Birthday Shout! Stevie Wonder, Robert Pattinson
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Birthday Shout! Stevie Wonder, Robert Pattinson

Yvonne Williams

We celebrate with exceptional personalties, this day May 13

Stevie Wonder

Iconic singer, songwriter, record producer and multi-instrumentalist Stevie Wonder boasts of recording more than 30 U.S. top ten hits and bagging a whooping total of 25 Grammy Awards (noted as the most ever awarded to a male solo artist).

The legendary instrumentalist has sold over 100 million albums and singles, which lands him on the list of one of the top 60 best-selling music artists.

In 2013, Billboard magazine released a list of the Hot 100 All-Time Top Artists to celebrate the U.S. singles chart’s 55th anniversary and Wonder grabbed the number six spot.

Alongside his music Wonder is noted for being a political activist who campaigned to make Martin Luther King, Jr.’s birthday a holiday in the United States. In 2009, the star was named a United Nations Messenger of Peace

Stevie Wonder suffered from retinopathy of prematurity, which caused his retinas to detach, leading to blindness.

At the tender age of eleven Wonder got signed to Motown Records.

He was born May 13, 1950.

Stevie Wonder

Robert Pattinson

Robert Pattinson began his acting career while in school when he starred in theater productions through the Barnes Theatre Company before gaining small roles on the big screen.

This famous actor gained popularity through the movie Twilight: Eclipse. which bagged him a People’s Choice Award for Favorite Movie Actor.

He is also noted for playing Cedric Diggory in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire. In 2010, Robert was named one of the top 100 most influential people in the world by TIME magazine.

The screen sensation’s on and off screen romance with fellow co star Kristen Stewart while filming Twilight in 2008 further endeared him to the limelight but their relationship came to a sad end giving room for his new love singer FKA Twigs  to whom he got engaged in April 2015.

Robert Pattinson was born May 13, 1986 in England.

Robert Pattinson
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