United States of America in History (Part 76)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 7501 - 7,600 of 10,137

  • 1972-04-14 Dean Potter, American free climber and BASE jumper, born in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas (d. 2015)
  • 1972-04-15 Lou Romano, American voice actor

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1972-04-17 Jennifer Garner [Affleck], American actress (Sydney Bristow-Alias), born in Houston, Texas

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1972-04-20 Carmen Electra [Tara Leigh Patrick], American model and actress (Scary Movie, Meet the Spartans), born in Sharonville, Ohio

  • 1972-04-21 Lori Flick, Miss America-Massachusetts (1997), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1972-04-23 Sonya Smith, American actress
  • 1972-04-28 Joseph Bruce, American musician
  • 1972-04-29 Dustin McDaniel, American politician

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1972-05-02 Dwayne Johnson ["The Rock"], American professional wrestler and actor, born in Hayward, California

Actor & Professional Wrestler The Rock
Actor & Professional Wrestler
The Rock

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1972-05-04 Mike Dirnt [Michael Ryan Pritchard], American musician (Green Day), born in Berkeley, California

Bassist Rocker Mike Dirnt
Bassist Rocker
Mike Dirnt
  • 1972-05-07 Frank Trigg, American Mixed Martial Arts Fighter
  • 1972-05-12 Annette Albertson, Reno Nevada, Miss America-Nevada (1997)
  • 1972-05-14 Gabriel Mann, American actor
  • 1972-05-16 Khary Payton, American actor
  • 1972-05-21 The Notorious B.I.G. [Christopher Wallace], American rapper (Life After Death), born in NYC, New York (d. 1997)
  • 1972-05-22 Anna Belknap, American actress (CSI NY), born in Damariscotta, Maine
  • 1972-05-24 Greg Berlanti, American television writer and producer
  • 1972-05-27 Todd Demsey, American golfer

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1972-06-02 Wayne Brady, American actor and comedian (The Wayne Brady Show, Whose Line Is It Anyway?), born in Columbus, Georgia

  • 1972-06-02 Wentworth Miller, American actor
  • 1972-06-04 Nikka Costa, American singer
  • 1972-06-04 Rob Huebel, American comedian
  • 1972-06-05 Mike Bucci, American professional wrestler
  • 1972-06-05 Chuck Klosterman, American journalist
  • 1972-06-09 Wesley Reid Scantlin, American guitarist and singer (Puddle of Mudd), born in Kansas City, Missouri
  • 1972-06-10 Steven Fischer, American film producer and director, born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1972-06-16 John Cho, Korean-American actor
  • 1972-06-16 Ann Shoket, American magazine editor
  • 1972-06-19 Robin Tunney, American actress (The Mentalist), born in Chicago, Illinois

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1972-06-23 Selma Blair, American actress (Cruel Intentions, Legally Blonde) born in Southfield, Michigan

Actress Selma Blair
Actress
Selma Blair
  • 1972-06-23 Ron Corning, American television anchor
  • 1972-06-28 Alessandro Nivola, American actor, born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1972-06-30 Ellen Coleen Pasturzak, Miss America-Ohio (1996), born in Portsmouth, Ohio
  • 1972-07-06 D-Styles, American scratch DJ
  • 1972-07-10 Sofia Vergara, Colombian-American actress (Modern Family), born in Barranquilla, Colombia
  • 1972-07-12 Brett Reed, American musician (Rancid)
  • 1972-07-13 Sean Waltman, American wrestler
  • 1972-07-15 Scott Foley, American actor (Scandal, Felicity), born in Kansas City, Kansas
  • 1972-07-15 Beth Ostrosky, American model
  • 1972-07-20 Vitamin C [Colleen Ann Fitzpatrick], American singer, born in Old Bridge, New Jersey
  • 1972-07-22 Seth Fisher, American comic book artist and penciller (d.2006)
  • 1972-07-24 Rev. Jen Miller, American performance artist
  • 1972-07-27 Jill Arrington, American sports reporter
  • 1972-07-27 Maya Rudolph, American actress and comedian
  • 1972-07-28 Ed Templeton, American skateboarder
  • 1972-08-01 Devon Hughes, American professional wrestler
  • 1972-08-02 Jimmy Pop, American musician (The Bloodhound Gang)
  • 1972-08-07 Greg Serano, American actor
  • 1972-08-08 Lüpüs Thünder, American musician (The Bloodhound Gang)
  • 1972-08-11 Jonathon Prandi, American model
  • 1972-08-13 Kevin Plank, American entrepreneur (Under Armour)
  • 1972-08-15 Chris Morrissey, American film director/actor
  • 1972-08-15 Matthew Wood, American actor and sound editor
  • 1972-08-16 Emily Robison, American country singer, instrumentalist and songwriter (Dixie Chicks)

