09/27/2011 11:22 am ET Updated Nov 27, 2011

September 27 Famous Birthdays: Gwyneth Paltrow, Lil Wayne, Avril Lavigne (PHOTOS)

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

And indeed: Gwyneth Paltrow, Lil Wayne, 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 September 27 -- enjoy!

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September 27 Famous Birthdays