On This Day

Famous People Born in 1977

Birthdays 1 - 200 of 808

  • Jan 1 Hasan Salihamidžić, Bosnian soccer utility (42 caps; Bayern Munich, 234 games, sporting director), born in Jablanica, Bosnia & Herzegovina
  • Jan 2 Brian Boucher, American ice hockey goaltender (NHL modern record for the longest shutout streak 332:01, 2003-04) and broadcaster (NBCSN, NBC), born in Woonsocket, Rhode Island
  • Jan 3 Lee Bowyer, English soccer midfielder and manager (1 cap; Leeds United; manager Charlton Athletic 2018-19), born in London, England
  • Jan 3 A.J. Burnett, American baseball pitcher (MLB All Star 2015; World Series 2009; AL strikeout leader 2008; no-hitter 2001), born in North Little Rock, Arkansas
  • Jan 3 Mayumi Iizuka, Japanese voice actress (seiyū)
  • Jan 4 Irán Castillo, Mexican actress, born in Veracruz, Mexico
  • Jan 4 Dan Shanahan, Irish hurler, born in Lismore, Republic of Ireland
  • Jan 4 Tim Wheeler, Irish pop-rock singer-songwriter (Ash - "Shining Light"), born in Downpatrick, Northern Ireland
  • Jan 4 David Millar, Scottish road racing cyclist (banned in 2004 for doping), born in Mtarfa, Malta
  • Jan 6 Stacey Gartrell, Australian swimmer (Olympics 1996), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • Jan 7 Dustin Diamond, American actor (Saved By Bell - "Screech"), born in San Jose, California (d. 2021)
  • Jan 7 Michelle Behennah, British model, born in Singapore
  • Jan 7 John Gidding, American architect & TV host (Designed to Sell), born in Istanbul, Turkey
  • Jan 8 Ryan Frances, American actor (Trevor-Sisters), born in Los Angeles County, California
  • Jan 8 Amber Benson, American actress, born in Birmingham, Alabama
  • Jan 8 Ron Pederson, Canadian actor, born in Edmonton, Canada

  • Jan 8 Lee Yoo-jin, Korean actress, born in Seoul, South Korea
  • Jan 9 Beth Troutman, American production assistant, born in Concord, North Carolina
  • Jan 11 Shomari Buchanan, American football player, born in Corpus Christi, Texas
  • Jan 11 Nadia Turner, American singer, born in Miami, Florida
  • Jan 12 Yoandy Garlobo, Cuban baseball player, born in Jovellanos, Cuba
  • Jan 12 Cade McNown, American football player, born in Portland, Oregon
  • Jan 12 Piolo Pascual, Filipino actor, born in Manila, Philippines

Person of interestOrlando Bloom

Jan 13 Orlando Bloom, English actor (Pirates of the Caribbean, The Lord of the Rings), born in Canterbury, England

  • Jan 13 James Posey, American basketball player
  • Jan 14 Terry Ryan, Canadian NHL left wing who played in 8 games (Montreal Canadiens, 1996-99), born in St. John's, Newfoundland
  • Jan 16 Jeff Foster, American basketball player, born in London, United Kingdom
  • Jan 17 Ali el Kattabi, Dutch soccer player (Sparta), born in Schiedam, Netherlands
  • Jan 17 Kevin Thorn, American professional wrestler, born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • Jan 17 Leigh Whannell, Australian screenwriter & actor, born in Melbourne, Australia
  • Jan 18 Curtis Cregan, American actor, born in Vintage, Pennsylvania
  • Jan 18 Alina Jidkova, Russian tennis player, born in Moscow, Russia
  • Jan 18 Richard Archer, British rock singer-songwriter and guitarist (Hard-Fi), born in Staines-upon-Thames, Surrey, England
  • Jan 19 Annie Miller, American tennis player (1995 Darmstadt Germany), born in Midland, Michigan
  • Jan 19 Taliesin Jaffe, American actor (Willy-Hail to the Chief), born in Venice, California
  • Jan 19 Lauren, Cameroonian footballer, born in Kribi, Cameroon

