On This Day

Famous People Born in October 1984

  • Oct 1 Matt Cain, American baseball pitcher (SF Giants; perfect game 2012; MLB All Star 2009, 11-12), born in Dothan, Alabama
  • Oct 2 John Morris, American voice actor (Toy Story), born in Paris, Texas
  • Oct 2 Marion Bartoli, French tennis player (Wimbledon 2013), born in Haute-Loire, France
  • Oct 3 Yoon Eun Hye, South Korean actress
  • Oct 3 Ashlee Simpson, American singer, born in Waco, Texas
  • Oct 4 Lena Katina, Russian singer (t.A.T.u.)
  • Oct 4 Álvaro Parente, Portuguese auto racer (British F3 C’ship 2005; Formula Renault 3.5 Series 2007), born in Porto, Portugal
  • Oct 5 Kenwyne Jones, Trinidadian footballer, born in Point Fortin, Trinidad and Tobago
  • Oct 6 Joanna Pacitti, American actress and singer
  • Oct 7 Ikuta Toma, Japanese singer & actor, born in Hokkaido, Japan
  • Oct 7 Salman Butt, Pakistani cricketer, born in Lahore, Pakistan
  • Oct 9 Marie Kondo, Japanese organizational guru (The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up), born in Tokyo, Japan
  • Oct 9 Ghetts [Justin Clarke], British musician, born in Plaistow, East London, England
  • Oct 10 Stephanie Cheng, Hong Kong singer (Traffic Light), born in Hong Kong
  • Oct 10 Chiaki Kuriyama, Japanese actress (Battle Royale), born in Tsuchiura, Ibaraki, Japan
  • Oct 10 Paul Posluszny, American football player, born in Butler, Pennsylvania

  • Oct 10 Troy Tulowitzki, American baseball shortstop (MLB All Star 2010, 11, 13–15; Gold Glove Award 2010, 11; Colorado Rockies), born in Santa Clara, California
  • Oct 10 Rod Benson, American basketball player, born in Fairfield, California
  • Oct 11 Sergio Hellings, Dutch footballer (Roeselare), born in Amsterdam
  • Oct 11 Martha MacIsaac, Canadian actress (Superbad), born in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island
  • Oct 13 Frank Simek, American soccer player, born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • Oct 13 Misono, Japanese singer (Day After Tomorrow), born in Kyoto, Japan
  • Oct 14 LaRon Landry, American football player
  • Oct 16 Trevor Blumas, Canadian actor
  • Oct 16 Shayne Ward, UK singer, winner of The X Factor, series 2005
  • Oct 17 Jelle Klaasen, Dutch darts player (BDO World Champion 2006), born in Alphen, Netherlands
  • Oct 17 Chris Lowell, American actor
  • Oct 17 Randall Munroe, American webcomic author
  • Oct 18 Lindsey Vonn, American alpine skier
  • Oct 18 Esperanza Spalding, American jazz bassist and singer (Chamber Music Society), born in Portland, Oregon
  • Oct 18 Freida Pinto, Indian Bollywood actress (Slumdog Millionaire, Rise of the Planet of the Apes), born in Mumbai, India
  • Oct 18 Esperanza Spalding, American jazz musician, singer-songwriter (12 Little Spells), born in Portland, Oregon
  • Oct 19 Thundercat [Stephen Bruner], American bass guitarist (Flying Lotus), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Oct 20 Florent Sinama-Pongolle, French footballer
  • Oct 20 Andrew Trimble, Northern Irish rugby player for Irish rugby team
  • Oct 21 Anouk Leblanc-Boucher, French Canadian short track speed skater

  • Oct 21 Kenny Cooper, American soccer forward (10 caps), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • Oct 21 Marvin Mitchell, American football player
  • Oct 21 Kieran Richardson, English footballer
  • Oct 23 Izabel Goulart, Brazilian model
  • Oct 23 Meghan McCain, American columnist, author, and TV host, born in Phoenix, Arizona
  • Oct 24 Kaela Kimura, Japanese model and singer (Rirura Riruha), born in Adachi, Tokyo
  • Oct 25 Sara Lumholdt, Swedish musician (A-Teens), born in Stockholm, Sweden

Person of interestKaty Perry

Oct 25 Katy Perry [Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson], American Pop Singer (I Kissed A Girl, Waking Up In Vegas), born in Santa Barbara, California

Pop Star Katy Perry
Pop Star
Katy Perry
  • Oct 26 Sasha Cohen, American figure skater, born in Los Angeles, California
  • Oct 26 Jefferson Farfán, Peruvian footballer (PSV), born in Lima, Peru
  • Oct 26 Adriano Correia Claro, Brazilian footballer, born in Curitiba, Brazil
  • Oct 26 Amanda Overmyer, American singer (American Idol season 7 finalist), born in Mulberry, Indiana
  • Oct 27 Kelly Osbourne, English television personality (The Osbournes), born in Westminster, London
  • Oct 27 Brady Quinn, American football quarterback (Cleveland Browns, Denver Broncos) and broadcaster (CBS Sports HQ, Fox Sports), born in Columbus, Ohio
  • Oct 27 Irfan Pathan, Indian cricketer (2007 ICC World Twenty20 winning squad of India), born in Vadodara, Gujarat, India
  • Oct 28 Obafemi Martins, Nigerian footballer
  • Oct 28 Amanda Paige, American model
  • Oct 29 Eric Staal, Canadian ice hockey player
  • Oct 30 Eva Pigford, American actress and fashion model, born in Los Angeles, California

About October 1984

How Old? 35 years old
Generation: Millennial
Leap Year: Yes

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