Casey Affleck - 37 (Ben's much more talented little brother. He's Virgil in "Ocean's 11", "Ocean's 12" and "Ocean's 13" . . . hairless Morgan O'Malley in "Good Will Hunting" . . . and starred in "The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford".)
Rebecca Gayheart - 41 ( "Scream 2" and the Showtime series "Dead Like Me". "Grey's Anatomy" stud Eric Dane schtupps her real good.)
Pete Sampras - 41 (Tennis stud. He gets to schtupp Bridgette Wilson ANYTIME HE WANTS TO.)
Yvette Nicole Brown, Actress ("Community"), turns 41
Britt Morgan - 49 (Mattress actress who's starred in such materpiece cinema classics , including . . . "Throbbin Hood", "The Flintbones", "One Wife to Give", "Pornochio" AND "Two In The Bush".)
Bruce Greenwood - 56 (The president in "National Treasure 2", John F. Kennedy in "Thirteen Days" and Christopher Pike in the latest "Star Trek" movie.) (Pike was the captain of the Enterprise before Kirk.)
Pat Metheny, Jazz guitarist, turns 58
Sam Jones - 58 (Star of 1980's CLASSIC "Flash Gordon" movie . . . featuring Queen in the soundtrack . . !)
Kid Creole - 62 (Of Kid Creole & The Coconuts fame.)
MARK KNOPFLER - 63 (Dire Straits .)
JOHN HALL 67 UCLA Music theater Professor for 35 years!
George Hamilton - 73 (THE star of "Zorro, The Gay Blade"
and "Love At First Bite". Famous for being freakishly tan. He lost on the 2nd season of "Dancing with the Stars".had some skin cancer removed.Go figure!)
1851 Isaac Singer was granted a patent on his sewing machine.
1880 Baseball Hall of Famer Christy Mathewson was born in Factoryville, Pa.
1898 The peace protocol ending the Spanish-American War was signed.
1898 Hawaii was formally annexed to the United States.
1944 Joseph P. Kennedy Jr., eldest son of Joseph and Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy, was killed when an explosives-laden Navy plane blew up over England during World War II.
1953 The Soviet Union conducted a secret test of its first hydrogen bomb.
1960 The first balloon satellite, Echo 1, was launched by the United States from Cape Canaveral, Fla.
1966 John Lennon apologized at a news conference in Chicago for saying "the Beatles are more popular than Jesus."
1977 The space shuttle Enterprise passed its first solo flight test by taking off atop a Boeing 747, separating and then touching down in California's Mojave Desert.
1981 IBM introduced its first personal computer, the model 5150.
1998 Swiss banks agreed to pay $1.25 billion as restitution to Holocaust survivors to settle claims for their assets.
2000 The Russian nuclear submarine Kursk and its 118-man crew were lost during naval exercises in the Barents Sea.
2004 New Jersey Gov. James E. McGreevey announced his resignation and proclaimed himself "a gay American."
2004 The California Supreme Court voided the nearly 4,000 same-sex marriages sanctioned in San Francisco earlier in the year.