Here’s a look at some notable birthdays being celebrated today:

Bobby Jindal
Age: 40
Occupation:  Governor of Louisiana
Known For:  Doing a spot-on impression of Mr. Rogers when delivering the GOP’s official response to President Obama’s address to a joint session of Congress in January of 2009, first Indian-American Governor of any state in the US, ever, until last year when Nikki Haley won in North Carolina. 

Jeanne Tripplehorn
Age: 48
Occupation:  Actress
Known For:  Films such as ‘Basic Instinct’ and television shows such as ‘Big Love’

Maurice Sendak
Age: 83
Occupation:  Author
Known For:  The classic children’s book ‘Where the Wild Things Are’

F. Lee Bailey
Age: 78
Occupation:  Attorney
Known For:  Being part of the so-called Dream Team of lawyers that defended O.J. Simpson during his 1995 murder trial

John Edwards
Age: 58
Occupation:  Politician
Known For:  Being John Kerry’s vice-presidential running mate in 2004, an all-around terrible husband and was recently indicted by a Grand Jury for suspected campaign finance shananigans related to his affair with Rialle Hunter

Eliot Spitzer
Age: 52
Occupation:  Former Politician and current CNN talkshow host
Known For:  Being forced to resign his post as Governor of New York after it was discovered he was a little too fond of high-priced call-girls

Kim Deal
Age: 50
Occupation: Singer, Songwriter, and Musician
Known For:  Performing in iconic indie rock bands the Pixies and The Breeders

Gina Gershon
Age: 49
Occupation: Actress
Known For:  Starring in the unintentionally hilarious camp classic film ‘Showgirls’

Elisabeth Shue
Age: 48
Occupation: Actress
Known For:  Roles in movies like ‘Adventures in Babysitting’ and ‘Cocktail’

Linda Evangelista
Age: 46
Occupation: Supermodel
Known For:  Appearing on over 600 magazine covers and famously saying (referring to herself and her fellow models), “”We don’t wake up for less than $10,000 a day.”