Birthdays in History in 1973

  • Jan 1 Anwar Mansoor Mangrio, Sindhi poet & research scholar.
  • Jan 8 Mark Knight, English sound designer
  • Jan 20 Princess Mathilde, Duchess of Brabant
  • Jan 25 Elvis Presley Jr, alleged son of Elvis Presley
  • Jan 25 Geoff Johns, American comic book writer
  • Jan 26 Mayu Shinjo, Japanese mangaka
  • Feb 5 Laura Espinoza-Watson, female infielder (Silver Bullets), born in Torrance, California
  • Feb 23 Jack Case, American artist
  • Feb 24 Chris Fehn, American percussionist (Slipknot)
  • Mar 4 Len Wiseman, American director
  • Mar 18 Max Barry, Australian author
  • Mar 20 Christopher Heinz, American businessman; son of Teresa Heinz

Person of interestLarry Page

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

Computer Scientist, Google Co-founder Larry Page
Computer Scientist, Google Co-founder
Larry Page
  • Mar 30 Matthew Pritchard, Welsh Stuntman
  • Apr 1 Rachel Maddow, American radio personality and political analyst
  • Apr 4 David Blaine, American magician and illusionist, born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 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 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
  • May 8 Hiromu Arakawa, Japanese artist
  • May 12 Travis Lutter, Mixed Martial Arts Fighter
  • May 25 Daz Dillinger, American hip-hop performer
  • Jun 5 Gella Vandecaveye, Belgian judoka
  • Jun 6 Kat Swift, American politician (Green Party)
  • Jun 12 Darryl White, Australian rules footballer
  • Jun 17 Christian Claudio, Puerto Rican Business Consultant
  • Jul 7 Natsuki Takaya, Japanese manga-ka
  • Jul 8 Vijay Shekhar Sharma, Indian founder and CEO of mobile payments company Paytm, born in Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh
  • Jul 14 Adam Quinn, American bagpipe player
  • Jul 16 Tim Ryan, American politician
  • Jul 20 Haakon Magnus, Crown Prince of Norway
  • Jul 22 Ronald Ray Howard, American murderer (d. 2005)

Person of interestMonica Lewinsky

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

White House Intern Monica Lewinsky
White House Intern
Monica Lewinsky
  • Jul 25 Mur Lafferty, American podcaster and writer
  • Jul 26 Lenka Šarounová, Czech astronomer
  • Aug 3 Jay Cutler, American bodybuilder
  • Aug 5 Sean Sherk, American mixed martial artist
  • Aug 9 James McKeehan, tight end (Tennessee Oilers)
  • Aug 12 Sayyed Muqtada al-Sadr, Iranian Shia cleric, son of Ayatollah Mohammad Mohammad Sadeq al-Sadr, born in Najaf, Iran
  • Aug 12 Richard Reid, British terrorist, referred to as the "shoe bomber".
  • Aug 13 Molly Henneberg, American journalist
  • Aug 19 Mette-Marit, Crown Princess of Norway

Person of interestSergey Brin

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

Co-Founder of Google Sergey Brin
Co-Founder of Google
Sergey Brin
  • Aug 28 Theaster Gates, American installation artist, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Aug 29 Adam Sessler, American TV show host
  • Aug 30 Lisa Ling, American journalist

  • Sep 9 Troy Rudolph, production asst (Suburbanators, Viper)
  • Sep 16 Justin Haythe, American writer
  • Sep 18 Mark Shuttleworth, South African entrepreneur
  • Sep 21 Vanessa Grigoriadis, American journalist
  • Oct 1 Rodney Kite-Powell, historian
  • Oct 2 Verka Serduchka, Ukrainian entertainer
  • Oct 2 Maria Wetterstrand, Swedish politician
  • Oct 13 Matt Hughes, American mixed martial artist
  • Oct 14 Lasha Zhvania, Georgian politician
  • Oct 26 Taka Michinoku, Japanese professional wrestle
  • Nov 2 Lee O’Denat, American internet entrepreneur (WorldStarHipHop.com), born in Queens, New York (d. 2017)
  • Nov 12 Mayte Garcia, American dancer
  • Nov 19 Savion Glover, American dancer and choreographer (Bring in 'da Noise), born in Newark, New Jersey
  • Nov 19 Ryukishi07, Japanese mystery writer
  • Nov 19 Takashi Matsumoto, Japanese photographer and business person
  • Nov 27 Jon Runyan, tackle (Tennessee Oilers)
  • Nov 29 Sarah Jones, American playwright
  • Dec 3 Sammy Leung, Hong Kong disc jockey
  • Dec 5 Luboš Motl, Czech physicist
  • 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 12 William Hutton, American engineer
  • Dec 16 Scott Storch, Canadian-American hip-hop producer
  • Dec 25 Alexandre Trudeau, Canadian journalist
  • Dec 27 Dee Ferris, British painter