Are you celebrating a birthday during the month of May? If so, you may share your birthday with one of these famous artists, authors, actors, athletes, and other accomplished individuals!
May 2nd: Dwayne Johnson
Commonly known as “The Rock,” Dwayne Johnson will be turning 49 years old. In 2007, he was paid 5.5 million dollars for playing in The Scorpion King. After that, he wrestled and acted in many movies, including the reboot of the Jumanji series, the Fast and Furious series, Jungle Cruise, San Andreas, Shazam, Hercules, Moana, Baywatch, and Race to Witch Mountain. He is currently married and has 3 daughters.
May 5th: Adele
Turning 33 years old, Adele is famous for songs such as Hello, Rolling in The Deep, Send My Love, Turning Tables, and more. She recently divorced with Simon Konecki and has one child, Angelo Konecki. She is sure to continue writing songs for many years.
May 6th: Naomi Scott
Most famously known for playing Princess Jasmine in the 2019 remake of Aladdin, Naomi will be turning 28 years old. Also starring in Lemonade Mouth, Power Rangers, Charlie’s Angels, and the 33, Naomi most definitely is one of the best actresses of our generation. She has been married to Jordan Spence since 2014 and has no kids.
May 9th: Billy Joel
Turning 72 years old today, Billy Joel is well-known for songs that some of our parents still play today! Uptown Girl, We Didn’t Start the Fire, The Longest Time, and Piano Man are famous around the world.
May 11th: Cam Newton
The former quarterback of the Carolina Panthers, Cam Newton will be turning 32 years old. Now playing for the New England Patriots (and possibly getting drafted elsewhere for 2021), Cam Newton played with the Panthers for 9 years. He currently has five children.
May 12th: Domhnall Gleeson
Turning 38 years old, Domhnall Gleeson has been in so many movies, from the Star Wars saga, to Peter Rabbit, to even the last two Harry Potter movies! He is not married but he has been quite the characters, from a Weasley to someone fighting for power against Kylo Ren. Gleeson will not slow down any soon!
May 13th: Robert Pattinson
Known for starring in Twilight, Harry Potter, and even the new Batman movie, Robert Pattinson will be turning 35 years old. He recently starred in movies such as The Lighthouse, The Devil All the Time (with Tom Holland), Tenet, and Waiting for the Barbarians. He isn’t married but he’s sure to have many movies to come.
May 14th: Mark Zuckerberg
Creator of Facebook, Mark will be turning 37 years old. While not in any movies, he is portrayed by Jesse Eisenberg in a movie called The Social Network, which was a film about the making of Facebook. He’s been married to Priscilla Chan since 2012 and has 2 kids: Max and August.
May 18th: Tina Fey
Turning 51 years old, Tina Fey is an amazing actress and comedian. Starring in Soul, Muppets: Most Wanted, Megamind, and others, Tina is also a screenwriter! She wrote Bossypants and Mean girls, both of which were major hits. Tina has been married since 2001 and has 2 kids.
May 19th: Marshmello
Sharing a birthday with Jojo Siwa, Marshmello will be turning 29 years old. With songs like Alone, Wolves (with Selena Gomez), Silence, Danger, Home, and Summer, Marshmello is possibly the most well-known DJ ever.
May 20th: Rachel Platten
Famously known for her song Fight Song, she will be turning 40 years old today. She also has sung songs like 1,000 Ships, Stand by You, Soldiers, and plenty others. That said, Rachel is one of the most famous pop singers of this generation. Since 2010, she has been married to Kevin Lazan.
May 25th: Octavia Spencer
Turning 49 years old today, Octavia Spencer is the star in many famous movies, such as Ma, Hidden Figures, The Witches, The Shack, Onward, Dolittle, Allegiant, Zootopia, Insurgent, and Percy Jackson and The Sea of Monsters. She is not married but is an astounding actress.
May 26th: Helena Bonham Carter
Helena Bonham Carter, turning 55 this year, starred in Ocean’s 8, Enola Holmes, Sweeney Todd (with Johnny Depp), the 2015 remake of Cinderella, Les Miserables, Dark Shadows, the 2010 remake of Alice in Wonderland, and the last 4 Harry Potter movies. She isn’t married, having divorced Tim Burton in 2014, but is a truly great actor.
May 30th: Idina Menzel
Starring in Wicked and the world-famous Frozen, Idina Menzel will be turning 50 years old today. Also starring in Enchanted, Ralph Breaks the Internet, Rent, the 2021 Cinderella remake, and many more, Idina has a voice that can go to any (and all) lengths. She is currently married to Aaron Lohr.