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Nifty fifty: These celebs hit the big 5-0 in 2019

By Lisa Respers France

Published August 13, 2019

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He will always be one of the "New Kids on the Block" no matter his age. Donnie Wahlberg hits the half century mark on August 17.

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"Friends" star Matthew Perry celebrates his 50th on August 19.

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We are guessing that Jack Black will be tenacious about celebrating his date of birth on August 28.

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We are getting old you guys. "Beverly Hills 90210" star Jason Priestley turns 50 on August 28.

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We wouldn't be surprised if director/actor Tyler Perry has a star-studded birthday bash on September 13.

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"Queen America" star Catherine Zeta-Jones can be queen for the day on September 25.

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"Queer as Folk" star Hal Sparks enters into his fifth decade on September 25.

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Olympian and former "Dancing With the Stars" contestant Nancy Kerrigan spins into her big day on October 13.

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"Grey's Anatomy" star Ellen Pompeo has her special day on November 10.

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Pop open the bottles of Ciroc. Sean "Diddy" Combs turns 50 on November 4.

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Alright, alright, alright! Matthew McConaughey turns 50 on November 4.

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"300" star Gerard Butler turns 50 on November 13.

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Freeze! Somebody bring him back some money pleaseā€¦ for his birthday. Jay-Z celebrates his big one on December 4.

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It hardly seems possible that Jennifer Lopez turned 50 on July 24.

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"Bridget Jones's Diary" star Renee Zellweger hit the big one on April 25.

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Shock rocker Marilyn Manson turned 50 on January 5.

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Jennifer Aniston got her "Friends" together to celebrate her on February 11.

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"NCIS" star Pauley Perrette had her big day on March 27.

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June 15 was a good day for actor/rapper Ice Cube.

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Former professional wrestler and "Guardians of the Galaxy" star Dave Bautista finished the day strong on January 18.

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It's his prerogative how singer Bobby Brown chose to celebrate the big 5-0 on February 5.

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It might be a case of "Arrested Development" for actor Jason Bateman. The ever youthful star hit his milestone on January 14.

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"Empire" star Terrence Howard also dabbles in music so he could've sung himself "Happy Birthday" on March 11.

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Winter is coming, but Peter Dinklage's special day -- on June 11 -- already came.

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Don't tell Javier Bardem there's "No Country for Old Men." The actor turned a spry 50 on March 1.

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She's often celebrated on stage and screen, but Cate Blanchett celebrated for her milestone birthday on May 14.

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Funnyman Patton Oswalt celebrated five decades on January 27.

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Strike up the band! Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl celebrated his milestone birthday on January 14.

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"Walking Dead" star Norman Reedus turned 50 on January 6.

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A "Different World" star and voiceover actress Cree Summer had her special day on July 7.

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"Rosewood" star Morris Chestnut turned 50 on January 1.

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Actress Anne Heche celebrated on May 25.

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Looking this good should take any possible sting out of "Ant-Man And The Wasp" star Paul Rudd turning 50 on April 6.

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Actor and LGBTQ activist Chaz Bono turned 50 on March 4.

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