Californian History (Part 22)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 2101 - 2,200 of 3,056

  • 1968-08-31 Jolene Watanabe, American tennis player (1994 Futures-Evansville), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1968-09-04 Rick McNair, American water polo 2m defender (Olympics 1996), born in Berkeley, California
  • 1968-09-11 Paul Mayeda Berges, American film writer and director, born in Torrance, California
  • 1968-09-12 [Reid Laurence] Larry LaLonde, American guitarist (Primus - "Frizzle Fry"), born in Richmond, California
  • 1968-09-16 Walt Becker, American writer and film director (Van Wilder), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1968-09-17 Suzy Cote, American actress (Samantha in Guiding Light), born in Santa Barbara, California
  • 1968-09-20 Eric Turner, American NFL safety (Cleveland Browns), born in Ventura, California
  • 1968-10-02 Mark Crear, American athlete (Olympic 110m hurdles silver 1996, bronze 2000), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1968-10-03 Greg Foster, American basketball center and coach (NBA C'ship 2001 LA Lakers), born in Oakland, California
  • 1968-10-07 Erick Anderson, American NFL linebacker (Washington Redskins), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1968-10-12 Bill Auberlen, American race car driver, born in Redondo Beach, California
  • 1968-10-26 Chris Oldham, American NFL cornerback (Pittsburgh Steelers), born in Sacramento, California
  • 1968-10-31 Antonio Davis, American NBA forward-center (Indiana Pacers), born in Oakland, California
  • 1968-11-02 Brandi Brandt, American Playboy playmate (October, 1987). convicted of drug smuggling, born in Santa Clara, California
  • 1968-11-05 Sam Rockwell, American actor (Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri), born in Daly, California
  • 1968-11-12 Nick D'Virgilio, American drummer (Spock's Beard), born in Whittier, California
  • 1968-11-20 Jeff Tarango, American tennis player (famously defaults match 1995 Wimbledon), born in Manhattan Beach, California
  • 1968-12-02 Darryl Kile, American baseball pitcher (MLB All-Star 1993, 97, 2000; no-hitter 1993; Houston Astros), born in Garden Grove, California (d. 2002)
  • 1968-12-02 Rena Sofer, American actress (Rocky-Loving, Lois Cerullo-General Hospital), born in Arcadia, California
  • 1968-12-04 Mike Barrowman, American swimmer (Olympic gold 200m breaststroke 1992, World C'ship gold 1991), born in Costa Mesa, California
  • 1968-12-05 Margaret Cho, American actress and comedienne (Face/Off), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1968-12-05 Rhett Hall, American NFL defensive tackle (Philadelphia Eagles), born in Morgan Hill, California
  • 1968-12-12 Ray Ethridge, American football wide receiver (Baltimore Ravens), born in San Diego, California
  • 1968-12-21 Khrystyne Haje, American actress (Simone-Head of the Class), born in Santa Clara, California

Christy TurlingtonChristy Turlington (53 years old)

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

  • 1969-01-04 Corie Blount, NBA forward (LA Lakers), born in Monrovia, California
  • 1969-01-07 Todd Kinchen, American NFL wide receiver (St Louis Rams, Atlanta Falcons), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1969-01-14 Martin Bicknell, English cricket fast bowler (4 Tests, 14 wickets; 7 ODIs, 13 wickets; Surrey), born in Guildford, England
  • 1969-01-19 Junior Seau, American Pro Football Hall of Fame linebacker (12 x Pro Bowl; 6 × First-team All-Pro; NFL Defensive Player of the Year 1992; SD Chargers), born in Oceanside, California (d. 2012)
  • 1969-01-20 Patrick K. Kroupa, American hacker & activist, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1969-02-01 Andrew Breitbart, American conservative blogger & publisher, born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2012)
  • 1969-02-01 Brian Krause, American actor (Charmed), born in El Toro, California
  • 1969-02-01 Joshua Redman, American jazz saxophonist, and composer, born in Berkeley, California
  • 1969-02-06 David Hayter, Canadian-American Voice actor & screenwriter (Solid Snake), born in Santa Monica, California

Jennifer AnistonJennifer Aniston (53 years old)

