On This Day

Famous People Born in December 1958

  • Dec 1 Charlene Tilton, American actress (Lucy Ewing - Dallas), born in San Diego, California
  • Dec 1 Lisa Fischer, American vocalist and songwriter ("How Can I Ease the Pain"), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Dec 1 Javier Aguirre, Mexican soccer midfielder and manager (59 caps; Atlético Madrid, Espanyol; Mexico, Japan), born in Mexico City, Mexico
  • Dec 1 Alberto Cova, Italian athlete (Olympic gold 10,000m 1984; World C'ship gold 10,000m 1983), born in Inverigo, Italy
  • Dec 2 Vladimir Parfenovich, Soviet canoeist, Olympic gold K1-500, K-2 500, K-2 1,000 1980; 9 gold World C'ships 1979-83), born in Minsk, Belarus
  • Dec 2 George Saunders, American writer (Lincoln in the Bardo), born in Amarillo, Texas
  • Dec 2 Randy Gardner, American pairs figure skater (World C'ships gold [with Tai Babilonia] 1979; US C'ships 1976–1980), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Dec 4 Sergei Starikov, Russian ice hockey defenceman and coach (Olympics gold 1984, 88; silver 1980; New Jersey Devils), born in Chelyabinsk, Russia
  • Dec 5 Dean Erickson, American actor and founder and CEO of Bionic Capital LLC, born in Maine
  • Dec 6 Nick Park, British filmmaker and animator (Wallace and Gromit), born in Preston, Lancashire, England
  • Dec 7 Edd Hall, American TV announcer (Jay Leno's The Tonight Show), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Dec 7 "Ravishing" Rick Rude, American professional wrestler, born in St. Peter, Minnesota (d. 1999)
  • Dec 8 Billy Hufsey, actor (Christopher-Fame, Days of our Life)
  • Dec 8 Wayne Dickert, slalom double canoe (Olympic 11th 1996), born in Chattanooga, Tennessee
  • Dec 8 Bird McIntyre, Thai pop singer, musician
  • Dec 8 George Rogers, American College Football Hall of Fame running back (Heisman Trophy 1980, U of South Carolina; #1 pick 1981 NFL Draft; Super Bowl 1987; NO Saints, Washington Redskins), born in Duluth, Georgia

  • Dec 9 Rikk Agnew, American guitarist (The Adolescents), born in Newport Beach, California
  • Dec 10 John J. York, American actor (Mac Scorpio-General Hospital), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Dec 11 Regina Marsikova, Czech tennis player, born in Prague, Czechoslovakia
  • Dec 11 Nikki Sixx [Frank Carlton Serafino Feranna, Jr.], American musician (Mötley Crüe), born in San Jose, California
  • Dec 12 Sheree J. Wilson, American actress (Our Family Honor, Dallas), born in Rochester, Minnesota
  • Dec 13 Clark Brandon, American actor (Fast Food), born in NYC, New York
  • Dec 13 Dana Strum, American rock bassist (Slaughter-Stick it Live), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Dec 13 Lynn-Holly Johnson, American actress (Ice Castles), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Dec 14 Jan Dijksma, Dutch bassist (Weekend at Waikiki)
  • Dec 14 Mike Scott, Scottish rocker (Blues Inc, Waterboys-Rainbow Warrior), born in Edinburgh, Scotland
  • Dec 14 Spider Tracy, English rock vocalist (The Pogues), born in Eastbourne, England
  • Dec 14 Steven Rock-Savage, American actor (Shadow Play), born in Melville, Louisiana
  • Dec 15 Eddy Annys, Belgian high jumper
  • Dec 16 Bart Oates, NFL center (NY Giants, SF 49ers)
  • Dec 17 Mike Mills, US pop bassist (REM-One I Love)
  • Dec 18 Nadhim Shaker, Iraqi soccer defender (57 caps; Al-Tayaran) and coach (Iraq), born in Baghdad, Iraq (d. 2020)
  • Dec 19 Iqbal Sikander, cricketer (Pakistan leg-spinner 1992 World Cup)
  • Dec 19 Limahl [Christopher Hamill], English pop singer (Kajagoogoo-Too Shy), born in Pemberton, Lancashire, England
  • Dec 19 Steven Isserlis, British cellist, born in London, United Kingdom
  • Dec 20 Steve Sailer, American political commentator

  • Dec 22 Lenny Von Dohlen, American actor (Love Kills, Electric Dreams), born in Augusta, Georgia
  • Dec 22 Frank Gambale, Australian musician, born in Canberra, Australia
  • Dec 22 David Heavener, American actor & musician, born in Louisville, Kentucky
  • Dec 23 Joan Severance, American actress (Hear No Evil, See No Evil), born in Houston, Texas
  • Dec 23 Victoria Williams, American singer, born in Shreveport, Louisiana,
  • Dec 24 Munetaka Higuchi, Japanese drummer, born in Nara Prefecture, Japan
  • Dec 24 Bob Smith, American author and a groundbreaking gay comedian (The Tonight Show, Funny Gay Males), born in Buffalo, New York (d. 2018)
  • Dec 25 Joop Hiele, soccer player (Dordrecht '90, Go Ahead Eagles)

Person of interestRickey Henderson

Dec 25 Rickey Henderson, American Baseball Hall of Fame outfielder (10× MLB All-Star; World Series 1989, 93; AL MVP 1990; MLB stolen bases record 1,406), born in Chicago, Illinois

MLB Outfielder Rickey Henderson
MLB Outfielder
Rickey Henderson
  • Dec 25 Alannah Myles, Canadian singer-songwriter and actress (Rockinghorse, Black Velvet), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Dec 26 Adrian Newey, British Formula One engineer, born in Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
  • Dec 27 Steffen Mensching, writer
  • Dec 27 Steve Jones, American golfer (US Open 1996, 8 PGA Tour titles), born in Artesia, New Mexico
  • Dec 28 Carl Marsden, bodyguard
  • Dec 28 Carlos Carson, football player
  • Dec 28 Joe Diffie, American country singer and guitarist (Home), born in Tulsa, Oklahoma (d. 2020)
  • Dec 28 Mike McGuire, Haleyville Ala, singer (Shenandoah-Sunday in the South)
  • Dec 28 Terry Butcher, British soccer player
  • Dec 29 Nancy J. Currie-Gregg, U.S. Army officer and astronaut (STS 57, 70, sk: 88), born in Wilmington, Delaware
  • Dec 30 Brandon Clark, American actor (Sean-The Fitzpatricks), born in NYC, New York
  • Dec 30 Steven L Smith, astronaut (STS 68, 82), born in Phoenix, Arizona
  • Dec 30 Rod Harrington, English darts player and broadcaster (World Matchplay C'ship 1998, 99; PDC World C'ship 1999 runner-up), born in Boreham, Essex, England
  • Dec 31 Geoff Marsh, Australian cricketer (Aust opening batsman 1985-92), born in Northam, Australia

About December 1958

How Old? 61 years old
Generation: Baby Boomer
Leap Year: No

Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Signs: Sagittarius (Nov 22 - Dec 21), Capricorn (Dec 22 - Jan 19)