On This Day

Famous Birthdays on December 1 (Part 2)

  • 1970 Todd Steussie, American NFL guard / tackle (Pro Bowl 1997-98; Minnesota Vikings), born in Canoga Park, California
  • 1970 Jouko Ahola, Finnish strongman and power-lifter (World's Strongest Man 1997, 99), born in Hämeenlinna, Finland
  • 1970 Sarah Silverman, American actress and comedian ( The Sarah Silverman Program), born in Bedford, New Hampshire
  • 1971 Peter Van de Veire, Belgian radio-presenter
  • 1971 Christian Pescatori, Italian auto racer (Sports Racing World Cup 2000; FIA GT C'ship N-GT class 2001), born in Brescia, Italy
  • 1972 Norbert Wójtowicz, Polish historian and theologian
  • 1973 Jon Theodore, American drummer ( Queens of the Stone Age), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1974 Costinha, Portuguese soccer midfielder and manager (53 caps; Porto, Monaco), born in Lisbon, Portugal
  • 1974 David Ludwig, American composer
  • 1976 Konerak Sinthasomphone, Jeffrey Dahmer's victim, born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • 1976 Brently Heilbron, American satirist
  • 1976 Matthew Shepard, American murder victim (d. 1998)
  • 1976 Tomasz Adamek, Polish boxer (WBC light heavyweight title 2005-07; IBF, Ring magazine and lineal cruiserweight title 2008-09), born in Żywiec, Poland
  • 1977 Brad Delson, American guitarist (Linkin Park), born in Agoura, California
  • 1978 Mat Kearney, American singer and songwriter, born in Eugene, Oregon
  • 1979 Angelique Bates, American Actress (All That), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1980 Mohammad Kaif, Indian cricket batsman (13 Tests, top score 148; 125 ODIs), born in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India
  • 1980 Mubarak Hassan Shami, Qatari athlete (Vienna 2005, Prague 2006, Paris 2007 marathons), born in Baringo, Kenya
  • 1981 Marcus Johnson, American jazz keyboard and piano player, born in Columbus, Ohio
  • 1982 Rizwan "Riz" Ahmed, British-Pakistani actor (The Night Of), rapper (Swet Shop Boys) and activist, born in Wembley, London
  • 1985 Janelle Monáe, American singer-songwriter (Dirty Computer) and actress (Hidden Figures), born in Kansas City, Kansas
  • 1986 DeSean Jackson, American NFL wide receiver (Pro Bowl 2009-10, 13; Philadelphia Eagles), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1987 Sarah Snook, Australian actress (Succession), born in Adelaide, Australia
  • 1988 Zoe Kravitz, American actress (Big Little Lies), daughter of Lisa Bonet & Lenny Kravitz, born in Los Angeles, California

Tyler Joseph

1988 Tyler Joseph, American singer-songwriter (Twenty One Pilots), born in Columbus, Ohio

  • 1991 Sun Yang, Chinese swimmer (Olympic gold 400m, 1,500m 2012, 200m freestyle 2016), born in Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China
  • 1992 Marco van Ginkel, Dutch soccer midfielder (8 caps; Vitesse, Chelsea, PSV), born in Amersfoort, Netherlands
  • 1992 Javier Báez, Puerto Rican baseball infielder (MLB All Star 2018-19; Chicago Cubs), born in Bayamón, Puerto Rico
  • 2001 Aiko, Princess Toshi of Japan