United States of America in History (Part 60)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 5901 - 6,000 of 9,830

  • 1963-03-10 Jeff Ament, American rock bassist, and songwriter (Pearl Jam - "Jeremy"), born in Havre, Montana
  • 1963-03-10 Rick Rubin, American record producer, co-founder of Def Jam Recordings, born in Long Beach, New York
  • 1963-03-16 Jimmy Degrasso, American musician, drummer

Person of interestVanessa Williams

1963-03-18 Vanessa Williams, American singer, actress and 1st African American Miss America (1983), born in The Bronx, New York

Singer and Actress Vanessa Williams
Singer and Actress
Vanessa Williams
  • 1963-04-03 Criss Oliva, American musician (Savatage), born in Pompton Plains, New Jersey (d. 1993)
  • 1963-04-08 Seth Tobias, American financial commentator (d. 2007)
  • 1963-04-09 Joe Scarborough, American television personality, born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • 1963-04-17 Joel Murray, American actor (Mad Men), born in Wilmette, Illinois
  • 1963-04-18 Eric McCormack, Canadian-American actor (Will & Grace), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1963-05-05 Heidi Kozak, Danish-American actress (Slumber Party Massacre 2), born in Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 1963-05-06 Alessandra Ferri, British ballerina (American Ballet Theater)
  • 1963-05-07 Johnny Lee Middleton, American musician (Savatage; Trans-Siberian Orchestra), born in St. Petersburg, Florida
  • 1963-05-12 Charles Pettigrew, American soul singer (Charles & Eddie - "Would I Lie To You?"), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 2001)
  • 1963-05-16 Jon Coffelt, American artist
  • 1963-05-21 Richard Appel, American writer and TV showrunner (Family Guy), born in New York City
  • 1963-05-24 Michael Chabon, American novelist (The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1963-05-31 Wesley Willis, American punk rock singer-songwriter, born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2003)
  • 1963-06-10 Jeanne Tripplehorn, American actress
  • 1963-06-11 Bruce Kimball, American diver (Olympic silver 1984), born in Ann Arbor, Michigan
  • 1963-06-12 Tim DeKay, American actor (White Collar), born in Lansing, New York
  • 1963-06-12 Jerry Lynn, American professional wrestler, born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • 1963-06-12 Johnny Weiss, American professional wrestler (Johnny Hotbody), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1963-06-13 Paul De Lisle, Canadian rock bassist (Smash Mouth - "All Star"; "I'm A Believer"), born in Exeter, Ontario
  • 1963-06-16 Jim Fullington, American professional wrestler
  • 1963-06-16 Scott Alexander, American screenwriter
  • 1963-06-20 Amir Derakh, American musician (Orgy)
  • 1963-06-20 Don West, American professional wrestling announcer
  • 1963-06-23 Steve Shelley, American musician (Crucifucks and Sonic Youth)
  • 1963-06-24 Mike Wieringo, American comic book artist (d. 2007)
  • 1963-06-25 John Benjamin Hickey, American actor (Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen), born in Plano, Texas
  • 1963-06-26 Richard Garfield, American mathematician and game designer (Magic: The Gathering), born in Philadelphia
  • 1963-06-27 Johnny Benson Jr., American NASCAR driver, born in Grand Rapids, Michigan
  • 1963-07-05 Edie Falco, American actress (Carmela Soprano-The Sopranos), born in NYC, New York
  • 1963-07-05 Russ Lorenson, American singer and actor, born in Upland, Pennsylvania
  • 1963-07-07 Vonda Shepard, American singer, born in New York
  • 1963-07-10 Brad Henry, American politician and Oklahoma governor (Democratic: 2003-11), born in Shawnee, Oklahoma
  • 1963-07-14 Phil Rosenthal, American newspaper columnist
  • 1963-07-17 John Ventimiglia, American actor (The Sopranos), born in Queens, New York
  • 1963-07-18 Al Snow, American professional wrestler
  • 1963-07-20 Frank Whaley, American actor (Pulp Fiction), born in Syracuse, New York
  • 1963-07-22 Rob Estes, American actor
  • 1963-07-22 Emily Saliers, American singer (Indigo Girls - "Closer to Fine"), born in New Haven, Connecticut
  • 1963-07-27 Karl Mueller, American bassist (Soul Asylum - "Runaway Train"), born in Minneapolis (d. 2005)
  • 1963-07-29 Alexandra Paul, actress (Christine, American Flyers, Dragnet), born in NYC, New York
  • 1963-08-01 John Carroll Lynch, American actor (Shutter Island, Gran Torino), born in Boulder, Colorado
  • 1963-08-02 Daniel Pelosi, American convicted murderer, born in Center Moriches, New York
  • 1963-08-03 Isaiah Washington, American actor (The 100), born in Houston, Texas
  • 1963-08-07 Harold Perrineau Jr., American actor, born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1963-08-08 Kyoko Chan Cox, American daughter of Yoko Ono and Anthony Cox, born in Tokyo, Japan
  • 1963-08-08 Jon Turteltaub, American director
  • 1963-08-12 Sir Mix A Lot [Anthony Ray], American rapper (Baby Got Back), born in Auburn, Washington
  • 1963-08-21 Richmond Arquette, American actor, born in NYC, New York
  • 1963-09-06 Alice Sebold, American novelist (The Almost Moon), born in Madison, Wisconsin
  • 1963-09-06 Bryan Simonaire, American politician (Maryland State Senator), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1963-09-08 Brad Silberling, American television and film director (Casper 1995), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1963-09-10 Bill Stevenson, American music producer and drummer (The Descendants), born in Torrance, California
  • 1963-09-17 Michael Adler, American businessman
  • 1963-09-17 Amy Roloff, American reality star
  • 1963-09-17 James Urbaniak, American actor
  • 1963-09-28 Steve Blackman, American professional wrestler
  • 1963-10-03 Marion Peck, American artist and painter
  • 1963-10-06 Jsu Garcia, American actor
  • 1963-10-10 Daniel Pearl, American journalist (kidnapped and murdered in Pakistan), born in Princeton, New Jersey (d. 2002)
  • 1963-10-12 Lane Frost, American professional bull rider, born in La Junta, Otero County Colorado (d. 1989)
  • 1963-10-25 Tracy Nelson, American actress (Glitter; Square Pegs; Father Dowling Mysteries - "Sister Stephanie"), born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1963-10-26 Ted Demme, American film and television director, born in NYC, New York (d. 2002)
  • 1963-10-30 Michael Beach, American actor (Soul Food), born in Roxbury, Massachusetts
  • 1963-11-01 "Big" Kenny [Alphin], American country singer (Big & Rich - Between Raising Hell And Amazing Grace), born in Culpeper, Virginia
  • 1963-11-01 Monty Sopp, American professional wrestler, born in Orlando, Florida
  • 1963-11-02 Bobby Dall, American rocker (Poison-Every Rose Has a Thorn), born in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
  • 1963-11-02 Craig Saavedra, American filmmaker (Starry Night Entertainment), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1963-11-06 Rozz Williams, American musician (Christian Death), born in Pomona, California (d. 1998)
  • 1963-11-25 Kevin Chamberlin, American stage and screen actor, and singer (Seussical; Jessie; Wicked), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1963-11-26 Adam Gaynor, American musician (Matchbox Twenty), born in NYC, New York
  • 1963-12-02 Ann Patchett, American novelist (Bel Canto), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1963-12-03 Joe Lally, American rock bassist (Fugazi), born in Silver Spring, Maryland
  • 1963-12-03 Terri Schiavo, American right to die figure (d. 2005)
  • 1963-12-11 Jon Brion, American musician and record producer, born in Glen Ridge, New Jersey
  • 1963-12-16 Jeff Carson, American country singer, born in Tulsa, Oklahoma

