Illinois in History (Part 2)

Historical Events

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 101 - 123 of 123

  • 1964-01-26 Cathy Podewell, American actress (Cally Harper Ewing-Dallas), born in Evanston, Illinois
  • 1964-12-23 Eddie Vedder, Evanston, Illinois, American heavy metal singer (Pearl Jam-Justine)

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1965-08-24 Marlee Matlin, American actress and the only deaf performer to win an Academy Award (Children of Lesser God), born in Morton Grove, Illinois

Deaf Actress Marlee Matlin
Deaf Actress
Marlee Matlin
  • 1966-03-04 Mike Small, Aurora Illinois, Canadian Tour golfer (1993 Emerald Coast)
  • 1968-06-04 Stacy Leigh Arthur, playmate (Jan, 1991), born in Naperville, Illinois
  • 1969-04-19 James Westphal, Oak Park Illinois, 10k runner

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1970-06-26 Chris O'Donnell, American actor (School Ties, Robin-Batman Forever), born in Winnetka, Illinois

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1970-07-08 Todd Martin, American tennis star (1988 USTA Boys' 18), born in Hinsdale, Illinois

Tennis Player Todd Martin
Tennis Player
Todd Martin
  • 1970-08-26 Melissa McCarthy, comedian and actress (Mike and Molly, Spy), born in Plainfield, Illinois
  • 1971-11-29 Bernadette Przybycien, Miss Illinois USA (1996)
  • 1973-02-08 Dave Dopek, Bolingbrook Illinois, 200m runner
  • 1973-04-26 Tracy Kathleen Hayes, Wheaton Ill, Miss America (Illinois-5th-1996)

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1973-12-28 Seth Meyers, American actor, comedian, writer and producer (Late Night with Seth Meyers, Saturday Night Live), born in Evanston,, Illinois

Comedian and Writer Seth Meyers
Comedian and Writer
Seth Meyers
  • 1974-09-10 Sandra Cacic, tennis star, born in Joliet, Illinois
  • 1975-07-03 Jennifer Salinas, Miss USA-Illinois (1997)
  • 1975-11-04 Heather Tom, actress (Victoria Howard-Young & Restless), born in Hinsdale, Illinois
  • 1977-06-29 Tania Joy Gibson, Lake Barrington Ill, Miss America-Illinois (1997)
  • 1978-07-01 Eisa Istok, Miss Illinois Teen USA (1996)
  • 1978-10-10 Autumn Waterbury, Miss Illinois Teen USA (2nd-1997)
  • 1979-12-17 Jaimee Foxworth, Belleville, Illinois, American actress (Judy Winslow-Family Matters) and porn star

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1984-04-27 Patrick Stump, American musician (Fall Out Boy), born in Evanston, Illinois

Musician Patrick Stump
Patrick Stump
  • 1985-03-01 Jeremy Jacob "J" Leman, Champaign Illinois, American Football Player
  • 1993-08-26 Keke Palmer, American actress (True Jackson, VP), born in Harvey, Illinois

Famous Weddings

Famous Deaths