Famous People Born On August 7th

People with their birthday on August 7th have unique personality traits and characteristic features. They are dignified, analytical and perceptive and have a keen understanding of situations, people and places. August 7th natives display a charismatic confidence in their demeanor and are kind, considerate and generous in nature. They are emotionally sensitive and take to heart other people’s distress and agony. As such, it is best advised for these people to resort to their spiritual insight to help themselves and others. Often these people lose track and deter from their aims and goals. However, it is recommended that they should not stray away from their aspiration and not waste their precious talent either. Being honest and acting fair would bring August 7th people positive results in life.

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

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 1 
Charlize Theron
(The First South African to Win an Oscar in Acting)

Charlize Theron
73
Birth Year: 1975
Birthplace: Benoni, South Africa

Charlize Theron is a former model and was an aspiring ballerina whose career came to a halt after a knee injury. However, an unexpected encounter brought her in the world of acting and she went on achieve tremendous success including winning an Academy Award and a Golden Globe Award. She is currently one of the world's highest-paid actresses.

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Mike Trout
(Baseball Player)

Mike Trout
13
Birth Year: 1991
Birthplace: Vineland, New Jersey, United States

Mike Trout is an American baseball player. An eight-time MLB All-Star, Mike Trout is widely regarded as one of the best Major League Baseball (MLB) players of the current generation and one of the best young players in baseball history. He is also one of the most popular American sportsmen, with endorsement deals worth $2.5 million in his kitty

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Elizabeth Báthory
(Countess, Serial Killer)

Elizabeth Báthory
17
Birth Year: 1560
Birthplace: Nyírbátor, Hungary
Died: August 21, 1614
Known as The Blood Countess and Countess Dracula, Elizabeth Báthory was a Hungarian noblewoman who was accused of killing at least 650 young women from 1590 to 1610. She was also accused of cannibalism and bathing in the blood of her victims. She evaded punishment and died in house arrest.

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Sidney Crosby
(Ice Hockey Player)

Sidney Crosby
13
Birth Year: 1987
Birthplace: Cole Harbour, Nova Scotia, Canada

Canadian professional ice hockey player Sidney Crosby is the captain of the Pittsburgh Penguins of the National Hockey League (NHL). Widely regarded as one of the greatest hockey players of all time, he made his professional debut in 2005. Immediately rising to stardom, he has continued to impress the audience with his powerful gameplay.

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DeMar DeRozan
(Basketball player)

DeMar DeRozan
10
Birth Year: 1989
Birthplace: Compton, California, United States

DeMar DeRozan is an American basketball player who currently plays for the San Antonio Spurs of the NBA. A four-time NBA All-Star, DeRozan has also been an important member of the United States national team, helping the team win gold medals at the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup and the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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Taissa Farmiga
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Birth Year: 1994
Birthplace: Readington Township, New Jersey, United States

Taissa Farmiga is an American actress whose performance in horror TV series like American Horror Story earned her a reputation as a scream queen of the current generation. She is also credited with bringing the famous character Raven to life with her impressive voice-acting skills.

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Michael Shannon
10
Birth Year: 1974
Birthplace: Lexington, Kentucky, United States

American actor Michael Shannon was born into a family of academicians and then decided not to follow in the footsteps of his parents due to his passion for acting. Also a musician, Michael Shannon is credited with forming an indie rock band called Corporal.

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Mata Hari
(Exotic dancer & Spy)

Mata Hari
8
Birth Year: 1876
Birthplace: Leeuwarden, Netherlands
Died: October 15, 1917
Mata Hari was a Dutch courtesan and exotic dancer, charged with spying for Germany during World War I. She was executed by a firing squad in France, and her head was preserved in a museum, but later went missing. The “femme fatale” has been immortalized in many films and books.

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David Duchovny
8
Birth Year: 1960
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States

David Duchovny is best known for his Golden Globe-winning roles of FBI Agent Fox Mulder in the sci-fi series The X-Files and Hank Moody in Californication. He is an environment enthusiast and advocates for the use of electric cars. He has released music albums, written books, and recorded audiobooks.

