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

 Kyle Chandler
Age: 48
Occupation: Actor
Known For: Starring role on the TV show 'Friday Night Lights,' and in the movie 'Super 8'

Jimmie Johnson
Age: 37
Occupation: NASCAR Driver
Known For: Being the only driver in NASCAR history to win five consecutive championships,  and being the first race driver to become the Associated Press Male Athlete of the Year

Cassandra Peterson
Age: 61
Occupation: Television Personality
Known For: Her on-screen horror hostess character "Elvira, Mistress of the Dark," her black, cleavage-enhancing gowns, and her snarky wit

Kevin Clash
Age: 52
Occupation: Puppeteer, Voice Actor
Known For: Being the voice of the loveable Elmo on 'Sesame Street'