Michigan in History (Part 3)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 201 - 274 of 274

  • 1962-01-19 Chris Sabo, third baseman (Cincinnati Reds, Baltimore Orioles), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1962-02-22 Lenda Murray, body builder (4X Ms Olympia), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1962-02-27 Grant Show, actor (Jack Hanson-Melrose Place), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1962-05-25 Amy Read, golfer (1994 Healthsouth Palm Beach-15th), born in Birmingham, Michigan
  • 1962-08-22 James Debarge, rock vocalist/keyboardist (Debarge), born in Grand Rapids Michigan
  • 1962-09-09 Aleta Rzepecki Sill, bowler (1983 WIBC single), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1963-01-23 Gail O'Grady, actress (Hitman, Nobody's Perfect, NYPD Blue), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1963-03-03 Kelly Miller, NHL left wing (Washington Capitals), born in Detroit, Michigan

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1963-03-04 Jason Newsted, US heavy-metal bassist (Metallica-Nothing Else Matters), born in Battle Creek, Michigan

Heavy Metal Musician Jason Newsted
Heavy Metal Musician
Jason Newsted
  • 1963-06-27 Stephen Peterson, Conn, rower (Olympics-1996), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1963-09-04 John Vanbiesbrouck, NHL goalie (Team USA, Florida), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1963-10-10 Mike Donnelly, NHL left wing (Dallas Stars), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1964-03-03 Lisa Ann Poggi, actress (Jolie-Loving), born in Grand Rapids Michigan
  • 1964-04-04 Gregory Thomas Kraft, PGA golfer (1993 Walt Disney-2nd), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1964-06-28 Susan Mascarin, tennis star, born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1964-12-30 Kris Tschetter, LPGA golfer (1992 Northgate Computer), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1965-01-03 Mark Dewey, pitcher (SF Giants), born in Grand Rapids Michigan
  • 1965-02-01 Sherilyn Fenn, actress (2 Moon Junction, Twin Peaks), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1965-02-26 Matt Jackson, Canadian Tour golfer (1994 Payless), born in Birmingham, Michigan
  • 1965-03-23 Wayne Presley, NHL right wing (Toronto Maple Leafs), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1965-11-04 Wayne Static [Wells], American musician (Static-X), born in Muskegon, Michigan (d. 2015)
  • 1966-02-04 Barry Klein, rower (Olympics-1996), born in Grand Rapids Michigan
  • 1966-04-29 John VanderWal, outfielder (Colorado Rockies), born in Grand Rapids Michigan
  • 1966-07-31 Dean Cain, actor (Clark-Lois & Clark), born in Mt Clemens, Michigan
  • 1966-09-09 Kevin Hatcher, NHL defenseman (Team USA, Dallas, Pitts), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1966-10-18 Jerod Swallow, American ice skater (1997 Nationals), born in Ann Arbor, Michigan
  • 1967-02-28 Jeff[rey] Pfaendtner, rower (Olympics-bronze-1996), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1967-03-17 Chris Luongo, NHL defenseman (NY Islanders), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1967-04-15 Suzy Green, LPGA golfer (1995 Fieldcrest Cannon-26th), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1967-05-15 John Smoltz, pitcher (Atlanta Braves, 1996 Cy Young), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1967-08-02 Aaron Krickstein, tennis player (Tel Aviv 1983), born in Ann Arbor, Michigan
  • 1967-09-19 Jim Abbott, American MLB pitcher (California Angels, NY Yankees), born in Flint, Michigan
  • 1967-09-27 Jason Dungjen, pairs skater (& Kyoko Ina), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1967-09-28 Jason Dungjen, pairs skaters (Olympics-1994), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1967-12-20 Wendy Hamilton, playmate (Dec, 1991), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1968-06-12 Scott Aldred, pitcher (Minnesota Twins), born in Flint, Michigan
  • 1968-06-23 Kent Steffes, beach volleyballer (Olympics-gold-96), born in Ann Arbor, Michigan
  • 1968-11-13 Pat Hentgen, pitcher (Toronto Blue Jays), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1968-11-23 John O'Neill, US field hockey midfielder (Olympics-96), born in Detroit, Michigan

