Happy Birthday to Mavis Staples (born July 10, 1939)...a rhythm and blues and gospel singer, actress and civil rights activist who recorded with The Staple Singers, her family's band.


Happy Birthday to singer Willie Lee Ford, Jr. of The Dramatics (born July 10, 1950).


Happy Birthday to Christopher "Play" Martin (born July 10, 1962)...rapper and actor, half of the late 1980s/early 1990s hip-hop/comedy duo Kid 'n Play.