Massachusetts in History (Part 6)

Massachusetts: Boston - Lowell - Newton - Springfield, MA - Worcester

Historical Events

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 501 - 600 of 601

  • 1963-07-01 Edward Tsang Lu, astronaut (STS 84), born in Springfield, Massachusetts
  • 1963-07-24 Paul Geary, heavy metal drummer (Extreme-More Than Words), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1963-08-30 Michael Chiklis, American actor (Commish, The Shield), born in Lowell, Massachusetts
  • 1963-09-05 Kristian Alfonso, American actress (Days of Lives, Falcon Crest), born in Brockton, Massachusetts
  • 1963-11-19 Justine Greiner, playmate (February, 1984), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1964-01-25 Bob Sweeney, American NHL center (NY Islanders, Calgary Flames), born in Concord, Massachusetts
  • 1964-03-19 Barbara Lynch, American restaurateur (The Barbara Lynch Gruppo), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1964-08-17 Pete McCutcheon, Canadian Tour golfer (1993 Quebec Open), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1964-10-01 Marcia Pankratz, field hockey forward (Olympics 1988, 96), born in Wakefield, Massachusetts
  • 1965-02-03 Maura Tierney, actress (Lisa-Newsradio), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1965-02-24 Jane Swift, former acting Governor of Massachusetts
  • 1965-03-17 Caitlin Bilodeaux, US fencer (Olympic-92), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1965-03-31 Tom Barrasso, NHL goalie (Pitts Penguins), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1965-04-04 Black Francis [Charles Thompson], American singer/songwriter (Pixies), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1965-04-15 Linda Perry, American singer-songwriter and producer (4 Non Blondes, What's Up), born in Springfield, Massachusetts
  • 1965-08-05 Jeff Coffin, American saxophonist, born in Massachusetts
  • 1965-10-10 Rebecca Pidgeon, British-American actress and singer-songwriter. born in Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • 1965-12-14 Ken Hill, Lynn, Massachusetts, American MLB pitcher (Montreal Expos)
  • 1965-12-31 Michelle Dobek, golfer (1995 GHP Heartland Classic-45th), born in Holyoke, Massachusetts
  • 1966-03-03 Wendy Fletcher, WPVA volleyballer (National-5th-1993), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1966-03-25 Tom Glavine, pitcher (Atlanta Braves, Cy Young 1991), born in Concord, Massachusetts
  • 1966-09-27 Stephanie D Wilson, astronaut, born in Boston, Massachusetts

Person of interestMatt LeBlanc

1967-07-25 Matt LeBlanc, American actor (Joey Tribbiani-Friends), born in Newton, Massachusetts

  • 1967-08-22 Ant [Anthony Steven Kalloniatis], American comedian, born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1967-09-18 Ricky Bell, rock vocalist (New Edition, Bell Biv Devoe), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1967-10-17 Mark Johnson, infielder (Pittsburgh Pirates), born in Worcester, Massachusetts
  • 1967-11-17 Ronnie Devoe, vocals (New Edition, Bell Div Devoe-Candy Girl), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1968-03-06 Connie Britton, actress (Nikki-Spin City), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1968-04-14 Anthony Michael Hall, American actor (SNL, Breakfast Club), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1968-05-16 Ralph Tresvant, singer (New Editon), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1968-05-27 Jeff Bagwell, infielder (Houston Astros), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1968-06-04 Scott Wolf, actor (Broken Arrow, Party of 5), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1968-08-10 Michael Bivins, rock vocalist (New Edition, Bell Biv Devoe), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1968-08-25 Spider One [Michael David Cummings], American musician (Powerman 5000). born in Haverhill, Massachusetts
  • 1969-05-14 David William Wood, rocker (New Kids-Lovin' You Forever), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1969-05-17 Paige Turco, actress (Melanie-Guiding Light), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1969-05-22 Tim Wiley, kayak (alt-Olympics 1996), born in Lexington, Massachusetts
  • 1969-06-13 Jamie Walters, American actor and singer (The Heights, Beverly Hills 90210), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1969-08-16 Becky Delos Santos, playmate (April, 1994), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1969-08-17 Donald E Wahlberg Jr, rocker (New Kids-Hangin' Tough), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1969-08-18 Edward Norton, American actor (American History X), born in Boston, Massachusetts

Person of interestMatthew Perry

1969-08-19 Matthew Perry, Canadian-American actor (Chandler Bing on Friends), born in Williamstown, Massachusetts

  • 1969-09-09 Scott DeFreitas, actor (Andy Dixon-As the World Turns), born in Newton, Massachusetts
  • 1969-10-29 Peter Breen, American dance skater, born in Brockton, Massachusetts
  • 1969-11-10 Ellen Pompeo, American actress (Grey's Anatomy), born in Everett, Massachusetts
  • 1969-11-29 Jonathan Knight, American pop singer (New Kids on the Block), born in Worcester, Massachusetts
  • 1970-01-17 Jeremy Roenick, NHL center (Team USA, Blackhawks, Coyotes), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1970-01-23 Mark Wohlers, pitcher (Atlanta Braves), born in Holyoke, Massachusetts
  • 1970-04-11 Joe Vitiello, infielder (KC Royals), born in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Person of interestUma Thurman

1970-04-29 Uma Thurman, American actress (Baron Munchausen, Pulp Fiction), born in Boston, Massachusetts

Actress Uma Thurman
Uma Thurman
  • 1970-05-03 Ted Crowley, US hockey defenseman (Olympics 1994), born in Concord, Massachusetts
  • 1970-08-18 Greg Dean Schmitz, American online film journalist, born in Falmouth, Massachusetts
  • 1970-08-24 Sandra Whyte-Sweeney, American ice hockey forward (USA, Olympics 1998), born in Saugus, Massachusetts

