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August 15 celebrity birthdays

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If you're celebrating a birthday today you're sharing it with a race car driver from Missouri and Batman.

He was born and raised in the Columbia area and tied for the Sprint Cup championship in 2001.  Carl Edwards is 37 today.

You recently saw him battle the Man of Steel on the big screen.  He's the latest actor to don the cape and cowl of Batman.  Ben Affleck is 44 today.

She's one of the hottest actresses in  Hollywood. She's starred as Raven in the X-Men franchise but is probably best known for her role as Katniss in the Hunger Games movies.  Kentucky native Jennifer Lawrence is 26 today.

She starred on the NBC series Will & Grace. On the big screen, you's seen her in Along Came Polly and The Wedding Date. Debra Messing is 48 today.

He's the lead vocalist for the Jonas Brothers. He dated Taylor Swift at one time and she wrote several songs about him after he broke up with her on the phone. Joe Jonas is 27 today.

She's a three-time Olympic gold Medalist for beach volleyball winning medals in 2004, 2008 and 2012. She's currently in Brazil for the current games in Rio.  Kerri Walsh-Jennings is 38 today.

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