English History (Part 40)

Historical Events

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 3901 - 4,000 of 4,616

  • 1969-09-16 Justine Frischmann, English musician (Elastica), born in Kensington, London
  • 1969-09-26 Paul Warhurst, English footballer, born in Metropolitan Borough of Stockport, United Kingdom
  • 1969-10-02 Badly Drawn Boy [Damon Gough], British singer-songwriter (Have You Fed The Fish?), born in Dunstable, Bedfordshire, England
  • 1969-10-02 Mitch English, American actor
  • 1969-10-06 Troy Shaw, English snooker player
  • 1969-10-07 Maria Whittaker, English model, born in Hounslow, United Kingdom
  • 1969-10-09 P.J. Harvey, English musician, singer and songwriter, born in Bridport, Dorset, England
  • 1969-10-09 Steve McQueen, British filmmaker and artist (12 Years a Slave), born in London, England
  • 1969-10-15 Dominic West, British actor (The Wire), born in Sheffield, England
  • 1969-11-12 Jason Cundy, English footballer and broadcaster, born in London, United Kingdom
  • 1969-12-05 Lewis Gordon Pugh, English-South African swimmer, polar explorer and motivational speaker, born in Plymouth, England
  • 1969-12-18 Justin Edinburgh, English footballer
  • 1969-12-19 Richard Hammond, English television presenter (Top Gear), born in Solihull, West Midlands
  • 1969-12-30 Dave England, American television personality
  • 1969-12-30 Jay Kay [Jason Cheetham], English jazz-funk singer-songwriter (Jamiroquai), born in Stretford, Lancashire, England
  • 1970-01-31 (Amelia) "Minnie" Driver, British-American actress (Good Will Hunting; The Riches), and singer-songwriter (Everything I've Got in My Pocket), born in London, England
  • 1970-02-04 Gabrielle Anwar, English actress (Body Snatchers), born in Laleham, England
  • 1970-02-17 Dominic Purcell, English-born Australian actor (Prison Break), born in Wallasey, England

Rachel Weisz

1970-03-07 Rachel Weisz, English actress (The Mummy, The Constant Gardener), born in London, England

  • 1970-04-19 Kelly Holmes, British athlete (Olympics gold 800/1,500m 2004), born in Hildenborough, England
  • 1970-05-10 Sally Phillips, English comedian and actress (Smack the Pony, Miranda), born in Hong Kong

Louis Theroux

1970-05-20 Louis Theroux, English television broadcaster (Louis Theroux's Weird Weekends; When Louis Met....), born in Singapore

Naomi Campbell

1970-05-22 Naomi Campbell, English model and actress (Cool as Ice, Unzipped), born in London, England

Joseph Fiennes

1970-05-27 Joseph Fiennes, English actor (Enemy at the Gates, Shakespeare in Love), born in Salisbury, Wiltshire

  • 1970-05-28 Ian Cashmore, English actor and paranormal investigator
  • 1970-07-02 Monie Love, English rapper
  • 1970-07-06 Martin Smith, English singer (Delirious?), born in London, England
  • 1970-07-10 Jason Orange, English singer and musician (Take That), born in Lancashire, England
  • 1970-07-17 Mandy Smith, English singer ("I Just Can't Wait"), born in Tottenham, England
  • 1970-07-25 Lord Nicholas Windsor, youngest son of Prince Edward, Duke of Kent, born in King's College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London

Christopher Nolan

1970-07-30 Christopher Nolan, English film director (Inception, Interstellar), born in London, England

