List of celebrities and famous people who were born on August 31st
Famous birthdays on August 31st for the celebrities who were born in the years 2019 - 20102012
From 37 AD to 41 AD, Roman emperor. Caligula belonged to the house of rulers, commonly known as the Julio Claudian Dynasty. Caligula's father Germanicus was the adopted nephew of Emperor Tiberius and a highly successful general. He is also one of Rome's most loved public figures. While accompanying his father during his campaigns in Ger, the young Gaius was …
American child of well-known parents. His mother is actress Alyssa Mignotto and his father is David Bugliari.
Famous birthdays on August 31st for the celebrities who were born in the years 1999 - 19901999
Japanese singer (AKB48)
Portuguese race car driver
American family of fame, Annabeth Hartzog and John Goodman, a daughter of actors John Goodman, were married in November 1989.
Slovenian tennis player
Famous birthdays on August 31st for the celebrities who were born in the years 1989 - 19801989
American football player
Czech ice hockey player
Czech ice hockey player
Canadian actress and model Miss Universe Canada 2013
Singaporean table tennis player
Australian rules footballer
American alpine skier. He was the first American to win three titles in the same World Championship (Schladming 2013, Jean-Claude Killy) and the first American to win the giant slalom (3 times, 2011-13-15). He also won the gold medal in the giant alpine slalom at Sochi 2014 Olympics (silver Missilier, bronze Pinturault).
American Ice Hockey Player
South African golfer
Danish road bike racer
French cross-country skier, and non-commissioned officer. He has been competing since 2002. He competed in three Winter Olympics and won France's first ever Winter Olympic Cross Country Ski medal. He also took home a silver in Turin's individual sprint event in 2006.
American football player
American basketball player
American journalist and author
Italian race car driver
Kuwaiti actress and singer
American Ice Hockey Player
Omani race car driver
Welsh rugby union footballer
Famous birthdays on August 31st for the celebrities who were born in the years 1979 - 19701979
American professional wrestler
Indian producer and singer-songwriter
French soccer player who plays as an attack. She plays in attack for Montpellier, the top French league.
Latvian basketball player
Norwegian composer and pianist (In the Country and Magical Orchestra).
Israeli mixed martial artist and instructor
Australian singer-songwriter/guitarist (The Vines).
French singer-songwriter, composer, pianist, and composer. He is the son of Philippe (famous French writer) and Martine (illustrator). His melancholy is inspired by Robert Smith, Michel Berger and William Sheller.
Czech ice hockey player
Brazilian manager and footballer
New Zealand sportscaster and cricketer
American ice hockey coach and player
Tackle (San Diego Chargers)
Japanese professional wrestler
Ukrainian-Monacan tennis player
Kiev, Ukraine -- Tennis star (1991 French Open junior)
Miss Universe - Bonaire (1996)
NBA center (Denver Nuggets)
Edmonton, Alberta -- NHL defenseman (New Jersey Devils)
American basketball player: center, Hawks
WLAF OL (Amsterdam Admirals)
American actor and comedian
American actor and comedian
American producer and actress of singer-songwriters
Macedonian politician and economist, 6th Prime Minister of The Republic of Macedonia
New York, USA. Singer "Only in My Dreams".
Canadian producer and actor
American homicide. He used his computer bulletin board as a lure and kidnap tool to kidnap young boys in order to commit sexual assault. Rex, a 23-year-old student at Middlesex Community College who had near-perfect grades, lived at home with both his parents. Rex was abducted by two different children and brought him to New Hampshire. He said he would …
Queen Rania of Jordan
English horse rider
Dutch-German footballer, manager
American educator and photographer
NBA guard (LA Clippers and Portland Trail Blazers).
Famous birthdays on August 31st for the celebrities who were born in the years 1969 - 19601969
Actor and doctor from Australia
NBA forward / center (NY Knicks).
Pitcher (Boston Red Sox).
Referee and cricketer from India
French alpine skier
Kirovo, Russia -- NHL goalie (Buffalo Sabres, Olympics - Silver - 1998)
American homicide: The murderer of Gianni Versace, fashion designer, was shot to death at 8:44 AM near Versace's South Beach palazzo in Florida. Cunanan approached Versace and they fought briefly over a bag, but then Cunanan shot Versace twice in his head before he walked off. Cunanan was already on the FBI's Ten Most Wanted List for the last month, …
Los Angeles, California -- Tennis star (1994 Futures - Evansville)
Oak Wheat Ridge, Tennessee -- Basketball Guard (1996 Olympics – Gold Medalist).
