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Famous Birthdays Today, April 16: Selena Quintanilla, Martin Lawrence, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Akon Thiam, Charles Chaplin

Famous Birthdays Today, April 16: Selena Quintanilla, Martin Lawrence, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Akon Thiam, Charles Chaplin
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Celebrity Birthdays Today, April 16: Selena Quintanilla, Martin Lawrence, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Akon Thiam, Charles Chaplin

Famous Birthdays Today, April 16: Photograph of a publicly displayed statue and memorial site for singer Selena (aka Selena Quintanilla-Pérez is the best), in Corpus Christi, Texas. Source: wikipedia. Author: Lawikitejana

Famous Birthdays Today, April 16: Photograph of a publicly displayed statue and memorial site for singer Selena (aka Selena Quintanilla-Pérez is the best), in Corpus Christi, Texas. Source: wikipedia. Author: Lawikitejana

If you like Mexican music you probably know her because our Top#1 Famous Birthdays Today is for Selena Quintanilla. Born Selena Quintanilla-Pérez -she is also known simply as Selena-, she is one of the top best selling Latin artist in the 90’s. She was born in Lake Jackson, Texas, United States on April 16, 1971. Well, what to say? Selena Quintanilla singer was murdered at the age of 23 by Yolanda Saldivar, president of her fan club. Rest in Peace, Selena. We miss you.

[quote align=”center” color=”#999999″]Since I was small, when I was in school, I was a business girl. I would buy things to sell, gums for three cents, things like that.[/quote]

Selena Quintanilla

[quote align=”center” color=”#999999″]Anywhere in the world you go, you find racism, discrimination. Not just in the United States, or in Texas. It’s very sad for me, but that’s the way it is. I can’t change the world by myself. I, being Hispanic, have also faced discrimination. But … the world keeps turning. Life is full of surprises. That’s all I will say.[/quote]

Selena Quintanilla

Famous Birthdays Today, April 16: Martin Lawrence at a ceremony for Jerry Bruckheimer to receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Source: wikipedia. Author: Angela George

Famous Birthdays Today, April 16: Martin Lawrence at a ceremony for Jerry Bruckheimer to receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Source: wikipedia. Author: Angela George

Also happy birthday for Martin Lawrence, actor who played the role as detective Marcus in Bad Boys. He was born in Germany in 1965. All the best for him too.

[quote align=”center” color=”#999999″]ADD_CONTENT_HEREI’m most proud of the blessings that God has bestowed upon me, in my life. He’s given me the vision to truly see that you can fall down, but you can still get back up. Hopefully I’ll learn from my mistakes and have the opportunity to strengthen and improve the next thing I do.[/quote]

Martin Lawrence

[quote align=”center” color=”#999999″]You can be cool and at the same time respect your woman, who will hopefully become your wife, who will hopefully become the mother of your kids. America needs to get back to family values.[/quote]

Martin Lawrence

Famous Birthdays Today, April 16: Portrait of Charles Chaplin. Source: National Portrait Gallery. Author: Strauss-Peyton Studio

Famous Birthdays Today, April 16: Portrait of Charles Chaplin. Source: National Portrait Gallery. Author: Strauss-Peyton Studio

More famous birthdays today, April 16: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, basketball player and all-time leading scorer in NBA history with 38,387 career points; Akon Thiam, hip-hop artist born in Senegal in 1973; and Charles Chaplin, legendary actor and director who starred and directed in The Great Dictator.

[quote align=”center” color=”#999999″]A day without laughter is a day wasted.[/quote]

Charles Chaplin

[quote align=”center” color=”#999999″]A man’s true character comes out when he’s drunk.[/quote]

Charles Chaplin

What to say? I’m a true man, Mr. Chaplin. Have a nice day, dear friends. We are sure you deserve it.

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  • I Wish Martin Lawrence A Happy Birthday And Lots Of Good Wishes
    And Many Good Blessings From Us Because He Is Turning Forty Ni
    ne Today And I Wish Him A Nice Fulfilling Promise From God And P
    raying That Martin Will Have A Blessed Hope On His Birthday And
    To Bring Happiness And Smile To His Face!

    PS Happy Birthday, Mr. Lawrence!!! May Your Good Wish Come
    True As You Become Older And Older!

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