United States of America in History (Part 77)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 7601 - 7,700 of 9,753

  • 1974-04-15 Douglas Spain, American actor, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1974-04-16 Mat Devine, American singer (Kill Hannah), born in Norwalk, Connecticut
  • 1974-04-16 Valarie Rae Miller, American actress, born in Lafayette, Louisiana
  • 1974-04-18 Mark Tremonti, American rock guitarist (Creed - "With Arms Wide Open"; Alter Bridge -"Isolation"), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1974-04-23 Barry Watson, American actor (What About Brian), born in Traverse City, Michigan
  • 1974-04-23 Carlos Dengler, American musician (Interpol), born in Queens, New York
  • 1974-04-24 Brian Marshall, American rock bassist (Creed - "With Arms Wide Open"), born in Jackson, Mississippi
  • 1974-04-24 Eric Kripke, American television writer, director and producer (Supernatural), born in Toledo, Ohio
  • 1974-04-26 Ivana Miličević, Croatian-American actress (Banshee), born in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • 1974-05-02 Miles Joseph, American soccer forward (Olympic gold 1996), born in West Springfield, Massachusetts
  • 1974-05-07 Breckin Meyer, American voice actor and actor (Robot Chicken), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • 1974-05-11 Billy Kidman, American professional wrestler
  • 1974-05-13 Brian Geraghty, American actor (Broadwalk Empire, Big Sky), born in Toms River, New Jersey
  • 1974-05-13 Tim McMahon, American hardcore punk rock singer (Mouthpiece:, Hands Tied: Triple Threat), born in New Jersey
  • 1974-05-14 Jennifer Allan, American model
  • 1974-05-16 Sonny Sandoval, American singer (P.O.D.)
  • 1974-05-17 Sendhil Ramamurthy, American actor
  • 1974-05-21 Havoc [Kejuan Muchita], American rapper (Mobb Deep), born in Queensbridge, Queens, New York
  • 1974-05-22 A. J. Langer, American actress
  • 1974-05-22 Sean Gunn, American actor

Jewel KilcherJewel Kilcher (48 years old)

1974-05-23 American singer-songwriter ("Pieces Of You"; "You Were Meant For Me"; "Standing Still"), born in Payson, Utah

Ken JenningsKen Jennings (48 years old)

1974-05-23 American game show contestant, born in Edmonds, Washington

  • 1974-05-25 Frank Klepacki, American video game composer (Command & Conquer: Red Alert), born in Las Vegas, Nevada
  • 1974-05-28 Alicia Minshew, American actress (Kendall Hart-All My Children), born in Plantation, Florida
  • 1974-05-30 Big L [Lamont Coleman], American rapper (Lifestylez Ov Da Poor & Dangerous), born in Harlem, New York (d. 1999)
  • 1974-05-30 Cee-Lo Green [Thomas Callaway], American Grammy winning singer-songwriter (Crazy, F*** You), reality TV judge (The Voice), record producer, and actor, born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • 1974-05-31 Adrian Tomine, American contemporary cartoonist (Optic Nerve; The New Yorker), and album art creator (The Eels; Yo La Tango), born in Sacramento, California
  • 1974-05-31 Chad Campbell, American golfer (US masters 2009 runner-up, 4 PGA Tour titles), born in Andrews, Texas

Alanis MorissetteAlanis Morissette (48 years old)

1974-06-01 Canadian-America vocalist (Jagged Little Pill), born in Ottawa, Ontario

  • 1974-06-02 Matt Serra, American mixed martial ar
  • 1974-06-03 Arianne Zuker, American actress (Days of Our Lives), born in Northridge, California
  • 1974-06-04 Stefan Lessard, American bassist (Dave Matthews Band), born in Anaheim, California
  • 1974-06-05 Chad Allen [Lazzari], American actor (David-Our House, St Elsewhere), born in Cerritos, California
  • 1974-06-06 Danny Strong, American actor
  • 1974-06-06 Uncle Kracker [Matthew Shafer], American singer and rapper ("Follow Me"; "Drift Away"), born in Mount Clemens, Michigan
  • 1974-06-13 Brande Roderick, American actress
  • 1974-06-13 Steve-O, American television personality
  • 1974-06-21 Neely Jenkins, American indie rocker (Tilley and the Wall), born in Omaha, Nebraska
  • 1974-06-22 Donald Faison, American actor (Scrubs - "Dr. Turk"), born in Harlem, New York City
  • 1974-06-25 Jim LaMarca, American bass guitarist (Chimaira), born in Strongsville, Ohio

Derek JeterDerek Jeter (48 years old)

1974-06-26 American Baseball HOF shortstop (14 × MLB All-Star; 5 × World Series; World Series MVP 2000; NY Yankees), born in Pequannock, New Jersey

  • 1974-06-26 Jeff Frankenstein, American musician (Newsboys), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1974-06-26 Matt Striker, American professional wrestler, born in Queens, New York
  • 1974-06-27 Christian Kane, American actor (Leverage, The Librarians), born in Dallas, Texas
  • 1974-07-02 Rocky Gray, American musician
  • 1974-07-08 Tami Erin, American actress and model
  • 1974-07-12 Gregory Helms, American professional wrestler
  • 1974-07-16 Chris Pontius, American actor and Jackass cast member, born in Pasadena, California
  • 1974-07-20 Simon Rex, American actor
  • 1974-07-23 Kathryn Hahn, American actress (WandaVision), born in Westchester, Illinois
  • 1974-07-25 Jay R. Ferguson, American actor (Evening Shade, Mad Men), born in Dallas, Texas
  • 1974-07-26 Dan Konopka, American rock drummer (OK Go)
  • 1974-07-27 Pete Yorn, American musician (Musicforthemorningafter), born in Pompton Plains, New Jersey

