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Who was born on 5 August?

Celebrity birthdays for 5 August

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Oldest

94 years, 6 months, 13 days

Youngest

23 years, 6 months, 6 days

Born first

5 August 1906

Died first

8 June 1969

Born last

5 August 1999

Died last

7 May 2021

Indian film actress Kajol

Kajol

Indian film actress

1974
American astronaut; first person to walk on the moon Neil Armstrong

Neil Armstrong

American astronaut; first person to walk on the moon

1930
Indian actress Genelia D'Souza

Genelia D'Souza

Indian actress

1987
American writer, actor and filmmaker James Gunn

James Gunn

American writer, actor and filmmaker

1966
American film director, screenwriter and actor John Huston

John Huston

American film director, screenwriter and actor

1906
American Co-founder of Linkedin, venture capitalist and author Reid Hoffman

Reid Hoffman

American Co-founder of Linkedin, venture capitalist and author

1967
Jamaican-American basketball player Patrick Ewing

Patrick Ewing

Jamaican-American basketball player

1962
American cosplay celebrity, promotional model, YouTuber and voice actress Jessica Nigri

Jessica Nigri

American cosplay celebrity, promotional model, YouTuber and voice actress

1989
British actress Janet McTeer

Janet McTeer

British actress

1961
Indian composer Ricky Kej

Ricky Kej

Indian composer

1981
American actress and singer Olivia Holt

Olivia Holt

American actress and singer

1987
American actress Maureen McCormick

Maureen McCormick

American actress

1956
American actor  John Saxon

John Saxon

American actor

1936
British actor Mark Strong

Mark Strong

British actor

1963
Irish television and radio presenter Gay Byrne

Gay Byrne

Irish television and radio presenter

1934
American actress  Tawny Kitaen

Tawny Kitaen

American actress

1961
American actress Loni Anderson

Loni Anderson

American actress

1945
Mexican model and actress Marlene Favela

Marlene Favela

Mexican model and actress

1976
American actress Ja'net DuBois

Ja'net DuBois

American actress

1932
former  MLB player Carl Crawford

Carl Crawford

former MLB player

1981
French Catholic priest Abbé Pierre

Abbé Pierre

French Catholic priest

1912
English footballer  Wayne Bridge

Wayne Bridge

English footballer

1980
South Korean actor Kwon Sang-woo

Kwon Sang-woo

South Korean actor

1976
Japanese actress and singer Kō Shibasaki

Kō Shibasaki

Japanese actress and singer

1981
Indian actress Mahima Makwana

Mahima Makwana

Indian actress

1999
Australian rock singer Angry Anderson

Angry Anderson

Australian rock singer

1947
Taiwanese scriptwriter, film director and author Wu Nien-jen

Wu Nien-jen

Taiwanese scriptwriter, film director and author

1952
American adult entertainment actress Kaylai Lei

Kaylai Lei

American adult entertainment actress

1980
American author David Baldacci

David Baldacci

American author

1960
American baseball player and coach Reid Nichols

Reid Nichols

American baseball player and coach

1958
American actor Robert Taylor

Robert Taylor

American actor

1911
Indian actress Sudha Rani

Sudha Rani

Indian actress

1974
American football player and coach  C. J. Spiller

C. J. Spiller

American football player and coach

1987
South Korean actress Shin So-yul

Shin So-yul

South Korean actress

1985
American basketball player Othyus Jeffers

Othyus Jeffers

American basketball player

1985
English singer-songwriter Pete Burns

Pete Burns

English singer-songwriter

1959
South Korean actress Yoon Jin-seo

Yoon Jin-seo

South Korean actress

1983
American singer Dawn Richard

Dawn Richard

American singer

1983
American baseball player John Olerud

John Olerud

American baseball player

1968
American theologian James Hal Cone

James Hal Cone

American theologian

1938
British actress Barbara Flynn

Barbara Flynn

British actress

1948
Dutch actress, musical singer Pia Douwes

Pia Douwes

Dutch actress, musical singer

1964
English football goalkeeper Ray Clemence

Ray Clemence

English football goalkeeper

1948
American adult entertainment actress and director Jewel De'Nyle

Jewel De'Nyle

American adult entertainment actress and director

1976
British actress Mimi Keene

Mimi Keene

British actress

1998
American racing driver Richie Ginther

Richie Ginther

American racing driver

1930
American football player  Roman Gabriel

Roman Gabriel

American football player

1940
South Korean actor Wi Ha-jun

Wi Ha-jun

South Korean actor

1991