Birthdays in History in 1966

  • Jan 10 Steve Kramer, American politician
  • Jan 11 Kelley Law, Canadian curler
  • Jan 13 Tabitha Stevens, fictional character (Bewitched)
  • Jan 17 Karissa Rushing, Benton Arkansas, Miss Arkansas-America (1991)
  • Jan 18 Alexander Khalifman, Russian chess player
  • Jan 18 André Ribeiro, Brazilian racing driver
  • Jan 21 Katrine Michaelsen, Gentokte Denmark, Miss Denmark (1984)
  • Jan 25 Chet Culver, American politician, governor of Iowa
  • Jan 31 Dr Umar Alisha, A Sufi Master was Born at Pithapuram.
  • Feb 4 Marissa Laakso, Miss Mass-America (1991), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Feb 5 Rok Petrovič, Slovenian skier (d. 1993)
  • Feb 12 Boty Goodwin, British artist (d. 1995)
  • Feb 18 Guy Ferland, American television director
  • Feb 20 Cecilia Cummins, Clintwood Va, 5th of 5 siblings born on 2/20
  • Feb 22 Resha Riggins, Miss Alabama (1990), born in Trussville Alabama
  • Feb 22 Brian Greig, Australian politician
  • Feb 25 Samantha Phillips, Ft Meade MD, Penthouse Pet
  • Feb 25 Samson Kitur, Kenyan athlete (d. 2003)
  • Mar 4 Dav Pilkey, American author
  • Mar 8 Holly Ann Salo, Keani Alaska, Miss Alaska-America (1991)
  • Mar 9 Tony Lockett, Australian Rules Footballer
  • Mar 9 Michael Patrick MacDonald, American memorist
  • Mar 11 Pavel Petrovich Mukhortov, Russian cosmonaut
  • Mar 18 Daniel S. Nevins, American rabbi
  • Mar 22 Yahya Ayyash, militant
  • Mar 22 Artis Pabriks, Latvian politician
  • Mar 30 Efstratios Grivas, Greek chess grandmaster and author
  • Apr 1 Chris Evans, English disc jockey
  • Apr 7 Gary Wilkinson, English snooker player
  • Apr 14 André Boisclair, Quebec politician (Parti Québécois)
  • Apr 20 David Chalmers, Australian philosopher
  • Apr 23 Jim Stynes [James], Hall of Fame Australian rules footballer (only foreigner to win Brownlow medal), born in Dublin, Ireland (d. 2012)
  • Apr 26 Yoshihiro Togashi, Mangaka who created YuYu Hakusho
  • May 2 Belinda Stronach, Canadian politician
  • May 3 Darren Morgan, Welsh snooker player
  • May 4 Jane McGrath, co-founder of the McGrath Foundation for breast cancer (d. 2008)
  • May 12 Rafael Bournigal, Azua Dom Rep, infielder (Oakland A's)
  • May 13 Kamen Vodenicharov, Bulgarian entertainer
  • May 13 Nikos Aliagas, Greek TV show host
  • May 20 Dan Abrams, American TV reporter (Nightline)
  • May 25 Princess Laurentien of the Netherlands
  • May 26 Zola Budd Pieterse, Bloemfontein South Africa, track star (Oly-1988)
  • Jun 4 Vladimir Voevodsky, Russian mathematician
  • Jun 13 Grigori Perelman, Russian mathematician
  • Jun 19 Joichi Ito, Japanese entrepreneur
  • Jun 21 Rudi Bakhtiar, American journalist
  • Jun 21 Mancow Muller, American radio personality
  • Jun 22 Euan Anstruther-Gough-Calthorpe, English baron/multi-millionaire
  • Jun 29 John Part, Canadian darts player
  • Jul 7 Neil Tobin, American magician
  • Jul 14 Brian Selznick, American author and illustrator
  • Jul 17 Sten Tolgfors, Swedish politician
  • Jul 19 David Segui, KC KS, infielder (Montreal Expos)
  • Jul 20 Enrique Peña Nieto, President of Mexico (2012-), born in Atlacomulco, State of Mexico
  • Jul 25 Christine C. Quinn, American politician
  • Jul 29 Richard Steven Horvitz, American comic voiceactor
  • Jul 31 Marina V A Mowatt, [Ogilvy], daughter of English princess Alexandra
  • Aug 1 James St. James, American author and nightlife personality
  • Aug 7 Jimmy Wales, American internet entrepreneur
  • Aug 18 Gustavo Charif, Argentine artist
  • Aug 19 Lilian Garcia, wrestling announcer
  • Aug 27 Juhan Parts, Prime Minister of Estonia
  • Aug 28 Teresa Zarzeczny Bell, Washington Crossing NJ, rower (Oly-silver-1996)
  • Aug 28 Priya Dutt, Indian social worker and politician
  • Aug 31 Jan Einar Thorsen, Norwegian Alpine skier
  • Sep 3 Vladimir Ryzhkov, Russian politician
  • Sep 4 Debra Lewin, South Burlington Vermont, Miss Vermont-America (1991)
  • Sep 11 Princess Akishino, Japanese Imperial Family
  • Sep 13 Maria Furtwängler, German physician
  • Sep 19 Soledad O'Brien, American journalist
  • Sep 19 Eric Robert Rudolph, American criminal
  • Sep 21 Ronna Reeves, Big Spring TX
  • Sep 24 Michael J. Varhola, American author
  • Sep 27 Stephanie D Wilson, astronaut, born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Sep 28 Erno Das, lighting tech/gaffer (Spiegels, Lovely Liza)
  • Sep 30 Kerry G. Johnson, African American graphic designer and caricaturist
  • Oct 5 Jan Verhaas, Dutch snooker referee
  • Oct 9 Christopher Östlund, Swedish publisher and entrepreneur

