Famous People Born On August 13th

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Leo’s born on August 13th are under the influence of Sun, ruler of the zodiac sign and Uranus, governor of the date. Due to this, the personality traits and characteristic features of these individuals are varied and unique. While the Sun brings about independence, confidence and warmth in their personality, the planet Uranus adds adaptibility, steadfastness and generosity. People with this birthdate usually work hard to achieve their goals and are self-sufficent. They do not need the opinion or help of others but are always there when anyone is in need. They seek for perfection in whatever they do. This can be a cause of worry as sometimes it can work againt their favor. August 13th individuals can be moody, temperamental, oversentive and insecure. 

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 1 
Sebastian Stan
(Best Known for His Role as 'Bucky Barnes / Winter Soldier' in the Marvel Cinematic Universe)
Sebastian Stan
46
Birth Year: 1982
Birthplace: Constanța, Romania

Sebastian Stan serves as an inspiration to many youngsters as he overcame his difficult beginnings to become a popular actor in the American film industry. A self-made man, he learned the art of acting at the prestigious Shakespeare's Globe Theatre in London and went on to star in hit films like Captain America: Civil War and Avengers: Endgame.

 2 
Alfred Hitchcock
(One of the Most Influential Filmmakers of All Time)
Alfred Hitchcock
22
Birth Year: 1899
Birthplace: Leytonstone, London, England
Died: April 29, 1980

Popularly known as the Master of Suspense, Alfred Hitchcock pioneered the Hitchcockian style of filmmaking. One of the most studied filmmakers in the world, Hitchcock is also one of the most influential in the history of cinema. In his career, that spanned six decades, he directed some of the greatest films of all time, such as Psycho and Vertigo.

 3 
Philippe Petit
(High-wire artist)
Philippe Petit
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Birth Year: 1949
Birthplace: Nemours, France
French high-wire artist Philippe Petit made headlines when he walked between the towers of Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris in 1971. He has also walked over the Sydney Harbour Bridge and between the WTC Twin Towers of New York City. He inspired the film The Walk and a documentary, too.
 4 
DeMarcus Cousins
(Basketball player, Center)
DeMarcus Cousins
8
Birth Year: 1990
Birthplace: Mobile, United States
 5 
Annie Oakley
(Sharpshooter)
Annie Oakley
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Birth Year: 1860
Birthplace: Darke County, Ohio, United States
Died: November 3, 1926
A legendary figure of the American west, Annie Oakley was a sharpshooter, who shot to fame when she starred in the Buffalo Bill's Wild West show. She performed for royalty and bagged in various awards and accolades for her marksmanship. Often referred to as Little Sure Shot, she became a star in a male-dominated sport. 
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Alan Shearer
(Football Player)
Alan Shearer
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Birth Year: 1970
Birthplace: Gosforth, England
Former Newcastle United striker Alan Shearer has also worked as a BBC football pundit and a football manager. The Euro 1996 Golden Boot-winner has also represented Southampton and Blackburn Rovers, winning the 1994-1995 Premier League with the latter. With 260 goals, he became the Premier League’s leading goal-scorer.
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Debi Mazar
(Actress)
Debi Mazar
2
Birth Year: 1964
Birthplace: Jamaica, New York, United States
Debi Mazar is known for films such as Goodfellas and Little Man Tate and series such as L.A. Law and Civil Wars. She has also appeared in several videos by Madonna. She is married to Italian celebrity chef Gabriele Corcos and co-hosts the show Extra Virgin with him.
 8 
Fidel Castro
(Former Prime Minister of Cuba)
Fidel Castro
87
Birth Year: 1926
Birthplace: Birán, Cuba
Died: November 26, 2016

Serving as the Cuban prime minister from 1959 to 1976 and as president from 1976 to 2008, Fidel Castro was one of the most prominent Cuban leaders in the history. As the longest-reigning non-royal head of the 20th and 21st centuries, Castro was responsible for making Cuba a communist state.

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Sridevi
(Indian Actress Cited as the 'First Female Superstar' of Indian Cinema)
Sridevi
19
Birth Year: 1963
Birthplace: Sivakasi, Madras State, India
Died: February 24, 2018

Sridevi was an Indian film actress who appeared in Tamil, Hindi, Telugu, Kannada, and Malayalam language films. Considered one of the most popular actresses of all time, Sridevi was dubbed the First Female Superstar in India. With several prestigious awards under her belt, she was also regarded as one of the finest actresses of her generation.

