North Carolina in History (Part 2)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 101 - 141 of 141


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1960-12-03 Julianne Moore, American actress (Magnolia, The Kids are Alright), born in Fayetteville, North Carolina

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1961-02-27 James Worthy, American NBA forward (LA Lakers, 1988 Playoff MVP), born in Gastonia, North Carolina

NBA Small Forward James Worthy
NBA Small Forward
James Worthy
  • 1961-06-29 Sharon Lawrence [Sharon Elizabeth], American actress (NYPD Blue, Fired Up), born in Charlotte, North Carolina
  • 1961-09-07 LeRoi Moore, American saxophonist (Dave Matthews Band), born in Durham, North Carolina (d. 2008)

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1962-01-06 Michael Houser, American guitarist (Widespread Panic), born in Boone, North Carolina (d. 2002)

Guitarist Michael Houser
Guitarist
Michael Houser
  • 1962-11-26 John Samuel Inman, PGA golfer (1993 Buick South Open), born in Greensboro, North Carolina
  • 1963-08-22 Tori Amos [Myra Ellen Amos], American pianist and vocalist (Under The Pink), born in Newton, North Carolina
  • 1963-12-04 Johanna Wright, WPVA volleyballer (Pismo Beach-4th), born in Raleigh, North Carolina
  • 1964-02-19 Doug Aldrich, American rock guitarist, born in Raleigh, North Carolina
  • 1964-04-13 Davis Milton Love III, PGA golfer (1987 MCI Heritage), born in Charlotte, North Carolina
  • 1964-10-26 Lawson Duncan, tennis star, born in Asheville, North Carolina
  • 1965-04-10 Tim Alexander, American funk metal drummer (Primus-Pork soda), born in Cherry Point, North Carolina
  • 1965-05-13 Chris Washburn, American NBA player, born in Hickory, North Carolina
  • 1966-02-01 Donna Edmondson, playmate of year (Nov, 1986), born in Greensboro, North Carolina
  • 1966-04-25 Darren Holmes, pitcher (Colorado Rockies), born in Asheville, North Carolina
  • 1966-11-02 Tim Kirkman, American filmmaker, born in Monroe, North Carolina
  • 1967-10-11 Charles Ogletree, tornado sailor (Olympics-8th-1996), born in Greenville, North Carolina
  • 1969-10-01 Zach Galifianakis, American actor (The Hangover, Birdman) born in Wilkesboro, North Carolina
  • 1970-08-16 Quinton McCracken, outfielder (Colorado Rockies), born in Wilmington, North Carolina
  • 1970-12-05 Thomas Smith, American NFL cornerback (Buffalo Bills), born in Gates, North Carolina
  • 1971-02-01 Michael C. Hall, American actor (Dexter, Six Feet Under), born in Raleigh, North Carolina
  • 1971-04-29 Sterling Hitchcock, pitcher (NY Yanks, Sea Mariners), born in Fayetteville, North Carolina
  • 1971-06-28 Gary Downs, NFL running back (Denver Broncos), born in New Bern, North Carolina
  • 1971-09-05 Carlester Crumpler, American NFL tight end (Seattle Seahawks), born in Greenville, North Carolina
  • 1971-09-15 Crystal McLaurin-Coney, Miss USA-North Carolina (1997)
  • 1971-11-30 Ray Durham, American MLB infielder (Chicago White Sox), born in Charlotte, North Carolina
  • 1972-08-09 Elizabeth Vassey, actress (Emily Martin-All My Children), born in Raleigh, North Carolina
  • 1972-09-23 Jermaine Dupri, record producer & rapper (Grammy - We Belong Together), born in Asheville, North Carolina
  • 1973-04-04 Damon Allen, figure skater (1997 Midwestern champ), born in Winston-Salem, North Carolina
  • 1973-12-24 Eddie Pope, soccer defender (Olympics-gold-96), born in Greensboro, North Carolina
  • 1974-06-23 Lisa Bamford, Miss America-NC (1996), born in Raleigh, North Carolina
  • 1974-10-10 [Ralph] Dale Earnhardt Jr., American racing driver (Two-time Daytona 500 winner), born in Kannapolis, North Carolina
  • 1975-02-14 Jennifer Michelle Roberts, Miss America-NC (1997), born in Greensboro, North Carolina
  • 1975-12-03 Lauren E Roman, actress (Laura Kirk-All My Children), born in Wilmington, North Carolina
  • 1977-02-21 Rhiannon Giddens, musician (Carolina Chocolate Drops), born in Greensboro, North Carolina
  • 1978-06-14 The-Dream [Terius Nash], American R&B singer, born in Rockingham, North Carolina

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1983-06-21 Edward Snowden, American NSA contractor who leaked classified information, born in Elizabeth City, North Carolina

NSA Contractor Edward Snowden
NSA Contractor
Edward Snowden
  • 1983-08-21 Josh Harrington, American professional BMX rider, born in Greenville, North Carolina
  • 1983-11-26 Chris Hughes, American businessman and co-founder of Facebook, born in Hickory, North Carolina
  • 1984-07-03 Manny Lawson, American Football player, born in Goldsboro, North Carolina
  • 1985-05-06 Chris Paul, American basketball player (Houston Rockets), born in Winston-Salem, North Carolina

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Famous Deaths