United States of America in History (Part 61)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 6001 - 6,100 of 9,878

  • 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 musician (Slayer), born in Oakland, California (d. 2013)
  • 1964-02-04 Noodles, American guitarist (The Offspring)
  • 1964-02-05 Duff McKagan [Michael Andrew], 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
  • 1964-02-20 Rodney Rowland, American actor
  • 1964-02-24 Todd Field, American actor and film director
  • 1964-02-26 Mark Dacascos, American actor & martial artist, born in Honolulu, Hawaii
  • 1964-03-01 Clinton Gregory, Martinsville, Virginia, American country and bluegrass singer-songwriter (Play, Ruby, Play)
  • 1964-03-06 Madonna Wayne Gacy [Stephen Bier Jr.], American musician (Marilyn Manson band), born in Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • 1964-03-07 Denyce Graves, American mezzo-soprano (Carmen), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1964-03-07 Bret Easton Ellis, American writer
  • 1964-03-07 Wanda Sykes, American actress and comedienne
  • 1964-03-10 David Faber, American television reporter
  • 1964-03-13 Will Clark, American MLB first baseman (San Francisco Giants), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1964-03-16 Patty Griffin, American singer and songwriter (Downtown Church), born in Old Town, Maine
  • 1964-03-16 Gore Verbinski, American movie director
  • 1964-03-23 John Pinette, American comedian, (d. 2014)
  • 1964-03-25 Alex Solls, American jockey, born in Panama City, Panama
  • 1964-03-30 Ian Ziering, American actor (Beverly Hills 90210), born in West Orange, New Jersey
  • 1964-04-05 Christopher "Kid" Reid, American rapper (Kid 'n Play)
  • 1964-04-08 Lisa Guerrero, American sports broadcaster
  • 1964-04-11 Steve Azar, American singer and songwriter, born in Greenville, Mississippi
  • 1964-04-11 Johann Sebastian Paetsch, American cellist and musician, born in Colorado Springs
  • 1964-04-12 Amy Ray, American singer and songwriter (Indigo Girls), born in Decatur, Georgia
  • 1964-04-16 David Kohan, American television producer, born in NYC, New York
  • 1964-04-17 Raye Hollitt, American bodybuilder (American Gladiators), born in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
  • 1964-04-17 Maynard James Keenan, American singer (Tool and A Perfect Circle), born in Ravenna, Ohio
  • 1964-04-24 Cedric the Entertainer, American comedian and actor, born in Jefferson City, Missouri

Person of interestHank Azaria

1964-04-25 Hank Azaria, American actor (The Birdcage) and voice behind many characters in The Simpsons (Moe, Apu, Chief Wiggum, Comic Book Guy, Carl Carlson), born in NYC, New York

  • 1964-04-28 Mark Steven Robinson, American director
  • 1964-04-29 Federico Castelluccio, Italian-American actor
  • 1964-05-09 Kevin Saunderson, American music producer and disc jockey
  • 1964-05-11 Tim Blake Nelson, American actor, born in Tulsa, Oklahoma

Person of interestStephen Colbert

1964-05-13 Stephen Colbert, American comedian and TV host (The Colbert Report, The Late Show with Stephen Colbert), born in Washington, D.C.

Comedian and TV Host Stephen Colbert
Comedian and TV Host
Stephen Colbert
  • 1964-05-13 Ronnie Coleman, American bodybuilder
  • 1964-05-13 Tom Verica, American actor
  • 1964-05-14 Suzy Kolber, American sportscaster
  • 1964-05-16 Boyd Tinsley, American violinist (Dave Matthews Band)
  • 1964-05-21 Nancy Daus, American professional wrestler (d. 2007)
  • 1964-05-21 Carolyn Lawrence, American actress

Person of interestLenny Kravitz

1964-05-26 Lenny Kravitz, American musician who holds the record for most Grammy Awards for Best Male Rock Vocal Performance (1999-2002), born in Manhattan, New York

Musician Lenny Kravitz
Musician
Lenny Kravitz
  • 1964-05-27 Adam Carolla, American comedian and television personality
  • 1964-05-28 Phil Vassar, American country music singer-songwriter (Just Another Day In Paradise), born in Lynchburg, Virginia

Person of interestTom Morello

1964-05-30 Tom Morello, American guitarist (Audioslave, Rage Against the Machine), born in NYC, New York

