Birthdays in the coming week
Today: Frank Kelly, actor who played Fr Jack in Father Ted, is 76. Nigel Kennedy, popular violinist, is 58. Denzel Washington, actor, is 60. Maggie Smith, Oscar-winning actress who stars in Downton Abbey, is 80. Sienna Miller, actress, is 33. Stan Lee, Marvel comics legend, is 92. Jimmy Nicholl, former Man Utd and Northern Ireland full-back, is 58.
Jon Voight, American actor who starred in Midnight Cowboy and Deliverance, is 76. Marianne Faithfull, 60s pop singer, is 68. Mary Tyler Moore, US Oscar-winning actress, is 78. Comdt Gerry Mullins, international showjumper, is 61. Keith Crossan, former Irish rugby player, is 55. Jude Law, actor, is 42. Ted Danson, actor who starred in TV series Cheers, is 67.
Tiger Woods, golfer, is 39. Mike Nesmith, of The Monkees, is 72. Gordon Banks, England's World Cup-winning goalkeeper, is 77. Jeff Lynne, singer with ELO and the Traveling Wliburys, is 67. Ben Johnson, disgraced athlete, is 53. LeBron James, basketball player, is 30. Jay Kay, singer of Jamiroquai, is 45. Patti Smith, punk singer and poet, is 68.
Alex Ferguson, legendary former Manchester United manager, is 73. Andy Summers, The Police guitarist, is 72. Val Kilmer, actor, is 55. Ben Kingsley, Oscar-winning actor, is 71. Sarah Miles, actress, is 73. Anthony Hopkins, Welsh actor, is 77. Elaine Cassidy, Irish actress, is 35. Psy, South Korean Gangnam Style singing sensation, is 37.
Country Joe McDonald, singer and musician, is 73. Verne Troyer, actor who played Mini-Me in the Austin Powers films, is 46. Grandmaster Flash, hip-hop musician, is 57. Frank Langella, actor who played Richard Nixon in Frost/Nixon, is 77. Colin Morgan, Northern Irish actor, is 29. Eva Birthistle, Irish actress, is 41.
Eileen Reid, former show-band queen and cabaret artist, is 71. Christy Turlington, supermodel, is 46. Cuba Gooding Jr, star of Boyz N The Hood and Jerry Maguire, is 47. Tia Carrere, actress who starred in Wayne's World, is 48. David Bailey, British photographer, is 77. Kate Bosworth, actress, is 32.
Michael Schumacher, German seven-time Formula One World Champion, is 46. Mel Gibson, actor, director, producer and screenwriter, is 59. Victoria Principal, actress, is 65. John Paul Jones, bassist of Led Zeppelin, is 69. George Martin, legendary record producer, is 89. Stephen Stills, of Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young, is 70. Thomas Bangalter, Daft Punk musician, is 40.