On This Day

Famous Birthdays on April 18 (Part 2)

  • 1970 Saad Hariri, Lebanese-Saudi Prime Minister of Lebanon (2016-present), born in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
  • 1971 Dan Kordic, Canadian NHL defenseman (Philadelphia Flyers), born in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
  • 1971 Oleg Petrov, NHL right wing (Montreal Canadiens), born in Moscow, Russia
  • 1971 Tamara Braun, American actress (Ava Vitali-Days of Our Lives), born in Evanston, Illinois

David Tennant

1971 David Tennant [McDonald], Scottish actor (Doctor Who; Broadchurch), born in Bathgate, Scotland

  • 1972 Eli Roth, American film director (Cabin Fever) and actor, born in Newton, Massachusetts
  • 1972 Xu Zheng, Chinese actor and director (Lost on Hong Kong), born in Shanghai, China
  • 1973 Derrick Brooks, American NFL linebacker (11×Pro Bowl 1997–2006, 08; Super Bowl 2002; Tampa Bay Bucs), born in Pensacola, Florida
  • 1973 Haile Gebrselassie, Ethiopian 10k runner (Olympic gold 1996), born in Asella, Arsi Province, Ethiopia
  • 1973 James "Jamie" Koven, American rower (Olympic 5th 1996), born in Morristown, New Jersey
  • 1974 Mark Tremonti, American rock guitarist (Creed - "With Arms Wide Open"; Alter Bridge -"Isolation"), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1974 Millie Corretjer, Puerto Rican singer (De Hoy en Adelante), born in San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • 1974 Edgar Wright, British director (A Fistful of Fingers), born in Poole, Dorset, England
  • 1974 Madeleine Peyroux, American French jazz and blues singer-songwriter, born in Athens, Georgia

Melissa Joan Hart

1976 Melissa Joan Hart, American actress (Clarissa, Sabrina), born in Smithtown, New York

  • 1976 Fayray, Japanese singer (Taiyō no Gravity), born in Tokyo
  • 1976 Justin Ross, American politician (Member of the Maryland House of Delegates from the 22nd district 2003-12), born in Bowie, Maryland
  • 1977 Dan LaCouture, American NHL hockey player, born in Hyannis, Massachusetts
  • 1979 Michael Bradley, American basketball player, born in Worcester, Massachusetts
  • 1979 Anthony Davidson, British Formula One driver, born in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, England
  • 1979 Nuria Fergó, Spanish singer (La vida son sólo dos días), born in Nerja, Spain
  • 1979 Matthew Upson, English footballer (England national team World Cup 2010), born in Eye, England
  • 1979 Kourtney Kardashian, American reality television star, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1980 Robyn Regehr, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Recife, Brazil
  • 1981 Brian Buscher, American MLB third baseman, born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • 1982 Marie-Élaine Thibert, Canadian singer, born in Lasalle, Montreal, Quebec
  • 1982 Scott Hartnell, Canadian NHL hockey player, born in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
  • 1983 Miguel Cabrera, Venezuelan baseball player, born in Maracay, Venezuela
  • 1983 Fodil Hadjadj, Algerian football player, born in Algiers, Algeria
  • 1984 America Ferrera, American actress (Ugly Betty), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1985 Łukasz Fabiański, Polish football goalkeeper (Poland national team), born in Kostrzyn nad Odrą, Poland
  • 1985 Karl Reindler, Australian racing driver, born in Perth, Australia
  • 1985 Elena Temnikova, Russian singer (Serebro), born in Kurgan, Russia
  • 1986 Maurice Edu, American soccer player, born in Fontana, California
  • 1986 Billy Butler, American baseball player (Kansas City Royals), born in Orange Park, Florida
  • 1987 Danny Guthrie, English footballer, born in Shrewsbury, England
  • 1987 Sandra Lyng Haugen, Norwegian singer (Play My Drum), born in Mosjøen, Norway
  • 1988 Vanessa Kirby, English actress (Princess Margaret in The Crown), born in London, England
  • 1989 Alia Shawkat, American actress (Hannah Rayburn-State of Grace), born in Riverside, California
  • 1992 Jēkabs Jančevskis, Latvian pianist, choral and orchestral composer (When; Adveniat Regnum), and teacher, born in Riga, Latvia
  • 1992 Chloe Bennet [Chloé Wang], Chinese-American actress (Agents of S.H.E.I.L.D.), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1994 Moisés Arias, American-Colombian actor (The Kings of Summer), born in NYC, New York
  • 1996 Alexey Zhigalkovich, Belarusian singer (S druz'yami), born in Minsk, Belarus
  • 2007 Princess Haya Bint Al Hamzah, Princess of Jordan, born in Amman, Jordan