Famous People Born in August 1960

  • Aug 1 Chuck D, [Chuck Ridenhour], US rapper (Public Enemy)
  • Aug 1 Richard Roeper, American columnist and film critic
  • Aug 2 Apollonia, [Patricia Kotero], actress (Purple Rain), born in Santa Monica, California
  • Aug 2 Linda Fratianne, US, figure skater (Olympic-silver-1980)
  • Aug 2 Neal Morse, American musician (Spock's Beard, Transatlantic)
  • Aug 2 David Yow, American musician (Scratch Acid, The Jesus Lizard)
  • Aug 3 Gopal Sharma, Indian cricket off-spinner (2 Tests 1984-85)
  • Aug 3 Tim Mayotte, tennis player (Olympic-silver-1988), born in Springfield, Massachusetts
  • Aug 4 Robbin Crosby, heavy metal rock guitarist/vocals (Ratt-Round & Round)
  • Aug 4 Dean Malenko, American professional wrestler
  • Aug 4 Bernard Rose, English director
  • Aug 4 Tim Winton, Australian author
  • Aug 4 José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero, Spanish politician
  • Aug 5 Calvin Hayes, British musician (Johnny Hates Jazz)
  • Aug 5 Mike Nocito, American rocker (Johnny Hates Jazz), born in Wiesbaden, West Germany
  • Aug 5 Seth Swirsky, American songwriter
  • Aug 6 Dale Ellis, NBA guard/forward (Seattle Supersonics, Denver Nuggets)
  • Aug 7 David Duchovny, American actor (The X-Files, Californication), born in NYC, New York
  • Aug 7 Jacquie O'Sullivan, rocker (Bananarama-Venus)
  • Aug 8 Ulrich Maly, German politician

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Aug 10 Antonio Banderas, Spanish actor (Philadelphia, Evita, Mambo Kings), born in Malaga Spain

  • Aug 10 [James] Kenneth Perry, Elizabethtown KY, PGA golfer (1991 Memorial)
  • Aug 10 Todd David Hess, First USAF Member inducted into Army's Order of Military Medical Merit.
  • Aug 11 Leora "Sam" Jones, Mt Olive NC, US team handball player (Olympic-92)
  • Aug 12 Lonny Chin, playmate (Jan, 1983), born in Liverpool, England
  • Aug 12 Morty Black, heavy metal rocker (TNT-7 Seas)
  • Aug 12 Laurent Fignon, French cyclist (1983 & 1984 Tour de France), born in Paris (d. 2010)
  • Aug 13 Koji Kondo, Japanese composer
  • Aug 13 Phil Taylor, English darts player
  • Aug 14 Broderick Thompson, NFL tackle/guard (Denver Broncos)
  • Aug 14 Fred Roberts, NBA forward (LA Lakers)
  • Aug 14 Sarah Brightman, actress/singer (Phantom of the Opera)
  • Aug 14 Cecilia Gasdia, Italian soprano
  • Aug 15 Maureen "Peanut" Louie Harper, SF, tennis player (Denver-1985)
  • Aug 15 Ron van de Berg, soccer player (Sparta)
  • Aug 15 Tommy Aldridge, heavy metal rocker (Ozzy-Diary of a Mad Man)
  • Aug 16 Timothy Hutton, Malibu California, actor (Turk 182, Ordinary People)
  • Aug 17 Bruce Penhall, Balboa CA, actor (Savage Beach)

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Aug 17 Sean Penn, actor (Fast Times at Ridgemont High), born in Santa Monica, California

Actor and Political Activist Sean Penn
Actor and Political Activist
Sean Penn
  • Aug 17 Stephan Eicher, Swiss singer
  • Aug 18 Sonny Skinner, Porstmouth VA, Nike golfer (1993 NIKE Shreveport Open)
  • Aug 19 Bobby Hebert, NFL quarterback (Atlanta Falcons)
  • Aug 19 Dan "Woody" Woodgate, rocker
  • Aug 19 Morten Andersen, NFL kicker (Atlanta Falcons)
  • Aug 19 Ron Darling, Hawaii, baseball pitcher (NY Mets)
  • Aug 20 Elizabeth Alda, daughter of Alan Alda, actress (Beth-Four Seasons)
  • Aug 20 Mark Langston, pitcher (California Angels), born in San Diego, California
  • Aug 20 Troy Young, horse trainer
  • Aug 20 Sally Yates, American lawyer and Acting Attorney General (Jan 2017), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • Aug 23 Helen Rees, director (Design Museum)
  • Aug 23 Rodney Alan Greenblat, American graphic artist
  • Aug 23 Chris Potter, Canadian actor

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Aug 24 Cal Ripken, American baseball shortstop (Baltimore Orioles, consecutive game streak), born in Havre de Grace, Maryland

MLB Legend Cal Ripken Jr
MLB Legend
Cal Ripken Jr
  • Aug 24 David Guillory, jockey
  • Aug 24 Franz Vienboeck, Austria, cosmonaut (Soyuz TM-13)
  • Aug 24 Kris Monaghan, golfer (1990 Red Robin Kyocera Inamori), born in Spokane, Washington
  • Aug 24 Steven W Lindsey, Arcadia California, Major USAF/astronaut (STS 87, sk:95)
  • Aug 24 Kim Christofte, Danish footballer
  • Aug 24 Takashi Miike, Japanese filmmaker
  • Aug 25 Ashley Crow, American actress
  • Aug 26 Branford Marsalis, jazz saxophonist (Bring on the Night, Tonight Show)
  • Aug 26 Nancy Martinez, rocker
  • Aug 26 Ola Ray, playmate (Jun, 1980)/actress (Thriller), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • Aug 27 Damon Keeve, heavyweight (209+ lbs) judoka (Olympics-92, 96), born in San Francisco, California
  • Aug 28 Cunningham T Ngcukana, South African worker's union leader
  • Aug 28 Emma Samms, [Samuels], actress (Colby's, General Hospital), born in London, England
  • Aug 28 Leroy Chiao, astronaut (STS 65, 72, sk: 92), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • Aug 30 Vic Wilk, Nike golfer (1994 NIKE Knoxville Open), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Aug 30 Chalino Sanchez, Mexican musician (d. 1992)
  • Aug 30 Hassan Nasrallah, leader of the Lebanese terrorist group Hizbollah
  • Aug 30 Master Sgt. Gary Gordon, Medal of Honor recipient (d. 1993)
  • Aug 30 Guy A. Lepage, Quebec humorist, television host and producer
  • Aug 31 Vali Ionescu, Romanian long jumper
  • Aug 31 Chris Whitley, American musician (d. 2005)