Happy Thursday, wow another fast week who is ready for some football?! Here we go with our Top 3 Celebrity birthdays on September 17th! As always if today is your birthday……from all of us at All Everything Entertainment Happy Birthday!
Patrick Mahomes II September 17th, 1995 (25)
NFL quarterback who was selected 10th overall in the 2017 NFL Draft by the Kansas City Chiefs. He was named NFL MVP after throwing for over 5,000 yards and 50 touchdowns in 2018. The following year, he was named Super Bowl MVP after leading the Chiefs to victory in Super Bowl LIV. He played football, basketball and baseball at Whitehouse High School. He once threw a 16 strikeout no-hitter in senior year. He was the Maxpreps Male Athlete of the Year for 2013-2014. He was drafted by the Detroit Tigers in the 37th round of the 2014 MLB Draft, but did not sign. He was a Sammy Baugh Trophy recipient in 2016 as the quarterback of the Texas Tech Red Raiders. He set the NCAA record for single-game yards of total offense with 819 in 2016, and tied a single-game passing yardage record that same game with 734. His father Pat Mahomes played in the MLB from 1992 to 2003. He has a sister named Mia and a brother named Jackson. He began dating his longtime girlfriend Brittany Matthews during his sophomore year of high school. The two got engaged in 2020. He was coached by Kliff Kingsbury as a member of the Texas Tech Red Raiders.
Flo Rida September 17th, 1974 (41)
Rapper known for “Low,” which hit #1 on the U.S. Billboard in 2008, and “Right Round,” which broke a record for digital sales. His 2012 song “Whistle” off of his fourth studio album Wild Ones became his third single to reach the number one position on the Billboard Hot 100. He studied international business management while attending the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, but left after talking to a scout from Poe Boy Entertainment. His debut album, Mail on Sunday, was released in 2008 and rose to #4 spot on the U.S. Billboard chart. His mother raised him alongside his seven sisters, and his brother-in-law worked with the rap group 2 Live Crew. He dated Melyssa Ford in 2013. His debut single, “Low,” featured T-Pain and became a number-one hit.
Alexander Ovechkin September 17th, 1985 (35)
All-Star winger who in 2013 became the eighth player in NHL history to win the Hart Trophy for league MVP three times. In 2016, he became the fifth-fastest player to score 500 career goals as well as the first Russian player to tally 500 career goals. He won his first Stanley Cup Championship with the Washington Capitals in 2018. He began playing in professional Russian hockey leagues at the age of 16. He was selected first overall in the 2004 NHL Draft by the Washington Capitals and named to his first All-Star team in 2007. He led the NHL in goals back to back seasons with 65 in 2007-08 and 56 in 2008-09. His older brother Sergei, who tragically died in a car accident when Alexander was 10, originally inspired Alexander’s passion for hockey. He married Anastasia Shubskaya in 2016 and he has two sons named Sergei and Ilya. He and Sidney Crosby were the first overall picks in consecutive drafts and quickly became two of the game’s brightest stars.
Notable Mentions: Jimmie Johnson 45, and Jon Walker 35!