United States of America in History (Part 78)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 7701 - 7,800 of 9,753

  • 1974-11-11 Static Major [Stephen Garrett], American R&B singer and songwriter, born in Louisville, Kentucky (d. 2008)
  • 1974-11-12 Tamala Jones, American actress, born in Pasadena, California
  • 1974-11-14 Adam Walsh, American murder victim (d. 1981)
  • 1974-11-16 Eric Judy, American rock bassist (Modest Mouse), born in Issaquah, Washington
  • 1974-11-17 Leslie Bibb, American actress
  • 1974-11-18 Chloë Sevigny, American actress
  • 1974-11-24 Dave Aizer, American television host (Slime Time Live)
  • 1974-11-26 Tammy Lynn Michaels, American actress (Popular), born in Lafayette, Indiana
  • 1974-11-28 apl.de.ap [Allan Pineda Lindo], Filipino-American rapper and producer (Black Eyed Peas - "I Gotta Feeling"), born in Angeles, Philippines
  • 1974-12-01 David Ludwig, American composer
  • 1974-12-08 Nick Zinner, American guitarist (Yeah Yeah Yeahs), born in Massachusetts
  • 1974-12-09 Canibus [Germaine Williams], American rapper, born in Kingston, Jamaica
  • 1974-12-10 Meg White, American drummer (The White Stripes), born in Grosse Point Farms, Michigan
  • 1974-12-11 Rey Mysterio [Óscar Gutiérrez], American professional wrestler, born in Chula Vista, California
  • 1974-12-17 Jeffrey "Duff" Goldman, American cake designer, TV personality (Ace of Cakes) and chef, born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1974-12-18 Bill Duggan, American television actor and host
  • 1974-12-22 Heather Donahue, American writer & actress, born in Upper Darby, Pennsylvania

Ryan SeacrestRyan Seacrest (47 years old)

1974-12-24 American DJ (On Air; American Top 40), and Television Host (American Idol, since 2002; Dick Clark's Rockin' New Year's Eve, since 2005; Live with Kelly and Ryan, since 2017), born in Atlanta, Georgia

  • 1974-12-27 Masi Oka, Japanese-American actor
  • 1974-12-29 Mekhi Phifer, American actor, born in Manhattan, New York City
  • 1974-12-31 Ryan Sakoda, Japanese American professional wrestler, born in Tokyo, Japan
  • 1975-01-02 Dax Shepard, American actor (Parenthood (TV series); CHiPS (movie)), born in Highland Township, Michigan
  • 1975-01-02 Doug Robb, American singer (Hoobastank - "The Reason"), born in Agoura Hills, California

Bradley CooperBradley Cooper (47 years old)

1975-01-05 American actor (Silver Linnings Playbook, American Hustle), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

  • 1975-01-08 DJ Clue, [Ernesto Shaw] American hip-hop DJ and music producer, born in NYC, New York
  • 1975-01-12 Jason Freese, American musician, born in Orange County, California
  • 1975-01-16 Gillian Iliana Waters, American actress, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1975-01-16 Greg Strause, American visual effects creator, born in Waukegan, Illinois
  • 1975-01-17 Freddy Rodriguez, Puerto Rican-American actor, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1975-01-19 Noah Georgeson, American musician & producer, born in Nevada City, California
  • 1975-01-21 Casey FitzRandolph, American speed skater
  • 1975-01-23 Tito Ortiz, American UFC fighter, born in Huntington Beach, California
  • 1975-01-25 Tim Montgomery, American athlete (Olympic gold 4x100m relay 2000; BALCO scandal), born in Gaffney, South Carolina
  • 1975-01-28 David Zingler, American writer
  • 1975-01-28 Terri Colombino, American Actress
  • 1975-02-01 Big Boi [Antwan André Patton], American musician (Outkast), born in Savannah, Georgia
  • 1975-02-05 Adam Carson, American musician (AFI), born in Ukiah, California
  • 1975-02-07 Wes Borland, American rock guitarist (Limp Bizkit), born in Richmond, Virginia
  • 1975-02-10 Amber Frey, American witness in the Scott Peterson case
  • 1975-02-11 Andrew "Andy" Lally, American sports car & stock car racing driver, born in Northport, New York
  • 1975-02-14 Yul Kwon, American lawyer & television host, born in Flushing, New York
  • 1975-02-15 Brendon Small, American comedian and animator, born in Springfield, Illinois
  • 1975-02-16 Don Jeffcoat, American actor

Drew BarrymoreDrew Barrymore (47 years old)

1975-02-22 American actress (ET, Firestarter, Poison Ivy), born in Los Angeles, California

  • 1975-02-23 Michael Cornacchia, American actor, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1975-02-23 Robert Lopez, American composer (Frozen), youngest ever to become an EGOT (Emmy; Grammy; Oscar; and Tony awards winner), born in Manhattan, New York
  • 1975-02-25 Chelsea Handler, American comedian and actress
  • 1975-02-27 Shelby Walker, American mixed martial artist, born in Kingsville, Texas (d. 2006)
  • 1975-03-05 Jolene Blalock, American actress
  • 1975-03-11 Eric the Actor, formerly known as Eric the Midget [Eric S. Lynch], American radio personality (The Howard Stern Show), born in Rodeo, California (d. 2014)
  • 1975-03-14 Wendy Rice, American actress (Pleasure Party)

