On This Day

Famous People Born in May 1984

  • May 1 Keiichiro Koyama, Japanese musician (NEWS)
  • May 1 Farah Fath, American actress
  • May 1 Mišo Brečko, Slovenian soccer defender (77 caps; FC Köln, FC Nürnberg), born in Trbovlje, Slovenia
  • May 1 David Backes, American ice hockey center (NHL All Star 2011; Olympic silver 2010; St. Louis Blues, Boston Bruins), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • May 1 Alexander Farnerud, Swedish soccer midfielder (8 caps; Strasbourg, Young Boys), born in Landskrona, Sweden
  • May 2 Saulius Mikoliūnas, Lithuanian footballer, born in Vilnius, Lithuanian SSR
  • May 2 Thabo Sefolosha, Swiss basketball player, born in Vevey, Switzerland
  • May 3 Cheryl Burke, American professional dancer (Dancing with the Stars), born in San Francisco, California
  • May 3 Nam Sang-mi, South Korean actress and model, born in Yeongju, South Korea
  • May 4 Manjural Islam, Bangladeshi test cricket player, born in Khulna, Bangladesh (d. 2007)
  • May 4 Kevin Slowey, American baseball player, born in Conroe, Texas
  • May 4 Montell Owens, American football player, born in Wilmington, Delaware
  • May 5 Wade MacNeil, Canadian guitarist (Alexisonfire), born in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
  • May 5 Eve Torres, American actress and professional wrestler (3 times WWE Divas Champion), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • May 7 Alex Smith, American football player
  • May 7 Drew Stanton, American football player

  • May 7 James Loney, American baseball player
  • May 8 Nadine Chandrawinata, 2006 Miss Universe Pageant (Indonesia)
  • May 9 Prince Fielder, American MLB player (Milwaukee Brewers), born in Ontario, California
  • May 10 Edward Mujica. Venezuelan baseball player
  • May 11 Andrés Iniesta Luján, Spanish football player (Barcelona, Spanish national team), born in Fuentealbilla, Spain
  • May 12 Emily Beecham, English actress (Little Joe), born in Manchester, England
  • May 13 Caitlin Murphy, Australian actress and Model
  • May 14 Gary Ablett Jr, Australian Rules Football midfielder (Brownlow Medal 2009, 13; 8-time All Australian; Geelong, Gold Coast), born in Moriac, Victoria
  • May 14 Michael Rensing, German footballer

Person of interestMark Zuckerberg

May 14 Mark Zuckerberg, American internet entrepreneur and co-founder of Facebook, born in White Plains, New York

Facebook Founder Mark Zuckerberg
Facebook Founder
Mark Zuckerberg
  • May 15 Sérgio Jimenez, Brazilian racing driver
  • May 16 Mickie Knuckles, American female professional wrestler
  • May 17 Christian Bolaños, Costa Rican footballer, born in Hatillo, Costa Rica
  • May 17 Lena Waithe, American screenwriter, actress and producer (Master of None), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • May 18 Niki Terpstra, Dutch cyclist
  • May 18 Joakim Soria, Mexican baseball player
  • May 18 Simon Pagenaud, French auto racer (IndyCar champion 2016; Indianapolis 500 2019), born in Poitiers, France
  • May 19 Marcedes Lewis, American NFL tight end (Pro Bowl 2010; Jacksonville Jaguars, Green Bay Packers), born in Los Alamitos, California
  • May 20 Kenny Vasoli, American singer
  • May 21 Lorena Ayala, Spanish-Dutch model and beauty queen

  • May 21 Brandon Fields, National Football League punter
  • May 21 Gary Woodland, American golfer (US Open 2019), born in Topeka, Kansas
  • May 22 Joe Lauzon, American martial artist
  • May 23 Adam Wylie, actor (Picket Fences)
  • May 24 Sarah Hagan, American actress (Buffy the Vampire Slayer), born in Austin, Texas
  • May 24 Brodney Pool, American football player (Cleveland Browns), born in Corpus Christi, Texas
  • May 25 Unnur Birna Vilhjálmsdóttir, Icelandic actress and beauty queen who won 2005 Miss World, born in Reykjavík, Iceland
  • May 25 Marion Raven, Norwegian singer and songwriter (M2M), born in Lørenskog, Norway
  • May 25 Kyle Brodziak, Canadian ice hockey player, born in St. Paul, Alberta, Canada
  • May 25 Shawne Merriman, American football player, born in Washington, D.C.
  • May 25 Kostas Martakis, Greek singer, born in Athens, Greece
  • May 27 Kalle Spjuth, Swedish bandy player
  • May 28 Beth Allen, New Zealand actress
  • May 29 Carmelo Anthony, American basketball forward (10-time NBA All Star), born in Brooklyn, New York

Person of interestLaverne Cox

May 29 Laverne Cox, American actress and LGBT advocate, born in Mobile, Alabama

Actress Laverne Cox
Actress
Laverne Cox
  • May 30 Matt Maguire, Australian rules footballer
  • May 30 Jordan Palmer, American football player
  • May 31 Nate Robinson, American basketball player
  • May 31 Jason Smith, Australian actor

About May 1984

How Old? 36 years old
Generation: Millennial
Leap Year: Yes

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Signs: Taurus (Apr 20 - May 20), Gemini (May 21 - Jun 20)