To ring in the start of July, let's celebrate the birthdays of 31 of our favorite celebrities: one from each day of the month.
July 1st: Missy Elliot
The first of July is the legendary Missy Elliot's birthday. Elliot is an icon who recently became the only female rapper to receive the Lifetime Achievement Award at the VMAs. She has gone on to inspire the likes of Cardi B, Lizzo, and other artists of the new generation. The four-time-Grammy-award-winning recording artist is celebrating her 50th birthday this year.
July 2nd: Margot Robbie
Margot Robbie has a lot to celebrate for her 31st birthday this Friday on July 2nd. First of all, she will be gracing the cover of this month's edition of British Vogue which hits newsstands on her birthday. That is quite the birthday present! She will also be reprising her role as Harley Quinn in James Gunn's The Suicide Squad which hits theaters next month. Additionally, she is currently working on several other projects including a live-action movie in which she will portray Barbie.
July 3rd: Tom Cruise
America's favorite action star, Tom Cruise's birthday is the third of July. This year he will be turning 59. Even at his age, Cruise continues to perform death defying stunts on the big screen. Cruise will be starring in the upcoming sequel of the cult classic film Top Gun which has been delayed twice due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Top Gun: Maverick hits theaters November 19th.
July 4th: Post Malone
The great Post Malone shares his birthday with the United States of America A.K.A. Independence Day. Although it has been a while since Posty released a new album, he was just featured on DJ Khaled's album KHALED KHALED. He also released a cover of Hootie & The Blowfish's "Only Wanna Be With You" as a promotional single for the Pokémon series. During early quarantine, Posty brought a taste of live music to his fans when he performed a virtual tribute concert to Nirvana. He also stays busy with other ventures including the launch of his own line of rosé called "Maison No. 9". So, make sure to play some Post Malone songs at your July 4th parties this Sunday!
July 5th: RZA
Rapper, record producer, actor, and filmmaker, RZA celebrates his birthday on July 5th. The leader of the Wu-Tang Clan, turns 52 this year. RZA just announced a tour with two other members of the Wu-Tang Clan, GZA and Ghostface Killah. The trio will perform all across the country this fall. Tickets are available now.
July 6th: Kevin Hart
July 6th is legendary comedian Kevin Hart's birthday. This past year, Hart adapted to unprecedented times by releasing a Netflix comedy special from his living room during the COVID-19 pandemic. Hart's new film Fatherhood has been met with critical acclaim and praise for his performance as he is more serious in this role. Stream Fatherhood on Netflix now.
July 7th: Ringo Starr
The beloved drummer of The Beatles, Ringo Starr celebrates his 81st birthday on July 7th. Last year for his birthday, Ringo hosted a charity event to benefit Black Lives Matter Global Network among other charities. What you might not know is, Ringo doesn't celebrate his birthday like anyone else. Ringo actually has an annual tradition where he asks that his fans simply speak into the universe "Peace & Love" at noon on his birthday each year. So, don't forget next Wednesday at noon, #PeaceAndLove!
July 8th: Wolfgang Puck
World famous chef Wolfgang Puck's birthday is on July 8th. This year, Puck will be turning 72. Not many people will get to celebrate their birthday like Puck. This year, Disney produced a documentary that honors his life. Imagine celebrating your 72 years on this Earth by watching your life flash by on a screen in front of you. What a beautiful thing. Watch Wolfgang on Disney Plus this week to celebrate his birthday.
July 9th: Tom Hanks
American treasure, Tom Hanks, turns 65 this year on July 9th. Hanks has accomplished a lot in 65 years. Firstly, he is a Grammy shy of becoming an EGOT, but not many people get to say they've received the Presidential Medal of Freedom; Hanks can. This year, it was announced that Hanks will be starring in a film called Finch in which Hanks plays the last man on Earth. Finch will be released on Apple TV Plus later this year.
July 10th: Sofia Vergara
Actress, model, and brand ambassador Sofia Vergara is celebrating her 49th birthday on July 10th. This year, Vergara will continue her role as a judge on America's Got Talent in its 16th season which airs Tuesdays at 8:00pm ET on NBC.
July 11th: Alessia Cara
Grammy-winning-signer-songwriter Alessia Cara turns 25 this year on July 11th. Recently, she has been teasing the possible release of her highly anticipated third studio album on social media. In a cryptic tweet Cara said: "maybe stick around for TWOmorrow. maybe I'll have answers idk. see ya." Could she be releasing music on her birthday this year? We'll just have to wait and see.
July 12th: Michelle Rodriguez
Actress Michelle Rodriguez's birthday is July 12th. This year she turns 43. Just about a week ago, the ninth installment of the Fast and Furious series hit theaters. It was a hit at the box office and Rodriguez's performance has been praised by critics.
July 13th: Harrison Ford
And always remember... http://t.co/EkRkFlppb9— Indiana Jones (@Indiana Jones)1387663758.0
Indiana Jones himself, Harrison Ford is celebrating his 79th birthday this year on July 13th. Unfortunately, he was recently injured on the set of the final installment of the Indiana Jones franchise. Regardless, at his age, it's impressive that he's still able to appear in iconic roles like Indiana Jones for the last few decades. Indiana Jones 5 is scheduled to release next year.
