On This Day

Famous People Born in April 1987

  • Apr 1 Ding Junhui, Chinese snooker player (Masters 2011; Shanghai Masters 2013, 16; UK C'ships 2005, 09, 19), born in Yixing, Jiangsu, China
  • Apr 1 Li Ting, Chinese diver (Olympic gold platform synchro 2004; World C'ships gold 2003, 05), born in Lingui, Guilin, Guangxi, China
  • Apr 1 Mackenzie Davis, Canadian actress (Blade Runner 2049), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Apr 1 Oliver Turvey, English auto racer (24 Hours of Le Mans – LMP2 2014), born in Penrith, Cumbria, England
  • Apr 2 Shane Lowry, Irish golfer (US Open 2016 runner-up), born in Clara, County Offaly
  • Apr 2 Pablo César Aguilar, Paraguayan soccer defender (28 caps; Sportivo Luqueño, América, Cruz Azul), born in Luque, Paraguay
  • Apr 3 Julie Sokolow, American film director and musician, born in Holmdel, New Jersey
  • Apr 3 Sal Zizzo, American soccer player (Atlanta United), born in San Diego, California
  • Apr 3 Jay Bruce, American baseball player, born in Beaumont, Texas
  • Apr 4 Cameron Maybin, American baseball player, born in Asheville, North Carolina
  • Apr 4 Devon Anderson, English actor (EastEnders), born in Greenwich, London
  • Apr 4 Sarah Gadon, Canadian actress (Flashpoint), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Apr 7 Alexa Demara, American model and actress
  • Apr 8 Royston Drenthe, Dutch footballer
  • Apr 9 Jarrod Mullen, Australian rugby league footballer, born in Singleton, New South Wales, Australia
  • Apr 9 Jesse McCartney, American actor and singer, born in Ardsley, New York

  • Apr 9 Sarah of Brunei, wife of Crown Prince of Brunei, born in Bandar Seri Begawan, Sultanate of Brunei
  • Apr 10 Hayley Westenra, New Zealand soprano and UNICEF ambassador, born in Christchurch, New Zealand

Person of interestJoss Stone

Apr 11 Joss Stone, English singer-songwriter (The Soul Sessions), born in Dover, Kent

Singer Joss Stone
Singer
Joss Stone
  • Apr 11 Michelle Phan, American Vietnamese make-up vlogger and entrepreneur, born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Apr 12 Brendon Urie, American musician (Panic! at the Disco), born in St. George, Utah
  • Apr 12 Brooklyn Decker, American fashion model (Sports Illustrated Swimsuit), born in Kettering, Ohio
  • Apr 13 Brandon Hardesty, American internet entertainer, born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • Apr 15 Samira Wiley, American actress (Orange is the New Black), born in Washington D.C.
  • Apr 16 Milton J Cross, American TV announcer (Met Opera Auditions of the Air), born in NYC, New York
  • Apr 16 Neil Haskell, American contemporary dancer (SYTYCD season 3 finalist), born in Clarence Center, New York
  • Apr 16 Aaron Lennon, English footballer, born in Leeds, United Kingdom
  • Apr 18 Danny Guthrie, English footballer, born in Shrewsbury, England
  • Apr 18 Sandra Lyng Haugen, Norwegian singer (Play My Drum), born in Mosjøen, Norway

Person of interestMaria Sharapova

Apr 19 Maria Sharapova, Russian tennis player (5 Grand Slam singles titles), born in Nyagan, Russia

Tennis Player Maria Sharapova
Tennis Player
Maria Sharapova
  • Apr 19 Joe Hart, English football goalkeeper (England national team), born in Shrewsbury, England
  • Apr 19 Oksana Akinshina, Russian actress (Sisters), born in Saint Petersburg, Russia
  • Apr 19 Courtland Mead, American actor (Dragonworld), born in Mission Viejo, California
  • Apr 20 John Patrick Amedori, American actor (The Butterfly Effect), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • Apr 21 Nadif Chowdhury, Bangladeshi cricketer
  • Apr 22 David Luiz Moreira Marinho, Brazilian football player (Chelsea, Brazil national team), born in Diadema, Brazil
  • Apr 23 Emily Fox, American cupstacking champion, born in Highlands Ranch, Colorado
  • Apr 24 Kristopher Letang, Canadian hockey player (Pittsburgh Penguins), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • Apr 24 Jan Vertonghen, Belgian footballer, born in Sint-Niklaas, Belgium
  • Apr 25 Johann Smith, American soccer player, born in Hartford, Connecticut
  • Apr 26 Jessica Lee Rose, American-New Zealand actress and famous YouTube star (lonelygirl15), born in Salisbury, Maryland
  • Apr 27 William Moseley, British actor (The Chronicles of Narnia - Peter Pevensie), born in Sheepscombe, Gloucestershire, England
  • Apr 27 Emma Taylor-Isherwood, Canadian actress (Mona the Vampire), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Apr 27 Elliott Shriane, Australian short track speed skater, born in Brisbane, Australia
  • Apr 29 Alicia Morton, American actress
  • Apr 30 Nikki Webster, Australian entertainer
  • Apr 30 Rohit Sharma, Indian Cricketer

About April 1987

How Old? 33 years old
Generation: Millennial
Leap Year: No

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