On This Day

Famous Birthdays on October 13 (Part 2)

  • 1970 Mel Jackson, African-American actor (Soul Food) and R&B musician, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1970 Paul Potts, British pop-opera singer and 1st winner of Britain's Got Talent (2007), born in Kingswood, South Gloucestershire, England
  • 1971 Irv Smith, American NFL tight end (New Orleans Saints), born in Trenton, New Jersey
  • 1971 Jay Williams, American defensive end (St Louis Rams), born in Washington, D. C.
  • 1971 Sean O'Donnell, Canadian NHL defenseman (LA Kings), born in Ottawa, Ontario

Sacha Baron Cohen

1971 Sacha Baron Cohen, British comedian and actor (Ali G, Borat), born in London, England

  • 1971 Billy Bush, American radio and TV host, born in Manhattan, New York
  • 1972 Prince Jaime, Count of Bardi, third child of Princess Irene of the Netherlands and Carlos Hugo, Duke of Parma, born in Nijmegen, Netherlands
  • 1972 Princess Margarita Maria Beatriz of Bourbon-Parma, Countess of Colorno, daughter of Princess Irene of the Netherlands and Carlos Hugo, Duke of Parma, born in Nijmegen, Netherlands
  • 1972 Summer Sanders, American butterfly swimmer (Olympic gold 1992, 96), born in Roseville, California
  • 1973 Brian Dawkins, American NFL safety (9 × Pro Bowl; 4 × First-team All-Pro; Philadelphia Eagles, Denver Broncos), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • 1973 Peter Dumbreck, Scottish race car driver, born in Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland
  • 1973 Matt Hughes, American mixed martial artist, born in Hillsboro, Illinois
  • 1973 Nanako Matsushima, Japanese actress (Ring), born in Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan
  • 1973 Roger Lima [Manganelli], Brazilian ska singer and bassist (Less Than Jake), born in Porto Alegre
  • 1974 Hawick Lau, Hong Kong Chinese actor (Sealed with a Kiss) and singer, born in Hong Kong
  • 1975 Leo Koswal, Dutch soccer player (Dordrecht '90), born in Breda, Netherlands
  • 1976 Ed Ellis, American football tackle (New England Patriots), born in Hamden, Connecticut
  • 1977 Gareth Batty, English cricketer, born in Bradford, Yorkshire
  • 1977 Paul Pierce, American basketball player, born in Oakland, California
  • 1977 Kiele Sanchez, American actress (The Glades), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1978 Jermaine O'Neal, American NBA forward (Portland Trailblazers), born in Columbia, South Carolina
  • 1979 Wes Brown, English footballer, born in Longsight, Manchester, England
  • 1980 Magne Hoseth, Norwegian footballer, born in Averøy, Norway
  • 1980 Ashanti [Douglas] American singer ("Always On Time"), born in Glen Cove, Long Island, New York
  • 1980 Scott Parker, English soccer midfielder (18 caps; Charlton, West Ham, Fulham) and manager (Fulham, AFC Bournemouth), born in Lambeth, England
  • 1980 Jon Micah Sumrall, American singer (Kutless), born in Ashland, Oregon
  • 1981 Ryan Ashford, English footballer (Sholing), born in Honiton, Devon, England
  • 1981 Kele Okereke, Nigerian-English musician (Bloc Party), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1982 Ian Thorpe, Australian swimmer (5 Olympic gold medals), born in Sydney, Australia
  • 1984 Frank Simek, American soccer player, born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • 1984 Misono, Japanese singer ("Day After Tomorrow"), born in Kyoto, Japan

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

1989 Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, American politician (REP - D New York 2018-), born in New York City

  • 1993 Tiffany Trump, daughter of Donald Trump & Marla Maples, born in West Palm Beach, Florida


1995 Jimin [Park Ji-min], South Korean singer-songwriter (BTS), born in Busan, South Korea

Joshua Wong

1996 Joshua Wong, Chinese activist (Demosistō), born in Hong Kong

  • 2001 Caleb McLaughlin, American actor (Stranger Things), born in Carmel, New York
  • 2324 Beverly Crusher, fictional doctor on "Star Trek: The Next Generation", born in Copernicus City, Luna