Massachusetts in History (Part 4)

Massachusetts: Boston - Lowell - Springfield, MA - Worcester

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 301 - 400 of 414

  • 1949-03-26 Fran Sheehan, American rock bassist (Boston-More than a Feeling), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1949-04-28 Jerome "Jay" Apt, astronaut (STS 37, 47, 59, 79), born in Springfield, Massachusetts
  • 1949-05-03 Albert Sacco Jr, PhD/astronaut (STS 73), born in Boston, Massachusetts

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1949-06-22 Elizabeth Warren, American academic and US Senator (D-Massachusetts), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

US Senator Elizabeth Warren
US Senator
Elizabeth Warren
  • 1949-08-15 Kate Taylor, American singer-songwriter (It's in His Kiss), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1949-08-17 Sib Hashian, rock drummer (Boston), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1950-01-29 Ann Jillian, actress (Mr Mom, Jennifer Slept Here), born in Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • 1950-08-11 Erik Brann, rock guitarist (Iron Butterfly) (d. 2003), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1950-09-10 Joe Perry, Lawrence, Massachusetts, American rock guitarist (Aerosmith-Walk this Way)
  • 1950-10-30 Louise Duart, comedienne (Paramount Comedy Theater # 5), born in Quincy, Massachusetts
  • 1950-11-03 James Rothman, American Biochemist and Nobel Laureate (2013) for work on vesicle vesicle trafficking, born in Haverhill Massachusetts
  • 1950-11-21 Livingston Taylor, rocker (I Will be in Love With You), born in Boston, Massachusetts

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1951-03-17 Kurt Russell, actor (Thing, Overboard, Mean Seasons), born in Springfield, Massachusetts

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1951-03-24 Pat Bradley, LPGA golfer (1981 US Women's Open), born in Westford, Massachusetts

LPGA Golfer Pat Bradley
LPGA Golfer
Pat Bradley
  • 1951-06-07 Anne Twomey, actress (Secret, Deadly Friend, Imagemaker), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1951-11-29 Barry Goudreau, rock guitarist (Boston), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1952-09-24 Joseph P Kennedy II, (Rep-D-Massachusetts)
  • 1953-06-20 Brian J Duffy, Major USAF/astronaut (STS 45, 57, 72, sk:92), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1953-09-16 Lenny Clarke, actor (Officer Hampton-John Larroquette Show), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1953-12-14 Joe Toplyn, comedic writer (Late Night with David Letterman), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1953-12-31 James Remar, actor (48 Hours, Rent-a-Cop, Cotton Club), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1954-05-05 Angelo Kimball, rock guitarist (Face To Face), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1954-10-15 Jere Burns, actor (Something So Right, Kirk-Dear John), born in Cambridge, Massachusetts

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1954-10-25 Mike Eruzione, American ice hockey player (Olympic Gold Medal 1980), born in Winthrop, Massachusetts

Ice Hockey Player Mike Eruzione
Ice Hockey Player
Mike Eruzione
  • 1955-02-07 Rolf Benirschke, NFL place kicker/TV host (Wheel of Fortune), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1955-03-02 Dale Bozzio, vocalist (Missing Persons-Destination Unknown), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1955-05-11 Mark Herndon, country drummer (Alabama-Take Me Down), born in Springfield, Massachusetts
  • 1956-01-21 Geena Davis, American actress (Beetlejuice, Fly), born in Wareham, Massachusetts
  • 1956-03-31 Bruce Sinofsky, American documentary film director (Brothers Keeper), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 2015)
  • 1956-07-31 Deval Patrick, 71st Governor of Massachusetts
  • 1957-05-25 Hillary Bailey Smith, actress (Nora-One Life to Live), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1957-08-18 Denis Leary, american actor/comic (Rescue Me), born in Worcester, Massachusetts
  • 1958-04-07 Alexandra Neil, actress (Rose-Guiding Light), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1959-05-06 Kate Collins, actress (Natalie Hunter-All My Children), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1960-01-06 Paul Azinger, American PGA golfer, born in Holyoke, Massachusetts
  • 1960-08-03 Tim Mayotte, tennis player (Olympic-silver-1988), born in Springfield, Massachusetts
  • 1960-11-22 Tommy Masters, Nike golfer (1994 NIKE Carolina-50th), born in Framingham, Massachusetts
  • 1961-07-26 Gary Cherone, heavy metal vocalist (Extreme-More Than Words), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1962-03-25 Marcia Cross, American television actress (Melrose Place), born in Marlborough, Massachusetts
  • 1962-08-13 John Slattery, American actor (Mad Men, The Adjustment Bureau), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1963-03-10 Jasmine Guy, actress (Whitley-Different World), born in Boston, Massachusetts

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1963-04-14 Meg Mallon, American LPGA golfer (1991 US Women's Open), born in Natick, Massachusetts

LPGA Golfer Meg Mallon
LPGA Golfer
Meg Mallon

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1963-04-18 Conan Chris O'Brien, American TV host (Late Night), born in Brookline, Massachusetts

