If you see any of these people in the next few days, wish them a happy birthday:
TODAY: Actor Anil Kapoor (Slumdog Millionaire) is 50. Actor Mark Valley (Boston Legal) is 45. Actor Diedrich Bader (The Drew Carey Show) is 43.
CHRISTMAS: Singer Tony Martin is 96. Singer Jimmy Buffett is 63. Country singer Barbara Mandrell is 61. Singer Dido is 38. Pop singers Jess and Lisa Origliasso (The Veronicas) are 25.
SATURDAY: Actor Caroll Spinney (Big Bird on Sesame Street) is 76. Record producer Phil Spector is 70. Humorist David Sedaris is 53. Drummer Lars Ulrich of Metallica is 46. Actor Jared Leto is 38. Singer Chris Daughtry is 30.
SUNDAY: Actor John Amos is 70. Actor Wilson Cruz (My So-Called Life) is 36. Singer Hayley Williams of Paramore is 21.
Ten deserving artists not yet inducted in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame:
Stevie Ray Vaughan
for South African unrest
drenched in spaceman goo.