Nauruan politician, and Australian football player
American baseball pitcher, Nomo. After being selected in round one of the free-agent draft, Nomo signed with the Dodgers on February 8, 1995. Nomo spent his entire career with the Los Angeles Dodgers. He was awarded Rookie of The Year and Rookie Pitcher of The Year in 1995. He also made the All Star Game in 1995. Nomo played five …
Wichita Falls, Texas -- Actor (Flash & Bone)
Trinidad -- Canadian 4X100m sprinter (1996 Olympics - Gold Medalist)
American drummer (Tenet Swapping Young Lad Testament Fear Factory, and Dethklok).
Branford, Connecticut -- WPVA volleyballer (National-13th - 1994)
Oakland, California -- Infielder (Boston Red Sox).
Norwegian alpine skier
French tennis player, who reached the quarterfinals of the French Open in 1990 and Wimbledon 1991. He reached the World No. 1 singles ranking, a record for his career. He ranked 44 in the 1991 men's ATP rankings.
French jockey Urban Sea, who was the winner of 1993's Arc de Triomphe, rode Urban Sea. This race is held in Paris at Longchamp. The classic 2,400-meter distance (approx. 1 1/2 miles. This is an internationally renowned sporting event that is highly prized by flat racing fans.
English soprano and actress
Hungarian politician and gymnast
American poet and editor
American poet and critic
Mexican drug trafficker (d. 2002)
Irish actor and director
Swedish TV host.
Dutch manager and footballer
American guitarist (Winger Whitesnake night ranger and Dokken).
Indian screenwriter and actor (d. 2013).
American voice actor
Winnipeg, Manitoba -- Volleyballer (1996 Olympics)
Heavy metal rocker (Chastain, "Rule of Wasteland")
Estonian author and historian
Third Secretary-General of Hezbollah, Lebanese politician
American blues guitarist and singer (d. 2005).
Romanian long jumper
Famous birthdays on August 31st for the celebrities who were born in the years 1959 - 19501959
French billionaire and businesswoman, she was the head of the French MEDEF employer's union from 5/7/2005 to 3/7/2013. She is also the director of the IFOP polling institute. After inheriting the Parisot group, the first French furnishing retailer group, she became the 276th richest French person. She is single and does not have children.
American politician and lawyer (d. 2013).
Tennessee, USA; actress (Doralee Rhodes - 9 to 5)
Canadian ice hockey coach and player
Rocker (DeFranco Family)
An ex-player in French international rugby union, he was born to a Basque mother and a Venezuelan father. He was a Biarritz Olympic team member and is known as one of the greatest fullbacks.
Blue Island, Illinois -- PhD / Astronaut (STS 73 alt)
American professional baseball pitcher. He received a business degree at St. Mary's College in California. He was signed by Victoria as an independent free agent on 7/17/1979. He signed with the Kansas City Royals on 1/05/1980. He was then placed on the invalid list in June 1980 and later transferred to the Milwaukee Brewers on 12/09/1980. Candiotti played for the …
English singer-songwriter/guitarist (Squeeze and Difford & Tilbrook).
Irish sportscaster and footballer
American singer-songwriter and actress (The Go-Go's and Edie and the Eggs).
Japanese actor and director (Rats & Star).
Slovak artist and illustrator
American hurdler known as the greatest 400-meter hurdler in track history. He was awarded Olympic Gold Medals in 1976, 1984, and 1978. In addition to winning 122 races consecutively between 1977 and 1987, he also won a Bonze Medal and an Olympic Gold Medal. Long jumper Carl Lewis and Moses are the most highly paid track athletes in the country.
Scottish academic and lawyer
English saxophonist, bass player (The Waterboys & The Saw Doctors).
American investigative journalist and award-winning investigator who discovered a CIA connection to cocaine trafficking in 1980s Iran-Contra case in 1996.
American actress, singer-songwriter, and screenwriter
French Africanist anthropologist.
England, United Kingdom -- Transsexual (For Your Eyes Only).
Italian recording artist, composer, guitarist and songwriter. He has released 14 albums under major labels.
British transsexual, male to female model and actress, a.k.a. "Tula." She is an autobiographer, heterosexual, and transgender rights activist. She has been married twice.
American lawyer who rose to prominence as the O.J.'s prosecutor attorney. Simpson case.
Argentine racing driver
Russian engineer and astronaut
American journalist and author, adopted at birth. On her 21st Birthday, her adoptive parents gave her the name of her biological mother. She decided to find her biological parents. Her search for her birth parents led her to write several hundred articles. "Together Again," a book about the reunion of adopted children and their biological parents, is her first book. …
French journalist and editorial director of Le Monde newspaper. He was accused of wire-tapping activities by the A%0lysA (c)e. The A%0lysA (c)e in France is similar to the White House in America. Plenel quit Le Monde in November 2004 and is now editor-in-chief at Mediapart, an internet-based subscription magazine he started in 2008. His journal indicted JA(c.rA'me Cahuzac as a …
Italian comedian, actor, TV host, and singer.
