Today’s Birthdays

Written by on January 14, 2021

Grant Gustin – 31 years old

TV actor (Glee, The Flash, Arrow)Born 1990


Caleb Followill – 39 years old

Kings of Leon singer-guitaristBorn 1982


Pitbull (Armando Perez) – 40 years old

Born 1981


Karen Elson – 42 years old

The model-turned-singer was married to Jack White from 2005 to 2011.Born 1979


Dave Grohl – 52 years old

The Nirvana drummer (whose previous experience included the groups Scream and Dain Bramage) went on to become far better known as the singer, guitar player and leader of Foo Fighters. He’s also done a side project called Probot, played drums for Queens of the Stone Age, been a member of Them Crooked Vultures with John Paul Jones and QOTSA’s Josh Homme and directed the documentary movie Sound City.Born 1969


Jason Bateman – 52 years old

The younger brother of onetime sitcom star Justine Bateman has had a much better career. His TV work includes Arrested DevelopmentOzarkValerieIt’s Your Move and Silver Spoons. His film hits include Horrible Bosses, Identity Thief, Bad Words, Couples Retreat, Up in the AirJuno, Fast Track, Game Night, The Gift and Office Christmas Party.Born 1969


LL Cool J (James Todd Smith) – 53 years old

Rapper-actor (TV’s NCIS: Los AngelesAny Given Sunday, Charlie’s Angels, Deep Blue Sea, Last HolidayS.W.A.T.Rollerball)Born 1968


Slick Rick – 56 years old

Born Richard Walters, he is an ’80s hip hop icon known for the narrative singles “La Di Da Di” and “Children’s Story.”

He was blinded in his right eye as a child, which led to his signature eye patch.


Steven Soderbergh – 58 years old

He won a Best Director Oscar in 2001 for Traffic and was nominated the same year for Erin Brockovich. He was also nominated for Best Screenplay for Sex, Lies and Videotape in 1990. His credits also include Ocean’s 11, 12 and 13, Magic Mike and Behind the Candelabra. He won a Grammy for directing the long form video Yes: 9012 Live.Born 1963


Carl Weathers – 73 years old

The actor has done films (RockyAction Jackson, Predator, Happy Gilmore) as well as TV (In the Heat of the Night, Street Justice, Brothers, Chicago Justice).Born 1948


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