Famous People Born On August 27th

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Astrologically, the probabilities of the characteristic of individuals born on August 27th are determined by the influence of two planets, Mercury and Mars. While the former governs the zodiacal group in which these individuals fall, the latter rules the actual date. Due to this, August 27th individuals have certain characteristics and traits that make them different from their counterparts. August 27th individuals are unselfish, focussed and helpful. They are optimistic in their approach and have a compassionate streak which makes them unique. Since these people are highly independent and have great attention to detail, they take balanced decisions in life and rarely miss an opportunity for growth and development. Proneness to occasional depressive mood and symptoms of anxiety are common in August 27th individuals, thereby causing insensitive comment or inflexible behaviour. They need to do away with the same to enjoy the finer aspects of life.

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 1 
Ed Gein
(Murderer, Suspected Serial Killer & Body Snatcher)
Ed Gein
74
Birth Year: 1906
Birthplace: La Crosse County, Wisconsin, United States
Died: July 26, 1984

Popularly known as the Butcher of Plainfield, Ed Gein was a murderer and body snatcher. His spine-chilling life insane acts like exhuming corpses and making keepsakes and trophies from their skin and bones, inspired films like The Silence of the Lambs, The Texas Chain Saw Massacre, and Psycho.

 2 
Aaron Paul
(Best Known for His Role as 'Jesse Pinkman' in the AMC TV Series 'Breaking Bad')
Aaron Paul
35
Birth Year: 1979
Birthplace: Emmett, Idaho, United States

Aaron Paul is one of only two actors to receive the prestigious Primetime Emmy Award under the Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series category on three occasions. In 2013, Aaron Paul used his popularity to help raise $1.8 million for Kind Campaign, an anti-bullying organization. October 1 was declared as Aaron Paul Sturtevant Day by Idaho Governor Butch Otter.

 3 
Sarah Chalke
(Actress and Model)
Sarah Chalke
11
Birth Year: 1976
Birthplace: Ottawa, Canada
Sarah Chalke is best known for her roles of Stella Zinman in How I Met Your Mother, Dr. Elliot Reid in Scrubs, and Becky in Roseanne. She voiced Beth Smith in Rick and Morty. After losing her grandmother and aunt to breast cancer, she started spreading awareness about the disease.
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Lyndon B. Johnson
(36th President of the United States (1963 - 1969))
Lyndon B. Johnson
50
Birth Year: 1908
Birthplace: Stonewall, Texas, United States
Died: January 22, 1973

The era of Lyndon B Johnson, the 36th president of the United States, saw the passage of many important laws pertaining to civil rights, gun control and social security.  Also, his ‘war on poverty’ helped millions to rise above the poverty line. However, he was criticised for the escalation of the Vietnam War.

 5 
Sir Donald Bradman
(Australian Cricketer Who is Considered the Greatest Batsman of All Time)
Sir Donald Bradman
7
Birth Year: 1908
Birthplace: Cootamundra, Australia
Died: February 25, 2001

Australian cricketer, Sir Donald Bradman, is widely acknowledged as the greatest batsman of all time. He started playing cricket as a young man and scored numerous records within a few years. In a career spanning around two decades, he retired with a career test batting average of 99.94. He retained a pre-eminent position in the game for decades following his retirement. 

 6 
Paul Reubens
(Actor, Comedian & Writer Known for His Role as ‘Pee-wee Herman’ in Film ‘Pee-wee's Big Adventure’)
Paul Reubens
15
Birth Year: 1952
Birthplace: Peekskill, New York, United States

Comedian Paul Reubens, or Pee-wee, began his career with the troupe The Groundlings. His popular stage show The Pee-wee Herman Show inspired the CBS show Pee-wee’s Playhouse; the movie Pee-wee's Big Adventure; and a Netflix film. His 1991 arrest due to indecent exposure changed his image to a great extent.

