Celeb birthdays for the week of Jan. 8-14
Jan. 8: Actor-comedian Larry Storch ("F Troop") is 89. Actor Ron Moody is 88. Singer Shirley Bassey is 75. Country-gospel singer Cristy Lane is 72. Singer Anthony Gourdine of Little Anthony and the Imperials is 71. Guitarist Robby Krieger of The Doors is 66. Singer David Bowie is 65. Actress Michelle Forbes ("Homicide," ''Star Trek: The Next Generation") is 47. Singer R. Kelly is 45. Bassist Jeff Abercrombie of Fuel is 43. Reggae singer Sean Paul is 39. Singer Jenny Lewis of Rilo Kiley is 36. Actress Gaby Hoffman ("Field of Dreams") is 30. Guitarist Disashi Lumumbo-Kasongo of Gym Class Heroes is 29.
Jan. 9: Author Judith Krantz is 84. Singer Joan Baez is 71. Guitarist Jimmy Page of Led Zeppelin is 68. Singer Buster Poindexter is 62. Singer Crystal Gayle is 61. Guitarist Eric Erlandson (Hole) is 49. Actress Joely Richardson is 47. Guitarist Carl Bell of Fuel is 45. Singer Steve Harwell of Smash Mouth is 45. Singer Dave Matthews of the Dave Matthews Band is 45. Singer A.J. McLean of the Backstreet Boys is 34. Guitarist Drew Brown of OneRepublic is 28. Singer Paolo Nutini is 25.
Jan. 10: Singer Scott McKenzie is 73. Singer Rod Stewart is 67. Singer-keyboardist Donald Fagen of Steely Dan is 64. Actor William Sanderson ("Deadwood," ''Newhart") is 64. Singer Pat Benatar is 59. Guitarist Michael Schenker (Scorpions) is 57. Singer Shawn Colvin is 56. Singer-guitarist Curt Kirkwood of Meat Puppets is 53. Singer Brad Roberts of Crash Test Dummies is 48. Actress Trini Alvarado is 45. Guitarist Matt Roberts of 3 Doors Down is 34. Singer Brent Smith of Shinedown is 34. Rapper Chris Smith of Kris Kross is 33.
Jan. 11: Actor Rod Taylor is 82. Actor Felix Silla (Cousin Itt on "The Addams Family," ''Buck Rogers in the 25th Century") is 75. Country singer Naomi Judd is 66. Guitarist Vicki Peterson of The Bangles is 54. Actress Kim Coles ("Living Single") is 50. Keyboardist Jim Bryson of MercyMe is 44. Guitarist Tom Dumont of No Doubt is 44. Singer Maxee Maxwell of Brownstone is 43. Singer Mary J. Blige is 41. Musician Tom Rowlands of The Chemical Brothers is 41. Actress Amanda Peet is 40.
Jan. 12: Country singer Ray Price is 86. Singer Glenn Yarbrough is 82. Country singer William Lee Golden of the Oak Ridge Boys is 73. Trumpeter Cynthia Robinson of Sly and the Family Stone is 68. Singer-keyboardist George Duke is 66. Actor Anthony Andrews is 64. Actress Kirstie Alley is 61. Country singer Ricky Van Shelton is 60. Radio personality Howard Stern is 58. Drummer Tom Ardolino of NRBQ is 55. News correspondent Christiane Amanpour is 54. Keyboardist Charlie Gillingham of Counting Crows is 52. Actor Oliver Platt is 52. Rapper TBird of B-Rock and the Bizz is 45. Model Vendela is 45. Actress Farrah Forke ("Wings") is 44. Singer Zack de la Rocha of Rage Against the Machine is 42. Rapper Raekwon of Wu Tang Clan is 42. Singer Dan Haseltine of Jars of Clay is 39. Bassist Matt Wong of Reel Big Fish is 39. Singer Melanie Chisholm (Sporty Spice) of the Spice Girls is 38. Singer Amerie is 31. Actress Naya Rivera ("Glee") is 25.
Jan. 13: Actress Frances Sternhagen is 82. Comedian Rip Taylor is 78. Actor Billy Gray ("Father Knows Best") is 74. Actor Richard Moll ("Night Court") is 69. Guitarist Trevor Rabin of Yes is 58. Drummer Fred White of Earth, Wind and Fire is 57. Actor Kevin Anderson ("Nothing Sacred") is 52. Actress Julia Louis-Dreyfuss is 51. Singer Graham "Suggs" McPherson of Madness is 51. Country singer Trace Adkins is 50. Actress Penelope Ann Miller is 48. Actor Patrick Dempsey is 46. Actress Traci Bingham ("Baywatch") is 44. Actress Nicole Eggert ("Baywatch," ''Charles in Charge") is 40. Actor Orlando Bloom is 35.
Jan. 14: Blues singer Clarence Carter is 76. Singer-songwriter Allen Toussaint is 74. Singer Jack Jones is 74. Actress Faye Dunaway is 71. Actress Holland Taylor is 69. Singer-producer T Bone Burnett is 64. Actor Carl Weathers is 64. Singer Geoff Tate of Queensryche is 53. Rapper Slick Rick is 47. Actor-producer Dan Schneider ("Head of the Class") is 46. Actress Emily Watson is 45. Actor-comedian Tom Rhodes ("Mr. Rhodes") is 45. Guitarist Zakk Wylde (Ozzy Osbourne, Black Label Society) is 45. Rapper LL Cool J is 44. Actor Jason Bateman is 43. Musician Dave Grohl of the Foo Fighters (and Nirvana) is 43. Singer-guitarist Caleb Followill of Kings of Leon is 30.