On This Day

Famous People Born in October 1976

  • Oct 1 Antonio Roybal, American painter and sculptor
  • Oct 2 Jason Dodson, American political consultant and teacher of esotericism
  • Oct 2 Mandisa, American singer
  • Oct 2 Anita Kulcsár, Hungarian handball player (d. 2005)
  • Oct 3 Kirsi Haenninen, Finnish ice hockey defenseman and pesäpallo player (Olympics bronze 1998), born in Joensuu, Finland
  • Oct 3 Seann William Scott, American actor (Role Models), born in Cottage Grove, Minnesota
  • Oct 4 Alicia Silverstone, American actress (Clueless, Batman Forever), born in San Francisco, California
  • Oct 4 Mauro Camoranesi, Italian soccer winger and manager (55 caps; Juventus), born in Tandil, Argentina
  • Oct 4 Cabral Ibacka, Romanian actor and television presenter
  • Oct 4 Ueli Steck, Swiss mountain climber, born in Emmental (d. 2017)
  • Oct 5 Song Seung-hun, South Korean actor, born in Seoul, South Korea
  • Oct 5 Ramzan Kadyrov, Chechen President, born in Tsentaroy, Russia
  • Oct 5 J. J. Yeley, American race car driver, born in Phoenix, Arizona
  • Oct 6 Barbie Hsu, Taiwanese actress and singer
  • Oct 7 Taylor Hicks, American musician, born in Birmingham, Alabama
  • Oct 7 Santiago Solari, Argentinian footballer, born in Rosario, Argentina

  • Oct 7 Gilberto Silva, Brazilian soccer defender (93 caps; Arsenal, Panathinaikos), born in Lagoa da Prata, Minas Gerais
  • Oct 7 Charles Woodson, American College Football Hall of Fame cornerback (Heisman Trophy 1997, U of Michigan; 9 x Pro Bowl; Super Bowl 2010, Green Bay Packers), born in Fremont, Ohio
  • Oct 7 Marc Coma, Spanish motorcycle racer, born in Avià, Spain
  • Oct 8 Galo Blanco, Spanish tennis player, born in Oviedo, Spain
  • Oct 9 Nick Swardson, American stand up comedian and actor (Reno 911!), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Oct 10 Shane Doan, Canadian NHL right wing (Winnipeg Jets), born in Halkirk, Alberta, Canada
  • Oct 10 Bob Burnquist, Brazilian-American skateboarder, born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Oct 10 Pat Burrell, American baseball player, born in Eureka Springs, Arkansas
  • Oct 11 Emily Deschanel, American actress (Bones), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Oct 12 Sarah Lane, American television personality and ballet dancer, born in San Francisco, California
  • Oct 13 Ed Ellis, American football tackle (New England Patriots), born in Hamden, Connecticut
  • Oct 14 Nataša Kejžar, Slovenian swimmer
  • Oct 14 Henry Mateo, Dominican baseball player
  • Oct 14 Ben Pridmore, World Memory Champion
  • Oct 14 Chang Chen, Taiwanese actor (Red Cliff), born in Taipei, Taiwan
  • Oct 15 Yoon Son-ha, South Korean actress and singer
  • Oct 16 Ryan Fitzgerald, Australian football (AFL) player and media personality
  • Oct 17 Sebastián Abreu, Uruguayan footballer
  • Oct 19 Omar Gooding, American actor
  • Oct 19 Desmond Harrington, American actor

  • Oct 19 Michael Young, baseball player
  • Oct 20 Reidel Anthony, wide receiver (Tampa Bay Buccaneers)
  • Oct 20 Tom Wisniewski, American guitarist (MxPx)
  • Oct 21 Jeremy Miller, West Covina California, actor (Ben-Growing Pains)
  • Oct 21 Lavinia Miloşovici, Romanian gymnast
  • Oct 21 Josh Ritter, American musician
  • Oct 21 Mélanie Turgeon, French Canadian alpine skier
  • Oct 22 Jon Foreman, American musician (Switchfoot)
  • Oct 22 Helen Svedin, Swedish model
  • Oct 22 Brad Stevens, American basketball head coach (Boston Celtics 2013-19; NBA All-Star Game 2017), born in Zionsville, Indiana
  • Oct 23 Cat Deeley, English model and television personality
  • Oct 23 Ryan Reynolds, Canadian actor and comedian (Deadpool), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Oct 24 Yanda Nossiter, Australian canoeist (Olympics 1996), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • Oct 24 Petar Stoychev, Bulgarian swimmer, born in Momchilgrad, Bulgaria
  • Oct 25 Steve Jones, Northern Irish footballer, born in Derry, Northern Ireland
  • Oct 26 Miikka Kiprusoff, Finnish NHL hockey player (San Jose Sharks), born in Turku, Finland
  • Oct 28 Karl Tremblay, Canadian singer (Les Cowboys Fringants)
  • Oct 29 Mohsen Emadi, Iranian Poet
  • Oct 30 Maurice Taylor, American NBA forward (LA Clippers), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Oct 30 Stern John, Trinidadian footballer (Columbus Crew), born in Tunapuna, Trinidad and Tobago
  • Oct 31 Guti [José María Gutiérrez Hernández], Spanish footballer, born in Torrejón de Ardoz, Spain
  • Oct 31 Piper Perabo, American actress (Covert Affairs), born in Dallas, Texas

About October 1976

How Old? 43 years old
Generation: Generation X
Leap Year: Yes

Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Signs: Libra (Sep 23 - Oct 22), Scorpio (Oct 23 - Nov 21)