Today’s famous birthdays list for October 8, 2020 includes celebrities Matt Damon, Chevy Chase


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Today’s famous birthdays list for October 8, 2020 includes celebrities Matt Damon, Chevy Chase

Top celebrity birthdays on October 8, 2020

Birthday wishes go out to Matt Damon, Chevy Chase and all the other celebrities with birthdays today.  Check out our slideshow below to see photos of famous people turning a year older on October 8th and learn an interesting fact about each of them.

Luke Hemsworth, Honoree Liam Hemsworth and Paul Hogan

CULVER CITY, CA – JANUARY 26: (L-R) Luke Hemsworth, Honoree Liam Hemsworth and Paul Hogan attend the 2019 G’Day USA Gala at 3LABS on January 26, 2019 in Culver City, California. (Photo by John Sciulli/Getty Images for G’Day USA )Getty Images for G’Day USA

Actor Paul Hogan turns 81

Fun fact: Also wrote the screenplay for ‘Crocodile Dundee’

Beverly D'Angelo and Chevy Chase

WESTWOOD, CA – JULY 27: Actors Beverly D’Angelo and Chevy Chase attend the premiere of Warner Bros. Pictures “Vacation” at Regency Village Theatre on July 27, 2015 in Westwood, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)Getty Images

Actor Chevy Chase turns 77

Fun fact: Nominated for a Golden Globe in 1979 for his role in ‘Foul Play’

Sigourney Weaver

From left, Sigourney Weaver, her daughter Charlotte, Rachel Brosnahan and Demi Moore attend the Dior fashion collection during Women’s fashion week Fall/Winter 2020/21 presented in Paris, Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2020. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)AP

Actress Sigourney Weaver turns 71

Fun fact: Was nominated for Academy Awards for two different films in 1989

Christian Bale, Matt Damon

Christian Bale, left, and Matt Damon arrive at a special screening of “Ford v Ferrari” on Monday, Nov 4, 2019, at the TCL Chinese Theatre in Los Angeles. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP

Actor Matt Damon turns 50

Fun fact: Appeared as an actor playing Loki in ‘Thor: Ragnarok’

Vivica A. Fox, Kristanna Loken and Zoe Bell

SAN DIEGO, CA – JULY 25: (L-R) Actresses Vivica A. Fox, Kristanna Loken and Zoe Bell attend Movies On Demand “Mercenaries” Interviews during Comic-Con 2014 at Hard Rock Hotel San Diego on July 25, 2014 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Robert Benson/Getty Images for iN DEMAND)

Actress Kristanna Loken turns 41

Fun fact: Appeared in 2 episodes of ‘Boy Meets World’

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Bruno Mars

Bruno Mars poses in the press room with his awards for best R&B album, record of the year, album of the year, best engineered album, non-classical, for “24K Magic,” and song of the year, best R&B performance and best R&B song, for “That’s What I Like” at the 60th annual Grammy Awards at Madison Square Garden on Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018, in New York. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP)Charles Sykes/Invision/AP

Singer Bruno Mars turns 35

Fun fact: Appeared in the film ‘Honeymoon in Vegas’ when he was a kid

Molly Quinn

HOLLYWOOD, CA – OCTOBER 20: Actress Molly Quinn attends the premiere of Disney And Marvel Studios’ ‘Doctor Strange’ on October 20, 2016 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)Getty Images

Actress Molly Quinn turns 27

Fun fact: Once voiced Supergirl in an animated Superman cartoon

Bella Thorne

Bella Thorne attends the LA Premiere of “JT LeRoy” at ArcLight Hollywood on Wednesday, April 24, 2019, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP

Actress and singer Bella Thorne turns 23

Fun fact: Appeared on ‘The Masked Singer’ as The Swan

More celebrities with birthdays today

Entertainment reporter Rona Barrett is 84. Rhythm-and-blues singer Fred Cash (The Impressions) is 80. Actor Dale Dye is 76. Country singer Susan Raye is 76. TV personality Sarah Purcell is 72. Rhythm-and-blues singer Airrion Love (The Stylistics) is 71. Rhythm-and-blues singer Robert “Kool” Bell (Kool & the Gang) is 70. Producer-director Edward Zwick is 68. Country singer-musician Ricky Lee Phelps is 67. Actor Michael Dudikoff is 66. Comedian Darrell Hammond is 65. Actor Stephanie Zimbalist is 64. Rock musician Mitch Marine is 59. Actor Kim Wayans is 59. Rock singer Steve Perry (Cherry Poppin’ Daddies) is 57. Actor Ian Hart is 56. Gospel/rhythm-and-blues singer CeCe Winans is 56. Rock musician C.J. Ramone (The Ramones) is 55. Actor-producer Karyn Parsons is 54. Singer-producer Teddy Riley is 54. Actor Emily Procter is 52. Actor Dylan Neal is 51. Actor-comedian Robert Kelly is 50. Actor Martin Henderson is 46. Rhythm-and-blues singer Byron Reeder (Mista) is 41. Rock-soul singer-musician Noelle Scaggs (Fitz and the Tantrums) is 41. Actor Nick Cannon is 40. Actor J.R. Ramirez is 40. Actor Max Crumm is 35. Actor Angus T. Jones is 27.

Other popular or historical birthdays on October 8th

Harvey Pekar, writer

Jesse Jackson, civil rights activist (79)

R.L. Stine, author (77)

Dennis Kucinich, politician (74)

with The Associated Press and

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Prior celebrity fun facts (Associated Press)

Celebrity fun facts

Emilia Clarke

Sophie Turner

Jason Momoa

Danielle Fishel and the ‘Boy Meets World’ cast

Chris Hemsworth

Amanda Seyfried

Kat Dennings

Robert Downey Jr.

Alyson Hannigan

Tiffani Amber Thiessen

Miley Cyrus

Emma Stone

Seth MacFarlane

Mark Hamill

Jennifer Lawrence & Mila Kunis

David Hasselhoff

Lindsay Lohan

Natalie Portman

George Clooney

Sarah Michelle Gellar

Emma Watson

Alec Baldwin

Jenna Fischer

Kate Mara

Jennifer Aniston

Alan Alda

Betty White

Dave Matthews

Danica McKellar

Taylor Swift

Britney Spears

Bill Nye

Scarlett Johansson

Rachel McAdams

Demi Moore

Julia Roberts

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

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