Born In March
Posted 10 February 2009 - 11:14 AM
1) March 2: Jon Bon Jovi
Rock musician Jon Bon Jovi was born in New Jersey in 1962 as John Bongiovi. He changed his name when he signed his first record contract. His band, Bon Jovi, was huge in the 1980s. His hits included Runaway and You Give Love a Bad Name.
2)March 6: Ed McMahon and Shaquille O’Neal
Ed McMahon began his career co-hosting the Tonight Show. He was born in 1923 and is most famous for knocking on doors of unsuspecting winners as the spokesman of American Family Publishing sweepstakes.
Miami Heat NBA basketball pro Shaquille O’Neal was born in 1972. This 7-foot, 1-inch player wears a size 22 shoe and is referred to as Shaq.
Posted 10 February 2009 - 12:06 PM
1. March 12: Liza Minelli
Actress Judy Garland gave birth to Liza Minelli in 1946. Liza took after her mom and became an award-winning actress, singer and dancer. She is well-known for her live revues.
2. March 15: Eva Longoria
Eva Jacqueline Longoria was born on March 15, 1975 in Corpus Christi, Texas. The youngest of three sisters, Miss Longoria recently became Mrs. Eva Longoria Parker after proudly adopting the name of her San Antonio Spur's husband, Tony Parker.
Posted 11 February 2009 - 04:34 PM
Queen Latifah 18 March:
Musician and actress Dana Elaine Owens was born in 1970 in New Jersey. Her Muslim cousin called her Latifah (meaning nice) since she was eight years old. She later adopted Queen Latifah as her stage name. Her most recent movie is Hairspray. The film also stars, among others, tween idol Zac Efron, Amanda Bynes, Michelle Pfeiffer and John Travolta.
Glenn Close 19 March:
Award-winning actress Glenn Close (born in 1947) is known for her numerous roles including the psychotic book editor Alex in Fatal Attraction and Cruella de Vil in 101 Dalmations. Her career includes films, television and Broadway performances.
Bruce Willis 19 March:
Bruce Willis began his career on Broadway and quickly became a hit action hero on the big screen. He was born in 1955 on a military base in Germany. He starred in the television series Moonlighting and made a successful transition into movies.
Posted 12 February 2009 - 03:33 PM
Actor Matthew Broderick has acted on the big screen and on Broadway. He was born to actor James Wilke Broderick and playwright Patricia Biow, a playwright, in 1962. His most memorable role was Ferris in the 1980s hit Ferris Bueller’s Day Off.
Talk show host and comedienne Rosie O'Donnell was born in 1962. She is well-known for her strong opinions, and currently appears on the ABC show, The View
Star Trek actor William Shatner was born in Canada in 1931. Besides acting, Shatner can add author, producer, director, singer and Priceline.com spokesman to his resume.
Laura Jeanne Reese Witherspoon was born in 1976. She starred in Election, Legally Blonde and Sweet Home Alabama. In 2006, she won an Academy Award for her portrayal of June Carter Cash in Walk the Line.