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1972-08-30 Cameron Diaz, American actress (Shrek, The Mask, My Best Friend's Wedding), born in Long Beach, California

Actress Cameron Diaz
Actress
Cameron Diaz
  • 1972-08-31 Chris Tucker, American actor
  • 1972-09-04 Myra Katherine Hale, Miss America-Nebraska (1996), born in Lincoln, Nebraska
  • 1972-09-06 Anika Noni Rose, American actress and singer
  • 1972-09-06 Dylan Bruno, American actor (Numb3rs)
  • 1972-09-08 Lisa Kennedy, American television personality
  • 1972-09-09 James Farmer, American educator and artist
  • 1972-09-10 James Duval, American actor
  • 1972-09-12 Avijit Roy, Bangladeshi American activist and blogger (d. 2015)
  • 1972-09-15 Amanda Lynn Granrud, Miss America-Montana (1996), born in Great Falls, Montana
  • 1972-09-17 Bobby Lee, American comedian
  • 1972-09-18 Michael Landes, actor (American Summer)
  • 1972-09-21 David Silveria, American drummer (KoЯn)
  • 1972-09-27 Craig L. Rice, American Politician
  • 1972-09-28 Dena Querubin, Waterford NJ, Miss America-NJ (1996)
  • 1972-09-28 Dita Von Teese, American burlesque artist
  • 1972-10-02 Tara Dawn Holland, American pageant contestant (Miss America 1997), born in Overland Park, Kansas
  • 1972-10-03 Garrett Dutton, American musician (G. Love and Special Sauce), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1972-10-03 Lajon Witherspoon, American singer (Sevendust)
  • 1972-10-05 Thomas Roberts, American news anchor
  • 1972-10-07 Ben Younger, American screenwriter and film director
  • 1972-10-15 Matt Keeslar, American actor
  • 1972-10-18 Jake Farrow, American actor (Drake & Josh)
  • 1972-10-19 Pras, American musician
  • 1972-10-21 Matthew Friedberger, American musician (The Fiery Furnaces)
  • 1972-10-22 D'Lo Brown, American professional wrestler
  • 1972-10-24 Natasha Ann Courter, Davenport Iowa, Miss America-Iowa (1997)
  • 1972-10-24 Scott Peterson, American murderer
  • 1972-10-28 Brad Paisley, American musician
  • 1972-10-29 Gabrielle Union, American actress
  • 1972-10-29 Tracee Ellis Ross, American actress
  • 1972-11-02 Jeni Stephens, Miss America-Tennessee (1997), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • 1972-11-08 Gretchen Mol, American actress
  • 1972-11-09 Eric Dane, American actor
  • 1972-11-09 Doug Russell, American radio personality
  • 1972-11-11 Leslie Mann, American actress
  • 1972-11-13 Kimberlee Ann McKay, Belle Fourche SD, Miss America-SD (1996)
  • 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 Jessi Alexander, American country music singer/songwriter
  • 1972-11-18 Robert Shapiro, American politician/humorist
  • 1972-11-21 Rain Phoenix, American singer/actress

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Famous Deaths