On This Day

Famous People Born in 1969 (Part 6)

Birthdays 1001 - 1,182 of 1,182

  • Nov 6 Colson Whitehead, American writer (The Intuitionist, The Underground Railroad), born in NYC, New York
  • Nov 7 Michelle Morse, WPVA volleyballer (US Open-13th-1995), born in Fort Rucker, Alabama
  • Nov 7 Tanya Dubnicoff, Canadian cyclist (Olympic 6th 1992, 96), born in Winnipeg, Manitoba
  • Nov 7 Hélène Grimaud, French classical pianist, born in Aix-en-Provence, France
  • Nov 7 Michelle Clunie, American actress (Queer As Folk), born in Portland, Oregon
  • Nov 8 Devon McDonald, American NFL linebacker (Indianapolis Colts), born in Kingston, Jamaica
  • Nov 8 Ricardo McDonald, American NFL linebacker (Cincinnati Bengals), born in Kingston, Jamaica
  • Nov 8 Roxana Zal, American actress, born in Malibu, California
  • Nov 9 Angel Miranda, Puerto Rican baseball pitcher (Milwaukee Brewers), born in Arecibo, Puerto Rico
  • Nov 9 Pepa [Sandra Denton], Jamaican-American hip hop artist (Salt-n-Pepa) and actress, born in Kingston, Jamaica (birth date disputed)
  • Nov 9 Allison Wolfe, American musician (Bratmobile, Partyline), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • Nov 10 Arjan van der Laan, Dutch soccer player (Sparta), born in Nieuwkoop, Netherlands
  • Nov 10 Dan Farthing, CFL slot back (Saskatchewan Roughriders)
  • Nov 10 Ed Ward, Canadian NHL right wing (Calgary Flames), born in Edmonton, Alberta
  • Nov 10 Rod Milstead, American NFL guard (Super Bowl 1994, SF 49ers; coach Delaware State), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Nov 10 Faustino Asprilla, Colombian footballer, born in Tuluá, Colombia

Person of interestEllen Pompeo

Nov 10 Ellen Pompeo, American actress (Grey's Anatomy), born in Everett, Massachusetts

Actress Ellen Pompeo
Actress
Ellen Pompeo
  • Nov 10 Jens Lehmann, German football goalkeeper, born in Essen, West Germany
  • Nov 11 Damion Easley, American infielder (California Angels), born in NYC, New York
  • Nov 11 Dave Moore, NFL tight end/fullback (Tampa Bay Bucs)
  • Nov 11 Jeff Sydner, NFL wide receiver/punt returner (NY Jets)
  • Nov 11 Michael Owens, cricket pace bowler (NZ Test)
  • Nov 11 Carson Kressley, American television personality
  • Nov 12 Iain Sydie, American badminton player (Olympics 1996), born in North York, Ontario
  • Nov 12 Trevor Shaw, CFL slot back (BC Lions), born in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
  • Nov 12 Ian Bremmer, American political scientist, born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • Nov 12 Jason Cundy, English footballer and broadcaster, born in London, United Kingdom
  • Nov 12 Johnny Gosch, American kidnap victim, born in Des Moines, Iowa
  • Nov 12 Kathleen Hanna, American singer and songwriter, born in Portland, Oregon
  • Nov 13 Lori Berenson, American criminal
  • Nov 13 Gerard Butler, Scottish actor
  • Nov 13 Ayaan Hirsi Ali, Dutch author
  • Nov 14 Butch Walker, Rome Ga, heavy metal guitarist (Southgang-Tainted Angel)
  • Nov 14 Mark Henderson, American swimmer (Olympic gold 4x100m medley 1996; World C'ship gold 1991, 94), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Nov 14 Sue Stewart, basketball guard (Olympics 1996), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Nov 15 Helen Kelesi, Canadian tennis star

