On This Day

Famous Birthdays on November 20 (Part 2)

  • 1970 Matt Blunt, American politician, Governor of Missouri (2005-2009), born in Greene County, Missouri
  • 1970 Delia Gonzalez, American-Mexican boxer, born in Anthony, New Mexico
  • 1970 Geoffrey Keezer, American jazz pianist, born in Eau Claire, Wisconsin
  • 1970 Joe Zaso, American actor, born in Queens, New York City
  • 1970 Phife Dawg [Malik Taylor], American rapper (A Tribe Called Quest - "Check the Rhime"; "I Legft My Wallet In El Segundo"), born in Queens, New York (d. 2016)
  • 1971 Dion Nash, New Zealand cricket fast bowler (32 Tests, 93 wickets; 81 ODIs, 64 wickets), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • 1971 Joey Galloway, American NFL wide receiver (Seattle Seahawks), born in Bellaire, Ohio
  • 1971 Robert Wijnands, Dutch soccer player (FC Utrecht)
  • 1971 Joel McHale, American actor and comedian (Community), born in Rome, Italy
  • 1972 Trent Pollard, American NFL guard (Cin Bengals), born in Seattle, Washington
  • 1972 Yanick Dupre, Canadian NHL left wing (Philadelphia Flyers), born in Montreal, Quebec (d. 1997)
  • 1972 Sheema Kalbasi, Iranian born poet, born in Tehran, Iran
  • 1974 Brad Williams, Australian cricket fast bowler (4 Tests, 9 wickets; 25 ODIs, 35 wickets), born in Frankston, Australia
  • 1974 Jerald Moore, American football running back (St Louis Rams), born in Houston, Texas
  • 1974 Marissa Ryan, American actress (Elizabeth MacGillis-Major Dad), born in Manhattan, New York City, New York
  • 1975 (Frederick) Dierks Bentley, American country singer ("What Was I Thinkin'"; "Drunk On A Plane"), born in Phoenix, Arizona
  • 1975 J. D. Drew, American baseball player, born in Valdosta, Georgia
  • 1975 Davey Havok [David Paden Marchand], American singer (AFI), born in Rochester, New York
  • 1976 Dominique Dawes, American gymnast (Olympics-gold/brz-92, 96), born in Silver Spring, Maryland
  • 1976 Jason Thompson, Canadian actor, born in St. Albert, Alberta, Canada
  • 1976 Theodoros Velkos, Greek badminton player, born in Pazardzhik, Bulgaria
  • 1977 Rudy Charles [Dan Engler], American professional wrestling referee, born in Evansville, Indiana
  • 1977 Josh Turner, American singer (Long Black Train), born in Hannah, South Carolina
  • 1978 Ryan Leslie, American hip-hop, neo-soul, and pop singer-songwriter, musician and producer, born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1978 Freya Lin, Taiwanese singer, born in Taiwan
  • 1978 Nadine Velazquez, American actress and model, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1979 Ericson Alexander Molano, Colombian gospel singer, born in Pereira, Colombia
  • 1979 Maree Bowden, New Zealand netball player (15 caps, Silver Ferns), born in Clyde, New Zealand
  • 1980 James Chambers, Irish footballer, born in Dublin, Republic of Ireland
  • 1981 Carlos Boozer, American basketball forward (2-time NBA All Star), born in Aschaffenburg, Germany
  • 1981 Kimberley Walsh, English pop singer (Girls Aloud - "The Promise"), born in Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
  • 1981 Scott Hutchinson, Scottish musician (Frightened Rabbit), born in Selkirk, Scotland (d. 2018)
  • 1982 Margo Stilley, American actress, born in Bear Creek, Wisconsin
  • 1983 Future [Nayvadius Wilburn], American rapper and singer-songwriter (High Off Life), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • 1984 Ferdinando Monfardini, Italian racing driver, born in Isola della Scala, Italy
  • 1985 Juan Cruz Álvarez, Argentine racing driver, born in Arrecifes, Argentina
  • 1985 Dan Byrd, American actor, born in Marietta, Georgia
  • 1986 Aaron Yan, Taiwanese singer and actor, born in Taipei, Taiwan
  • 1986 Oliver "Oli" Sykes, British rock vocalist (Bring Me The Horizon - "Drown"; "Medicine"), born in Ashford, England
  • 1986 Jared Followill, American alternative-rock bassist (Kings of Leon -"Use Somebody"), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • 1989 Cody Linley, American actor, born in Lewisville, Texas
  • 1990 Sam Burton, English footballer, born in Swindon, United Kingdom
  • 1992 Ishimura Maiha, Japanese pop singer (Berryz Kobo), born in Chiba Prefecture, Japan
  • 1995 Michael Clifford, Australian musician (5 Seconds of Summer -"She Looks So Perfect"), born in Quakers Hill, Australia
  • 1999 Princess Sofia of Bulgaria, titular Bulgarian royal family
  • 1999 Prince Umberto of Bulgaria, titular Bulgarian royal family
  • 2000 Connie Talbot, British pop singer (Britain's Got Talent, 2007 runner-up), born in Walsall, Engalnd