Famous People Born on August 25
Ivan the Terrible
Prince, Tsar / 1530 - 1584
Ivan the Terrible, or Ivan IV, was the first tsar of all Russia. During his reign (1533-1584), Ivan acquired vast amounts of land through ruthless means, creating a centrally controlled government.
Actor, Producer / 1930 -
Academy Award-winning Scottish actor Sean Connery is best known for playing "007" in the first James Bond spy movies and Indiana Jones's father in Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade.
Entrepreneur, Chef, Philanthropist, Television Personality / 1968 -
Celebrity chef Rachael Ray has hosted Food Network shows, authored lots of cookbooks, and has her own nationally syndicated television talk show, Rachael Ray.
Golfer, Tennis Player / 1927 - 2003
Althea Gibson was the first African-American tennis player to compete at the U.S. National Championships in 1950, and the first black player to compete at Wimbledon in 1951. She also broke racial barriers in professional golf.
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profile name: Tim Burton profile occupation: Illustrator, Painter, Director, Producer, Screenwriter
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profile name: Regis Philbin profile occupation: Television Personality
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profile name: Sean Connery profile occupation: Actor, Producer
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profile name: Rachael Ray profile occupation: Entrepreneur, Chef, Philanthropist, Television Personality
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profile name: Althea Gibson profile occupation: Golfer, Tennis Player
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