New York in History (Part 12)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1101 - 1,200 of 1,231

  • 1969-04-30 Joey Restivo, rocker (Linear-I Never Felt This Way, Lies), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1969-05-01 Carrie Stevens, playmate (June 1997), born in Buffalo, New York
  • 1969-05-16 David Boreanaz, American actor (Angel, Bones), born in Buffalo, New York
  • 1969-06-28 Danielle Brisebois, American actress (Archie's Place, Big Bad Mama 2), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1969-07-04 David Wittman 1.5k runner, born in Buffalo, New York
  • 1969-07-15 Peter Ciavaglia, US hockey forward (Olympics-1994), born in Albany, New York

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1969-07-24 Jennifer Lopez, actress and pop singer (Selena), born in The Bronx, New York

Singer and Actress Jennifer Lopez
Singer and Actress
Jennifer Lopez
  • 1969-07-30 Duane Bock, golfer (1991 Low Amateur NY State Open), born in Southampton, New York
  • 1969-09-03 Noah Baumbach, writer, director and independent filmmaker (The Squid and the Whale), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1969-09-27 Laura Wilson, cross country skier (Olympics-1994), born in Utica, New York
  • 1969-11-01 Jill Reeve, field hockey defender (Olympics-96), born in Hoosick Falls, New York
  • 1969-12-09 Allison Smith, actress (Jennie-Cagney & Lacey, Kate & Allie), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1969-12-27 Chyna [Joanie Laurer], American professional wrestler and reality TV star, born in Rochester, New York (d. 2016)
  • 1970-01-07 Doug E Doug [Douglas Bourne], American actor (Cosby, Cool Runnings), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1970-01-20 Thomas "Tom" Murray, American rower (Olympics-1996), born in Buffalo, New York
  • 1970-01-27 Dario Brose, US soccer halfback (Olympic-92), born in Queens, New York
  • 1970-04-13 Rick Schroder, actor (Ricky-Silver Spoons, Champ, Earthling), born in Staten Island, New York
  • 1970-05-12 Mike Malizia, Nike golfer (1993 Doral-Ryder Open-61st), born in Utica, New York
  • 1970-06-03 Lanee Butler, mistral sailboat sailor (Olymp-11th-1996), born in Manhasset, New York
  • 1970-07-02 Derrick Ralph Adkins, 400m hurdler (Olympics-gold-96), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1970-07-04 Louise Van Voorhis, 470 sailor (Olympics-4th-1992, 96), born in Rochester, New York
  • 1970-07-06 Inspectah Deck [Jason Hunter], American rapper and producer (Wu-Tang Clan, Czarface), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1970-07-13 Steven J Brown, guitarist (Trixter-Give It To Me Good), born in Hackensack, New York
  • 1970-07-20 Tom Sherrer, Nike golfer (1994 NIKE Cleveland Open-2nd), born in Syracuse, New York
  • 1970-08-21 Bill Roth, gymnast (Pan Am-gold-1995, Olympics-96), born in Yonkers, New York
  • 1970-08-25 Doug Glanville, outfielder (Chicago Cubs), born in Hackensack, New York
  • 1970-08-31 Deborah (Debbie) Gibson, singer (Only in My Dreams), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1970-09-11 Dan Hackett, water polo goalkeeper (Olympics-96), born in Syracuse, New York
  • 1970-10-10 Helen Louise Goldsby, Miss America (NY-Top 10-1996), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1970-10-22 Steve Campbell, tennis star, born in Buffalo, New York
  • 1970-10-30 Nia Long, American actress (Guiding Light, Made in America, Soul Food), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1970-11-03 Doug Zmolek, NHL defenseman (LA Kings), born in Rochester, New York
  • 1970-11-18 Allen Watson, pitcher (SF Giants), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1970-11-18 Phil Buckman, actor (Slash-Drexell's Class), born in Queens, New York
  • 1970-11-20 Phife Dawg [Malik Taylor] American rapper (A Tribe called Quest), born in Queens, New York (d. 2016
  • 1971-01-09 Elizabeth Punsalan, American ice skater (Oly-15-94), born in Syracuse, New York

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1971-01-11 Mary J. Blige, American R&B singer-songwriter (Be Without You) and actress (I Can Do Bad All By Myself), born in NYC, New York

Singer-songwriter Mary J. Blige
Singer-songwriter
Mary J. Blige
  • 1971-02-23 Jason Keller, actor (Jason-Out of the Blue), born in Scarsdale, New York
  • 1971-02-23 Shane Keller, actor (Shane-Out of the Blue), born in Scarsdale, New York
  • 1971-03-09 Emmanuel Lewis, American actor (Webster), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1971-05-25 Justin Henry, American actor (Kramer vs Kramer, 16 Candles), born in Rye, New York

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1971-05-30 Idina Menzel, American actress and singer born in Queens, New York

Actress/Singer Idina Menzel
Actress/Singer
Idina Menzel

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1971-06-16 Tupac Shakur, American rapper and actor (Juice, Bullet), born in East Harlem, New York (d. 1996)

