On This Day

Famous People Born in 1988

Birthdays 1 - 200 of 324

  • Jan 3 Jonny Evans, Northern Irish soccer defender (84 caps; Manchester United, WBA, Leicester City), born in Belfast, Northern Ireland
  • Jan 3 Rodrigo de la Cadena, Mexican artist and performer
  • Jan 3 Ikechi Anya, Scottish soccer midfielder (29 caps; Watford, Derby County), born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • Jan 4 Nabila Jamshed, Indian writer
  • Jan 5 Pauline [Vasseur] French pop singer-songwriter ("Allô le monde"), born in Lens, Pas-de-Calais, France
  • Jan 7 Scott Pendlebury, Australian rules footballer, born in Sale, Australia
  • Jan 7 Haley Bennett, American singer & actress, born in Fort Myers, Florida
  • Jan 7 Robert Sheehan, Irish actor, born in Port Laoise, Republic of Ireland
  • Jan 8 Adam T. Siska, American musician
  • Jan 11 Alexandria L'Esperance, US quintuplet, born in Royal Oak, Michigan
  • Jan 11 Danielle L'Esperance, US quintuplet, born in Royal Oak, Michigan
  • Jan 11 Erica L'Esperance, US quintuplet, born in Royal Oak, Michigan
  • Jan 11 Raymond L'Esperance, US quintuplet, born in Royal Oak, Michigan
  • Jan 11 Veronica L'Esperance, US quintuplet, born in Royal Oak, Michigan
  • Jan 12 Andrew Lawrence, American actor (Brotherly Love, Recess), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Jan 12 Chris Casement, Irish footballer, born in Belfast, United Kingdom

  • Jan 14 Jordy [Lemoine], French singer, youngest singer (4 years) to have a #1, born in Paris, France
  • Jan 14 Mikalah Gordon, American pop singer, born in Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Jan 14 Jack P. Shepherd, English actor (Coronation Street), born in Pudsey, United Kingdom
  • Jan 16 Nicklas Bendtner, Danish footballer, born in Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Jan 16 FKA Twiggs [Tahliah Barnett], English singer-songwriter (LP1), born in Cheltenham, England
  • Jan 18 Ronnie Day [Ronald Guglielmone Jr.], American singer-songwriter (Nine Sleepless Nights), born in Redwood City, California
  • Jan 18 Angelique Kerber, German tennis player (3-time Grand Slam winner), born in Bremen, Germany
  • Jan 21 William C. Woxlin, Swedish ambient and electronic music composer, born in Borlänge, Sweden
  • Jan 21 Felipe Neto, Brazilian vlogger (YouTube), born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Jan 22 Greg Oden, American basketball player, born in Buffalo, New York
  • Jan 25 Tatiana Golovin, Russian-born French tennis player, born in Moscow, Russia
  • Jan 26 Mia Rose, British-Portuguese pop singer, born in Wimbledon, London
  • Jan 27 Kerlon Moura Souza, Brazilian footballer, born in Ipatinger, Brazil
  • Jan 28 Henry Mortensen, American actor
  • Jan 29 Stephanie Gilmore, Australian surfer (World Champion 2007-10, 12, 14, 18), born in Murwillumbah, New South Wales
  • Jan 30 Rob Pinkston, American actor (Punk'd), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • Feb 4 Eoin McDowell, Irish rugby player, born in Dublin, Ireland
  • Feb 4 Alexandros Pagalis, Greek footballer, born in Stuttgart, Germany
  • Feb 4 Carly Patterson, American gymnast (2004 Olympic Champion), born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
  • Feb 4 Jeff Horn, Australian professional boxer (WBO welterweight title 2017), born in Brisbane, Australia

