United States of America in History (Part 64)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 6301 - 6,400 of 9,751

  • 1966-05-13 Darius Rucker, American rock singer (Hootie & the Blowfish - "Only Wanna Be With You"), born in Charleston, South Carolina
  • 1966-05-14 Raphael Saadiq, American musician (Tony! Toni! Toné!), born in Oakland California
  • 1966-05-18 Michael Tait, American Christian musician (dc Talk, Tait), born in Washington D.C.
  • 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 songwriter, singer and guitarist (Pavement), born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1966-06-06 Sean Yseult [Shauna Reynolds], American rock bassist (White Zombie - "More Human Than Human"), born in Raleigh, North Carolina

Julianna MarguliesJulianna Margulies (56 years old)

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

  • 1966-06-19 Brian Vander Ark, American singer-songwriter (The Verve Pipe), born in Holland, Michigan
  • 1966-06-21 Mancow Muller, American radio personality, born in Kansas City, Missouri
  • 1966-06-21 Rudi Bakhtiar, American journalist (CNN), born in Fresno, California
  • 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)

J. J. AbramsJ. J. Abrams (56 years old)

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

Mike TysonMike Tyson (56 years old)

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

  • 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 Greg Grunberg, American actor
  • 1966-07-11 Mel Appleby, rocker (Mel & Kim - "Coming to America")
  • 1966-07-13 Gerald Levert, American R&B singer ("Casanova"; "In My Songs"), born in Canton, Ohio (d. 2006)
  • 1966-07-14 Brian Selznick, American author and illustrator (The Invention of Hugo Cabret), born in East Brunswick Township, New Jersey
  • 1966-07-14 Matthew Fox, American actor (Party of 5, Lost), born in Abington, Pennsylvania
  • 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 Christine C. Quinn, American Democratic Party politician and Speaker of the New York City Council, born in Glen Cove, New York
  • 1966-07-25 Maureen Herman, American bassist (Babes in Toyland) and writer, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1966-07-29 Richard Steven Horvitz, American comic voice actor, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 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

Halle BerryHalle Berry (56 years old)

