New York City in History (Part 17)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1601 - 1,700 of 1,829

  • 1965-05-28 Christa Miller, American actress (Kate-Drew Carey Show), born in NYC, New York

Person of interestBrooke Shields

1965-05-31 Brooke Shields, American model/actress (Blue Lagoon, Suddenly Susan), born in NYC, New York

Supermodel & Actress Brooke Shields
Supermodel & Actress
Brooke Shields
  • 1965-06-08 Rob Pilatus, American-German model, dancer, and de-frocked Grammy Award winner (Milli Vanilli - "Girl You Know It's True"), born in NYC, New York (d. 1998)
  • 1965-07-08 Corey Parker, American actor (How I Got into College, Roger-Eddie Dodd), born in NYC, New York
  • 1965-07-26 Jeremy Piven, American actor and producer (Entourage, Serendipity), born in NYC, New York
  • 1965-08-19 Kevin Dillon, actor (Heaven Help Us, Platoon), born in NYC, New York
  • 1965-08-19 Kyra Sedgwick, American actress (Phenomenon, Singles, The Closer), born in New York City

Person of interestCharlie Sheen

1965-09-03 Charlie Sheen [Carlos Estévez], American actor (Wall St, Platoon), born in NYC, New York

  • 1965-09-27 Alexis Stewart, American radio personality, born in New York City
  • 1965-11-11 Brian Wilson, American murderer (FBI Most Wanted List), born in NYC, New York
  • 1965-11-20 Mike D[iamond], American rap vocalist (Beastie Boys-You Gotta Fight), born in NYC, New York
  • 1965-11-22 R Duncan Douglas, American biathlete (Olympics 1994), born in NYC, New York
  • 1965-11-29 Neill Barry, American actor (Old Enough, Heat), born in NYC, New York
  • 1965-11-30 Ben Stiller, American actor (Ben Stiller Show, Next of Kin, Cable Guy), born in NYC, New York
  • 1966-01-05 Kate Schellenbach, American musician (Luscious Jackson), born in NYC, New York
  • 1966-02-11 Stephen Gregory, American actor (Chase-Young & Restless), born in New York City, New York
  • 1966-02-25 Tea Leoni, American actress (Flying Blind, Madam Secretary), born in NYC, New York
  • 1966-03-10 Stephen Mailer, American actor (Red Meat, League of Their Own, War & Love), born in NYC, New York

Person of interestCynthia Nixon

1966-04-09 Cynthia Nixon, American actress (Sex and the City), born in NYC, New York

Actress Cynthia Nixon
Actress
Cynthia Nixon
  • 1966-05-01 Charlie Schlatter, American actor (18 Again, Heartbreak Hotel), born in NYC, New York
  • 1966-05-22 Kenny Hickey, American guitarist (Type O Negative), born in NYC, New York
  • 1966-06-17 Jason Patric, American actor (Lost Boys, Solar Babies), born in NYC, New York

Person of interestJ. J. Abrams

1966-06-27 J. J. Abrams, American writer, producer and director (Lost, Star Wars: the Force Awakens), born in NYC, New York

