Florida in History (Part 4)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 301 - 400 of 414

  • 1969-12-30 Michelle McGann, American golfer (7 LPGA Tour wins), born in West Palm Beach, Florida
  • 1970-02-12 Lamar Thomas, NFL wide receiver (Tampa Bay Bucs, Miami Dolphins), born in Ocala, Florida
  • 1970-05-23 Ricky Gutierrez, infielder (Houston Astros), born in Miami, Florida
  • 1970-07-05 Doug Bochtler, pitcher (San Diego Padres), born in West Palm Beach, Florida
  • 1970-08-17 Jim Courier, Sanford Florida, tennis champ (1990, 91 French)
  • 1970-08-21 Steve Everitt, NFL center (Cleveland Browns, Philadelphia Eagles), born in Miami, Florida
  • 1970-09-15 Danny Ellis, golfer (All-American-1990, 92, 93), born in Orlando, Florida
  • 1970-09-26 Paul Laus, Beamsville, NHL defenseman (Florida Panthers)
  • 1970-10-03 Roger Bailey, American pitcher (Colorado Rockies), born in Chattahoochee, Florida
  • 1970-10-29 Dan Ratushny, Nepean, NHL defenseman (Florida Panthers)
  • 1970-12-25 Stu Barnes, Spruce Grove, NHL center (Florida Panthers)
  • 1971-02-10 Wayne Gandy, American football offensive tackle (St Louis Rams), born in Haines City, Florida
  • 1971-03-02 Amber Smith, actress (Faithful, Funeral, Mirror Has 2 Faces), born in Tampa, Florida

Person of interestPavel Bure

1971-03-31 Pavel Bure, NHL left wing (Vancouver Canucks, Florida Panthers), born in Minsk, Soviet Union

