Birthday wishes go out to Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson, David Beckham and all the other celebrities with birthdays today. Check out our slideshow below to see photos of famous people turning a year older on May 2nd and learn an interesting fact about each of them.
Actress Christine Baranski turns 69
Fun fact: Appeared in an episode of “All My Children’ and ‘Another World’ early in her career
Actor and pro wrestler Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson turns 49
Fun fact: Is a cousin of several other wrestlers including Roman Reigns and Yokozuna
Soccer star David Beckham turns 46
Fun fact: Appeared in an episode of the final season of ‘Modern Family’
Actress Ellie Kemper turns 41
Fun fact: Is married to writer and producer Michael Koman
More celebrities with birthdays today
Singer Englebert Humperdinck is 85. Country singer R.C. Bannon is 76. Actor David Suchet (TV’s “Poirot”) is 75. Country singer Larry Gatlin is 73. Singer Lou Gramm of Foreigner is 71. Singer Angela Bofill is 67. Actor Brian Tochi (“Revenge of the Nerds,” ″Police Academy”) is 62. Actor Elizabeth Berridge (“The John Larroquette Show”) is 59. Country singer Ty Herndon is 59. Actor Mitzi Kapture (“The Young and the Restless,” “Baywatch”) is 59. TV commentator Mika Brzezinski is 54. Singer Jeff Gutt of Stone Temple Pilots is 45. Actor Jenna Von Oy (“Blossom”) is 44. Actor Kumail Nanjiani (TV’s “Silicon Valley,” film’s “The Big Sick”) is 43. Actor Robert Buckley (“One Tree Hill”) is 40. Actor Gaius Charles (“Grey’s Anatomy”) is 38. Singer Lily Allen is 36. Guitarist Jim Almgren of Carolina Liar is 35. Actor Kay Panabaker (“No Ordinary Family,” ″Summerland”) is 31.
Other popular or historical birthdays on May 2nd
Catherine the Great, Russian empress
Abraham Gesner, invented kerosene
Manfred Freiherr von Richthofen, WW1 flying ace (The Red Baron)