Californian History (Part 24)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 2301 - 2,400 of 3,092

  • 1970-12-17 DJ Homicide [Craig Anthony bullock], American DJ (Sugar Ray), born in Pasadena, California
  • 1970-12-19 Jon Cleveland, Canadian 100m/200m swimmer (Olympic bronze 1992, 96), born in Fresno, California
  • 1970-12-24 Michael Batiste, NFL/WLAF defensive tackle (Cowboys, Frankfurt Galaxy), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1970-12-29 Glen Phillips, American rock singer-songwriter (Toad The Wet Sprocket), born in Santa Barbara, California
  • 1970-12-29 Kevin Weisman, American actor, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1970-12-31 Bryon Russell, American NBA forward (Utah Jazz), born in San Bernardino, California
  • 1971-01-04 Jeremy Licht, American actor (Mark-Valerie/Hogan Family), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1971-01-05 Jason Bates, American baseball infielder (Colorado Rockies), born in Downey, California
  • 1971-01-08 Jason Giambi, American baseball infielder (Oakland A's), born in West Covina, California
  • 1971-01-12 Andy Fox, American baseball infielder (NY Yankees), born in Sacramento, California

Person of interestRegina King

1971-01-15 Regina King, American actress (Southland, If Beale Street Could Talk), born in Cincinnati, Ohio

Actress Regina King
Actress
Regina King
  • 1971-01-16 Scott Williams, American field hockey defender (Olympics 1996), born in Orange County, California
  • 1971-01-18 Jonathan Davis, American rock singer (Korn), born in Bakersfield, California
  • 1971-01-20 Brian Giles, American baseball player, born in El Cajon, California
  • 1971-01-23 Julie Foudy, American soccer midfielder (Olympics 1996), born in San Diego, California
  • 1971-01-24 Tonya Crowe, American actress (Olivia-Knots Landing), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1971-01-25 China Kantner, American actress & daughter of Grace Slick, born in San Francisco, California
  • 1971-02-01 Ron Welty, American musician, born in Long Beach, California
  • 1971-02-04 Michael Goorjian, American actor (Party Of Five, SLC Punk!), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1971-02-10 Louie Spicolli [Louis Mucciolo Jr.], American wrestler, born in San Pedro, California (d. 1998)
  • 1971-02-12 Shante Carver, NFL defensive end (Dallas Cowboys), born in Stockton, California
  • 1971-02-16 Chi Kredell, water polo driver (Olympics 1996), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1971-02-19 Becky Dyroen-Lancer, American synchronized swimmer (Olympic gold 1996), born in San Jose, California
  • 1971-02-21 Jose Solano, American actor (Baywatch), born in Inglewood, California
  • 1971-02-22 Lisa Fernandez, American softball pitcher (Olympic gold 1996), born in Lakewood, California
  • 1971-02-25 Sean Astin, American actor (Goonies, The Lord of the Rings), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1971-02-27 Rich Tylski, American football player (Jacksonville Jaguars), born in San Diego, California
  • 1971-03-06 Roger Salkeld, pitcher (Cincinnati Reds), born in Burbank, California
  • 1971-03-12 Greg Hansell, pitcher (Minnesota Twins), born in Bellflower, California
  • 1971-03-12 Isaiah Rider, American NBA guard/forward (Minn Timberwolves, Port Trailblazers), born in Oakland, California
  • 1971-03-13 Curtis Conway, American NFL wide receiver (Chicago Bears, SD Chargers) and broadcaster (Compass Media Networks, Pac-12 Network), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1971-03-20 Chad Michaels, American drag queen and Cher impersonator (RuPaul's Drag Race: All Stars winner), born in San Diego, California
  • 1971-04-03 Anthony McClanahan, American football linebacker (Calgary Stampeders), born in Bakersfield, California
  • 1971-04-09 James Hundon, American football wide receiver (Cincinnati Bengals), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1971-04-12 Nicholas Brendon, American actor (Buffy the Vampire Slayer), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1971-04-13 Cory Yothers, American actor (Off the Rock), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1971-04-14 Gregory Zaun, American baseball analyst & catcher (Baltimore Orioles), born in Glendale, California
  • 1971-04-23 Chuck Adams, Pacific Palisades California, tennis star (1989 USTA Boys), born in Pacific Palisades, California
  • 1971-04-27 James Burton, NFL cornerback (Chicago Bears), born in Torrance, California
  • 1971-05-02 Greg Bishop, American NFL guard (NY Giants), born in Stockton, California
  • 1971-05-05 Harold Miner, American NBA guard (Cleveland Cavaliers), born in Inglewood, California
  • 1971-05-12 Jamie Luner, American actress (Cindy-Just the 10 of Us), born in Palo Alto, California
  • 1971-05-14 Raphael Wiggins, American rapper (Lifelines), born in Oakland, California
  • 1971-05-22 Troy Barnhart, water polo 2m offense (Olympics 1996), born in Hanford, California

