The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

August 28th famous birthdays

Quvenzhané Wallis

Quvenzhané Wallis (18)

American actress

Jack Black

Jack Black (52)

American actor and comedian

Johnnie Guilbert

Johnnie Guilbert (24)

American YouTuber and singer

August Maturo

August Maturo (14)

American actor

Florence Welch

Florence Welch (35)

English singer and songwriter

Shania Twain

Shania Twain (56)

Canadian singer

LeAnn Rimes

LeAnn Rimes (39)

American singer

Bazzi

Bazzi (24)

American singer

Cassadee Pope

Cassadee Pope (32)

American singer-songwriter

Jalaiah Harmon

Jalaiah Harmon (16)

American TikTok star

David Fincher

David Fincher (59)

American director and producer

Jennifer Coolidge

Jennifer Coolidge (60)

American actress

Armie Hammer

Armie Hammer (35)

American actor

Talia Jackson

Talia Jackson (20)

American actress and singer

Andrej Pejić

Andrej Pejić (30)

Australian model

Marisa Gannon

Marisa Gannon (18)

American YouTuber

Bojan Krkić

Bojan Krkić (31)

Spanish footballer

Tape Face

Tape Face (43)

New Zealander comedian

Steffiana De La Cruz

Steffiana De La Cruz (47)

Filipino-American actress and model

Jack Kirby

Jack Kirby (1917 - 1994)

American writer and illustrator

Ocean Maturo

Ocean Maturo (10)

American actor

Brian Hull

Brian Hull (30)

American YouTuber and actor

Amanda Tapping

Amanda Tapping (56)

Canadian actress, director, and producer

César Azpilicueta

César Azpilicueta (32)

Spanish footballer

Jason Priestley

Jason Priestley (52)

Canadian actor and director

Prince Nikolai

Prince Nikolai (22)

Danish prince

Jared Knabenbauer

Jared Knabenbauer (36)

American YouTuber

Jordi Wild

Jordi Wild (37)

Spanish YouTube star

Emilia McCarthy

Emilia McCarthy (24)

Canadian actress and dancer

Tanisha Thomas

Tanisha Thomas (36)

American reality star

Zack Lilly

Zack Lilly (20)

American social media star

Kyle Massey

Kyle Massey (30)

American actor and rapper

Lil Ryan

Lil Ryan (18)

American rapper

Samuel Larsen

Samuel Larsen (30)

American actor and singer

Luis Guzmán

Luis Guzmán (65)

Puerto Rican actor

Debra Lafave

Debra Lafave (41)

American teacher and convicted sex offender

Kayla Ewell

Kayla Ewell (36)

American actress

Josiah Duggar

Josiah Duggar (25)

American reality star

Thiago Motta

Thiago Motta (39)

Brazilian-Italian footballer

janatiktoks

janatiktoks (20)

American TikTok star

Lexi Underwood

Lexi Underwood (18)

American actress

Jake Owen

Jake Owen (40)

American country singer-songwriter

Roxie Roker

Roxie Roker (1929 - 1995)

Actress, Television Personality, News Anchor

GMAN

GMAN (20)

American YouTuber

David Soul

David Soul (78)

American-English actor and singer

Logan Thompson

Logan Thompson (20)

Canadian dancer and actor

Satoshi Tajiri

Satoshi Tajiri (56)

Japanese video game designer, founded Game Freak

Donald O'Connor

Donald O'Connor (1925 - 2003)

American actor, singer, and dancer

Jo Kwon

Jo Kwon (32)

South Korean singer, dancer, and actor

Sarah Roemer

Sarah Roemer (37)

American actress and model

On this day

August 28 in History

  • 1918

    August 28, 1918:

    American baseball star, Tris Speaker is suspended for a season after he was found guilty of assaulting Tom Connolly, an umpire.

  • 1963

    August 28, 1963:

    Human right activist, Martin Luther King makes the popular "I Have A Dream" speech as he addresses a number of protesters at Washington DC’s Lincoln Memorial.

  • 1994

    August 28, 1994:

    Tiger Woods wins the 94th edition of the US Golf Amateur Championship.

  • 1998

    August 28, 1998:

    American drama movie “54”, based on New York’s popular discotheque ‘Studio 54’, begins showing in cinemas across the country. It was written by Mark Christopher and stars Salma Hayek and Ryan Phillippe.

  • 2001

    August 28, 2001:

    American singer and rapper, Mary J. Blige unveils her 5th studio album under the title “No More Drama”. The album would debut at #2 on the US Billboard 200 chart.

  • 2005

    August 28, 2005:

    American singer and actor, Art Garfunkel is arrested for possessing marijuana. This is the second time that he has been arrested the same offense.

  • 2009

    August 28, 2009: Popular English rock collective, Oasis announces their breakup. The original lineup of the group includes Paul McGuigan, Paul Arthurs, and the Gallagher brothers (Noel and Liam).
  • 2011

    August 28, 2011:

    Social media platform, Twitter goes wild as singer Beyoncé announces that she’s pregnant at the popular MTV Video Music Awards.

  • 2016

    August 28, 2016:

    American songstress, Beyoncé is awarded the “Video of the Year” at MTV’s Video Music Awards. The video for her song titled "Formation" earned her the accolade.

  • 2020

    August 28, 2020:

    Katy Perry, one of America’s favorite singers, issues her 6th studio album titled “Smile”. The project includes hit singles like "Never Really Over" and "Not the End of the World".