On This Day

Famous Birthdays on February 22 (Part 2)

Birthdays 201 - 304 of 304

  • 1948 John Ashton, American actor, born in Springfield, Massachusetts

Niki Lauda

1949 Niki Lauda, Austrian auto racer (F1 world champ 1975, 77, 84), born in Vienna, Austria (d. 2019)

  • 1949 Olga Morozova, Russian tennis player, born in Moscow, Soviet Union
  • 1950 Ellen Greene, American vocalist & actress (Little Shoppe of Horrors), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1950 Julie Walters, English actress (Educating Rita, Prick Up Your Ears), born in Birmingham, England

Julius Erving

1950 Julius Erving "Dr. J," American Basketball Hall of Fame forward (11-time NBA All Star), born in East Meadow, New York

  • 1950 Miou-Miou [Sylvette Herry], French actress (Dog Day, My Other Husband), born in Paris, France
  • 1950 Lenny Kuhr, Dutch singer, born in Eindhoven, Netherlands
  • 1950 Genesis P-Orridge [Neil Megson], British avant-garde rock singer-songwriter, and performance artist (Throbbing Gristle; Psychic TV), born in Manchester, England (d. 2020)
  • 1951 Harley O. Staggers Jr., American politician (Rep-D-WV, 1983- ), born in Washington, D.C
  • 1951 Elaine Tanner, Canadian swimmer (1966 Commonwealth Games, 1968 Olympics), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1952 James Philip Bagian, American physician & NASA astronaut (STS 29, STS 40), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1952 Wayne Levi, American golfer (12 PGA Tour titles), born in Little Falls, New York
  • 1952 Bill Frist, American politician, born in Nashville, Tennessee
  • 1953 Graham Lewis, English musician (Wire), born in Grantham, United Kingdom
  • 1953 Nigel Planer, British actor, born in Westminster, London
  • 1953 John Sparks, British rock bassist (Dr. Feelgood, 1971-82 - "She Does It Right"; "Milk And Alcohol"), born in Canvey, Essex, England
  • 1954 Jean-Philippe Vassal, French architect (Lacaton & Vassal, Pritzker Prize 2021), born in Casablanca, Morocco
  • 1955 Tim Young, Canadian ice hockey player (Minnesota North Stars), born in Scarborough, Ontario
  • 1956 Amy Alcott, American golfer (5-time major title winner; US Open 1980), born in Kansas City, Missouri
  • 1958 Kais Saied, Tunisian politician, President of Tunisia (2019-), born in Tunis, Tunisia
  • 1959 Kyle MacLachlan, American actor (Blue Velvet, Dune, Twin Peaks), born in Yakima, Washington
  • 1959 Susan Benjamin, American actress (Tracy-Accidental Family), born in San Marino, California
  • 1959 Jiří Čunek, Czech politician, born in Zlín, Czechia
  • 1961 Debbie Linden, Scottish actress (Kenny Everett Show), born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • 1961 Mike Morris, American NFL center (Minnesota Vikings), born in Centerville, Iowa
  • 1961 Akira Takasaki, Japanese guitarist, born in Osaka, Japan
  • 1961 Lowell Liebermann, American classical pianist and composer (Gargoyles), born in New York City
  • 1962 Lenda Murray, American body builder (4X Ms Olympia), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1962 Les Wallace, Scottish darts player (BDO World Champion 1997), born in Forres, Scotland

Steve Irwin

1962 Steve Irwin, Australian naturalist & TV personality (The Crocodile Hunter), born in Melbourne, Victoria (d. 2006)

  • 1963 Pebbles Flintstone, fictional character on "The Flintstones"
  • 1963 Dave Besteman, American speed skater (Olympics 1994), born in Madison, Wisconsin
  • 1963 Devon Malcolm, Jamaican cricketer (in Jamaica England fast bowler 1989-95), born in Kingston, Jamaica

Vijay Singh

1963 Vijay Singh, Fijian golfer (Masters 2000, PGA C'ship 1998, 2004), born in Lautoka, Fiji

  • 1964 Gigi Fernandez [Beatriz], American tennis star (Olymp-gold-96), born in San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • 1964 Jim Wicek, American actor (Ben-Ryan's Hope), born in NYC, New York
  • 1965 Chris Dudley, American NBA center (NY Knicks, Portland Trail Blazers), born in Stamford, Connecticut
  • 1965 Joe Reekie, American NHL defenseman (Washington Capitals), born in Victoria, Canada

