On This Day

Famous Birthdays on May 29 (Part 2)

  • 1975 Shoshanna Lonstein, American fashion designer and ex-girlfriend of Jerry Seinfeld, born in NYC, New York
  • 1976 David Buckner, American drummer (Papa Roach, 1993-2007 - "Last Resort"), born in Vacaville, California
  • 1976 Caçapa, Brazilian soccer defender (Brazil 3 caps, Lyon), born in Lavras, Brazil
  • 1976 Jerry Hairston Jr., American baseball infielder/outfielder, broadcaster (Baltimore Orioles), born in Des Moines, Iowa
  • 1976 Yūsuke Iseya, Japanese model and actor
  • 1976 Yegor Titov, Russian soccer midfielder, coach (Russia 41 caps), born in Moscow, Russia
  • 1977 Danny Gerard, American actor (Alan Silver-Brooklyn Bridge), born in Mt Vernon, New York
  • 1977 Massimo Ambrosini, Italian soccer midfielder (Italy 35 caps, AC Milan), born in Pesaro, Italy
  • 1977 António Lebo-Lebo, Angolan soccer defender (Angola 15 caps), born in Malanje, Angola
  • 1977 Marco Cassetti, Italian soccer defender (Italy 5 caps, Roma, Watford), born in Brescia, Italy
  • 1978 Per "Howlin' Pelle" Almqvist, Swedish musician (The Hives - "Hat To Say I Told You So"; "Walk Idiot, Walk"), born in Fagersta, Sweden
  • 1978 Sébastien Grosjean, French tennis player (Davis Cup 2001; world #4 2002), born in Marseille, France
  • 1978 Adam Rickitt, English actor (Coronation Street), born in Crewe, England
  • 1979 Brian Kendrick, American pro wrestler (WWE cruiserweight tag team champion), born in Fairfax, Virginia
  • 1979 Arne Friedrich, German soccer defender, coach (Germany 82 caps, Hertha BSC), born in Bad Oeynhausen, Germany
  • 1979 Casey Sheehan, American soldier; son of Cindy Sheehan (d. 2004)
  • 1981 Andrei Arshavin, Russian soccer midfielder (Russia 75 caps, Zenit SP, Arsenal), born in Saint Petersburg, Russia
  • 1982 Ana Beatriz Barros, Brazilian model (Sports Illustrated), born in Itabira, Brazil
  • 1982 Joanne Borgella, American plus-sized model and singer, born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2014)
  • 1982 Nataliya Dobrynska, Ukrainian heptathlete (Olympic gold 2008), born in Yakushyntsi, Vinnytsia Oblast, Ukraine
  • 1982 Kim Tae-kyun, South Korean baseball 1st baseman (KBO Triple Crown 2005, 08), born in Cheonan, South Chungcheong Province
  • 1983 Richard Jackson, American actor (Ryan Meyers-Saved by the Bell), born in Redlands, California
  • 1983 Rama Claproth, Indonesian blues guitarist, born in Bandung, Indonesia
  • 1983 Julie Campiche, Swiss jazz harpist and composer, born in Geneva, Switzerland
  • 1984 Carmelo Anthony, American basketball forward (10-time NBA All Star), born in Brooklyn, New York

Laverne Cox

1984 Laverne Cox, American actress and LGBT advocate, born in Mobile, Alabama

  • 1986 Dylan Postl, American professional wrestler (Hornswaggle), born in Oshkosh, Wisconsin
  • 1986 Jaslene Gonzalez, Puerto Rican-American fashion model
  • 1986 Valy Hedjasi, Afghan pop singer, born in Maschhad, Iran
  • 1987 Alessandra Toreson, American actress, born in Palo Alto, California
  • 1987 Issac Luke, New Zealand Rugby League hooker (NZ 37 caps), born in Hawera, NZ
  • 1988 Cheng Fei, Chinese gymnast (Olympic gold female team 2008), born in Huangshi, Hubei
  • 1988 Steve Mason, Canadian NHL goaltender (Calder Memorial Trophy rookie of the year 2008-09), born in Oakville, Ontario
  • 1989 Riley Keough, American actress and model, grand daughter of Elvis Presley, born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1989 Ezekiel Ansah, Ghanaian NFL defensive end (Pro Bowl 2015, Seattle Seahawks), born in Accra, Ghana
  • 1989 Sanah Kadoura, Lebanese-Canadian jazz drummer and percussionist, born in Calgary, Alberta
  • 1991 Kristen Alderson, American actress (One Life to Live), born in Huntington Valley, Pennsylvania
  • 1998 Markelle Fultz, American basketball guard (2017 NBA Draft: #1 pick Philadelphia 76ers), born in Upper Marlboro, Maryland