Arizona in History (Part 2)

Historical Events

Famous Birthdays

  • 1969-10-11 Ty Murray, American rodeo cowboy (5-time all-around world champion), born in Phoenix, Arizona
  • 1969-12-22 Marcie Aguilar, American female infielder (Colo Silver Bullets), born in Tucson, Arizona
  • 1970-03-22 Jason Rouser, 200m/400m runner, born in Tucson, Arizona
  • 1970-08-24 Rich Beem, American golfer (PGA C'ship 2002), born in Phoenix, Arizona
  • 1971-05-23 Marshall Boze, pitcher (Milwaukee Brewers), born in San Manual, Arizona
  • 1972-01-01 Garrett K. Gomez, American jockey (US Champion Jockey by earnings 2006-09; Eclipse Award for Outstanding Jockey 2007-08), born in Tucson, Arizona (d. 2016)
  • 1972-02-10 Nancy Christian, WPVA volleyballer (US Open-17th-1995), born in Scottsdale, Arizona
  • 1972-06-01 Leta Lindley, American golfer (Women's PGA C'ship runner-up 1997), born in Phoenix, Arizona
  • 1972-08-24 Kurt Miller, American baseball pitcher (Florida Marlins), born in Tucson, Arizona
  • 1972-11-26 Nicole Beach, American model (Wonderbra), born in Phoenix, Arizona
  • 1972-12-31 Cole Ford, American football placekicker (Oakland Raiders), born in Tucson, Arizona
  • 1973-02-07 Leanne Schuster, WPVA volleyballer (National-9th-1995), born in Mesa, Arizona
  • 1973-08-13 Armon Williams, American football safety & linebacker (Tennessee Oilers), born in Chandler, Arizona
  • 1974-02-09 Amber Valletta, American actress and model (Hitch, Revenge), born in Phoenix, Arizona
  • 1975-05-25 Adam Saathoff, American running target (Olympics 1996), born in Tucson, Arizona
  • 1975-07-27 Shea Hillenbrand, American baseball player, born in Mesa, Arizona
  • 1975-11-20 Dierks Bentley, American singer, born in Phoenix, Arizona
  • 1976-01-19 Sky Christopherson, American cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Tucson, Arizona
  • 1976-01-31 Buddy Rice, American auto racer (Indianapolis 500 2004, 24 Hours of Daytona 2009), born in Phoenix, Arizona
  • 1976-03-20 Chester Bennington, American singer and songwriter (Linkin Park), born in Phoenix, Arizona (d. 2017)
  • 1976-10-05 J. J. Yeley, American race car driver, born in Phoenix, Arizona
  • 1977-11-19 Kerri Strug, gymnast (Olympic gold 1996), born in Tucson, Arizona
  • 1978-09-19 Nick Johnson, American baseball player, born in Tempe, Arizona
  • 1980-01-08 Rachel Nichols, American actress, born in Phoenix, Arizona
  • 1980-08-28 T.J. Beam, American baseball player, born in Scottsdale, Arizona
  • 1981-02-28 Brian Bannister, American baseball player, born in Scottsdale, Arizona
  • 1981-04-13 Nat Borchers, American soccer player, born in Tucson, Arizona
  • 1981-05-05 Danielle Christine Fishel, American actress (Topanga-Boy Meets World), born in Mesa, Arizona
  • 1981-05-05 Chris Duncan, American baseball player, born in Tucson, Arizona
  • 1981-12-08 Jeremy Accardo, American baseball player, born in Phoenix, Arizona
  • 1982-04-10 Andre Ethier, American baseball player, born in Phoenix, Arizona
  • 1983-06-02 Brooke White, American pop singer (High Hopes & Heartbreak), born in Phoenix, Arizona
  • 1984-10-23 Meghan McCain, American columnist, author, and TV host, born in Phoenix, Arizona
  • 1986-01-30 Nick Evans, American baseball player, born in Glendale, Arizona
  • 1987-08-18 Mika Boorem, American actress (Hearts in Atlantis), born in Tucson, Arizona

Person of interestEmma Stone

1988-11-06 Emma Stone, American actress (Superbad, The Amazing Spider-Man), born in Scottsdale, Arizona

Actress Emma Stone
Emma Stone
  • 1989-12-22 Jordin Sparks, American singer and American Idol winner, born in Phoenix, Arizona
  • 1994-02-11 Dominic Janes, American actor, born in Tucson, Arizona
  • 1996-11-22 Hailey Baldwin, American model, born in Tucson, Arizona
  • 2012-04-04 Grumpy Cat [Tardar Sauce], American cat internet celebrity, born in Morristown, Arizona (d. 2019)

Famous Weddings

Famous Deaths