Birthdays in History in 1966

About 1966

How Old? 51 or 52 years old
Generation: Generation X

Chinese Zodiac: Snake (Jan 1 - Jan 20), Horse (Jan 21 - Dec 31)

Birthdays in History

  • Jan 10 Steve Kramer, American politician, born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • Jan 11 Kelley Law, Canadian curler
  • Jan 13 Tabitha Stevens, fictional character (Bewitched)
  • Jan 18 André Ribeiro, Brazilian racing driver
  • Jan 21 Katrine Michaelsen, Gentokte Denmark, Miss Denmark (1984)
  • Jan 25 Chet Culver, American politician, governor of Iowa
  • Jan 31 Dr Umar Alisha, A Sufi Master was Born at Pithapuram.
  • Feb 5 Rok Petrovič, Slovenian skier (d. 1993)
  • Feb 12 Boty Goodwin, British artist (d. 1995)
  • Feb 18 Guy Ferland, American television director
  • Feb 20 Cecilia Cummins, Clintwood Va, 5th of 5 siblings born on 2/20
  • Feb 22 Resha Riggins, Miss Alabama (1990), born in Trussville Alabama
  • Feb 22 Brian Greig, Australian politician
  • Feb 25 Samantha Phillips, Ft Meade MD, Penthouse Pet
  • Mar 1 Paul Hollywood, English baker and TV judge (The Great British Bake Off), born in Wallasey, England
  • Mar 4 Dav Pilkey, American author

  • Mar 9 Tony Lockett, Australian rules footballer, born in Ballarat, Victoria
  • Mar 9 Michael Patrick MacDonald, Irish-American activist against crime and violence and author (All Souls: A Family Story From Southie), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Mar 11 Pavel Petrovich Mukhortov, Russian cosmonaut
  • Mar 18 Daniel S. Nevins, American rabbi
  • Mar 18 Peter Jones, British entrepreneur and businessman (Dragons' Den, American Inventor), born in Maidenhead, Berkshire
  • Mar 22 Yahya Ayyash, militant
  • Mar 22 Artis Pabriks, Latvian politician
  • Apr 1 Chris Evans, English disc jockey
  • Apr 14 André Boisclair, Quebec politician (Parti Québécois)
  • Apr 20 David Chalmers, Australian philosopher and cognitive scientist, born in Sydney, Australia
  • Apr 23 Jim Stynes [James], Hall of Fame Australian rules footballer (only foreigner to win Brownlow medal), born in Dublin, Ireland (d. 2012)
  • Apr 26 Yoshihiro Togashi, Mangaka who created YuYu Hakusho
  • May 2 Belinda Stronach, Canadian businesswoman and politician, born in Newmarket, Ontario, Canada
  • May 4 Jane McGrath, British-Australian co-founder of the McGrath Foundation for breast cancer, born in Paignton, Devon (d. 2008)
  • May 13 Kamen Vodenicharov, Bulgarian entertainer
  • May 13 Nikos Aliagas, Greek TV show host
  • May 25 Princess Laurentien of the Netherlands
  • Jun 4 Vladimir Voevodsky, Russian mathematician
  • Jun 13 Grigori Perelman, Russian mathematician
  • Jun 19 Joichi Ito, Japanese entrepreneur
  • Jun 21 Rudi Bakhtiar, American journalist
  • Jun 21 Mancow Muller, American radio personality
  • Jun 21 Gretchen Carlson, American television commentator, born in Anoka, Minnesota
  • Jun 22 Euan Anstruther-Gough-Calthorpe, English baron/multi-millionaire
  • Jun 27 Giambattista Valli, Italian fashion designer, born in Rome, Italy

