British Celebrities Born In August

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 1 
Dua Lipa
(Singer-Songwriter)
Dua Lipa
200
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: August 22, 1995
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: London, England
 2 
Andrew Garfield
74
Birthdate: August 20, 1983
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
 3 
David Walliams
(Comedian)
David Walliams
55
Birthdate: August 20, 1971
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Wimbledon, London, England
 4 
Rupert Grint
26
Birthdate: August 24, 1988
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Harlow, Essex, England
 5 
Liam Payne
(Singer-Songwriter and a Member of the British Boy Band ‘One Direction’)
Liam Payne
28
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: August 29, 1993
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Wolverhampton, West Midlands, England
 6 
Cara Delevingne
(Model, Actress)
Cara Delevingne
90
Birthdate: August 12, 1992
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Hammersmith, London, England
 7 
Alfred Hitchcock
(One of the Most Influential Filmmakers of All Time)
Alfred Hitchcock
22
Birthdate: August 13, 1899
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Leytonstone, London, England
Died: April 29, 1980
 8 
Alan Walker
(Music Producer and DJ Best Known for His 2015 Single ‘Faded’)
Alan Walker
73
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: August 24, 1997
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Northampton, England
 9 
Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon
( Queen of the United Kingdom From 1936 to 1952)
Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon
44
Birthdate: August 4, 1900
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Hitchin, London
Died: March 30, 2002
 10 
Robert Plant
(Lead Singer and Lyricist of the English Rock Band 'Led Zeppelin')
Robert Plant
31
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: August 20, 1948
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: West Bromwich, England, United Kingdom
 11 
James Corden
(Comedian, Actor & Television Host Best Known as the Host of 'The Late Late Show with James Corden')
James Corden
52
Birthdate: August 22, 1978
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: London, England, United Kingdom
 12 
John Locke
(Philosopher)
John Locke
23
Birthdate: August 29, 1632
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Wrington, Somerset, England
Died: October 28, 1704
 13 
John Deacon
(Musician)
John Deacon
16
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: August 19, 1951
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Oadby, United Kingdom
 14 
Mary Shelley
(British Author Best Known for Her Gothic Novel ‘Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus’)
Mary Shelley
15
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: August 30, 1797
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Somers Town, London, England
Died: February 1, 1851
 15 
Charli XCX
(Singer and Songwriter Known for Her Hit Singles ‘I Love It’ and ‘Boom Clap’)
Charli XCX
35
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: August 2, 1992
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Cambridge, England, United Kingdom
 16 
Ben Barnes
(Actor)
Ben Barnes
15
Birthdate: August 20, 1981
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: London
 17 
Helen McCrory
(Actress)
Helen McCrory
31
Birthdate: August 17, 1968
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Paddington, London, England
Died: April 16, 2021
Richard Attenborough
18
Birthdate: August 29, 1923
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Cambridge, England
Died: August 24, 2014
 19 
Kim Cattrall
(British and Canadian Actress Known for Her Role as ‘Samantha Jones’ in the Series ‘Sex and the City’)
Kim Cattrall
27
Birthdate: August 21, 1956
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Liverpool, England, United Kingdom
 20 
Tyson Fury
(British Professional Boxer and Two-Time World Heavyweight Champion)
Tyson Fury
55
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 12, 1988
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Wythenshawe, Manchester, England
 21 
Mark Strong
7
Birthdate: August 5, 1963
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: London, England
 22 
Keith Moon
(Drummer)
Keith Moon
14
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: August 23, 1946
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Wembley, England
Died: September 7, 1978
 23 
Paige
(Youngest WWE Divas Champion)
Paige
24
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 17, 1992
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Norwich, Norfolk, England
 24 
Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon
(Sibling of Queen Elizabeth II)
Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon
52
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: August 21, 1930
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Glamis, Scotland
Died: February 9, 2002
 25 
Joseph Merrick
(Elephant Man)
Joseph Merrick
9
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: August 5, 1862
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Leicester
Died: April 11, 1890
 26 
Catherine Bell
(Actress Known for Her Roles in the TV Series 'JAG', 'Army Wives' and 'The Good Witch')
Catherine Bell
13
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: August 14, 1968