TV Host Conan O'Brien
TV Host
Conan O'Brien
  • 1963-07-01 Edward Tsang Lu, astronaut (STS 84), born in Springfield, Massachusetts
  • 1963-07-24 Paul Geary, heavy metal drummer (Extreme-More Than Words), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1963-08-30 Michael Chiklis, American actor (Commish, The Shield), born in Lowell, Massachusetts
  • 1963-09-05 Kristian Alfonso, Brockton, Massachusetts, American actress (Days of Lives, Falcon Crest)
  • 1963-11-19 Justine Greiner, playmate (February, 1984), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1964-08-17 Pete McCutcheon, Canadian Tour golfer (1993 Quebec Open), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1965-02-03 Maura Tierney, actress (Lisa-Newsradio), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1965-02-24 Jane Swift, former acting Governor of Massachusetts
  • 1965-03-17 Caitlin Bilodeaux, US fencer (Olympic-92), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1965-03-31 Tom Barrasso, NHL goalie (Pitts Penguins), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1965-04-04 Black Francis [Charles Thompson], American singer/songwriter (Pixies), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1965-08-05 Jeff Coffin, American saxophonist, born in Massachusetts
  • 1965-12-14 Ken Hill, Lynn, Massachusetts, American MLB pitcher (Montreal Expos)
  • 1965-12-31 Michelle Dobek, golfer (1995 GHP Heartland Classic-45th), born in Holyoke, Massachusetts
  • 1966-02-04 Marissa Laakso, Miss Mass-America (1991), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1966-03-03 Wendy Fletcher, WPVA volleyballer (National-5th-1993), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1966-09-27 Stephanie D Wilson, astronaut, born in Boston, Massachusetts

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1967-07-25 Matt LeBlanc, American actor (Joey Tribbiani-Friends), born in Newton, Massachusetts

  • 1967-09-18 Ricky Bell, rock vocalist (New Edition, Bell Biv Devoe), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1967-11-17 Ronnie Devoe, vocals (New Edition, Bell Div Devoe-Candy Girl), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1968-03-06 Connie Britton, actress (Nikki-Spin City), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1968-04-14 Anthony Michael Hall, American actor (SNL, Breakfast Club), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1968-05-16 Ralph Tresvant, singer (New Editon), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1968-05-27 Jeff Bagwell, infielder (Houston Astros), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1968-06-04 Scott Wolf, actor (Broken Arrow, Party of 5), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1968-08-10 Michael Bivins, rock vocalist (New Edition, Bell Biv Devoe), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1969-05-14 David William Wood, rocker (New Kids-Lovin' You Forever), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1969-05-17 Paige Turco, actress (Melanie-Guiding Light), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1969-08-16 Becky Delos Santos, playmate (April, 1994), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1969-08-17 Donald E Wahlberg Jr, rocker (New Kids-Hangin' Tough), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1969-08-19 Matthew Perry, Canadian/American actor (Chandler Bing on Friends), born in Williamstown, Massachusetts
  • 1969-10-29 Peter Breen, American dance skater, born in Brockton, Massachusetts
  • 1969-11-10 Ellen Pompeo, American actress (Grey's Anatomy), born in Everett, Massachusetts
  • 1969-11-29 Jonathan Knight, American pop singer (New Kids on the Block), born in Worcester, Massachusetts
  • 1970-01-17 Jeremy Roenick, NHL center (Team USA, Blackhawks, Coyotes), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1970-01-23 Mark Wohlers, pitcher (Atlanta Braves), born in Holyoke, Massachusetts
  • 1970-03-07 Jacquelyn Doucette, Miss Massachusetts USA (1996)
  • 1970-04-11 Joe Vitiello, infielder (KC Royals), born in Cambridge, Massachusetts

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1970-04-29 Uma Thurman, actress (Baron Munchausen, Pulp Fiction), born in Boston, Massachusetts

Actress Uma Thurman
Actress
Uma Thurman

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1970-10-08 Matt Damon, American actor (Good Will Hunting, Ocean's trilogy, Bourne trilogy), born in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Actor Matt Damon
Actor
Matt Damon
  • 1971-04-03 Peter Schwab, rower (Olympics-1996), born in Boston, Massachusetts

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1971-06-05 Mark Wahlberg, rap singer (Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch) and actor (Boogie Nights, The Departed), born in Boston, Massachusetts

Actor & Former Rapper Mark Wahlberg
Actor & Former Rapper
Mark Wahlberg
  • 1971-09-13 Ted Drury, US hockey forward (Olympics-1994), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1971-10-02 Jair Lynch, gymnast (Olympics-silver-96), born in Amherst, Massachusetts
  • 1971-10-30 Edward "Ted" Murphy, rower (Olympics-5th-1996), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1971-11-13 John Francis Zingg, rocker (4 Fun-Unbelievable Fun Boys), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1971-11-21 Dahlia Salem, actress (Sofia Carlino-Another World), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1972-03-23 Jennifer K Chapman, Miss USA-Massachusetts (1997)
  • 1972-03-28 Jonathan Edwards, doubles luger (Olympics-1994), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1972-04-21 Lori Flick, Miss America-Massachusetts (1997), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1972-04-27 Maura West, actress (As the World Turns), born in Springfield, Massachusetts
  • 1972-07-12 Travis Best, American basketball player (1995-2002 Indiana Pacers), born in Springfield, Massachusetts
  • 1972-10-14 Erika de Lone, tennis star (1996 Futures-Wilmington DE), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1972-10-24 Louis Michael Anthony Sassin, rocker (4 Fun-Unbelievable Fun), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1973-02-24 James Michael Kennedy, rocker (4 Fun-Unbelievable Fun Boys), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1974-01-25 Jonathan Bryan Colling, rocker (4 Fun-Unbelievable Fun Boys), born in Boston, Massachusetts

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1974-02-10 Elizabeth Banks, American actress (The 40-Year-Old Virgin, Man on a Ledge), born in Pittsfield, Massachusetts


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