United States of America in History (Part 65)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 6401 - 6,500 of 10,136

  • 1966-01-10 Steve Kramer, American politician, born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1966-01-11 Marc Acito, American novelist and humorist
  • 1966-01-13 Joseph Harper, Ventura California, American canoeist (alt-Olympics-96)

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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
  • 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
  • 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 and comedienne
  • 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)
  • 1966-03-09 Michael Patrick MacDonald, American memorist
  • 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)
  • 1966-03-31 Thomas Fitzgerald, American team handball left wing (Olympics-1996), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1966-04-11 Mason Reese, American actor
  • 1966-04-11 Dustin Patrick Runnels, American professional wrestler
  • 1966-04-13 Marc Ford, American musician
  • 1966-04-21 Michael Franti, American musician
  • 1966-04-28 Too Short, American rapper

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1966-04-28 John Daly, American golfer (1991 PGA Championship, 1995 Open Championship), 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
  • 1966-05-03 Firdous Bamji, Indian-American actor
  • 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©!)
  • 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)
  • 1966-05-24 Ricky Craven, American NASCAR driver
  • 1966-05-30 Stephen Malkmus, American musician (Pavement)
  • 1966-06-06 Sean Yseult, American musician (White Zombie)

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

  • 1966-06-15 Idalis DeLeon, American actress/singer
  • 1966-06-21 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)
  • 1966-06-27 J. J. Abrams, American writer, producer and director (Lost, Star Wars: the Force Awakens), born in New York City

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1966-06-30 "Iron" Mike Tyson, American boxer and youngest ever heavyweight boxing champ (1986-90), born in Brooklyn, New York

Heavyweight Boxing Champion Mike Tyson
Heavyweight Boxing Champion
Mike Tyson
  • 1966-07-02 Blaise Rhodes, Berwyn Heights MD, American canoeist (alt-Olympics-96)
  • 1966-07-04 Lee Reherman, American actor
  • 1966-07-06 Brian Posehn, American actor
  • 1966-07-07 Jim Gaffigan, American comedian
  • 1966-07-07 Neil Tobin, American magician
  • 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 (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 Walls, American actress
  • 1966-07-21 Arija Bareikis, American actress
  • 1966-07-25 Maureen Herman, American bassist
  • 1966-07-25 Christine C. Quinn, American politician
  • 1966-07-29 Richard Steven Horvitz, American comic voiceactor
  • 1966-08-01 James St. James, American author and nightlife personality
  • 1966-08-03 Eric Esch, American boxer
  • 1966-08-07 Jimmy Wales, American internet entrepreneur and cofounder of Wikipedia, born in Huntsville, Alabama

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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
  • 1966-09-11 Stewart Carr, American canoeist (alt-Olympics-96), born in Indianapolis, Indiana
  • 1966-09-12 Ben Folds, American musician
  • 1966-09-14 Mike Cooley, American guitarist
  • 1966-09-19 Soledad O'Brien, American journalist
  • 1966-09-19 Eric Robert Rudolph, American criminal
  • 1966-09-24 Michael J. Varhola, American author
  • 1966-09-30 Kerry G. Johnson, African American graphic designer and caricaturist
  • 1966-10-01 Christopher Titus, American actor/comedian
  • 1966-10-06 Jacqueline Obradors, American actress
  • 1966-10-07 Marco Beltrami, Italian-American film composer
  • 1966-10-08 Art Barr, American wrestler (d. 1994)
  • 1966-10-10 Bai Ling, Chinese-born American actress (The Crow, Red Corner)
  • 1966-10-11 Solofa Fatu, aka Rikishi, American professional wrestler
  • 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 & Clark, Lauren-Square Pegs), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1966-10-25 Perry Satullo, American professional wrestler
  • 1966-10-26 Jeanne Zelasko, American sportcaster
  • 1966-10-27 Matt Drudge, American political commentator and blogger (Drudge Report), born in Takoma Park, Maryland

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