New York in History (Part 13)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1201 - 1,231 of 1,231

  • 1979-01-16 Aaliyah [Haughton], American singer and actress, born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2001)
  • 1979-01-27 Jessica Lynn Ferdinand, Miss New York Teen USA (1997)
  • 1979-02-22 David Lopez, actor (and God Created Women, Ghostwriter), born in Queens, New York

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1979-03-30 Norah Jones, American singer and pianist, born in Brooklyn, New York

Singer & Pianist Norah Jones
Singer & Pianist
Norah Jones
  • 1979-08-21 Aiesha Lee Hendrick, Miss New York Teen USA (1996)
  • 1979-11-04 Daisy Eagan, American actresss (Secret Graden), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1980-01-28 Nick Carter, American singer (Backstreet Boys), born in Jamestown, New York
  • 1980-05-24 Billy L Sullivan, actor (Will Pacino-Something So Right), born in Long Island, New York

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1980-06-02 Abby Wambach, American Soccer player (world record for international goals), born in Rochester, New York

Soccer Player Abby Wambach
Soccer Player
Abby Wambach
  • 1980-10-31 Alondra de la Parra, Mexican founder and artistic director of the New York-based Philharmonic Orchestra of the Americas

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1980-12-18 Christina Aguilera, American singer (Genie in a Bottle, What a Girl Wants), born in Staten Island, New York

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1981-01-25 Alicia Keys [Cook], singer-songwriter (Fallin, Where Do We Go From Here), born in New York City

Singer-songwriter Alicia Keys
Singer-songwriter
Alicia Keys
  • 1981-02-08 Tommy Michaels, actor (Timmy Hutton-All My Children), born in Staten Island, New York
  • 1981-05-24 Shelby Lyons, pairs skater (& Wells-1995 Midwest champ), born in Oswego, New York

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1981-06-01 Amy Schumer, American comedian, writer and producer (Inside Amy Schumer), born in New York

Comedian Amy Schumer
Comedian
Amy Schumer

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1981-08-29 Brian Chesky, American internet entrepreneur (CEO of Airbnb), born in Niskayuna, New York

Co-founder of Airbnb Brian Chesky
Co-founder of Airbnb
Brian Chesky
  • 1981-09-19 Scott Bradlee, American musician and arranger (Postmodern Jukebox), born on Long Island, New York

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1981-10-30 Ivanka Trump, American businesswoman and daughter of Donald Trump, born in New York

Businesswoman and Adviser to Donald Trump Ivanka Trump
Businesswoman and Adviser to Donald Trump
Ivanka Trump
  • 1982-08-29 A+ [Andre Levins], American rapper, born in Hempstead, New York
  • 1982-12-20 David Wright, American baseball player (New York Mets), born in Norfolk, Virginia

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1983-02-27 Kate Mara, American actress (House of Cards, 24), born in Bedford, New York

Actress Kate Mara
Actress
Kate Mara
  • 1983-04-02 Martin Shkreli, pharmaceutical executive (Pharma), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1983-10-05 Jesse Eisenberg, American actor, author and playwright (The Social Network), born in Queens, New York
  • 1983-12-04 Lionel Pickens "Chinx", American rapper (Coke Boys), born in Queens, New York (d. 2015)
  • 1984-01-06 Kate McKinnon [Berthold] actress and comedian (Ghostbusters), born in Sea Cliff, New York
  • 1984-04-21 Ashley Peldon, actress (Marsha-Guilding Light, Deceived), born in Staten Island, New York

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1984-05-14 Mark Zuckerberg, American internet entrepreneur and co-founder of Facebook, born in White Plains, New York

Facebook Founder Mark Zuckerberg
Facebook Founder
Mark Zuckerberg
  • 1985-06-09 Sebastian Telfair, American basketball player (Portland Trail Blazers), born in Brooklyn, New York

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1986-03-28 Lady Gaga [Stefani Germanotta], American singer-songwriter (Bad Romance), born in New York City

Singer-Songwriter Lady Gaga
Singer-Songwriter
Lady Gaga
  • 1986-08-29 Lea Michele [Sarfati], American actress and singer (Glee), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1995-04-28 Melanie Martinez, American singer-songwriter (Cry Baby), born in Queens, New York

Famous Weddings


Famous Divorces


Famous Deaths