On This Day

Famous Birthdays on September 16 (Part 2)

  • 1967 Hiroya Oku, Japanese Manga artist (creator of Gantz), born in Fukuoka, Japan
  • 1968 Charles McRae, American NFL guard and tackle (Tampa Bay Bucs), born in Oscoda, Michigan
  • 1968 Tara Cross-Battle, American volleyball hitter (Olympic bronze 1992, 96), born in Houston, Texas
  • 1968 Marc Anthony [Marco Antonio Muñiz], American sala singer-songwriter, born in NYC, New York
  • 1968 Walt Becker, American writer and film director (Van Wilder), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1969 Andrew Borodow, Canadian freestyle wrestler (Olympic 5-92, 96), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1969 Chester McGlockton, American NFL defensive tackle (Oakland Raiders), born in Whiteville, North Carolina
  • 1969 Kathi Wolfgram, American rocker (Jets - "You Got It All"), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • 1969 Marthijn Pothoven, Dutch soccer player (Go Ahead Eagles)
  • 1969 Justine Frischmann, English musician (Elastica), born in Kensington, London
  • 1970 Anthony Marshall, American NFL safety (Chicago Bears), born in Mobile, Alabama
  • 1970 Paul Shuey, American baseball pitcher (Cleveland Indians), born in Lima, Ohio
  • 1970 Mark Schultz, American Christian musician, born in Kansas City, Kansas
  • 1971 Charlie Fields, American actor (Shannon), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1971 Shawntel Smith, American beauty pageant (Miss America (1996)), born in Muldrow, Oklahoma

Amy Poehler

1971 Amy Poehler, American comedian and actress (Saturday Night Live, Parks and Recreation), born in Newton, Massachusetts

  • 1972 Don Sasa, American NFL defensive tackle (San Diego Chargers), born in American Samoa
  • 1972 Mark Bruener, American NFL tight end (Pittsburgh Steelers), born in Aberdeen, Washington
  • 1972 Ramon van Haaren, Dutch soccer player (RKC), born in Waalwijk, Netherlands
  • 1972 Shalane McCall, American child actress (Charlie Wade-Dallas), born in North Hollywood, California
  • 1972 Steve Russ, American NFL linebacker (Denver Broncos-Super Bowl 32), born in Stetsonville, Wisconsin
  • 1973 Clint Peay, American soccer defender (Olympic gold 1996), born in Columbia, Maryland
  • 1973 Alexander Vinokourov, Russian-Kazakhtani road cyclist, born in Petropavl, Kazakh S.S.R.
  • 1973 Justin Haythe, American novelist (The Honeymoon), born in London
  • 1973 George Corrie, English footballer, born in Workington, England
  • 1974 Julian Castro, American politician, born in San Antonio, Texas
  • 1975 Kip Harkrider, American baseball infielder (Olympic bronze 1996), born in Carthage, Texas
  • 1976 Andres Javier Blazquez, singer (Menudo - "Cannonball")
  • 1976 Tina Barrett, British singer (S Club 7), born in Hammersmith, London
  • 1977 Greg Ball, American politician (Member of the New York Senate 2011-14), born in Pawling, New York
  • 1978 Dan Dickau, American basketball player, born in Portland, Oregon
  • 1978 Matthew Rogers, American TV host and country singer, born in Arcadia, California
  • 1978 Nick Cordero, Canadian Broadway actor (Bullets Over Broadway), born in Hamilton, Canada (d. 2020)
  • 1979 Bobby Korecky, American MLB baseball player, born in Hillside, New Jersey
  • 1980 Patrik Štefan, Czech ice hockey player, born in Příbram, Czechoslovakia
  • 1981 Fan Bingbing, Chinese actress and singer (My Fair Princess), born in Qingdao, Shandong
  • 1981 Alexis Bledel, American actress (Gilmore Girls), born in Houston, Texas
  • 1982 Leon Knight, English footballer, born in Hackney, England
  • 1983 Kirsty Coventry, Zimbabwean Olympic swimmer, born in Harare, Zimbabwe
  • 1984 Sabrina Bryan, American actress and singer (The Cheetah Girls), born in Yorba Linda, California
  • 1984 Katie Melua, Georgian-British singer (Piece by Piece), born in Kutaisi, Georgian SSR, USSR
  • 1985 Madeline Zima, American actress (The Nanny, Californication), born in New Haven, Connecticut
  • 1986 Kyla Pratt, American actress and musician (The Proud Family), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1987 Louis Ngwat-Mahop, Cameroonian football player, born in Yaoundé, Cameroon
  • 1987 Travis Wall, American dancer and choreographer, born in Virginia Beach, Virginia
  • 1987 Daren Kagasoff, American actor (The Secret Life of the American Teenager), born in Encino, California
  • 1988 Teddy Geiger, American singer and songwriter (Stitches - Shawn Mendes), born in Rochester, New York
  • 1988 Sarah Steele, American actress (The Good Wife), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Nick Jonas

1992 Nick Jonas, American singer, actor and producer (The Jonas Brothers), born in Dallas, Texas

  • 1993 Tayla Parx [Taylor Parks], American songwriter, singer, and actress, born in Dallas, Texas
  • 1993 Bryson DeChambeau, American golfer (US Open 2020), born in Modesto, California
  • 2005 Princess Jalilah bint Ali of Jordan, eldest child of Prince Ali bin Al Hussein and Rym Brahimi, born in Amman, Jordan