United States of America in History (Part 73)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 7201 - 7,300 of 9,831

  • 1971-06-07 Alex X. Mooney, American politician
  • 1971-06-08 Mark Feuerstein, American actor
  • 1971-06-09 Rick Renstrom, American heavy metal guitarist, born in Tampa, Florida
  • 1971-06-10 Piyush "Bobby" Jindal, American politician (US Representative for Louisiana (R), 2005-08; Governor of Louisiana, 2008-16), born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
  • 1971-06-10 (Joel) "Jo-Jo" Hailey, American R&B singer (Jodeci - "Come And Talk To Me"; "Cry For You"), born in Monroe, North Carolina
  • 1971-06-15 Jake Busey, American actor
  • 1971-06-16 Chris Gomez, American baseball infielder (San Diego Padres), born in Los Angeles, California

Person of interestTupac Shakur

1971-06-16 Tupac Shakur, American rapper and actor (Juice, Bullet), born in East Harlem, New York (d. 1996)

Rapper Tupac Shakur
Rapper
Tupac Shakur
  • 1971-06-20 Jeordie White, American musician (Marilyn Manson)

Person of interestMary Lynn Rajskub

1971-06-22 Mary Lynn Rajskub, American actress (Chloe O'Brian-24), born in Detroit, Michigan

  • 1971-06-24 Christopher Showerman, American actor
  • 1971-06-25 Angela Kinsey, American actress (The Office), born in Lafayette, Louisiana
  • 1971-06-27 Yancey Arias, American actor (Kingpin, Thief), born in NYC, New York

Person of interestElon Musk

1971-06-28 Elon Musk, American entrepreneur and inventor (SpaceX, Tesla, Paypal), born in Pretoria, South Africa

Entrepreneur Elon Musk
Entrepreneur
Elon Musk
  • 1971-06-30 Monica Potter, American actress (The Last House on the Left), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1971-07-01 Melissa Peterman [Melissa Margaret], American actress (Reba, Fargo), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • 1971-07-01 Julianne Nicholson, American actress (Megan Wheeler-Law & Order: Criminal Intent), born in Medford, Massachusetts
  • 1971-07-01 Steven W. Bailey, American actor (Buffy the Vampire Slayer), born in San Diego, California
  • 1971-07-06 Kenya D. Williamson, American actress and author (Depth of Focus: A Novel), born in Levittown, Pennsylvania
  • 1971-07-09 Marc Andreessen, American software developer
  • 1971-07-11 Leisha Hailey, American actress and musician (Uh Huh Her)
  • 1971-07-14 Mark LoMonaco, American professional wrestler
  • 1971-07-14 Joey Styles, American wrestling commentator
  • 1971-07-16 Ed Kowalczyk, American singer (Live), born in York, Pennsylvania
  • 1971-07-19 Russell Allen, American rock vocalist (Symphony X; Trans-Siberian Orchestra), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1971-07-20 DJ Screw, American hiphop DJ (d. 2000)
  • 1971-07-23 Dalvin DeGrate, American R&B singer and rapper, (Jodeci - "Cry For You"), born in Hampton, Virginia
  • 1971-07-25 Roger Creager, American country music singer & songwriter, born in Corpus Christi, Texas
  • 1971-07-28 Stephen Lynch, American musician, born in Abington, Pennsylvania
  • 1971-07-29 Monica Calhoun, American actress
  • 1971-07-30 Christine Taylor, American actress, born in Allentown, Pennsylvania
  • 1971-07-31 John 5 [Lowery], American heavy metal guitarist (The Devil Knows My Name; Rob Zombie), born in Grosse Pointe, Michigan
  • 1971-08-04 Jeff Gordon, American auto racer (Winston Cup Series 1995, 97, 98, 2001; Daytona 500 1997, 99, 2005) and broadcaster (Fox NASCAR), born in Vallejo, California
  • 1971-08-05 "Evil" Jared Hasselhoff [Hennegan], American rock bassist (Bloodhound Gang), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1971-08-05 Evil Jared Hasselhoff, American musician (The Bloodhound Gang)
  • 1971-08-06 Merrin Dungey, American actress
  • 1971-08-10 Justin Theroux, American actor (Mulholland Drive, Inland Empire), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 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 musician (former guitarist for Third Day)
  • 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 and 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
  • 1971-09-01 Jimmy 'Superfly' Snuka, Fijian-born American professional wrestler, born in Suva, Fiji (d. 2017)
  • 1971-09-03 Trevor St. John, American actor (One Live to Live), born in Spokane, Washington
  • 1971-09-08 David Arquette, American actor, director and producer (Scream, Kiss & Tell), born in Winchester, Virginia
  • 1971-09-08 Brooke Burke, American model and TV personality (Wild On!), born in Hartford, Connecticut
  • 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
  • 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

Person of interestAmy Poehler

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

Actress and Comedian Amy Poehler
Actress and Comedian
Amy Poehler

Person of interestLance Armstrong

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

Cyclist and Drug Cheat Lance Armstrong
Cyclist and Drug Cheat
Lance Armstrong

Person of interestJada Pinkett Smith

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

  • 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-born American violinist, born in Osaka
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 1971-11-29 Gregory Byrne, American college administrator
  • 1971-11-30 Ray Durham, American MLB infielder (Chicago White Sox), born in Charlotte, North Carolina
  • 1971-12-01 John Schlimm, American author
  • 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, American DJ and songwriter

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