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Patrick Bouvier Kennedy
(John F. Kennedy's Son)

Patrick Bouvier Kennedy
15
Birth Year: 1963
Birthplace: Bourne, Massachusetts, United States
Died: August 9, 1963

Patrick Bouvier Kennedy, born in August 1963, was the infant son of U.S. president John F. Kennedy and First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy, who died just a little over 39 hours after his birth. Patrick was born prematurely, with hyaline membrane disease (HMD), now known as infant respiratory distress syndrome (IRDS).

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Kyler Murray
(American football player)

Kyler Murray
9
Birth Year: 1997
Birthplace: Bedford, Texas, United States

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Wayne Knight
3
Birth Year: 1955
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Wayne Knight is best known as Newman from the sitcom Seinfield and has also been noticed for his roles in the films Jurassic Park and Space Jam. He has voiced countless animated characters, most notably Al McWhiggin from Toy Story 2 and Emperor Zurg from Buzz Lightyear of Star Command

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Jalen Hurts
(American football player)

Jalen Hurts
10
Birth Year: 1998
Birthplace: Houston, Texas, United States

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Francesca Eastwood
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Birth Year: 1993
Birthplace: Redding, California, United States
Francesca Eastwood, daughter of legendary actor Clint Eastwood and Frances Fisher, is best known for her appearance on the reality show Mrs. Eastwood & Company, which revolved around her family. She has also appeared in Jersey Boys, a film directed and produced by her father, among other screen projects.

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Diane Downs
(Criminal)

Diane Downs
7
Birth Year: 1955
Birthplace: Phoenix, Arizona, United States
Diane Downs killed her own daughter in 1983. She also tried killing her other children and then made up a story about how a man had tried carjacking her and had shot her children. She was sentenced to life plus 50 years but is eligible for parole at age 65. 

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Bruce Dickinson
(Lead Singer of the Heavy Metal Band 'Iron Maiden')

Bruce Dickinson
3
Birth Year: 1958
Birthplace: Worksop, Nottinghamshire, England

Bruce Dickinson is an English singer-songwriter best known for his association with the heavy metal band, Iron Maiden. An important member and lead singer of the band since 1981, Dickinson is famous for his energetic stage presence and wide-ranging operatic vocal style. Also an aircraft enthusiast, Dickinson is credited with creating Cardiff Aviation, a pilot training and aircraft maintenance company.

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Maggie Wheeler
5
Birth Year: 1961
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States

Maggie Wheeler is best known as Janice, Chandler’s girlfriend, from the iconic sitcom Friends. She was also popular as Linda in Everybody Loves Raymond and as Anita Warrell in Ellen. She also voiced Steelheart in the series Silverhawks and appeared in movies such as The Parent Trap.

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Jimmy Wales
(Co-founder of Wikipedia)

Jimmy Wales
3
Birth Year: 1966
Birthplace: Huntsville, Alabama, United States
Internet entrepreneur Jimmy Wales is widely known as the co-founder of the not-for-profit online encyclopedia Wikipedia, though he has claimed to be its sole founder. Wikipedia had its roots in Nupedia, a free encyclopedia that was funded by Wales’s portal Bomis. Wales also co-founded Wikia, or Fandom, a web-hosting service.

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Robert Mueller
(Director of FBI (2001-2013))

Robert Mueller
10
Birth Year: 1944
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Republican attorney Robert Mueller served as the sixth and the second-longest-serving FBI director, from 2001 to 2013. He was also the special counsel for the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. elections. His service in the Vietnam War earned him the Purple Heart Medal and the Bronze Star.

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B. J. Thomas
(Singer)

B. J. Thomas
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Birth Year: 1942
Birthplace: Hugo, Oklahoma, United States
Died: May 29, 2021

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James Randi
(Stage magician)

James Randi
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Birth Year: 1928
Birthplace: Toronto, Canada
Died: October 20, 2020

World renowned stage magician James Randi, better known by his stage name, The Amazing Randi, had been drawn to magic while recovering from a bicycle accident. He later dropped out of high school to become a road magician. He is also fond of debunking theories of paranormal activity.