 7 
Cesar Millan
(Dog trainer)
Cesar Millan
5
Birth Year: 1969
Birthplace: Culiacán, Mexico

Mexican-American dog trainer Cesar Millan owns the Dog Psychology Center and is best known for his Emmy-nominated series Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan. He owns a brand of dog products, has authored bestselling books, and also owns a foundation that supports animal shelters. He also delivers a dog-training lecture series.

 8 
Patrick J. Adams
6
Birth Year: 1981
Birthplace: Toronto

Patrick J. Adams is a Canadian actor who has established himself as a celebrity in the United States. He befriended Meghan Markle while filming the legal drama series Suits and was included in the guest list at Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding. Adams is also a passionate photographer; many of his photographs were showcased at Suits' Behind the Lens event.

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The Great Khali
(Indian Professional Wrestler and Actor)
The Great Khali
20
Birth Year: 1972
Birthplace: Dhiraina, Himachal Pradesh, India
The Great Khali, with a towering height of 7’ 1”, was named the 8th-tallest professional wrestler in history, in 2014. He was earlier a Punjab Police officer. He became the first Indian-born winner of the WWE World Heavyweight Championship and has also appeared in several Hollywood and Bollywood films.
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Tom Ford
(Fashion Designer & Founder of His Eponymous Luxury Brand 'Tom Ford')
Tom Ford
30
Birth Year: 1961
Birthplace: Austin, Texas, United States

Tom Ford is an American fashion designer. During his time as the creative director at Gucci, Ford saved the fashion house from near bankruptcy and turned it into a powerhouse. In 2006, he established his eponymous luxury brand and has since been referred to as a style icon and fashion icon; he was named in All-TIME 100 Fashion Icons list.

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Suranne Jones
(Actress and Producer Known for Her Role as ‘Karen McDonald’ in ‘Coronation Street’)
Suranne Jones
7
Birth Year: 1978
Birthplace: Chadderton, Greater Manchester, England
Suranne Jones is best known as Karen McDonald from Coronation Street. Fans also loved her in the series Vincent, Strictly Confidential, and Unforgiven, and in stage productions such as A Few Good Men and Frozen. She won a BAFTA for playing Gemma Foster in Doctor Foster.
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Peter Stormare
10
Birth Year: 1953
Birthplace: Kumla, Sweden
Actor, musician, and theater director Peter Stormare is best known as John Abruzzi from Prison Break. He has also appeared in films such as Minority Report, The Lost World: Jurassic Park, and Fargo. He is also a skilled voice actor who has appeared in video games such as Destiny.
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Chandra Wilson
6
Birth Year: 1969
Birthplace: Houston, Texas, United States

Chandra Wilson is an American actress best known for playing Dr. Miranda Bailey in the popular medical drama TV series Grey's Anatomy, for which she has received four Primetime Emmy Award nominations. Apart from being an actress and director, Chandra Wilson is also an activist; she works towards raising awareness about cyclic vomiting syndrome.

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Tuesday Weld
(Actress)
Tuesday Weld
1
Birth Year: 1943
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
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Alexa Vega
(Best Known for Her Role as ‘Carmen Cortez’ in the ‘Spy Kids’ Film Series)
Alexa Vega
6
Birth Year: 1988
Birthplace: Miami, Florida, United States

Alexa Vega is best known as Carmen Cortez from the Spy Kids franchise and as Julie Corky from Sleepover. She is a skilled gymnast, too. She has also appeared in the Nickelodeon series The Casagrandes. Following her marriage to actor/singer Carlos Pena, both Alexa and Carlos adopted the surname PenaVega.

