Californian History (Part 10)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 901 - 1,000 of 1,777


Person of interestPerson of Interest

1956-10-21 Carrie Fisher, American actress (Princess Leia in Star Wars, When Harry Met Sally...) and writer (Postcards from the Edge), born in Beverly Hills, California (d. 2016)

Actress Carrie Fisher
Actress
Carrie Fisher
  • 1956-10-25 Danny Gans, American entertainer, born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2009)
  • 1956-11-19 Glynnis O'Connor, American actress (California Dreaming, Ode to Billy Joe), born in NYC, New York
  • 1956-11-20 Bo Derek, [Mary Collins], actress (10, Tarzan the Ape Man), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1956-11-21 Terri Welles, [Knepper], California, playmate of the year (Dec, 1980)
  • 1956-12-03 Hart Bochner, actor/director (Rich & Famous), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1956-12-06 Randy Rhoads, Heavy metal guitarist (Quiet Riot), born in Santa Monica, California (d. 1982)
  • 1956-12-14 T K Carter, actor (Mike-Punky Brewster, Just our Luck), born in Los Angeles, California

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1957-01-06 Nancy Lopez, American golfer (3 Majors, 48 LPGA tour wins), born in Torrance, California

LPGA Golfer Nancy Lopez
LPGA Golfer
Nancy Lopez
  • 1957-01-13 Christina Seufert, Sacraento California, diver (Olympic-bronze-1984)
  • 1957-01-31 Shirley F Babashoff, California, swimmer (Olympics-6 silver/2 gold-72, 76)
  • 1957-02-01 Donna Adamek, Duarte California, bowler (BWAA Woman of Year 1978-81)
  • 1957-02-19 Dave "Smoke" Stewart, pitcher (Oakland Athletic), born in Oakland, California
  • 1957-03-08 Ruth Wysocki, American 800m/1500m runner, born in Alhambra, California
  • 1957-03-20 Theresa Russell, [Paup], SD California, actress (Black Widow, Razor's Edge)
  • 1957-03-31 Marc McClure, San Mateo California, actor (Ross-California Fever)
  • 1957-04-11 John Castellanos, actor (John Silva-Young & Restless), born in San Diego, California
  • 1957-04-21 Jesse Orosco, pitcher (NY Mets, Orioles, Dodgers), born in Santa Barbara, California
  • 1957-05-01 Paul D Ronney, ScD/astronaut (STS 83 alt), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1957-05-07 [Christopher St John] "Sinjin" Smith, volleyballer (Oly-96), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1957-05-28 Walter R Tucker, (Rep-D-California)
  • 1957-06-20 Butch Patrick, Inglewood California, actor (Real McCoys, Eddie-Munsters)
  • 1957-07-06 Mario Martinez, US Olympic weightlifter (Olympic-4th-1988), born in Salinas, California
  • 1957-07-09 Kelly McGillis, actress (Top Gun, Accused, Witness), born in Newport Beach, California
  • 1957-07-21 Jon Lovitz, Tarzana California, actor (SNL, League of their Own, Critic)
  • 1957-07-31 Dirk Blocker, actor (Baa Baa Black Sheep, Ryan's Four), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1957-07-31 Victoria E Cooke, playmate (Aug, 1980), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1957-08-01 Laura Johnson, actress (Falcon Crest), born in Burbank, California
  • 1957-08-01 Taylor Negron [Brad Taylor], American actor and writer (Fast Times at Ridgemont High, Easy Money), born in Glendale, California
  • 1957-08-19 Darby Hinton, actor (Israel in Daniel Boone), born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1957-08-24 Jeffrey Daniel, American dancer and singer (Shalamar), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1957-08-28 Rick Rossovich, actor (Top Gun, Roxanne, ER), born in Palo Alto, California
  • 1957-08-31 Tom Candiotti, pitcher (LA Dodgers), born in Walnut Creek, California
  • 1957-09-02 Steve Porcaro, rock keyboards/vocalist (Toto-Roseanna, Africa), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1957-09-14 Tim Wallach, Huntington Park, California, American MLB player (Montreal Expos 1980-1992)
  • 1957-09-22 Philip Arnold Blackmar, PGA golfer (1988 Provident), born in San Diego, California
  • 1957-10-02 Kimberly Herrin, playmate (March, 1981), born in Santa Barbara, California
  • 1957-10-08 James De Paiva, Hayward California, actor (Max Holden-One Life to Live)
  • 1957-11-12 Gail Castro, WPVA volleyballer (US Open-1991, Oly-96), born in Glendale, California
  • 1957-11-24 Chris Hayes, California, rock guitarist (Huey Lewis & The News)
  • 1957-11-24 Denise Crosby, actress (Tasha-Star Trek: Next Gen), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1957-12-12 Sheila E.[scovedo], American singer, drummer and percussionist (Krush Grove, Holly Rock), born in Oakland, California
  • 1957-12-21 Lisa Gerritsen, actress (Bess-The Mary Tyler Moore Show), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1958-01-11 Vicki Peterson, rock guitarist/vocalist (Bangles), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1958-01-19 Thomas Kinkade, artist, born in Sacramento, California (d. 2012)
  • 1958-01-20 Lorenzo Lamas, American actor (Lance-Falcon Crest, California Fever), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1958-01-29 Judy Norton-Taylor, actress (Mary Ellen-Waltons), born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1958-02-06 Barry Miller, actor (Fame, Peggy Sue Got Married), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1958-02-07 Michele Drake, La Jolplaymate (May, 1979), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1958-02-12 Ingrid Klich, Whittier California, rower (Olympics-96)
  • 1958-03-13 Debi Nicolle Johnson, Torrance California, playmate (October, 1984)
  • 1958-03-21 Brad Hall, comedian (SNL), born in Santa Barbara, California
  • 1958-04-05 Cammie Lusko, Guinness' World Strongest Woman, born in Los Angeles, California

