If today is your birthday, then you share it with the following celebs:
Eddie Murphy (Comedy superstar, singer, director, and actor who won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor in 2007 for his role in Dreamgirls. He provided the voice of Donkey in the Shrek series and starred in Dr. Doolittle. He received a Golden Globe nomination for his role in Trading Places.) – 53
Amanda Bynes (She rose to fame as the star of Nickelodeon’s The Amanda Show and All That, and starred in She’s the Man and Easy A. She starred in the popular 2007 film Hairspray.) – 28
Paris Jackson (Daughter of Michael Jackson, who accepted his posthumous Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2010 Grammy Awards.) – 16
Leona Lewis (British pop singer who was discovered on the TV talent show The X Factor. She has collaborated with many artists, including Avicii.) – 29
Marlon Brando (1924- 2004: He breathed life into powerful characters such as Don Vito in The Godfather, Terry Malloy in On the Waterfront, and Colonel Kurtz in Apocalypse Now. His performances in A Streetcar Named Desire and Julius Caesar earned him additional acclaim.) – would have been have been 90 years old today.
Alec Baldwin (In a career filled with notable film and television roles, his most recognizable television character is that of Jack Donaghy on the television show, 30 Rock.) – 56
Jennie Garth (Played the role of Kelly Taylor on the television series, Beverly Hills 90210.) – 42
Wayne Newton (Singer and Las Vegas icon who sang “Danke Schoen.” His song “Daddy, Don’t You Walk So Fast” peaked at #4 on the Billboard chart.) – 72
Kelly Price (Grammy-Award nominated soul singer who released two Platinum-selling albums, Soul of a Woman and Mirror Mirror.) – 41
David Hyde Pierce (Played the role of the lovably neurotic, Dr. Niles Crane on NBC’s Emmy award winning series, Frasier, a role that earned him four Emmys.) – 55
Aries Spears (Played the roles of Belma Buttons and Dollar Bill Montgomery on the comedy sketch show, MADtv. He had a role in Malcolm X as well.) – 39
Tony Orlando (Pop singer who recorded “Knock Three Times” with backup singer Dawn. He also released hits like “Bless You” and “Halfway to Paradise.”) – 70
Dooley Wilson (1886-1953: He appeared as the piano-playing Sam in the classic film, Casablanca. His other credits include No Man of Her Own, Stormy Weather, and My Favorite Blonde.) – would have been 128 years old today!
Jane Goodall (Iconic British primatologist, ethnologist, and anthropologist who lived with and studied the chimpanzees of East Africa. She is a UN Messenger of Peace and she helped found the Nonhuman Rights Project.) – 80
Doris Day (Singer and actress in romantic comedies with Rock Hudson. One of her first hits was “Sentimental Journey,” which was released in 1945.) – 90
** We would also like to wish G98.7FM’s very own SPEX da BOSS a very Happy Birthday!
Source: FamousBirthdays.com/Image: TheMonteoz.com