Californian History (Part 11)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1001 - 1,100 of 1,649

  • 1961-08-14 Susan Olson, actress (Cindy-Brady Bunch), born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1961-08-22 Debbi Peterson, rock drummer (Bangles-Eternal Flame), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1961-09-11 Elizabeth Daily, American actress and singer (Buttercup-The Powerpuff Girls), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1961-09-17 Pamela Ann Melroy, Palo Alto California, Major USAF/astronaut (sk:STS 92)
  • 1961-09-18 Sharon Barrett, LPGA golfer (1993 Nabisco Dinah Shore-22nd), born in San Diego, California
  • 1961-09-23 William C McCool, Lt Cmdr USN/astronaut, born in San Diego, California
  • 1961-09-25 Heather Locklear, actress (T J Hooker, Dynasty), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1961-09-28 Michael-James Wixted, actor (Smith Family), born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1961-10-09 Jean Sagal, actress (Kate-Double Trouble, Grease 2), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1961-10-09 Liz Sagal, actress (Allison-Double Trouble, Grease 2), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1961-11-01 Kim Krizan, California, writer/actress (Slacker, Dazed & Confused)
  • 1961-11-10 Ramona Pagel, shot putter, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1961-12-07 Mary Beth Evans, actress (Katherine Ashton-Gen Hospital), born in Pasadena, California
  • 1961-12-09 Joe Lando, actor (Byron Sully-Dr Quinn), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1961-12-10 Nia Peeples, [Vernia], dancer/host (Fame, Party Machine), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1961-12-14 Jeff Robinson, American baseball player (Det, Balt), born in Ventura, California, (d. 2014)
  • 1961-12-26 Tahnee Welch, [La Tahn Renee Welch], actress (Cocoon), born in San Diego, California
  • 1961-12-28 Heather Hafner, WPVA volleyballer (National-7th-90), born in Santa Barbara, California
  • 1962-01-04 Patrick Cassidy, actor/composer (Fever Pitch, Off the Wall), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1962-01-27 James F Doehring, shot putter (Olympics-silver-1992), born in Santa Barbara, California
  • 1962-02-05 Jennifer Jason Leigh [Morrow], American actress (Single White Female, Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1962-02-10 Cliff Burton, bass guitarist (Metallica), born in Castro Valley, California (d. 1986)
  • 1962-02-11 Scott Kolden, Torrance California, actor (Scott-Me & the Champ)
  • 1962-02-18 Julie Strain, Concord California, actress (Witchcraft IV)
  • 1962-03-01 Mark Gardner, pitcher (SF Giants), born in Los Angeles, California

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1962-03-12 Darryl Strawberry, baseball right fielder (Mets, Dodgers, Yankees), born in Los Angeles, California

Baseball Player Darryl Strawberry
Baseball Player
Darryl Strawberry
  • 1962-03-30 M C Hammer, [Stanley Kirk Burrell], rapper (Hammer Time), born in Oakland, California
  • 1962-04-07 Bonny Warner, Mount Baldy California, lugist
  • 1962-04-26 Michael Damian, singer (Rock on)/actor (Young & Restless), born in San Diego, California
  • 1962-04-27 PattiSue Plumer, Covina, California, American 3k runner (Gold-Seattle '90)
  • 1962-05-01 Paula Weishoff, volleyballer (Oly-Sil-84, br-92, 96), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1962-05-04 Tracy Vaccaro, playmate (October, 1983), born in Glendale, California
  • 1962-05-12 Mark Bradshaw, Happy Camp California, diver (Olympics-96)
  • 1962-05-18 Mike Whitmarsh, beach volleyballer (Olympics-silver-96), born in San Diego, California
  • 1962-05-29 Eric Davis, outfielder (Cincinnati Reds), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1962-06-19 Ken Tohill, American jockey, born in Pleasanton, California

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1962-06-19 Paula Abdul, American singer-songwriter, choreographer (Straight Up) and TV personality (American Idol), born in San Fernando, California

