Eddie Vedder is 53 today

Celebrity horoscopes for Dec. 23

  • Dec. 23, 2017 1:30 a.m.

Celebrity Birthdays for Dec. 23:

Singer Eddie Vedder of Pearl Jam is 53.

Pro Football Hall of Fame running back Paul Hornung is 82.

Guitarist Jorma Kaukonen (Jefferson Airplane) is 77.

Actor-comedian Harry Shearer (The Simpsons) is 74.

Guitarist Dave Murray of Iron Maiden is 61.

Actor Spencer Daniels (Mom) is 25.

Broadcaster and former CBC chairman Patrick Watson is 88.

Actor Ronnie Schell (“Gomer Pyle, USMC”) is 86.

Emperor Akihito of Japan is 84.

Actor Frederic Forrest (“Lonesome Dove”) is 81.

Drummer Ron Bushy of Iron Butterfly is 76.

Actress Susan Lucci (“All My Children”) is 71.

Luther Grosvenor, lead guitarist with Spooky Tooth, is 71.

Pro Football Hall of Fame linebacker Jack Ham is 69.

Singer-musician Adrian Belew is 68.

Johnny Contardo of Sha Na Na is 66.

Actress Joan Severance is 59.

Singer Terry Weeks is 54.

Olympic champion speed skater Catriona Le May Doan is 47.

Jazz trumpeter Irvin Mayfield is 40.

Actress Estella Warren is 39.

Singer Esthero is 39.

Actress Elvy Yost is 30.

Actress Anna Maria Perez de Tagle (“Hannah Montana,” “Camp Rock”) is 27.

Also born on this date (death in parentheses):

In 1865, Canadian publisher Joseph E. Atkinson. (May 8, 1948)

In 1908, famed Canadian photographer Yousuf Karsh. (July 13, 2002)

In 1911, actor James Gregory. (Sept. 16, 2002)

In 1917, Canadian poet Miriam Waddington. (March 3, 2004)

In 1918, former German Chancellor Helmut Schmidt. (Nov. 10, 2015)

In 1921, actor Gerald S. O’Loughlin. (July 31, 2015)

In 1923, writer-producer-director Leonard Stern. (June 7, 2011)

In 1929, jazz trumpeter Chet Baker. (May 13, 1988)

In 1929, Canadian soprano Clarice Carson. (May 2, 2015)

In 1935, singer Esther Phillips. (Aug. 7, 1984)

In 1935, British rocker Johnny Kidd. (Oct. 7, 1966)

In 1936, actor James Stacy (“Lancer”). (Sept. 9, 2016)

In 1940, singer Eugene Record (The Chi-Lites). (July 22, 2005)

In 1941, folk singer and songwriter Tim Hardin. (Dec. 29, 1980)

In 1943, actress Elizabeth Hartman. (June 10, 1987)

In 1971, Canadian actor Corey Haim. (March 20, 2010)

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