Wales in History (Part 4)

Wales: Cardiff

Historical Events

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 301 - 359 of 359

  • 1972-04-02 Chico Slimani, Moroccan-British singer (It's Chico Time), born in Bridgend, Wales
  • 1973-02-27 Mark Taylor, Welsh rugby union footballer, born in Blaenavon, United Kingdom
  • 1973-03-30 Matthew Pritchard, Welsh Stuntman and celebrity chef, born in Cardiff, Wales
  • 1973-08-27 Danny Coyne, Welsh footballer
  • 1973-10-06 Ioan Gruffudd, Welsh actor
  • 1973-11-29 Ryan Giggs, Welsh footballer, born in St David's Hospital, Cardiff, United Kingdom

Christian Bale

1974-01-30 Christian Bale, British actor (Batman Begins, American Psycho, The Machinist), born in Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, Wales

  • 1974-05-02 Andy Johnson, Welsh soccer midfielder (15 caps; WBA, Nottingham Forest), born in Bristol, England
  • 1974-05-11 Darren Ward, Welsh footballer

Kelly Jones

1974-06-03 Kelly Jones, Welsh rock singer (Stereophonics), born in Cwmaman, Wales

  • 1974-07-25 Gareth Thomas, Welsh ruby player, born in Sarn, Wales
  • 1974-10-18 Robbie Savage, Welsh footballer
  • 1975-03-21 Mark Williams, Welsh snooker player (World C'ship 2000, 03, 18; Triple Crown 2002-03), born in Cwm, Blaenau Gwent, Wales
  • 1975-04-05 John Hartson, Welsh footballer
  • 1975-05-18 Jem [Jemma Griffiths], Welsh pop-rock and "folktronica" singer-songwriter, and keyboard player, born in Penarth, Wales
  • 1975-05-21 Lee Gaze, Welsh guitarist (No Devotion), born in Pontypridd, Wales
  • 1975-07-16 Jamie Oliver, Welsh keyboardist (No Devotion), born in Pontypridd, Wales
  • 1975-11-30 Ben Thatcher, Welsh footballer
  • 1976-05-13 Mark Delaney, Welsh footballer (Aston Villa), born in Haverfordwest, Wales
  • 1976-12-20 Adam Powell, Welsh computer programmer and game designer (Neopets), born in Newport, Wales
  • 1977-02-26 Shane Williams MBE, Welsh rugby scrum half (87 caps Wales, 4 British & Irish Lions; Neath, Ospreys), born in Morriston, Swansea, Wales
  • 1977-06-06 Bryn Williams, Welsh chef
  • 1977-07-06 Craig Handley, British film director (On All Floors), born in Merthyr Tydfil, Wales
  • 1977-09-11 Matthew Stevens, Welsh snooker player, born in Carmarthen, Wales
  • 1978-02-12 Gethin Jones, British (Welsh) television presenter, born in Cardiff, United Kingdom
  • 1978-09-12 Michael Paget, Welsh guitarist (Bullet for My Valentine), born in Bridgend, South Wales
  • 1978-11-17 Tom Ellis, Welsh actor (Miranda, Lucifer), born in Cardiff, Wales
  • 1978-12-08 John Oster, Welsh footballer, born in Boston, England
  • 1979-07-13 Craig Bellamy, Welsh soccer forward (78 caps; Newcastle United, Norwich City, Manchester City), born in Cardiff, Wales
  • 1979-08-01 Honeysuckle Weeks, Welsh actress (Foyle's War), born in Cardiff, Glamorgan, Wales
  • 1979-10-23 Simon Davies, Welsh footballer (Fulham), born in Haverfordwest, Wales
  • 1980-01-20 Matthew Tuck, Welsh guitarist (Bullet for My Valentine), born in Bridgend, United Kingdom
  • 1980-06-29 Katherine Jenkins, Welsh soprano singer and songwriter, born in Neath, Wales
  • 1980-08-06 Danny Collins, Welsh soccer defender (12 caps; Sunderland, Stoke City, Nottingham Forest), born in Chester, England
  • 1980-08-19 Paul Parry, Welsh footballer, born in Cheptow, wales
  • 1981-01-13 Jason James, Welsh heavy metal bassist (Bullet for My Valentine, 2003-15)
  • 1981-03-28 Gareth David-Lloyd, Welsh actor (Torchwood), born in Bettws, Newport, Wales
  • 1981-04-06 Robert Earnshaw, Welsh soccer striker (59 caps; scored hat-tricks in Premier League, Divisions 1, 2 & 3, FA Cup, League Cup and international match; Cardiff City), born in Mufulira, Zambia
  • 1981-05-23 Gwenno Saunders, Welsh dancer and singer (The Pipettes)
  • 1981-08-31 Dwayne Peel, Welsh rugby union halfback (76 Tests, British & Irish Lions 3, Barbarians 1; Llanelli Scarlets RFC, Sale Sharks RFC), born in Carmarthen, Wales
  • 1982-11-16 Amar'e Stoudemire, American basketball player, born in Lake Wales, Florida
  • 1982-12-16 Garnon Davies, Welsh actor
  • 1983-02-14 Rhydian Roberts, Welsh Singer (X Factor runner up), born in Sennybridge, United Kingdom


1984-06-23 [Amie Ann] Duffy, Welsh Singer (Mercy), born in Gwynedd, Wales

  • 1984-07-19 Lewis Price, Welsh soccer goalkeeper (11 caps; Ipswich Town), born in Bournemouth, England

Prince Harry

1984-09-15 Prince Harry [Henry Charles Albert David Windsor], Prince of Wales, 6th in British succession, born in London, England

  • 1985-04-16 Mark Baker, Welsh author and historian
  • 1985-06-27 James Hook, Welsh rugby union utility back (81 caps; Neath RFC, USA Perpignan, Gloucester RFC), born in Port Talbot, Wales
  • 1985-08-30 Richard Duffy, Welsh footballer, born in Swansea, Wales
  • 1985-12-14 Tom Smith, Welsh rugby union footballer, born in Bristol, Somerset
  • 1986-02-21 Charlotte Church, Welsh singer-songwriter ("Just Wave Hello"), born in Llandaff, Wales
  • 1987-01-21 Joe Ledley, Welsh footballer
  • 1988-06-20 Shefali Chowdhury, Welsh actress (Harry Potter films), born in Denbigh, Wales
  • 1988-12-13 Darcy Blake, Welsh footballer, born in New Tredegar, Wales
  • 1989-07-16 Gareth Bale, Welsh soccer winger (Tottenham, Real Madrid, Wales), born in Cardiff, Wales
  • 1989-07-21 Chris Gunter, Welsh footballer, most capped for Wales (2018), born in Newport, Wales
  • 1989-11-10 Taron Egerton, Welsh actor and singer (Rocketman), born in Birkenhead, England
  • 1990-04-17 Jonathan Brown, Welsh footballer, born in Bridgend, Wales
  • 1990-12-26 Aaron Ramsey, Welsh footballer, born in Caerphilly, United Kingdom

Famous Weddings

Famous Deaths