Sarah Jessica Parker is turning 44 today. Gloria Steinem turns 75. Elton John is 62. Daniel Boulud is turning 54. Socialite Arden Wohl turns 26. Matthew Barney is 42. Eileen Ford is 87. Aretha Franklin turns 67. Marcia Cross is 47. Today Show film critic Gene Shalit is turning 77. Katharine McPhee is 25. Race car driver Danica Patrick turns 27. The rapper Juvenile is turning 34. And actress Lark Voorhies, best known as Lisa Turtle on Saved by the Bell, is turning 35.
Eileen Ford, the co-founder of Ford Models (her husband and partner, Jerry Ford, passed away earlier this year) has been trying to sell her New Jersey mansion for two years now. Last week the Journal reported that she'd discounted the property from $8 million to $6.5 million. Luxist has a few photos inside the home.
♦ Eve Weinstein, the ex-wife of Harvey Weinstein, has put her sixth-floor spread at 1133 Fifth Avenue on the market for $13.5 million. She bought the four-bedroom apartment with private elevator and Central Park views for $10.4 million two years ago. [Cityfile, Sotheby's]
♦ Eileen Ford, the founder of Ford Models and mother of Katie Ford, has slashed the price of her Tewksbury, NJ mansion by nearly 20 percent. It's now on the market for $6.5 million. [WSJ]
♦ Actors Garret Dillahunt and Michelle Hurd (best known as Laurel from Gossip Girl) paid $1.35 million for a one-bedroom apartment in Battery Park City's Riverhouse building. [BTL]
♦ Calvin Klein co-founder Barry Schwartz has put a three-acre plot in Miami on the market for $23.9 million, $9.4 million more than he originally paid for the Biscayne Bay property in 2005. [WSJ]