United States of America in History (Part 86)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 8501 - 8,600 of 9,753

  • 1979-11-27 Hilary Hahn, American classical violinist, born in Lexington, Virginia
  • 1979-11-27 Ricky Carmichael, American motocross racer
  • 1979-11-28 Chamillionaire [Hakeem Seriki], American rapper, born in Houston, Texas
  • 1979-11-28 Joel Maximo, American professional wrestler

The Game [Jayceon Taylor]The Game [Jayceon Taylor] (43 years old)

1979-11-29 American rapper ("Hate It or Love It"), born in Compton, California

  • 1979-12-01 Angelique Bates, American Actress (All That), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1979-12-05 Nick Stahl, American actor (Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines), born in Harlingen, Texas
  • 1979-12-07 Jennifer Carpenter, American actress (Debra Morgan-Dexter), born in Louisville, Kentucky
  • 1979-12-07 Sara Bareilles, American pop singer ("Love Song"; "Brave"), born in Eureka, California
  • 1979-12-10 Matt Bentley, American professional wrestler (TNA), born in Clinton, Iowa
  • 1979-12-11 Rider Strong, American actor, writer and director (Boy Meets World), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1979-12-15 Adam Brody, American actor (The O.C.), born in San Diego, California
  • 1979-12-16 Jessie Ward, American professional wrestler
  • 1979-12-17 Jaimee Foxworth, American actress (Family Matters, 1989-93 - "Judy"), born in Belleville, Illinois
  • 1979-12-17 Ryan Key, American musician and songwriter (Yellowcard), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • 1979-12-19 Kevin Devine, American singer-songwriter (Brother's Blood), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1979-12-23 Holly Madison, American model, born in Astoria, Oregon
  • 1979-12-23 Summer Altice, American model and actress, born in Fountain Valley, California
  • 1979-12-24 Chris Hero, American professional wrestler, born in Dayton, Ohio
  • 1979-12-26 Chris Daughtry, American rock singer, born in Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina
  • 1979-12-29 Ariel Schrag, American cartoonist, born in Berkeley, California
  • 1979-12-31 Bob Bryar, American drummer (My Chemical Romance, Gerardolopoly), born in Downers Grove, Illinois
  • 1980-01-02 Mac Danzig, American mixed martial artist (The Ultimate Fighter 6 lightweight 2007), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1980-01-03 Rob Arnold, American heavy metal guitarist (Chimaira, 2000-11; Six Feet Under, 2012-18)
  • 1980-01-04 Erin Cahill, American actress, born in Stafford, Virginia
  • 1980-01-04 Greg Cipes, American actor, born in Coral Springs, Florida
  • 1980-01-08 Rachel Nichols, American actress, born in Phoenix, Arizona
  • 1980-01-10 Sarah Shahi, American actress & model, born in Euless, Texas
  • 1980-01-11 Deanna Wright, American actress, born in Ocala, Florida
  • 1980-01-12 Amerie [Rogers] American pop singer-songwriter, born in Fitchburg, Massachusetts

Lin-Manuel MirandaLin-Manuel Miranda (42 years old)

1980-01-16 American composer and playwright (In The Heights; Hamilton), born in New York City

  • 1980-01-17 Kimberly Spicer, American model, born in Detroit, Michigan

Zooey DeschanelZooey Deschanel (42 years old)

1980-01-17 American actress (Almost Famous; Elf; New Girl), and singer (She & Him), born in Los Angeles, California

