On This Day

Famous People Born in April 1980

  • Apr 1 Bryan Buffinton, actor (Bill Lewis Jr-Guiding Light), born in Ridgewood, New Jersey
  • Apr 1 Randy Orton, American pro wrestler (4 x WWE Champion), born in Knoxville, Tennessee
  • Apr 1 Bijou Phillips, American actress
  • Apr 1 Yūko Takeuchi, Japanese actress (Miss Sherlock), born in Urawa, Japan (d. 2020)
  • Apr 2 Carlos Salcido, Mexican soccer defender (124 caps; Olympic gold 2012; PSV, Guadalajara), born in Ocotlán, Jalisco, Mexico
  • Apr 2 Adam Fleming, English news reporter (Daily Politics), born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • Apr 2 Ricky Hendrick, American auto racer and team owner (NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series 1 win, 23 top 10s), born in Charlotte, North Carolina (d. 2004)
  • Apr 3 Trevor Moore, American actor and comedian (The Whitest Kids U' Know), born in Montclair, New Jersey
  • Apr 4 Björn Wirdheim, Swedish racing driver, born in Växjö, Sweden
  • Apr 4 Johnny Borrell, English singer (Razorlight), born in Sutton, London
  • Apr 5 Matt Bonner, American basketball player
  • Apr 5 Lee Jae Won, South Korean actor, singer, and rapper
  • Apr 6 Matthew Thomas Carey, American actor (Old School, The Banger Sisters), born in Denver, Colorado
  • Apr 8 Manuel Ortega, Austrian singer
  • Apr 8 Katee Sackhoff, American actress
  • Apr 9 Jerko Leko, Croatian footballer, born in Zagreb, Croatia

  • Apr 9 Yoanna House, American model, born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • Apr 9 Clueso, German singer, rapper, songwriter and producer, born in Erfurt, Germany
  • Apr 10 Sean Avery, Canadian ice hockey player, born in North York, Ontario, Canada
  • Apr 10 Charlie Hunnam, British actor (Sons of Anarchy), born in Newcastle upon Tyne, England
  • Apr 10 Kasey Kahne, American race-car driver, born in Enumclaw, Washington
  • Apr 10 Bryce Soderberg, American musician (Lifehouse), born in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
  • Apr 11 Keiji Tamada, Japanese football player, born in Urayasu, Chiba Prefecture, Japan
  • Apr 11 Mark Teixeira, American baseball first baseman, born in Annapolis, Maryland
  • Apr 12 Brian McFadden, Irish singer and songwriter (Westlife), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • Apr 12 Erik Mongrain, Canadian composer and guitarist, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • Apr 13 Quentin Richardson, American basketball player, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Apr 13 Colleen Clinkenbeard, American voice actress, born in Shreveport, Louisiana
  • Apr 14 Ben Wells, American actor, born in Springfield, Illinois
  • Apr 14 Win Butler, American musician (Arcade Fire), born in Truckee, California
  • Apr 14 Steven Holcomb, American Bobsledder (Olympic gold 2010), born in Park City, Utah (d. 2017)
  • Apr 15 Victor Núñez, Costa Rican footballer
  • Apr 15 Natalie Casey, British actress
  • Apr 15 James Foster, English cricketer
  • Apr 15 Raúl López, Spanish basketball player
  • Apr 15 Willie Mason, Australian Rugby League Player

  • Apr 15 Fränk Schleck, Luxembourgish cyclist
  • Apr 16 Jesse Tendler, American actor (Nick-Ellen Burstyn Show), born in Madison, Wisconsin
  • Apr 16 Paul London, American professional wrestler, born in Austin, Texas
  • Apr 17 Curtis Woodhouse, English footballer and boxer, born in Beverley, England
  • Apr 17 Lee Hyun-il, South Korean badminton player, born in Seoul
  • Apr 18 Robyn Regehr, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Recife, Brazil
  • Apr 20 Blümchen [Jasmin Wagner], German singer (Boomerang), born in Hamburg, Germany
  • Apr 21 Vincent Lecavalier, Canadian hockey player
  • Apr 21 Tony Romo, American football player
  • Apr 21 Jeff Keppinger, American baseball player
  • Apr 22 Aaron Metchnik, American actor (Stephen-Torkelsons), born in Santa Barbara, California
  • Apr 22 Nicolas Douchez, French footballer
  • Apr 22 Courtney Friel, presenter of World Poker Tour
  • Apr 22 Carlos Hernández, Venezuelan baseball player
  • Apr 24 Fernando Arce, Mexican football midfielder, born in Tijuana, Mexico
  • Apr 24 Austin Nichols, American actor (One Tree Hill), born in Ann Arbor, Michigan
  • Apr 25 Alejandro Valverde, Spanish road racing cyclist, born in Las Lumbreras, Spain
  • Apr 25 Bruce Martin, New Zealand cricketer, born in Whangarei, Northland, New Zealand
  • Apr 25 Kazuhito Tadano, Japanese basaball player, born in Tokyo
  • Apr 26 Jordana Brewster, American actress (Nikki Graves-As the World Turns), born in Panama City
  • Apr 26 Marnette Patterson, American actress (Nicole-Something So Right), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Apr 26 Channing Tatum, American actor (21 Jump Street, Magic Mike), born in Cullman, Alabama
  • Apr 27 Christian Lara, Ecuadorian footballer, born in Quito, Ecuador
  • Apr 27 Ananda Mikola, Indonesian racing driver, born in Jakarta
  • Apr 27 Sybille Bammer, Austrian tennis player, born in Linz, Austria
  • Apr 27 Talitha Cummins, Australian journalist (Seven News Brisbane), born in Gold Coast, Australia
  • Apr 28 Josh Howard, American basketball player (Dallas Mavericks)
  • Apr 28 Bradley Wiggins, British cyclist (Olympic gold 2004, 2008 Tour de France 2012), born in Ghent, Belgium
  • Apr 29 Mathieu Biron, Canadian ice hockey player
  • Apr 29 Kian Egan, Irish singer (Westlife)
  • Apr 29 Kelly Shoppach, American baseball player
  • Apr 30 Sam Heughan, Scottish actor (Outlander), born in Balmaclellan, Scotland

About April 1980

How Old? 40 years old
Generation: Generation X
Leap Year: Yes

Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Signs: Aries (Mar 21 - Apr 19), Taurus (Apr 20 - May 20)