New Jersey in History (Part 8)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 701 - 800 of 816

  • 1971-12-19 Jennifer Dore, American rower (Olympic 4th 1996), born in Kearny, New Jersey
  • 1972-01-01 Barron Miles, American Canadian Football Hall of Fame defensive back and coach (Montreal Alouettes, BC Lions), born in Roselle, New Jersey
  • 1972-01-20 Alcides Catanho, American NFL outside linebacker (NE Patriots), born in Elizabeth, New Jersey

Person of interestMichael Chang

1972-02-22 Michael Chang, American tennis player, coach (French Open 1989), born in Hoboken, New Jersey

Tennis Player and French Open Champion Michael Chang
Tennis Player and French Open Champion
Michael Chang

Person of interestShaquille O'Neal

1972-03-06 Shaquille O'Neal, American Basketball Hall of Fame center (4-time NBA champion, 3-time NBA Finals MVP, Olympic gold 1996), born in Newark, New Jersey

Basketball Player Shaquille O'Neal
Basketball Player
Shaquille O'Neal
  • 1972-03-13 Brian Saxton, NFL tight end (NY Giants), born in Whippany, New Jersey
  • 1972-03-18 Reince Priebus [Rheinhold Priebus], American lawyer and political opertative (Trump Chief of Staff (Jan-Jul 2017), born in Dover, New Jersey
  • 1972-03-21 Chris Candido, American professional wrestler, born in Edison, New Jersey (d. 2005)
  • 1972-04-11 Balls Mahoney [Jonathan Rechner], American professional wrestler, born in Spring Lake Heights, New Jersey (d. 2016)
  • 1972-05-21 Liliko Ogasawara, middleweight judoka (Olympics 1996), born in Englewood, New Jersey
  • 1972-07-08 Jay Bellamy, American NFL safety (Seattle Seahawks), born in Perth Amboy, New Jersey
  • 1972-07-17 Eric Williams, American NBA forward (Denver Nuggets, Boston Celtics), born in Newark, New Jersey
  • 1972-07-20 Vitamin C [Colleen Ann Fitzpatrick], American singer and actress, born in Old Bridge, New Jersey
  • 1972-12-07 'Sunny' Tammy Lynn Sytch, American professional wrestler (WWF), born in Matawan, New Jersey
  • 1973-02-14 George Hegamin, American football offensive lineman (Dallas Cowboys, Frankfurt Galaxy), born in Camden, New Jersey
  • 1973-04-18 James "Jamie" Koven, American rower (Olympic 5th 1996), born in Morristown, New Jersey
  • 1973-06-14 Michael Cade, American actor (Sylvester Winkle-California Dreams), born in New Jersey
  • 1973-06-21 Frank Vogel, American basketball head coach (LA Lakers 2019, Indiana Pacers 2011-16; Orlando Magic 2016-18), born in Wildwood Crest, New Jersey
  • 1973-08-01 Gregg Berhalter, American soccer defender (Olympic gold 1996), born in Englewood, New Jersey
  • 1973-08-02 Kia Goodwin, American actress (Tiffany Holloway-227), born in Livingston, New Jersey
  • 1973-08-10 Jessica Grieco, cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Englewood, New Jersey
  • 1973-08-14 Wayne Chrebet, American NFL wide receiver (NY Jets), born in Garfield, New Jersey
  • 1973-11-19 Savion Glover, American dancer and choreographer (Bring in 'da Noise), born in Newark, New Jersey

Person of interestDerek Jeter

1974-06-26 Derek Jeter, American baseball shortstop (NY Yankees, Rookie of Year 1996), born in Pequannock, New Jersey

Baseball Player Derek Jeter
Baseball Player
Derek Jeter
  • 1974-07-27 Pete Yorn, American musician (Musicforthemorningafter), born in Pompton Plains, New Jersey
  • 1974-12-29 Tom Knight, American football cornerback (Arizona Cardinals), born in Summit, New Jersey

Person of interestZach Braff

1975-04-06 Zach Braff, American actor (Dr. John Dorian-Scrubs), born in South Orange, New Jersey

Actor Zach Braff
Actor
Zach Braff
  • 1975-05-03 DulĂ© Hill, American actor (The West Wing), born in Orange, New Jersey

Person of interestLauryn Hill

1975-05-26 Lauryn Hill, American singer-songwriter (The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill), born in East Orange, New Jersey

