Celebrity birthdays in July

Slideshow posted in Photos | Monday, July 02, 2012

2 of 53: Missy Elliott turns 40 on July 1, 2012. The singer is known for songs such as 'Work It,' 'Gossip Folks' and 'Ching-a-Ling.'

(Pictured: Missy Elliott performs live for a crowd on Feb. 3, 2006.) ( Photo / flickr.com/photos/amoroma/)

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