9 Celebrities You Didn't Realize Were Born on July 4

RADIO.COM Staff
July 04, 2020 - 9:00 am

    Independence Day is not just about fireworks, barbecues and being patriotic. For some people the holiday is all about them because it’s also their birthday.

    Check out 9 celebrities who can pretend all those July 4th fireworks are to commemorate their most recent journey around the sun.

    Post Malone

    The rapper/singer has enjoyed a meteoric rise since dropping his debut studio album Stoneyin 2016. He’s since sold over 60 million records and earned four Grammy nominations. No doubt Malone’s upcoming 25th birthday will be a blast.

    Malia Obama

    Former President Barack Obama’s eldest child turns 22 this year. Partying with the Secret Service is a patriotic honor.

    Mike 'The Situation' Sorrentino

    The Fourth of July is always a Situation for Mike Sorrentino. Will the former Jersey Shore star celebrate turning 38 with a little GTL (gym, tan, laundry) this Independence Day?

    Geraldo Rivera

    The former Fox News host turns 77.

    Gloria Stuart

    The Titanic actress was born on July 4, 1910. While she passed away at the age of 100 in 2010, her fame and our hearts will go on.

    Neil Simon

    The playwright and screenwriter was responsible for comedies such as "The Odd Couple," "Barefoot in the Park," and "Brighton Beach Memoirs." Simon passed away in 2018 at the age of 91.

    George Steinbrenner

    As the iconic owner of the New York Yankees for 37 years, Steinbrenner saw the team win 7 World Series championships and 11 pennants. He died nine days after his 80th birthday in 2010.

    Calvin Coolidge

    As the 30th President of the United States, Coolidge is the only one born on the Fourth of July. While his policies helped usher in the growth and prosperity of the roaring ‘20s, they are also partly to blame for the Great Depression that ensued months after he left office in 1929. Coolidge died in 1933 at the age of 61.

    Ann Landers/Dear Abby

    Twins sisters Esther "Eppie" Friedman Lederer and Pauline Phillips were born on July 4th, 1918 (same as Captain America) and used pen names to write the popular advice columns "Dear Abby" and "Ann Landers" respectively.

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