Awards & Winners

Award Winners

Birthday : August 6

Check all the award winners born on August 6.
BirthDate
Winner
06-August-1989

Sara Khan (India)

Sara Khan is an Indian model and actress. She won the Miss Madhya Pradesh title in 2007. She is...
06-August-1989

Narsingh Pancham Yadav (India)

Narsingh Pancham Yadav is an Indian wrestler. At the 2010 Commonwealth Games, he won a gold in...
06-August-1987

Aditya Narayan (India)

Aditya Narayan Jha commonly known as Aditya Narayan, is a Nepali Indian Bollywood actor,...
06-August-1985

Garrett Weber-Gale (United States of America)

Garrett Weber-Gale is an American Olympic swimmer who won two gold medals in the 2008 Beijing...
06-August-1984

Arhaan Behl (India)

Arhaan Behl is an Indian television actor. He is well known for playing the lead role of Krishna...
06-August-1976

Melissa George (Australia, United States of America)

Melissa Suzanne George is an Australian-born film and television actress who has worked in...
06-August-1976

Shaun Timmins (Australia)

Shaun Timmins is an Australian retired professional rugby league footballer of the 1990s and...
06-August-1974

Andrew Soo (Australia)

Andrew Soo is a film editor, TV editor and film director.
06-August-1973

Vera Farmiga (United States of America, Ukraine)

Vera Ann Farmiga is an American actress and film director. Farmiga made her feature film debut...
06-August-1973

Iain Morris (United Kingdom)

Iain Morris is an English writer. Morris is best known for creating The Inbetweeners with his...
06-August-1972

Paolo Bacigalupi (United States of America)

Paolo Tadini Bacigalupi is an American science fiction and fantasy writer. He has won the Hugo,...
06-August-1971

Conor McPherson (Republic of Ireland)

Conor McPherson is an Irish playwright and director.
06-August-1970

M. Night Shyamalan (United States of America, India)

Manoj Shyamalan, known professionally as M. Night Shyamalan, is an Indian-American screenwriter,...
06-August-1969

Jonathan Aibel (United States of America)

Jonathan Aibel is a screenwriter, film and television producer.
06-August-1965

Juliane Köhler (Germany)

Juliane Köhler is a German theatre, television and film actress. Köhler was born in Göttingen to...
06-August-1965

David Robinson (United States of America)

David Robinson is the father of American Football player Corey Robinson.
06-August-1963

Kadir van Lohuizen (Netherlands)

Kadir van Lohuizen is a photographer, a documentary director and a cinematographer.
06-August-1963

Mark Mills (Switzerland, United Kingdom)

Mark Mills is a British writer of screenplays and novels. His first screenplay was...
06-August-1963

Samuel Larson (Mexico)

06-August-1962

Michelle Yeoh (Malaysia)

Tan Sri Michelle Yeoh Choo-Kheng, is a Malaysian actress, best known for performing her own...
06-August-1961

Kjell Westö (Finland)

Kjell Westö is a Finnish author and journalist. Westö writes in Swedish. In 2006, Westö won the...
06-August-1960

Kazia Pelka (United Kingdom)

Kazia Pelka is a British actress. She trained at LAMDA where she was awarded the Wilfred Foulis...
06-August-1959

Darrell Scott (United States of America)

James Darrell Scott, known as Darrell Scott, the son of musician Wayne Scott with whom he has...
06-August-1957

Faith Prince (United States of America)

Faith Prince is an American actress and singer, best known for her work on Broadway in musical...
06-August-1956

Ian R. MacLeod (United Kingdom)

Ian R. MacLeod is a British science fiction and fantasy writer. He was born in Solihull near...
06-August-1955

Rusty Magee (United States of America)

Benjamin Rush "Rusty" Magee was an accomplished comedian, actor and composer/lyricist for...
06-August-1954

Lorna Dee Cervantes (United States of America)

Lorna Dee Cervantes is an award-winning Chicana, Native American, feminist, activist poet who is...
06-August-1954

Kevin Jarre (United States of America)

Kevin Jarre was an American screenwriter, actor, and film producer.
06-August-1952

Brian Levant (United States of America)

Brian Michael Levant is an American television and film director, writer and producer. Levant...
06-August-1952

Haruzo Hida (Japan)

Haruzo Hida is a 1991 Guggenheim Fellow in Natural Sciences.
06-August-1952

Danny Lee (China, Canada)

