On This Day

Famous Birthdays on August 8 (Part 2)

  • 1965 Kate Langbroek, Australian media personality
  • 1965 Aaron Abeyta, American musician
  • 1966 Chris Eubank, English boxer
  • 1966 John Hudek, American baseball player
  • 1967 Howard Cross, American NFL tight end, 1989-2001 (NY Giants), and broadcaster, born in Huntsville, Alabama
  • 1967 Jessica Moore [Luciana Ottaviani], Italian actress (Eleven Days, Eleven Nights), born in Urbino, Italy
  • 1967 Lee Unkrich, American film editor, animator, screenwriter, and director (Toy Story 3; Coco), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1968 Abey Kuruvila, cricketer (promising Bombay fast bowler)
  • 1968 Suzy Hamilton, US olympic 1500m runner
  • 1969 Jerome Henderson, American NFL cornerback (NY Jets) and coach/executive (NY Jets), born in Statesville, North Carolina
  • 1969 Dick Togo [Shigeki Sato], Japanese professional wrestler, born in Odate, Akita, Japan
  • 1969 Faye Wong, Hong Kong cantopop singer-songwriter and actress (Chungking Express), born in Beijing, China
  • 1970 Catriona Fallon, Burlingame California, rower (Olympic 4th 1992, 96)
  • 1970 Trev Alberts, NFL linebacker (Indianapolis Colts)
  • 1970 Pascal Duquenne, Belgian actor
  • 1972 Axel Merckx, Belgian cyclist
  • 1972 Lüpüs Thünder, American musician (The Bloodhound Gang)
  • 1973 Shane Lee, cricket all-rounder (NSW & Somerset, Australian ODI 1995-)
  • 1973 Senta Moses, American actress
  • 1973 Scott Stapp, American singer (Creed)
  • 1974 Andrei Mezin, NHL goaltender (Team Belarus, Olympics 1998)
  • 1974 Scott D'Amore, Canadian professional wrestler and manager
  • 1974 Andy Priaulx, British race car driver
  • 1975 Jeremy Scott, American fashion designer (Moschino), born in Kansas City, Missouri
  • 1976 JC Chasez, American singer (*NSYNC)
  • 1976 Tawny Cypress, American stage and screen actress (Unforgettable), born in Point Pleasant, New Jersey
  • 1976 Drew Lachey, American singer
  • 1976 Seung-Yeop Lee, Korean baseball player
  • 1976 Jeff Simmons, American race car driver
  • 1977 Kurt Bernard, Costa Rican footballer
  • 1977 Szilard Nemeth, Slovak footballer
  • 1977 Lindsay Sloane, American actress
  • 1977 Rocky Thompson, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1977 Mohammad Wasim, Pakistani cricketer
  • 1977 Robert Randolph, American pedal steel guitarist (Robert Randolph and the Family Band), born in Irvington, New Jersey
  • 1978 Alan Maybury, Irish footballer
  • 1978 Louis Saha, French footballer
  • 1978 Miho Shiraishi, Japanese actress
  • 1978 Countess Vaughn, American actress and singer
  • 1979 Paris Latsis, Greek shipping heir
  • 1979 Richard Harwood, British cellist
  • 1979 Rashard Lewis, American basketball forward (NBA All-Star 2005, 09; NBA C'ship 2013; Miami Heat), born in Pineville, Louisiana
  • 1979 Sam Totman, English musician (Dragonforce)
  • 1980 Mike Hindert, American musician
  • 1980 Pat Noonan, American footballer
  • 1980 Sabine Klaschka, German tennis player
  • 1980 Michael Urie, American actor and director
  • 1981 Vanessa Amorosi, Australian singer and songwriter

Roger Federer

1981 Roger Federer, Swiss tennis player (20 Grand Slam singles titles), born in Bottmingen, Switzerland

  • 1981 Kaori Iida, Japanese singer and actress
  • 1981 Bradley McIntosh, British pop singer
  • 1981 Meagan Good, American actress
  • 1981 Candie Kung, American golfer (US Open 2009 runner-up), born in Kaohsiung, Taiwan
  • 1982 David Florence, British canoeist
  • 1983 Guy Burnet, British actor
  • 1984 Martrez Milner, American football player
  • 1984 Devon McTavish, American footballer
  • 1985 Brayan Ruiz, Costa Rican football player
  • 1986 Peyton List, American actress
  • 1987 Katie Leung, Scottish actress
  • 1987 Kim Chi [Sang-Young Shin], Korean-American drag queen, artist, and reality television personality (RuPaul's Drag Race), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1988 Beatrice, Princes of York, British daughter of Prince Andrew and Sarah Ferguson, born in London
  • 1988 Danilo Gallinari, Italian basketball player
  • 1989 Sesil Karatantcheva, Bulgarian tennis player
  • 1995 Malin Reitan, Norwegian singer
  • 1995 Jake Blount, American bluegrass musician (Spider Tales), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1996 A'ja Wilson, American basketball player (Las Vegas Aces), born in Hopkins, South Carolina

Shawn Mendes

1998 Shawn Mendes, Canadian singer-songwriter (Handwritten, Treat You Better), born in Toronto, Ontario