New York in History (Part 14)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1301 - 1,400 of 1,414

  • 1970-10-10 Helen Louise Goldsby, Miss America (NY-Top 10-1996), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1970-10-22 Steve Campbell, tennis star, born in Buffalo, New York
  • 1970-10-30 Nia Long, American actress (Guiding Light, Made in America, Soul Food), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1970-11-03 Doug Zmolek, NHL defenseman (LA Kings), born in Rochester, New York
  • 1970-11-18 Allen Watson, pitcher (SF Giants), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1970-11-18 Phil Buckman, actor (Slash-Drexell's Class), born in Queens, New York
  • 1970-11-20 Phife Dawg [Malik Taylor] American rapper (A Tribe called Quest), born in Queens, New York (d. 2016
  • 1970-12-12 Jennifer Connelly, American actress (Labyrinth, Requiem for a Dream), born in the Catskill Mountains, New York,
  • 1971-01-09 Elizabeth Punsalan, American ice skater (Oly-15-94), born in Syracuse, New York

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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
  • 1971-02-23 Jason Keller, actor (Jason-Out of the Blue), born in Scarsdale, New York
  • 1971-02-23 Shane Keller, actor (Shane-Out of the Blue), born in Scarsdale, New York
  • 1971-03-09 Emmanuel Lewis, American actor (Webster), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1971-04-28 Bridget Moynahan, American actress, born in Binghamton, New York
  • 1971-05-25 Justin Henry, American actor (Kramer vs Kramer, 16 Candles), born in Rye, New York

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1971-05-30 Idina Menzel, American actress and singer born in Queens, New York

Actress/Singer Idina Menzel
Actress/Singer
Idina Menzel

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1971-06-16 Tupac Shakur, American rapper and actor (Juice, Bullet), born in East Harlem, New York (d. 1996)

Rap Musician and Actor Tupac Shakur
Rap Musician and Actor
Tupac Shakur
  • 1971-06-28 Greg Keagle, pitcher (Detroit Tigers), born in Corning, New York
  • 1971-08-03 Moira C Dunn, LPGA golfer (1995 SAFECO Classic-6th), born in Utica, New York
  • 1971-08-11 Aaron Miller, NHL defenseman (Colorado Avalanche), born in Buffalo, New York
  • 1971-08-30 Joseph Fitzgerald, American team handball center back (Olympics-1996), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1971-09-02 Rich Aurilia, infielder (SF Giants), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1971-09-16 Charlie Fields, American actor (Shannon), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1971-10-18 Tammy Harris, Williamstown NY, Miss America-New York State (1997)
  • 1971-11-27 Kirk Acevedo, American actor (Oz, The Thin Red Line), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1971-12-08 Garvin Alston, pitcher (Colorado Rockies), born in Mt Vernon, New York
  • 1971-12-29 Jay Fiedler, American NFL quarterback (Amsterdam Admirals), born in Long Island, New York
  • 1972-01-19 Drea de Matteo, American actress (Swordfish, The Sopranos), born in Queens, New York
  • 1972-05-28 Cheryl Demkowski, dance skater (& Gregory Maddalone), born in Syracuse, New York
  • 1972-09-19 David Tamburrino, speed skater (Olympics-1994), born in Saratoga Springs, New York
  • 1972-12-11 Francisco Rodriguez, pitcher (Minnesota Twins), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1972-12-19 Alyssa Jane Milano, actress (Samantha-Who's the Boss), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1973-01-07 Robert Dunn, team handball left wing (Olympics-1996), born in Glenn Cove, New York
  • 1973-01-19 Chris Stynes, infielder (KC Royals), born in Queens, New York
  • 1973-02-23 Robert Pipkins, luger (Olympics-1994), born in Staten Island, New York
  • 1973-03-30 Kareem Streete-Thompson, 100m/long jumper, born in Ithaca, New York
  • 1973-03-30 [Kirk] Kareem Streete-Thompson, long jumper, born in Ithaca, New York
  • 1973-04-03 Kelly Price, R&B vocalist (Friend of Mine), born in Queens, New York
  • 1973-05-28 Pat Peake, NHL center (Washington Capitals), born in Rochester, New York
  • 1973-06-29 George Hincapie, road cyclist (Olympics-76th-92, 96), born in Queens, New York
  • 1973-07-22 Rufus Wainwright, Canadian American singer, born in Rhinebeck, New York
  • 1973-07-28 Scott Bloom, actor (Keys, Stuff), born in Manhasset, New York
  • 1973-08-12 Todd Marchant, NHL center (Edmonton Oilers), born in Buffalo, New York
  • 1973-08-22 Kristen Wiig, American comedian and actress (Bridesmaids, Ghostbusters), born in Canandaigua, New York
  • 1973-08-24 Carmine Giovinazzo, American actor, born in Port Richmond, New York
  • 1973-10-11 Brendan B Brown [BBB], American musician (Wheatus), born in Northport, New York
  • 1973-11-02 Lee O’Denat, American internet entrepreneur (WorldStarHipHop.com), born in Queens, New York (d. 2017)
  • 1973-12-06 Rebekah "Bekah" Mercer, American "Mercer Family Foundation" director and Republican donor, born in Yorktown Heights, New York
  • 1973-12-15 Tammy Melinda Pearman, American soccer forward/defender (Olympics-96), born in Brooklyn, New York

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1974-03-05 Kevin Connolly, American actor (Beverly Hillbillies, Rocky V, Angus), born in Patchogue, New York

