Celebrity Birthdays for January 3 – Mel Gibson, Eli Manning and More
Here's a look at some notable birthdays being celebrated today:
Occupation: Actor, Director and Tabloid Moneymaker
Known For: Appearing in the 'Mad Max' and 'Lethal Weapon' movie franchises, winning an Oscar for directing 'Braveheart,' repeatedly spewing homophobic, antisemitic, racist and misogynistic comments, and recently losing $400 million in what's been called the most expensive divorce in Hollywood history
Occupation: Professional Football Player
Known For: Being part of the Manning football dynasty along with older brother Peyton and father Archie, and winning the MVP award in Super Bowl XLII after making more than one astonishing play to lead the New York Giants to victory over the previously-undefeated New England Patriots
Occupation: Singer, Songwriter and Musician
Known For: Co-founding Buffalo Springfield and Crosby, Stills and Nash, being the first person to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame twice on the same night for his work with both bands, and writing great songs like 'For What It's Worth'
John Paul Jones
Occupation: Musician, Songwriter and Producer
Known For: Co-founding Led Zeppelin with Jimmy Page, being the bassist, mandolinist and keyboardist for the band, and currently being part of Them Crooked Vultures with Dave Grohl
Occupation: Actress, Author and Entrepreneur
Known For: Playing Pamela Barnes Ewing on 'Dallas,' founding the Principal Secret line of skin care products, and writing bestsellers like 'The Body Principal'