7 Celebrities Born on the 4th of July
One of them is a celebrity gorilla
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Jul 4, 2017 9:30 AM CDT
Neil Simon poses for a picture at the reception for the Eugene O'Neill Theater Center's Monte Cristo Award in New York, Monday, April 21, 2008.   (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

(Newser) – It's Independence Day, but for the 19 celebrities rounded up by Ranker, it's also a birthday. A sampling of the famous people (well, and one gorilla) with July 4 birthdates:

  • Playwright Neil Simon
  • Wrestler Sid Vicious
  • The Scarlet Letter author Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • Former president Calvin Coolidge

  • Reality star Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino
  • Victoria's Secret model Isabeli Fontana
  • Koko the gorilla
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