Birthdays in History in 1974

About 1974

How Old? 43 or 44 years old
Generation: Generation X

Chinese Zodiac: Ox (Jan 1 - Jan 22), Tiger (Jan 23 - Dec 31)

Birthdays in History

  • Jan 12 Tor Arne Hetland, Norwegian cross-country skier
  • Jan 18 Michael Tunn, Australian television and radio
  • Jan 18 Princess Claire of Belgium
  • Jan 23 Richard T. Slone, British artist
  • Jan 24 Kristy Sargeant, ice pairs (1994 Skate Canada), born in Edmonton, Alberta
  • Jan 24 Shii Ann Huang, American game show contestant
  • Jan 26 Shannon Hale, American author
  • Jan 30 Jemima Khan, English socialite
  • Feb 4 Mijntje Donners, Dutch hockey international
  • Feb 7 Emma McLaughlin, American novelist
  • Feb 8 Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo, French disc jockey (Daft Punk)
  • Feb 8 Kimbo Slice [Kevin Ferguson], American mixed martial artist, born in the Bahamas (d. 2016)
  • Feb 10 Tanoai Reed, American stunt performer, born in Honolulu, Hawaii
  • Feb 11 Alex Jones, US radio host, born in Dallas, Texas
  • Feb 11 Zain Verjee, Kenyan-born journalist, born in Nairobi, Kenya
  • Feb 12 Fonzworth Bentley, US hip-hop artist, born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • Feb 13 Gus Hansen, Danish professional poker player, born in Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Feb 13 Jeff Duran, US radio personality, born in Arcadia, California
  • Feb 15 Miranda July, US performance artist, born in Barre, Vermont
  • Feb 17 Al-Muhtadee Billah, crown prince of Brunei, born in Bandar Seri Begawan
  • Feb 18 Ruby Dhalla, Canadian politician
  • Feb 22 Chris Moyles, English DJ
  • Mar 11 Jon Dalton, the infamous "Jonny Fairplay" from the 7th and 16th season of Survivor
  • Mar 17 Mark Dolan, TV show host
  • Mar 20 Andrzej Pilipiuk, Polish writer
  • Mar 28 Scott Mills, British radio disc jockey
  • Apr 8 Holger Hott Johansen, Norwegian orienteerist
  • Apr 8 Nnedi Okorafor-Mbachu, Nigerian American writer
  • Apr 8 Chris Kyle, Odessa, Texas, Navy SEAL sniper (160 kills), (d. 2013)
  • Apr 9 Alexander Pichushkin, Russian serial killer
  • Apr 10 Eric Greitens, American former military officer, born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • Apr 13 Ruben Östlund, Swedish director (The Square), born in Styrsö, Sweden
  • Apr 18 Edgar Wright, British director
  • Apr 28 Vernon Kay, British TV/radio presenter
  • May 3 Princess Haya bint Hussein of Jordan, daughter of King Hussein of Jordan and his third wife, Queen Alia, born in Amman, Jordan
  • May 8 Jon Tickle, English entertainer
  • May 21 Fairuza Balk (The Craft, Gas Food Lodging)

Person of interestKen Jennings

May 23 Ken Jennings, American game show contestant, born in Edmonds, Washington

74 Time Jeopardy Champion Ken Jennings
74 Time Jeopardy Champion
Ken Jennings
  • May 31 Adrian Tomine, American cartoonist
  • Jun 2 Matt Serra, American mixed martial ar
  • Jun 4 Andrew Gwynne, British politician
  • Jun 9 Tim Shaw, British radio personality
  • Jun 16 Paul Lee, British sculptural artist
  • Jun 21 Natasha Desborough, British radio personality
  • Jun 23 Maria Carolina Christina, Princess of Netherlands
  • Jul 9 Sian Berry, British politician
  • Jul 13 Jean Zhang, Miss Suriname 1993
  • Jul 18 Alan Morrison, British poet
  • Jul 20 Kevin Meadows, gay rights activist

Person of interestAlexis Tsipras

Jul 28 Alexis Tsipras, Greek politician (Greek President 2015), born in Athens

Prime Minister of Greece Alexis Tsipras
Prime Minister of Greece
Alexis Tsipras
  • Aug 9 Kirill Reznik, American politician
  • Aug 17 Nicola Kraus, American novelist
  • Aug 21 Amy Fisher, shot Mary Jo Buttafucco, born in Long Island, New York
  • Aug 26 Eric D. Snider, American humor columnist / movie reviewer
  • Aug 28 Johan Andersson, Swedish game programmer, born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • Sep 1 Jhonen Vasquez, American comic book artist
  • Sep 8 Tanaz Eshaghian, Iranian-born American documentarian
  • Sep 9 Vikram Batra, Officer of the Indian Army
  • Sep 12 Caroline Aigle, French first woman fighter pilot in the French Air Force aged 25, born in Montauban, France (d. 2007)
  • Sep 17 Tormod Granheim, Norwegian adventurer
  • Sep 20 Michael Waddington, American defense lawyer
  • Oct 2 Paul Teutul Jr., co-star of American Chopper
  • Oct 5 Rich Franklin, American Mixed Martial Artist
  • Oct 17 Ariel Levy, American feminist writer
  • Oct 23 Derek Landy, Lusk, Irish author (Skulduggery Pleasant series)
  • Oct 24 Alexander PGR duke of Ulster, son of English prince Richard
  • Nov 8 Masashi Kishimoto, Japanese manga author
  • Nov 8 Seishi Kishimoto, Japanese manga author
  • Nov 14 Adam Walsh, American murder victim (d. 1981)
  • Dec 7 Kang Full, South Korean webcomic artist
  • Dec 13 Sara Cox, English TV and radio presenter
  • Dec 17 Duff Goldman, American chef