Celeb birthdays for the week of Aug. 26-Sept. 1
Aug. 26: Singer Vic Dana is 70. Singer Valerie Simpson of Ashford and Simpson is 66. Singer Bob Cowsill of The Cowsills is 63. Bandleader Branford Marsalis is 52. Guitarist Jimmy Olander of Diamond Rio is 51. Actor Chris Burke ("Life Goes On") is 47. Singer Shirley Manson of Garbage is 46. Guitarist Dan Vickrey of Counting Crows is 46. Drummer Adrian Young of No Doubt is 43. Actress Melissa McCarthy is 42. Singer Tyler Connolly of Theory of a Deadman is 37. Actor Macaulay Culkin is 32. Singer-actress Cassie is 26. Actress Keke Palmer ("Akeelah and the Bee") is 19.
Aug. 27: Musician Daryl Dragon of the Captain and Tennille is 70. Actress Tuesday Weld is 69. Actor G.W. Bailey is 68. Singer-bassist Tim Bogert of Vanilla Fudge is 68. Actress Marianne Sagebrecht is 67. Ex-porn star Harry Reems ("Deep Throat") is 65. Guitarist Jeff Cook of Alabama is 63. Actor Paul Reubens (Pee-Wee Herman) is 60. Guitarist Alex Lifeson of Rush is 59. Actress Diana Scarwid is 57. Bassist Glen Matlock of The Sex Pistols is 56. Gospel singer Yolanda Adams is 51. Guitarist Matthew Basford of Yankee Grey is 50. Bassist Mike Johnson (Dinosaur Jr.) is 47. Percussionist Bobo of Cypress Hill is 44. Country singer Colt Ford is 43. Actress Chandra Wilson is 43. Bassist Tony Kanal of No Doubt is 42. Actress Sarah Chalke is 36. Rapper Mase is 35. Actress Demetria McKinney ("House of Payne") is 34. Actor Aaron Paul is 33. Guitarist Jon Siebels of Eve 6 is 33. Actor Patrick J. Adams ("Suits") is 31. Singer Mario is 26. Actress Alexa Vega ("Spy Kids") is 24.
Aug. 28: Actor David Soul is 69. Actress Barbara Bach is 66. Singer Wayne Osmond of The Osmonds is 61. Actor Daniel Stern is 55. Actress Emma Samms is 52. Actress Jennifer Coolidge is 51. Country singer Shania Twain is 47. Actor Billy Boyd ("Lord of the Rings") is 44. Actor-singer Jack Black of Tenacious D is 43. Actor Jason Priestley is 43. Actor J. August Richards ("Angel") is 39. Singer-bassist Max Collins of Eve 6 is 34. Actress Carly Pope ("Popular") is 32. Country singer Jake Owen is 31. Country singer Leann Rimes is 30. Singer Florence Welch of Florence and the Machine is 26.
Aug. 29: Actor-director Richard Attenborough is 89. Movie director William Friedkin is 77. Actor Elliott Gould is 74. TV personality Robin Leach ("Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous") is 71. Keyboardist Dan Truman of Diamond Rio is 56. Actress Rebecca DeMornay is 53. Bassist-singer Me'Shell NdegeOcello is 43. Singer Carl Martin of Shai is 42. Actress Carla Gugino is 41. Guitarist Kyle Cook of Matchbox Twenty is 37. Actor John Hensley ("Nip/Tuck") is 35. Bassist David Desrosiers of Simple Plan is 32. Actress Lea Michele is 26. Singer Liam Payne of One Direction is 19.
Aug. 30: Actor Bill Daily ("I Dream of Jeannie," ''The Bob Newhart Show") is 85. Actress Elizabeth Ashley is 73. Actress Peggy Lipton ("The Mod Squad") is 65. Comedian Lewis Black is 64. Actor Michael Chiklis is 49. Actress Michael Michele is 46. Country singer Sherrie Austin is 41. Guitarist Lars Frederiksen of Rancid is 41. Actress Cameron Diaz is 40. TV personality Lisa Ling is 39. Singer-guitarist Aaron Barrett of Reel Big Fish is 38. Guitarist Ryan Ross (Panic at the Disco) is 26.
Aug. 31: Drummer Jerry Allison of Buddy Holly and the Crickets is 73. Singer Van Morrison is 67. Guitarist Rudolf Schenker of Scorpions is 64. Actor Richard Gere is 63. Singer Glenn Tilbrook of Squeeze is 55. Drummer Gina Schock of The Go-Go's is 55. Singer Tony DeFranco of The DeFranco Family is 53. Keyboardist Larry Waddell of Mint Condition is 49. Guitarist Jeff Russo of Tonic is 43. Singer Deborah Gibson is 42. Bassist Greg Richling of The Wallflowers is 42. Actor Zack Ward ("A Christmas Story," ''Titus") is 42. Actor Chris Tucker ("Rush Hour") is 40. Actress Sara Ramirez ("Grey's Anatomy") is 37. Singer Tamara of Trina and Tamara is 35.