United States of America in History (Part 68)

Historical Events

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 6701 - 6,800 of 9,831

  • 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
  • 1968-12-02 Lucy Liu, American actress (Ally McBeal), born in Jackson Heights, Queens, New York
  • 1968-12-02 Nate Mendel, American bassist (Foo Fighters), born in Richland, Washington
  • 1968-12-03 Montell Jordan [Barnett], American R&B singer, record producer ("This Is How We Do It"), and pastor, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1968-12-08 Michael Cole, American professional wrestling commentator, born in Syracuse, New York
  • 1968-12-11 Derek Bell, American baseball outfielder (Houston Astros), born in Tampa, Florida
  • 1968-12-12 Rory Kennedy, American documentary filmmaker, born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1968-12-22 Dina Meyer, American film & television actress, born in Forest Hills, New York City
  • 1968-12-23 Quincy Jones III, Swedish-American musician, born in Wimbledon, London
  • 1968-12-24 Doyle Bramhall II, American guitarist, born in Texas
  • 1968-12-26 Mideon [Dennis Knight], American professional wrestler, born in Clearwater, Florida
  • 1969-01-01 Christi Paul, American news anchor
  • 1969-01-01 Verne Troyer, American actor (Mini-Me in Austin Powers movies), born in Sturgis, Michigan (d. 2018)

Person of interestTommy Morrison

1969-01-02 Tommy Morrison, American boxer (WBO heavyweight title 1993) and actor (Rocky V), born in Gravette, Arkansas (d. 2013)

Heavyweight Boxer Tommy Morrison
Heavyweight Boxer
Tommy Morrison
  • 1969-01-06 Norman Reedus, American model & actor (The Walking Dead), born in Hollywood, Florida
  • 1969-01-07 David Yost, American actor & producer, born in Council Bluffs, Iowa
  • 1969-01-08 Jeff Abercrombie, American bassist, born in Kenton, Tennessee
  • 1969-01-11 Kyle Richards, American actress
  • 1969-01-18 Jesse L. Martin, American actor and singer (Rent, The Flash), born in Rocky Mount, Virginia
  • 1969-01-18 Dave Bautista, American professional wrestler, born in Washington, D. C.
  • 1969-01-19 Edwidge Danticat, Haitian-American author, born in Port-au-Prince, Haiti
  • 1969-01-20 Patrick K. Kroupa, American hacker & activist, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1969-01-21 Karina Lombard, American actress
  • 1969-01-25 Kina Cosper, American rock and R&B singer (Brownstown), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1969-01-27 Patton Oswalt, American actor and writer
  • 1969-01-28 Kathryn Morris, American actress
  • 1969-01-28 Mo Rocca, American writer and comedian
  • 1969-01-28 Linda Sanchez, American politician
  • 1969-01-30 Carolyn Kepcher, American businesswoman & reality TV show star (The Apprentice), born in Westchester County, New York
  • 1969-02-01 Joshua Redman, American jazz saxophonist, and composer, born in Berkeley, California
  • 1969-02-01 Brian Krause, American actor (Charmed), born in El Toro, California
  • 1969-02-01 Patrick Wilson, American drummer (Weezer - "Buddy Holly"), born in Norfolk, Virginia
  • 1969-02-03 Joseph [Beau] Biden III, American politician and son of Vice President Joe Biden, born in Wilmington, Delaware (d. 2015)
  • 1969-02-04 Brandy Ledford, American actress (Andromeda), born in Denver, Colorado
  • 1969-02-06 David Hayter, Canadian-American Voice actor & screenwriter (Solid Snake), born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1969-02-08 Shiva Rose, American actress
  • 1969-02-10 Joe Mangrum, American artist, born in Florissant, Missouri
  • 1969-02-10 Laurie Dhue, American television personality, born in Chapel Hill, North Carolina
  • 1969-02-12 Darren Aronofsky, American director and writer, born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1969-02-12 Byron Stroud, Canadian heavy metal bassist, born in New Westminster, British Columbia
  • 1969-02-15 Josh Marshall, American journalist and blogger (Talking Points Memo), born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • 1969-02-15 Birdman [Bryan Williams], American record executive and rapper, born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1969-02-16 David Heath, American professional wrestler better known as Gangrel
  • 1969-02-17 Tuesday Knight, American actress, born in Bentwood, California
  • 1969-02-19 Burton C. Bell, American vocalist
  • 1969-02-20 Vaginal Davis, American drag queen, author and performance artist, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1969-02-21 Eric Wilson, American musician, born in Long Beach, California
  • 1969-02-22 Thomas Jane, American actor, born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1969-02-22 Clinton Kelly, American television personality, born in Panama City, Panama
  • 1969-02-27 Brad Vander Ark, American musician, born in Holland, Michigan
  • 1969-02-28 Butch Leitzinger, American race car driver
  • 1969-02-28 Pat Monahan, American rock singer, songwriter, and musician (Train - "Drops Of Jupiter"; Hey, Soul Sister"), born in Erie, Pennsylvania
  • 1969-03-04 Chaz Bono [Chastity Sun Bono], American actress (Sonny & Cher Show), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1969-03-04 Frank Nicotero, American comedian
  • 1969-03-04 Jason Townsend, American artist and record producer
  • 1969-03-10 Paget Brewster, American actress
  • 1969-03-11 Terrence Howard, American actor
  • 1969-03-11 Soraya, Colombian-American singer (d. 2006)
  • 1969-03-12 Jake Tapper, American journalist
  • 1969-03-15 Kim Raver, American actress
  • 1969-03-19 Gary Jules, American singer and songwriter
  • 1969-03-19 Connor Trinneer, American actor
  • 1969-03-20 Mannie Fresh, American producer
  • 1969-03-27 Kevin Corrigan, American actor (Grounded for Life-Uncle Eddie), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1969-03-27 Pauley Perrette, American actress, photographer, poet and writer, born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1969-03-28 Brett Ratner, American film director (Rush Hour), born in Miami Beach, Florida
  • 1969-03-28 Rodney Atkins, American country music singer-songwriter (Honesty), born in Knoxville, Tennessee
  • 1969-03-31 Samantha Brown, American television host

Person of interestMellody Hobson

1969-04-03 Mellody Hobson, American businesswoman (Chairman of Dreamworks Animation), born in Chicago, Illinois

Chairman of Dreamworks Animation Mellody Hobson
Chairman of Dreamworks Animation
Mellody Hobson

Person of interestPaul Rudd

1969-04-06 Paul Rudd, American actor (Clueless, The 40-Year-Old Virgin), born in Passaic, New Jersey

Actor Paul Rudd
Paul Rudd
  • 1969-04-13 Harold Pruett, American actor (Sybil, Embrace of the Vampire), born in Anchorage, Alaska (d. 2002)
  • 1969-04-18 Keith DeCandido, American sci-fi author (Star Trek), born in NYC, New York
  • 1969-04-19 Jesse James, American television personality (Jesse James Is a Dead Man), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1969-04-21 Robin Meade, American reporter
  • 1969-04-24 Melinda Clarke, American actress (Days of Our Lives), born in Dana Point, California
  • 1969-04-25 Joe Buck, American sports broadcaster, born in St. Petersburg, Florida

Person of interestRenée Zellweger

1969-04-25 Renée Zellweger, American actress (Bridget Jones), born in Katy, Texas

  • 1969-04-29 Paul Adelstein, American actor (Prison Break), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1969-04-30 Warren Defever, American musician (His Name Is Alive), born in Livonia, Michigan
  • 1969-05-01 Wes Anderson, American director and writer
  • 1969-05-03 Daryl F. Mallett, American writer and editor, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1969-05-04 Ryan Shamrock, American professional wrestling valet, born in Houston, Texas
  • 1969-05-10 John Scalzi, American writer

Person of interestEmmitt Smith

1969-05-15 Emmitt Smith, American NFL Running Back (Dallas Cowboys, 3-time NFL rushing leader), born in Pensacola, Florida

American Football Player Emmitt Smith
American Football Player
Emmitt Smith
  • 1969-05-16 David Boreanaz, American actor (Angel, Bones), born in Buffalo, New York
  • 1969-05-16 Tucker Carlson, American television commentator
  • 1969-05-16 Steve Lewis, American athlete
  • 1969-05-17 Thom Filicia, American television personality
  • 1969-05-20 Brian Gerard James, American professional wrestler

Person of interestAnne Heche

1969-05-25 Anne Heche, American actress (Donnie Brasco, Juror, Volcano), born in Aurora, Ohio

Actress Anne Heche
Anne Heche
  • 1969-05-25 Stacy London, American stylist and fashion consultant (What Not To Wear), born in NYC, New York
  • 1969-05-27 Dondre Whitfield, American actor (All My Children), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1969-05-29 Anthony Azizi, American actor (Idris-Lost, Eagle Eye), born in NYC, New York
  • 1969-06-05 Brian McKnight, American R&B singer-songwriter and musician, born in Buffalo, New York
  • 1969-06-07 Kim Rhodes, American actress
  • 1969-06-08 J.P. Manoux, American actor, born in Fresno, California
  • 1969-06-08 Marcos Siega, American director and producer (The Vampire Diaries), born in New York City
  • 1969-06-10 Kate Snow, American TV journalist

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