Famous Birthdays on April 12 (Part 2)

Vince Gill (66 years old)

1957 American multiple Grammy and Country Music Award-winning singer ("When I Call Your Name"), and guitarist (Eagles, 2017-present), born in Norman, Oklahoma

  • 1958 Howard Stableford, English actor and host, born in Preston, Lancashire
  • 1958 Will Sergeant, British rock guitarist (Echo & Bunnymen - Killing Moon), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1959 Elissa Leeds, American actress (Cissy-Dorothy), born in NYC, New York
  • 1959 Liu Xiao Ling Tong [Zhang Jinlai], Chinese actor (Journey to the West - "Monkey King"), born in Shanghai, China

Ron MacLean (63 years old)

1960 Canadian sportscaster (Hockey Night in Canada), born in Zweibrücken, Germany

  • 1961 D. D. Verni, American heavy metal bassist, and songwriter (Overkill - "Hello From the Gutter"), born in New Providence, New Jersey
  • 1961 Julius Kariuki, Kenyan 3K steeplechaser (Olympic gold 1988), born in Nyahururu, Kenya
  • 1961 Magda Szubanski, Australian actress (Kath & Kim), born in Liverpool, Merseyside, England
  • 1961 Willi Ninja {William Leake], American dancer and choreographer (Paris Is Burning), born in New Hyde Park, Long Island, New York (d. 2006)
  • 1962 Art Alexakis, American musician (Everclear), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1962 Takada Nobuhiko, Japanese wrestler, born in Isogo-ku, Yokohama
  • 1964 Amy Ray, American folk-rock singer and songwriter (Indigo Girls - "Closer To Fine"), born in Decatur, Georgia
  • 1964 Mike Macfarlane, American baseball catcher (KC Royals), born in Stockton, California
  • 1965 Elaine Zayak, American figure skater (Olympic 6th 1984), born in Paramus, New Jersey
  • 1965 Tom O'Brien, American actor and director, born in Burbank, California
  • 1966 Lorenzo White, American football running back (Cleveland Browns), born in Hollywood, Florida
  • 1967 Bobby Abrams, American football outside linebacker (NE Patriots), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1967 Donna Andrews, American golfer (Nabisco Dinah Shore 1994), born in Lynchburg, Virginia
  • 1967 Mellow Man Ace [Ulpiano Reyes], Cuban-American rapper and actor ("Only the Strong"), born in Pinar del Río, Cuba
  • 1967 Sarah Cracknell, Britiish synth-pop singer-songwriter (Saint Etienne), born in Chelmsford, England
  • 1968 Adam Graves, Canadian left wing hockey player (NY Rangers), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1968 Alicia Coppola, American actress (Lorna Devon-Another World), born in Huntington, New York
  • 1968 Neal Fort, American football tackle (Montreal Alouettes), born in Warner Robins, Georgia
  • 1969 Michael Jackson, American NFL wide receiver (NFL receiving TD leader 1996; Baltimore Ravens), born in Tangipahoa, Louisiana (d. 2017)
  • 1970 Nick Hexum, American singer and songwriter (311), born in Madison, Wisconsin
  • 1971 Catali Antonini, Italian jazz vocalist, dancer, and composer, born in Corsica, France
  • 1971 Fernando Meligeni, Argentine tennis star, born in São Paulo, Brazil
  • 1971 Kent Manderville, Canadian ice hockey player (Edmonton Oilers), born in Edmonton, Canada
  • 1971 Nicholas Brendon, American actor (Buffy the Vampire Slayer), born in Los Angeles, California

Shannen Doherty (52 years old)

