South Carolina in History (Part 3)

South Carolina: Charleston, SC - Spartanburg

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 201 - 255 of 255

  • 1969-06-20 Gerald Dixon, NFL linebacker (Cleveland Browns, Cincinnati Bengals), born in Rock Hill, South Carolina
  • 1969-10-26 Mike Pritchard, American NFL wide receiver (Denver Broncos, Seattle Seahawks), born in Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina
  • 1969-12-28 James Trapp, US sprinter and NFL player (Oakland Raiders), born in Greenville, South Carolina
  • 1970-02-15 Tyrone Legette, NFL cornerback (Tampa Bay Buccaneers), born in Columbia, South Carolina
  • 1970-04-29 William Martin III, finn sailor (Olympics 23rd-1996), born in Charleston, South Carolina
  • 1970-06-23 Robert Brooks, American NFL wide receiver (Longest pass reception in NFL history, 99 yards; Super Bowl 1996, Green Bay Packers), born in Greenwood, South Carolina
  • 1970-09-05 Brad Hopkins, American NFL tackle (Houston Oilers), born in Columbia, South Carolina
  • 1971-02-13 Shelly Hammonds, NFL safety (Minnesota Vikings), born in Barnwell, South Carolina
  • 1971-02-14 Derrick Witherspoon, American NFL running back (Philadelphia Eagles), born in Sumter, South Carolina
  • 1971-03-03 Tyler Florence, American chef, Food Network personality & cookbook author, born in Greenville, South Carolina
  • 1971-04-20 Terry Smith, NFL wide receiver (Indianapolis Colts), born in Clemson, South Carolina
  • 1971-08-20 Oronde Gadsden, American NFL wide receiver (Dallas Cowboys), born in Charleston, South Carolina
  • 1971-10-10 Corey Louchiey, American NFL offensive tackle (Buffalo Bills), born in Greenville, South Carolina
  • 1971-12-25 Terry Vaughn, American CFL receiver (1006 career receptions, 1st in CFL history to reach 1,000; Grey Cup 1998, 2003), born in Sumter, South Carolina
  • 1972-01-20 Nikki Haley, American politician & diplomat (Governor South Carolina, 2011-17; US UN Ambassador, 2017-), born in Bamberg, South Carolina
  • 1972-05-05 Travis Jervey, American NFL running back (Green Bay Packers-Super Bowl 31), born in Columbia, South Carolina
  • 1972-05-16 Keith Burns, American NFL linebacker (Denver Broncos-Super Bowl 32), born in Greeleyville, South Carolina
  • 1972-05-25 Antonio Lang, American NBA forward (Cleveland Cavaliers), born in Columbia, South Carolina
  • 1972-10-09 Maurice Kelly, American CFL linebacker (BC Lions), born in Orangeburg, South Carolina
  • 1973-01-07 Bobby Engram, American football wide receiver (Chicago Bears), born in Camden, South Carolina
  • 1973-01-14 Lethon Flowers, American NFL defensive back (Pittsburgh Steelers), born in Columbia, South Carolina
  • 1973-01-25 Terrell Wade, American baseball pitcher (Atlanta Braves), born in Rembert, South Carolina
  • 1973-10-08 Donnie Abraham, American cornerback (Tampa Bay Buccaneers), born in Orangeburg, South Carolina
  • 1973-12-31 George Jones, American running back (Pittsburgh Steelers), born in Greenville, South Carolina
  • 1974-10-07 Allison Munn, American actress, born in Columbia, South Carolina
  • 1975-01-25 Tim Montgomery, American athlete (Olympic gold 4x100m relay 2000; BALCO scandal), born in Gaffney, South Carolina
  • 1975-02-27 Duce Staley, American football running back (Philadelphia Eagles), born in West Columbia, South Carolina
  • 1975-04-19 Temoc Suarez, American soccer forward (Olympic gold 1996), born in Greenwood, South Carolina
  • 1975-12-13 Matt LeCroy, American baseball catcher (Olympic bronze 1996), born in Belton, South Carolina
  • 1976-01-15 Corey Chavous, American football player, born in Aiken, South Carolina
  • 1976-05-19 Kevin Garnett, American basketball forward (15-time NBA All Star), born in Greenville, South Carolina
  • 1976-11-01 Logan Marshall-Green, American actor (Prometheus), born in Charleston, South Carolina

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1976-11-29 Chadwick Boseman, American actor (Black Panther), born in Anderson, South Carolina (d. 2020)

  • 1977-03-13 Ed Sloan, American musician (Crossfade), born in South Carolina
  • 1977-10-12 Jay Jenkins, American rapper also known as "Young Jeezy", born in Columbia, South Carolina
  • 1977-11-20 Josh Turner, American singer (Long Black Train), born in Hannah, South Carolina
  • 1977-12-12 Orlando Hudson, American baseball player, born in Darlington, South Carolina
  • 1978-01-14 Shawn Crawford, American sprinter, born in Van Wyck, South Carolina
  • 1978-10-13 Jermaine O'Neal, NBA forward (Portland Trailblazers), born in Columbia, South Carolina
  • 1978-11-16 Kip Bouknight, American baseball player, born in Columbia, South Carolina
  • 1979-06-10 Lee Brice, American country singer and songwriter (Love Like Crazy, Hard to Love), born in Sumter, South Carolina
  • 1979-11-07 Will Demps, American football player, born in Charleston, South Carolina
  • 1979-11-12 Lucas Glover, American golfer (US Open 2009), born in Greenville, South Carolina
  • 1980-01-11 Mike Williams, American football player, born in South Carolina, United States
  • 1980-11-13 Monique Coleman, American actress (High School Musical), born in Orangeburg, South Carolina
  • 1981-02-26 Kertus Davis, American auto racer (competition director NASCAR team JD Motorsports), born in Gaffney, South Carolina
  • 1981-11-02 Roddy White, American NFL wide receiver (Pro Bowl 2008-11; Atlanta Falcons), born in Charleston, South Carolina
  • 1982-09-27 Anna Camp, American actress (Sarah Newlin-True Blood, Mad Men, The Good Wife), born in Aiken, South Carolina
  • 1983-02-23 Aziz Ansari, Indian-American comedian and actor (Parks and Recreation, Master of None), born in Columbia, South Carolina
  • 1984-02-01 Lee Thompson Young, American actor, born in Columbia, South Carolina (d. 2013)
  • 1984-03-12 Jaimie Alexander, American actress (Blindspot), born in Greenville, South Carolina
  • 1984-06-22 Dustin Johnson, American golfer (US Open 2016; Ryder Cup 2010, 12, 16, 18; FedEx Cup 2020), born in Columbia, South Carolina
  • 1984-06-26 Raymond Felton, American basketball player (New York Knicks), born in Marion, South Carolina
  • 1989-12-28 Mackenzie Rosman, American actress, born in Charleston, South Carolina
  • 1992-02-25 Libby [Elizabeth] Callahan, sport pistol (Olympics 1996), born in Columbia, South Carolina

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Famous Deaths