Maryland in History (Part 2)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 101 - 147 of 147

  • 1957-07-24 Dorothy Mays, playmate (Jul, 1979), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1957-11-25 Bob Ehrlich, Jr., former Maryland governor
  • 1959-07-31 Mike Bielecki, pitcher (Atlanta Braves), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1960-05-08 Eric Brittingham, American rock bassist (Cinderella-Heartbreak Station), born in Salisbury, Maryland
  • 1960-05-21 Mark Kevin Carnevale, PGA golfer (1992 Chattanooga), born in Annapolis, Maryland
  • 1960-07-05 James M Kelly, American politician (Maryland), born in Baltimore County, Maryland

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1960-08-24 Cal Ripken, American baseball shortstop (Baltimore Orioles, consecutive game streak), born in Havre de Grace, Maryland

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Cal Ripken Jr
  • 1960-10-17 Kevin Clash, puppeteer (Elmo on Sesame Street), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1962-03-05 Elise Burgin, tennis star, born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1962-03-05 Robert L Curbeam Jr, astronaut (STS 85, sk: 99), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1962-12-28 Melissa R. Kelly, former Maryland politician
  • 1963-01-18 Martin O'Malley, Governor of Maryland
  • 1964-01-18 Brady Anderson, American MLB outfielder (Baltimore Orioles), born in Silver Spring, Maryland
  • 1964-03-29 Michael A. Jackson, Maryland politician
  • 1964-09-29 Julie Peterson, playmate (Feb, 1987), born in Havre de Grace, Maryland
  • 1964-10-05 Warren E. Miller, Maryland politician
  • 1964-11-17 Michelle Knox-Zaloom, rower (Olympics-96), born in Annapolis, Maryland
  • 1964-12-16 Billy Ripken, 2nd baseman (Bal Orioles, Texas Rangers), born in Havre de Grace, Maryland
  • 1965-01-09 Muggsy Bogues, American NBA guard and the shortest player ever to play in the NBA (Washington Bullets, Charlotte Hornets), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1966-01-10 Steve Kramer, American politician, born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1966-11-17 Jeff Nelson, pitcher (NY Yankees), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1967-03-29 Brian Jordan, outfielder (St Louis Cardinals), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1967-08-22 Alfred Gough, American screenwriter and producer, born in Leonardtown, Maryland
  • 1968-09-05 Dennis Scott, American NBA forward (Dallas Mavericks), born in Hagerstown, Maryland
  • 1968-11-16 Chris Haney, pitcher (KC Royals), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1968-12-14 Noelle Beck, US actress (Trisha-Loving, Fletch Lives), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1969-03-22 Russell Maryland, NFL defensive tackle (Dallas Cowboys, Oak Raiders)
  • 1969-07-31 Kenneth D. Schisler, American politician, born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1969-09-11 Laura Sisk, Maryland, actress (Allison Rescott-Loving)
  • 1969-12-27 Suzanne Paxton, fencer-foil (Olympics-96), born in Baltimore Maryland
  • 1970-06-11 Chris Rice, American singer-songwriter, born in Clinton, Maryland
  • 1970-06-12 Damon Buford, outfielder (Texas Rangers), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1971-06-03 Mark Parrish, American canoeist (alt-Olympics-96), born in Columbia, Maryland
  • 1971-09-13 Richie Anderson, American NFL running back (NY Jets), born in Olney, Maryland

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1971-09-18 Jada Pinkett Smith, American actress (Set it Off, Nutty Professor, Menace II Society), born in Baltimore, Maryland

  • 1972-03-06 Susan Alexander, Miss America-Maryland (1997), born in Silver Spring, Maryland
  • 1972-03-09 Marcia M Griffith, Miss America-Maryland (1996), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1972-06-10 Steven Fischer, American film producer and director, born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1973-03-13 Ann Coale, Miss USA-Maryland (1997)
  • 1973-09-16 Clint Peay, soccer defender (Olympics-gold-96), born in Columbia, Maryland
  • 1976-11-29 Anna Faris, American actress (Mom), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1977-11-03 Greg Plitt, American fitness model and entrepreneur, born in Baltimore, Maryland (d. 2015)
  • 1979-11-10 Warren Wolf, American jazz vibraphonist, born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1980-08-22 Christi Shake, American model and actress, born in Baltimore, Maryland

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1985-06-30 Michael Phelps, American swimmer (world record 28 Olympic medals), born in Baltimore, Maryland

  • 1986-08-24 Nick Adenhart, American baseball player, born in Silver Spring, Maryland (d. 2009)
  • 1989-06-07 Michael Joseph Tamboli, born 01:23:45 PM on 6-7-89 in Eldersburg, Maryland

Famous Weddings


Famous Deaths