Today’s famous birthdays list for August 6, 2022 includes celebrities Leslie Odom Jr., Michelle Yeoh

Birthday wishes go out to Leslie Odom Jr., Michelle Yeoh 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 6th and learn an interesting fact about each of them.

Top celebrity birthdays on August 6, 2022

Michelle Yeoh, Destin Daniel Cretton, Ke Huy Quan

From left, Michelle Yeoh, Destin Daniel Cretton and Ke Huy Quan arrive at the Gold House Gala on Saturday, May 21, 2022, at Vibiana in Los Angeles. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP

Actress Michelle Yeoh turns 60

Fun fact: Has voiced characters in two recent animated films ‘Paws of Fury: The Legend of Hank’ and ‘Minions: The Rise of Gru’

M. Night Shyamalan

Jury president M. Night Shyamalan speaks during the Press Conference for the jury at the International Film Festival Berlin ‘Berlinale’, in Berlin, Germany, Thursday, Feb. 10, 2022. (Photo by Vianney Le Caer/Invision/AP)Vianney Le Caer/Invision/AP

Director and writer M. Night Shyamalan turns 52

Fun fact: His family moved from India to the United States while he was still an infant

Geri Halliwell

Red Bull team chief Christian Horner and his wife Geri Halliwell pose before the FIA ​​Prize Giving ceremony in Paris, France, Thursday, Dec. 16, 2021. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)AP

Spice Girl Geri Halliwell Horner turns 50

Fun fact: Has served as a guest judge on the UK version of ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’

Joel de la Fuente, Rufus Sewell, Jason O'Mara, Chelah Horsdal, Frances Turner

Joel de la Fuente, from back row left, Rufus Sewell, Jason O’Mara, and from front row left, Chelah Horsdal and Frances Turner pose for a portrait to promote the television series “The Man in the High Castle” on day three of Comic-Con International on Saturday, July 20, 2019, in San Diego. (Photo by Rebecca Cabage/Invision/AP)Rebecca Cabage/Invision/AP

Actor Jason O’Mara turns 50

Fun fact: His sister Rebecca is also an actor

Vera Farmiga

Vera Farmiga attends the Tribeca Fall Preview premiere of “The Many Saints of Newark” at the Beacon Theater on Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2021, in New York. (Photo by Greg Allen/Invision/AP)Greg Allen/Invision/AP

Actress Vera Farmiga turns 49

Fun fact: Portrayed the younger version of Livia Soprano in ‘The Many Saints of Newark’

Ever Carradine

Ever Carradine arrives at the world premiere of “Frozen 2” at the Dolby Theater on Thursday, Nov. 7, 2019, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP

Actress Ever Carradine turns 48

Fun fact: Her father is actor Robert Carradine

Soleil Moon Frye

Soleil Moon Frye poses for a portrait in Los Angeles on March 8, 2021 to promote her documentary“Kid 90,” premiering Friday, March 12 on Hulu. (AP Photo/Jae Hong)AP

Actress Soleil Moon Frye turns 46

Fun fact: Appeared in an episode of ‘Friends’ as Joey’s girlfriend

Check out more celebs who appeared on ‘Friends’

Leslie Odom Jr

Leslie Odom Jr., left, and Nicolette Robinson arrive at the Vanity Fair Oscar Party on Sunday, March 27, 2022, at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts in Beverly Hills, Calif. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)Evan Agostini/Invision/AP

Actor Leslie Odom Jr. turns 41

Fun fact: Won a Tony Award in 2016

More celebrities with birthdays today

Children’s music performer Ella Jenkins is 98. Actor-director Peter Bonerz is 84. Actor Louise Sorel (“Days of Our Lives”) is 82. Actor Ray Buktenica (“Rhoda”) is 79. Actor Dorian Harewood is 72. Actor Catherine Hicks (“Seventh Heaven”) is 71. Singer Pat MacDonald or Timbuk 3 is 70. Actor Stepfanie Kramer (“Hunter”) is 66. Actor Faith Prince is 65. Singer Randy DeBarge or DeBarge is 64. Actor Leland Orser (“ER” ) is 63. Country singers Peggy and Patsy Lynn of The Lynns are 58. Actor Jeremy Ratchford (“Cold Case”) is 57. Actor Benito Martinez (“American Crime,” “The Shield”) is 54. Country singer Lisa Stewart is 54. Actor Merrin Dungey (“Summerland,” “Alias”) is 51. Actor Melissa George (“Alias,” “Grey’s Anatomy”) is 46. Singer Travis McCoy of Gym Class Heroes is 41. Bassist Eric Roberts of Gym Class Heroes is 38.

Other popular or historical birthdays on August 6th

Alfred Lord Tennyson, English poet

Edith Roosevelt, former first lady

Alexander Fleming, discovered penicillin

Lucille Ball, actress

Andy Warhol, artist

with The Associated Press

celebrity fun facts collage

Prior celebrity fun facts (Associated Press)

Celebrity fun facts

Tom Cruise | Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson | Emilia Clarke

Robert Downey Jr. | Chris Hemsworth | Seth MacFarlane

Gal Gadot | Jason Momoa | Natalie Portman | Kat Dennings

Jenna Fischer | Miley Cyrus | Emma Stone | Reese Witherspoon

Emma Watson | Sarah Michelle Gellar | Tiffani Amber Thiessen

Scarlett Johansson | Jennifer Aniston | David Hasselhoff

Sophie Turner | Jennifer Lawrence & Mila Kunis | Alan Alda

Lindsay Lohan | George Clooney | Amanda Seyfried | Kate Mara

Betty White | Dave Matthews | Danica McKellar | Taylor Swift

Britney Spears | Bill Nye | Alyson Hannigan | Alec Baldwin

Rachel McAdams | Demi Moore | Julia Roberts | Mark Hamill

Danielle Fishel and the ‘Boy Meets World’ cast

celebrity collage

A look at prior movie and tv-related fun fact lists (Associated Press)

Movie and TV fun facts & more

In Memoriam: Celebrities who died in 2021 | 2020 | 2019 | 2018

45 actors born in Ohio

The Royal Family: Who’s next in line for the British Throne?

88 celebrities who were born in Canada

15 celebrities who appeared on ‘Saved By the Bell’

‘The Office’ fun facts | 30 guest stars on ‘The Office’

10 Famous Directors Who Shot Episodes of ‘The Office’

25 fun facts about ‘Friends’ | 25 celebs who appeared on ‘Friends’

25 Actors You Didn’t Know Were on ‘Game of Thrones’

25 actors you didn’t know appeared in ‘Boy Meets World’

Oscars hosts since 1989

More movie fun facts: ‘Love Actually’ | ‘Napoleon Dynamite’ | ‘Dirty Dancing’ | ‘Scream’ | ‘Romeo + Juliet’ | ‘The Big Lebowski’ | ‘I Know What You Did Last Summer’ | ‘The Phantom Menace’

Relive your childhood with these 120 Hanna-Barbera cartoons

Want to see more celebrity birthdays as well as additional fun facts posts? Follow me on Facebook for the latest by clicking the “like” button below.

Leave a Comment