For all the birthday love we give fan favorites like Zac Efron (last week) and Kim Kardashian (tomorrow), we like to pay tribute to lesser stars as well.

After all, the mere fact that Snoop Dogg has defied the odds and made it to 37 without being killed or locked away for life warrants a little shout out.

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In just 24 short years on this planet, Ashlee Simpson has had her father purchase a singing career for her, had some bad plastic surgery, become a celebrity gossip mainstay, then gotten knocked up by and hitched to Pete Wentz. Not a bad life!

Here's a little photo tribute to Ashlee on her birthday today. Click to enlarge ...

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Lauren "Lo" Bosworth, Lauren Conrad's BFF and Audrina Patridge's passive aggressive foe on The Hills, celebrated her 22nd birthday at TAO at The Venetian Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas on Saturday night. Her actual birthday is today (Monday)!

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22. What significance does this magical number hold for Heidi Montag?

If you guessed that she is about to undergo her 22nd cosmetic surgery... you're probably right. But we're talking about her birthday!

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Apparently presidential hopeful John McCain shares a birthday with Michael Jackson. Michael Jackson! What does THAT say about his ability to lead?!

Just kidding. We won't hold sharing August 29 as a of birth with the King of Crazy against John McCain, who turns 102 (give or take 30) today.

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... a trio of stars who celebrated their birth on August 16 - and will likely never be talked about in the same story ever again! Here are photo galleries of three celebs who have just turned a year older and wiser (yeah right) ...First, it's strangely-named, fashion-challenged celebuspawn Rumer Willis!

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