Famous Birthdays on February 27 (Part 2)

  • 1960 Stoney Jackson, American actor (White Shadow, Insiders), born in Richmond, Virginia
  • 1961 Grant Shaud, American actor (Miles Silverburg in Murphy Brown), born in Evanston, Illinois

James Worthy (62 years old)

1961 American NBA forward (LA Lakers, 1988 Playoff MVP), born in Gastonia, North Carolina

  • 1962 Adam Baldwin, American actor (Full Metal Jacket, My Bodyguard), born in Winnetka, Illinois
  • 1962 Grant Show, American actor (Jack Hanson-Melrose Place), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1962 Kory Tarpenning, American pole vaulter, born in Portland, Oregon
  • 1963 Francesco Cancellotti, Italian tennis star, born in Perugia, Italy
  • 1963 Pär Nuder, Swedish politician, born in Täby, Sweden
  • 1964 April Heinrichs, US women's soccer coach (Olympic-96), born in Littleton, Colorado
  • 1964 Ewen Vernal, British pop bassist (Deacon Blue), born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • 1965 Frank Peter Zimmermann, German violinist, born in Duisburg, West Germany
  • 1965 Maggie Siu [Mei-Kei Siu], Hong Kong actress, born in Hong Kong
  • 1965 Noah Emmerich, American actor (The Americans), born in New York City
  • 1966 Chris Howard, American baseball catcher (Seattle Mariners), born in Kenner, Louisiana
  • 1966 Donal Logue, Canadian actor, born in Ottawa, Canada
  • 1966 Gregg Rainwater, American actor (Buck Cross-Young Riders), born in Flint, Michigan
  • 1967 Dallas Eakins, American-Canadian NHL defenseman (Winnipeg Jets), born in Dade City, Florida
  • 1967 Robert Kron, Czech NHL right wing (Hartford Whalers), born in Brno, Czechia
  • 1967 [Jonathan] Jony Ive, English Designer at Apple Inc. (designed the imac, ipod, iphone), born in Chingford, London
  • 1968 Loy Vaught, American NBA forward (LA Clippers), born in Grand Rapids, Michigan
  • 1968 Mike Sullivan, American NHL center (Calgary Flames), born in Marshfield, Massachusetts
  • 1969 Brad Vander Ark, American guitarist, singer-songwriter (The Verve Pipe), and actor, born in Holland, Michigan
  • 1969 Greg Stevenson, Canadian rower (Olympics-11-92, 96), born in Sherbrooke, Quebec
  • 1969 Willie Banks, American baseball pitcher (Chicago Cubs), born in Jersey City, New Jersey
  • 1970 David White, American NFL linebacker (Buffalo Bills), born in Oak Ridge, Tennessee

Kent Desormeaux (53 years old)

1970 American thoroughbred jockey (Kentucky Derby 1998, 2000, 08; Preakness Stakes 1998, 2008, 16; Belmont Stakes 2009; US Champion Jockey by wins 1987, 88, 89), born in Maurice, Louisiana

  • 1970 Matthias Lechner, German art director, born in Mannheim, Germany
  • 1970 Michael A. Burstein, American writer, born in New York City
  • 1970 Patricia Petibon, French opera singer, born in Montargis, France
  • 1971 Derren Brown, British psychological illusionist, born in Purley, London
  • 1971 Ivan Robinson, American boxer (Olympic-92), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1971 Jaroslav Modry, Czech NHL defenseman (Ottawa Senators), born in České Budějovice, Czechia
  • 1971 Rich Tylski, American football player (Jacksonville Jaguars), born in San Diego, California
  • 1971 Rozonda "Chilli" Thomas, American singer (TLC), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • 1973 Mark Taylor, Welsh rugby union footballer, born in Blaenavon, United Kingdom

Peter Andre (50 years old)

1973 English singer (Flava, I Feel You) and TV personality (I'm a Celebrity), born in London

  • 1974 Chris Dishman, American football offensive lineman (Arizona Cardinals), born in Cozad, Nebraska
  • 1974 Jimmy Maher, Australian cricketer (Queensland lefty batsman victorious 1995 side), born in Innisfail, Australia
  • 1975 Christina Nigra, American actress (Out of This World), born in Agoura Hills, California
  • 1975 Duce Staley, American football running back (Super Bowl 2005, Pittsburgh Steelers) and coach (Detroit Lions ass HC Philadelphia Eagles, Detroit Lions), born in West Columbia, South Carolina
  • 1975 Marcus Robinson, American football wide receiver (Chicago Bears), born in Fort Valley, Georgia
  • 1975 Prodromos Korkizoglou, Greek decathlete, born in Larissa, Greece
  • 1975 Shelby Walker, American mixed martial artist, born in Kingsville, Texas (d. 2006)
  • 1976 Tony Gonzalez, American football tight end (KC Chiefs), born in Torrance, California
  • 1977 Ji Sung, South Korean actor, born in Seoul, South Korea
  • 1978 Adam Kinzinger, American politician (Rep -R-Illinois 2011-), born in Kankakee, Illinois
  • 1978 James Beattie, English footballer, born in Lancaster, England
  • 1980 Bobby Valentino, American singer, born in Jackson, Mississippi
  • 1980 Chelsea Clinton, daughter of President Bill Clinton and Hillary Clinton, writer, and global health advocate, born in Little Rock, Arkansas
  • 1981 Elodie Ouédraogo, Belgian athlete, born in Saint-Josse-ten-Noode, Belgium

Josh Groban (42 years old)

1981 American singer ("You Raise Me Up"), born in Los Angeles, California

  • 1983 Devin Harris, American basketball point guard (NBA All Star 2009 NJ Nets; Dallas Mavericks), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • 1983 Hayley Angel Wardle, English actress, born in London, United Kingdom

Kate Mara (40 years old)

1983 American actress (House of Cards, 24), born in Bedford, New York

  • 1984 Antti Tuisku, Finnish singer, born in Rovaniemi, Finland
  • 1984 David Noel, American basketball player, born in Durham, North Carolina
  • 1984 Lotta Schelin, Swedish female footballer, born in Trångsund, Sweden
  • 1985 Diniyar Bilyaletdinov, Russian footballer, born in Moscow, Russia
  • 1985 Juliana Imai, Brazilian model, born in Paraná, Brazil
  • 1987 Cory Henry, American R&B/Soul singer-songwriter, pianist, Hammond B-3 organist, Harpejji and Moog player (Snarky Puppy), born in Brooklyn, New York City
  • 1989 Kelly Breeding, American singer (B5), born in Liberal, Kansas
  • 1991 Azeem Rafiq, Yorkshire CCC & English U15 captain, born in Karachi, Pakistan
  • 1992 Ziwe Fumudoh, American comedian and writer (Baited), born in Lawrence, Massachusetts
  • 1993 Jessica Korda, American golfer (5 LPGA Tour titles), born in Bradenton, Florida
  • 1994 Hou Yifan, Chinese chess player, born in Xinghua, China