Guitarist Tom Morello
Guitarist
Tom Morello
  • 1964-06-01 Mark Curry, American comedian and actor
  • 1964-06-03 Kerry King, American musician (Slayer)
  • 1964-06-05 Karl Sanders, American musician (Nile)
  • 1964-06-07 Judie Aronson, American actress
  • 1964-06-10 Jimmy Chamberlin, American musician (The Smashing Pumpkins)

Person of interestCourteney Cox

1964-06-15 Courteney Cox, American actress (Monica Geller on Friends), born in Birmingham, Alabama

Actress Courteney Cox
Actress
Courteney Cox

Person of interestDan Brown

1964-06-22 Dan Brown, American author of thriller fiction (The Da Vinci Code), born in Exeter, New Hampshire

Author Dan Brown
Author
Dan Brown
  • 1964-06-23 Joss Whedon, American director, screenwriter and producer (Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Avengers), born in NYC, New York
  • 1964-07-02 Doug Benson, American comedian (The LEGO Batman Movie), born in San Diego, California
  • 1964-07-02 Charles Robinson, American wrestling referee
  • 1964-07-03 Yeardley Smith, French-born American actress (Lisa Simpson-The Simpsons), born in Paris
  • 1964-07-04 Mark Whiting, American filmmaker and actor, born in Birmingham, Michigan
  • 1964-07-08 Maryalice Demler, TV journalist and anchor, Miss New York (1991), born in North Tonawanda, New York

Person of interestCourtney Love

1964-07-09 Courtney Love, American muscian (Hole) and actress (People vs Larry Flynt), born in San Francisco, California

Singer-Songwriter Courtney Love
Singer-Songwriter
Courtney Love
  • 1964-07-15 Shari Headley, American actress (All My Children, Coming to America), born in Queens, New York
  • 1964-07-17 Craig Morgan [Greer], American singer (My Kind of Livin'), born in Kingston Springs, Tennessee
  • 1964-07-20 Chris Cornell, American musician (Soundgarden, Audioslave), born in Seattle, Washington (d. 2017)
  • 1964-07-20 Terri Irwin, American naturalist; widow of Steve Irwin
  • 1964-07-20 Dean Winters, American actor
  • 1964-07-22 John Leguizamo, Colombian American actor (Mambo Mouth, Whispers in the Dark), born in Bogotá, Colombia
  • 1964-07-22 Don Van Natta, Jr., American journalist
  • 1964-07-23 Ed Forchion, American marijuana activist (NJWeedman), born in Camden, New Jersey
  • 1964-07-26 Danny Woodburn, American actor and comedian, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1964-07-27 Rex Brown, American musician (Pantera), born in Graham, Texas
  • 1964-07-28 Lori Loughlin, American actress (Full House, Summerland), born in Queens, New York
  • 1964-07-30 Vivica A. Fox, American actress (Kill Bill: Vol. 1), born in South Bend, Indiana
  • 1964-07-30 Alek Keshishian, Lebanese-American film director (Madonna: Truth or Dare), born in Beirut, Lebanon
  • 1964-08-01 Adam Duritz, American musician (Counting Crows), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1964-08-07 Michael Weishan, American TV host, born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • 1964-08-08 Anastasia Ashman, American writer and digital strategist (GlobalNiche), born in Berkeley, California
  • 1964-08-09 Hoda Kotb, American television news anchor
  • 1964-08-10 Aaron Hall, American songwriter
  • 1964-08-11 Miguel A. Núñez Jr., American actor
  • 1964-08-13 Hank Cheyne, American actor (Sunset Beach), born in Santa Maria, California
  • 1964-08-14 Brannon Braga, American scriptwriter, born in Bozeman, Montana
  • 1964-08-18 Edith Frost, American singer and songwriter, born in San Antonio, Texas
  • 1964-08-18 Craig Bierko, American actor, born in Rye Brook, New York
  • 1964-08-21 Trinity Loren, American adult film actress and model, born in La Jolla, California (d. 1998)
  • 1964-08-24 Dana Gould, American comedian and writer (The Simpsons 1989), born in Hopedale, Massachusetts
  • 1964-08-25 Marti Noxon, American television writer and producer, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1964-08-27 Frankie Thorn, American actress

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