United States of America in History (Part 86)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 8501 - 8,600 of 9,878

  • 1979-05-09 Rosario Dawson, American actress
  • 1979-05-09 Andrew W.K., American musician
  • 1979-05-13 Michael Madden, American musician (Maroon 5)
  • 1979-05-22 Maggie Q [Margaret Quigley], American actress (Mission Impossible III, Nikita), born in Honolulu, Hawaii
  • 1979-05-24 Frank Mir, American UFC fighter and professional wrestler, born in Las Vegas, Nevada
  • 1979-05-26 Elisabeth Harnois, American actress (CSI), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1979-05-26 Ashley Massaro, American model and professional wrestler
  • 1979-05-28 Jesse Bradford, American actor
  • 1979-05-28 Monica Keena, American actress
  • 1979-05-29 Brian Kendrick, American pro wrestler (WWE cruiserweight tag team champion), born in Fairfax, Virginia
  • 1979-05-29 Casey Sheehan, American soldier; son of Cindy Sheehan (d. 2004)
  • 1979-06-05 Pete Wentz, American musician (Fall Out Boy), born in Wilmette, Illinois
  • 1979-06-05 Jason White, American NASCAR driver
  • 1979-06-08 Derek Trucks, American guitarist and founder of Grammy Award-winning The Derek Trucks Band (Tedeschi Truck Band), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • 1979-06-19 John Ford, American software engineer

Person of interestChris Pratt

1979-06-21 Chris Pratt, American actor (Guardians of the Galaxy, Jurassic World,), born in Virginia, Minnesota

  • 1979-06-22 Joey Cheek, American speed skater
  • 1979-06-24 Mindy Kaling, American actress and TV producer (The Office, The Mindy Project), born in Cambridge Massachusetts
  • 1979-06-25 Katie Doyle, American actress (The Hillz) and reality television star, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1979-06-25 Busy Philipps, American actress (Freaks and Geeks), born in Oak Park, Illinois
  • 1979-06-27 John Warne, American musician (Relient K; Ace Troubleshooter), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • 1979-06-30 Rick Gonzalez, Hispanic-American actor
  • 1979-07-01 Forrest Griffin, American mixed martial artist, born in Columbus, Ohio
  • 1979-07-02 Sam Hornish, Jr., American race car driver

Person of interestKevin Hart

1979-07-06 Kevin Hart, American comedian ("Laugh at My Pain", The Secret Life of Pets), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Comedian and Actor Kevin Hart
Comedian and Actor
Kevin Hart
  • 1979-07-15 Laura Benanti, American musical theatre actress

Person of interestKim Rhode

1979-07-16 Kim Rhode, American double trap and skeet shooter (Olympic Gold: 1996, 2004 & 2012), born in Whittier, California

Olympic Gold Shooter Kim Rhode
Olympic Gold Shooter
Kim Rhode
  • 1979-07-16 Jayma Mays, American actress (Glee, Heroes), born in Bristol, Tennessee
  • 1979-07-17 Mike Vogel, American actor (Under the Dome), born in Abington Township, Pennsylvania
  • 1979-07-18 Rick Baxter, American politician
  • 1979-07-18 Jared Hess, American film director and screenwriter
  • 1979-07-18 Joey Mercury, American professional wrestler
  • 1979-07-18 Jermaine Paul, American musician
  • 1979-07-24 Stat Quo, American rapper
  • 1979-07-26 Mageina Tovah, American actress (Joan of Arcadia), born in Honolulu, Hawaii
  • 1979-07-27 Shannon Moore, American professional wrestler, born in Cameron, North Carolina
  • 1979-07-31 B. J. Novak, American actor (Inglourious Basterds), born in Newton, Massachusetts

Person of interestJason Momoa

1979-08-01 Jason Momoa, American actor (Game of Thrones, Aquaman), born in Honolulu, Hawaii

