1. Fantasia Barrino- June 30,1984

Fantasia rose to stardom as the winner of the third season of the reality television series American Idol. (Photo: PRPhotos)

2. Shannon Sharpe-June 26, 1968

Sharpe is a former tight end who played for the Denver Broncos and Baltimore Ravens and is now a commentator for CBS Sports on its NFL telecasts. (Photo: PRPhotos)

3. Ray Allen-July 20,1975

Allen is a ten-time NBA All-Star and is the best three-point shooter of all time. Allen has played for the Milwaukee Bucks, the Seattle Super Sonics, the Boston Celtics, and he currently plays for the Miami Heat. (Photo: PRPhotos)

4. Taj Gibson-June 24, 1985

Gibson was selected 26th overall by the Chicago Bulls in the 2009 NBA Draft. (Photo: PRPhotos)

5. Kathy Bates-June 28,1948

The actress has starred in many films including “Misery”, “Delores Calibourne”, “About Schmidt” and her most recent role as Charlotte Cartwright in “A Family That Preys”.(Photo:PRPhotos)

6. 50 Cent (Curtis Jackson)- July 6,1975

A New York native 50 Cent (Curtis Jackson) first hit single was “In Da Club” in 2003. (Photo: PRPhotos)

7. Vin Diesel- July 18,1967

Actor, screenwriter, producer, and director. He has had roles in “Chronicles of Riddrick”, “The Fast & Furious” franchise, “XXX”, “Saving Private Ryan” and many others.(Photo:PRPhotos)

8. Diahann Carroll-July 17,1935

She is an African American actress in the groundbreaking sitcom, “Julia.”(Photo:PRPhotos)

9. Omar Epps-July 20,1973

Before he became Dr. Eric Foreman on House Omar Epps used to be a back-up dancer to Queen Latifah. (Photo:PRPhotos)

10. Kiely Williams- July 9,1986

She was the youngest member of the Disney movie “The Cheetah Girls” and was also a member of the girl group 3LW.(Photo:PRPhotos)

11. Barry Sanders- July 16,1968

Sanders was the running back for the Detroit Lions from 1989 to 1998 but he abruptly retired from football in 1999.(Photo:PRPhotos)

12. Donald Fasion- June 22, 1974

Fasion made his first appearance in a Folgers Coffee commercial at the age of 17 and hasn’t stopped since. He has gone on to play in films and he is best known for his role on the sitcom “Scrubs” as Dr. Chris Turk. (Photo:PRPhotos)

13. Jim Jones- July 15,1976

Before becoming an MC Jim Jones began his career as a hype man. In 2006 the Bronx-based rapper released the # 1 single “We Fly High.”(Photo:PRPhotos)

14. Keith Sweat-July 22, 1961

Sweat’s largest solo album, “Make It Last Forever” sold three million copies. (Photo:PRPhotos)

15. Lil Kim- July 11,1974

She became famous when she impressed The Notorious B.I.G. with her freestyle skills. Now she is known as an American rapper and actress who has many platinum albums. (Photo:PRPhotos)

16. Tristan Wilds- July 15, 1989

Born July 15, 1989 Tristan Wilds, plays as Michael Lee on the drama series “The Wire” but he is best know for his role as Dixon Wilson on the teen drama “90210”.(Photo:PRPhotos)

17. Jimmie Walker- June 25,1947

J.J. Evans from the sitcom “Good Times,” who often said “Dy-no-mite.”(Photo:PRPhotos)

18. Kevin Hart-July 3,1980

Actor and comedian whose stand-up routines, “I’m a Grown Little Man”, “Seriously Funny”, and “Laugh at My Pain” gained him fame in the 2000s.(Photo:PRPhotos)

19. LaDainian Tomlinson- June 22

One of the greatest running backs, and the top 5 in all-time NFL rushing yards and 6 all pros.(Photo:PRPhotos)

20. Princess Diana- July 1,1961

The mother to Prince William and Prince Harry is most memorable for her royal wedding in 1981 and her unexpected death in 1997.(Photo:PRPhotos)

21. Steven Jackson-July 22, 1983

NFL running back named 3-time MVP of the St. Louis Rams and led the NFC in rushing yards in 2009 but later begin signed with the Atlanta Falcons.(Photo:PRPhotos)

22. Randy Jackson- June 23,1965

Best known for being the supportive judge on American Idol, and also is a bassist and music producer.(Photo:PRPhotos)