1971 American actress (Little House, Beverly Hills 90210), born in Memphis, Tennessee

  • 1972 Paul Lo Duca, American baseball player, born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1972 Şebnem Ferah, Turkish singer (Volvox), born in Yalova, Turkey
  • 1973 Antonio Osuna, Mexican baseball pitcher (LA Dodgers), born in Sinaloa, Mexico
  • 1973 Claudia Jordan, American actress (The Real Housewives of Atlanta), born in Providence, Rhode Island
  • 1973 J. Scott Campbell, American comic book artist, born in East Tawas, Michigan
  • 1974 Belinda Emmett, Australian actress (Home and Away), born in Gosford, New South Wales, Australia (d. 2006)
  • 1974 Kabir Khan, Pakistani cricketer, born in Peshawar, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan
  • 1974 Marley Shelton, American actress (Sin City), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1974 Roman Hamrlik, Czech ice hockey defenseman (Lightning, Olympic gold 1998), born in Gottwaldov, Czechoslovakia
  • 1974 Sylvinho, Brazilian footballer, born in São Paulo, Brazil
  • 1975 Marcie Alberts, American basketball player (Cleveland Rockers), born in Wooster, Ohio
  • 1976 Brad Miller, American basketball player, born in Kendallville, Indiana
  • 1977 Giovanny Espinoza, Ecuadorian footballer, born in Charguayaco, Ecuador
  • 1977 Glenn Rogers, Australian-born Scottish cricketer, born in Sydney, Australia
  • 1977 Jordana Spiro, American actress, born in Manhattan, New York
  • 1977 Sarah Jane Morris, American actress (Brothers & Sisters), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • 1978 Eddie Robinson, actor (Neil Atwater-Swan's Crossing)
  • 1978 Guy Berryman, Scottish bassist (Coldplay), born in Kirkcaldy, Scotland
  • 1978 Riley Smith, American actor, born in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Claire Danes (44 years old)

1979 American actress (Angela-My So Called Life, Romeo & Juliet), born in NYC, New York

  • 1979 Elena Grosheva, Russian gymnast (Olympic 1996), born in Yaroslavl, Russia
  • 1979 Jennifer Morrison, American actress (Once Upon a Time, House), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1979 Jordan De Jong, American baseball player, born in Orange City, Iowa
  • 1979 Mateja Kežman, Serbian footballer, born in Belgrade, Serbia
  • 1979 Paul Nicholls, English actor (EastEnders), born in Bolton, Greater Manchester, England
  • 1980 Brian McFadden, Irish singer and songwriter (Westlife, 1998-2004; solo - Almost Here), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1980 Erik Mongrain, Canadian composer and acoustic guitarist, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1981 Brian Vandborg, Danish cyclist, born in Snejbjerg, Denmark
  • 1981 Nicolás Burdisso, Argentine footballer, born in Altos de Chipión, Córdoba, Argentina
  • 1981 Tulsi Gabbard, American politician (Rep-D-Hawaii 2013-) 1st American-Samoan and Hindu member of Congress, born in Leloaloa, American Samoa
  • 1982 Deen [Fuad Backović], Bosnian singer and fashion designer, born in Sarajevo, Yugoslavia
  • 1985 Hitomi Yoshizawa, Japanese singer (Hangry & Angry), born in Miyoshi, Saitama, Japan
  • 1985 Jeísa Chiminazzo, Brazilian supermodel (IMG Models), born in Muçum, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
  • 1985 Olga Seryabkina, Russian singer and songwriter (Serebro), born in Moscow, Russia
  • 1985 Ted Ginn Jr., American football player, born in Ohio
  • 1986 Blerim Džemaili, Swiss footballer (Switzerland national team), born in Tetovo, Macedonia
  • 1987 Brendon Urie, American musician (Panic! at the Disco), born in St. George, Utah
  • 1987 Brooklyn Decker, American fashion model (Sports Illustrated Swimsuit), born in Kettering, Ohio
  • 1987 Ilana Glazer, American comedian and actress (Broad City), born in New York City
  • 1988 Paulo Londra, Argentine rapper and singer (“Adán Y Eva”; “Nena Maldición”), born in Córdoba, Argentina
  • 1992 Giorgio Cantarini, Italian actor (Gladiator), born in Orvieto, Umbria, Italy
  • 1993 Carl Nassib, American NFL player (Cleveland Browns), 1st publicly gay player, born in West Chester, Pennsylvania
  • 1994 Airi Suzuki, Japanese singer (Cute), born in Gifu, Japan

Saoirse Ronan (29 years old)

1994 Irish American actress (Brooklyn, Ladybird), born in The Bronx, New York

  • 1995 Jennifer Brady, American tennis player (Australian Open 2021 runner-up), born in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
  • 1996 Georgia Hall, British golfer (British Open 2018), born in Bournemouth, England
  • 1996 Matteo Berrettini, Italian tennis player (Wimbledon 2021 runner-up), born in Rome, Italy

David Hogg (23 years old)

2000 American gun control activist and author (#NeverAgain: A New Generation Draws the Line) who as a student survived the Stoneman Douglas High School shooting, born in Parkland, Florida