Famous People Born on August 24, 1945

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

  • Ken Hensley, rock keyboardist (Blackfoot, Uriah Heep)
  • Malcolm "Mollie" Duncan, Scotland, saxophonist (Average White Band)

Person of interestMarsha P. Johnson

Marsha P. Johnson [born Malcolm Michaels Jr.], African-American gay liberation and AIDS activist, drag queen, and transgender pioneer (Gay Liberation Front, S.T.A.R.), born in Elizabeth, New Jersey (d. 1992)

Transgender activist and drag queen Marsha P. Johnson
Transgender activist and drag queen
Marsha P. Johnson
  • Vince McMahon, American professional wrestling promoter