Happy Birthday

Barbara Walters turns 80 years old today. Let's hope the View girls all remembered to get her a present. Others celebrating today: Will Smith is 41. Designer Thakoon Panichgul is turning 35. Catherine Zeta-Jones is 40. Secretary of Defense Robert Gates is 66. Heather Locklear is turning 48. Actress Aida Turturro is 47. Filmmaker Pedro Almodóvar is turning 58. Tate Donovan is 46. Cheryl Tiegs is 62. And Bridget Marquardt of the Girls Next Door is turning 36. A handful of weekend birthdays below.

Saturday: Serena Williams (28); Andre Harrell (49); Christina Milian (28); former New Jersey governor Christine Todd Whitman (63); Olivia Newton-John (61); and Linda Hamilton (53).

Sunday: Gwyneth Paltrow (37); Public radio host Leonard Lopate (69); Alexis Stewart (44); Avril Lavigne (25); and Third Eye Blind's Steven Jenkins (45).