Famous Birthdays on December 25 (Part 2)

Annie LennoxAnnie Lennox (68 years old)

1954 Scottish vocalist (Eurythmics - "Sweet Dreams"; solo - "Why"), born in Aberdeen, Scotland

Joaquín Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán (68 years old)

1954 Mexican drug lord and escape artist, born in La Tuna, Sinaloa, Mexico (or April 4th, 1957)

  • 1954 Robin Campbell, British reggae vocalist andguitarist (UB40 - "Red Red Wine"),born in Birmingham, England
  • 1954 Steve Wariner, American country singer (Small Town Girl), born in Noblesville, Indiana
  • 1955 Claus Strigel, German filmmaker and director (Obituary for the Automobile, Act of God), born in Munich, West Germany
  • 1955 William Andrews, actor (Sealed Cargo)
  • 1956 Mansoor Akhtar, Pakistani cricket batsman (19 Tests, 1 x 100, 3 x 50s; 41 ODIs; UBL, Sind, Karachi), born in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan
  • 1957 Chris Kamara, English soccer midfielder (Swindon Town FC, Brentford FC) and commentator (Sky Sports), born in Middlesbrough, England
  • 1957 Jan Rot, Dutch composer (Wrong Nights; St. Matthew's Passion), born in Makassar, Indonesia
  • 1957 Jillie Mack, American actress (Magnum P.I.), and wife of Tom Selleck, born in the USA
  • 1957 Shane MacGowan, British punk rock musician (Pogues - "Red Roses For Me"), born in Pembury, Kent, England
  • 1958 Alannah Myles, Canadian singer-songwriter and actress (Rockinghorse, Black Velvet), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1958 Joop Hiele, Dutch soccer goalkeeper (7 caps; Feyenoord 318 games, SVV, FC Dordrecht '90, Go Ahead Eagles), born in Rotterdam, Netherlands

Rickey HendersonRickey Henderson (64 years old)

1958 American Baseball HOF outfielder (10 × MLB All-Star; World Series 1989, 93; AL MVP 1990; MLB stolen bases record 1,406; Oakland A's, NY Yankees), born in Chicago, Illinois

  • 1959 Michael P Anderson, Plattsburgh NY, major USAF/astronaut (STS 89)
  • 1959 Ton Lokhoff, Dutch soccer midfielder (3 caps; PSV, NAC) and manager (NAC Breda, Excelsior, VVV-Venlo), born in Breda, Netherlands
  • 1960 Ron Bottitta, British actor
  • 1961 Ghislaine Maxwell, British socialite and convicted sex offender, born in Maisons-Laffitte, France
  • 1961 Ingrid Betancourt, Colombian senator
  • 1962 Dean Cameron, Morrison Ill, actor (Herbie-Spencer)
  • 1964 Gary McAllister, Scottish soccer midfielder (57 caps; Leicester City, Leeds United, Coventry City, Liverpool) and manager ( Coventry City, Leeds United), born in Motherwell, Scotland
  • 1964 Peter Hanson, English/Sierra Leone/Dutch actor (Darling How Could You)
  • 1964 Tim Royes, English-American music video director, born in London (d. 2007)
  • 1965 Dmitri Mironov, Russian ice hockey defenseman (Olympic gold 1992; NHL All Star 1997-98; Stanley Cup 1998 Detroit RWs, Toronto Maple Leafs, Pittsburgh Penguins), born in Moscow, Russia
  • 1966 Javier Frana, Argentine tennis player (French Open mixed doubles 1996 [Patricia Tarabini]; Wimbledon doubles 1991 runner-up; 3 x ATP singles titles, 7 doubles), born in Rafaela, Argentina
  • 1966 Sandy Corn, model/Penthouse Pet (March, 1991)
  • 1967 Jason Thirsk, American punk rock bassist (Pennywise), born in Hermosa, California (d. 1996)
  • 1968 Helena Christensen, Danish model & photographer (Inferno), born in Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 1969 Bernhard Jr., Prince of Netherlands, born in Nijmegen, Netherlands

DidoDido (51 years old)

