Missouri in History (Part 3)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 201 - 283 of 283

  • 1949-06-14 Rochelle Firestone, actress (Hellhole), born in Kansas City, Missouri

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1949-09-04 Tom Watson, golfer (British Open 1975, 77, 80, 82, 83), born in Kansas City, Missouri

Golfer Tom Watson
Golfer
Tom Watson
  • 1949-12-15 Don Johnson, Flatt Creek, Missouri, American actor (Miami Vice, Nash Bridges)
  • 1951-01-12 Rush Limbaugh, Girardeau Missouri, American right wing radio personality
  • 1951-03-13 Fred Berry, actor (Rerun-What's Happening), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1951-05-20 Thomas D Akers, American former astronaut (STS 41, 49, 61, 79), born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • 1951-07-09 Chris Cooper, American actor (Thousand Pieces of Gold, Matewan), born in Kansas City, Missouri
  • 1951-07-23 Edie McClurg, actress (Cinderella-1985, Hogan Family), born in Kansas City, Missouri
  • 1951-09-05 Patti McGuire, American model and television producer, born in Dexter, Missouri
  • 1951-10-16 Alan Wheat, (Rep-D-Missouri, 1983- )
  • 1951-11-14 Sandahl Bergman, KC Missouri, actress (Conan, All that Jazz)
  • 1952-02-12 Michael McDonald, rock keyboardist/vocals (Doobie Brothers), born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • 1952-04-16 Peter Westbrook, US fencer (Olympic bronze 88, 92, 96), born in St Louis, Missouri

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1952-06-20 John Goodman, actor (Dan Conner-Roseanne, Babe), born in St Louis, Missouri

  • 1952-07-17 Nicolette Larson, rock vocalist (Twins, Lotta Love), born in Kansas City, Missouri (d. 1997)

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1953-07-11 Leon Spinks, heavyweight boxing champ (1978, Olympic gold 1976), born in St. Louis, Missouri

Heavyweight Boxing Champion Leon Spinks
Heavyweight Boxing Champion
Leon Spinks
  • 1953-07-24 Claire McCaskill, American politician, junior senator from Missouri
  • 1953-12-02 Jay Dean Haas, PGA golfer (1978 Andy Williams-San Diego), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1954-06-17 Mark Linn-Baker, American actor (Perfect Strangers), born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • 1954-06-19 Kathleen Turner, American actress (Accidental Tourist, Jewel of Nile), born in Springfield, Missouri
  • 1954-10-09 Scott Bakula, actor (Quantum Leap, Gung Ho, Murphy Brown), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1956-02-22 Amy Alcott, LPGA golfer (1983 Nabisco Dinah Shore), born in Kansas City, Missouri
  • 1956-10-18 Jim Talent, Des Peres, Missouri, American politician (Rep-R-Missouri)

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1957-01-30 Payne Stewart, American PGA golfer (1983 Walt Disney), born in Springfield, Missouri (d. 1999)

  • 1957-07-19 Cathy Reynolds, LPGA golfer (1981 Golden Lights), born in Kansas City, Missouri
  • 1957-10-27 Jeff East, American actor (Huckleberry Finn, Superman), born in Kansas City, Missouri
  • 1958-02-12 Ruth Guerri, playmate (July, 1983), born in St Louis, Missouri

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1958-03-14 Danny Meyer, American restaurateur (Shake Shack, Union Square Cafe), born in St. Louis, Missouri

Restaurateur and Founder of Shake Shack Danny Meyer
Restaurateur and Founder of Shake Shack
Danny Meyer
  • 1958-10-10 J Eddie Peck, Joplin Missouri, actor (Bold & Beautiful-Cole Howard)
  • 1958-10-17 France ice hockey forward (Canada, Oly-98), born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • 1958-10-18 Hal Haenel, star sailor (Olympics-8th-1988, 92, 96), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1959-01-22 Linda Blair, American actress (Exorcist, Chained Heat, Savage St), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1959-05-07 Robin L Freeman, PGA golfer (1993 Northern Telecom-3rd), born in Saint Charles, Missouri
  • 1959-09-05 Tom Pernice Jr, American professional golfer, born in Kansas City, Missouri
  • 1959-09-23 Heather Drew, LPGA golfer (1987 Henredon Classic-5th), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1959-10-03 Jack Wagner, American singer and actor (General Hospital, Melrose Place), born in Washington, Missouri
  • 1960-05-27 Ray Armsetad, 4X400 runner (Olympic gold 1984), born in Kirksville, Missouri
  • 1960-07-02 Julia Montgomery, American actress (One Life to Live, Revenge of the Nerds), born in Kansas City, Missouri
  • 1960-08-26 Ola Ray, playmate (Jun, 1980)/actress (Thriller), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1960-10-17 James Patrick Delsing, American PGA golfer (1993 New England-2nd), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1961-12-11 Mike Henneman, pitcher (Texas Rangers), born in Saint Charles, Missouri

