Famous Birthdays on September 8 (Part 2)

Birthdays 201 - 288 of 288

  • 1963 Hitoshi Matsumoto, Japanese comedian (Downtown), born in Amagasaki, Japan
  • 1963 Li Ning, Chinese gymnast (3 Olympic gold 1984), born in Laibin, Guangxi
  • 1964 Joachim Nielsen, Norwegian musician (Jokke & Valentinerne), born in Oslo, Norway (d. 2000)
  • 1964 Michael Johns, American conservative commentator and policy analyst, born in Allentown, Pennsylvania
  • 1964 Peter Duncan; Australian film and television director and screenwriter (Passion; Rake), born in Sydney, Australia
  • 1964 Raven [Scott Levy], American professional wrestler, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1964 Steffan Peters, German-American equestrian dressage competitor (Olympic bronze 1996, 2016), born in Wesel, West Germany
  • 1965 Barbra Fontana Harris, American volleyball player (Olympic 4th 1996), born in Manhattan Beach, California
  • 1966 Carola Häggkvist, Swedish singer and songwriter, born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • 1966 Mike Dyer, American MLB pitcher (Montreal Expos), born in Upland, California
  • 1966 Peter Furler, Australian musician (Newsboys), born in McLaren Vale, Australia
  • 1966 Raymond Atteveld, Dutch soccer player (Waregem, Roda JC), born in Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • 1967 James Packer, Australian businessman, son of Kerry Packer, born in Sydney, Australia
  • 1967 Kimberly Peirce, American film director (Boys Don't Cry), born in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
  • 1969 Gary Speed, Welsh footballer and Wales national football team manager, born in Mancot, Flintshire, Wales (d. 2011)
  • 1969 Lars Bohinen, Norwegian footballer (Nottingham Forest), born in Vadsø, Norway
  • 1969 Oswaldo Ibarra, Ecuadorian footballer, born in Ambuquí, Ecuador
  • 1970 Clarence Weatherspoon, American NBA forward (Philadelphia 76ers), born in Crawford, Mississippi
  • 1970 Lars Vogt, German concert pianist, conductor, and educator, born in Düren, West Germany (d. 2022)
  • 1970 Neko Case, American singer-songwriter (The New Pornographers), born in Alexandria, Virginia
  • 1971 Brooke Burke, American model and TV personality (Wild On!), born in Hartford, Connecticut
  • 1971 Dave Merritt, American NFL outside linebacker (Arizona Cardinals), born in Raleigh, North Carolina
  • 1971 David Arquette, American actor, director and producer (Scream, Kiss & Tell), born in Winchester, Virginia
  • 1971 Greg Minor, American NBA guard (Boston Celtics), born in Sandersville, Georgia
  • 1971 Jocko Willink, American navy seal and author (Extreme Ownership), born in Torrington, Connecticut
  • 1971 Lachlan Murdoch, Australian, British, American businessman (New Corp) and son of Rupert Murdoch, born in London, England

Martin Freeman (52 years old)

1971 English actor (The Hobbit, Sherlock), born in Aldershot, Hampshire

  • 1971 Ross Childress, American guitarist (Collective Soul), born in Stockbridge, Georgia
  • 1972 Cari Shayne, American actress (Karen Cates-General Hospital), born in Sellersville, Tennessee
  • 1972 Giovanni Frezza, Italian actor, born in Potenza, Italy
  • 1972 Kennedy [Lisa Kennedy Montgomery], American political commentator and television personality, born in Indianapolis, Indiana
  • 1972 Markus Babbel, German football player and coach, born in Munich, West Germany
  • 1972 Phil Laak, Irish-American professional poker player, born in Dublin
  • 1972 Tomokazu Seki, Japanese voice actor, born in Kōtō, Tokyo
  • 1972 Trent McCleary, Canadian NHL right wing (Ottawa Senators), born in Swift Current, Canada
  • 1973 Jason Downs, American actor (KC Undercover, Hairspray), born in Columbia, Maryland
  • 1973 Khamis Al-Owairan, Saudi Arabian soccer midfielder (105 caps; Al-Hilal, Al Ittihad), born in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia (d. 2020)
  • 1974 Braulio Luna, Mexican soccer midfielder (32 caps; San Luis), born in Mexico City
  • 1974 Tanaz Eshaghian, Iranian-American documentary filmmaker (Be Like Others), born in Iran
  • 1975 Elena Likhovtseva, Russian tennis player, born in Alma-Ata, Soviet Union
  • 1975 John Thomas, American NBA forward (Boston Celtics), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • 1975 Larenz Tate, American actor, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1975 Lee Eul-Yong, South Korean footballer, born in Taebaek, South Korea
  • 1975 Richard Hughes, English musician (Keane), born in Gravesend, Kent, England
  • 1976 Brendan Kelly, American punk rock bassist and singer (The Lawrence Arms), born in Missouri
  • 1976 Gerald Drummond, Costa Rican footballer, born in Limón, Costa Rica
  • 1976 Jervis Drummond, Costa Rican footballer, born in Limón, Costa Rica
  • 1976 Sarah Kucserka, American TV producer and screenwriter (Ugly Betty)
  • 1976 Sjeng Schalken, Dutch tennis player, born in Weert, Netherlands
  • 1977 Maria Helena Selin, Finnish ice hockey right wing (Finland, Olympics 1998), born in Helsinki, Finland
  • 1978 Gerard Autet, Spanish footballer, born in Manlleu, Spain
  • 1978 Gil Meche, American baseball player, born in Lafayette, Louisiana

