Awards & Winners

Award Winners

Birthday : August 29

Check all the award winners born on August 29.
BirthDate
Winner
29-August-1991

Virdhawal Khade (India)

Virdhawal Vikram Khade is an Indian swimmer. He competed in the men's 50 m, 100 m and 200 m...
29-August-1989

Heena Sidhu (India)

Heena Sidhu brought up in Patiala, and born on 29 August 1989, in Ludhiana. She is an ace Indian...
29-August-1988

Harry Aikines-Aryeetey (United Kingdom)

Harry Leslie Aikines-Aryeetey is an English sprinter. In 2005 he was named as the BBC Young...
29-August-1986

Phakin Khamwilaisak (Thailand)

Pakin Kumwilaisuk is a singer and actor.
29-August-1986

Lea Michele (United States of America)

Lea Michele Sarfati, known professionally as Lea Michele, is an American actress and singer,...
29-August-1983

Jennifer Landon (United States of America)

Jennifer Landon is an American actress. She is known for her role as Gwen Norbeck Munson on As...
29-August-1981

Pablo Hurtado (Mexico)

Pablo Hurtado is a member of the rock group Camila.
29-August-1981

Émilie Dequenne (Belgium)

Émilie Dequenne is a French-speaking Belgian actress.
29-August-1981

Emily Hampshire (Canada)

Emily Hampshire is a Canadian film and television actress.
29-August-1980

Nicholas Tse (Hong Kong, Canada)

Nicholas Tse a.k.a Tse Ting-fung, Chinese: �霆鋒, is a Hong Kong singer, songwriter, musician,...
29-August-1980

Richa Sharma (India)

Richa Sharma is an Indian film playback singer as well a devotional singer. In 2006, she sang...
29-August-1980

Flex (Panama)

Félix Danilo Gómez, known by his stage names DJ Flex and Nigga, is a Panamanian Latin Grammy...
29-August-1975

Pelle Hvenegaard (Denmark)

Pelle Hvenegaard is a Danish actor and writer, best known for his role in the award-winning film...
29-August-1974

A. J. Calloway (United States of America)

A. J. Calloway is an American television personality, best known for being the first and former...
29-August-1974

Jay Onrait

Jay Michael Onrait is a Canadian television personality and sports anchor. From 2003–2013,...
29-August-1973

Daniel Burman (Argentina, Poland)

Daniel Burman is an Argentine film director, screenplay writer, and producer. According to film...
29-August-1972

Amanda Marshall (Canada)

Amanda Meta Marshall is a Canadian pop-rock singer.
29-August-1972

Sara Stridsberg (Sweden)

Sara Stridsberg is a Swedish author and translator. Her first fiction novel, Happy Sally was...
29-August-1972

Bae Yong-joon (South Korea)

Bae Yong-joon, is a South Korean actor best known for his roles in numerous television dramas...
29-August-1970

Katie Grinnan (United States of America)

Katie Grinnan is a 2006 Guggenheim Fellow in Creative Arts.
29-August-1969

Michael Stefano (United States of America)

Michael Stefano is a pornographic actor and director. Before entering pornography, Michael held...
29-August-1969

Bill Granger (Australia)

Bill Granger is a self-taught cook, restaurateur and food writer, based in his native Australia...
29-August-1968

Ricky Memphis (Italy)

Ricky Memphis is an Italian television and film actor. He is best known for his interpretation...
29-August-1965

Seán Cullen (Canada)

Seán Cullen is a Canadian comedian and author. He is known for combining improvisation with...
29-August-1965

Frances Ruffelle (United Kingdom)

Frances Ruffelle is an English musical theatre actress and recording artist. She won a Tony...
29-August-1965

Dina Spybey (United States of America)

Dina Waters is an actress.
29-August-1964

Lisy Christl (Germany)

Lisy Christl is a German costume designer. Christl started working as a costume designer in...
29-August-1962

Ian James Corlett (Canada)

