United States of America in History (Part 75)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 7401 - 7,500 of 9,829

  • 1972-09-10 James Duval, American actor (Donnie Darko), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1972-09-12 Avijit Roy, Bangladeshi-American activist and blogger, born in Bangladesh (d. 2015)
  • 1972-09-17 Bobby Lee, American comedian
  • 1972-09-18 Michael Landes, American actor (American Summer), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1972-09-21 David Silveria, American drummer (KoЯn), born in San Leandro, California
  • 1972-09-27 Craig L. Rice, American Politician
  • 1972-09-28 Dita Von Teese, American burlesque artist
  • 1972-10-03 G. Love [Garrett Dutton], American musician (G. Love and Special Sauce), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1972-10-03 Lajon Witherspoon, American rock singer (Sevendust), born in Nashville, Tennesee
  • 1972-10-05 Thomas Roberts, American news anchor, born in Towson, Maryland
  • 1972-10-07 Ben Younger, American screenwriter and film director, born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1972-10-15 Matt Keeslar, American actor 9The Last Days of Disco), born in Grand Rapids, Michigan
  • 1972-10-18 Jake Farrow, American actor (Drake & Josh)
  • 1972-10-19 Pras [Prakazrel Michel], Haitian-American rapper, songwriter and producer (The Fugees), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1972-10-21 Matthew Friedberger, American musician (The Fiery Furnaces)
  • 1972-10-22 D'Lo Brown, American professional wrestler
  • 1972-10-24 Scott Peterson, American murderer, born in San Diego, California

Person of interestBrad Paisley

1972-10-28 Brad Paisley, American country singer (Collision of Worlds, Nobody's Fool), born in Glen Dale, West Virginia

Country Singer Brad Paisley
Country Singer
Brad Paisley
  • 1972-10-29 Gabrielle Union, American actress, author and activist (Bring it on, Being Mary Jane), born in Omaha, Nebraska
  • 1972-10-29 Tracee Ellis Ross, American actress (Black-ish), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1972-11-08 Gretchen Mol, American actress, born in Deep River, Connecticut
  • 1972-11-09 Eric Dane, American actor, born in San Francisco, California
  • 1972-11-09 Doug Russell, American radio personality, born in Pewaukee, Wisconsin
  • 1972-11-11 Leslie Mann, American actress, born in San Francisco, California
  • 1972-11-14 Matthew Bloom, American professional wrestler
  • 1972-11-16 Missi Pyle, American actress
  • 1972-11-17 Leonard Roberts, American actor
  • 1972-11-17 Kimya Dawson, American singer
  • 1972-11-18 Jessica "Jessi" Alexander, American country music singer and songwriter ("The Climb"), born in Jackson, Tennessee
  • 1972-11-18 Robert Shapiro, American politician/humorist
  • 1972-11-21 Rain Phoenix, American singer/actress
  • 1972-11-29 Brian Baumgartner, American actor, born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • 1972-11-29 Larry Joe Campbell, American actor, born in Cadillac, Michigan
  • 1972-11-30 Christopher Fitzgerald, American stage actor
  • 1972-12-03 Bucky Lasek, American skateboarder (10 x Summer X Games gold), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1972-12-05 Angela Shelton, American actress and screenwriter (Tumbleweeds), born in Asheville, North Carolina
  • 1972-12-07 'Sunny' Tammy Lynn Sytch, American professional wrestler (WWF), born in Matawan, New Jersey
  • 1972-12-08 Frank Shamrock, American mixed martial artist, born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1972-12-09 Reiko Aylesworth, American actress, born in Evanston, Illinois
  • 1972-12-09 Tré Cool, German-born American drummer (Green Day), born in Frankfurt, Germany
  • 1972-12-12 Brandon Teena, American trans man and hate crime victim, born in Lincoln, Nebraska (d. 1993)
  • 1972-12-14 Eric Anderson, American musical theatre actor, born in Newport Beach, California
  • 1972-12-17 Laurie Holden, American actress (The Walking Dead), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1972-12-18 Trevor Chowning, American Pop Artist
  • 1972-12-18 DJ Lethal, Latvian-born American DJ (House of Pain, Limp Bizkit)
  • 1972-12-18 Raymond Herrera, American drummer (Fear Factory) and businessman
  • 1972-12-19 Rosa Blasi, American actress, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1972-12-25 Josh Freese, American session and touring rock drummer(Devo; Sting; Nine Inch Nails; Kelly Clarkson), born in Orlando, Florida
  • 1972-12-27 Matt Slocum, American musician (Sixpence None the Richer)
  • 1972-12-29 Evan Seinfeld, American heavy metal singer and bassist (Biohazard) and actor (Oz), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1973-01-02 Will Kirby, American actor
  • 1973-01-04 Harmony Korine, American film director and artist, born in Bolinas, California
  • 1973-01-10 Ryan Drummond, American voice actor, born in Lima, Ohio
  • 1973-01-11 Rockmond Dunbar, American actor (Earth 2, Prison Break), born in Berkeley, California
  • 1973-01-12 Dan Haseltine, American singer (Jars of Clay), born in Hampton, Massachusetts
  • 1973-01-12 Matt Wong, American musician (Reel Big Fish), born in Hilo, Hawaii
  • 1973-01-23 Lanei Chapman, American actress, born in os Angeles, California
  • 1973-01-25 Geoff Johns, American comic book writer, born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1973-01-25 Ace Steel [Christopher Guy], American professional wrestler, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1973-02-09 Colin Egglesfield, American actor
  • 1973-02-12 Tara Strong, Canadian-American voice actress (Rugrats, The Powerpuff Girls), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1973-02-15 Alex Borstein, American actress and animator (The Marvelous Mrs Maisel), born in Highland Park, Illinois
  • 1973-02-23 Jack Case, American artist
  • 1973-02-24 Chris Fehn, American percussionist (Slipknot)
  • 1973-02-25 Justin Jeffre, American singer (98 Degrees)
  • 1973-02-25 Anson Mount, American actor
  • 1973-03-04 Len Wiseman, American director
  • 1973-03-10 John LeCompt, American hard rock guitarist (Evanescence, 2002-07 - "Lithium"), born in Little Rock, Arkansas
  • 1973-03-13 David Draiman, American musician and songwriter (Disturbed), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1973-03-16 Brant Bjork, American musician (Kyuss)
  • 1973-03-18 Luci Christian, American voice actress
  • 1973-03-20 Christopher Heinz, American businessman; son of Teresa Heinz
  • 1973-03-20 Cedric Yarbrough, American actor
  • 1973-03-21 Ananda Lewis, American model and television personality
  • 1973-03-21 Jerry Supiran, American actor

