Los Angeles in History (Part 4)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 301 - 400 of 639

  • 1953-05-11 David Gest, American television producer, born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2016)
  • 1953-05-16 Richard Page, rocker (Mr Mister), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1953-05-17 George Johnson, rocker (Brothers Johnson), born in Los Angeles, California

Person of interestDanny Elfman

1953-05-29 Danny Elfman, American composer (The Simspons Theme), born in Los Angeles, California

Composer Danny Elfman
Composer
Danny Elfman
  • 1953-08-14 James Horner, American film composer (Titanic, Apollo 13, Casper), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2015)
  • 1953-09-13 Taryn Power, daughter of Tyrone Power and actress (Maria), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1953-09-27 Heather Watts, ballerina (Dancing on My Grave), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1953-11-30 Shuggie Otis, American singer-songwriter, born in Los Angeles California
  • 1953-12-17 Barry Livingston, actor (Ernie-My 3 Sons), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1953-12-25 Dave Wasick, American NFL player, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1954-01-13 Vicki McCarty, playmate (Sep, 1979), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1954-01-19 Katey Sagal, singer/actress (Peggy Bundy-Married With Children), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1954-01-22 Chris Lemmon, American actor (Brothers & Sisters, Duet) [or Jun 22], born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1954-03-09 Charmain Elaine Sylvers, American rocker (The Sylvers), born in Watts, Los Angeles
  • 1954-03-24 Robert Carradine, actor (Slim-The Cowboys, Wavelength), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1954-04-01 Jeff Porcaro, drummer/percussionist (Toto-Roxanne, Africa), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1954-06-22 Chris Lemmon, American actor (Wishmaster, Duet), born in Los Angeles, California [or Jan 22]
  • 1954-08-21 Steve Smith, rock drummer (Journey), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1954-09-30 Patrice Rushen, rock vocalist, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1954-11-03 Kevin P Chilton, Lt Col USAF/Astronaut (STS 49, 59, 76), born in Los Angeles, California

Person of interestKevin Costner

1955-01-18 Kevin Costner, American actor (Fandango, Silverado, Bull Durham), born in Los Angeles, California

  • 1955-01-18 Mable Fergerson, 4x400m runner (Olympic silver 1972), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1955-02-05 Debra Jo Fondren, playmate of year (September, 1977), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1955-04-13 Louis Johnson, rock bassist/vocalist (Brothers Johnson), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1955-06-21 Leigh J McCloskey, actor (Dallas, Executive Suite, Gen Hosp), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1955-08-08 Branscombe Richmond, American actor (Renegade, Commando), born in Los Angeles, California

Person of interestEddie Murray

1956-02-24 Eddie Murray, 1st baseman (Orioles, Dodgers, Cleveland Indians), born in Los Angeles, California

MLB First Baseman Eddie Murray
MLB First Baseman
Eddie Murray
  • 1956-05-22 Douglas Heyes Jr, actor (Captains & Kings, Aspen), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1956-06-01 Robin Mattson, actress (Janet Green-All My Children), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1956-08-06 Stepfanie Kramer, American actress (Claudia-We Got it Made, Hunter), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1956-10-25 Danny Gans, American entertainer, born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2009)
  • 1956-10-26 Rita Wilson, American actress and singer, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1956-12-03 Hart Bochner, actor and director (Rich & Famous), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1956-12-18 T. K. Carter, US actor (Mike-Punky Brewster, Just our Luck), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1957-05-01 Paul D Ronney, ScD/astronaut (STS 83 alt), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1957-05-07 [Christopher St John] "Sinjin" Smith, volleyballer (Olympics 1996), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1957-07-31 Dirk Blocker, American actor (Ryan's Four, Brooklyn Nine Nine), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1957-08-24 Jeffrey Daniel, American dancer and singer (Shalamar), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1957-09-02 Steve Porcaro, rock keyboards/vocalist (Toto-Roseanna, Africa), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1957-12-21 Lisa Gerritsen, American actress (Bess-The Mary Tyler Moore Show), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1958-01-11 Vicki Peterson, rock guitarist/vocalist (Bangles), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1958-01-20 Lorenzo Lamas, American actor (Lance-Falcon Crest, California Fever), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1958-02-06 Barry Miller, actor (Fame, Peggy Sue Got Married), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1958-02-07 Michele Drake, La Jolplaymate (May, 1979), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1958-04-05 Cammie Lusko, Guinness' World Strongest Woman, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1958-05-10 Ellen Ochoa, PhD/Astronaut (STS 56, 66), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1958-06-27 Robert Newman, actor (Joshua Lewis-Guiding Light), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1958-08-08 Harry Crosby, actor (Friday the 13th), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1958-08-18 Madeleine Stowe, actress (Tropical Snow, Bad Girls), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1958-09-16 Jennifer Tilly, American actress (Let it Ride, Off Beat, Psycho II), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1958-09-26 Darby Crash [Jan Paul Beahm], American punk rocker (Germs), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 1980)
  • 1958-09-27 Shaun Cassidy, American actor/singer (Hardy Boys, Breaking Away), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1958-11-12 Megan Mullally, American actress (Will & Grace), born in Los Angeles, California

