On This Day

Famous Birthdays on August 28 (Part 2)

  • 1976 Federico Magallanes, Uruguayan footballer, born in Montevideo, Uruguay
  • 1978 Jess Margera, American drummer (CKY), born in West Chester, Pennsylvania
  • 1978 Shaniqua [Linda Miles], American wrestling valet, born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 1979 Markus Pröll, German footballer, born in Rheinbach, Germany
  • 1979 Robert Hoyzer, German football referee, born in Berlin
  • 1979 Shaila Dúrcal [Shaila de los Ángeles Morales de las Heras], Spanish singer, born in Madrid, Spain
  • 1979 Kristen Hughes, Australian netballer
  • 1979 Ruth Riley, American basketball player, born in Ransom, Kansas
  • 1980 T.J. Beam, American baseball player, born in Scottsdale, Arizona
  • 1981 Daniel Gygax, Swiss footballer, born in Zürich, Switzerland
  • 1981 Vaggelis Moras, Greek footballer, born in Larissa, Greece
  • 1981 Agata Wróbel, Polish weightlifter, born in Żywiec, Poland
  • 1981 Raphael Matos, Brazilian racing driver, born in Belo Horizonte, Brazil
  • 1981 Martin Erat, Czech hockey player, born in Třebíč, Czechoslovakia
  • 1982 Anderson Silva de França, Brazilian footballer, born in São Paulo, Brazil
  • 1982 Thiago Motta, Brazilian footballer, born in São Bernardo do Campo, Brazil
  • 1982 Kevin McNaughton, Scottish footballer, born in Dundee, Scotland

LeAnn Rimes

1982 (Margaret) LeAnn Rimes [Cibrian], American country singer ("Blue"; "How Do I Live"), born in Jackson, Mississippi

  • 1983 Lasith Malinga, Sri Lankan cricket fast bowler (4 wickets in 4 balls x 2; 4 x ODI, T20 hat tricks; 30 Tests), born in Galle, Sri Lanka
  • 1983 Alfonso Herrera, Mexican actor, and singer in the Latin pop group RBD, born in Mexico City, Mexico
  • 1984 Denmark Vessey, American rapper and record producer (Martin Lucid Dream), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1985 James Jagger, American actor (Vinyl) and son of Mick Jagger & Jerry Hall, born in NYC, New York
  • 1986 Florence Welch, British blues and swing jazz singer (Florence and the Machine), born in London, England
  • 1986 Gilad Shalit, Israeli soldier held captive in Palestine, born in Nahariya, Israel
  • 1986 Armand "Armie" Hammer, American actor, born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1988 Ray Jones, English footballer, born in London, England (d. 2007)
  • 1989 Cécile McLorin Salvant, American jazz vocalist (Cecile, WomanChild), born in Miami, Florida
  • 1989 Trixie Mattel [Brian Firkus], American drag queen, singer-songwriter, comedian, and television personality (The Trixie & Katya Show), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • 1990 Bojan Krkić, Serbian-Spanish footballer, born in Linyola, Spain
  • 1990 Sam Garret, British singer-songwriter, born in Derbyshire, England
  • 1991 Kyle Massey, American actor and rapper, born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • 1991 Sarah Jane Santos, Filipino singer
  • 1999 Prince Nikolai of Denmark, born in Copenhagen, Denmark