North Carolina in History (Part 2)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 101 - 122 of 122

  • 1967-10-11 Charles Ogletree, tornado sailor (Olympics-8th-1996), born in Greenville, North Carolina
  • 1969-10-01 Zach Galifianakis, American actor (The Hangover, Birdman) born in Wilkesboro, North Carolina
  • 1970-08-16 Quinton McCracken, outfielder (Colorado Rockies), born in Wilmington, North Carolina
  • 1971-02-01 Michael C. Hall, American actor (Dexter, Six Feet Under), born in Raleigh, North Carolina
  • 1971-04-29 Sterling Hitchcock, pitcher (NY Yanks, Sea Mariners), born in Fayetteville, North Carolina
  • 1971-06-28 Gary Downs, NFL running back (Denver Broncos), born in New Bern, North Carolina
  • 1971-09-15 Crystal McLaurin-Coney, Miss USA-North Carolina (1997)
  • 1971-11-30 Ray Durham, American MLB infielder (Chicago White Sox), born in Charlotte, North Carolina
  • 1972-08-09 Elizabeth Vassey, actress (Emily Martin-All My Children), born in Raleigh, North Carolina
  • 1972-09-23 Jermaine Dupri, record producer & rapper (Grammy - We Belong Together), born in Asheville, North Carolina
  • 1972-12-29 Jessica Lee McMinn, Miss North Carolina USA (1996)
  • 1973-04-04 Damon Allen, figure skater (1997 Midwestern champ), born in Winston-Salem, North Carolina
  • 1973-12-24 Eddie Pope, soccer defender (Olympics-gold-96), born in Greensboro, North Carolina
  • 1974-06-23 Lisa Bamford, Miss America-NC (1996), born in Raleigh, North Carolina
  • 1975-02-14 Jennifer Michelle Roberts, Miss America-NC (1997), born in Greensboro, North Carolina
  • 1975-12-03 Lauren E Roman, actress (Laura Kirk-All My Children), born in Wilmington, North Carolina
  • 1977-02-21 Rhiannon Giddens, musician (Carolina Chocolate Drops), born in Greensboro, North Carolina
  • 1977-11-13 Tammy Leigh Ashton, Miss North Carolina Teen USA (1996)
  • 1978-06-14 The-Dream [Terius Nash], American R&B singer, born in Rockingham, North Carolina
  • 1979-04-06 Ali Burr, Miss North Carolina Teen USA (1997)

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1983-06-21 Edward Snowden, American NSA contractor who leaked classified information, born in Elizabeth City, North Carolina

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  • 1983-11-26 Chris Hughes, American businessman and co-founder of Facebook, born in Hickory, North Carolina

Famous Weddings


Famous Deaths