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

David Duchovny

Age: 52

Occupation: Actor

Known For: His roles as Agent Mulder on ‘The X-Files’ and as Hank Moody on ‘Californication,’ appearing in movies including ‘Kalifornia’ and ‘Zoolander,’ his marriage to actress Tea Leoni, and at least one stay in rehab for a reported sex addiction

Charlize Theron

Age: 38

Occupation: Model and Actress

Known For: Her Oscar-winning performance in ‘Monster,’ other roles in ‘The Cider House Rules,’ ‘North Country’ and ‘Snow White & the Huntsman,’ appearing in Christian Dior ads, and being enviably gorgeous

Garrison Keillor

Age: 71

Occupation: Author and Radio Personality

Known For: Hosting NPR’s weekly ‘A Prairie Home Companion’ series, writing numerous magazine and newspaper articles and more than a dozen books for both adults and children, and copious work as a voiceover artist

B. J. Thomas

Age: 70

Occupation: Singer

Known For: Pop hits such as ‘Hooked on a Feeling,’ ‘Raindrops Keep Fallin’ on My Head’ and ‘(Hey Won’t You Play) Another Somebody Done Somebody Wrong Song,’ country singles such as ‘Whatever Happened to Old-Fashioned Love’ and ‘New Looks from an Old Lover,’ and commercial jingle work

Wayne Knight

Age: 57

Occupation: Actor

Known For: Playing Jerry’s nemesis Newman on the wildly popular sitcom ‘Seinfeld,’ movie roles in ‘Jurassic Park,’ ‘Space Jam’ and ‘JFK,’ voicing Al McWhiggin in ‘Toy Story 2,’ and several appearances on Broadway