  • Jan 19 Nicole, Chilean singer, born in Chile
  • Jan 19 Cocco, Japanese singer, born in Naha, Japan
  • Jan 20 Paul Adams, South African cricketer (lefty very unorthodox bowler for South Africa), born in Cape Town, South Africa
  • Jan 20 Melody [Nathalie Lefebvre], Belgian pop singer, born in Ronse, Belgium
  • Jan 20 Sid Wilson, American musician (Slipknot), born in Des Moines, Iowa
  • Jan 21 Al Baxter, Australian rugby union footballer
  • Jan 21 Phil Neville, English footballer
  • Jan 21 Rick Ross, American rapper
  • Jan 22 Hidetoshi Nakata, Japanese footballer, born in Kofu, Japan
  • Jan 22 Jono Gibbes, New Zealand rugby union flanker (8 caps; Chiefs) and coach (Ulster, La Rochelle), born in Henderson, New Zealand
  • Jan 24 Lenka Cenkova, Czech tennis player (1995 Futures-Vaihingen-GER), born in Trinec, Czechia
  • Jan 26 Justin Gimelstob, American tennis player (1994 doubles USTA Bakersfield), born in Livingston, New Jersey
  • Jan 26 Vince Carter [Vinsanity], American basketball player who famously made "Le dunk de la mort" (the Dunk of Death), born in Daytona Beach, Florida
  • Jan 26 Leandro Fresco, Argentine ambient-electronic musician, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Jan 28 Matt DeVries, American heavy metal guitarist (Chimaira)
  • Jan 28 Takuma Sato, Japanese auto racer (Indianapolis 500 2017, 20), born in Tokyo, Japan
  • Jan 28 Daunte Culpepper, American football player
  • Jan 28 Joey Fatone, American pop singer (NSYNC - "Bye Bye Bye"), dancer, actor (My Big Fat Greek Wedding), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Jan 28 Lyle Overbay, American baseball player
  • Jan 29 Justin Hartley, American actor (Smallville, This Us), born in Knoxville, Illinois
  • Jan 30 Deltha O'Neal, American football player, born in Palo Alto, California
  • Jan 31 Shingo Katori, Japanese actor & singer (SMAP), born in Yokohama, Japan
  • Jan 31 Jim Kleinsasser, American football tight end, born in Carrington, North Dakota
  • Jan 31 Kate Shindle, American actress, born in Toledo, Ohio
  • Jan 31 Kerry Washington, American actress (Scandal), born in The Bronx, New York
  • Feb 1 Phil Ivey, American poker player (10 World Series of Poker bracelets, 1 World Poker Tour title, 9 World Poker Tour final tables), born in Riverside, California
  • Feb 1 Kevin Kilbane, Irish soccer left back, winger (110 caps Republic of Ireland; WBA, Sunderland, Everton), born in Preston, England

Person of interestShakira

Feb 2 Shakira [Mebarak-Ripoll], Colombian pop singer ("Whenever Wherever"; "Waka Waka (This Time for Africa)"), born in Barranquilla, Colombia