1971 English pop singer (No Angel; Eminem's "Stan"), born in London, England

  • 1971 Noel Hogan, Irish musician (Cranberries), born in Moyross, Ireland
  • 1972 Fantasia [Tonya Manley], American dancer & actress (Pump it Up), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1972 Josh Freese, American session and touring rock drummer (Devo; Sting; Nine Inch Nails; Kelly Clarkson), born in Orlando, Florida
  • 1973 Alexandre Trudeau, Canadian journalist, born in Ottawa, Canada
  • 1973 Chris Harris, American professional wrestler, born in Kentucky
  • 1974 Nagma [Nandita Arvind Morarji], Indian actress, born in Mumbai
  • 1975 Hideki Okajima, Japanese baseball pitcher (3 × NPB All-Star; MLB All Star 2007; first Japanese-born pitcher to play in World Series, Game 2 2007 Boston Red Sox; Yomiuri Giants), born in Kyoto Prefecture, Japan
  • 1975 Marcus Trescothick, English cricket batsman (76 Tests, 14 x 100s, HS 219; 123 ODIs; Somerset CCC), born in Keynsham, England
  • 1975 Pardis Sabeti, Iranian-American biologist and geneticist, born in Tehran, Iran
  • 1975 Rob Mariano, American reality show contestant, born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1976 Armin van Buuren, Dutch DJ & producer, born in Leiden, Netherlands
  • 1976 Tuomas Holopainen, Finnish rock keyboardist and songwriter (Nightwish), born in Kitee, Finland
  • 1977 Israel Vázquez, Mexican boxer (WBC, IBF, Lineal Super bantamweight champion), born in Mexico City, Mexico
  • 1977 Jim Greco, American skateboarder (Bakerboys Distribution, Deathwish Skateboards, Hammers), born in New Haven, Connecticut
  • 1977 Uhm Ji-won, South Korean actress, born in Daegu, South Korea
  • 1978 Jeremy Strong, American actor (Succession), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1978 Simon Jones, English cricket fast bowler (18 Tests, 59 wickets, BB 6/53; Glamorgan CCC, Worcestershire CCC, Hampshire CCC), born in Swansea, Wales
  • 1980 Laura Sadler, British actress, born in Ascot, United Kingdom (d. 2003)
  • 1980 Locó [Manuel Armindo Morais Cange], Angolan soccer defender (40 caps; Primeiro de Agosto, Petro Atlético, Santos), born in Luanda, Angola
  • 1980 Marcus Trufant, American football cornerback (Pro Bowl 2007 Seattle Seahawks; Jacksonville Jaguars), born in Tacoma, Washington
  • 1980 Reika Hashimoto, Japanese actress, born in Tokyo, Japan
  • 1981 Katie Wright, American actress, born in Kansas City, Missouri
  • 1981 Meena Lee, South Korean golfer (Canadian Open 2005), born in Jeonju, South Korea
  • 1982 Shawn Andrews, American football offensive lineman (Pro Bowl 2006, 07; First-team All-Pro 2006; Philadelphia Eagles), born in Littleton, Massachusetts
  • 1982 Shystie [Chanel Cali], British rapper-songwriter, born in London Borough of Hackney, United Kingdom
  • 1984 Alastair Cook, English cricket batsman and captain (161 Tests, 33 x 100s, HS 294, 175 catches; Essex CCC), born in Gloucester, England
  • 1984 Georgia Moffett, British actress, born in London, United Kingdom
  • 1984 Jessica Origliasso, Australian singer-songwriter and actress (The Veronicas), born in Albany Creek, Queensland, Australia
  • 1984 Lisa Origliasso, Australian singer-songwriter and actress (The Veronicas), born in Albany Creek, Queensland, Australia
  • 1985 Perdita Weeks, British actress, born in Cardiff, United Kingdom
  • 1987 Demaryius Thomas, American football wide receiver (Super Bowl 2015; 4 × Pro Bowl; Denver Broncos), born in Montrose, Georgia (d. 2021)
  • 1988 Eric Gordon, American basketball guard (NBA 6th Man of the Year, NBA 3-Point Contest champion 2017; Houston Rockets), born in Indianapolis, Indiana

Adut AkechAdut Akech (23 years old)

1999 South Sudanese-Australian model, born in Sudan