United States of America in History (Part 71)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 7001 - 7,100 of 10,100

  • 1969-12-17 Chuck Liddell, American mixed martial artist
  • 1969-12-23 Greg Biffle, American racecar driver
  • 1969-12-23 Rob Pelinka, American sports agent
  • 1969-12-27 Chyna [Joanie Laurer], American professional wrestler and reality TV star, born in Rochester, New York (d. 2016)
  • 1969-12-27 Sarah Vowell, American author and journalist
  • 1969-12-29 Jennifer Ehle, American actress
  • 1969-12-30 Dave England, American television personality
  • 1970-01-01 Gabriel Jarret, American actor
  • 1970-01-02 Robert Fertitta, American opera singer
  • 1970-01-03 Christian Duguay, American comic actor
  • 1970-01-03 Matt Ross, American actor
  • 1970-01-04 Chris Kanyon, American professional wrestler
  • 1970-01-06 Julie Chen, American television presenter
  • 1970-01-10 Marcus Bagwell, American professional wrestler
  • 1970-01-12 Raekwon, American rapper
  • 1970-01-12 Zack de la Rocha, American musician (Rage Against the Machine)
  • 1970-01-13 Keith Coogan, Palm Springs, California, American actor (Jeffrey-Waltons, Gun Shy)
  • 1970-01-13 Shonda Rhimes, American screenwriter/creator (Grey's Anatomy, Scandal), born in Chicago Illinois
  • 1970-01-14 Gene Snitsky, American professional wrestler
  • 1970-01-18 DJ Quik [David Marvin Blake], American rapper [Quik Is the Name], born in Compton, California
  • 1970-01-21 Ken Leung, American actor
  • 1970-01-21 Mark Trojanowski, American musician (Sister Hazel)
  • 1970-01-22 Alex Ross, American comic book painter (Marvels, Kingdom Come)
  • 1970-01-26 Kirk Franklin, American singer
  • 1970-01-27 Jon Douglas Rainey, American TV personality
  • 1970-02-03 Richard Kotzen, American rock musician, born in Reading, Pennsylvania
  • 1970-02-15 Craig Gass, American impressionist and comedian
  • 1970-02-16 D.J. Wallis, American fitness competitor
  • 1970-02-17 Tim Mahoney, American musician (311)
  • 1970-02-18 Susan Egan, American actress
  • 1970-02-23 Niecy Nash [Carol Denise Ensley], American actress and comedian, born in Compton, California
  • 1970-02-24 Kienast quintuplets, American quintuplets
  • 1970-02-27 Michael A. Burstein, American writer
  • 1970-02-27 Kent Desormeaux, American jockey
  • 1970-02-28 Daniel Handler, American writer, better known as Lemony Snicket
  • 1970-03-05 John Frusciante, American musician (Red Hot Chili Peppers)
  • 1970-03-05 Lisa Robin Kelly, American actress, (d. 2013)
  • 1970-03-10 Matt Barlow, American singer (Iced Earth)
  • 1970-03-11 Delia Gallagher, American journalist
  • 1970-03-12 Dave Eggers, American writer, editor, and publisher
  • 1970-03-12 John Nemechek, American NASCAR driver (d. 1997)
  • 1970-03-13 Tim Story, American film director and producer (The Story Company), born in Los Angeles, California

Person of interestQueen Latifah

1970-03-18 Queen Latifah [Dana Owen], American rapper and actress Living Single, Chicago), born in Newark, New Jersey

Singer, Rapper, & Actress Queen Latifah
Singer, Rapper, & Actress
Queen Latifah
  • 1970-03-27 Elizabeth Mitchell, American actress (Lost), born in Los Angeles, California

Person of interestVince Vaughn

1970-03-28 Vince Vaughn, American actor (Swingers, Wedding Crashers), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota

