Famous People Born On August 14th

Right IconThis ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

Confident, intellectual and enthusiastic, August 14th individuals are blessed with unique personality traits and characteristic features. They have a sunny cheerful disposition and are humorous and funny. Their most distinctive attribute is their alertness and quickness to judge a situation, person or place. Since these people have great communication skills, they communicate well with people and deal tough situations with ease and comfort. Occasionally, August 14th individuals are restless and impatient and can get easily bored. They can even be impatient and opinionated and have an escapist behaviour at times.

Vote for Your Favourite People Born On August 14th
 1 
Mila Kunis
(Actress Known for Her TV Series 'That '70s Show' and Voicing Meg Griffin in the Series 'Family Guy')
Mila Kunis
70
Birth Year: 1983
Birthplace: Chernivtsi, Ukraine
Popular American actress Mila Kunis garnered huge fame when she played Jackie in American sit-com, That ‘70s Show and later did a voiceover for the cartoon series Family Guy. Post that, the charming actress proved her versatility by working in films of different genres—romantic comedy, psychological thriller, action and fantasy—including Forgetting Sarah Marshall and Black Swan.
 2 
Magic Johnson
(The Greatest Point Guard of All Time)
Magic Johnson
28
Birth Year: 1959
Birthplace: Lansing, Michigan, United States

Magic Johnson, the now retired American basketball player was one of the most powerful players of the 1980s and led NBA’s Los Angeles Lakers to five championships during his thirteen years career. His real name is Earvin Johnson and he earned his nickname Magic during his high school days. He retired after testing positive for HIV and currently heads Magic Johnson Enterprises.

 3 
Halle Berry
(Only African-American Woman To Win Oscar for Best Actress)
Halle Berry
90
Birth Year: 1966
Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio, United States

Halle Berry is one of the most popular actresses of the current generation. During the 2000s, she was one of the highest-paid Hollywood actresses. Halle is also known for her activism for which she was honored with the 2006 Woman of The Year award by the Hasty Pudding Theatricals. She also gets featured in several Sexiest Women lists.

 4 
Tim Tebow
(American Football Player)
Tim Tebow
26
Birth Year: 1987
Birthplace: Makati, Philippines
New York Mets baseball player Tim Tebow was previously a successful football player. The former Florida Gators quarterback later played for the Denver Broncos, helping them reach the 2011 playoffs and win their first AFC West title. He is known for “Tebowing,” his signature style of praying on the field. 
 5 
Steve Martin
(Actor, Comedian, Writer and Musician)
Steve Martin
28
Birth Year: 1945
Birthplace: Waco, Texas, United States

A man of many talents, Steve Martin is a successful comedian, actor, and musician. In 2004, he was ranked sixth in Comedy Central's 100 greatest stand-up comics list. Despite achieving great fame and success as a comedian and actor, Steve decided to pursue a career in music and began appearing seldom in films to record and tour with bluegrass acts.

 6 
Doc Holliday
(Gambler, Gunfighter)
Doc Holliday
20
Birth Year: 1851
Birthplace: Griffin, Georgia, United States
Died: November 8, 1887

Doc Holliday was a well-known American gunfighter, gambler, and dentist. He played a major role in the events leading up to the most famous shootout in American Wild West history, Gunfight at the O.K. Corral. His interesting life and character have inspired several books, films, and TV series; he has been portrayed by actors like Cesar Romero and Kirk Douglas.

 7 
Catherine Bell
(Actress Known for Her Roles in the TV Series 'JAG', 'Army Wives' and 'The Good Witch')
Catherine Bell
13
Birth Year: 1968
Birthplace: London, England

Catherine Bell is an actress, producer, and model. She is best known for her roles in the TV series JAG and Army Wives. As a young woman, she enrolled at UCLA but dropped out to pursue a career in the entertainment industry. She struggled for a few years but was eventually able to establish herself as a versatile actress. 

 8 
Brianna Hildebrand
13
Birth Year: 1996
Birthplace: College Station, Texas, United States

Brianna Hildebrand is an American actress best known for playing Negasonic Teenage Warhead in Deadpool and its sequel. She is also known for playing Sadie Cunningham in the comedy horror film Tragedy Girls for which she received Best Actress awards at the London FrightFest Film Festival and Brooklyn Horror Film Festival.

