KISS-FM wishes Happy Birthday this week to several of our favorite entertainers and household names, including actor/comedian Cedric “The Entertainer”, who turns 48 years old on Tuesday, April 24th. The legendary lady of song, Barbara Streisand celebrates her 69th birthday, the very first “American Idol, singer Kelly Clarkson will be 29, and former Rihmond Braves and current Atlanta Braves star Chipper Jones is 39 years old, all on Tuesday.
On Wednesday, April 25th, famed actor Al Pacino, who’s role as “Scarface” is a classic, will be 71, and perhaps the most popular Harlem Globetrotter ever, Meadowlark Lemon turns 79 on Wednesday. TV great Caol Burnett will celebrate her 78th birthday on Thursday, April 26th. Radio Icon Casey Kasem will be 79 on Friday, April 28th.
Comedian & host of TV’s “The Tonight Show”, Jay Leno turns 61 on Saturday, April 28th. He’s joined on that day by actor/comedian Jerry Seinfeld, who will be 57, former tennis superstar Andre Aggassi, who turns 41, and actress Michelle Pfeiffer celebrates her 53rd birthday, all on Saturday. Veteran rapper Master P will be 41 years old on Sunday, April 29th.
Among the many famous people now deceased who would have celebrated birthdays this week, the legendary singer Ella Fitzgerald, the renowned musician Duke Ellington, NASCAR racing legend Dale Ernhardt, Sr, and the lovely Ms. Coretta Scott-King, wife of civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.