On This Day

Famous People Born in 1966 (Part 5)

Birthdays 801 - 965 of 965

Person of interestDavid Schwimmer

Nov 2 David Schwimmer, American actor (Friends, Madagascar), born in Queens, New York

  • Nov 2 Tim Kirkman, American filmmaker, born in Monroe, North Carolina
  • Nov 2 Khaled Abol Naga, Egyptian actor and activist, born in Cairo
  • Nov 4 Bubba McDowell, American NFL safety (Carolina Panthers), born in Fort Gaines, Georgia
  • Nov 4 Kool Rock, [Damon Wimbley], rapper (Fat Boys-Jail House Rock)
  • Nov 4 Petra Verkaik, American Playboy playmate (Dec, 1989) appeared more than any other woman, born in Los Angeles, California
  • Nov 4 H. John Heinz IV, American medieval armor craftsman; son of Teresa Heinz
  • Nov 5 Nayim [Mohamed Alí Amar], Spanish footballer, born in Ceuta, Spain
  • Nov 6 Lisa Fuller, American actress (Dawn-General Hospital), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Nov 6 Peter DeLuise, American actor (21 Jump Street, seaQuest DSV), born in Hollywood, California
  • Nov 6 Paul Gilbert, American guitarist and singer (Mr. Big), born in Carbondale, Illinois
  • Nov 7 Andy Tomberlin, American baseball outfielder (NY Mets), born in Monroe, North Carolina
  • Nov 7 Lisa Canning, American TV and radio hostess (Entertainment Tonight), born in St.Thomas, Virgin Islands
  • Nov 7 Murphy Su'a, New Zealand cricket pace bowler (NZ left-arm of Samoan parents), born in Whanganui, New Zealand
  • Nov 7 Calvin Borel, American Racing Hall of Fame jockey (Kentucky Derby 2007, 09, 10), born in St. Martin Parish, Louisiana
  • Nov 8 Michael Soles, CFL fullback (Montreal Alouettes), born in Pointe-Claire, Canada

  • Nov 8 Ulrich Cruden, Suriname soccer player (NEC), born in Paramaribo, Suriname
  • Nov 8 Gordon Ramsay, British chef and reality television personality, born in Johnstone, Scotland
  • Nov 9 Virgil Robertson, CFL defensive end (BC Lions), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Nov 10 Vanessa Angel, English actress (Weird Science, Kingpin), born in London
  • Nov 10 Kyle Kopp, water polo 2m offense (Olympics 1996), born in San Bernardino, California
  • Nov 10 Bill DeMott, American professional wrestler, born in Ridgewood, New Jersey
  • Nov 11 Benedicta Boccoli, Italian actress (Valzer), born in Milan Italy
  • Nov 11 Gina Pillitiere, WPVA volleyballer (National-25th-1994), born in Akron, Ohio
  • Nov 13 Rumeal Robinson, NBA guard (Portland Trail Blazers, Detroit Pistons)
  • Nov 14 Carl Coulter, CFL corner (Saskatchewan Roughriders)
  • Nov 14 Curt Schilling, pitcher (Philadelphia Phillies), born in Anchorage, Alaska
  • Nov 14 Eric Hill, NFL middle linebacker (Arizona Cardinals)
  • Nov 14 Rod Harris, CFL slot back (Saskatchewan Roughriders)
  • Nov 14 Petra Roßner, German cyclist
  • Nov 15 Rachel True, American actress
  • Nov 16 Dan Nowosielski, fencing epee (Olympics 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • Nov 16 Tammy Lauren, actress (Angie, Out of the Blue), born in San Diego, California
  • Nov 16 Tim Scott, pitcher (Montreal Expos), born in Hanford, California
  • Nov 16 Tricia Cast, Medford NY, actress (Amanda-Bad News Bear, Young & Restless)
  • Nov 16 Christian Lorenz, German keyboardist (Rammstein), born in East Berlin, East Germany