Singer & Judge of American Idol Paula Abdul
Singer & Judge of American Idol
Paula Abdul
  • 1962-06-21 Marc Copage, actor (Corey Baker-Julia), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1962-07-12 Stein Jorgesen, sprint kayak (Olympics-96), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1962-07-19 Anthony Edwards, actor (It Takes Two, Dr Greene-ER), born in Santa Barbara, California
  • 1962-07-19 Brad Wilson, Pomona California, Canadian Tour golfer (1993 9 Pro-Am)
  • 1962-08-02 Cynthia Stevenson, American actress (Bob, Hope & Gloria), born in Oakland, California
  • 1962-08-20 Duffy James Joseph Waldorf Jr, PGA golfer (1995 LaCantera Tx), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1962-08-20 Loretta Alderete, LPGA golfer (1992 Oldsmobile-14th), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1962-08-20 Robert Meyer, Canadian Tour golfer (1994 Morningstar), born in Sacramento, California
  • 1962-08-27 Scott Davis, tennis star, born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1962-09-11 Kristy McNichol, actress (Buddy-Family, Barbara-Empty Nest), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1962-09-28 Anne-Marie Fox, playmate (Feb, 1982), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1962-10-10 Rex J Walheim, Redwood City California, Capt USAF/astronaut
  • 1962-10-11 Leslie Landon, actress (Etta Plum-Little House on Prairie), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1962-10-15 Susan DeMattei, cyclist (Olympics-bronze-96), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1962-10-22 Gayle Stammer, Livermore California, beach volleyballer (Olympics-96)
  • 1962-10-25 Darlene Vogel, American actress ( Pacific Blue), born in Modesto, California
  • 1962-10-28 Daphne Zuniga, actress (Jo Reynolds-Melrose Place, Spaceballs), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1962-10-30 Mark Portugal, pitcher (Cincinnati Reds), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1962-11-02 Donna Spangler, wrestler (Coal Miner's Daughter-GLOW), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1962-11-17 Eric Olson, actor (Apple's Way), born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1962-11-19 Jodie [Alicia Christian] Foster, American actress (Taxi Driver, The Accused), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1962-12-05 Connie Needham Newton, Anaheim California, actress (Elizabeth-8 is Enough)
  • 1962-12-12 Tracy Austin, Rolling Hills California, tennis pro (US Open 1979, 81)
  • 1963-01-20 Scott Fisher, Australian basketball forward (Oly-96), born in San Jose, California
  • 1963-02-13 Roberta Vasquez, playmate (November, 1984), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1963-03-03 Elizabeth Chavez, WPVA volleyballer (US Open-13th-91), born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1963-04-24 Billy Gould, rock bassist (Faith No More), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1963-04-27 Schae Harrison, Orange California, actress (Darla-Bold & Beautiful)
  • 1963-05-02 Brian Tochi, actor (Dr Alan Poe-St Elsewhere, Renegades), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1963-05-15 Grant Herslov, actor (Wayne-Spencer, Under One Roof), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1963-05-20 Brian Nash, actor (Joel-Please Don't Eat Daisies), born in Glendale, California
  • 1963-06-13 Bettina Bunge, Switz, tennis player (Virginia Slims of California 1983)
  • 1963-06-15 Helen Hunt, actress (Jamie-Mad About You, Twister), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1963-07-01 Roddy Bottum, rock keyboardist (Faith No More-Real Thing), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1963-07-08 Bob Ctvrtlik, volleyball outsider (Oly-G-88, B-92, 96), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1963-07-12 Norman Alvis, Fair Oaks California, cyclist (Olympics-96)
  • 1963-07-19 Marla Duncan, Fairfield California, Miss Northern California fitness (1990)
  • 1963-07-30 Lisa Kudrow, Encino California, actress (Phoebe-Friends, Romy & Michele)

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1963-08-03 James Hetfield, American heavy metal rocker (Metallica-Helpless), born in Downey, California

Metallica Rocker James Hetfield
Metallica Rocker
James Hetfield
  • 1963-08-19 John Stamos, Cypress California, actor (General Hospital, Full House)
  • 1963-08-27 Patty Duffek, Woodland Hills California, playmate (May, 1984)
  • 1963-08-28 Regina Marie Jacobs, 800m/1500m runner (Olympics-10th-1996), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1963-09-05 Brandon Krovoza, American canoeist (alt-Olympics-96), born in Newport Beach, California
  • 1963-09-21 Cecil Fielder, infielder (Detroit Tigers, NY Yankees), born in Los Angeles, California

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1963-10-01 Mark McGwire, MLB 1st baseman (AL rookie of year 1988, Oakland A's, St. Louis Cardinals), born in Pomona, California

MLB First Baseman Mark McGwire
MLB First Baseman
Mark McGwire
  • 1963-10-04 Patti Berendt, LPGA golfer (1995 Star Bank Classic-24th), born in San Diego, California
  • 1963-10-19 Brian H Henniger, PGA golfer (1994 Deposit Guaranty), born in Sacramento, California
  • 1963-10-22 Brian Boitano, Mountainview California, figure skater (Olympic-gold-1988)
  • 1963-10-25 Tracy Nelson, California, American actress (Glitter, Square Pegs, Father Dowling)
  • 1963-10-30 Todd Sand, pairs skaters (Olympics-1994), born in Burbank, California
  • 1963-11-02 Susie Scott, playmate (May, 1983), born in San Diego, California
  • 1963-11-05 Tatum O'Neal, Los Aangeles California, actress (Paper Moon, Little Darlings) and ex-wife of John McEnroe
  • 1963-11-12 Laurie Brower, LPGA golfer (1994 Lady Keystone-9th), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1963-11-15 Michele McAnany, female infielder (Colo Silver Bullets), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1963-12-03 Steve Hegg, Dana Point California, road cyclist (Olympics-16th-84, 96)
  • 1963-12-10 Doug Henry, pitcher (NY Mets), born in Sacramento, California
  • 1963-12-16 Benjamin Bratt, California, actor (Det Reynaldo Curtis-Law & Order)
  • 1963-12-18 Lori McNeil, tennis star (1995 Oakland doubles), born in San Diego, California
  • 1963-12-20 Karen Moncrieff, actress (Xtro 3, Days of Our Lives), born in Sacramento, California
  • 1964-01-03 Cheryl Miller, Riverside California, basketball player (Olympic-gold-1984)
  • 1964-01-05 John Erickson, Woodland Hills California, golfer (1991 Windsor Charity)
  • 1964-01-13 Penelope Ann Miller, actress (Kindergarden Cop) [or Feb 13], born in Los Angeles, California

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1964-01-23 Mariska Hargitay, American actress (Law and Order: Special Victims Unit), born in Santa Monica, California


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