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Ronda Rousey

Ronda Rousey

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramRonda RouseyProfessional Wrestler Born: 1987Born in California, Ronda ‘Rowdy’ Rousey is the daughter of AnnMaria De Mars, the first American woman to win a World Judo Championship. Rousey started practicing judo at age 11 and was the...

Zendaya Coleman

Zendaya Coleman

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramZendaya ColemanEntertainer Born: 1996Zendaya Coleman was born in Oakland, California. Her name means ‘to give thanks’ in the Shona language. She joined a dance group as a child and studied acting at the American Conservatory Theatre....

Joe Manganiello

Joe Manganiello

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramJoe ManganielloActor Born: 1976Pittsburgh native Joe Manganiello was captain of his high school football, basketball and volleyball teams. He played varsity in all 3 sports and graduated with honors. He also acted in his high school’s...

Dolly Parton

Dolly Parton

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramDolly PartonMusicianBorn: 1946Dolly Parton was born in a one-room cabin in the Great Smoky Mountains of eastern Tennessee. Her father was an illiterate share-cropper, and she was the fourth of 12 children. Parton moved to Nashville the...

Nicole Richie

Nicole Richie

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramNicole RichieTV PersonalityBorn: 1981Nicole Richie was born and raised in California. When she was 3, her parents agreed to let her be raised by friend and musician Lionel Richie because they could not afford to care for her. She was...

Amy Robach

Amy Robach

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramAmy RobachTV AnchorBorn: 1973Amy Robach was born in Michigan but moved around, first to St. Louis and then on to Georgia where she attended high school and college. She earned high honors from the University of Georgia with a degree in...

Amy Myers

Amy Myers

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramAmy MyersMedical DoctorBorn: 1970Amy Myers volunteered for the Peace Corps in Paraguay and then earned her medical degree in emergency medicine from LSU. While she was still in medical school, she was diagnosed with the autoimmune...

Lisa Rinna

Lisa Rinna

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramLisa RinnaTV PersonalityBorn: 1963Lisa Rinna was born in California but her family moved to Oregon when she was 7. After graduating from high school, Rinna moved to San Francisco to pursue a career in modeling. She found work in...

Neal Barnard

Neal Barnard

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramNeal BarnardPhysicianBorn: 1953Originally from Fargo, North Dakota, Neal Barnard comes from a long line of cattle ranchers who grew up on a steady diet of meat and potatoes. Hegot his medical degree in psychiatry from George Washington...

Marilu Henner

Marilu Henner

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramMarilu HennerActressBorn: 1952Marilu Henner (née Mary Lucy Denise Pudlowski) grew up in Chicago as one of six children. Her mother ran a dance school and Henner began dancing when she was just 2 years old. As a teenager, she taught at...

JJ Smith

JJ Smith

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramJJ SmithFitness ExpertBorn: 1969JJ Smith grew up in Virginia. She graduated college with a degree in Mathematics and also holds a certificate in Executive Management from the Wharton Business School. She is currently a vice president and...

Jorge Cruise

Jorge Cruise

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramJorge CruiseFitness ExpertBorn: 1971Jorge Cruise was born in Mexico City but grew up in San Diego. His mother was an actress and Cruise was raised by his strict grandmother. He has a BA from the University of California, San Diego and...

Chris Wark

Chris Wark

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramChris WarkCancer Survivor Born: 1977Chris Wark was diagnosed with Stage III colon cancer when he only 26 years old. He had the tumor surgically removed but elected not to do chemotherapy. Instead, he changed his diet and experimented...

Michael Phelps

Michael Phelps

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramMichael  PhelpsOlympic SwimmerBorn: 1985Born in Maryland, Michael Phelps began swimming when he was 7 years old, partly due to the influence of his older sisters and partly to burn off excess energy. Before he was 10, he already held a...

Kelly Clarkson

Kelly Clarkson

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramKelly ClarksonSingerBorn: 1982Kelly Clarkson was first discovered by her middle school choir teacher who overheard her singing in the hallway. In high school, she performed in many musicals including Annie Get Your Gun. After high...

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