Californian History (Part 12)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1101 - 1,200 of 1,928

  • 1960-07-21 Lance Guest, Saratoga California, actor (Lance-Lou Grant)
  • 1960-07-26 Mitch Kahn, San Clemente California, kayak (alt-Olympics-96)
  • 1960-08-02 Apollonia, [Patricia Kotero], actress (Purple Rain), born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1960-08-04 Robbin Crosby, American heavy metal rock guitarist/vocals (Ratt-Round & Round), born in La Jolla, California (d. 2002)
  • 1960-08-16 Timothy Hutton, Malibu California, actor (Turk 182, Ordinary People)

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1960-08-17 Sean Penn, actor (Fast Times at Ridgemont High), born in Santa Monica, California

Actor and Political Activist Sean Penn
Actor and Political Activist
Sean Penn
  • 1960-08-24 Steven W Lindsey, Arcadia California, Major USAF/astronaut (STS 87, sk:95)
  • 1960-08-27 Damon Keeve, heavyweight (209+ lbs) judoka (Olympics-92, 96), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1960-09-17 Hank Baran, Canadian Tour golfer (1988 Won Mexican), born in San Diego, California
  • 1960-10-18 Erin Moran, American actress (Happy Days, Joanie Loves Chachi), born in Burbank, California (d. 2017)
  • 1960-10-24 B.D. Wong, American actor (M. Butterfly), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1960-10-25 Tom Eplin, Hayward California, actor (Jake McKinnon-Another World)
  • 1960-10-31 Janice Harrer, American WPVA volleyballer (US Open-1989, Oly-96), born in Torrance, California
  • 1960-11-02 Mardi Jacquet, playmate (October, 1980), born in Chateauroux, California
  • 1960-11-06 Lance Kerwin, American actor (Salem's Lot, Enemy Mine, Outbreak), born in Newport Beach, California

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1960-11-17 RuPaul Andre Charles, American drag queen, actor and singer (RuPaul's Drag Race), born in San Diego, California

Actor, Singer and Drag Queen RuPaul
Actor, Singer and Drag Queen
RuPaul
  • 1961-01-22 Daniel Johnston, American musician and artist ("Hi, How Are You"), born in Sacramento, California
  • 1961-01-28 Luann L Lee, playmate (Jan, 1987), born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1961-02-11 Becky LeBeau, vocalist (Mischief), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1961-02-18 Alycia Moulton, tennis star, born in Sacramento, California
  • 1961-03-03 Mary Page Keller, actress (Ryan's Hope, Duet), born in Monterey Park, California
  • 1961-03-04 David "Tinker" Juarez, cyclist (Olympics-19th-96), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1961-03-07 Mary Beth Evans, actress (Katherine-General Hospital), born in Pasadena, California
  • 1961-03-20 John Clark Gable, actor (Bad Jim), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1961-03-26 Billy Warlock, actor (Baywatch), born in Hawthorne, California
  • 1961-03-31 Ron Brown, 4x100m runner (Olympic gold 1984), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1961-04-10 Jeb Adams, actor (Lt Jeb Pruitt-Baa Baa Black Sheep), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1961-04-22 Byron Allen, comedian (Real People, Byron Allen Show), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1961-05-04 Mary Elizabeth McDonough, actress (Erin in The Waltons), born in Van Nuys, California
  • 1961-05-10 Teri Copley, Arcadia California, actress (Mickey-We've Got it Made)
  • 1961-06-03 Peter Glen Vidmar, gymnist (Olympic-2 gold/silver-1984), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1961-06-26 Greg LeMond, US professional road cyclist (Tour de France winner-1986, 1989, 1990), born in Lakewood, 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
  • 1961-07-03 Liz Stewart, playmate (July, 1984), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1961-07-14 Jackie Earle Haley, Northridge California, actor (Breaking Away)
  • 1961-07-21 Jim Martin, rock guitarist (Faith No More-Real Thing), born in Oakland, California
  • 1961-07-25 Katherine Kelly Lang, actress (Brooke-Bold & Beautiful), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1961-08-05 Tawny Kitaen, SD California, actress (Bachelor Party, Witchboard)
  • 1961-08-09 Brad Gilbert, tennis star, born in Oakland, California
  • 1961-08-11 Frederick W Sturckow, USMC capt/astronaut (sk: STS 88), born in La Mesa, California
  • 1961-08-14 Susan Olson, American actress (Cindy-Brady Bunch), born in Santa Monica, 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
  • 1961-09-17 Pamela Ann Melroy, Major USAF/astronaut (sk:STS 92), born in Palo Alto, California
  • 1961-09-18 Sharon Barrett, LPGA golfer (1993 Nabisco Dinah Shore-22nd), born in San Diego, California
  • 1961-09-23 William C McCool, Lt Cmdr USN/astronaut, born in San Diego, California
  • 1961-09-25 Heather Locklear, actress (T J Hooker, Dynasty), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1961-09-28 Michael-James Wixted, actor (Smith Family), born in Santa Monica, 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
  • 1961-11-01 Kim Krizan, California, writer/actress (Slacker, Dazed & Confused)
  • 1961-11-08 Leif Garrett, singer/actor (Devil x 5, 3 for the Road), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1961-11-10 Ramona Pagel, shot putter, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1961-12-07 Mary Beth Evans, actress (Katherine Ashton-Gen Hospital), born in Pasadena, California
  • 1961-12-09 Joe Lando, actor (Byron Sully-Dr Quinn), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1961-12-10 Nia Peeples, [Vernia], dancer/host (Fame, Party Machine), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1961-12-14 Jeff Robinson, American baseball player (Det, Balt), born in Ventura, California, (d. 2014)
  • 1961-12-26 Tahnee Welch, [La Tahn Renee Welch], actress (Cocoon), born in San Diego, California
  • 1961-12-28 Heather Hafner, WPVA volleyballer (National-7th-90), born in Santa Barbara, California
  • 1961-12-31 Rick Aguilera, pitcher (Minnesota Twins), born in San Gabriel, California
  • 1962-01-04 Patrick Cassidy, American actor and composer (Fever Pitch, Off the Wall), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1962-01-27 James F Doehring, shot putter (Olympics-silver-1992), born in Santa Barbara, California
  • 1962-02-05 Jennifer Jason Leigh [Morrow], American actress (Single White Female, Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1962-02-10 Cliff Burton, bass guitarist (Metallica), born in Castro Valley, California (d. 1986)
  • 1962-02-11 Scott Kolden, Torrance California, actor (Scott-Me & the Champ)
  • 1962-02-18 Julie Strain, actress (Witchcraft IV), born in Concord, California
  • 1962-02-23 Michael Wilton, American rock guitarist (Queensr├┐che), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1962-03-01 Mark Gardner, pitcher (SF Giants), born in Los Angeles, California

