Birthdays: December 17

Manny Pacquiao – Filipino boxer – 40

Milla Jovovich – Model and actress – 43

Sarah Paulson – actress, “Studio 60,” “Game Change” – 44

Duff Goldman – “Ace of Cakes” baker – 44

Giovanni Ribisi – TV Actor – 44

Bill Pullman – actor, “Independence Day” – 65

Eugene Levy – actor, “American Pie,” “Bringing Down the House” – 72

Chris Matthews – Blowhard – 73

Ernie Hudson – actor, “Ghostbusters” – 73

BORN ON THIS DATE

Bill Safire – New York Times columnist – 1929

George Lindsey – actor, “The Andy Griffith Show” – 1928