Celebrity Birthdays for October 2 – Kelly Ripa and More
Here's a look at some notable birthdays being celebrated today:
Occupation: Actress and Television Host
Known For: Spending 12 years on the soap opera 'All My Children,' serving as the co-host of 'Live with Regis and Kelly' along with Regis Philbin from 2001-2011, now co-host of 'Live with Kelly and Michael' along with Michael Strahan, and her marriage to actor Mark Consuelos
Occupation: Singer, Songwriter, and Musician
Known For: Being the frontman for The Police, which had numerous hits including 'Roxanne' and 'Don't Stand So Close to Me,' a long solo career with songs like 'If You Love Somebody Set Them Free,' 'All This Time,' and 'Fields of Gold,' winning 16 Grammys, and being a member of both the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and the Songwriters Hall of Fame
Occupation: Singer and Songwriter
Known For: The 1971 singalong anthem, 'American Pie,' and other songs such as 'Vincent,' 'Dreidel,' and 'Since I Don't Have You'
Known For: Her legendary portrait sessions with everyone from rock stars to royalty, which have captured some of the most iconic images in American photography, and her longtime relationship with the late writer Susan Sontag
Known For: Her roles as Karen Hill in 'Goodfellas' and as Dr. Jennifer Melfi on the HBO television series, 'The Sopranos'