On This Day

Famous Birthdays on August 23 (Part 2)

  • 1974 Ray Park, Scottish actor, born in Glasgow, United Kingdom
  • 1974 Shifty Shellshock [Seth Binzer], American musician (Crazy Town), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1974 Benjamin Limo, Kenyan runner, born in Eldoret, Kenya
  • 1974 Christian Beranek, American graphic novelist and actor, born in Council Bluffs, Iowa
  • 1975 Joe Andruzzi, NFL guard (Green Bay Packers-Super Bowl 31), born in Brooklyn, New York City, New York
  • 1975 Eliza Carthy, English singer and fiddler, born in Scarborough, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
  • 1976 Scott Caan, American actor, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1977 Nicole Bobeck, American figure skater (US Champ 1995), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1977 Douglas Sequeira, Costa Rican footballer, born in San José, Costa Rica
  • 1977 Jared Fogle, American spokesperson known as the Subway Guy, born in Indianapolis, Indiana

Kobe Bryant

1978 Kobe Bryant, American basketball guard (NBA champion 2000–02, 09-10; NBA MVP 2008; 18 x NBA All Star; LA Lakers; Olympic gold 2008,12), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 2020)

  • 1978 Julian Casablancas, American musician, born in NYC, New York
  • 1979 Edgar Sosa, Mexican boxer, born in Mexico City, Mexico
  • 1979 Ritchie Neville, British musician, born in Solihull, United Kingdom
  • 1980 Denny Bautista, Dominican baseball player, born in Sánchez, Dominican Republic
  • 1980 Rex Grossman, American football player, born in Bloomington, Indiana
  • 1981 Stephan Loboué, Ivorian footballer, born in Pforzheim, Germany
  • 1981 Carlos Cuéllar, Spanish footballer, born in Madrid, Spain
  • 1981 Ozzy Lusth, American Survivor contestant, born in Guanajuato, Mexico
  • 1982 Natalie Coughlin, American swimmer, born in Vallejo, California
  • 1982 YTCracker [Bryce Case, Jr.], American hip-hop artist, born in La Mirada, California
  • 1982 Scott Palguta, American soccer player, born in Toms River, New Jersey
  • 1983 Sun Mingming, Chinese basketball player, World's tallest player at 7ft 9in, born in Bayan County, China
  • 1984 Glen Johnson, English soccer right-back (54 caps; Liverpool, Chelsea, Portsmouth, Stoke City), born in London, England
  • 1986 Neil Cicierega, American cartoonist and musician, born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1986 Josh Morris, Australian rugby league player for St. George Illawarra Dragons, born in Kiama, Australia
  • 1986 Brett Morris, Australian rugby league player for St. George Illawarra Dragons, born in Kiama, Australia
  • 1987 Nikki Gil, Filipina actress, host and singer, born in Manila, Philippines
  • 1988 Daniel Schwaab, German footballer, born in Waldkirch, Germany
  • 1988 Alice Glass [Margaret Osborn], Canadian singer and songwriter ("Crystal Castles"), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1988 Jeremy Lin, American NBA player (Toronto Raptors), born in Torrance, California