On This Day

Famous Birthdays on September 6 (Part 2)

  • 1972 Eric Zeier, American NFL quarterback (Cleveland Browns), born in Pensacola, Florida
  • 1972 China Miéville, English fantasy fiction writer (Perdido Street Station), born in Norwich, England
  • 1972 Justina Machado, Puerto Rican actress (Six Feet Under), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1972 Anika Noni Rose, American actress (Dreamgirls) and singer, born in Bloomfield, Connecticut

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1972 Idris Elba, English actor (The Wire, Luther), born in London, England

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  • 1972 Dylan Bruno, American actor (Numb3rs), born in Milford, Connecticut
  • 1973 Greg Rusedski, Canadian-British tennis star (1995 Seoul), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1973 Carlo Cudicini, Italian football goalkeeper, born in Milan, Italy
  • 1974 Justin Whalin, American actor (Jimmy-Lois & Clark, Charles in Charge), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1974 Tim Henman, English tennis player, born in Oxford, England
  • 1974 Nina Persson, Swedish musician (The Cardigans), born in Örebro, Sweden
  • 1975 Derrek Lee, American baseball 1st baseman (2 x MLB All Star, 3 x Gold Glove), born in Sacramento, California
  • 1976 Danny Blankers, Dutch soccer player (PSV/Willem II), born in Goirle, Netherlands
  • 1976 N.O.R.E. [Victor Santiago, Jr.], American rapper, born in Queens, New York
  • 1976 Hyun Young, South Korean actress and pop singer, born in Suwon, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea
  • 1976 Naomie Harris, English actress (Moonlight), born in Islington, London

  • 1977 Kiyoshi Hikawa, Japanese enka singer, born in Fukuoka, Japan
  • 1978 Natalia Cigliuti, Uruguayan-American actress (Lindsay-Saved By Bell: New Class), born in Montevideo, Uruguay
  • 1978 Cisco Adler, American singer and record producer, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1978 Alex Escobar, Venezuelan baseball player, born in Valencia, Carabobo, Venezuela
  • 1978 Mathew Horne, English actor (Gavin & Stacey), born in Nottingham, England
  • 1978 Tony Thaxton, American drummer (Motion City Soundtrack), born in Mechanicsville, Virginia
  • 1979 Massimo Maccarone, Italian footballer, born in Galliate, Italy
  • 1979 Carlos Adrián Morales, Mexican footballer, born in La Piedad, Michoacán, Mexico
  • 1979 Foxy Brown [Inga Marchand], Trinidadian-American rapper (Ill Na Na, Broken Silence), born in NYC, New York
  • 1979 Brandon Silvestry, American professional wrestler (Low Ki), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1980 Samuel Peter, Nigerian-American heavyweight boxer, born in Akwa Ibom, Nigeria
  • 1980 Joseph Yobo, Nigerian footballer (Nigerian national team captain), born in Kono, Rivers State, Nigeria
  • 1980 Yuji Hamano, Japanese archer, born in Hiroshima, Japan
  • 1980 Jillian Hall, American professional wrestler, born in Ashland, Kentucky
  • 1980 Kerry Katona, British singer-songwriter (Atomic Kitten), born in Warrington, Cheshire, England
  • 1981 Yumiko Cheng, Hong Kong Cantopop singer, born in Shanghai, China
  • 1981 Mark Teahen, American-Canadian baseball player, born in Redlands, California
  • 1983 Pippa [Philippa] Middleton, English sister of Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, born in Berkshire, England
  • 1985 Webbie [Webster Gradney, Jr.], American rapper, born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
  • 1985 Ali Ashfaq, Maldivian footballer, born in Malé, Maldives
  • 1985 Alberto Valerio, Brazilian racing driver, born in Ipatinga, Minas Gerais, Brazil
  • 1987 Ramiele Malubay, Filipino-American singer, born in Dammam, Saudi Arabia
  • 1989 Nikos Boutzikos, Greek footballer, born in Polygyros, Greece
  • 1990 John Wall, American basketball point guard (2010 NBA Draft: #1 pick Washington Wizards), born in Raleigh, North Carolina
  • 2000 Breanna Lynn Bartlett-Stewart, first Kleihauer-Betke stillbirth, born in Paragould, Arkansas (d. 2000)
  • 2006 Prince Hisahito of Akishino, Japan Imperial Family member, born in Aiiku Hospital, Tokyo, Japan