Today’s birthdays - Sunday, Nov. 12


Playwright-actor Wallace Shawn (”The Princess Bride”) is 74. Singer Brian Hyland is 74. Keyboardist Booker T. Jones of Booker T. and the MG’s is 73. Sportscaster Al Michaels is 73. Singer Neil Young is 72. Guitarist Buck Dharma of Blue Oyster Cult is 70. Country singer Barbara Fairchild is 67. Actress Megan Mullally (”Will and Grace”) is 59. Actor Sam Lloyd (”Scrubs”) is 54. Bassist David Ellefson (Megadeth) is 53. Actress Rebecca Wisocky (”Devious Maids”) is 46. Actress Tamala Jones (”Castle,” ‘’The Brothers”) is 43. Actress Angela Watson (”Step by Step”) is 43. Singer Tevin Campbell is 41. Actress Ashley Williams (”Huff,” ‘’Good Morning, Miami”) is 39. Actress Cote de Pablo (”NCIS”) is 38. Actor Ryan Gosling is 37. Bassist Chris Huffman of Casting Crowns is 37. Actress Anne Hathaway is 35. Singer Omarion (B2K) is 33. Drummer Griffin Goldsmith of Dawes is 27.



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