United States of America in History (Part 78)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 7701 - 7,800 of 9,830

  • 1974-08-17 Nicola Kraus, American novelist, born in New York City
  • 1974-08-20 Amy Adams, American actress and singer (Arrival, Man of Steel, American Hustle), 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 Shifty Shellshock [Seth Binzer], American musician (Crazy Town), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1974-08-23 Christian Beranek, American graphic novelist and actor, born in Council Bluffs, Iowa
  • 1974-08-25 Eric Millegan, American actor
  • 1974-08-26 Eric D. Snider, American humor columnist / movie reviewer
  • 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

Person of interestJimmy Fallon

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

Comedian and TV Host Jimmy Fallon
Comedian and TV Host
Jimmy Fallon
  • 1974-09-20 Michael Waddington, American defense lawyer, born in New Castle, Pennsylvania
  • 1974-09-21 Taral Hicks, American actress and singer, 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
  • 1974-09-29 Brian Ash, American film producer
  • 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 Rich Franklin, American mixed martial artist, born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 1974-10-05 Colin Meloy, American singer (The Decemberists), born in Helena, Montana
  • 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
  • 1974-11-02 Nelly [Cornell Haynes Jr.], American rapper, 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), 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)

Person of interestLeonardo DiCaprio

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

  • 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, US television host
  • 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, 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
  • 1974-12-24 Ryan Seacrest, American television host, born in Dunwoody, 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 Doug Robb, American singer (Hoobastank - "The Reason"), born in Agoura Hills, California
  • 1975-01-02 Dax Shepard, American actor

Person of interestBradley Cooper

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

  • 1975-01-08 DJ Clue, American DJ & producer, born in NYC, New York
  • 1975-01-12 Jason Freese, American musician, born in Orange County, California
  • 1975-01-16 Greg Strause, American visual effects creator, born in Waukegan, Illinois
  • 1975-01-16 Gillian Iliana Waters, American actress, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 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

Person of interestDrew Barrymore

1975-02-22 Drew Barrymore, 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 win the EGOT, 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 Midget [Eric S. Lynch], Rodeo, California, American radio personality
  • 1975-03-14 Wendy Rice, American actress (Pleasure Party)

Person of interestEva Longoria

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

Actress Eva Longoria
Actress
Eva Longoria
  • 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 drummer
  • 1975-03-23 Alydar, American racehorse (d. 1990)

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