Californian History (Part 18)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1701 - 1,800 of 2,239

  • 1969-05-03 Karen Kraft, American rower (Olympic silver 1996), born in San Mateo,California
  • 1969-05-03 Daryl F. Mallett, American writer and editor, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1969-05-05 Bryan Ivie, volleyball middle blocker (Olympic bronze 1992, 96), born in Torrance, California
  • 1969-05-09 Carla Overbeck, soccer defender (Olympics 1996), born in Pasadena, California
  • 1969-05-12 Kim Fields Freeman, actress (Tootie-Facts of Life), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1969-05-13 Buckethead [Brian Carroll], American underground guitarist, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1969-05-16 Steven Earl Lewis, 4X100/400m runner (Olympic gold 1988), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1969-05-25 Matt Borlenghi, actor (Brian Bodine-All My Children), born in Los Angeles, California

Person of interestIce Cube

1969-06-15 Ice Cube [O'Shea Jackson], American rapper and actor (Boyz in the Hood, Anaconda), born in Los Angeles, California

Rapper Ice Cube
Rapper
Ice Cube
  • 1969-06-24 Melissa Gurney, California, tennis player (Virginia Slims of SD, 1986)

Person of interestJenni Rivera

1969-07-02 Jenni Rivera, Mexican-American singer-songwriter (Jenni, 2008), born in Long Beach, California

Singer Jenni Rivera
Singer
Jenni Rivera
  • 1969-07-05 Joshua Crayton, Redondo Beach California, kayak (alt-Olympics 1996)
  • 1969-07-13 Kim Braatz, female outfielder (Colo Silver Bullets), born in Santa Ana, California
  • 1969-07-26 Greg Colbrunn, infielder (Florida Marlins), born in Fontana, California
  • 1969-07-28 Wendi Simmons, American heptathlete, born in Santa Rosa, California
  • 1969-07-28 Alexis Arquette, American transgender performer (Last Exit to Brooklyn), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2016)
  • 1969-08-09 Divine Brown [Estelle Marie Thompson], American prostitute (Hugh Grant), born in Oakland, California
  • 1969-08-12 Nate Gwynne, Davis California, kayak (alt-Olympics 1996)
  • 1969-08-16 Carl Henkel, beach volleyballer (Olympics 1996), born in Torrance, California
  • 1969-08-25 Elly Hakami, tennis star, born in San Francisco, California
  • 1969-08-28 Jack Black, American actor (High Fidelity, Kung Fu Panda), comedian and singer (Tenacious D), born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1969-09-05 Dweezil Zappa, rock guitarist/son of Frank/VJ (MTV), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1969-09-07 Rudy Galindo, 1996 US Mens' Champion, born in San Jose, California
  • 1969-09-23 Jeff Cirillo, infielder (Milwaukee Brewers), born in Pasadena, California
  • 1969-09-24 Megan Ward, actress (Kimberly Sayers-Dark Skies), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1969-09-29 Erika Eleniak, playmate (Jul, 1989)/actress (Baywatch), born in Glendale, California
  • 1969-10-02 Matthew Walbeck, catcher (Minnesota Twins), born in Sacramento, California

Person of interestGwen Stefani

1969-10-03 Gwen Stefani, American singer-songwriter (No Doubt), born in Fullerton, California