Heavy metal rocker (Scorpions, "No One Like You")
American viola player and educator
Italian family of noted, Carlo Stafenel's son, who is employed in the family clothing business. Giuseppe joined his fatheraEUR(tm), at 20 years old, in the production sector. He was responsible for the commercial side of the business from 1977 and, in 1979, he helped to launch the Stefanel trademark via the franchise system. He was named managing director of Stefanel …
Chicago, Illinois -- Rocker (Buckinghams)
Estonian historian, author and academic
Famous birthdays on August 31st for the celebrities who were born in the years 1949 - 19401949
American actor. He is known for his good looks, gentle devotion to Buddhism and his love of the Dalai Lama. He was 52 years old, and his wavy silver hair and granny sunglasses were a part of the People magazine's "sexiest men alive" list. His films include "American Gigolo", "An Officer and a Gentleman", and "Pretty Woman."
American football player and head coach of New York Giants. Fassel was the NFL Coach of Year 1997.
Pennsylvania, USA; actor ("Breathless Cotton Club, Pretty Woman")
German singer and guitarist (Scorpions).
Austrian journalist and race car driver (d. 1982).
American basketball player, who played seven seasons for the Chicago Bulls. He also played for the New York Knicks, Detroit Pistons, and the New Jersey Nets. After being drafted by the Chicago Bulls in 1971, he began his professional basketball career. He retired from pro basketball after the 1977-1978 season. He was a respected college player and played in three …
German manager and footballer
English screenwriter and producer of director producers
American producer and screenwriter
Italian television host. Her career started in 1982 when she hosted the Raidue show "Vediamoci sul Due". She was followed by "Pane e marmellata", which featured Fabrizio Frizzi. They separated in 1998.
Japanese illustrator and author
26th Prime Minister of Thailand: Thai politician and lawyer
Italian attorney, the legal representative of Ferrari 1973-1976, Fiat and Cizano Winery.
Japanese manga artist
American singer and actress of the voice
American pro-astrologer. He is well-known for his sharp, sometimes pungent, astrological observations as well as solid, common-sense advice. He was not well-known nationally but he taught classes in Manhattan, Raleigh-Durham, and, towards the end, in Ft. Lauderdale, FL. He was also an adept Tarot reader and student of the occult, including Kabala.
American football coach for the Jacksonville Jaguars.
Scottish politician and social worker
American author and theorist
Irish singer, songwriter and musician. Morrison was the original lead singer of "Them", 1964-1967. He is one of the most influential and innovative artists in pop music history, with a career that spanned three decades.
American singer, guitarist and songwriter who was with Fleetwood Mac between April 1971 and December 1974.
Israeli-American violinist and conductor. A child prodigy. Perlman's career has taken him to many places, including the United States, where he has performed at venues such as the White House State Dinner honoring Queen Elizabeth and the Presidential Inauguration. He has also conducted the Detroit Symphony Orchestra, Westchester Philharmonic, and other performances.
English illustrator and publisher
English academic and historian
American basketball player who played for two teams in pro basketball, starting in 1966.
Guyanese West Indies cricketer
Canadian-American actor and wrestler (d. 1999).
Italian murder victim, murdered November 1991 by his drug-addicted child.
French actor, screenwriter and novelist, as well as a director and screenwriter. He is also the author of many detective novels, including Le Poulpe (The Octopus). He is also the author and illustrator of the Edgar Flanders detective book series.
French priest and archbishop at Reims. Thierry Jordan was the son of Pierre Jordan, a financier, and Henriette Jordan (born Roquebert).
American film writer and producer of "Gunsmoke," a long-running TV series. His credits include "How The West Was Won", "The Gambler," (1 & 2), and "Shadow Riders," miniseries "The Sacketts," as well as the movie "Miracle in the Wilderness."
French General Counsel and magistrate. He was a French magistrate who served justice for nearly forty years. He is best known for his role as the Court of Assize at the Paris Court of Appeal. He is also the author of many books.
American television producer was nominated by Emmys for "Police Story" at the Santa Monica awards ceremony on 5/19/1975.
Abiko Chiba, Japan -- PGA golfer (1983 Hawaiian Open)
Portuguese-French educator and composer (d. 2012).
Dutch radio/TV-host (Paul Meier Show).
Jr., American businessman
He was a French surgeon, politician, and ice skater.
