Celebrity birthdays for the week of Dec. 14-20

By The Associated Press

Dec. 14: Actress Patty Duke is 68. Bassist Cliff Williams of AC/DC is 65. Singer-guitarist Mike Scott of The Waterboys is 56. Singer-whistle player Peter “Spider” Stacy of The Pogues is 56. Actress Cynthia Gibb (“Fame”) is 51. Actor Archie Kao (“Chicago P.D.”) is 45. Singer Brian Dalyrimple of Soul for Real is 39. Actress Vanessa Hudgens (“High School Musical”) is 26.

Dec. 15: Actor-comedian Tim Conway is 81. Singer Cindy Birdsong of The Supremes is 75. Drummer Dave Clark of the Dave Clark Five is 72. Drummer Carmine Appice of Vanilla Fudge is 68. Actor Don Johnson is 65. Actress Melanie Chartoff (“Rugrats,” “Parker Lewis Can’t Lose”) is 64. Bassist Paul Simonon of The Clash is 59. Country singer Doug Phelps (The Kentucky Headhunters, Brothers Phelps) is 54. Actress Helen Slater is 51. Actor Michael Shanks (“Stargate SG-1”) is 44. Actor Stuart Townsend (“Queen of the Damned”) is 42. Actor Adam Brody (“The O.C.”) is 35. Actress Michelle Dockery (“Downton Abbey”) is 33. Actor George O. Gore II (“My Wife and Kids”) is 32.

Dec. 16: Actress Liv Ullman is 76. Writer-producer Steven Bochco is 71. Guitarist Tony Hicks of The Hollies is 69. Singer Benny Anderson of ABBA is 68. Actor Ben Cross is 67. Singer-guitarist Billy Gibbons of ZZ Top is 65. Actress Alison LaPlaca (“The John Larroquette Show”) is 55. Actor Sam Robards is 53. Actor Jon Tenney is 53. Actor Benjamin Bratt is 51. Country singer Jeff Carson is 51. Singer Michael McCary of Boyz II Men is 43. Actress Krysten Ritter is 33. Actress Zoe Jarman (“The Mindy Project”) is 32. Actress Amanda Setton (“The Mindy Project,” “Gossip Girl”) is 29. Bassist Dave Rublin of American Authors is 28. Actress Anna Popplewell (“The Chronicles of Narnia” films) is 26.

Dec. 17: Singer-actor Tommy Steele is 78. Keyboardist-singer Art Neville of the Neville Brothers is 77. Actor Bernard Hill is 70. Actor Ernie Hudson is 69. “Hardball” host Chris Matthews is 69. Actor-comedian Eugene Levy is 68. Drummer Jim Bonfanti of The Raspberries is 66. Singer Paul Rodgers is 65. Singer Wanda Hutchinson of The Emotions is 63. Country singer Sharon White of The Whites is 61. Actor Barry Livingston (“My Three Sons”) is 61. Actor Bill Pullman is 61. Director-producer Peter Farrelly (“There’s Something About Mary,” “Dumb and Dumber”) is 58. Bassist Mike Mills of R.E.M. is 56. Singer Sarah Dallin of Bananarama is 53. Country singer Tracy Byrd is 48. Bassist Duane Propes of Little Texas is 48. Actress Laurie Holden (“The Walking Dead”) is 45. DJ Homicide of Sugar Ray is 44. Actor Sean Patrick Thomas (“The District”) is 44. Drummer Eddie Fisher of OneRepublic is 41. Actress Sarah Paulson (“American Horror Story”) is 40. Actor Giovanni Ribisi is 40. Actress Milla Jovovich (“Zoolander,” “The Fifth Element”) is 39. Actress Jennifer Carpenter (“Dexter”) is 35. Singer Ben Goldwasser of MGMT is 32. Actress Emma Bell (“The Walking Dead”) is 28. Guitarist Taylor York of Paramore is 25. Actor-singer Nat Wolff (“The Naked Brothers Band”) is 20.

Dec. 18: Actor Roger Smith is 82. Blues guitarist Lonnie Brooks is 81. Actor Roger Mosley (“Magnum, P.I.”) is 76. Guitarist Keith Richards of The Rolling Stones is 71. Director Steven Spielberg is 68. Movie critic Leonard Maltin is 64. Guitarist Elliot Easton of The Cars is 61. Actor Ray Liotta is 59. Actor Brad Pitt is 51. Actress Rachel Griffiths (“Brothers and Sisters,” “Six Feet Under”) is 46. Country singer Cowboy Troy is 44. Rapper DMX is 43. DJ Lethal of Limp Bizkit is 42. Singer Sia is 39. Country singer Randy Houser is 38. Actor Josh Dallas (“Once Upon a Time”) is 36. Actress Katie Holmes is 36. Singer Christina Aguilera is 34. Actress Ashley Benson (“Pretty Little Liars”) is 25.

Dec. 19: Country singer Little Jimmy Dickens is 94. Actress Cicely Tyson is 90. Singer Maurice White of Earth, Wind and Fire is 73. Actress Elaine Joyce is 71. Actor Tim Reid is 70. Musician John McEuen of the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band is 69. Country singer Janie Fricke is 67. Actor Mike Lookinland (“The Brady Bunch”) is 54. Actress Jennifer Beals is 51. Actor Scott Cohen is 50. Magician Criss Angel is 47. Actress Kristy Swanson is 45. Model Tyson Beckford is 44. Actress Alyssa Milano is 42. Actor Jake Gyllenhaal is 34.

Dec. 20: Actor John Hillerman (“Magnum P.I.”) is 82. Actor Tommy Cole (“The Mickey Mouse Club”) is 73. Drummer Bobby Colomby of Blood, Sweat and Tears is 70. Former Kiss drummer Peter Criss is 69. Musician Alan Parsons is 66. Actress Jenny Agutter is 62. Singer Billy Bragg is 57. Singer-bassist Mike Watt (The Minutemen, fIREHOSE) is 57. Country singer Kris Tyler is 50. Singer Chris Robinson of Black Crowes is 48. Actor Jonah Hill is 31. Singer JoJo is 24.