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: London, England
 27 
Peter O'Toole
(Stage and Film Actor)
Peter O'Toole
15
Birthdate: August 2, 1932
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Leeds, England
Died: December 14, 2013
 28 
T. E. Lawrence
(Archaeologist & Army Officer Known for His Legendary War Activities in the Middle East During World War I)
T. E. Lawrence
9
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: August 16, 1888
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Tremadog, Carnarvonshire, Wales
Died: May 19, 1935
 29 
Geri Halliwell
18
Birthdate: August 6, 1972
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Watford
 30 
Van Morrison
(Singer)
Van Morrison
18
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: August 31, 1945
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Bloomfield, Belfast, Northern Ireland
Christopher Robin Milne
4
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: August 21, 1920
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Chelsea, London, United Kingdom
Died: April 20, 1996
 32 
P B Shelley
(One of the Epic Poets of the 19th Century)
P B Shelley
15
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: August 4, 1792
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Warnham, United Kingdom
Died: July 8, 1822
 33 
Mark Knopfler
(Former lead guitarist, singer and songwriter of the rock band Dire Straits)
Mark Knopfler
4
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: August 12, 1949
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Glasgow, Scotland
 34 
Catherine Parr
(Queen of England & Ireland)
Catherine Parr
6
Birthdate: 1512
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: London
Died: September 7, 1548
 35 
Enid Blyton
(Best Selling Children's Writer of the 20th Century Known for Her Works 'Malory Towers' & 'The Famous Five')
Enid Blyton
6
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: August 11, 1897
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: East Dulwich, London, England
Died: November 28, 1968
 36 
Sarah Brightman
(Soprano Singer)
Sarah Brightman
4
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: August 14, 1960
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire, England
 37 
Albert, Prince Consort
(Prince Consort of Queen Victoria of Great Britain (1840 - 1861))
Albert, Prince Consort
5
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: August 26, 1819
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Schloss Schloss Rosenau, Coburg, Rödental, Germany
Died: December 14, 1861
 38 
Ted Hughes
(Poet and Children's Writer)
Ted Hughes
26
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: August 17, 1930
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Mytholmroyd
Died: October 28, 1998
 39 
Hannah Simone
(Actress and Model Known for Her Role as ‘Cece’ on the Fox Comedy Series ‘New Girl’)
Hannah Simone
5
Birthdate: August 3, 1980
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: London, England
 40 
Suranne Jones
(Actress and Producer Known for Her Role as ‘Karen McDonald’ in ‘Coronation Street’)
Suranne Jones
7
Birthdate: August 27, 1978
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Chadderton, Greater Manchester, England
 41 
Florence Welch
(Lead Vocalist & Primary Songwriter of the Indie Rock Band 'Florence and the Machine')
Florence Welch
6
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: August 28, 1986
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Camberwell, London, United Kingdom
 42 
Ernest Rutherford
(New Zealand Physicist Who is Known as the Father of Nuclear Physics)
Ernest Rutherford
25
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: August 30, 1871
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Brightwater, New Zealand
Died: October 19, 1937
 43 
Alan Shearer
(Football Player)
Alan Shearer
16
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 13, 1970
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Gosforth, England
Elvis Costello
6
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: August 25, 1954
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Paddington, London, England
 45 
William Wilberforce
(Abolitionist)
William Wilberforce
3
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: August 24, 1759
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Kingston upon Hull
Died: July 29, 1833
 46 
James Hunt
(Racing driver)
James Hunt
10
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 29, 1947
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Belmont, Surrey, England,
Died: June 15, 1993
 47 
Joe Strummer
(Singer, Guitarist)
Joe Strummer
6
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: August 21, 1952
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Ankara, Turkey
Died: December 22, 2002
Alfred Lord Tennyson
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: August 6, 1809
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Somersby, Lincolnshire, England
Died: October 6, 1892
 49 
Bruce Dickinson
(Lead Singer of the Heavy Metal Band 'Iron Maiden')
Bruce Dickinson
3
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: August 7, 1958
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Worksop, Nottinghamshire, England
 50 
Jared Harris
(Actor, film actor)
Jared Harris
8
Birthdate: August 24, 1961
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: London