The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

August 31st famous birthdays

Richard Gere

Richard Gere (72)

American actor

Jeff Hardy

Jeff Hardy (44)

American wrestler

Chris Tucker

Chris Tucker (50)

American actor and comedian

Joe Budden

Joe Budden (41)

American rapper

Jason Maybaum

Jason Maybaum (14)

American actor

Chloe Ferry

Chloe Ferry (26)

English reality star

Taylor Skeens

Taylor Skeens (28)

American TikTok star

Van Morrison

Van Morrison (76)

British (Northern Irish) singer and songwriter

Malinda Panton

Malinda Panton (33)

Haitian social media star

Jaylen Barron

Jaylen Barron (24)

American actress

Ciera Stitz

Ciera Stitz (22)

American YouTuber

Megan Stitz

Megan Stitz (22)

American YouTube star

Mickie James

Mickie James (42)

American wrestler

Arian Ajeli

Arian Ajeli (18)

German social media star

Thalia Bree

Thalia Bree (22)

Canadian Instagram star

Lily Trescot

Lily Trescot (16)

English YouTuber

Freya Nightingale

Freya Nightingale (28)

English social media star

Pepe Reina

Pepe Reina (39)

Spanish goalkeeper

Sara Ramirez

Sara Ramirez (46)

American actress

Gary Webb

Gary Webb (1955 - 2004)

investigative journalist

Gianmarco Rottaro

Gianmarco Rottaro (22)

Italian internet star

Ryan Kelley

Ryan Kelley (35)

American actor

Lael Hansen

Lael Hansen (24)

Canadian YouTuber

Dee Bradley Baker

Dee Bradley Baker (59)

American voice actor and singer

Lira Mercer

Lira Mercer (28)

American model and social media star

Debbie Gibson

Debbie Gibson (51)

American singer-songwriter, producer, and actress


MoStack (27)

English singer

Riley McDonough

Riley McDonough (26)

American singer

Maria Montessori

Maria Montessori (1870 - 1952)

Italian physician and educator

Jeffrey Chang

Jeffrey Chang (27)

Canadian singer and social media star

Mabel Matiz

Mabel Matiz (36)

Turkish singer

Larry Fitzgerald

Larry Fitzgerald (38)

American football player

Spencer Sutherland

Spencer Sutherland (29)

American singer and songwriter

Andrew Cunanan

Andrew Cunanan (1969 - 1997)

American spree killer

Ramon Magsaysay

Ramon Magsaysay (1907 - 1957)

Filipino politician, 7th President of the Philippines

Alexander Lukashenko

Alexander Lukashenko (67)

Belarusian politician, 1st President of Belarus

Simon Neil

Simon Neil (42)

Scottish singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer

Itzhak Perlman

Itzhak Perlman (76)

Israeli violinist and conductor


JRE (31)

American YouTube star

Dreka Gates

Dreka Gates (35)

American Instagram star

Edward Thorndike

Edward Thorndike (1874 - 1949)

American psychologist

Ryan Kesler

Ryan Kesler (37)

American ice hockey player


Batista (30)

American Instagram star

Matt Anderton

Matt Anderton (19)

American TikTok star

On this day

August 31 in History

  • 1939

    August 31, 1939:

    American singer/actor, Frank Sinatra begins the recording of his song titled "All Or Nothing At All".

  • 1973

    August 31, 1973:

    British rock collective The Rolling Stones unveils their album dubbed “Goat's Head Soup”. It would later peak at the summit of the UK Albums chart.

  • 1974

    August 31, 1974:

    ABC shows the final episode of the American sitcom titled “The Partridge Family”. It stars Shirley Jones and David Cassidy.

  • 1987

    August 31, 1987:

    MTV airs the first episode of the television show dubbed “Club MTV”. It is modeled on the popular television show known as “American Bandstand”.

  • August 31, 1987:

    CBS Television network premieres the video titled “Michael Jackson: The Magic Returns” which stars the pop singer.

  • 1994

    August 31, 1994:

    27-year-old R. Kelly ties the knot with fellow singer, Aaliyah aged 15 at a hotel located in Illinois.

  • 1999

    August 31, 1999:

    Canadian hockey legend Dino Ciccarelli announces his retirement from the sport.

  • 2004

    August 31, 2004:

    Rock group, Green Day issue their hit single titled “American Idiot”. The song would be included in their album of the same name.

  • 2010

    August 31, 2010: American rock ensemble Papa Roach drop their maiden live album titled “Time for Annihilation”. It was produced by David Bendeth.
  • 2019

    August 31, 2019:

    Art expert Caspar Jopling marries English singer/songwriter Ellie Goulding. Celebrities like Katy Perry, Princess Eugenie and James Blunt attended the ceremony.