Born on This Day
1928 Lou Scheimer, American animation producer of Tarzan and He-Man and the Masters of the Universe
1945 Gloria Jones, American Soul singer
1945 John Lithgow, American actor
1958 Michael Steele, American political figure
1960 Jennifer Holliday is an African-American singer and Tony Award-winning actress. She started her career on Broadway in musicals such as Dreamgirls, and later became a successful recording artist.
1967 Amy Carter, daughter of US President Jimmy Carter
1969 John Edward, American TV Psychic
1969 Trey Parker, American cartoonist and actor who is the co-creator of South Park
1976 Joy Bryant is an American actress and former fashion model. Joy currently stars as Jasmine Trussell in Parenthood
1976 Desmond Harrington is an American actor. He is known for movies such as The Hole, Wrong Turn and Ghost Ship. He joined the cast of the Showtime series Dexter in its third season as Det. Joseph Quinn.
1977 Jason Reitman, Canadian filmmaker
1993 Abby Sunderland is an American sailor who, in 2010, attempted to become the youngest person to sail solo around the world