Ohio in History (Part 4)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 301 - 400 of 502

  • 1948-07-29 Neal Walk, American basketball player (Phoenix Suns, New Orleans Jazz, NY Knicks), born in Cleveland, Ohio (d. 2015)
  • 1948-08-13 Kathleen Battle, soprano (Shephard-Tannhäuser), born in Portsmouth, Ohio
  • 1948-09-03 Ronald W Harris, lightweight boxer (Olympic-gold-1968), born in Canton, Ohio
  • 1949-04-05 Judith Arlene Resnik, ast (STS 41D, 51L-Chal disaster), born in Akron, Ohio
  • 1949-05-10 Michael Larson, American "Press Your Luck" scandal big-winning contestant, born in Lebanon, Ohio (d. 1999)
  • 1949-05-26 Philip Michael Thomas, actor (Miami Vice), born in Columbus, Ohio

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1949-07-27 Maureen McGovern, singer (Got To Be a Morning After), born in Youngstown, Ohio

  • 1949-08-11 Eric Carmen, rocker (All by Myself), born in Cleveland, Ohio

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1949-09-27 Mike Schmidt, MLB third baseman & HR hitter (Phillies), born in Dayton, Ohio

MLB Third Baseman Mike Schmidt
MLB Third Baseman
Mike Schmidt
  • 1949-09-29 Tony Hoty, actor (Ransom, Paper), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1949-11-14 Phil Baron, American voice actor (Piglet), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1949-11-17 John Boehner, (Rep-R-Ohio)
  • 1949-11-29 Kenneth D Cameron, Lt Col USMC/astronaut (STS 37, 56, 74), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1950-01-12 Bob McEwen, American politician (Rep-R-OH, 1981-93), born in Hillsboro, Ohio
  • 1950-03-04 Judy Dickinson, LPGA golfer (1985 Boston Five Classic), born in Akron, Ohio
  • 1950-04-16 David Graff, Lancaster Ohio, actor (Police Academy 2, 3, 4, 6)
  • 1950-06-30 Donna Jean Willmott, FALN member (FBI most wanted), born in Akron, Ohio
  • 1950-08-06 Dorian Harewood, American actor (Earl-Glitter, Trauma Center), born in Dayton, Ohio
  • 1950-10-08 Robert "Kool" Bell, rocker (Kool & the Gang-Joanna), born in Youngstown, Ohio
  • 1951-01-10 Kathleen Bradley, model (Price is Right), born in Youngstown, Ohio
  • 1951-02-19 Stephen Nichols, actor (Witchboard, Days of our Lives), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 1951-05-24 Ronald A Parise, Warren Ohio, PhD/astronaut (STS 35, STS 67)
  • 1951-06-25 Lee Wilkof, actor (WEB, Delta House, Elliot-Newhart), born in Canton Ohio
  • 1951-07-29 Deborah Pryor, California, actress (The Godson)/(Rep-R-Ohio)
  • 1951-09-07 Chrissie Hynde, rocker (Pretenders-Mystery Achievement), born in Akron, Ohio
  • 1951-10-26 [William] Bootsy Collins, guitarist and singer (Parliament-Funkadelic), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 1951-10-28 Ron & Don Galyon, American siamese twins (Jerry Springer Show), born in Dayton, Ohio
  • 1951-11-01 Ronald Bell, rock sax (Kool & The Gang), born in Youngstown, Ohio
  • 1951-11-15 Beverly D'Angelo, American actress (National Lampoon's Vacation), born in Columbus, Ohio
  • 1951-12-04 Patricia Wettig, actress (Nancy Weston-30 Something), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 1952-02-16 James Ingram, American vocalist (Just Once), born in Akron, Ohio
  • 1952-04-15 Donald Harvey, American serial killer, healthcare worker who killed at least 37 patients, born in Hamilton, Ohio (d. 2017)
  • 1952-05-13 John Kasich, US politician (Governor of Ohio (R), 2011-), born in McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania
  • 1952-05-18 Martin R Hoke, (Rep-R-Ohio)
  • 1952-06-18 Carol Kane, actress (Dog Day Afternoon, Simka-Taxi), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1952-07-12 Philip Taylor Kramer, American bass guitar player (Iron Butterfly), born in Youngstown, Ohio (d. 1995)
  • 1952-09-06 [Steven] Buddy Miller, American singer, born in Fairborn, Ohio
  • 1952-11-09 Sherrod Brown, American politician (Rep-D-Ohio 1993-2007, Senate 2007-), born in Mansfield, Ohio
  • 1952-12-04 Ronald Michael Sega, PhD/Astronaut (STS 60, 76), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1953-08-28 Gates McFadden, actress (Star Trek Next Generation), born in Columbus, Ohio
  • 1953-10-16 Martha Smith, actress (Animal House)/playmate (July 1973), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1954-06-13 Bo [Robert] Donaldson, American rock vocalist (Billy Don't Be a Hero), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 1954-07-28 Steve Morse, American rocker ( Dixie Dregs, Deep Purple), born in Hamilton, Ohio
  • 1954-08-21 Archie Griffin, NFL runningback (won 2 Heisman Trophies, Ohio State)
  • 1954-09-30 Calvin Levels, actor (Knightwatch), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1955-02-24 Bob Abrams, Ohio, rocker (Buckinghams)
  • 1955-05-06 Donald A Thomas, PhD/Astronaut (STS 65, 70, 83, 94), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1955-05-16 Debra Winger, actress (Officer & Gentleman), born in Columbus, Ohio
  • 1955-06-15 Julie Hagerty, actress (Airplane, Princesses), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 1955-09-06 Carl Erwin Walz, Mjr USAF/Astronaut (STS 51, 65, 79), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1955-10-01 Howard Hewett, rock vocalist (Shalamar), born in Akron, Ohio
  • 1955-10-20 Aaron Pryor, American welterweight boxing champion, born in Cincinnati, Ohio (d. 2016)
  • 1956-02-19 George David Low, astronaut (STS 32, STS 43), born in Cleveland, Ohio

