The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

August 8th famous birthdays

Jentzen Ramirez

Jentzen Ramirez (15)

American actor

Shawn Mendes

Shawn Mendes (23)

Canadian singer and songwriter

Roger Federer

Roger Federer (40)

Swiss tennis player

Gordy De St. Jeor

Gordy De St. Jeor (19)

American Instagram star

Desmond English

Desmond English (28)

American YouTube star

Dustin Hoffman

Dustin Hoffman (84)

American actor

Heaven King

Heaven King (11)

American actress and dancer

Casey Cott

Casey Cott (29)

American actor

Ryan Garcia

Ryan Garcia (23)

American boxer

Meagan Good

Meagan Good (40)

American actress


Lauv (27)

American musician and songwriter

Dani Dyer

Dani Dyer (25)

British actress

Aubrey Miller

Aubrey Miller (20)

American actress and dancer


VladTeeVee (22)

Romanian YouTuber

Olivia Duffin

Olivia Duffin (21)

English TikTok star

Olivia Nicole Duffin

Olivia Nicole Duffin (21)

English social media star

Harlow Barker

Harlow Barker (4)

English social media star

John Varvatos

John Varvatos (67)

American fashion designer

JC Chasez

JC Chasez (45)

American singer-songwriter

Anthony Rizzo

Anthony Rizzo (32)

American baseball player

Jimmy Wales

Jimmy Wales (55)

American businessman

Mike Trout

Mike Trout (30)

American baseball player

Keith Carradine

Keith Carradine (72)

American actor and musician


ness.lmao (24)

American YouTuber

Isabella Barrett

Isabella Barrett (15)

American reality star

Louis Saha

Louis Saha (43)

French footballer

Ragan Smith

Ragan Smith (21)

American artistic gymnast

Jen Selter

Jen Selter (28)

American model

Rena Mero

Rena Mero (54)

Professional wrestler, Playboy model, actress

The Edge

The Edge (60)

Irish rock musician

Donald Bellisario

Donald Bellisario (86)

American screenwriter and producer

Alexia Raye

Alexia Raye (26)

American internet star

Oti Mabuse

Oti Mabuse (31)

South African dancer

Ali Cobrin

Ali Cobrin (32)

American actress

Jerry Tarkanian

Jerry Tarkanian (1930 - 2015)

college basketball coach


Jaisavage (21)

American  Instagram star


Luvbenji (20)

English social media star



American social media star

Choi Seungcheol

Choi Seungcheol (26)

South Korean rapper

Peyton List

Peyton List (35)

American actress

Laura Slade Wiggins

Laura Slade Wiggins (33)

American actress

Faith Schroder

Faith Schroder (20)

American actress

Amiya Amiya Akiya

Amiya Amiya Akiya (15)

American social media star

Robin Quivers

Robin Quivers (69)

American radio host, actress, and author

Kim Chi

Kim Chi (34)

South Korean-American internet star

Toby Dobrik

Toby Dobrik (12)

American internet star

Lindsay Sloane

Lindsay Sloane (44)

American actress

Maddy JKrew

Maddy JKrew (11)

American YouTube star

Rashard Lewis

Rashard Lewis (42)

American basketball player

On this day

August 8 in History

  • 1969

    August 8, 1969:

    The Beatles take the photo for the cover of their album titled “Abbey Road”. It took place in front of the studio where the band were recording their work.

  • 1970

    August 8, 1970:

    The Stooges, an American music band, sacks Dave Alexander when he forgot how to perform some of their songs at the Goose Lake International Music Festival hosted in Michigan.

  • 1974

    August 8, 1974:

    "Feel Like Makin' Love", the 5th solo album of Roberta Flack, gets gold certification.

  • 1983

    August 8, 1983:

    American athlete, Carl Lewis is awarded the gold medal after finishing first in the 100m event at the first edition of the Athletics World Championships.

  • 1987

    August 8, 1987:

    "I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For", a song by Irish band U2, hits number one in the United States. It became their second single to achieve this feat.

  • 1988

    August 8, 1988:

    Rap group, N.W.A. releases an album titled “Straight Outta Compton”. This project includes the controversial hit song named "F--k Tha Police".

  • 1990

    August 8, 1990:

    MLB player, Pete Rose starts serving his five months jail sentence after he was found guilty of tax-related crimes.

  • 1991

    August 8, 1991:

    Award-winning English actor, Gary Oldman, known for his role as Sirius Black in the “Harry Potter” movie franchise, is grabbed by the police for driving under the influence of alcohol.

  • 1995

    August 8, 1995:

    American rapper, Coolio releases his hit song titled "Gangster's Paradise". It would later be named “Song of the Year, by Billboard.

  • 2005

    August 8, 2005:

    American comedy series titled “Weeds” makes its debut on the Showtime television network. It stars Mary-Louise Parker and Tonye Patano.