United States of America in History (Part 91)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 9001 - 9,100 of 10,105

  • 1981-02-20 Chris Thile, American mandolinist and radio host (Nickel Creek, "live From Here"), born in Oceanside, California
  • 1981-02-25 Misty Giles, American beauty queen and Survivor contestant
  • 1981-02-25 Jamie Lynn, American model
  • 1981-02-26 Kertus Davis, American NASCAR driver
  • 1981-02-26 Johnathan Wendel, American professional video gamer

Person of interestJosh Groban

1981-02-27 Josh Groban, American singer (You Raise Me Up), born in Los Angeles, California

Singer Josh Groban
Singer
Josh Groban
  • 1981-03-01 Adam LaVorgna, American actor
  • 1981-03-02 Bryce Dallas Howard, American actress
  • 1981-03-06 Ellen Muth, American actress
  • 1981-03-11 David Anders, American actor
  • 1981-03-11 LeToya Luckett, American singer (ex-Destiny's Child)
  • 1981-03-11 Paul Wall, American rapper
  • 1981-03-15 Young Buck, American rapper
  • 1981-03-22 Mims [Shawn Mims], American rapper (This Is Why I'm Hot), born in Manhattan, New York
  • 1981-03-23 Erin Crocker, American NASCAR driver

Person of interestJulia Stiles

1981-03-28 Julia Stiles, American actress (Bourne series, Save the Last Dance), born in NYC, New York

Actress Julia Stiles
Actress
Julia Stiles
  • 1981-03-28 Lindsay Frimodt, American model
  • 1981-03-29 Megan Hilty, American actress
  • 1981-04-02 Bethany Joy Lenz-Galeotti, American actress (One Tree Hill), born in Hollywood, Florida
  • 1981-04-03 Aaron Bertram, American musician (Suburban Legends), born in Lubbock, Texas
  • 1981-04-05 Michael A. Monsoor, United States Navy SEAL killed in Iraq and posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor, born in Long Beach, California
  • 1981-04-10 Laura Bell Bundy, American actress (Hairspray), born in Euclid, Ohio
  • 1981-04-10 Michael Pitt, American actor (The Dreamers), born in West Orange, New Jersey
  • 1981-04-13 Courtney Peldon, American actress
  • 1981-04-15 Seth Wulsin, American artist
  • 1981-04-19 Kasie Head, American actress and model
  • 1981-04-21 Stephanie Larimore, American model
  • 1981-04-23 Chris Sharma, American rock climber/boulderer

Person of interestJessica Alba

1981-04-28 Jessica Alba, American actress (Dark Angel, Sin City) and businesswoman (The Honest Company), born in Pomona, California

Actress and Businesswoman Jessica Alba
Actress and Businesswoman
Jessica Alba
  • 1981-04-29 Alex Vincent, American actor
  • 1981-05-03 Farrah Franklin, American singer (former member of Destiny's Child), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1981-05-06 Mark O'Connell, American drummer (Taking Back Sunday)
  • 1981-05-13 Jimmy Yang, American wrestler
  • 1981-05-15 Jamie-Lynn Sigler, American actress
  • 1981-05-17 R. J. Helton, American Idol finalist
  • 1981-05-19 Nate Cole, American singer
  • 1981-05-20 Calico Cooper, American actress and dancer
  • 1981-05-22 Bryan Danielson, American professional wrestler
  • 1981-05-28 Adam Green, American singer and songwriter
  • 1981-05-30 Devendra Banhart, American singer and songwriter
  • 1981-05-30 Blake Bashoff, American actor
  • 1981-06-01 Brandi Carlile, American singer and songwriter

Person of interestAmy Schumer

1981-06-01 Amy Schumer, American comedian, writer and producer (Inside Amy Schumer), born in New York

Comedian Amy Schumer
Comedian
Amy Schumer

Person of interestNatalie Portman

1981-06-09 Natalie Portman [Neta-Lee Hershlag], Israeli-American actress (V for Vendetta, Black Swan, Star Wars), born in Jerusalem, Israel

