August 1 Birthdays :156 Famous People Birthdays on 1 August

August 1 Birthday Wishes

August 1 Birthday Wishes

Party hard - this is YOUR day‚ and only yours! Happy Birthday!

On your birthday‚ may you never forget what is worth remembering or remember what is best forgotten.

August 1Birthday Quotes

'Success happened little by little for me. I tasted the flavor of fame in small doses: I started at 10 years old when I won a music contest; I was performing at birthday parties‚ company meetings.'


'The more you praise and celebrate your life‚ the more there is in life to celebrate.'

Oprah Winfrey

People Born on August 1

Year Name
10 BC Claudius Roman Emperor (d. 54)
126 Pertinax Roman Emperor (d. 193)
1313 Emperor Kogon of Japan (d. 1364)
1377 Emperor Go-Komatsu of Japan (d. 1433)
1545 Andrew Melville Scottish theologian and religious reformer (d. 1622)
1555 Edward Kelley English spirit medium (d. 1597)
1579 Luis Velez de Guevara Spanish writer (d. 1644)
1626 Sabbatai Zevi Montenegrin rabbi‚ kabbalist‚ and founder of the Jewish Sabbatean movement (d. 1676)
1630 Thomas Clifford 1st Baron Clifford of Chudleigh‚ English statesman (d. 1673)
1713 Charles I Duke of Brunswick-Lneburg (d. 1780)
1714 Richard Wilson Welsh painter (d. 1782)
1738 Jacques Francois Dugommier French general (d. 1794)
1744 Jean-Baptiste Lamarck French scientist (d. 1829)
1770 William Clark American explorer (d. 1838)
1779 Francis Scott Key American lawyer and lyricist (d. 1843)
1779 Lorenz Oken German naturalist (d. 1851)
1815 Richard Henry Dana Jr.American lawyer‚ politician‚ and author (d. 1882)
1818 Maria Mitchell American astronomer (d. 1889)
1819 Herman Melville American writer (d. 1891)
1837 "Mary Harris ""Mother"" Jones" American labor organizer (d. 1930)
1843 Robert Todd Lincoln son of Abraham Lincoln; 35th United States Secretary of War (d. 1926)
1856 George Coulthard Former Australian rules footballer and cricketer (d. 1883)
1858 Hans Rott Austrian composer (d. 1884)
1858 Gaston Doumergue French President (d. 1937)
1861 Sammy Jones Former Australian cricketer (d. 1951)
1871 John Lester American cricketer (d. 1969)
1885 George de Hevesy Hungarian chemist‚ Nobel laureate (d. 1966)
1881 Otto Toeplitz German mathematician (d. 1940)
1889 Walter Gerlach German physicist (d. 1979)
1891 Karl Kobelt Swiss politician (d. 1968)
1892 Kinsan Ginsan Japanese identical twins who lived to ages 107 and 108‚ respectively.
1893 King Alexander I of Greece
1894 Ottavio Bottecchia Italian cyclist (d. 1927)
1900 Otto Nothling Former Australian cricketer and rugby union footballer (d. 1965)
1901 Pancho Villa Filipino world boxing champion (d. 1925)
1910 James Henry Govier British artist (d. 1974)
1910 Walter Scharf American composer (d. 2003)
1910 Mohammad Nissar Indian cricketer (d. 1963)
1911 Jackie Ormes American cartoonist (d. 1985)
1912 Henry Jones American actor (d. 1999)
1914 J. Lee Thompson British film director (d. 2002)
1916 Anne Hebert French Canadian author and poet (d. 2000)
1916 Fiorenzo Angelini Italian cardinal
1916 Val Bettin English voice actor
1921 Jack Kramer American tennis player (d. 2009)
1922 Pat McDonald Australian actress (d. 1990)
1924 Georges Charpak Ukrainian-born physicist‚ Nobel laureate
1924 Marcia Mae Jones American actress (d. 2007)
1924 Frank Worrell Former West Indian cricketer (d. 1967)
1925 Ernst Jandl Austrian writer (d. 2000)
1926 Theo Adam German bass-baritone
1929 Ann Calvello Roller Derby queen (d. 2006)
1930 Pierre Bourdieu French sociologist (d. 2002)
1930 Lionel Bart English song-writer (d. 1999)
1930 Julie Bovasso American actor and writer (d. 1991)
1931 Trevor Goddard Former South African cricketer
1932 Meir Kahane American founder of the Jewish Defense League (d. 1990)
1932 Meena Kumari Indian film actress (d. 1972)
1933 Dom DeLuise American actor and comedian (d. 2009)
1933 Jesse Corti Venezuelan-born actor and comedian
1933 Masaichi Kaneda Japanese baseball player
1933 Dusan T?estik Czech historian (d. 2007)
1934 John Beck Former New Zealand cricketer (d. 2000)
1935 Geoff Pullar Former England cricketer
1936 W.D. Hamilton British evolutionary biologist (d. 2000)
