The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies
August 17th famous birthdays
Robert De Niro

Robert De Niro (75)

American actor and producer

Sean Penn

Sean Penn (58)

American actor and political activist

Donnie Wahlberg

Donnie Wahlberg (49)

American singer and actor

Austin Butler

Austin Butler (27)

American actor and singer

Thierry Henry

Thierry Henry (41)

French footballer

Larry Ellison

Larry Ellison (74)

American businessman and computer scientist

Marcus Garvey

Marcus Garvey (1887 - 1940)

Jamaican political leader and journalist

Lil B

Lil B (29)

American rapper, producer and author

Davy Crockett

Davy Crockett (1786 - 1836)

American politician and a folk hero

Rudy Gay

Rudy Gay (32)

American basketball player

Giuliana Rancic

Giuliana Rancic (43)

Italian-American journalist and actress

Taissa Farmiga

Taissa Farmiga (24)

American actress

Julian Fellowes

Julian Fellowes (69)

English actor, director, and writer

David Koresh

David Koresh (1959 - 1993)

American cult leader

Mae West

Mae West (1893 - 1980)

American actress

Christian Laettner

Christian Laettner (49)

American basketball player

Maureen O'Hara

Maureen O'Hara (98)

Irish actress and singer

Mark Salling

Mark Salling (36)

American actor, singer-songwriter, and guitarist

Belinda Carlisle

Belinda Carlisle (60)

American singer-songwriter, and author

Helen McCrory

Helen McCrory (50)

English actress

Rodney Mullen

Rodney Mullen (52)

American skateboarder

Tarja Turunen

Tarja Turunen (41)

Finnish opera/symphonic rock singer

Britani Knight

Britani Knight (26)

American wrestler

Claire Richards

Claire Richards (41)

Singer-songwriter, dancer

Rachel Hurd-Wood

Rachel Hurd-Wood (28)

English actress

Richard Hilton

Richard Hilton (63)

American businessman

Jim Courier

Jim Courier (48)

American tennis player

William Gallas

William Gallas (41)

French footballer

Eric Johnson

Eric Johnson (64)

American guitarist, songwriter, and producer

Jon Gruden

Jon Gruden (55)

American football coach

Jonathan Franzen

Jonathan Franzen (59)

American author

Jiang Zemin

Jiang Zemin (92)

Chinese politician

V. S. Naipaul

V. S. Naipaul (86)

Trinidadian-English writer

Daniel Güiza

Daniel Güiza (38)

Spanish footballer

Pierre de Fermat

Pierre de Fermat (1601 - 1665)

French mathematician

Charles I of Austria

Charles I of Austria (1887 - 1922)

Austro-Hungarian emperor

Dustin Pedroia

Dustin Pedroia (35)

American baseball player

John Humphrys

John Humphrys (75)

Broadcaster, journalist and author

Phil Jagielka

Phil Jagielka (36)

English footballer

Mark Felt

Mark Felt (1913 - 2008)

American agent of the Federal Bureau of Investigation

Bryton James

Bryton James (32)

American actor and singer

Harry Hopkins

Harry Hopkins (1890 - 1946)

American politician, 8th United States Secretary of Commerce

Brady Corbet

Brady Corbet (30)

American actor

Gene Kranz

Gene Kranz (85)

American NASA flight director and manager

Robert Joy

Robert Joy (67)

Canadian actor

Jorge Posada

Jorge Posada (47)

Puerto Rican baseball player

Nelson Piquet

Nelson Piquet (66)

Brazilian race car driver

David Conrad

David Conrad (51)

American actor

Gilby Clarke

Gilby Clarke (56)

American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer