Happy Saturday peeps! Here we go with our Top 3 Celebrity Birthdays on August 1st! As always if today is your birthday then Happy Birthday!
Jason Momoa August 1st, 1979 (41)
Film and television actor who became known to audiences as Khal Drogo in the hit HBO series Game of Thrones. He played Ronon Dex on Stargate: Atlantis from 2005 to 2009. He portrays Aquaman in the DC film universe, debuting in the 2016 film Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, followed by Justice League and Aquaman. He began his career as a model and earned the Hawaii Model of the Year Award in 1999. He starred in the 2011 film Conan the Barbarian. He was thought to have married actress Lisa Bonet in 2007; however they officially tied the knot in 2017. The couple has a daughter named Lola and a son named Nakoa-Wolf. Lisa also has a daughter named Zoe. He began acting on screen with David Hasselhoff in Baywatch.
Coolio August 1st, 1963 (57)
Born Artis Leon Ivey Jr., he is a rapper best known for the single “Gangsta’s Paradise,” which won the MTV Video Music Award for Best Rap Video in 1996. He is also known for performing the opening theme for the ’90s Nickelodeon show Keenan and Kel. He released two failed songs, “Watcha Gonna Do” and “You’re Gonna Miss Me,” which landed him with WC and the Maad Circle. In 1994, his hit song Fantastic Voyage made it to #3 on the top 100 Billboard. He recorded a single called “Gangsta Walk” with Snoop Dogg.
Madison Bumgarner August 1st, 1989 (31)
MLB pitcher who turned in one of the most dominant postseason runs in MLB history in 2014, earning World Series MVP honors while leading the San Francisco Giants to a 7-game victory over the Kansas City Royals. He also helped the San Francisco Giants win World Series Championships in 2010 and 2012.
Drafted out of high school, he was rated the fourteenth-best prospect in his class by Baseball America; he made his MLB debut at the age of 20. He was named to his first All-Star game in 2013 and finished the season with 13 wins and a 2.77 ERA. He became the first pitcher since Christy Mathewson in 1905 to not give up a home run in his first two World Series pitching appearances.