United States of America in History (Part 62)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 6101 - 6,200 of 9,830

  • 1964-10-14 Olu Oguibe, Nigerian born American artist, born in Aba, Eastern Nigera
  • 1964-10-19 Ty Pennington [Gary Tygert Burton], American television host (Extreme Makeover: Home Edition), born in Atlanta, Georgia

Person of interestKamala Harris

1964-10-20 Kamala Harris, American lawyer and politician, 1st African-American, Asian-American attorney general of California, born in Oakland, California

49th US Vice President and Senator Kamala Harris
49th US Vice President and Senator
Kamala Harris
  • 1964-10-21 Jon Carin, American musician (Pink Floyd; The Who), born in New York, New York
  • 1964-10-22 Toby Mac, American singer and songwriter
  • 1964-10-25 Kevin Michael Richardson, American voice actor (Joker-The Batman), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1964-10-31 The Boogeyman [Marty Wright], American professional wrestler, born in Phoenix, Arizona
  • 1964-10-31 Darryl Worley, American country singer (Hard Rain Don't Last), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • 1964-11-01 Daran Norris, American voice actor (The Fairly OddParents), born in Ferndale, Washington
  • 1964-11-01 Sophie B. Hawkins, American singer-songwriter ("Damn! I Wish I Was Your Lover"), born in New York, New York
  • 1964-11-02 Michael D'Asaro II, American fencer-sabre, born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1964-11-06 Kerry Conran, American filmmaker (Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow), born in Flint, Michigan
  • 1964-11-06 Corey Glover, American rock guitarist and singer (Living Colour), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1964-11-06 Greg Graffin, American singer (Bad Religion), born in Madison, Wisconsin
  • 1964-11-07 Gill Holland, Norwegian-American producer (Hurricane Streets), born in Chapel Hill, North Carolina
  • 1964-11-09 Robert Duncan McNeill, American actor, born in Raleigh, North Carolina
  • 1964-11-11 Calista Flockhart, American actress (Ally McBeal), born in Freeport, Illinois
  • 1964-11-12 Dave Ellefson, Jackson, Minnesota, American heavy metal bassist (Megadeth)
  • 1964-11-14 Joseph "Run" Simmons, American rapper and minister (Run-D.M.C. - "Walk This Way"), born in NYC, New York
  • 1964-11-14 Bill Hemmer, American television news reporter
  • 1964-11-14 Patrick Warburton, American actor
  • 1964-11-16 Harry J. Lennix, American actor
  • 1964-11-16 Maeve Quinlan, American actress
  • 1964-11-17 Ralph Garman, American actor (The Joe Schmo Show), and radio personality, born Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1964-11-21 Marjorie Judith Vincent, Miss America (1991), born in Oak Park, Illinois
  • 1964-11-24 Garret Dillahunt, American actor
  • 1964-11-24 Brad Sherwood, American comedian
  • 1964-11-24 Tony Rombola, American guitarist (Godsmack)
  • 1964-11-25 Mark Lanegan, American grunge-rock singer-songwriter (Screaming Trees), born in Ellensburg, Washington
  • 1964-11-29 Cork Graham [Frederick Graham], American journalist, actor and author, born in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
  • 1964-11-30 Michael Cudlitz, American actor
  • 1964-12-04 Marisa Tomei, American actress (My Cousin Vinny), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1964-12-04 Jonathan Goldstein, American actor (Drake & Josh), born in Manhattan, New York
  • 1964-12-10 Bobby Flay, American celebrity chef and restaurateur, born in NYC, New York
  • 1964-12-11 John Mark Karr, American who claimed involvement in JonBenét Ramsey case
  • 1964-12-11 Dave Schools, American musician (Widespread Panic), born in Richmond, Virginia
  • 1964-12-11 Cosy Sheridan, American singer (The Pomegranate Seed), born in Concord, New Hampshire
  • 1964-12-12 Sabu [Terry Michael Brunk], American professional wrestler, born in Staten Island, New York
  • 1964-12-17 Michele Tafoya, American sportscaster
  • 1964-12-23 Eddie Vedder, American rock singer (Pearl Jam - Ten; "Jeremy"), born in Evanston, Illinois
  • 1964-12-26 Elizabeth Kostova, American author (The Historian), born in New London, Connecticut
  • 1964-12-27 Ian Gomez, American actor (Cougar Town), born in New York City
  • 1964-12-31 Michael McDonald, American actor-comedian, born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • 1965-01-06 Muhammed al-Ahari, American Muslim writer
  • 1965-01-09 Eric Erlandson, American rock guitarist (Hole), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1965-01-10 Butch Hartman, American animator, born in Highland Park, Michigan
  • 1965-01-12 Rob Zombie [Cummings], American musician & filmmaker, born in Haverhill, Massachusetts
  • 1965-01-15 Bernard Hopkins, American boxer, born in Pennsylvania
  • 1965-01-18 Dave Attell, American writer & comedian, born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1965-01-20 Greg K. [Kreisel], American rock bassist (The Offspring, 1984-2018), born in Glendale, California
  • 1965-01-20 John Michael Montgomery, American country music singer, born in Danville, Kentucky
  • 1965-01-21 Jam Master Jay, American disc jockey (d. 2002)
  • 1965-01-22 Diane Lane, American actress (The Perfect Storm, Lady Beware, Lonesome Dove), born in NYC, New York
  • 1965-01-28 Lynda Boyd, Canadian actress, born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1965-02-17 Michael Bay, American film director (Armageddon, Pearl Harbor), born in Los Angeles, California

