So what do the Taoiseach and Jean Paul Gaultier have in common?

Tánaiste and Barbara Streisand also in this club

Happy birthday Mr Taoiseach. Enda Kenny is 62 years of age today. Interestingly he shares his big day with his Coalition colleague, Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore, who turns 58.

Aidan Gillen, stage and screen actor best known for roles in Queer as Folk, Love/hate, Game of Thrones, and The Wire, turns 45, while singer and actor Barbara Streisand is 71.

All Taureans, they also share their birthday with golfer Lee Westwood (40), French fashion designer Jean Paul Gaultier (61) and British sports television and radio host Gabby Logan (40).