 9 
Kofi Kingston
(Only African-Born World Champion in WWE History)
Kofi Kingston
8
Birth Year: 1981
Birthplace: Kumasi, Ghana
Ghanaian-American wrestler Kofi Kingston plays for the WWE brand Raw. He was initially known as Kofi Nahaje Kingston and used his Jamaican identity in the wrestling circuit, but later began to be billed from Ghana. The 13-time Tag Team Champion has also won the Intercontinental and U.S. championships.
 10 
Jennifer Flavin
(Entrepreneur, Wife of Sylvester Stallone)
Jennifer Flavin
7
Birth Year: 1968
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California

Jennifer Flavin is a former American model and wife of famous actor Sylvester Stallone. A successful model during the late-80s and early-90s, Jennifer Flavin took her popularity to another level after marrying Stallone. She now co-owns a company called Serious Skin Care where she plays an influential role.

 11 
Sarah Brightman
(Soprano Singer)
Sarah Brightman
4
Birth Year: 1960
Birthplace: Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire, England
Classical crossover soprano and actor Sarah Brightman is best known for her international hit Time to Say Goodbye, sung with Andrea Bocelli. She has also performed in various West End and Broadway musicals, such as Cats and The Phantom of the Opera. She was previously married to Andrew Lloyd Webber.
 12 
Marcia Gay Harden
10
Birth Year: 1959
Birthplace: La Jolla, California, United States
 13 
Ashlynn Brooke
(Adult Film Actress)
Ashlynn Brooke
29
Birth Year: 1985
Birthplace: Choctaw, Oklahoma, United States
 14 
Marsai Martin
(Actress)
Marsai Martin
26
Birth Year: 2004
Birthplace: Plano, Texas
Marsai Martin is best known as Diane Johnson from the series Black-ish. She also starred in and produced the film Little at 14, earning a Guinness record for being the youngest Hollywood executive producer. She has won multiple NAACP Image Awards and was featured on Time 100 Next in 2019.
 15 
David Crosby
(American singer)
David Crosby
6
Birth Year: 1941
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
 16 
Jay-Jay Okocha
(Footballer)
Jay-Jay Okocha
7
Birth Year: 1973
Birthplace: Enugu, Nigeria
 17 
Chris Pérez
(Lead Guitarist for the Tejano Band “Selena y Los Dinos”)
Chris Pérez
13
Birth Year: 1969
Birthplace: San Antonio, Texas, United States
Guitarist Chris Pérez was married to Tejano singer Selena Quintanilla and performed as part of her band, Selena y Los Dinos. Following Selena’s murder by her own manager, Chris sank into depression. He later won a Grammy with the Chris Pérez Band and also wrote a book about Selena. 
 18 
James Horner
(Composer, conductor, and orchestrator of film scores)
James Horner
8
Birth Year: 1953
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: June 22, 2015
 19 
Lamorne Morris
(Actor and Comedian )
Lamorne Morris
4
Birth Year: 1983
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States

Lamorne Morris began his career with the BET shows HotWyred and 106 & Park. He gained game with his Teen Choice Award-nominated role of Winston in New Girl. He has appeared in many FunnyorDie shorts, in the docu-drama Valley of the Boom, and as Keef Knight in the series Woke.

 20 
Danielle Steel
3
Birth Year: 1947
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
 21 
Gary Larson
(Cartoonist)
Gary Larson
5
Birth Year: 1950
Birthplace: Tacoma, Washington

Gary Larson is an American environmentalist, cartoonist, and former musician. He is credited with creating a single-panel cartoon series titled The Far Side, which was syndicated for 15 years to over 1,900 newspapers around the world. In 1990 and 1994, Gary Larson was honored by the National Cartoonists Society (NCS) with the prestigious Reuben Award. 

 22 
Rhonda Ross Kendrick
(Actress and Singer, Best Known as the Daughter of Singer and Actress 'Diana Ross')
Rhonda Ross Kendrick
6
Birth Year: 1971
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Rhonda Ross Kendrick, daughter of singer Diana Ross and Motown founder Berry Gordy, is best known for her Emmy-nominated portrayal of Toni Burrell in the soap Another World. She has also appeared in series such as The Temptations and Cosby. She grew up believing Robert Ellis Silberstein was her father. 
 23 
Ray William Johnson
(Actor, Comedian, Musician)
Ray William Johnson
4
Birth Year: 1981
Birthplace: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States
 24 
Brenda Benet
(Actress)
Brenda Benet
11
Birth Year: 1945
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California
Died: April 7, 1982

Brenda Benet was an American actress best remembered for playing important roles in soap operas, such as The Young Marrieds and Days of Our Lives. Benet became a much-sought-after TV actress in the 1960s and 1970s. However, Benet faced several personal challenges, especially after her divorce from Bill Bixby. In 1982, she took her own life due to depression.

