United States of America in History (Part 72)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 7101 - 7,200 of 10,192

  • 1970-02-03 Richard Kotzen, American rock musician, born in Reading, Pennsylvania
  • 1970-02-15 Craig Gass, American impressionist and comedian
  • 1970-02-16 D.J. Wallis, American fitness competitor
  • 1970-02-17 Tim Mahoney, American musician (311)
  • 1970-02-18 Susan Egan, American actress
  • 1970-02-23 Niecy Nash, American actress
  • 1970-02-24 Kienast quintuplets, American quintuplets
  • 1970-02-27 Michael A. Burstein, American writer
  • 1970-02-27 Kent Desormeaux, American jockey
  • 1970-02-28 Daniel Handler, American writer, better known as Lemony Snicket
  • 1970-03-05 John Frusciante, American musician (Red Hot Chili Peppers)
  • 1970-03-05 Lisa Robin Kelly, American actress, (d. 2013)
  • 1970-03-10 Matt Barlow, American singer (Iced Earth)
  • 1970-03-11 Delia Gallagher, American journalist
  • 1970-03-12 Dave Eggers, American writer, editor, and publisher
  • 1970-03-12 John Nemechek, American NASCAR driver (d. 1997)
  • 1970-03-13 Tim Story, American film director

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1970-03-18 Queen Latifah, American rapper and actress (Khadijah James-Living Single), born in Newark, New Jersey

Singer, Rapper, & Actress Queen Latifah
Singer, Rapper, & Actress
Queen Latifah

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1970-03-28 Vince Vaughn, American actor (Swingers, Wedding Crashers), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota

  • 1970-03-30 Secretariat, American racehorse and 1973 triple crown winner (d. 1989)
  • 1970-04-04 Michael Schwartz, American turntablist, known as Mix Master Mike, DJ for the Beastie Boys
  • 1970-04-09 Mike Barz, American meteorologist and TV anchor
  • 1970-04-10 Matt Barlow, American musician
  • 1970-04-10 Kenny Lattimore, American singer
  • 1970-04-10 Mike Mushok, American musician
  • 1970-04-10 Q-Tip, American musician
  • 1970-04-11 Johnny Messner, American actor
  • 1970-04-12 Nick Hexum, American musician
  • 1970-04-15 Flex Alexander, American actor
  • 1970-04-17 Redman, American rapper
  • 1970-04-18 Greg Eklund, American musician
  • 1970-04-21 Rob Riggle, American comedian
  • 1970-04-21 Nicole Sullivan, American actress
  • 1970-04-23 Scott Bairstow, American actor
  • 1970-04-23 Dennis Bayne Culp, American singer/songwriter
  • 1970-04-25 Tionne Watkins, American singer
  • 1970-04-26 Tionne "T-Boz" Watkins, American singer (TLC)
  • 1970-04-29 China Forbes, American singer and songwriter (Pink Martini)
  • 1970-04-30 Ken Stanton, American Radio Personality
  • 1970-05-04 Gregg Alexander, American musician (New Radicals)
  • 1970-05-04 Will Arnett, Canadian-American actor, born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1970-05-05 Kyan Douglas, American TV-personality
  • 1970-05-10 Dallas Roberts, American actor
  • 1970-05-10 Gabriela Montero, Venezuelan-American pianist, born in Caracas
  • 1970-05-11 Nicky Katt, American actor
  • 1970-05-12 Samantha Mathis, American actress
  • 1970-05-15 Prince Be [Attrell Cordes], American rapper (PM Dawn), born in Jersey City (d. 2016)
  • 1970-05-15 Rod Smith, Texarkana, Arkansas, American NFL wide receiver (Denver Broncos-Super Bowl 32)
  • 1970-05-17 Matt Lindland, American mixed martial arts fighter

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1970-05-18 Tina Fey, American actress and comedian (Saturday Night Live, 30 Rock), born in Upper Darby Township, Pennsylvania