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Barbara Bach
(Actress)
Barbara Bach
4
Birth Year: 1947
Birthplace: Queens, New York City, New York, USA
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Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
(One of the Most Important Figures in German Idealism)
Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
20
Birth Year: 1770
Birthplace: Stuttgart, Germany
Died: November 14, 1831
German philosopher Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel worked on ideas such as absolute idealism; the philosophy of spirit, or Geist; and the master–slave dialectic. His views influenced later thinkers and intellectuals, such as Karl Popper and Karl Marx, with the latter using Hegel’s views on the civil society.
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Kim Petras
(German Pop Singer and Songwriter)
Kim Petras
13
Birth Year: 1992
Birthplace: Cologne, Germany

Kim Petras is a German singer-songwriter currently based in USA. She was assigned male at birth and underwent medical gender transition as a teenager. Interested in music from a young age, she began recording music as a teenager. Her debut single topped several viral music charts on Spotify. Since then, she has released many hit albums and singles. 

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Amanda Fuller
(Actress)
Amanda Fuller
4
Birth Year: 1984
Birthplace: Sacramento, California, United States

Amanda Fuller is an American actress best known for her portrayal of Kristin Baxter in the popular sitcom, Last Man Standing. Also known for her skills as a director, Amanda Fuller is credited with helming the Los Angeles production of This is our Youth, a theatrical play written by Kenneth Lonergan.

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Man Ray
(Modernist Artist)
Man Ray
4
Birth Year: 1890
Birthplace: Philadelphia
Died: November 18, 1976

Famous photographer, painter and filmmaker, Man Ray was the sole American who was a significant part of both the Dada and Surrealist movements. Despite his contributions in various artistic mediums, he is best remembered as a photographer who popularised solarisation and Rayographs techniques. He also made films including the Surrealist classic L’Étoile de mer and published his autobiography Self-Portrait.

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G. W. Bailey
9
Birth Year: 1944
Birthplace: Port Arthur, Texas, United States
G.W. Bailey is best known as Luther Rizzo from the series M*A*S*H and as Thaddeus Harris from the Police Academy film franchise. Fans also loved him as Louie Provenza in The Closer and its spinoff series, Major Crimes. He has been associated with charities that help children with cancer.
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Deco
(Retired Professional Football Player and Sports Agent)
Deco
4
Birth Year: 1977
Birthplace: São Bernardo do Campo, State of São Paulo, Brazil
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Sebastian Kurz
(Former Chancellor of Austria (2017 – 2019, 2020 – 2021))
Sebastian Kurz
8
Birth Year: 1986
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Sebastian Kurz has been the Austrian chancellor since January 2020. He held the same position from 2017 to 2019, thus also becoming the youngest chancellor of Austria, at 31. He has also chaired the Austrian People's Party since 2017 and been the foreign affairs minister from 2013 to 2017.
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Vic Mignogna
(Voice Actor Known for His Voice-Over Work in the English Dubs of Japanese Anime Shows)
Vic Mignogna
1
Birth Year: 1962
Birthplace: Greensburg, Pennsylvania, United States

Vic Mignogna is an American musician and voice actor. He is renowned for providing the English dubs for characters from Japanese anime shows and films like Dragon Ball, Ouran High School Host Club, Tsubasa: Reservoir Chronicle, and Digimon Adventure tri. His voice-over work in Fullmetal Alchemist, where he voiced Edward Elric, earned him the American Anime Award in 2007.

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Mark Webber
(Racing driver)
Mark Webber
6
Birth Year: 1976
Birthplace: Queanbeyan, Australia

Mark Webber is an Australian former racing driver. From 2002 to 2013, Webber competed in Formula One, winning the 2010 British Grand Prix. From 2014 to 2016, he competed in the FIA World Endurance Championship, winning the 2015 season for Porsche alongside Timo Bernhard and Brendon Hartley. In 2019, Mark Webber was inducted into the FIA Hall of Fame.

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Hannibal Hamlin
(15th Vice President of the U.S.A)
Hannibal Hamlin
2
Birth Year: 1809
Birthplace: Paris
Died: July 4, 1891

Hannibal Hamlin was an American politician and attorney whose public service career spanned more than five decades. The 15th vice president of the US, Hamlin is often counted among the most influential politicians from the state of Maine. Several places in the US, especially in Maine, have been named in his honor. There are also statues in Hannibal Hamlin's likeness.  

