Birthday wishes go out to Demi Lovato, Andrew Garfield and all the other celebrities with birthdays today. Check out our slideshow below to see photos of famous people turning a year older on August 20th and learn an interesting fact about each of them.
Top celebrity birthdays on August 20, 2023
Rocker Robert Plant turns 75
Fun fact: His middle name is Anthony
Weatherman Al Roker turns 69
Fun fact: Lenny Kravitz’s mom was his cousin
Singer Fred Durst turns 53
Fun fact: Served in the Navy
Actor Andrew Garfield turns 40
Fun fact: Was born in California, but moved to England when he was a toddler
Singer and actor Demi Lovato turns 31
Fun fact: Once appeared as a guest judge on ‘Project Runway’
More celebrities with birthdays today
Trombone player Jimmy Pankow of Chicago is 76. Actor Ray Wise (“Reaper,” ″Twin Peaks”) is 76. Actor John Noble (“Lord of the Rings” films) is 75. Singer Rudy Gatlin of the Gatlin Brothers is 71. Singer-songwriter John Hiatt is 71. Actor-director Peter Horton (“thirtysomething”) is 70. Actor Joan Allen is 67. Director David O. Russell (“Silver Linings Playbook,” “American Hustle”) is 65. Actor James Marsters (“Angel,” ″Buffy the Vampire Slayer”) is 61. Rapper KRS-One is 58. Actor Colin Cunningham (“Falling Skies”) is 57. Actor Billy Gardell (“Mike and Molly”) is 54. Actor Ke Huy Quan (“Everything Everywhere All At Once,” “Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom”) is 53. Guitarist Brad Avery of Third Day is 52. Actor Misha Collins (“Supernatural”) is 49. Singer Monique Powell of Save Ferris is 48. Actor Ben Barnes (“Westworld,” ″Prince Caspian”) is 42. Actor Meghan Ory (“One Upon a Time”) is 41. Actor Brant Daugherty (“Pretty Little Liars”) is 38. Actor Christopher Paul Richards (TV’s “The Kids Are Alright”) is 20.
Other popular or historical birthdays on August 20th
Benjamin Harrison, 23rd U.S. President
H.P. Lovecraft, horror writer
Alan Reed, voice of Fred Flintstone
Don King, boxing promoter (92)
Connie Chung, news anchor (77)
with The Associated Press
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