23. Solange Knowles- June 24,1986

She maybe Beyonce’s younger sister but Solange Knowles has dabbled in modeling, films, music and entrepreneurship.(Photo:PRPhotos)

24. Antoine Dodson-June 27,1986

A colorful interview given by a local news station made Dodson a YouTube celebrity.(Photo:PRPhotos)

25. Keyshawn Johnson- July 22, 1972

Johnson played for the Jets, Buccaneers, Cowboys, and Panther during his ten year NFL career. Since retirement Johnson has found success broadcasting on ESPN. (Photo: PRPhotos)

26. LaLa Anthony- June 24,1979

Before becoming a mother and wife to Carmelo Anthony LaLa worked as a radio DJ while attending college. Later she became an actress who was best known for being a host on MTV.(Photo:PRPhots)

27. Richard Roundtree- July 9,1942

Famous for his role in Blaxploitation played as John Shaft in the original Shaft.(Photo:PRPhotos)

28. Meryl Streep- June 22,1949

Streep has been nominated for an Oscar sixteen times and has won twice. She won an Oscar for her role in “Sophie’s Choice” in 1983. (Photo:PRPhots)

29. David Hasselhoff-July17,1952

David Hasselhoff is best known for his role in “Knight Rider” and “Baywatch”. In 2006 to 2009 Hasselhoff tried his hand at hosting NBC’s America’s Got Talent and was a judge for Britain’s Got Talent with Simon Cowell.(Photo:PRPhots)

30. Nicole Scherzinger-June 24,1978

Becoming known for being as the led singer from the Pussycat dolls Scherzinger tried her hand at dancing and won the 2010 winner of “Dancing with the Stars”.(Photo:PRPhotos)

31. Cyndi Lauper-July 22, 1953

Is a candy-colored pop singer of “Girls Just Want to Have Fun”.(Photo:PRPhotos)

32. Danny Glover-July 22, 1947

Born in California on July 22, 1947, Danny Glover is known for his role in the movie “The Color Purple,” which he stared alongside Whoopi Goldberg. (Photo: PRPhots)

33. Tommy Lister- June 24,1958

An acclaimed film actor whos most noted for his character Deebo in the “Friday” series. (Photo: PRPhotos)

34. Mike Tyson- June 30,1966

Although Tyson is a boxing legend he is infamously known for biting off a piece of Evander Holyfield’s ear off during a match in 1997. (Photo: PRPhotos)

35. Michael Phelps- June 30,1985

One of the greatest American swimmers Phelps has won eight gold medals at the Beijing 2008 Olympics. (Photo: PRPhotos)

36. Missy Elliott- July 1,1971

Born July 1, 1971 Missy Elliott is an award winning rapper of her song “Get Ur Freak On” in 2001. (Photo: PRPhotos)

37. Jaden Smith- July 8,1998

Born July 8, 1998 Jaden Smith won an MTV award for his performance in “The Pursuit of Happiness”. (Photo: PRPhotos)

38. Tom Cruise-July 3,1962

Cruise an actor and producer has won three Golden Globe Awards for his role in “Born on the Fourth of July”, “Jerry Maguire”, and “Magnolia”. He has also become known for his beliefs in Scientology. (Photo: PRPhotos)

39. Eddie Griffin- July 15,1968

Eddie Griffin played a groovy star in the hilarious movie “Undercover Brother”. (Photo: PRPhotos)

40. Michael Vick- June 26,1980

As the first African American quarterback to start for the Atlanta Falcons, he led the team to multiple playoff games and played in several pro bowls. (Photo: PRPhotos)

41. George Clinton- July 22, 1941

George Clinton is a Funk Icon who was an influential member of the Parliament and Funkadelic, he is best known for the single “Atomic Dog” and “Flashlight”. (Photo: PRPhots)

42. Carlos Santana- July 20, 1947

Is a Mexican and American musician who become famous in the late 1960’s and early 1970’s with his band, “Santana”, which pioneered a fusion of rock and Latin American music. (Photo: PRPhotos)

43. O.J Simpson- July 9,1947

O.J. Simpson is a Heisman Trophy Winner and member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame. (Photo: PRPhotos)

44. Lena Horn

An African American singer, actress, civil rights activist and dancer. Ms. Horn is known for her song “Stormy Weather”. (Photo: PRPhotos)