  • Nov 15 Peter Martin, cricketer (Lancashire & England pace bowler 1995)
  • Nov 15 Shane Mack, American politician
  • Nov 16 Bryan Abrams, American singer (Color Me Badd-I Want to Sex You Up), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • Nov 16 Mike Devlin, NFL guard/center (Buffalo Bills, Cardinals)
  • Nov 16 Thomas Ingalsbe, 238+ lbs (108+ kg) US weightlifter (Olympics 1996)
  • Nov 17 Takako Inque, Toride Japan, wrestler (Japan)
  • Nov 17 Ryotaro Okiayu, Japanese voice actor
  • Nov 18 Lee Anne Ketcham, female pitcher (Silver Bullets), born in Tallahassee, Florida
  • Nov 18 Raghib Ismail, American NFL wide receiver/kick returner (Oakland Raiders), born in Elizabeth, New Jersey
  • Nov 18 Sam Cassell, American NBA guard (NJ Nets, Houston Rockets), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • Nov 18 Duncan Sheik, American singer (Barely Breathing), born in Monclair, New Jersey
  • Nov 18 Ahmed Helmy, Egyptian actor (Aboud Ala El Hodoud), born in Banha, Egypt
  • Nov 19 Rod Mapstone, Australian long jumper (Olympics 1996)
  • Nov 20 Chris Harris, cricketer (son of Zin NZ all-rounder in ODI's)
  • Nov 20 Konstantin Semyonov, Israel, Men's pole vaulter (Olympic 11th-1996)
  • Nov 20 Richard Dickson Reid, New Zealand road race cyclist (Olympics 1996)
  • Nov 20 Silvia Sommaggio, Italian 5k runner
  • Nov 20 Callie Thorne, American actor
  • Nov 21 Ken Griffey Jr., American Baseball Hall of Fame outfielder (13-time MLB All Star, AL MVP 1997), born in Donora, Pennsylvania
  • Nov 22 Byron Houston, NBA forward (Sacramento Kings)
  • Nov 22 John Parrella, NFL defensive tackle (San Diego Chargers)
  • Nov 22 Katrin Krabbe, Neubrandenburg German DR, 100m/200m (World Champ 1991)
  • Nov 22 Marjane Satrapi, Iranian graphic novelist
  • Nov 23 Jonathan Seet, Canadian singer, born in Singapore
  • Nov 24 Romesh Kaluwitharana, cricket (big-hit SL batsman, ton on Test debut)
  • Nov 24 Rob Nicholson, American musician
  • Nov 25 Anthony Peeler, NBA guard (LA Lakers, Vancouver Grizzlies)
  • Nov 25 Jacqueline Hennessy, Edmonton, actress (Dead Ringers)
  • Nov 25 Jillian Hennessy, Edmonton, twin actress (Claire-Law & Order, Paper)
  • Nov 26 Sam Militello, American baseball player, born in Tampa, Florida
  • Nov 26 Shawn Kemp, American NBA forward (Cleveland Cavaliers, Seattle Supersonics), born in Elkhart, Indiana
  • Nov 26 Kara Walker, American artist, born in Stockton, California
  • Nov 28 Dale Carter, NFL cornerback (KC Chiefs)
  • Nov 28 Doug Petersen, CFL defensive end (Montreal Alouettes)
  • Nov 28 Marc Spindler, NFL defensive tackle/end (NY Jets, Detroit Lions)
  • Nov 28 Nick Knight, cricketer (England opening batsman 1995- )
  • Nov 28 Pedro Astacio, Hato Mayor Dom Rep, pitcher (LA Dodgers)
  • Nov 28 Pio Sagapolutele, NFL defensive tackle (New Orleans Saints, Cleveland Browns)
  • Nov 28 Robb Nen, San Pedro, California, American MLB pitcher (Florida Marlins)
  • Nov 28 Sonia O'Sullivan, Irish 5k runner (Olympic 4th 1992, 96)
  • Nov 29 Ben Iroha, Nigerian football player (Vitesse), born in Aba, Nigeria
  • Nov 29 Mariano Rivera, Panamanian-American pitcher (NY Yankees), born in Panama City, Panama
  • Nov 29 Pierre van Hooijdonk, Dutch soccer player (NAC, Celtic), born in Steenbergen, Netherlands
  • Nov 29 Kasey Keller, American soccer player, born in Olympia, Washington
  • Nov 30 Larry Brown, NFL cornerback (Dallas Cowboys, Oakland Raiders)
  • Nov 30 Mark Lewis, American MLB infielder (Detroit Tigers), born in Hamilton, Ohio
  • Dec 2 O. J. McDuffie, American NFL wide receiver (NFL receptions leader 1998; Miami Dolphins), born in Marion, Ohio
  • Dec 2 Pavel Loskutov, Estonian long distance athlete (Frankfurt Marathon 1999, 2001; JoongAng Seoul Marathon 2003-04), born in Valka, Latvia
  • Dec 2 Paul Stankowski, American golfer (World Open 1996; Hawaiian Open 1997), born in Oxnard, California
  • Dec 3 Bill Steer, British guitarist
  • Dec 3 Harold Steinbrenner, American businessman and MLB team owner (New York Yankees), born in Culver, Indiana

Person of interestJay-Z

Dec 4 Jay-Z [Shawn Carter], American rapper and record producer (Reasonable Doubt, The Blueprint), born in Brooklyn, New York City

Rapper & Record Producer Jay-Z
Rapper & Record Producer
Jay-Z
  • Dec 5 Mark Dekker, Zimbabwe cricket opening batsman, born in Gatooma, Rhodesia
  • Dec 5 Morgan J. Freeman, American film director (Hurricane Streets), born in Long Beach, California
  • Dec 5 Lewis Gordon Pugh, English-South African swimmer, polar explorer and motivational speaker, born in Plymouth, England