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1968-11-24 Todd Beamer, passenger and hero on United Airlines Flight 93, born in Flint, Michigan

Passenger on United Airlines Flight 93 Todd Beamer
Passenger on United Airlines Flight 93
Todd Beamer
  • 1969-01-15 Adam Burt, NHL defenseman (Hartford Whalers), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1969-02-27 Victoria Fair, Jackson Michigan, Miss Michigan-America (1991)
  • 1969-06-24 Todd Lewis, 10k runner, born in Flint, Michigan

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1969-09-29 Kelly Robbins, LPGA golfer (1995 McDonald's LPGA), born in Mt. Pleasant, Michigan

LPGA Golfer Kelly Robbins
LPGA Golfer
Kelly Robbins
  • 1969-10-13 Tim Crabtree, pitcher (Toronto Blue Jays), born in Jackson, Michigan
  • 1970-05-13 Mark Beaufait, US hockey forward (Olympics-1994), born in Royal Oak, Michigan
  • 1970-06-19 Quincy Dushawn Watts, 400m runner, born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1971-01-23 Mark Grimmette, doubles luger (Olympics-1994), born in Ann Arbor, Michigan
  • 1971-04-21 Jennifer Reed, Miss USA-Michigan (1997)

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1971-06-22 Mary Lynn Rajskub, American actress (Chloe O'Brian-24), born in Detroit, Michigan

  • 1971-06-30 Ann Marsh, fencer-foil (Olympics-96), born in Royal Oak, Michigan
  • 1971-10-05 Coni Lyn Hull, Jackson Michigan, Miss America-Michigan (1996)
  • 1971-10-15 Roland McGhee, long jumper, born in Flint, Michigan
  • 1972-04-29 Gwendolyn Wentland, high jumper, born in Flint, Michigan
  • 1972-05-09 Dan Hollander, figure skater (1996 Great Lakes champ), born in Royal Oak, Michigan

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1972-06-23 Selma Blair, American actress (Cruel Intentions, Legally Blonde) born in Southfield, Michigan

Actress Selma Blair
Actress
Selma Blair
  • 1972-12-25 Fantasia, [Tonya Manley], dancer/actress (Pump it Up), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1973-02-21 Brian Rolston, NHL left wing (Olympics-1994, NJ Devils), born in Flint, Michigan
  • 1973-03-26 Larry Page, American search engine pioneer and co-founder of Google, born in East Lansing, Michigan
  • 1973-05-28 Todd Sweeris, table tennis player (Olympics-96), born in Grand Rapids Michigan
  • 1973-06-28 Brian Maisonneuve, soccer midfielder (Olympics-gold-96), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1974-03-19 Jennifer Lynn Drayton, Saginaw Michigan, Miss America-Michigan (1997)
  • 1974-05-24 Natalie Neaton, soccer forward (Olympics-96), born in Royal Oak, Michigan
  • 1975-08-11 Natasha Bell, Miss Michigan USA (1996)

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1977-02-24 Floyd Mayweather, featherweight boxer (Oly-br-96), born in Grand Rapids Michigan

  • 1978-01-06 Steve Hartsell, pairs skater (& Danielle Hartsell), born in Ann Arbor, Michigan
  • 1978-06-07 Adrienne Frantz, (Tiffany Thorne-Sunset Beach), born in Mt Clemens, Michigan
  • 1979-05-20 Tamika Thomas, Miss Michigan Teen USA (1996)
  • 1979-10-22 Eve Chalom, dance skater (& Gates--1995 Nat Jr champ), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1980-11-21 Danielle Hartsell, pairs skater (& Steve Hartsell), born in Ann Arbor, Michigan
  • 1981-09-02 Katie Teft, gymnast (Olympics-96), born in Grand Rapids Michigan

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1981-09-26 Serena Williams, American tennis star (38 major titles), born in Saginaw, Michigan

Tennis Player Serena Williams
Tennis Player
Serena Williams
  • 1982-03-19 Che' Vonne Burton, Miss Michigan Teen USA (1997)
  • 1982-03-31 Jessica Joseph, dance skater (& Butler-1997 Natl), born in Royal Oak, Michigan

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