Birthdays in History in August 1963

  • Aug 1 Koichi Wakata, Japanese astronaut (STS 72, sk: 92), born in Ōmiya, Saitama, Japan
  • Aug 2 Daniel Pelosi, American convicted murderer
  • Aug 4 Andrew Bartlett, Australian politician
  • Aug 7 Patrick Kennedy, son of US President JFK (lives only 3 days)
  • Aug 8 Jon Turteltaub, American director
  • Aug 10 Andrew Sullivan, English-born journalist
  • Aug 10 Phoolan Devi, Indian bandit and revolutionary (d. 2001)
  • Aug 15 Lydia Czuckermann-Hatuel, Israel, Women's foil fencer (Oly-1996)
  • Aug 21 Mohammed VI of Morocco, King of Morocco (1999-present), born in Rabat, Morocco
  • Aug 24 Hideo Kojima, Japanese video game director, born in Setagaya, Tokyo
  • Aug 25 James Backhouse, British artist
  • Aug 29 Elizabeth Brown, minister healer/writer
  • Aug 30 Paul Oakenfold, British disc jockey