Historical Figures Born in 1982

  • Jan 5 Janica Kostelić, Croatian skier, born in Zagreb, Croatia
  • Jan 9 Catherine "Kate" Middleton, Princess of Wales, English wife of Crown Prince William, born in Reading, Berkshire
  • Jan 15 Prince Philip and Prince Alexander of Yugoslavia, born in Fairfax, Virginia
  • Jan 19 Pete Buttigieg, American politician, Mayor of South Bend, 1st openly gay Democratic presidential candidate, born in South Bend, Indiana
  • Feb 2 Katie Britt, American politician (1st female senator(R) for Alabama 2023-), born in Enterprise, Alabama
  • Feb 11 Kate Mulleavy, American fashion designer (Rodarte), born in Pasadena, California
  • Feb 13 Lanisha Cole, US model, born in Pasadena, California
  • Feb 17 Rebekah Vardy, English media personality (Wagatha Christie libel trial), born in Norwich, England
  • Feb 22 Robert Weiner, Jr., American water polo player, born in Newport Beach, California
  • Mar 8 Kat Von D, Mexican-American tattoo artist
  • Mar 13 Jeremy Curl, British explorer, first non-African to cross the Tanezrouft area of the Sahara without motorized transport, born in Tokyo
  • Apr 3 Kasumi Nakane, Japanese gravure idol, born in Tokyo, Japan
  • Apr 6 Ilan Hall, Israeli-American chef
  • Apr 16 Barry Jones, Scottish magician, born in Aberdeen, Scotland
  • Apr 26 Joanne Gobure, Nauruan poet, born in Denigomodu, Nauru
  • May 7 Matt Gaetz, American politician (Rep-R-Fla 2017-), born in Hollywood, Florida
  • May 10 Daniel Harris, Australian rules footballer
  • May 10 Jeremy Gable, American playwright
  • May 13 Oguchi Onyewu, American footballer, born in Washington D.C.
  • May 13 Yoko Kumada, Japanese gravure idol
  • May 24 DaMarcus Beasley, American footballer (Houston Dynamo), born in Fort Wayne, Indiana
  • May 26 Yoko Matsugane, Japanese model
  • Jun 4 Ronnie Prude, National Football League player
  • Jun 8 Katy Morgan-Davies, British politician
  • Jun 10 Princess Madeleine of Sweden, Duchess of Hälsingland and Gästrikland, born in Drottningholm Palace, Sweden
  • Jun 21 William, Prince of Wales (previously Duke of Cambridge), British son of Prince Charles & Lady Diana and heir to the UK throne, born in London, England
  • Jun 24 Clint Bajada, Maltese television and radio presenter
  • Jul 9 Alecko Eskandarian, Armenian-American footballer
  • Jul 9 Ashly DelGrosso, American ballroom dancer
  • Jul 14 Dmitry Chaplin, Russian dancer and choreographer (So You Think You Can Dance finalist), born in Rostov-on-Don, Russia
  • Aug 8 David Florence, British canoeist
  • Aug 13 Ibram X. Kendi, American author and antiracist activist, born in Queens, New York
  • Aug 13 Sarah Huckabee Sanders, American political operative and politician (Trump White House Press Secretary 2017-19, 1st Female Governor of Arkansas 2023-), born in Hope, Arkansas
  • Aug 23 YTCracker [Bryce Case, Jr.], American hip-hop artist, born in La Mirada, California
  • Aug 31 G. Willow Wilson, American journalist and comic book writer

Sviatlana TsikhanouskayaSviatlana Tsikhanouskaya (40 years old)

Sep 11 Belarusian human rights activist and politician who claimed victory in the disputed 2020 Belarusian presidential election, born in Mikashevichy, Byelorussian SSR, Soviet Union

  • Sep 17 Hope Larson, American illustrator and cartoonist
  • Sep 19 Birth of the smiley face emoticon :-) when suggested by Scott E. Fahlman for online bulletin boards at Carnegie Mellon University [1]
  • Oct 1 Harry Lawrence, Bath born Entrepreneur
  • Oct 6 MC Lars, American hip-hop artist
  • Oct 10 Amon Buchanan, Australian rules footballer
  • Oct 17 Nick Riewoldt, Australian rules footballer
  • Oct 27 Dennis Moran, American computer hacker, born in Middlesex County, Massachusetts (d. 2013)
  • Nov 8 Lynndie England, former U.S. Army reservist, associated with Abu Ghraib
  • Nov 11 Brittny Gastineau, American socialite (Brüno), born in New York City
  • Nov 15 D. J. Fitzpatrick, National Football League kicker
  • Nov 15 Lofa Tatupu, National Football League
  • Nov 22 Alasdair Duncan, Australian novelist
  • Dec 8 Noelle Pikus-Pace, American skeleton racer, born in Provo, Utah
  • Dec 17 Craig Kielburger, Canadian labour activist
  • Dec 17 Ryan Moats, National Football League runningback
  • Dec 21 Erica America Hayden, American journalist and radio personality, born in Long Island, New York
  • Dec 26 Kenneth Darby, American National Football League player, born in Huntsville, Alabama

About 1982

How Old? 40 or 41 years old
Generation: Millennial

Chinese Zodiac: Rooster (Feb 5, 1981 - Jan 24, 1982),
Dog (Jan 25, 1982 - Feb 12, 1983)