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August 25 celebrity birthdays

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Let's check the morning birthday list.

He hosted the talk show Live! with Regis and Kelly and the game Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? Regis Philbin is 85 today.

He's a Scottish actor who broke onto the scene as British secret agent James Bond back in 1962.  He starred in such Bond classics as  Dr. No, From Russia with Love and Goldfinger.  You've also seen him in The Untouchables, The Hunt for Red October and Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade. Sean Connery is 86 today.

She's an actress who had the role of Serena in the CW series Gossip Girl.  On the big screen, she's starred in Green Lantern, Savages and The Shallows. Blake Lively is 29 today.

His real name is Chaim Weitz.  He gained fame after founding the hard rock band KISS which has sold over 100 million albums.  He now goes by the name Gene Simmons and he's 67 today.

He's a country singer who rose to fame with his 1992 hit Achy Breaky Heart.  He's also an actor who starred on Disney's Hanna Montana series alongside his daughter Miley. Billy Ray Cyrus is 55 today.

She's a country singer  who has scored six chart topping hits including: Bye Bye, I'm All Right and That's the Way. Jo Dee Messina is 46 today.

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