Danny Lee is a Hong Kong actor, film producer, screenwriter, director, action director and...
06-August-1951

Daryl Somers (Australia)

Daryl Paul Somers OAM, is an triple award winning Gold Logie recipient, who is best known as an...
06-August-1950

Carole Pope (Canada)

Carole Ann Pope is a Canadian rock singer-songwriter, whose provocative blend of hard-edged new...
06-August-1950

Roy Rosenzweig (United States of America)

Roy Alan Rosenzweig was an American historian at George Mason University in Virginia. He was the...
06-August-1950

Dorian Harewood (United States of America)

W. Dorian Harewood is an American actor.
06-August-1948

Faith Esham

Faith Esham is an American soprano and college professor of voice.
06-August-1948

Michael Peters (United States of America)

Michael Douglas Peters was an American choreographer.
06-August-1948

Frank Kopyc (United States of America)

Frank Kopyc is an actor.
06-August-1946

Gary Schuster (United States of America)

Gary Benjamin Schuster was the interim president of the Georgia Institute of Technology, a...
06-August-1946

Kazuo Yamaguchi (Japan)

Kazuo Yamaguchi is a Japanese sociologist and is the Hanna Holborn Gray Professor of sociology...
06-August-1946

Ben Lewin (Poland, Australia, United States of America)

Ben Lewin is a film director and screenwriter.
06-August-1944

Avinash Dixit (United States of America, India)

Avinash Kamalakar Dixit is an Indian-American economist. He is John J. F. Sherrerd '52...
06-August-1941

Anthony Newcomb (United States of America)

Anthony Newcomb is an American musicologist. He was born in New York and studied at the...
06-August-1940

Myrna Lorrie (Canada)

Myrna Lorrie is a Canadian country singer/songwriter. Lorrie first sang publicly at age 11 on...
06-August-1939

Elizabeth Diggs (United States of America)

Elizabeth Diggs is a 1988 Guggenheim Fellow in Creative Arts.
06-August-1938

Peter Bonerz (United States of America)

Peter Bonerz is an American actor and director who is best known for his role as Dr. Jerry...
06-August-1937

Bill Strode (United States of America)

William Hall "Bill" Strode III was an American photographer. In 1966, the Pictures of the Year...
06-August-1937

Charlie Haden (United States of America)

Charles Edward "Charlie" Haden is an American jazz musician. He is a double bassist, probably...
06-August-1936

Harold Edwards (United States of America)

Harold Mortimer Edwards, Jr. is an American mathematician working in number theory, algebra, and...
06-August-1935

Octavio Getino (Spain)

Octavio Getino was an Argentine film director and writer who is best known for co-founding,...
06-August-1934

Chris Bonington (United Kingdom)

Sir Christian John Storey Bonington, CVO, CBE, DL is a British mountaineer. His career has...
06-August-1934

Richard Flathman (United States of America)

Richard E. Flathman is the George Armstrong Kelly Professor of Political Science, Emeritus, at...
06-August-1934

Piers Anthony (United States of America, United Kingdom)

Piers Anthony Dillingham Jacob is an English American author in the science fiction and fantasy...
06-August-1932

Howard Hodgkin (United Kingdom)

Sir Gordon Howard Eliot Hodgkin CH, CBE is a British painter and printmaker. His work is most...
06-August-1932

Michael Deeley (United Kingdom)

Michael Deeley is a British film producer who has helped create notable films such as The...
06-August-1932

Charles Wood (United Kingdom)

Charles Wood (born 6 August 1932, St. Peter Port, Guernsey) is a playwright and scriptwriter for...
06-August-1932

Kjartan Slettemark (Norway)

Kjartan Slettemark was a Norwegian-Swedish artist.
06-August-1931

Chalmers Johnson (United States of America)

Chalmers Ashby Johnson was an American author and professor emeritus of the University of...
06-August-1930

Martin Duberman (United States of America)

Martin Bauml Duberman is an American historian, biographer, playwright, and gay rights activist...
06-August-1929

Stanley Coben (United States of America)

Stanley Coben is a 1972 Guggenheim Fellow in Humanities.
06-August-1928

Annabelle Gamson (United States of America)

Annabelle Gamson is a renowned American dancer and choreographer. Although she has had a number...
06-August-1926

Frank Finlay (United Kingdom)

Francis Finlay, CBE is an English stage, film and television actor.
06-August-1926

Peter Duignan (United States of America)