Hilary SwankHilary Swank (48 years old)

1974-07-30 American actress (Boys Don't Cry, Million Dollar Baby), born in Lincoln, Nebraska

  • 1974-08-06 Ever Carradine, American actress
  • 1974-08-14 Ana Matronic [Lynch], American alt-pop singer (Scissor Sisters), born in Portland, Oregon
  • 1974-08-14 Christopher Gorham, American actor, born in Fresno, California
  • 1974-08-16 Killah Priest [Walter Reed], American rapper, born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1974-08-17 Nicola Kraus, American novelist, born in New York City

Amy AdamsAmy Adams (48 years old)

1974-08-20 American actress (Junebug; Enchanted: Julie & Julia; American Hustle; Big Eyes), born in Vicenza, Veneto, Italy

  • 1974-08-20 Big Moe [Kenneth Doniell Moore], American rapper (Screwed Up Click), born in Houston, Texas (d. 2007)
  • 1974-08-22 Brimstone, American professional wrestler, born in Mineola, New York
  • 1974-08-23 Christian Beranek, American graphic novelist and actor, born in Council Bluffs, Iowa
  • 1974-08-23 Shifty Shellshock [Seth Binzer], American musician (Crazy Town), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1974-08-25 Eric Millegan, American actor
  • 1974-08-26 Eric D. Snider, American humor columnist / movie reviewer, born in Lake Elsinore, California
  • 1974-09-01 Jhonen Vasquez, American comic book artist
  • 1974-09-02 Daniel Southworth, American actor and stunt performer
  • 1974-09-03 Clare Kramer, American actress (Buffy the Vampire Slayer), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • 1974-09-04 Carmit Bachar, American musician (Pussycat Dolls), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1974-09-08 Tanaz Eshaghian, Iranian-American documentary filmmaker (Be Like Others), born in Iran
  • 1974-09-10 Ryan Phillippe, American actor (Cruel Intentions, Shooter), born in New Castle, Delaware
  • 1974-09-12 Jennifer Nettles, American country singer (Sugarland), born in Douglas, Georgia
  • 1974-09-13 Keith Murray, American rapper (Def Squad), born in Roosevelt, Long Island, New York
  • 1974-09-17 Mirah [Yom Tov Zeitlyn], American singer-songwriter, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1974-09-18 Xzibit [Alvin Nathaniel Joiner], American rapper and actor (At the Speed of Life, Pimp My Ride), born in Detroit, Michigan

Jimmy FallonJimmy Fallon (48 years old)

1974-09-19 American actor and comedian (Saturday Night Live; The Tonight Show), born in NYC, New York

  • 1974-09-20 Michael Waddington, American defense lawyer, born in New Castle, Pennsylvania
  • 1974-09-21 Taral Hicks, American actress (A Bronx Tale) and R&B singer ("Silly"), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1974-09-23 Matt Hardy, American professional wrestler
  • 1974-09-25 Daniel Kessler, American musician (Interpol), born in London, United Kingdom
  • 1974-10-01 Christian Borle, American actor (play Peter and the Starcatcher), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 1974-10-02 Michelle Krusiec, American actress
  • 1974-10-02 Paul Teutul Jr., co-star of American Chopper
  • 1974-10-05 Colin Meloy, American singer (The Decemberists), born in Helena, Montana
  • 1974-10-05 Rich Franklin, American mixed martial artist (UFC Middleweight title 2005-06), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 1974-10-06 Jeremy Sisto, American actor
  • 1974-10-07 Allison Munn, American actress, born in Columbia, South Carolina
  • 1974-10-08 DJ Q-Ball [Harry Dean, Jr.], American musician and actor (Bloodhound Gang), born in Limerick, Pennsylvania
  • 1974-10-10 Dale Earnhardt Jr., American auto racer, team owner and broadcaster (Daytona 500 2004, 14; Busch Series 1998-99), born in Kannapolis, North Carolina
  • 1974-10-14 Shaggy 2 Dope [Joseph Utsler], American rapper (Psychopathic Records), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1974-10-17 Ariel Levy, American feminist writer
  • 1974-10-19 Joy Bryant, American actress (Parenthood, Antwone Fisher), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1974-10-22 Tim Kinsella, American musician (Cap'n Jazz; Owls), and visual artist, born in Chicago, Illinois

NellyNelly (48 years old)

1974-11-02 American rapper (Country Grammar, Nellyville), born in Austin, Texas

  • 1974-11-02 Prodigy [Albert Johnson], American rapper (Mobb Deep), born in Hempstead, Long Island, New York (d. 2017)
  • 1974-11-04 Cedric Bixler-Zavala, American musician (At the Drive-In, The Mars Volta), born in Redwood City. California
  • 1974-11-05 Ryan Adams, American musician, singer and songwriter (Whiskeytown - "Don't Be Sad"; solo -"New York, New York"), born in Jacksonville, North Carolina
  • 1974-11-09 Joe C. [Joseph Calleja], American rapper (hype man for Kid Rock), born in Taylor, Michigan (d. 2000)

Leonardo DiCaprioLeonardo DiCaprio (48 years old)

1974-11-11 American actor (The Departed, Inception, The Wolf of Wall Street), born in Los Angeles, California


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