The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

July 20th famous birthdays

Ben Simmons

Ben Simmons (25)

Australian basketball player 

Alexander the Great

Alexander the Great (356 BC - 323 BC)

King of the Ancient Greek kingdom of Macedonia

Julianne Hough

Julianne Hough (33)

American actress, singer and dancer

Jaclyn Hill

Jaclyn Hill (31)

American internet star

Abby Rao

Abby Rao (24)

American model and Instagram star

Joey Bragg

Joey Bragg (25)

American actor and comedian

Liv Shumbres

Liv Shumbres (17)

American internet star

Ray Allen

Ray Allen (46)

American basketball player

SAS-ASMR

SAS-ASMR (39)

Thai YouTuber

Judy Greer

Judy Greer (46)

American actress

Corl

Corl (23)

Canadian internet star

Julian Jara

Julian Jara (22)

American DJ and social media star

Michael Yerger

Michael Yerger (23)

American reality star

Gregor Mendel

Gregor Mendel (1822 - 1884)

Moravian founder of the science of genetics

Jovani Jara

Jovani Jara (22)

American internet star

Gisele Bündchen

Gisele Bündchen (41)

Brazilian model

Elle Walker

Elle Walker (40)

American YouTuber

Carlos Santana

Carlos Santana (74)

Mexican-American guitarist

Chris Cornell

Chris Cornell (1964 - 2017)

American singer and songwriter

Manjul Khattar

Manjul Khattar (23)

Indian social media star

Alycia Debnam-Carey

Alycia Debnam-Carey (28)

Australian actress

Sandra Oh

Sandra Oh (50)

Canadian actress

Mia Feldman

Mia Feldman (26)

American YouTube star

Simon Rex

Simon Rex (47)

American actor and model

Edmund Hillary

Edmund Hillary (1919 - 2008)

New Zealand mountaineer and explorer

Billy Mays

Billy Mays (1958 - 2009)

American advertising salesman

Naii.elyy

Naii.elyy (19)

American TiTok star

Cormac McCarthy

Cormac McCarthy (88)

American author

Alyssa Howard

Alyssa Howard (18)

American YouTube star

Nella Rose

Nella Rose (24)

English YouTuber

Dean Winters

Dean Winters (57)

American actor

Josh Holloway

Josh Holloway (52)

American actor

Enrique Peña Nieto

Enrique Peña Nieto (55)

Mexican politician

Petrarch

Petrarch (1304 - 1374)

Italian scholar and poet

Omar Epps

Omar Epps (48)

American actor

Lisa Dolan

Lisa Dolan (53)

Mother of Ethan and Grayson Dolan

Pavel Datsyuk

Pavel Datsyuk (43)

Russian ice hockey player

Terri Irwin

Terri Irwin (57)

American-Australian naturalist and author

ZaZa Maree

ZaZa Maree (24)

American songwriter and singer

Denzel Harris

Denzel Harris (26)

American YouTuber

Jordan Rodrigues

Jordan Rodrigues (29)

Australian actor and dancer

Dwayne Wayans

Dwayne Wayans (65)

American writer-actor

John Swift

John Swift (27)

American Instagram star

Anton du Beke

Anton du Beke (55)

British dancer

Steven Adams

Steven Adams (28)

New Zealander basketball player

Melissa Metrano

Melissa Metrano (33)

American social media influencer, health and wellness advocate, entrepreneur, author and model

On this day

July 20 in History

  • 1940

    July 20, 1940:

    American dramatic radio program "Gang Busters" is first aired on NBC radio.

  • 1949

    July 20, 1949: Renowned American wrestler, Lou Thesz wins the NWA World Heavyweight Championship title after defeating Bill Longson in a fight.
  • 1950

    July 20, 1950:

    ABC TV premieres the television show titled "Arthur Murray Party".

  • 1961

    July 20, 1961:

    “Stop The World - I Want To Get Off”, a musical by English composer and lyricist Leslie Bricusse, opens in London.

  • 1964

    July 20, 1964:

    The Beatles drops a song titled "I'll Cry Instead" b/w "I'm Happy Just To Dance With You".

  • 1965

    July 20, 1965:

    The American rock band ‘The Lovin' Spoonful’ drops a single titled "Do You Believe In Magic?".

  • July 20, 1965:

    American singer Bob Dylan, issues a song titled "Like a Rolling Stone".

  • 1975

    July 20, 1975:

    Steven Van Zandt performs his first show as a member of Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band.

  • 1986

    July 20, 1986:

    “Sid and Nancy”, a biographical movie about Sex Pistols' bassist Sid Vicious, is premiered.

  • 2001

    July 20, 2001:

    Japanese animated film, “Spirited Away” is released in the country.

  • 2021

    July 20, 2021:

    Basketball team Milwaukee Bucks wins their first NBA championship title in five decades. The team last won the prestigious title in 1971.