Singer Shakira
Singer
Shakira
  • Feb 2 Libor Sionko, Czech football player
  • Feb 2 Heather Martin, American gospel singer
  • Feb 3 Maitland Ward, American actress (Jessica-Bold & Beautiful), born in Torrance, California
  • Feb 3 Daddy Yankee [Ramón Rodríguez], reggaeton singer and rapper (Despacito), born in San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • Feb 4 Gavin DeGraw, American rock singer-songwriter "Not Over You"), born in South Fallsburg, New York
  • Feb 5 Ben Ainslie, British sailor, born in Macclesfield, United Kingdom
  • Feb 5 Adam Everett, American baseball player, born in Austell, Georgia
  • Feb 5 Ahmad Merritt, American football player, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Feb 6 Jason Euell, English footballer, born in Lambeth, London
  • Feb 7 Christine Scheels, New Berlin Wis, speed skater (Olympics 1994)
  • Feb 7 Hillary Wolf, extra lightweight judoka (Olympics 1996), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Feb 7 Mariusz Pudzianowski, Polish strongman competitor
  • Feb 8 Yucef Merhi, Venezuelan artist
  • Feb 8 Dave Farrell, American musician (Linkin Park)
  • Feb 8 Barry Hall, Australian rules footballer
  • Feb 8 Bridgette Kerkove, American actress
  • Feb 10 Salif Diao, Senegalese footballer, born in Kédougou, Senegal
  • Feb 11 Stephanie Richardson, Canadian 200m/800m swimmer (Olympics 1996), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Feb 11 Mike Shinoda, American musician (Linkin Park, Fort Minor), born in Agoura Hills, California
  • Feb 12 Jimmy Conrad, US soccer player, born in Arcadia, California
  • Feb 13 Randy Moss, American Pro Football Hall of Fame WR (6-time Pro Bowl), born in Rand, West Virginia
  • Feb 14 Nathan Osmond, American vocalist (Osmond Boys), born in Utah
  • Feb 14 Darren Bennett, English professional dancer, born in Sheffield, United Kingdom
  • Feb 14 Cadel Evans, Australian road cyclist (Tour de France 2011; UCI World Road Race C'ships 2009), born in Katherine, Australia
  • Feb 14 Darren Purse, English footballer, born in Stepney, London
  • Feb 14 Elmer Symons, South African motorcycle racer, born in Ladysmith, South Africa (d. 2007)
  • Feb 15 Brooks Wackerman, American drummer (Bad Religion, Avenged Sevenfold), born in Long Beach, California

  • Feb 16 Alexei Morozov, NHL forward (Team Russia Olympic silver 1998, Pittsburgh)
  • Feb 16 Trina Jackson, 4X200m freestyle swimmer (Olympic gold 1996)
  • Feb 16 Ian Clarke, Irish computer programmer
  • Feb 16 Ahman Green, American football player
  • Feb 17 Matthew Kaminski, jazz, and baseball organist (Atlanta Braves), polka accordionist, and educator, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Feb 18 Kátia, Brazilian footballer, born in Goiânia, Brazil
  • Feb 18 Sean Watkins, American guitarist, mandolin player, and songwriter (Nickel Creek), born in Vista, California
  • Feb 18 Chrissie Wellington, British triathlete, born in Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
  • Feb 18 Gordon Grdina, Canadian jazz guitarist and oud player (Nomad Trio), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Feb 19 Gianluca Zambrotta, Italian footballer
  • Feb 19 Ola Salo, Swedish singer (The Ark)
  • Feb 20 Sarah Ryan, Adelaide SA Australia, swimmer (Olympics 1996)
  • Feb 20 Stephon Marbury, NBA guard (Minn Timberwolves)
  • Feb 20 Bartosz Kizierowski, Polish swimmer
  • Feb 20 T.J. Slaughter, American football player
  • Feb 20 Amal Hijazi, Lebanese pop singer (Zaman), born in Kfarfila, Lebanon
  • Feb 21 Steve Francis, American basketball player, born in Takoma Park, Maryland
  • Feb 21 Chad Hutchinson, American baseball & football player, born in San Diego, California
  • Feb 21 Kevin Rose, American television host & internet entrepreneur, born in Redding, California
  • Feb 21 Rhiannon Giddens, American singer, fiiddler, and banjo player (Carolina Chocolate Drops), born in Greensboro, North Carolina
  • Feb 22 Timo Rose, German filmmaker, born in Rellingen, Germany
  • Feb 22 Hakan Yakin, Swiss footballer, born in Basel, Switzerland
  • Feb 23 Angie Trostel, American diver (Olympics 1996), born in Oxford, Ohio
  • Feb 23 Dally Randriantefy, Malagasy tennis player (1993 Marseille), born in Antananarivo, Madagascar
  • Feb 23 Kristina Šmigun, Estonian cross-country skier, born in Tartu, Estonia
  • Feb 24 Alexis Jose Grullon, American vocalist (Menudo-Cannonball), born in NYC, New York

Person of interestFloyd Mayweather, Jr.

