On This Day

Famous Birthdays on December 19 (Part 2)

  • 1971 Liz Cho, American television reporter

Person of interestAlyssa Milano

1972 Alyssa Milano, American actress (Who's the Boss, Charmed) and activist, born in Brooklyn, New York

Actress and Activist Alyssa Milano
Actress and Activist
Alyssa Milano
  • 1972 Warren Sapp, American NFL Hall of Fame defensive tackle (Tampa Bay Bucs), born in Orlando, Florida
  • 1972 Waverly Jackson, American NFL player (Carolina Panthers), born in South Hill, Virginia
  • 1972 Rosa Blasi, American actress, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1973 Kebu Stewart, NBA forward (Philadelphia 76ers)
  • 1973 Takashi Sorimachi, Japanese actor
  • 1973 Zulfiya Zabirova, Russian cyclist
  • 1974 Bryant Westbrook, cornerback (Detroit Lions)
  • 1974 Jake Plummer, quarterback (Arizona Cardinals)
  • 1974 Ricky Ponting, Australian cricket batsman, captain, coach and broadcaster (168 Tests, 13,378 runs @ 51.85; 41 x 100s), born in Launceston, Tasmania
  • 1974 Mikko "Mige" Paananen, Finnish rock bassist (HIM), born in Helsinki, Finland.
  • 1975 Casual [Jon Owens], American rapper (Smash Rockwell), born in Oakland, California
  • 1975 Olivier Tebily, Ivorian footballer
  • 1975 Jon Smith, British writer
  • 1977 Jorge Garbajosa, Spanish basketball forward and administrator (Toronto Raptors; president Spanish Basketball Federation), born in Madrid, Spain

  • 1978 Patrick Casey, American screenwriter and actor
  • 1979 Kevin Devine, American singer-songwriter (Brother's Blood), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1979 Paola Rey, Colombian actress

Person of interestJake Gyllenhaal

1980 Jake Gyllenhaal, American actor (Donnie Darko, Jarhead), born in Los Angeles, California

  • 1980 Marla Sokoloff, American actress
  • 1982 Mo Williams, American basketball point guard (NBA C'ship 2016, NBA All Star 2009 Cleveland Cavaliers) and coach (Alabama State), born in Jackson, Mississippi
  • 1982 Tero Pitkamaki, Finnish javelin thrower
  • 1983 Matt Stajan, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1984 Ian Kennedy, Major League Baseball pitcher
  • 1985 Gary Cahill, English soccer defender (61 caps; Chelsea, Bolton), born in Dronfield, Derbyshire
  • 1985 Neil Kilkenny, English-born Australian footballer
  • 1985 Lady Sovereign [Louise Amanda Harman], British rapper (9 to 5, Love Me or Hate Me), born in London, England
  • 1986 Ryan Babel, Dutch Footballer
  • 1987 Karim Benzema, French football player (Real Madrid, French national team), born in Lyon, France
  • 1988 Alexis Sánchez, Chilean footballer (Arsenal, Chilean national team), born in Tocopilla, Chile
  • 1988 Peter Winn, English footballer
  • 1988 Paulina Gretzky, American-born Canadian actress and model
  • 1990 Sally Fitzgibbons, Australian pro surfer, born in Gerroa, Australia
  • 1991 Declan Galbraith, British pop singer ("Tell Me Why"), born in Hoo St. Werburgh Kent, England
  • 1996 Paige Speakman, England, born 19 days before her twin sister