Louisiana in History (Part 4)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 301 - 400 of 414

  • 1964-09-14 Faith Ford, American actress (Another World, Corky-Murphy Brown), born in Alexandria, Louisiana
  • 1964-10-02 Michael Brooks, American NFL linebacker (Pro Bowl 1992; Denver Broncos), born in Ruston, Louisiana
  • 1964-10-26 Vencie Glenn, American NFL safety (NY Giants), born in Grambling, Louisiana
  • 1965-02-10 Lenny Webster, American catcher (Montreal Expos), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1965-05-18 Rufus Porter, American NFL linebacker (Pro Bowl 1988-89; Seattle Seahawks), born in Amite, Louisiana
  • 1965-07-28 Delfeayo Marsalis, American jazz musician, born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1965-08-21 Jim Bullinger, American MLB pitcher (Chicago Cubs), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1965-10-10 Steve Scalise, American politician (Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Louisiana), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1965-10-11 Sean Patrick Flanery, American actor (Young Indiana Jones, Powder), born in Lake Charles, Louisiana
  • 1966-02-27 Chris Howard, American baseball catcher (Seattle Mariners), born in Kenner, Louisiana
  • 1966-04-10 Neil Smith, American football defensive end (KC Chiefs, Den Broncos-Super Bowl 32), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1966-05-22 Donald Royal, American NBA forward (Charlotte Hornets, Orlando Magic), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1966-08-10 Gerald Williams, American baseball outfielder (NY Yankees), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1966-08-17 Cedric Figaro, American football linebacker (Amsterdam Admirals), born in Lafayette, Louisiana
  • 1966-08-25 Albert Belle, American baseball outfielder (Cleveland Indians; 5-time MLB All-Star), born in Shreveport, Louisiana
  • 1966-11-07 Calvin Borel, American Racing Hall of Fame jockey (Kentucky Derby 2007, 09, 10), born in St. Martin Parish, Louisiana
  • 1966-11-09 Virgil Robertson, CFL defensive end (BC Lions), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1967-01-04 David Toms, American golfer (PGA C'ship 2001, US Senior Open 2018), born in Monroe, Louisiana
  • 1967-01-18 Kim Perrot, American WNBA guard (Houston Comets), born in Lafayette, Louisiana
  • 1967-05-01 Tim McGraw, American country musician and actor, born in Delhi, Louisiana
  • 1967-07-07 Jackie Neal, American singer, born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana (d. 2005)
  • 1967-08-12 Andrew Glover, American NFL tight end (Oakland Raiders, Minnesota Vikings), born in Gonzales, Louisiana
  • 1967-08-22 Curt Bourque, American jockey, born in Erath, Louisiana

Person of interestHarry Connick Jr

1967-09-11 Harry Connick Jr, singer (We Are in Love), born in New Orleans, Louisiana

