Californian History (Part 19)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1801 - 1,900 of 2,445

  • 1968-07-31 David Bradley Stockton Jr, American PGA golfer (1994 Canon-3rd), born in Redlands, California
  • 1968-08-01 Stacey Augmon, American NBA guard (Portland Trailblazers, Hawks), born in Pasadena, California
  • 1968-08-03 Rod Beck [Rodney Roy], American MLB relief pitcher (SF Giants-1994 NL Rolaids Relief Man of the Year), born in Burbank, California
  • 1968-08-04 Darcy Arreola, 1.5k runner, born in La Mesa, California
  • 1968-08-31 Jolene Watanabe, tennis star (1994 Futures-Evansville), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1968-09-01 Michelle Buckingham, Canadian 61 kg judoka (Olymp-20-92, 96), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1968-09-03 Matt Hamon, cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1968-09-04 Rick McNair, water polo 2m defender (Olympics 1996), born in Berkeley, California
  • 1968-09-12 [Reid Laurence] Larry LaLonde, American guitarist (Primus-Frizzle Fry), born in Richmond, California
  • 1968-09-17 Suzy Cote, actress (Samantha in Guiding Light), born in Santa Barbara, California
  • 1968-10-02 Mark James Crear, 110m hurdler (Olympic silver 1996), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1968-10-12 Bill Auberlen, American race car driver, born in Redondo Beach, California
  • 1968-10-31 Antonio Davis, American NBA forward-center (Indiana Pacers), born in Oakland, California
  • 1968-11-02 Brandi Brandt, playmate (October, 1987), born in Santa Clara, California
  • 1968-11-05 Sam Rockwell, American actor (Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri), born in Daly, California
  • 1968-11-12 Randy Knorr, catcher (Houston Astros), born in San Gabriel, California
  • 1968-11-12 Nick D'Virgilio, American drummer (Spock's Beard), born in Whittier, California
  • 1968-11-20 Jeff Tarango, California, tennis star (defaulted 1995 Wimbledon)
  • 1968-11-24 Dave Hansen, infielder (LA Dodgers), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1968-12-04 Mike Barrowman, kayak/200m breast stroke (Olympic gold 1992, 96), born in Costa Mesa, California
  • 1968-12-21 Khrystyne Haje, actress (Simone-Head of the Class), born in Santa Ana, California

Person of interestChristy Turlington

1969-01-02 Christy Turlington, American model (Calvin Klein Eternity), born in San Francisco, California

Supermodel Christy Turlington
Supermodel
Christy Turlington
  • 1969-02-01 Brian Krause, American actor (Charmed), born in El Toro, California
  • 1969-02-01 Andrew Breitbart, conservative blogger and publisher, born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2012)
  • 1969-02-06 David Hayter, Canadian-American Voice actor and screenwriter (Solid Snake), born in Santa Monica, California

Person of interestJennifer Aniston

1969-02-11 Jennifer Aniston, American actress (Rachel-Friends), born in Los Angeles, California

  • 1969-02-20 Tommy Vardell, El Cajon, California, American NFL fullback (Cleveland Browns, Detroit Lions)
  • 1969-02-20 Vaginal Davis, American drag queen, author and performance artist, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1969-02-20 Jason Blum, American producer, founder and CEO of Blumhouse Productions (Whiplash, The Reader, Split), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1969-03-04 Chaz Bono [Chastity Sun Bono], American actress (Sonny & Cher Show), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1969-03-24 Yoko Zetterlund, volleyball setter (Olympic bronze 1992, 96), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1969-03-28 Craig Paquette, infielder (KC Royals), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1969-04-15 Jeromy Burnitz, outfielder (Cleveland Indians), born in Westminster, California
  • 1969-04-16 Fernando Vina, infielder (Milwaukee Brewers), born in Sacramento, California
  • 1969-04-24 Melinda Clarke, American actress (Days of Our Lives), born in Dana Point, California
  • 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
  • 1969-05-18 Martika [Marta Marrero], Cuban-American singer (Toy Soldiers), born in Whittier, 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)
  • 1969-06-26 Troy Auzenne, American NFL tackle (Chicago Bears), born in El Monte, California

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
  • 1969-07-16 Rain Pryor, American actress (Head of the Class) and daughter of Richard Pryor, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1969-07-25 Jon Barry, American NBA guard (LA Lakers, Golden State Warriors), born in Oakland, California
  • 1969-07-26 Greg Colbrunn, American MLB 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, American 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)
  • 1969-12-19 Kristen "Kristy" Swanson, American actress (Knots Landing, Buffy the Vampire Slayer), born in Mission Viejo, California
  • 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, American actor (Jeffrey in The Waltons, Gun Shy), born in Palm Springs, California
  • 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

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