Singer-Songwriter Lauryn Hill
Singer-Songwriter
Lauryn Hill
  • 1975-06-27 Ace Darling [Michael Maraldo], American professional wrestler, born in Wildwood, New Jersey
  • 1975-08-07 Alshermond Singleton, American NFL linebacker (Tampa Bay Buccaneers), born in Newark, New Jersey
  • 1975-11-08 Brevin Knight, NBA guard (Cleveland Cavaliers), born in Livingston, New Jersey
  • 1975-11-08 Tara Reid, American actress, born in Wyckoff, New Jersey
  • 1975-12-14 Tamecka Dixon, American WNBA guard (LA Sparks), born in Linden, New Jersey
  • 1976-01-06 Danny Pintauro, American actor (Jonathan-Who's the Boss), born in Milltown, New Jersey
  • 1976-01-15 Dorian Missick, American actor, born in East Orange, New Jersey
  • 1976-04-16 Dan Kellner, American fencer, born in Livingston, New Jersey
  • 1976-05-14 Terrance Cauthen, lightweight boxer (Olympic bronze 1996), born in Trenton, New Jersey
  • 1976-07-08 Staci Wilson, soccer defender (Olympics 1996), born in Livingston, New Jersey
  • 1977-02-26 Tim Thomas, American NBA forward (Philadelphia 76ers), born in Paterson, New Jersey
  • 1977-03-02 Heather McComb, American actress (Ray Donovan, Prison Break), born in Lakewood Township, New Jersey

Person of interestGerard Way

1977-04-09 Gerard Way, American singer-songwriter (My Chemical Romance - "Welcome To The Black Parade"), born in Summit, New Jersey

Singer-Songwriter Gerard Way
Singer-Songwriter
Gerard Way

Person of interestKal Penn

1977-04-23 Kal Penn, American actor (Dr. Lawrence Kutner-House, The Namesake) and civil servant, born in Montclair, New Jersey

Actor Kal Penn
Actor
Kal Penn
  • 1977-08-08 Robert Randolph, American pedal steel guitarist (Robert Randolph and the Family Band), born in Irvington, New Jersey
  • 1978-01-06 Casey Fossum, American baseball player, born in Cherry Hill, New Jersey
  • 1978-01-14 Just Blaze [Justin Smith], American hip hop producer, born in Paterson, New Jersey
  • 1978-02-26 John Tartaglia, Broadway performer & "Muppeteer", born in Maple Shade, New Jersey
  • 1978-05-12 Jason Biggs, American actor (American Pie), born in Pompton Plains, New Jersey

Person of interestZoe Saldana

1978-06-19 Zoe Saldana, American actress (Avatar, Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl), born in Passaic, New Jersey

Actress Zoe Saldana
Actress
Zoe Saldana
  • 1978-10-10 Jodi Lyn O'Keefe, American actress (Cassidy-Nash Bridges), born in Cliffwood Beach, New Jersey
  • 1978-12-02 Jason Collins, American basketball canter (first openly gay athlete to play in any major North American pro sports league), born in Northridge, California
  • 1979-04-09 Keshia Knight Pulliam, American actress (The Cosby Show - "Rudy"; Tyler Perry's House of Payne - "Miranda"), born in Newark, New Jersey
  • 1979-06-12 Wil Horneff, American actor (Ghost in the Machine, Sandlot), born in Englewood, New Jersey
  • 1979-09-16 Bobby Korecky, American MLB baseball player, born in Hillside, New Jersey
  • 1979-09-23 Bryant McKinnie, NFL Offensive Tackle (Minnesota Vikings), born in Woodbury, New Jersey
  • 1979-10-12 Jordan Pundik, American singer (New Found Glory), born in Englewood, New Jersey
  • 1979-11-26 B.J. Averell, American reality television contestant (The Amazing Race 9), born in Camden, New Jersey
  • 1980-01-03 David Tyree, American NFL wide receiver and executive (Pro Bowl 2005; Super Bowl 2007; NY Giants), born in Livingston, New Jersey
  • 1980-04-01 Bryan Buffinton, actor (Bill Lewis Jr-Guiding Light), born in Ridgewood, New Jersey
  • 1980-04-03 Trevor Moore, American actor and comedian (The Whitest Kids U' Know), born in Montclair, New Jersey
  • 1980-05-02 Troy Murphy, American basketball player, born in Morristown, New Jersey
  • 1980-06-23 Melissa Rauch, actress (The Big Bang Theory), born in Marlboro Township, New Jersey
  • 1980-06-29 Martin Truex Jr, American auto racer (Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series champion 2017), born in Mayetta, New Jersey
  • 1980-08-29 Chris Simms, American NFL quarterback (Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Tennessee Titans, Denver Broncos), born in Ridgewood, New Jersey
  • 1980-08-29 David West, American basketball player, born in Teaneck, New Jersey
  • 1980-09-10 [Michael] Mikey Way, American musician (My Chemical Romance), born in Kearny, New Jersey
  • 1981-01-10 Brian Joo, Korean-American K-pop and R&B singer (Fly to the Sky), born in Absecon, New Jersey

