Californian History (Part 8)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 701 - 800 of 1,928

  • 1946-12-21 Christopher Keene, conductor (La Traviata), born in Berkeley, California
  • 1946-12-24 Judy Tyler, playmate (Jan 1966), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1947-01-05 Ted Lange, actor (Isaac-Love Boat, Mr T & Tina), born in Oakland, California
  • 1947-02-05 David Ladd, actor (Raymie, Catlow, Misty, Deathline), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1947-02-25 Lee Evans, Madera, California, American 400m runner (Olympic-2 gold-1968)
  • 1947-04-15 DeDe Lind, playmate (Aug, 1967), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1947-04-18 Lori Martin, actress (Velvet-National Velvet), born in Glendale, California
  • 1947-04-28 Steve Khan, jazz musician (Christmas Waltz), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1947-04-29 John Laurence Miller, golfer (US Open 1973, British Open 1976), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1947-05-10 Jay Ferguson, American rocker (Spirit-I Got A Line on You), born in Burbank, California
  • 1947-05-21 Bill Champlin, rocker, born in Oakland, California
  • 1947-05-25 Karen Valentine, actress (Love American Style, Room 222), born in Santa Rosa, California
  • 1947-05-26 Sherry Bain, California, actress (Pipe Dreams)
  • 1947-06-06 Robert Englund, American actor (Freddy vs. Jason, A Nightmare on Elm Street), born in Glendale, California
  • 1947-06-21 Dana Rohrabacher, (Rep-R-California)
  • 1947-06-21 Meredith Baxter-Birney, American actress (Family Ties, Bridget Loves Bernie), born in South Pasadena, California
  • 1947-06-24 Walter Willison, Monterrey Park California, actor (McDuff the Talking Dog)

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1947-07-09 O.J. Simpson [Orenthal James], NFL running back (Buf Bills), born in San Francisco, California

NFL Running Back and Convicted Criminal O.J. Simpson
NFL Running Back and Convicted Criminal
O.J. Simpson
  • 1947-07-14 Nick Benedict, actor (Pistol-Birth of a Legend), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1947-07-22 Albert Brooks, comedian (Broadcast News, Lost in America), born in Los Angeles, California

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1947-07-30 Arnold Schwarzenegger, Austrian-American body builder, actor (Terminator) and politician (38th Governor of California), born in Thal, Austria

Actor, Body Builder & Politician Arnold Schwarzenegger
Actor, Body Builder & Politician
Arnold Schwarzenegger
  • 1947-08-01 Ricky Coonce, rock drummer (Grass Roots), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1947-08-08 Larry Wilcox, SD California, actor (Lassie, Officer Jon Baker-CHiPs)
  • 1947-08-22 Cindy Williams, American actress (Shirley- Laverne & Shirley), born in Van Nuys, California
  • 1947-08-25 Anne Archer, actress (Fatal Attraction, Patriot Games), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1947-08-27 Ed Herrmann, MLB catcher (White Sox), born in San Diego, California (d. 2013)
  • 1947-09-03 Michael Huffington, US oil millionaire (Rep-R-California, 1992-94)
  • 1947-09-26 Dick Roth, American swimmer (Olympics-gold-1964), born in Palo Alto, California
  • 1947-10-13 Sammy Hagar, American rock vocalist (I Can't Drive 55), born in Monterey California
  • 1947-10-16 Bob Weir, guitarist (Grateful Dead-Uncle Joe's Band), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1947-10-28 Tom Fitzsimmons, actor (Franklin-Paper Chase), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1947-10-30 Timothy B Schmidt, rocker (Eagles), born in Oakland, California
  • 1947-12-05 Jim Plunkett, American NFL quarterback (New England, Oakland), born in San Jose, California
  • 1947-12-08 Belinda Balaski, actor (Cannonball, Proud Men, Howling), born in Inglewood, California
  • 1947-12-14 Christopher Parkening, guitarist (transcribed sacred music), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1947-12-29 Ted Danson, American actor (Cheers, 3 Men & A Baby, CSI), born in San Diego, California
  • 1947-12-31 Tim Matheson, California, actor (Animal House, Fletch, Up the Creek)
  • 1948-01-23 Anita Pointer, rock vocalist (Pointer Sisters-She's So Shy), born in Oakland, California
  • 1948-02-07 Jimmy Greenspoon, rock organist (3 Dog Night-Joy to the World), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1948-02-11 Sue Bernard, playmate (Dec, 1966), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1948-03-09 Jimmy Fadden, singer (Nitty Gritty Dirt Band), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1948-03-13 Robert S. Woods, American actor (Bo-One Life to Live, Waltons), born in Maywood, California
  • 1948-04-21 Gary A Condit, (Rep-D-California)
  • 1948-04-29 Reb Brown, actor (Cage, Yor, Capt America, Fast Break), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1948-05-31 Duncan L Hunter, (Rep-R-CA, 1981- 2009), born in Riverside, California
  • 1948-07-08 Kim Darby, American actress (True Grit, Enola Gay, Rich Man Poor Man), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1948-07-27 Peggy Fleming Jenkins, figure skater (Olym-gold-1968), born in San Jose, California
  • 1948-08-15 Charles Thomas "Tom" Johnston, American guitarist and vocalist (The Doobie Brothers), born in Visalia, California
  • 1948-09-16 Ron Blair, American rock bassist (Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers), born in San Diego, California

