Celebrities Who Were Born on 1st January

 

January 1, 766 – Ali al-Rida, Shia Imam (d. 818)
January 1, 1431 – Pope Alexander VI (d. 1503)
January 1, 1449 – Lorenzo de’ Medici, Italian statesman (d. 1492)
January 1, 1484 – Huldrych Zwingli, Swiss Protestant leader (d. 1531)
January 1, 1511 – Henry, Duke of Cornwall (d. 1511)
January 1, 1516 – Margaret Leijonhufvud, Queen of Gustav I of Sweden (d. 1551)
January 1, 1557 – István Bocskay, Prince of Transylvania (d. 1606)
January 1, 1600 – Friedrich Spanheim, Dutch theologian (d. 1649)
January 1, 1614 – John Wilkins, English Bishop of Chester (d. 1672)
January 1, 1618 – baptised Bartolomé Estéban Murillo, Spanish painter (d. 1682)
January 1, 1638 – Emperor Go-Sai of Japan (d. 1685)
January 1, 1648 – Elkanah Settle, English writer (d. 1724)
January 1, 1655 – Christian Thomasius, German jurist (d. 1728)
January 1, 1684 – Arnold Drakenborch, Dutch classical scholar (d. 1748)
January 1, 1704 – Soame Jenyns, English writer (d. 1787)
January 1, 1711 – Franz Freiherr von der Trenck, Austrian soldier (d. 1749)
January 1, 1714 – Kristijonas Donelaitis, Lithuanian poet (d. 1780)
January 1, 1735 – Paul Revere, American patriot (d. 1818)
January 1, 1745 – Anthony Wayne, American general and statesman (d. 1796)
January 1, 1750 – Frederick Muhlenberg, American statesman (d. 1801)
January 1, 1752 – Betsy Ross, American seamstress (d. 1836)
January 1, 1767 – Maria Edgeworth, Anglo-Irish novelist (d. 1849)
January 1, 1774 – André Marie Constant Duméril, French zoologist (d. 1860)
January 1, 1779 – William Clowes, English printer (d. 1847)
January 1, 1814 – Hong Xiuquan, Chinese rebel (d. 1864)
January 1, 1819 – Arthur Hugh Clough, English poet (d. 1861)
January 1, 1823 – Sándor Petofi, Hungarian poet and revolutionary (d. 1849)
January 1, 1833 – Robert Lawson, New Zealand architect (d. 1902)
January 1, 1834 – Ludovic Halévy, French playwright (d. 1908)
January 1, 1848 – John Goff, Irish lawyer (d. 1924)
January 1, 1852 – Eugène-Anatole Demarçay, French chemist (d. 1904)
January 1, 1854 – Sir James George Frazer, Scottish anthropologist (d. 1941)
January 1, 1863 – Pierre de Coubertin, French Olympic Games initiator (d. 1937)
January 1, 1864 – Alfred Stieglitz, American photographer (d. 1946)
January 1, 1864 – Qi Baishi, Chinese painter (d. 1957)
January 1, 1868 – Snitz Edwards, American actor (d. 1937)
January 1, 1873 – Mariano Azuela, Mexican novelist (d. 1952)
January 1, 1874 – Gustave Whitehead, German-born inventor (d. 1927)
January 1, 1874 – Frank Knox, American Secretary of the Navy (d. 1944)
January 1, 1876 – Harriet Brooks, Canadian physicist (d. 1933)
January 1, 1878 – Agner Krarup Erlang, Danish scientist and engineer (d. 1929)
January 1, 1879 – William Fox, Hungarian-U.S. film producer (d. 1952)
January 1, 1879 – E. M. Forster, English novelist (d. 1970)
January 1, 1881 – Vajiravudh, King of Thailand (d. 1925)
January 1, 1888 – John Garand, American inventor (d. 1974)
January 1, 1889 – Charles Bickford, U.S. film actor (d. 1967)
January 1, 1890 – Anton Melik, Slovenian geographer (d. 1966)
January 1, 1892 – Manuel Roxas, inaugural Philippines President (d. 1948)
January 1, 1892 – Artur Rodzinski, Croatian conductor (d. 1958)
January 1, 1894 – Satyendra Nath Bose, Bengali mathematician (d. 1974)
January 1, 1894 – Shitsu Nakano, Japan’s oldest person (d. 2007)
January 1, 1895 – J. Edgar Hoover, American FBI director (d. 1972)
January 1, 1900 – Chiune Sugihara, Japanese diplomat (d. 1986)
January 1, 1900 – Xavier Cugat, Spanish musician (d. 1990)
January 1, 1902 – Buster Nupen, South African cricketer (d. 1977)
January 1, 1904 – Fazal Ilahi Chaudhry, Pakistani politician (d. 1982)
January 1, 1904 – Ethan Allen, American baseball player (d. 1993)
January 1, 1905 – Stanislaw Mazur, Polish mathematician (d. 1981)
January 1, 1905 – Kamatari Fujiwara, Japanese actor (d. 1985)
January 1, 1906 – Giovanni D’Anzi, Italian songwriter (d. 1974)
January 1, 1909 – Stepan Bandera, Ukrainian nationalist leader (d. 1959)
January 1, 1909 – Dana Andrews, American actor (d. 1992)
January 1, 1909 – Barry M. Goldwater, American politician (d. 1998)
January 1, 1911 – Basil Dearden, UK film director (d. 1971)
January 1, 1911 – Hank Greenberg, American baseball player (d. 1986)
January 1, 1912 – Kim Philby, British spy (d. 1988)
January 1, 1917 – Jule Gregory Charney, American meteorologist (d. 1981)
January 1, 1917 – Albert Mol, Dutch actor (d. 2004)
January 1, 1919 – Carole Landis, U.S. film actress (d. 1948)
January 1, 1919 – J. D. Salinger, American novelist