 10 
John Slattery
(Actor and Director Best Known for His Role as ‘Roger Sterling Jr.’ in the TV Series ‘Mad Men’)
John Slattery
4
Birth Year: 1962
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
John Slattery is best known as Roger Sterling from the series Mad Men, a role that earned him multiple Emmy nominations. He has also appeared in Broadway and Off-Broadway plays. Fans also loved him as Howard Stark in Marvel movies such as Iron Man 2, Avengers: Endgame, and Ant-Man.
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Yeo Jin-goo
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Birth Year: 1997
Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
South Korean actor Yeo Jin-goo started as a child actor. He gained the nickname "Nation's Little Brother" and later went on to star in series such as Moon Embracing the Sun and movies such as Hwayi: A Monster Boy, and won a Blue Dragon Film Award for the latter.
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Dan Fogelberg
(Musician)
Dan Fogelberg
5
Birth Year: 1951
Birthplace: Peoria, Illinois, USA
Died: December 16, 2007
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Samuel de Champlain
6
Birth Year: 1574
Birthplace: Hiers-Brouage, Marennes-Hiers-Brouage, France
Died: December 25, 1635

Samuel de Champlain was a French colonist, navigator, draftsman, soldier, and explorer who made between 21 and 29 trips across the Atlantic Ocean. He founded Quebec and New France and is considered an important figure in Canadian history. He is also referred to as the "Father of New France." As a businessman, he founded many trading companies.

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John Logie Baird
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Birth Year: 1888
Birthplace: Helensburgh
Died: June 14, 1946

Scottish inventor, electrical engineer, and innovator, John Logie Baird, is best known for demonstrating a working TV system in 1926. He then went on to invent the first viable purely electronic color TV picture tube and founded the Baird Television Development Company. He was inducted into the Scottish Engineering Hall of Fame in 2015.

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Sarah Huckabee Sanders
(US Political Representative)
Sarah Huckabee Sanders
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Birth Year: 1982
Birthplace: Hope, Arkansas, United States
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Ben Hogan
(American professional golfer)
Ben Hogan
1
Birth Year: 1912
Birthplace: Texas
Died: July 25, 1997

Ben Hogan was a professional golfer who is considered to be one of the greatest players in the history of the game. He won nine career professional major championships, tying with Gary Player for fourth all-time. He had a deep influence on golf swing theory. Famous for his legendary ball-striking ability, he also possessed fierce determination and an iron will.  

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Danny Bonaduce
(Known best as a child actor in the television series The Partridge Family, he also became a professional wrestler and radio personality.)
Danny Bonaduce
2
Birth Year: 1959
Birthplace: Broomall, Pennsylvania, United States
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Bert Lahr
(Actor)
Bert Lahr
1
Birth Year: 1895
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
Died: December 4, 1967
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Valerie Plame
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Birth Year: 1963
Birthplace: Anchorage, Alaska, U.S.
 20 
Elçin Sangu
(Turkish Actress Best Known for Her Role in the TV Series 'Kiralık Aşk')
Elçin Sangu
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Birth Year: 1985
Birthplace: Izmir, Turkey

Elçin Sangu is a Turkish model and actress best known for her portrayal of Defne Topal in a romantic drama TV series titled Kiralık Aşk, for which she received several awards, including three Golden Butterfly Awards. Over the course of her career, Elçin Sangu has appeared in several TV advertisements and campaigns and is one of the highest-paid actresses in Turkey.

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Demetrious Johnson
(Mixed martial artist)
Demetrious Johnson
7
Birth Year: 1986
Birthplace: Madisonville, Kentucky, United States
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Jeanine Anez
(Politician)
Jeanine Anez
3
Birth Year: 1967
Birthplace: San Joaquin, Bolivia
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Kevin Tighe
1
Birth Year: 1944
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA
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Heike Makatsch
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Birth Year: 1971
Birthplace: Düsseldorf, Germany

The daughter of former German ice-hockey player Rainer Makatsch, Heike Makatsch initially apprenticed as a dressmaker. She began her entertainment career hosting shows such as Interaktiv. She later appeared in movies such as Love Actually and Am I Beautiful? She also earned an Emmy nomination for Margarete Steiff.