  • Dec 5 Sajid Javid, British politician, Home Secretary (2018-), born in Littleborough, England
  • Dec 6 Elmore Spencer, American NBA center (Portland Trail Blazers), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • Dec 6 Greg Knox, CFL safety (Calgary Stampeders), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Dec 6 Todd Black, American 800m runner, born in Kenton, Ohio
  • Dec 7 Patrice O'Neal, American stand-up comedian, born in Boston (d. 2011)
  • Dec 8 Antoon Kuil, Dutch soccer player (Veendam, SC Heerenveen)
  • Dec 8 Victor Green, American NFL cornerback/safety (NY Jets), born in Americus, Georgia
  • Dec 8 Steve Van Wormer, American actor, born in Flint, Michigan
  • Dec 9 Allison Smith, American actress (Jennie-Cagney & Lacey, Kate & Allie), born in The Bronx, New York
  • Dec 9 Greg Klingsporn, American rower (Olympics 1996), born in Morristown, New Jersey
  • Dec 9 Ramon Garcia, Venezuelan pitcher (Milwaukee Brewers), born in Guanare, Venezuela
  • Dec 9 André Heinz, American environmentalist and son of Senator Henry John Heinz III and Teresa Heinz
  • Dec 9 Bixente Lizarazu, French footballer, born in Saint-Jean-de-Luz, France
  • Dec 9 Sebastian Spence, Canadian actor, born in St. John's, Canada
  • Dec 9 Jakob Dylan, American musician (The Wallflowers), son of Bob Dylan, born in New York City
  • Dec 10 Darren Berry, Australian cricketer (Victorian wicket-keeper since 1989-90), born in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • Dec 10 Nadim Khan, Pakistani cricketer (brother of Moin Pakistani lefty spinner 1993), born in Rawalpindi, Pakistan
  • Dec 10 Rob Blake, Canadian NHL defenseman (Team Canada, LA Kings), born in Simcoe, Ontario
  • Dec 10 Todd Furdyk, CFL tackle (BC Lions)
  • Dec 11 Stig Inge Bjørnebye, Norwegian footballer, born in Elverum, Norway
  • Dec 11 Vishwanathan Anand, Indian chess grandmaster, born in Mayiladuthurai, India
  • Dec 11 Sean Grande, American sportscaster, born in NYC, New York
  • Dec 11 Alessandro Melli, Italian footballer, born in Agrigento, Italy
  • Dec 12 Courtney Hawkins, American NFL wide receiver (Tampa Bay Bucs, Pittsburgh Steelers), born in Corpus Christi, Texas
  • Dec 12 Doug Terry, American NFL/WLAF safety (KC Chiefs, Scotland Claymores), born in Dumas, Arkansas
  • Dec 12 Frank Dikstaal, Dutch soccer player (MVV), born in Velsen, Netherlands
  • Dec 12 Jane Robinson, Australian rower (Olympics 1996), born in Cobden, Victoria
  • Dec 12 Kris Wirtz, Canadian ice pairs skater (1994 Skate Canada), born in Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada
  • Dec 12 Sophie Kinsella, English author (Confessions of a Shopaholic), born in London, United Kingdom
  • Dec 13 Sergei Fedorov, Russian NHL forward (Detroit, Olympic silver 1998), born in Pskov, Russia

  • Dec 13 Tony Curran, Scottish actor (Gladiator, Underworld: Evolution), born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • Dec 13 Murat Nasyrov, Russian singer and composer, born in Almaty, Kaszakhstan (d. 2007)
  • Dec 14 Arthur Numan, Dutch soccer player (PSV), born in Heemskerk, Netherlands
  • Dec 14 Dave Nilsson, Australian baseball catcher (Milwaukee Brewers), born in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
  • Dec 14 Rogerick Green, American NFL cornerback (Jacksonville Jaguars), born in Brenham, Texas
  • Dec 15 Dan Williams, NFL defensive end (Denver Broncos, KC Chiefs)
  • Dec 15 Sean Briscombe, diver (Olympics 1996), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Dec 15 Wayne Simmons, linebacker (KC Chiefs)
  • Dec 15 Chantal Petitclerc, Canadian wheelchair athlete
  • Dec 16 Charles Mincy, NFL safety (Minnesota Vikings, Tampa Bay Buccaneers)
  • Dec 16 Craig White, cricketer (England all-rounder 1994-95, AIS graduate)

Person of interestLei Jun

Dec 16 Lei Jun, Chinese Businessman and founder of Xiaomi Inc, born in Xiantao, Hubei

