starred in the FX series The Riches and is known for performing stand up in drag. He has also appeared in Ocean’s Twelve and Ocean’s Thirteen) – 52
James Spader (He gained prominence for his role in the 1989 film, Sex, Lies, and Videotape. His roles in Pretty in Pink, Crash, Stargate, and Lincoln earned him additional fame.) – 54
David Bryan (Keyboard player for rock band Bon Jovi; wrote “Memphis,” a successful Broadway musical and Tony Award winner.) – 52
Essence Atkins (Dee Dee Thorne from Half & Half also played Suzanne Kingston on the short-lived series Are We There Yet?) – 42
Larry Buster Crabbe (1908- 1983: Olympic swimmer who has portrayed Tarzan and Flash Gordon. His other notable credits include Jungle Man, Buck Rogers, and King of the Congo.) – would have been 106 years old today!
Juwan Howard (Former NBA All-Star and power forward who was a member of the Fab 5 at the University of Michigan.) – 41
Source: FamousBirthdays.com/Image: static.guim.co.uk