10/05/2011 02:58 pm ET | Updated Dec 05, 2011

October 5 Famous Birthdays: Kate Winslet, Guy Pearce, Nicky Hilton (PHOTOS)

In a world with nearly 7 billion people, chances are someone famous is celebrating their birthday today.

And indeed: Kate Winslet, Guy Pearce, and more will all be blowing out candles today. Will it be your favorite TV personality? Maybe an important figure from history?

Help us celebrate the birth of some of the world's coolest people by taking a scroll through some of the most noteworthy birthdays of October 5th -- enjoy!

Click here for yesterday's famous birthdays.

October 5th Famous Birthdays