United States of America in History (Part 67)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 6601 - 6,700 of 9,829

  • 1968-04-05 Paula Cole, American pop singer ("I Don't Want To Wait"), born in Rockport, Massachussetts
  • 1968-04-06 Vanessa Lann, American composer (Dancing to an Orange Drummer), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1968-04-10 Orlando Jones, American actor and comedian (MADtv, 7 Up spokesman), born in Toulminville, Alabama
  • 1968-04-18 Mary Birdsong, American actress (Martin Short: Fame Becomes Me), born in Florida

Person of interestTimothy McVeigh

1968-04-23 Timothy McVeigh, American Oklahoma City bomber and terrorist, born in Lockport, New York (d. 2001)

Oklahoma City Bomber and Terrorist Timothy McVeigh
Oklahoma City Bomber and Terrorist
Timothy McVeigh
  • 1968-04-24 Stacy Haiduk, American actress (Superboy - "Lana Lang"), born in Grand Rapids, Michigan
  • 1968-05-01 Denise Masino, American Female Bodybuilder
  • 1968-05-01 D'arcy Wretzky, American rock bassist (The Smashing Pumpkins), born in South Haven, Michigan
  • 1968-05-03 Shane Minor, American country music singer, born in Modesto, California
  • 1968-05-10 Erik Palladino, American actor
  • 1968-05-11 Jeffrey Donovan, American actor

Person of interestTony Hawk

1968-05-12 Tony Hawk, American skateboarder, born in Carlsbad, California

Skateboarder Tony Hawk
Skateboarder
Tony Hawk
  • 1968-05-12 Scott Schwartz, American actor, born in Sacramento, California
  • 1968-05-13 PMD [Parrish J. Smith], American rapper (EPMD), from Brentwood, New York
  • 1968-05-15 Seth Putnam, American musician
  • 1968-05-22 Kevin Carolan, American actor and comedian
  • 1968-05-23 Guinevere Turner, American actress
  • 1968-05-26 Pat Kenney [Simon Diamond], American professional wrestler, born in Wilmington, Delaware
  • 1968-06-04 Al B. Sure! [Albert Joseph Brown III], American R&B singer-songwriter (In Effect Mode - "Nite And Day"), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1968-06-06 Alan Licht, American avant garde and pop guitarist, composer, and journalist, born in New Jersey

Person of interestBill Burr

1968-06-10 Bill Burr, American comedian and podcaster (F Is for Family, I'm Sorry You Feel That Way), born in Canton, Massachusetts

Comedian and Podcaster Bill Burr
Comedian and Podcaster
Bill Burr
  • 1968-06-10 Jimmy Shea, American skeleton racer
  • 1968-06-10 The D.O.C. [Tracy Curry], American rapper and producer (N.W.A.), born in Dallas, Texas
  • 1968-06-12 Bobby Sheehan, American bassist (Blues Traveler - "Run-Around"), born in Summit, New Jersey (d. 1999)
  • 1968-06-14 Faizon Love, American actor and comedian, born in Santiago de Cuba, Cuba
  • 1968-06-20 Mike McCarthy, American pursuit cyclist (Olympics 1988, 96), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1968-06-21 Alisyn Camerota, American journalist (CNN Newsroom), born in Shrewsbury, New Jersey
  • 1968-06-30 Philip Anselmo, American heavy metal musician (Pantera), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1968-07-01 Tim Abell, American actor (We Were Soldiers), born in Manassas, Virginia
  • 1968-07-04 Mark Lenzi, American 3m spring diver (Olympic gold 1992), born in Redstone Arsenal, Alabama (d. 2012)
  • 1968-07-04 Jack Frost [John Dempsey], American heavy metal guitarist (Seven Witches), born in Jersey City, New Jersey

Person of interestSusan Wojcicki

1968-07-05 Susan Wojcicki, American businesswoman and CEO of YouTube "the most important person in advertising", born in Santa Clara County, California

