Famous People Born in August 1956

  • Aug 1 Tom Leykis, American radio personality
  • Aug 2 Bill Murchison Jr, Lake Charles LA, Nike golfer (1994 Boise Open-2nd)
  • Aug 2 Isabel Pantoja, Spain, spanish singer (Genio y Figura)
  • Aug 2 Fulvio Melia, Italian-American physicist/astrophysicist and author
  • Aug 3 Kirk Brandon, rocker (Theatre of Hate, Spear of Destiny-Outland)
  • Aug 3 Abhisit Vejjajiva, Thai politician
  • Aug 3 Todd Christensen, Bellefonte, PA, NFL player (Oakland) and sportscaster, (d. 2013)
  • Aug 5 Ferdi Bolland, Dutch singer/guitarist (Bolland & Bolland)

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Aug 5 Maureen McCormick, American actress (Marcia-Brady Bunch), born in Encino, California

  • Aug 6 Stepfanie Kramer, actress (Claudia-We Got it Made, Hunter), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Aug 7 Kent V Rominger, Del Norte Colo, US Navy /astronaut (STS 73, 80, 85)
  • Aug 8 Chris Foreman, guitarist (Madness-Burning Down the House)
  • Aug 8 David Grant, Jamaica, singer/songwriter (Stop & Go, Heaven Knows)
  • Aug 8 Wes Chandler, Florida, WLAF wide receiver coach (Rhein Fire)
  • Aug 10 Dianne Fromhottz, Balestrat Australia, tennis star
  • Aug 10 Tugboat, [Fred Ottman], WWF wrestler
  • Aug 11 Pierre-Louis Lions, French mathematician
  • Aug 12 Bruce Greenwood, actor (Spy, Another Chance, Malibu Bikini Shop)
  • Aug 12 Sidath Wettimuny, Sri Lanka cricket opener (190 v England Lords 1984)
  • Aug 12 Terry Taylor, [Paul Klause], wrestler (WCW/WWF/NWA, Red Rooster)
  • Aug 14 Sharon Bryant, vocalist (Atlantic Star-Touch a 4 Leaf Clover)
  • Aug 14 Rusty Wallace, American race car driver
  • Aug 15 Gordon Bruks, England, Dr/cosmonaut
  • Aug 15 Vinny Denunzio, rocker
  • Aug 15 Lorraine Desmarais, French-Canadian jazz pianist and composer
  • Aug 16 Colleen Walker, LPGA golfer (1988 Mazda Champions), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • Aug 16 Dominic Erban, French rugby international player
  • Aug 16 Daniel Willems, Belgian cyclist
  • Aug 17 Gail Berman, American film executive
  • Aug 17 Álvaro Pino, Spanish cyclist
  • Aug 18 Sandeep Patil, cricketer (Indian batsman Great 174 v Adelaide 1981)
  • Aug 18 John Debney, American composer
  • Aug 18 Jon "Bermuda" Schwartz, American musician
  • Aug 19 Adam Arkin, Bkln, actor (Busting Loose, Pearl, Northern Exposure)
  • Aug 19 Cindy Nelson, US, skier (Olympic-bronze-1976)
  • Aug 20 Alvin Greenidge, cricketer (WI opener, no relation to Gordon or Geoff)
  • Aug 20 Joan Allen, Ill, actress (Peggy Sue Got Married, Tucker, In Country)
  • Aug 20 Rick Olsen, rock guitarist (Berlin-Take My Breath Away)
  • Aug 21 Carol Charbonnier, LPGA golfer

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Aug 21 Kim Cattrall, actress (Mannequin, Star Trek VI), born in Liverpool, England

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  • Aug 22 Jeffrey Lloyd, South African jockey based in Australia, born in Durban
  • Aug 22 Paul Molitor, infielder (Mn Twins, 1993 World Series MVP), born in Saint Paul, Minnesota
  • Aug 22 Peter Taylor, cricketer (Australian off-spinner 1987-92)
  • Aug 23 David A Wolf, MD/astronaut (STS 58, sk: 89/91), born in Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Aug 23 Andreas Floer, German mathematician (d. 1991)
  • Aug 23 Valgerd Svarstad Haugland, Norwegian politician
  • Aug 23 Skipp Sudduth, American actor
  • Aug 24 Gerry Cooney, heavyweight boxer (US Olympics team 1980)
  • Aug 24 John Culberson, American politician
  • Aug 25 Matt Aitken, rocker (Stock Aitken & Waterman-Road Block)
  • Aug 25 Henri Toivonen, Finnish rally driver (d. 1986)
  • Aug 26 Mark Mangino, American football coach
  • Aug 27 Glen Matlock, rock bassist (Sex Pistols)
  • Aug 28 Beverley Goddard-Callender, Barbados, 4x100m (Olympic-bronze-1980, 84)
  • Aug 28 Luis Guzmán, Puerto Rican actor
  • Aug 29 Edddie Murray, NFL kicker (Washington Redskins, Minnesota Vikings)
  • Aug 29 Kelly Murray, Canadian Tour golfer (985 Alberta Open), born in Vancouver, Canada
  • Aug 29 GG Allin, American rock singer (d. 1993)
  • Aug 30 Jayne Irving, English TV hostess (Live at 3)
  • Aug 31 Masashi Tashiro, Japanese television performer