GenX birthdays: ‘Rock me,’ Falco

Feb. 19 — Heavy traffic in GenX birthdays …

Benicio del Toro (1967), 54, was born Benicio Monserrate Rafael del Toro Sanchez, and it baffles me why he didn’t use that for his stage name. Long before he became known as The Collector in the Marvel movies, the Puerto Rican-born actor was earning accolades in “Traffic” (2000), “Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas” (1998), “The Usual Suspects” (1995), and more.

Dwight Freeney (1980) idolized Giants legend Lawrence Taylor as a kid and followed his footsteps not only into the NFL but in dominating it as well…