On This Day

Famous Birthdays on April 11 (Part 2)

  • 1970 Sean Bergman, American baseball pitcher (San Diego Padres), born in Joliet, Illinois
  • 1970 Trevor Linden, Canadian ice hockey right wing (Canucks, NY Islanders), born in Medicine Hat, Alberta, Canada
  • 1970 Johnny Messner, American actor (Tears of the Sun), born in Syracuse, New York

Person of interestOliver Riedel

1971 Oliver Riedel, German musician (Rammstein), born in Schwerin, Germany

Musician Oliver Riedel
Musician
Oliver Riedel
  • 1971 Vicellous Reon Shannon, American actor (The Hurricane), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • 1972 Dietrich Jells, American wide receiver (New England Patriots), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1972 Nicole Levesque, American baseball guard (Charlotte Sting), born in Shaftsbury, Vermont
  • 1972 Balls Mahoney [Jonathan Rechner], American professional wrestler, born in Spring Lake Heights, New Jersey (d. 2016)
  • 1973 Blake Brockermeyer, American football tackle (GB Packers, Carolina Panthers), born in Fort Worth, Texas
  • 1973 Reggie Tongue, American football safety (KC Chiefs), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1973 Jennifer Esposito, American television actor (Summer of Sam), born in NYC, New York
  • 1974 Alex Corretja, tennis star (1990 Orange Bowl boys 16), born in Barcelona, Spain
  • 1974 Sascha van Wissen, Dutch soccer player (MVV)
  • 1974 Ashot Danielyan, Armenian weightlifter, born in Yerevan, Armenia
  • 1974 Anton Glanzelius, Danish actor (My Life as a Dog), born in Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 1974 Tricia Helfer, Canadian model and actress (Battlestar), born in Donalda, Alberta, Canada

  • 1974 Zöe Lucker, British television actor, born in Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
  • 1974 Trot Nixon, American baseball player, born in Durham, North Carolina
  • 1975 Terry Cousin, American football cornerback (Chicago Bears), born in Miami, Florida
  • 1975 Walid Soliman, Tunisian author, born in Tunis, Tunisia
  • 1978 Victor Sikora, Dutch soccer player (Go Ahead Eagles), born in Deventer, Netherlands
  • 1978 Brett Claywell, American actor (One Tree Hill), born in Greensboro, North Carolina
  • 1978 Josh Hancock, American baseball player, born in Cleveland, Mississippi (d. 2007)
  • 1978 Tom Thacker, Canadian musician (Gob), born in Langley, British Columbia, Canada
  • 1979 Malcolm Christie, English footballer, born in Stamford, England
  • 1979 Nazanin Afshin-Jam, Canadian human rights activist, Miss World Canada, born in Tehran, Iran
  • 1979 Chris Gaylor, American drummer (The All-American Rejects), born in Edmond, Oklahoma
  • 1979 Michel Riesen, Swiss ice hockey player, born in Oberbalm, Switzerland
  • 1979 Josh Server, American actor (All That), born in Highland Park, Illinois
  • 1979 Sebastien Grainger, Canadian musician (Death from Above), born in Mississauga, Canada
  • 1980 Keiji Tamada, Japanese football player, born in Urayasu, Chiba Prefecture, Japan
  • 1980 Mark Teixeira, American baseball first baseman, born in Annapolis, Maryland
  • 1981 Alessandra Ambrosio, Brazilian model (Victoria's Secret Angel) and actress, born in Erechim, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
  • 1981 Alexandre Burrows, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Pincourt, Quebec, Canada
  • 1982 Ian Bell, English cricketer, born in Walsgrave, Coventry, Warwickshire
  • 1983 Nicky Pastorelli, Dutch racing driver (Euro Formula 3000), born in The Hague, Netherlands
  • 1984 Kelli Garner, American actress (Dreamland), born in Bakersfield, California
  • 1985 Will Minson, Australian rules footballer (Western Bulldogs), born in South Australia

Person of interestJoss Stone

1987 Joss Stone, English singer-songwriter (The Soul Sessions), born in Dover, Kent

Singer Joss Stone
Singer
Joss Stone
  • 1987 Michelle Phan, American Vietnamese make-up vlogger and entrepreneur, born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1994 Dakota Blue Richards, English actress (The Golden Compass), born in South Kensington, London
  • 2002 Alexa Gerasimovich, American actress (World Trade Center), born in NYC, New York
  • 2013 Arrogate, American thoroughbred racehorse (Breeders' Cup Classic, World's Best Racehorse 2016; Pegasus World Cup, Dubai World Cup 2017), born in Clearsky Farms, Kentucky (d. 2020)