Celebrity birthdays

Dec. 17: Singer-actor Tommy Steele is 81. Keyboardist-singer Art Neville of the Neville Brothers is 80. Actor Bernard Hill is 73. Actor Joel Brooks (“Six Feet Under”) is 68. Singer Paul Rodgers is 68. Singer Wanda Hutchinson of The Emotions is 66. Country singer Sharon White of The Whites is 64. Actor Barry Livingston (“My Three Sons”) is 64. Actor Bill Pullman is 64. Director-producer Peter Farrelly (“There’s Something About Mary,” “Dumb and Dumber”) is 61. Bassist Mike Mills of R.E.M. is 59. Singer Sarah Dallin of Bananarama is 56. Country singer Tracy Byrd is 51. Bassist Duane Propes of Little Texas is 51. Actor Sean Patrick Thomas (“The District”) is 47. Actress Claire Forlani (“Meet Joe Black,” “CSI: NY”) is 46. Drummer Eddie Fisher of OneRepublic is 44. Actress Sarah Paulson (“American Horror Story”) is 43. Singer Ben Goldwasser of MGMT is 35. Actress Shannon Woodward (“Westworld,” “Raising Hope”) is 33. Actress Emma Bell (“The Walking Dead”) is 31. Guitarist Taylor York of Paramore is 28. Actor Graham Rogers (“Quantico”) is 27. Actor-singer Nat Wolff (“The Naked Brothers Band”) is 23.

Dec. 18: Actor Roger Mosley (“Magnum, P.I.”) is 79. Guitarist Keith Richards of The Rolling Stones is 74. Director Steven Spielberg is 71. Movie critic Leonard Maltin is 67. Guitarist Elliot Easton of The Cars is 64. Actor Ray Liotta is 62. Singer Angie Stone is 56. Actor Brad Pitt is 54. Wrestler-actor Stone Cold Steve Austin (“Chain of Command”) is 53. Actor Josh Dallas (“Once Upon A Time”) is 39. Actress Katie Holmes (“Dawson’s Creek”) is 39. Singer Christina Aguilera is 37. Actress Ashley Benson (“Pretty Little Liars”) is 28.

Dec. 19: Actress Cicely Tyson is 93. Actress Elaine Joyce is 74. Actor Tim Reid is 73. Musician John McEuen (Nitty Gritty Dirt Band) is 72. Country singer Janie Fricke is 70. Actor Mike Lookinland (“The Brady Bunch”) is 57. Actress Jennifer Beals is 54. Actress Kristy Swanson is 48. Model Tyson Beckford is 47. Actress Alyssa Milano is 45. Actor Jake Gyllenhaal is 37. Actress Marla Sokoloff (“The Practice”) is 37.

Dec. 20: Actor Tommy Cole (“The Mickey Mouse Club”) is 76. Drummer Bobby Colomby of Blood, Sweat and Tears is 73. Actress Blanche Baker (“Shakedown,” “Holocaust”) is 61. Singer Billy Bragg is 60. Singer-bassist Mike Watt (The Minutemen, fIREHOSE) is 60. Actor Joel Gretsch (“V”) is 54. Country singer Kris Tyler is 53. Singer Chris Robinson (The Black Crowes) is 51. Singer David Cook (“American Idol”) is 35. Actor Jonah Hill is 34. Singer JoJo is 27.

Dec. 21: Country singer Freddie Hart is 91. Talk show host Phil Donahue is 82. Actress Jane Fonda is 80. Singer Carla Thomas is 75. Guitarist Albert Lee is 74. Actor Samuel L. Jackson is 69. Singer Nick Gilder is 67. Actor Dennis Boutsikaris (“Better Call Saul”) is 65. Singer Betty Wright is 64. Country singer Christy Forester of the Forester Sisters is 55. Contemporary Christian singer Natalie Grant is 46. Singer-guitarist Brett Scallions (Fuel) is 46. Singer Lukas Rossi of Rock Star Supernova (TV: “Rock Star: Supernova”) is 41. Actress Rutina Wesley (“True Blood”) is 39. Keyboardist Anna Bulbrook of Airborne Toxic Event is 35. Actor Steven Yeun (“The Walking Dead”) is 34.

Dec. 22: Actor Hector Elizondo is 81. Country singer Red Steagall is 79. Rapper Luther Campbell (2 Live Crew) is 57. Guitarist Chuck Mead (BR549) is 57. Actor Ralph Fiennes is 55. Actress Lauralee Bell (“The Young and the Restless”) is 49. Singer Meghan Trainor is 24.

Dec. 23: Actor Ronnie Schell (“Gomer Pyle, USMC”) is 86. Actor Frederic Forrest (“Lonesome Dove”) is 81. Guitarist Jorma Kaukonen (Jefferson Airplane, Hot Tuna) is 77. Drummer Ron Bushy of Iron Butterfly is 76. Singer Eddie Vedder of Pearl Jam is 53. Jazz trumpeter Irvin Mayfield is 40. Actress Anna Maria Perez de Tagle (“Hannah Montana,” “Camp Rock”) is 27. Actor Spencer Daniels (“Mom”) is 25.