The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

July 18th famous birthdays

Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela (1918 - 2013)

South African politician, philanthropist and President of South Africa

Priyanka Chopra

Priyanka Chopra (38)

Indian actress, singer and model

Vin Diesel

Vin Diesel (53)

American actor and producer

Kristen Bell

Kristen Bell (40)

American actress

Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis

Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis (1929 - 1994)

American book editor, 37th First Lady of the United States

Richard Branson

Richard Branson (70)

English businessman

Summerella

Summerella (25)

American musician

LostNUnbound

LostNUnbound (22)

American YouTuber

Hunter S. Thompson

Hunter S. Thompson (1937 - 2005)

American journalist and author

Elizabeth McGovern

Elizabeth McGovern (59)

American actress

Elsa Pataky

Elsa Pataky (44)

Spanish actress

Kaylee Quinn

Kaylee Quinn (16)

American dancer

Kelly Reilly

Kelly Reilly (43)

English actress

Edward I of England

Edward I of England (1239 - 1307)

King of England from 1272 to 1307

James Brolin

James Brolin (80)

American actor

Lamar
Johnson

Lamar Johnson (26)

Canadian dancer

Chace Crawford

Chace Crawford (35)

American actor

Owen Joyner

Owen Joyner (20)

American actor

Lil Bibby

Lil Bibby (26)

American rapper

Tpindell

Tpindell (36)

American YouTuber

Penny Hardaway

Penny Hardaway (49)

American basketball player

Wendy Williams

Wendy Williams (56)

American radio and television personality

Saul Alvarez

Saul Alvarez (30)

Mexican boxer

Erin Sanders

Erin Sanders (29)

American actress

John Glenn

John Glenn (1921 - 2016)

American astronaut and politician

Chloe
Woodard

Chloe Woodard (21)

American social media star

Lee Taemin

Lee Taemin (27)

South Korean singer, dancer rapper, and actor

M.I.A.

M.I.A. (45)

British rapper

Luis
Rios

Luis Rios (17)

Puerto Rican TikTok star

JD
McCrary

JD McCrary (13)

American actor and dancer

Yung
Lean

Yung Lean (24)

Swedish rapper

Margaret Brown

Margaret Brown (1867 - 1932)

American philanthropist and activist

Daron Malakian

Daron Malakian (45)

American singer-songwriter, musician, and producer

Benzino

Benzino (55)

American rapper

Anthony
Chase

Anthony Chase (20)

American social media star

Jojo’s
ASMR

Jojo’s ASMR (22)

Australian YouTuber

D
Savage

D Savage (22)

American rapper

Baddiewinkle

Baddiewinkle (92)

American social media star

Fallon
Taylor

Fallon Taylor (38)

American horse racer

Mandy
Rose

Mandy Rose (29)

American wrestler

Ki
Cassanova

Ki Cassanova (21)

Canadian YouTuber

Mariasole
Pollio

Mariasole Pollio (17)

Italian social media star

Alan Pardew

Alan Pardew (59)

English footballer and manager

Bishop Briggs

Bishop Briggs (28)

British singer

Amanda
Treier

Amanda Treier (18)

Estonian social media star

Thomas Kuhn

Thomas Kuhn (1922 - 1996)

American philosopher

Vidkun Quisling

Vidkun Quisling (1887 - 1945)

Norwegian soldier, politician, and traitor

Red Skelton

Red Skelton (1913 - 1997)

American actor and comedian

On this day

July 18 in History

  • 1927

    July 18, 1927:

    Ty Cobb becomes the first player to reach 4,000 hits in the history of baseball.

  • 1930

    July 18, 1930:

    The SHO football club is established in Old Beijerland, Netherlands.

  • 1959

    July 18, 1959:

    The American drama film titled “The Nun's Story” premieres in the USA.

  • 1980

    July 18, 1980:

    English rock band ‘Joy Division’ releases their second studio album titled “Closer”.

  • 1994

    July 18, 1994:

    British songwriter and singer Seal releases a single titled "Kiss From a Rose".

  • 2001

    July 18, 2001:

    Rhythm-and-blues musician Ike Turner is convicted for drug-related crimes.

  • 2008

    July 18, 2008:

    American singer and composer Billy Joel becomes the final artist to perform at the legendary Shea Stadium before it was closed down.

  • 2014

    July 18, 2014:

    Colombian singer and songwriter Shakira sets a record after she became the first person to reach more than 100 million likes on Facebook.

  • 2018

    July 18, 2018:

    BBC loses a privacy lawsuit to British singer and philanthropist Cliff Richard.