United States of America in History (Part 64)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 6301 - 6,400 of 9,878

  • 1965-11-30 Lee Klein, American Writer
  • 1965-12-03 Steve Harris, American actor
  • 1965-12-03 Andrew Stanton, American animator
  • 1965-12-05 Johnny Rzeznik, American singer, songwriter and guitarist (Goo Goo Dolls), born in Buffalo, New York
  • 1965-12-09 Vecepia Towery, American Survivor contestant
  • 1965-12-10 J Mascis, American musician (Dinosaur Jr), born in Amherst, Massachusetts
  • 1965-12-14 Ken Hill, American MLB pitcher (Montreal Expos), born in Lynn, Massachusetts
  • 1965-12-16 Melanie Sloan, American attorney
  • 1965-12-18 Mick Collins, American musician (The Gories, The Dirtbombs)
  • 1965-12-18 Tommy Davidson, American actor
  • 1965-12-24 Millard Powers, American musician and songwriter, born in Greensboro, North Carolina
  • 1965-12-29 Dexter Holland, American musician (The Offspring), born in Garden Grove, California
  • 1965-12-30 Heidi Fleiss, American madam
  • 1965-12-31 Nicholas Sparks, American author (The Notebook), born in Omaha, Nebraska
  • 1966-01-08 Maria Pitillo, American actress (Ryan's Hope, Natural Born Killers), born in Elmira, New York
  • 1966-01-08 Andrew Wood, American singer (Mother Love Bone), born in Columbus, Mississippi (d. 1990)
  • 1966-01-09 Candi Milo, American voice actress, born in Palm Springs, California
  • 1966-01-10 Steve Kramer, American politician, born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1966-01-11 Marc Acito, American novelist and humorist

Person of interestPatrick Dempsey

1966-01-13 Patrick Dempsey, American actor (Grey's Anatomy), born in Lewiston, Maine

  • 1966-01-15 Betsy Mitchell, American 100m backstroke swimmer, born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 1966-01-20 Rainn Wilson, American actor (The Office, Juno), born in Seattle, Washington
  • 1966-01-25 Chet Culver, American politician (Governor of Iowa), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1966-02-02 D. C. Douglas, American actor and director
  • 1966-02-03 Frank Coraci, American film director
  • 1966-02-17 Michael Lepond, American musician
  • 1966-02-18 Guy Ferland, American television director, born in Beverly, Massachusetts
  • 1966-02-22 Suave [Waymond Anderso], American R&B singer (covered The Temptations' "My Girl"), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1966-02-22 Rachel Dratch, American actress & comedienne, born in Lexington, Massachusetts
  • 1966-02-25 Alexis Denisof, American actor
  • 1966-02-25 Nancy O'Dell, American reporter and television personality
  • 1966-03-04 Dav Pilkey, American author
  • 1966-03-04 Grand Puba, American rapper
  • 1966-03-05 Aasif Mandvi, Indian-born American actor and comedian
  • 1966-03-07 Joy Tanner, American actress
  • 1966-03-09 Brendan Canty, American musician (Fugazi), born in Teaneck, New Jersey
  • 1966-03-09 Michael Patrick MacDonald, Irish-American activist against crime and violence and author (All Souls: A Family Story From Southie), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1966-03-14 Elise Neal, American actress
  • 1966-03-18 Daniel S. Nevins, American rabbi
  • 1966-03-19 James "Big Jim" Wright, American record producer
  • 1966-03-26 Michael Imperioli, American actor
  • 1966-03-30 Joey Castillo, American drummer (Queens of the Stone Age)
  • 1966-04-11 Mason Reese, American actor (Underwood Deviled Ham), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1966-04-11 Dustin Patrick Runnels, American professional wrestler (Goldust), born in Austin, Texas
  • 1966-04-13 Marc Ford, American musician (The Black Crowes), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1966-04-28 Too Short [Todd Shaw], American rapper, born in South Central Los Angeles, California

Person of interestJohn Daly

1966-04-28 John Daly, American golfer (PGA C'ship 1991, British Open 1995), born in Carmichael, California

Golfer and Two-Time Major Champion John Daly
Golfer and Two-Time Major Champion
John Daly
  • 1966-05-03 Peter Abbay, American actor (Another World), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1966-05-03 Firdous Bamji, Indian-American actor (The War Within), born in Bombay, India
  • 1966-05-13 Darius Rucker, American singer (Hootie & the Blowfish), born in Charleston, South Carolina
  • 1966-05-14 Raphael Saadiq, American musician (Tony! Toni! TonĂ©!), born in Oakland California
  • 1966-05-18 Michael Tait, American musician (dc Talk, Tait)
  • 1966-05-20 Dan Abrams, American TV reporter (Nightline)
  • 1966-05-20 Gina Ravera, American actress
  • 1966-05-22 Kenny Hickey, American guitarist (Type O Negative), born in NYC, New York
  • 1966-05-24 Ricky Craven, American NASCAR driver, born in Newburgh, Maine
  • 1966-05-30 Stephen Malkmus, American musician (Pavement)
  • 1966-06-06 Sean Yseult, American musician (White Zombie)