1936 Yves Saint Laurent French fashion designer (d. 2008)
1937 Al D'Amato United States Senator from New York
1940 Mervyn Kitchen Former Somerset cricketer and cricket international umpire
1940 Ram Loevy Israeli screenwriter and director
1941 etienne Roda-Gil French songwriter and screenwriter (d. 2004)
1942 Jerry Garcia American musician (The Grateful Dead) (d. 1995)
1942 Andre Gagnon French Canadian pianist and composer
1942 Giancarlo Giannini Italian actor
1945 Douglas D. Osheroff American physicist‚ Nobel laureate
1945 Sandi Griffiths American singer‚ The Lawrence Welk Show
1946 Fiona Stanley Australian epidemiologist
1946 Boz Burrell British musician (King Crimson‚ Bad Company) (d. 2006)
1947 Chris L. Barnard Welsh footballer
1947 Dennis Zine Los Angeles city councilman
1949 Kurmanbek Bakiyev President of Kyrgyzstan
1949 Ray Nettles professional football player (d. 2009)
1950 Jim Carroll American poet and actor (d. 2009)
1950 Bunkhouse Buck American professional wrestler
1951 Tommy Bolin American musician (Deep Purple) (d. 1976)
1951 Pete Mackanin American baseball player
1952 Zoran ?in?i? Prime Minister of Serbia (d. 2003)
1952 Yajurvindra Singh Former Indian cricketer
1953 Robert Cray American singer
1953 Howard Kurtz American journalist
1954 Benno Mohlmann German footballer
1955 Trevor Berbick Jamaican boxer (d. 2006)
1955 Arun Lal Former Indian cricketer
1956 Tom Leykis American radio personality
1958 Rob Buck American musician (10000 Maniacs) (d. 2000)
1958 Tor H?kon Holte Norwegian cross country skier
1958 Michael Penn American singer and songwriter
1958 Kiki Vandeweghe American basketball player
1959 Joe Elliott English musician (Def Leppard)
1959 Otomo Yoshihide Japanese musician
1960 Chuck D American activist and rapper (Public Enemy)
1960 Richard Roeper American columnist and film critic
1962 Jacob Matlala South African boxer
1962 Jesse Borrego American actor
1963 Coolio American rapper
1963 Demian Bichir Mexican actor
1963 John Carroll Lynch American actor
1963 Koichi Wakata Japanese astronaut
1963 Lynette Sadleir New Zealand Olympic synchronised swimmer
1963 Dean Wareham New Zealand musician (Galaxie 500‚ Luna‚ Dean and Britta)
1964 Adam Duritz American musician (Counting Crows)
1965 Sam Mendes British stage and film director
1966 James St. James American author and nightlife personality
1967 Gregg Jefferies American baseball player
1968 Dan Donegan American musician (Disturbed)
1968 Stacey Augmon American basketball player
1969 Kevin Jarvis American baseball player
1969 David Wain American actor
1969 Graham Thorpe Former England cricketer
1970 David James English footballer
1972 Devon Hughes American professional wrestler
1972 Nicke Royale Swedish musician (The Hellacopters)
1972 Tanya Reid Canadian actress
1973 Gregg Berhalter American footballer
1973 Tempestt Bledsoe American actress
1973 Veerle Dejaeghere Belgian athlete
1973 Eduardo Noriega Spanish actor
1974 Beckie Scott Canadian cross-country skiing athlete
1976 Soren Jochumsen Danish footballer
1976 Nwankwo Kanu Nigerian footballer
1976 Hasan ?a? Turkish footballer
1976 Cristian Stoica Romanian-born Italian rugby player
1977 Marc Denis Canadian ice hockey player
1977 Damien Saez French musician‚ songwriter and author
1977 Yoshi Tatsu Japanese professional wrestler and boxer
1978 Dhani Harrison English musician
1978 Edgerrin James American football player
1978 Andy Blignaut Former Zimbabwean cricketer
1979 Junior Agogo Ghanaian footballer
1979 Jason Momoa American actor
1979 Honeysuckle Weeks Welsh-born actress
1980 Mancini Brazilian footballer
1981 Stephen Hunt Irish footballer
1981 Ashley Parker Angel North American singer and actor
1982 Ai Tominaga Japanese model and actress
1983 David Gervasi Swiss decathlete
1984 Valery Ortiz Puerto Rican actress
1984 Bastian Schweinsteiger German footballer
1984 Francesco Gavazzi Italian cyclist
1986 Andrew Taylor English footballer
1986 Anton Stralman Swedish ice hockey player
1986 Elena Vesnina Russian tennis player
1987 Sebastien Pocognoli Belgian footballer
1987 Rumi Hiiragi Japanese actress
1989 Stephanie Hwang Korean entertainer
1990 Jack O'Connell English actor (Skins)
1998 Khamani Griffin American actor