  • 1967-09-12 Pat Listach, American baseball infielder (Milwaukee Brewers), born in Natchitoches, Louisiana
  • 1967-10-27 Jaren Jackson, American NBA guard & forward (Houston Rockets, San Antonio Spurs), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1967-12-14 Eldridge Recasner, American NBA guard (Atlanta Hawks, Houston Rockets), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1967-12-21 Ervin Johnson, NBA center (Seattle Supersonics, Milwaukee Bucks), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1968-01-29 Aeneas Williams, American football cornerback (Arizona Cardinals), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1968-06-30 Philip Anselmo, American heavy metal musician (Pantera), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1968-07-05 Nate Singleton, American NFL wide receiver (SF 49ers), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1968-08-18 Brian Mitchell, American football running back (Washington Redskins), born in Leesville, Louisiana
  • 1969-02-15 Birdman [Bryan Williams], US record executive and rapper, born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1969-03-27 Pauley Perrette, American actress, photographer, poet and writer, born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1969-04-12 Michael Jackson, American football wide receiver (Cleveland Browns, Baltimore Ravens), born in Tangipahoa, Louisiana
  • 1969-05-13 Lyle Mouton, American outfielder (Chicago White Sox), born in Lafayette, Louisiana
  • 1969-06-14 Kyle Hebert, American voice actor for anime and video game, born in Lake Charles, Louisiana
  • 1969-07-26 Marc Boutte, American NFL defensive tackle (Washington Redskins), born in Lake Charles, Louisiana
  • 1969-07-28 Jarrod Hanks, American gymnast (Olympic-92, 96), born in Lafayette Louisiana
  • 1969-09-13 Tyler Perry, American filmmaker (Tyler Perry's House of Payne), author and songwriter, born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1969-12-20 Bobby Phills, NBA guard (Cleveland Cavaliers, Charlotte Hornets), born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
  • 1970-01-14 Tyrone Hughes, American NFL cornerback (New Orleans Saints, Chicago Bears), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1970-02-27 Kent Desormeaux, American jockey, born in Maurice, Louisiana
  • 1970-03-24 Shannon Lemora, Baton Rouge Louisiana, 1.5k runner
  • 1970-04-13 Eddie Robinson, American NFL linebacker (Houston Oilers, Jacksonville Jaguars), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1970-04-16 Ian Franklin, CFL cornerback (Edmonton Eskimos), born in Morgan City, Louisiana
  • 1970-05-05 Harold Nash, American CFL halfback (Montreal Alouettes), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1970-08-13 Will Clarke, American novelist (The Neon Palm of Madame Melançon), born in Shreveport, Louisiana
  • 1970-08-18 Richie Cunningham, American football kicker (Dallas Cowboys), born in Houma, Louisiana
  • 1970-09-25 Curtis Buckley, American NFL safety (Tampa Bay Bucs), born in Oakdale, Louisiana
  • 1970-10-12 Herman Arvie, American NFL tackle (Cleveland Browns), born in Opelousas, Louisiana
  • 1970-11-09 Chad Ogea, American baseball pitcher (Cleveland Indians), born in Lake Charles, Louisiana
  • 1970-12-14 Bradford Banta, American NFL tight end (Indianapolis Colts), born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
  • 1971-01-06 Myron Baker, NFL linebacker (Chicago Bears), born in Haughton, Louisiana
  • 1971-01-08 Roosevelt Potts, American NFL running back (Indianapolis Colts), born in Rayville, Louisiana
  • 1971-02-26 Rick Lyle, American football defensive end (NY Jets), born in Monroe, Louisiana
  • 1971-06-10 Bobby Jindal, American politician; Louisiana Congressman, Governor
  • 1971-06-25 Angela Kinsey, American actress (The Office), born Lafayette, Louisiana
  • 1971-08-20 Brett Bech, American football wide receiver (New Orleans Saints), born in Slidell, Louisiana
  • 1971-12-26 Jared Leto, American actor (My So Called Life, Requiem for a Dream), born in Bossier City, Louisiana
  • 1972-02-14 Erika Rachael Schwarz, Miss America (Louisiana-2nd-1997), born in Folsom, Louisiana
  • 1972-02-23 Jamie Watson, NBA forward (Utah Jazz), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1972-03-27 Kirby Dar Dar, American NFL wide receiver (Miami Dolphins), born in Morgan City, Louisiana
  • 1972-08-07 Tony Bouie, American NFL safety (Tampa Bay Bucs), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1972-09-20 Vance Joseph, American NFL cornerback and safety (NY Jets), born in Marrero, Louisiana
  • 1972-10-01 Danielle Scott-Arruda, American volleyball middle blocker (Olympics silver 2008, 12), born in Baton Rouge Louisiana
  • 1972-12-05 Roderick Mullen, American NFL defensive back (Green Bay Packers-Super Bowl 31), born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
  • 1973-01-20 Eddie Kennison, American football wide receiver (St Louis Rams), born in Lake Charles, Louisiana
  • 1973-01-25 Rodney Young, American NFL safety (NY Giants), born in Grambling, Louisiana
  • 1973-02-26 Marshall Faulk, American NFL running back (Indianapolis Colts), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1973-04-26 Mark Davis, American NBA guard & forward (Philadelphia 76ers, Minnesota Timberwolves), born in Thibodaux, Louisiana
  • 1973-07-21 Ali Landry, American actress and pageant winner (Miss USA 1996), born in Cecilia, Louisiana
  • 1973-10-12 Rodney Mack, professional wrestler, born in Lafayette, Louisiana
  • 1973-10-31 David Dellucci, American baseball player, born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
  • 1973-12-14 Tia Texada, American actress and singer, born in Louisiana
  • 1974-01-11 Warren Morris, American baseball infielder (Olympic bronze 1996), born in Alexandria, Louisiana
  • 1974-02-23 Kenyon Cotton, American football fullback (Baltimore Ravens), born in Bossier City, Louisiana
  • 1974-04-09 Ben Bordelon, American football tackle (San Diego Chargers), born in Mathews, Louisiana
  • 1974-04-16 Valarie Rae Miller, American actress, born in Lafayette, Louisiana
  • 1975-01-10 Jake Delhomme, American football player, born in Breaux Bridge, Louisiana
  • 1975-01-23 Kevin Alexander, American NFL wide receiver (NY Giants), born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
  • 1975-06-27 Bianca del Rio [Roy Haylock], American drag queen , comedian, actor and costume designer (RuPaul's Drag Race season 6 winner), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1976-02-18 Chanda Rubin, American tennis player (1996 Australian Open doubles), born in Lafayette, Louisiana

