Famous People Born in August 1943

  • Aug 1 Andy Roxburgh, football player, coach and manager, born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • Aug 1 Denis Payton, rock musician (Dave Clark Five - Glad All Over), born in London, England
  • Aug 2 Jeltje van Nieuwenhoven, Dutch MP (PvdA)
  • Aug 2 Kathy Lennon, singer (Lennon Sisters)
  • Aug 2 Max Wright, actor (Buffalo Bill, Alf, Misfits of Science), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Aug 2 Rose Tremain, British novelist/playwright (Restoration)
  • Aug 2 Tom Burgmeier, American baseball player
  • Aug 2 Max Wright, American actor
  • Aug 4 David Carr, rock keyboardist (The Fortunes), born in Leyton, London (d. 2011)
  • Aug 4 Michael J McCulley, Cmdr USN/astronaut (STS-34), born in San Diego, California
  • Aug 4 Rodney Stuart Pattison, British yachtsman (Olympics)
  • Aug 4 Tina Cole, singer (King Cousins)/actress (Katie-My 3 Sons), born in Hollywood, California
  • Aug 4 Bjørn Wirkola, Norwegian ski jumper
  • Aug 5 Sammi Smith, American country music singer (Help Me Make It Through the Night), born in Orange County, California (d. 2005)
  • Aug 6 Michael Anderson Jr, actor (Clay-The Monroes), born in London, England
  • Aug 6 Ray Buktenica, Greenwich Village actor (Rhoda, House Calls), born in NYC, New York
  • Aug 6 Jon Postel, American computer scientist (d. 1998)
  • Aug 7 Alain Corneau, director (Choice of Arms)
  • Aug 7 Lana Cantrell, Australian singer (Those Were the Days), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • Aug 7 Giorgio Alverà, Italy, bobsledder (WC 1975 gold), (d. 2013)
  • Aug 9 Ken Norton, American heavyweight boxer, born in Jacksonville, Illinois (d. 2013)
  • Aug 10 Ronnie Spector, [Veronica Bennett], singer (Be My Little Baby), born in NYC, New York
  • Aug 10 Shafqat Rana, Pakistani cricket batsman (5 Tests 1964-69)
  • Aug 10 Veronica Bennett, rocker
  • Aug 10 Michael Mantler, American trumpeter and composer
  • Aug 11 James Kale, rocker (Guess Who)
  • Aug 11 Kenny Gamble, US songwriter (Me & Mrs Jones)
  • Aug 11 Krzysztof Meyer, composer
  • Aug 11 Abigail Folger, American heiress and Manson murder victim (d. 1969)
  • Aug 11 Pervaiz Musharaf, Delhi India, General and politician, 10th President of Pakistan (2001-2008)
  • Aug 12 William Mac Lance "Tiny" McCloud, musician/songwriter
  • Aug 13 Gary Ilman, US, 100m freestyle (Olympic-4th-1964)
  • Aug 13 Susan Jameson, actress (Secret World of Polly Flint)
  • Aug 13 Yuri Fedorovich Isaulov, Russia, cosmonaut
  • Aug 14 Barrie Leadbeater, English cricketer and umpire, born in Harehills, Leeds
  • Aug 14 Jon Andrew McBride, Charleston WV, Capt USN/astronaut (STS 41G)
  • Aug 14 Keith Hampson, British politician (C), arrested, not charged for sexual assault, born in
  • Aug 15 Barbara Bouchet, Reichenberg Czech, actress (Casino Royale)
  • Aug 15 Eni F H Faleomavaega, (Rep-D-American Samoa)
  • Aug 15 María Rojo, Mexican actress and politician
  • Aug 17 Edward Cowie, composer
  • Aug 17 Koos Postema, editor-in-chief (Vrije Volk)/Dutch TV host

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Aug 17 Robert De Niro, actor (Taxi Driver, Raging Bull), born in NYC, New York

  • Aug 17 Yukio Kasaya, Japan, 70m ski jumper (Olympic-gold-1972)
  • Aug 17 Dave "Snaker" Ray, American musician (d. 2002)
  • Aug 18 Martin Mull, actor/comedian (Bad Manners, Flick, Serial), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Aug 18 Gianni Rivera, Italian footballer and politician
  • Aug 19 Billy J Kramer, rock vocalist (The Dakotas-Bad to Me), born in Liverpool, England
  • Aug 20 Sylvester McCoy, Scottish actor
  • Aug 21 Hugh Wilson, American director, writer and actor
  • Aug 22 Alun Michael, MP (Labour)
  • Aug 22 Masatoshi Shima, Japanese computer scientist
  • Aug 23 Bobby Diamond, actor (Duncan Gillis-Dobie Gillis), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Aug 23 Dale Campbell-Savours, MP (Lab)
  • Aug 23 Peter Lilley, MP/sect of state for British social security
  • Aug 23 Nelson DeMille, American novelist
  • Aug 24 John Cipollina, SF Cal, rock guitarist (Quicksilver Messenger Service)
  • Aug 24 Pini Zahavi, Israeli football agent
  • Aug 26 Ulf Sundelin, Sweden, yachtsmen (Olympic-gold-1968)
  • Aug 27 Bob Kerrey, (Sen-D Nebraska)
  • Aug 27 [Susan] Tuesday Weld, actress (Dobie Gillis, Wild in Country), born in NYC, New York
  • Aug 28 Anne "Honey" Lantree, rocker
  • Aug 28 David Soul, [Solberg] actor (Starsky & Hutch), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Aug 28 Lou Pinella, Yankee manager (1969 AL rookie of the year)
  • Aug 28 Surayud Chulanont, Thai 24th Prime Minister (former)
  • Aug 29 Mohamed Amin, cameraman
  • Aug 29 Richard Halligan, Troy NY, rock vocalist (Blood Sweat & Tears)
  • Aug 30 David Henry Maslanka, composer
  • Aug 30 Jean Claude Killy, alpine skier (Olympic-3 golds-1968), born in Paris, France

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Aug 30 Robert Crumb, American cartoonist (Father Time, Fritz Cat), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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  • Aug 31 Leonid Ivashov, Russian general