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

Harry Dean Stanton
Age: 85
Occupation: Actor
Known For: Films such as 'Cool Hand Luke,' 'Pretty in Pink' and 'The Green Mile,' and a recent recurring role on the HBO series 'Big Love'

Jane Lynch
Age: 51
Occupation: Actress and Singer
Known For: A long career in both TV and films, but her most notable role of late is her wickedly funny portrayal of cheerleading coach Sue Sylvester on the hit series 'Glee'

Tommy Mottola
Age: 62
Occupation: Record Label Executive
Known For: Heading up Sony Music for 15 years and managing a variety of music stars, including his first wife, pop diva Mariah Carey

Jackie Earle Haley
Age: 50
Occupation: Actor
Known For: Roles in the films 'Breaking Away,' 'The Bad News Bears,' 'Little Children' and the remake of 'A Nightmare on Elm Street'

Matthew Fox
Age: 45
Occupation: Actor
Known For: Roles on the TV series 'Party of Five' and 'Lost'