Ian James Corlett is a Canadian animation voice actor, screenwriter, television producer and...
29-August-1962

Ricardo Llorca (Spain)

Ricardo Llorca is a Spanish-born composer of classical music and opera. A member of the...
29-August-1962

Zainab Bahrani (Iraq, United States of America)

Zainab Bahrani is an Iraqi professor of Ancient Near Eastern Art and Archaeology at Columbia...
29-August-1961

Rodney McCray (United States of America)

Rodney Earl McCray is a retired American basketball player. A 6'7" small forward, he spent ten...
29-August-1960

Todd English (United States of America)

William Todd English is a celebrity chef, restaurateur, author, entrepreneur, and television...
29-August-1959

Chris Hadfield (Canada)

Chris Austin Hadfield OOnt CD is a retired Canadian astronaut who was the first Canadian to walk...
29-August-1959

Nagarjuna (India)

Nagarjuna Akkineni is an Indian film actor and producer who works primarily in the Telugu...
29-August-1959

Eddi Reader (Scotland)

Eddi Reader MBE is a Scottish singer-songwriter, known both for her work with Fairground...
29-August-1959

Rebecca De Mornay (United States of America)

Rebecca De Mornay is an American film and television actress. Her breakthrough film role came in...
29-August-1958

Michael Jackson (United States of America)

Michael Joseph Jackson (August 29, 1958 – June 25, 2009) was an American recording artist,...
29-August-1958

Mick Harvey (Australia)

Michael John Harvey is an Australian rock musician, singer-songwriter, composer, arranger and...
29-August-1957

Jerry Bailey (United States of America)

Jerry D. Bailey is a retired American Hall of Fame jockey. He began his racing career in...
29-August-1957

Grzegorz Ciechowski (Poland)

Grzegorz Ciechowski was a Polish rock musician and film music composer. Ciechowski was the...
29-August-1956

Mark Morris (United States of America)

Mark Morris is a theater director.
29-August-1953

Nancy Holder (United States of America)

Nancy Holder is an American writer and the author of several novels, including numerous tie-in...
29-August-1952

Don Schlitz (United States of America)

Donald Alan "Don" Schlitz, Jr. is a country music songwriter. For his songwriting efforts,...
29-August-1952

Todd Hallowell (United States of America)

Todd Hallowell is an American film producer. His credits include The Da Vinci Code, Cinderella...
29-August-1952

Ben Harney (United States of America)

Ben Harney is an African American actor and dancer who was active in his career between 1972 and...
29-August-1952

Karen Hesse (United States of America)

Karen Hesse is an American author of children's literature and literature for young adults,...
29-August-1951

Tracy Huang (Taiwan)

Tracy Huang is a singer.
29-August-1949

John A. Agnew (England, United States of America)

John A. Agnew is a prominent British-American political geographer. Agnew was educated at the...
29-August-1948

Robert S. Langer (United States of America)

Robert Samuel Langer, Jr. is an American engineer, scientist, entrepreneur, inventor and the...
29-August-1947

Rosemary Sullivan (Canada)

Rosemary Sullivan is a Canadian poet, biographer, and anthologist. Sullivan was born in the...
29-August-1946

Lindy Davies (Australia)

Lindy Davies is an Australian actress, director and drama teacher. She is best known for her...
29-August-1946

Robert Weinberg (United States of America)

Robert Weinberg is an American author. His work spans several genres including non-fiction,...
29-August-1946

Leah Laiman (Israel, United States of America)

Leah Laiman is an American soap opera writer and romance novelist.
29-August-1946

Malcolm Kemp (New Zealand)

Malcolm Kemp was a television producer.
29-August-1945

John L. Anderson (United States of America)

John Leonard Anderson. is an American professor of chemical engineering, who is currently...
29-August-1944

Timothy Ferris (United States of America)

Timothy Ferris is a science writer and the best-selling author of twelve books, including The...
29-August-1943

Fred Sandback (United States of America)

Fred Sandback was a minimalist conceptual-based sculptor known for his yarn sculptures,...
29-August-1943

