Here’s a look at some notable birthdays being celebrated today:

Wesley Snipes
Age: 50
Occupation: Actor, Producer and Inmate
Known For: Playing the title character in the ‘Blade’ film trilogy, other roles in ‘New Jack City,’ ‘To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar’ and ‘U.S. Marshals,’ and currently serving a three-year sentence for income tax evasion

J. K. Rowling
Age: 47
Occupation: Author
Known For: Writing the phenomenally popular ‘Harry Potter’ novels which became the best-selling book series in history and spawned the incredibly popular movie series, having an estimated net worth of $1 billion, and her vast philanthropy work

B.J. Novak
Age: 33
Occupation: Actor
Known For: Playing the part of Ryan on 'The Office'

Mark Cuban
Age: 54
Occupation: Billionaire
Known For: Controversial but charismatic owner of the Dallas Mavericks, "shark" investor on the TV show 'Shark Tank'  

Dean Cain
Age: 46
Occupation: Actor
Known For: Playing Clark Kent/Superman in the 1990s TV series ‘Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman,’ appearances in a lot of movies you’ve probably never heard of, and guest-starring stints on shows like ‘Law & Order: SVU,’ ‘Frasier’ and ‘CSI: Miami’