Pat LaFontaine

1965 Pat LaFontaine, American NHL center (NY Islanders, Buffalo Sabres, NY Rangers), born in St. Louis, Missouri

  • 1965 Dean Karr, American director & photographer, born in Seattle, Washington
  • 1966 Brent Severyn, Canadian NHL defenseman (NY Islanders), born in Vegreville, Canada
  • 1966 Resha Riggins, Miss Alabama (1990), born in Trussville Alabama
  • 1966 Suave [Waymond Anderso], American R&B singer (covered The Temptations' "My Girl"), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1966 Thorsten Kaye, German-British soap actor (Patrick-One Life to Live, Silencers), born in Frankfurt, Germany
  • 1966 Brad Edwards, American NFL safety (Atlanta Falcons), born in Lumberton, North Carolina
  • 1966 Rachel Dratch, American actress & comedienne, born in Lexington, Massachusetts
  • 1966 Brian Greig, Australian politician, born in Fremantle, Australia
  • 1967 Marianne Ihalainen, Finnish ice hockey right wing (Finland, Olympics 1998), born in Tampere, Finland
  • 1967 Steve Broussard, American NFL running back (Seattle Seahawks), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1967 Alf Poier, Austrian comedian, born in Judenburg, Austria
  • 1968 Jayson Williams, American NBA center (NJ Nets), born in Ritter, South Carolina
  • 1968 Jeri Ryan, American actress (7 of 9-Star Trek Voyager), born in Munich, Germany
  • 1968 Reggie Rivers, American NFL running back (Denver Broncos), born in Dayton, Ohio
  • 1968 Shawn Graham, Canadian politician, born in Rexton, Canada
  • 1968 Bradley Nowell, American ska musician (Sublime), born in Long Beach, California (d. 1996)
  • 1968 James Allison, British Formula 1 Technical Director of Mercedes-AMG, born in Louth, Lincolnshire
  • 1969 Mark Chmura, American NFL tight end (Green Bay Packers-Super Bowl 31), born in Deerfield, Massachusetts
  • 1969 Shawn Jefferson, American NFL wide receiver (San Diego Chargers, NE Patriots), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • 1969 Thomas Jane, American actor, born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1969 Joaquín Cortés, Spanish dancer, born in Córdoba, Spain
  • 1969 Hans Klok, Dutch illusionist, born in Purmerend, Netherlands
  • 1969 Brian Laudrup, Danish footballer, born in Vienna, Austria
  • 1969 Clinton Kelly, American television personality, born in Panama City, Panama
  • 1970 Adam Keefe, American NBA forward (Utah Jazz), born in Irvine, California
  • 1970 Dominic Roussel, Canadian NHL goalie (Winnipeg Jets), born in Hull, Canada
  • 1971 Jason Marshall, Canadian NHL defenseman (Anaheim Mighty Ducks), born in Cranbrook, Canada
  • 1971 Lea Salonga, Filipina singer & actress (Miss Siagon), born in Manila, Philippines
  • 1971 Lisa Fernandez, American softball pitcher (Olympic gold 1996), born in Lakewood, California
  • 1971 Max Lane, American NFL tackle (NE Patriots), born in Norborne, Missouri
  • 1971 Mohammed Sylla, Guinean football player (Willem II, FC Martigues), born in Conakry, Guinea (d. 2010)
  • 1971 Rico Mack, American WLAF linebacker (Amsterdam Admirals), born in Statham, Georgia

Michael Chang

1972 Michael Chang, American tennis player, coach (French Open 1989), born in Hoboken, New Jersey

  • 1973 Kimberly Davies, Australian actress (Baywatch), born in Melbourne, Victoria
  • 1973 Ntala Skinner, American biathlete (Olympics 1994), born in Sun Valley, Idaho
  • 1973 Juninho Paulista, Brazilian footballer, born in São Paulo, Brazil
  • 1973 Claus Lundekvam, Norwegian footballer, born in Austevoll, Norway
  • 1973 Einar Kristian Tveitå, Norwegian athlete
  • 1973 Scott "Flip" Phillips, American songwriter, drummer and record producer (Creed; Alter Bridge), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • 1974 Aaron Gavey, Canadian NHL center (Tampa Bay Lightning), born in Greater Sudbury, Canada
  • 1974 Kyoko Nagatsuka, Japanese tennis star (1996 Hobart), born in Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan
  • 1974 James Blunt, English musician, born in Hampshire, England
  • 1974 Chris Moyles, English DJ, born in Leeds, United Kingdom
  • 1975 Charles O'Bannon, American NBA guard (Detroit Pistons), born in Bellflower, California

Drew Barrymore

1975 Drew Barrymore, American actress (ET, Firestarter, Poison Ivy), born in Los Angeles, California

  • 1975 Gregory Maddalone, American dance skater (with partner Demkowski), born in Schenectady, New York
  • 1976 Faan Rautenbach, South African rugby player, born in Bethlehem, South Africa
  • 1977 Timo Rose, German filmmaker, born in Rellingen, Germany
  • 1977 Hakan Yakin, Swiss footballer, born in Basel, Switzerland
  • 1979 David Lopez, American actor (and God Created Women, Ghostwriter), born in Queens, New York
  • 1979 Brett Emerton, Australian footballer, born in Bankstown, Australia
  • 1979 Lee Na-young, South Korean actress, born in Seoul, South Korea
  • 1979 Tom Higgenson, American singer-songwriter (Plain White T's - "Hey There Delilah"), born in Villa Park, Illinois
  • 1981 Fredson Camara, Brazilian footballer, born in Monção, Brazil
  • 1982 Robert Weiner, Jr., American water polo player, born in Newport Beach, California
  • 1984 Venetian Princess [Jodie-Amy Rivera], YouTube Internet personality, born in Brockton, Massachusetts
  • 1985 Hameur Bouazza, Algerian footballer, born in Essonne, France
  • 1985 Sean Garballey, American politician, born in Arlington, Massachusetts
  • 1986 Rajon Rondo, American basketball player, born in Louisville, Kentucky
  • 1986 Miko Hughes, American actor, born in Apple Valley, California
  • 1988 Kevin Borlée, Belgian athlete, born in Woluwe-Saint-Lambert, Belgium
  • 1988 Przemysław Kazimierczak, Polish footballer, born in Łęczyca, Poland
  • 1989 Alia Sabur, American college educator, born in NYC, New York
  • 1992 Natasha Cloud, American basketball player (Washington Mystics) and activist, born in Broomall, Pennsylvania