  • Feb 6 Allison Holker, American dancer, born in Minnesota, United States
  • Feb 7 Ai Kago, Japanese singer
  • Feb 7 Matthew Stafford, American college football player
  • Feb 7 Nick Costa, American jazz drummer, born in Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania
  • Feb 8 Keegan Meth, Zimbabwean cricketer
  • Feb 13 Keegan Hirst, British footballer (Wakefield Trinity) and England's 1st openly gay professional player, born in Batley, West Yorkshire
  • Feb 14 Ángel Di María, Argentine footballer, born in Rosario, Argentina
  • Feb 14 Asia Nitollano, American dancer (Pussycat Dolls Present: The Search for the Next Doll winner), born in Mount Vernon, New York
  • Feb 14 Eliska Sursova, American actress, born in NYC, New York
  • Feb 14 Quentin Mosimann, Swiss DJ & music producer, born in Geneva, Switzerland
  • Feb 15 Hironori Kusano, Japanese J-pop singer (NEWS), born in Yokohama, Japan
  • Feb 16 Denílson Pereira Neves, Brazilian footballer
  • Feb 17 Natascha Kampusch, Austrian kidnapping victim
  • Feb 18 Maiara Walsh, American actress, born in Seattle, Washington
  • Feb 18 Shane Lyons, American actor & private chef, born in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Person of interestRihanna

Feb 20 Rihanna [Robyn Rihanna Fenty], Barbadian R&B and pop singer-songwriter ("Umbrella"; "Only Girl (In The World)"; "We Found Love"; "Diamonds"), born in Saint Michael, Barbados

Singer Rihanna
Singer
Rihanna
  • Feb 22 Kevin Borlée, Belgian athlete, born in Woluwe-Saint-Lambert, Belgium
  • Feb 22 Przemysław Kazimierczak, Polish footballer, born in Łęczyca, Poland
  • Feb 28 Markéta Irglová, Czech Academy Award-winning songwriter ("Falling Slowly"), singer, and actress (Once), born in Valašské Meziříčí, Czechia
  • Mar 1 Katija Pevec, American actress

  • Mar 1 Yang Hyeon-jong, South Korean baseball pitcher (Korean Series 2009, 2017 [MVP]; KBO MVP 2017; KIA Tigers), born in Gwangju, South Korea
  • Mar 1 Trevor Cahill, American baseball pitcher (MLB All Star 2010; Oakland Athletics), born in Oceanside, California
  • Mar 2 Keith Jack, British pop and theater singer and actor
  • Mar 2 Matthew Mitcham, Australian diver (Olympic gold 10m platform 2008), born in Brisbane, Australia
  • Mar 2 Nadine Samonte, Filipino actress
  • Mar 2 James Arthur, British pop singer ("Say You Won't Let Go"), born in Middlesbrough, England
  • Mar 5 Trevor Carson, Northern Irish footballer
  • Mar 5 Bjarni Viðarsson, Icelandic footballer
  • Mar 8 Armanti Edwards, American college football player
  • Mar 10 Ivan Rakitić, Croatian football player (FC Barcelona, Croatian national team), born in Möhlin, Switzerland

Person of interestStephen Curry

Mar 14 Stephen Curry, American basketball guard (NBA MVP 2015-16; Golden State Warriors), born in Akron, Ohio

Basketball Superstar Stephen Curry
Basketball Superstar
Stephen Curry
  • Mar 14 Mark Falgren, Danish drummer (Lukas Graham - "7 Years"), born in Denmark
  • Mar 15 Ever Guzman, Mexican footballer
  • Mar 17 Grimes [Claire Boucher], Canadian pop musician, born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Mar 21 Lee Cattermole, English footballer
  • Mar 22 Tania Raymonde, American actress, born in Los Angeles, California
  • Mar 24 Ryan Higgins, Zimbabwean cricketer, born in Harare, Zimbabwe
  • Mar 25 Big Sean [Anderson], American rapper, singer, and songwriter (Dark Sky Paradise), born in Santa Monica, California
  • Mar 27 Kerri Ann Darling, American actress (Alli Fowler-Another World)
  • Mar 27 Brenda Song, American actress (The Ultimate Christmas Present), born in Carmichael, California
  • Mar 27 Holliday Grainger, English actress (The Borgias), born in Manchester, England
  • Mar 27 Jessie J [Jessica Cornish], British pop singer-songwriter ("Price Tag"; "Domino"; "Bang Bang"), born in Redbridge, London, England
  • Mar 28 Lacey Turner, British soap actress

Person of interestRichard Sherman

Mar 30 Richard Sherman, American NFL cornerback (San Francisco 49ers), born in Compton, California

