Celebrity birthdays for the week of January 2-8

Celebrity birthdays for the week of January 2-8: January 2: TV host Jack Hanna (“Jack Hanna’s Into the Wild”) is 74 years old. Actress Wendy Phillips (“I’m Sam”) is 70 years old. Actress Cynthia Sikes (“Saint-Ailleurs”) is 68.

Celebrity birthdays for the week of January 2-8:

January 2: TV host Jack Hanna (“Jack Hanna’s Into the Wild”) is 74 years old. Actress Wendy Phillips (“I’m Sam”) is 70 years old. Actress Cynthia Sikes (“St. Elsewhere”) is 68 years old. Actress Gabrielle Carteris (“Beverly Hills, 90210”) is 61 years old. Actor Tia Carrere is 55 years old. Actor Cuba Gooding Jr. is 54 years old. Model Christy Turlington is 53 years old. Actor Renee Elise Goldsberry (Broadway’s “Hamilton”) is 51 years old. Actor Taye Diggs (“The Best Man,” How Stella Got Her Groove Back ”) is 51. Hoobastank singer Doug Robb is 47. Actor Dax Shepard (“ Parenthood ”) is 47. Saxophonist -guitarist Jerry DePizzo Jr. of OAR is 43. Vocalist Kelton Kessee of Immature and IMX is 41. Musician Ryan Merchant of Capital Cities is 41. Actor Kate Bosworth is 39. actor Anthony Carrigan (“Barry”, “Gotham”) is 39. Musician Trombone Shorty is 36. Singer Bryson Tiller is 29.

January 3: actor Dabney Coleman is 90 years old. Singer-songwriter Van Dyke Parks is 79 years old. Singer Stephen Stills is 77 years old. Led Zeppelin bassist John Paul Jones is 76 years old. Actor Victoria Principal is 72 years old. Actor Mel Gibson is 66 years old. Actor Shannon Sturges (“Port Charles”) is 54 years old. Jazz saxophonist James Carter is 53 years old. Contemporary Christian singer Nichole Nordeman is 50 years old. Daft Punk musician Thomas Bangalter is 47 years old. Actor Jason Marsden (“Ally McBeal”) is 47 years old. Actor Danica McKellar (“The Wonder Years”) is 47. Actor Nicholas Gonzalez (“The OC”) is 46. Singer and former “American Idol” contestant Kimberley Locke is 44. Kate Levering (“Drop Dead Diva”) is 43. Actress Nicole Beharie (“Sleepy Hollow”) is 37. Drummer Mark Pontius (Foster the People) is 37. R-and-B singer Lloyd is 36. Hot Chelle Rae guitarist Nash Overstreet is 36. Actress Florence Pugh (“Little Women”) is 26.

January 4: Actress Barbara Rush (“Peyton Place”) is 95 years old. Actor Dyan Cannon is 83 years old. Country singer Kathy Forester of the Forester Sisters is 67 years old. New Order (and Joy Division) guitarist Bernard Sumner is 66 years old. Actress Ann Magnuson (“Anything But Love”) is 66 years old. Country singer Patty Loveless is 65. Actor Julian Sands (“24”) is 64 years old. REM singer Michael Stipe is 62 years old. Actor Dave Foley (“NewsRadio”, “Kids in the Hall”) is 59 years old. Actor Dot Jones (“Glee”) is 58 years old. Actor Rick Hearst (“The Bold and the Beautiful”) is 57 years old. Former Pogues singer Cait O’Riordan is 57 years old. Actress Julia Ormond is 57 years old. Country singer Deana Carter is 56 years old. Crash Test Dummies harmonica player Benjamin Darvill is 55 years old. Actor Josh Stamerg (“The Affair”, “Drop Dead Diva”) is 52 years old. Actor Jeremy Licht (“Valerie”) is 51 years old. Actor Damon Gupton (“Empire”) is 49 years old. Actress Jill Marie Jones (“Girlfriends”) is 47 years old. Actor D’Arcy Carden (“The Good Place”) is 42 years old. Singer Spencer Chamberlain of Underoath is 39 years old. Actress-actress Charlyne Yi (“House,” “Steven Universe”) is 3 years old 6.

January 5: Actor Robert Duvall is 91 years old. The Seekers singer-bassist Athol Guy is 82 years old. Former talk show host Charlie Rose is 80 years old. Actress Diane Keaton is 76 years old. Actor Ted Lange (“The Love Boat”) is 74 years old. Kool and the Gang drummer George “Funky” Brown is 73 years old. Blondie guitarist Chris Stein is 72 years old. Actor Pamela Sue Martin (“The Poseidon Adventure”, “Dynasty”) is 69 years old. Actor Clancy Brown (“Highlander”, SpongeBob SquarePants “) is 63. Actress Suzy Amis (” Titanic “) is 60. Actor Ricky Paull Goldin (” All My Children “,” Guiding Light “) is 57. Actor Vinnie Jones (TV’s “Deception”, movie “X-Men: The Last Stand”) is 57. Drummer Kate Schellenbach (Luscious Jackson) is 56. Actor Joe Flanigan (“Stargate Atlantis “, Sisters”) is 55 years old. Dancer and talk show host Carrie Ann Inaba (“The Talk”, “Dancing” with the Stars “) is 54. Queens of the Stone Age guitarist Troy Van Leeuwen is 54. Singer Marilyn Manson is 53 Actor Shea Whigham (“Fast and Furious 6”, “Boardwalk Empire”) is 53 years old. Actor Derek Cecil (“House of Cards” ″ Treme “) is 49. Actress and comedian Jessica Chaffin (“Man with a Plan”) is 48 years old. Actor Bradley Cooper is 47 years old. The actor January Jones (“Mad Men”) is 43 years old. Actor Brooklyn Sudano (“My Wife and Children”) is 41. Actor Franz Drameh (“DC’s Legends of Tomorrow”) is 29.