Person of interestLarry Page

1973-03-26 Larry Page, American computer scientist and businessman (co-founded Google with Sergey Brin), born in East Lansing, Michigan

Computer Scientist and Co-founder of Google Larry Page
Computer Scientist and Co-founder of Google
Larry Page
  • 1973-03-26 T.R. Knight, American actor (Grey's Anatomy), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • 1973-04-01 Christian Finnegan, American comedian
  • 1973-04-01 Rachel Maddow, American radio and TV personality and political analyst (MSNBC), born in Castro Valley, California

Person of interestDavid Blaine

1973-04-04 David Blaine, American magician and illusionist, born in Brooklyn, New York

Magician and Illusionist David Blaine
Magician and Illusionist
David Blaine

Person of interestPharrell Williams

1973-04-05 Pharrell Williams, American singer, songwriter ("Happy"), music producer (The Neptunes), and film producer (Hidden Figures), born in Virginia Beach, Virginia

  • 1973-04-10 Christopher Simmons, American graphic designer, born in Canada
  • 1973-04-11 Jennifer Esposito, American television actor (Summer of Sam), born in NYC, New York
  • 1973-04-12 J. Scott Campbell, American comic book artist, born in East Tawas, Michigan

Person of interestAdrien Brody

1973-04-14 Adrien Brody, American actor (The Pianist, The Grand Budapest Hotel), born in New York City

  • 1973-04-14 David Miller, American tenor (Il Divo), born in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
  • 1973-04-16 Akon [Thiam], Senegalese American singer-songwriter and producer ("Trouble"; "Lonely"; "Smack That"), born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • 1973-04-28 Elisabeth Röhm, American actress
  • 1973-04-28 Jorge Garcia, American actor
  • 1973-04-28 Ian Murdock, German-born American computer programmer (Debian project, Progeny Linux Systems), born in Konstanz, West Germany (d. 2015)
  • 1973-05-11 James Haven, American actor
  • 1973-05-12 Kendra Kassebaum, American stage actress (Wicked), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1973-05-16 Jason Acuña "Wee-Man", American television personality
  • 1973-05-17 Josh Homme, American musician and songwriter
  • 1973-05-17 Matthew McGrory, American actor (d. 2005)
  • 1973-05-17 Sasha Alexander, American television actress
  • 1973-05-25 Demetri Martin, American comedian (We Bare Bears), born in NYC, New York
  • 1973-05-25 Molly Sims, American model and actress, born in Murray, Kentucky
  • 1973-05-25 Daz Dillinger [Delmar Drew Arnaud], American hip-hop performer, born in Long Beach, California
  • 1973-05-27 Jack McBrayer, American actor and comedian

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