 25 
Yoo Jae-suk
(Comedian)
Yoo Jae-suk
5
Birth Year: 1972
Birthplace: Suyu-dong, South Korea
South Korean comedian Yoo Jae-suk is known for his association with FNC Entertainment. He has hosted shows such as Infinite Challenge and Running Man. He is also part of the K-pop supergroup SSAK3. He was voted the Favorite Comedian at the 2013 Annual Nickelodeon Korea Kids' Choice Awards.
 26 
Jackée Harry
(Actress, Comedian, and Television Personality Known for Her Role as ‘Sandra Clark’ in the TV Series ‘227’)
Jackée Harry
5
Birth Year: 1956
Birthplace: Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA
Jackée Harry is best known as Sandra Clark from 227, a role that made her the first African-American to win the Emmy for “Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series.” Fans also loved her as Lisa Landry in Sister, Sister and as JoAnn Payne in Tyler Perry's The Paynes.
 27 
Sunidhi Chauhan
(Singer, Actor)
Sunidhi Chauhan
5
Birth Year: 1983
Birthplace: New Delhi, India

A musical prodigy, Sunidhi Chauhan had started performing at events at age 4. Discovered by actor Tabassum, she quit school and plunged into a full-fledged music career, winning several reality shows. She then soared to fame with her playback singing in Mast and now has three Filmfare awards in her kitty.

 28 
Alice Ghostley
4
Birth Year: 1923
Birthplace: Eve, Missouri
Died: September 21, 2007
 29 
Stanley A McChrystal
(Retired Armed Force Officer)
Stanley A McChrystal
6
Birth Year: 1954
Birthplace: Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, United States

Retired United States Army general, Stanley A McChrysta,l is best known for his command of Joint Special Operations Command (JSOC) during the 2000s. He was described as "perhaps the finest warrior and leader of men in combat I ever met" by Former Defense Secretary Robert Gates. Following his retirement, he began teaching courses in international relations at Yale University.

 30 
Susan Olsen
(American actress)
Susan Olsen
1
Birth Year: 1961
Birthplace: Santa Monica, California, United States
 31 
Ander Herrera
(Football player Midfielder)
Ander Herrera
10
Birth Year: 1989
Birthplace: Bilbao, Spain
 32 
Susan Saint James
(Actress known for for portraying detective Sally McMillan in the series McMillan and Wife in the 1970s)
Susan Saint James
2
Birth Year: 1946
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
 33 
Emmanuelle Beart
(French Actress Best Known for Her Role in the Film ‘Manon des Sources’)
Emmanuelle Beart
4
Birth Year: 1963
Birthplace: Gassin, France

Emmanuelle Beart is a French actress best known for her portrayal of Manon in the 1986 period film Manon des Sources, for which she received the prestigious César Award under the Best Supporting Actress category. Apart from being an actress, Beart is also a social activist. She serves as an ambassador for the popular United Nations agency, UNICEF.

 34 
Larry Graham
(Musician)
Larry Graham
1
Birth Year: 1946
Birthplace: Beaumont, Texas, USA
 35 
Connie Smith
(Musical Artist)
Connie Smith
4
Birth Year: 1941
Birthplace: Elkhart, Indiana, United States
 36 
Mark Fidrych
(Baseball player)
Mark Fidrych
3
Birth Year: 1954
Birthplace: Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
Died: April 13, 2009
 37 
Miranda Rae Mayo
2
Birth Year: 1990
Birthplace: Fresno
 38 
Antonio Fargas
0
Birth Year: 1946
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
 39 
Adrienne C. Moore
2
Birth Year: 1981
Birthplace: Nashville, Tennessee, U.S.
 40 
John Galsworthy
(Novelist)
John Galsworthy
15
Birth Year: 1867
Birthplace: Kingston upon Thames, England
Died: January 31, 1933
 41 
Hans Christian Ørsted
5
Birth Year: 1777
Birthplace: Rudkøbing
Died: March 9, 1851

Hans Christian Ørsted was a Danish chemist and physicist. He was the first person to discover that electric currents can be used to create magnetic fields. His discovery was the first relationship found between magnetism and electricity. Oersted, the unit of the auxiliary magnetic field H, is named in his honor.

