On This Day

Famous Birthdays on April 5 (Part 2)

  • 1972 Paul Okon, Australian former footballer
  • 1972 Tim Coronel, Dutch racing driver and twin to fellow racing driver Tom Coronel, born in Naarden, Netherlands
  • 1973 Spencer Folau, Tongan, American football offensive lineman (Baltimore Ravens), born in Nukuʻalofa, Tonga
  • 1973 Tony Banks, quarterback (St Louis Rams)
  • 1973 Élodie Bouchez, French actress

Pharrell Williams

1973 Pharrell Williams, American singer, songwriter ("Happy"), music producer (The Neptunes), and film producer (Hidden Figures), born in Virginia Beach, Virginia

  • 1974 Mike DuHaney, soccer defender (Olympic gold 1996), born in New Haven, Connecticut
  • 1974 Rick Terry, NFL defensive tackle (NY Jets)
  • 1974 Sahaj Ticotin, American musician/producer (Ra)
  • 1974 Uhm Tae Woong, South Korean actor
  • 1975 Nikki Dryden, 800m swimmer (Olympic 6th 1992, 96), born in Calgary, Alberta
  • 1975 John Hartson, Welsh footballer
  • 1975 Juicy J [Jordan Houston], American rapper, songwriter, and record producer (Three 6 Mafia), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • 1976 Ike Hilliard, NFL wide receiver (NY Giants)
  • 1976 Ryan Drese, baseball pitcher (Olympic bronze 1996), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1976 Simone Inzaghi, Italian footballer
  • 1976 Kim Collins, Nevisian athlete (World C'ship gold men's 100m 2003), born in Saint Peter Basseterre Parish, Saint Kitts and Nevis
  • 1976 Ross Gload, American baseball player
  • 1976 Fernando Morientes, Spanish footballer
  • 1976 Sterling K. Brown, American actor (The People v. O. J. Simpson, This is Us), born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • 1976 Henrik Stenson, Swedish golfer (British Open 2016), born in Gothenburg, Sweden
  • 1978 Franziska van Almsick, German swimmer
  • 1978 Stephen Jackson, American basketball player
  • 1979 Timo Hildebrand, German footballer
  • 1980 Matt Bonner, American basketball player
  • 1980 Lee Jae Won, South Korean actor, singer, and rapper
  • 1981 Michael A. Monsoor, United States Navy SEAL killed in Iraq and posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor, born in Long Beach, California
  • 1981 Mariqueen Maandig (Rezner), Filipino-American singer, songwriter, and musician (How to Destroy Angels; West Indian Girl), born in The Phillippines
  • 1982 Alexandre Prémat, French racing driver, born in Juvisy-sur-Orge, Essonne, France
  • 1982 Thomas Hitzlsperger, German footballer, 2001-13, and football director (VfB Stuttgart), born in Munich, West Germany
  • 1982 Matt Pickens, American professional soccer goalkeeper, 2002-19, and coach (Nashville), born in Washington, Missouri
  • 1982 Hayley Atwell, British-American actress (Captain America; Agent Cater), born in London, England
  • 1984 Shin Min-a, South Korean model and actress
  • 1989 Lily James [Thomson], English actress (Cinderella), born in Esher, England
  • 1990 Haruma Miura, Japanese Actor
  • 2173 Harcourt Fenton "Harry" Mudd, New Amsterdam, Arcturus (Star Trek)