P!nk (44 years old)

1979 American singer ("Get the Party Started"; "Try"; "Just Give Me A Reason"), born in Abington Township, Pennsylvania

  • 1980 Teruyuki Moniwa, Japanese footballer, born in Atsugi, Kanagawa, Japan
  • 1981 Alex Lofoco, Italian jazz-fusion bassist, born in Rome, Italy
  • 1981 Etsuko Tajima, Japanese jazz pianist, and composer, born in Tokyo, Japan
  • 1981 Jonathan Taylor Thomas, American actor (Home Improvement), born in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
  • 1981 Morten Gamst Pedersen, Norwegian soccer midfielder (83 caps; Blackburn Rovers 288 games, Tromsø IL), born in Vadsø, Norway
  • 1982 Marian Cozma, Romanian handball player (Romania 60 caps), born in Bucharest, Romania (d. 2009)
  • 1983 Chris Judd, Australian rules football player, born in Melbourne, Australia
  • 1983 Diego Benaglio, Swiss-Italian footballer, born in Zürich, Switzerland
  • 1983 Wali Lundy, American NFL football player, born in New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • 1983 Will Blalock, American basketball player, born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1984 Peter Whittingham, English footballer, born in Nuneaton, England
  • 1984 Vitaly Petrov, Russian racing driver (Renault F1 Team in 2010), born in Vyborg, Soviet Union
  • 1985 Yendi Phillips, Jamaican beauty pageant contestant (Miss Jamaica Universe 2010), born in Kingston, Jamaica
  • 1986 João Moutinho, Portuguese footballer, born in Barreiro, Portugal
  • 1986 Matt Grothe, American football player, born in Lakeland, Florida

Alexandre Bilodeau (36 years old)

1987 Canadian freestyle skier (Gold in 2010 and 2014 Winter Olympics), born in Montreal, Quebec

  • 1988 Arrelious Benn, American football wide receiver, born in Washington, D. C.
  • 1988 Caitlin Hill, Australian YouTube personality (TheHill88), born in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
  • 1988 Chantal Jones, American fashion model, born in Austin, Texas

Avicii (1989-2018)

Swedish musician, DJ, remixer and record producer ("Levels"; "Wake Me Up"; "Sunshine"), born in Stockholm, Sweden

  • 1989 Domee Shi, Chinese-Canadian animator (first woman to direct a Pixar movie), director and screenwriter (Turning Red), born in Chongqing, China
  • 1989 Gylfi Sigurdsson, Icelandic footballer (Everton, Iceland), born in Reykjavík, Iceland
  • 1989 Wiz Khalifa [Cameron Thomaz] American rapper (See You Again), born in Minot, North Dakota
  • 1990 Gerrit Cole, American MLB player (NY Yankees), born in Newport Beach, California
  • 1990 Jos Buttler, English cricket wicketkeeper (HS 152; Somerset CCC, Lancashire CCC, Rajasthan Royals, Sydney Thunder), born in Taunton, England
  • 1990 Matt Barkley, American NFL football quarterback (Buffalo Bills), born in Newport Beach, California
  • 1990 Matthew Dellavedova, Australian basketball player (Cleveland Cavaliers), born in Maryborough, Australia
  • 1991 Joe Sugg, English Youtuber and actor (Strictly Come Dancing), born in Lacock, England
  • 1992 Za'Darius Smith, American NFL player (Cleveland Browns), born in Montgomery, Alabama
  • 1994 Bruno Fernandes, Portuguese football player (Manchester United, Portugal), born in Maia, Portugal
  • 1996 Krystal Reyes, Filipina actress (Bakekang), born in Santa Maria, Bulacan, Philippines
  • 1997 Kimberlea Berg, English actress (My Friends Tigger & Pooh), born in London, England
  • 1999 Shubman Gill, Indian cricketer (Gujarat Titans, India), born in Farzilka, Punjab, India
  • 2000 Shane Dylan, American jazz-hip-hop pianist composer, and record producer, born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 2002 Gaten Matarazzo, American actor (Stranger Things), born in Little Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey