New York City in History (Part 10)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 901 - 1,000 of 1,137

  • 1953-10-15 Larry Miller, American comedian/actor (Larry-Pursuit Of Happiness), born in NYC, New York
  • 1953-12-06 Wil Shriner, NYC/Indiana, talk show host (Wil Shriner Show)
  • 1954-06-22 Freddie Prinze, American comedian/actor (Chico & the Man), born in NYC, New York
  • 1954-07-20 Jay Jay French [John French Segall], American rock guitarist (Twisted Sister), born in NYC, New York

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1954-09-15 Lloyd Blankfein, American CEO and Chairman of Goldman Sachs, born in NYC, New York

CEO and Chairman of Goldman Sachs Lloyd Blankfein
CEO and Chairman of Goldman Sachs
Lloyd Blankfein
  • 1954-09-22 Shari Belafonte Harper, American actress (Julie-Hotel), born in NYC, New York
  • 1954-10-01 Richard Schlesinger, American news correspondent (CBS, 48 Hours), born in NYC, New York
  • 1954-12-06 Miles Chapin, American actor (French Postcards, Get Crazy, Funhouse), born in NYC, New York
  • 1955-08-02 Roberta Wallach, American actress (Civil Wars), born in NYC, New York
  • 1955-09-29 Gwen Ifill, journalist and writer, 1st African American woman to host US public affairs program, born in NYC, New York (d. 2016)

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1955-11-13 Whoopi Goldberg [Caryn Johnson], American actress, comedian and singer (Color Purple, Burglar), born in NYC, New York

  • 1955-11-15 Oliver Conant, American actor (Summer of '42), born in NYC, New York

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1956-01-20 Bill Maher, American comedian and political commentator (Real Time with Bill Maher, Politically Incorrect), born in NYC, New York

Political Commentator and Comedian Bill Maher
Political Commentator and Comedian
Bill Maher
  • 1956-01-21 Bob Brill, American drummer (Berlin-You Take My Breath Away), born in NYC, New York
  • 1956-03-13 Dana Delany, American actress (Colleen McMurphy-China Beach, Exit to Eden), born in NYC, New York

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1956-03-13 Jamie Dimon, American business executive and CEO of JPMorgan Chase, born in NYC, New York

CEO of JPMorgan Chase Jamie Dimon
CEO of JPMorgan Chase
Jamie Dimon
  • 1956-05-28 Germaine Montenesdro, 2nd victim of NYC's Zodiac killer (survives)
  • 1956-06-06 Jay C Buckey, American physician/astronaut (STS 58 alt, sk: 90), born in NYC, New York
  • 1956-07-07 Bill Lagattuta, American news correspondent (CBS, 48 Hours, Eye to Eye), born in NYC, New York
  • 1956-09-16 Kevin R Kregel, Pilot/astronaut (STS 70, 78, 87), born in New York City
  • 1956-10-08 Stephanie Zimbalist, actress (Remington Steele, Centennial), born in NYC, New York
  • 1956-11-08 Randi Brooks, American actress (Man With 2 Brains, Tightrope), born in NYC, New York
  • 1956-11-19 Glynnis O'Connor, American actress (California Dreaming, Ode to Billy Joe), born in NYC, New York
  • 1956-12-19 Alice Barrett, American actress (Frankie Frame-Another World), born in NYC, New York
  • 1956-12-20 Blanche Baker, American actress/Carroll Baker's Daughter (French Postcard), born in NYC, New York
  • 1957-03-23 Amanda Plummer, American actress (Hotel New Hampshire, Dollmaker), born in NYC, New York
  • 1957-03-30 Paul Reiser, American actor (My 2 Dads, Diner, Aliens, Mad About You), born in NYC, New York
  • 1957-05-30 Allison Roe, marathoner (NYC-1981), born in Auckland, New Zealand

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1957-06-23 Frances McDormand, American actress (Fargo, Academy Award), born in NYC, New York

  • 1957-06-26 Patty Smyth, American rock vocalist (Scandal-Warrior), born in NYC, New York
  • 1957-09-30 Gladys Portugues, American atress, Mrs Jean-Claude Van Damme (It's Alive 3), born in NYC, New York
  • 1957-11-04 Najee [Jerome Najee Rasheed], American jazz musician, born in New York City
  • 1957-11-07 Christopher Knight, American actor (Peter-Brady Bunch), born in NYC, New York
  • 1957-11-18 Jenny Burton, American rocker (Nobody Loves Me Like You Do), born in NYC, New York
  • 1957-12-21 Joshua Mostel, American actor (Delta House, At Ease), born in NYC, New York
  • 1958-01-01 Grandmaster Flash, [Joseph Saddler], American rocker (Message), born in NYC, New York
  • 1958-01-06 Scott Bryce, American actor ( As the World Turns), born in New York City
  • 1958-01-21 Miguel Alejandro, American actor (Popi), born in NYC, New York
  • 1958-01-25 Dinah Manoff, American actress (Elaine-Soap, Carol Weston-Empty Nest), born in NYC, New York
  • 1958-06-08 Keenan Ivory Wayans, American comedian (In Living Color), born in NYC, New York
  • 1958-06-24 Victor M Gerena, American security guard robbed $7 million (FBI wanted), born in NYC, New York
  • 1958-06-29 Leslie Browne, American ballerina (Turning Point), born in NYC, New York
  • 1958-08-07 Alberto Salazar, marathoner (NYC Marathon Winner)
  • 1958-08-16 Angela Bassett, American actress (What's Love Got to Do With It), born in NYC, New York
  • 1958-11-01 Rachel Ticotin, American actress (Grace-For Love & Honor, Total Recall), born in NYC, New York
  • 1958-11-19 Charlie Kaufman, American screenwriter (Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind), born in New York City
  • 1958-12-13 Clark Brandon, American actor (Fast Food), born in NYC, New York
  • 1958-12-30 Brandon Clark, American actor (Sean-The Fitzpatricks), born in NYC, New York
  • 1959-01-20 Joel Rifkin, American serial killer believed to have killed up to 17 victims between 1989 and 1993 in NYC and Long Island, born in New York
  • 1959-02-12 Nancy Remy, reporter (NYC's Shadow Traffic)
  • 1959-03-09 Lonny Price, American actor (Muppets Take Manhattan), born in NYC, New York
  • 1959-03-18 Irene Cara, Bronx actress/singer (Fame, DC Cab, Certain Fury), born in NYC, New York
  • 1959-04-02 Carmen Ayala-Troncoso, American 5K runner, born in NYC, New York
  • 1959-04-12 Elissa Leeds, American actress (Cissy-Dorothy), born in NYC, New York
  • 1959-05-20 Bronson Pinchot, American actor (Perfect Strangers, Beverly Hills Cop), born in NYC, New York
  • 1959-05-21 Nick Cassavetes, American actor and director (The Notebook), born in New York City
  • 1959-06-29 Larry Parham, 4th victim of NYC's Zodiac killer (1st to die)
  • 1959-07-29 Gary Springer, American actor (Bernice Bobs Her Hair), born in NYC, New York
  • 1959-08-09 Kurtis Blow, American rapper (Krushgroove-The Breaks), born in NYC, New York

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1959-08-10 Rosanna Arquette, actress (Desperately Seeking Susan, After Hours), born in NYC, New York

  • 1959-10-12 Abigail Kingsley Alling, American executive (Biosphere 2), born in NYC, New York
  • 1959-10-22 Todd Graff, American actor (Five Corners, Dominic & Eugene), born in NYC, New York
  • 1959-11-26 Jamie Rose, actress (St Elsewhere, Falcon Crest), born in NYC, New York
  • 1959-12-10 Burke Moses, American actor (Sean Baxter-As the World Turns), born in NYC, New York
  • 1960-02-07 James Spader, American actor (Endless Love, Wall St, Mannequin), born in NYC, New York
  • 1960-03-24 Kelly LeBrock, American actress (Weird Science, Woman in Red), born in NYC, New York
  • 1960-03-25 Haywood Nelson, American actor (Haywood-Grady, Dwayne-What's Happening), born in NYC, New York
  • 1960-03-26 Jennifer Grey, actress (Dirty Dancing), Joel Grey's daughter, born in New York City
  • 1960-05-31 Chris Elliott, actor/comedian (Get a Life, David Letterman Show), born in New York City
  • 1960-06-22 Tracy Pollan, American actress (Family Ties)/aka Mrs Michael J. Fox, born in NYC, New York
  • 1960-07-17 Nancy Giles, American actress (Connie-Delta, Off Beat, Big, Angie), born in NYC, New York
  • 1960-08-07 David Duchovny, American actor (The X-Files, Californication), born in NYC, New York
  • 1960-11-03 Sharon Monplaisir, American fencer-epee (Olympics-96), born in NYC, New York

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1960-11-25 John F. Kennedy Jr, American lawyer, magazine publisher (George) and son of JFK, born in NYC, New York

Publisher and Lawyer John F. Kennedy Jr.
Publisher and Lawyer
John F. Kennedy Jr.
  • 1960-12-05 Andrzej Chylinski, American 50k walker (Olympics-26th-96), born in NYC, New York
  • 1961-01-04 Lee Curreri, American actor (Bruno Martelli-Fame), born in NYC, New York
  • 1961-01-10 Evan Handler, American actor (Dear Mr Wonderful), born in NYC, New York

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1961-01-13 Julia Louis-Dreyfus, American comedienne and actress (SNL, Seinfeld, Veep), born in NYC, New York

Seinfeld Comedienne Julia Louis-Dreyfus
Seinfeld Comedienne
Julia Louis-Dreyfus
  • 1961-02-03 Keith Gordon, American actor (Dressed to Kill, Legend of Billie Jean), born in NYC, New York
  • 1961-02-11 Carey Lowell, American actress (Me & Him, Guardian, Dangerously Close), born in NYC, New York
  • 1961-05-08 Bill de Blasio, American politician and NYC Mayor (2013-), born in Manhattan, New York
  • 1961-05-27 Cathy Silvers, actress (Happy Days, Foley Square), born in NYC, New York
  • 1961-05-30 Ralph Carter, American actor (Michael Evans-Good Times), born in NYC, New York
  • 1961-06-06 Sydney Walsh, American actress (Maureen "Mo" DeMott in Hooperman), born in Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States
  • 1961-07-19 Campbell Scott, American actor/director/producer (Saint Ralph, Big Night), born in NYC, New York
  • 1961-08-18 John Viscardi, American actor (Father Tony-One Life to Live), born in NYC, New York
  • 1961-08-20 Linda Mantz, American actress (Frankie-Dorothy), born in NYC, New York
  • 1961-09-21 Nancy Travis, American actress (Kim-Almost Perfect, Chaplin, 8 Men Out), born in NYC, New York
  • 1961-09-22 Catherine Oxenberg, American princess/actress (Dynasty, Overexposed), born in NYC, New York
  • 1961-11-03 Kari Michaelsen, American actress (Katie-Gimme a Break), born in NYC, New York
  • 1962-02-04 Vern Fleming, American NBA basketball player (Olympic-gold-1984), born in New York City
  • 1962-02-16 Alexa Kenin, American actress (Mousie-Coed Fever), born in NYC, New York
  • 1962-03-15 Terrence Trent D'Arby, American rock vocalist (Wishing Well), born in NYC, New York

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1962-03-21 Matthew Broderick, American actor (WarGames, Biloxi Blues), born in NYC, New York

  • 1962-05-12 Emilio Estevez, American actor (Breakfast Club, Young Guns, Mighty Ducks), born in NYC, New York
  • 1962-05-20 Lydia Cheng, American Ms Big Apple bodybuilder (1982) (Pumping Iron 2), born in NYC, New York
  • 1962-05-23 Karen Duffy, [Duff], American MTV VJ/actress (Meet Wally Sparks), born in NYC, New York
  • 1962-06-12 Ally Sheedy, [Alexandria], American actress (Wargames, Breakfast Club), born in NYC, New York
  • 1962-10-02 Esai Morales, American actor (Bad Boys, La Bamba), born in NYC, New York
  • 1962-10-05 Ken Noda, American pianist (Rivalry), born in NYC, New York

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