United States of America in History (Part 77)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 7601 - 7,700 of 9,829

  • 1974-02-08 Seth Green, American actor and producer (Family Guy; Austin Powers), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1974-02-08 Kimbo Slice [Kevin Ferguson], American mixed martial artist, born in the Bahamas (d. 2016)
  • 1974-02-09 Amber Valletta, American actress and model (Hitch, Revenge), born in Phoenix, Arizona
  • 1974-02-10 Tanoai Reed, American stunt performer, born in Honolulu, Hawaii

Person of interestElizabeth Banks

1974-02-10 Elizabeth Banks, American actress (The 40-Year-Old Virgin, Man on a Ledge), born in Pittsfield, Massachusetts

Actress and Director Elizabeth Banks
Actress and Director
Elizabeth Banks
  • 1974-02-11 D'Angelo [Michael Eugene Archer], American singer, songwriter, and record producer, born in Richmond, Virginia
  • 1974-02-11 Alex Jones [Emeric], American radio host & conspiracy theorist (InfoWars, PrisonPlanet), born in Dallas, Texas
  • 1974-02-11 Zain Verjee, Kenyan-born journalist, born in Nairobi, Kenya
  • 1974-02-12 Fonzworth Bentley, US hip-hop artist, born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • 1974-02-13 Jeff Duran, US radio personality, born in Arcadia, California
  • 1974-02-15 Miranda July, US performance artist, born in Barre, Vermont
  • 1974-02-15 Seattle Slew, American racehorse, born in White Horse Acres Farm, Texas (d. 2002)
  • 1974-02-17 Bryan White, American singer, born in Lawton, Oklahoma
  • 1974-02-19 Danny Doring, American professional wrestler
  • 1974-02-21 Wish Bone [Charles C. Scruggs], American rapper (Bone Thugs-N-Harmony), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1974-02-24 Chad Hugo, American musician and producer (The Neptunes)
  • 1974-02-24 Bonnie Somerville, American actress and singer

Person of interestKevin Connolly

1974-03-05 Kevin Connolly, American actor (Beverly Hillbillies, Rocky V, Angus), born in Patchogue, New York

Person of interestEva Mendes

1974-03-05 Eva Mendes, American actress (Training Day, 2 Fast 2 Furious), born in Miami, Florida

Actress Eva Mendes
Actress
Eva Mendes
  • 1974-03-06 Sebastian Siegel, British-American actor (Lost, Hawaii Five-0), born in Oxford, England
  • 1974-03-07 Larry Bagby, American actor and musician (Buffy the Vampire Slyer), born in Marysville, California
  • 1974-03-07 Jenna Fischer, American actress (The Office), born in Fort Wayne, Indiana
  • 1974-03-07 Hugo Ferreira, Portuguese-American rock singer-songwriter (Tantric), born in Luanda, Portuguese Angola
  • 1974-03-15 John "Beatz" Holohan, American musician
  • 1974-03-17 Marisa Coughlan, American actress
  • 1974-03-19 Vida Guerra, Cuban-American swimsuit model
  • 1974-03-21 Laura Allen, American actress
  • 1974-03-24 Chad Butler, American Christian rock drummer (Switchfoot - "Mess Of Me"), born in Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • 1974-03-24 Alyson Hannigan, American actress (Buffy the Vampire Slayer, How I met Your Mother), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1974-03-25 Lark Voorhies, American actress
  • 1974-03-29 Kristoffer Cusick, American actor
  • 1974-04-01 Richard Christy, American heavy metal drummer (Charred Walls of the Damned), and radio personality (The Howard Stern Show), born in Fort Scott, Kansas, U.S.
  • 1974-04-04 Dave Mirra, American BMX rider, born in Chittenango, New York (d. 2016)
  • 1974-04-05 Sahaj Ticotin, American musician/producer (Ra)
  • 1974-04-08 Chino XL [Derek Keith Barbosa], American rapper and actor, born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1974-04-08 Nnedi Okorafor, Nigerian American writer (Binti books), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 1974-04-10 Eric Greitens, American former military officer, born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • 1974-04-12 Marley Shelton, American actress (Sin City), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1974-04-14 Shawntae Harris, American rapper, born in Joliet, Illinois
  • 1974-04-15 Danny Pino, American actor (Cold Case), born in Miami, Florida
  • 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 Carlos Dengler, American musician (Interpol), born in Queens, New York
  • 1974-04-23 Barry Watson, American actor (What About Brian), born in Traverse City, Michigan
  • 1974-04-24 Eric Kripke, American television writer, director and producer (Supernatural), born in Toledo, Ohio
  • 1974-04-24 Brian Marshall, American rock bassist (Creed - "With Arms Wide Open"), born in Jackson, Mississippi
  • 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
  • 1974-05-13 Tim McMahon, American hardcore singer (Mouthpiece, Hands Tied, Triple Threat)
  • 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 Sean Gunn, American actor
  • 1974-05-22 A. J. Langer, American actress

Person of interestJewel Kilcher

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

Singer-Songwriter Jewel Kilcher
Singer-Songwriter
Jewel Kilcher

Person of interestKen Jennings

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

74 Time Jeopardy Champion Ken Jennings
74 Time Jeopardy Champion
Ken Jennings
  • 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 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
  • 1974-05-30 Big L [Lamont Coleman], American rapper (Lifestylez Ov Da Poor & Dangerous), born in Harlem, New York (d. 1999)
  • 1974-05-31 Chad Campbell, American golfer (US masters 2009 runner-up, 4 PGA Tour titles), born in Andrews, Texas
  • 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

Person of interestAlanis Morissette

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

Singer-Songwriter Alanis Morissette
Singer-Songwriter
Alanis Morissette
  • 1974-06-02 Matt Serra, American mixed martial ar
  • 1974-06-03 Arianne Zuker, American actress
  • 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 Steve-O, American television personality
  • 1974-06-13 Brande Roderick, American actress
  • 1974-06-21 Neely Jenkins, American indie rocker (Tilley and the Wall), born in Omaha, Nebraska
  • 1974-06-22 Donald Faison, American actor
  • 1974-06-25 Jim LaMarca, American bass guitarist (Chimaira), born in Strongsville, Ohio

Person of interestDerek Jeter

1974-06-26 Derek Jeter, American baseball shortstop (NY Yankees, Rookie of Year 1996), born in Pequannock, New Jersey

Baseball Player Derek Jeter
Baseball Player
Derek Jeter
  • 1974-06-26 Matt Striker, American professional wrestler, born in Queens, New York
  • 1974-06-26 Jeff Frankenstein, American musician (Newsboys), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 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
  • 1974-07-25 Jay R. Ferguson, American actor (Evening Shade, Mad Men), born in Dallas, Texas
  • 1974-07-26 Dan Konopka, American musician (OK Go)
  • 1974-07-27 Pete Yorn, American musician (Musicforthemorningafter), born in Pompton Plains, New Jersey

Person of interestHilary Swank

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

Actress Hilary Swank
Actress
Hilary Swank
  • 1974-08-06 Ever Carradine, American actress
  • 1974-08-09 Kirill Reznik, American politician
  • 1974-08-14 Christopher Gorham, American actor, born in Fresno, California
  • 1974-08-14 Ana Matronic [Lynch], American alt-pop singer (Scissor Sisters), born in Portland, Oregon
  • 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

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