On This Day

Famous Birthdays on December 28 (Part 2)

  • 1970 Elizabeth McIntyre, Miss West Virginia (1996), born in Dunbar, West Virginia
  • 1970 James Jett, US Olympic sprinter and NFL wide receiver (Oakland Raiders), born in Charles Town, West Virginia
  • 1971 Melvin Nieves, Puerto Rican professional baseball outfielder (Detroit Tigers), born in San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • 1971 Steve Morrison, US NFL linebacker (Indianapolis Colts), born in Birmingham, Michigan
  • 1971 Frank Sepe, US bodybuilder, born in Rosedale, New York
  • 1971 Benny Agbayani, American baseball player, born in Honolulu, Hawaii
  • 1971 William Gates, American basketball player, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1972 Adam Clawson, US slalom canoeist (Olympic-19th-96), born in Salt Lake City, Utah
  • 1972 Adam Vinatieri, US NFL placekicker (Amsterdam Admirals, NE Patriots), born in Yankton, South Dakota
  • 1972 Jean-Francois Jomphe, Canadian professional ice hockey player (Anaheim), born in Havre-Saint-Pierre, Canada
  • 1972 Jim Kitts, US NFL running back (Frankfurt Galaxy, Miami Dolphins), born in Portsmouth, Virginia
  • 1972 Patrick Rafter, Australian tennis player (US Open 1997-98), born in Mount Isa, Australia
  • 1972 Roberto Palacios, Peruvian footballer, born in Lima, Peru
  • 1972 Kevin Stitt, American politician, Governor of Oklahoma (2019-), born in Milton, Florida
  • 1973 Bobby Taylor, NFL cornerback (Philadelphia Eagles), born in Houston, Texas
  • 1973 Herborg Kråkevik, Norwegian singer and actress, born in Jondal, Norway

Seth Meyers

1973 Seth Meyers, American actor, comedian, writer and producer (Late Night with Seth Meyers, Saturday Night Live), born in Evanston,, Illinois

  • 1974 Rob Niedermayer, Canadian NHL center (Florida Panthers), born in Cassiar, British Columbia
  • 1975 Tannis Vallely, American actress (Janice Lazorotto-Head of the Class), born in NYC, New York
  • 1976 Joe Manganiello, American actor (Spider-Man, Magic Mike XXL, True Blood), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 1977 Shane Elford, Australian rugby league player, born in Penrith, Australia
  • 1978 Chris Coyne, Australian footballer (Bayswater City SC), born in Brisbane, Australia

John Legend

1978 John Legend [Stephens], American singer-songwriter("All Of Me"), producer and actor (Crow: The Legend: Jesus Christ, Superstar), born in Springfield, Ohio

  • 1979 James Blake, American tennis player, born in Yonkers, New York City
  • 1979 Bill Hall, American baseball player, born in Nettleton, Mississippi
  • 1979 Senna Guemmour, German singer-songwriter (Monrose), born in Frankfurt, Germany
  • 1980 Lomana LuaLua, Congolese football player, born in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • 1980 Vanessa Ferlito, American actress, born in Brooklyn, New York City
  • 1981 Elizabeth Jordan Carr, 1st American test tube baby, born in Norfolk, Virginia
  • 1981 Khalid Boulahrouz, Dutch soccer defender (35 caps; RKC Waalwijk, Hamburger SV, Chelsea, VfB Stuttgart), born in Maassluis, Netherlands
  • 1981 Mika Väyrynen, Finnish football player, born in Eskilstuna, Sweden
  • 1981 Sienna Miller, British actress, born in NYC, New York
  • 1982 Cedric Benson, American football player, born in Midland, Texas
  • 1982 François Gourmet, Belgian decathlete, born in Libramont-Chevigny, Belgium
  • 1982 Kevin Pereira, American television host, born in Rochester, Michigan
  • 1983 Mike He, Taiwanese actor, born in Taiwan, Taiwan
  • 1984 Martin Kaymer, German golfer (PGA C'ship 2010, US Open 2014), born in Düsseldorf, Germany
  • 1984 Leroy Lita, Congolese football player, born in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • 1984 Beverly Mullins, American wrestler & model, born in Clearwater, Florida
  • 1984 Alex Lloyd, British racing driver, born in Manchester, United Kingdom
  • 1985 Kamani Hill, American footballer, born in Berkeley, California
  • 1986 Tom Huddlestone, English footballer, born in Nottingham, United Kingdom
  • 1987 Thomas Dekker, American actor, born in Las Vegas, Nevada
  • 1989 Mackenzie Rosman, American actress, born in Charleston, South Carolina
  • 1990 David Archuleta, American singer (American Idol runner-up), born in Miami, Florida
  • 1992 Lara van Ruijven, Dutch short track speed skater (World C'ship gold 500m 2019; Olympic bronze 3000m relay 2018), born in Naaldwijk, Netherlands (d. 2020)
  • 1994 Adam Peaty, English swimmer (Olympic gold 100m breaststroke 2016, 21; World C'ship gold x 8), born in Uttoxeter, England