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

  • 1966-08-17 Maysa [Leak], American jazz and R&B singer, born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1966-08-17 Rodney Mullen, American professional skateboarder, born in Gainesville, Florida
  • 1966-08-19 Lee Ann Womack, American country singer ("I Hope You Dance"), born in Jacksonville, Texas
  • 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 (Dream Theater; Sons Of Apollo), born in Laguna Beach, California
  • 1966-08-25 Robert Maschio, American Actor ("The Todd" in Scrubs)
  • 1966-09-02 Dino Cazares, American heavy metal guitarist (FearFactor), born in El Centro, California
  • 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 Eric Robert Rudolph, American criminal (domestic terrorist convicted with series of bombings), born in Merritt Island, Florida
  • 1966-09-19 Soledad O'Brien, American journalist (Matter of Fact with Soledad O'Brien), born in St. James, New York
  • 1966-09-30 Kerry G. Johnson, African American graphic designer and caricaturist
  • 1966-10-01 Christopher Titus, American actor/comedian
  • 1966-10-01 Scott Innes, American voice actor (Scooby-Doo), born in Poplar Bluff, Missouri
  • 1966-10-06 Jacqueline Obradors, American actress
  • 1966-10-07 Marco Beltrami, Italian-American film composer (3:10 To Yuma; The Hurt Locker; Logan), born in Long Island, New York
  • 1966-10-08 Art Barr, American professional wrestler, born in Portland, Oregon (d. 1994)
  • 1966-10-10 Bai Ling, Chinese-born American actress (The Crow, Red Corner), born in Chengdu, Sichuan, China
  • 1966-10-11 Rikishi [Solofa F. Fatu Jr.], Samoan American professional wrestler, born in San Francisco, California
  • 1966-10-17 Tommy Kendall, American race car driver and television personality
  • 1966-10-18 Jerod Swallow, American ice skater (1997 Nationals), born in Ann Arbor, Michigan
  • 1966-10-19 Amy Linker, American actress (Lewis and Clark, Lauren-Square Pegs), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1966-10-25 Perry Saturn [Satullo], American professional wrestler, born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1966-10-26 Jeanne Zelasko, American journalist and sportcaster, born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 1966-10-27 Matt Drudge, American political commentator and blogger (Drudge Report), born in Takoma Park, Maryland
  • 1966-10-31 Mike O'Malley, American actor (The Mike O'Malley Show), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1966-11-01 Willie D., American hip hop artist (Geto Boys), born in The 5th Ward, Houston, Texas
  • 1966-11-02 Tim Kirkman, American filmmaker, born in Monroe, North Carolina
  • 1966-11-04 H. John Heinz IV, American medieval armor craftsman; son of Teresa Heinz
  • 1966-11-06 Paul Gilbert, American guitarist and singer (Mr. Big), born in Carbondale, Illinois
  • 1966-11-10 Bill DeMott, American professional wrestler, born in Ridgewood, New Jersey
  • 1966-11-15 Rachel True, American actress
  • 1966-11-17 Daisy Fuentes, model/MTV veejay (America's Funniest Videos)
  • 1966-11-19 Rocco DiSpirito, American chef, born in Queens, New York
  • 1966-11-20 Jill Thompson, American comic book writer and artist (Scary Godmother)
  • 1966-11-20 Kevin Gilbert, American musician (Giaraffe; Tuesday Night Music Club), born in Sacramento, California (d. 1996)
  • 1966-11-22 Brian Robbins, American actor (Eric-Head of the Class), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1966-11-24 Paul Robinett, American internet personality
  • 1966-11-25 Tim Armstrong, American musician (Rancid and The Transplants)
  • 1966-11-27 Andy Merrill, American voice actor, born in Newark, Ohio
  • 1966-11-28 Sam Seder, American comedian
  • 1966-11-30 Wil Mara, American author
  • 1966-12-01 Katherine LaNasa, American actress, born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1966-12-04 Fereydun "Fred" Armisen, American comedian (Saturday Night Live), actor, writer (Portlandia), and musician (8G Band), born in Hattiesburg, Mississippi
  • 1966-12-04 Masta Ace [Duval Clear], American rapper ("Born To Roll"), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1966-12-04 Suzanne Malveaux, American television news journalist, born in Lansing, Michigan
  • 1966-12-08 Jeff Tremaine, American television and film director, born in Rockville, Maryland
  • 1966-12-09 Kirsten Gillibrand, American attorney and politician (Senator (D) NY 2009-), born in Albany, New York
  • 1966-12-09 Toby Huss, American actor
  • 1966-12-11 Gary Dourdan, American actor (CSI), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1966-12-13 Don Roff, American writer and filmmaker, born in Walla Walla, Washington
  • 1966-12-14 Tim Sköld, Swedish-American hard rock musician and producer (Shotgun Messiah; Skold; Marilyn Manson), born in Skövde, Sweden
  • 1966-12-21 Karri Turner, American actress, born in Fort Worth, Texas
  • 1966-12-27 Eva LaRue, American actress
  • 1966-12-27 Fabian Núñez, American politician
  • 1966-12-27 Wendy Coakley-Thompson, American writer
  • 1967-01-01 Tim Dog {Blair], American rapper (Penicillin on Wax), born in The Bronx, NYC (d. 2013)
  • 1967-01-02 Tia Carrere [Althea Janairo], American actress (Wayne's World, True Lies), born in Honolulu, Hawaii
  • 1967-01-05 Joe Flanigan, American actor, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1967-01-09 Steven Harwell, American singer & musician (Smash Mouth), born in Santa Clara, California
  • 1967-01-14 Kerri Green, American actress, born in Fort Lee, New Jersey
  • 1967-01-14 Zakk Wylde [Jeffrey Wielandt], American rock guitarist (Ozzy Osbourne; Black Label Society), born in Bayonne, New Jersey

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