Most famous for… jazzy glasses, impressive piano playing and thousands (surely?) of platinum records
Today, why not… take a moment to ponder the Circle of Life that has spun you here. It moves us all, you know.
Or if that feels a tad too melancholy – today’s for partying, after all – just pop on your disco shoes and grab the mic…
You also share your birthday with Sarah Jessica Parker, aka everyone’s favourite Manolo Blanick-loving, fictional NYC columnist Carrie Bradshaw. Whatever you do, make sure you have a better birthday party than this. Eek.
Also born on 15 March: Aretha Franklin, Ryan Lewis, Marcia Cross, Patrick Troughton
Ellie is an entertainment, TV and film journalist writing news and (hopefully incredibly witty) comment for RadioTimes.com. She loves light-hearted dramas and glossy US series - and is more than a little bit obsessed with Downton Abbey. Foodie, sun-seeker and aspiring novelist in her own time. Likes the fact that her name rhymes with telly.