The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

August 22nd famous birthdays

Dua Lipa

Dua Lipa (26)

British Singer and Songwriter

Sarah Magusara

Sarah Magusara (20)

Australian TikTok star

Morgan Adams

Morgan Adams (24)

American model

Liane Valenzuela

Liane Valenzuela (35)

American model and social media personality

Ricardo Hurtado

Ricardo Hurtado (22)

American actor

Kristen Wiig

Kristen Wiig (48)

American actress and screenwriter

Keith Powers

Keith Powers (29)

American actor

Layne Staley

Layne Staley (1967 - 2002)

American singer-songwriter

Ray Bradbury

Ray Bradbury (1920 - 2012)

American fantasy writer

Princess Ella

Princess Ella (16)

American YouTuber

Deng Xiaoping

Deng Xiaoping (1904 - 1997)

Chinese politician

Chiranjeevi

Chiranjeevi (66)

Indian actor and politician

Kaelyn Pannier

Kaelyn Pannier (18)

American social media star

Ty Burrell

Ty Burrell (54)

American actor

Rodrigo Santoro

Rodrigo Santoro (46)

Brazilian actor

Rick Yune

Rick Yune (50)

American actor

LaMelo Ball

LaMelo Ball (20)

American basketball player

Tori Amos

Tori Amos (58)

American singer

Jacob Dudman

Jacob Dudman (24)

English actor and YouTuber

Austin Evans

Austin Evans (29)

American YouTuber

Marru

Marru (19)

Spanish internet personality

Jesse Tierney

Jesse Tierney (16)

American TikTok star

Dakota Goyo

Dakota Goyo (22)

Canadian actor

Fanum

Fanum (24)

American YouTuber

GZA

GZA (55)

American rapper and songwriter

Norman Schwarzkopf

Norman Schwarzkopf (1934 - 2012)

United States Army general and recipient of the Purple Heart medal

Gwen Ballinger

Gwen Ballinger (62)

American Instagram star

Howie Dorough

Howie Dorough (48)

American male singer

Somin Jeon

Somin Jeon (25)

South Korean Pop singer

Israel Broussard

Israel Broussard (27)

American actor

Giada De Laurentiis

Giada De Laurentiis (51)

Italian-American chef and author

Colm Feore

Colm Feore (63)

American actor

Lautaro Martínez

Lautaro Martínez (24)

Argentine footballer

Payton King

Payton King (21)

American TikTok star

Laura Dreyfuss

Laura Dreyfuss (33)

American actress

Bill Parcells

Bill Parcells (80)

National Football League head coach

Steve Davis

Steve Davis (64)

English snooker player

Cindy Williams

Cindy Williams (74)

American actress

Jon Hill

Jon Hill (33)

American drummer

Jennifer Finnigan

Jennifer Finnigan (42)

Canadian actress

On this day

August 22 in History

  • 1938

    August 22, 1938:

    Jazz group, Count Basie ends the recording works of their music titled "Jumpin' At The Woodside".

  • 1945

    August 22, 1945:

    Noël Coward's musical revue titled "Sigh no More" is performed for the first time in London.

  • 1950

    August 22, 1950:

    Althea Gibson, an American tennis player and golfer, becomes the first black player to compete in a tennis tournament in the United States.

  • 1968

    August 22, 1968:

    British’s top music band, The Beatles starts the recording of their song dubbed "Back In The U.S.S.R."

  • 1970

    August 22, 1970:

    English-American music band, Derek and the Dominos commences with the recording of their popular studio album named “Layla And Other Assorted Love Songs”. The album would be initiated into the Grammy Hall of Fame in 2000.

  • August 22, 1970:

    English singer Elton John joins a sub-division of MCA records known as Uni.

  • 1986

    August 22, 1986:

    “Stand By Me”, a movie directed by Rob Reiner, shows for the first time in theatres in the United States. It is based on the 1982 novella titled “The Body”, which was written by Stephen King.

  • 1992

    August 22, 1992:

    American songstress, Madonna starts filming of the music video of her song titled "Erotica".

  • 1994

    August 22, 1994:

    A DNA test proves that American football star O.J. Simpson took part in the murder of Ron Goldman and Nicole Simpson.

  • 2020

    August 22, 2020:

    Cardi B’s hit song "WAP", which features fellow American rap star Megan Thee Stallion, becomes number one in the United States. The song would win the “Song of Summer” award at the MTV Video Music Awards.