Alyssa Miller :: Walter Iooss Jr.
Sure, America is celebrating its 237th birthday, but don't let that overshadow another important milestone -- Alyssa Miller turns 24! The California native, who is recovering from a wild weekend in Las Vegas, has appeared in the past three swimsuit issues. She is also the proud owner of a Boston Terrier named Charlie. So as you prepare your barbecue and get ready for the fireworks, remember it isn't just America's birthday you're celebrating - it's also a special day for a certain SI Swimsuit model.