United States of America in History (Part 73)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 7201 - 7,300 of 9,753

  • 1971-08-10 Kevin Randleman, American mixed martial artist
  • 1971-08-18 Jacob Vargas, American actor (Mi vida loca), born in Michoacan, Mexico
  • 1971-08-20 Brad Avery, American Christian rock guitarist (Third Day, 1995-08)
  • 1971-08-21 Matthew Noonan, American concert organist, born in Brockport, New York
  • 1971-08-22 Rick Yune, American actor (Snow Falling on Cedars), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1971-08-29 Carla Gugino, American actress, born in Sarasota, Florida
  • 1971-08-30 Joseph Fitzgerald, American team handball center back (Olympics 1996), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1971-08-30 Lars Frederiksen, American guitarist (Rancid; UK Subs), born in Campbell, California
  • 1971-08-31 Chris Tucker, American stand-up comedien and actor (Rush Hour), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • 1971-09-01 Ricardo Antonio Chavira, American actor
  • 1971-09-03 Trevor St. John, American actor (One Live to Live), born in Spokane, Washington
  • 1971-09-08 Brooke Burke, American model and TV personality (Wild On!), born in Hartford, Connecticut
  • 1971-09-08 David Arquette, American actor, director and producer (Scream, Kiss & Tell), born in Winchester, Virginia
  • 1971-09-11 Markos Moulitsas, American blogger and author (Daily Kos), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1971-09-14 Jeff Loomis, American progressive metal guitarist (Nevermore), born in Appleton, Wisconsin

Amy PoehlerAmy Poehler (51 years old)

1971-09-16 American comedian and actress (Saturday Night Live, Parks and Recreation), born in Newton, Massachusetts

  • 1971-09-16 Charlie Fields, American actor (Shannon), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1971-09-16 Shawntel Smith, American beauty pageant (Miss America (1996)), born in Muldrow, Oklahoma

Jada Pinkett SmithJada Pinkett Smith (51 years old)

1971-09-18 American actress (Set it Off; Nutty Professor;, Menace II Society), born in Baltimore, Maryland

Lance ArmstrongLance Armstrong (51 years old)

1971-09-18 American road cyclist (7 Tour de France titles) banned for illegal drug use, born in Plano, Texas

