On This Day

Famous People Born in September 1981

  • Sep 1 Clinton Portis, American football player
  • Sep 1 Adam Quick, Australian basketball player
  • Sep 2 Katie Teft, gymnast (Olympics 1996), born in Grand Rapids Michigan
  • Sep 2 Fariborz Kamkari, Iranian film director and producer
  • Sep 2 Chris Tremlett, English cricketer
  • Sep 2 Bracha van Doesburgh, Dutch actress
  • Sep 3 Fearne Cotton, British television presenter (Top of the Pops, Radio 1), born in London, England
  • Sep 4 Richard Garcia, Australian footballer, born in Perth, Australia

Person of interestBeyoncé Knowles

Sep 4 Beyoncé Knowles, American pop and R&B singer, songwriter, producer and actress (Destiny's Child), born in Houston, Texas

  • Sep 4 Lacey Sturm, American rock singer (Flyleaf), born in Homestead, Florida
  • Sep 5 Drew Carter, American football player, born in Solon, Ohio
  • Sep 5 Filippo Volandri, Italian tennis player, born in Livorno, Italy
  • Sep 6 Yumiko Cheng, Hong Kong Cantopop singer, born in Shanghai, China
  • Sep 6 Mark Teahen, American-Canadian baseball player, born in Redlands, California
  • Sep 7 Gökhan Zan, Turkish footballer, born in Antakya, Hatay, Turkey
  • Sep 7 Paul McCoy, American rock vocalist (12 Stones), born in Florence, Mississippi

  • Sep 8 Jonathan Taylor Thomas, American actor (Home Improvement), born in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
  • Sep 8 Morten Gamst Pedersen, Norwegian footballer (Tromsø), born in Vadsø, Norway
  • Sep 9 Julie Gonzalo, Argentinian actress, born in Lanús Oeste, Argentina
  • Sep 11 Andrea Dossena, Italian footballer (Piacenza), born in Lodi, Italy
  • Sep 11 Dylan Klebold, American Columbine High School Massacre co-perpetrator, born in Lakewood, Colorado (d. 1999)
  • Sep 11 Charles Kelley, American country singer and songwriter (Lady A), born in Augusta, Georgia
  • Sep 12 Jered Guzman, American pairs skater (& Natalie Vlandis), born in Garden Grove, California

Person of interestJennifer Hudson

Sep 12 Jennifer Hudson, American actress and singer (Dreamgirls), born in Chicago, Illinois

Actress and Singer Jennifer Hudson
Actress and Singer
Jennifer Hudson
  • Sep 13 Koldo Fernández, Spanish cyclist, born in Vitoria-Gasteiz, Basque Country, Spain
  • Sep 13 Antonio Lopez, Spanish footballer (Atlético Madrid), born in Benidorm, Spain
  • Sep 13 Angel Williams, Canadian professional wrestler, born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Sep 14 Miyavi, Japanese singer and actor, born in Konohana-ku ward, Osaka, Japan
  • Sep 14 Ashley Roberts, American singer (Pussycat Dolls), born in Phoenix, Arizona
  • Sep 15 Mark Duggan, whose shooting death sparked widespread riots in England, born in London
  • Sep 16 Fan Bingbing, Chinese actress and singer (My Fair Princess), born in Qingdao, Shandong
  • Sep 16 Alexis Bledel, American actress (Gilmore Girls), born in Houston, Texas
  • Sep 17 Bakari Koné, Ivorian footballer
  • Sep 17 Casey Janssen, American baseball player
  • Sep 17 Francis Manioru, Solomon Islander sprinter
  • Sep 17 Jonathan Radtke, American rock guitarist (Kill Hannah)

  • Sep 18 Jennifer Tisdale, American actress and model, born in Neptune, New Jersey
  • Sep 19 Damiano Cunego, Italian cyclist (Nippo–Vini Fantini team), born in Cerro Veronese, Italy
  • Sep 19 Rick DiPietro, American ice hockey player, born in Winthrop, Massachusetts
  • Sep 19 Scott Bradlee, American musician and arranger (Postmodern Jukebox), born on Long Island, New York
  • Sep 20 Joanie Dodds, America's Next Top Model contestant
  • Sep 20 Feliciano López, Spanish tennis player
  • Sep 20 Jordan Tata, American baseball player
  • Sep 21 Nicole Richie, American socialite, author and TV personality (The Simple Life), born in Berkeley, California
  • Sep 21 Rimi Sen, Indian actress
  • Sep 21 Meilinda Soerjoko, Indonesian-Australian actress
  • Sep 22 Ashley Drane, American actress
  • Sep 22 Adam Lazzara, American singer (Taking Back Sunday)
  • Sep 22 Subaru Shibutani, Japanese singer, dancer, actor (Kanjani8)
  • Sep 23 Robert Doornbos, Dutch race car driver
  • Sep 23 Natalie Horler, German singer (Cascada)
  • Sep 23 Misti Traya, American actress
  • Sep 24 Drew Gooden, National Basketball Association player
  • Sep 24 Ryan Briscoe, Australian racing driver
  • Sep 24 BenDeLaCreme [Benjamin Putnam], American drag queen, burlesque performer and actor (RuPaul's Drag Race), born in Seattle, Washington
  • Sep 25 Rocco Baldelli, American baseball player, born in Woonsocket, Rhode Island
  • Sep 25 Jason Bergmann, American baseball player, born in Neptune City, New Jersey
  • Sep 25 Shane Tutmarc, American songwriter and musician, born in Seattle, Washington
  • Sep 25 Van Hansis, American actor, born in North Adams, Massachusetts
  • Sep 26 Collien Fernandes, German TV host and actress, born in Hamburg, Germany
  • Sep 26 Christina Milian, American actress and singer, born in Jersey City, New Jersey

Person of interestSerena Williams

Sep 26 Serena Williams, American tennis player (23 Grand Slam titles), born in Saginaw, Michigan

Tennis Player Serena Williams
Tennis Player
Serena Williams
  • Sep 27 Lakshmipathy Balaji, Indian cricketer
  • Sep 27 Sophie Crumb, American comics artist
  • Sep 27 Brendon McCullum, New Zealand cricketer
  • Sep 28 José Calderón, Spanish basketball point guard (captain Spain gold FIBA World C'ship 2006; Olympic silver 08, 12; NBA: Toronto, Detroit, Dallas, NY Knicks; Cleveland), born in Villanueva de la Serena, Spain
  • Sep 28 Jorge Guagua, Ecuadorian soccer defender (63 caps; El Nacional), born in Esmeraldas, Ecuador
  • Sep 28 Gül Gölge, Turkish model and actress
  • Sep 28 Iracema Trevisan, Brazilian musician (CSS)
  • Sep 29 Siarhei Rutenka, Belarusian handball player
  • Sep 30 Dominique Moceanu, California, gymnast (World-silver-95, Olympic gold 1996)
  • Sep 30 Brandon Watson, American baseball

About September 1981

How Old? 38 or 39 years old
Generation: Millennial
Leap Year: No

Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Signs: Virgo (Aug 23 - Sep 22), Libra (Sep 23 - Oct 22)