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Harold Perrineau
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Birth Year: 1963
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States

Harold Perrineau is an American actor known for playing important roles in popular films, such as The Matrix franchise and Romeo + Juliet. For his portrayal of Thomas Cole in the 1995 independent film Smoke, Harold Perrineau received the Independent Spirit Award nomination under the Best Supporting Male category.

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Billie Burke
(Actress)

Billie Burke
2
Birth Year: 1884
Birthplace: Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Died: May 14, 1970

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Brit Marling
(Actress)

Brit Marling
4
Birth Year: 1982
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, USA

 25 
Tobin Bell
(Actor)

Tobin Bell
1
Birth Year: 1942
Birthplace: Queens, New York City, New York, USA

 26 
Edgar the Peaceful
(King of England)

Edgar the Peaceful
1
Birth Year: 0942
Birthplace: Wessex
Died: July 8, 0975

Edgar the Peaceful reigned as the King of the English for more than 17 years. His reign was noted for its stability as he consolidated his predecessors' work. His coronation at Bath in 973, which was the pinnacle of his reign, forms the basis for the present-day coronation ceremony.

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M. S. Swaminathan
(Agricultural Scientist)

M. S. Swaminathan
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Birth Year: 1925
Birthplace: Kumbakonam, India

Ramon Magsaysay Award-winning geneticist M. S. Swaminathan is best known for his contribution to the Indian Green Revolution. Featured on Time, he introduced high-yielding varieties of wheat and rice seedlings to Indian farmers. He is also known for his administrative work as part of the Indian civil services.

Garrison Keillor
4
Birth Year: 1942
Birthplace: Anoka, Minnesota

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Anikka Albrite
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Birth Year: 1988
Birthplace: Denver, Colorado, USA

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Jordan Cameron
(Americam Football Tight End)

Jordan Cameron
2
Birth Year: 1988
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States

Jordan Cameron is a former American football player who represented The Cleveland Browns and The Miami Dolphins at the National Football League. Although he started playing basketball at Brigham Young University, Cameron decided to go back to his first love football after redshirting his freshman year. He then went on to sign a $15 million deal with the Miami Dolphins.

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Carl Switzer
(Actor, Singer)

Carl Switzer
1
Birth Year: 1927
Birthplace: Paris, Illinois, United States
Died: January 21, 1959

 32 
Lee Corso
(Sports coach)

Lee Corso
2
Birth Year: 1935
Birthplace: Lake Mary, Florida, USA

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Brett Gray
(Actor, Singer)

Brett Gray
4
Birth Year: 1996
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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Eric Johnson
2
Birth Year: 1979
Birthplace: Edmonton, Canada

 35 
Domino Harvey
(Bounty hunter)

Domino Harvey
3
Birth Year: 1969
Birthplace: Hammersmith, London, England
Died: June 27, 2005

 36 
Muḥammad Shah
(Mughal emperor)

Muḥammad Shah
4
Birth Year: 1702
Birthplace: Ghaznī, Afghanistan
Died: April 6, 1748

 37 
Fedmyster
(Twitch Streamer and YouTuber Known for His Gaming and IRL Live Streams on Twitch)

Fedmyster
8
Birth Year: 1995
Birthplace: Granada Hills, California, United States

Fedmyster is an American YouTube personality and Twitch streamer. One of the most controversial Twitch streamers, Fedmyster has been banned by Twitch on many occasions. He has also been accused of sexual misconduct by fellow Twitch streamers and social media influencers. These accusations were termed by the media as the #MeToo moment of the gaming world.

 38 
Constantius II
(Roman ruler)

Constantius II
2
Birth Year: 0317
Birthplace: Sirmium
Died: November 3, 0361

 39 
Megan Gale
(Model who became the host of Project Runway Australia in 2011)

Megan Gale
1
Birth Year: 1975
Birthplace: Perth, Australia

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Nathanael Greene
(Major general of the Continental Army in the American Revolutionary War)

Nathanael Greene
5
Birth Year: 1742
Birthplace: Potowomut, Rhode Island, United States
Died: June 19, 1786

 41 
Don Larsen
(Baseball player)

Don Larsen
1
Birth Year: 1929
Birthplace: Michigan City, Indiana, United States
Died: January 1, 2020

 42 
Nicholas Ray
(Director)

Nicholas Ray
4
Birth Year: 1911
Birthplace: Galesville, Wisconsin, USA
Died: June 16, 1979

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Hans Matheson
0
Birth Year: 1975
Birthplace: Stornoway, Scotland

A shy kid, Hans Matheson hated school and, on the insistence of his mother, joined a drama school. The Scottish actor is best known for his roles in Doctor Zhivago, Sherlock Holmes, and Tess of the D'Urbervilles. He loves playing the guitar, harmonica, and violin, and often travels by train.

