On This Day

Famous Birthdays on September 17 (Part 2)

  • 1963 Amy Roloff, American reality star
  • 1963 James Urbaniak, American actor
  • 1964 Christian Conrad, actor (Charley Hannah, High Mountain Rangers)
  • 1964 Karen Straker, horse show jumper
  • 1965 Yuji Naka, Japanese video game programmer
  • 1965 Guy Picciotto, American punk rock singer, songwriter and guitarist (Rites of Spring; Fugazi), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1965 Bryan Singer, American film and television director (The Usual Suspects), born in New York City
  • 1965 Kyle Chandler, American actor (Friday Night Lights), born in Buffalo, New York
  • 1967 Malik Yoba, actor (NY Undercover-Det JC Williams)
  • 1967 Maurice Hurst, NFL cornerback (NE Patriots)
  • 1968 Lord Jamar [Lorenzo Dechalus], American rapper (Brand Nubian), born in The Bronx, New York City
  • 1968 Stacey Dillard, NFL defensive tackle (NY Giants)
  • 1968 Suzy Cote, actress (Samantha in Guiding Light), born in Santa Barbara, California
  • 1968 Valeri Zelepukin, NHL forward (NJ Devils, Team Russia Olympic silver 1998)
  • 1968 Anastacia [Newkirk], American pop singer ("Left Outside Alone"), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1968 Marie-Chantal, Crown Princess of Greece

Person of interestKeith Flint

1969 Keith Flint, English singer, musician and dancer (Prodigy), born in London, England (d. 2019)

Singer and Dancer Keith Flint
Singer and Dancer
Keith Flint
  • 1969 Rob Zamuner, NHL forward (Tampa Bay Lightning, Team Canada 1998)
  • 1969 Ken Doherty, Irish snooker player (world champion 1997), born in Dublin, Rep. of Ireland
  • 1970 Al Fontenot, NFL defensive end (Chicago Bears)
  • 1970 Ashley Ambrose, NFL cornerback (Indianapolis Colts)
  • 1970 Mark Brunell, NFL quarterback (Jacksonville Jaguars)
  • 1971 Octus Polk, NFL guard (Chicago Bears)
  • 1971 Paul Janssen, soccer player (Fortuna S, NAC)
  • 1972 Allen Williams, NFL running back (Detroit Lions)
  • 1972 Bobby Lee, American comedian
  • 1973 David Reid, light middleweight boxer (Olympic gold 1996), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1973 Demis Nikolaidis, Greek footballer
  • 1973 Ada Choi, Hong Kong actress
  • 1974 Bas Leferink, soccer player (Go Ahead Eagles)
  • 1974 Rasheed Wallace, NBA forward (Portland Trailblazers)
  • 1974 Tormod Granheim, Norwegian adventurer
  • 1974 Mirah [Yom Tov Zeitlyn], American singer-songwriter, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1975 Jimmie Johnson, American auto racer (7-time NASCAR Cup Series champion), born in El Cajon, California
  • 1975 Austin St. John, American actor
  • 1975 Constantine Maroulis, American rock singer (American Idol, season 4), born in Brooklyn, New York

  • 1976 Jonathan Nichols, dance skater (with partner Tami Tyler), born in Wilmington, Delaware
  • 1976 Maile Misajon, American pop singer (Eden's Crush - "Get Over Yourself"), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1977 Latoya Warning, Suriname 4th Miss Teenager (1993)
  • 1977 Tony Goskowicz, Wauwautosa Wis, short track skater (Olympics 1994)
  • 1977 Simone Perrotta, Italian football player
  • 1978 Shawn Horcoff, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1979 Steffen Algreen, Danish footballer
  • 1979 Akin Ayodele, American football player
  • 1979 Chuck Comeau, Canadian drummer (Simple Plan), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1979 Billy Miller, actor (The Young and the Restless), born in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • 1980 Asashoryu Akinori, Mongolian sumo wrestler (born as Dolgorsuren Dagvador)
  • 1980 Danny Haren, American baseball player
  • 1981 Bakari Koné, Ivorian footballer
  • 1981 Casey Janssen, American baseball player
  • 1981 Francis Manioru, Solomon Islander sprinter
  • 1981 Jonathan Radtke, American rock guitarist (Kill Hannah)
  • 1982 Hope Larson, American illustrator and cartoonist
  • 1982 Garth Murray, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1983 Jennifer Peña, American Tejano/Latin pop singer, born in San Antonio, Texas
  • 1984 Eugenia Volodina, Russian supermodel
  • 1985 Alexander Ovechkin, Russian hockey player
  • 1985 Brendan Clarke, Irish Soccer Player with St. Patrick's Athletic
  • 1985 Jon Walker, American musician (Panic! at the Disco), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1985 Tomáš Berdych, Czech tennis player (13 ATP Tour titles), born in Valašské Meziříčí, Czech Republic
  • 1985 Mason Raymond, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1986 Landry Mulemo, Belgian footballer
  • 1986 Dimitrios Regas, Greek sprinter
  • 1987 Paul Huntington, English footballer
  • 1991 Jordan McCoy, American entertainer
  • 1994 Taylor Ware, American yodeler

Person of interestPatrick Mahomes

1995 Patrick Mahomes, American NFL quarterback (Super Bowl MVP 2020; KC Chiefs), born in Tyler, Texas

NFL Quarterback Patrick Mahomes
NFL Quarterback
Patrick Mahomes