NFL Player Richard Sherman
NFL Player
Richard Sherman
  • Apr 1 Brook Lopez, American basketball center (NBA All Star 2013; New Jersey / Brooklyn Nets, Milwaukee Bucks), born in North Hollywood, California

  • Apr 3 Tim Krul, Dutch football goalkeeper (Netherlands National Team), born in The Hague, Netherlands
  • Apr 3 Peter Hartley, English footballer (Motherwell), born in Hartlepool, England
  • Apr 4 Frank Fielding, English football goalkeeper, born in Blackburn, Lancashire
  • Apr 6 Mike Bailey, English actor
  • Apr 6 Fabrice Muamba, Anglo-Congolese footballer

Person of interestHaley Joel Osment

Apr 10 Haley Joel Osment, American actor (The Sixth Sense, A.I., Pay it Forward), born in Los Angeles, California

  • Apr 13 Allison Williams, American actress (Girls, Get Out), born in New Canaan, Connecticut
  • Apr 13 Anderson Luís de Abreu Oliveira, Brazilian footballer, born in Porto Alegre, Brazil
  • Apr 15 Eliza "Doolittle" [Caird], British pop singer-songwriter ("Skinny Genes"; "Pack Up"), born in Westminster, London
  • Apr 16 Joe McKnight, NFL and CFL player killed in road rage incident, born in Kenner, Louisiana (d. 2016)
  • Apr 17 Takahiro Moriuchi, Japanese singer-songwriter and musician (One Ok Rock), born in Tokyo, Japan
  • Apr 18 Vanessa Kirby, English actress (Princess Margaret in The Crown), born in London, England
  • Apr 21 Pedro Mosquera, Spanish footballer
  • Apr 21 Robbie Amell, Canadian actor (Tomorrow People), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Apr 23 Victor Anichebe, Nigerian footballer, born in Lagos, Nigeria
  • Apr 23 Alistair Brownlee, British triathlete (Olympic gold 2012, 16), born in Dewsbury, England
  • Apr 24 Michael Tylo, son of American actor Michael Tylo and Deborah Hunter, born in California (d. 2007)
  • Apr 25 James Sheppard, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Lower Sackville, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Apr 25 Sara Paxton, American actress (Darcy's Wild Life), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Apr 25 Jonathan Bailey, English actor (Bridgerton), born in Wallingford, England
  • Apr 27 Lizzo [Melissa Jefferson], American rapper, born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Apr 28 Jiyai Shin, South Korean golfer (Women's British Open 2008, 12), born in Seoul, South Korea
  • Apr 29 Younha, Korean pop singer
  • Apr 30 Molloko, 1st California condor chick conceived in captivity, born in San Diego Zoo (San Diego, California)
  • Apr 30 Ana de Armas, Cuban actress (Knives Out), born in Santa Cruz del Norte, Cuba

  • May 1 Teodor Peterson, Swedish cross-country skier (Olympic silver individual sprint, bronze team sprint 2014), born in Umeå, Sweden
  • May 1 Nicholas Braun, American actor (Succession), born in Bethpage, New York
  • May 2 Lara Liang, Russian-Taiwanese-American singer (Nan Quan Mama), born in California
  • May 5 Jessica Dubroff, American aviator (attempting to become the youngest person to fly a light utility aircraft across the United States), born in Falmouth, Massachusetts (d. 1996)
  • May 5 Brooke Hogan, American singer (Undiscovered), born in Tampa, Florida
  • May 5 Skye Sweetnam, Canadian singer and songwriter (Sumo Cyco), born in Bolton, Ontario, Canada

Person of interestAdele

May 5 Adele [Adele Laurie Blue Adkins], Briish pop-rock singer-songwriter ("Rolling In The Deep"; "Someone Like You"), born in Tottenham, London