Person of interestReese Witherspoon

1976-03-22 Reese Witherspoon, American actress (Pleasantville, Legally Blonde, Sweet Home Alabama), born in New Orleans, Louisiana

Person of interestPeyton Manning

1976-03-24 Peyton Manning, American NFL quarterback (Super Bowl 2006, 15; 5 x NFL MVP; 14 x Pro Bowl; Indianapolis Colts, Denver Broncos), born in New Orleans, Louisiana

NFL Quarterback Peyton Manning
NFL Quarterback
Peyton Manning
  • 1976-03-25 Juvenile [Terius Gray], American rapper (The Hot Boys), born in Magnolia, New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1976-07-31 Marty Booker, American NFL wide receiver (Pro Bowl 2002, Chicago Bears), born in Jonesboro, Louisiana
  • 1976-12-04 Amie Comeaux, American country music singer, born in Brusly, Louisiana (d. 1997)
  • 1977-06-12 Kenny Wayne Shepherd [Brobst], American blues-rock guitarist, born in Shreveport, Louisiana
  • 1977-06-19 Peter Warrick, American NFL running back (Tampa Bay Buccaneers), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1978-02-05 Shawn Reaves, American actor, born in Monroe, Louisiana
  • 1978-09-08 Gil Meche, American baseball player, born in Lafayette, Louisiana
  • 1978-09-09 Kurt Ainsworth, American baseball pitcher, born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
  • 1978-09-11 Ed Reed, American football player (Baltimore Ravens), born in St. Rose, Louisiana
  • 1978-12-08 Ian Somerhalder, American actor (Lost, Vampire Diaries), born in Covington, Louisiana
  • 1978-12-08 Vernon Wells III, American baseball center fielder (Toronto Blue Jays; 3-time MLB All-Star & Gold Glove), born in Shreveport, Louisiana
  • 1980-04-13 Colleen Clinkenbeard, American voice actress, born in Shreveport, Louisiana
  • 1980-09-29 Zachary Levi [Pugh], American actor (Chuck), born in Lake Charles, Louisiana
  • 1980-11-23 Jonathan Papelbon, American baseball player, born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Person of interestEli Manning

1981-01-03 Eli Manning, American NFL quarterback (MVP Super Bowls 2007, 11; Pro Bowl 2008, 11, 12, 15; NY Giants), born in New Orleans, Louisiana

NFL Quarterback Eli Manning
NFL Quarterback
Eli Manning

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