United States of America in History (Part 57)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 5601 - 5,700 of 10,206

  • 1959-07-26 Rick Bragg, American writer
  • 1959-07-31 Stanley Jordan, American jazz guitarist
  • 1959-08-14 Marcia Gay Harden, American actress
  • 1959-08-17 David Koresh, American cult leader (d. 1993)
  • 1959-08-17 Jonathan Franzen, American author
  • 1959-08-18 Tom Prichard, American wrestler
  • 1959-08-19 Susan Cummings, Monegasque-born American heiress and convicted murderer
  • 1959-09-01 Kenny Mayne, American sports journalist
  • 1959-09-03 Merritt Butrick, American actor (d. 1989)
  • 1959-09-10 Peter Nelson, American actor
  • 1959-09-18 Mark Romanek, American filmmaker
  • 1959-09-22 Pope Michael, American anti-pope
  • 1959-09-24 Steve Whitmire, American voice actor and puppeteer (Kermit the Frog 1990-2016), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • 1959-09-28 Steve Hytner, American actor
  • 1959-10-03 Greg Proops, American actor and comedian
  • 1959-10-06 Brian Higgins, American politician, Member of US House of Representatives
  • 1959-10-07 Dylan Baker, American character actor

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1959-10-07 Simon Cowell, English recording executive and television producer (X-Factor, American Idol), born in London

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  • 1959-10-08 Nick Bakay, American actor
  • 1959-10-10 Bradley Whitford, American actor
  • 1959-10-12 Anna Escobedo Cabral, 42nd Treasurer of the United States
  • 1959-10-15 Emeril Lagasse, American chef
  • 1959-10-15 Todd Solondz, American film director
  • 1959-10-17 Ron Drummond, American writer
  • 1959-10-17 Richard Roeper, American film critic
  • 1959-10-18 John Nord, former American pro wrestler
  • 1959-10-21 Tony Ganios, American Actor
  • 1959-10-22 Marc Shaiman, American composer
  • 1959-10-31 Neal Stephenson, American author
  • 1959-11-03 Hal Hartley, American film director and writer
  • 1959-11-07 Billy Gillispie, American basketball coach
  • 1959-11-09 Nick Hamilton, American wrestling referee
  • 1959-11-10 Linda Cohn, American sports reporter
  • 1959-11-11 Lee Haney, American bodybuilder
  • 1959-11-19 Allison Janney, American actress
  • 1959-11-20 James P. McGovern, American politician
  • 1959-11-23 Dominique Dunne, American actress (d. 1982)
  • 1959-12-01 Rick Leventhal, American broadcast journalist
  • 1959-12-04 Susan W Krebs, American politician
  • 1959-12-11 Lisa Gastineau, American reality show star
  • 1959-12-13 Jim Barrell, American professional wrestler
  • 1959-12-27 Gerina Dunwich, American author
  • 1959-12-28 Phil Abrams, American actor, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1959-12-31 Phill Kline, American politician
  • 1960-01-04 April Winchell, American actress
  • 1960-01-07 Loretta Sanchez, American politician
  • 1960-01-15 Kelly Asbury, American director and actor
  • 1960-01-15 Aaron Jay Kernis, American composer
  • 1960-01-26 Road Warrior Animal, American professional wrestler
  • 1960-01-26 Charlie Gillingham, American musician (Counting Crows)
  • 1960-01-28 Robert von Dassanowsky, American cultural historian, writer, and producer
  • 1960-01-29 Gia Carangi, American model (d. 1986)
  • 1960-02-03 Kerry Von Erich, American wrestler (d. 1993)
  • 1960-02-03 Marty Jannetty, American Wrestler
  • 1960-02-04 Jenette Goldstein, American actress
  • 1960-02-04 Jonathan Larson, American composer (Rent), born in White Plains, New York (d. 1996)
  • 1960-02-13 Matt Salinger, Windsor VT, actor (Capt America, Deadly Deception)
  • 1960-02-20 Joel Hodgson, American comedian (Mystery Science Theater 3000)
  • 1960-02-21 Steve Wynn, American singer (
  • 1960-02-29 Tony Robbins, American motivational speaker
  • 1960-03-04 Mykelti Williamson, American actor
  • 1960-03-12 Kipp Lennon, American singer
  • 1960-03-13 Joe Ranft, American animator (d. 2005)
  • 1960-03-15 Chris Sanders, American animator and director
  • 1960-03-15 Marco Pennette, American television producer
  • 1960-03-17 Arye Gross, American actor
  • 1960-03-21 Robert Sweet, American drummer
  • 1960-03-24 Barry Horowitz, American professional wrestler
  • 1960-04-08 John Schneider, American actor
  • 1960-04-10 Katrina Leskanich, American musician
  • 1960-04-22 Randall L. Stephenson, American business executive
  • 1960-04-28 Joel H. Rosenthal American political scientist
  • 1960-04-29 Caveh Zahedi, American filmmaker
  • 1960-04-30 Kerry Healey, American politician
  • 1960-04-30 David Miscavige, American cult leader
  • 1960-05-03 Amy Steel, American actress
  • 1960-05-06 John Flansburgh, American musician
  • 1960-05-06 Phyllis Treigle, American soprano
  • 1960-05-07 Adam Bernstein, American music video/television director
  • 1960-05-14 Steve Williams, American wrestler
  • 1960-05-15 Rob Bowman, American film director
  • 1960-05-17 Lou DiBella, American boxing promoter
  • 1960-05-20 John Billingsley, American actor
  • 1960-05-25 Amy Klobuchar, American politician, junior senator from Minnesota
  • 1960-06-02 Kyle Petty, American racing car driver
  • 1960-06-05 Leslie Hendrix, American actress
  • 1960-06-07 Bill Prady, American television producer
  • 1960-06-17 Thomas Haden Church, American actor (Sideways), born in Yolo, California
  • 1960-06-23 Donald Harrison, American musician
  • 1960-06-26 Zachary Breaux, American jazz guitarist
  • 1960-07-02 Terry Rossio, American screenwriter
  • 1960-07-04 Sid Eudy, American professional wrestler
  • 1960-07-05 James M. Kelly, American politician
  • 1960-07-07 Kevin A. Ford, American astronaut
  • 1960-07-09 Marc Mero, American professional wrestler
  • 1960-07-11 David Baerwald American songwriter/composer
  • 1960-07-17 Dawn Upshaw, American soprano
  • 1960-07-22 Jon Oliva, American musician (Savatage)
  • 1960-07-23 Al Perez, American professional wrestler

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1960-07-30 Richard Linklater, American filmmaker (Before Sunrise, Boyhood), born in Houston, Texas


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