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Birthdays in History in 1982

  • Jan 5 Janica Kostelić, Croatian skier, born in Zagreb, Croatia

Person of interestKate Middleton

Jan 9 Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge [Kate Middleton], English wife of Crown Prince William, born in Reading, Berksire

Wife of Prince William Kate Middleton
Wife of Prince William
Kate Middleton
  • 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 11 Kate Mulleavy, American fashion designer (Rodarte), born in Pasadena, California
  • Feb 13 Lanisha Cole, US model, born in Pasadena, California
  • 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
  • Mar 29 Hideaki Takizawa, Japanese artist
  • Mar 31 Chloé Zhao, Chinese director (The Rider, Nomadland), born in Beijing, China
  • 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
  • Apr 28 Nikki Grahame, Big Brother 7 Star
  • 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 Yoko Kumada, Japanese gravure idol
  • May 13 Oguchi Onyewu, American footballer
  • 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

Person of interestPrince William

Jun 21 Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, son of Prince Charles & Lady Diana, born in London, England

Duke of Cambridge Prince William
Duke of Cambridge
Prince William
  • Jun 24 Brian Fitzgerald, American writer
  • Jun 24 Clint Bajada, Maltese television and radio presenter
  • Jul 9 Ashly DelGrosso, American ballroom dancer
  • Jul 9 Alecko Eskandarian, Armenian-American footballer
  • Jul 14 Dmitry Chaplin, Russian dancer and choreographer (So You Think You Can Dance finalist), born in Rostov-on-Don, Russia
  • Jul 23 Paul Wesley [Paweł Wasilewski ], American actor (The Vampire Diaries), born in New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Aug 8 David Florence, British canoeist
  • Aug 13 Sarah Sanders, American political operative, Trump's White House Press Secretary (2017-19), born in Hope, Arkansas
  • Aug 13 Ibram X. Kendi, American author and antiracist activist, born in Queens, New York
  • 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

Person of interestSviatlana Tsikhanouskaya

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

Human Rights Activist and Politician Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya
Human Rights Activist and Politician
Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya
  • Sep 17 Hope Larson, American illustrator and cartoonist
  • 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? 38 or 39 years old
Generation: Millennial

Chinese Zodiac: Rooster (Jan 1 - Jan 24), Dog (Jan 25 - Dec 31)