Who Was Born Today – August 6 Birthdays

Who Was Born Today – August 6 Birthdays

Important and famous people from throughout history born on this day

Born on August 6
1809 Alfred Lord Tennyson, English poet laureate (1850), wrote “The Charge of the Light Brigade.”
1881 Alexander Flemming, Scottish bacteriologist who discovered penicillin in 1928.
1889 Major General George Kenney, commander of the U.S. Fifth Air Force in New Guinea and the Solomons during World War II.
1911 Lucille Ball, American actress and comedian.
1916 Richard Hofstadter, historian who won two Pulitzer Prizes for his work.
1927 Andy Warhol, American pop artist.
1934 Piers Anthony Dillingham Jacob, science fiction and fantasy author (Xanth series).
1950 Winston E. Scott, US Navy commander and astronaut.
1970 M. Night Shyamalan, Indian-American screenwriter, director and producer (The Sixth Sense, The Village).

<< August 5 BirthdaysAugust 7 Birthdays >>

Recommended Birthdays Today

Leave a Comment