Liverpool UK in History (Part 2)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

  • 1946-08-04 Maureen Starkey [Mary Cox], British ex-wife of Beatle Ringo Starr, born in Liverpool, England (d. 1994)
  • 1946-08-26 Alison Steadman, English actress (Life is Sweet), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1946-10-13 Edwina Currie, British politician (C), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1947-01-08 Terry Sylvester, English guitarist & singer (Hollies, 1969-81 - "YHe Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother";"Lomg Cool Woman In A Black Dress"), born in Liverpool, United Kingdom
  • 1947-06-05 Tom Evans, British rock guitarist, bass player, and singer-songwriter (Badfinger -"Without You": "Maybe Tomorrow"), born in Liverpool, England (d. 1983)
  • 1947-06-21 Joey Molland, British rock guitarist (Badfinger - "Come And Get It"; "Day After Day"), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1947-08-14 Peter Christian, English actor, born in Liverpool, England
  • 1947-09-21 Geoff Workman, British record producer and engineer (Toto; Queen;The Cars), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1948-03-11 Jan Schelhaas, English musician (Caravan, Camel), born in Liverpool
  • 1948-08-05 Ray Clemence MBE, English soccer goalkeeper (England 61 caps, Liverpool, Tottenham), born in Skegness, Lincolnshire (d. 2020)
  • 1949-09-20 John W. Henry, American businessman and owner of sports teams (Boston Red Sox and Liverpool Football Club), born in Quincy, Illinois
  • 1950-04-22 Lewis Biggs, curator (Tate Gallery-North Liverpool)
  • 1950-07-25 Mark Clarke, English bassist (Colosseum; Tempest; Uriah Heep), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1951-02-14 Kevin Keegan, English soccer forward, manager (England 63 caps, Liverpool, Newcastle United), born in Armthorpe, Doncaster
  • 1951-05-27 John Conteh, British boxer (WBC Light Heavyweight title 1974-77), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1951-06-04 David Yip, British-Chinese actor (The Chinese Detective), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1952-08-07 Alexei Sayle, British comedian, born in Anfield, Liverpool,
  • 1952-10-05 Clive Barker, English author and film director (Hellraiser, Lord of Illusions), born in Liverpool
  • 1955-01-19 Simon Rattle, English orchestra conductor (Birmingham Symphony Orchestra), born in Liverpool, United Kingdom
  • 1955-02-27 Garry Christian, British soul singer (The Christians - "Words"), born in Liverpool, United Kingdom
  • 1955-04-05 Janice Long, British radio host (Crash FM), born in Liverpool, Merseyside, England

Kim Cattrall

1956-08-21 Kim Cattrall, British Canadian actress (Mannequin, Sex and the City), born in Liverpool, England