Eva LongoriaEva Longoria (47 years old)

1975-03-15 American actress (Gabrielle Solis in Desperate Housewives), born in Corpus Christi, Texas

  • 1975-03-15 Will.i.am [Adams], American singer-songwriter, rapper, musician (Black Eyed Peas - "I Gotta Feeling"), born in East Los Angeles, California
  • 1975-03-17 Natalie Zea, American actress
  • 1975-03-18 Rodleen Getsic, American musician, civil servant
  • 1975-03-19 Brann Dailor, American heavy metal drummer (Mastodon), born in Rochester, New York
  • 1975-03-23 Alydar, American racehorse (d. 1990)

FergieFergie (47 years old)

1975-03-27 American pop singer (The Black Eyed Peas - "I Gotta Feeling"), born in Hacienda Heights, California

  • 1975-03-28 Derek Hill, American racing driver, born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1975-03-28 Richard Kelly, American film writer and director (Donnie Darko), born in Newport News, Virgina
  • 1975-03-31 Adam Green, American film director
  • 1975-04-02 Adam Rodriguez, American actor (Eric Delko-CSI: Miami) and director, born in Yonkers, New York
  • 1975-04-03 Aries Spears, American comedian (MadTV), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1975-04-04 Pamela Ribon, American screenwriter and author, born in Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania

Zach BraffZach Braff (47 years old)

1975-04-06 American actor (Dr. John Dorian-Scrubs), born in South Orange, New Jersey

  • 1975-04-09 David Gordon Green, American filmmaker (George Washington), born in Little Rock, Arkansas
  • 1975-04-10 Chris Carrabba, American rock singer and guitarist (Dashboard Confessional - "Stolen"; "Vindicated"), born in West Hartford, Connecticut
  • 1975-04-14 Amy Dumas, American professional wrestler, born in Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • 1975-04-15 Paul Dana, American race car driver (d. 2006)
  • 1975-04-16 Sean Maher, American actor, born in Pleasantville, New York
  • 1975-04-24 Sam Doumit, American actress (Shameless), born in Sacramento, California
  • 1975-04-25 Emily Bergl, English-American actress (The rage : Carrie 2), born in Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, England
  • 1975-04-26 Joey Jordison, American drummer (Slipknot, 1995-2013 - "All Hope Is Gone"), born in Des Moines, Iowa (d. 2021)
  • 1975-04-30 Elliott Sadler, American race car driver and 1 of 31 drivers to have a victory in NASCAR's three top racing series, born in Emporia, Virginia

Johnny GaleckiJohnny Galecki (47 years old)

1975-04-30 American actor (Roseanne, The Big Bang Theory), born in Bree, Belgium

  • 1975-04-30 Mike Chat, American actor
  • 1975-05-03 Christina Hendricks, American actress (Mad Men), born in Knoxville, Tennessee
  • 1975-05-03 Dulé Hill, American actor (The West Wing), born in Orange, New Jersey
  • 1975-05-04 Laci Peterson, American murder victim, born in Modesto, California (d. 2002)
  • 1975-05-16 Tonéx, American singer
  • 1975-05-18 Jack Johnson, American singer-songwriter (In Between Dreams, "Upside Down"), born in Oahu, Hawaii
  • 1975-05-22 Tracy Brookshaw, American professional wrestler and valet

Lauryn HillLauryn Hill (47 years old)

1975-05-26 American singer-songwriter (The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill), born in East Orange, New Jersey

  • 1975-05-27 André 3000 [Benjamin], American rapper (Outkast), and actor, born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • 1975-05-27 Jadakiss [Jason Phillips], American rapper (The Lox), born in Yonkers, New York
  • 1975-05-30 Marissa Mayer, American technology executive (CEO of Yahoo, designed Google home page), born in Wausau, Wisconsin
  • 1975-06-01 James Storm, American pro wrestler (TNA World Heavyweight Champion 2011; record 7 x TNA World Tag Team Champion), born in Franklin, Tennessee

Angelina JolieAngelina Jolie (47 years old)

1975-06-04 American actress (Mr. & Mrs. Smith, Wanted, Salt, Maleficent), born in Los Angeles, California

  • 1975-06-06 Nina Kaczorowski, American actress
  • 1975-06-14 Bob Nanna, American musician (Braid, Hey Mercedes, The City on Film)
  • 1975-06-14 Chris Onstad, American cartoonist
  • 1975-06-15 Elizabeth Reaser, American actress
  • 1975-06-15 Rachel Wacholder, American beach volleyballer who won eight championships and model, born in Laguna Beach, California
  • 1975-06-24 Carla Gallo, American actress
  • 1975-06-25 Linda Cardellini, American actress (Freaks and Geeks), born in Redwood City, California
  • 1975-06-26 KJ-52 [Jonah Kirsten Sorrentino], American hip hop artist, born in Tampa, Florida
  • 1975-06-27 Ace Darling [Michael Maraldo], American professional wrestler, born in Wildwood, New Jersey

Tobey MaguireTobey Maguire (47 years old)

1975-06-27 American actor (Spider-Man, The Great Gatsby), born in Santa Monica, California

  • 1975-07-01 Sufjan Stevens, American musician ("Illinois"), born in Detroit, Michigan

50 Cent50 Cent (47 years old)

1975-07-06 American rapper and businessman, born in Queens, New York


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