July 14th: Jane Lynch
Emmy-winning actress Jane Lynch is celebrating her 61st birthday on July 14th. Lynch gained recognition for her role as Sue Sylvester in Glee. This role earned her the Emmy. Recently, she's been hosting the American reboot of The Weakest Link which has been renewed for a second season. New episodes of The Weakest Link air soon on NBC.
July 15th: Gabriel Iglesias
Comedian Gabriel Iglesias is celebrating his birthday on July 15th. This year he turns 45. This year, Iglesias is switching gears from stand-up comedy to voice acting. It was just announced that Iglesias would be voicing Mike Wazowski's arch nemesis, Gary in the new Disney Plus cartoon Monsters at Work.He will also be lending his voice to Speedy Gonzales in the sequel to Space Jam which hits theaters the day after his birthday on July 16th!
July 16th: Luke Hemmings
5 Seconds Of Summer frontman, Luke Hemmings turns 25 this year on July 16th. His band just recently celebrated the 7th anniversary of their debut album. On Wednesday, Hemmings announced that his debut solo project When Facing the Things We Turn Away From is dropping next month.
July 17th: Luke Bryan
Country music sensation Luke Bryan turns 45 this year on July 17th. When he's not busy judging American Idol, Bryan is making hit records. His new album Born Here Live Here Die Here (Deluxe) is available now.
July 18th: Vin Diesel
Another member of the Fast & Furious family is celebrating a birthday this month. On July 18th, Vin Diesel turns 54. Diesel and his on-screen counterpart, Michelle Rodriguez can both celebrate their birthdays with the success of their new movie, Fast & Furious 9.
July 19th: Jared Padalecki
Actor Jared Padalecki turns 39 this year on July 19th. Fresh off the series finale of the cult classic long-running series Supernatural, Padalecki is now starring in a reboot of Walker. The first season of the new CW series will come to a close at the end of the summer.
July 20th: Sandra Oh
Actress Sandra Oh is celebrating her 50th birthday this year on July 20th. The Emmy-nominated actress is most known for her iconic role on the Grey's Anatomy. She also stars as the title character in the hit series Killing Eve which started filming on its final season a few weeks ago.
July 21st: Juno Temple
Actress Juno Temple is turning 32 this year on July 21st. Temple had a breakout role in last year's Palmer which starred Justin Timberlake. This year, Temple plays a supporting role on the critically acclaimed Apple TV+ series Ted Lasso. The second season of Ted Lasso is set to release on Apple TV+ just two days after Temple's birthday on July 23rd!
July 22nd: Selena Gomez
Actress and singer-songwriter Selena Gomez is turning 29 this year on July 22nd. In October of this year, the fourth and final installment of the Hotel Transylvania series will hit theaters in which Gomez lends her voice to the Dracula's daughter.
July 23rd: Woody Harrelson
Woody Harrelson turns 60 this year on July 23rd. Last year, Harrelson portrayed President Biden on Saturday Night Live and this year, Harrelson is set to star as the main villain in the Venom sequel Let There Be Carnage.
July 24th: Jennifer Lopez
Actress, singer, dancer, Jennifer Lopez A.K.A. J Lo turns 52 this year on July 24th. This year, Lopez was praised for her performance at the inauguration of President Biden. She is currently working on two romcom with Owen Wilson and Josh Duhamel respectively that will both hit theaters next year.
July 25th: Matt LeBlanc
July 26th: Kate Beckinsale
Actress Kate Beckinsale is celebrating her 48th birthday on July 26th. This year, Beckinsale will be starring in the Amazon original movie, Jolt. The movie will drop just three days before her birthday, on the 23rd. What an awesome birthday present!
July 27th: Maya Rudolph
Comedian Maya Rudolph is celebrating her 49th birthday this year on July 27th. Earlier this year, Rudolph graced the cover of Variety magazine. When she's not modeling for the cover of magazines, she's portraying Vice President Kamala Harris on Saturday Night Live.
July 28th: Cher Lloyd
Singer Cher Lloyd is celebrating her birthday on July 28th. The "Want U Back" singer is turning 28 this year. She recently returned from a hiatus and teased her upcoming third studio album.
July 29th: Tim Gunn
Television personality Tim Gunn, is turning 68 this year on July 29th. Gunn co-host the fashion competition show, Making The Cut with Heidi Klum. Making The Cut will return for its second season on Amazon Prime Video on July 16th, just a few weeks before Gunn's birthday!
July 30th: Lisa Kudrow
Another Friends star is celebrating a birthday this month! Just five days after her costar Matt LeBlanc, on July 30th, Lisa Kudrow is celebrating her 58th birthday!
July 31st: Lil Uzi Vert
On the last day of the month, Lil Uzi Vert will be celebrating his 27th birthday. Fresh off the release of his second studio album Eternal Atake, Lil Uzi Vert has already teased new music for 2021. Stay tuned!