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1962-02-11 Sheryl Crow, American singer-songwriter (All I Want to Do-Grammy 1995), born in Kennett, Missouri

Singer-songwriter Sheryl Crow
Singer-songwriter
Sheryl Crow
  • 1962-06-03 Connie Price-Smith, discus thrower (Oly-5th-96), born in Saint Charles, Missouri
  • 1962-07-02 Brandel Eugene Chamblee, PGA golfer (1994 Honda-3rd), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1962-07-30 Monique Gabrielle, actress (Flashdance, Night Shift), born in Kansas City, Missouri
  • 1962-08-24 David Koechner, American actor, born in Tipton, Missouri
  • 1963-01-02 David Cone, baseball pitcher (NY Mets/Tor Blue Jays/NY Yankees), born in Kansas City, Missouri
  • 1963-05-24 Ken Ftach, tennis star, born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1964-01-08 Virgil Hill, Missouri, middleweight boxer (Olympic silver 1984)
  • 1964-01-10 Krista Tesreau, actress (Tina-OLTL, Silk Stalkings), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1964-10-02 Sherry Arnett, playmate (Jan, 1986), born in St Louis, Missouri

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1965-02-22 Pat LaFontaine, NHL center (NY Islanders, Buffalo Sabres, NY Rangers), born in St. Louis, Missouri

NHL Star Pat LaFontaine
NHL Star
Pat LaFontaine
  • 1965-03-24 Angela Zuckerman, speed skater (Olympics-1994), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1966-01-25 Paul Ranheim, NHL left wing (Hartford Whalers), born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • 1966-09-24 Bernard Gilkey, outfielder (NY Mets), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1967-06-14 Wendy Lian Williams, US diver (Olympic bronze 88, 92), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1967-07-11 Andy Ashby, pitcher (San Diego Padres), born in Kansas City, Missouri
  • 1967-08-01 Lori Endicott, volleyball setter (Olympics-bronze-92, 96), born in Kansas City, Missouri
  • 1967-09-29 Dave Silvestri, infielder (NY Yankees, Montreal Expos), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1969-01-08 Brian Boehringer, pitcher (NY Yankees), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1969-07-26 Patrick Alfred Bates, PGA golfer (1994 NIKE Dakota Open), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1969-10-06 Robert Person, pitcher (NY Mets), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1970-02-10 Brendan Eppert, speed skater (Olympics-1994), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1970-04-01 Wes Barnett, 238lb (108kg) weightlifter (Oly-6th-92, 96), born in St Joseph, Missouri
  • 1970-04-10 Wesley Barnett, Oly weightlifter (Pan Am-silver-1987), born in St Joseph, Missouri
  • 1970-10-04 Lucy Nusrala, 5k runner, born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1970-10-06 Darren Oliver, American pitcher (Texas Rangers), born in Kansas City, Missouri
  • 1970-11-06 Eric Mueller, American rower (Olympics-silver-1996), born in Kansas City, Missouri
  • 1970-11-20 Matt Blunt, American politician, Governor of Missouri (2005-2009), born in Greene County, Missouri

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1971-03-10 Jon Hamm, American actor (Mad Men - Don Draper), born in St. Louis, Missouri

Actor Jon Hamm
Actor
Jon Hamm
  • 1971-06-08 Amanda Jahn, Miss USA-Missouri (1997)
  • 1972-01-15 Kimberly Anne Massaro, Miss America (Missouri-5th-1997), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1972-02-05 Erin Phillips, Miss America-Missouri (1996), born in Mexico, Missouri,
  • 1972-05-20 Michael Cox, Hannibal Missouri, 1.5k runner
  • 1972-06-09 Wesley Reid Scantlin, American guitarist and singer (Puddle of Mudd), born in Kansas City, Missouri
  • 1972-09-19 Amy Frazier, tennis star, born in St Louis, Missouri

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1972-10-17 Eminem [Marshall Bruce Mathers III], American rapper and movie star (The Real Slim Shady, Stan and 8 Mile), born in St. Joseph , Missouri

Rapper Eminem
Rapper
Eminem
  • 1973-02-07 Billy Baumhoff, soccer midfielder/forward (Oly-gold-96), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1975-03-13 Landon Wilson, NHL right wing (Colorado Avalanche), born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • 1975-12-19 Kristin Folkl, volleyball outside hitter (alt-Oly-96), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1976-04-05 Sterling K. Brown, American actor (The People v. O. J. Simpson, This is Us), born in St. Louis, Missouri

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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
  • 1993-07-26 Taylor Momsen, American singer and actress (Gossip Girl), born in St. Louis, Missouri

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Famous Deaths