English History (Part 38)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 3701 - 3,800 of 4,813

  • 1961-01-27 Gillian Gilbert, rocker (New Order-Round & Round), born in Manchester, England
  • 1961-01-31 Lloyd Cole, English rocker (Lloyd Cole and the Commotions), born in Buxton, Derbyshire
  • 1961-02-16 Andy Taylor, England, rock guitarist (Duran Duran-Hungry Like the Wolf)
  • 1961-02-19 Justin Fashanu, English footballer (d. 1998)
  • 1961-02-19 Andy Wallace, English race car driver
  • 1961-02-20 Imogen Stubbs, actress (Summer Story), born in Rothbury, England
  • 1961-03-03 Perry McCarthy, English racing driver
  • 1961-03-17 Andrew Paul, English actor
  • 1961-04-02 Keren Jane Woodward, English rock vocalist (Bananarama-Venus), born in Bristol, England
  • 1961-04-18 Jane Leeves, actress (Murphy Brown, Daphne Moon-Fraiser), born in London, England
  • 1961-05-02 Phil Vickery, English celebrity chef (This Morning), born in Folkestone, Kent, England
  • 1961-05-03 Steve McClaren, English football manager, born in Fulford, York, England
  • 1961-05-04 Jay Aston, English singer (Bucks Fizz), born in Purley, Surrey
  • 1961-05-10 Blyth Tait, England, NZ equestrian 3 day event (Olympic gold 1996)
  • 1961-05-14 Tim Roth, actor (Reservoir Dogs, Vincent & Theo), born in London, England
  • 1961-05-30 Harry Enfield, Horsham, West Sussex, English comedian (Dermot-Men Behaving Badly, Saturday Live)
  • 1961-06-06 Dee C. Lee [Diane Catherine Sealy], British rock musician (Wham!, Style Council), born in London, England
  • 1961-06-10 Maxi Priest, [Max Elliott], Jamaican/English singer (Wild World)
  • 1961-06-14 Boy George [O'Dowd], British singer-songwriter (Culture Club), born in Bexley, Kent, England
  • 1961-06-18 [Genevieve] Alison Moyet, Essex England, rock vocalist (Yaz, Alf)
  • 1961-06-24 Curt Smith, Bath England, rock bassist/vocalist (Tears For Fears)

Person of interestRicky Gervais

1961-06-25 Ricky Gervais, English actor and comedian (The Office), born in Reading, England

Comedian Ricky Gervais
Comedian
Ricky Gervais

Person of interestDiana Spencer

1961-07-01 Diana Spencer, Princess of Wales, born in Sandringham, England (d. 1997)

Princess of Wales Diana Spencer
Princess of Wales
Diana Spencer
  • 1961-07-03 Tim Smith, English musician (Cardiacs)
  • 1961-07-11 Caroline Quentin, English actress (Dorothy in Men Behaving Badly), born in Surrey, England
  • 1961-07-22 Calvin Fish, English racing driver
  • 1961-07-24 Kerry Dixon, English footballer
  • 1961-07-26 Andy Connell, English musician and composer (Swing Out Sister), born in Manchester, England
  • 1961-08-08 The Edge, [Dave Evans], rock guitarist (U2-I Will Follow), born in London, England
  • 1961-08-12 Lawrence Hayward, English musician (Felt, Denim, Go Kart Mozart)
  • 1961-08-13 Stuart Maconie, English music writer and broadcaster
  • 1961-08-20 Joe Pasquale, English comedian
  • 1961-08-22 Roland Orzabal, English musician and rock vocalist (Tears for Fears-Shout, Head over Heels), born in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England
  • 1961-08-24 Mark "Bedders" Bedfored, rock bassist (Madness), born in London, England
  • 1961-08-24 Jared Harris, English actor
  • 1961-08-25 Joanne Whalley, actress (Scandal), born in Manchester, England
  • 1961-08-28 Kim Appleby, Stoke Newington, English singer (Mel & Kim-Coming to America), born in London, England
  • 1961-09-04 Kevin Kennedy, English actor
  • 1961-09-14 Antonia De Sancha, lover of British MP David Mellor, born in London, England
  • 1961-09-26 Will Self, English author
  • 1961-10-06 Tim Burgess, English drummer (T'Pau), born in Macclesfield
  • 1961-10-10 Martin Kemp, rock bassist (Spandau Ballet), born in London, England
  • 1961-10-11 Neil Buchanan, English television presenter
  • 1961-11-03 David AC viscount Linley, son of English princess Margaret/mystic
  • 1961-11-10 John Walton, English darts player

