On This Day

Famous Birthdays on May 10 (Part 2)

Sid Vicious

1957 Sid Vicious [John Simon Ritchie], English musician and bassist (Sex Pistols), born in London (d. 1979)

  • 1957 Steve Mahre, twin alpine slalom skier (Olympic silver 1980, 84), born in Yakima, Washington
  • 1958 Ellen Ochoa, PhD/Astronaut (STS 56, 66), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1958 Rick Santorum, (Rep-R-Penn)
  • 1958 Yu Suzuki, Japanese creator of Virtua Fighter series
  • 1959 Dan Schayes, NBA center/forward (Miami Heat, Orlando Magic)

Bono

1960 Bono [Paul Hewson], Irish rock singer and lyricist (U2 - "I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For"; "Desire"; "Beautiful Day"; "One"), born in Dublin, Ireland

  • 1960 Merlene Ottey, Jamaican/Italian running star (Olympics)
  • 1960 Tauseef Ahmed, cricketer (leading Pakistani off-spinner of 80's)
  • 1960 Victoria Rowell, American actress (The Young & The Restless - "Drucilla"), born in Portland, Maine
  • 1961 Blyth Tait, New Zealand equestrian (Olympic gold Individual eventing 1996, bronze 1992), born in Whangārei, New Zealand
  • 1961 Randy Cunneyworth, Canadian NHL left wing (Pittsburgh Penguins, Hartford Whalers) and coach (Atlanta Thrashers, Montreal Canadiens), born in Etobicoke, Ontario
  • 1961 Teri Copley, Arcadia California, actress (Mickey-We've Got it Made)
  • 1961 Johanna ter Steege, Dutch actress
  • 1961 Danny Carey, American drummer (Tool), born in Lawrence, Kansas
  • 1962 Garry Daley, keyboard (China Crisis-Christian)
  • 1962 Joey Meyer, baseball player
  • 1962 Robby Thompson, infielder (SF Giants), born in West Palm Beach, Florida
  • 1963 Lisa M Nowak, Lt Cmdr USN/astronaut, born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1965 Linda Evangelista, St Catherines Canada, supermodel (Elite)
  • 1965 Mike Butcher, baseball player
  • 1965 Rony Seikaly, NBA center (Orlando Magic, Golden State Warriors)
  • 1965 Todd Kalis, NFL guard (Cin Bengals)
  • 1966 Jonathan Edwards, Britain, triple jumper (Olympics-gold/silver-92, 96)
  • 1966 Mikael Andersson, Swedish NHL left wing (Tampa Bay Lightning), born in Malmö, Sweden
  • 1967 Nobuhiro Takeda, Japanese footballer and sportscaster
  • 1967 Scott Brison, Canadian politician
  • 1967 Jon Ronson, British journalist and author
  • 1967 Young MC [Marvin Young], British American rapper (Bust a Move), born in London, England
  • 1968 Julie Smith, softball infielder (Olympic gold 1996), born in Glendora, California
  • 1968 Erik Palladino, American actor
  • 1968 Al Murray, British comedian
  • 1969 Curtis Whitley, NFL center (Panthers, Packers, Raiders)
  • 1969 Dennis Bergkamp, Amsterdam Neth, soccer player (Ajax)
  • 1969 Judson Mills, Purcellville Va, actor (Hutch-As The World Turns)
  • 1969 Pete Schourek, pitcher (Cincinnati Reds), born in Austin, Texas
  • 1969 John Scalzi, American writer
  • 1970 Perry Blake, Irish singer/songwriter
  • 1970 Dallas Roberts, American actor
  • 1970 Gabriela Montero, Venezuelan-American pianist, born in Caracas
  • 1970 Sally Phillips, English comedian and actress (Smack the Pony, Miranda), born in Hong Kong
  • 1970 Craig Mack, American rapper (Flava In Ya Ear), born in Trenton, New Jersey (d. 2018)
  • 1971 Eric Stock, soccer player (NEC)
  • 1971 Ronnie Dixon, NFL defensive tackle (Philadelphia Eagles, NY Jets)
  • 1971 Adriano Giannini, Italian actor (Swept Away (2002 re-make)), born in Rome, Italy
  • 1972 Emma Ridley, American actress (Return to Oz, Boy Meets World), born in Hampstead, England
  • 1972 Stuart Carlisle, cricketer (Zimbabwe Test batsman 1995-)
  • 1972 Radosław Majdan, Polish footballer
  • 1973 Jerome Williams, American NBA forward (Detroit Pistons), born in Washington D.C.
  • 1973 Joshua Eagle, Australian tennis player
  • 1973 Rüştü Reçber, Turkish soccer goalkeeper (120 caps, record appearance holder, FIFA World Cup All Star Team: 2002; Fenerbahçe, Barcelona, Beşiktaş), born in Korkuteli, Turkey
  • 1974 Sylvain Wiltord, French footballer
  • 1975 Adam Deadmarsh, Trail BC, NHL center (Colorado Avalanche, Olympics 1998)
  • 1975 Hélio Castroneves, Brazilian race car driver
  • 1976 Stuart Braithwaite, Scottish musician (Mogwai)
  • 1976 Rob Malda, American internet writer/editor (Slashdot)
  • 1976 Udo Mechels, Belgian singer
  • 1976 Aggeliki Tsiolakoudi, Greek javelin thrower
  • 1977 Amanda Borden, gymnast (World silver 94, Olympic gold 1996), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 1977 Henri Camara, Senegalese footballer
  • 1977 Nick Heidfeld, German Formula 1 driver
  • 1977 Chas Licciardello, Australian comedian, member of The Chaser
  • 1978 Kenan Thompson, American actor and comedian (Saturday Night Live), born in Columbus, Ohio
  • 1979 Lee Hyori, South Korean singer
  • 1981 Humberto Suazo, Chilean footballer
  • 1981 Katori Hall, American playwright and actress (The Hot Wing King), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • 1982 Daniel Harris, Australian rules footballer
  • 1982 Despina Caldis, Greek-Australian actress
  • 1982 Jeremy Gable, American playwright
  • 1983 Gustav Fridolin, Swedish politician
  • 1983 Natalia Zabala, Miss Spain 2007
  • 1984 Edward Mujica. Venezuelan baseball player
  • 1985 Ryan Getzlaf, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1987 Anej Lovrečič, Slovenian football (soccer) player
  • 1989 Lindsey Shaw, American actress
  • 1991 Emily McEnroe, daughter of Tatum O'Neal & John McEnroe
  • 1991 Kenny Beats [Blume], American hip-hop record producer and songwriter, born in Greenwich, Connecticut
  • 1993 Charice Pempengco, Filipino singer
  • 1993 Mirai Shida, Japanese actress
  • 1995 Missy Franklin, American swimmer (5 Olympic gold 2012, 16), born in Pasadena, California
  • 2000 Shyann McClure, American actress and model
  • 2004 The Gosselin Sextuplets