Famous People Born in August 1962

  • Aug 1 Gertjan Verbeek, soccer player (SC Heerenveen)
  • Aug 1 Joetta Clark, 800m runner (Olympic-1992), born in East Orange, New Jersey
  • Aug 1 Traci Phillips, sprint kayaker (Olympics-96), born in Honolulu, Hawaii
  • Aug 2 Cynthia Stevenson, American actress (Bob, Hope & Gloria), born in Oakland, California
  • Aug 3 Alberto Tous, Spanish tennis star
  • Aug 3 Lucky Dube, South African reggae singer
  • Aug 3 Tina Lehtola, Finland, women's ski jumper (world's record holder)
  • Aug 4 Paul Reynolds, British rock guitarist (A Flock of Seagulls), born in Liverpool, England

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Aug 4 Roger Clemens, MLB pitcher (Red Sox, Blue Jays, 7 Cy Youngs, MVP), born in Dayton, Ohio

MLB Pitching Legend Roger Clemens
MLB Pitching Legend
Roger Clemens
  • Aug 5 Otis Thorpe, NBA forward (Vancouver Grizzlies, Detroit Pistons)

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Aug 5 Patrick Ewing, NBA center (NY Knicks/Olympic gold 92), born in Kingston, Jamaica

Hall of Fame NBA Centre Patrick Ewing
Hall of Fame NBA Centre
Patrick Ewing
  • Aug 5 Richard De Groen, cricketer (NZ medium pacer 1993-)
  • Aug 5 William Roberts, NFL guard (NY Jets, NE Patriots)
  • Aug 6 Thomas Jefferson, 200m runner (Olympic bronze 1984), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • Aug 6 Michelle Yeoh, Chinese-Malaysian actress
  • Aug 7 Bruno Pelletier, Québécois singer
  • Aug 8 Charmaine Crooks, Canadian 800m runner (Oly-84, 88, 92, 96), born in Mandeville, Jamaica
  • Aug 8 Jim Sweeney, NFL center/guard (Seattle Seahawks, Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • Aug 8 Suzee Pai, actress (Big Trouble in Little China), born in Toledo, Ohio
  • Aug 9 Jim Johnson, New Hope, NHL defenseman (Washington Capitals)
  • Aug 9 John "Hot Rod" Williams, NBA center/forward (Phoenix Suns), born in Sorrento, Louisiana (d. 2015)
  • Aug 9 Michael Colnroy, Modern English, rocker
  • Aug 10 Dan Donovan, rocker (Bad)
  • Aug 11 Jonathan Hayes, NFL tight end (Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • Aug 11 Uvais Karnain, cricketer (Sri Lankan ODI bowler in mid 1980's)
  • Aug 12 Miss Cleo [Youree Dell Harris], American psychic (Psychic Readers Network), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2016)
  • Aug 13 Adam Kase, Socorro NM, Canadian Tour golfer (1989 Alberta Open-3rd)
  • Aug 13 John Slattery, American actor (Mad Men, The Adjustment Bureau), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Aug 14 Jerry Foltz, American professional golfer and commentator, born in Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Aug 14 Mark Gubicza, pitcher (KC Royals), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Aug 14 Mark Robert Isfeld, combat engineer
  • Aug 14 Rameez Raja, cricketer (prolific Pakistani batsman)
  • Aug 15 Bubby Brister, NFL quarterback (NY Jets, Denver Broncos-Super Bowl 32)
  • Aug 15 Igor Dorokhin, hockey forward (Team Kazakhstan Oly-1998)
  • Aug 15 Tom Colicchio, American chef
  • Aug 16 Steve Carell, American actor and comedian (The Office), born in Concord, Massachusetts
  • Aug 17 Gilby Clarke, US pop guitarist (Guns n' Roses-Civil War)
  • Aug 17 Buddy Landel, American professional wrestler
  • Aug 18 Sandra Marie Miller Farmer-Patrick, 400m hurdler, born in Kingston, Jamaica
  • Aug 18 Felipe Calderón, President of Mexico
  • Aug 19 Eric Lutes, Charlestown RI, actor (Del-Caroline in the City)
  • Aug 19 Kim Shipman, Athens PA, LPGA golfer (1995 LPGA Corning Classic-25th)
  • Aug 19 Michael J Massimino, Oceanside NY, PhD/astronaut
  • Aug 19 Nancy Ramsbottom, LPGA golfer (1994 McCall's-2nd), born in Birmingham, Alabama
  • Aug 19 Valerie Kaprisky, actress (Breathless, Public Woman), born in Paris, France
  • Aug 19 Tammy Bruce, American political commentator
  • Aug 20 Duffy James Joseph Waldorf Jr, PGA golfer (1995 LaCantera Tx), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Aug 20 Loretta Alderete, LPGA golfer (1992 Oldsmobile-14th), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Aug 20 Robert Meyer, Canadian Tour golfer (1994 Morningstar), born in Sacramento, California
  • Aug 20 James Marsters, American actor
  • Aug 20 Dong-Wook Song, South Korean tennis player

  • Aug 21 Jeff Stryker, American adult film actor, born in Carmi, Illinois
  • Aug 22 Gene Craig Sauers, PGA golfer (1986 Bank of Boston), born in Savannah, Georgia
  • Aug 22 James Debarge, rock vocalist/keyboardist (Debarge), born in Grand Rapids Michigan
  • Aug 22 Marie Laurie Mahabir, North American Bodybuilding Champ (1985-87), born in Le Moule, Guadeloupe
  • Aug 23 Glenn Healy, Pickering, NHL goalie (NY Rangers)
  • Aug 23 Kyle Clifton, NFL linebacker (NY Jets)
  • Aug 23 Martin Cauchon, Canadian politician
  • Aug 24 Mary Ellen Weber, PhD/astronaut (STS 70), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • Aug 24 David Koechner, American actor, born in Tipton, Missouri
  • Aug 25 Mazzi Rawd, heavy metal rocker
  • Aug 25 Ron Heller, American football coach and former NFL tackle (Miami Dolphins), born in East Meadow, New York
  • Aug 25 Shahid Mahboob, Pakistani cricketer (batted in one Test for Pakistan 1989), born in Karachi, Pakistan
  • Aug 25 Vivian Campbell, Irish heavy metal rocker (White Snake-Here I Go Again), born in Belfast, Ireland
  • Aug 25 David Packer, American actor (Almost Heroes), born in Passaic, New Jersey
  • Aug 26 Bob Mionske, American cyclist and attorney
  • Aug 26 Tariq Ramadan, Islamic scholar, born in Geneva, Switzerland
  • Aug 27 Scott Davis, tennis star, born in Santa Monica, California
  • Aug 27 Vic Mignogna, American voice actor
  • Aug 28 Richard Elliott Fehr, PGA golfer (1986 BC Open), born in Seattle, Washington
  • Aug 28 Paul Allen, English footballer
  • Aug 28 David Fincher, American film director and producer (The Social Network, Gone Girl), born in Denver, Colorado
  • Aug 29 Carl Banks, NFL linebacker (Cleveland Browns, NY Giants)
  • Aug 29 Hiroki Kikuta, Japanese composer
  • Aug 30 Ricky Sanders, NFL wide receiver (Miami Dolphins)
  • Aug 30 Alexander Litvinenko, Russian KGB officer (d. 2006)
  • Aug 31 Wanda Guenette, Winnipeg Manitoba, volleyballer (Olympics-96)
  • Aug 31 Dee Bradley Baker, American voice actor