This list includes information on famous people born on Memorial Day loosely ranked by fame and popularity. Several famous actors, musicians and politicians were born on Memorial Day. While these celebrities all have Memorial Day birthdays some are born on different dates as the holiday is always observed on the last Monday of May.
Who will you find on this celebs with Memorial Day birthdays list? Idina Menzel lands in the top spot. The Wicked actress was born on May 30 Memorial Day 1971. Menzel has appeared in several movies and TV series including Frozen, Beaches, and Glee. Lauryn Hill also has a Memorial Day birthday, May 26, 1975.
Freddy vs. Jason actress Monica Keena was born on May 25, 1979. Other famous people with Memorial Day birthdays include Riley Keogh, Jennifer Ellison, and Denise van Outen.
Are you surprised that there are so many famous Memorial Day birthdays? Take a look at this list and get in on the conversation in the comments section.
Idina Menzel is an American actress and singer. She rose to prominence when she originated the role of Maureen Johnson in the Broadway musical Rent, a role which she reprised for the 2005 feature film adaptation of the musical. She received a Tony Award nomination in 1996 for her performance in Rent. In 2004, she won the Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical for originating the role of Elphaba in the Broadway musical Wicked. Menzel made her return to Broadway in the 2014 original musical If/Then, which earned her a nomination for the 2014 Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical. She was then honored with the Breakthrough Artist award at the 2014 Billboard Women in Music awards ...more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America
Born: 1971-05-30see more on Idina Menzel
Lauryn Hill is an American singersongwriter, rapper, producer, and actress. She is best known for being a member of the Fugees and for her solo album, The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill. Raised in South Orange, New Jersey, Hill began singing with her music-oriented family during her childhood. She enjoyed success as an actress at an early age, appearing in a recurring role on the television soap opera As the World Turns and starring in the film Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit. In high school, Hill was approached by Pras Michel to start a band, which his cousin, Wyclef Jean, soon joined. ...more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: East Orange, New Jersey, United States of America
Born: 1975-05-26see more on Lauryn Hill
Monica C. Keena is an American actress, known for her roles as Abby Morgan on Dawson's Creek, Rachel Lindquist on the short-lived comedy Undeclared, Kristen on HBO's Entourage, and as Lori Campbell in Freddy vs. Jason. ...more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
Born: 1979-05-25see more on Monica Keena