Californian History (Part 21)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 2001 - 2,100 of 3,114

  • 1966-12-07 C. Thomas Howell, American actor (Red Dawn, Tank, Soul Man), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1966-12-08 Matthew Laborteaux, American actor (Albert-Little House on Prairie), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1967-01-04 Rick Cunningham, NFL tackle (Minnesota Vikings, Oakland Raiders), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1967-01-05 J. H. Wyman, American film producer & director (Almost Human), born in Oakland, California
  • 1967-01-05 Ricky Paull Goldin, American actor (Doug-Hail to the Chief, Another World), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1967-01-05 Joe Flanigan, American actor, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1967-01-07 Scott Galbraith, American NFL tight end (Washington Redskins, Dallas Cowboys), born in Sacramento, California
  • 1967-01-08 Willie Anderson, American NBA guard (NY Knicks, Olympic bronze 1988), born in Greenville, California
  • 1967-01-09 Steven Harwell, American singer & musician (Smash Mouth), born in Santa Clara, California
  • 1967-01-24 Shannon Butler, American 10k runner, born in South Lake Tahoe, California
  • 1967-01-27 Carrington Garland, actress (Kelly Capwell-Santa Barbara), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1967-01-30 Jay Gordon, American rock vocalist, born in San Francisco, California

Person of interestLaura Dern

1967-02-10 Laura Dern, American actress (Jurassic Park, Mask, Smooth Talk), born in Los Angeles, California

Actress Laura Dern
Actress
Laura Dern
  • 1967-02-14 Laura Martin, American WPVA volleyballer (Nationals-13th-1994), born in La Jolla, California
  • 1967-02-15 Michael Easton, American actor (General Hospital, Ally McBeal), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1967-02-17 Chanté Moore, American R&B singer, actress and author (Precious), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1967-02-22 Steve Broussard, American NFL running back (Seattle Seahawks), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1967-03-03 Elizabeth Cheshire, actress (Jill-Sunshine), born in Burbank, California
  • 1967-03-28 David Lang, American NFL running back (Dallas Cowboys), born in Loma Linda, California
  • 1967-04-02 Greg Camp, American rock songwriter, guitarist, and singer (Smash Mouth - "All Star"), born in West Covina, California
  • 1967-04-11 Mark Seay, American football wide receiver (San Diego Chargers, Philadelphia Eagles), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1967-04-15 Dara Torres, American swimmer, winner of 12 Olympic medals (1984, 1988, 1992, 2000 and 2008), born in Beverly Hills, California
  • 1967-04-15 Lance Zeno, American NFL/WLAF football cornerback (Rams, Scottish Claymores), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1967-04-17 Leslie Bega, American actress (Maria Tomlinson-Head of the Class), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1967-04-17 Timothy Gibbs, American actor (Father Murphy, Santa Barbara), born in Burbank, California
  • 1967-04-17 Matt Chamberlain, American session drummer (Tori Amos; Edie Brickell; The Slow Music Project; William Shatner; Wallflowers), born in San Pedro, California
  • 1967-04-20 J. D. Roth, American TV host (Fun House), born in Cherry Hill, New Jersey
  • 1967-04-23 Brent Muscat, American hard rock musician (Faster Pussycat- Wake Me When It's Over), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1967-04-30 John Robert "J. R." Richards, American singer-songwriter, record producer, and TV and film composer. (Dishwalla), born in Santa Barbara, California
  • 1967-05-24 Steve McDonald, American rocker (Redd Kross), born in Hawthorne, California
  • 1967-06-05 Ray Lankford, Modesto California, outfielder (St Louis Cardinals)
  • 1967-06-17 Eric Stefani, American musician (No Doubt), born in Fullerton, California
  • 1967-07-05 Tim Worrell, American baseball pitcher (San Diego Padres), born in Pasadena, California
  • 1967-07-14 Robin Ventura, infielder (Chicago White Sox), born in Santa Maria, California
  • 1967-07-16 Will Ferrell, American comedian (Step Brothers), born in Irvine, California

Person of interestVin Diesel

1967-07-18 Vin Diesel [Mark Sinclair], American actor (The Fast and the Furious), born in Alameda County, California

Actor, Producer and Screenwriter Vin Diesel
Actor, Producer and Screenwriter
Vin Diesel
  • 1967-07-25 Ed Sprague Jr., American baseball infielder (Toronto Blue Jays), born in Castro Valley, California
  • 1967-07-25 Wendy Raquel Robinson, American actress (The Steve Harvey Show), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1967-07-26 Tim Schafer, American computer game designer, born in Sonoma, California
  • 1967-07-27 Sasha Mitchell, American actor (Spike of Bensonhurst), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1967-08-01 Gregg Jefferies, American infielder (NY Mets, Royals, Phillies), born in Burlingame, California
  • 1967-08-02 Derek Wells, American actor (Fitzpatricks), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1967-08-04 Michael Lawrence Marsh, American sprinter (Olympic 200m gold 1992, silver 1996), born in Los Angeles, California

Person of interestReid Hoffman

1967-08-05 Reid Hoffman, American entrepreneur (co-founder of LinkedIn), born in Stanford, California

