United States of America in History (Part 71)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 7001 - 7,100 of 9,830

  • 1970-06-26 Paul Thomas Anderson, American filmmaker (Boogie Nights, Magnolia), born in Studio City, California
  • 1970-06-26 Irv Gotti [Irving Domingo Lorenzo, Jr.], American record producer, born in Queens, New York
  • 1970-06-26 Matt Letscher, American actor (The Mask of Zorro-Captain Harrison Love), born in Grosse Pointe, Michigan
  • 1970-06-26 Nick Offerman, American actor (Parks and Recreation), born in Joliet, Illinois
  • 1970-06-28 Mike White, American filmmaker and actor, born in Pasadena, California
  • 1970-06-29 Mike Vallely, American skateboarder and singer (Black Flag), born in Edison, New Jersey
  • 1970-07-02 Scotty 2 Hotty, American wrestler
  • 1970-07-03 Shawnee Smith, American actress

Person of interestAudra McDonald

1970-07-03 Audra McDonald, American actress (Private Practice) and singer (6x Tony award winner), born in West Berlin

Actress and Singer Audra McDonald
Actress and Singer
Audra McDonald
  • 1970-07-05 Mac Dre [Andre Louis Hicks], American rapper and hip hop pioneer, born in Oakland, California (d. 2004)
  • 1970-07-06 Inspectah Deck [Jason Hunter], American rapper and producer (Wu-Tang Clan, Czarface), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1970-07-06 Frank Salvato II, Italian-American sound Engineer and composer, born in Camden, New Jersey
  • 1970-07-07 Robia LaMorte, American actress and dancer, born in Queens, New York

Person of interestTodd Martin

1970-07-08 Todd Martin, American Tennis Star (1988 USTA Boys' 18), born in Hinsdale, Illinois

Tennis Player Todd Martin
Tennis Player
Todd Martin
  • 1970-07-08 Beck [Bek David Campbell], American singer (Morning Phase), born in Los Angeles
  • 1970-07-10 Gary LeVox, American singer (Rascal Flatts)
  • 1970-07-11 Justin Chambers, American actor
  • 1970-07-12 Juba Kalamka, American artist/activist
  • 1970-07-15 Chi Cheng, American musician (Deftones), (d. 2013)
  • 1970-07-21 Shawn Stasiak, American professional wrestler
  • 1970-07-23 Charisma Carpenter, American actress (Angel), born in Las Vegas, Nevada
  • 1970-08-03 Stephen Carpenter, American musician (Deftones), born in Sacramento, California
  • 1970-08-04 John August, American screenwriter
  • 1970-08-05 James Gunn, American filmmaker (Guardians of the Galaxy), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1970-08-06 M. Night Shyamalan, Indian-American film director (The Sixth Sense), born in Mahé, India
  • 1970-08-09 Chris Cuomo, American TV journalist
  • 1970-08-09 Thomas Lennon, American actor and producer (Night at the Museum, Memento), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1970-08-09 Arion Salazar, American rock bassist (Third Eye Blind - "Semi-Charmed Life"), born in Oakland, California
  • 1970-08-10 Jeff Mangum, American musician
  • 1970-08-12 Anthony Swofford, American novelist
  • 1970-08-13 Will Clarke, American novelist (The Neon Palm of Madame Melançon), born in Shreveport, Louisiana
  • 1970-08-13 Matt Hyson, American professional wrestler, born in Providence, Rhode Island
  • 1970-08-15 Anthony Anderson, American comedian and actor
  • 1970-08-15 Maddie Corman, American actress
  • 1970-08-15 Ben Silverman, American TV executive
  • 1970-08-16 Bonnie Bernstein, American sportscaster
  • 1970-08-18 Greg Dean Schmitz, American online film journalist, born in Falmouth, Massachusetts
  • 1970-08-19 Fat Joe [Cartagena], American rapper ("Wat's Luv?"), born in the Bronx, New York
  • 1970-08-20 Fred Durst, American singer (Limp Bizkit), born in Gastonia, North Carolina
  • 1970-08-22 Giada De Laurentiis, Italian-American chef and television host, born in Rome, Italy
  • 1970-08-23 Jay Mohr, American actor and comedian, born in Verona, New Jersey
  • 1970-08-23 Lawrence Frank, American head coach, born in NYC, New York
  • 1970-08-23 Brad Mehldau, American jazz pianist, born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • 1970-08-24 Dan Henderson, American mixed martial artist (UFC 17 Middleweight Tournament 1998; Rings: King of Kings Tournament 1999), born in Downey, California
  • 1970-08-25 Jo Dee Messina, American country music singer (I'm Alright), born in, in Framingham, Massachusetts
  • 1970-09-03 Jeremy Glick, American United Airlines Flight 93 passenger (d. 2001)
  • 1970-09-04 Dave Buchwald, American hacker and filmmaker, born in New Haven, Connecticut
  • 1970-09-05 Liam Lynch, American musician (Sifl and Olly), born in Petersburg, Virginia
  • 1970-09-06 Paul Miller (DJ Spooky), American electronic and experimental hip hop musician, born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1970-09-07 Tom Everett Scott, American actor (Dead Man on Campus), born in East Bridgewater, Massachusetts
  • 1970-09-08 Neko Case, American singer-songwriter (The New Pornographers), born in Alexandria, Virginia
  • 1970-09-11 Taraji P. Henson, American actress and singer, born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1970-09-11 William Joppy, American professional boxer, born in Silver Spring, Maryland
  • 1970-09-11 Ted Leo, American musician (Ted Leo and the Pharmacists), born in South Bend, Indiana
  • 1970-09-12 Nathan Larson, American guitarist and composer (Shudder To Think, Hot One), born in Maryland
  • 1970-09-14 Robert Ben Garant, American screenwriter and actor (Reno 991!), born in Cookeville, Tennessee
  • 1970-09-14 Craig Montoya, American bass player (Everclear), born in Spokane, Washington
  • 1970-09-16 Mark Schultz, American Christian musician, born in Kansas City, Kansas
  • 1970-09-18 Aisha Tyler, American actress and talk show host (The Talk), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1970-09-19 Victor Williams, American actor (The King of Queens), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1970-09-21 John Cudia, American actor