Person of interestJared Kushner

1981-01-10 Jared Kushner, American real estate developer and advisor to Donald Trump, born in Livingston, New Jersey

Son-in-law and Adviser to Donald Trump Jared Kushner
Son-in-law and Adviser to Donald Trump
Jared Kushner
  • 1981-04-10 Michael Pitt, American actor (The Dreamers), born in West Orange, New Jersey
  • 1981-08-24 Mercedes Scelba-Shorte, American model, born in New Jersey
  • 1981-09-25 Jason Bergmann, American baseball player, born in Neptune City, New Jersey
  • 1981-09-26 Christina Milian, American actress and singer, born in Jersey City, New Jersey
  • 1981-10-12 Tom Guiry, American actor (The Sandlot), born in Tom's River, New Jersey
  • 1981-10-31 Frank Iero, American musician (My Chemical Romance, Leathermouth, Pencey Prep; founder of Skeleton Crew), born in Belleville, New Jersey
  • 1982-01-07 Lauren Cohan, English-American actress (The Walking Dead), born in Cherry Hill, New Jersey

Person of interestKirsten Dunst

1982-04-30 Kirsten Dunst, American actress (Interview with the Vampire, Spider-Man), born in Point Pleasant, New Jersey

Actress Kirsten Dunst
Actress
Kirsten Dunst
  • 1982-06-11 Johnny Candido, American professional wrestler, born in Spring Lake, New Jersey
  • 1982-07-07 Mike Glita, American bassist (Senses Fail), born in Livingston, New Jersey
  • 1982-07-28 Tom Pelphrey, American actor, born in Howell Township, New Jersey
  • 1982-08-19 Melissa Fumero [Gallo], American actress (Brooklyn Nine-Nine), born in Lyndhurst, New Jersey
  • 1982-08-23 Scott Palguta, American soccer player, born in Toms River, New Jersey
  • 1983-07-04 Ben Jorgensen, American musician, born in Teaneck, New Jersey
  • 1983-09-08 Wali Lundy, American NFL football player, born in New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • 1984-03-12 Shareefa [Faradah Cooper], American R&B singer, born in Newark, New Jersey
  • 1985-01-02 Heather O'Reilly, American soccer midfielder (231 caps; FIFA Women's World Cup 2015; Olympic gold 2004, 08, 12), born in East Brunswick, New Jersey
  • 1985-02-02 Melody Gardot, American jazz singer, born in New Jersey
  • 1985-02-21 Bob Burton, American speedcuber, born in Newark, New Jersey
  • 1985-04-25 Jonathan Halyalkar, American actor (Billy-Who's the Boss), born in Ramsey, New Jersey

Person of interestAshley Tisdale

1985-07-02 Ashley Tisdale, American actress and singer (High School Musical), born in Monmouth County, New Jersey

Actress and Singer Ashley Tisdale
Actress and Singer
Ashley Tisdale
  • 1985-07-27 Lou Taylor Pucci, American actor (Thumbsucker), born in Seaside Heights, New Jersey
  • 1985-09-09 J.R. Smith, American basketball player, born in Freehold, New Jersey
  • 1985-12-05 Frankie Muniz, American actor (Malcolm in the Middle), born in Wood-Ridge, New Jersey
  • 1986-01-14 Gary Brolsma, American internet celebrity (Numa Numa), born in Saddle Brook, New Jersey
  • 1986-09-11 Dwayne Jarrett, American football player, born in New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • 1986-10-25 Eddie Gaven, American footballer (Columbus Crew), born in Hamilton Township, New Jersey
  • 1987-01-11 Scotty Cranmer, US professional BMX rider, born in Jackson Township, New Jersey
  • 1987-02-01 Giuseppe Rossi, Italian-American soccer forward (30 caps Italy; Villarreal), born in Teaneck, New Jersey
  • 1987-04-03 Julie Sokolow, American film director and musician, born in Holmdel, New Jersey
  • 1987-06-16 Ali Stroker, American actress and singer, first actress to appear in a wheelchair on Broadway and win a Tony award, born in Ridgewood, New Jersey
  • 1987-07-31 Michael Bradley, American soccer defender (USA 150 caps; Borussia Mönchengladbach), born in Princeton, New Jersey

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