December 8 in Sci-Fi History: The Lost Boys & DC Ladies Birthday Party

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Dec 8, 2017, 8:30 AM EST

It was on this day in 1976 that Dominic Monaghan was born in Berlin.


It was also on this day in 1978 that Ian Somerhalder was born in Covington, Lousiana.


They would eventually end up on an island together.


Also celebrating birthdays today? Two ladies from the DC Universe. Teri Hatcher was born on this day in Palo Alto, California in 1964. Her first role was on The Love Boat as one of the mermaid girls, and her big break was playing Lois Lane on ABC's The Adventures of Lois and Clark.


And Vicki Vale herself, Kim Basinger, was born on this day in 1953 in Athens, Georgia.


To tie this all together, and because it doesn't get enough play, let's go with Prince.


Tomorrow: Star Trek: Nemesis.