Celebrity Birthdays for November 12 – Neil Young, Ryan Gosling and More
Here's a look at some notable birthdays being celebrated today:
Occupation: Singer, Songwriter, and Musician
Known For: Co-founding the band Buffalo Springfield, which was known for songs such as 'For What It's Worth,' later joining the legendary Crosby, Stills & Nash on Top 20 singles like 'Woodstock' and 'Teach Your Children,' the solo recordings 'Cinnamon Girl' and 'Heart of Gold,' and being a two-time inductee into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
Known For: His childhood work on 'The Mickey Mouse Club,' an Oscar-nominated role in 'Half Nelson,' critically-acclaimed work in the quirky 'Lars and the Real Girl' and as a frazzled husband in 'Blue Valentine,' and other films such as 'Crazy, Stupid, Love,' 'Drive,' and 'The Ides of March'
Occupation: Actress and Singer
Known For: Her Emmy-winning role as the hilariously self-centered Karen Walker on the sitcom 'Will & Grace,' guest-starring on shows such as 'Parks and Recreation,' '30 Rock,' and 'The New Adventures of Old Christine,' and appearing on Broadway in 'Grease,' 'How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying,' and 'Young Frankenstein'
Occupation: Pitifully Sad Fallen Star
Known For: Winning the 1991 US Figure Skating Championships, being the first American woman to land a triple axel jump in competition, and then throwing away her promising career when she conspired with her ex-husband and others to physically attack her competitor Nancy Kerrigan
Known For: Films such as 'The Princess Diaries,' 'Brokeback Mountain,' 'The Devil Wears Prada,' and 'Rachel Getting Married,' her upcoming role as Catwoman in 'The Dark Knight Rises,' and a disastrous turn as co-host of the 2010 Oscar ceremony