Singer-songwriter Adele
Singer-songwriter
Adele
  • May 7 Natalie Mejia, member of the American R&B/Pop group Girlicious, born in West Covina, California
  • May 9 Skye Regan, Canadian Actress and Writer
  • May 9 John Ryan Fitzpatrick, Canadian race truck driver
  • May 11 Ace Hood [Antoine McColister], American rapper, born in Port St. Lucie, Florida
  • May 12 Marcelo [Vieira da Silva Júnior], Brazilian football player (Real Madrid, Brazil national team), born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • May 15 Jessica Falkholt, Australian actress (Hope Morrison-Home and Away, born in Sydney, Australia (d. 2018)
  • May 17 Nikki Reed, American actress
  • May 18 Ryan Cooley, Canadian television actor ( Degrassi: The Next Generation), born in Orangeville, Ontario
  • May 18 Ksenija Sidorova, Latvian classical accordionist, born in Riga, Latvia
  • May 18 Taeyang [Dong Young-bae], Korean singer (Big Bang), born in Uijeongbu, South Korea
  • May 20 Carla Humphries, Filipina actress
  • May 21 Jonathan Howson, English footballer, born in Morley, England
  • May 23 Morgan Pressel, American golfer (ANA Inspiration 2007), born in Tampa, Florida
  • May 24 Billy Gilman, American singer (One Voice), born in Westerly, Rhode Island
  • May 26 Joel Selwood, Australian footballer
  • May 28 David Perron, Canadian ice hockey player
  • May 29 Cheng Fei, Chinese gymnast (Olympic gold female team 2008), born in Huangshi, Hubei
  • May 29 Steve Mason, Canadian NHL goaltender (Calder Memorial Trophy rookie of the year 2008-09), born in Oakville, Ontario

  • May 31 Hope Partlow, American pop and country singer, born in Drummonds, Tennessee
  • Jun 1 Nami Tamaki, Japanese pop singer
  • Jun 1 Javier Hernández, Mexican soccer striker (109 caps; Manchester United, Bayer Leverkusen, West Ham), born in Guadalajara, Mexico
  • Jun 1 Christine and the Queens [Héloïse Letissier], French singer-songwriter (Chaleur humaine), born in Nantes, France
  • Jun 2 Sergio Agüero, Argentine soccer striker (96 caps; Manchester City; leading overseas goal scorer in EPL history), born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Jun 2 Patrik Berglund, Swedish hockey player
  • Jun 4 Leigh Adams, Australian Footballer
  • Jun 7 Milan Lucic, Canadian Hockey player (Boston Bruins)

Person of interestMichael Cera

Jun 7 Michael Cera, Canadian actor (Arrested Development, Superbad), born in Brampton, Ontario

  • Jun 9 Mae Whitman, American Actress (The Duff), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Jun 11 Yui Aragaki, Japanese actress (Mixed Doubles) and model, born in Naha, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan
  • Jun 11 Brock Holt, American baseball utility (only player to hit for the cycle in a postseason MLB game, 2018; Boston Red Sox), born in Fort Worth, Texas
  • Jun 13 In-Kyung Kim, South Korean golfer (British Open 2017), born in Seoul, South Korea
  • Jun 14 Kevin Michael McHale, American singer
  • Jun 15 Miku Ishida, Japanese teen idol
  • Jun 16 Keshia Chante, Canadian singer
  • Jun 16 Leeland Dayton Mooring, American musician (Leeland)
  • Jun 17 Stephanie Rice, Australian swimmer (3 x Olympic gold 2008), born in Brisbane, Queensland
  • Jun 17 Andrew Ogilvy, Australian basketball player
  • Jun 20 Shefali Chowdhury, Welsh actress (Harry Potter films), born in Denbigh, Wales
  • Jun 22 Kieran Lee, English football player
  • Jun 23 Isabella Leong Lok-Sze, Hong Kong singer, actress and model
  • Jun 23 Chellsie Memmel, American gymnast
  • Jun 23 Milk [Daniel Donigan], American figure skater and drag performer (RuPaul's Drag Race), born in Syracuse, New York
  • Jun 26 King Bach Andrew B. Bachelor, Canadian American internet personality (most watched in Vine), born in Toronto, Ontario