Director, Producer and Writer J. J. Abrams
Director, Producer and Writer
J. J. Abrams
  • 1966-07-15 Kristoff St John, American actor (Adam-Generations, Young & Restless), born in NYC, New York
  • 1966-07-25 Christine C. Quinn, American Democratic Party politician and Speaker of the New York City Council, born in Glen Cove, New York
  • 1966-10-31 Ad-Rock [Adam Horovitz], American rocker (Beastie Boys), born in NYC, New York
  • 1966-12-17 Christopher A. Wray, American lawyer, F.B.I. Director (2017-), born in NYC, New York
  • 1966-12-19 Robert MacNaughton, American actor (ET), born in NYC, New York
  • 1966-12-29 Jason Gould, American actor and singer, son of actor Elliott Gould and singer and actress Barbra Streisand, born in NYC, New York
  • 1967-01-10 Trini Alvarado, American actress (Frighteners), born in NYC, New York
  • 1967-01-15 Lisa Lisa [Velez], American rock vocalist (Lisa Lisa & Cult Jam), born in NYC, New York
  • 1967-01-18 MC Tab [Sharon Richard], American rapper, born in NYC, New York
  • 1967-03-04 Juli Furtado, American mountain cyclist (world champ-1991, 92), born in NYC, New York
  • 1967-04-04 Juliana "Juli" Furtado, American cyclist (Olympics 10th 1996), born in NYC, New York
  • 1967-05-22 Brooke Smith, American actress (Grey's Anatomy - Dr. Erica Hahn), born in NYC, New York
  • 1967-06-03 Anderson Cooper, American reporter and TV presenter (CNN), born in New York City
  • 1967-07-20 Reed Diamond, American actor, born in New York City
  • 1967-07-31 Elizabeth Wurtzel, American author (Prozac Nation), born in NYC, New York (d. 2020)
  • 1967-08-15 Peter Hermann, American actor (Beautiful People), born in NYC, New York
  • 1967-10-10 Jonathan Littell, French-American writer (The Kindly Ones), born in NYC, New York
  • 1967-10-21 John Flaherty, American baseball catcher (Tampa Bay Devil Rays, New York Yankees) and broadcaster (YES Network, NY Yankees), born in NYC, New York
  • 1967-11-05 Judy Reyes, Dominican American actress (Scrubs), born in NYC, New York
  • 1967-11-20 Alex Arias, American infielder (Florida Marlins), born in NYC, New York
  • 1967-12-01 Nestor Carbonell, American actor (Luis-Suddenly Susan), born in NYC, New York
  • 1967-12-13 Jenn Thompson, American actor (Dee-Harper Valley PTA), born in NYC, New York
  • 1968-01-05 Carl Evans, American actor (Guiding Light), born in NYC, New York
  • 1968-01-10 Lyle Menendez, American author accused of killing his parents (Menendez Brothers), born in NYC, New York
  • 1968-01-11 Sharon Brown, American actress (Chantal-Generations), born in NYC, New York
  • 1968-03-13 Christopher Collett, American actor (Manhattan Project), born in NYC, New York
  • 1968-04-05 Tasia Valenza, American actress (All My Children), born in NYC, New York
  • 1968-04-08 Patricia Arquette, American actress (Boyhood, True Romance), born in NYC, New York
  • 1968-06-14 Yasmine Bleeth, American actress (Ryan's Hope, 1 Life to Live, Baywatch), born in NYC, New York
  • 1968-07-08 Michael Weatherly, American actor (Cooper Alden-The City/Loving), born in NYC, New York
  • 1968-09-16 Marc Anthony [Marco Antonio Muñiz], American sala singer-songwriter, born in NYC, New York
  • 1968-09-21 Ricki Lake, actress (Hairspray), talk show host (Ricki), born in NYC, New York
  • 1968-10-12 Adam Rich, American actor (Nicholas-8 is Enough, Code Red, Gun Shy), born in NYC, New York
  • 1968-10-29 Grayson McCouch, American actor (Morgan Winthrop-Another World), born in NYC, New York
  • 1968-11-28 Jonathan Brown, American rower (Olympic 5th 1996), born in NYC, New York
  • 1968-12-22 Dina Meyer, American film & television actress, born in Forest Hills, New York City
  • 1969-01-20 Melissa Rivers, American TV hostess (MTV, CBS Morning News), born in NYC, New York
  • 1969-02-14 Roy Barker, American NFL defensive end (Minnesota Vikings, SF 49ers), born in NYC, New York
  • 1969-03-06 Andrea Elson, American actress (Lynn-Alf, Alice-Whiz Kids), born in NYC, New York
  • 1969-04-01 Traci Lin-Tavi, American actress (Ryan's Hope, F/X, Fright Night 2), born in NYC, New York
  • 1969-04-18 Keith DeCandido, American sci-fi author (Star Trek), born in NYC, New York
  • 1969-04-25 Gina Torres, American actress (Firefly, Suits), born in NYC, New York
  • 1969-05-16 Tracey Gold, American actress (Carol-Growing Pains, Incredible Sunday), born in NYC, New York
  • 1969-05-25 Stacy London, American stylist and fashion consultant (What Not To Wear), born in NYC, New York
  • 1969-05-29 Anthony Azizi, American actor (Idris-Lost, Eagle Eye), born in NYC, New York
  • 1969-06-11 Matt McGrath, American actor, born in New York City
  • 1969-06-12 Mathieu Schneider, American NHL defenseman (NY Islanders, Toronto), born in NYC, New York
  • 1969-06-28 Tichina Arnold, American actress, born in Queens, NYC, New York
  • 1969-06-29 Ilan Mitchell-Smith, American academic and actor (Weird Science), born in NYC, New York
  • 1969-07-05 RZA [Robert Fitzgerald Diggs], American rapper (Wu-Tang Clan), born in NYC, New York
  • 1969-08-18 Christian Slater, American actor (Robin Hood, Untamed Heart, Heathers), born in New York City, New York
  • 1969-08-23 Jeremy Schaap, American sportswriter, born in NYC, New York
  • 1969-09-07 Jimmy Urine [Euringer], American electro-punk singer (Mindless Self Indulgence), born in NYC, New York
  • 1969-09-09 Sean Rooks, American basketball center (LA Lakers), born in New York City, New York
  • 1969-09-20 Victoria Dillard, American actress (Spin City), born in NYC, New York