 42 
Frederick William I of Prussia
(Former King of Prussia (1713 - 1740))
Frederick William I of Prussia
2
Birth Year: 1688
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: May 31, 1740

The Soldier King Frederick William I of Prussia is remembered for transforming his nation into a prosperous state. He was known for his simple lifestyle, as opposed to his father’s kingly excesses. His experience at the War of the Spanish Succession led him to strengthen Prussia militarily, too.

 43 
Preston Lacy
(Stunt performer)
Preston Lacy
1
Birth Year: 1969
Birthplace: Carthage, Missouri, United States
 44 
Johnny Lever
(Actor, Comedian)
Johnny Lever
6
Birth Year: 1957
Birthplace: Prakasam, Andhra Pradesh, India
 45 
Bob Backlund
(Wrestler)
Bob Backlund
3
Birth Year: 1949
Birthplace: Princeton, Minnesota, USA
 46 
Neal Maupay
(Football player)
Neal Maupay
0
Birth Year: 1996
Birthplace: Versailles, Yvelines Versailles, France
 47 
Wellington Mara
(Sports executive)
Wellington Mara
0
Birth Year: 1916
Birthplace: Rochester, New York, United States
Died: October 25, 2005

Wellington Mara co-owned the NFL team New York Giants, as he inherited the team from his father and the team’s founder, Tim Mara. The Giants players named him The Duke, as it was believed he was named after the Duke of Wellington. He died of lymphoma at age 89.

 48 
Earl Weaver
(Baseball player)
Earl Weaver
1
Birth Year: 1930
Birthplace: Saint Louis, Missouri, United States
Died: January 19, 2013
 49 
Bryce Courtenay
(Novelist)
Bryce Courtenay
3
Birth Year: 1933
Birthplace: Johannesburg, South Africa
Died: November 22, 2012

Bryce Courtenay was a South African-Australian novelist and advertising director. Best remembered for his novel The Power of One, Courtenay remains one of Australia's best-selling writers several years after his death. Bryce Courtenay's relationship with his readers played an important role in his success; he often gave away free books to gain a loyal fan base.

 50 
Joseph Marcell
2
Birth Year: 1948
Birthplace: St. Lucia, Caribbean

Personality Traits & Characteristics of Famous People Born on August 14

Personality
The personality traits of those born on August 14th include friendliness, enthusiastic nature and a warm heart. Blessed with an intellectual mind and sharp memory, these people are hardworking, organized and responsible. They have a quick mind which analyzes everything and provides an insightful view of the future. Their versatility and great imaginative skills further hones the aforementioned skills of August 14th natives. Individuals with this birthday have a sunny disposition and are charming, charismatic and generous. They have great communication skills but are prone to exaggeration.  

Health
August 14th individuals are usually blessed with a sound health and active lifestyle. However, these people are susceptible to getting undisciplined in the matter of health which causes illness. People born on this day love to try varied food stuffs and drinks and hate when restricted to a particular food option. As such, these people are likely to encounter health issues. It is advisable for those with this birthday to follow routine exercises to stay fit. Exercise would also mean offsetting any overindulgence in unhealthy snacking.

Finance
Financing and budgeting is not August 14th individual’s cup of tea. This does not mean these people do not have the ability to earn. In fact, they are blessed with a good source of income. However, most of the times, their generosity overrides their common sense thus making them overindulgent. This careless attitude can bring about a period of financial crises in the life of these natives if they do not learn to budget themselves well.

Career
What is the most unique capability of August 14th individuals is that their intelligence and versatility makes them capable of most occupations. Despite this, these people have difficulty finding for themselves an ideal vocation early on in life. Most of the times, people with this birthdate look for a career option where they can play an important role in the community as well as look forward to going to work. Personal gratification is an essential factor while zeroing on a career field for August 14th individuals.

Relationships, Marriage & Children
Individuals born on this date feel ecstatically about love and relationships. They are passionate towards romance and are sincere, honest and truthful in their demeanor. As lovers, these people are totally devoted and loyal and expect the same in return. Their ideal mate is one who can be their best friend as well as a dutiful lover. They are fiercely protective about their soul mates and can get emotionally demanding. August 14 natives love to be in relationship but need their space and independence. Clingy partners can make these people walk out of the relationship. Though not expressive, these people strongly feel about their love and are generally very caring, generous, warmhearted and charismatic. They make proud parents and work hard enough to give security to their children. These individuals make sure that all the needs, demands and desires of their children are met.

Lucky Colors: Green
Lucky Numbers: 5, 14, 23, 32, 41, 50
Lucky Days (of the week): Wednesday, Friday, Saturday
Lucky Days (of the month): 5, 23, 25