1969-02-11 American actress (Rachel-Friends), 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
  • 1969-02-20 Vaginal Davis, American drag queen, author and performance artist, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1969-02-21 Eric Wilson, American bassist and songwriter (Sublime, 1988-96), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1969-02-21 J. D. Gibbs, American auto racer, team owner (Joe Gibbs Rcaing), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2019)
  • 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
  • 1969-04-06 Bret Boone, infielder (Cincinnati Reds), born in El Cajon, California
  • 1969-04-15 Jeromy Burnitz, American baseball outfielder (MLB All Star 1999; Milwaukee Brewers), born in Westminster, California
  • 1969-04-16 Fernando Viña, Cuban-American infielder (Milwaukee Brewers), born in Sacramento, California
  • 1969-04-19 Jesse James, American television personality (Jesse James Is a Dead Man), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1969-04-24 Melinda Clarke, American actress (Days of Our Lives), born in Dana Point, California
  • 1969-05-03 Daryl F. Mallett, American writer and editor, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1969-05-03 Karen Kraft, American rower (Olympic silver 1996), born in San Mateo, California
  • 1969-05-05 Bryan Ivie, American 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, American 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
  • 1969-05-23 Pat Hurst, American golfer (ANA Inspiration 1998), born in San Leandro, California
  • 1969-05-25 Matt Borlenghi, Italian-American actor (Brian Bodine-All My Children), born in Los Angeles, California

Ice CubeIce Cube (53 years old)

1969-06-15 American rapper and actor (Boyz in the Hood, Anaconda), born in Los Angeles, California

  • 1969-06-16 MC Ren [Lorenzo Jerald Patterson], American rapper, born in Compton, California
  • 1969-06-21 Donovan Osborne, Amercian pitcher (St Louis Cardinals), born in Roseville, California
  • 1969-06-26 Troy Auzenne, American NFL tackle (Chicago Bears), born in El Monte, California

Jenni RiveraJenni Rivera (1969-2012)

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

  • 1969-07-07 Cree Summer, American actress (Freddie-Different World), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 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 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
  • 1969-08-18 Isaac Austin, American basketball center (Miami Heat), born in Gridley, California
  • 1969-08-20 Duke Droese, American professional wrestler, born in Lodi, 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, American rock guitarist and son of Frank Zappa, born in Hollywood, California
  • 1969-09-07 Rudy Galindo, American figure skater, born in San Jose, California
  • 1969-09-09 Constance Marie, American actress, born in East Los Angeles, California
  • 1969-09-18 Robert Coons, American NFL tight end (Buffalo Bills), born in Brea, California
  • 1969-09-23 Jeff Cirillo, infielder (Milwaukee Brewers), born in Pasadena, California
  • 1969-09-24 Megan Ward, American actress (Kimberly Sayers-Dark Skies), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1969-09-29 Erika Eleniak, American Canadian actress (Baywatch) and Playboy playmate (July 1989), born in Glendale, California
  • 1969-10-02 Marcus Robertson, American NFL defensive back, administrator and coach (All Pro 1993, 97; Houston Oilers, Tennessee Titans), born in Pasadena, California

Gwen StefaniGwen Stefani (53 years old)

1969-10-03 American singer-songwriter (No Doubt - "Just A Girl'; "Don't Speak"), born in Fullerton, California

  • 1969-10-13 Cady McClain, American actress (Dixie Martin-All My Children), born in Burbank, California
  • 1969-10-16 Wendy Wilson, American pop vocalist (Wilson Phillips - 'Hold On"), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1969-10-23 Brooke Theiss, American actress (Wendy-Just the 10 of Us, Good & Evil), born in California
  • 1969-10-28 Ben Harper, American blues and reggae musician and singer-songwriter ("No Mercy In This Land"), born in Pomona, California
  • 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
  • 1969-11-08 Roxana Zal, American actress, born in Malibu, California
  • 1969-11-26 Kara Walker, American artist (The Subtlety), born in Stockton, California
  • 1969-11-28 Robb Nen, San Pedro, California, American MLB pitcher (Florida Marlins)
  • 1969-12-02 Paul Stankowski, American golfer (World Open 1996; Hawaiian Open 1997), born in Oxnard, California
  • 1969-12-05 Morgan J. Freeman, American film director (Hurricane Streets), born in Long Beach, California
  • 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 Glenn Cadrez, American NFL linebacker (Super Bowl 1997, 98; Denver Broncos), born in El Centro, California
  • 1970-01-02 Royce Clayton, American baseball shortstop (MLB All Star 1997; SF Giants, St Louis Cardinals) and actor (The Rookie, Moneyball), born in Burbank, California
  • 1970-01-06 Daniel Naulty, American pitcher (Minnesota Twins), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1970-01-06 Gabrielle Reece, American volleyball player & actress (Extremists), born in La Jolla, California

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