Person of interestPuff Daddy

1969-11-04 Puff Daddy [Sean Combs], American rapper and record producer (Come To Me; I'll Be Missing You), born in NYC, New York

Rapper Puff Daddy
Rapper
Puff Daddy
  • 1969-11-06 Colson Whitehead, American writer (The Intuitionist, The Underground Railroad), born in NYC, New York
  • 1969-11-11 Damion Easley, American infielder (California Angels), born in NYC, New York

Person of interestJay-Z

1969-12-04 Jay-Z [Shawn Carter], American rapper and record producer (Reasonable Doubt, The Blueprint), born in Brooklyn, New York City

Rapper & Record Producer Jay-Z
Rapper & Record Producer
Jay-Z
  • 1969-12-09 Jakob Dylan, American musician (The Wallflowers), son of Bob Dylan, born in New York City
  • 1969-12-11 Sean Grande, American sportscaster, born in NYC, New York
  • 1970-01-04 Chris Kanyon, American pro wrestler (WCW/WWF World Tag Team C'ship), born in Sunnyside, New York City (d. 2010)
  • 1970-01-06 Julie Chen, American television presenter, born in NYC, New York
  • 1970-02-27 Michael A. Burstein, American writer, born in New York City
  • 1970-06-13 Rivers Cuomo, American musician (Weezer), born in NYC, New York
  • 1970-08-23 Lawrence Frank, American head coach, born in NYC, New York
  • 1970-10-13 Serena Altschul, American broadcast journalist, born in NYC, New York
  • 1970-11-16 Martha Plimpton, American actress (Goonies, Mosquito Coast), born in NYC, New York
  • 1970-11-20 Joe Zaso, American actor, born in Queens, New York City
  • 1970-12-04 Kevin Sussman, American actor (Ugly Betty, The Big Bang Theory), born in NYC, New York

Person of interestMary J. Blige

1971-01-11 Mary J. Blige, American R&B singer-songwriter (Be Without You) and actress (I Can Do Bad All By Myself), born in NYC, New York

Singer-songwriter Mary J. Blige
Singer-songwriter
Mary J. Blige
  • 1971-01-19 Shawn Wayans, American actor (In Living Color), born in NYC, New York

Person of interestMariah Carey

1971-03-27 Mariah Carey, American pop singer-songwriter ("Without You"; "All I Want For Christmas Is You"; "Hero"; "We Belong Together"), born in Huntington, Long Island, New York

Singer Mariah Carey
Singer
Mariah Carey
  • 1971-05-03 Damon Dash, American entrepreneur and label executive (Roc-A-Fella Records), born in NYC, New York
  • 1971-05-14 Sofia Coppola, American director (Lost in Translation), born in NYC, New York
  • 1971-05-28 Nick Bravin, American fencer-foil (Olympics 1996), born in NYC, New York
  • 1971-06-18 Mara Hobel, American actress (Mommie Dearest), born in NYC, New York

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