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Alex Lifeson
(Guitarist and Backing Vocalist of the Progressive Rock Band 'Rush')
Alex Lifeson
1
Birth Year: 1953
Birthplace: Fernie, Canada

Alex Lifeson is a Canadian songwriter, musician, and record producer. He co-founded the progressive rock band Rush and serves as its guitarist. He plays electric and acoustic guitars and can also play other string instruments, such as mandola, mandolin, and bouzouki. Besides music, he is a licensed aircraft pilot and an actor. He has appeared in some TV shows. 

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Shibani Dandekar
1
Birth Year: 1981
Birthplace: Pune

Born in Pune, Shibani Dandekar grew up in Australia and Africa, before returning to India, as a model and an anchor. She has hosted shows such as After Hours and also appeared in films such as Sultan. She is also the sister of VJ Anusha Dandekar and the girlfriend of actor Farhan Akhtar.

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Mack Brown
(American football coach)
Mack Brown
1
Birth Year: 1951
Birthplace: Cookeville, Tennessee, United States

Mack Brown is an American college football coach who is currently serving as the head coach for the North Carolina Tar Heels which represents the University of North Carolina. A former head coach for the Texas Longhorns football program, Brown is credited with reinvigorating the Texas and North Carolina football programs. He won the Paul "Bear" Bryant Award in 2006.

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Jim Thome
(Baseball player)
Jim Thome
0
Birth Year: 1970
Birthplace: Peoria, Illinois, United States
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Darren McFadden
(American Football Player)
Darren McFadden
8
Birth Year: 1987
Birthplace: North Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
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Martha Raye
(Actress)
Martha Raye
4
Birth Year: 1916
Birthplace: Butte, Montana, United States
Died: October 19, 1994
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René Higuita
(Former Colombian Football Player Who Played as a Goalkeeper)
René Higuita
4
Birth Year: 1966
Birthplace: Medellín, Colombia

René Higuita is a Colombian retired football player best known for exhibiting a scorpion kick while saving a goal in a friendly against England on 6 September 1995. His high-risk playing style and distinctive hairstyle made him immensely popular around the world. René Higuita is widely regarded as one of the greatest goalkeepers in South American history.

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Menaka
(Actress)
Menaka
1
Birth Year: 1963
Birthplace: Nagercoil, Kanyakumari, India
 35 
Yolanda Adams
(One of the Best-Selling Gospel Artists of All Time)
Yolanda Adams
3
Birth Year: 1961
Birthplace: Houston, Texas, United States

Initially a schoolteacher, four-time Grammy-winning contemporary gospel singer Yolanda Adams rocked the Billboard charts with her debut full-length single Just As I Am. She was also part of the Tony-nominated team that created the original score of the Broadway musical SpongeBob SquarePants. She has also penned a book on Christian life.

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Reece Shearsmith
0
Birth Year: 1969
Birthplace: Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, England
 37 
Zain Asher
(News Anchor, Journalist)
Zain Asher
3
Birth Year: 1983
Birthplace: Balham, London Borough of Wandsworth
 38 
Peter Mensah
1
Birth Year: 1959
Birthplace: Chiraa, Brong Ahafo Region, Ghana
 39 
George Montgomery
(Best Known for His Work in Western Films)
George Montgomery
0
Birth Year: 1916
Birthplace: Brady, Montana, United States
Died: December 12, 2000

George Montgomery was an American actor best remembered for his work in television and Western films. A multi-talented personality, Montgomery was also known as a director, producer, stuntman, writer, sculptor, painter, and furniture craftsman. George Montgomery achieved popularity after singing with 20th Century Fox in 1939; he then went on to become a leading man in Hollywood during the 1940s.