Person of interestSamantha Power

1970-09-21 Samantha Power, Irish American author and diplomat (US Ambassador to the UN), born in Dublin, Ireland

Journalist and Diplomat Samantha Power
Journalist and Diplomat
Samantha Power
  • 1970-09-22 Mystikal, American rapper
  • 1970-09-23 Ani DiFranco, American alt-folk-pop singer songwriter and founder of Righteous Babe Records, born in Buffalo, New York
  • 1970-09-25 Dean Ween [Michael Melchiondo, Jr.], American guitarist (Ween; Moistboyz), born in New Hope, Pennsylvania
  • 1970-09-26 Sheri Moon Zombie, American actress, born in San Jose, California
  • 1970-10-05 South Park Mexican [Carlos Coy], American rapper, born in Houston, Texas
  • 1970-10-06 Amy Jo Johnson, American actress and singer

Person of interestMatt Damon

1970-10-08 Matt Damon, American actor (Good Will Hunting, Ocean's trilogy, Bourne trilogy), born in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Actor Matt Damon
Actor
Matt Damon
  • 1970-10-08 Soon-Yi Previn, Korean-American actress (Hannah and Her Sisters), born in Seoul, South Korea
  • 1970-10-09 Savannah [Shannon Michelle Wilsey], American pornographic film actress, born in Laguna Beach, California (d. 1994)
  • 1970-10-11 Constance Zimmer, American actress (Unreal), born in Seattle, Washington
  • 1970-10-13 Serena Altschul, American broadcast journalist, born in NYC, New York
  • 1970-10-13 Mel Jackson, African-American actor (Soul Food) and R&B musician, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1970-10-15 Eric Benét, American singer and songwriter (Love Don't Love Me), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • 1970-10-18 José Padilla, American former gang member and alleged supporter of terrorism
  • 1970-10-19 Chris Kattan, American comedian and actor
  • 1970-10-20 Chavo Guerrero, Jr., American professional wrestler
  • 1970-10-20 Michelle Malkin, American political commentator and author
  • 1970-10-23 Grant Imahara, American TV Mythbuster
  • 1970-10-25 J.A. Adande, American sports columnist, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1970-10-25 Adam Goldberg, American actor (The Hebrew Hammer), born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1970-10-25 Adam Pascal, American actor (Rent), born in Bronx, New York
  • 1970-10-26 Dian Bachar, American actor, born in Denver, Colorado
  • 1970-10-30 Nia Long, American actress (Guiding Light, Made in America, Soul Food), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1970-10-30 Tory Belleci, American TV personality (Mythbuster), born in Monterey, California
  • 1970-10-30 Ben Bailey, American host of the TV game show Cash Cab, born in Bowling Green, Kentucky
  • 1970-10-31 Rogers Stevens, American guitarist (Blind Melon), born in West Point, Mississippi
  • 1970-10-31 Mitch Harris, American guitarist (Napalm Death, among others), born in Queens, New York
  • 1970-10-31 Johnny Moeller, American blues guitarist, born in Fort Worth, Texas
  • 1970-11-02 Sharmell Sullivan, American professional wrestling valet, born in Gary, Indiana
  • 1970-11-04 Tim DeBoom, American triathlete, born in Cedar Rapids, Iowa
  • 1970-11-07 Andy Houston, American NASCAR driver, born in Hickory, North Carolina
  • 1970-11-07 Morgan Spurlock, American director and documentary producer (Super Size Me), born in Parkersburg, West Virginia
  • 1970-11-09 Susan Tedeschi, American musician, born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1970-11-09 Scarface [Brad Terrence Jordan], American rapper (Geto Boys), born in Houston, Texas
  • 1970-11-09 Domino [Damian Siguenza], American Hip Hop Producer, born in San Francisco, California
  • 1970-11-10 Warren G, American rapper (Regulate), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1970-11-12 Donna Adamo, American female professional wrestler, born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1970-11-15 Jack Ingram, American singer and songwriter

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Famous Deaths