Person of interestNoah Wyle

1971-06-04 Noah Wyle, American actor (Dr John Carter-ER), born in Hollywood, California

Actor Noah Wyle
Actor
Noah Wyle
  • 1971-06-12 Ryan Klesko, American MLB outfielder (Atlanta Braves), born in Westminster, California
  • 1971-06-13 David Mendenhall, American actor (Over the Top, Space Raiders, Witchfire), born in Oceanside, California
  • 1971-06-14 Bruce Bowen, American NBA guard (Boston Celtics), born in Merced, California
  • 1971-06-16 Chris Gomez, American baseball infielder (San Diego Padres), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1971-06-22 Brant Brown, infielder (Chicago Cubs), born in Porterville, California
  • 1971-06-29 Wendee Espinosa, female outfielder (Silver Bullets), born in Stockton, California
  • 1971-07-01 Steven W. Bailey, American actor (Buffy the Vampire Slayer), born in San Diego, California
  • 1971-07-06 Adam Laurent, American pursuit cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Santa Cruz, California
  • 1971-07-12 Kristi Yamaguchi, American figure skater (Olympic gold 1992; World Championships gold 1991-92), born in Hayward, California
  • 1971-07-16 Chris Thomas, American NFL wide receiver (SF 49ers), born in Burbank, California
  • 1971-07-16 Corey Feldman, American actor (License to Drive, Stand by Me), born in Reseda, California
  • 1971-07-19 Russell Allen, American rock vocalist (Symphony X; Trans-Siberian Orchestra), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1971-07-24 Patty Jenkins, American film director (Monster, Wonder Woman), born in Victorville, California
  • 1971-07-25 Tracy Murray, American NBA forward (Toronto Raptors, Wash Wizards), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1971-07-29 Bryan Dattilo, Kankakee IL, actor (California Dreaming, Days of Our Lives)
  • 1971-08-09 Scott Karl, pitcher (Milwaukee Brewers), born in Fontana, California
  • 1971-08-14 Mark Loretta, American baseball infielder (Milwaukee Brewers), born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1971-08-28 Janet Evans, American swimmer (Olympic gold 400m, 800m, 400m medley 1988; 800m 1992; WR 400m, 800m, 1,500m), born in Fullerton, California
  • 1971-09-02 Shauna Sand, actress (Renegade), born in San Diego, California
  • 1971-09-06 Kathi Wolfgramm, American rocker (Jets), born in San Diego, California
  • 1971-09-10 Brian Earley, diver (Olympics 1996), born in Fresno, California
  • 1971-09-10 Chris Oeding, water polo driver (Olympics 1996), born in Santa Ana, California
  • 1971-09-27 Patrick Muldoon, American actor (Austin-Days of Our Lives, Melrose Place), born in San Pedro, California
  • 1971-09-30 Jenna Elfman, American actress (Townies, Dharma & Greg), born in Los Angeles, California

Person of interestTiffany Darwish

1971-10-02 Tiffany [Renee Darwish], American pop and rock singer (I Think We're Alone Now), born in Norwalk, California

