We celebrate top celebrities this day September 2,
Mexican and American film actress, director, and producer Salma Hayek began her career in Mexico by starring in the telenovela Teresa. Later on she featured in the film El Callejón de los Milagros (Miracle Alley) for which she was nominated for an Ariel Award. In 1991 Hayek moved to Hollywood and came to prominence with roles in Hollywood movies such as Desperado (1995), Dogma (1999), and Wild Wild West (1999)
Her breakthrough role was in the 2002 film Frida as Mexican painter Frida Kahlo for which she was nominated in the category of Best Actress for an Academy Award, BAFTA Award, Screen Actors Guild Award, and Golden Globe Award.
She won a Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Directing in a Children/Youth/Family Special in 2004 for The Maldonado Miracle and received an Emmy Award nomination for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series in 2007 after guest-starring in the ABC television comedy-drama Ugly Betty. She also guest-starred on the NBC comedy series 30 Rock from 2009 to 2013.
Hayek’s recent films include Grown Ups (2010), Grown Ups 2 (2013), Puss in Boots (2011), and Tale of Tales.
The 48 year old was born September 2, 1966.
American comedian, actor, and occasional rapper best known for his role as Money Mike in Friday After Next and for his outlandish, energetic stage persona. He also did a stint on Nick Cannon’s MTV improv show, Wild ‘n Out.
He had his breakout comedy performance on the BET comedy series, Comic View. He performed in his first comedy special, Katt Williams: Live: Let a Playa Play, in 2006.
In 2012 he had an infamously horrible visit to Seattle, Washington that caused him to retire, though he returned three days later.
He starred in First Sunday in 2008 with Ice Cube.
Katt Williams was born September 2, 1973 in Ohio.
British prizefighter and three-time world heavyweight champion. He compiled a career record of 41-2-1 and won gold in the super heavyweight class at the 1988 Olympics in Seoul.
He was a gifted basketball, football, and soccer player growing up.
He retired after recording a TKO victory against Vitali Klitschko on June 21, 2003.
He has four children – three daughters and a son – with Violet Chang, a former Miss Jamaica runner-up whom he married in 2005.
He knocked out Mike Tyson in a June, 2002 fight at The Pyramid in Memphis, Tennessee.
Lennox Lewis was born September 2, 1965.