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

Courteney Cox
Age: 47
Occupation: Actress
Known For: Being in the ‘Scream’ movie franchise and TV series such as ‘Friends,’ and bizarrely being married to the eccentric (and loose-lipped) David Arquette

Neil Patrick Harris
Age: 38
Occupation: Actor and Singer
Known For: Starring in the TV series ‘How I Met Your Mother,’ numerous awards-show hosting gigs and appearances, and being generally hilarious and awesome

Mario Cuomo
Age: 79
Occupation: Politician
Known For: Serving as the 52nd Governor of New York (1983-1994) and being the father of Andrew Cuomo, New York’s current governor

Jim Belushi
Age: 57
Occupation: Actor
Known For: Starring on ‘According to Jim’ and being the brother of late comic legend John Belushi

Wade Boggs
Age: 53
Occupation: Pro Baseball Player
Known For: Ten years as third baseman for the Boston Red Sox, twelve straight All-Star appearances, and a spot in the Baseball Hall of Fame

Helen Hunt
Age: 48
Occupation: Actress
Known For: Portraying Jamie Buchman on ‘Mad About You,’ and for her Oscar-winning performance in the film ‘As Good As It Gets’

Ice Cube
Age: 42
Occupation: Rapper and Actor
Known For: Being part of controversial rap group N.W.A. and starring in films such as ‘Boyz n the Hood’