Peter von Bagh (Finland)

Kari Peter Conrad von Bagh is a Finnish film historian and director. Von Bagh has worked as the...
29-August-1943

Edu Lôbo (Brazil)

Eduardo de Góes "Edu" Lobo is a Brazilian singer, guitarist, and composer. He achieved fame in...
29-August-1943

Mohamed Amin

Mohamed "Mo" Amin was a Kenyan photojournalist noted for his pictures and videotapes of the...
29-August-1942

Gillian Rubinstein (Australia)

Gillian Rubinstein is an English-born children's author and playwright. Born in Potten End,...
29-August-1942

James Glennon (United States of America)

James Glennon, ASC was an American cinematographer who started off working in the Warner Bros...
29-August-1942

David Woodward (United States of America)

David Woodward was an English-born American historian of cartography and cartographer.
29-August-1941

Carl Nafzger

Carl A. Nafzger is an American Hall of Fame horse trainer. Before he was involved in horseracing...
29-August-1940

James Brady (United States of America)

James Scott "Jim" Brady is a former Assistant to the President and White House Press Secretary...
29-August-1939

Jack R. Thornell (United States of America)

Jack R. Thornell is a Pulitzer-prize winning photographer.
29-August-1939

William Fulton (United States of America)

William Edgar Fulton is an American mathematician, specializing in algebraic geometry. He...
29-August-1938

Sylvia Molloy (Argentina)

Sylvia Molloy is a 1986 Gugenheim Fellow in Humanities.
29-August-1937

James Florio (United States of America)

James Joseph "Jim" Florio is a Democratic politician who served as the 49th Governor of New...
29-August-1936

Richard Haas (United States of America)

Richard John Haas is an American muralist who is best known for architectural murals and his use...
29-August-1935

William Friedkin (United States of America)

William Friedkin is an American film director, producer and screenwriter best known for...
29-August-1932

Rodolfo Stavenhagen (Mexico)

Rodolfo Stavenhagen is a Mexican sociologist. He is a professor-researcher at El Colegio de...
29-August-1930

Justin Whitlock Dart, Jr. (United States of America)

Justin Whitlock Dart, Jr. was an American activist and advocate for people with disabilities. He...
29-August-1929

Albertina Walker (United States of America)

Albertina Walker was an American gospel singer, song writer, actress, and humanitarian. She was...
29-August-1929

Thom Gunn (United States of America, United Kingdom)

Thom Gunn, born Thomson William Gunn, was an Anglo-American poet who was praised both for his...
29-August-1927

Marion Williams (United States of America)

Marion Williams was an American gospel singer.
29-August-1927

George H. Borts (United States of America)

George H. Borts is a 1975 Guggenheim Fellow in Social Sciences.
29-August-1926

Betty Lynn (United States of America)

Betty Lynn is an American actress. She is best known for having played Thelma Lou in The Andy...
29-August-1926

Rene Depestre (France, Haiti)

René Depestre was born in Jacmel (Haiti) in 1926. His first collection of poems Étincelles...
29-August-1925

Max Evans (United States of America)

Max Evans is an award winning author.
29-August-1924

María Dolores Pradera (Spain)

María Dolores Fernández Pradera is a Spanish melodic singer and actress, and one of the most...
29-August-1923

Lester Trimble (United States of America)

Lester Albert Trimble was an American music critic and composer of contemporary classical...
29-August-1923

Richard Attenborough (United Kingdom)

Richard Samuel Attenborough, Baron Attenborough, CBE is an English actor, film director,...
29-August-1922

John Edward Williams (United States of America)

John Williams is a 1985 Guggenheim fellow in Creative Arts.
29-August-1920

Paul Griminger (United States of America)

Paul Griminger is a 1964 Guggenheim Fellow in Natural Sciences.
29-August-1920

George Jay Nicholson (Mexico)

George Jay Nicholson was a television and film editor.
29-August-1920

Charlie Parker (United States of America)