  • Nov 16 Dean McDermott, Canadian actor
  • Nov 16 Tahir Shah, British travel writer and explorer
  • Nov 17 Jeff Buckley, musician and singer ("Hallelujah"), Anaheim California (d. 1997)
  • Nov 17 Daisy Fuentes, model/MTV veejay (America's Funniest Videos)
  • Nov 17 Jeff Nelson, pitcher (NY Yankees), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • Nov 17 Sophie Marceau, French actress (Braveheart, L'Amour Braque), born in Paris, France
  • Nov 17 Kate Ceberano, Australian singer
  • Nov 18 Darren Flutie, American CFL wide receiver (Grey Cup 1994, 99; CFL All-Star 1996, 97, 99; Edmonton Eskimos, Hamilton Tiger-Cats), born in Manchester, Maryland
  • Nov 18 Ron Coomer, Crest Hill IL, infielder (Minnesota Twins)
  • Nov 18 Jorge Camacho, Spanish poet
  • Nov 19 Brian Wilsterman, soccer player (Dordreecht '90)
  • Nov 19 Gail Devers, American athlete (Olympics gold 100m 1992, 96), born in Seattle, Washington
  • Nov 19 Rocco DiSpirito, American chef
  • Nov 20 Kevin Gilbert, American musician (d. 1996)
  • Nov 20 Jill Thompson, American comic book writer and artist
  • Nov 21 Jerry Fontenot, NFL center/guard (Chicago Bears, New Orleans Saints)
  • Nov 21 Troy Aikman, American College and Pro Football Hall of Fame quarterback and broadcaster (Super Bowl 1992-93, 95; Pro Bowl 1991–96; Dallas Cowboys), born in West Covina, California
  • Nov 22 Brian Robbins, American actor (Eric-Head of the Class), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Nov 22 Nicholas Rowe, actor (Young Sherlock Holmes), born in London, England
  • Nov 23 Charlie Grover, musician (Sponge)
  • Nov 23 Jerry Kelly, American golfer (3 PGA Tour titles), born in Madison, Wisconsin
  • Nov 23 Vincent Cassel, French actor
  • Nov 24 Ledell Eackles, NBA guard (Wash Wizards/Bullets)
  • Nov 24 Paul Robinett, American internet personality
  • Nov 24 Russell Watson, British singer
  • Nov 25 Mark Whiten, American baseball outfielder (4 home runs in one game 1993; St. Louis Cardinals), born in Pensacola, Florida
  • Nov 25 Stacy Lattisaw, disco singer (Million Dollar Baby), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Nov 25 Tim Armstrong, American musician (Rancid and The Transplants)
  • Nov 26 Jay Berger, American tennis star, born in Fort Dix, New Jersey
  • Nov 26 Sue Wicks, American Women's Basketball Hall of Fame forward (WNBA All Star 2000; NY Liberty), born in Center Moriches, New York
  • Nov 26 Garcelle Beauvais, Haitian fashion model and actress (The Jamie Foxx Show), born in Saint-Marc, Haiti
  • Nov 27 Carwell Gardner, NFL fullback (Buffalo Bills, San Diego Chargers)
  • Nov 27 Chryssandra Hines, Bristol Conn, team handball wing (Olympics 1996)
  • Nov 27 Dean Garrett, NBA center (Denver Nuggets)
  • Nov 27 Andy Merrill, American voice actor
  • Nov 27 Edward Hall, British theatre director of Hampstead Theatre (Rose Rage), born in England
  • Nov 28 Sam Seder, American comedian
  • Nov 30 Wil Mara, American author
  • Nov 30 David Nicholls, English novelist and screenwriter
  • Dec 1 Matthew Laborteaux, actor (Killing Stone, Deadly Friend)
  • Dec 1 Steve Walsh, American NFL quarterback and CFL coach (Chicago Bears, Tampa Bay Buccaneers; Toronto Argonauts), born in Saint Paul, Minnesota
  • Dec 1 Katherine LaNasa, American actress
  • Dec 1 Larry Walker, Canadian baseball right fielder (NL MVP 1997; MLB All Star 1992, 1997–1999, 2001), born in Maple Ridge, British Columbia
  • Dec 2 Clive Eksteen, South African cricket spin bowler (7 Tests; ex-commercial manager Cricket SA), born in Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Dec 2 Kelly Buchberger, Canadian NHL right wing and coach (World C'ship gold 1994; Stanley Cup 1987, 90; Edmonton Oilers), born in Langenburg, Saskatchewan
  • Dec 2 Jinsei Shinzaki, Japanese pro wrestler (Michinoku Pro Wrestling; WWF, "Hakushi"), born in Tokushima, Japan
  • Dec 3 Flemming Povlsen, Danish soccer forward and broadcaster (62 caps; Borussia Dortmund), born in Brabrand, Denmark
  • Dec 4 Fred Armisen, American actor and comedian (Saturday Night Live), born in Hattiesburg, Mississippi
  • Dec 4 Masta Ace [Duval Clear], American rapper (Born To Roll), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Dec 4 Suzanne Malveaux, American television news journalist, born in Lansing, Michigan
  • Dec 5 Bruce Deacon, Canadian marathoner (Olympics 1996), born in Ottawa, Ontario
  • Dec 5 Joseph Barbara, American actor (Joe Carlino-Another World), born in New Smyrna Beach, Florida
  • Dec 5 Niege Dias, Brazilian tennis star, born in Santa Cruz do Sul, Brazil
  • Dec 5 Patricia Kaas, French pop singer (Mademoiselle Chant), born in Forbach, Lorraine, France
  • Dec 6 Natascha Badmann, Swiss triathlete (6-time winner of the Ironman World Championships), born in Basel, Switzerland