CEO of YouTube Susan Wojcicki
CEO of YouTube
Susan Wojcicki
  • 1968-07-07 Jorja Fox, American actress, born in New York
  • 1968-07-07 Jeff VanderMeer, American writer, born in Bellefonte, Pennsylvania
  • 1968-07-08 Billy Crudup, American actor
  • 1968-07-10 Jonathan Gilbert, American actor
  • 1968-07-13 Robert Gant, American actor
  • 1968-07-15 Eddie Griffin, American comedian
  • 1968-07-15 Stan Kirsch, American actor
  • 1968-07-16 Larry Sanger, American co-founder of Wikipedia, born in Bellevue, Washington
  • 1968-07-17 Beth Littleford, American comedian, born in Nashville, Tennessee
  • 1968-07-17 Bitty Schram, American actress, born in New York
  • 1968-07-19 Robert Flynn, American musician (Machine Head), born in Oakland, California
  • 1968-07-20 Kool G Rap [Nathaniel Thomas Wilson], American rapper, born in Queens, New York
  • 1968-07-20 Michael Park, American actor
  • 1968-07-23 Nick Menza, American musician and drummer (Megadeth), born in Munich, West Germany (d. 2016)
  • 1968-07-24 Laura Leighton [Miller], American actress (Melrose Place, Pretty Little Liars), born in Iowa City, Iowa
  • 1968-07-24 Kristin Chenoweth, American singer and actress (Wicked), born in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma
  • 1968-07-24 Colleen Doran, American comic book writer and artist
  • 1968-08-01 Dan Donegan, American musician (Disturbed), born in Oak Lawn, Illinois
  • 1968-08-03 Rod Beck, American baseball pitcher (MLB All-Star 1993, 94, 97; San Francisco Giants), born in Burbank, California (d. 2007)
  • 1968-08-04 Daniel Dae Kim, American actor
  • 1968-08-05 Funkmaster Flex [Aston George Taylor Jr], American hip hop DJ, born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1968-08-07 [James] Lynn Strait, American singer (Snot), born in Manhasset, New York (d. 1998)
  • 1968-08-09 Sam Fogarino, American drummer (Interpol), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1968-08-09 Joseph McGinty Nichol, American film producer and director
  • 1968-08-10 Peter Docter, American film director
  • 1968-08-11 Anna Gunn, American actress
  • 1968-08-12 Andras Jones, American actor
  • 1968-08-15 Debra Messing, American actress (Will & Grace), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1968-08-22 Rich Lowry, American magazine editor and columnist, born in Arlington Country, Virginia
  • 1968-08-25 Spider One [Michael David Cummings], American musician (Powerman 5000), born in Haverhill, Massachusetts
  • 1968-09-02 Cynthia Watros, American actress
  • 1968-09-04 Phill Lewis, American actor, born in Uganda
  • 1968-09-04 John DiMaggio, American actor, born in North Plainfield, New Jersey
  • 1968-09-05 Brad Wilk, American drummer (Audioslave, Rage Against the Machine), born in Portland, Oregon
  • 1968-09-06 Paul Rea, American TV and web journalist, born in Clarkesville, Georgia
  • 1968-09-10 Big Daddy Kane [Antonio Hardy], American rapper, born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1968-09-11 Kay Hanley, American musician (Letters to Cleo), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1968-09-11 Paul Mayeda Berges, American film writer and director, born in Torrance, California
  • 1968-09-12 [Reid Laurence] Larry LaLonde, American guitarist (Primus-Frizzle Fry), born in Richmond, California
  • 1968-09-12 Paul F. Tompkins, American comedian, born in Mount Airy, Pennsylvania
  • 1968-09-16 Marc Anthony [Marco Antonio Muñiz], American sala singer-songwriter, born in NYC, New York
  • 1968-09-16 Walt Becker, American writer and film director (Van Wilder), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1968-09-17 Anastacia [Newkirk], American pop singer ("Left Outside Alone"), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1968-09-18 Cappadonna [Darryl Hill], American rapper (Wu-Tang Clan), born in Staten Island, New York
  • 1968-09-26 Jim Caviezel, American actor, born in Mount Vernon, Washington
  • 1968-09-29 Patrick Burns, American television presenter, born in Highland Park, Illinois
  • 1968-10-01 Jay Underwood, American actor (The Boy Who Could Fly), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • 1968-10-01 Jon Guenther, American author
  • 1968-10-11 Jane Krakowski, American actress (30 Rock), born in Parsippany-Troy Hills, New Jersey
  • 1968-10-12 Bill Auberlen, American race car driver, born in Redondo Beach, California
  • 1968-10-14 Johnny Goudie, Cuban American singer-songwriter and musician, born in Coral Gables, Florida
  • 1968-10-19 Sinitta [Malone], British-American singer (So Macho, Toy Boy), born in Seattle, Washington
  • 1968-10-22 Jay Johnston, American actor and comedian (Mr. Show)
  • 1968-10-24 Robert Wilonsky, American journalist, born in Dallas, Texas
  • 1968-10-30 Jack Plotnick, American film and TV actor (Gods and Monsters), born in Worthington, Ohio
  • 1968-11-05 Sam Rockwell, American actor (Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri), born in Daly, California
  • 1968-11-06 Jerry Yang, Taiwanese-born American entrepreneur (co-founder of Yahoo!, Inc.), born in Taipei, Taiwan
  • 1968-11-07 Greg Tribbett, American musician (Mudvayne), born in Peoria, Illinois
  • 1968-11-11 David L. Cook, American Christian country singer and comedian, born in Pascagoula, Mississippi
  • 1968-11-12 Glenn Gilberti, American professional wrestler, born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1968-11-15 Jennifer Charles, American singer/songwriter
  • 1968-11-15 Ol' Dirty Bastard [Russell Jones], American rapper (member of Wu Tang Clan), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2004)
  • 1968-11-17 Sean Miller, American basketball coach
  • 1968-11-18 Romany Malco, American actor and music producer (Weeds, No Ordinary Family), born in Brooklyn, New York

Person of interestOwen Wilson

1968-11-18 Owen Wilson, American actor (Meet the Parents, Zoolander), born in Dallas, Texas

  • 1968-11-21 Christopher Noxon, American journalist
  • 1968-11-25 Erick Sermon, American rap music artist (EPMD), born in Brentwood, New York
  • 1968-11-29 Jonathan Knight, American pop singer (New Kids on the Block), born in Worcester, Massachusetts

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