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1956-02-19 Jeffrey Robert Immelt, American chairman of General Electric, born in Cincinnati, Ohio

Chairman of General Electric Jeffrey Robert Immelt
Chairman of General Electric
Jeffrey Robert Immelt
  • 1956-02-21 Woody Brown, actor (Cliff-Facts of Life), born in Dayton, Ohio
  • 1956-04-15 Gregory J Harbaugh, astronaut (STS 39, 54, 71, 82), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1956-04-16 Marty Dickerson, golfer (1994 ShopRite Classic-22nd), born in Middletown, Ohio
  • 1956-07-01 Alan Ruck, American actor (Spin City), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1956-10-23 Darrell Pace, archer (Oly-2 gold/silver-1976, 84, 88), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 1956-12-13 Phillip Gregory Hubbard, basketball (Olympic-gold-1976), born in Canton, Ohio
  • 1957-01-03 Frank Dicopoulos, actor (Frank Cooper-Guiding Light), born in Akron, Ohio
  • 1957-03-23 Teresa Ganzel, actress (Teachers Only, Duck Factory), born in Toledo, Ohio
  • 1957-10-02 John Neuman Cook, PGA golfer (1981 Bing Crosby), born in Toledo, Ohio
  • 1958-01-26 Anita Baker, singer (Giving You the Best That I Got), born in Toledo, Ohio
  • 1958-03-04 Patricia Heaton, actress (Debra-Everybody Loves Raymond), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1958-05-23 Shelly West, country singer (Red Hot, West by West), born in Cleveland, Ohio

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1958-05-23 Drew Carey, American actor & comedian (Drew-Drew Carey Show), born in Cleveland, Ohio

Actor and Comedian Drew Carey
Actor and Comedian
Drew Carey
  • 1958-08-28 Scott Hamilton, ice skater (Olympic gold 1984), born in Toledo, Ohio
  • 1958-10-25 Mark Miller, actor (Search for Grace, Love Field), born in Dayton, Ohio
  • 1959-05-06 Eric D Fingerhut, (Rep-D-Ohio)
  • 1959-07-24 Brian Fogt, Nike golfer (1992 Ft Wayne Open-7th), born in Dayton, Ohio
  • 1959-10-05 Maya Lin, American designer (Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Civil Rights Memorial), born in Athens, Ohio
  • 1960-02-02 Lee Chill, Canadian Tour golfer (1977 Ohio Jr), born in Cleveland Ohio
  • 1960-02-10 Lionel Cartwright, Ohio, country vocalist (I Watched it on the Radio)
  • 1960-03-17 Vicki Lewis, actress (Beth-Newsradio), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 1960-03-18 Richard Biggs, actor (Marcus-Days of Our Lives), born in Columbus, Ohio
  • 1960-06-11 Mehmet Oz, surgeon and TV personality (The Dr. Oz Show), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1960-10-25 Kelli McMullen-Temple, Canadian equestrian (Olympics-96), born in Columbus, Ohio
  • 1960-11-02 Robert Harold Lohr, PGA golfer (1988 Walt Disney), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 1960-12-21 Roger McDowell, pitcher (NY Mets, Balt Orioles), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 1960-12-28 Marty Roe, Lebanon Ohio, singer (Diamond Rio-Meet in the Middle)
  • 1961-05-22 Dana Williams, singer (Diamond Rio-Meet in the Middle), born in Dayton, Ohio
  • 1961-05-27 John Lugbill, Wauseon Ohio, US canoeist/kayaker (Olympic-92)
  • 1961-10-19 Tim Belcher, Sparta Ohio, baseball pitcher (Detroit Tigers, KC Royals)
  • 1961-12-20 Bonnie Marino, playmate (Jun, 1990), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1962-04-07 Andy Hampsten, cyclist (Olympics-96), born in Columbus, Ohio
  • 1962-07-28 Rachel Sweet, American singer, born in Akron, Ohio

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1962-08-04 Roger Clemens, MLB pitcher (Red Sox, Blue Jays, 7 Cy Youngs, MVP), born in Dayton, Ohio

MLB Pitching Legend Roger Clemens
MLB Pitching Legend
Roger Clemens
  • 1962-08-06 Thomas Jefferson, 200m runner (Olympic-bronze-1984), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1962-08-08 Suzee Pai, actress (Big Trouble in Little China), born in Toledo, Ohio
  • 1962-08-24 Mary Ellen Weber, PhD/astronaut (STS 70), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1962-09-12 Amy Yasbeck, Blue Ash, Ohio, American actress (Casey Davenport-Wings, Mask)

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1963-02-25 Paul O'Neill, MLB right fielder (Cincinnati Reds, NY Yankees), born in Columbus, Ohio

MLB Right Fielder Paul O'Neill
MLB Right Fielder
Paul O'Neill
  • 1963-05-14 Pat Borders, catcher (California Angels), born in Columbus, Ohio
  • 1963-07-07 Lance Johnson, outfielder (NY Mets), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 1963-08-05 James Wilder, actor (Scorchers, Zombie High, Murder 1), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1963-10-28 Lisa Bettio, WPVA volleyballer (Ft Myers Beach-17th-1992), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1963-11-07 Shelly Miller, WPVA volleyballer (US Open-25th-1994), born in Youngstown, Ohio
  • 1964-02-18 Lisa Elaine Comshaw, actress (Scanner Cop, Lukas' Child), born in Akron, Ohio
  • 1964-03-04 Tom Lampkin, catcher (SF Giants), born in Cincinnati, Ohio

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