PEOPLE Magazine 40th Anniversary

Look Who's Turning 40

From Leonardo DiCaprio and Victoria Beckham to Hello Kitty and Happy Days, see who's celebrating the milestone with PEOPLE


At 40, Jewel, born May 23, says she's more confident than ever in her personal and professional lives. "It's weird, I never thought a snaggle-toothed, big-nosed girl from Alaska would [be considered 'hot']," the recently separated singer, who has a new album in the works, told the Huffington Post. "But I enjoy it, especially as I've gotten older."