United States of America in History (Part 54)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 5301 - 5,400 of 9,878

  • 1957-08-06 Jim McGreevey, American politician
  • 1957-08-08 Nancy Glass, TV broadcaster (American Journal)
  • 1957-08-16 Laura Innes, American actress and director (ER, The Event), born in Pontiac, Michigan
  • 1957-08-24 Jeffrey Daniel, American dancer and singer (Shalamar), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1957-08-29 Jerry D. Bailey, American Racing Hall of Fame jockey/broadcaster (Kentucky Derby 1993, 1996), born in Dallas, Texas
  • 1957-09-02 Tony Alva, American skateboarder
  • 1957-09-03 Garth Ancier, American television executive
  • 1957-09-04 Khandi Alexander, American actress, born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • 1957-09-04 Patricia Tallman, American actress, born in Pontiac, Illinois
  • 1957-09-13 John G. Trueschler, American politician (member of the Maryland House of Delegates), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1957-09-20 Rich DiSilvio, American new media developer & artist
  • 1957-09-23 Rosalind Chao, American actress
  • 1957-09-24 Brad Bird, American director (The Iron Giant, The Incredibles), born in Kalispell, Montana
  • 1957-10-04 Bill Fagerbakke, American actor
  • 1957-10-04 Kyra Schon, American actress
  • 1957-10-05 Mark Geragos, American attorney
  • 1957-10-05 Bernie Mac, American comedian (d. 2008)
  • 1957-10-08 Joe Castiglione, American college athletic director, born in Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • 1957-10-09 Don Garber, American sports commissioner, born in Queens, New York
  • 1957-10-11 Paul Sereno, American paleontologist (discovered several new dinosaur species), born in Aurora, Illinois
  • 1957-10-15 Stacy Peralta, American director (Dogtown and Z-Boys), born in Venice, California
  • 1957-10-17 Lawrence Bender, American film producer (Reservoir Dogs, Death Proof, Django Unchained, An Inconvenient Truth), born in The Bronx, New York City
  • 1957-10-19 Ray Richmond, American columnist and critic
  • 1957-10-19 Doug Kirby, American author and travel guide
  • 1957-10-24 Ron Gardenhire, German-American baseball manager, born in Butzbach, Hessen, West Germany
  • 1957-10-24 John Kassir, American actor and comedian, born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1957-10-27 Jeff East, American actor (Huckleberry Finn, Superman), born in Kansas City, Missouri
  • 1957-10-29 Dan Castellaneta, American voice actor, Best known as the voice of Homer Simpson
  • 1957-10-31 Robert Pollard, American rocker (Guided by Voices), born in Dayton, Ohio
  • 1957-10-31 Brian Stokes Mitchell, American singer and actor, born in Seattle, Washington
  • 1957-11-02 Carter Beauford, American drummer (Dave Matthews Band), born in Charlottesville, Virginia
  • 1957-11-14 Michael J Fitzgerald, American writer
  • 1957-11-15 Ray McKinnon, American film actor/director
  • 1957-11-27 Kevin O'Connell, American sound re-recording mixer
  • 1957-11-29 Charles Grant, American actor (Evan Frame-Another World, Bold & Beautiful), born in Winston-Salem, North Carolina
  • 1957-11-30 Andrew Calhoun, American musician
  • 1957-12-04 Eric S. Raymond, American open source advocate, born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1957-12-10 Michael Clarke Duncan, American actor (The Green Mile), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2012)
  • 1957-12-10 Prem Rawat "Guru Maharajji and Maharaji", American-Indian spiritual leader and speaker, born in Haridwar, Uttarakhand, India
  • 1957-12-12 Sheila E.[scovedo], American singer, drummer and percussionist (Krush Grove, Holly Rock), born in Oakland, California
  • 1957-12-13 Morris Day, American singer (The Time), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • 1957-12-15 Mike McAlary, American journalist (d. 1998)
  • 1957-12-19 John Gulager, American film director and actor (He Was a Quiet Man), born in NYC, New York
  • 1957-12-20 Joyce Hyser, American actress, born in NYC, New York
  • 1957-12-29 Brad Grey, American film and TV producer, Chairman of Paramount Pictures, born in the Bronx, New York (d. 2017)
  • 1957-12-29 Paul Rudnick, American screenwriter & playwright, born in Piscataway, New Jersey
  • 1958-01-04 Andy Borowitz, American comedian and satirist
  • 1958-01-06 Scott Bryce, American actor ( As the World Turns), born in NYC, New York
  • 1958-01-12 Curt Fraser, American ice hockey coach, born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 1958-01-27 James Grippando, American novelist
  • 1958-02-03 N. Gregory Mankiw, American economist
  • 1958-02-06 Cecily Adams, American actress & casting director (American Heart), born in Jamaica, New York City (d. 2004)
  • 1958-02-08 "Sensational" Sherri Martel, American professional wrestler (WWF), born in Birmingham, Alabama (d. 2007)
  • 1958-02-10 Michael Weiss, American musician, born NYC, New York
  • 1958-02-16 Ice-T [Tracy Marrow], American rapper and actor (New Jack City, Tank Girl, Crazy Six), born in Newark, New Jersey
  • 1958-02-16 Michael W. Burns, American politician, born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1958-02-18 Gar Samuelson, American drummer (Megadeth), born in Dunkirk, New York (d. 1999)
  • 1958-02-26 Karen Berger, American comic book editor, born in New York City
  • 1958-02-26 Greg Germann, American actor, born in Houston, Texas
  • 1958-02-27 Nancy Spungen, American murder victim of Sid Vicious, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1978)
  • 1958-03-02 Peter Arnold, American architect
  • 1958-03-03 Marc Silvestri, American comic book artist and publisher (Top Cow Productions)
  • 1958-03-07 Alan Hale, American astronomer (Comet Hale–Bopp), born in Tokyo, Japan
  • 1958-03-09 Jack Kenny, American television writer and producer, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1958-03-10 Sharon Stone, American actress (Basic Instinct, Sliver, Casino), born in Meadville, Pennsylvania
  • 1958-03-11 Anissa Jones, American actress (d. 1976)
  • 1958-03-11 Jim Pinkerton, American pundit
  • 1958-03-16 Kate Worley, American comic book writer (Omaha the Cat Dancer), born in Belleville, Illinois (d. 2004)

