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 musician
  • 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), 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, Jamaica NY, high jumper (Olympics-gold-68, 29' 2½" 8.9m)
  • 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