Happy Friday and Memorial Day weekend! Now here we go with our top 3 Celebrity Birthdays on May 22nd!!! And as always if today is your birthday…HAPPY BIRTHDAY.
Before we start, we at AEE want to give a huge Happy Birthday shoutout to one of our own Josh DeBord! Josh is a huge part of the team as he writes the 5 things we learned during wrestling events and he co-hosts the podcast Regularly Scheduled Hostilities! You can check both out here on the site. He is also the current RSH Money In The Bank holder!! Have a great day and weekend Buddy!
Also big Happy Birthday Shoutout to my dear friend Ginger and one of my best buds Ray! Enjoy your weekend!!!
Daniel Bryan May 22nd, 1981 (39)
WWE wrestler who became a multiple-time WWE Champion and also won the World Heavyweight Championship as well as The US Championship. He’s also a WWE Tag Team Champion. He began training at the Texas Wrestling Academy after graduating from high school. He is considered one of the Founding Fathers of Ring of Honor wrestling. He married fellow wrestler Brie Bella in 2014. They had a daughter named Birdie in 2017 and are currently expecting their second child.
He trained with Shawn Michaels at the Texas Wrestling Academy.
Naomi Campbell May 22nd, 1970 (50)
Fashion model, activist, and UNESCO volunteer who, in the 1980s and 1990s, helped popularize the term “supermodel.” She appeared on the 40th anniversary cover of Essence in 2011. When she was 10 years old, she studied ballet at the Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts and was discovered when she was 15. She had a long-time feud with fellow model Tyra Banks. She was in Michael Jackson’s video for “In the Closet.” She dated Mike Tyson and Robert De Niro. She became engaged to U2 bassist Adam Clayton in 1993 but broke it off in 1994. She is the daughter of Jamaican-born dancer Valerie Morris. She and Kate Moss helped spearhead the supermodel era.
Julian Edelman May 22nd, 1986 (34)
Wide receiver who made his NFL debut in 2009 for the New England Patriots and helped the team win Super Bowls XLIX, LI, and LIII. He was named Super Bowl MVP of Super Bowl LIII after catching 10 passes for 141 yards. He played one year of college football at College of San Mateo, and three years at Kent State University. In college he was a quarterback, but after being selected in the 7th round of the 2009 NFL draft, he converted to wide receiver. He was born in Redwood City, California. He had a daughter named Lily with Swedish model Ella Rose in 2016. He later dated supermodel Adriana Lima. He became a favorite target of Tom Brady on the Patriots.