  • Dec 7 C. Thomas Howell, American actor (Red Dawn, Tank, Soul Man), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Dec 7 Shinichi Itoh, Japanese motorcycle racer, born in Kakuda, Miyagi, Japan
  • Dec 8 Joe Staysniak, American NFL guard (Indianapolis Colts), born in Elyria, Ohio
  • Dec 8 Matthew Laborteaux, American actor (Albert-Little House on Prairie), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Dec 8 Les Ferdinand, English footballer who scored 149 goals in the Premier League for various clubs, born in Acton, London

Person of interestSinead O'Connor

Dec 8 Sinéad O'Connor, Irish singer-songwriter (Nothing Compares 2 U), born in Glenageary, Ireland

Singer-Songwriter Sinead O'Connor
Singer-Songwriter
Sinead O'Connor
  • Dec 8 Jeff Tremaine, American television and film director, born in Rockville, Maryland
  • Dec 9 Dana Murzyn, NHL defenseman (Vancouver Canucks), born in Calgary, Alberta
  • Dec 9 Kirsten Gillibrand, American attorney and politician (Senator (D) NY 2009-), born in Albany, New York
  • Dec 9 Toby Huss, American actor
  • Dec 10 Mel Rojas, MLB pitcher (Montreal Expos), born in Haina, Dominican Republic
  • Dec 10 Norberto Martin, baseball infielder (Chicago White Sox), born in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
  • Dec 11 Terry Sharpe, Irish rocker (The Adventures, Starjets-Starjets), born in Belfast, Northern Ireland
  • Dec 11 Gary Dourdan, American actor, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Dec 11 Leon Lai, Chinese-born Hong Kong actor and singer, born in Beijing, China
  • Dec 12 Jim Sandlak, NHL right wing (Vancouver Canucks), born in Kitchener, Ontario
  • Dec 12 Royce Gracie, Brazilian martial artist, born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Dec 12 Kouichi Nagano, Japanese voice actor, born in Sakura, Chiba Prefecture, Japan
  • Dec 13 Ross Burden, New Zealand celebrity chef, born in Napier, New Zealand (d. 2014)
  • Dec 13 Don Roff, American writer and filmmaker, born in Walla Walla, Washington
  • Dec 14 Anthony Mason, American NBA forward (NY Knicks, Charlotte Hornets), born in Miami, Florida (d. 2015)
  • Dec 14 Bill Ranford, Canadian NHL goalie (Team Canada, Boston), born in Brandon, Manitoba, Canada
  • Dec 14 Carl Herrera, Trinidadian-born Venezuelan NBA forward (San Antonio Spurs), born in Trinidad and Tobago
  • Dec 14 Fabrizio Giovanardi, Italian racecar driver, born in Sassuolo, Italy
  • Dec 14 Tim Sköld, Swedish-American musician, born in Skövde, Sweden
  • Dec 14 Lucrecia Martel, Argentine film director (La Ciénaga), born in Salta, Argentina
  • Dec 15 Carl Hooper, cricketer (WI off-spin all-rounder)
  • Dec 15 Manos Papayiannis, Greek fashion model and actor
  • Dec 16 Clifford Robinson, American basketball center (NBA All Star 1994; 6th Man of Year Award 1993; Phoenix Suns, Portland Trail Blazers), born in Buffalo, New York (d. 2020)
  • Dec 16 Dennis Wise, English footballer