Founder of Xiaomi Inc Lei Jun
Founder of Xiaomi Inc
Lei Jun
  • Dec 17 Marc Davis, Oceanside California, 3K steeplechase runner (Goodwill-gold-94)
  • Dec 17 Marty Carter, NFL safety (Chicago Bears)
  • Dec 17 Rob Maas, Dutch soccer player (Feyenoord)
  • Dec 17 Chuck Liddell, American mixed martial artist
  • Dec 18 Andrew Murphy, Australian long jumper/triple jumper (Olympics 1996)
  • Dec 18 Joe Randa, infielder (KC Royals), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • Dec 18 Keith Piper, cricketer (Warwickshire & England A wicketkeeper)
  • Dec 18 Marco Coleman, NFL defensive end (Miami Dolphins, San Diego Chargers)
  • Dec 18 Santiago Cañizares, Spanish footballer
  • Dec 18 Justin Edinburgh, English footballer
  • Dec 19 Kristen "Kristy" Swanson, American actress (Knots Landing, Buffy the Vampire Slayer), born in Mission Viejo, California
  • Dec 19 Michael Bates, NFL wide receiver (Cleveland Browns, Carolina Panthers)
  • Dec 19 Nayan Mongia, cricketer (Indian Test batsman-wicketkeeper 1994- )
  • Dec 19 Santana Dotson, NFL defensive tackle (Green Bay Packers-Super Bowl 31)
  • Dec 19 Scott Pearson, Cornwall, NHL left wing (Buffalo Sabres)
  • Dec 19 Tom Gugliotta, NBA forward (Minnesota Timberwolves)
  • Dec 19 Richard Hammond, English television presenter (Top Gear), born in Solihull, West Midlands
  • Dec 19 Villano IV, Mexican professional wrestler

  • Dec 20 Bobby Phills, NBA guard (Cleveland Cavaliers, Charlotte Hornets), born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
  • Dec 21 Chuck Smith, NFL defensive end (Atlanta Falcons), born in Athens, Georgia
  • Dec 21 Julie Delpy, French-American actress (Before Sunrise), born in Paris, France
  • Dec 21 Leon Searcy, NFL offensive tackle (Pittsburgh Steelers, Jackson Jaguars), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Dec 21 Mihails Zemļinskis, Latvian footballer, born in Riga, Latvia
  • Dec 22 Andrew Scott, Australian baseball infielder (Olympics 1996), born in Adelaide, Australia
  • Dec 22 Marcie Aguilar, American female infielder (Colo Silver Bullets), born in Tucson, Arizona
  • Dec 22 Myriam Bédard, Canadian biathlete, born in Loretteville, Quebec City
  • Dec 23 Rodney Culver, American football running back (San Diego Chargers), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Dec 23 Stephen Grant, American football linebacker (Indianapolis Colts), born in Miami, Florida
  • Dec 23 Martha Byrne, American actress (Lily-As the World Turns), born in Ridgewood, New Jersey
  • Dec 23 Greg Biffle, American racecar driver, born in Vancouver, Washington
  • Dec 23 Rob Pelinka, American sports agent
  • Dec 24 Kenny "Damn" Kelly, rapper (Riff-Judy had a Boyfriend), born in Paterson, New Jersey
  • Dec 24 Ed Milliband, British politician (Leader of the Labour Party, 2010–15), born in Fitzrovia, London
  • Dec 25 Bernhard Jr., Prince of Netherlands, born in Nijmegen, Netherlands
  • Dec 27 Chris Humbert, Modesto California, water polo 2m offense (Olympics 1996)
  • Dec 27 Suzanne Paxton, fencer-foil (Olympics 1996), born in Baltimore Maryland
  • Dec 27 Jean-Christophe Boullion, French race car driver
  • Dec 27 Chyna [Joanie Laurer], American professional wrestler and reality TV star, born in Rochester, New York (d. 2016)
  • Dec 27 Sarah Vowell, American author and journalist
  • Dec 28 James Trapp, US sprinter and NFL player (Oakland Raiders), born in Greenville, South Carolina

Person of interestLinus Torvalds

Dec 28 Linus Torvalds, Finnish-American software engineer (developed Linux operating system), born in Helsinki, Finland

Software Engineer Linus Torvalds
Software Engineer
Linus Torvalds
  • Dec 29 Jennifer Ehle, American actress, born in Winston-Salem, North Carolina
  • Dec 29 Allan McNish, Scottish race car driver, born in Dumfries, United Kingdom
  • Dec 30 Anthuan Maybank, Georgetown SC, 200m/400m runner
  • Dec 30 Jeff Thomason, NFL tight end (Green Bay Packers-Super Bowl 31)
  • Dec 30 Michelle McGann, American golfer (7 LPGA Tour wins), born in West Palm Beach, Florida
  • Dec 30 Dave England, American television personality
  • Dec 30 Jay Kay, English musician (Jamiroquai)
  • Dec 31 Dominik Diamond, Scottish presenter & newspaper columnist, born in Arbroath, United Kingdom