Person of interestHolly Hunter

1958-03-20 Holly Hunter, American actress (Broadcast News, The Piano), born in Conyers, Georgia

Actress Holly Hunter
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  • 1958-03-22 Laurie David, American political activist
  • 1958-03-23 El Duce [Eldon Wayne Hoke], American singer and drummer (The Mentors), born in Seattle, Washington (d. 1997)
  • 1958-03-26 Chris Codiroli, American baseballer
  • 1958-03-28 Curt Hennig, American professional wrestler, born in Robbinsdale, Minnesota (d. 2003)
  • 1958-03-29 Victor Salva, American film director (Jeepers Creepers), born in Martinez, California
  • 1958-03-31 Tony Cox, American actor
  • 1958-04-01 D. Boon, American musician d. (1985)
  • 1958-04-11 Brynn Hartman, American actress and murderer, born in Thief River Falls, Minnesota (d. 1998)
  • 1958-04-14 John D'Aquino, American actor (seaQuest DSV), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1958-04-21 Michael Zarnock, American author and columnist
  • 1958-05-03 Kevin Kilner, American actor (Earth:Final Conflict), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1958-05-12 Eric Singer [Mensinger], American hard rock drummer (Kiss), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1958-05-14 Christine Brennan, American sports columnist
  • 1958-05-15 Ron Simmons, American professional wrestler
  • 1958-05-21 Jefery Levy, American television director
  • 1958-05-23 Mitch Albom, American writer
  • 1958-05-30 Steve Israel, American politician, member of the United States House of Representatives (D-New York)
  • 1958-06-12 Rebecca Holden, American actress and singer (Knight Rider), born in Dallas, Texas
  • 1958-06-17 Jello Biafra [Eric Reed Boucher], American musician and activist (Dead Kennedys), born in Boulder, Colorado
  • 1958-06-17 Bobby Farrelly, American film director (Dumb and Dumber), born in Cumberland, Rhode Island
  • 1958-06-17 Derek Lee Ragin, American countertenor, born in West Point, New York
  • 1958-06-20 Ron Hornaday, American racecar driver
  • 1958-07-02 Thomas Bickerton, American Methodist bishop
  • 1958-07-05 William "Bill" Watterson, American cartoonist known for being author of the comic strip Calvin and Hobbes (1985-95), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1958-07-10 Béla Fleck, American banjo player, born in NYC, New York
  • 1958-07-14 Joe Keenan, American screenwriter, television producer and novelist.
  • 1958-07-15 Mac Thornberry, American politician
  • 1958-07-16 Mike Rogers, American politician (Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Alabama), born in Hammond, Indiana
  • 1958-07-19 Robert Gibson, American professional wrestler, born in Pensacola, Florida
  • 1958-07-19 David Robertson, American symphony orchestra conductor, born in Malibu, California
  • 1958-07-22 David Von Erich, American professional wrestler (d. 1984)

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