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Dawnn Lewis
(Actress)
Dawnn Lewis
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Birth Year: 1961
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
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Neville Brand
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Birth Year: 1920
Birthplace: Griswold, Iowa, USA
Died: April 16, 1992
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Alvaro Rico
2
Birth Year: 1996
Birthplace: La Puebla de Montalbán, Toledo, Spain
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Don Ho
(Best known for theme song Tiny Bubbles)
Don Ho
0
Birth Year: 1930
Birthplace: Kaka'ako, Hawaii, United States
Died: April 14, 2007
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Devin McCourty
(American football player)
Devin McCourty
1
Birth Year: 1987
Birthplace: Nyack, New York, United States
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Randy Shughart
(Military personnel, Aviator, Soldier)
Randy Shughart
3
Birth Year: 1958
Birthplace: Lincoln
Died: October 3, 1993
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Deborah Falconer
(Singer-songwriter and Ex-Wife of Robert Downey Jr.)
Deborah Falconer
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Birth Year: 1965
Birthplace: Sacramento, California, United States
Deborah Falconer has appeared in quite a few films, such as the comedy Pyrates and the biographical film The Doors. She also released music albums such as Untangle and Brave Like Me. She was previously married to actor Robert Downey Jr. and also had a son with him.
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Feargal Sharkey
(Singer and Lead Vocalist of Punk Band ‘The Undertones’)
Feargal Sharkey
2
Birth Year: 1958
Birthplace: Londonderry, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom

Feargal Sharkey is a Northern Irish singer best known for his association with the popular rock band The Undertones where he was the lead vocalist. Also known for his contribution to the UK's commercial music industry, Sharkey was appointed OBE for services to music during the 2019 Birthday Honours. A fly fisherman, Sharkey also campaigns against the pollution of rivers.

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Phil Taylor
(darts player)
Phil Taylor
1
Birth Year: 1960
Birthplace: Stoke-on-Trent
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Jason McCourty
(American Football player)
Jason McCourty
2
Birth Year: 1987
Birthplace: Nyack, New York, United States
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Presnel Kimpembe
(Footballer centre-back position)
Presnel Kimpembe
0
Birth Year: 1995
Birthplace: Beaumont-sur-Oise, France
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Lucas Moura
(Association football player)
Lucas Moura
5
Birth Year: 1992
Birthplace: São Paulo, Brazil
 37 
Freya Mavor
(Actress)
Freya Mavor
0
Birth Year: 1993
Birthplace: Glasgow, Scotland, UK
 38 
Patrick Queen
(American football player)
Patrick Queen
1
Birth Year: 1999
Birthplace: Ventress, Louisiana, United States
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Betty Lou Bredemus
1
Birth Year: 1934
Birthplace: Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Died: February 19, 2015
 40 
James Morrison
(singer-songwriter, guitarist, singer)
James Morrison
0
Birth Year: 1984
Birthplace: Rugby
 41 
Frederick Sanger
(Biochemist)
Frederick Sanger
0
Birth Year: 1918
Birthplace: Rendcomb
Died: November 19, 2013

Frederick Sanger remains one of only two people to have won the Nobel Prize twice in the same category. The British biochemist is remembered for his ground-breaking work on nucleic acids and the insulin molecule. The son of a Quaker medical missionary, Sanger, too, grew up believing in Quakerism.

 42 
Domenico Dolce
(Fashion designer)
Domenico Dolce
0
Birth Year: 1958
Birthplace: Polizzi Generosa, Italy

Domenico Dolce, part of the world-renowned fashion designer duo Dolce & Gabbana, was born into a family of Italian tailors. Dolce dropped out of fashion school to venture into independent work. He and his partner, Stefano Gabbana, whom he had met at a nightclub, were previously in an open relationship.

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Shoaib Akhtar
(Cricketer, Autobiographer)
Shoaib Akhtar
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Birth Year: 1975
Birthplace: Rawalpindi

Shoaib Akhtar is a Pakistani former cricketer. A fast bowler, he was the first one to be recorded bowling at 100 miles per hour, a feat that earned him the nickname “Rawalpindi Express.” He is a controversial figure. He retired from international cricket in 2011. He now runs a YouTube channel and has appeared in a few TV shows. 