Person of interestFrank Bruno

1961-11-16 Frank Bruno, English boxer (European champion), born in Hammersmith, England

  • 1961-11-20 Dave Watson, English footballer
  • 1961-12-01 Jeremy Northam, English actor
  • 1961-12-11 Marco Pierre White, English chef and restaurateur
  • 1961-12-13 Harry Gregson-Williams, English composer
  • 1961-12-30 Bill English, New Zealand politician, Prime Minister (2016-), born in Lumsden
  • 1962-01-05 Perry Fenwick, English actor
  • 1962-01-06 Philip Brown, 4x400m runner (Olympic silver 1984), born in Birmingham, England
  • 1962-01-15 Conrad Lant, English musician
  • 1962-02-02 Andy Fordham, English darts player
  • 1962-02-09 Martin D Lascelles, grandson of English princess Mary
  • 1962-02-14 Michael Higgs, English actor
  • 1962-02-16 John Balance, English musician (Coil, Psychic TV), born in Mansfield, England (d. 2004)
  • 1962-02-28 Angela Bailey, England, Canadian 4X100m relayer (Olympic silver 1984)
  • 1962-03-04 David Sparrow, English actor
  • 1962-03-07 Peter Manley, English Darts Player
  • 1962-03-26 Richard Coles, English musician (Communards-Don't Leave Me This Way), born in Northampton
  • 1962-04-01 Dave Ulliott, English poker player
  • 1962-04-22 Jeff Minter, English video game programmer
  • 1962-04-24 Stuart Pearce, English footballer and manager, born in Hammersmith, London
  • 1962-04-26 Colin Anderson, English footballer
  • 1962-05-02 Stephen Daldry, English film director, born in Dorset, England
  • 1962-05-02 Jimmy White, English professional snooker player, born in Tooting, England
  • 1962-06-12 Paul Clark, English musician (The Bolshoi), born in Leeds, England
  • 1962-06-19 Jeremy Bates, English tennis player
  • 1962-06-25 Phill Jupitus, English comedian and broadcaster
  • 1962-06-26 George P N earl of St Andrews, under English prince Edward
  • 1962-06-29 Amanda Donohoe, actress (CJ Lamb-LA Law), born in London, England
  • 1962-07-04 Neil Morrissey, English actor
  • 1962-07-12 Dean Wilkins, English football manager
  • 1962-08-04 Paul Reynolds, British rock guitarist (A Flock of Seagulls), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1962-08-09 Michael Colnroy, Modern English, rocker
  • 1962-08-28 Paul Allen, English footballer
  • 1962-09-18 Joanne Catherall, rock vocalist (Human League), born in Sheffield, England
  • 1962-09-18 John Fashanu, English footballer
  • 1962-09-24 Mike Phelan, English former footballer
  • 1962-10-01 Paul Walsh, English footballer
  • 1962-10-11 Nicola Bryant, English actress
  • 1962-10-23 Beatie Edney, actress (Diary of a Mad Old Man), born in London, England
  • 1962-10-26 Cary Elwes, English actor (Glory, Princess Bride), born in London, England
  • 1962-11-02 Simon Hill, English-Australian football commentator, born in Manchester
  • 1962-11-24 John Squire, English pop guitarist (Stone Roses, She Bangs the Drums)
  • 1962-11-28 Davey Boy Smith, English professional wrestler (d. 2002)
  • 1962-12-04 Kevin Richardson, English footballest
  • 1962-12-13 Kendra Slewenski, English netballer
  • 1962-12-17 Paul Dobson, English footballer
  • 1963-01-06 Paul Brindley, English pop bassist (Sundays, Can't Be Sure)
  • 1963-01-07 Clint Mansell, English musician and composer
  • 1963-01-11 Jason Connery, actor (Robin Hood), born in London, England
  • 1963-01-16 James May, English television presenter
  • 1963-01-19 Caron Wheeler, English singer (Soul II Soul-Keep on Movin')
  • 1963-01-24 Martyn Grimley, English field hockey player
  • 1963-01-26 Andrew Ridgeley, England, rock guitarist (Wham-Wake Me Up)
  • 1963-01-26 Jazzie B, [Beresford Romeo], English rapper (Soul II Soul-Feel Free)
  • 1963-02-02 Stephen McGann, actor (Catherine the Great), born in Liverpool, England

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