Famous Birthdays On 8 December

Nicki Minaj (1982-)

Nicki Minaj is an American rapper and singer-songwriter. The talented vocalist has also established herself as a television host, and icon of female empowerment. Her unique voice and vigorous, fast-flow rap style have made her popular both as a solo artist and as a featured cameo voice on other albums. In addition to her music, Minaj is also widely known for bold, loud fashion statements, including brightly colored makeup, outrageous hairstyles, and unconventional costumes. She has overcome many obstacles along her path to stardom, having been born outside the United States, moving with her family to NY at a young age, enduring an abusive and drug-addicted father, and paying her dues by working several odd jobs before finally finding recognition as a major artist.

Dwight Howard (1985-)

Dwight Howard is a professional NBA player counted among the top three players in the league. After commencing his career with ‘Orlando Magic’, the NBA star went on to play for ‘Los Angeles Lakers’, ‘Atlanta Hawks’, ‘Houston Rockets’ and ‘Charlotte Hornets’. He has won ‘All-Star NBA’ on eight different occasions out of which five were All-NBA first-team honors. In addition to that, he has also won a couple of ‘Defensive Player of the Year’ awards. He holds several records including the highest defensive rating of 99.1. His statistics in field goal percentage, rebounds, free throws, and blocks make him a perfect prospect to be included in the NBA Hall of Fame.


Tanner Buchanan (1998-)

Tanner Buchanan is an American TV actor. He pursued a career in acting at the age of nine. Tanner moved to Los Angeles along with his family in the hope of a sparkling entertainment career, and after receiving training for the same, it wasn’t long before he landed his first role on television. He got his break in TV with ‘Modern Family’ in 2010 he soon appeared in several TV series such as ‘Major Crimes’, ‘Ghost Ghirls’ and ‘The Goldbergs’ in 2013. Ever since his fans have seen him develop from an amateur actor to an established television artist, and he has also been a part of many hit short films. Tanner shares his life with his fans on ‘Instagram’ where he has an official profile.


Dharmendra (1935-)

Dharmendra is an Indian film actor best known for his role in the Hindi blockbuster movie ‘Sholay’ (1975). One of the most respected veteran actors in the Indian film industry, Dharmendra is the recipient of the prestigious ‘Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award’ for his contribution to Hindi cinema. He was also honored with India’s third-highest civilian honor ‘Padma Bhushan’ by the Government of India in 2012. At the peak of his career, he was considered to be among the most handsome actors in India with a huge female fan following. He also has political interests and was a member of the 15th Lok Sabha of India as part of the ‘Bharatiya Janata Party’ (BJP).


Jim Morrison (1943-1971)

Jim Morrison was an American singer-songwriter, best known as an exponent of rock music, one of the most popular genres of music. Jim is known both as a lead singer for his band ‘The Doors’ and for his personal singles and albums. Despite the advent of many popular musicians, Morrison will always be remembered for his path-breaking rock music. Jim Morrison, along with his band ‘The Doors,’ became the most popular and high profile band in America. Morrison lived a controversial life, with wine, women, and drugs always by his side. Despite his controversial personal life, he is greatly admired for his greatest hits like ‘Light My Fire,’ ‘Love Me Two Times,’ ‘Love Her Madly,’ and ‘Touch Me.’

AnnaSophia Robb (1993-)

AnnaSophia Robb is an American actress, singer, and model. She has established herself as one of the emerging talents in Hollywood. She started her career with minor roles in television and commercials. She then landed a number of lead roles in critically acclaimed movies and acted alongside award-winning stars like Johnny Depp and Hilary Swank. Her role in ‘Charlie and the Chocolate Factory’ became popular among pre-teen audiences and helped her gain popularity. She impressed the audience with her performance in films like ‘Because of Winn-Dixie,’ ‘Bridge to Terabithia,’ and ‘Soul Surfer.’ She utilizes her celebrity status to help charitable causes around the world through her ‘Changing the World’ initiative.


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