The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

August 20th famous birthdays

Demi Lovato

Demi Lovato (29)

American singer and actress

Amy Adams

Amy Adams (47)

American actress

Andrew Garfield

Andrew Garfield (38)

English-American actor

Robert Plant

Robert Plant (73)

English singer and songwriter

Tatum Dahl

Tatum Dahl (24)

American Instagram star


Prettyboyfredo (28)

American YouTuber

Ron Paul

Ron Paul (86)

American politician and writer

Paulo Coelho

Paulo Coelho (74)

Brazilian writer


Shubble (28)

American YouTuber

Randeep Hooda

Randeep Hooda (45)

Indian actor

David O. Russell

David O. Russell (63)

American director and screenwriter

Maddie Orlando

Maddie Orlando (25)

Canadian Instagram star

Dimebag Darrell

Dimebag Darrell (1966 - 2004)

American guitarist and songwriter

Isaac Hayes

Isaac Hayes (1942 - 2008)

American singer-songwriter, pianist, producer, and actor

Misha Collins

Misha Collins (47)

American actor and producer

Fred Durst

Fred Durst (51)

American singer-songwriter and director

Linus Sebastian

Linus Sebastian (35)

Canadian YouTuber

Lovely Mimi

Lovely Mimi (31)

Vietnamese social media star

Benjamin Harrison

Benjamin Harrison (1833 - 1901)

American politician, 23rd President of the United States

Sylvester McCoy

Sylvester McCoy (78)

Scottish actor

Mohamed Morsi

Mohamed Morsi (70)

Egyptian politician, 5th President of Egypt

Kirko Bangz

Kirko Bangz (32)

Rapper, singer

Pio D’Antini

Pio D’Antini (38)

Italian musician

Slobodan Milošević

Slobodan Milošević (1941 - 2006)

Serbian politician, 3rd President of Serbia and Montenegro


KRS-One (56)

American rapper, producer, and actor

David Vlas

David Vlas (22)

American YouTuber

John Noble

John Noble (73)

Australian actor

Phil Lynott

Phil Lynott (1949 - 1986)

Irish singer-songwriter, bass player, and producer

Joan Allen

Joan Allen (65)

American actress

Ben Barnes

Ben Barnes (40)

English actor and musician

Fátima Ptacek

Fátima Ptacek (21)

American voice actress and model

Brant Daugherty

Brant Daugherty (36)

American actor

Dulce Candy

Dulce Candy (34)

Spanish social media star

Liana Liberato

Liana Liberato (26)

American actress


EthosLab (35)

American gamer and YouTube star

Carolina Díaz

Carolina Díaz (27)

Mexican social media star

Neslihan Atagül

Neslihan Atagül (29)

Turkish actress

Jamie Cullum

Jamie Cullum (42)

English singer-songwriter and pianist

Jonathan Ke Quan

Jonathan Ke Quan (50)

Vietnamese-American actor

Gerry Bertier

Gerry Bertier (1953 - 1981)

American football player and wheelchair athlete

Connie Chung

Connie Chung (75)

American journalist


Piercexthexholly (18)

American TikTok star

John D. Carmack

John D. Carmack (51)

American game programmer

Jim Reeves

Jim Reeves (1923 - 1964)

American singer-songwriter

Álvaro Negredo

Álvaro Negredo (36)

Spanish footballer

Eero Saarinen

Eero Saarinen (1910 - 1961)

Finnish-American architect, designed the Gateway Arch

Olivia Pierson

Olivia Pierson (32)

Canadian reality star

Tristyn Lee

Tristyn Lee (19)

Canadian Instagram star

Mitch Trubisky

Mitch Trubisky (27)

American football player

On this day

August 20 in History

  • 1939

    August 20, 1939: Orrin Tucker begins the recording of his most popular song titled "Oh, Johnny, Oh, Johnny, Oh!". It was originally composed by American singer, Abe Olman.
  • 1968

    August 20, 1968:

    The Beatles completes the recording of their song called "Mother Nature's Son". The track was written by Paul McCartney and John Lennon.

  • 1969

    August 20, 1969:

    “Happy Heart”, an LP by American singer Andy Williams, gets a gold certification.

  • 1973

    August 20, 1973:

    American rock group, The Rolling Stones drops their hit single entitled "Angie". It would be the lead track of their album titled “Goats Head Soup”.

  • 1979

    August 20, 1979:

    American singer Bob Dylan unveils his 19th album under the name “Slow Train Coming”. The work is certified Platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America.

  • 1990

    August 20, 1990:

    “Graffiti Bridge”, the 12th album of American singer Prince, is released. It was issued under the Warner Bros. and Paisley Park record labels.

  • 1991

    August 20, 1991:

    American rock ensemble, ‘Spin Doctors’ drops their first studio album titled “Pocket Full of Kryptonite”. It includes songs like "Little Miss Can't Be Wrong" and "Two Princes".

  • 2000

    August 20, 2000:

    Tiger Woods, one of America’s favorite golfers, becomes the second player to win three majors in one calendar year. The first was Ben Hogan in 1953.

  • 2008

    August 20, 2008:

    Jamaican sprinter, Usain Bolt sets a new 200m record at the Olympic Games as he completes his race at a time of 19.30 minutes.

  • August 20, 2008:

    Larisa Ilchenko, a Russian swimmer, wins gold at the first edition of the women's 10k open water race at the Olympic Games.