Today's celebrity birthdays - April 8Today's celebrity birthdays.
By: The Associated Press, Superior Telegram
April 8: Comedian Shecky Greene is 86. Original Mouseketeer Darlene Gillespie is 71. Singer J.J. Jackson is 71. Singer Peggy Lennon of the Lennon Sisters is 71. Songwriter Leon Huff of Gamble and Huff is 70. Guitarist Steve Howe of Yes and of Asia is 65. Bassist Mel Schacher of Grand Funk Railroad is 61. Singer-actor John Schneider is 52. Guitarist Izzy Stradlin (Guns N' Roses) is 50. Singer-guitarist Donita Sparks of L7 is 49. Singer Julian Lennon is 49. Rapper Biz Markie is 48. Actress Robin Wright is 46. Actress Patricia Arquette is 44. Singer Craig Honeycutt of Everything is 42. Drummer Darren Jessee (Ben Folds Five) is 41. Actor Taylor Kitsch is 31. Singer-guitarist Ezra Koenig of Vampire Weekend is 28. Actor Taran Noah Smith ("Home Improvement") is 28.