Today's celebrity birthdays - April 8Today's celebrity birthdays.
By: The Associated Press, Superior Telegram
April 8: Comedian Shecky Greene is 87. Original Mouseketeer Darlene Gillespie is 72. Singer J.J. Jackson is 72. Singer Peggy Lennon of the Lennon Sisters is 72. Songwriter Leon Huff of Gamble and Huff is 71. Guitarist Steve Howe of Yes (and of Asia) is 66. Bassist Mel Schacher of Grand Funk Railroad is 62. Singer-actor John Schneider is 53. Guitarist Izzy Stradlin (Guns N' Roses) is 51. Singer-guitarist Donita Sparks of L7 is 50. Singer Julian Lennon is 50. Rapper Biz Markie is 49. Actress Robin Wright is 47. Actress Patricia Arquette is 45. Singer Craig Honeycutt of Everything is 43. Drummer Darren Jessee (Ben Folds Five) is 42. Actor Taylor Kitsch is 32. Singer-guitarist Ezra Koenig of Vampire Weekend is 29. Actor Taran Noah Smith ("Home Improvement") is 29.