May 8 Birthdays :161 Famous People Birthdays on 8 May

Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla

Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla was a revolutionary Mexican priest who became active between 1809 and 1811. He was one of the most influential people among the main contributors for the Mexican independence. He announced a revolt against Spanish rule and created a political sensation. Later on military ac....

Ricky Nelson

Eric Hilliard Nelson is known as Ricky Nelson and later he got popularity as Rick Nelson also. He was an American musician, singer and song writer. He enacted in some film also as an actor like Rio Bravo (1959) and others. He was seen in some television series also. He died in the year of 1985 in an....

Harry S Truman Birthday (May 8th)

Harry S Truman Biography Introduction: Harry s. Truman was America’s thirty-third President of USA. Harry s. Truman Background Information: Harry S. Truman was born in Lamar, Missouri on May 8, 1884. His parents were John Anderson and Martha Ellen Truman. He was the eldest of three sibling....

Phillis Wheatley Biography

Phillis Wheatley was an icon in the history of African-American poets. Purchased as a slave, Wheatley strongly was a deviation from the normal thinking that even Blacks could be artistic and intelligent. Her poems won her acclaim in the world of literate colonists. Born: May 8, 1753, West Africa....

May 8 Birthday Wishes

May 8 Birthday Wishes

You have been my sister for a long time & all I can say is that you are getting better all the time. Happy Birthday.

I wish you a wonderful day and may all your wishes comes true. I hope you enjoy this day very much. Stay youself. Happy Birthday!

May 8Birthday Quotes

'I tried to bake a cake for my mother’s birthday - it took me four hours. It was terrible‚ and I cried for three days.'

Rachael Ray

'May you live all the days of your life.'