  • 1979-08-07 Eric Johnson, American actor, born in Austin, Texas
  • 1979-08-10 Ted Geoghegan, American filmmaker and author
  • 1979-08-15 Carl Edwards, American NASCAR driver
  • 1979-08-16 Michael Stahlman, American rower and coach
  • 1979-08-19 Dave Douglas, American musician (Relient K)
  • 1979-08-21 Kelis Rogers-Jones, American singer (Milkshake), born in NYC, New York
  • 1979-08-22 Brandon Quintin Adams, American actor (The People Under the Stairs), born in Topeka, Kansas
  • 1979-08-27 Giovanni Capitello, American filmmaker/actor
  • 1979-08-31 Mickie James, American professional wrestler (WWE Women's Champion 2006), born in Richmond, Virginia
  • 1979-09-03 Tomo Miličević, Croatian-born American musician (30 Seconds to Mars)
  • 1979-09-06 Foxy Brown [Inga Marchand], Trinidadian-American rapper (Ill Na Na, Broken Silence), born in NYC, New York
  • 1979-09-06 Brandon Silvestry, American professional wrestler (Low Ki), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1979-09-10 Jacob Young, American actor and singer
  • 1979-09-11 Nathan Gale, American murderer (Heavy metal Pantera's concert murder), born in Marysville, Ohio (d. 2004)
  • 1979-09-14 Jesse Marunde, American Strongman athlete (d. 2007)
  • 1979-09-15 Dave Annable, American actor
  • 1979-09-15 Amy Davidson, American actress
  • 1979-09-18 Alison Lohman, American actress
  • 1979-09-22 Emilie Autumn, American singer, violinist, and harpsichordist
  • 1979-09-22 Michael Graziadei, American actor
  • 1979-09-24 Ross Mathews, American television personality and comedian
  • 1979-09-24 Justin Bruening, American actor
  • 1979-09-28 Bam Margera, American skateboarder
  • 1979-10-03 John Hennigan, American professional wrestler
  • 1979-10-03 Daniel Hollie, American professional wrestler
  • 1979-10-04 Rachael Leigh Cook, American actress (She's All That), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • 1979-10-05 Jaime Chambers, American television reporter, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1979-10-08 Kristanna Loken, American actress (Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines), born in Ghent, New York
  • 1979-10-09 Brandon Routh, American actor (Superman Returns), born in Norwalk, Iowa
  • 1979-10-09 Alex Greenwald, American musician (Phantom Planet), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1979-10-10 Mya Harrison, American singer (Mýa), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1979-10-11 Andy Douglas, American professional wrestler, born in Kentucky
  • 1979-10-11 Gabe Saporta, Uruguayan-born American musician (Cobra Starship, Midtown), born in Montevideo, Uruguay
  • 1979-10-12 Jordan Pundik, American singer (New Found Glory), born in Englewood, New Jersey
  • 1979-10-14 Stacy Keibler, American actress / ex-professional wrestler
  • 1979-10-18 Ne-Yo [Shaffer Chimere Smith, Jr], American pop and R&B singer and songwriter, born in Camden, Arkansas
  • 1979-10-19 Brian Robertson, American trombonist
  • 1979-10-20 John Krasinski, American actor
  • 1979-10-25 Sarah Thompson, American actress (Brooklyn's Finest), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1979-10-31 Saaphyri Windsor, American reality TV figure, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1979-11-03 Tim McIlrath, American musician (Rise Against)
  • 1979-11-04 Daisy Eagan, American actresss (Secret Graden), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1979-11-04 Trishelle Cannatella, American reality TV castmember and model
  • 1979-11-07 Joey Ryan, American professional wrestler, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1979-11-07 Jon Peter Lewis, American singer and songwriter, born in Lincoln, Nebraska
  • 1979-11-12 Matt Cappotelli, American professional wrestler, born in Caledonia, New York
  • 1979-11-14 Tobin Esperance, American musician (Papa Roach)
  • 1979-11-16 Bruce Irons, American surfer, born in Lihue, Hawaii
  • 1979-11-19 Keith Buckley - American singer (Every Time I Die)
  • 1979-11-26 B.J. Averell, American reality television contestant (The Amazing Race 9), born in Camden, New Jersey
  • 1979-11-27 Ricky Carmichael, American motocross racer
  • 1979-11-27 Hilary Hahn, American violinist, born in Lexington, Virginia
  • 1979-11-28 Chamillionaire [Hakeem Seriki ], American rapper, born in Houston, Texas
  • 1979-11-28 Joel Maximo, American professional wrestler
  • 1979-11-29 Jayceon "The Game" Taylor, American rapper, born in Compton, California
  • 1979-12-01 Angelique Bates, American Actress
  • 1979-12-05 Nick Stahl, American actor (Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines), born in Harlingen, Texas
  • 1979-12-07 Sara Bareilles, American singer (Love Song), born in Eureka, California
  • 1979-12-07 Jennifer Carpenter, American actress (Debra Morgan-Dexter), born in Louisville, Kentucky
  • 1979-12-10 Matt Bentley, American professional wrestler
  • 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

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