Birthday wishes go out to Tom Hanks, Jimmy Smits and all the other celebrities with birthdays today. Check out our slideshow below to see photos of famous people turning a year older on July 9th and learn an interesting fact about each of them.
Actor Richard Roundtree turns 79
Fun fact: In addition to multiple movies, he also appeared as John Shaft in the 70s TV show ‘Shaft’
Actor Jimmy Smits turns 66
Fun fact: Recently appeared in the film version of ‘In the Heights’
Actor Tom Hanks turns 65
Fun fact: Early in his TV career, he appeared in episodes of ‘The Love Boat,’ ‘Taxi’ and ‘Happy Days’
Singer Courtney Love turns 57
Fun fact: Her godfather is Phil Lesh of The Grateful Dead
Musician Jack White turns 46
Fun fact: At one point was considering attending a seminary and becoming a priest
Actor and director Fred Savage turns 45
Fun fact: Has directed episodes of multiple TV shows including ‘Modern Family,’ ‘The Conners’ and ‘2 Broke Girls’
More celebrities with birthdays today
Singer-actor Ed Ames of The Ames Brothers is 94. Singer Dee Dee Kenniebrew of The Crystals is 76. Actor Chris Cooper is 70. TV personality-turned-musician John Tesh is 69. Country singer David Ball is 68. Business leader Kevin O’Leary (“Shark Tank”) is 67. Singer Debbie Sledge of Sister Sledge is 67. Singer Marc Almond of Soft Cell is 64. Actor Kelly McGillis is 64. Singer Jim Kerr of Simple Minds is 63. Bassist Frank Bello of Anthrax is 56. Actor David O’Hara (“The District”) is 56. Actor Pamela Adlon (“Louie”) is 55. Actor Scott Grimes (“ER,” ″Party of Five”) is 50. Singer-guitarist Isaac Brock of Modest Mouse is 46. Singer Dan Estrin of Hoobastank is 45. Actor Linda Park (“Star Trek: Enterprise”) is 43. Singer-actor Kiely Williams of 3LW (“Cheetah Girls” films) is 35. Actor Mitchel Musso (“Phineas and Ferb,” “Hannah Montana”) is 30. Actor Georgie Henley (“The Chronicles of Narnia”) is 26.