  • 1971-09-19 Sanaa Lathan, American actress (The Best Man Holiday), born in NYC, New York
  • 1971-09-21 Luke Wilson, American actor
  • 1971-09-25 Brian Dunkleman, American actor, born in Ellicottville, New York
  • 1971-09-28 Joseph Arthur, American singer-songwriter
  • 1971-09-29 Ray Buchanan, American NFL center (Indianapolis Colts), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1971-10-02 James Root, American heavy metal songwriter and guitarist (Slipknot), born in Las Vegas, Nevada
  • 1971-10-03 Kevin Richardson, American pop singer (Backstreet Boys - "Quit Playing Games With My Heart"), born in Lexington, Kentucky
  • 1971-10-11 Petra Haden, American musician (The Rentals), born in Manhattan, New York
  • 1971-10-13 Billy Bush, American radio and TV host, born in Manhattan, New York
  • 1971-10-16 Chad Gray, American heavy metal singer (Hellyeah; Mudvayne), born in Latham, Illinois
  • 1971-10-17 Chris Kirkpatrick, American pop countertenor ('N Sync - "I Thought She Knew"), born in Clarion, Pennsylvania on
  • 1971-10-21 Nick Oliveri, American rock bassist and singer (Queens Of The Stone Age, 1998-2004), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1971-10-25 Midori [Gotō], Japanese-American concert violinist (Avery Fisher Prize, 2001), music education advocate, and teacher, born in Osaka, Japan
  • 1971-10-26 Anthony Rapp, American singer and actor, born in Joliet, Illinois
  • 1971-10-27 Jade Arcade, American comics artist and writer, born in Nashville, Tennessee
  • 1971-10-29 Daniel J. Bernstein, American professor and cryptologist, born in East Patchogue, New York
  • 1971-11-07 Robin Finck, American guitarist (Nine inch Nails; Guns N' Roses), born in Park Ridge, New Jersey
  • 1971-11-11 Jennifer Celotta, American TV producer and writer (The Office), born in Gaithersburg, Maryland
  • 1971-11-15 Jay Harrington, American actor
  • 1971-11-19 Alice Peacock, American folk singer, born in White Bear Lake, Minnesota
  • 1971-11-19 Jeremy McGrath, American motorcycle racer (AMA Career Wins: 89; 7 x Supercross championships; Sumer X Games: Moto X Step Up 2004), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1971-11-20 Joel McHale, American actor and comedian (Community), born in Rome, Italy
  • 1971-11-23 Lisa Arch, American actress, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1971-11-26 Winky Wright, American professional boxer, born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1971-11-27 Kirk Acevedo, American actor (Oz, The Thin Red Line), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1971-11-30 Ray Durham, American MLB infielder (Chicago White Sox), born in Charlotte, North Carolina
  • 1971-12-02 Wilson Jermaine Heredia, American actor (Rent), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1971-12-03 Vernon White, American mixed martial arts fighter (King of the Cage Middleweight Champion; UFC), born in Sparks, Nevada
  • 1971-12-04 Shannon Briggs, American boxer (lineal 1997-98 & WBO heavyweight champion 2006-07), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1971-12-05 Kali Rocha, American actress (Liv and Maddie), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • 1971-12-10 Brian Nichols, American spree killer (on trial for rape when he escaped from custody and murdered the judge presiding over his trial, a court reporter, a sheriff's deputy and later a federal agent), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1971-12-19 Liz Cho, American television reporter
  • 1971-12-21 Brett Scallions, American singer (Fuel, The X's), born in Brownsville, Tennessee
  • 1971-12-24 Christopher Daniels, American professional wrestler, born in Kalamazoo, Michigan
  • 1971-12-26 Jared Leto, American actor (My So Called Life, Requiem for a Dream), born in Bossier City, Louisiana
  • 1971-12-26 Jonathan M. Parisen, American film director, born in Staten Island, New York City
  • 1971-12-28 Frank Sepe, US bodybuilder, born in Rosedale, New York
  • 1971-12-29 Jay Fiedler, American NFL quarterback (Amsterdam Admirals), born in Long Island, New York
  • 1971-12-30 Daniel Sunjata, American actor
  • 1972-01-01 DJ Shadow [Joshua Davis], American hip-hop DJ and songwriter (Endtroducing.....), born in San Jose, Clifornia
  • 1972-01-02 Christopher Lennertz, American television, film and video game composer, born in Methuen, Massachusetts
  • 1972-01-03 Nichole Nordeman, American pop and contemporary Christian singer-songwriter, born in Colorado Springs, Colorado
  • 1972-01-04 James Longley, American documentary filmmaker, born in Eugene, Oregon
  • 1972-01-09 Angie Martinez, American radio & television personality, born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1972-01-10 Brian Lawler, American professional wrestler, born in Memphis, Tennessee (d. 2018)
  • 1972-01-11 Marc Blucas, American actor, born in Butler, Pennsylvania
  • 1972-01-12 Randy Sklar, American twin comedian (Sklar Brothers), born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • 1972-01-13 Atoosa Rubenstein, Iranian-born American magazine editor
  • 1972-01-16 Joe Horn, American NFL wide receiver, 1996-2007 (KC Chiefs, New Orleans Saints, and 1 other team), born in New Haven, Connecticut
  • 1972-01-16 Richard T. Jones, American actor (Judging Amy; The Rookie), born in Kobe, Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan
  • 1972-01-19 Drea de Matteo, American actress (Swordfish, The Sopranos), born in Queens, New York
  • 1972-01-19 Ron Killings, American professional wrestler, born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • 1972-01-21 Cat Power [Chan Marshall], American musician
  • 1972-01-22 Gabriel Macht, American actor (Suits), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1972-01-27 Guillermo, Mexican-born American TV personality
  • 1972-02-01 Yoshi DeHerrera, American TV personality, born in Colorado Springs, Colorado
  • 1972-02-07 Alex Bassi, American race car driver
  • 1972-02-07 Essence Atkins, American actress
  • 1972-02-07 Robyn Lively, American actress
  • 1972-02-09 Crispin Freeman, American cartoon voice actor, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1972-02-11 Kelly Slater, American surfer (11 x WSL champion; Triple Crown 1995, 98, 2019, born in Cocoa Beach, Florida
  • 1972-02-14 Big Daddy V, [Nelson Frazier Jr.] American professional wrestler, born in Goldsboro, North Carolina (d. 2014)
  • 1972-02-14 Erika Rachael Schwarz, Miss America (Louisiana-2nd-1997), born in Folsom, Louisiana
  • 1972-02-17 Taylor Hawkins, American drummer (Foo Fighters - "Everlong"; "My Hero"), born in Fort Worth, Texas (d. 2022)
  • 1972-02-19 Francine, American professional wrestler, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1972-02-23 Steve Holy, American country singer, born in Dallas, Texas
  • 1972-02-24 Patricia Regan Leines, American model and 3rd in Miss America 1997, born in Medford, Oregon
  • 1972-02-28 Rory Cochrane, American actor
  • 1972-02-29 Dave Williams, American singer (Drowning Pool) (d. 2002)
  • 1972-03-02 Richard Ruccolo, American actor (Two Guys and a Girl), born in Marlton, New Jersey
  • 1972-03-04 Ivy Queen [Martha Pesante], Puerto Rican singer, rapper, and songwriter, born in Añasco, Puerto Rico
  • 1972-03-09 Kerr Smith, American actor (Final Destination, Dawson's Creek), born in Exton, Pennsylvania
  • 1972-03-10 Matt Kenseth, American race car driver
  • 1972-03-12 James Maritato, American professional wrestler
  • 1972-03-15 Mark Hoppus, American rock singer and bass player (+44 and blink-182), born in Ridgecrest, California
  • 1972-03-18 Dane Cook, American comedian and actor
  • 1972-03-19 Nate Quarry, American mixed martial arts fighter (The Ultimate Fighter; co-host MMA Uncensored Live), born in Arcata, California
  • 1972-03-26 Leslie Mann, American actress (Knocked Up; The Change-Up), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1972-03-31 Andrew Bowen, American actor
  • 1972-04-01 Allen and Albert Hughes, American film directors

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Famous Deaths