Wisconsin in History (Part 4)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 301 - 339 of 339

  • 1972-10-08 Dede Demet, American cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • 1972-10-27 Brad Radke, American baseball pitcher (Minnesota Twins), born in Eau Claire, Wisconsin
  • 1972-11-09 Doug Russell, American radio personality, born in Pewaukee, Wisconsin
  • 1972-12-22 Mike Thompson, NFL defensive tackle (Jacksonville Jaguars), born in Portage, Wisconsin
  • 1973-01-03 Dan Harmon, American voice actor, producer and writer (Rick and Morty, Community), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • 1973-01-12 Greg Morton, American actor (Scarecrow & Mrs King), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • 1973-01-19 Aaron Yonda, YouTube celebrity, born in Madison, Wisconsin
  • 1973-02-11 Ethan Iverson, American pianist, composer, and critic, born in Menomonie, Wisconsin
  • 1973-12-08 Mitch Jacoby, American football tight end (St Louis Rams), born in Port Washington, Wisconsin
  • 1974-04-20 Ben Holbrook, American rower (Olympics 1996), born in Oconomowoc, Wisconsin
  • 1974-08-13 Jarrod Washburn, American baseball player (Los Angeles Angels), born in La Crosse, Wisconsin
  • 1974-11-07 Kris Benson, American baseball pitcher (Olympic bronze 1996), born in Superior, Wisconsin
  • 1975-05-30 Marissa Mayer, American technology executive (CEO of Yahoo, designed Google home page), born in Wausau, Wisconsin
  • 1976-05-06 Lindsay Page, figure skater (1997 E Great Lakes Sr-3rd), born in Madison, Wisconsin
  • 1976-12-01 Konerak Sinthasomphone, Jeffrey Dahmer's victim, born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • 1977-06-02 Ellie Raab, American actor (Fabulous Baker Boys, Extreme Close-up), born in Wisconsin
  • 1977-08-05 Eric Hinske, American baseball utility and coach (AL Rookie of the Year 2002; 3-time WS champion), born in Menasha, Wisconsin
  • 1978-03-03 Jeff Hanson, American singer-songwriter, born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin (d. 2009)
  • 1978-03-14 Ron Dayne, American College Football Hall of Fame running back (Heisman Trophy 1999, University of Wisconsin; NY Giants), born in Lynchburg, Virginia
  • 1979-07-16 Chris Mihm, American basketball player (Chicago Bulls), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • 1979-12-04 Jay DeMerit, American soccer defender (25 caps; Watford, Vancouver Whitecaps FC), born in Green Bay, Wisconsin
  • 1980-03-13 Caron Butler, American basketballer, born in Racine, Wisconsin
  • 1980-04-16 Jesse Tendler, American actor (Nick-Ellen Burstyn Show), born in Madison, Wisconsin
  • 1980-08-21 Paul Menard, American NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Driver, born in Eau Claire, Wisconsin
  • 1980-09-04 Pat Neshek, American baseball player, born in Madison, Wisconsin
  • 1982-03-25 Danica Patrick, American auto racer (1st woman to win an IndyCar Series race), born in Beloit, Wisconsin
  • 1982-11-20 Margo Stilley, American actress, born in Bear Creek, Wisconsin
  • 1983-02-27 Devin Harris, American basketball player, born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • 1983-07-26 Roderick Strong, American professional wrestler, born in Eau Claire, Wisconsin
  • 1984-12-04 Joe Thomas, American College Football Hall of Fame offensive tackle (University of Wisconsin; Pro Bowl 2007-16, Cleveland Browns), born in Brookfield, Wisconsin
  • 1984-12-05 Chris Solinsky, American distance runner, born in Stevens Point, Wisconsin
  • 1986-02-23 Holly Brook, American musician, born in Mazomanie, Wisconsin
  • 1986-05-29 Dylan Postl, American professional wrestler (Hornswaggle), born in Oshkosh, Wisconsin
  • 1987-10-02 Phil Kessel, American NHL right wing (Stanley Cup 2015-16, 16-17), born in Madison, Wisconsin

Person of interestColin Kaepernick

1987-11-03 Colin Kaepernick, American NFL quarterback (protest kneel during national anthem; SF 49ers), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

NFL Player and Civil Rights Activist Colin Kaepernick
NFL Player and Civil Rights Activist
Colin Kaepernick

Person of interestJ. J. Watt

1989-03-22 J. J. Watt [Justin James], American NFL player (Houston Texans), born in Waukesha, Wisconsin

American Football Player J. J. Watt
American Football Player
J. J. Watt
  • 1989-08-28 Trixie Mattel [Brian Firkus], American drag queen, singer-songwriter, comedian, and television personality (The Trixie & Katya Show), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Person of interestRachel Brosnahan

1990-12-15 Rachel Brosnahan, American actress (The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

  • 1994-08-20 Miracle the white buffalo, an extremely rare white, non-albino buffalo calf, born in Janesville Wisconsin

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Famous Deaths