Famous People Born in August 1963

Person of interestCoolio

Aug 1 Coolio [Artis Leon Ivey Jr.], American rapper (Gangsta's Paradise), born in Monessen Pennsylvania

Rapper Coolio
Rapper
Coolio
  • Aug 1 Koichi Wakata, Japanese astronaut (STS 72, sk: 92), born in Ōmiya, Saitama, Japan
  • Aug 1 Demián Bichir, Mexican actor
  • Aug 1 John Carroll Lynch, American actor (Shutter Island, Gran Torino), born in Boulder, Colorado
  • Aug 1 Amber Rudd, British politician, Home Secretary (2016-18), born in London, England
  • Aug 2 Caroline Pierce, Cheshire England, golfer (1995 JAL Big Apple Classic-2nd)
  • Aug 2 Jeff Bloom, Canadian Tour golfer (1988 Montana Open), born in Seattle, Washington
  • Aug 2 Daniel Pelosi, American convicted murderer
  • Aug 3 Carlo Imperato, actor (Fame), born in The Bronx, New York

Person of interestJames Hetfield

Aug 3 James Hetfield, American heavy metal rocker (Metallica), born in Downey, California

Metallica Rocker James Hetfield
Metallica Rocker
James Hetfield
  • Aug 3 Libor Pimek, Czech, tennis star
  • Aug 3 Isaiah Washington, American actor
  • Aug 3 Ed Roland, American singer-songwriter (Collective Soul), born in Stockbridge, Georgia
  • Aug 4 Andrew Bartlett, Australian politician
  • Aug 5 James Wilder, actor (Scorchers, Zombie High, Murder 1), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • Aug 6 Kimberley Conrad Hefner, Moulton Al, playmate of year (Jan, 1988)
  • Aug 6 Thomas Bohrer, US West Islip NY, rower (Olympic-92)
  • Aug 6 [Michael] Tony Dees, Pascagoula Miss, hurdler
  • Aug 7 Marcus Lewis, American singer (Sing me a Song), born in Pontiac, Michigan
  • Aug 7 Patrick Kennedy, son of US President JFK (lives only 3 days)
  • Aug 7 Patrick Newman, St Catharines Ontario, rower (Olympics-10-88, 96)
  • Aug 7 Harold Perrineau Jr., American actor
  • Aug 8 Carol Lewis, Willingboro NJ, high jumper (Olympic-9th-1984)
  • Aug 8 Ron Karkovice, Union NJ, catcher (Chicago White Sox)
  • Aug 8 Kyoko Chan Cox, American daughter of Yoko Ono and Anthony Cox, born in Tokyo, Japan
  • Aug 8 Jon Turteltaub, American director
  • Aug 8 Stephen Walkom, Canadian ice hockey official and executive
  • Aug 9 Lonnie Quinn, actor (Will Cooley in All My Children), born in Cheshire, Connecticut

Person of interestWhitney Houston

Aug 9 Whitney Houston, American singer (One Moment in Time, Bodyguard), born in Newark, New Jersey (d. 2012)

Singer and actress Whitney Houston
Singer and actress
Whitney Houston
  • Aug 10 Andrew Sullivan, English-born journalist
  • Aug 10 Phoolan Devi, Indian bandit and revolutionary (d. 2001)
  • Aug 11 Mike Huff, outfielder (Toronto Blue Jays), born in Honolulu, Hawaii
  • Aug 12 Sir Mix A Lot, American rapper
  • Aug 13 Elizabeth Bourland, Costa Rica, US 3x20 rifle (Olympic 7th 1996)
  • Aug 13 Pamela Jean Stein, playmate (Nov, 1987), born in Syracuse, New York
  • Aug 13 Tigg Ketler, Chula Vista Ca, drummer (Bang Tango-Dancin' on Coals)

Person of interestSridevi Kapoor

Aug 13 Sridevi Kapoor [Shree Amma Yanger Ayyapan], Indian actress and film producer referred to as Indian cinema's "first female superstar" (Himmatwala, Solva Sawan), born in Sivakasi, Madras State (d. 2018)

Actress and Film Producer Sridevi Kapoor
Actress and Film Producer
Sridevi Kapoor
  • Aug 15 Greg Adams, Nelson, NHL left wing (Dallas Stars)
  • Aug 15 Jack Russell, superb England cricket wicket-keeper (36 Tests 1988-94)
  • Aug 15 Lydia Czuckermann-Hatuel, Israel, Women's foil fencer (Olympics 1996)
  • Aug 15 Alejandro González Iñárritu, Mexican film director (Birdman, Babel), born in Mexico City
  • Aug 16 Scott Dunlap, Canadian Tour golfer (1995 South African Masters), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Aug 17 Carmen Berg, Bismark ND, playmate (July, 1987)
  • Aug 17 S. Shankar, Indian film director.
  • Aug 17 Jon Gruden, American NFL coach/broadcaster (Super Bowl XXXVII Tampa Bay 2002), born in Sandusky, Ohio
  • Aug 18 Luiz Mattar, Brazil, tennis star
  • Aug 19 Joey Tempest, rocker (Europe-The Final Countdown)
  • Aug 19 John Stamos, Cypress California, actor (General Hospital, Full House)
  • Aug 20 Bruce Hick, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • Aug 21 Melvin Douglas, American 198 lbs/90 kg freestyle wrestler (Olympics 1996), born in Topeka, Kansas
  • Aug 21 Mohammed VI of Morocco, King of Morocco (1999-present), born in Rabat, Morocco

  • Aug 21 Richmond Arquette, American actor, born in NYC, New York
  • Aug 22 Lily Yip, US table tennis player (Olympics 1992, 96), born in Guangzhou, China
  • Aug 22 Terry Catledge, American NBA star (Orlando Magic), born in Houston, Mississippi
  • Aug 22 Thomas Ansberry, American long-distance runner
  • Aug 22 Tori Amos [Myra Ellen Amos], American pianist and vocalist (Under The Pink), born in Newton, North Carolina
  • Aug 23 Blaine Schmidt, CFL offensive linebacker (Hamilton Tiger Cats)
  • Aug 23 Richard Illingworth, cricketer (England slow-left-armer 1991- )
  • Aug 24 John Bush, US heavy metal singer (Anthrax-Armed & Dangerous)
  • Aug 24 Hideo Kojima, Japanese video game director, born in Setagaya, Tokyo
  • Aug 25 James Backhouse, British artist
  • Aug 26 David Byas, cricketer (left-handed Yorkshire batsman)
  • Aug 27 Patty Duffek, Woodland Hills California, playmate (May, 1984)
  • Aug 27 Downtown Julie Brown, Welsh TV personality and actress (Club MTV, The Earth Day Special, Junket Whore), born in Cardiff, Wales
  • Aug 28 Abe Button, soccer player (Vitesse)
  • Aug 28 Regina Marie Jacobs, 800m/1500m runner (Olympics 10th 1996), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Aug 28 Reyna Thompson, NFL cornerback (NY Giants)
  • Aug 29 Elizabeth Brown, minister healer/writer
  • Aug 29 Greg Holmes, Covina Cal, tennis star
  • Aug 29 Greg Steele, rocker (Faster Pussycat-Wake Me When It's Over)
  • Aug 29 Elizabeth Fraser, Scottish singer
  • Aug 30 Michael Chiklis, American actor (Commish, The Shield), born in Lowell, Massachusetts
  • Aug 30 Paul Oakenfold, British disc jockey
  • Aug 31 Reb Beach, heavy metal rocker (Winger-17)
  • Aug 31 Sonny Silooy, soccer player (Ajax)
  • Aug 31 Todd Carty, Irish actor