Feb 24 Floyd Mayweather Jr., American boxer (5 x weight division world champion; record 26 consecutive wins in world title fights (10 by KO; undefeated record 50-0), born in Grand Rapids, Michigan

  • Feb 24 Jason Akermanis, Australian rules footballer
  • Feb 24 Bronson Arroyo, American baseball player
  • Feb 25 Sarah Jezebel Deva, English singer

  • Feb 25 Josh Wolff, American footballer
  • Feb 26 Tim Thomas, American NBA forward (Philadelphia 76ers), born in Paterson, New Jersey
  • Feb 26 Greg Rikaart, American actor, born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Feb 26 Josh Towers, American baseball pitcher, born in Port Hueneme, California
  • Feb 26 Shane Williams MBE, Welsh rugby scrum half (87 caps Wales, 4 British & Irish Lions; Neath, Ospreys), born in Morriston, Swansea, Wales
  • Feb 26 James Wan, Malaysian-Australian film director (Saw, The Conjuring), born in Kuching, Malaysia
  • Feb 27 Lance Hoyt, American professional wrestler, born in Gause, Texas
  • Feb 27 Ji Sung, South Korean actor, born in Seoul, South Korea
  • Feb 28 Aki-Petteri Berg, NHL defenseman (Team Finland Olympic bronze 1998, Kings)
  • Feb 28 Debbie Koegel, dance skater (with partner Oleg Fediukov), born in Norristown, Pennsylvania
  • Feb 28 Jason Aldean [Williams], American country singer ("Dirt Road Anthem"), born in Macon, Georgia
  • Mar 1 Rod White, American archer (Olympic gold team 1996), born in Sharon, Pennsylvania
  • Mar 1 Rens Blom, Dutch athlete (World C'ships gold pole vault 2005), born in Munstergeleen, Netherlands
  • Mar 1 Esther Cañadas, Spanish actress and supermodel

Person of interestChris Martin

Mar 2 Chris Martin, British rock singer-songwriter, ans piano player (Coldplay - "Viva la Vida"), born in Exeter, Devon, England

Lead Vocalist of Coldplay Chris Martin
Lead Vocalist of Coldplay
Chris Martin
  • Mar 2 Heather McComb, American actress (Ray Donovan, Prison Break), born in Lakewood Township, New Jersey
  • Mar 2 Andrew Strauss OBE, English cricket batsman and captain (100 Tests, 21 x 100s, 7,037 runs; 127 ODIs), born in Johannesburg, South Africa

Person of interestRonan Keating

Mar 3 Ronan Keating, Bayside Irish singer (Boyzone), born in Dublin, Ireland

  • Mar 4 Ana Gabriela Guevara, Mexican athlete
  • Mar 4 Juha Helppi, Finnish professional poker player
  • Mar 4 Daniel Klewer, German footballer
  • Mar 4 Jason Marsalis, American jazz drummer, born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Mar 5 Bryan Berard, NHL defenseman (Team USA Olympics 1998, NY Islanders)
  • Mar 5 Mike MacDougal, American baseball player
  • Mar 5 Wally Szczerbiak, American basketball player
  • Mar 6 Giorgos Karagounis, Greek soccer player
  • Mar 6 Marcus Thames, American baseball player
  • Mar 7 Ludmila Richterova, Czech tennis star (1995 Bournemouth), born in Kosice, Slovakia
  • Mar 7 Gianluca Grava, Italian footballer, born in Caserta
  • Mar 7 Mitja Zastrow, German-born Dutch swimmer, born in Wuppertal, Germany

  • Mar 7 Bartosz Kowalski [-Banasewicz], (Contra Tempus; Symmetrical Visions)Polish classical music composer, born in Warsaw, Poland

Person of interestJames Van Der Beek

Mar 8 James Van Der Beek, American actor (Dawson's Creek), born in Cheshire, Connecticut