Peter Duignan was a 1973 Guggenheim Fellow in Social Sciences.
06-August-1926

Norman Wexler (United States of America)

Norman Wexler was a screenwriter whose work included such films as Saturday Night Fever, Serpico...
06-August-1926

Sixto Coscarón (Argentina)

Sixto Coscarón is a 1963 Guggenheim Fellow in Natural Sciences.
06-August-1925

Marion E. Hodes

Marion E. Hodes is a 1969 Guggenheim Fellow in Natural Sciences.
06-August-1925

Mark Spilka (United States of America)

Mark Spilka is a 1967 Guggenheim Fellow in Humanities.
06-August-1924

Winifred Watkins (United Kingdom)

Winifred May Watkins, FRS was a British biochemist at the Imperial College School of Medicine.
06-August-1924

Ella Jenkins (United States of America)

Ella Jenkins is an American folk singer. Dubbed “The First Lady of the Children’s Folk Song� by...
06-August-1924

Erica Reiner (United States of America)

Erica Reiner was an American Assyriologist and author. From 1974, she was Editor of the Chicago...
06-August-1923

Jack Parnell (England)

John Russell Parnell was an English bandleader and musician.
06-August-1920

Eugene Goossen (United States of America)

Eugene C. Goossen was an American art critic and art historian who organized more than 60 art...
06-August-1920

John Graves (United States of America)

John Alexander Graves III was an American writer known for his book Goodbye to a River.
06-August-1918

Norman Granz (United States of America)

Norman Granz was an American jazz music impresario and producer. Granz was a fundamental figure...
06-August-1917

Stuart Bruchey (United States of America)

Stuart Bruchey is a 1973 Guggenheim Fellow in Humanities.
06-August-1917

Barbara Cooney (United States of America)

Barbara Cooney was an American writer and illustrator of more than 200 children's books,...
06-August-1917

Robert Mitchum (United States of America)

Robert Charles Durman Mitchum was an American film actor, author, composer and singer. He is No...
06-August-1916

John William Harper (United Kingdom)

John William Harper VC was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most...
06-August-1916

Quentin Smythe (South Africa)

Quentin George Murray Smythe VC was a South African recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest...
06-August-1916

Richard Hofstadter (United States of America)

Richard Hofstadter was an American historian and public intellectual of the mid-20th century...
06-August-1916

Charles Schnee (United States of America)

Charles Schnee gave up law to become a screenwriter in the mid-1940s, crafting scripts for the...
06-August-1911

Lucille Ball (United States of America)

Lucille Désirée Ball was an American comedienne, model, film and television actress and studio...
06-August-1910

Rosaura Revueltas (Mexico)

Rosaura Revueltas Sánchez was a Mexican star of screen and stage, and a dancer, author and teacher.
06-August-1910

Charles Crichton (United Kingdom)

Charles Crichton was an English film director and editor. Born in Wallasey, Merseyside, he...
06-August-1908

Helen Jacobs (United States of America)

Helen Hull Jacobs was a World No. 1 American female tennis player who won ten Grand Slam titles...
06-August-1908

Will Lee (United States of America)

William "Will" Lee was an American actor and comedian, best known for playing Mr. Hooper one of...
06-August-1905

Franz Allers (Czech Republic, United States of America)

Franz Allers was a European-American conductor of ballet, opera, Broadway musicals, film scores,...
06-August-1895

Morris Copeland (United States of America)

Morris Copeland is a 1963 Guggenheim Fellow in Social Sciences.
06-August-1887

Robert Hill Hanna (Canada)

Robert Hill Hanna VC, was an Irish born naturalised immigrant to Canada. He was a soldier in the...
06-August-1887

Oliver Wallace (England, United States of America)

Oliver George Wallace was a British composer and conductor. He was especially known for his film...
06-August-1880

Hans Moser (Austria)

Hans Moser was an Austrian actor who, during his long career, from the 1920s up to his death,...
06-August-1869

Frank I. Cobb (United States of America)

Frank Irving Cobb was an American journalist, primarily an editorial writer from 1896 to his...
06-August-1850

Henry Hook (United Kingdom)

Alfred Henry "Harry" Hook VC was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross for his actions at...
06-August-1830

Sir Henry Havelock-Allan, 1st Baronet (United Kingdom)

Lieutenant General Sir Henry Marshman Havelock-Allan, 1st Baronet, VC, GCB, DL was an...
06-August-1823

William Johnstone

Leading Stoker William Johnstone VC was a recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most...