Singer Gwen Stefani
Singer
Gwen Stefani
  • 1969-10-13 Cady McClain, actress (Dixie Martin-All My Children), born in Burbank, California
  • 1969-10-16 Wendy Wilson, American rock vocalist (Wilson Phillips-Hold On), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1969-10-21 John McMullen, Canadian Tour golfer (1992 NCAA-15th), born in Santa Rosa, California
  • 1969-10-23 Brooke Theiss, California, actress (Wendy-Just the 10 of Us, Good & Evil)
  • 1969-10-28 Denny Fercho, Ventura California, team handball circle (Olympics 1996)
  • 1969-11-02 Reginald Arvizu, American bassist (KoЯn), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1969-11-28 Robb Nen, San Pedro, California, American MLB pitcher (Florida Marlins)
  • 1969-11-30 Carrie Jean Yazel, Huntington Beach California, playmate (May, 1991)
  • 1969-12-17 Marc Davis, Oceanside California, 3K steeplechase runner (Goodwill-gold-94)
  • 1969-12-27 Chris Humbert, Modesto California, water polo 2m offense (Olympics 1996)
  • 1970-01-02 Royce Clayton, infielder (SF Giants, St Louis Cardinals), born in Burbank, California
  • 1970-01-06 Daniel Naulty, pitcher (Minnesota Twins), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1970-01-12 Jenny Griffith, WPVA volleyballer (National-13th-1995), born in Burbank, California
  • 1970-01-13 Keith Coogan, Palm Springs, California, American actor (Jeffrey-Waltons, Gun Shy)
  • 1970-01-15 Dan Landry, volleyball opposite hitter (Olympics 1996), born in San Diego, California
  • 1970-01-15 Michele Granger, Anaheim California, softball pitcher (Olympic gold 1996)
  • 1970-01-18 DJ Quik [David Marvin Blake], American rapper [Quik Is the Name], born in Compton, California
  • 1970-02-04 Alisa Marie Kimble, Miss USA-California (1997)
  • 1970-02-10 Bobby Jones, American pitcher (NY Mets), born in Fresno, California
  • 1970-02-14 Elaine Youngs, Orange California, volleyball outside hitter (Olympics 1996)
  • 1970-02-23 Niecy Nash [Carol Denise Ensley], American actress and comedian, born in Compton, California
  • 1970-02-26 Ben Maruquin, Ventura California, field hockey sweeper (Olympics 1996)
  • 1970-02-26 Katie O'Neill, actress (Together We Stand), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1970-03-13 Tim Story, American film director and producer (The Story Company), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1970-03-13 Michael Arrington, American founder of blog TechCrunch, born in Orange, California
  • 1970-03-20 Kristin Klein, volleyball outside hitter (Olympics 1996), born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1970-03-26 Evan Richards, actor (Frankie-Mama Malone), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1970-03-27 Elizabeth Mitchell, American actress (Lost), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1970-04-03 Keith Franklin, American football linebacker (Amsterdam Admirals), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1970-04-04 Mix Master Mike [Michael Schwartz], American turntablist, born in San Francisco, California
  • 1970-04-09 Neal Caloia, American marksman (Olympics 1996), born in Torrance, California
  • 1970-04-09 Mike Barz [Michael Barszcz], American meteorologist and TV anchor (WFOX-TV, WJAX-TV), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1970-04-16 Fran Robinson, California, actress (Lauren-Charlie & Company)
  • 1970-04-20 Shemar Moore, actor (Malcolm-Young & Restless), born in Oakland, California
  • 1970-04-29 J R Phillips, infielder (Philadelphia Phillies), born in West Covina, California
  • 1970-05-07 Mark Smith, outfielder (Baltimore Orioles), born in Pasadena, California
  • 1970-05-14 Natasha Ryan, actress (Amy-Ladies' Man), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1970-05-20 Missy Cress, female catcher (Colo Silver Bullets), born in Burbank, California
  • 1970-05-21 Scott "Munnster" Munn, Larkspur California, rower (Olympics 1996)
  • 1970-05-25 Joey Eischen, pitcher (LA Dodgers), born in West Covina, California
  • 1970-05-28 David Roberts, Alameda California, US hockey forward (Olympics 1994)
  • 1970-06-10 Laurel Korholz, La Jolla California, rower (Olympic 4th 1996)
  • 1970-06-15 Janie Eickhoff Quigley, American cyclist, born in Long Beach, California

Person of interestPhil Mickelson

1970-06-16 Phil Mickelson, American golfer (5-time PGA Tour major winner, 3 x Masters), born in San Diego, California

  • 1970-06-26 Paul Thomas Anderson, American filmmaker (Boogie Nights, Magnolia), born in Studio City, California
  • 1970-06-28 Mike White, American filmmaker and actor, born in Pasadena, California
  • 1970-07-14 Thomas Lauderdale, musician (Pink Martini), born in Oakland, California
  • 1970-08-02 Wesley "wes" Bender, American WLAF/NFL running back (Frankfurt Galaxy, New Orleans Saints), born in Van Nuys, California
  • 1970-08-08 Catriona Fallon, Burlingame California, rower (Olympic 4th 1992, 96)
  • 1970-08-24 Dan Henderson, American Mixed martial artist, born in Downey, California
  • 1970-08-25 Debbie Graham, tennis star (1993 Taranto doubles), born in Walnut Creek, California
  • 1970-09-04 Janae Lautenschlager, Canoga Park California, diver (Olympics 1996)
  • 1970-09-05 Lori Harrigan, American softball pitcher (Olympic gold 1996), born in Anaheim, California
  • 1970-09-23 Brian Wells, Americanpairs skater (& Lyons-1995 Midwest champ), born in Carmel, California
  • 1970-09-25 Kerri Kendall, playmate (Sep, 1990), born in San Diego, California
  • 1970-10-02 Eddie Guardado, pitcher (Minnesota Twins), born in Stockton, California
  • 1970-10-09 Savannah [Shannon Michelle Wilsey], American pornographic film actress, born in Laguna Beach, California (d. 1993)
  • 1970-10-12 Kirk Cameron, Panorama City California, actor (Mike-Growing Pains)
  • 1970-10-31 Steve Trachsel, American baseball pitcher (Chicago Cubs), born in Oxnard, California
  • 1970-11-07 Kris[ten] Fillat, field hockey forward (Olympics 1996), born in San Diego, California
  • 1970-11-27 Chris Underwood, volleyball opposite hitter (Olympics 1996), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1970-11-30 Natalie Williams, volleyball outside hitter (Olympics 1996), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1970-12-11 Victoria Fuller, playmate (Jan, 1996), born in Santa Barbara, California
  • 1970-12-15 Damon Thomas, American NFL wide receiver (Buffalo Bills), born in Clovis, California
  • 1970-12-19 Jon Cleveland, Canadian 100m/200m swimmer (Olympic bronze 1992, 96), born in Fresno, California
  • 1971-01-04 Jeremy Licht, actor (Mark-Valerie/Hogan Family), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1971-01-08 Jason Giambi, infielder (Oakland A's), born in West Covina, California
  • 1971-01-12 Andy Fox, infielder (NY Yankees), born in Sacramento, California
  • 1971-01-15 Regina King, actress (Brenda Jenkins-227), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1971-01-16 Scott Williams, Orange California, field hockey defender (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-01-23 Julie Foudy, soccer midfielder (Olympics 1996), born in San Diego, California
  • 1971-01-24 Tonya Crowe, American actress (Olivia-Knots Landing), born in Long Beach, California

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