Massachusetts in History (Part 9)

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

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 801 - 900 of 1,007

  • 1960-09-16 Kurt Busiek, American comic book writer (Astro City), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1960-10-08 Reed Hastings, American businessman, entrepreneur and co-founder of Netflix, born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1960-10-11 Joe Nash, American NFL defensive tackle (Seattle Seahawks), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1961-01-06 Howie Long, American NFL tackle/actor/broadcaster (Broken Arrow), born in Somerville, Massachusetts
  • 1961-02-10 George Stephanopoulos, American journalist, political commentator, and political advisor (Clinton), born in Fall River, Massachusetts
  • 1961-06-30 Karolyn Kirby, American beach volleyball player (Goodwill-gold-94), born in Brookline, Massachusetts
  • 1961-07-24 Paul Geary, American heavy metal drummer (Extreme), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1961-07-26 Gary Cherone, American rock vocalist (Extreme - "More Than Words"; Van Halen), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1961-08-29 Tony MacAlpine, American heavy metal rocker (Solo-Edge of Insanity), born in Springfield, Massachusetts
  • 1962-03-25 Marcia Cross, American television actress (Melrose Place), born in Marlborough, Massachusetts
  • 1962-04-02 Clark Gregg, American actor and director (Agent Phil Coulson), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1962-04-03 Mike Ness, American rocker (Social Distortion), born in Lynn, Massachusetts
  • 1962-06-12 John Enos III, American actor (Days of Our Lives), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1962-08-13 John Slattery, American actor (Mad Men, The Adjustment Bureau), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1962-08-16 Steve Carell, American actor and comedian (The Office), born in Concord, Massachusetts
  • 1963-02-06 Kevin Trudeau, American entrepreneur, born in Lynn, Massachusetts
  • 1963-03-10 Jasmine Guy, American actress (A Different World - "Whitley"), born in Boston, Massachusetts

Person of interestMeg Mallon

1963-04-14 Meg Mallon, American golfer (4 major titles; US Open 1991, 2004), born in Natick, Massachusetts

LPGA Golfer Meg Mallon
LPGA Golfer
Meg Mallon

Person of interestConan O'Brien

1963-04-18 Conan Chris O'Brien, American TV host (Late Night), born in Brookline, Massachusetts

TV Host Conan O'Brien
TV Host
Conan O'Brien
  • 1963-07-01 Edward Tsang Lu, American physicist and NASA astronaut (STS 84), born in Springfield, 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
  • 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
  • 1964-08-24 Dana Gould, American comedian and writer (The Simpsons 1989), born in Hopedale, Massachusetts
  • 1965-01-12 Rob Zombie [Cummings], American musician & filmmaker, born in Haverhill, 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, American NHL goaltender (Calder Memorial Trophy, Vezina Trophy 1984), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1965-04-06 Black Francis [Charles Thompson IV], American singer and songwriter (Pixies; Frank Black), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1965-04-15 Kevin Stevens, American NHL left wing (Pittsburgh Penguins, Stanley Cup 1991, 92), born in Brockton, Massachusetts
  • 1965-04-15 Linda Perry, American singer-songwriter and producer (4 Non Blondes - "What's Up"; Christina Aguilera - "Beautiful"), born in Springfield, Massachusetts
  • 1965-07-05 Kathryn Erbe, American actress (Detective Alexandra Eames-Law & Order: Criminal Intent), born in Newton, Massachusetts
  • 1965-07-25 Illeana Douglas, American actress (Picture Perfect, To Die For, Hacks), born in Quincy, Massachusetts
  • 1965-08-05 Jeff Coffin, American musician (Bela Fleck & the Flecktones), born in Massachusetts
  • 1965-10-04 Micky Ward, American boxer (WBU light welterweight champion 2000; famous Arturo Gatti fight trilogy), born in Lowell, Massachusetts
  • 1965-10-10 Rebecca Pidgeon, British-American actress, singer and songwriter, born in Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • 1965-12-14 Ken Hill, American MLB pitcher (Montreal Expos), born in Lynn, Massachusetts
  • 1966-01-25 John Velyvis, American rower & surgeon (Olympics 1996), born in North Adams, Massachusetts
  • 1966-02-22 Rachel Dratch, American actress & comedienne, born in Lexington, Massachusetts
  • 1966-02-27 Pete Smith, American baseball player (Atlanta Braves, NY Mets), born in Abington, Massachusetts
  • 1966-03-03 Wendy Fletcher, WPVA volleyballer (National-5th-1993), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1966-03-09 Michael Patrick MacDonald, Irish-American activist against crime and violence and author (All Souls: A Family Story From Southie), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1966-03-25 Tom Glavine, American baseball pitcher (Atlanta Braves, Cy Young 1991), born in Concord, Massachusetts
  • 1966-07-19 Nancy Carell [Walls], American actress (Saturday Night Live), born in Cohasset, Massachusetts
  • 1966-09-27 Stephanie D Wilson, astronaut, born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1966-10-31 Mike O'Malley, American actor (The Mike O'Malley Show), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1967-01-31 Fat Mike [Michael Burkett], American musician (NOFX), born in Newton, Massachusetts
  • 1967-03-06 Connie Britton, American actress (Spin City, Friday Night Lights), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1967-03-09 Eric Flaim, American short track skater (Olympics silver 1988, 94), born in Pembroke, Massachusetts
  • 1967-04-13 Dana Barros, American NBA guard (Boston Celtics), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1967-04-24 Pamela Bustin, American field hockey defender (Olympics 1996), born in Somerset, 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
  • 1967-09-06 Amy Lynn Baxter, American actress and model (Penthouse Pet 1990), born in Plymouth, Massachusetts
  • 1967-09-18 Ricky Bell, American rock vocalist (New Edition, Bell Biv Devoe), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1967-10-01 Scott Young, US Hockey Hall of Fame right wing (1,181 NHL games; Pittsburgh Penguins, Colorado Avalanche), born in Clinton, 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
  • 1967-12-22 Mike Sullivan, NFL center (Tampa Bay Bucs), born in Marshfield, Massachusetts
  • 1968-01-08 Paul Carey, American baseball infielder (Baltimore Orioles), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1968-01-20 Fantastic Negrito [Xavier Dphrepaulezz], American blues singer-songwriter (The Last Days of Oakland; Please Don't Be Dead), born in Great Barrington, Massachusetts
  • 1968-02-27 Mike Sullivan, American NHL center (Calgary Flames), born in Marshfield, Massachusetts
  • 1968-04-14 Anthony Michael Hall, American actor (SNL, Breakfast Club), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1968-05-16 Ralph Tresvant, American singer (New Edition), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1968-05-27 Jeff Bagwell, American Baseball Hall of Fame infielder (MLB All-Star 1994, 96, 97, 99; NL MVP 1994; Gold Glove Award 1994; Houston Astros), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1968-06-04 Scott Wolf, actor (Broken Arrow, Party of 5), born in Boston, Massachusetts