Jonathan Swift

People Born on May 8

Year Name
1326 Joanna I of Auvergne queen of France (d. 1360)
1460 Frederick I Margrave of Brandenburg-Ansbach (d. 1536)
1521 Petrus Canisius Dutch Jesuit (d. 1597)
1587 Victor Amadeus I Duke of Savoy (d. 1637)
1622 Claes R?lamb Swedish statesman (d. 1698)
1629 Niels Juel Danish admiral (d. 1697)
1632 Heino Heinrich Graf von Flemming German marshal (d. 1706)
1653 Claude-Louis-Hector de Villars Marshall of France (d. 1734)
1668 Alain-Rene Lesage French writer (d. 1747)
1670 Charles Beauclerk 1st Duke of St Albans‚English soldier (d. 1726)
1735 Sir Nathaniel Dance-Holland English painter (d. 1811)
1738 Mikhail Kamensky Russian general (d. 1809)
1786 Jean Vianney French Catholic priest (d. 1859)
1821 William Henry Vanderbilt member of the Vanderbilt family (d. 1885)
1825 George Bruce Malleson Indian officer (d. 1898)
1828 Jean Henri Dunant Founder of the Red Cross; Nobel laureate (d. 1910)
1828 Sharbel Makhluf Lebanese monk (d. 1898)
1829 Louis Moreau Gottschalk American musician (d. 1869)
1835 Bertalan Szekely Hungarian painter (d. 1910)
1839 Adolphe-Basile Routhier French Canadian lyricist (d. 1920)
1842 Emil Christian Hansen Danish physiologist (d. 1909)
1847 Oscar Hammerstein I American theater producer and impresario (d. 1919)
1850 Ross Barnes baseball player (d. 1915)
1853 Dan Brouthers baseball player (d. 1932)
1858 Heinrich Berte Austrian operetta composer (d. 1924)
1858 John Meade Falkner English novelist (d. 1932)
1859 Johan Jensen Danish mathematician (d. 1925)
1884 Harry S. Truman President of the United States (d. 1972)
1893 Edd Roush American baseball player (d. 1988)
1893 Teddy Wakelam English sports broadcaster and rugby player (d. 1963)
1893 Francis Ouimet American golfer and businessman (d. 1967)
1895 James H. Kindelberger American aviation executve (d. 1962)
1895 Fulton J. Sheen American bishop (d. 1979)
1895 Edmund Wilson American writer (d. 1972)
1899 Arthur Q. Bryan American voice actor (d. 1959)
1899 Friedrich Hayek Austrian-born British economist and philosopher‚ Nobel laureate (d. 1992)
1901 Turkey Stearnes American baseball player (d. 1979)
1902 Andre Michel Lwoff French microbiologist‚ Nobel laureate (d. 1994)
1903 Fernandel French actor (d. 1971)
1904 John Snagge British radio personality (d. 1996)
1905 Red Nichols American musician (d. 1965)
1906 Roberto Rossellini Italian director (d. 1977)
1910 Andrew E. Svenson American children's book author and publisher (d. 1975)
1910 Mary Lou Williams American singer (d. 1981)
1911 Robert Johnson American blues musician (d. 1938)
1913 Bob Clampett American animator (d. 1984)
1914 Romain Gary Polish writer (d. 1980)
1915 Milton Meltzer American writer (d. 2009)
1916 Joao Havelange Brazilian industrialist
1916 Swami Chinmayananda Indian spiritualist (d. 1993)
1919 Lex Barker American actor (d. 1973)
1920 Saul Bass American graphic designer and filmmaker (d. 1996)
1920 Tom of Finland Finnish fetish artist (d. 1991)
1920 Sloan Wilson American author (d. 2003)
1925 Ali Hassan Mwinyi President of Tanzania
1926 David Attenborough English naturalist
1926 Don Rickles American comedian
1927 Chumy Chumez Spanish film director (d. 2003)
1928 Theodore Sorensen American lawyer and special counsel to John F. Kennedy (d. 2010)
1929 Claude Castonguay Quebec politician
1929 Miyoshi Umeki Japanese actress (d. 2007)
1930 Heather Harper Irish singer
1930 Gary Snyder American poet
1932 Julieta Campos Cuban-born Mexican writer (d. 2007)
1932 Phyllida Law Scottish actress
1932 Sonny Liston American boxer (d. 1970)
1935 Jack Charlton English footballer
1937 Carlos Gaviria Diaz Colombian politician
1937 Thomas Pynchon American novelist
1937 Mike Cuellar American baseball player (d. 2010)
1940 Peter Benchley American author (d. 2006)
1940 Irwin Cotler Canadian politician
1940 Ricky Nelson American singer (d. 1985)
1940 Toni Tennille American singer
1940 Emilio Delgado American actor
1941 Mahmoud Ahmed Ethiopian singer
1941 John Fred American singer (d. 2005)
1941 Bill Lockyer American politician
1942 Norman Lamont British politician
1942 Terry Neill Northern Irish footballer
1943 Paul Samwell-Smith British bassist (The Yardbirds)
1944 Gary Glitter English singer
1945 Keith Jarrett American musician
1946 Andre Boulerice French-Canadian politician
1946 Jonathan Dancy British philosopher
1947 H. Robert Horvitz American biologist‚ Nobel laureate
1948 Felicity Lott English singer
1948 Steve Braun American baseball player
1948 Stephen Stohn Canadian television producer
1950 Robert Mugge American music documentary filmmaker
1951 Philip Bailey American singer
1951 Mike D'Antoni American professional basktball coach
1951 Chris Frantz American musician (Talking Heads)
1953 Alex Van Halen Dutch-born American drummer (Van Halen)
1953 Billy Burnette American singer and guitarist (Fleetwood Mac)
1954 Stephen Furst American actor
1954 David Keith American actor
1955 Meles Zenawi Ethiopian politician
1956 Jeff Wincott Canadian actor
1957 Bill Cowher American professional football coach
1957 Marie Myriam French singer
1958 Lovie Smith American professional football coach
1959 Ronnie Lott American football player
1960 Franco Baresi Italian footballer
1960 Eric Brittingham American bassist
1961 Janet McTeer British actress
1961 David Winning Canadian film director
1961 Akira Taue Japanese professional wrestler
1963 Terry Christian British radio and television presenter
1963 Sylvain Cossette Quebec singer and songwriter
1963 Anthony Field Australian musician and actor
1963 Michel Gondry French director and screenwriter
1963 Robin Jarvis British writer
1963 Izabela Kloc Polish politician
1964 Melissa Gilbert American actress
1964 Bobby Labonte American race car driver
1964 Dave Rowntree British musician (Blur)
1966 Claudio Taffarel Brazilian footballer
1966 Marta Sanchez Spanish singer
1968 Jamie Summers American porn star
1968 Johan Pehrson Swedish politician
1968 Nathalie Normandeau Quebec politician
1969 Akebono Taro American sumo wrestler‚the 64th Yokozuna
1970 Luis Enrique Spanish football player
1972 Darren Hayes Australian singer
1972 Ray Whitney Canadian ice hockey player
1973 Hiromu Arakawa Japanese artist
1973 Marcus Brigstocke English comedian
1973 Kris Hudson-Lee English musician
1974 Jon Tickle English entertainer
1974 Korey Stringer American football player (d. 2001)
1975 Enrique Iglesias Spanish singer
1975 Jussi Markkanen Finnish ice hockey player
1975 Gastn Mazzacane Argentine racing driver
1976 Martha Wainwright Canadian musician and songwriter
1976 Ian Watkins Welsh singer and actor (Steps)
1977 Theodoros Papaloukas Greek basketball player
1977 Jennifer Walcott American glamor model
1977 Joe Bonamassa American blues rock guitarist and singer
1978 Jang Woo Hyuk Korean singer
1978 Matthew Davis American actor
1978 Lucio Brazilian footballer
1978 Josie Maran American model
1980 Keyon Dooling American basketball player
1980 Panayiotis Kafkis Greek basketball player
1980 Michelle McManus Scottish singer
1980 Benny Yau Canadian entertainer
1981 Andrea Barzagli Italian footballer
1981 Bjorn Dixg?rd Swedish guitarist‚singer‚ songwriter
1981 Yasuko Tajima Japanese swimmer
1981 John Maine American baseball player
1982 Adrian Gonzalez American baseball player
1982 Buakaw Por. Pramuk Thai Muaythai kickboxer
1983 Juan Martin Goity Argentine-born German rugby player
1983 Lawrence Vickers American football player
1983 Roberto Vitiello Italian footballer
1983 Matt Willis British singer (Busted)
1984 Nadine Chandrawinata Indonesian beauty pageant contestant
1985 Mashio Miyazaki Japanese actress
1986 Marvell Wynne American footballer
1987 Felix Jones American football player