On This Day

Famous People Born in December 1965

  • Dec 1 Henry Honiball, South African rugby union fly-half (35 caps; Sharks [Natal], Bristol), born in Estcourt, South Africa
  • Dec 2 Shane Flanagan, Australian rugby league coach (Cronulla Sutherland Sharks NRL premiers 2016), born in Sydney, Australia
  • Dec 3 Katarina Witt, German figure skater (Olympic gold ladies singles 1984, 88; World C'ship gold 1984-85, 87-88), born in Staaken, Germany
  • Dec 3 Steve Harris, American actor
  • Dec 3 Andrew Stanton, American animator
  • Dec 4 Rob Smits, pop drummer (Kong/Phlegm)
  • Dec 4 Álex de la Iglesia, Spanish film director (As Luck Would Have It), born in Bilbao, Basque Country, Spain
  • Dec 4 Ulf Kirsten, German soccer striker and manager (49 caps GDR; 51 caps Germany; Dynamo Dresden, Bayer Leverkusen), born in Riesa, Germany
  • Dec 5 Johnny Rzeznik, American singer, songwriter and guitarist (Goo Goo Dolls), born in Buffalo, New York
  • Dec 5 Wayne Smith, Jamaican reggae musician (Under Mi Sleng Teng), born in Kingston, Jamaica
  • Dec 6 Gordon Durie, Scottish footballer, born in Paisley, Scotland
  • Dec 7 Colin Hendry, Scottish footballer and coach, born in Keith, Scotland
  • Dec 7 Jeffrey Wright, American actor (Angels in America, Westworld), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Dec 8 Greg Truitt, NFL safety/linebacker (Cincinnati Bengals)
  • Dec 8 Teresa Weatherspoon, WNBA guard (NY Liberty)
  • Dec 8 Troy Sadowski, American NFL tight end (Cin Bengals), born in Atlanta, Georgia

  • Dec 8 Carina Lau, Hong Kong actress and singer (Days of Being Wild), born in Suzhou, China
  • Dec 9 Brad Savage, American actor (Red Dawn), born in Livonia, Michigan
  • Dec 9 Joe Ausanio, American baseball player
  • Dec 9 Vecepia Towery, American Survivor contestant
  • Dec 10 J Mascis, American musician (Dinosaur Jr), born in Amherst, Massachusetts
  • Dec 10 Stephanie Morgenstern, Canadian actress and filmmaker (Remembrance), born in Geneva, Switzerland
  • Dec 11 Jay Bell, American infielder (Pittsburgh Pirates), born in Eglin AFB, Florida
  • Dec 12 Laurie Grover-Tavares, American biathlete (Olympics 1994), born in Newark, New Jersey
  • Dec 13 Stacy Sunny, female infielder (Colo Silver Bullets), born in San Bernardino, California
  • Dec 13 Marko Mäetamm, Estonian artist, born in Viljandi, Estonia
  • Dec 14 Craig Biggio, American baseball infielder (Houston Astros), born in Smithtown, New York
  • Dec 14 Ken Hill, American MLB pitcher (Montreal Expos), born in Lynn, Massachusetts
  • Dec 14 Lawrence Clay-Bey, American super heavyweight boxer (Olympics 1996), born in Hartford, Connecticut
  • Dec 15 Walter Reeves, NFL tight end (Cleveland Browns)
  • Dec 16 Chris Jones, outfielder (NY Mets), born in Utica, New York
  • Dec 16 Moe Elewonibi, NFL/CFL tackle (Philadelphia Eagles, BC Lions)
  • Dec 16 Romallis Ellis, lightweight boxer (Olympic bronze 1988), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Dec 16 Melanie Sloan, American attorney
  • Dec 17 Craig Berube, Calahoo, NHL left wing (Washington Capitals)
  • Dec 17 Jeff Grayer, NBA guard (Charlotte Hornets, Olympic bronze 1988)

  • Dec 18 Brian Walton, points race cyclist (Olympic silver 1996), born in Ottawa, Ontario
  • Dec 18 Willie Blair, Paintsville KY, pitcher (San Diego Padres)
  • Dec 18 Mick Collins, American musician (The Gories, The Dirtbombs)
  • Dec 18 Tommy Davidson, American actor
  • Dec 19 Chuckii Booker, rocker
  • Dec 19 Jessica Steen, actress (Earth II, Homefront, Trial & Error), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Dec 19 Chito Martínez, Belizean baseball player
  • Dec 20 Robert Cavanah, Scottish actor, born in Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  • Dec 21 Andy Dick, American actor (Matthew-Newsradio), born in Charleston, South Carolina
  • Dec 21 Gabrielle Glaser, American musician (Luscious Jackson)
  • Dec 21 Anke Engelke, Canadian-German comedian, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • Dec 24 Nancy Reno, WPVA volleyballer (Olympics 1996), born in Glen Ellyn, Illinois
  • Dec 24 Winston Moss, NFL linebacker (Seattle Seahawks), born in Miami, Florida
  • Dec 24 Millard Powers, American musician and songwriter, born in Greensboro, North Carolina
  • Dec 25 Dmitri Mironov, NHL defenseman (Pitts Penguins, Anaheim), born in Moscow, Russia
  • Dec 25 Kathleen Luciano, WPVA volleyballer (Nationals-17th-1993), born in Munich. Germany
  • Dec 26 Ben Husaby, American cross country skier (Olympics 1994), born in Eden Prairie, Minnesota
  • Dec 27 Gamini Wickremasinghe, cricketer (Sri Lanka wicket-keeper)

Person of interestSalman Khan

Dec 27 Salman Khan, Indian actor (Bajrangi Bhaijaan), born in Indore, India

  • Dec 27 Chris Mainwaring, Australian Rules Football wing (All Australian 1991, 96; West Coast Eagles), born in Geraldton, Western Australia (d. 2007)
  • Dec 28 Colleen Dion, American actress (Brett Gardner-Another World), born in Newburgh, New York
  • Dec 28 Martine Robine, French journalist and Miss France 1984, born in Comines, Nord, France
  • Dec 29 Dexter Holland, American musician (The Offspring), born in Garden Grove, California
  • Dec 30 David Baker, UK cyclist, born in Sheffield, England
  • Dec 30 Heidi Fleiss, American madam
  • Dec 31 Julie Doucet, Canadian underground cartoonist, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • Dec 31 Gong Li, Chinese actress ( Farewell My Concubine), born in Shenyang, China
  • Dec 31 Nicholas Sparks, American author (The Notebook), born in Omaha, Nebraska

About December 1965

How Old? 54 years old
Generation: Generation X
Leap Year: No

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