Co-founder of LinkedIn Reid Hoffman
Co-founder of LinkedIn
Reid Hoffman
  • 1967-08-09 Debbie Spence, tennis star, born in San Jose, California
  • 1967-08-13 Quinn Cummings, American actress (Annie-Family, Goodbye Girl), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1967-08-13 Tracy Rogers, American NFL linebacker (KC Chiefs), born in Taft, California
  • 1967-08-16 Bret Barberie, infielder (Chicago Cubs), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1967-08-21 Michael Bendetti, American actor (Officer Tony McCann-21 Jump Street), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1967-08-29 Anton Newcombe, American musician (The Brian Jonestown Massacre), born in Newport Beach, California
  • 1967-09-08 Brett Winslow, volleyball middle blocker (Olympics 1996), born in Santa Barbara, California
  • 1967-09-20 Gunnar Nelson, American rock vocalist and guitarist (Nelson - "(Can't Live Without Your) Love and Affection"), born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1967-09-20 Martin Harrison, American NFL defensive end (Minnesota Vikings), born in Livermore, California
  • 1967-09-20 Matthew Nelson, American rock vocalist, bass and guitar player (Nelson - "(Can't Live Without Your) Love and Affection"), born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1967-09-26 Martha Nix, American actress (Serena in The Waltons), born in Orange County, California
  • 1967-10-01 Mike Pringle, American Canadian Football Hall of Fame running back (CFL MOP 1995, 98; Montreal Alouettes), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1967-10-04 Liev Schreiber, American actor (Spotlight), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1967-10-10 Gavin Newsom, American politician (Governor of California 2019-), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1967-10-13 Trevor Hoffman, American Baseball Hall of Fame closer (first pitcher to 500 & 600 saves milestone), born in Bellflower, California
  • 1967-10-13 Kate Walsh, American actress (Grey's Anatomy), born in San Jose, California
  • 1967-10-14 Dave Hajek, infielder (Houston Astros), born in Roseville, California
  • 1967-10-17 Marianne Werdel-Witmeyer, American professional tennis player, 1986-97 (ranked 21st in 1995), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1967-10-20 Harvey Pulliam, outfielder (Colorado Rockies), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1967-10-26 Shelly Stokes, American softball catcher (Olympic gold 1996), born in Sacramento, California
  • 1967-10-27 Scott Weiland, American rock singer-songwrite (Stone Temple Pilots; Velvet Revolver), born in San Jose, California (d. 2015)
  • 1967-10-29 Greg Gohr, pitcher (Detroit Tigers), born in Santa Clara, California
  • 1967-10-29 Joely Fisher, actress (Paige-Ellen), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1967-11-06 Dennis Brown, NFL defensive end (SF 49ers), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1967-11-08 Courtney Thorne-Smith, American actress (Day by Day, Lucas, Summer School), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1967-11-08 Jay Taylor, American NFL cornerback (KC Chiefs), born in San Diego, California
  • 1967-11-15 E-40 [Earl Stevens], American rapper, born in Vallejo, California
  • 1967-11-16 Lisa Bonet, actress (Cosby Show, Different World, Angel Heart), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1967-11-17 Sheila Lussier, actress (Reform School, My Chauffeur), born in La Mesa, California
  • 1967-11-20 Jeff Cotler, American actor (Brian-Struck by Lightning), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1967-11-25 Curtis Baldwin, actor (Calvin-227), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1967-12-05 Ann Schirman, WPVA volleyballer (National-17th-1994), born in San Diego, California
  • 1967-12-05 Gary Allan, American country musician (Used Heart For Sale), born in La Mirada, California
  • 1967-12-06 Kevin Appier, American MLB baseball pitcher, 1989-94 (Kansas City Royals, and three others), born in Lancaster, California
  • 1967-12-06 Spanky Marcus [Marcus Issoglio], American actor (Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman - "Jimmy Joe"), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1967-12-11 DJ Yella, American DJ and music producer (N.W.A), born in Compton, California
  • 1967-12-13 Chris O'Loughlin, American fencer (Olympics 1996), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1967-12-14 Ali Wood, WPVA volleyballer (US Open-13th-1995), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1967-12-20 Duncan Kennedy, American luger (Olympics 1994), born in Burlington, California
  • 1967-12-31 Brad Daluiso, American NFL placekicker (NY Giants), born in San Diego, California
  • 1968-01-06 John Singleton, American director and screenwriter (Boyz in the Hood), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2019)
  • 1968-01-08 Ami Dolenz, American actress (General Hospital, Can't Buy Me Love), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1968-01-08 Brian Johnson, American catcher (San Diego Padres), born in Oakland, California
  • 1968-01-14 Fred Honebein, American rower (Olympic 5th 1996), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1968-01-19 Whitfield Crane [William Whitfield Crane IV], American rock musician (Ugly Kid Joe-Mad Man, Too Bad), born in Palo Alto, California
  • 1968-01-21 Tom Urbani, pitcher (St Louis Cards, Detroit Tigers), born in Santa Cruz, California
  • 1968-01-24 Scott Mercier, American cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Harbor City, California
  • 1968-01-25 Heinrich "Haini" Wolfgramm, Polynesian-American actor & musician (The Jets), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1968-01-30 Trevor Dunn, American musician (Mr. Bungle, Fantômas, Secret Chiefs 3), born in Eureka, California
  • 1968-02-01 Pauly Shore, American comedian (Totally Pauly, Encino Man), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1968-02-02 Scott Erickson, pitcher (Minnesota Twins, Baltimore Orioles), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1968-02-08 Joy Fawcett, soccer defender (Olympics 1996), born in Inglewood, California
  • 1968-02-12 Chynna Phillips, American pop vocalist (Wilson Philips - "Hold On"), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1968-02-12 Christopher McCandless, American nomad, subject of biography Into the Wild, born in El Segundo, California (d. 1992)
  • 1968-02-18 Molly Ringwald, American actress (16 Candles, Pretty in Pink), born in Roseville California
  • 1968-02-21 Pellom McDaniels, American professor & NFL defensive lineman (KC Chiefs), born in San Jose, California

Famous Weddings


Famous Deaths