Celebrity birthdays for the week of July 5-11

Staff Writer

The Associated Press

July 5: Actress Katherine Helmond is 86. Actress Shirley Knight is 79. Singer-musician Robbie Robertson is 72. Julie Nixon Eisenhower is 67. Rock star Huey Lewis is 65. Baseball Hall-of-Fame pitcher Rich "Goose" Gossage is 64. Country musician Charles Ventre is 63. Singer-songwriter Marc Cohn is 56. Actor John Marshall Jones is 53. Actor Dorien Wilson is 53. Actress Edie Falco is 52. Actress Jillian Armenante is 51. Actress Kathryn Erbe is 50. Actor Michael Stuhlbarg is 47. Country musician Brent Flynn (Flynnville Train) is 46. Rapper RZA is 46. Rhythm-and-blues singer Joe is 42. Rock musician Bengt Lagerberg (The Cardigans) is 42. Actor Dale Godboldo is 40. Rapper Bizarre is 39. Rock singer Jason Wade (Lifehouse) is 35. Actor Ryan Hansen is 34. Country musician Dave Haywood (Lady Antebellum) is 33. Rock musician Nick O'Malley (Arctic Monkeys) is 30. Actor Jason Dolley is 24.

July 6: Actor William Schallert is 93. Singer-actress Della Reese is 84. Actor Ned Beatty is 78. Singer Gene Chandler is 75. Country singer Jeannie Seely is 75. Actor Burt Ward is 70. Actor-director Sylvester Stallone is 69. Actor Fred Dryer is 69. Actress Shelley Hack is 68. Actress Nathalie Baye is 67. Actor Geoffrey Rush is 64. Actress Allyce Beasley is 64. Rock musician John Bazz (The Blasters) is 63. Actor Grant Goodeve is 63. Country singer Nanci Griffith is 62. Jazz musician Rick Braun is 60. Actor Casey Sander is 60. Country musician John Jorgenson is 59. Actress-writer Jennifer Saunders is 57. Rock musician John Keeble (Spandau Ballet) is 56. Actor Brian Posehn is 49. Actor Brian Van Holt is 46. Rapper Inspectah Deck (Wu-Tang Clan) is 45. TV host Josh Elliott is 44. Rapper 50 Cent is 40. Actress Tia Mowry is 37. Actress Tamera Mowry is 37. Comedian-actor Kevin Hart is 36. Actress Eva Green is 35. Actor Gregory Smith is 32. Rock musician Chris "Woody" Wood (Bastille) is 30. Rock singer Kate Nash is 28. Actor Jeremy Suarez is 25.

July 7: Bandleader Doc Severinsen is 88. Drummer Ringo Starr is 75. Bassist Jim Rodford (Argent) is 74. Singer-guitarist Warren Entner of the Grass Roots is 72. Actor Joe Spano is 69. Singer David Hodo of The Village People is 68. Country singer Linda Williams is 68. Actress Shelley Duvall is 66. Actress Roz Ryan ("Amen") is 64. Actor Billy Campbell ("Once and Again") is 56. Bassist Mark White of the Spin Doctors is 53. Singer-songwriter Vonda Shepard ("Ally McBeal") is 52. Comedian Jim Gaffigan is 49. Bassist Ricky Kinchen of Mint Condition is 49. Actress Amy Carlson ("Blue Bloods") is 47. Actress Jorja Fox ("CSI") is 47. Actress Cree Summer ("A Different World") is 46. Actor Troy Garity ("Barbershop") is 42. Actress Berenice Bejo ("The Artist") is 39. Actor Hamish Linklater ("The New Adventures of Old Christine") is 39. Actor Ross Malinger ("Sleepless in Seattle") is 31. Drummer Ashton Irwin (5 Seconds to Summer) is 21.

July 8: Singer Steve Lawrence is 80. Actor Jeffrey Tambor ("Arrested Development," ''The Larry Sanders Show") is 71. Actress Kim Darby is 68. Children's singer Raffi is 67. Actress Anjelica Huston is 64. Actor Kevin Bacon is 57. Country singer Toby Keith is 54. Guitarist Graham Jones of Haircut 100 is 54. Keyboardist Andy Fletcher of Depeche Mode is 54. Singer Joan Osborne is 53. Actor Billy Crudup ("Almost Famous") is 47. Actor Michael Weatherly ("NCIS," ''Dark Angel") is 47. Singer Beck is 45. Country singer Drew Womack of Sons of the Desert is 45. Guitarist Stephen Mason of Jars of Clay is 40. Actor Milo Ventimiglia ("Heroes," ''Gilmore Girls") is 38. Actress Sophia Bush ("One Tree Hill") is 33. Guitarist Jamie Cook of Arctic Monkeys is 30. Actor Jaden Smith ("The Pursuit of Happyness") is 17.

