Supermodel and actress Naomi Campbell was born May 22, 1970, in London, England. The daughter of a Jamaican-born dancer and unnamed father, Naomi Campbell attended Dunraven School and the London Academy for Performing Arts as a youngster. Campbell is also responsible for an incredible amount of fundraising and charity work in South Africa and across the globe. Naomi Elaine Campbell biography and profile.
Alicia Keys born January 25, 1981, a 15-time Grammy Award-winning singer/songwriter/producer, an accomplished actress, a New York Times best-selling author, an entrepreneur and a powerful force in the world of philanthropy and in the global fight against HIV and AIDS. Read Alicia Augello Cook biography and profile.
Lupita Nyong’o, Kenyan-Mexican actress, was born March 1, 1983 in Mexico to Kenyan parents Dorothy and Peter Anyang’ Nyong’o. Nyong’o was nominated for several awards including a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress, a BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role and two Screen Actors Guild Awards including Best Supporting Actress, which she won. She attended college in the United States, earning a bachelor’s degree in film and theater studies from Hampshire College. Read Lupita Amondi Nyong’o Biography and Profile.
Jennifer Hudson, singer, actress, was born on September 12, 1981 in Chicago, Illinois. She grew up singing in the church choir and graduated from Dunbar Vocational Career Academy in 1999. An NAACP Image Award and Soul Train “Entertainer of the Year” Award winner, Jennifer’s now prepared to make the same kind of impact on the world of music she’d made on the silver screen with the much-anticipated release of her sizzling Arista Records debut album. Hudson has become a spokesperson for Weight Watchers and published the 2012 book I Got This: How I Changed My Ways and Lost What Weighed Me Down. Read Jennifer Kate Hudson Full Biography and Profile.
Marilyn Monroe was born on June 1, 1926, in Los Angeles, California. She overcame a difficult childhood to become one of the world’s biggest and most enduring sex symbols. Happy Birthday
On May 19, 1962, Monroe made her now-famous performance at John F. Kennedy’s birthday celebration, singing “Happy Birthday, Mr. President.” Read Norma Jeane Mortenson Biography and Profile.
Born in England in 1948, Olivia Newton-John recorded Grammy Award-winning hits including “I Honestly Love You” and “Let’s Get Physical.” She became an international star after playing Sandy in the 1978 film adaptation of Grease, co-starring John Travolta. Read Olivia Newton-John Biography and Profile.
Neeti Mohan, born 18 November 1979, Indian playback singer, actress. Winner of the Channel V’s reality show Popstars and Filmfare RD Burman Award for New Music Talent and was nominated for the Best Female Playback Singer for “Jiya Re” from Jab Tak Hai Jaan (2012). Read Neeti Mohan Biography and Profile.
Born on January 19, 1946, in Locust Ridge, Tennessee, Dolly Parton was one of 12 children. After high school, she moved to Nashville to pursue music and initially found success with country star Porter Wagoner, before embarking on a solo career marked by hit songs like “Joshua,” “Jolene,” “The Bargain Store,” “I Will Always Love You,” “Here You Come Again,” “9 to 5” and “Islands in the Stream,” among many others. Read Dolly Parton Biography and Profile.
Malaika Arora was born on 23 October 1973, an Indian actress, dancer, model, VJ, and television presenter. She is most famous for her dancing in the songs Chaiyya Chaiyya (1998), Gur Naalo Ishq Mitha (1998), Maahi Ve (2002), Kaal Dhamaal (2005) and Munni Badnaam Hui (2010). Read Malaika Arora Khan Biography and Profile.