  • Jul 7 Neil Tobin, American magician
  • Jul 14 Brian Selznick, American author and illustrator
  • Jul 17 Sten Tolgfors, Swedish politician
  • Jul 20 Enrique Peña Nieto, President of Mexico (2012-), born in Atlacomulco, State of Mexico
  • Jul 25 Christine C. Quinn, American Democratic Party politician and Speaker of the New York City Council, born in Glen Cove, New York
  • Jul 29 Richard Steven Horvitz, American comic voiceactor
  • Jul 31 Marina V A Mowatt, [Ogilvy], daughter of English princess Alexandra
  • Aug 1 James St. James, American author and nightlife personality, born in Saginaw, Michigan
  • Aug 7 Jimmy Wales, American internet entrepreneur and cofounder of Wikipedia, born in Huntsville, Alabama
  • Aug 18 Gustavo Charif, Argentine artist
  • Aug 19 Lilian Garcia, wrestling announcer
  • Aug 25 Michael Cohen, American lawyer to Donald Trump, born in Long Island, New York
  • Aug 27 Juhan Parts, Prime Minister of Estonia
  • Aug 28 Priya Dutt, Indian social worker and politician, born in Mumbai, India
  • Aug 31 Jan Einar Thorsen, Norwegian Alpine skier
  • Sep 3 Vladimir Ryzhkov, Russian politician
  • Sep 11 Princess Akishino, Japanese Imperial Family, born in Suruga-ku, Shizuoka, Japan
  • Sep 19 Soledad O'Brien, American journalist (Matter of Fact with Soledad O'Brien), born in St. James, New York
  • Sep 19 Eric Robert Rudolph, American criminal (domestic terrorist convicted with series of bombings), born in Merritt Island, Florida
  • Sep 21 Ronna Reeves, Big Spring TX
  • Sep 22 David Adjaye, Ghanaian British architect, born in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
  • Sep 24 Michael J. Varhola, American author
  • Sep 27 Stephanie D Wilson, astronaut, born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Sep 28 Erno Das, lighting tech/gaffer (Spiegels, Lovely Liza)
  • Sep 30 Kerry G. Johnson, African American graphic designer and caricaturist
  • Oct 9 Christopher Östlund, Swedish publisher and entrepreneur, born in Uppsala, Sweden

Person of interestDavid Cameron

Oct 9 David Cameron, British Prime Minister (Conservative: 2010-16), born in London

British Prime Minister David Cameron
British Prime Minister
David Cameron

Person of interestDoug McMillon

Oct 17 Doug McMillon, American CEO of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (2014-), born in Memphis, Tennessee

CEO of Wal-Mart Doug McMillon
CEO of Wal-Mart
Doug McMillon
  • Oct 20 Abu Musab al-Zarqawi, Al-Qaeda leader (d. 2006)
  • Oct 20 Stefan Raab, German entertainer
  • Oct 20 Patrick J. Volkerding, Founder and maintainer of the Slackware Linux distribution
  • Oct 24 Roman Abramovich, Russian oil magnate
  • Oct 27 Matt Drudge, American political commentator and blogger (Drudge Report), born in Takoma Park, Maryland
  • Oct 28 Andy Richter, Yorkville IL, writer/sidekick (Conan O'Brien)
  • Oct 28 Aris Spiliotopoulos, Greek politician
  • Oct 31 Joseph Boyden, Canadian novelist (Three Day Road), born in Willowdale, North York, Ontario
  • Nov 1 Jeremy Hunt, British politician and Foreign Secretary (2018-), born in London, England
  • Nov 1 Willie D, American hip hop artist, famous for being a member of The Geto Boys
  • Nov 3 Joe Hachem, Lebanese-born Australian poker player
  • Nov 4 H. John Heinz IV, American medieval armor craftsman; son of Teresa Heinz
  • Nov 16 Tricia Cast, Medford NY, actress (Amanda-Bad News Bear, Young & Restless)
  • Nov 16 Tahir Shah, British travel writer and explorer
  • Nov 18 Jorge Camacho, Spanish poet
  • Nov 19 Rocco DiSpirito, American chef
  • Nov 20 Jill Thompson, American comic book writer and artist
  • Nov 24 Paul Robinett, American internet personality
  • Nov 27 Edward Hall, British theatre director of Hampstead Theatre (Rose Rage), born in England
  • Nov 30 Wil Mara, American author
  • Dec 4 Suzanne Malveaux, American television news journalist, born in Lansing, Michigan
  • Dec 9 Kirsten Gillibrand, American politician
  • Dec 12 Royce Gracie, Brazilian martial artist, born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Dec 13 Ross Burden, New Zealand celebrity chef, born in Napier, New Zealand (d. 2014)
  • Dec 17 Kristiina Ojuland, Estonian politician
  • Dec 17 Christopher A. Wray, American lawyer, F.B.I. Director (2017-), born in NYC, New York
  • Dec 20 Ed de Goey, Dutch soccer goalie (Feyenoord)
  • Dec 27 Fabian Núñez, American politician
  • Dec 27 Wendy Coakley-Thompson, American writer