  • Mar 8 Johann Vogel, Swiss footballer
  • Mar 9 Radek Dvorak, Czech NHL left wing (Florida Panthers), born in Tábor, Czech Republic
  • Mar 9 Yamila Diaz, Argentine supermodel, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Mar 10 Shannon Miller, Rolla MO, gymnast (Oly2 gold-2 silver/3 bronze-92, 96)
  • Mar 10 Peter Enckelman, Finnish footballer
  • Mar 10 Colin Murray, British radio DJ
  • Mar 10 Bree Turner, American dancer and actress
  • Mar 10 Matt Rubano, American musician (Taking Back Sunday)
  • Mar 10 Robin Thicke, Canadian-American singer ("Blurred Lines"), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Mar 11 Andre Nickatina, American rapper
  • Mar 11 Becky Hammon, American / Russian basketball point guard (WNBA: NY Liberty, SA Stars; Russia Olympics 2008, 12) and coach (first female to coach an NBA team; SA Spurs 2020), born in Rapid City, South Dakota
  • Mar 12 Ben Kenney, American rock guitarist and bassist (The Roots, 2000-03; Incubus, 2003-present), born in Brielle, New Jersey
  • Mar 12 Ramiro Corrales, American footballer
  • Mar 13 Ed Sloan, American musician (Crossfade), born in South Carolina
  • Mar 13 Momo Sylla, Guinean footballer, born in Bouaké, Cote d'Ivoire
  • Mar 14 Aki Hoshino, Japanese model
  • Mar 15 Joe Hahn, American musician
  • Mar 15 Brian Tee, American actor
  • Mar 16 Donal Óg Cusack, Irish hurler
  • Mar 18 Danny Murphy, English footballer
  • Mar 18 Zdeno Chára, Slovak ice hockey player
  • Mar 18 Devin Lima [Harold Lima], American singer (LFO), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 2018)
  • Mar 18 Willy Sagnol, French footballer
  • Mar 18 Terrmel Sledge, American baseball player
  • Mar 18 Fernando Rodney, Dominican baseball player
  • Mar 19 Jorma Taccone, American writer and comedian
  • Mar 22 Joey Porter, American NFL linebacker and coach (4-time Pro Bowl; Pittsburgh Steelers), born in Kansas City, Missouri
  • Mar 22 Santa Ratniece, Latvian classical and choral composer (Horo horo hata hata), born in Jelgava, Latvia

  • Mar 23 Josh Ackerman, actor (Mickey Mouse Club)
  • Mar 23 Jean Carlos Gamarra, Peruvian taekwondo practitioner
  • Mar 24 Olivia Burnette, San Clemente California, actress (Torkelsons)
  • Mar 24 Corneille [Cornelius Nyungura], Rawandan-Canadian R&B, pop, and soul singer, born in Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
  • Mar 24 Darren Lockyer, Australian rugby league footballer
  • Mar 24 Jason Dufner, American golfer (PGA C'ship 2013), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • Mar 24 Jessica Chastain, American actress (Martian, Mama, The Help), born in Sacramento, California
  • Mar 25 Édgar Ramírez, Venezuelan actor (Carlos), born in San Cristóbal, Venezuela
  • Mar 26 Kevin Davies, English footballer, born in Sheffield, England
  • Mar 26 Sylvain Grenier, Canadian professional wrestler
  • Mar 27 Tom van der Leegte, Dutch soccer player (PSV), born in Bergeijk, Netherlands
  • Mar 27 Vitor Meira, Brazilian racing driver, born in Brasilia, Brazil
  • Mar 28 Angelo Garcia, singer (Menudo - "Cannonball"), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Mar 28 Lauren Weisberger, American novelist
  • Mar 31 Toshiya, Japanese musician (Dir en grey)
  • Mar 31 Garth Tander, Australian auto racer (Bathurst 1000: 2000, 09, 11), born in Perth, WA
  • Apr 1 Tangela Smith, American basketball forward (WNBA All Star 2006; WNBA C'ship 2007, 09), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Apr 1 Vítor Belfort, Brazilian mixed martial artist (UFC 12 Heavyweight Tournament 1997; UFC Light Heavyweight title 2004; Cage Rage World Light Heavyweight title 2007), born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Apr 2 Jelena Abbou, Serbian fitness model, born in Gornji Milanovac, Serbia

About 1977

How Old? 43 or 44 years old
Generation: Generation X

Chinese Zodiac: Dragon (Jan 1 - Feb 17), Snake (Feb 18 - Dec 31)