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List of celebrities and famous people who were born on August 8th

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2019 - 2010

Famous birthdays on August 8th for the celebrities who were born in the years 2019 - 2010


2009 - 2000

Famous birthdays on August 8th for the celebrities who were born in the years 2009 - 2000

  • Young Swiss prodigy, Monika Janisch was the mother and a German mathematician. She is a student at Perpignan (France), aged 12.

  • British conjoined twins born by Caesarean section were delivered via Caesarean section. They were joined at the abdomen and their spines fused. Gracie was the strongest of the girls. Doctors tried to seperate the girls in order to save Gracie, but this would most likely lead to Rosie's untimely death. Parents of the girls refused to separate them, citing religious …

  • American family of note, the son Catherine Zeta Jones, 30, her first child, 7 pounds. 7oz, 21 inches long and Michael Douglas, 55 who has a son from his first marriage. They have been married since March 1999, in Manhattan, NY.

1999 - 1990

Famous birthdays on August 8th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1999 - 1990


1989 - 1980

Famous birthdays on August 8th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1989 - 1980


1979 - 1970

Famous birthdays on August 8th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1979 - 1970

  • American singer (Creed)

  • French basketball player who started his professional career in 1990 at HyA"res Var Basket. He then moved to Paris Basket Racing, 1993 where he played until 1997, when he was named the club's champion. Sciarra moved to Italy for one season and played with Pallacanestro Treviso (Italy) and Ciudad de Huelva (Spana). Sciarra moved again in 2001 and spent a …

  • American actress

  • Australian singer (Human Nature)

  • Estonian manager and footballer

  • Belgian actor who won the Best Performer Prize at Cannes Film Festival on May 20, 1996 for his role as Jaco Van Dormael's "The Eighth Day"

  • South African rugby player and coach

  • English academic and chemist

  • Belgian victim who worked as an informatician at the WTC (97th Floor Twin Tower North), 13 years later, DNA testing revealed that he was a Belgian victim. He was born in Watermael Bosvoorde and raised in Anderlecht in the district of Brussels. He was living the "American dream."

  • Burlingame, California -- Rower (1992, 96 Olympics - 4th Place)

1969 - 1960

Famous birthdays on August 8th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1969 - 1960

  • Pro surfer from Australia, Bondi Beach. Runner-up in the 1982, 1979, 1981 and 1982 world championships.

  • German politician 16th Mayor in Nuremberg

  • Turkish politician and journalist

  • French homicide: His rival was stabbed and hanged 10/10/1987.

1959 - 1950

Famous birthdays on August 8th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1959 - 1950

  • French high ranking government official who was Director of Cabinet of the French Prime Minster from 15 May 2012 to 31 December 2014.

  • Dutch flute composer and educator

  • German DR speed walker (5 km indoor)

  • Argentinian actress

  • American actor

  • Jamaica -- Singer / songwriter ("Stop & Go Heaven Knows")

  • English singer-songwriter and guitarist (Madness).

  • Florida, United States -- WLAF wide receiver coach (Rhein Fire)

  • English bishop

  • Formula-1 racer (Portugal Grand Prix-1990).

  • Italian family of noted, Giovanna Stefanel is the daughter of Carlo Stefanel who also works in the family's clothes business. Giovanna is an art director and board member of Stefanel S.p.A. Giovanna is responsible for managing a large number of designers and has final say over the entire cycle of informal fashion from presentation to accessories to the garments. Giovanna, …

  • Robin Quivers

    American radio personality, author, and co-host of Howard SternaEUR (tm), the nationally syndicated radio show and cable TV show. Her biography outlines her childhood experiences with sexual abuse.

  • Norwegian author

  • Varin, a French engineer (Polytechnique et Ecole des Mines), and a businessman, was the CEO of PSA Peugeot CitroAn. He resigned his supplementary retirement allocation of 21 millions euros on 27 November 2013. Carlos Tavares has taken his place as the new PSA chairman.

