August 8

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Birthdays


Matthew Henson 1866 - Explorer, along with Robert Peary and their Eskimo guide, were the first people to reach the North Pole


Russel Markert 1899


Benny Carter 1907


Sylvia Sidney 1910


Rosetta LeNoire 1911


Dino DeLaurentis 1919


Rory Calhoun 1922


Esther Williams 1923


Jimmy Witherspoon 1923


Webb Pierce 1926


Urbie Green 1926


Richard Anderson 1926


Nita Talbot 1930


Jerry Tarkanian 1930


Mel Tillis 1932


Joe Tex 1933


Frank Howard (MLB) 1936


Dustin Hoffman 1937


Connie Stevens 1938


Phil Balsley (The Statler Brothers) 1939


John David (Dr. Hook) 1942


Larry Wilcox 1944


Keith Carradine 1949


Airrion Love (The Stylistics) 1949


Jamie O'Hara 1950


Randy Shilts 1951


Robin Quivers 1952


Donny Most 1953


Ali Score (A Flock of Seagulls) 1956


Dennis Drew (10,000 Maniacs) 1957


Harry Crosby 1958


Deborah Norville 1958


Chris Foreman (Madness) 1958


Rikki Rockett 1961 - Drummer (Poison)


"The Edge" David Evans 1961 - Musician (U2)


Kool Moe Dee 1962


Mark Wills 1973


Scott Alan Stapp 1973 - Singer (Creed)


Tom Linton (Jimmy Eat World) 1975


JC Chasez ('N Sync) 1976


Drew Lachey (98 Degrees) 1976


Marsha Ambrosius (Floetry) 1977


Countess Vaughn 1978


Odie (from Garfield comic) 1978


Beatrice Elizabeth Mary 1988


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