Californian History (Part 9)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 801 - 900 of 1,777

  • 1953-01-19 Desi Arnaz Jr, actor (Craig-Here's Lucy, Fakeout, Joyride), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1953-02-06 Susie Hutchison, Flintridge California, equestrian show jumper (Olymp-96)
  • 1953-02-07 Dan Quisenberry, American baseball player, born in Santa Monica, California, (d. 1998)
  • 1953-02-11 Philip Anglim, actor (Dane-Thorn Birds), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1953-02-12 Joanna Kerns, [de Varona], actress (Maggie-Growing Pains), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1953-02-16 Roberta Williams, video game designer (Mystery House, Sierra Entertainment), born in La Verne, California
  • 1953-03-04 Kay Lenz, actress (Moving Violations, Rich Man Poor Man), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1953-03-07 Kathleen Sullivan, newscaster (E!), born in Pasadena, California
  • 1953-03-13 Deborah Raffin, actress (Ransom, Demon, 40 Carats), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1953-03-31 Sean Hopper, California, rock keyboardist (Huey Lewis & The News)
  • 1953-04-21 Edward Ray Fiori, PGA golfer (1979 Southern Open), born in Lynwood, California
  • 1953-05-11 David Gest, American television producer, born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2016)
  • 1953-05-16 Richard Page, rocker (Mr Mister), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1953-05-17 George Johnson, rocker (Brothers Johnson), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1953-05-17 Kathleen Sullivan, newscaster (ABC-TV, CBS Morning Show), born in Pasadena, California
  • 1953-05-25 Rich Alves, Pleasanton California, singer (Pirates of Miss-Fred Jake)

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1953-05-29 Danny Elfman, American composer (The Simspons Theme), born in Los Angeles, California

Composer Danny Elfman
Composer
Danny Elfman
  • 1953-06-02 Craig Robert Stadler, PGA golfer (Masters 1982), born in San Diego, California
  • 1953-06-05 Kathleen Kennedy, American film producer (E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial, Jurassic Park), born in Berkeley, California
  • 1953-06-06 Ken Calvert, (Rep-R-California)
  • 1953-07-15 Cathy Larmouth Torrance California, playmate (Jun, 1981)
  • 1953-08-14 James Horner, American film composer (Titanic, Apollo 13, Casper), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2015)
  • 1953-08-31 Marcia Clark, [Kleks], LA DA (O.J. Simpson Case), born in Berkeley, California
  • 1953-09-10 Amy Irving, actress (Yentl, Carrie, Crossing Delancy), born in Palo Alto, California
  • 1953-09-13 Taryn Power, daughter of Tyrone Power/actress (Maria), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1953-09-27 Benjamin Gene Brown, 4X400 runner (Olympic-gold-1976), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1953-09-27 Heather Watts, ballerina (Dancing on My Grave), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1953-10-05 Russell Mael, [Dwight Russel Day], California, rock vocalist (Sparks)
  • 1953-10-16 Tony Carey, rocker, born in Fresno, California

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1953-10-20 Keith Hernandez, MLB 1st baseman (St Louis Cardinals, NY Mets), born in San Francisco, California

MLB First Baseman Keith Hernandez
MLB First Baseman
Keith Hernandez
  • 1953-11-30 Shuggie Otis, American singer-songwriter, born in Los Angeles California
  • 1953-12-17 Barry Livingston, actor (Ernie-My 3 Sons), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1953-12-25 Dave Wasick, American NFL player, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1954-01-13 Vicki McCarty, playmate (Sep, 1979), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1954-01-17 Janet Dykman, Monterey Park California, archer (Olympics-1996)
  • 1954-01-19 Katey Sagal, singer/actress (Peggy Bundy-Married With Children), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1954-01-22 Chris Lemmon, actor (Brothers & Sisters, Duet) [or Jun 22], born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1954-02-01 Billy Mumy, California, actor (Will Robinson-Lost in Space, Dear Brigitte)
  • 1954-02-07 Miguel Ferrer, actor (Robocop, NCIS LA), born in Santa Monica, California (d. 2017)
  • 1954-03-24 Robert Carradine, actor (Slim-The Cowboys, Wavelength), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1954-04-01 Jeff Porcaro, drummer/percussionist (Toto-Roxanne, Africa), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1954-04-05 Stan Ridgway, American singer-songwriter (Wall Of Voodoo), born in Bartsow, California
  • 1954-04-17 Kim Tyler, actress (Kyle-Please Don't Eat Daisies), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1954-06-02 Dennis Haysbert, American actor (Allstate Insurance, The Unit), born in San Mateo, California
  • 1954-07-29 Flo Hyman, Inglewood California, volleyball player (Olympic-silver-1984)
  • 1954-08-21 Steve Smith, rock drummer (Journey), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1954-09-07 Corbin Bernsen, North actor (Arnie Becker-LA Law), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1954-09-30 Barry Williams, actor (Greg-Brady Bunch), born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1954-09-30 Patrice Rushen, rock vocalist, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1954-10-02 Lani O'Grady, actress (Mary-8 is Enough), born in Walnut Creek, California
  • 1954-10-03 Dennis Eckersley, pitcher (St Louis Cardinals), born in Oakland, California
  • 1954-10-08 Michael Dudikoff, Redondo Beach, California, American actor (American Ninja, TRON)
  • 1954-10-24 Doug Davidson, actor (Paul Williams-Young & Restless), born in Glendale, California
  • 1954-11-03 Kevin P Chilton, Lt Col USAF/Astronaut (STS 49, 59, 76), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1954-11-10 Mario Cipollina, California, rock bassist (Huey Lewis & The News)
  • 1954-11-19 Kathleen Quinlan, California, actress (Never Promised You a Rose Garden)
  • 1954-11-20 Steve Dahl, California, Chicago's anti-disco DJ (WLS-FM)
  • 1954-12-23 Brian Teacher, tennis star, born in San Diego, California
  • 1954-12-29 Roger Voudouris, rock vocalist, born in Sacramento, California