  • Jun 27 Kate Ziegler, American swimmer, born in Fairfax, Virginia
  • Jun 28 Lacey Schwimmer, American dancer (So You Think You Can Dance), born in Redland, California
  • Jun 29 Éver Banega, Argentine footballer (Sevilla FC), born in Rosario, Argentina
  • Jul 1 Aleksander Lesun, Russian modern pentathlete (Olympic gold pentathlon 2016), born in Barysaw, Belarus
  • Jul 7 Kaci Brown, American singer, born in Sulphur Springs, Texas
  • Jul 11 Joan Smalls, Puerto Rican model, born in Hatillo, Puerto Rico
  • Jul 12 Melissa O'Neil, Canadian pop singer (Canadian Idol-2005), born in Calgary, Alberta
  • Jul 12 Inbee Park, South Korean golfer (7 major titles; US Open 2008, 13), born in Seoul, South Korea
  • Jul 13 Steven R. McQueen, American Actor
  • Jul 14 James Vaughan, English footballer, born in Birmingham
  • Jul 14 Conor McGregor, Irish professional boxer (UFC Lightweight and Featherweight Champion), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • Jul 17 Summer Bishil, American actress, born in Pasadena, California
  • Jul 18 César Villaluz, Mexican footballer
  • Jul 20 Julianne Hough, American ballroom dancer and TV personality (Dancing With The Stars), born in Orem, Utah
  • Jul 21 Chris Mitchell, Scottish footballer, born in Stirling, Scotland (d. 2016)
  • Jul 23 Pippa Bennett-Warner, English actress
  • Jul 24 Luke Mitchell, Scottish murderer
  • Jul 25 Heather Marks, Canadian model, born in Calgary, Alberta, Canada
  • Jul 25 Anthony Stokes, Irish footballer, born in Dublin
  • Jul 27 Ryan Tannehill III, American football quarterback (Miami Dolphins, Tennessee Titans; NFL passer rating leader 2019), born in Lubbock, Texas
  • Jul 27 Adam Biddle, Australian footballer (Sydney FC), born in Sydney, Australia
  • Jul 28 Ayla Brown, American singer (Let Love In), born in Wrentham, Massachusetts
  • Jul 28 Casper Johansen, Danish footballer
  • Aug 2 Brittany Hargest, American singer (Jump5), born in Durham, North Carolina
  • Aug 5 Federica Pellegrini, Italian swimmer (world record 200 meters, Olympic Gold 2008), born in Mirano, Italy

  • Aug 7 Melody Oliveria, American internet blogger (bowiechick)
  • Aug 8 Beatrice, Princes of York, British daughter of Prince Andrew and Sarah Ferguson, born in London
  • Aug 8 Danilo Gallinari, Italian basketball player
  • Aug 11 Patrick Mills, Australian basketball player
  • Aug 12 Tyson Fury, British heavyweight professional boxer, born in Manchester
  • Aug 14 Shahd Barmada, Syrian pop singer, born in Aleppo, Syria
  • Aug 16 Rumer Willis, child of Bruce Willis & Demi Moore, born in Paducah, Kentucky
  • Aug 16 Kevin Schmidt, American actor, born in Andover, Kansas
  • Aug 17 Brady Corbet, American actor (24), born in Scottsdale, Arizona
  • Aug 17 Erika Toda, Japanese actress (Ryūsei no Kizuna), born in Kobe, Japan
  • Aug 18 G-Dragon [Kwon Ji-Yong], Korean rapper (Big Bang), born in Seoul, South Korea
  • Aug 19 Travis Tedford, American actor

Person of interestKacey Musgraves

Aug 21 Kacey Musgraves, American country singer songwriter (Same Trailer, Different Park; Golden Hour), born in Golden, Texas

Singer Songwriter Kacey Musgraves
Singer Songwriter
Kacey Musgraves
  • Aug 21 Louise Setara [Smith}, English singer and songwriter (Still Waters), born in Reading, England
  • Aug 21 Paris Bennett, American singer and finalist on American Idol (season 5), born in Rockford, Illinois
  • Aug 21 Robert Lewandowski, Polish football player (Bayern Munich, Polish national team), born in Warsaw, Poland
  • Aug 23 Daniel Schwaab, German footballer, born in Waldkirch, Germany
  • Aug 23 Alice Glass [Margaret Osborn], Canadian singer and songwriter (Crystal Castles), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Aug 23 Jeremy Lin, American NBA player (Toronto Raptors), born in Torrance, California

About 1988

How Old? 32 or 33 years old
Generation: Millennial

Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit (Jan 1 - Feb 16), Dragon (Feb 17 - Dec 31)