Person of interestMatt Damon

1970-10-08 Matt Damon, American actor (Good Will Hunting, Ocean's trilogy, Bourne trilogy), born in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Actor Matt Damon
Matt Damon
  • 1971-01-19 Jeff Juden, baseball pitcher (Philadelphia Phillies, SF Giants), born in Salem, Massachusetts
  • 1971-04-03 Peter Schwab, rower (Olympics 1996), born in Boston, Massachusetts

Person of interestMark Wahlberg

1971-06-05 Mark Wahlberg, rap singer (Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch) and actor (Boogie Nights, The Departed), born in Boston, Massachusetts

Actor & Former Rapper Mark Wahlberg
Actor & Former Rapper
Mark Wahlberg
  • 1971-07-09 Scott Grimes, American actor (Together We Stand), born in Lowell, Massachusetts
  • 1971-08-28 Todd Eldredge, American figure skater (1996 World champion and a six-time U.S. national champion), born in Chatham, Massachusetts
  • 1971-09-13 Ted Drury, US hockey forward (Olympics 1994), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1971-09-16 Amy Poehler, American comedian and actress (Saturday Night Live, Parks and Recreation), born in Newton, Massachusetts
  • 1971-10-02 Jair Lynch, gymnast (Olympic silver 1996), born in Amherst, Massachusetts
  • 1971-10-30 Edward "Ted" Murphy, rower (Olympic 5th 1996), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1971-11-13 John Francis Zingg, rocker (4 Fun-Unbelievable Fun Boys), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1971-11-21 Dahlia Salem, actress (Sofia Carlino-Another World), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1971-12-31 Erin Warren, luger (Olympics 1994), born in Winchester Massachusetts
  • 1972-03-23 Jennifer K Chapman, Miss USA-Massachusetts (1997)
  • 1972-03-28 Jonathan Edwards, doubles luger (Olympics 1994), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1972-04-16 Tracey K. Smith, American poet (Pulitzer prize 2011, Poet Laureate), born in Falmouth, Massachusetts
  • 1972-04-21 Lori Flick, Miss America-Massachusetts (1997), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1972-04-27 Maura West, actress (As the World Turns), born in Springfield, Massachusetts
  • 1972-06-28 Alessandro Nivola, American actor, born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1972-07-12 Travis Best, American basketball player (1995-2002 Indiana Pacers), born in Springfield, Massachusetts
  • 1972-08-03 John Lilley, US hockey forward (Olympics 1994), born in Wakefield, Massachusetts
  • 1972-10-14 Erika de Lone, tennis star (1996 Futures-Wilmington DE), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1972-10-24 Louis Michael Anthony Sassin, rocker (4 Fun-Unbelievable Fun), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1973-02-24 James Michael Kennedy, rocker (4 Fun-Unbelievable Fun Boys), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1973-04-03 Jim Campbell, US hockey forward (Olympics 1994), born in Worcester, Massachusetts
  • 1973-06-25 Whitney Post, rower (Olympics 1996), born in Wayland, Massachusetts
  • 1974-01-25 Jonathan Bryan Colling, rocker (4 Fun-Unbelievable Fun Boys), born in Boston, Massachusetts

Person of interestElizabeth Banks

1974-02-10 Elizabeth Banks, American actress (The 40-Year-Old Virgin, Man on a Ledge), born in Pittsfield, Massachusetts

  • 1974-05-02 Miles Joseph, American soccer forward (Olympic gold 1996), born in West Springfield, Massachusetts
  • 1974-05-17 Marcia Turner, Miss America (Mass-Top 10-1996), born in Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • 1974-08-20 Misha Collins, American actor (Supernatural), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1974-08-30 Rich Cronin, US singer songwriter (Lyte Funkie Ones), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1975-01-10 Shannon Kavanaugh, rocker (Ivory Soul), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1975-02-19 Paul Frey, dance skater (& Ponte-1995 Eastern Jr champ), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1975-08-21 Alicia Witt, American actress (Cybill, Fun), born in Worcester, Massachusetts
  • 1977-04-23 John Cena, American professional wrestler, rapper and actor (The Marine), born in West Newbury, Massachusetts
  • 1978-05-11 Richard Spencer, American white supremacist, born in Boston, Massachusetts

Person of interestMaria Menounos

1978-06-08 Maria Menounos, American actress, TV star (Today, Access Hollywood, WWE) and 1996 Miss Massachusetts Teen USA, born in Medford, Massachusetts

Journalist Maria Menounos
Maria Menounos
  • 1978-08-19 Chris Capuano, American baseball player (Pitcher), born in West Springfield, Massachusetts
  • 1979-06-24 Mindy Kaling, American actress and TV producer (The Office, The Mindy Project), born in Cambridge Massachusetts
  • 1979-07-31 B. J. Novak, American actor (Inglourious Basterds), born in Newton, Massachusetts
  • 1980-12-30 Eliza Dushku, actress (This Boy's Life, True Lies, Journey), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1982-11-11 Lil' Dave, [Davis Shelton], rapper (Another Bad Creation), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1983-12-30 Kevin Systrom, American CEO and co-founder of Instagram, born in Holliston, Massachusetts
  • 1985-07-28 Tynisha Keli, American singer, born in New Bedford, Massachusetts
  • 1988-07-28 Ayla Brown, American singer (Let Love In), born in Wrentham, Massachusetts
  • 1994-05-25 Alexandra Rose "Aly" Raisman, American gymnast (two-time Olympic medalist, Fierce Five, Final Five), born in Needham, Massachusetts

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