  • Dec 17 Hans Visser, Dutch soccer player (MVV, FC Utrecht)
  • Dec 17 Kristiina Ojuland, Estonian politician
  • Dec 17 Valeri Liukin, Soviet gymnast
  • Dec 17 Christopher A. Wray, American lawyer, F.B.I. Director (2017-), born in NYC, New York
  • Dec 18 Aaron Jones, NFL defensive end (NE Patriots)
  • Dec 18 Gianluca Pagliuca, Italian actress (Ugly Dirty & Bad)
  • Dec 18 Patricia Neder, American team handball right wing (Olympics 1992 & 1996), born in Waukesha, Wisconsin
  • Dec 18 Steve Dullaghan, rocker (Primitives-Lovely, Lump of Coal)
  • Dec 18 Terry Phelps, American tennis player, born in Larchmont, New York
  • Dec 18 Tracy Byrd, country singer
  • Dec 18 Makiko Esumi, Japanese actress
  • Dec 18 Mille Petrozza, German singer (Kreator)
  • Dec 19 Alberto "La Bomba" Tomba, Italian skier (Olympic gold 1988, 92)
  • Dec 19 Courtney Griffin, CFL defensive back (Winnipeg Blue Bombers)
  • Dec 19 Eric Weinrich, Roanoke, NHL defenseman (Chicago Blackhawks)
  • Dec 19 Monique Oliver, Malibu Ca, WPVA volleyballer (US Open-4th-1994)
  • Dec 19 Rajesh Chauhan, cricket spin bowler (21 Tests; 47 wickets; 35 ODIs), born in Ranchi, India
  • Dec 19 Robert MacNaughton, American actor (ET), born in NYC, New York
  • Dec 19 Roberto Beam, soccer player (Vitesse/MVV)
  • Dec 20 Chris Robinson, American rocker (Black Crowes-Shake Your Money Maker), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • Dec 20 Ed de Goey, Dutch soccer goalie (Feyenoord), born in Gouda, South Holland
  • Dec 20 Tim Hauck, NFL safety and coach (Denver Broncos, Seattle Seahawks), born in Butte, Montana
  • Dec 20 Matt Neal, British motor racing driver, born in Stourbridge, United Kingdom
  • Dec 20 Myrra Malmberg, Swedish singer, born in Farsta, Stockholm
  • Dec 21 Kiefer Sutherland, American actor (Lost Boys, 24), born in London, England
  • Dec 21 Karri Turner, American actress, born in Fort Worth, Texas
  • Dec 22 Dmitry Bilozerchev, Soviet/Russian gymnast, born in Moscow, Russia
  • Dec 22 Marcel "Schmier" Schirmer, German singer and bassplayer (Destruction), born in Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
  • Dec 23 Hans van Arum, Dutch soccer player (Vitesse, Willem II), born in Amersfoort, Netherlands
  • Dec 24 Deidrich Bader, American actor (Drew Carey Show), born in Washington, D.C.

  • Dec 25 Craig Veasey, NFL defensive tackle/defensive end (Houston Oilers)
  • Dec 25 Javier Frana, Rafaela Argentina, tennis star
  • Dec 25 Sandy Corn, model/Penthouse Pet (March, 1991)
  • Dec 26 Tim Legler, NBA guard (Washington Wizards/Bullets), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Dec 26 Rickey Dixon, American College Football Hall of Fame cornerback (Jim Thorpe Award 1987; Oklahoma Sooners; Cincinnati Bengals, LA Raiders), born in Dallas, Texas (d. 2020)
  • Dec 27 Fabian Núñez, American politician
  • Dec 27 Wendy Coakley-Thompson, American writer
  • Dec 27 Eva LaRue, American actress
  • Dec 27 Bill Goldberg, American football player and professional wrestler
  • Dec 28 Joe Wolf, US NFL player (Arizona Cardinals), born in Allentown, Pennsylvania
  • Dec 29 Jason Gould, son of actor Elliott Gould and singer and actress Barbra Streisand, born in NYC, New York
  • Dec 29 Stefano Eranio, Italian footballer, born in Genoa, Italy
  • Dec 29 Martin Offiah MBE, English rugby league winger (33 Tests GB, 5 England; 3rd on all-time try scoring list), born in London, England
  • Dec 31 Paula Barbieri, American model & actress (Dangerous), born in Panama City, Florida