Ice Hockey Great Pavel Bure
Ice Hockey Great
Pavel Bure
  • 1971-04-19 Otis Scott, 400m/800m runner, born in Gainesville, Florida
  • 1971-04-30 Ryan Hawblitzel, pitcher (Colorado Rockies), born in West Palm Beach, Florida
  • 1971-05-03 James Roberson, American football defensive end (Rhein Fire), born in Bartow, Florida
  • 1971-05-04 Derrick Clark, American football fullback (Broncos, Rhein Fire), born in Apopka, Florida
  • 1971-05-17 Bill Lindsay, Big Fork, NHL left wing (Florida Panthers)
  • 1971-05-28 Marco Rubio, American politician (Senate-R-Florida, 2011-), born in Miami, Florida
  • 1971-06-03 Carl Everett, outfielder (NY Mets), born in Tampa, Florida
  • 1971-08-15 Priscilla Taylor, playmate (Mar, 1996), born in Miami, Florida
  • 1971-08-21 Shayne Edge, American NFL/WLAF punter (Steelers, Barcelona Dragons), born in Lake City, Florida
  • 1971-08-22 Bernard Carter, NFL/WLAF linebacker (Jaguars, Frankfurt Galaxy), born in Miami, Florida
  • 1971-10-15 Angelia Savage, Miss USA-Florida (1997, top 6)
  • 1971-11-09 David Robert Duval, PGA golfer (1995 Bob Hope), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • 1971-12-08 James Stewart, NFL running back (Minnesota Vikings), born in Vero Beach, Florida
  • 1971-12-16 Kristen Kane, diver (Olympics 1996), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • 1972-02-11 Kelly Slater, US surfer, born in Cocoa Beach, Florida
  • 1972-02-28 Melisa Moses, diver (Olympic 4th 1996), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • 1972-03-29 Alex Ochoa, American football outfielder (NY Mets), born in Miami, Florida
  • 1972-03-29 John Rothell, Titusville Florida, 400m hurdler
  • 1972-04-24 Chipper Jones, American MLB infielder (Atlanta Braves), born in DeLand, Florida
  • 1972-05-02 Jill Savery, American synchronized swimmer (Olympic gold 1996), born in Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • 1972-05-21 Alesha Oreskovich, playmate (Jun, 1993), born in Tampa, Florida
  • 1972-06-02 Renee Heiken, LPGA golfer (1994 Florida Women's Open), born in Peoria, Illinois
  • 1972-06-28 Marvin Jones, American NFL linebacker (NY Jets), born in Miami, Florida
  • 1972-08-28 John Buchanan, American actor (Sidekicks, Black Stallion, Family Man), born in Tallahassee, Florida
  • 1972-09-03 Martin Straka, Pizen CZE, NHL forward (Team Czech Rep, Florida)
  • 1972-09-05 Tom Carter, American NFL cornerback (Washington Redskins), born in St. Petersburg, Florida
  • 1972-09-09 Mike Hampton, pitcher (Houston Astros), born in Brooksville, Florida
  • 1972-10-31 Clifford Rozier, NBA center/forward (Golden State Warriors), born in Bradenton, Florida
  • 1972-12-19 Warren Sapp, American NFL Hall of Fame defensive tackle (Tampa Bay Bucs), born in Orlando, Florida
  • 1973-03-06 Brian Olson, middleweight (189 lbs) judoka (Olympics 1996), born in Tallahassee, Florida
  • 1973-04-08 Alex Gonzalez, American infielder (Toronto Blue Jays), born in Miami, Florida
  • 1973-05-11 Patrick Sapp, American NFL offensive linebacker (San Diego Chargers), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • 1973-05-31 Marty Janzen, American pitcher (Toronto Blue Jays), born in Miami, Florida
  • 1973-06-03 Charles Emanuel, American NFL safety (Philadelphia Eagles), born in Indiantown, Florida
  • 1973-08-22 Howie Dorough, American singer (Backstreet Boys), born in Orlando, Florida
  • 1973-11-03 Derrick Alexander, American NFL defensive end (Minnesota Vikings), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • 1974-01-20 Calvin Harrison, American athlete (Olympic gold medalist), born in Orlando, Florida
  • 1974-02-01 Lisa Marie Scott, playmate (Feb, 1994), born in Pensacola, Florida

Person of interestEva Mendes

1974-03-05 Eva Mendes, American actress (Training Day, 2 Fast 2 Furious), born in Miami, Florida

Actress Eva Mendes
Actress
Eva Mendes
  • 1974-07-10 IMarina Vidal, American actress, journalist and Miss Florida 1996
  • 1974-08-05 Jamie Lynn Bolding, Miss America-Florida (1997), born in Lakeland, Florida
  • 1974-08-25 Chris Mantilla, diver (Olympics 1996), born in West Palm Beach, Florida
  • 1974-12-17 Sarah Paulson, American actress (American Horror Story), born in Tampa, Florida
  • 1974-12-28 Rob Niedermayer, Cassiar, NHL center (Florida Panthers)
  • 1975-04-10 Steve Washburn, Canadian NHL center (Florida Panthers), born in Ottawa, Ontario
  • 1975-04-11 Terry Cousin, American football cornerback (Chicago Bears), born in Miami, Florida

Person of interestRay Lewis

1975-05-15 Ray Lewis, American football linebacker (Baltimore Ravens), born in Bartow, Florida

