Famous People Born in October 1968

  • Oct 1 Greg Briggs, NFL safety (Dallas Cowboys, Minnesota Vikings)
  • Oct 1 Jay Underwood, American actor (The Boy Who Could Fly), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Oct 1 Malcolm Showell, WLAF defensive end (London Monarchs)
  • Oct 1 Matt Elliott, NFL center/guard (Carolina Panthers)
  • Oct 1 Jon Guenther, American author
  • Oct 2 Craig Kanada, Nike golfer (1994 NIKE SC Classic-3rd), born in Portland, Oregon
  • Oct 2 Glen Wesley, Red Deer, NHL defenseman (Hartford Whalers)

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Oct 2 Jana Novotná, Czech tennis star (Wimbledon 1998), born in Brno, Czechoslovakia

Tennis Player Wimbledon Champion Jana Novotna
Tennis Player Wimbledon Champion
Jana Novotna
  • Oct 2 Mark James Crear, SF, 110m hurdler (Olympics-silver-96)
  • Oct 2 Victoria Derbyshire, British radio presenter
  • Oct 2 Jeff Martin, Canadian singer/songwriter
  • Oct 3 Greg Foster, NBA center (Utah Jazz)
  • Oct 3 Marco Roelofsen, soccer player (SC Heerenveen)
  • Oct 3 Paul Crichton, English footballer
  • Oct 4 Kanavis McGhee, NFL defensive end (Houston Oilers)
  • Oct 5 Sally Smith, Orange NSW, golfer (1993 T67 Alpine Aust Ladies Masters)
  • Oct 5 Wayne Holdsworth, cricketer (NSW fast bowler, Australian tourist 1993)
  • Oct 7 Erick Anderson, NFL linebacker (Washington Redskins)
  • Oct 7 Randy Bartz, Roseville Minn, short track skater (Olympics-1994)
  • Oct 7 Thom Yorke, British musician and lead singer of Radiohead (Creep, Paranoid Android), born in Wellingborough, Northamptonshire,
  • Oct 8 Frankie Smith, NFL cornerback (Miami Dolphins, SF 49ers)
  • Oct 8 Ali Benarbia, former Algerian footballer
  • Oct 8 Zvonimir Boban, Croatian football player
  • Oct 10 James Williams, NFL linebacker (Atlanta Falcons, SF 49ers)
  • Oct 10 L B Williams, NFLer (Jacksonville Jaguars)
  • Oct 10 Nancy Brookhart, Elmhurst Ill, WPVA volleyballer (Hermosa-17th-1994)
  • Oct 10 Bart Brentjens, Dutch mountain biker

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Oct 10 Chris Ofili, English painter (Turner prize - elephant dung), born in Manchester

Painter Chris Ofili
Painter
Chris Ofili
  • Oct 11 Amy Louise Taylor, [Kallested], actress (Silent Night Deadly Night 5)
  • Oct 11 Claude Lapointe, Lachine, NHL center (Calgary Flames)
  • Oct 11 Cynthia Johnston, basketball forward (Olympics-96), born in Calgary, Alberta
  • Oct 11 Jane Krakowski, American actress
  • Oct 12 Adam Rich, American actor (Nicholas-8 is Enough, Code Red, Gun Shy), born in NYC, New York
  • Oct 12 Charles Anthony, CFL defensive back (Toronto Argonauts)
  • Oct 12 Leon Lett, NFL defensive tackle (Dallas Cowboys)
  • Oct 12 Mike Trombley, Springfield MA, pitcher (Minnesota Twins)
  • Oct 12 Bill Auberlen, American race car driver

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Oct 12 Hugh Jackman, Australian actor and singer (X-men, Real Steel), born in Sydney, Australia

  • Oct 13 David Alcoriza, Lodi California, double trap (Olympics-1996)
  • Oct 13 Julio Valera, San Sebastian Puerto Rico, pitcher (KC Royals)
  • Oct 13 Tisha Campbell, actress (Gina-Martin, House Party), born in Newark, New Jersey
  • Oct 13 Carlos Marin, Spanish baritone (Il Divo)
  • Oct 14 Dwayne Schintzius, NBA center (Indiana Pacers)
  • Oct 14 Gene Williams, NFL guard/tackle (Atlanta Falcons)
  • Oct 14 Rashid Latif, cricketer (Pakistani wicket-keeper)
  • Oct 14 Wanda Guyton, WNBA forward (Houston Comets)
  • Oct 14 Matthew Le Tissier, English footballer
  • Oct 14 Johnny Goudie, American musician
  • Oct 15 George Koonce, NFL linebacker (Green Bay Packers-Super Bowl 31)
  • Oct 15 Meredith Rainey, 800m runner, born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Oct 15 Jyrki 69, Finnish musician The 69 Eyes