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Luuk de Jong
(Association football player)
Luuk de Jong
5
Birth Year: 1990
Birthplace: Aigle
Stephanie Beard
1
Birth Year: 1981
Birthplace: Cochrane
 42 
Jim Sarbh
(Actor)
Jim Sarbh
0
Birth Year: 1987
Birthplace: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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Jamala
(Singer)
Jamala
10
Birth Year: 1983
Birthplace: Osh, Kyrgyzstan
 44 
Sgt. Slaughter
(Wrestler)
Sgt. Slaughter
4
Birth Year: 1948
Birthplace: Detroit, United States
 45 
Franz Wagner
(Basketball player)
Franz Wagner
4
Birth Year: 2001
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
 46 
Kayla Ewell
(Actress)
Kayla Ewell
0
Birth Year: 1985
Birthplace: Long Beach, California, U.S.
 47 
Alice Coltrane
(Musician)
Alice Coltrane
3
Birth Year: 1937
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States
Died: January 12, 2007
 48 
Lynn Shelton
(Film director)
Lynn Shelton
2
Birth Year: 1965
Birthplace: Oberlin, Ohio, U.S.
Died: May 16, 2020
 49 
Mase
(Musician, Actor, Rapper, Singer, Songwriter)
Mase
4
Birth Year: 1975
Birthplace: Jacksonville
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Lester Young
(Musician)
Lester Young
1
Birth Year: 1909
Birthplace: Woodville, Mississippi, United States
Died: March 15, 1959

Personality Traits & Characteristic of Famous People Born on August 27

Personality
Virgo idealism coupled with a kind, generous and sympathetic spirit is a typical trait for individuals born on August 27. They have a practical attitude towards life and are optimistic and responsible in their own way. August 27th born individuals are great listeners. They dislike injustice and like to be fair and honest in their dealings with others. What makes these individuals a tad different from other Virgo counterparts is being blessed with a strong sense of purpose and direction. This makes August 27th natives naturally perceptive, persuasive and precise. On the whole, August 27th individuals are family oriented and sociable but enjoy their own company too.

Health
Health issues crop up way too frequently for individuals who are born on August 27th. This is because these people are hardly interested in their well being and take everything for granted. Despite eating right, having a balanced diet and enjoying exercise, ill health comes from the fact that August 27th individuals take responsibilities a tad too seriously, thus straining their physical and mental self. Lack of adequate rest and sleep further adds to the woes. Individuals with this birthday should avoid taking caffeinated drink, excess sugar and overly spicy food to maintain good health.

Finance
Financial security and stability come naturally to natives with August 27th birthdays. These people not only are blessed with a good income job but also gain some sort of financial security early in life. Adding to this is the favourable outcome of well-timed investments. Individuals with this birthday are adept at handling money. They do not spend much and rather save for a rainy day.

Career
Individuals with August 27th birthday, do well in almost all types of professions. However, the ideal career choice for such people is in the field of care or social work. Communicative, inquisitive and passionate, they are skilled and talented in these sectors and tend to do well. Most of the times due to lack of self confidence, August 27th individuals refuse to take up a career in an unusual profession which may be connected to their one of the many interests and hobbies.

Relationships, Marriage & Children
Marriage to individuals born on August 27th is sacred. As such, a lot of thinking and consideration goes into it in the early days before making any commitment. A perfect partner for an August 27th born native is one who would easily sway him/her of his/her feet and make the individual go weak in the knees. Since August 27th borns have an idealistic view of romance, they have high expectations in matters of love and romance. However, these people are frightened of falling for someone deeply as they value their independence a lot and fear of losing the same. Since these individuals wear a closely guarded self guard, it takes only the right partner to get deep into their self and bring out their emotional responsive side. However to be one, a person has to be appreciative, loyal and compromising. In matters of children, August 27th born individuals raise their little ones in a way that seems to be inspired from their own upbringing. Though they do the best for their children, these individuals need to learn the art of communication with children to have a healthier relationship.

Lucky Colors: Red, Maroon, Scarlet
Lucky Numbers: 9, 18, 27, 36, 45
Lucky Days (of the week): Monday, Tuesday, Thursday
Lucky Days (of the month): 9, 18, 27