Birthday Shout! Dolly Parton, Shawn Wayans, Katey Sagal…

Birthday Shout! Dolly Parton, Shawn Wayans, Katey Sagal…

Yvonne Williams

We celebrate top celebrities this day January 19

Dolly Parton

Blonde, flamboyant country singer who released twenty-six #1 Billboard hits, including “Jolene,” “Coat of Many Colors,” and “9 to 5.”

She grew up alongside eleven brothers and sisters in a one-room cabin in Appalachia, Tennessee; she learned to sing at church.

She received the nickname The Queen of Country Music, after releasing more #1 hits than any other country singer in U.S. history.

She married Carl Dean on May 30, 1966 after meeting him in a laundromat in 1964.

She composed the hit song “I Will Always Love You,” which Whitney Houston would later cover.

The 70 years old was born January 19, 1946.

Shawn Wayans

Actor, writer, and producer best known for his work on the Scary Movie franchise. Four of his nine siblings also frequently appear alongside him on film and TV: Marlon, Keenen, Damon and Kim.

He was a DJ SW-1 on In Living Color, a show created by his older brother Keenan and featuring his other siblings.

He wrote for The Wayans Bros. TV series that lasted from 1995 until 1999.

He was born the second-youngest of ten siblings to parents Howell and Elvira Wayans. He grew up in the Fulton House projects in the Chelsea neighborhood of Manhattan. He has a son named Marlon and two daughters named Laila and Illia.

He starred in White Chicks and Little Man alongside his brother Marlon Wayans.

The 45 year old was born January 19, 1971.

Katey Sagal

Rose to fame after playing the role of Peggy Bundy on the Fox TV series Married… With Children. In 2011, she won a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Drama TV Series for her role as Gemma Teller Morrow in Sons of Anarchy.

She began her acting career in a series of made-for-television movies.

She played the on-screen mother of Danny Masterson in three episodes of the series That ’70s Show.

She was married to Steppenwolf drummer Jack White  from 1993 to 2000. In 2004, she married Sons of Anarchy showrunner Kurt Sutter.

She became famous for her role on the comedy TV series Married… with Children alongside Ed O’Neill.

The 62 year old was  born January 19, 1954.

Logan Lerman

Actor who plays the lead character in the Percy Jackson films. He starred alongside Emma Watson in The Perks of Being a Wallflower in 2012 and also played roles in the films The Butterfly Effect, The Number 23, Noah and The 3:10 to Yuma.

His first film roles were in the 2000 films What Women Want and The Patriot.

He earned a Young Artist Award for Best Performance by a Leading Young Actor for his role as Luke Chandler in the 2003 TV movie A Painted House.

He has an older brother, Lucas, and an older sister, Lindsey.

In 2014, he starred with Brad Pitt, Shia LaBeouf and Michael Pena in the war film Fury.

The 24 year old was born January 19, 1992.


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