Today’s Birthdays

Written by on December 8, 2020

AnnaSophia Robb – 27 years old

Actress (Soul Surfer, Race to Witch MountainJumperCharlie and the Chocolate FactoryBecause of Winn-Dixie; TV’s The Carrie Diaries)Born 1993


Dwight Howard – 35 years old

The eight-time NBA All Star has played for the Magic, Lakers (twice), Rockets, Hawks, Hornets, Wizards and the Sixers.Born 1985


Nicki Minaj (Onika Tanya Maraj) – 38 years old

The flamboyant native of Trinidad and Tobago has the most Billboard Hot 100 entries of any female rappers. She has received 10 Grammy nominations and won six American Music Awards. Her worldwide album sales have passed five million, and she’s more of a singles artist. She was a judge on American Idol in 2013 and had roles in the movies The Other Woman and Barbershop: The Next Cut.Born 1982


Philip Rivers – 39 years old

San Diego Chargers quarterbackBorn 1981


Ian Somerhalder – 42 years old

Actor (TV’s The Vampire Diaries, LostThe Rules of Attraction)Born 1978


Dominic Monaghan – 44 years old

The German-born, English-raised actor played Merry in the Lord of the Rings movies, Charlie Pace on TV’s Lost and Dr. Simon Campos on Flash Forward. He has also hosted the BBC America animal series Wild Things With Dominic Monaghan.Born 1976


Mike Mussina – 52 years old

A five-time All-Star pitcher for the Baltimore Orioles and New York Yankees, he won 11 or more games for 17 consecutive years, from 1992 through his final season in 2008, when he won 20. The Eastern Pennsylvania native was inducted into Baseball’s Hall of Fame in 2019.Born 1968


Sinead O’Connor – 54 years old

The Irish singer has had her ups and downs.Born 1966


Teri Hatcher – 56 years old

Actress (TV’s Desperate HousewivesLois and Clark: The New Adventures of SupermanSpy KidsTomorrow Never Dies)Born 1964


Roy Firestone – 67 years old

SportscasterBorn 1953


Kim Basinger – 67 years old

The Georgia native won a Best Supporting Actress Oscar for LA Confidential in 1998. Her other notable films include The Sentinel8 MileThe GetawayWayne’s World 2BatmanMy Stepmother Is an Alien9 1/2 Weeks and Never Say Never Again. Her marriage (1993 to 2002) to actor Alec Baldwin ended in a very acrimonious divorce.Born 1953


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