  • American pro-astrologer and author of "The Alchemy of Illness", a personal and philosophical exploration of how illness can be transformed. Kat was diagnosed with Chronic Fatigue Immune Dysfunction Syndrome (CFIDS) in 1988. She explores the illness from the perspective that it is an instrument for integration.

  • Indian cricketer

  • Egyptian politician, who was the fifth President of Egypt. He took office on 30 June 2012. After massive protests, he was declared unseated by the Egyptian defense Minister Abdul Fatah Khalil Al-Sisi.

  • American journalist, writer and author of "And The Band played On," 1987, a landmark bestseller about AIDS in America.

  • Bronx, New York -- Actor. (Fast Times At Ridgemont High).

  • French politician. Since November 2008, she has been First Secretary of France's Socialist Party (Parti Socialiste or PS), and Mayor of Lille (Nord), since March 2001. Her father, Jacques Delors was Minister of Finance under President FranASSois Mitchell and President of the European Commission.

  • Japanese businessman invented PlayStation

  • American producer and drummer (The Blues Brothers, The Bar-Kays, and Booker T. & M.G. 's)

  • Polish-German cyclist (d.2015)

  • English critic and author

1949 - 1940

Famous birthdays on August 8th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1949 - 1940

  • Keith Carradine

    American actor from a theatre family. He is the son of actor John Carradine, and half-brother to David Carradine. When he was six, his parents divorced and fought bitter custody battles over Keith and his brothers Christopher (now a Disney architect and Robert (also an actor). The boys were placed in juvenile court custody for three months. Carradine won custody …

  • Colombian racing driver

  • US singer (Stylistics-16 Bars)

  • Hungary -- Cosmonaut

  • French Catholic priest, Bishop of Nice from August 2005 to March 2005

  • Canadian hockey player, lawyer and author. From 1971 to 1979, he was a goalie for Montreal Canadiens and helped them win six Stanley Cups. He worked for one year in a law firm, and hoped to receive a higher salary. His book on hockey, "The Game", (1983) was a commercial and critical success that won Canada's Governor General's Award.

  • American producer and director of actor

  • Nauruan politician

  • Italian actor and voice actor, son of comedian Carlo Dapporto.

  • American author, public speaker, adjunct professor of psychology and history for 11 years. Private psychotherapist for 17 years.

  • Scottish politician; Labour Member to Parliament was elected at the General Election on 6/11/1987.

  • English singer-songwriter/bass player (Roxy Music Ian Gillan band The Big Three Quatermass Episode Six and Roxy Music Ian Gillan Band) (d. 2014).

  • Estonian pianist and musicologist (d.2015)

  • Rocker (Dr Hook & Medicine Show)

  • Sylvia Kristel plays "Emmanuelle", a French film director.

  • Wilshire Associates was founded by an American engineer and businessman.

  • Indian cricketer (d.2007)

1939 - 1930

Famous birthdays on August 8th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1939 - 1930

  • Dustin Hoffman

    American actor who created some of the most memorable characters in cinema history, winning two Oscars, five Oscar nominations and an Emmy over his 30 year career. He is regarded as one of the two or three most successful actors in the country, and arguably the most influential male presence since Marlon Brando. He says that he is always searching …

  • Canadian artist, born in Hong Kong. He is a painter/illustrator best known for his bird-drawings. He co-authored or coauthored "Birds of the Northern Forest", and "Rails of the World".

  • Belgian singer

  • Actor and guitarist (Dutch-Swedish)

  • USA; actor (The Graduate. Tootsie. Kramer versus Kramer).

  • American baseball player, coach, and team manager who scored 48 home runs during his career with the Washington Senators in 1969.

  • Ferruzzi is an Italian family business manager (similar to the Angeli clan). He was the brother-in law of Roul Gardini, who shot himself in July 1993. Giuliani Ricci was arrested for laundering money to political parties the day after Gardini died. He was involved in the prosecution against corrupt government officials.

  • French actor, who is an honorary member of the ComA(c)die-FranASSaise, trained at the National Conservatory of Dramatic Art by Jean Yonnel.