American bass player and saxophonist (The Crusaders), (d. 2015).
British-born American television writer and actor (Born 1940).
American screenwriter and producer of actor directors
Australian producer and actor
Famous birthdays on August 31st for the celebrities who were born in the years 1939 - 19301939
American singer and songwriter (The Crickets).
English politician and journalist
Chief Justice of Australia
Dutch actor (Apart. Because the Cats).
New York, USA: actor (Larry-Joy Bishop Shop Take Two).
American singer-songwriter/guitarist (d. 2013).
Russian journalist and author (d. 2014.)
French homicide: convicted of murder in France and executed at the guillotine in Paris, 26 July 1960 at 04:06 a.m.
Educator (West Side Preparatory School)
Afro-American militant black activist from the '60s. He was leader of the Black Panther movement.
American manager and player
American rockabilly pioneer, known as "West Texas Wild Man", because of his energetic stage presence.
British-American warlock, who along with Rosemary, opened Buckland Museum of Witchcraft and Magick, Long Island, NY. They immigrated to the U.S. in 1962. His book, "Wicca": Buckland's Complete Book of Witchcraft (Llewellyn), is a richly illustrated self-study guide for individuals or groups. It provides a comprehensive resource for modern, non-denominational Wicca. It includes the history, rites, rituals, meditations, and mechanics.
Actress (Rich Man Poor Man) dies at 74
Greek singer and actor
French actor, a member of the ComA(c)die-FranASSaise, known for his roles in "Corsaires et Flibustiers" (1966) and the TV series "Le Chevalier de Maison-Rouge" (1963).
British actor and entertainer. He has been in the show business since 1953, mostly on television. He was a friendlier and more straightforward person who had his own television show, the "The Roy Castle Show", which he hosted since 1961. He was an actor, singer, dancer and instrumentalist. His dedication and sense of humor were highly admired. He created the …
A top Canadian columnist, this Canadian writer is both funny and cynical. Although his readers may love or loathe his work, he is too knowledgeable to be ignored. He is brilliantly witty and draws a fine line between power and influence.
American lightning victim. He was struck while playing golf in Ballwin, Missouri, at 13:58 on the 28th September 1974. He had been in a coma over a month before he died in Creve-Coeur (Missouri) at 16:25 on the 2nd November 1974.
United States -- Sci-fi author (Castaways in Time)
American actor, best known for his role in the TV series Walker, Texas Ranger (1993-1999). Parker in the TV series Walker, Texas Ranger (1993-1999).
Canadian ice hockey player (d. 2014.)
French clergyman, Bishop of Mende 1983-1989, then Archbishopof Albi 1989-1999.
Canadian professional ice hockey player. He played part of 20 seasons for the National Hockey League (NHL) Montreal Canadiens between 1950 and 1971. "Le Gros Bill" (c)liveau was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame on February 12, 1972. He is one of the top ten NHL players. BA(c)liveau was a professional hockey player in the Quebec Major Hockey League. …
American airline pilot, and regular speaker at social events.
Norwegian singer, actor, and revue artist. His talent as an impressionist was what made him famous. He was a theatre performer at Chat Noir, Chat Noir Theatre, Edderkoppen Theatre and Oslo Nye Teater. He also worked as a radio and television impressionist. He was the nephew comedian and revue artist LeifJuster.
NHL center (Montreal Canadiens, 10 Stanley Cups)
American pianist (d.2010)
Minnesota, USA; pianist (Lawrence Welk show).
Famous birthdays on August 31st for the celebrities who were born in the years 1929 - 19201929
American actor, 6'2", slim and relaxed, with a variety of roles, from cowboy to master spy. He matured into a sophisticated comedian as well as an elegant, rakishly tough character. He studied acting in New York's Adler's School and at USC. He made his screen debut in 1959's "Ride Lonesome" and was then able to attract attention as the knife-throwing …
Filipino Cardinal Archbishop, Manila, prominent leader during People Power Revolution (Born 1928).
Writer / art dealer
Brazilian journalist, writer, lecturer, and translator. He passed away on May 29, 2005.
Nebraska, USA; actor ("Our Man Flint Magnificent Seven")
Minister of Agriculture / Social Businesses
Russia -- Cosmonaut (Voskhod 1-backup)
Venturi mask was invented by an English-Canadian academic and physician (d. 2004).
French screenwriter, actor, producer, and film director. His work includes "Under Satan's Sun", "To Our Loves," and "Police".
American comedian and actor (d. 2003).
Austrian-English producer and director (d. 2015).
German actor and husband to actress Romy Schneider
American politician and physician (d. 2012).