Charlie Parker appeared in the 2012 documentary film The Imposter.
29-August-1919

Ernest H. Martin (United States of America)

Ernest H. Martin was a film producer.
29-August-1918

Charles Alexander McDowell

Charles Alexander McDowell is a 1984 Guggenheim Fellow in Natural Sciences.
29-August-1917

Isabel Sanford (United States of America)

Isabel Sanford was an American stage, film and television actress best known for her role as...
29-August-1916

Luther Davis (United States of America)

Luther Davis was an American play- and screenwriter. He attended Culver Academies, received a BA...
29-August-1915

Ingrid Bergman (Sweden)

Ingrid Bergman Born Ingrid Milene Markovna was a Swedish actress who starred in a variety of...
29-August-1914

Robert Herman (United States of America)

Robert Herman was a United States scientist, best known for his work with Ralph Alpher in...
29-August-1914

Arvid Griffen (United States of America)

Arvid Griffen is a film producer.
29-August-1913

Sylvia Fine (United States of America)

Sylvia Fine was an American lyricist, composer, producer and the wife of the comedian Danny...
29-August-1913

Irving Rouse (United States of America)

Irving Rouse is a 1963 Guggenheim Fellow in Social Sciences.
29-August-1912

Wolfgang Suschitzky (Austria)

Wolfgang Suschitzky, BSC, is a photographer and cinematographer perhaps best known for his...
29-August-1911

John Charnley (United Kingdom)

Sir John Charnley FRS was a British orthopaedic surgeon. He pioneered the hip replacement...
29-August-1910

Elven Webb (United Kingdom, United States of America)

Elven Webb was an American art director. He won an Academy Award and was nominated for another...
29-August-1907

Philip Kolb (United States of America)

Philip Kolb was a 1975 Guggenheim Fellow in Humanities.
29-August-1905

Lan Adomian (Russia)

Lan Adomian is a film score composer.
29-August-1905

James E. Newcom (United States of America)

James E. Newcom was a film editor.
29-August-1904

Werner Forssmann (Germany)

Werner Theodor Otto Forßmann was a physician from Germany who shared the 1956 Nobel Prize in...
29-August-1904

John Hoffman (Hungary)

John Hoffman, was a masterful editor of montage sequences for several Hollywood studio...
29-August-1901

Milton Brooks (United States of America)

Milton E. "Pete" Brooks was the winner of the first Pulitzer Prize for photography in 1942.
29-August-1899

George V. Denny, Jr. (United States of America)

George V. Denny Jr. who was the Executive Director of  the League for Political Education and...
29-August-1899

Lyman Lemnitzer (United States of America)

Lyman Louis Lemnitzer was a United States Army general, who served as Chairman of the Joint...
29-August-1898

Preston Sturges (United States of America)

Preston Sturges was an American playwright, screenwriter, and film director. In 1941, he won the...
29-August-1893

Paul Y. Anderson (United States of America)

Paul Y. Anderson was an American journalist. He was a pioneering muckraker and played a role in...
29-August-1891

Marquis James (United States of America)

Marquis James was an American journalist and author, twice awarded the Pulitzer Prize for his...
29-August-1891

Joyce Hall (United States of America)

Joyce Clyde Hall, an American businessman, was the founder of Hallmark Cards.
29-August-1886

George Prowse (United Kingdom)

Chief Petty Officer George Henry Prowse VC, DCM was a British recipient of the Victoria Cross,...
29-August-1879

Elsie Singmaster (United States of America)

Elsie Singmaster is a writer.
29-August-1876

Charles F. Kettering (United States of America)

Charles Franklin Kettering was an American inventor, engineer, businessman, and the holder of...
29-August-1861

Byron G. Harlan (United States of America)

Byron G. Harlan was an American singer from Kansas, a comic minstrel singer and balladeer who...
29-August-1845

Gonville Bromhead (United Kingdom)

Major Gonville Bromhead VC was a British Army officer and recipient of the Victoria Cross, the...