Celebrity Birthdays


July 16, 2016
Carlos Santana
David Hasselhoff
Vin Diesel
Wendy Williams

July 17: Actor Donald Sutherland is 84. Actress-singer Diahann Carroll is 81. Guitarist Spencer Davis of the Spencer Davis Group is 77. Bassist Geezer Butler of Black Sabbath is 67. Actor David Hasselhoff is 64. Country singer Craig Morgan is 52. Actress Bitty Schram (Monk) is 48. Director F. Gary Gray (Straight Outta Compton, Furious 8) is 47. Singer JC of PM Dawn is 45. Country singer Luke Bryan is 40. Actor Brando Eaton (Dexter) is 30.

July 18: Director Paul Verhoeven (Basic Instinct), Showgirls) is 78. Singer Dion is 77. Actor James Brolin is 76. Singer Martha Reeves of Martha and the Vandals is 75. Guitarist Wally Bryson of The Raspberries is 67. Bluegrass singer Ricky Skaggs is 62. Drummer Nigel Twist of The Alarm is 58. Actress Elizabeth McGovern (Downton Abbey) is 55. Keyboardist John Hermann of Widespread Panic is 54. Talk-show host-actress Wendy Williams is 52. Actor Vin Diesel is 49. Rapper MIA. is 41. Drummer Tony Fagenson of Eve 6 is 38. Actress Kristen Bell is 36. Actor Michiel Huisman (Game of Thrones) is 35. Singer Ryan Cabrera is 34. Actress Priyanka Chopra (Quantico) is 34. Drummer Aaron Gillespie of Underoath is 33. Actor Chace Crawford (Gossip Girl) is 31.

July 19: Singer Vikki Carr is 76. Actor George Dzundza is 71. Singer-bassist Alan Gorrie of Average White Band is 70. Guitarist Brian May of Queen is 69. Guitarist Bernie Leadon (Eagles, Nitty Gritty Dirt Band) is 69. Drummer Kevin Haskins (Bauhaus, Love and Rockets) is 56. Actor Campbell Scott is 55. Actor Anthony Edwards is 54. Country singer Kelly Shiver (Thrasher Shiver) is 53. Drummer Jason McGerr of Death Cab for Cutie is 42. Actor Benedict Cumberbatch is 40. Actress Erin Cummings (Astronaut Wives Club) is 39. Actor Jared Padalecki (Supernatural, Gilmore Girls) is 34. Actor Trai Byers (Empire, 'Selma) is 33.

July 20: Actress Diana Rigg (The Avengers) is 78. Bassist John Lodge of the Moody Blues is 73. Country singer T.G. Sheppard is 72. Singer Kim Carnes is 71. Guitarist Carlos Santana is 69. Guitarist Jay Jay French of Twisted Sister is 64. Drummer Paul Cook of the Sex Pistols is 60. Actress Donna Dixon (Bosom Buddies) is 59. Keyboardist Mick McNeil of Simple Minds is 58. Singer Chris Cornell (of Audioslave and of Soundgarden) is 52. Guitarist Stone Gossard of Pearl Jam is 50. Actor Josh Holloway is 47. Singer Vitamin C is 47. Actor Omar Epps is 43. Actor Simon Rex is 42. Actress Judy Greer is 41. Singer Elliott Yamin (American Idol) is 38. Actor John Francis Daley (Bones, Freaks and Geeks) is 31. Dancer-country singer Julianne Hough (Dancing with the Stars) is 28. Actress Billi Bruno (According to Jim) is 20.

July 21: Singer Yusuf Islam (Cat Stevens) is 68. Cartoonist Garry Trudeau (Doonesbury) is 68. Singer-guitarist Eric Bazilian of The Hooters is 63. Comedian Jon Lovitz is 59. Actor Matt Mulhern (Major Dad) is 56. Singer Emerson Hart of Tonic is 47. Actress Alysia Reiner (Orange is the New Black) is 46. Singer Fitz of Fitz and the Tantrums is 46. Country singer Paul Brandt is 44. Keyboardist Korey Cooper of Skillet is 44. Actress Ali Landry is 43. Actor Josh Hartnett is 38. Reggae singer Damian Marley is 38. Singer Brad Mates of Emerson Drive is 38. American Idol runner-up Blake Lewis is 35. Drummer Will Berman of MGMT is 34. Keyboardist Johan Carlsson of Carolina Liar is 32. Actress Vanessa Lengies (Stick It, American Dreams) is 31.