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Kelly Clarkson April 24th, 1982 (38)
Pop singer who gained recognition for winning the first American Idol competition in 2002. Her debut single “A Moment Like This” became the song of the year, as well. In 2018, she became the judge on The Voice. She turned down two full-ride scholarships to the University of Texas and the Berklee College of Music, and later turned down two record deals before winning American Idol. In 2006, she won a Grammy Award for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance for the hit song “Since U Been Gone.” She went on to rank on VH1’s list of 100 Greatest Women in Music. She and Carrie Underwood both gained fame after winning American Idol.
Cedric The Entertainer April 24th, 1964 (56)
Comedian and actor who became known for his role in The Original Kings of Comedy in 2001. He also hosted Who Wants to be a Millionaire and starred on The Soul Man. He voiced characters in the 2002 film Ice Age and the 2005 film Madagascar. In 2018, he began starring on the CBS comedy The Neighborhood. After graduating from Berkeley High School, he toured as a comedian and founded Cedric the Entertainer Charitable Foundation, Inc. He worked as a substitute teacher in his home state of Missouri. He was on The Steve Harvey Show and played Eddie in the Barbershop films. He worked with Spike Lee on The Original Kings of Comedy.
Chipper Jones April 24th, 1972 (48)
Former MLB third baseman who played his entire 19-year career with the Atlanta Braves, hitting 468 career home runs while winning the 1999 National League MVP award and the 2008 NL batting title. He helped lead the Braves to a World Series Championship in 1995. He got his nickname from his family, who saw him as a chip off the old block, referring to his father. He was named to 8 National League All-Star teams from 1996 to 2012. Star pitcher Tom Glavine was named MVP of the 1995 World Series, where Jones and the Braves defeated the Cleveland Indians in 6 games.