The Bronx in History (Part 2)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 101 - 130 of 130

  • 1952-09-13 Karen Wyman, singer (Long & Winding Road), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1952-09-19 Nile Rodgers, rock guitarist (Honeydrippers), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1953-10-30 Kathleen Cody, actress (Charley & the Angel), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1954-01-03 Ross The Boss [Ross Friedman], American guitarist (The Dictators), born in the Bronx, New York

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1954-04-07 Jackie Chan, Hong Kong martial arts actor (Rumble in the Bronx), born in Hong Kong

  • 1954-04-16 Ellen Barkin, actress (Big Easy, Sea of Love), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1954-12-09 Kip Hanrahan, American jazz producer (American ClavĂ©), born in the Bronx, New York
  • 1955-05-25 Connie Selleca, actress (Hotel, Capt America II), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1955-10-15 Tanya Roberts, [Leigh], actress (Charlie's Angels, Sheena), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1956-02-11 Kathleen Beller, actress (Ft Apache the Bronx, Touched), born in Queens, New York
  • 1957-04-13 Saundra Santiago, actress (Gina-Miami Vice), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1957-12-29 Brad Grey, American film and TV producer, Chairman of Paramount Pictures, born in the Bronx, New York (d. 2017)
  • 1959-03-18 Irene Cara, Bronx actress/singer (Fame, DC Cab, Certain Fury), born in NYC, New York
  • 1959-06-10 Eliot Spitzer, American politician (Governor of New York 2007-8), born in the Bronx, New York
  • 1960-07-01 Evelyn "Champagne" King, disco singer (Shame, I'm in Love), born in The Bronx, New York

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1960-11-29 Cathy Moriarty, American actress (Raging Bull, Bless This House), born in The Bronx, New York

  • 1962-06-23 Paul LaGreca, actor (Big Trouble), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1962-11-27 Charlie Benante, rock drummer (Anthrax-Armed & Dangerous), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1963-08-03 Carlo Imperato, actor (Fame), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1964-08-04 B J Surhoff, infielder (Baltimore Orioles), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1965-06-24 Danielle Spencer, actress (Dee Thomas-What's Happening), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1967-01-20 Stacey Dash, actress (Dionne-Clueless), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1967-06-11 John Doherty, American NLB pitcher, born in the Bronx, New York
  • 1968-05-08 Chris Lighty, music executive and manager (Violator), born in The Bronx New York (d. 2012)

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1969-07-24 Jennifer Lopez, actress and pop singer (Selena), born in The Bronx, New York

Singer and Actress Jennifer Lopez
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Jennifer Lopez
  • 1969-12-09 Allison Smith, actress (Jennie-Cagney & Lacey, Kate & Allie), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1972-07-05 Michael Bays, Enrico California, actor (Bronx Zoo, Days of Our Live)
  • 1974-10-19 Joy Bryant, American actress (Parenthood, Antwone Fisher), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1977-01-31 Kerry Washington, American actress (Scandal), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1986-08-29 Lea Michele [Sarfati], American actress and singer (Glee), born in The Bronx, New York

Famous Weddings


Famous Deaths