Regardless of national descent, everyone becomes a little Irish on St. Patrick’s Day. While the masses are enjoying the St. Patrick’s Day revelry, these celebrities will be celebrating their March 17th birthdays.
The Boston Celtics star was born on St. Patrick’s Day 1959 in Eugene, Orgeon.
Melissa Auf der Maur
The bass player who became famous during her time with Hole and the Smashing Pumpkins was born on March 17, 1972, in Montreal, Canada.
Melissa Auf der Maur is not the only Smashing Pumpkin with a St. Patrick’s Day birthday. The legendary band’s frontman was born in Elk Grove, Illinois on March 17, 1967.
The drummer for the Irish band the Corrs was born on March 17, 1973.
The British actress was born on St. Patrick’s Day 1954 in London, England.
Best known for his role as Bobby Ewing on TV’s “Dallas,” Patrick Duffy was born on St. Patrick’s Day 1949 in Townsend, Montana.
The soccer sensation was born on March 17, 1972, in Selma, Alabama.
The lead singer and lead guitarist for the band the Darkness was born on March 17, 1975.
The co-founder and singer/songwriter of Jefferson Starship was born on St. Patrick’s Day 1942 in San Francisco, California.
Actor Rob Lowe was born on St. Patrick’s Day 1964 in Charlottesville, Virginia.
Iconic actor Kurt Russell was born on St. Patrick’s Day 1951 in Springfield, Massachusetts.
Although Casey Siemaszko is not as big of a celebrity as some on this list, he is a very accomplished character actor with credits in some of Hollywood’s biggest films. He was born on St. Patrick’s Day 1961 in Chicago, Illinois.
Gary Sinise was born in Blue Island, Illinois, on St. Patrick’s Day 1955.
Mathew St. Patrick
Known primarily for his role on HBO’s “Six Feet Under,” Mathew St. Patrick was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on March 17, 1968.
Actress Natalie Zea was born on St. Patrick’s Day 1975 in Harris County, Texas.
The contributor loves celebrating St. Patrick’s Day as it provides a nice event to keep things exciting between Mardi Gras and the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival.
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