Oklahoma in History (Part 3)

Oklahoma: Oklahoma City - Tulsa

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 201 - 262 of 262


Person of interestStephen Hillenburg

1961-08-21 Stephen Hillenburg, American animator and cartoonist (SpongeBob SquarePants), born in Lawton, Oklahoma (d. 2018)

Cartoonist and Voice Actor Stephen Hillenburg
Cartoonist and Voice Actor
Stephen Hillenburg
  • 1961-11-25 Kenny Monday, 163 lbs freestyles wrestler (Olympics 1988, 92, 96), born in Tulsa, Oklahoma

Person of interestGarth Brooks

1962-02-07 Garth Brooks, American country singer (No Fences, Double Live), born in Tulsa, Oklahoma

Country Music Singer and Songwriter Garth Brooks
Country Music Singer and Songwriter
Garth Brooks
  • 1962-02-15 Renee Props, American actress (Elly Snyder-As the World Turns), born in Oklahoma
  • 1963-07-10 Brad Henry, American politician and Oklahoma governor (Democratic: 2003-11), born in Shawnee, Oklahoma
  • 1963-10-26 Tony Casillas, American NFL defensive tackle (NY Jets, Dallas Cowboys), born in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • 1963-11-09 Anthony Bowie, American NBA guard (NY Knicks, Orlando Magic), born in Tulsa, Oklahoma

Person of interestBrad Pitt

1963-12-18 Brad Pitt, American actor (12 Monkeys, Fight Club) and producer (The Departed, 12 Years a Slave), born in Shawnee, Oklahoma

