It is Tuesday but feels like a Monday! Now here we go with the Top 3 Celebrity Birthdays on May 26th!!! And as always if today is your birthday….
Happy Heavenly Birthday to “The Duke” John Wayne, singer Miles Davis, and former WWE Diva Search winner Ashley Massaro!
Lenny Kravitz May 26th, 1964 (56)
Funk and rock artist who won every Grammy Award for Best Male Rock Vocal Performance from 1999 to 2002 and gained fame for his cover of The Guess Who’s song “American Woman.” He plays Cinna in the Hunger Games film series. He began playing makeshift drums when he was three and became inspired to be an artist after seeing The Jackson 5 perform. On December 1, 2011, he became an Officer of the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres. He married Lisa Bonet on November 16, 1987 and divorced her on April 12, 1993. He began dating model Barbara Fialho in 2018. His daughter Zoe became an actress. He sang “Use Me” on Mick Jagger’s 1993 album Wandering Spirit.
Lauryn Hill May 26th, 1975 (45)
Singer who has been a member of the Fugees and who won a Grammy Award for Best New Artist in 1998. She released the hit album The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill, which featured “Doo Wop (That Thing).” She was a high school cheerleader and friend of Zac Braff’s at Columbia High School. One of her first performances was singing the Star-Spangled Banner for sports events. She and The Fugees released the #1 album The Score in 1996. She had five children born from her relationship with Rohan Marley named Zion David Marley, Selah Louise Marley, Joshua Omaru Marley, John Nesta Marley, and Sarah Marley. She used to date fellow Fugee Wyclef Jean.
Hank Williams Jr. May 26th, 1949 (71)
Country superstar known for the hit “All My Rowdy Friends Are Coming Over Tonight,” which served as the opening theme for Monday Night Football from 1989 to 2011. He’s the son of country legend Hank Williams. He followed in the footsteps of his late father at a young age and started singing when he was eight years old. His song was ultimately pulled from Monday Night Football after an appearance on Fox & Friends in which he described President Obama and John Boehner playing golf together as being “like Hitler played golf with Netanyahu.” He married his third wife, Mary Jane Thomas, in 1990. He was previously married to Gwen Yeargain and Becky White. He has five children, three daughters named Holly, Hilary and Katharine and two sons named Samuel and Hank III. He has recorded music with Merle Haggard.
Notable Mentions: Scott Disick 37, Stevie Nick’s 71, Jaheim 42, and the Great Bobcat Goldthwait 58!!!