On This Day

Famous Birthdays on October 28 (Part 2)

  • 1973 Frank Juric, Australian soccer goalie (Olyroos, Olympics 1996)
  • 1973 Alvin Burke, Jr., American professional wrestler
  • 1974 Braden Looper, American baseball pitcher (Olympic bronze 1996), born in Weatherford, Oklahoma
  • 1974 Henri Crockett, NFL linebacker (Atlanta Falcons)
  • 1974 Dejan Stefanović, Serbian footballer
  • 1974 Vicente Moreno, Spanish footballer

Joaquin Phoenix

1974 Joaquin Phoenix, American actor (Gladiator, Walk the Line, The Master), born in San Juan, Puerto Rico

  • 1976 Karl Tremblay, Canadian folk-rock singer (Les Cowboys Fringants), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1978 Marta Etura, Spanish actress
  • 1978 Justin Guarini [Bell], American pop singer and actor (American Idol), born in Columbus, Georgia
  • 1978 Gwendoline Christie, English actress (Game of Thrones), born in Worthing, England
  • 1979 Aki Hakala, Finnish rock drummer (The Rasmus), born in Espoo, Finland
  • 1979 Martin Škoula, Czech ice hockey player
  • 1980 Kanzi, Bonobo, most literate non-human, born at Georgia State University
  • 1980 Alan Smith, English footballer
  • 1980 Christy Hemme, American professional wrestler
  • 1980 Dimitri Liakopoulos, Greek actor
  • 1981 Milan Baroš, Czech footballer
  • 1981 Solomon Andargachew, Ethiopian footballer
  • 1982 Jeremy Bonderman, American baseball player
  • 1982 Mai Kuraki, Japanese pop and R&B singer-songwriter ("If I Believe"), born in Funabashi, Chiba, Japan
  • 1982 Anthony Lerew, American baseball player
  • 1982 Matt Smith, English actor (11th Doctor in Doctor Who), born in Northampton
  • 1983 Jarrett Jack, American basketball player
  • 1984 Obafemi Martins, Nigerian footballer
  • 1984 Amanda Paige, American model
  • 1985 Richard Smith, American entrepreneur
  • 1985 Nomcebo [Nkwanyana], South African singer-songwriter ("Jerusalema"), born in Hammarsdale, Republic of South Africa
  • 1987 Frank Ocean [Christopher Breaux], American singer-songwriter ("Thinkin' 'Bout You"), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1987 Choi Na-yeon, South Korean golfer (US Open 2012), born in Seoul, South Korea
  • 1991 Molly Ostertag, American cartoonist (Witch Boy books)
  • 1996 Naelee Rae, American actress
  • 1996 Jasmine Jessica Anthony, American actress (1408, Water Pills), born in Tarzana, California