Florida in History (Part 3)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 201 - 300 of 302

  • 1967-02-23 Gord Murphy, Willowdale, NHL defenseman (Florida Panthers)
  • 1967-03-20 Dana Rinehart Dalton, Miss Florida-America (1991), born in Orlando, Florida
  • 1967-06-04 Rick Wilkins, American baseball catcher (Houston Astros), born in Jacksonville, Florida

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1967-08-09 Deion Sanders, American NFL corner-back/wide receiver and MLB player (Dallas Cowboys and NY Yankees), born in Fort Myers, Florida

NFL Legend Deion Sanders
NFL Legend
Deion Sanders
  • 1967-09-03 Luis Gonzalez, outfielder (Chicago Cubs), born in Tampa, Florida

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1967-10-31 Vanilla Ice, American rapper (Ice Ice Baby) and actor (Cool as Ice), born in Miami, Florida

Rapper Vanilla Ice
Rapper
Vanilla Ice
  • 1967-12-07 Tino Martinez, 1st baseman (Seattle Mariner, NY Yankees), born in Tampa, Florida
  • 1968-03-21 Johan Garpenlov, NHL left wing (Florida Panthers), born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • 1968-08-28 Tom Fitzgerald, Melrose, NHL right wing (Florida Panthers)
  • 1968-09-25 Reggie Jefferson, 1st baseman (Cin, Cleve, Sea, Bos), born in Tallahassee, Florida
  • 1968-11-13 Mark Fitzpatrick, NHL goalie (Florida Panthers), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1968-11-21 Antonio Tarver, light heavyweight boxer (Olympics-br-96), born in Orlando, Florida
  • 1968-12-11 Derek Bell, American baseball outfielder (Houston Astros), born in Tampa, Florida
  • 1968-12-13 Shaun Stafford, Ocala Florida, tennis star (1992 Taipei)
  • 1968-12-27 Dean Palmer, infielder (Texas Rangers), born in Tallahassee, Florida
  • 1969-01-02 Robert Svehla, Martin Cze, NHL defenseman (Florida Panthers, Slovakia)
  • 1969-01-16 Roy Jones, Light-MW boxer (Olympic-silver-1988), born in Pensacola, Florida
  • 1969-01-22 Christina Marie Leardini, playmate (Apr, 1991), born in St Petersburg, Florida
  • 1969-02-02 Jody Hull, Cambridge, NHL right wing (Florida Panthers)
  • 1969-03-07 Geoff Smith, Edmonton, NHL defenseman (Florida Panthers)
  • 1969-04-04 Carlos Reyes, pitcher (Oakland A's), born in Miami, Florida
  • 1969-04-30 Dexter Rogers, volleyball opposite hitter (Oly-96), born in St Petersburg, Florida

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1969-05-15 Emmitt Smith, American NFL running back (Dallas Cowboys, 3-time NFL rushing leader), born in Pensacola, Florida

American Football Player Emmitt Smith
American Football Player
Emmitt Smith
  • 1969-06-27 Mark Telerico, Canadian Tour golfer (1994 S Florida), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1969-07-27 Jason Woolley, NHL defenseman (Florida Panthers), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1969-08-13 Alex Fernandez, pitcher (Chicago White Sox), born in Miami, Florida
  • 1969-10-07 Brent Dorman, Ocala Florida, Canadian Tour golfer
  • 1969-10-25 Larry Thomas, pitcher (Chicago White Sox), born in Miami, Florida
  • 1969-11-18 Cheryl Bachman, playmate (October, 1991), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • 1969-11-18 Lee Anne Ketcham, female pitcher (Silver Bullets), born in Tallahassee, Florida
  • 1969-12-30 Michelle McGann, golfer (1995 Sara Lee Classic), born in West Palm Beach, Florida
  • 1970-05-23 Ricky Gutierrez, infielder (Houston Astros), born in Miami, Florida
  • 1970-07-05 Doug Bochtler, pitcher (San Diego Padres), born in West Palm Beach, Florida
  • 1970-08-17 Jim Courier, Sanford Florida, tennis champ (1990, 91 French)
  • 1970-09-15 Danny Ellis, golfer (All-American-1990, 92, 93), born in Orlando, Florida
  • 1970-09-26 Paul Laus, Beamsville, NHL defenseman (Florida Panthers)
  • 1970-10-29 Dan Ratushny, Nepean, NHL defenseman (Florida Panthers)
  • 1970-12-25 Stu Barnes, Spruce Grove, NHL center (Florida Panthers)
  • 1971-03-02 Amber Smith, actress (Faithful, Funeral, Mirror Has 2 Faces), born in Tampa, Florida

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1971-03-31 Pavel Bure, NHL left wing (Vancouver Canucks, Florida Panthers), born in Minsk, Soviet Union

