The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

August 6th famous birthdays

Nessa Barrett

Nessa Barrett (19)

American TikTok star

Morgz

Morgz (20)

English YouTuber

Veronica Merrell

Veronica Merrell (25)

American actress and internet star

Vanessa Merrell

Vanessa Merrell (25)

American internet star

Robin van Persie

Robin van Persie (38)

Dutch footballer

Vera Farmiga

Vera Farmiga (48)

American actress

CJ Dippa

CJ Dippa (23)

American rapper

Clare Siobhan

Clare Siobhan (32)

English YouTuber

JonBenet Ramsey

JonBenet Ramsey (1990 - 1996)

American murder victim at the age of 6

YBN Almighty Jay

YBN Almighty Jay (22)

American rapper

Julia Raleigh

Julia Raleigh (24)

American TikTok star

M. Night Shyamalan

M. Night Shyamalan (51)

Indian-American film director, producer and screenwriter

George Jung

George Jung (1942 - 2021)

American drug trafficker and smuggler

Wyatt Bennett

Wyatt Bennett (13)

American YouTube star

Geri Halliwell

Geri Halliwell (49)

English singer

Robert Mitchum

Robert Mitchum (1917 - 1997)

American actor and singer

Adrianne Curry

Adrianne Curry (39)

American model, actress, and producer

Toby Randall

Toby Randall (20)

English singer and YouTuber

Leslie Odom Jr.

Leslie Odom Jr. (40)

American actor and singer

Elliott Smith

Elliott Smith (1969 - 2003)

American singer-songwriter

Bailey May

Bailey May (19)

British-Filipino actor and model

Michelle Yeoh

Michelle Yeoh (59)

Malaysian-Hong Kong actress

Ty Simpkins

Ty Simpkins (20)

American actor

Tootie Raww

Tootie Raww (18)

American internet star

Ferne McCann

Ferne McCann (31)

English reality star

Soleil Moon Frye

Soleil Moon Frye (45)

American actress

Oliver Fisher

Oliver Fisher (1)

American YouTube star

Travie McCoy

Travie McCoy (40)

American rapper and songwriter

Linkmon99

Linkmon99 (22)

American YouTuber

Spice

Spice (39)

Jamaican singer

Marisa Miller

Marisa Miller (43)

American model and actress

Melissa George

Melissa George (45)

Australian actress

Zion Sapong

Zion Sapong (18)

English social media star

Romola Garai

Romola Garai (39)

English actress and model

Kevin Mitnick

Kevin Mitnick (58)

American computer hacker and author

Yung Filly

Yung Filly (26)

English comedian and social media star

Logan G

Logan G (26)

Spanish internet star

Charles Ingram

Charles Ingram (58)

English game show contestant and author

Adley McBride

Adley McBride (6)

American YouTuber

Charlotte McKinney

Charlotte McKinney (28)

American model and actress

Spencer Matthews

Spencer Matthews (32)

English reality star

Taya Brooks

Taya Brooks (18)

Australian model

Sheldon Adelson

Sheldon Adelson (1933 - 2021)

American businessman and philanthropist

Justin Planes

Justin Planes (18)

American social media personality

Isaiah Peck

Isaiah Peck (22)

Canadian actor and dancer

Lil GotIt

Lil GotIt (22)

American rapper

Nathaniel Dass

Nathaniel Dass (19)

England actor and musician

Kheris Rogers

Kheris Rogers (15)

American entrepreneur

On this day

August 6 in History

  • 1945

    August 6, 1945:

    Japan’s city of Hiroshima is blown-up after the United States dropped an atomic bomb on the city. The actions caused the death of thousands of people who were mostly civilians.

  • 1960

    August 6, 1960:

    Chubby Checker’s version of the “Twist" dance is performed for the first time on the television show titled "The Dick Clark Show". This sparked a global craze for the dance.

  • 1966

    August 6, 1966:

    American boxing legend, Muhammad Ali defeats British’s Brian London in a heavyweight contest held at the Earl's Court, London. Ali won by a third round knockout.

  • 1973

    August 6, 1973:

    Stevie Wonder goes into coma after he was involved in a car accident.

  • 1984

    August 6, 1984:

    Carl Lewis, a renowned American athlete, wins gold at the long jump event at the Olympic Games held in Los Angeles.

  • 1989

    August 6, 1989:

    A group of Detroit police prevents the hip hop group known as N.W.A from performing their song titled "F--k tha Police". The group wasn’t charged for any crime.

  • 1996

    August 6, 1996:

    American rock group, Ramones, mounts the stage as a band for the last time. The performance was the closing show of their farewell tour in California.

  • 2005

    August 6, 2005:

    Carlo Little, known for his association with The Rolling Stones, dies. His death was caused by lung cancer.

  • 2012

    August 6, 2012:

    American superstars, Jay-Z and Beyoncé are named top-paid celebrity couple by Forbes.

  • 2015

    August 6, 2015:

    A hip-hop-themed musical titled “Hamilton” makes its Broadway debut. It is modeled on the life story of Alexander Hamilton, one of America’s founding fathers.