Kansas City, MO in History (Part 2)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

  • 1981-12-14 Shaun Marcum, American baseball player, born in Kansas City, Missouri
  • 1981-12-21 Frankie Abernathy, American actress (The Real World: San Diego), born in Kansas City, Missouri (d. 2007)
  • 1981-12-25 Katie Wright, American actress, born in Kansas City, Missouri

Person of interestMisty Copeland

1982-09-10 Misty Copeland, American ballerina (1st African American Principal Dancer at American Ballet Theatre), born in Kansas City Missouri

Ballet Dancer Misty Copeland
Ballet Dancer
Misty Copeland
  • 1982-09-19 Columbus Short, American actor and choreographer, born in Kansas City, Missouri
  • 1983-04-19 Alberto Callaspo, Venezuelan baseball player (Kansas City Royals), born in Maracay, Venezuela
  • 1986-04-18 Billy Butler, American baseball player (Kansas City Royals), born in Orange Park, Florida

Famous Deaths