  • Polish-English illustrator and author

  • Turkish actress (d. 2014.)

  • The undisputed king of Australia’s talk-back radiowaves, an Australian broadcaster who is the most influential and successful in his field. Laws has been at the top of the ratings almost since the mid 1950s. He is often referred to as "The Man with the Golden Microphone" because of his amazing voice. People love and hate Laws, an extraordinary broadcaster whom …

  • American screenwriter and producer of director films

  • French literary historian and author of many books on the seventeenth- and eighteenth century. His research on French literature and gender places him among the top historians to have done so.

  • American singer-songwriter and musician Tex was a successful American singer-songwriter. His brand of Southern Soul, which combines the best of country, gospel, and rhythm and blues, earned him success in the 1960s, 1970s. Tex's ability to speak over the music made him one of the pioneers of modern rap music.

  • French race horse trainer, jockey, a harnessed trot racing driver who won the Prix d'AmA (c)rique three time - on Toscan (1970), Lurabo(84) and Ourasi (1990). He is Jean-RenA (c) Gougeon's brother.

  • American choreographer and dancer (d. 2007).

  • Budget Rent a Car was founded in Australia by an Australian man in 1965. Budget rented a car in Australia from just 3%. He took over Budget on 12/20/1974. By 1980, Budget was the market leader.

  • American singer-songwriter (Born 1933).

  • Journalist

  • Roger Penrose

    Mathematician and English physicist.

  • Germany Actor

  • French film director, who directed nine films from 1959 to 1973. His 1966 film, "Les coeurs verts", was entered in the 16th Berlin International Film Festival. "Le dernier saut," his 1970 film, was entered in the 1970 Cannes Film Festival.

  • St Martin des Bes EXecutives

  • American basketball coach who coached for 31 years up to 1991/92. His career was marked by both scandal and success.

  • American wife of Walter Mondale 32nd second Lady of the United States (d.2014)

  • Welsh screenwriter and novelist, who created the Daleks (Born1930).

1929 - 1920

Famous birthdays on August 8th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1929 - 1920

  • English thief. He is best known for his involvement in the Great Train Robbery of August 1963. He returned to England in 2001 and spent many years in prison. His health quickly declined. Biggs was released on compassionate grounds from prison on 6 August 2009. He died in a nursing facility on 18 December 2013.

  • Prague, Czechoslovakia -- Violinist. (Artist of Merit-1977).

  • Russian activist and linguist (d. 2004).

  • France sport Champion

  • French soccer player. He represented France in the World Cup finals in 1954 and 1958.

  • DAaz is a singer and Grammy Award-winning composer for Venezuelan music. He has performed on stage, in motion pictures, and on television. He became a comedian in Venezuela during the 1960s. He was the lead role in three plays and, in films such as El Reportero or Isla de Sal, he hosted 12 TV shows. All of these were designed …

  • Venezuelan singer-songwriter (d. 2014)

  • Clarinet player and flute player for the Australian Saxophonist clarinet player

  • English insurance magnate / multi-millionaire

  • Richard Anderson

    American actor, noted family member. He was married for a time to Norma Shearer's child. He is most well-known as "Oscar Goldman", a character he played on "The Six Million Dollar Man" (TV series, 1970s) and "The Bionic Woman".

  • New Jersey, USA. Actor (Oscar Goldman-The Six Million Dollar Man).

  • Louisiana, USA; Country singer (Ozark Jubilee).

  • Rory Calhoun

    American actor, who has appeared in feature films since 1944, such as "River of No Return" (Black Spurs) and "River of No Return". He was handsome and dark, and one of the most savage villains on TV in the 1970s.

  • Monokini, a fashion brand from Austria that was created in 1985 by an Austrian-American designer.

  • American historian, author and academic

  • Journalist

  • Hungarian illustrator (d. 1988)

  • Esther Williams

    American actress and swimmer, who became a swimming champion and became a leading lady in aquatic extravaganzas during the '50s, '60s and '70s. She starred in 26 movies, most of them when she was wet. Williams' films include "Easy To Love" 1953 and "Jupiter's Darling" 1954. She won a Golden Globe Award for her 1953 film, "Million Dollar Mermaid", and …

  • American screenwriter and producer (d. 2012).

