Philadelphia in History (Part 4)

Pennsylvania: Harrisburg - Norristown - Pittsburgh

Historical Events

Events 301 - 312 of 312

  • 1991-11-10 Browns set club record for largest lead blown (led 23-0), Philadelphia 32-30

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1992-06-17 Philadelphia 76ers trade Charles Barkley to Phoenix Suns

NBA Power Forward Charles Barkley
NBA Power Forward
Charles Barkley

Film release premierFilm Premier

1993-12-14 "Philadelphia" directed by Jonathan Demme and starring Tom Hanks and Denzel Washington premieres in Century City, California

Music awardsMusic Awards

1995-03-01 37th Grammy Awards: All I Want to Do, Streets of Philadelphia, Sheryl Crow

Singer-songwriter Sheryl Crow
Singer-songwriter
Sheryl Crow
  • 1995-06-13 NJ Devils beat Philadelphia Flyers, to go to their 1st Stanley Cup finals
  • 1996-06-12 3 Philadelphia Fed Court judges overturn US indecency ban on internet
  • 1997-06-07 Stanley Cup: Detroit Red Wings sweep the Philadelphia Flyers

Event of interestEvent of Interest

2010-06-03 Canadian sportscaster Ron MacLean saves a man from drowning in the Delaware River in Philadelphia

CBC Sportscaster Ron MacLean
CBC Sportscaster
Ron MacLean
  • 2010-06-09 Stanley Cup: Chicago Blackhawks defeat Philadelphia Flyers 4-2
  • 2015-07-29 Zion Harvey became the first paediatric patient to receive a double hand transplant at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
  • 2016-06-16 Philadelphia is the first US state to pass a tax on sweetened drinks

Electoral defeatPresidential Convention

2016-07-29 Hillary Clinton accepts the Democratic nomination for US President at Democratic convention in Philadelphia - first woman by a major US party

Politician and US First Lady Hillary Clinton
Politician and US First Lady
Hillary Clinton

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 301 - 339 of 339

  • 1964-09-18 Holly Robinson, actress (21 Jump Street), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1965-02-17 Clayton Prince, actor (Hairspray, Reuben-Another World), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1965-10-04 Skip Heller, American musician, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1967-02-21 Leroy Russel Burrell, long jumper (Olympics-96), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1967-07-19 Dale Hurley Jr, rower (Olympics-1996), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1967-11-05 Steve Wagner, field hockey goalkeeper (Olympics-96), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1967-11-13 Randi Ingerman, actress (Trade Winds), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1968-04-14 Jesse Levis, catcher (Milwaukee Brewers), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1968-06-15 Demtra Hampton, model (Garda), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1968-07-24 John P Navin Jr, actor (Joey Elliot-Jennifer Slept Here), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1968-09-06 Gene Patrick, actor (Gemini: Twin Stars), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1968-09-09 Jonathan A Drummond Jr, 4X400m runner (Olympics-silver-96), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1968-09-25 Will Smith, American actor and rapper (Men in Black, Independence Day, Fresh Prince of Bel Air), born in West Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Actor Will Smith
Actor
Will Smith
  • 1968-12-12 Tatianna, spanish singer (Baile Commigo, Chicad de Hoy), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1969-04-09 Timothy Young, rower (Olympics-silver-1996), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1969-06-01 Erin Hartwell, time trial cyclist (Olympic bronze/silver-92, 96), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1970-04-30 Debbie D, actress (Attack of Vampire Mermaid), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1970-05-04 Dawn Staley, basketball guard (Olympics-gold-96), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1971-02-27 Ivan Robinson, US boxer (Olympic-92), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1971-06-18 Nathan Morris, [Alex Vanderpool], rapper (Boyz II Men), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1971-09-14 Jonathan "Adam" Holland, rower (Olympics-1996), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1971-12-16 Michael S McCary, [Boss], rapper (Boyz II Men), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1972-05-04 Ethan Watts, volleyball middle blocker (Olympics-96), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1972-09-26 Shawn Stockman, [Slim], rapper (Boyz II Men), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1972-10-03 Garrett Dutton, American musician (G. Love and Special Sauce), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1973-03-30 DJ AM [ Adam Goldstein], American DJ and musician, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 2009)
  • 1973-07-29 Wanya Morris, [Squirt], rapper (Boyz II Men), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1973-09-17 David Reid, light middleweight boxer (Olympics-gold-96), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1974-02-08 Seth Green, American actor and producer (Family Guy, Austin Powers), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1975-01-05 Bradley Cooper, American actor (Silver Linnings Playbook, American Hustle), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1976-04-20 Joey Lawrence, actor (Gimme a Break, Blossom, Summer Rental), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1976-05-23 Kelly Marie Monaco, playmate (April, 1997), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1976-11-07 Zahir Raheem, bantamweight boxer (Olympics-96), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1978-09-29 Mohini Bhardwaj, gymnast (alt-Olympics-96), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1978-11-10 Eve [Jeffers-Cooper], American rapper and actress, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1979-07-06 Kevin Hart, American comedian ("Laugh at My Pain"), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Comedian and Actor Kevin Hart
Comedian and Actor
Kevin Hart
  • 1980-05-11 Matthew Lawrence, actor (Dynasty, Matthew-Brotherly Love), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1982-06-10 Tara Lipinski, figure skater (1997 World Champ), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1988-01-12 Andrew Lawrence, American actor (Brotherly Love, Recess), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Famous Weddings


Famous Deaths