Actress & Writer Tina Fey
Actress & Writer
Tina Fey
  • 1970-05-23 Nanette Burstein, American director/producer
  • 1970-05-23 Bryan Herta, American race car driver
  • 1970-05-23 Blake Schwendiman, American author
  • 1970-05-24 Tommy Page, Glenridge, New Jersey, American singer (I'll Be Your Everything)
  • 1970-06-02 B-Real, American rapper (Cypress Hill)
  • 1970-06-03 Ammon McNeely, American rock climber
  • 1970-06-06 Sarah Dessen, American author
  • 1970-06-06 Anthony Norris, American professional wrestler
  • 1970-06-08 Gabrielle Giffords, American politician
  • 1970-06-10 Mike Doughty, American singer
  • 1970-06-13 Rivers Cuomo, American musician (Weezer)
  • 1970-06-15 Leah Remini, American actress
  • 1970-06-16 Clifton Collins Jr., American actor
  • 1970-06-17 Ron "Popeye" Jones, American NBA forward (Dallas Mavericks, Toronto Raptors), born in Dresden, Tennessee
  • 1970-06-17 Will Forte, American writer, actor and comedian
  • 1970-06-17 Michael Showalter, American comedian
  • 1970-06-18 Greg Yaitanes, American television and film director
  • 1970-06-19 Brian Welch, American guitarist
  • 1970-06-20 Bruce Woodcock, American computer games analyst
  • 1970-06-21 Pete Rock, American rapper/producer
  • 1970-06-25 Ariel Gore, American journalist and author

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1970-06-26 Chris O'Donnell, American actor (School Ties, Robin-Batman Forever), born in Winnetka, Illinois

  • 1970-06-26 Paul Thomas Anderson, American filmmaker (Boogie Nights, Magnolia), born in Studio City California
  • 1970-06-26 Irv Gotti, American record producer
  • 1970-06-26 Matt Letscher, American actor
  • 1970-06-26 Nick Offerman, American actor (Parks and Recreation), born in Joliet, Illinois
  • 1970-06-28 Mike White, American filmmaker and actor, born in Pasadena, California
  • 1970-06-29 Mike Vallely, American skateboarder
  • 1970-07-02 Scotty 2 Hotty, American wrestler
  • 1970-07-03 Shawnee Smith, American actress

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1970-07-03 Audra McDonald, American actress (Private Practice) and singer (6x Tony award winner), born in West Berlin

Actress and Singer Audra McDonald
Actress and Singer
Audra McDonald
  • 1970-07-05 Mac Dre, American rapper (d. 2004)
  • 1970-07-06 Inspectah Deck [Jason Hunter], American rapper and producer (Wu-Tang Clan, Czarface), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1970-07-06 Frank Salvato II, Italian-American Sound Engineer and Composer
  • 1970-07-07 Robia LaMorte, American actress and dancer

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1970-07-08 Todd Martin, American tennis star (1988 USTA Boys' 18), born in Hinsdale, Illinois

Tennis Player Todd Martin
Tennis Player
Todd Martin
  • 1970-07-08 Beck [Bek David Campbell], American singer (Morning Phase), born in Los Angeles
  • 1970-07-10 Gary LeVox, American singer (Rascal Flatts)
  • 1970-07-11 Justin Chambers, American actor
  • 1970-07-12 Juba Kalamka, American artist/activist
  • 1970-07-15 Chi Cheng, American musician (Deftones), (d. 2013)
  • 1970-07-21 Shawn Stasiak, American professional wrestler
  • 1970-07-23 Charisma Carpenter, American actress (Angel), born in Las Vegas,Nevada
  • 1970-08-03 Stephen Carpenter, American musician (Deftones)
  • 1970-08-04 John August, American screenwriter
  • 1970-08-05 James Gunn, American filmmaker
  • 1970-08-06 M. Night Shyamalan, Indian/American film director
  • 1970-08-09 Chris Cuomo, American TV journalist
  • 1970-08-09 Thomas Lennon, American actor and producer (Night at the Museum, Memento), born in Chicago, Illinois

Famous Weddings


Famous Divorces


Famous Deaths