United States of America in History (Part 80)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 7901 - 8,000 of 9,753

  • 1976-02-25 Rashida Jones, American actress (Parks and Recreation), writer, model, and musician, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1976-02-26 Chad Urmston, American rock-ska-reggae singer-songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist (Dispatch; State Radio), born in Sherborn, Massachusetts
  • 1976-02-28 Ali Larter, American actress and model

Ja RuleJa Rule (46 years old)

1976-02-29 American rapper (Between Me and You, Always on Time) and actor, born in NYC, New York

  • 1976-03-01 Dave Malkoff, American TV News Reporter
  • 1976-03-02 Glenn Rubenstein, American writer and journalist
  • 1976-03-04 Stza Crack [Scott Sturgeon], American punk rock musician (Choking Victim; Leftover Crack), born in New York
  • 1976-03-05 Tim Sylvia, American mixed martial artist
  • 1976-03-06 Ken Anderson, American professional wrestler
  • 1976-03-13 Danny Masterson, American actor (That '70s Show - "Hyde"), born in Long Island, New York
  • 1976-03-15 Jennifer 8. Lee, American journalist
  • 1976-03-15 Katherine Brooks, American television director
  • 1976-03-16 Nick Spano, American actor
  • 1976-03-16 Paul Schneider, American actor
  • 1976-03-17 Brittany Daniel, American actress
  • 1976-03-17 Cynthia Daniel, American actress and photographer
  • 1976-03-18 Michael Spillane, American wrestler, better known as Mike Quackenbush
  • 1976-03-19 Zach Lind, American drummer (Jimmy Eat World - "The Middle")
  • 1976-03-20 Chester Bennington, American singer and songwriter (Linkin Park), born in Phoenix, Arizona (d. 2017)

Reese WitherspoonReese Witherspoon (46 years old)

1976-03-22 American actress (Pleasantville, Legally Blonde, Sweet Home Alabama), born in New Orleans, Louisiana

  • 1976-03-23 Jayson Blair, American journalist and author
  • 1976-03-25 Juvenile [Terius Gray], American rapper (The Hot Boys), born in Magnolia, New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1976-03-26 Amy Smart, American actress, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1976-03-26 Natalia Livingston, American actress (General Hospital; Days of Our Lives), born in Johnstown, Pennsylvania
  • 1976-04-03 Drew Shirley, American Christian-rock guitarist (All Together Separate; Switchfoot, 2003-present), born in Key West, Florida
  • 1976-04-07 Kevin Alejandro, American actor

Jonathan BrandisJonathan Brandis (1976-2003)

1976-04-13 American actor (seaQuest DSV - "Lucas Wolenczak"), born in Danbury, Connecticut

  • 1976-04-15 Susan Ward, American actress
  • 1976-04-16 Dan Kellner, American fencer, born in Livingston, New Jersey
  • 1976-04-17 Alex Nesic, Serbian-French-American actor, born in Santa Barbara, California
  • 1976-04-17 Monet Mazur, American actress and musician, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1976-04-18 Justin Ross, American politician (Member of the Maryland House of Delegates from the 22nd district 2003-12), born in Bowie, Maryland

Melissa Joan HartMelissa Joan Hart (46 years old)

1976-04-18 American actress (Clarissa, Sabrina), born in Smithtown, New York

Tim DuncanTim Duncan (46 years old)

1976-04-25 American NBA forward (San Antonio Spurs), born in Christiansted, U.S. Virgin Islands

  • 1976-04-30 Amanda Palmer, American performance artist, pianist, singer, and lyricist (The Dresden Dolls), born in New York City
  • 1976-05-10 Rob Malda, American internet writer and editor who co-founded Slashdot, born in Holland, Michigan
  • 1976-05-14 Hunter Burgan, American musician (AFI)
  • 1976-05-17 Lee-Hom Wang, American-born Taiwanese musician and composer
  • 1976-05-21 Deron Miller, American rock musician (CKY), born in Chester, Pennsylvania
  • 1976-05-25 Ethan Suplee, American actor (American History X), born in Manhattan, New York
  • 1976-05-26 Justin Pierre, American punk-pop singer and guitarist (Motion City Soundtrack), born in Mahtomedi, Minnesota
  • 1976-05-27 RJD2, American hip-hop producer
  • 1976-05-28 Liam O'Brien, American voice actor, writer and director (Dungeons & Dragons), born in Weehawken, New Jersey
  • 1976-05-29 David Buckner, American drummer (Papa Roach, 1993-2007 - "Last Resort"), born in Vacaville, California
  • 1976-06-03 Jamie McMurray, American NASCAR driver, born in Joplin, Missouri
  • 1976-06-03 Yuri Ruley, American drummer (punk band MxPx), born in Tacoma, Washington
  • 1976-06-07 Necro [Ron Braunstein], Jewish American rapper, born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1976-06-18 Alana de la Garza, American actress

Blake SheltonBlake Shelton (46 years old)

