Celebrity Birthdays for February 24 – Edward James Olmos, George Thorogood and More
Here's a look at some notable birthdays being celebrated today:
Edward James Olmos
Known For: Being the first American-born Latino to receive a Best Actor Oscar nomination for his work in 'Stand and Deliver,' and appearing in TV shows like 'Miami Vice,' 'The West Wing,' 'Battlestar Galactica' and 'Dexter'
Occupation: Singer, Songwriter and Musician
Known For: His hit song 'Bad to the Bone' and popular covers of blues standards including 'Move It On Over,' 'House Rent Boogie/One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer' and 'Who Do You Love?,' and selling 15 million albums worldwide with his group the Delaware Destroyers
Known For: Portraying Brad Majors in the 1975 cult classic film 'The Rocky Horror Picture Show,' Mr. Tyler on the sitcom 'What I Like About You' and New York City Mayor Randall Winston on the sitcom 'Spin City,' and winning a Tony Award for his work in 'The Robber Bridegroom'
Known For: Her role as prissy Charlotte York on HBO's 'Sex and the City' and in the subsequent film franchise, and appearing in movies including 'The Shaggy Dog' and 'Couples Retreat'
Known For: Playing villain Caledon Hockley in 'Titanic,' the title role in 'The Phantom,' John Wheeler in 'Twin Peaks,' Mr. E in 'CQ,' and on Broadway as lawyer Billy Flynn in 'Chicago'