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Celebrity birthdays for the week of Sept. 22-28:

Sept. 22: Singer David Coverdale (Whitesnake, Deep Purple) is 51. Actress Shari Belafonte is 48. Singer Debby Boone is 46. Singer Nick Cave is 45. Singer Joan Jett is 42. Actress Catherine Oxenberg is 41. Actor Scott Baio is 41. Actor Rob Stone (``Mr. Belvedere'') is 40. Actress Bonnie Hunt is 38.

Sept. 23: Actor Mickey Rooney is 82. Singer Ray Charles is 72. Singer Julio Iglesias is 59. Singer Bruce Springsteen is 53. Singer Lita Ford is 43. Actor Jason Alexander (``Seinfeld'') is 43. Singer Ani DiFranco is 32. Rapper-producer Jermaine Dupri is 30. Singer Erik-Michael Estrada of O-Town is 23.

Sept. 24: Sportscaster Jim McKay is 81. Actress Sheila MacRae is 78. Singer Gerry Marsden of Gerry and the Pacemakers is 60. Actor Kevin Sorbo (``Hercules: Legendary Journeys'') is 44. Actress Megan Ward is 33. Actor Kyle Sullivan (``Malcolm in the Middle'') is 14.

Sept. 25: Newswoman Barbara Walters is 71. Actor Michael Douglas is 58. Model Cheryl Tiegs is 55. Actor Anson Williams (``Happy Days'') is 53. Actor Mark Hamill is 51. Actor Christopher Reeve is 50. Actress Heather Locklear is 41. Actress Aida Turturro (``The Sopranos'') is 40. Actor-singer Will Smith is 34. Actress Catherine Zeta-Jones is 33. Actress Bridgette Wilson-Sampras (``The Wedding Planner'') is 29.

Sept. 26: Fitness expert Jack LaLanne is 88. Actor Kent McCord (``Adam 12'') is 60. ``The Weakest Link'' host Anne Robinson is 58. Singer Bryan Ferry is 57. Actress Mary Beth Hurt is 54. Singer Olivia Newton-John is 54. Country singer Carlene Carter is 47. Actress Linda Hamilton is 46. Actress Melissa Sue Anderson (``Little House on the Prairie'') is 40. Fox Sports weather anchor Jillian Barberie is 36. Actor Jim Caviezel is 34. Singer Shawn Stockman of Boyz II Men is 30.

Sept. 27: Director Arthur Penn is 80. Actress Sada Thompson is 73. Actor Wilford Brimley is 68. Singer-guitarist Randy Bachman of Bachman-Turner Overdrive is 59. Actor A Martinez is 54. Singer Meat Loaf is 51. Singer-actor-director Shaun Cassidy is 44. Actor Patrick Muldoon (``Melrose Place'') is 34. Actress Gwyneth Paltrow is 30. Rapper Lil' Wayne is 20.

Sept. 28: Actress Brigitte Bardot is 68. Singer Ben E. King is 64. Actor Jeffrey Jones is 55. Writer-director-actor John Sayles is 52. Actress Sylvia Kristel (``Emmanuelle'') is 50. Actress-comedian Janeane Garofalo is 38. Actress Mira Sorvino is 35. TV personality Moon Zappa is 35. Actress Hilary Duff (``Lizzie McGuire'') is 15.