United States of America in History (Part 55)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 5401 - 5,500 of 10,137

  • 1957-11-30 Andrew Calhoun, American musician
  • 1957-12-04 Eric S. Raymond, American open source advocate
  • 1957-12-10 Michael Clarke Duncan, American actor, (d. 2012)
  • 1957-12-10 Prem Rawat, known also as Guru Maharaj Ji and Maharaji, American Indian spiritual leader and speaker
  • 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)
  • 1957-12-14 Gary Ferris, American author
  • 1957-12-15 Mike McAlary, American journalist (d. 1998)
  • 1957-12-19 John Gulager, American film director
  • 1957-12-20 Joyce Hyser, American actress
  • 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
  • 1958-01-04 Andy Borowitz, American comedian and satirist
  • 1958-01-06 Scott Bryce, American actor ( As the World Turns), born in New York City
  • 1958-01-12 Curt Fraser, American ice hockey coach
  • 1958-01-27 James Grippando, American novelist
  • 1958-02-03 N. Gregory Mankiw, American economist
  • 1958-02-06 Cecily Adams, entertainment caster (American Heart), born in Queens, New York
  • 1958-02-08 "Sensational" Sherri Martel, American professional wrestler (WWF), born in Birmingham, Alabama (d. 2007)
  • 1958-02-10 Michael Weiss, American musician
  • 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
  • 1958-02-18 Gar Samuelson, American drummer (d. 1999)
  • 1958-02-26 Karen Berger, American comic book editor
  • 1958-02-26 Greg Germann, American actor
  • 1958-02-27 Nancy Spungen, American murder victim of Sid Vicious (d. 1978)
  • 1958-03-02 Peter Arnold, American architect
  • 1958-03-03 Marc Silvestri, American comic book artist and publisher (Top Cow Productions)
  • 1958-03-06 Eddie Deezen, American actor
  • 1958-03-07 Alan Hale, American astronomer (Comet Hale–Bopp), born in Tokyo, Japan
  • 1958-03-09 Jack Kenny, American television writer and producer
  • 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 (d. 2004)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

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

Actress Holly Hunter
Actress
Holly Hunter
  • 1958-03-22 Laurie David, American political activist
  • 1958-03-23 El Duce, American singer and drummer (The Mentors) (d. 1997)
  • 1958-03-26 Chris Codiroli, American baseballer
  • 1958-03-28 Curt Hennig, American professional wrestler (d. 2003)
  • 1958-03-29 Victor Salva, American film director
  • 1958-03-31 Tony Cox, American actor
  • 1958-04-01 D. Boon, American musician d. (1985)
  • 1958-04-11 Brynn Hartman, American murderer (d. 1998)
  • 1958-04-14 John D'Aquino, American actor
  • 1958-04-21 Michael Zarnock, American author and columnist
  • 1958-04-26 Jeffrey Guterman, American mental health counselor
  • 1958-05-03 Kevin Kilner, American actor
  • 1958-05-12 Eric Singer, American drummer
  • 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, American musician and activist
  • 1958-06-17 Bobby Farrelly, American film director
  • 1958-06-17 Derek Lee Ragin, American countertenor
  • 1958-06-20 Ron Hornaday, American racecar driver
  • 1958-07-02 Thomas Bickerton, American Methodist bishop
  • 1958-07-05 Bill Watterson, American cartoonist
  • 1958-07-10 Béla Fleck, American musician
  • 1958-07-14 Joe Keenan, American screenwriter, television producer and novelist.
  • 1958-07-15 Mac Thornberry, American politician
  • 1958-07-16 Mike D. Rogers, American politician
  • 1958-07-19 Robert Gibson, American professional wrestler
  • 1958-07-19 David Robertson, American symphony orchestra conductor
  • 1958-07-22 David Von Erich, American professional wrestler (d. 1984)
  • 1958-07-28 Michael Hitchcock, American actor (Best in Show) and television producer (Glee), born in Defiance, Ohio
  • 1958-07-31 Mark Cuban, American businessman and basketball team owner (NBA's Dallas Mavericks), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 1958-08-01 Rob Buck, American musician (10,000 Maniacs) (d. 2000)
  • 1958-08-04 Allison Hedge Coke, American poet and writer
  • 1958-08-04 Kym Karath, American actress
  • 1958-08-13 Randall Shughart, American Medal of Honor recipient (d. 1993)
  • 1958-08-15 Rondell Sheridan, American actor and comedian
  • 1958-08-22 Colm Feore, American actor (The Chronicles of Riddick), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1958-08-22 Stevie Ray [Lane Huffman], American professional wrestler, born in Houston, Texas
  • 1958-08-22 Vernon Reid, English-born American musician (Living Colour), born in London
  • 1958-08-24 Tracy Harris, American artist
  • 1958-08-24 Chris Offutt, American author

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1958-08-25 Tim Burton, American film director (Beetlejuice, Edward Scissorhands), born in Burbank, California

Film Director Tim Burton
Film Director
Tim Burton
  • 1958-09-04 George Hurley, American drummer (Minutemen)
  • 1958-09-06 Michael Winslow, American actor and comedian (Police Academy), born in Spokane, Washington
  • 1958-09-08 Michael Lardie, American musician
  • 1958-09-11 Scott Patterson, American actor
  • 1958-09-11 Roxann Dawson, American actress
  • 1958-09-11 Phoef Sutton, American television writer and producer
  • 1958-09-15 Dr. Know [Gary Miller], American guitarist (Bad Brains), born in Washington, D. C.
  • 1958-09-18 Don Geronimo, American radio personality
  • 1958-09-22 Neil Cavuto, American television commentator
  • 1958-09-26 Richard B. Weldon, Jr., American politician
  • 1958-09-27 Shaun Cassidy, American actor/singer (Hardy Boys, Breaking Away), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1958-10-06 Joseph Finder, American novelist
  • 1958-10-08 Steve Coll, American journalist
  • 1958-10-09 Michael Pare, American actor
  • 1958-10-09 Al Jourgensen, American musician (Ministry)
  • 1958-10-13 Jair-Rohm Parker Wells, American musician and composer
  • 1958-10-18 Corinne Bohrer, American actress
  • 1958-10-18 Thomas Hearns, American boxer
  • 1958-10-20 Valerie Faris, American film director

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