United States of America in History (Part 87)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 8601 - 8,700 of 9,831

  • 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
  • 1980-02-19 Neleh Dennis, American Survivor contestant
  • 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 (Orange is the New Black), born in Watchung, New Jersey
  • 1980-03-13 Caron Butler, American basketballer, born in Racine, Wisconsin
  • 1980-03-13 Molly Stanton, American actress (Miss March), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1980-04-01 Randy Orton, American pro wrestler (4 x WWE Champion), born in Knoxville, Tennessee
  • 1980-04-01 Bijou Phillips, American actress
  • 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 Kasey Kahne, American race-car driver, born in Enumclaw, Washington
  • 1980-04-10 Bryce Soderberg, American musician (Lifehouse), born in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
  • 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

Person of interestVenus Williams

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

Tennis Player Venus Williams
Tennis Player
Venus Williams
  • 1980-06-20 Tony Lovato [Anthony John 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
  • 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 Kevin Boyle, American basketballer
  • 1980-07-03 Olivia Munn, American actress (The Newsroom: X-Men: Apocalypse), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • 1980-07-04 Muhammad Ali Hasan, American filmmaker, born in Pueblo, Colorado
  • 1980-07-04 Max Elliott Slade, American film actor, born in Pasadena, California
  • 1980-07-05 Jason Wade, American singer and musician (Lifehouse), born in Camarillo, California
  • 1980-07-07 Deidre Downs, American beauty queen, born in Birmingham, Alabama
  • 1980-07-07 Dan Whitesides, American drummer (The Used)

Person of interestJessica Simpson

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

Pop Star Jessica Simpson
Pop Star
Jessica Simpson
  • 1980-07-10 Adam Petty, American race car driver (d. 2000)

Person of interestKristen Bell

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

Actress Kristen Bell
Actress
Kristen Bell
  • 1980-07-19 Mark Webber, American actor
  • 1980-07-20 Mike Kennerty, American guitarist (The All-American Rejects) and record producer, born in Houston, Texas
  • 1980-07-23 Michelle Williams, American singer (Destiny's Child), born in Rockford, Illinois
  • 1980-07-27 Dolph Ziggler [Nicholas Theodore Nemeth], American professional wrestler, born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1980-07-28 Stephen Christian, American singer (Anberlin), born in Kalamazoo, Michigan
  • 1980-07-29 Rachel Miner, American actress
  • 1980-08-02 Nadia Bjorlin, American actress, born in Newport, Rhode Island
  • 1980-08-03 Brandan Schieppati, American singer (Bleeding Through), born in Newport Beach, California
  • 1980-08-06 Wilber Pan, Taiwanese-American singer, rapper and actor, born in West Virgina
  • 1980-08-08 Mike Hindert, American musician
  • 1980-08-08 Michael Urie, American actor and director
  • 1980-08-10 Kaysar Ridha, Iraqi-American reality TV contestant
  • 1980-08-12 Maggie Lawson, American actress
  • 1980-08-12 Matt Thiessen, Canadian-American musician (Relient K)
  • 1980-08-12 Dominique Swain, American actress
  • 1980-08-12 Jade Villalon, American singer/songwriter
  • 1980-08-16 Vanessa Carlton, American singer-songwriter, born in Milford, Pennsylvania
  • 1980-08-17 Shannon Lucio, American actress, born in Denver, Colorado
  • 1980-08-19 Michael Todd, American rock bassist (Coheed and Cambria), born in Kingston, New York
  • 1980-08-21 Burney Lamar, American race car driver, born in West Sacramento, California
  • 1980-08-22 Christi Shake, American model and actress, born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1980-08-26 Chris Pine, American actor (Star Trek), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1980-08-27 Kyle Lowder, American actor
  • 1980-08-31 Joe Budden, American rapper (Pump It Up), born in New York, New York
  • 1980-09-03 The B.G. [Christopher Dorsey], American rapper, born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1980-09-06 Jillian Hall, American professional wrestler, born in Ashland, Kentucky
  • 1980-09-10 [Michael] Mikey Way, American musician (My Chemical Romance), born in Kearny, New Jersey
  • 1980-09-13 Michelle Nolan, American musician (Straylight Run), born in Rockville Centre, New York
  • 1980-09-13 Teppei Teranishi, American guitarist (Thrice), born in California
  • 1980-09-21 Robert Hoffman, American actor
  • 1980-09-21 Aleksa Palladino, American actress
  • 1980-09-21 Autumn Reeser, American actress
  • 1980-09-23 Cameron Litvack, American television producer
  • 1980-09-25 T.I. [Clifford Joseph Harris Jr.], American rapper and actor (Bring Em Out, Dead and Gone), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • 1980-09-29 Zachary Levi [Pugh], American actor (Chuck), born in Lake Charles, Louisiana
  • 1980-10-04 Sarah Fisher, American auto racer and team owner (first woman to claim a pole position in a major American open-wheel race, IRL 2002), born in Columbus, Ohio
  • 1980-10-04 Tim Peper, American actor
  • 1980-10-05 Paul Thomas, American bassist (Good Charlotte), born in Waldorf, Maryland
  • 1980-10-08 The Miz [Michael Gregory Mizanin], American professional wrestler, born in Parma, Ohio

Person of interestNick Cannon

1980-10-08 Nick Cannon, American actor and rapper (Love Don't Cost a Thing), born in San Diego, California

Actor & Rapper Nick Cannon
Actor & Rapper
Nick Cannon
  • 1980-10-10 Tim Maurer, American singer (Suburban Legends)
  • 1980-10-13 Ashanti, American singer (Always On Time), born in Glen Cove, Long Island, New York
  • 1980-10-13 Jon Micah Sumrall, American singer (Kutless), born in Ashland, Oregon

Person of interestKim Kardashian

1980-10-21 Kim [Kimberly] Kardashian, American TV personality (Keeping Up with the Kardashians), born in Los Angeles, California

TV Personality and Model Kim Kardashian
TV Personality and Model
Kim Kardashian
  • 1980-10-21 Brian Pittman, American Christian rock bassist (Relient K), born in Canton, Ohio

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