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Oct 9 David Cameron, British Prime Minister (Conservative: 2010-16), born in London

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  • Oct 20 Abu Musab al-Zarqawi, Al-Qaeda leader (d. 2006)
  • Oct 20 Stefan Raab, German entertainer
  • Oct 20 Patrick J. Volkerding, Founder and maintainer of the Slackware Linux distribution
  • Oct 24 Roman Abramovich, Russian oil magnate
  • Oct 27 Matt Drudge, American blogger
  • Oct 28 Andy Richter, Yorkville IL, writer/sidekick (Conan O'Brien)
  • Oct 28 Aris Spiliotopoulos, Greek politician
  • Oct 31 Joseph Boyden, Canadian novelist
  • Nov 1 Willie D, American hip hop artist, famous for being a member of The Geto Boys
  • Nov 3 Joe Hachem, Lebanese-born Australian poker player
  • Nov 4 H. John Heinz IV, American medieval armor craftsman; son of Teresa Heinz
  • Nov 11 Benedicta Boccoli, Milan Italy
  • Nov 16 Tricia Cast, Medford NY, actress (Amanda-Bad News Bear, Young & Restless)
  • Nov 16 Tahir Shah, British travel writer and explorer
  • Nov 18 Jorge Camacho, Spanish poet
  • Nov 19 Rocco DiSpirito, American chef
  • Nov 20 Jill Thompson, American comic book writer and artist
  • Nov 24 Paul Robinett, American internet personality
  • Nov 30 Ed Kemper, American serial killer
  • Nov 30 Wil Mara, American author
  • Dec 4 Suzanne Malveaux, American television news reporter
  • Dec 9 Kirsten Gillibrand, American politician
  • Dec 12 Royce Gracie, Brazilian martial artist
  • Dec 13 Ross Burden, New Zealand celebrity chef
  • Dec 17 Kristiina Ojuland, Estonian politician
  • Dec 20 Ed de Goey, Dutch soccer goalie (Feyenoord)
  • Dec 27 Fabian Núñez, American politician
  • Dec 27 Wendy Coakley-Thompson, American writer