  • 1970-08-01 David James, English footballer, born in Welwyn Garden City, England
  • 1970-08-11 Andy Bell, English musician (Ride, Hurricane #1, Oasis)
  • 1970-08-13 Alan Shearer, English soccer striker (63 caps; Southampton, Blackburn Rovers, Newcastle United) and broadcaster (BBC), born in Gosforth, England
  • 1970-08-17 Rupert Degas, English actor and voice artist, born in London, England
  • 1970-08-22 Charlie Connelly, English writer (Attention All Shipping), born in London
  • 1970-08-27 Peter Ebdon, English snooker player
  • 1970-08-27 Tony Kanal, Indian-American bassist and songwriter (No Doubt - "Don't Speak"), born in Kingsbury, London, England
  • 1970-09-03 Gareth Southgate, English soccer midfielder (57 caps; Crystal Palace, Aston Villa, Middlesbrough) and manager (Middlesborough, England), born in Watford, England
  • 1970-09-04 Ione Skye, British-born American actress (Say Anything), born in Hampstead, London
  • 1970-09-22 Rupert Penry-Jones, English actor (Spooks, The Strain), born in London, England
  • 1970-09-29 Emily Lloyd [Pack], British actress (Wish You Were Here; Cookie; In Country), born in London, England
  • 1970-10-10 Matthew Pinsent, English rower (Olympic gold coxless pair 1992, 96; four 2000, 04; World C'ship gold x 10) and broadcaster (BBC), born in Holt, England
  • 1970-10-11 Andy Marriott, English-Welsh football goalkeeper, born in Sutton-in-Ashfield, England
  • 1970-10-24 Alonza Bevan, English bassist (Kula Shaker), born in London
  • 1970-11-05 Tamzin Outhwaite, English actress (Mel-EastEnders), born in Ilford, London
  • 1970-11-19 Justin Chancellor, English bassist (Tool), born in London, England
  • 1970-12-14 Beth Orton, English singer and songwriter, born in East Dereham, Norfolk, England
  • 1970-12-18 Johnny Yeo, English artist
  • 1970-12-19 Zac Foley, English rock bassist (EMF "Unbelievable"), born in Gloucester (d. 2002)
  • 1971-01-17 Richard Burns, English rally driver, born in Reading, England (d. 2005)
  • 1971-01-20 Gary Barlow, English pop singer ("Take That"), born in Frodsham, United Kingdom
  • 1971-01-22 Stan Collymore, English football player, born in Stone, United Kingdom
  • 1971-02-03 Sarah Kane, English playwright (d. 1999)
  • 1971-02-23 Melinda Messenger, English television presenter, born in Swindon, Wiltshire
  • 1971-02-25 Byron Dafoe, NHL goalie (Los Angeles Kings), born in Sussex, England
  • 1971-02-25 Helen Dobson, British golfer (ANA Inspiration 1998 runner-up), born in Skegness, England
  • 1971-03-02 Dave Gorman, English documentary comedian
  • 1971-03-15 Penny Lancaster, English model
  • 1971-04-16 Max Beesley, English musician and actor, born in Burnage, Lancashire
  • 1971-04-17 Claire Sweeney, British stage and screen actress (Brookside), born in Walton, Liverpool
  • 1971-04-20 Tina Cousins, English singer (Mysterious Times), born in Leigh-on-Sea, Essex, England
  • 1971-04-21 Samantha Druce, British swimmer, youngest woman to swim English Channel
  • 1971-04-25 Eric England, NFL defensive end (Arizona Cardinals), born in Fort Wayne, Indiana
  • 1971-04-30 Darren Emerson, English DJ (Underworld)
  • 1971-05-09 Paul McGuigan, British rock bassist (Oasis, 1991-99 - "Wonderwall"), born in Manchester, England
  • 1971-05-16 Rachel Goswell, English singer and songwriter (Slowdive, Mojave 3)
  • 1971-05-27 Paul Bettany, English actor (A Beautiful Mind), born in London
  • 1971-06-25 Scott Maslen, English actor (EastEnders), born in London
  • 1971-06-27 Jo Frost, British television personality (Supernanny), born in London, England
  • 1971-07-21 Charlotte Gainsbourg, French-British actress (La BĂ»che, Antichrist), born in London
  • 1971-07-24 John Partridge, British singer (Cats) and actor (EastEnders), born in Radcliffe, Lancashire, England
  • 1971-08-06 Scott Minto, English footballer
  • 1971-08-11 Tommy Mooney, English football player
  • 1971-08-20 Steve Stone, English footballer, born in Gateshead, England
  • 1971-08-21 Liam Howlett, British musician (The Prodigy), born in Braintree, Essex, England
  • 1971-08-22 Richard Armitage, British actor (The Hobbit; Robin Hood), born in Leicester, Leicestershire, England

Martin Freeman

1971-09-08 Martin Freeman, English actor (The Hobbit, Sherlock), born in Aldershot, Hampshire

  • 1971-09-11 Johnny Vegas, English comedian (Ideal, The Libetine), born in St. Helens, Merseyside, England
  • 1971-09-15 Ben Wallers, English musician and songwriter (Country Teasers), born in St Albans, England
  • 1971-09-22 Chesney Hawkes, English singer (Feels So Alive, The One and Only), born in Windsor, Berkshire, England
  • 1971-09-24 Peter Salisbury, English drummer (The Verve), born in Chippenham, England
  • 1971-09-28 Alan Wright, English footballer
  • 1971-10-06 Alan Stubbs, English footballer and manager (Rotherham United), born in Kirkby, England
  • 1971-10-10 Ian Bennett, English football goalkeeper (Birmingham City), born in Worksop, England
  • 1971-10-11 Natalie Jay, English actress (Baywatch), born in Hendon, London
  • 1971-10-25 Simon Charlton, English footballer (Southampton), born in Huddersfield, England
  • 1971-10-31 Ian Walker, English footballer, born in Watford, Hertfordshire, England
  • 1971-11-05 Rob Jones, English footballer (Liverpool), born in Wrexham, Wales
  • 1971-11-11 Paul Chaloner, English TV esports commentator
  • 1971-11-13 Anthony Whiteman, England, 800m/1500m runner
  • 1971-12-14 Natascha McElhone, English actress (The Truman Show), born in Walton-on-Thames, Surrey, England
  • 1971-12-17 Claire Forlani, British actress (Mallrats, Meet Joe Black, Hawaii Five-0), born in Twickenham, London


1971-12-25 Dido [Florian O'Malley Armstrong], English pop singer (No Angel; Eminem's "Stan"), born in London, England

  • 1972-01-15 Claudia Winkleman, English television presenter (Strictly Come Dancing), born in London, United Kingdom
  • 1972-01-27 Mark Owen, English pop singer
  • 1972-01-28 Nicky Southall, English footballer (Bolton Wanderers), born in Middlesbrough, England
  • 1972-02-11 Steve McManaman, English footballer, born in Kirkdale, Liverpool
  • 1972-03-03 Darren Anderton, English footballer
  • 1972-03-28 Nick Frost, English comedian and actor

Famous Weddings

Famous Divorces

Famous Deaths