Birthday wishes go out to Mariska Hargitay, Tiffani Thiessen and all the other celebrities with birthdays today. Check out our slideshow below to see photos of famous people turning a year older on January 23rd and learn an interesting fact about each of them.
Actress Chita Rivera turns 88
Fun fact: Voiced a witch in two episodes of ‘Dora the Explorer’
Actor Richard Dean Anderson turns 71
Fun fact: Appeared in an episode of ‘The Facts of Life’ and ‘The Love Boat’ early in his career
Rocker Robin Zander turns 68
Fun fact: Inducted into the Rock Hall in 2016 with Cheap Trick
Actress Mariska Hargitay turns 57
Fun fact: First feature film was ‘Ghoulies’ in 1984
Actress Tiffani-Amber Thiessen turns 47
Fun fact: Recently reprised her ‘Saved By the Bell’ character on the Peacock reboot
Fun fact: Appeared in two episodes of ‘Law and Order: SVU’ almost a decade apart, playing a different character in each episode
More celebrities with birthdays today
Actor-director Lou Antonio (“Cool Hand Luke”) is 87. Jazz vibraphonist Gary Burton is 78. Actor Gil Gerard is 78. Singer Anita Pointer of the Pointer Sisters is 73. Bassist-keyboardist Bill Cunningham of The Box Tops is 71. Singer Anita Baker is 63. Bassist Earl Falconer of UB40 is 62. Actor Peter Mackenzie (“black-ish”) is 60. Actor Boris McGiver (“House of Cards,” ″Boardwalk Empire”) is 59. Actor Gail O’Grady (“American Dreams,” ″NYPD Blue”) is 58. Singer Marc Nelson (Az Yet) is 50. “CBS Evening News” anchor Norah O’Donnell is 47. Bassist Nick Harmer of Death Cab for Cutie is 46.
Other famous or historical birthdays on January 23rd