Ice Hockey Great Pavel Bure
Ice Hockey Great
Pavel Bure
  • 1971-04-19 Otis Scott, 400m/800m runner, born in Gainesville, Florida
  • 1971-04-30 Ryan Hawblitzel, pitcher (Colorado Rockies), born in West Palm Beach, Florida
  • 1971-05-17 Bill Lindsay, Big Fork, NHL left wing (Florida Panthers)
  • 1971-05-28 Marco Rubio, US politician (Senate-R-Florida, 2011-), born in Miami, Florida
  • 1971-06-03 Carl Everett, outfielder (NY Mets), born in Tampa, Florida
  • 1971-08-15 Priscilla Taylor, playmate (Mar, 1996), born in Miami, Florida
  • 1971-10-15 Angelia Savage, Miss USA-Florida (1997, top 6)
  • 1971-11-09 David Robert Duval, PGA golfer (1995 Bob Hope), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • 1971-12-08 James Stewart, NFL running back (Minnesota Vikings), born in Vero Beach, Florida
  • 1971-12-16 Kristen Kane, diver (Olympics-96), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • 1972-02-28 Melisa Moses, diver (Olympics-4th-96), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • 1972-03-29 Alex Ochoa, outfielder (NY Mets), born in Miami, Florida
  • 1972-03-29 John Rothell, Titusville Florida, 400m hurdler
  • 1972-05-02 Jill Savery, synchronized swimmer (Olympics-gold-96), born in Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • 1972-05-21 Alesha Oreskovich, playmate (Jun, 1993), born in Tampa, Florida
  • 1972-06-02 Renee Heiken, Peoria IL, LPGA golfer (1994 Florida Women's Open)
  • 1972-06-28 Marvin Jones, American NFL linebacker (NY Jets), born in Miami, Florida
  • 1972-09-03 Martin Straka, Pizen CZE, NHL forward (Team Czech Rep, Florida)
  • 1972-09-09 Mike Hampton, pitcher (Houston Astros), born in Brooksville, Florida
  • 1972-12-19 Warren Sapp, American NFL Hall of Fame defensive tackle (Tampa Bay Bucs), born in Orlando, Florida
  • 1973-03-06 Brian Olson, middleweight (189 lbs) judoka (Oly-96), born in Tallahassee, Florida
  • 1973-04-08 Alex Gonzalez, infielder (Toronto Blue Jays), born in Miami, Florida
  • 1973-05-11 Patrick Sapp, American NFL offensive linebacker (San Diego Chargers), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • 1973-05-31 Marty Janzen, pitcher (Toronto Blue Jays), born in Miami, Florida
  • 1973-06-03 Charles Emanuel, American NFL safety (Philadelphia Eagles), born in Indiantown, Florida
  • 1974-01-20 Calvin Harrison, Orlando Florida, 200m/400m runner
  • 1974-02-01 Lisa Marie Scott, playmate (Feb, 1994), born in Pensacola, Florida

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1974-03-05 Eva Mendes, American actress (Training Day, 2 Fast 2 Furious), born in Miami, Florida

Actress Eva Mendes
Actress
Eva Mendes
  • 1974-07-10 Idalmis Marina Vidal, Miss Florida USA (1996)
  • 1974-08-05 Jamie Lynn Bolding, Lakeland Florida, Miss America-Florida (1997)
  • 1974-08-25 Chris Mantilla, diver (Olympics-96), born in West Palm Beach, Florida
  • 1974-12-28 Rob Niedermayer, Cassiar, NHL center (Florida Panthers)
  • 1975-04-10 Steve Washburn, NHL center (Florida Panthers), born in Ottawa, Ontario

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1975-05-15 Ray Lewis, American football linebacker (Baltimore Ravens), born in Bartow, Florida

NFL Legend Ray Lewis
NFL Legend
Ray Lewis
  • 1975-07-05 Todd Macdonald, Charlestown, NHL goalie (Florida Panthers)
  • 1976-01-27 Rhett Warrener, Shaunavon, NHL defenseman (Florida Panthers)
  • 1976-02-18 Jason Podollan, Vernon, NHL center (Florida Panthers)
  • 1976-06-12 Kristin Alicia Beall Ludecke, Miss America-Florida (1996), born in Eustis, Florida
  • 1976-06-26 Ed Jovanoski, Windsor Ont, NHL defenseman (Florida Panthers)
  • 1976-08-01 David Nemirovsky, NHL right wing (Florida Panthers), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1976-09-30 Adita Linares, spanish actress (Clueless, Cookie), born in Miami, Florida
  • 1977-03-09 Radek Dvorak, Tabor Cze, NHL left wing (Florida Panthers)
  • 1977-05-28 Ashley Ryan Ruiz Offord, singer (Menudo-Cannonball), born in Miami, Florida

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1978-03-23 Perez Hilton, American television personality and blogger, born in Miami, Florida

Blogger & TV Personality Perez Hilton
Blogger & TV Personality
Perez Hilton
  • 1978-05-15 Krissy Taylor, American model, born in Miami, Florida (d. 1995)
  • 1978-08-01 Edgerrin James, Immokalee Florida, American football player (Indianapolis Colts)
  • 1978-12-09 Mandy James, rhythmic gymnast (US team-96), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • 1979-01-18 Kenyatta Jones, American football player, born in Gainesville, Florida
  • 1979-01-21 Kelly Gaudet, Miss Florida Teen USA (1996)
  • 1979-08-04 Brandi Siegel, rhythmic gymnast (Olympics-96), born in Miami, Florida
  • 1980-04-22 Monica Flammer, gymnast (alt-Olympics-96), born in Gainesville, Florida
  • 1980-07-12 Tina Tharp, rhythmic gymnast (Olympics-96), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • 1981-01-15 Pitbull [Armando Christian Perez], American rapper, born in Miami, Florida
  • 1981-06-15 Cristin Duren, Miss Florida Teen USA (Miss Photogenic-1997)
  • 1981-08-04 Abigail Spencer, Gulf Breeze, Florida, American actress (Cowboys & Aliens)
  • 1981-08-27 Demetria McKinney, American actress ( House of Payne), born in Fort Walton Beach, Florida
  • 1981-09-04 Lacey Sturm, American singer (Flyleaf), born in Homestead, Florida
  • 1982-05-11 Jonathan Jackson, actor (Lucky-General Hospital), born in Orlando Florida
  • 1983-04-01 Sean Taylor, American football player (Washington Redskins), born in Miami, Florida (d. 2007)
  • 1987-03-01 Sammie Bush, Boyton Beach Florida, American R&B singer ("I Like It")

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