  • British physicist (d. 1979)

  • American country singer "Bye Bye Love" dies at 64 from cancer.

  • Indian academic and pathologist (d. 2001).

  • French psychiatrist, French doctor and psychoanalyst. He is well-known for his work in France.

  • Son of Zizi Lambrino and Carol II of Romania (Born 1920).

  • Langres Military man

  • French actress, who has appeared in over 125 films and TV shows since 1950. Her film role was "Where is Madame Catherine?" She was also a star in the film "Where Is Madame Catherine?", which was entered into Un Certain Regard at the 2003 Cannes Film Festival.

  • Foreign Correspondent

1919 - 1910

Famous birthdays on August 8th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1919 - 1910

  • Major film producer from Italy, American. From 1950 to 1957, he ran a studio together with Carlo Ponti. They were responsible for several major postwar artistic and commercial successes in Italy, including "Bitter Rice", 1948, War and Peace, and "La Strada."

  • St-Mand? physician

  • Gennes-Ivergny Military man

  • English animator and producer (d.2013)

  • French actor who starred as the Lame Devil in 1948's film under Sacha Guitry. He died 28 March 1992.

  • American runner and coach (d.81)

  • American track coach (d. 1981).

  • Brooklyn, New York -- Director (Willard and Butterfield 8)

  • A prominent Indian astrologer, he is a specialist in Hindu Astrology. He received a degree from university in Homeopathy. He also earned an honorary Ph.D. and a Doctorate of Literature. In 1935, he founded "The Astrology Magazine". He built his library of books (more than 20), lectures, researches and notes. His specialties include astrology; weather and political forecasts, and medical …

  • American actress who played characters on screen, film and stage. She rose to fame in the 1930s, appearing in many crime dramas.

  • Sylvia Sidney

    Bronx (New York) -- Actress (WKRP. Sabotage. Beetlejuice. Demon).

  • Manager and footballer from Wales (d. 1989).

  • Da Rocha Prime Minister Brazil (1962).

  • French painter. He traveled to Rome as a child and studied at the A%0cole Des Beaux-Arts in Lille. At 21, he was studying in Paris. But he returned to France, where he made his home and his studio for the majority of his life. Leroy exhibited at the Salon d'Automne 1946-1947 and continued to exhibit his work in Paris. In …

1909 - 1900

Famous birthdays on August 8th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1909 - 1900

  • Illinois, United States -- UN ambassador / Supreme Court Justice (1962-65)

  • American Associate Justice of Supreme Court 1962, who resigned in 1965 and became Ambassador to the U.N. For three years. He was an attorney who was a counselor to labor organizations and was appointed by President John F. Kennedy as U.S. Secretary for Labor 1961.

  • Premier of Romania (1955-61)

  • Mexican composer and musician. He was a founder member of the Society of Authors and Composers of Mexico. Agustin Lara and Contemporary Gonzalo Curiel were among the group of Mexican composers who were inspired by his talent and fame in musical romanticism.

  • American philosopher (Born 1906).

  • Flemish teacher, writer and director of BRT radio West Flanders from 1949 to 1971. He was a member of Royal Academy of Dutch Language and Literature and received the Triennial State Prize to recognize a career in writing. His work spans all genres.

  • English theoretical physicist. Dirac is widely considered to be one of the greatest physicists in the world. He was also one of the founders quantum mechanics as well as quantum electrodynamics. Dirac is best known for his 1928 relativistic quantum theory on the electron and prediction of the existence antiparticles.

  • England, United Kingdom -- Physicsist (quantum mechanics Nobel 1933).

  • Canton, South Carolina -- Inventor (Cyclotron-Nobel 1939)

  • American physicist, who won the 1939 Nobel Prize for Physics for inventing the cyclotron, the particle accelerator that achieved high energies, was also the winner of the Nobel Prize for Physics.

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