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Byron Mann
(Actor)
Byron Mann
0
Birth Year: 1967
Birthplace: Hong Kong
 45 
Lucy Stone
(American Abolitionist, Suffragist, Orator, and Women's Rights Activist)
Lucy Stone
1
Birth Year: 1818
Birthplace: West Brookfield, Massachusetts, U.S.
Died: October 19, 1893

Lucy Stone was an American abolitionist, suffragist, orator, and women's rights activist. She was the first woman to earn a college degree from Massachusetts. Stone played a key role in the formation of the Woman's National Loyal League as well as the American Woman Suffrage Association. In 1986, she was made an inductee of the National Women's Hall of Fame.

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Rod Hull
(Comedian)
Rod Hull
0
Birth Year: 1935
Birthplace: Isle of Sheppey, United Kingdom
Died: March 17, 1999
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Madhur Jaffrey
(Known for her award-winning role as Manjula in the 1965 movie Shakespeare Wallah)
Madhur Jaffrey
0
Birth Year: 1933
Birthplace: Delhi, India
 48 
Johnny Gaudreau
(Ice hockey player)
Johnny Gaudreau
0
Birth Year: 1993
Birthplace: Carneys Point Township, New Jersey

Johnny Gaudreau, or Johnny Hockey, is the son of Guy Gaudreau and had learned playing ice hockey by following a trail of Skittles candy at the ice arena his father headed. Now part of the NHL team Calgary Flames, he has also won a gold at the World Junior Championships.

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Pat Harrington Jr.
0
Birth Year: 1929
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: January 6, 2016
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Spike Dudley
(Professional wrestler, Teacher)
Spike Dudley
3
Birth Year: 1970
Birthplace: Providence

Personality Traits & Characteristics of Famous People Born on August 13

Personality
Ruled by the Sun and Uranus, August 13th natives are dignified, ambitious individuals with an enterpirising spirit. These people are confident and independent and believe in their own self. Mostly ahead of others, individuals born on this day are self-sufficient. They rarely ask others for opinions and usually follow their mind and heart while doing any work. They have utmost belief in their capabilities and are absolutely responsible and organized. Leo’s born on this date crave for attention and appreciation. They also have somewhat pride and stubborness in their personality which is a direct influence of the zodiac sign. Nevetheless, August 13th individuals are compassionate, helpful, warm and good natured.

Health
More than physical health, it is the mental health that August 13th born people need to check on to stay fit and healthy. Since these people are engulfed by stress and tension and always seem to be worrying about something or the other, they are never at ease. This drained feeling casts an overall impact on the physical well-being of these individuals. Also, August 13th natives are prone to comfort eating and have irregular sleep patterns. They need to do away with stress that causes the former and try to be consistent with their sleep habits in order to fully re-energize their body and mind.

Finance
Work satisfaction is more important to August 13th born individuals than pay. As such, these people are more happy doing a worthwhile job that gratifies their mind and heart than one that just pays them well. Although these people command competitive pay, their financial condition is not a very sound one. Also, these individuals face difficulty saving money for the future.

Career
Since personal gratification runs on the mind of August 13th individuals, these people are interested in job that provide useful public service. Nevertheless, their strong sense of responsibility makes these people ideal candidates for jobs at managerial positions. They are known to make outstanding progress at their workplace. Occassionally, you may find an August 13th individual involved in unusual, challenging or risky jobs.

Relationships, Marriage & Children
Relationship with an August 13th individual is quite blissful and idyllic since these people are naturally loving, romantic and protective. They seek out for a partner who mentally stimulates them and supports their ambitious wishes and passionate approach towards life. Since these people are born under the sun sign Leo, they have a natural tendency to be bossy and dominating. These attributes reflect in the personal life of an individual as well. August 13th individuals are possessive and can be emotionally demanding as well. Nevertheless, they are extremely affectionate and considerate and have a soft corner for tehir loved ones. As far as children are concerned, August 13th natives are distant parents. They love their children but do not display their emotions well and are strict and disciplinaring.

Lucky Colors: Electric Blue, Electric White, Multi-Color
Lucky Numbers: 4, 13, 22, 31, 40
Lucky Days (of the week): Sunday, Tuesday
Lucky Days (of the month): 4, 14, 22, 24