  • 1980-01-18 Jason Segel, American actor (How I Met Your Mother, Forgetting Sarah Marshall), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1980-01-22 Ben Moody, American guitarist (Evanescence, 1995-2003 -"Bring Me To Life"), born in Little Rock, Arkansas
  • 1980-01-22 Christopher Masterson, American actor (MAlcolm In The Niddle - "Francis"), born in Long Island, New York
  • 1980-01-24 Nicole Marie Lenz, American actress, born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1980-01-25 Michelle McCool, American professional wrestler, born in Palatka, Florida
  • 1980-01-28 Jesse James, American drug dealer and fugitive, born in Hollywood, California
  • 1980-01-30 Wilmer Valderrama, American actor (That 70s Show -"Fez"), born in Miami, Florida
  • 1980-01-31 James Adomian, American actor, born in Omaha, Nebraska
  • 1980-01-31 Ryan Kienle, American bassist (Matchbook Romance), born in Poughkeepsie, New York
  • 1980-01-31 Tiffany Limos, American actress, born in Dallas, Texas
  • 1980-02-02 Gucci Mane, African-American rapper
  • 1980-02-03 Sarah Lewitinn, American writer
  • 1980-02-05 Brad Fitzpatrick, American programmer (LiveJournal), born in Iowa, United States
  • 1980-02-05 Prince Peter, American-born Yugoslav royalty, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1980-02-06 Luke Ravenstahl, American politician, born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 1980-02-09 Shelly Martinez, American wrestler
  • 1980-02-14 Josh Senter, American screenwriter, born in Plato, Missouri
  • 1980-02-15 Conor Oberst, American singer and songwriter (Bright Eyes), born in Omaha, Nebraska
  • 1980-02-16 Agim Kaba, American actor and film producer
  • 1980-02-17 Jason Ritter, American actor and producer (Joan of Arcadia, Gravity Falls, Raising Dion), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1980-02-25 Christy Knowings, American actress
  • 1980-02-27 Bobby Valentino, American singer, born in Jackson, Mississippi
  • 1980-02-29 Chris Conley, American musician
  • 1980-03-02 Lance Cade, American pro wrestler (WWE Tag Team Champion [with Trevor Murdoch] 2005), born in Carroll, Iowa (d. 2010)
  • 1980-03-04 Arash Markazi, American sportswriter
  • 1980-03-07 Laura Prepon, American actress (That 70s Show - "Donna"; Orange is the New Black - "Alex"), born in Watchung, New Jersey
  • 1980-03-13 Caron Butler, American basketball small forward (NBA C'ship 2011 Dallas Mavericks; 2 × NBA All-Star 2007, 08 Washington Wizards), born in Racine, Wisconsin
  • 1980-03-13 Molly Stanton, American actress (Miss March), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1980-04-01 Bijou Phillips, American actress
  • 1980-04-01 Randy Orton, American pro wrestler (4 x WWE Champion), born in Knoxville, Tennessee
  • 1980-04-03 Trevor Moore, American actor and comedian (The Whitest Kids U' Know), born in Montclair, New Jersey
  • 1980-04-08 Katee Sackhoff, American actress (Battlestar Galatica), born in Portland, Oregan
  • 1980-04-09 Yoanna House, American model, born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • 1980-04-10 Bryce Soderberg, American musician (Lifehouse), born in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
  • 1980-04-10 Kasey Kahne, American race-car driver, born in Enumclaw, Washington
  • 1980-04-13 Colleen Clinkenbeard, American voice actress, born in Shreveport, Louisiana
  • 1980-04-14 Ben Wells, American actor, born in Springfield, Illinois
  • 1980-04-14 Win Butler, American musician (Arcade Fire), born in Truckee, California
  • 1980-04-16 Paul London, American professional wrestler, born in Austin, Texas
  • 1980-04-24 Austin Nichols, American actor (One Tree Hill), born in Ann Arbor, Michigan
  • 1980-04-26 Channing Tatum, American actor (21 Jump Street, Magic Mike), born in Cullman, Alabama
  • 1980-05-03 Marcel Vigneron, American chef (Top Chef), born in Bainbridge Island, Washington
  • 1980-05-06 Scott Colton, American professional wrestler
  • 1980-05-15 Rocky Marquette, American actor
  • 1980-05-16 Melanie Lofton, American Journalist
  • 1980-05-17 Dallas Taylor, American Christian metal singer (Maylene and the Sons of Disaster, Underoath), born in Ocala, Florida
  • 1980-05-19 Drew Fuller, American actor/model
  • 1980-05-21 Chris Raab, American television personality, born in Willow Grove, Pennsylvania
  • 1980-05-23 Lane Garrison, American actor
  • 1980-05-31 Andy Hurley, American drummer (Fall Out Boy - "This Ain't a Scene, It's an Arms Race"), born in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin
  • 1980-06-10 Jessica Di Cicco, American actress, born in Los Angeles, California

Venus WilliamsVenus Williams (42 years old)

1980-06-17 American Tennis Star considered one of the all-time greats of women's tennis, born in Lynwood, California

  • 1980-06-20 Tony Lovato, American singer and guitarist (Mest), born in Blue Island, Illinois
  • 1980-06-23 Becky Cloonan, American comic book artist
  • 1980-06-24 Minka Kelly, American actress (Friday Night Lights), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1980-06-26 Jason Schwartzman, American actor (The Darjeeling Limited), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1980-06-29 Martin Truex Jr, American auto racer (Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series champion 2017), born in Mayetta, New Jersey
  • 1980-07-02 Nicole Manske, American beauty queen and motorsports television commentator
  • 1980-07-03 Olivia Munn, American actress (The Newsroom: X-Men: Apocalypse), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • 1980-07-04 Max Elliott Slade, American film actor, born in Pasadena, California
  • 1980-07-04 Muhammad Ali Hasan, American filmmaker, born in Pueblo, Colorado
  • 1980-07-05 Jason Wade, American singer and musician (Lifehouse), born in Camarillo, California
  • 1980-07-07 Dan Whitesides, American drummer (The Used, 2006-)
  • 1980-07-07 Deidre Downs, American beauty queen, born in Birmingham, Alabama
  • 1980-07-10 Adam Petty, American auto racer (son of Kyle Petty; death leads to NASCAR mandate of steering wheel kill switch), born in Trenton, New Jersey (d. 2000)

Jessica SimpsonJessica Simpson (42 years old)

1980-07-10 American singer and popstar ("I Wanna Love You Forever"; "I Think I'm In Love" ; "Where You Are"), born in Abilene, Texas

Kristen BellKristen Bell (42 years old)

1980-07-18 American actress (Veronica Mars, Frozen), born in Huntington Woods, Michigan


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Famous Divorces


Famous Deaths