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1958-04-25 Christa Johnson, American LPGA golfer (1990 Atlantic City Classic), born in Arcata, California

LPGA Golfer Christa Johnson
LPGA Golfer
Christa Johnson
  • 1958-04-29 Eve Plumb, actress (Jan-Brady Bunch, I'm Gonna Get You Sucka), born in Burbank, California
  • 1958-04-29 Michelle Pfeiffer, Midway City California, actress (Married to the Mob)
  • 1958-05-02 Kim Jones, Sonoma California, 5k runner
  • 1958-05-10 Ellen Ochoa, PhD/Astronaut (STS 56, 66), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1958-05-20 Mike Engleman, Sonoma California, cyclist (Olympics-96)
  • 1958-05-30 Ted McGinley, actor (Love Boat, MWC, Dynasty), born in Newport Beach, California
  • 1958-06-27 Robert Newman, actor (Joshua Lewis-Guiding Light), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1958-07-13 Joy Scott, American jockey, born in California
  • 1958-08-08 Harry Crosby, actor (Friday the 13th), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1958-08-17 Belinda Carlisle, (GoGos lead singer, Heaven on Earth), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1958-08-18 Madeleine Stowe, actress (Tropical Snow, Bad Girls), born in Los Angeles, California

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1958-08-25 Tim Burton, American film director (Beetlejuice, Edward Scissorhands), born in Burbank, California

Film Director Tim Burton
Film Director
Tim Burton
  • 1958-09-15 Wendie Jo Sperber, American actress (Wanna Hold Your Hand, Bossom Buddies), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1958-09-16 Jennifer Tilly, American actress (Let it Ride, Off Beat, Psycho II), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1958-09-26 Darby Crash [Jan Paul Beahm], American punk rocker (Germs), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 1980)
  • 1958-09-27 Shaun Cassidy, American actor/singer (Hardy Boys, Breaking Away), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1958-10-01 Michelle Bauer, [Medvitz], California, actress (One Million Heels BC)
  • 1958-10-07 Kim Morris, playmate (Mar, 1986), born in San Diego, California
  • 1958-10-20 Eric Scott, actor (Ben-Waltons), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1958-11-02 Willie McGee, outfielder (St Louis Cardinals, NL MVP-1985), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1958-11-15 Marty Davis, American tennis star, born in San Jose, California

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1958-11-22 Jamie Lee Curtis, American actress (Halloween, True Lies), born in Los Angeles, California

  • 1958-11-27 Julia Celotto, WPVA volleyballer (Santa Cruz/Pismo-9th-1994), born in Los Angeles, California

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1958-11-28 Dave Righetti, baseball pitcher (Yankees, Giants), born in San Jose, California

MLB Pitcher and Coach Dave Righetti
MLB Pitcher and Coach
Dave Righetti
  • 1958-12-01 Charlene Tilton, American actress (Lucy Ewing - Dallas), born in San Diego, California
  • 1959-01-06 John Singleton, director (Boyz n The Hood), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1959-01-23 Tyrone Power Jr, actor (Shag), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1959-01-27 Patti Cohoon, Whittier California, actress (Molly-Here Come the Brides)
  • 1959-02-01 Carolyn Hill, LPGA golfer (1994 McCall's Classic), born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1959-03-15 Eliot Teltscher, California, tennis player (US Davis Cup team)
  • 1959-04-20 Clint Howard, actor (Gentle Ben), born in Burbank, California
  • 1959-06-12 Jenilee Harrison, actress (Cindy-3's Company, Dallas), born in Glendale, California
  • 1959-06-15 Eileen Davidson, Artesia California, actress (Kristen-Days of our Life)
  • 1959-07-03 Stephen Pearcy, heavy metal vocalist (RATT-Round & Round), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1959-07-29 Brian James Claar, PGA golfer (1991 AT&T-2nd), born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1959-08-22 Denise Curry, Daivs California, basketball player (Olympic-gold-1984)
  • 1959-09-01 Keith Allen Clearwater, PGA golfer (1987 Colonial Natl), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1959-09-14 Mary Crosby, actress (Kristin-Dallas, Ice Pirates), born in Los Angeles, California

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1959-10-23 Weird Al Yankovic [Alfred Matthew], American parody singer (Eat It, UHF, Naked Gun), born in Downey, California

Parody Singer and Comedian Weird Al Yankovic
Parody Singer and Comedian
Weird Al Yankovic
  • 1959-11-17 William R Moses, actor (Cole-Falcon Crest), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1959-12-05 Nikki Gianulias, Vallejo California, bowler (LPBT Rookie of Year 1979)
  • 1959-12-13 John Whitaker, actor (Family Affair, Snowball Expr), born in Van Nuys, California
  • 1959-12-13 Marianne Gravatte, playmate of year (Oct, 1982), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1959-12-21 Florence Griffith Joyner, runner (Olympic-3 gold-1988), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1959-12-27 Mary Holland, WPVA volleyballer, born in San Diego, California
  • 1959-12-28 Phil Abrams, American actor, born in Los Angeles, California

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