Happy Birthday to these Leo's who were born on August 21st.

  1. 1165 - King Philip II of France (d. 1223)
  2. 1535 - Shimazu Yoshihiro, Japanese samurai and warlord (d. 1619)
  3. 1567 - Francis de Sales, Bishop of Geneva and saint (d. 1622)
  4. 1597 - Roger Twysden, English antiquarian and royalist (d. 1672)
  5. 1643 - King Afonso VI of Portugal (d. 1683)
  6. 1660 - Hubert Gautier, French scientist and civil engineer (d. 1737)
  7. 1665 - Giacomo F. Maraldi, French-Italian astronomer (d. 1729)
  8. 1670 - James FitzJames, 1st Duke of Berwick, French military leader (d. 1734)
  9. 1725 - Jean-Baptiste Greuze, French painter (d. 1805)
  10. 1754 - William Murdoch, Scottish inventor (d. 1839)
  11. 1754 - Banastre Tarleton, British soldier and politician (d. 1833)
  12. 1765 - William IV of the United Kingdom (d. 1837)
  13. 1789 - Augustin Louis Cauchy, French mathematician (d. 1857)
  14. 1798 - Jules Michelet, French historian (d. 1874)
  15. 1801 - Guillaume Groen van Prinsterer, Dutch politician (d. 1876)
  16. 1813 - Jean Stas, Belgian chemist (d. 1891)
  17. 1816 - Charles Frédéric Gerhardt, French chemist (d. 1856)
  18. 1826 - Karl Gegenbaur, German anatomist (d. 1903)
  19. 1872 - Aubrey Beardsley, English illustrator (d. 1898)
  20. 1891 - Emiliano Mercado del Toro, World's oldest living man
  21. 1904 - William "Count" Basie, American bandleader (d. 1984)
  22. 1906 - Friz Freleng, American movie animator (d. 1995)
  23. 1908 - M. M. Kaye, British writer (d. 2004)
  24. 1909 - Nikolay Bogolyubov, Russian mathematician (d. 1992)
  25. 1912 - Toe Blake, National Hockey League player and coach (Montreal Canadians) (d. 1995)
  26. 1915 - Raquel Rastenni, Danish singer (d. 1998)
  27. 1920 - Christopher Robin Milne, inspiration for the Winnie-the-Pooh stories (d. 1996)
  28. 1921 - Winnie-the-Pooh, a (fictional) bear of small brain belonging to Christopher Robin
  29. 1924 - Jack Buck, American sports announcer (d. 2002)
  30. 1924 - Chris Schenkel, American sports journalist (d. 2005)
  31. 1924 - Jack Weston, American actor (d. 1996)
  32. 1925 - Maurice Pialat, French actor and director (d. 2003)
  33. 1925 - Jorge Rafael Videla, ex-dictator of Argentina
  34. 1928 - Art Farmer, American trumpet player (d. 1999)
  35. 1929 - X. J. Kennedy, American poet
  36. 1930 - Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon (d. 2002)
  37. 1932 - Melvin Van Peebles, American actor and screenwriter
  38. 1933 - Janet Baker, English mezzo-soprano
  39. 1936 - Wilt Chamberlain, American basketball player (d. 1999)
  40. 1938 - Kenny Rogers, American singer and actor
  41. 1937 - Robert Stone, American novelist
  42. 1939 - James Burton, American guitarist
  43. 1939 - Clarence Williams III, American actor
  44. 1944 - Jackie DeShannon, American singer
  45. 1944 - Peter Weir, Australian film director
  46. 1945 - Jerry DaVanon, baseball player
  47. 1950 - Patrick Juvet, Swiss singer
  48. 1951 - Eric Goles, Chilean mathematician and computer scientist
  49. 1952 - Joe Strummer, British musician and singer (The Clash) (d. 2002)
  50. 1952 - Glenn Hughes, British bassist and vocalist (Finders Keepers/Trapeze/Deep Purple)
  51. 1954 - Archie Griffin, former American football player and only two-time Heisman Trophy winner.
  52. 1954 - Ivan Stang, American writer
  53. 1956 - Kim Cattrall, English-born actress
  54. 1959 - Jim McMahon, American football player
  55. 1961 - David Morales, American disc jockey
  56. 1961 - Stephen Hillenburg, American animator and cartoonist
  57. 1962 - Jeff Stryker, American actor
  58. 1963 - King Mohammed VI of Morocco
  59. 1963 - Richmond Arquette, American actor
  60. 1964 - Trinity Loren, American actress and model (d. 1998)
  61. 1966 - John Wetteland, Major League Baseball player
  62. 1967 - Carrie-Anne Moss, Canadian actress
  63. 1967 - Serj Tankian, Armenian-born singer (System of a Down)
  64. 1967 - Darren Bewick, AFL Footballer
  65. 1969 - Josée Chouinard, Canadian figure skater
  66. 1970 - Nathan Jones, American professional wrestler
  67. 1970 - Erik Dekker, Dutch cyclist
  68. 1971 - Liam Howlett, British musician (The Prodigy)
  69. 1973 - Steve McKenna, hockey player
  70. 1975 - Alicia Witt, American actress
  71. 1978 - Reuben Droughns, American football player
  72. 1978 - Jason Marquis, American baseball player
  73. 1978 - Alan Lee, Irish footballer
  74. 1979 - Kelis, American singer
  75. 1980 - Burney Lamar, American race car driver
  76. 1983 - Josh Harrington, American professional BMX rider
  77. 1983 - Chantelle Houghton, British TV personality
  78. 1984 - Alizée, French singer
  79. 1986 - Conor Clapton, son of Eric Clapton (d. 1991)
  80. 1988 - Paris Bennett, American Idol contestant
  81. 1989 - Hayden Panettiere, American actress
  82. 1991 - Tess Gaerthé, Dutch singer and actress