We celebrate exceptional personalities this day December 30
World celebrated Championship golfer who won over 100 Tour events and became the youngest player to complete the PGA Career Grand Slam.
He started playing golf before the age of two under the tutelage of his father Earl, who was one of Kansas State University’s first African-American college baseball players.
He had two children with Elin Nordegren, whom he married in 2004 and divorced in 2010. He then dated Olympic gold medalist Lindsey Vonn from 2013 to 2015.
Phil Mickelson developed a reputation for finishing second to Woods, but he eventually won his share of major tournaments.
The 40 year old was born December 30, 1975.
Superstar guard/forward who won NBA Championships with the Miami Heat in 2012 and 2013. He began his career with the Cleveland Cavaliers, receiving the 2004 NBA Rookie of the Year award and earning his first of multiple NBA MVP awards in 2009. He rejoined the Cavaliers in 2014 after four years in Miami.
He was drafted first overall by the Cleveland Cavaliers in 2003 and after leading the franchise to NBA prominence in his seven years with the team, he chose to sign with the Miami Heat in 2010, re-shaping the power hierarchy in the league.
He and his high school sweetheart-turned-wife Savannah Brinson had their first son, LeBron James Jr., on October 6, 2004. Three years later they had a second son named Bryce Maximus and on October 22, 2014, they welcomed their first daughter, Zhuri.
He won gold medals playing alongside Kobe Bryant at the 2008 and 2012 Olympics.
The 31 year old was born December 30, 1984.
Better known by his first name Tyrese is an American Grammy-nominated R&B singer, songwriter, actor, author, television producer, former fashion model and MTV VJ. He became known for his role in the movie Baby Boy. He won a Grammy Award for Best R&B Male Vocal Performance for his hit single “Sweet Lady.”
He grew up in the Watts neighborhood in Los Angeles and, after being discovered on a bus, he appeared in an advertisement for Coca Cola.
He appeared in the Fast and Furious film franchise and played the role of Robert in Transformers with Shia Labeouf.
After his father, Tyrone Gibson, abandoned the family, his mother Priscilla Murray Gibson raised Tyrese and his three siblings as a single mother. He was married to Norma Gibson from 2007 to 2009 and he has a daughter named Shayla.
He starred in the 2005 crime film Four Brothers with Mark Wahlberg.
The 37 year old was born December 30, 1978.
This famous Pop Singer After won the Critics’ Choice BRIT Award in 2010, after which she released her debut album, Lights, which reached #1 on the UK charts.
She attended the University of Kent, where she discovered electronic music and wrote “Wish I Stayed.”
She collaborated with Skrillex on the song “Summit” and her 2010 cover of Elton John’s ‘Your Song’ reached #1 in the U.K.
She has two sisters and a brother. In 2014, she began dating singer Dougie Pointer and she also previously dated Ed Sheeran.
The 29 year old was born December 30, 1986.
The son of Diddy who gained fame for playing college football and had his first acting role in the 2013 film Date with a Hammer.
He was featured with his father on MTV’s Super Sweet 16 in 2008.
He earned a controversial scholarship to play football at UCLA in 2012.
He grew up with one brother and three sisters.
He was born the oldest son of hip hop entrepreneur Diddy.
The 22 year old was born December 30, 1993.