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

Jennifer Hudson
Age: 31
Occupation: Singer and Actress
Known For: Winning a Best Supporting Actress Oscar for ‘Dreamgirls,’ losing several members of her family in a tragic 2008 multiple murder, and dropping an enormous amount of weight after becoming a spokesperson for Weight Watchers

Paul Walker
Age: 39
Occupation: Actor
Known For: 'The Fast And The Furious' movies

Jason Statham
Age: 45
Occupation: Actor
Known For: Being the bad-ass in the 'Transporter' and 'Crank' movies, and, most recently, the bad-ass knife expert Lee Christmas in 'The Expendables' movies

Joe Pantoliano
Age: 61
Occupation: Actor
Known For: Being the backstabber in 'The Matrix,' devious Teddy in 'Memento,' and Ralphie "Headless" Cifaretto on 'The Sopranos'

Linda Gray
Age: 72
Occupation: Actress
Known For: Her role as Sue Ellen on 'Dallas' then and now

Benjamin McKenzie
Age: 34
Occupation: Actor
Known For: Playing Ryan Atwood in the television series 'The O.C.' and Ben Sherman in 'Southland'

Louis C.K.
Age: 45
Occupation: Actor, Screenwriter, and Comedian
Known For: A dry, acerbic and hilariously angry comedic style, and writing, directing and starring in the Emmy-nominated FX series ‘Louie’

Jennifer Nettles
Age: 38
Occupation: Singer
Known For: Being half of the country duo known as Sugarland, and a judge/mentor/performer on ABC's 'Duets'