Historical Figures Born in 1973

  • Jan 1 Anwar Mansoor Mangrio, Sindhi poet & research scholar.
  • Jan 20 Queen Mathilde of Belgium, born in Uccle, Belgium
  • Jan 25 Elvis Presley Jr., alleged son of Elvis Presley
  • Jan 25 Geoff Johns, American comic book writer, born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Jan 26 Mayu Shinjo, Japanese mangaka, born in Nagasaki Prefecture, Japan
  • Feb 23 Jack Case, American artist
  • Mar 4 Len Wiseman, American director (Underworld, Total Recall), born in Fremont, California

Matteo SalviniMatteo Salvini (49 years old)

Mar 9 Italian politician and Deputy Prime Minister of Italy (2018-), born in Milan, Italy

  • Mar 16 Zef Eisenberg, British ultra-speed racer (world's fastest motorbike on sand 201.5mph; fastest wheel powered vehicle 210.33mph) and founder Maximuscle, born in London, England (d. 2020)
  • Mar 18 Max Barry, Australian author
  • Mar 20 Christopher Heinz, American businessman; son of Teresa Heinz
  • Mar 22 Alex Padilla, American politician (Senator-D-Ca 2021-), born in Los Angeles, California

Larry PageLarry Page (49 years old)

Mar 26 American computer scientist and businessman (co-founded Google with Sergey Brin), born in East Lansing, Michigan

  • Mar 30 Matthew Pritchard, Welsh Stuntman and celebrity chef, born in Cardiff, Wales
  • Apr 7 Carole Montillet, French skier
  • Apr 9 Spencer "Spenny" Rice, Canadian entertainer, born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Apr 10 Christopher Simmons, American graphic designer, born in Canada
  • Apr 12 J. Scott Campbell, American comic book artist, born in East Tawas, Michigan
  • Apr 13 Bokeem Woodbine, American actor (Jason's Lyric; Fargo (tv series)), born in Harlem, New York City
  • Apr 20 Geoff Lloyd, British radio presenter (Geoff Lloyd with Annabel Port), born in Withington, Lancashire, England
  • Apr 20 Isabel Dos Santos, Angolan businesswoman, daughter of ex-President José Eduardo dos Santos, Africa's richest woman, born in Baku, Azerbaijan SSR
  • Apr 28 Ian Murdock, German-born American computer programmer (Debian project, Progeny Linux Systems), born in Konstanz, West Germany (d. 2015)
  • Apr 29 David Belle, French physical educator (founded Parkour), born in Fécamp, France
  • May 8 Hiromu Arakawa, Japanese manga artist (Fullmetal Alchemist), born in Makubetsu, Japan
  • May 25 Daz Dillinger [Delmar Drew Arnaud], American hip-hop performer, born in Long Beach, California
  • Jun 2 Kevin Feige, American producer, President of Marvel Studios (2007-), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Jun 6 Kat Swift, American politician (Green Party)
  • Jun 12 Darryl White, Australian rules footballer (Brisbane Bears), born in Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
  • Jun 21 Zuzana Čaputová, Slovakian politician and activist, President of Slovakia (2019-), born in Bratislava., Czechoslovakia
  • Jul 7 Natsuki Takaya, Japanese manga-ka, born in Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan
  • Jul 8 Vijay Shekhar Sharma, Indian founder and CEO of mobile payments company Paytm, born in Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh
  • Jul 16 Tim Ryan, American politician (Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Ohio), born in Niles, Ohio
  • Jul 20 Haakon Magnus, Crown Prince of Norway
  • Jul 22 Ronald Ray Howard, American murderer (d. 2005)

Monica LewinskyMonica Lewinsky (49 years old)

Jul 23 American White House intern (improper relationship with Bill Clinton), born in San Francisco, California

