Happy thirsty Thursday it’s almost the freakin weekend AEE Universe!! Here we go with the our celebrity birthdays for April 16th!
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First off a very Happy Heavenly Birthday to Tejano pop singer Selena who tragically passed on March 31st, 1995 (23).
Martin Lawrence April 16th, 1965 (55)
Comedic actor who starred alongside Will Smith in Bad Boys and is also known for his roles in such films as Big Momma’s House and Blue Streak. He won the NAACP Image Award for his work on the TV series Martin. His father John Lawrence was serving in the U.S. military in Frankfurt, Germany when he was born, but he was mostly raised in Maryland. In his youth, he worked an array of jobs to help support his family and became a Mid-Atlantic Golden Gloves boxing contender. After suffering an eye injury, he reconsidered his dream of becoming a professional boxer. He married former Miss Virginia Patricia Southall in 1995 and divorced her in 1996. In 2010, he married Shamicka Gibbs, whom he divorced in 2012. He has three daughters named Amara, Iyanna and Jasmine.
Chance The Rapper April 16th,1993
Chicago rapper who rose to prominence following a series of acclaimed mixtapes, including 2013’s Acid Rap. In December of 2013 he was featured on the Justin Bieber song “Confident,” which rose to the #41 spot on the Billboard Charts. He won three Grammy Awards in 2017 following the release of his critically acclaimed album Coloring Book. He released his first mixtape, called 10 Day, during a 10-day suspension from school. He was included on XXL Magazine’s list of 2013 Freshman Class Nominees, meant to honor the best up-and-coming MC’s. His parents were supportive of his decision to become a rapper. His younger brother is fellow rapper Taylor Bennett. He has a daughter named Kensli. In 2019, he married Kirsten Corley. He says that The College Dropout by Kanye West was the first hip-hop album he ever heard.
Vicki Guerrero April 16th, 1968 (52)
Fiery WWE manager known for her trademark catchphrase “Excuse me!” She was first introduced to wrestling audiences as the wife of wrestler Eddie Guerrero. She made her first appearance on WWE in 2005 in a storyline involving Eddie Guerrero and Rey Mysterio. She occasionally would wrestle in the WWE Diva’s Division. She was married to Eddie Guerrero from 1990 to 2005. She remarried Kris Benson in 2015. She has two daughters, Sherilyn and Shaul, AKA Raquel Diaz. In the early 2010s, she managed wrestler Dolph Ziggler.
Rapper Akon (47), NBA Star Kareem Abdul Jabbar (73), Patriots head coach Bill Belichick (68), MMA Fight Nate Diaz (35), Actor Jon Cryer (55), and Pope Benedict XVI (93)