Elliott in July 2010
|Birth name||Melissa Arnette Elliott|
|Also known as||Missy “Misdemeanor” Elliott|
|Born||July 1, 1971
Portsmouth, Virginia, United States
|Genres||Hip hop, R&B|
|Occupations||Rapper, singer-songwriter, dancer,record producer, musician, actress|
|Labels||The Gold Mind, East West, Elektra,Atlantic, Violator|
|Associated acts||Timbaland, TLC, Magoo, Aaliyah,Ginuwine, Jodeci, Ciara, Ludacris,Eve, Lil’ Kim, Beyoncé, Gina Thompson, MC Lyte, Janet Jackson, Whitney Houston,Madonna, Nas, G-Dragon, Mariah Carey, Tweet, Eminem, Da Brat,Lady Saw, Mary J. Blige, Katy Perry, Tamia, J. Cole, Keyshia Cole, Little Mix, Jay-Z, Busta Rhymes, DeVante Swing,Redman, Raven-Symoné, Monica,Mýa, Beenie Man|
In the late 1990s, Elliott expanded her career as a solo artist and rapper, eventually winning five Grammy Awards and selling over 30 million records in the United States. Elliott is the only female rapper to have six albums certified platinum by the RIAA, including one double platinum for her 2002 album Under Construction.
Elliott is also known for a series of hits and diverse music videos, including “The Rain (Supa Dupa Fly)“, “Hot Boyz“, “Get Ur Freak On“, “Work It“, and the Grammy award-winning video for “Lose Control.”
Dan Aykroyd being interviewed at the 2005 Toronto Film Festival
|Birth name||Daniel Edward Aykroyd|
|Born||July 1, 1952
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
|Spouse||Donna Dixon (m. 1983)|
|Notable works and roles||Elwood Blues in The Blues Brothers
Ray Stantz in Ghostbusters
Original cast member ofSaturday Night Live
Daniel Edward “Dan” Aykroyd, CM (/ˈækrɔɪd/; born July 1, 1952) is a Canadian actor, comedian screenwriter and singer. He was an original cast member of Saturday Night Live, an originator of The Blues Brothers (withJohn Belushi) and Ghostbusters, and has had a long career as a film actor and screenwriter.
Debbie Harry at the premiere of SqueezeBox! at the 2008 Tribeca Film Festival
|Birth name||Deborah Ann Harry|
|Born||July 1, 1945
Miami, Florida, United States
|Genres||Rock, new wave, disco, pop|
|Occupations||Singer-songwriter, actress, former Playboy Bunny|
|Labels||Chrysalis, Geffen, Sire, Eleven Seven|
|Associated acts||Blondie, The Wind in the Willows|
Deborah Ann “Debbie” Harry (born July 1, 1945) is an American singer-songwriter and actress best known for being the lead singer of the punk rock and new wave band Blondie. She has also had success as a solo artist, and in the mid-1990s she recorded and performed with The Jazz Passengers. Her acting career spans over 30 film roles and numerous television appearances.
Tyler at The Incredible Hulk premiere, June 2008
July 1, 1977
New York City, New York
|Spouse(s)||Royston Langdon (m. 2003–08)|
Liv Rundgren Tyler (born Liv Rundgren; July 1, 1977) is an American actress and former child model. She is the daughter of Aerosmith‘s lead singer, Steven Tyler, and model Bebe Buell. Tyler began a career in modeling at the age of 14 but, after less than a year, she decided to focus on acting. After her film debut Silent Fall (1994), she appeared in supporting roles in Empire Records (1995), Heavy (1996) and That Thing You Do!(1996). Tyler later achieved critical recognition in the leading role in Stealing Beauty (1996). She followed this by starring in supporting roles including Inventing the Abbotts (1997) and Cookie’s Fortune (1999).
Tyler achieved international recognition as a result of her portrayal of Elf maiden Arwen Undómiel in the Lord of the Rings film trilogy. She has appeared in an eclectic range of films, including the 2004 comedy Jersey Girl, the indie film Lonesome Jim (2005), the drama Reign Over Me (2007) and big-budget studio films such as Armageddon (1998), The Strangers (2008) and The Incredible Hulk (2008).
Plies in 2008.
|Birth name||Algernod Lanier Washington|
|Born||July 1, 1976 
Fort Myers, Florida, United States
|Genres||Hip hop, dirty rap|
|Labels||Big Gates , Slip-n-Slide, Atlantic Records|
|Associated acts||DJ Khaled, Trey Songz, Rick Ross, Trick Daddy, T-Pain, Akon,Ne-Yo, Young Jeezy|
Algernod Lanier Washington (born July 1, 1976), better known by his stage name Plies, is an American rapper. He is the founder of Big Gates Records. Born in Fort Myers, Florida, Washington was a wide receiver on thefootball team of Miami University in Ohio in 1996 and 1997 before he became a rapper. After dropping out of college, he founded Big Gates with his stepbrother. Signed to Slip-n-Slide Records, from 2007 to 2008 he released three albums. Plies debuted in 2007 with The Real Testament with successful singles “Shawty” and “Hypnotized“. Plies also released two albums in 2008, Definition of Real and Da REAList, and later released Goon Affiliated in 2010.