Person of interestJulianna Margulies

1966-06-08 Julianna Margulies, American actress (ER, The Good Wife), born in Spring Valley NY

  • 1966-06-15 Idalis DeLeon, American actress/singer
  • 1966-06-19 Brian Vander Ark, American singer-songwriter (The Verve Pipe), born in Holland, Michigan
  • 1966-06-21 Rudi Bakhtiar, American journalist
  • 1966-06-21 Mancow Muller, American radio personality
  • 1966-06-23 Chico DeBarge, American musician (DeBarge)
  • 1966-06-24 Adrienne Shelly, American actress, director and screenwriter (The Unbelievable Truth), born in Queens, New York (d. 2006)

Person of interestJ. J. Abrams

1966-06-27 J. J. Abrams, American writer, producer and director (Lost, Star Wars: the Force Awakens), born in NYC, New York

Director, Producer and Writer J. J. Abrams
Director, Producer and Writer
J. J. Abrams

Person of interestMike Tyson

1966-06-30 Mike Tyson, American boxer (youngest ever heavyweight champion 1986-90, 20 years, 4 months, 22 days), born in Brooklyn, New York

Heavyweight Boxing Champion Mike Tyson
Heavyweight Boxing Champion
Mike Tyson
  • 1966-07-04 Lee Reherman, American actor, born in Louisville, Kentucky (d. 2016)
  • 1966-07-06 Brian Posehn, American actor (Jim Kuback-Mission Hill), born in Sacramento, California
  • 1966-07-07 Jim Gaffigan, American comedian (Mr Universe), born in Elgin, Illinois
  • 1966-07-07 Neil Tobin, American magician, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1966-07-09 Pamela Adlon, American voice actress
  • 1966-07-11 Mel Appleby, rocker (Mel & Kim-Coming to America)
  • 1966-07-11 Greg Grunberg, American actor
  • 1966-07-13 Gerald Levert, American singer (In My Songs), born in Canton, Ohio (d. 2006)
  • 1966-07-14 Matthew Fox, American actor (Party of 5, Lost), born in Abington, Pennsylvania
  • 1966-07-14 Brian Selznick, American author and illustrator
  • 1966-07-19 Nancy Carell [Walls], American actress (Saturday Night Live), born in Cohasset, Massachusetts
  • 1966-07-21 Arija Bareikis, American actress
  • 1966-07-25 Maureen Herman, American bassist (Babes in Toyland) and writer, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1966-07-25 Christine C. Quinn, American Democratic Party politician and Speaker of the New York City Council, born in Glen Cove, New York
  • 1966-07-29 Richard Steven Horvitz, American comic voiceactor
  • 1966-08-01 James St. James, American author and nightlife personality, born in Saginaw, Michigan
  • 1966-08-03 Eric Esch, American boxer, born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • 1966-08-07 Jimmy Wales, American internet entrepreneur and cofounder of Wikipedia, born in Huntsville, Alabama

Person of interestHalle Berry

1966-08-14 Halle Berry, American actress (X-Men: The Last Stand, Monsters Ball), born in Cleveland, Ohio

Actress Halle Berry
Actress
Halle Berry
  • 1966-08-17 Maysa Leak, American Jazz Singer
  • 1966-08-17 Rodney Mullen, American skateboarder
  • 1966-08-19 Lee Ann Womack, American musician
  • 1966-08-20 Colin Cunningham, American actor (Centigrade, Falling Skies), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1966-08-22 GZA [Gary Grice], American rapper (Wu-Tang Clan), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1966-08-25 Derek Sherinian, American keyboardist
  • 1966-08-25 Robert Maschio, American Actor ("The Todd" in Scrubs)
  • 1966-09-02 Dino Cazares, American musician
  • 1966-09-02 Tuc Watkins, American actor
  • 1966-09-12 Ben Folds, American singer and songwriter (Ben Folds Five), born in Winston-Salem, North Carolina
  • 1966-09-14 Mike Cooley, American guitarist (Drive-By Truckers), born in Tuscumbia, Alabama
  • 1966-09-19 Soledad O'Brien, American journalist (Matter of Fact with Soledad O'Brien), born in St. James, New York
  • 1966-09-19 Eric Robert Rudolph, American criminal (domestic terrorist convicted with series of bombings), born in Merritt Island, Florida
  • 1966-09-24 Michael J. Varhola, American author

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