Famous People Born in August 1946

  • Aug 1 Frederick C Boucher, (Rep-D-Virginia, 1983- )
  • Aug 1 J Guillermo, ex-husband of princess Christina of Netherlands
  • Aug 1 Richard O Covey, Fayetteville Ar, USAF/astro (STS 51I, 26, 38, 61)
  • Aug 1 Tom Loeffler, (Rep-R-TX, 1979- )
  • Aug 1 Fiona Stanley, Australian epidemiologist
  • Aug 3 Jack Straw, British politician
  • Aug 4 Maureen Cox Starkey, 1st wife of Beatle Ringo Starr
  • Aug 5 Loni Anderson, American actress (Jennifer-WKRP in Cincinnati), born in Saint Paul, Minnesota
  • Aug 5 Erika Slezak, actress (Viki-One Life to Live), born in Hollywood, California
  • Aug 5 Rick van der Linden, Dutch keyboardist (Ekseption)
  • Aug 5 Ron Silliman, American poet
  • Aug 6 Dusty Rhodes, Australian baseball coach (Olympics-1996)
  • Aug 6 Allan Holdsworth, British guitarist, born in Bradford (d. 2017)
  • Aug 6 Roh Moo-hyun, South Korean politician
  • Aug 6 Masaaki Sakai, Japanese comedian
  • Aug 7 Ed Seykota, American commodities and futures trader
  • Aug 8 French W Weisglas, Dutch MP (VVD)
  • Aug 8 Robin M Tallon, (Rep-D-SC, 1983- )
  • Aug 8 James W. Lewis, American convicted extortionist
  • Aug 9 Rinus Gerritsen [Marinus], Dutch rock bassist/keyboardist (Golden Earring)
  • Aug 9 Jim Kiick, American football player
  • Aug 11 John Conlee, Versailles Ky, country singer (Common Man)
  • Aug 11 Marilyn Vos Savant, writer/world's highest IQ (228), born in St Louis, Missouri

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Aug 13 Janet Yellen, American economist (Chair of US Federal Reserve 2014-), born in Brooklyn, New York

15th Chair of the Federal Reserve Janet Yellen
15th Chair of the Federal Reserve
Janet Yellen
  • Aug 14 Alexander Curly, [Harm Breemer], Dutch artist
  • Aug 14 Antonio Fargas, actor (Huggy Bear-Starsky & Hutch), born in The Bronx, New York
  • Aug 14 Larry Graham Jr, bass guitar player (Graham Central Station, Sly and the Family Stone), born in Beaumont, Texas
  • Aug 14 Marga van Praag, Dutch radio hostess
  • Aug 14 Susan Saint James, [Miller], actress (Kate & Allie), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Aug 15 Jimmy Webb, Elk City Oklahoma, songwriter (MacArthur Park, Up Up & Away)
  • Aug 15 Kathryn Jean Whitmire, (4 time Mayor-Houston), born in Houston, Texas
  • Aug 15 Tony Robinson, English actor and television presenter
  • Aug 16 Lesley Ann Warren, American actress (Cinderella, Mission Impossible), born in NYC, New York
  • Aug 16 Massoud Barzani, Iraqi Kurdish politician
  • Aug 16 Dick Murdoch, American professional wrestler (d. 1996)
  • Aug 17 Hans Vandenburg, Dutch singer/guitarist (Gruppo Sportivo)
  • Aug 19 Charles F Bolden Jr, astronaut (STS 61C, 31, 45, 60), born in Columbia, South Carolina
  • Aug 19 Dawn Steel, American filmmaker, 1st woman to head Hollywood studio, born in The Bronx, New York (d. 1997)

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Aug 19 Bill Clinton [William Jefferson], 42nd US President (Democrat, 1993-2001), born in Hope, Arkansas

42nd US President Bill Clinton
42nd US President
Bill Clinton
  • Aug 19 Beat Raaflaub, Swiss conductor
  • Aug 20 Connie Chung, TV news anchor (NBC, CBS)
  • Aug 20 Ralf Hütter, German musician (Kraftwerk)
  • Aug 20 N.R. Narayana Murthy, Indian businessman
  • Aug 21 Lev Alburt, USSR, International Chess Master (1976)
  • Aug 22 Felix Meurders, Dutch radio host

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Aug 23 Keith Moon, English rock drummer (Who-I'm A Boy), born in London, England (d. 1978)

Rocker Keith Moon
Rocker
Keith Moon
  • Aug 24 Richard "Dick" N Richards, Key West, USN/astr (STS 28, 41, 50, 64)
  • Aug 25 Larry LaRocco, (Rep-D-Idaho)
  • Aug 25 Rollie Fingers, relief pitcher (Oakland Athletics, MVP/Cy Young-1981)
  • Aug 25 Charles Ghigna (Father Goose), American poet and Children's Author
  • Aug 25 Charlie Sanders, American football player (Detroit Lions), born in Richlands, North Carolina (d. 2015)
  • Aug 26 Alison Steadman, actress (Life is Sweet), born in Liverpool, England
  • Aug 26 Valerie Simpson, singer, (Ashford & Simpson- "Like a Rock"), born in The Bronx, New York
  • Aug 26 Mark Snow, American composer
  • Aug 26 Chantal Renaud, Quebec singer and actress
  • Aug 27 Tony Howard, cricketer (WI off-spinner one Test v NZ 1972)
  • Aug 29 Bob Beamon, high jumper (Olympics-gold-68, 29' 2½" 8.9m), born in Queens, New York
  • Aug 30 Anne-Marie, Danish princess/daughter of Frederik IX
  • Aug 30 Peggy Lipton [Margaret Ann], American actress (The Mod Squad, Twin Peaks), born in NYC, New York
  • Aug 31 Jerome Corsi, American writer