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1948-09-16 Rosemary Casals, tennis doubles (5X Wimbledon), born in San Francisco, California

Tennis Player Rosemary Casals
Tennis Player
Rosemary Casals
  • 1948-09-17 John Ritter, actor (Jack-3's Company, Hearts Afire), born in Burbank, California
  • 1948-09-19 Michael Cooper, sodomizer (FBI Most Wanted List), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1948-09-27 A Martinez, American actor (L.A. Law, Santa Barbara), born in Glendale, California
  • 1948-10-02 Leslie Frankenheimer, set designer (4 Emmy Awards), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2013)
  • 1948-10-05 Russell Mael, American singer, engineer and director (Sparks), born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1948-10-06 Dan Hamburg, (Rep-D-California)
  • 1948-11-21 Lonnie Jordan, rock keyboardist and vocalist (War), born in San Diego, California
  • 1948-12-11 Elizabeth Baur, actress (Fran-Ironside, Teresa-Lancer), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1949-01-17 Debbie Watson, La Mirada California, actress (Karen, Tammy)
  • 1949-01-22 Steve Perry, Hanford California, vocalist (Journey-Open Arms, Oh Sherry)
  • 1949-01-26 David Strathairn, American actor (LA Confidential, The Bourne Ultimatum), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1949-03-26 Vicki Lawrence, actress (Carol Burnett, Mama's Family), born in Inglewood, California
  • 1949-04-16 Melody Patterson, American actress (F Troop), born in Inglewood, California (d. 2015)
  • 1949-04-27 Doug Sheehan, American actor (Ben-Knots Landing, Joe Kelly-General Hospital), born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1949-05-01 Margo Miller, fencer-epee (Olympics-96), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1949-06-10 Kevin Corcoran, actor (Swiss Family Robinson, Babes in Toyland), born in Santa Monica, California (d. 2015)
  • 1949-06-16 Kale Browne, San Rafael California, actor (Michael Hudson-Another World)
  • 1949-06-22 Lindsay Wagner, actress (Bionic Woman, Paper Chase, Nighthawks), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1949-07-03 Jan Smithers, N actress (Bailey-WKRP), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1949-07-24 Michael Richards, American comedian (Fridays, Kramer-Seinfeld), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1949-07-29 Leslie Easterbrook, American actress (The Devil's Rejects, Police Academy), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1949-08-03 Morris "B B" Dickerson, American bassist (War, Low Rider, Outlaw), born in Torrence, California
  • 1949-08-08 Keith Carradine, San Mateo California, actor (Young Guns, Pretty Baby)
  • 1949-09-16 Ed Begley Jr, American actor (Eating Raoul, St Elsewhere, Parenthood), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1949-09-25 Anson Williams, actor (Potsie-Happy Days), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1949-10-03 Lindsey Buckingham, American guitarist/lead singer (Fleetwood Mac), born in Palo Alto, California
  • 1949-10-11 Greg Douglas, American rock guitarist/vocalist (Steve Miller Band-Abracadabra), born in Oakland, California
  • 1949-11-01 Jeannie Berlin, actress (Heartbreak Kid, Portnoy's Complaint), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1949-11-08 Bonnie Raitt, country singer (Green Light, The Glow), born in Burbank, California

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1949-12-04 Jeff Bridges, actor (Stay Hungry, Against All Odds), born in Los Angeles, California

  • 1949-12-07 Tom Waits, California, rocker/song writer (Blue Valentine)
  • 1949-12-14 Bill Buckner, California, 1st baseman, error cost Red Sox 1986 world series
  • 1950-01-16 Jesse Dizon, American actor, born in Oceanside, California
  • 1950-01-28 Barbi Benton, [Klein], California, Playboy model (Hee Haw, Sugar Time!)

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1950-02-06 Natalie Cole, American vocalist (Pink Cadillac, Miss You Like Crazy), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2015)

Singer and Songwriter Natalie Cole
Singer and Songwriter
Natalie Cole
  • 1950-02-10 Mark Spitz, Modesto California, swimmer (Oly-9 gold/silver/bronze-68, 72)
  • 1950-03-27 Vic Harris, American MLB player, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1950-04-03 Curtis Stone, N singer (Highway 101-Cry Cry Cry), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1950-05-04 Hilly Hicks, actor (Roll Out, Roots), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1950-05-09 James A Butts, American triple jumper (Olympic silver 1976), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1950-05-11 Dane Lorg, American baseball player (Philles, Cardinels), born in Eureka, California
  • 1950-05-31 Gregory Harrison, Catalina California, actor (Trapper John, Logan's Run)
  • 1950-06-03 Melissa Mathison, American screenwriter (E.T.), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2015)
  • 1950-06-07 Gary Graham, American actor (Alien Nation, Star Trek: Enterprise), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1950-06-11 Michael Swan, actor (Duncan-As The World Turns), born in Palo Alto, California
  • 1950-06-16 Jesse Dizon, Oceanside California, actor (Ramon-Operation Petticoat)
  • 1950-06-17 Susan Damante, American actress (The Adventure of Wilderness Family), born in Palo Alto, California
  • 1950-06-19 Constance Forslund, actress (Shining Season), born in San Diego, California
  • 1950-06-19 Ann Wilson, American musician (Heart-What About Love), born in San Diego, California
  • 1950-07-03 James Hahn, American politician and incumbent judge on the Los Angeles County Superior Court, born in Los Angeles, California

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