Pop and Rock Singer Tiffany Darwish
Pop and Rock Singer
Tiffany Darwish
  • 1971-10-07 Johnnie Morton, American NFL wide receiver (Detroit Lions), born in Inglewood, California
  • 1971-10-18 Bob Whitfield, NFL tackle (Atlanta Falcons), born in Carson, California
  • 1971-10-20 Kimberly Po, tennis star (1991 Futures-Evansville IN), born in Los Angeles, California

Person of interestSnoop Dogg

1971-10-20 Snoop Dogg [Calvin Broadus], rapper (What's My Name, Gin & Juice), born in Long Beach, California

Rapper Snoop Dogg
Rapper
Snoop Dogg
  • 1971-11-12 Heidi Burge, WNBA forward (LA Sparks), born in Harbor City, California
  • 1971-11-23 Lisa Arch, American actress, born in Los Angeles, California

Person of interestChristina Applegate

1971-11-25 Christina Applegate, actress (Married With Children), born in Hollywood, California

  • 1971-11-28 William Simas Jr, pitcher (Chicago White Sox), born in Hanford, California
  • 1971-12-11 Willie McGinest, American NFL outside linebacker (NE Patriots), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1971-12-23 Steve Stenstrom, American football quarterback (Chicago Bears), born in Lake Forest, California
  • 1971-12-29 Margot Thien, American synchronized swimmer (Olympic gold 1996), born in San Diego, California
  • 1972-01-08 Brandie Burton, American golfer (du Maurier Classic 1993, 98), born in San Bernardino, California
  • 1972-01-13 Nicole Eggert, Amercan actress (Charles In Charge: Baywatch), born in Glendale, California
  • 1972-01-14 Michael Davis, American NFL cornerback (Cleveland Browns), born in Glendale, California
  • 1972-01-15 Ernie Reyes Jr., American actor & martial artist (Ernie-Sidekicks), born in San Jose, California
  • 1972-01-18 Mike Lieberthal, American MLB catcher (Philadelphia Phillies), born in Glendale, California
  • 1972-01-24 Beth Hart, American singer-songwriter (LA Song, Screamin' for My Supper), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1972-01-31 Pulu Poumele, American football guard (San Diego Chargers), born in Oceanside, California (d. 2016)
  • 1972-02-06 David Binn, American NFL safety (San Diego Chargers), born in San Mateo, California
  • 1972-02-12 Latrice Royale [Timothy Wilcots], American drag queen and TV personality (RuPaul's Drag Race), born in Compton, California

Person of interestBillie Joe Armstrong

1972-02-17 Billie Joe Armstrong, American singer and musician (Green Day - "Basket Case"; "American Idiot"), born in Oakland, California

  • 1972-02-24 Larry Amar, Camarillo California, field hockey midfielder/captain (Olympics 1996)
  • 1972-03-11 Carl Greenwood, American NFL cornerback (NY Jets), born in Fort Ord, California
  • 1972-03-13 Trent Dilfer, American NFL quarterback (Tampa Bay Bucs), born in Santa Cruz, California
  • 1972-04-01 Mike McCoy, American football coach (NFL: San Diego Chargers 2013-16), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1972-04-17 Tony Boselli, American NFL offensive tackle (Jacksonville Jaguars), born in Modesto, California
  • 1972-04-27 Alison McKnight, 100m hurdler and heptathlete, born in Bakersfield, California

Person of interestDwayne Johnson

1972-05-02 Dwayne Johnson [The Rock], American pro wrestler (WCW C'ship x 2; WWE C'ship x 8; Royal Rumble 2000), actor and producer (Baywatch, Jumanji), born in Hayward, California

Actor and Professional Wrestler Dwayne Johnson
Actor and Professional Wrestler
Dwayne Johnson

Person of interestMike Dirnt

1972-05-04 Mike Dirnt [Pritchard], American rock bassist (Green Day - "Good Riddance (Time of Your Life)"), born in Berkeley, California

Bassist Rocker Mike Dirnt
Bassist Rocker
Mike Dirnt
  • 1972-05-12 Paul Stout, American actor (Phillip-Scarecrow & Mrs King), born in Saugus, California

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Famous Deaths