English comedian and TV presenter, who was most well-known in the 1970s and 1980s. His most notable achievements include hosting "The Generation Game", a BBC series that was popular, and his high-camp and English music hall humor.
British comedian, Generation Game
French soprano singer.
Author and academic from Wales (d. 1988).
American politician and judge (d. 2014).
New York, United States -- Actor ("Flight of Lost Balloon")
American actor producer and director (d. 2011).
Actor and tenor from Guatemala (d. 2010).
Guatemalan singer (d. 2010)
Famous birthdays on August 31st for the celebrities who were born in the years 1919 - 19101919
French painter, artist, etcher, and designer. He is a painter and etcher of religious and secular images.
Indian poet and author (d.2005)
French politician who died in Paris on June 13, 1984.
American composer and songwriter (d. 1986).
Lyricist composer (Lerner & Loewe-My Fair Lady)
Italy Military man
Canadian astrologer, a Vancouver resident in 1991.
American politician and physicist
American journalist and author (d.2010)
American baseball player and coach (d.2011)
American basketball coach and player (d. 2008).
Officer in the Philippine Navy. Commodore Ramon A. Alcaraz served as an officer in the Philippine Navy during World War II. He was a member of the Philippine Military Academy's 1st graduating Class (4-year curriculum). After graduation, he joined the Offshore Patrol, the predecessor to the Philippine Navy. After the Fall of Bataan, he was imprisoned in Malolos POW Camp …
American stage actor who made his Broadway debut in 1938. His film debut in "Cry Wolf," led to a successful and long-lasting film career that included more than 30 films. Some of those films include "Moby Dick", 1956, and "The Brothers Karamazov", 1958. He was also a part of the TV series, "Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea" which …
French politician. He was the chief advisor to the French government on African policy and co-founder with Charles Pasqua of the Gaullist Service d'Action Civique in 1959, which specialized exclusively in covert operations in Africa.
English physicist, astronomer (d. 2012).
St Rapha?l physician
American cinematographer and photographer (d. 2009).
1st Dutch Antillean charged with Curacao (1951-67)
English radio astronomer
France sport Champion
Dutch actor (Hamlet)
Cuban-American tres musician composer and bandleader (d. 1970).
Dutch politician, writer, and activist (d. 1998).
Famous birthdays on August 31st for the celebrities who were born in the years 1909 - 19001909
French Catholic clergyman, who was Bishop Emeritus of Arras (-Boulogne-Saint-Omer).
In 1941, Carven, a French fashion designer and founder, opened her first Paris boutique. The shop was located in the Opera building. Henry Moise Bricianer, a Jewish tailor, was employed to make the clothes. Bricianer was forced to close his shop due to anti-Jewish legislation. He lived in the same neighborhood as Carven's boutique with his wife, and their five …
Hungarian-French journalist, political scientist (d.2008)
American author of short stories, novels, and plays. He gained immediate fame with a short story in 1934. He published "Love, Here Is My Hat", a collection of short stories, in 1938, and wrote "The Time Of Your Life" in 1940. He also wrote "The Human Comedy", a novel in 1942. Saroyan was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Drama in …
Canadian astrologer, who joined the AFA 10/1977 Los Angeles.
A politician from the Philippines who was elected third president of the Philippines in 1953. He served his entire life. He commanded a group guerrillas that fought the Japanese in western Luzon during WW II. This helped to prepare for the U.S. invasion of 1944. He was known for his honesty and reformed the army to become the Secretary of …
(Rep-D-California, 1963- )
American editor-in-chief (New Yorker 1952-87) dies at 85.
Italian advocate for European federalism
France sport Champion
American actor and educator (d. 1997).
American physicist (d. 2004).
Producer / writer / director (Act 1, Boys Town, Big City)
French philosopher and musicologist (d. 1985).
American entertainer. He was a radio announcer and singer, aviator (flyer), farmer, business executive, guitarist, and ukulele player. A true Renaissance man, he disguised his versatility as a good-spun good 'ole boy. He was nominated by TV Emmys for the Most Outstanding Kinescoped Person of 1949 and the Most Outstanding Personality in 1962, 1963.
French philosopher (d. 1985).
French diplomat, married Annemarie Schwarzenback in 1935.
England, United Kingdom -- Jodrell Bank was founded by Radio Astronomer
Peruvian poet, painter. He traveled to Paris in 1925, and most of his poems are in French.
Hungarian politician and general Hungarian Minister for Defence (d. 1977).
Italian politician, lawyer, and minister. He is also a social democrat.
Italian anarchist tried to assassinate Benito Mussolini in 1943
Italy Military man
London, England -- Actor ("Thunderball, Encore")