On This Day

Famous People Born in October 1982

  • Oct 1 Harry Lawrence, Bath born Entrepreneur
  • Oct 1 Sandra Oxenryd, Swedish pop-dance singer, born in Kristinehamn, Sweden
  • Oct 2 George Pettit, Canadian hardcore singer (Alexisonfire), born in Grimsby, Ontario
  • Oct 2 Tyson Chandler, American basketball center (NBA Defensive Player of the Year 2012; Olympics gold 2012), born in Hanford, California
  • Oct 3 Erik von Detten, American actor
  • Oct 4 Jered Weaver, American baseball pitcher (MLB All Star 2010-12; LA Angels), born in Northridge, California
  • Oct 5 Natalie Vlandis, American pairs skater (with partner Jered Guzman), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Oct 6 MC Lars, American hip-hop artist
  • Oct 6 William Butler, Musician and member of Arcade Fire
  • Oct 7 Madjid Bougherra, Algerian footballer, born in Longvic, France
  • Oct 7 Li Yundi, Chinese classical pianist, born in Chongqing, China
  • Oct 7 Jermain Defoe, English footballer, born in Beckton, London
  • Oct 7 Robby Ginepri, American tennis player, born in Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • Oct 8 Mo Martin, American golfer (Women's British Open 2014), born in Pasadena, California
  • Oct 9 António Mendonça, Angolan footballer, born in Luanda, Angola
  • Oct 9 Shi Jun, Chinese footballer, born in Dalian, China

  • Oct 10 Amon Buchanan, Australian rules footballer
  • Oct 10 Hideki Mutoh, Japanese racing driver, born in Tokyo
  • Oct 12 Émile Parisien, French jazz soprano and alto saxophonist, and composer, born in Cahors, France
  • Oct 13 Ian Thorpe, Australian swimmer (5 Olympic gold medals), born in Sydney, Australia
  • Oct 15 Paulini Curuenavuli, Fijian singer
  • Oct 15 Charline Labonté, French Canadian ice hockey goaltender
  • Oct 16 Frédéric Michalak, French rugby player
  • Oct 16 Vincy Chan, a Hong Kong-Singaporean Canto-pop singer ("My Memories are Not My Own"), born in Hong Kong
  • Oct 17 Nick Riewoldt, Australian rules footballer
  • Oct 19 Gonzalo Pineda, Mexican footballer
  • Oct 19 Louis Oosthuizen, South African golfer (British Open 2010; runner-up in all 4 major events), born in Mossel Bay, South Africa
  • Oct 20 Yasser Al-Qahtani, Saudi footballer
  • Oct 21 James White, American basketball player
  • Oct 21 Matt Dallas, American Actor
  • Oct 22 Robinson Canó, Dominican baseball player
  • Oct 22 Heath Miller, American football player
  • Oct 22 Daniel M. Johnson "The Untouchable DJ Drastic", American DJ, music industry professional, and radio presenter
  • Oct 23 Valentin Badea, Romanian footballer
  • Oct 24 Mohamed Fairuz Fauzy, Malaysian racing driver, born in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Oct 24 Macay McBride, American baseball player, born in Augusta, Georgia

  • Oct 25 Eman Lam, Hong Kong singer (at17), born in Hong Kong
  • Oct 26 Adam Carroll, Northern Irish racing driver, born in Portadown, Northern Ireland
  • Oct 27 Patrick Fugit, American actor (Wristcutters: A Love Story), born in Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Oct 27 Dennis Moran, American computer hacker, born in Middlesex County, Massachusetts (d. 2013)
  • Oct 27 Takashi Tsukamoto, Japanese actor (Battle Royale), born in Tokyo
  • Oct 28 Jeremy Bonderman, American baseball player
  • Oct 28 Mai Kuraki, Japanese pop and R&B singer-songwriter (If I Believe), born in Funabashi, Chiba, Japan
  • Oct 28 Anthony Lerew, American baseball player
  • Oct 28 Matt Smith, English actor (11th Doctor in Doctor Who), born in Northampton
  • Oct 29 Chelan Simmons, Canadian actress
  • Oct 29 Ariel Lin, Taiwanese actress and singer
  • Oct 30 Manny Parra, American baseball player (Bridgeport Bluefish), born in Carmichael, California
  • Oct 31 Tomáš Plekanec, Czech ice hockey player, born in Cladno, Czech Republic
  • Oct 31 The Cheeky Girls [Gabriela and Monica Irimia], British-Romanian pop singers, born in Cluj-Napoca, Transylvania, Romania
  • Oct 31 Justin Chatwin, Canadian actor (War of the Worlds), born in Nanaimo, Canada

About October 1982

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

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