On This Day

Famous Birthdays on August 6 (Part 2)

  • 1970 M. Night Shyamalan, Indian-American film director (The Sixth Sense), born in Mahé, India
  • 1970 Erwin Thijs, Belgian cyclist
  • 1971 Mike Bales, Saskatoon, NHL goalie (Ottawa Senators)
  • 1971 Piyal Wijetunge, cricketer (Sri Lanka slow left-armer 1993)
  • 1971 Merrin Dungey, American actress
  • 1971 Scott Minto, English footballer

Geri Horner

1972 Geri Horner [Halliwell], British pop singer "Ginger Spice" (Spice Girls), born in Watford, England

  • 1972 Mike Frederick, NFL defensive end (Cleveland Browns, Baltimore Ravens)
  • 1973 Robert Lee, NFL cornerback (Atlanta Falcons)
  • 1973 Vera Farmiga, American actress
  • 1973 Max Kellerman, American sportscaster
  • 1973 Stuart O'Grady, Australian cyclist
  • 1974 Adrian Voinea, Focsani Romania, tennis star (1995 Malta)
  • 1974 Bobby Petta, soccer player (Feyenoord, RKC)
  • 1974 Nelson Vargas, Holoyoke Mass, soccer forward (Olympic gold 1996)
  • 1974 Ever Carradine, American actress
  • 1975 Rik Platvoet, Dutch soccer player, (FC Twente, MVV)
  • 1975 Renate Götschl, Austrian alpine skier
  • 1975 Victor Zambrano, Venezuelan baseball player
  • 1975 Jamie McGonnigal, American actor
  • 1976 Parmeso Emekrasha, Buddhist Monk
  • 1976 Soleil Moon Frye, actress (Punky Brewster), born in Glendora, California
  • 1976 Travis Kalanick, American entrepreneur (Red Swoosh, Uber), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1977 Luciano Zavagno, Argentine footballer
  • 1977 Leandro Amaral, Brazilian footballer
  • 1977 Jennifer Lyons, American actress
  • 1977 Jimmy Nielsen, Danish footballer
  • 1978 Marisa Miller, American model
  • 1980 Danny Collins, Welsh soccer defender (12 caps; Sunderland, Stoke City, Nottingham Forest), born in Chester, England
  • 1980 Wilber Pan, Taiwanese-American singer, rapper and actor, born in West Virgina
  • 1981 Travis McCoy, American alternative hip-hop artist ( Gym Class Heroes), born in Geneva, New York
  • 1981 Leslie Odom Jr., American actor and singer (Hamilton), born in New York City
  • 1982 Adrianne Curry, American model and reality television personality
  • 1982 Karl Davies, British actor
  • 1982 Justin Germano, American baseball player
  • 1982 Kevin van der Perren, Belgian figure skater
  • 1982 Ryan Sypek, American actor
  • 1983 Robin van Persie, Dutch footballer
  • 1990 Jon Benet Ramsey, little beauty queen (murdered in 1996)