NFL Legend Ray Lewis
NFL Legend
Ray Lewis
  • 1975-07-05 Todd Macdonald, Charlestown, NHL goalie (Florida Panthers)
  • 1976-01-27 Rhett Warrener, Shaunavon, NHL defenseman (Florida Panthers)
  • 1976-02-18 Jason Podollan, Vernon, NHL center (Florida Panthers)
  • 1976-04-03 Drew Shirley, American musician (All Together Separate, Switchfoot), born in Key West, Florida
  • 1976-05-04 Jason Michaels, American baseball player, born in Tampa, Florida
  • 1976-06-12 Kristin Alicia Beall Ludecke, Miss America-Florida (1996), born in Eustis, Florida
  • 1976-06-26 Ed Jovanoski, NHL defenseman (Florida Panthers), born in Windsor, Ontario
  • 1976-08-01 David Nemirovsky, NHL right wing (Florida Panthers), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1976-09-30 Adita Linares, spanish actress (Clueless, Cookie), born in Miami, Florida
  • 1977-01-11 Nadia Turner, US singer, born in Miami, Florida
  • 1977-01-26 Vince Carter [Vinsanity], American basketball player who famously made "Le dunk de la mort" (the Dunk of Death), born in Daytona Beach, Florida
  • 1977-03-09 Radek Dvorak, Czech NHL left wing (Florida Panthers), born in Tábor, Czech Republic
  • 1977-05-28 Ashley Ryan Ruiz Offord, singer (Menudo-Cannonball), born in Miami, Florida
  • 1978-02-03 Adrian R'Mante, American actor (The Suite Life of Zack & Cody), born in Tampa, Florida

Person of interestPerez Hilton

1978-03-23 Perez Hilton [Mario Armando Lavandeira Jr], American television personality and blogger, born in Miami, Florida

Blogger & TV Personality Perez Hilton
Blogger & TV Personality
Perez Hilton
  • 1978-05-15 Krissy Taylor, American model, born in Miami, Florida (d. 1995)
  • 1978-08-01 Edgerrin James, Immokalee Florida, American football player (Indianapolis Colts)
  • 1978-11-05 Bubba [Gary Lester] Watson Jr., American golfer (Masters Tournament 2012, 2014), born in Bagdad, Florida
  • 1978-12-09 Mandy James, rhythmic gymnast (US team-96), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • 1979-01-18 Kenyatta Jones, American football player, born in Gainesville, Florida
  • 1979-08-04 Brandi Siegel, rhythmic gymnast (Olympics 1996), born in Miami, Florida
  • 1979-11-19 Barry Jenkins, American director and writer (Medicine for Melancholy, Moonlight), born in Miami, Florida
  • 1980-01-11 Deanna Wright, US actress, born in Ocala, Florida
  • 1980-01-25 Michelle McCool, US professional wrestler, born in Palatka, Florida
  • 1980-02-13 Kristy Powell, US gymnast (Olympics 1996), born in Stuart, Florida
  • 1980-04-22 Monica Flammer, gymnast (alt-Olympics 1996), born in Gainesville, Florida
  • 1980-05-17 Dallas Taylor, American metal singer (Maylene and the Sons of Disaster, Underoath), born in Florida, United States
  • 1980-07-12 Tina Tharp, rhythmic gymnast (Olympics 1996), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • 1981-01-15 Pitbull [Armando Christian Perez], American rapper, born in Miami, Florida
  • 1981-03-09 Antonio Bryant, American football player, born in Miami, Florida
  • 1981-04-02 Bethany Joy Lenz-Galeotti, American actress (One Tree Hill), born in Hollywood, Florida
  • 1981-06-15 Cristin Duren, Miss Florida Teen USA (Miss Photogenic-1997)
  • 1981-08-04 Abigail Spencer, Gulf Breeze, Florida, American actress (Cowboys & Aliens)
  • 1981-08-18 Jon Schneck, American musician (Relient K), born in Eustis, Florida
  • 1981-08-27 Demetria McKinney, American actress ( House of Payne), born in Fort Walton Beach, Florida
  • 1981-09-04 Lacey Sturm, American singer (Flyleaf), born in Homestead, Florida
  • 1982-04-16 Jonathan Vilma, American football player, born in Coral Gables, Florida
  • 1982-05-11 Jonathan Jackson, actor (Lucky-General Hospital), born in Orlando Florida
  • 1983-04-01 Sean Taylor, American football player (Washington Redskins), born in Miami, Florida (d. 2007)

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