Here’s a look at some notable birthdays being celebrated today:

Sandra Bernhard

Age: 57

Occupation: Actress, Singer and Comedian

Known For: Her stand-up routines in which she critiques celebrity culture and political figures, several albums combining music and comedy, her close friendship with Madonna, and appearing in movies like ‘Zoolander’ and on TV shows including ‘Roseanne’ and ‘The L Word’

Paul Giamatti

Age: 45

Occupation: Actor

Known For: His Oscar-nominated performance in ‘Cinderella Man,’ and other critically-acclaimed roles in the movies ‘American Splendor’ and ‘Sideways’ and in the mini-series ‘John Adams’ and ‘Too Big to Fail’

Robert Englund

Age: 65

Occupation: Actor

Known For: Playing sadistic killer Freddy Krueger in the ‘Nightmare on Elm Street’ film franchise, and other roles in ‘Urban Legend,’ ‘Python’ and ‘Justice League’

Colin Quinn

Age: 53

Occupation: Actor and Comedian

Known For: Being a former cast member of ‘Saturday Night Live,’ being the announcer of MTV’s 1980s gameshow ‘Remote Control,’ hosting ‘Tough Crowd with Colin Quinn,’ and being ranked among Comedy Central’s list of the 100 greatest standups of all time

Steve Vai

Age: 52

Occupation: Guitarist

Known For: A renowned and Grammy-winning career in which he’s recorded and toured with artists including Frank Zappa, Public Image Ltd., David Lee Roth and Whitesnake and released several successful solo albums of his own