Person of interestBill Burr

1968-06-10 Bill Burr, American comedian and podcaster (F Is for Family, I'm Sorry You Feel That Way), born in Canton, Massachusetts

Comedian and Podcaster Bill Burr
Comedian and Podcaster
Bill Burr
  • 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
  • 1968-08-28 Tom Fitzgerald, American NHL right wing (Florida Panthers), born in Billerica, Massachusetts
  • 1968-09-11 Kay Hanley, American musician (Letters to Cleo), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1968-10-12 Mike Trombley, American pitcher (Minnesota Twins), born in Springfield, Massachusetts
  • 1968-11-29 Jonathan Knight, American pop singer (New Kids on the Block), born in Worcester, Massachusetts
  • 1969-02-04 Joe Sacco, American NHL right wing (Anaheim Mighty Ducks), born in Medford, Massachusetts
  • 1969-02-05 Bobby Brown, American singer-songwriter ("My Prerogative"), born in Roxbury, Massachusetts
  • 1969-05-14 Danny Wood, American musician (New Kids), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1969-05-17 Paige Turco, actress (Melanie-Guiding Light), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1969-06-13 Jamie Walters, American actor and singer (The Heights, Beverly Hills 90210), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1969-06-30 Kristina Farrar Stookey, American 470 sailor (Olympic 4th 1996), born in Martha Vineyard, Massachusetts
  • 1969-08-17 Donald E Wahlberg Jr, American 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, American actor (Andy Dixon-As the World Turns), born in Newton, Massachusetts

Person of interestNancy Kerrigan

1969-10-12 Nancy Kerrigan, American figure skater (Olympic silver 1994), born in Stoneham, Massachusetts

Figure Skater Nancy Kerrigan
Figure Skater
Nancy Kerrigan
  • 1969-10-29 Peter Breen, American dance skater, born in Brockton, Massachusetts

Person of interestEllen Pompeo

1969-11-10 Ellen Pompeo, American actress (Grey's Anatomy), born in Everett, Massachusetts

Actress Ellen Pompeo
Actress
Ellen Pompeo
  • 1970-01-17 Jeremy Roenick, American NHL center (Team USA, Blackhawks, Coyotes), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1970-01-23 Mark Wohlers, American baseball pitcher (Atlanta Braves), born in Holyoke, Massachusetts
  • 1970-03-27 Anthony Prior, American NFL cornerback (NY Jets, Minnesota Vikings), born in Lowell, Massachusetts
  • 1970-03-28 Jason B Gailes, American rower (Olympic silver 1996), born in Dighton, Massachusetts
  • 1970-04-10 Mike Mushok, American rock guitarist (Staind; Newsted; Saint Asonia), born in Ludlow, Massachusetts
  • 1970-04-11 Joe Vitiello, infielder (KC Royals), born in Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • 1970-04-18 Rico Brogna, American MLB baseball player (Detroit Tigers), born in Turners Falls, Massachusetts

Person of interestUma Thurman

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

Actress Uma Thurman
Actress
Uma Thurman
  • 1970-05-03 Ted Crowley, American hockey defenseman (Olympics 1994), born in Concord, Massachusetts
  • 1970-06-02 Marty Mcinnis, American NHL left wing (NY Islanders), born in Weymouth, Massachusetts
  • 1970-07-31 David Sacco, NHL left wing (Olympics 1994, Anaheim Mighty Ducks), born in Malden, Massachusetts
  • 1970-08-02 Tony Amonte, American NHL right wing (Chicago Blackhawks, USA), born in Hingham, Massachusetts

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Famous Deaths