Rap Musician and Actor Tupac Shakur
Rap Musician and Actor
Tupac Shakur
  • 1971-06-28 Greg Keagle, pitcher (Detroit Tigers), born in Corning, New York
  • 1971-08-03 Moira C Dunn, LPGA golfer (1995 SAFECO Classic-6th), born in Utica, New York
  • 1971-08-11 Aaron Miller, NHL defenseman (Colorado Avalanche), born in Buffalo, New York
  • 1971-08-30 Joseph Fitzgerald, American team handball center back (Olympics-1996), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1971-09-02 Rich Aurilia, infielder (SF Giants), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1971-09-16 Charlie Fields, American actor (Shannon), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1971-10-18 Tammy Harris, Williamstown NY, Miss America-New York State (1997)
  • 1971-11-27 Kirk Acevedo, American actor (Oz, The Thin Red Line), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1971-12-08 Garvin Alston, pitcher (Colorado Rockies), born in Mt Vernon, New York
  • 1971-12-29 Jay Fiedler, American NFL quarterback (Amsterdam Admirals), born in Long Island, New York
  • 1972-01-19 Drea de Matteo, American actress (Swordfish, The Sopranos), born in Queens, New York
  • 1972-05-08 Keelin Curnuck, Miss New York USA (1996)/Ms Venus Swimwear (1994)
  • 1972-05-28 Cheryl Demkowski, dance skater (& Gregory Maddalone), born in Syracuse, New York
  • 1972-09-19 David Tamburrino, speed skater (Olympics-1994), born in Saratoga Springs, New York
  • 1972-12-11 Francisco Rodriguez, pitcher (Minnesota Twins), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1972-12-19 Alyssa Jane Milano, actress (Samantha-Who's the Boss), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1973-01-19 Chris Stynes, infielder (KC Royals), born in Queens, New York
  • 1973-02-23 Robert Pipkins, luger (Olympics-1994), born in Staten Island, New York
  • 1973-03-30 Kareem Streete-Thompson, 100m/long jumper, born in Ithaca, New York
  • 1973-03-30 [Kirk] Kareem Streete-Thompson, long jumper, born in Ithaca, New York
  • 1973-04-03 Kelly Price, R&B vocalist (Friend of Mine), born in Queens, New York
  • 1973-05-28 Pat Peake, NHL center (Washington Capitals), born in Rochester, New York
  • 1973-06-29 George Hincapie, road cyclist (Olympics-76th-92, 96), born in Queens, New York
  • 1973-07-22 Rufus Wainwright, Canadian American singer, born in Rhinebeck, New York
  • 1973-07-28 Scott Bloom, actor (Keys, Stuff), born in Manhasset, New York
  • 1973-08-12 Todd Marchant, NHL center (Edmonton Oilers), born in Buffalo, New York
  • 1973-08-22 Kristen Wiig, American comedian and actress (Bridesmaids, Ghostbusters), born in Canandaigua, New York
  • 1973-11-02 Lee O’Denat, American internet entrepreneur (WorldStarHipHop.com), born in Queens, New York (d. 2017)
  • 1973-12-15 Tammy Melinda Pearman, American soccer forward/defender (Olympics-96), born in Brooklyn, New York

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1974-03-05 Kevin Connolly, American actor (Beverly Hillbillies, Rocky V, Angus), born in Patchogue, New York

  • 1974-04-04 Dave Mirra, American BMX rider, born in Chittenango, New York (d. 2016)
  • 1974-05-16 Adam Richman, American TV personality (Man v Food), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1974-08-21 Amy Fisher, shot Mary Jo Buttafucco, born in Long Island, New York
  • 1974-10-07 Shannon MacMillan, American soccer forward (Olympics-96), born in Syosset, New York
  • 1974-10-19 Joy Bryant, American actress (Parenthood, Antwone Fisher), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1974-12-14 Billy Koch, baseball pitcher (Olympics-bronze-96), born in Garden City, New York
  • 1975-01-11 Rory Fitzpatrick, NHL defenseman (Montreal Canadiens), born in Rochester, New York
  • 1975-02-22 Gregory Maddalone, dance skater (& Demkowski), born in Schenectady, New York
  • 1975-06-17 Frederick Koehler, actor (Chip-Kate & Allie), born in Queens, New York
  • 1975-07-06 50 Cent [Curtis James Jackson III], American rapper and businessman, born in Queens, New York
  • 1975-07-11 Lil' Kim [Kimberly Denise Jones], American rapper, born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1975-08-16 Felicia Zimmermann, fencer-foil (Olympics-96), born in Rochester, New York
  • 1975-10-09 Sean Ono Lennon, Son of John Lennon and Yoko Ono's, born in NYC, New York
  • 1976-02-29 Bryan Gillooly, diver (Olympics-96), born in Auburn, New York
  • 1976-03-29 Jennifer Capriati, tennis pro (Oly-gold-92), born in Long Island, New York

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1976-04-18 Melissa Joan Hart, american actress (Clarissa, Sabrina), born in Smithtown, New York

  • 1976-11-30 Cypher Zero, American circus innovator (New York Circus Arts)
  • 1977-01-31 Kerry Washington, American actress (Scandal), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1977-03-28 Angelo Garcia, singer (Menudo-Cannonball), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1977-05-08 Joe Bonnamassa, American singer-songwriter (SeeSaw), born in New Hartford, New York
  • 1977-05-29 Danny Gerard, actor (Alan Silver-Brooklyn Bridge), born in Mt Vernon, New York
  • 1977-07-27 Jason Michael Zimbler, actor (Clarissa Explains it All), born in Queens, New York
  • 1977-10-18 Chris McKenna, actor (Joey-One Live to Live), born in Queens, New York
  • 1977-11-03 Jane Monheit, American jazz singer, born on Long Island, New York

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1977-11-16 Maggie Gyllenhaal, American actress (Donnie Darko, The Dark Knight), born in NYC, New York

  • 1978-03-12 Cristina Teuscher, 4X200m freestyle (Olymp-gold-96), born in New Rochelle, New York
  • 1978-12-31 Papoose [Shamele Mackie], American rapper, born in Brooklyn, New York

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