Celeb birthdays for the week of Nov. 23-29

By The Associated Press

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Nov. 23: Screenwriter Joe Eszterhas (“Basic Instinct,” “Showgirls”) is 70. Comedy writer Bruce Vilanch (“Hollywood Squares”) is 67. Singer Bruce Hornsby is 60. “Good Morning America” co-host Robin Roberts is 54. Singer-guitarist Ken Block of Sister Hazel is 48. Drummer Charlie Grover of Sponge is 48. Actor Oded Fehr (“The Mummy”) is 44. Rapper Kurupt of Tha Dogg Pound is 42. Actor Lucas Grabeel (“High School Musical”) is 30. TV personality Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi (“Jersey Shore”) is 27. Singer-actress Miley Cyrus is 22. Actor Austin Majors (“NYPD Blue”) is 19.

Nov. 24: Former Beatles drummer Pete Best is 73. Actor-comedian Billy Connolly is 72. Singer Lee Michaels is 69. Actor Dwight Schultz (“The A-Team”) is 67. Actor Stanley Livingston (“My Three Sons”) is 64. Drummer Clem Burke of The Romantics and of Blondie is 60. Actress Denise Crosby (“Star Trek: The Next Generation”) is 57. Guitarist John Squire of the Stone Roses is 52. Guitarist Gary Stonadge of Big Audio Dynamite is 52. Actor Conleth Hall (“Game of Thrones”) is 50. Actor Scott Krinksy (“Chuck”) is 46. Guitarist Chad Taylor of Live is 44. Actor Colin Hanks (“Roswell”) is 37. Actress Katherine Heigl is 36. Actress Sarah Hyland is 24.

Nov. 25: Singer Percy Sledge is 74. Singer Bob Lind is 72. Actor-game show host Ben Stein is 70. Actor John Larroquette is 67. “Dancing With the Stars” judge Bruno Tonioli is 59. Singer Amy Grant is 54. Singer Mark Lanegan (Queens of the Stone Age and Screaming Trees) is 50. Singer Tim Armstrong of Rancid is 49. Actor Billy Burke is 48. Singer Stacy Lattisaw is 48. Guitarist Rodney Sheppard of Sugar Ray is 48. Rapper-producer Erick Sermon is 46. Actress Jill Hennessy is 45. Actress Christina Applegate is 43. Actor Eddie Steeples (“My Name Is Earl”) is 41. Actor Kristian Nairn (“Game of Thrones”) is 39. Actress Katie Cassidy (new “Melrose Place”) is 28.

Nov. 26: Impressionist Rich Little is 76. Singer Tina Turner is 75. Singer Jean Terrell (replaced Diana Ross in the Supremes) is 70. Bassist John McVie of Fleetwood Mac is 69. Actress Jamie Rose is 55. Country singer Linda Davis is 52. Actor Scott Adsit (“30 Rock”) is 49. Actor Peter Facinelli is 41. Actress Maia Campbell (“In the House”) is 38. Country singer Joe Nichols is 38. Actress Jessica Bowman (“Dr. Quinn: Medicine Woman”) is 34. Singer Natasha Bedingfield is 33. Singer-guitarist Mike Gossin of Gloriana is 30. Drummer Ben Wysocki of The Fray is 30. Singer Lil Fizz of B2K is 29. Singer Aubrey Collins (Trick Pony) is 27.

Nov. 27: Director Kathryn Bigelow (“The Hurt Locker”) is 63. TV personality Bill Nye (“Bill Nye the Science Guy”) is 59. Guitarist Charlie Burchill of Simple Minds is 55. Drummer Charlie Benante of Anthrax is 52. Drummer Mike Bordin (Faith No More) is 52. Actor Fisher Stevens (“Early Edition”) is 51. Actor Michael Vartan (“Alias”) is 46. Rapper Skoob of DAS EFX is 44. Rapper Twista is 42. Actor Jaleel White (“Family Matters”) is 38. Actress/singer Aubrey Peeples (“Nashville,” “Sharknado”) is 21.

Nov. 28: Motown Records founder Berry Gordy Jr. is 85. Singer Randy Newman is 71. Musician Paul Shaffer (“Late Show With David Letterman”) is 65. Actor Ed Harris is 64. Actress S. Epatha Merkerson is 62. Country singer Kristine Arnold of Sweethearts of the Rodeo is 58. Actor Judd Nelson is 55. Drummer Matt Cameron (Pearl Jam, Soundgarden) is 52. Comedian Jon Stewart is 52. Actress Garcelle Beauvais (“NYPD Blue,” “The Jamie Foxx Show”) is 48. Singer Dawn Robinson (En Vogue, Lucy Pearl) is 46. Musician of Black Eyed Peas is 40. Rapper Chamillionaire is 35. Keyboardist Rostam Batmanglij of Vampire Weekend is 31. Singer-keyboardist Tyler Glenn of Neon Trees is 31. Singer Trey Songz is 30.

Nov. 29: Actress Diane Ladd is 79. Musician Chuck Mangione is 74. Country singer Jody Miller is 73. Singer-keyboardist Felix Cavaliere of The Rascals is 72. Comedian Garry Shandling is 65. Director Joel Coen is 60. Actor-comedian Howie Mandel is 59. Actress Cathy Moriarty is 54. Actor Tom Sizemore is 53. Actor Andrew McCarthy is 52. Actor Don Cheadle is 50. Singer Jonathan Knight of New Kids on the Block is 46. Actor Larry Joe Campbell (“According to Jim”) is 44. Keyboardist Frank Delgado of Deftones is 44. Actress Paola Turbay (“True Blood”) is 44. Actress Gena Lee Nolin is 43. Actor Brian Baumgartner (“The Office”) is 42. Actress Anna Faris (“Scary Movie”) is 38. Rapper The Game is 35. Actress Janina Gavankar (“The Mysteries of Laura”) is 34. Drummer Ringo Garza of Los Lonely Boys is 33. Actor-comedian John Milhiser (“Saturday Night Live”) is 33. Actor Lucas Black (“Sling Blade,” “The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift”) is 32.