1976-06-18 American country singer-songwriter ("Boys 'Round Here"; "God Gave Me You"; "Honey Bee"), and TV personality (The Voice), born in Ada, Oklahoma

  • 1976-06-20 Jerome Fontamillas, Filipino-American rock keyboardist (Switchfoot), born in Pasay, Philippines
  • 1976-06-21 Mike Einziger, American rock guitarist and songwriter (Incubus), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1976-06-23 Joe Becker, American rock guitarist and composer, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1976-06-28 Seth Wescott, American snowboarder (Olympic gold 2006,10), born in Durham, North Carolina
  • 1976-07-05 Bizarre [Rufus Johnson], American rapper (D12), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1976-07-08 David Kennedy, American guitarist (Angels & Airwaves)
  • 1976-07-10 Adrian Grenier, American actor
  • 1976-07-10 Elijah Blue Allman, American musician (Deadsy), son of CHer and Gregg Allman, born in Beverly Hills, California
  • 1976-07-13 Al Santos, American model and actor
  • 1976-07-15 Jim Jones, African Puerto Rican American rapper
  • 1976-07-16 Bobby Lashley, American professional wrestler, born in Junction City, Kansas
  • 1976-07-17 Eric Winter, American actor (The Rookie), born in La Mirada, California
  • 1976-07-19 Vinessa Shaw, American actress
  • 1976-07-20 Erica Hill, American news anchor
  • 1976-07-28 Jacoby Shaddix, American singer (Papa Roach), born in Mariposa, California
  • 1976-07-31 Joshua Cain, American guitarist (Motion City Soundtrack), born in St. Paul, Minnesota
  • 1976-08-06 Travis Kalanick, American entrepreneur (Red Swoosh, Uber), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1976-08-08 (Joshua) "JC" Chasez, American pop singer (*NSYNC ' Bye Bye Bye"), born in Bowie, Maryland
  • 1976-08-08 Drew Lachey, American pop singer (98 Degrees), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 1976-08-08 Jeff Simmons, American race car driver
  • 1976-08-08 Tawny Cypress, American stage and screen actress (Unforgettable), born in Point Pleasant, New Jersey
  • 1976-08-09 Jessica Capshaw, American actress (Grey's Anatomy), born in Columbia, Missouri
  • 1976-08-10 Michael Depoli, American wrestler
  • 1976-08-11 Ben Gibbard, American singer-songwriter (Death Cab for Cutie; The Postal Service), born in Bremerton, Washington
  • 1976-08-12 Wednesday 13 [Joseph Poole], American punk rock musician (Wednesday 13, Murderdolls), born in Lexington, North Carolina
  • 1976-08-14 Alex Albrecht, American actor, born in Vienna, Virginia
  • 1976-08-16 Dave Ockun, American concert producer, born in Syosset, New York
  • 1976-08-18 Bryan Volpenhein, American rower, born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 1976-08-23 Scott Caan, American actor, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1976-09-02 Erin Hershey, American actress.
  • 1976-09-02 Phil Lipscomb, American rock bassist (Taproot), born in the USA
  • 1976-09-03 Ashley Jones, American actress (The Young and the Restless), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • 1976-09-04 Clinton R. Nixon, American game designer (The Shadow of Yesterday)
  • 1976-09-06 N.O.R.E. [Victor Santiago, Jr.], American rapper, born in Queens, New York
  • 1976-09-06 Naomie Harris, English actress (Moonlight), born in Islington, London
  • 1976-09-07 Oliver Hudson, American actor (Rules of Engagement), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1976-09-08 Brendan Kelly, American punk rock bassist and singer (The Lawrence Arms), born in Missouri
  • 1976-09-08 Sarah Kucserka, American TV producer and screenwriter (Ugly Betty)
  • 1976-09-09 Chace Ambrose, American actor and writer, born in Macon, Georgia
  • 1976-09-12 Bizzy Bone [Bryon Anthony McCane], American rapper (Bone Thugs-N-Harmony), born in Columbus, Ohio
  • 1976-09-19 Alison Sweeney, American actress (Days of Our Lives), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1976-09-19 Jim Ward, American musician (At the Drive-In; Sparta), born in El Paso, Texas
  • 1976-09-23 Faune A. Chambers, American actress
  • 1976-09-23 Kip Pardue, American actor and model
  • 1976-09-24 Stephanie McMahon-Levesque, American professional wrestler (WWE), born in Hartford, Connecticut
  • 1976-09-26 Tyler Denk, American model and reality show contestant, born in Columbus, Ohio
  • 1976-09-27 Matt Harding, American video game developer
  • 1976-10-01 Antonio Roybal, American painter and sculptor
  • 1976-10-02 Jason Dodson, American political consultant and teacher of esotericism
  • 1976-10-02 Mandisa [Hundley] American gospel and contemporary Christian singer (Overcomer), born in Citrus Heights, California
  • 1976-10-03 Seann William Scott, American actor (Role Models), born in Cottage Grove, Minnesota

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