David Hasselhoff Birthday (July 17th)

David Hasselhoff Birthday (July 17th)

David Hasselhoff Birth Details

David Michael Hasselhoff was born on July 17, 1952 in Baltimore, Maryland.


  • David Hasselhoff is an American actor popular with nickname "The Hoff."
  • He became popular for his lead roles in television series of Knight Rider and Baywatch. He is also a singer and popular for his successes of music in Germany, Austria, Liechtenstein and Switzerland.

David Hasselhoff Early Life

  • He moved from Atlanta to illinois.
  • Here, He schooled from Marist High School. Hasselhoff graduated from Lyons Township High School in La Grange, Illinois.
  • He then joined Bates College in Lewiston, Maine.

David Hasselhoff Marital Life

  • David Hasselhoff married actress Catherine Hickland March 24, 1984.
  • They divorced on March 1, 1989.
  • On December 9, 1989, He married actress Pamela Bach.
  • The couple was blessed with two daughters, Taylor Ann Hasselhoff and Staci Campell Hasselhoff and his family attended non-denominational church services.
  • On January 13, 2006, David Hasselhoff filed for divorce from Bach.
  • It was after 16 years of marriage.
  • His wife, Bach accused Hasselhoff of violent behavior towards her.
  • Now after his divorce settlement, he is agreed to pay 25,000 US dollars a month for support of Pamela Bach and their two teenage daughters.

David Hasselhoff Career

  • In September 2006, David Hasselhoff's autobiography “Making Waves” was released in the United Kingdom.
  • The "last chapter" of the book was regarding controversial elements of his personal life. He is one of the tallest actors of hollywood, being 193 cm.
  • In 2006, He increased alchohal intake became a problem when was allegedly thrown out of a Wimbledon, London court-bar for drinking and rioting.It was again reported that David Hasselhoff was publicly drunk at Heathrow Airport.
  • So he was barred from boarding a plane by British Airways.
  • In the year 2007, a home video of Hasselhoff, showed him shirtless, lying on the floor. He seems to be drunk trying to eat a hamburger in a Las Vegas hotel room. His daughter Taylor Ann had shot the video.
  • She was saying, "Tell me you are going to stop, tell me you are going to stop." Hasselhoff denied the leaked video saying that it was released deliberately.
  • His visitation rights with his two daughters were suspended because of the video for two weeks.

David Hasselhoff Achievements

  • In 1975, Hasselhoff's got his first break to starr as Dr. William "Snapper" Foster, Jr. on the soap opera “The Young and the Restless.”
  • It ended in 1982.
  • In 1979 David Hasselhoff got a role in Starcrash.
  • He also performed as Michael Knight in the Glen A. Larson, series “Knight Rider” from 1982 to 1986.
  • His popularity is not much the US. But David Hasselhoff remained more popular in Europe. His music was also more popular in Europe.
  • He had number-one hit in the German pop charts "Looking for Freedom” in 1989.
  • Some other hits were released in 1993.
  • His music is more popular in Austria and Switzerland.
  • In 1994, He had to perform a concert from Atlantic City.
  • But the viewers to attend the concert were quite less than expected. Since then, he has not planned a concert.
  • In 1998, He acted in movie "Legacy".
  • In the film, He worked with actresses, Donita Rose and Chin-chin Guttierez from Philippines.In 2000 Hasselhoff also worked in the title role of “Jekyll & Hyde”. Hasselhoff also appeared in “The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie,” released in November 19, 2004.
  • He potrayed a small role in the movie “Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story.”
  • He starred as the dodgeball coach to the German team of dodgeball.
  • In 2004 He appeared in a fantasy sequence in “Eurotrip.”
  • He also performed as a cameo in “A Dirty Shame.” In 2006, David Hasselhoff acted in the film “Click.” He released a music video for “Jump in My Car" in which the car was a black Pontiac Trans Am with a pulsing LED.
  • In 2005, He achieved a musical award with Gretel Killeen for the “Australian Recording Industry Association”
  • In 2006 He had signed with Pepsi to appear in a massive outdoor campaign.
  • A major TV and newspaper advertising campaign in the UK, has featured him as "The King of the Internet".