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Today’s famous birthdays list for April 2, 2021 includes celebrities Christopher Meloni, Clark Gregg

Top celebrity birthdays on April 2, 2021

Birthday wishes go out to Christopher Meloni, Clark Gregg and all the other celebrities with birthdays today.  Check out our slideshow below to see photos of famous people turning a year older on April 2nd and learn an interesting fact about each of them.

Emmylou Harris, Linda Ronstadt, Dolly Parton

CORRECTS YEAR TO 2019 – Emmylou Harris, from left, and Linda Ronstadt present Dolly Parton with the MusiCares Person of the Year award on Friday, Feb. 8, 2019, at the Los Angeles Convention Center. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)

Singer Emmylou Harris turns 74

Fun fact: Won her first Grammy in 1977

Patton Oswalt, Christopher Meloni

Actors Patton Oswalt, left, and Christopher Meloni attend the 2018 NBCUniversal Upfront at Rockefeller Plaza on Monday, May 14, 2018, in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)

Actor Christopher Meloni turns 60

Fun fact: Recently returned to the ‘Law & Order’ franchise with his own show ‘Organized Crime’

Clark Gregg, Chloe Bennet

Clark Gregg, left, and Chloe Bennet participate in the “Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” panel on day one of Comic-Con International on Thursday, July 18, 2019, in San Diego. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

Actor Clark Gregg turns 59

Fun fact: Attended college at Ohio Wesleyan University

Pedro Pascal, Sophie Turner

Pedro Pascal, left, and Sophie Turner present the award for outstanding performance by a female actor in a television movie or miniseries at the 26th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at the Shrine Auditorium & Expo Hall on Sunday, Jan. 19, 2020, in Los Angeles. (Photo/Chris Pizzello)

Actor Pedro Pascal turns 46

Fun fact: Set to join the cast of the TV adaptation of ‘The Last of Us’ video game for HBO

Michael Fassbender, Sophie Turner, Jessica Chastain and James McAvoy

Actors Michael Fassbender, Sophie Turner, Jessica Chastain and James McAvoy, from left to right, pose as they arrive for an exclusive fan event of X-MEN: Dark Phoenix at a movie theater in London, Wednesday, May 22, 2019.(AP Photo/Frank Augstein)

Actor Michael Fassbender turns 44

Fun fact: Has appeared in movies based on both Marvel and DC comic characters

More celebrities with birthdays today

Actor Linda Hunt is 76. Actor Sam Anderson (“Lost,” ″ER,” ″Perfect Strangers”) is 74. Actor Pamela Reed is 72. Drummer Dave Robinson of The Cars is 72. Country singer Buddy Jewell is 60. Singer Keren Woodward of Bananarama is 60. Country singer Billy Dean is 59. Actor Jana Marie Hupp (“Ed”) is 57. Guitarist Greg Camp (Smash Mouth) is 54. Guitarist Tony Fredianelli of Third Eye Blind is 52. Actor Roselyn Sanchez (TV’s “Grand Hotel,” ″Without a Trace”) is 48. Actor Adam Rodriguez (“Criminal Minds,” ″CSI: Miami”) is 46. Keyboardist Jesse Carmichael of Maroon 5 is 42. Actor Bethany Joy Lenz (“One Tree Hill”) is 40. Singer Lee Dewyze (“American Idol”) is 35. Country singer Chris Janson is 35. Actor Drew Van Acker (“Training Day,” ″Pretty Little Liars”) is 35. Actor Jesse Plemons (TV’s “Fargo,” ″Breaking Bad”) is 33.

Other popular or historical birthdays on April 2nd

Charlemagne, Holy Roman emperor

Giacomo Casanova, Italian writer

Hans Christian Andersen, fairy tale writer

Max Ernst, artist

Alec Guinness, actor

Jack Webb, actor

Leon Russell, musician

Hiroyuki Sakai, Iron Chef (79)

with The Associated Press and

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Prior celebrity fun facts (Associated Press)

Celebrity fun facts

Gal Gadot

Emilia Clarke

Sophie Turner

Jason Momoa

Danielle Fishel and the ‘Boy Meets World’ cast

Chris Hemsworth

Amanda Seyfried

Kat Dennings

Robert Downey Jr.

Alyson Hannigan

Tiffani Amber Thiessen

Miley Cyrus

Emma Stone

Seth MacFarlane

Mark Hamill

Jennifer Lawrence & Mila Kunis

David Hasselhoff

Lindsay Lohan

Natalie Portman

George Clooney

Sarah Michelle Gellar

Emma Watson

Alec Baldwin

Jenna Fischer

Kate Mara

Jennifer Aniston

Alan Alda

Betty White

Dave Matthews

Danica McKellar

Taylor Swift

Britney Spears

Bill Nye

Scarlett Johansson

Rachel McAdams

Demi Moore

Julia Roberts

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A look at prior movie and tv-related fun fact lists (Associated Press)

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