Celebrity birthdays for Jan. 18

Celebrity Birthdays for Jan. 18:


Movie director John Boorman is 89.

Jazz pianist and bassist Don Thompson is 82.

Singer-songwriter Bobby Goldsboro is 81.

Comedian-singer Brett Hudson of the Hudson Brothers is 69.

Actor-director Kevin Costner is 67.

Country singer-actor Mark Collie ("Nashville") is 66.

Musician Tom Bailey of the Thompson Twins is 66.

Actor Mark Rylance ("Bridge of Spies," ''The Other Boleyn Girl") is 62.

Hockey Hall of Fame centre Mark Messier is 61.

Actress Alison Arngrim ("Little House on the Prairie") is 60.

Actress Jane Horrocks ("Absolutely Fabulous") is 58.

Comedian Dave Attell ("Insomniac") is 57.

Actor Jesse L. Martin (TV's "The Flash," ''Law and Order") is 53.

Pro wrestler/actor Dave Bautista is 53.

Rapper DJ Quik is 52.

Singer Jonathan Davis of Korn is 51.

Canadian broadcast journalist-turned politician Seamus O'Regan is 51.

Actor Derek Richardson ("Men in Trees") is 46.

Actor-screenwriter Jason Segel ("How I Met Your Mother," ''Freaks and Geeks") is 42.

Singer Estelle is 42.

Singer-actress Samantha Mumba is 39.

Singer Katie White ("The Tings Tings") is 39.

Country singer Kristy Lee Cook (TV: "American Idol") is 38.

Actress Devin Kelley is 36.

Actress Ashleigh Murray ("Riverdale") is 34.

Tennis player Angelique Kerber is 34. 

Actor Mateus Ward is 23.


Also born on this date (death in parentheses):

In 1876, renowned Canadian tenor Rodolphe Plamondon. (Jan. 28, 1940)

In 1882, A. A. Milne, the English author best known for his children's classic "Winnie the Pooh." (Jan. 31, 1956)

In 1892, comic actor Oliver Hardy. (Aug. 7, 1957)

In 1904, actor Cary Grant. (Nov. 29, 1986)

In 1911, entertainer Danny Kaye. (March 3, 1987)

In 1915, Hockey Hall of Fame centre Syl Apps. (Dec. 24, 1998)

In 1922, Bob Bell, aka Bozo the Clown. (Dec. 8, 1997)

In 1939, Canadian playwright David French. (Dec. 5, 2010)

In 1941, singer David Ruffin (The Temptations). (June 1, 1991)

In 1950, Formula One driver Gilles Villeneuve. (May 8, 1982)


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