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1962-03-12 Darryl Strawberry, baseball right fielder (Mets, Dodgers, Yankees), born in Los Angeles, California

Baseball Player Darryl Strawberry
Baseball Player
Darryl Strawberry
  • 1962-03-30 M C Hammer, [Stanley Kirk Burrell], rapper (Hammer Time), born in Oakland, California
  • 1962-04-07 Bonny Warner, Mount Baldy California, lugist
  • 1962-04-16 David Pate, tennis star, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1962-04-26 Michael Damian, American actor (Young & Restless) and singer (Rock on), born in San Diego, California
  • 1962-04-27 PattiSue Plumer, Covina, California, American 3k runner (Gold-Seattle '90)
  • 1962-05-01 Paula Weishoff, volleyballer (Oly-Sil-84, br-92, 96), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1962-05-04 Tracy Vaccaro, playmate (October, 1983), born in Glendale, California
  • 1962-05-12 Mark Bradshaw, Happy Camp California, diver (Olympics-96)
  • 1962-05-18 Mike Whitmarsh, beach volleyballer (Olympics-silver-96), born in San Diego, California
  • 1962-05-29 Eric Davis, outfielder (Cincinnati Reds), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1962-06-19 Ken Tohill, American jockey, born in Pleasanton, California

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1962-06-19 Paula Abdul, American singer-songwriter, choreographer (Straight Up) and TV personality (American Idol), born in San Fernando, California

Singer & Judge of American Idol Paula Abdul
Singer & Judge of American Idol
Paula Abdul
  • 1962-06-21 Marc Copage, actor (Corey Baker-Julia), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1962-07-12 Stein Jorgesen, sprint kayaker (Olympics-96), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1962-07-19 Anthony Edwards, actor (It Takes Two, Dr Greene-ER), born in Santa Barbara, California
  • 1962-07-19 Brad Wilson, Pomona California, Canadian Tour golfer (1993 9 Pro-Am)
  • 1962-08-02 Cynthia Stevenson, American actress (Bob, Hope & Gloria), born in Oakland, California
  • 1962-08-12 Miss Cleo [Youree Dell Harris], American psychic (Psychic Readers Network), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2016)
  • 1962-08-20 Duffy James Joseph Waldorf Jr, PGA golfer (1995 LaCantera Tx), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1962-08-20 Loretta Alderete, LPGA golfer (1992 Oldsmobile-14th), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1962-08-20 Robert Meyer, Canadian Tour golfer (1994 Morningstar), born in Sacramento, California
  • 1962-08-27 Scott Davis, tennis star, born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1962-09-11 Kristy McNichol, actress (Buddy-Family, Barbara-Empty Nest), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1962-09-27 Dennis Paulson, PGA golfer (1994 Freeport-McMoRan-4th), born in San Gabriel, California
  • 1962-09-28 Anne-Marie Fox, playmate (Feb, 1982), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1962-10-10 Rex J Walheim, Redwood City California, Capt USAF/astronaut
  • 1962-10-11 Leslie Landon, actress (Etta Plum-Little House on Prairie), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1962-10-15 Susan DeMattei, cyclist (Olympics-bronze-96), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1962-10-22 Gayle Stammer, Livermore California, beach volleyballer (Olympics-96)
  • 1962-10-25 Darlene Vogel, American actress ( Pacific Blue), born in Modesto, California

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