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Ralph Bunche
(Political Scientist)

Ralph Bunche
1
Birth Year: 1904
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States
Died: December 9, 1971

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Alan Page
(Jurist)

Alan Page
2
Birth Year: 1945
Birthplace: Canton, Ohio, USA

 46 
Carlos Vives
(Singer)

Carlos Vives
1
Birth Year: 1961
Birthplace: Santa Marta, Departamento del Magdalena, Colombia

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Ramon Estevez
3
Birth Year: 1963
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA

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Caetano Veloso
(Recording legend who became known for his role in the Brazilian artistic movement of the late 1960s)

Caetano Veloso
0
Birth Year: 1942
Birthplace: Santo Amaro, Bahia, Brazil

Caetano Veloso is a Brazilian singer, guitarist, composer, political activist, and writer. Since his involvement in a musical movement called Tropicalismo in the 1960s, Veloso has remained a creative influence in Brazil. One of the best-selling performing artists of his generation, Caetano Veloso has received two Grammy Awards and nine Latin Grammy Awards so far in his illustrious career.

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Alexei Sayle
(Actor, Stand-up comedian, Television presenter)

Alexei Sayle
0
Birth Year: 1952
Birthplace: Anfield, Liverpool, England

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John Glover
4
Birth Year: 1944
Birthplace: Kingston, New York, U.S.

Personality Traits & Characteristic of Famous People Born on August 7

Personality
Individuals sharing August 7th as their birthdate come under the influence of both the Sun and the Neptune. While pride and confidence comes naturally to such people, they are endowed with an especially intuitive mind. To add to this, they have brilliant imagination power and an artistic talent. These people are quite generous and caring in their dealings and have an in-built helpful nature. However, these people are also known to be impatient and can get materialistic too. Nevertheless, they are quite the social beings with charismatic self. What is interesting to note is that individuals born on this date have a deep sense of self-worth but due to their sensitive nature, they get distressed or distracted easily.

Health
The health of those born on August 7th is usually robust with a strong physique. However, since these people are emotionally sensitive, they are prone to stress and tension. The stress also comes from the fact that these people take a lot of responsibilities. Rest is important for such people. August 7th borns should follow a regular healthy diet and indulge in exercises to remain healthy and proper.

Finance
Individuals with this birthday do not have problem earning money but it is the handling of money which is difficult for these people. Hiring a professional for handling finances is a good option for those born on this date. August 7th borns should seriously consider taking up their hobby as an extra income generating source.

Career
Zeroing upon a suitable career option is difficult for those born on August 7th as they need to be engaged in a vocation where they are constantly appreciated and applauded for their work. As such, finding the perfect job becomes a task indeed for such people. Also, they are mostly choosy about the kind of profession they want to select due to the need to feel valued and supportive. Ideally, career in writing, photography, acting, music, dancing and modelling are a great choice. Work involving irregular working hours is not favourable for those born on this date.

Relationships, Marriage & Children
Relationship for an individual born on August 7th is sacred. These people are open about their feelings and passionate towards their partner. August 7th natives lay much importance and emphasis on physical and mental rapport while committing to a relationship. Healthy communication between the two people involved is also vital for such people. Once committed, they are true to their partner and utmost loyal. These individuals want space and personal independence when in a relationship however, if their partner demands the same, they get possessive and demanding. When it comes to parenting, August 7th born people are understanding and would encourage their children to indulge in their own uniqueness and special talents.

Lucky Colors: Cream, White, Green
Lucky Numbers: 2, 11, 20, 29, 38, 47, 56
Lucky Days (of the week): Monday, Thursday, Sunday
Lucky Days (of the month): 2, 11, 12, 20