  • Jul 25 Mur Lafferty, American podcaster & writer, born in Durham, North Carolina
  • Jul 26 Lenka Kotková [Šarounová], Czech astronomer and discoverer of minor planets, born in Dobřichovice, Czechoslovakia
  • Aug 3 Chris Murphy, American politician (Senator-D-Connecticut 2013-, Rep-D-Connecticut 2007-13), born in White Plains, New York
  • Aug 3 Jay Cutler, American bodybuilder (4x Mr. Olympia winner - 2006, 2007, 2009, and 2010), born in Sterling, Massachusetts
  • Aug 5 Sean Sherk, American mixed martial artist
  • Aug 12 Richard Reid, British terrorist, referred to as the "shoe bomber" - attempted to detonate explosives hidden in his shoe while flying from Paris to Miami in 2001
  • Aug 12 Sayyed Muqtada al-Sadr, Iranian Shia cleric, son of Ayatollah Mohammad al-Sadr, born in Najaf, Iran
  • Aug 13 Kamila Shamsie, Pakistani British writer (Home Fire), born in Karachi, Pakistan
  • Aug 13 Molly Henneberg, American journalist (Fox News Channel)
  • Aug 19 Mette-Marit, Crown Princess of Norway, married to Crown prince Haakon, born in Kristiansand, Norway

Sergey BrinSergey Brin (49 years old)

Aug 21 Russian-born American computer scientist and businessman (co-founded Google with Larry Page), born in Moscow, Soviet Union

  • Aug 28 Theaster Gates, American installation artist, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Aug 29 Adam Sessler, American TV show host, born in Berkeley, California,
  • Aug 30 Amy Sherald, American painter (portrait of Michelle Obama), born in Columbus, Georgia
  • Aug 31 Mary Peltola, American politician (1st Alaskan Native elected to Congress), born in Anchorage, Alaska
  • Sep 12 Tarana Burke, American activist, founder of #MeToo, born in New York City
  • Sep 16 Justin Haythe, American novelist (The Honeymoon), born in London
  • Sep 18 Mark Shuttleworth, South African entrepreneur (founder and CEO of Canonical Ltd.), born in Welkom, Orange Free State, South Africa
  • Sep 21 Vanessa Grigoriadis, American journalist
  • Oct 1 Rodney Kite-Powell, historian
  • Oct 2 Maria Wetterstrand, Swedish politician
  • Oct 2 Verka Serduchka, Ukrainian entertainer
  • Oct 13 Matt Hughes, American mixed martial artist, born in Hillsboro, Illinois
  • Oct 14 Fabián O'Neill, Uruguayan soccer midfielder (19 caps; Nacional, Cagliari, Juventus), born in Paso de los Toros, Uruguay (d. 2022)

George FloydGeorge Floyd (1973-2020)

Oct 14 African American bouncer murdered while restrained in police custody by Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin, born in Fayetteville, North Carolina

  • Oct 14 Lasha Zhvania, Georgian politician
  • Nov 2 Lee O’Denat, American internet entrepreneur (WorldStarHipHop.com), born in Queens, New York (d. 2017)
  • Nov 12 Mayte Garcia, American dancer, born in Fort Rucker, Alabama
  • Nov 19 Ryukishi07 [real name unknown), Japanese mystery writer (When They Cry series), born in Chiba Prefecture, Japan
  • Nov 19 Savion Glover, American dancer and choreographer (Bring in 'da Noise), born in Newark, New Jersey
  • Nov 19 Takashi Matsumoto, Japanese photographer and business person
  • Nov 29 Sarah Jones, American playwright, born in Winter Springs, Florida
  • Dec 3 Sammy Leung, Hong Kong disc jockey
  • Dec 5 Luboš Motl, Czech theoretical physicist, born in Plzeň, Czech Republic
  • Dec 5 Sorin Grindeanu, Romanian Prime Minister (2017), born in Caransebeș, Romania
  • Dec 6 Rebekah "Bekah" Mercer, American "Mercer Family Foundation" director and Republican donor, born in Yorktown Heights, New York
  • Dec 9 Stacey Abrams, American politician, lawyer and voting rights activist, born in Madison, Wisconsin
  • Dec 16 Scott Storch, Canadian-American hip-hop producer, born on Long Island, New York
  • Dec 25 Alexandre Trudeau, Canadian journalist, born in Ottawa, Canada
  • Dec 27 Dee Ferris, British painter, born in Paulton, Somerset, England

About 1973

How Old? 49 or 50 years old
Generation: Generation X

Chinese Zodiac: Rat (Feb 15, 1972 - Feb 2, 1973),
Ox (Feb 3, 1973 - Jan 22, 1974)