CELEBRITY BIRTHDAYS (11/28/11): Jon Stewart 49 - “Daily Show" Superstar

--Apl.de.Ap 37 - Member of the Black Eyed Peas. Real Name: Allan Pineda Lindo, Jr. His stage nameis pronounced "Apple D Ap", by the way …

--Mary Elizabeth Winstead 27 - The sexy brunette from "Scott Pilgrim vs. the World" and this year's prequel to "The Thing". She'll play Mary Todd Lincoln in her next film, "Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter", but you'd also know her as Bruce Willis' daughter in the fourth "Die Hard" film and as the villain in "Sky High". Or not …

--Ryan Kwanten 35 - Sookie's mantastic brother, Jason, on "True Blood" …

--Judd Nelson 52 - My favorite Brat Packer. How ‘bout yours?

--S. Epatha Merkerson 59 - She played Lieutenant Anita Van Buren on the original version of "Law & Order" …

--Ed Harris 61 - He has starred in flicks like "Radio", "Apollo 13", "The Right Stuff", "The Rock" and "The Abyss". He's playing John McCain in the upcoming HBO film "Game Change", which is about the 2008 presidential election ...

--Paul Shaffer 62 - "Late Show" bandleader/ Dave's nutty sidekick …

--Randy Newman 68 - Biggest hits: "Short People" and "I Love L.A." Your kids are probably bigger Randy Newman fans than you are, thanks to his work on the soundtracks to Disney / Pixar movies, like "Toy Story" …