A look at a few famous birthdays…
Judy Blume: American author whose popular novels include Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing and SuperFudge. Her books, intended for adolescent readers, address such taboo issues as menstruation, masturbation, and bullying.
Michael McDonald: The singer-songwriter is best known for his collaborations with The Doobie Brothers and Steely Dan. He is also known for his smooth falsetto vocals and piano performances. He has been the recipient of five Grammy Awards over the course of his career. He began a new project, The Dukes of September, in 2010.
Arsenio Hall: Host of his own late-night talk show for five years. He made cameos in several shows and movies like The Celebrity Apprentice. His trademark gesture is a rallying hand and an excited whooping.