  • Oct 15 Didier Deschamps, French footballer
  • Oct 16 Randall Batinkoff, American actor (For Keeps), born in Monticello, New York
  • Oct 16 Robert van Oosterom, cricket opening batsman (Holland 1996 World Cup)
  • Oct 16 Scott Donie, Vicenza Italy, diver (Olympics-4th-96)
  • Oct 16 Elsa Zylberstein, French actress
  • Oct 17 Heather McDermid, rower (Olympics-96), born in Calgary, Alberta
  • Oct 17 Ziggy Marley, reggae performer and son of Bob Marley
  • Oct 18 Denisa Szabova, Bratislava Czech, tennis star (1987 Futures-GER)
  • Oct 18 Michael Stich, German tennis star
  • Oct 18 Narendra Hirwani, Indian cricketer (16 wickets v WI on debut 1988), born in Gorakhpur, India
  • Oct 18 Stuart Law, cricketer (prolific Queensland batsman, Australia 1995)
  • Oct 19 Sinitta, British-American singer (So Macho, Toy Boy), born in Seattle, Washington
  • Oct 20 Raymond Biggs, CFL linebacker (Calgary Stampeders)
  • Oct 21 Francois Gravel, hockey goaltender (Team France 1998)
  • Oct 22 Keith Osik, catcher (Pittsburgh Pirates), born in Port Jefferson, New York
  • Oct 22 Shelby Lynne, Quantico Va, country singer (If I Could Bottle This Up)
  • Oct 22 Stephane Quintal, Boucherville, NHL defenseman (Montreal Canadiens)
  • Oct 22 Warry van Wattum, Dutch soccer player (Dordrecht '90, FC Groningen)

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Oct 22 Shaggy [Orville Richard Burrell], reggae rapper (Boombastic), born in Kingston, Jamaica

Pop Singer and Rapper Shaggy
Pop Singer and Rapper
Shaggy
  • Oct 22 Jay Johnston, American actor and comedian (Mr. Show)
  • Oct 23 Bettina Fulco Villella, Mar Del Plata Arg, tennis star (1993 Futures)
  • Oct 23 Kendall Gammon, NFL center (Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • Oct 23 Kevin Henry, NFL defensive end (Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • Oct 23 Maggie Philgence, St Lucia Castries VI, WPVA (Oly Fest-gold-91)
  • Oct 24 Adrian Dale, cricketer (prolific Glamorgan & England A batsman)
  • Oct 24 Francisco Claver, Spanish tennis star
  • Oct 24 Ken Ryan, Pawtucket RI, pitcher (Philadelphia Phillies)
  • Oct 24 Robert Wilonsky, American journalist
  • Oct 25 Corey Miller, NFL linebacker (NY Giants)
  • Oct 25 Lisa Trusel, Cal, actress (Lizette-Father Murphy, Days of our Lives)
  • Oct 26 Chris Oldham, NFL cornerback (Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • Oct 26 Nico John Hoogma, soccer player (FC Twente)
  • Oct 27 Antoinette Lucas, Crozier VA, field hockey midfielder (Oly-96)
  • Oct 27 Kata Karkkainen, Helsinki Finland, playmate (Dec, 1988)
  • Oct 27 Vinny Samways, English footballer
  • Oct 28 Aleksandr Koreshkov, hockey forward (Team Kazakhstan Oly-1998)
  • Oct 28 Chris Oldham, cornerback (Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • Oct 28 Ernie Mills, NFL wide receiver (Pittsburgh Steelers, Carolina Panthers)
  • Oct 28 Glenn Clear, soccer player (Vitesse)
  • Oct 28 Rodney Thomas, NFL running back (Houston Oilers), born in Trinity, TX, (d. 2014)
  • Oct 28 Shawna Molcak, Cardston Alberta, basketball guard (Olympics-96)
  • Oct 28 Stan Thomas, NFL tackle (Houston Oilers)
  • Oct 28 Marc Lièvremont, French rugby union footballer and coach
  • Oct 29 Grayson McCouch, American actor (Morgan Winthrop-Another World), born in NYC, New York
  • Oct 29 Johann Olav Koss, speed skater (Olympics-3 gold-1994)
  • Oct 29 Tsunku, Japanese music producer
  • Oct 30 Jack Plotnick, American actor
  • Oct 31 Antonio Davis, NBA forward/center (Indiana Pacers)
  • Oct 31 Eddie Taubensee, Beeville TX, catcher (Cincinnati Reds)
  • Oct 31 Russ McCullough, WLAF offensive linebacker (Frankfurt Galaxy)