Famous People Born in October 1962

  • Oct 1 Trevor Baxter, record holder for high jumping with a skateboard
  • Oct 1 Paul Walsh, English footballer
  • Oct 2 Esai Morales, American actor (Bad Boys, La Bamba), born in New York City, New York
  • Oct 2 Mark Rypien, quarterback (St Louis Rams)
  • Oct 2 Sigtryggur Baldursson, Icelandic drummer (The Sugarcubes)
  • Oct 2 Aziz M. Osman, Malaysian actor and director
  • Oct 3 Rick Todd, Canadian Tour golfer (1992 Ben Hogan Dakota), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Oct 3 Tommy Lee, American musician (Mötley Crüe)
  • Oct 4 Aldo Sprenger, Dutch pop guitarist (Kong-Phlegm)
  • Oct 4 Dennis Cook, Lamarque TX, pitcher (Texas Rangers)
  • Oct 5 Johnny Huang, table tennis player (Olympics-96), born in Guangzhou, China
  • Oct 5 Ken Noda, American pianist (Rivalry), born in NYC, New York
  • Oct 5 Michael Alexander Conley, Chic, triple jumper (Olympics-gold-92, 96)
  • Oct 5 Michael Andretti, Indy-car racer/Auto Hall of Fame (elected 1986)
  • Oct 5 Mike Conley, triple jumper (Olympic-silver-1984), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Oct 5 Caron Keating, British television personality (d. 2004)
  • Oct 6 Rich Yett, baseball player
  • Oct 7 Dave Bronconnier, Canadian politician
  • Oct 8 Bruno Thiry, Belgian rally driver
  • Oct 9 Jorge Burruchaga, Argentinian footballer
  • Oct 10 Rex J Walheim, Redwood City California, Capt USAF/astronaut
  • Oct 11 Eric Johnson, Seaside OR, Nike golfer (1993 NIKE Louisiana Open-3rd)
  • Oct 11 Joan Cusack, Evanston Illinois, actress (SNL, Addams Family Values)
  • Oct 11 Leslie Landon, actress (Etta Plum-Little House on Prairie), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Oct 11 Martin Bayless, NFL safety (KC Chiefs)
  • Oct 11 Philip Newport, cricketer (England pace bowler in 3 Tests 1988-91)
  • Oct 11 Nicola Bryant, English actress
  • Oct 12 Dhammika Ranatunga, cricketer (bro of Arjuna Sri Lankan batsman 1990)
  • Oct 12 Sid Fernandez, pitcher (NY Mets, Philadelphia Phillies), born in Honolulu, Hawaii
  • Oct 12 Carlos Bernard, American actor
  • Oct 12 Chris Botti, American jazz musician
  • Oct 12 Branko Crvenkovski, Macedonian President

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Oct 13 Jerry Rice, NFL wide receiver (San Francisco 49ers), born in Starkville, Mississippi

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  • Oct 13 Kelly Preston, actress (Mischief, Twins, A Tigers Tale), born in Honolulu, Hawaii
  • Oct 14 Shahar Perkiss, Israel, tennis star
  • Oct 14 Jaan Ehlvest, Estonian chess player
  • Oct 15 Susan DeMattei, cyclist (Olympics-bronze-96), born in San Francisco, California
  • Oct 16 Flea, [Michael Balzary], bassist (Red Hot Chili Peppers)
  • Oct 16 Laura Coenen, Neenah Wisc, team handball goalie (Olymp-1988, 92, 96)
  • Oct 16 Manute Bol, NBA center (Golden State Warriors)
  • Oct 16 Tamara McKinney, Lexington KY, slalom skier (Olympic-4th-1984)
  • Oct 16 Dmitri Hvorostovsky, Russian baritone
  • Oct 17 John Dorge, Australian basketball center (Olympics-96)
  • Oct 17 Mike Judge, Ecuadorian born American cartoonist, born in Guayaquil, Ecuador
  • Oct 18 Jody Anschutz, LPGA golfer (1987 du Maurier Ltd Classic), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Oct 18 Vincent Spano, actor (Alphabet City, Maria's Lovers), born in Brooklyn, New York

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Oct 19 Evander Holyfield, American boxer (Olympic bronze 1988) and world champion (1990-92), born in Atmore, Alabama

  • Oct 19 Ruud Bread, soccer player (NAC)
  • Oct 19 Tracy Chevalier, American author
  • Oct 20 Ray Childress, NFL defensive tackle/defensive end (Houston Oilers)
  • Oct 20 Steven R "Randy" Jackson, US percussionist/singer (Enjoy Yourself)
  • Oct 21 Don Fardon, Toowoomba QLD, Australian golfer
  • Oct 21 David Campese, Australian rugby union footballer
  • Oct 22 Derrick Waldroup, 198 lbs greco-roman wrestler (Oly-96), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Oct 22 Gayle Stammer, Livermore California, beach volleyballer (Olympics-96)
  • Oct 23 Beatie Edney, actress (Diary of a Mad Old Man), born in London, England
  • Oct 23 Christo van Rensburg, South Africa, tennis star
  • Oct 23 Daria Scagliola, Italian/Dutch photographer (vuurtorenpostzegels)
  • Oct 23 Doug Flutie, CFL/NFL quarterback (Argonauts, Generals, Bears, Pats)
  • Oct 23 Jaime Yzaga, Peru, tennis star
  • Oct 23 Mike Tomczak, NFL quarterback (Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • Oct 24 Jay Novacek, NFL tight end (Dallas Cowboys)
  • Oct 25 Nick Hancock, British television presenter
  • Oct 25 Darlene Vogel, American actress ( Pacific Blue), born in Modesto, California
  • Oct 26 Cary Elwes, English actor (Glory, Princess Bride), born in London, England
  • Oct 26 Roger Kingdom, Vienna Ga, 110m hurdler (Olympic-gold-1984, 88)
  • Oct 28 Bobby Tate, fictional character on Soap
  • Oct 28 Daphne Zuniga, actress (Jo Reynolds-Melrose Place, Spaceballs), born in San Francisco, California
  • Oct 28 Peter Cantrell, cricketer (Queensland opening bat, Neth WC 1996)
  • Oct 28 Erik Thorstvedt, Norwegian footballer
  • Oct 28 Scotty Nguyen, professional poker player
  • Oct 30 Courtney Walsh, cricketer (WI pace bowler, hat-trick v Aust 1988)
  • Oct 30 Danny Tartabull, outfielder (NY Yankees, Chicago White Sox), born in Miami, Florida
  • Oct 30 Mark Portugal, pitcher (Cincinnati Reds), born in Los Angeles, California