  • 1981-06-10 Hoku, American singer and actress
  • 1981-06-13 Chris Evans, American actor
  • 1981-06-14 Chauncey Leopardi, American actor
  • 1981-06-15 William Dean Martin, American musician (Good Charlotte)
  • 1981-06-15 Jordi Vilasuso, American actor
  • 1981-06-16 Ben Kweller, American singer/songwriter
  • 1981-06-21 Brandon Flowers, American singer and keyboardist (The Killers)
  • 1981-06-22 Monty Oum, American Animator (RWBY), born in Providence, Rhode Island (d. 2015)
  • 1981-07-02 Alex Koroknay-Palicz, American youth rights activist
  • 1981-07-05 Ryan Hansen, American actor
  • 1981-07-07 Synyster Gates, American guitarist (Avenged Sevenfold)
  • 1981-07-11 Aaron Proctor, American professional wrestling promoter & politician
  • 1981-07-21 Chrishell Stause, American actress
  • 1981-07-21 Blake Lewis, American musician
  • 1981-07-24 Summer Glau, American actress
  • 1981-07-28 Billy Aaron Brown, American actor, born in Clarinda, Iowa
  • 1981-07-30 Nicky Hayden, American motorcycle racer (MotoGP Champion 2006), born in Owensboro, Kentucky (d. 2017)
  • 1981-07-31 Eric Lively, American actor (The Butterfly Effect 2), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • 1981-07-31 J.Son Dinant, American comedian, born in Syracuse, New York
  • 1981-07-31 Matthew Sanders, American singer (Avenged Sevenfold), born in Huntington Beach, California
  • 1981-08-01 Ashley Parker Angel, American singer and actor, born in Redding, California
  • 1981-08-04 Marques Houston, American singer and actor (IMx)
  • 1981-08-04 Abigail Spencer, Gulf Breeze, Florida, American actress (Cowboys & Aliens)
  • 1981-08-05 Rachel Scott, American murder victim (d. 1999)
  • 1981-08-05 Cory Williams, American internet celebrity
  • 1981-08-06 Travis McCoy, American alternative hip-hop artist
  • 1981-08-08 Meagan Good, American actress
  • 1981-08-15 Brendan Hansen, American swimmer
  • 1981-08-17 Kristin Holt, American television personality
  • 1981-08-18 Jon Schneck, American musician (Relient K), born in Eustis, Florida
  • 1981-08-23 Ozzy Lusth, American Survivor contestant
  • 1981-08-24 Chad Michael Murray, American actor (One Tree Hill), born in Buffalo, New York
  • 1981-08-24 Mercedes Scelba-Shorte, American model, born in New Jersey
  • 1981-08-25 Rachel Bilson, American actress
  • 1981-08-27 Demetria McKinney, American actress ( House of Payne), born in Fort Walton Beach, Florida

Person of interestBrian Chesky

1981-08-29 Brian Chesky, American internet entrepreneur (CEO of Airbnb), born in Niskayuna, New York

Co-founder of Airbnb Brian Chesky
Co-founder of Airbnb
Brian Chesky
  • 1981-08-31 40 Cal, American rapper
  • 1981-08-31 Joe Swanberg, American filmmaker
  • 1981-09-04 Lacey Sturm, American singer (Flyleaf), born in Homestead, Florida
  • 1981-09-07 Paul McCoy, American musician (lead singer of 12 Stones)

Person of interestJennifer Hudson

1981-09-12 Jennifer Hudson, American actress and singer (Dreamgirls), born in Chicago, Illinois

Actress and Singer Jennifer Hudson
Actress and Singer
Jennifer Hudson
  • 1981-09-16 Alexis Bledel, American actress (Gilmore Girls)
  • 1981-09-17 Jonathan Radtke, American musician (Kill Hannah)
  • 1981-09-18 Jennifer Tisdale, American actress and model
  • 1981-09-19 Scott Bradlee, American musician and arranger (Postmodern Jukebox), born on Long Island, New York
  • 1981-09-20 Joanie Dodds, America's Next Top Model contestant
  • 1981-09-21 Nicole Richie, American socialite, author and TV personality (The Simple Life), born in Berkeley, California
  • 1981-09-22 Ashley Drane, American actress
  • 1981-09-22 Adam Lazzara, American singer (Taking Back Sunday)
  • 1981-09-23 Misti Traya, American actress

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