On This Day

Famous Birthdays on February 28 (Part 2)

Birthdays 201 - 256 of 256

  • 1969 Elisa Fiorillo, singer (Forgive Me For Dreaming)
  • 1969 Robert Sean Leonard, NJ, actor (Dead Poets Society, Mr & Mrs Bridge)
  • 1969 Shawn McEachern, Waltham MA, NHL forward (Boston Bruins, Senators)
  • 1969 Butch Leitzinger, American race car driver
  • 1969 Tor Øivind Ødegaard, Norwegian track runner
  • 1969 Patrick Monahan, American singer (Train)
  • 1970 Noureddine Morceli, Algeria, 1500m runner (Olympic gold 1996)
  • 1970 Daniel Handler, American writer, better known as Lemony Snicket
  • 1971 Tristan Louis, American writer
  • 1971 Junya Nakano, Japanese composer
  • 1971 Peter Stebbings, Canadian actor
  • 1972 Melisa Moses, diver (Olympic 4th 1996), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • 1972 Scott Gragg, NFL tackle (NY Giants)
  • 1972 Rory Cochrane, American actor
  • 1973 Denard Walker, cornerback (Tennessee Oilers)

Person of interestEric Lindros

1973 Eric Lindros, NHL center (Philadelphia Flyers), born in London, Ontario

NHL Star Eric Lindros
NHL Star
Eric Lindros

  • 1973 Gary Walker, NFL defensive tackle/defensive end (Houston Oilers)
  • 1973 Henry Bailey, NFL wide receiver/kick returner (Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • 1973 Nicolas Minassian, French racing driver
  • 1974 Kevin Abrams, cornerback (Detroit Lions)
  • 1974 Michael Manasseri, actor (License to Drive)
  • 1974 Lee Carsley, Irish footballer
  • 1975 Azhar Mahmood, cricket pace bowler (Pakistani ODI 1996)
  • 1975 Mike Rucker, American football player
  • 1976 Ali Larter, American actress and model
  • 1976 Guillaume Lemay-Thivierge, Canadian actor
  • 1977 Aki-Petteri Berg, NHL defenseman (Team Finland Olympic bronze 1998, Kings)
  • 1977 Debbie Koegel, dance skater (& Oleg Fediukov), born in Norristown, Pennsylvania
  • 1977 Jason Aldean, American country singer
  • 1978 Louise Woodward, English nanny who killed eight-month-old Matthew Eappen in 1997, born in Elton, Cheshire
  • 1978 Jeanne Cherhal, French Singer-songwriter
  • 1978 Benjamin Raich, Austrian alpine ski racer, born in Innsbruck, Austria
  • 1978 Jamaal Tinsley, American basketball player, born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1978 Mariano Zabaleta, Argentine tennis player, born in Tandil, Argentina
  • 1979 Sébastien Bourdais, French auto racer, (Champ Car World Series 2004-07, Le Mans 24 Hours 2016), born in Le Mans, France
  • 1979 Primož Peterka, Slovenian ski jumper, born in Ljubljana, Slovenia

  • 1979 Michael Bisping, English mixed martial artist, born in Nicosia, Cyprus
  • 1979 Ivo Karlović, Croatian tennis player, born in Zagreb, Croatia
  • 1980 Pascal Bosschaart, Dutch footballer, born in Rotterdam, Netherlands
  • 1980 Piotr Giza, Polish footballer, born in Kraków, Poland
  • 1980 Lucian Bute, Romanian-born Quebec boxer, born in Pechea, Romania
  • 1980 Tayshaun Prince, American basketball player, born in Compton, California
  • 1981 Brian Bannister, American baseball player, born in Scottsdale, Arizona
  • 1981 Florent Serra, French tennis player, born in Bordeaux, France
  • 1982 Natalia Vodianova, Russian supermodel, born in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia
  • 1984 Ben Fagan, American musician & reality show contestant, born in Boston, Massachusetts

Person of interestKarolína Kurková

1984 Karolína Kurková, Czech supermodel, born in Děčín, Czechoslovakia

Supermodel Karolína Kurková
Supermodel
Karolína Kurková
  • 1985 Fefe Dobson, Canadian singer, born in Scarborough, Canada
  • 1985 Jelena Janković, Serbian tennis player, born in Belgrade, Serbia
  • 1985 Michael Fennelly [Micheál Ó Fionnalaigh], Irish hurler, born in Ballyhale, County Kilkenny
  • 1987 Kerrea Gilbert, English footballer, born in Willesden, London
  • 1988 Markéta Irglová, Czech songwriter & actress, born in Valašské Meziříčí, Czechia
  • 1989 Zhang Liyin, Chinese R&B singer, born in Chengdu, China
  • 1991 Sarah Bolger, Irish actress, born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1999 Luka Dončić, Slovenian basketball guard (EuroLeague MVP 2018; NBA Rookie of the Year 2019; Dallas Mavericks), born in Ljubljana, Slovenia
  • 2007 Princess Lalla Khadija of Morocco, born in Rabat, Morocco