January 6: Accordionist Joey, the CowPolka King, of Riders in the Sky is 73 years old. Fabulous Thunderbirds singer Kim Wilson is 71 years old. Country singer Jett Williams is 69 years old. Actor-comedian Rowan Atkinson (“Mr. Bean”) is 67 years old. Sister Sledge singer Kathy Sledge is 63 years old. Chef Nigella Lawson is 62 years old. BLACKstreet singer Eric Williams is 62 years old. Actor Norman Reedus (“The Walking Dead”) is 53 years old. TV personality Julie Chen is 52 years old. Actor Danny Pintauro (“Who’s The Boss”) is 46 years old. Actor Rinko Kikuchi (“Babel”) is 41 years old. Actor Eddie Redmayne (“Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them”, “The Theory of Everything”) is 40 years old. Actress Kate McKinnon (“Saturday Night Live” ”) is 38 years old. Actress Diona Reasonover (“NCIS”) is 38 years old. Arctic Monkeys singer Alex Turner is 36 years old.

January 7: Jann Wenner, founder of the magazine “Rolling Stone”, is 76 years old. Singer Kenny Loggins is 74 years old. Singer-songwriter Marshall Chapman is 73 years old. Actress Erin Gray (“Silver Spoons”, “Buck Rogers in the 25th Century”) is 72 years old. Actor Sammo Hung (“Martial Law”) is 70 years old. Actor David Caruso is 66 years old. TV presenter Katie Couric is 65. Country singer David Lee Murphy is 63 years old. Bassist Kathy Valentine (The Go-Go’s) is 63 years old. Actor David Marciano (“Homeland,” ″ The Shield “) is 62. Actor Hallie Todd (” Lizzie McGuire “) is 60. Actor Nicolas Cage is 58. Singer John Ondrasik of Five For Fighting is 57. Actor Rex Lee (“Entourage”) is 53. Actor-rapper Doug E. Doug (“Cool Runnings”, Cosby “) is 52. Actor Kevin Rahm (“Desperate Housewives”, Judging Amy “) is 51. Actor Jeremy Renner (” The Avengers “, The Bourne Legacy”) is 51. Big and Rich country singer John Rich is 48 years old. Actor Reggie Austin (“Agent Carter”, “Pretty Little Liars”) is 43 years old. Singer-rapper Aloe Blacc is 43 years old. Actor Lauren Cohan (“The Walking Dead”) is 40. Actor Brett Dalton (“M Agents of Shield of Arvel”) is 39. Actor Robert Ri’chard (“One on One”) is 39 years old. Actor Lyndsy Fonseca (“Marvel’s Agent Carter”, “Nikita”) is 35 years old. Actor Liam Aiken (“Lemony Snicket”) is 32 years old. Actor Camryn Grimes (“The Young and the Restless”) is 32 years old. Actor Marcus Scribner (“black-ish”) is 22 years old.

January 8: Actor-comedian Larry Storch (“F Troop”) is 99 years old. Former Sunday Morning host Charles Osgood is 89 years old. Singer Shirley Bassey is 85 years old. Game show host Bob Eubanks (“The Newlywed Game”) is 84 years old. Country-gospel singer Cristy Lane is 82 years old. Little Anthony and the Imperials singer Anthony Gourdine is 81 years old. The actress Yvette Mimieux (“The Time Machine”, “Where the Boys Are”) is 80 years old. The Marvelettes singer Juanita Cowart Motley is 78 years old. Actor Kathleen Noone (“Knots Landing”) is 77 years old. The Doors guitarist Robby Krieger is 76 years old. Actor Harriet Sansom Harris (“Desperate Housewives”) is 67 years old. Actor Ron Cephas Jones (“This is Us”) is 65 years old. Michelle Forbes (“True Blood”, “Homicide”, “Star Trek: The Next Generation”) is 57 years old. Actress Maria Pitillo (“Providence”) is 56 years old. Fuel bassist Jeff Abercrombie is 53 years old. Reggae singer Sean Paul is 49 years old. Rilo Kiley’s singer-actress Jenny Lewis is 46 years old. Actress Amber Benson (“Buffy the Vampire Slayer”) is 45 years old. Actress Gaby Hoffman (“Sleepless in Seattle”, “Field of Dreams”) is 40 years old. Guitar ist Disashi Lumumbo-Kasongo of Gym Class Heroes is 39 years old. Actress Cynthia Erivo (“Harriet”) is 35 years old.

The Associated Press








Carol N. Valencia