Celebrating Ben Carson, Jada Pinkett Smith, Serge Ibaka, Xzibit…

Celebrating Ben Carson, Jada Pinkett Smith, Serge Ibaka, Xzibit…

Yvonne Williams

Bring on the birthday wishes because today September 18 we’ve got quite a number;

Ben Carson

“People all over the nation are starved for honesty and common sense” recent inspirational quote from world celebrated Neurosurgeon Ben Carson.

Ben Carson is a retired neurosurgeon and former candidate for President of the United States.

A pioneer in neurosurgery, Carson is noted for performing the first successful separation of Siamese twins joined at the back of the head, pioneering the first successful neurosurgical procedure on a fetus inside the womb.

Ben was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom by President George W. Bush.

He is a graduate of Yale University and the University of Michigan Medical School.

He married Candy Carson in 1975, and they had three children together, Murray, Benjamin Jr., and Rhoeyce.

He was portrayed by Cuba Gooding, Jr. in the TV film Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story.

Ben Carson turns 65

Jada Pinkett Smith

She’s all about family and remembering old memories, from her recent photos on social media. In 1989, she graduated from the Baltimore School for the Arts, majoring in Theater and Dance the late Tupac Shakur attended the school with her and they were good friends.

An actress, she appeared on the TV series A Different World before starring in blockbuster films such as The Nutty Professor and The Matrix. As a voice actor, she starred in the Madagascar film franchise. She also plays the villain Fish Mooney in the FOX drama series Gotham and she was cast in the 2015 film Magic Mike XXL.

In 2004, she starred in Collateral with Tom Cruise, who later recruited her into the Church of Scientology.

She got hitched to Hollywood star Will Smith in December of 1997, and the couple had two children together: Jaden and Willow.
She turns 45

Serge Ibaka

Famous NBA shot-blocking specialist who began his career with the Oklahoma City Thunder in 2009. He helped lead the team to the NBA Finals in 2012, where they were defeated by the Miami Heat. He was traded to the Orlando Magic in 2016.

Serge began his professional career playing for Spain’s CB L’Hospitalet in 2007.

He dated singer Keri Hilson in 2012. His younger brother.  His father, Desire, had a total of 18 children.

He turns 27


Multi talented rapper, actor, and host of the popular MTV car makeover show Pimp My Ride. His 2000 album, Restless, sold almost 2 million copies and was certified platinum.

Before hitting the spotlight, he came to California to live with his sister after getting in trouble with the law in New Mexico.

He grew up with his single mother and four siblings until her death when he was 9 years old. He has two sons named Tremaine and Xavier. He married Krista Joiner in 2014.

He played the gangster Big Fate in the 2009 film Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans.

He acted alongside Eminem in the film 8 Mile.
He turns 42

James Marsden

Screen actor best known for his role as Cyclops in the X-Men films. He also played prominent roles in popular hits Superman Returns, Enchanted, 27 Dresses, Hairspray, and The Notebook.

Before fame, his first acting job was a small recurring role on the hit sitcom The Nanny.

His TV credits include Ally McBeal, Saved by the Bell: The New Class, Party of Five and Touched by an Angel.
He was married to actress Lisa Linde from 2000 to 2011. He has two sons named Jack and William and a daughter named Mary.

He turns 43.

Patrick Schwarzenegger

Mode and son of Arnold Schwarzenegger who has modeled for big names Ralph Lauren and Armani. He eventually signed to L.A. Models.

He co-founded the philanthropic company Prjoect360 with his father at age 15.

He had his first major film role in the 2013 comedy Grown Ups 2.

He is the son of Arnold Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver. He grew up with four siblings: Katherine, Christina, Christopher and half-brother Joseph. He dated Miley Cyrus from 2014 to 2015.

He starred in a 2013 Ariana Grande music video for the song “Right There.”
He turns 23.

Happy Happy Birthday to the stars!

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