Person of interestBrad Pitt

1963-12-18 Brad Pitt, American actor (12 Monkeys, Fight Club) and producer (The Departed, 12 Years a Slave), born in Shawnee, Oklahoma

Actor and Producer Brad Pitt
Actor and Producer
Brad Pitt
  • 1963-12-18 Allan Kayser, American actor
  • 1963-12-22 Luna H. Mitani, Japanese-American surrealist painter, born in Hokkaido, Japan
  • 1963-12-23 Donna Tartt, American writer (The Secret History), born in Greenwood, Mississippi
  • 1963-12-24 Jay Bilas, American basketball analyst, born in San Pedro, California
  • 1963-12-28 Willow Bay, American TV host (Good Morning America), born in NYC, New York
  • 1963-12-30 Chandler Burr, American author, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1963-12-31 Konishiki, Japanese-Samoan sumo wrestler, born in Honolulu, Hawaii
  • 1964-01-01 Juliana Donald, American actress
  • 1964-01-06 Jacqueline Moore, American wrestler, born in Dallas, Texas
  • 1964-01-14 Ernest Miller, American wrestler, born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • 1964-01-14 Shepard Smith, American news anchor, born in Holly Springs, Mississippi
  • 1964-01-26 Paul Johansson, American actor, born in Spokane, Washington
  • 1964-01-31 Jeff Hanneman, American rock guitarist (Slayer), born in Oakland, California (d. 2013)
  • 1964-02-04 Noodles [Kevin Wasserman], American guitarist (The Offspring), born in Los Angeles, California.
  • 1964-02-05 (Michael Andrew) "Duff" McKagan, American bassist (Guns N' Roses), born in Seattle, Washington
  • 1964-02-10 Glenn Beck, American radio and television host, born in Everett, Washington
  • 1964-02-11 Ken Shamrock, American martial artist, born in Macon, Georgia
  • 1964-02-11 Sarah Palin, American politician, born in Sandpoint, Idaho
  • 1964-02-13 Mark Patton, US interior designer and actor (A Nightmare on Elm Street, Come back to the Five and Dime), born in Kansa City, Missouri
  • 1964-02-17 Buster Olney, American sports columnist

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