Person of interestJamie Lee Curtis

1958-11-22 Jamie Lee Curtis, American actress (Halloween, True Lies), born in Los Angeles, California

  • 1958-11-27 Julia Celotto, WPVA volleyballer (Santa Cruz/Pismo-9th-1994), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1959-01-06 John Singleton, director (Boyz n The Hood), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1959-01-23 Tyrone Power Jr, American actor (Shag), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1959-07-03 Stephen Pearcy, heavy metal vocalist (RATT-Round & Round), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1959-09-14 Mary Crosby, actress (Kristin-Dallas, Ice Pirates), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1959-11-17 William R Moses, actor (Cole-Falcon Crest), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1959-12-21 Florence Griffith Joyner, runner (Olympic-3 gold-1988), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1959-12-28 Phil Abrams, American actor, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1959-12-31 Val Kilmer, actor (Top Secret, Top Gun, Willow), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1960-01-26 Jeanette Bolden, 4x100m runner (Olympic gold 1984), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1960-02-08 Linda Fratianne, figure skater (Olympic silver 1980), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1960-02-14 Meg Tilly, Canadian–American actress (Big Chill, Impulse), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1960-02-15 Jeanne Goldsmith, WPVA volleyballer (National-5th-1987), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1960-03-18 Patricia Farinelli, playmate (December, 1981), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1960-03-30 Bill Johnson, alpine skier (first American to win alpine Olympic gold - 1984), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2016)

Person of interestBrad Garrett

1960-04-14 Brad Garrett [Brad H. Gerstenfeld], American actor and comedian (Everybody Loves Raymond), born in Los Angeles, California

  • 1960-05-13 Shannon Vessup-Millen, WPVA volleyballer (National-9th-1991), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1960-05-20 Tony Goldwyn, actor (Ghost, Kuffs, Traces of Red), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1960-06-14 Tonie Campbell, 100m hurdler (Olympic bronze 1988), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1960-06-19 Johnny Lee Gray, Jr, American 800m runner (Olympic 7th 1996), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1960-07-16 Terry Pendleton, infielder (Florida Marlins), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1960-07-18 Anne-Marie Johnson, actress (In the Heat of the Night), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1961-02-11 Becky LeBeau, vocalist (Mischief), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1961-03-04 David "Tinker" Juarez, American BMX and cross-country mountain bike racer, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1961-03-20 John Clark Gable, actor (Bad Jim), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1961-03-31 Ron Brown, 4x100m runner (Olympic gold 1984), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1961-04-22 Byron Allen, comedian (Real People, Byron Allen Show), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1961-06-03 Peter Glen Vidmar, gymnast (Olympic-2 gold/silver-1984), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1961-06-26 Terri Nunn, American singer (Berlin-Take My Breath Away), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1961-07-02 James McNichol, actor (Fitzpatricks, California Fever), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1961-07-25 Katherine Kelly Lang, actress (Brooke-Bold & Beautiful), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1961-08-22 Debbi Peterson, rock drummer (Bangles-Eternal Flame), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1961-09-11 Elizabeth Daily, American actress and singer (Buttercup-The Powerpuff Girls), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1961-09-25 Heather Locklear, actress (T J Hooker, Dynasty), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1961-10-09 Jean Sagal, actress (Kate-Double Trouble, Grease 2), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1961-10-09 Liz Sagal, actress (Allison-Double Trouble, Grease 2), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1961-11-10 Ramona Pagel, shot putter, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1961-12-09 Joe Lando, actor (Byron Sully-Dr Quinn), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1962-01-04 Patrick Cassidy, American actor and composer (Fever Pitch, Off the Wall), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1962-02-05 Jennifer Jason Leigh [Morrow], American actress (Single White Female, Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1962-03-01 Mark Gardner, pitcher (SF Giants), born in Los Angeles, California

Person of interestDarryl Strawberry

1962-03-12 Darryl Strawberry, American MLB right fielder (8-time All Star), born in Los Angeles, California

Baseball Player Darryl Strawberry
Baseball Player
Darryl Strawberry
  • 1962-04-12 Art Alexakis, American musician (Everclear), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1962-04-16 David Pate, tennis star, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1962-05-29 Eric Davis, outfielder (Cincinnati Reds), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1962-06-21 Marc Copage, actor (Corey Baker-Julia), born in Los Angeles, California

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