July 9: Actor James Hampton ("F Troop") is 79. Actor Brian Dennehy is 77. Actor Richard Roundtree is 73. Actor Chris Cooper is 64. TV personality-turned-musician John Tesh is 63. Country singer David Ball is 62. Singer Debbie Sledge of Sister Sledge is 61. Actor Jimmy Smits is 60. Actor Tom Hanks is 59. Singer Marc Almond of Soft Cell is 58. Actress Kelly McGillis is 58. Singer Jim Kerr of Simple Minds is 56. Singer Courtney Love is 51. Bassist Frank Bello of Anthrax is 50. Actor David O'Hara ("The District") is 50. Drummer Xavier Muriel of Buckcherry is 47. Actor Scott Grimes ("ER," ''Party of Five") is 44. Musician Jack White is 40. Musician Isaac Brock (Modest Mouse) is 40. Actor Fred Savage is 39. Singer Dan Estrin of Hoobastank is 39. Actress Linda Park ("Jurassic Park 3") is 37. Singer-actress Kiely Williams of 3LW ("Cheetah Girls" films) is 29. Actor Mitchel Musso ("Hannah Montana") is 24. Actress Georgie Henley ("The Chronicles of Narnia") is 20.

July 10: Singer Mavis Staples is 76. Actor Mills Watson ("B.J. and the Bear," ''Lobo") is 75. Guitarist Jerry Miller of Moby Grape is 72. Actor Ron Glass ("Barney Miller") is 70. Actress Sue Lyon is 69. Folk singer Arlo Guthrie is 68. Bassist Dave Smalley of The Raspberries is 66. Singer Neil Tennant of the Pet Shop Boys is 61. Banjo player Bela Fleck of Bela Fleck and the Flecktones is 57. Drummer Shaw Wilson of BR549 is 55. Guitarist Peter DiStefano of Porno for Pyros is 50. Actor Alec Mapa ("Ugly Betty" ''Half & Half") is 50. Actor Gale Harold ("Hellcats") is 46. Country singer Gary LeVox of Rascal Flatts is 45. Actress Sofia Vergara ("Modern Family") is 43. Singer Imelda May is 41. Actor Adrian Grenier ("Entourage," ''Cecil B. DeMented") is 39. Actor Chiwetel Ejiofor ("12 Years a Slave") is 38. Actress Gwendoline Yeo ("Desperate Housewives") is 38. Actor Thomas Ian Nicholas ("American Pie") is 35. Singer Jessica Simpson is 35. Bassist John Spiker of Filter is 34. Actress Heather Hemmens ("Hellcats") is 31. Rapper-singer Angel Haze is 24. Singer Perrie Edwards of Little Mix is 22.

July 11: Actor Tab Hunter is 84. Singer Jeff Hanna of the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band is 69. Ventriloquist Jay Johnson ("Soap") is 66. Actor Bruce McGill ("Animal House") is 65. Singer Bonnie Pointer of the Pointer Sisters is 65. Actor Stephen Lang is 63. Actress Mindy Sterling ("Austin Powers") is 62. Actress Sela Ward is 59. Singer Peter Murphy of Bauhaus is 58. Reggae singer Michael Rose of Black Uhuru is 58. Actor Mark Lester ("Oliver") is 57. Guitarist Richie Sambora of Bon Jovi is 56. Singer Suzanne Vega is 56. Actress Lisa Rinna ("Days of Our Lives") is 52. Bassist Scott Shriner of Weezer is 50. Actress Debbe Dunning ("Home Improvement") is 49. Actor Greg Grunberg ("Heroes," ''Alias," ''Felicity") is 49. Actor Justin Chambers ("Grey's Anatomy") is 45. Actress Leisha Hailey ("The L Word") is 44. Actor Michael Rosenbaum ("Smallville") is 43. Rapper Lil Kim is 40. Singer Ben Gibbard of Death Cab For Cutie is 39. Rapper Lil' Zane is 33.