Originally created 07/18/04

Celebrity birthdays



Celebrity birthdays for the week of July 18-24:

July 18: Writer Hunter S. Thompson is 67. Director Paul Verhoeven "Basic Instinct," "Showgirls") is 66. Singer Dion DiMucci is 65. Actor James Brolin is 64. Blues guitarist Lonnie Mack is 63. Singer Martha Reeves of Martha and the Vandellas is 63. Country singer Ricky Skaggs is 50. Actress Elizabeth McGovern is 43. Keyboardist John Hermann of Widespread Panic is 42. Drummer Jack Irons of Pearl Jam is 42. Actor Vin Diesel is 37. Drummer Tony Fagenson of Eve 6 is 26.

July 19: Actor Pat Hingle is 80. Country singer George Hamilton IV is 67. Actor Dennis Cole is 64. Singer Vikki Carr is 63. Actor George Dzundza is 59. Singer-bassist Alan Gorrie of Average White Band is 58. Guitarist Brian May of Queen is 57. Actor Anthony Edwards ("ER") is 42. Actor Campbell Scott is 42. Country singer Kelly Shriver (Thrasher Shriver) is 41. Actor Jared Padalecki ("Gilmore Girls") is 22.

July 20: Rockabilly singer Sleepy LaBeef is 69. Actress Diana Rigg ("The Avengers") is 66. Bassist John Lodge of the Moody Blues is 61. Singer Kim Carnes is 58. Guitarist Carlos Santana is 57. Drummer Paul Cook of the Sex Pistols is 48. Actress Donna Dixon ("Bosom Buddies") is 47. Country singer Radney Foster is 45. Singer Chris Cornell of Audioslave (and Soundgarden) is 40. Guitarist Stone Gossard of Pearl Jam is 38. Actor Reed Diamond ("Homicide: Life on the Street") is 37. Singer Vitamin C is 35. Actor Simon Rex is 30. Actor Charlie Korsmo ("Can't Hardly Wait," "Hook") is 26. Actor John Francis Daley ("Freaks and Geeks") is 19. Actress Billi Bruno ("According to Jim") is 8.

July 21: Actor-comedian Don Knotts is 80. Actor Paul Burke ("Dynasty," "Naked City") is 78. Movie director Norman Jewison is 78. Actor Edward Herrmann ("Gilmore Girls") is 61. Actor Leigh Lawson ("Tess") is 59. Singer Yusuf Islam (Cat Stevens) is 56. Comedian-actor Robin Williams is 52. Comedian Jon Lovitz is 47. Singer Emerson Hart of Tonic is 35. Country singer Paul Brandt is 32. Actor Josh Hartnett is 26. Actress Vanessa Lengies ("American Dreams") is 19.

July 22: Actor Orson Bean ("Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman") is 76. Actress Louise Fletcher is 70. Actor Terence Stamp is 65. Singer George Clinton is 64. Game-show host Alex Trebek is 64. Singer-actor Bobby Sherman is 61. Singer Estelle Bennett of The Ronettes is 60. Writer-director Paul Schrader is 58. Singer Don Henley is 57. Actor Danny Glover is 57. Actor-comedian-director Albert Brooks is 57. Actor Willem Dafoe is 49. Singer Keith Sweat is 43. Singer Emily Saliers of the Indigo Girls is 41. Actor-comedian David Spade is 40. Actor John Leguizamo is 40. Actor Rhys Ifans ("Notting Hill") is 37. Musician Daniel Jones (Savage Garden) is 31. Actress Franka Potente ("The Bourne Identity") is 30.

July 23: Actress Gloria DeHaven is 79. Actor-comedian Calvert DeForest ("Late Show With David Letterman") is 76. Radio personality Don Imus is 64. Singer David Essex is 57. Guitarist Blair Thornton of Bachman-Turner Overdrive is 54. Actor Woody Harrelson is 43. Guitarist Martin Gore of Depeche Mode is 43. Actor Eriq Lasalle is 42. Drummer Yuval Gabay (Soul Coughing) is 41. Guitarist Slash of Velvet Revolver (and Guns N' Roses) is 39. Actor Philip Seymour Hoffman is 37. Drummer Nick Menza (Megadeth) is 36. Model Stephanie Seymour is 36. Singer Sam Watters of Color Me Badd is 34. Actress Charisma Carpenter is 34. Singer Dalvin DeGrate of Jodeci is 33. Country singer Alison Krauss is 33. Drummer Chad Gracey of Live is 33. Actor-comedian Marlon Wayans ("The Wayans Brothers") is 32. Country singer Shannon Brown is 31. Actor Omar Epps is 31. Singer Michelle Williams of Destiny's Child is 24. Actor Daniel Radcliffe is 15.

July 24: Director Peter Yates is 75. Comedian Ruth Buzzi is 68. Actor Mark Goddard ("Lost in Space") is 68. Actor Chris Sarandon is 62. Comedian Gallagher is 58. Actor Robert Hays ("Airplane!") is 57. Actor Michael Richards ("Seinfeld") is 55. Actress Lynda Carter is 53. Director Gus Van Sant is 52. Country singer Pam Tillis is 47. Actor Kadeem Hardison is 39. Actress Laura Leighton ("Melrose Place") is 36. Actress-singer Kristin Chenoweth is 34. Actress Elisabeth Moss ("The West Wing") is 22. Actress Anna Paquin is 22. Actress Mara Wilson is 17.