Actor and Producer Brad Pitt
Actor and Producer
Brad Pitt
  • 1964-02-15 Mark Price, NBA guard (Washington Bullets, Orlando Magic), born in Bartlesville, Oklahoma
  • 1964-02-16 Mark Price, American NBA guard (Cleveland Caveliers) and coach, born in Bartlesville, Oklahoma
  • 1964-05-11 Tim Blake Nelson, American actor, born in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • 1964-07-17 Heather Langenkamp, American actress (Marie-Just the 10 of Us), born in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • 1965-01-31 Kim Clarke, American team handball back court (Olympics 1988, 92, 96), born in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • 1965-08-09 John Smith, US amateur wrestler and coach (4-time World Champion, 2-time Olympic Games champion), born in Del City, Oklahoma
  • 1968-01-06 Jerry Crafts, NFL/WLAF tackle (Philadelphia Eagles, Amsterdam Admirals), born in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • 1968-07-16 Barry Sanders, American College and Pro Football Hall of Fame running back (Heisman Trophy 1988, Oklahoma State; 10 x Pro Bowl; NFL MVP 1997, Detroit Lions), born in Wichita, Kansas
  • 1969-01-27 Kristen Danihy, Lawton Oklahoma, team handball circle/wing (Olympics 1996)
  • 1969-09-11 Tracy Scroggins, American NFL linebacker (Detroit Lions), born in Checotah, Oklahoma
  • 1970-02-14 Kelly Stinnett, American baseball catcher (NY Mets), born in Lawton, Oklahoma
  • 1970-06-12 Lee Mayberry, American NBA guard (Milwaukee Bucks, Vancouver Grizzlies), born in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • 1970-11-24 Jason Jacome, pitcher (KC Royals), born in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • 1971-01-15 LeShon Johnson, American football running back (Arizona Cardinals), born in Haskell, Oklahoma
  • 1971-04-20 Chris Penn, NFL wide receiver (KC Chiefs, Chicago Bears), born in Lenapah, Oklahoma
  • 1971-09-16 Shawntel Smith, American beauty pageant (Miss America (1996)), born in Muldrow, Oklahoma
  • 1971-11-10 Butch Huskey, American baseball infielder (NY Mets), born in Anadarko, Oklahoma
  • 1972-02-26 Clint McDaniel, American NBA guard (Sacramento Kings), born in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • 1972-05-31 John Godina, American shot putter (World C'ship gold 1995, 97, 01; Olympic silver 1996), born in Fort Still, Oklahoma
  • 1972-07-31 Jason Gildon, American NFL linebacker (3-time Pro Bowl; Pittsburgh Steelers), born in Altus, Oklahoma
  • 1972-12-12 Jamal Willis, American NFL running back (SF 49ers), born in Lawton, Oklahoma
  • 1973-09-18 James Marsden, American actor (Superman Returns), born in Stillwater, Oklahoma
  • 1973-11-18 Steve Christopher Petree, Oklahoma, rocker (PC Quest-Can You See)
  • 1974-02-16 Kimberly Dawn Whipany, Oklahoma, rocker (PC Quest-Can You See)
  • 1974-03-27 Russ Haas, American professional wrestler, born in Edmond, Oklahoma (d. 2001)
  • 1974-08-02 Jeremy Castle, Oklahoma country singer and songwriter, born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • 1974-10-28 Braden Looper, American baseball pitcher (Olympic bronze 1996), born in Weatherford, Oklahoma
  • 1975-11-02 Danny Cooksey, American actor (Sam-Diff'rent Strokes), born in Moore, Oklahoma
  • 1976-06-18 Blake Shelton, American Country Singer (Doin' What She Likes), born in Ada, Oklahoma
  • 1978-05-24 Brad Penny, American baseball player (Los Angeles Dodgers), born in Blackwell, Oklahoma
  • 1978-06-07 Bill Hader, American comedian and actor (Saturday Night Live, Barry), born in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • 1979-01-07 Ryan Tedder, American singer, born in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • 1979-01-14 Angela Lindvall, American supermodel, born in Midwest City, Oklahoma
  • 1979-04-11 Chris Gaylor, American drummer (The All-American Rejects), born in Edmond, Oklahoma
  • 1979-08-20 Cory Sullivan, American baseball player (Colorado Rockies), born in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • 1979-09-17 Billy Miller, actor (The Young and the Restless), born in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • 1979-10-08 [Gregori] Chad Petree, American rocker (Shiny Toy Guns), born in Shawnee, Oklahoma
  • 1980-01-10 Matt Roney, American baseball player, born in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • 1980-01-15 Matt Holliday, American baseball player, born in Stillwater, Oklahoma
  • 1980-06-19 Jason White, American football quarterback (Heisman Trophy 2003; unanimous All-American 2003, U of Oklahoma), born in Tuttle, Oklahoma
  • 1980-08-18 Jeremy Shockey, American football Tight End, born in Ada, Oklahoma
  • 1980-11-17 [Clarke] Isaac Hanson, singer (Hanson-MMMbop), born in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • 1982-12-14 Josh Fields, American baseball player, born in Ada, Oklahoma

Person of interestCarrie Underwood

1983-03-10 Carrie Underwood, American country singer, born in Muskogee, Oklahoma

  • 1983-03-14 Jordan Taylor Hanson, American pop singer (Hanson-MMMMbop), born in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • 1983-04-10 Ryan Merriman, American actor (The Ring Two), born in Choctaw, Oklahoma
  • 1983-12-12 Katrina Elam, American country music singer, born in Bray, Oklahoma
  • 1984-04-24 Tyson Ritter, American singer and songwriter (The All-American Rejects), born in Stillwater, Oklahoma
  • 1985-02-14 Jacob Parker, American actor (Evening Shade), born in Bixby, Oklahoma
  • 1985-10-22 Zac Hanson, American pop singer (Hanson-MMMMbop), born in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • 1987-12-17 Chelsea [born Bradley] Manning, US soldier who released WikiLeaks, born in Crescent, Oklahoma
  • 1988-09-04 John Tyler Hammons, American politician, born in Muskogee, Oklahoma
  • 1990-01-08 Maci Wainwright, American singer, born in Edmond, Oklahoma

Person of interestJacob Sartorius

2002-10-02 Jacob Sartorius, American singer (Sweatshirt) and internet personality, born in Tulsa, Oklahoma

Pop Singer Jacob Sartorius
Pop Singer
Jacob Sartorius

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