  • 1957-01-17 Keith Chegwin, English television presenter & actor, born in Walton, Liverpool (d. 2017)
  • 1957-07-05 David Hanson, British Labour politician, born in Liverpool
  • 1957-11-05 Michael "Mike" Score, British rock guitarist (A Flock Of Seagulls - "I Ran (So Far Away)"), born in Beverly, Yorkshire, England
  • 1958-03-22 Pete Wylie, English rocker (Sinful), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1958-04-12 Will Sergeant, British rock guitarist (Echo & Bunnymen - Killing Moon), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1958-09-18 John Aldridge, Irish soccer striker (69 caps, Republic of Ireland; Newport County, Oxford United, Liverpool, Real Sociedad, Tranmere Rovers), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1959-02-06 Ken Nelson, English record producer, born in Liverpool, England
  • 1959-05-05 Ian McCulloch English rock vocalist (Echo & Bunnymen - "Heaven Up Here"), born in Liverpool
  • 1959-11-14 Paul McGann, English actor (Eighth Doctor in Doctor Who), born in Liverpool, Lancashire
  • 1960-02-09 Holly Johnson, British rock vocalist (Frankie Goes To Hollywood - "Relax"), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1960-06-25 Craig Johnston, Australian soccer midfielder (Liverpool 271 games; 5 League titles and FA Cup 1986), born in Johannesburg, South Africa
  • 1961-04-12 Magda Szubanski, Australian actress (Kath & Kim), born in Liverpool, Merseyside, England
  • 1961-10-11 Neil Buchanan, English television presenter (Finders Keepers), born in Aintree, Liverpool, England
  • 1962-05-26 Colin Vearncombe, British singer-songwriter (Black - "Wonderful Life"), born in Liverpool, Merseyside, England (d. 2016)
  • 1962-07-07 Clive "Doctor" Jackson, British rocker (Dr & Medics - "Laughing at Pieces"), born in Liverpool, United Kingdom
  • 1962-08-04 Paul Reynolds, British rock guitarist (A Flock of Seagulls - "I Ran (So Far Away)"), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1963-02-02 Stephen McGann, British actor (Catherine the Great), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1963-04-08 Julian Lennon, English singer-songwriter ("Too Late for Goodbyes"), philanthropist (The White Feather Foundation), photographer, and son of John, born in Liverpool, England
  • 1964-01-06 Mark O'Toole, English musician (Frankie Goes to Hollywood - "Relax"), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1964-03-08 Peter [Ped] Gill, British drummer (Frankie Goes to Hollywood - "Relax"), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1964-06-21 David Morrissey, British actor (State of Play; The Walking Dead), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1964-08-07 John Birmingham, Australian author, born in Liverpool, United Kingdom
  • 1965-06-12 Cathy Tyson, English actress (Serpant & Rainbow), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1967-12-11 Chris Shepherd, English film director, born in Anfield, Liverpool, England
  • 1970-01-20 Mitch Benn, English comedian and musician, born in Liverpool, United Kingdom
  • 1971-02-13 Sonia [Evans], British singer, born in Liverpool, United Kingdom
  • 1971-04-17 Claire Sweeney, British stage and screen actress (Brookside), born in Walton, Liverpool
  • 1972-02-11 Steve McManaman, English footballer, born in Kirkdale, Liverpool
  • 1972-10-06 Daniel Cavanagh, English rock musician (Anathema), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1973-08-29 Vincent Cavanagh, English rock musician (Anathema), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1974-01-18 Christian Burns, British rock singer-songwriter and guitarist (BBMak), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1975-04-09 Robbie Fowler, English soccer striker (26 caps; Liverpool FC 236 games), born in Toxteth, Liverpool, England
  • 1978-02-12 Brett Hodgson, Australian rugby league footballer, born in Liverpool, Australia
  • 1978-07-04 Stephen McNally, British singer and songwriter (BBMak, 10 Reasons to Live), born in Liverpool, United Kingdom
  • 1979-12-14 Michael Owen, English footballer, 1996-2013 (Liverpool; New Castle United; and 3 other teams), sports commentator, and racehorse breeder, born in Chester, England
  • 1981-01-25 Francis Jeffers, English footballer, born in Liverpool, United Kingdom
  • 1981-04-10 Liz McClarnon, British singer (Atomic Kitten), born in Liverpool
  • 1981-10-13 Kele Okereke, Nigerian-English musician (Bloc Party), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1982-07-17 Natasha Hamilton, British singer (Atomic Kitten - "Whole Again"), born in Liverpool, United Kingdom
  • 1984-12-21 Darren Potter, Irish football player, born in Liverpool, England
  • 1985-07-23 Matthew Murphy, English musician (The Wombats), born in Liverpool, England

Wayne Rooney

1985-10-24 Wayne Rooney, English soccer midfielder (England 119 caps, Man U, Everton), born in Liverpool, England

  • 1987-01-09 Lucas Pezzini Leiva, Brazilian football player, born in Dourados, Brazil
  • 1987-06-22 Joe Dempsie, English actor (Game of Thrones), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1988-09-26 Mark Simpson, English clarinetist and composer, born in Liverpool, United Kingdom
  • 1991-07-08 Virgil van Dijk, Dutch footballer (Liverpool FC, Netherlands national team captain), born in Breda, Netherlands
  • 1993-03-11 Jodie Comer, English actress (Killing Eve), born in Liverpool, England

Famous Weddings


Famous Deaths