Happy Taco Tuesday! Now here we go with our Top 3 Celebrity Birthdays on May 19th!!! As always, if today is your birthday…
Marshmello May 19th, 1992 (28)
Prolific music producer is known by the pseudonyms Dotcom and Marshmello, the latter of which he dresses up as a white-clad bucket-headed marshmallow. In 2017, his song “Alone” reached the US Billboard Hot 100 charts. Subsequently, he collaborated with Selena Gomez on the hit song “Wolves.” He posted his first song called “WaVeZ” as an original mix on his SoundCloud in March of 2015. Shortly thereafter he started gaining support from known DJs including Skrillex. He has gained notoriety by remixing songs by renowned artists such as Zedd and Jack U. His full name is Chris Comstock; he has kept his identity a secret. He’s a Philadelphia native; but he later moved to Los Angeles, California. He has been romantically linked to Instagram star Kelsey Calemine. Dotcom and Ookay were featured on the Yultron single “Tempura Roll.”
Sam Smith May 19th, 1992 (28)
English pop artist who broke onto the dance scene as a featured artist on the 2012 single “Latch” by electronic duo Disclosure. They were named Best New Artist at the 2015 Grammys and their single “Stay With Me” won Song of the Year. They and their siblings were raised in the town of Bishops Stortford, Hertfordshire. They were a student at St. Mary’s Catholic School before starting their singing career in 2012. Their vocals were also featured on the #1 Naughty Boy single “La La La.” Their father was a stay-at-home-dad and their mother, a successful banker. They came out as gay in May 2014 and began dating Jay Camilleri in 2016. They then had a relationship with Brandon Flynn from 2017 until 2018. They have also dated actor Jonathan Zeizel and dancer Khasan Brailsford. In March 2015, they recorded an alternate version of their single “Lay Me Down,” featuring vocals from John Legend.
Kevin Garnett May 19th, 1976 (44)
2004 NBA MVP was drafted straight out of high school by the Minnesota Timberwolves in 1995 and spent 12 seasons with the team before a trade sent him to the Boston Celtics in 2007. He helped lead the Celtics to an NBA title in 2008. Growing up, he would sneak out of his bedroom window at night to play pick-up games at a nearby park. He was named NBA Defensive Player of the Year in 2008 and was selected to 15 All-Star games between 1997 and 2013. He appeared on the cover of Sports Illustrated with legendary Celtics player Bill Russell following the team’s 2008 championship.
Happy Heavenly Birthday to WWF Star Andre The Giant and Civil Rights Leader Malcolm X!
Notable Mentions: JoJo Siwa 17, Yo Gotti 39, and Grace Jones 72,