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1955-01-18 Kevin Costner, American actor (Fandango, Silverado, Bull Durham), born in Los Angeles, California

  • 1955-01-18 Mable Fergerson, 4x400m runner (Olympic-silver-1972), born in Los Angeles, California

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1955-02-24 Steve Jobs, American computer entrepreneur and co-founder of Apple (d. 2011), born in San Francisco, California

Apple Co-founder Steve Jobs
Apple Co-founder
Steve Jobs
  • 1955-03-21 Jean Marie Hon, actress (Jane-Man From Atlantis), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1955-03-23 Cindy Olavarri, Pleasant Hills California, cyclist (7-Eleven team)
  • 1955-04-13 Louis Johnson, rock bassist/vocalist (Brothers Johnson), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1955-05-27 Bill Malley, Nike golfer (1991 El Paso Open-30th), born in Oakland, California
  • 1955-06-07 Joey Scarbury, Ontario California, singer (Greatest American Hero)
  • 1955-06-14 Kim Lankford, Montebello California, actress (Gingers-Knots Landing)
  • 1955-06-14 Michael D. Duvall, California State Assemblyman
  • 1955-06-21 Leigh J McCloskey, actor (Dallas, Executive Suite, Gen Hosp), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1955-06-25 Michael Sabatino, California, actor (Days of Our Life, Bold & Beautiful)
  • 1955-07-03 Marc Bonilla, American guitarist (Keith Emerson Band), born in Contra Costa, California
  • 1955-08-08 Branscombe Richmond, American actor (Renegade, Commando), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1955-08-15 Larry Mathews, actor (Ritchie-Dick Van Dyke Show), born in Burbank, California
  • 1955-08-17 Kevin Welch, California, country songwriter/actor (Thing Called Love)
  • 1955-09-17 Scott William Simpson, PGA golfer (1987 US Open), born in San Diego, California
  • 1955-09-29 Vicki Fergon, LPGA golfer (1979 Lady Stroh's), born in Palo Alto, California
  • 1955-10-02 Kathryn Morrison playmate (May, 1978), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1955-10-17 Sam Bottoms, actor (Prime Risk, Savages), born in Santa Barbara, California
  • 1955-10-26 Stephen K Robinson, PhD/astronaut (STS 85, sk:95), born in Sacramento, California
  • 1955-11-02 Mark Reynolds, star sailor (Olymp-8th-1988, 92, 96), born in San Diego, California
  • 1955-11-05 Kris Jenner, American TV personality (Keeping Up with the Kardashians), born in San Diego, California
  • 1955-12-02 Dennis Christopher, actor (Breaking Away, California Dreaming), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1956-01-03 Willy T. Ribbs, American race car driver, San Jose California
  • 1956-01-09 Kimberly Beck Hilton, actress (Kim-Peyton Place), born in Glendale, California
  • 1956-01-17 Mitch Vogel, American actor (Jamie-Bonanza), born in Alhambra, California

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1956-02-24 Eddie Murray, 1st baseman (Orioles, Dodgers, Cleve Indians), born in Los Angeles, California

MLB First Baseman Eddie Murray
MLB First Baseman
Eddie Murray

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1956-03-07 Bryan Cranston, American actor (Breaking Bad, Malcolm in the Middle), born in Canoga Park, California

  • 1956-04-17 Pillow, [Therese Joan Bell], California, bodybuilder (Gold Classic 1983)
  • 1956-05-08 Jeff Madrigali, soling sailor (Olymp-bronze-96), born in Walnut Creek, California
  • 1956-05-22 Douglas Heyes Jr, actor (Captains & Kings, Aspen), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1956-06-01 Robin Mattson, actress (Janet Green-All My Children), born in Los Angeles, California

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1956-06-26 Chris Isaak, American rock singer-songwriter (Wicked Game), born in Stockton, California

Singer Chris Isaak
Singer
Chris Isaak
  • 1956-07-01 Lorna Patterson, Whittier California, actress (Airplane, Pvt Benjamin)
  • 1956-07-08 Millard Frank Hampton, 4x100m runner (Olympic-gold-1976), born in Fresno, California

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1956-07-09 Tom Hanks, American actor (Bossom Buddies, Forrest Gump, Philadelphia), born in Concord, California

Actor Tom Hanks
Actor
Tom Hanks

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1956-08-05 Maureen McCormick, American actress (Marcia-Brady Bunch), born in Encino, California

  • 1956-08-06 Stepfanie Kramer, American actress (Claudia-We Got it Made, Hunter), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1956-09-23 Maren Jensen, Arcadia California, actress (Athena-Battlestar Galactica)
  • 1956-10-13 Chris Carter, American television producer (The X-Files), born in Bellflower, California

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