  • 1970-03-30 Secretariat, American racehorse and 1973 triple crown winner (d. 1989)
  • 1970-04-04 Mix Master Mike [Michael Schwartz], American turntablist, born in San Francisco, California
  • 1970-04-09 Mike Barz [Michael Barszcz], American meteorologist and TV anchor (WFOX-TV, WJAX-TV), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1970-04-10 Matt Barlow, American musician (Ashes of Ares, Iced Earth, Pyramaze), born in Biloxi, Mississippi
  • 1970-04-10 Kenny Lattimore, American R&B singer songwriter, born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1970-04-10 Mike Mushok, American musician (Staind, Newsted, Saint Asonia), born in Ludlow, Massachusetts
  • 1970-04-10 Q-Tip [Kamaal Fareed, born Jonathan Davis], American rapper, actor, record producer and DJ, born in Harlem, New York
  • 1970-04-11 Johnny Messner, American actor (Tears of the Sun), born in Syracuse, New York
  • 1970-04-12 Nick Hexum, American singer and songwriter (311), born in Madison, Wisconsin
  • 1970-04-15 Flex Alexander, American actor
  • 1970-04-17 Redman, American rapper
  • 1970-04-18 Greg Eklund, American musician
  • 1970-04-21 Rob Riggle, American comedian
  • 1970-04-21 Nicole Sullivan, American actress
  • 1970-04-23 Scott Bairstow, American actor
  • 1970-04-23 Dennis Bayne Culp, American singer/songwriter
  • 1970-04-25 Tionne Watkins, American singer
  • 1970-04-26 Tionne "T-Boz" Watkins, American singer (TLC)
  • 1970-04-29 China Forbes, American singer and songwriter (Pink Martini)
  • 1970-04-30 Ken Stanton, American Radio Personality
  • 1970-05-04 Gregg Alexander, American musician (New Radicals), born in Grosse Pointe, Michigan
  • 1970-05-04 Will Arnett, Canadian-American actor, born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1970-05-05 Kyan Douglas, American TV-personality
  • 1970-05-10 Dallas Roberts, American actor
  • 1970-05-10 Gabriela Montero, Venezuelan-American pianist, born in Caracas
  • 1970-05-11 Nicky Katt, American actor
  • 1970-05-12 Samantha Mathis, American actress
  • 1970-05-15 Prince Be [Attrell Cordes], American rapper (PM Dawn), born in Jersey City (d. 2016)
  • 1970-05-15 Rod Smith, Texarkana, Arkansas, American NFL wide receiver (Denver Broncos-Super Bowl 32)
  • 1970-05-17 Matt Lindland, American mixed martial arts fighter

Person of interestTina Fey

1970-05-18 Tina Fey, American actress and comedian (Saturday Night Live, 30 Rock), born in Upper Darby Township, Pennsylvania

Actress & Writer Tina Fey
Actress & Writer
Tina Fey
  • 1970-05-23 Nanette Burstein, American director and producer
  • 1970-05-23 Bryan Herta, American race car driver
  • 1970-05-23 Blake Schwendiman, American author
  • 1970-05-24 Tommy Page, Glenridge, New Jersey, American singer (I'll Be Your Everything)
  • 1970-06-02 B-Real, American rapper (Cypress Hill), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1970-06-03 Ammon McNeely, American rock climber
  • 1970-06-06 Sarah Dessen, American author
  • 1970-06-06 Anthony Norris, American professional wrestler
  • 1970-06-08 Gabrielle Giffords, American politician
  • 1970-06-10 Mike Doughty, American singer
  • 1970-06-13 Rivers Cuomo, American musician (Weezer)
  • 1970-06-15 Leah Remini, American actress
  • 1970-06-16 Clifton Collins Jr., American actor
  • 1970-06-17 Ron "Popeye" Jones, American NBA forward (Dallas Mavericks, Toronto Raptors), born in Dresden, Tennessee
  • 1970-06-17 Will Forte, American writer, actor and comedian
  • 1970-06-17 Michael Showalter, American comedian
  • 1970-06-18 Greg Yaitanes, American television and film director
  • 1970-06-19 Brian Welch, American guitarist
  • 1970-06-20 Bruce Woodcock, American computer games analyst
  • 1970-06-21 Pete Rock, American rapper/producer
  • 1970-06-25 Ariel Gore, American journalist and author, born in Carmel, California

Person of interestChris O'Donnell

1970-06-26 Chris O'Donnell, American actor (School Ties, Robin-Batman Forever), born in Winnetka, Illinois

  • 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

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