  • 1974-04-04 Dave Mirra, American BMX rider, born in Chittenango, New York (d. 2016)
  • 1974-05-16 Adam Richman, American TV personality (Man v Food), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1974-08-21 Amy Fisher, shot Mary Jo Buttafucco, born in Long Island, New York
  • 1974-10-07 Shannon MacMillan, American soccer forward (Olympics-96), born in Syosset, New York
  • 1974-10-19 Joy Bryant, American actress (Parenthood, Antwone Fisher), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1974-12-14 Billy Koch, baseball pitcher (Olympics-bronze-96), born in Garden City, New York
  • 1975-01-11 Rory Fitzpatrick, NHL defenseman (Montreal Canadiens), born in Rochester, New York
  • 1975-02-22 Gregory Maddalone, dance skater (& Demkowski), born in Schenectady, New York
  • 1975-06-17 Frederick Koehler, actor (Chip-Kate & Allie), born in Queens, New York
  • 1975-06-28 Chad Green, American baseball outfielder (Olympic bronze 1996), born in Dunkirk, New York
  • 1975-07-06 50 Cent [Curtis James Jackson III], American rapper and businessman, born in Queens, New York
  • 1975-07-11 Lil' Kim [Kimberly Denise Jones], American rapper, born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1975-08-16 Felicia Zimmermann, fencer-foil (Olympics-96), born in Rochester, New York
  • 1975-10-09 Sean Ono Lennon, Son of John Lennon and Yoko Ono's, born in NYC, New York
  • 1976-02-29 Bryan Gillooly, diver (Olympics-96), born in Auburn, New York
  • 1976-03-29 Jennifer Capriati, tennis pro (Oly-gold-92), born in Long Island, New York

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1976-04-18 Melissa Joan Hart, american actress (Clarissa, Sabrina), born in Smithtown, New York

  • 1976-11-30 Cypher Zero, American circus innovator (New York Circus Arts)
  • 1977-01-31 Kerry Washington, American actress (Scandal), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1977-03-28 Angelo Garcia, singer (Menudo-Cannonball), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1977-05-08 Joe Bonnamassa, American singer-songwriter (SeeSaw), born in New Hartford, New York
  • 1977-05-29 Danny Gerard, actor (Alan Silver-Brooklyn Bridge), born in Mt Vernon, New York
  • 1977-07-27 Jason Michael Zimbler, actor (Clarissa Explains it All), born in Queens, New York
  • 1977-10-18 Chris McKenna, actor (Joey-One Live to Live), born in Queens, New York
  • 1977-11-03 Jane Monheit, American jazz singer, born on Long Island, New York

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1977-11-16 Maggie Gyllenhaal, American actress (Donnie Darko, The Dark Knight), born in NYC, New York

  • 1978-03-12 Cristina Teuscher, 4X200m freestyle (Olymp-gold-96), born in New Rochelle, New York
  • 1978-12-31 Papoose [Shamele Mackie], American rapper, born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1979-01-16 Aaliyah [Haughton], American singer and actress, born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2001)
  • 1979-02-22 David Lopez, actor (and God Created Women, Ghostwriter), born in Queens, New York

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1979-03-30 Norah Jones, American singer and pianist, born in Brooklyn, New York

Singer & Pianist Norah Jones
Singer & Pianist
Norah Jones
  • 1979-11-04 Daisy Eagan, American actresss (Secret Graden), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1980-01-28 Nick Carter, American singer (Backstreet Boys), born in Jamestown, New York
  • 1980-05-24 Billy L Sullivan, actor (Will Pacino-Something So Right), born in Long Island, New York

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1980-06-02 Abby Wambach, American Soccer player (world record for international goals), born in Rochester, New York

Soccer Player Abby Wambach
Soccer Player
Abby Wambach
  • 1980-10-31 Alondra de la Parra, Mexican founder and artistic director of the New York-based Philharmonic Orchestra of the Americas, born in NYC, New York

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1980-12-18 Christina Aguilera, American singer (Genie in a Bottle, What a Girl Wants), born in Staten Island, New York

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1981-01-25 Alicia Keys [Cook], singer-songwriter (Fallin, Where Do We Go From Here), born in New York City

Singer-songwriter Alicia Keys
Singer-songwriter
Alicia Keys
  • 1981-02-08 Tommy Michaels, actor (Timmy Hutton-All My Children), born in Staten Island, New York
  • 1981-05-24 Shelby Lyons, pairs skater (& Wells-1995 Midwest champ), born in Oswego, New York

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1981-06-01 Amy Schumer, American comedian, writer and producer (Inside Amy Schumer), born in New York

Comedian Amy Schumer
Comedian
Amy Schumer
  • 1981-07-31 J.Son Dinant, American comedian, born in Syracuse, New York
  • 1981-08-24 Chad Michael Murray, American actor (One Tree Hill), born in Buffalo, New York

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1981-08-29 Brian Chesky, American internet entrepreneur (CEO of Airbnb), born in Niskayuna, New York

Co-founder of Airbnb Brian Chesky
Co-founder of Airbnb
Brian Chesky
  • 1981-09-19 Scott Bradlee, American musician and arranger (Postmodern Jukebox), born on Long Island, New York

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1981-10-30 Ivanka Trump, American businesswoman and daughter of Donald Trump, born in New York

Businesswoman and Adviser to Donald Trump Ivanka Trump
Businesswoman and Adviser to Donald Trump
Ivanka Trump
  • 1982-08-29 A+ [Andre Levins], American rapper, born in Hempstead, New York
  • 1982-12-20 David Wright, American baseball player (New York Mets), born in Norfolk, Virginia

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1983-02-27 Kate Mara, American actress (House of Cards, 24), born in Bedford, New York

Actress Kate Mara
Actress
Kate Mara
  • 1983-04-02 Martin Shkreli, pharmaceutical executive (Pharma), born in Brooklyn, New York

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