Person of interestDr. Dre

1965-02-18 Dr. Dre [Andre Romelle Young], American rapper & record producer (Still D.R.E., The Next Episode), born in Compton, California

Rapper and Record Producer Dr. Dre
Rapper and Record Producer
Dr. Dre
  • 1965-02-22 Dean Karr, American director & photographer, born in Seattle, Washington

Person of interestMichael Dell

1965-02-23 Michael Dell, American computer manufacturer (Dell Technologies), born in Houston, Texas

Entrepreneur and Founder of Dell Michael Dell
Entrepreneur and Founder of Dell
Michael Dell
  • 1965-02-25 Brian Baker, American guitarist
  • 1965-02-27 Noah Emmerich, American actor (The Americans), born in New York City
  • 1965-03-01 Booker T [Robert Booker Tio Huffman], American pro wrestler (WCW Heavyweight Champion 2000–01; WWF Heavyweight Champion 2006–07), born in Houston, Texas

Person of interestRon Gant

1965-03-02 Ron Gant, American baseball outfielder (MLB All Star 1992, 95; Atlanta Braves, Cincinnati Reds) and broadcaster (WAGA-TV, co-host 'Good Day Atlanta', born in Victoria, Texas

MLB Outfielder Ron Gant
MLB Outfielder
Ron Gant
  • 1965-03-10 Rod Woodson, American NFL cornerback/kick returner (11 Pro Bowl; Super Bowl 2000, Baltimore Ravens), born in Fort Wayne, Indiana
  • 1965-03-11 Jesse Jackson, Jr., American politician
  • 1965-03-11 Wallace Langham, American actor
  • 1965-03-12 Steve Levy, American sports journalist (ESPN), born in New York, New York
  • 1965-03-14 Catherine Dent, American actress
  • 1965-03-14 Kiana Tom, American fitness guru and model
  • 1965-03-14 Kevin Williamson, American screenwriter
  • 1965-03-23 Gary Whitehead, American poet
  • 1965-03-24 Peter Jacobson, American actor
  • 1965-03-24 The Undertaker, American professional wrestler

Person of interestSarah Jessica Parker

1965-03-25 Sarah Jessica Parker, American actress (Square Pegs, Sex and the City), born in Nelsonville, Ohio

  • 1965-03-29 William Oefelein, American astronaut (STS-116 Space Shuttle), born in Fort Belvoir, Virginia

Person of interestRodney King

1965-04-02 Rodney King, African American motorist beaten by LA cops, born in Sacramento, California (d. 2012)

Victim of Police Violence Rodney King
Victim of Police Violence
Rodney King

Person of interestRobert Downey Jr

1965-04-04 Robert Downey Jr, American actor (Charlie Chaplin, Iron Man, Avengers), born in NYC, New York

  • 1965-04-06 Black Francis [Charles Thompson IV], American singer and songwriter (Pixies; Frank Black), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1965-04-09 Jeff Zucker, American television executive (CEO of NBC Universal), born in Homestead, Florida
  • 1965-04-09 Jay Wesley Neill, American convicted mass murderer (d. 2002)
  • 1965-04-09 Mark Pellegrino, American actor (Lucifer-Supernatural), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1965-04-10 Tim Alexander, American funk metal drummer (Primus-Pork soda), born in Cherry Point, North Carolina
  • 1965-04-12 Tom O'Brien, American actor and director, born in Burbank, California
  • 1965-04-14 Tom Dey, American film director
  • 1965-04-15 Linda Perry, American singer-songwriter and producer (4 Non Blondes - "What's Up"; Christina Aguilera - "Beautiful"), born in Springfield, Massachusetts
  • 1965-04-16 Gerardo [Mejía], Ecuadorian-American rapper, born in Guayaquil

Person of interestMartin Lawrence

1965-04-16 Martin Lawrence, American comedian (Martin), born in Frankfurt, Germany

Comedian Martin Lawrence
Comedian
Martin Lawrence
  • 1965-04-17 William Mapother, American actor (In the Bedroom), born in Louisville, Kentucky
  • 1965-04-19 Marion "Suge" Knight, American record producer, and label executive (Death Row Records), born in Compton, California
  • 1965-04-21 Fiona Kelleghan, American academic and critic
  • 1965-04-25 Eric Avery, American musician (Jane's Addiction, Deconstruction, Polar Bear), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1965-04-26 Kevin James, American actor and comedian (The King of Queens), born in Mineola, Long Island, New York
  • 1965-04-27 Courtenay Becker-Dey, American Europe class sailor (Olympic bronze 1996), born in Greenwich, Connecticut
  • 1965-04-28 Steven Blum, American deep-voiced voice actor, born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1965-05-03 Nina Garcia, Colombian-American fashion expert and television personality (Project Runway), born in Barranquilla, Colombia
  • 1965-05-11 Greg Dulli, American rock guitarist, songwriter, and producer (The Afghan Whigs), born in Hamilton, Ohio
  • 1965-05-13 Lari White, American country music singer and actress (You Can Be A Star winner- 1988), born in Dunedin, Florida (d. 2018)
  • 1965-05-15 Jeff Rochlin, American actor (Cutting Class, Splitz, Taps), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1965-05-16 Krist Novoselic, American rock bassist, and accordion player (Nirvana - "Smells Like Teen Spirit"; Giants In The Trees), born in Compton, California

Person of interestTrent Reznor

1965-05-17 Trent Reznor, American rock singer-songwriter (Nine Inch Nails - The Downward Spiral), Grammy and Academy Award-winning film score composer (The Social Network), born in Mercer, Pennsylvania

Musician Trent Reznor
Musician
Trent Reznor
  • 1965-05-17 Richard Baumhammers, American spree killer

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