January 1, 1920 – Virgilio Savona, Italian singer (Quartetto Cetra)
January 1, 1921 – Ismail al-Faruqi, Palestinian-born philosopher (d. 1986)
January 1, 1922 – Rocky Graziano, American boxer (d. 1990)
January 1, 1922 – Ernest Hollings, American politician
January 1, 1923 – Daniel Gorenstein, American mathematician (d. 1992)
January 1, 1923 – Milt Jackson, American jazz vibraphonist (d. 1999)
January 1, 1925 – Matthew “Stymie” Beard, American actor (d. 1981)
January 1, 1925 – Valentina Cortese, Italian actress
January 1, 1925 – Raymond Pellegrin, French actor
January 1, 1926 – Richard Verreau, French Canadian tenor (d. 2005)
January 1, 1927 – Doak Walker, American football star (d. 1998)
January 1, 1927 – Calum MacKay, Canadian hockey player (d. 2001)
January 1, 1927 – Maurice Béjart, French choreographer (d. 2007)
January 1, 1927 – Pat Heywood, Scottish born actress
January 1, 1927 – Vernon L. Smith, American economist, winner
January 1, 1928 – Ernest Tidyman, American writer (d. 1984)
January 1, 1930 – Ty Hardin, U.S. film actor
January 1, 1930 – Gaafar al-Nimeiry, President of Sudan 1971–85
January 1, 1932 – Giuseppe Patanè, Italian opera conductor (d. 1989)
January 1, 1932 – Jackie Parker, American football player (d. 2006)
January 1, 1933 – Joe Orton, English writer (d. 1967)
January 1, 1933 – Frederick Lowy, Canadian educator
January 1, 1933 – Norman Yemm, Australian actor
January 1, 1935 – B. Kliban, American cartoonist (d. 1990)
January 1, 1937 – Adam Wisniewski-Snerg, Polish author (d. 1995)
January 1, 1938 – Robert Jankel, British coachbuilder (d. 2005)
January 1, 1938 – Clay Cole, Television Host and Producer
January 1, 1939 – Michèle Mercier, French actress
January 1, 1940 – Frank Langella, American actor
January 1, 1942 – Gennadi Sarafanov, Soviet cosmonaut (d. 2005)
January 1, 1942 – Martin Frost, American politician
January 1, 1942 – Alassane Ouattara, Former Prime Minister of Ivory Coast
January 1, 1942 – Judy Stone, Australian pop singer
January 1, 1943 – Jimmy Hart, wrestling manager
January 1, 1943 – Raghunath Anant Mashelkar, Indian scientist
January 1, 1943 – Don Novello, American actor
January 1, 1943 – Larry Clark, American director
January 1, 1944 – Zafarullah Khan Jamali, Pakistani politician
January 1, 1945 – Peter Duncan, Australian politician
January 1, 1945 – Jacky Ickx, Belgian race car driver
January 1, 1946 – Carl B. Hamilton, Swedish economist and politician
January 1, 1946 – Rick Hurst, American actor
January 1, 1946 – Rivelino, Brazilian football player
January 1, 1947 – Jon Corzine, American politician
January 1, 1947 – Paula Tsui, Hong Kong singer
January 1, 1948 – Pavel Grachev, Russian general
January 1, 1950 – Morgan Fisher, English musician (Mott the Hoople)
January 1, 1951 – Ashfaq Hussain, Urdu poet
January 1, 1951 – , Indian film and stage actor
January 1, 1951 – Hans-Joachim Stuck, German-born race car driver
January 1, 1953 – Greg Carmichael, British guitarist (Acoustic Alchemy)
January 1, 1954 – Bob Menendez, American politician
January 1, 1956 – Mark R. Hughes, American entrepreneur (d. 2000)
January 1, 1956 – Sergei Avdeyev, Russian cosmonaut
January 1, 1956 – Mike Mitchell, American basketball player
January 1, 1956 – Kôji Yakusho, Japanese actor
January 1, 1957 – Ewa Kasprzyk, Polish actress
January 1, 1957 – Evangelos Venizelos, Greek lawyer, professor and politician
January 1, 1958 – Grandmaster Flash, Barbados-born musician
January 1, 1959 – Azali Assoumani, Comorian president
January 1, 1959 – Jennifer Edwards, American actress
January 1, 1959 – Panagiotis Giannakis, Greek basketball player and coach
January 1, 1961 – Fiona Phillips, British television presenter
January 1, 1961 – Mark Wingett, British actor
January 1, 1962 – Sophie Thompson, British actress
January 1, 1962 – Ari Up, German musician (The Slits)
January 1, 1964 – Juliana Donald, American actress
January 1, 1964 – Dedee Pfeiffer, American actress
January 1, 1966 – Anna Burke, Australian politician
January 1, 1967 – Derrick Thomas, American football player (d. 2000)
January 1, 1967 – Juanma Bajo Ulloa, Spanish film director
January 1, 1967 – John Digweed, English DJ
January 1, 1967 – Tim Dog, American rapper
January 1, 1968 – Joey Stefano, American adult actor (d. 1994)
January 1, 1968 – Miki Higashino, Japanese composer
January 1, 1968 – Davor Šuker, Croatian footballer
January 1, 1969 – Morris Chestnut, American actor
January 1, 1969 – Sophie Okonedo, Academy Award nominated British actress
January 1, 1969 – Christi Paul, American news anchor
January 1, 1969 – Verne Troyer, American actor
January 1, 1970 – Gabriel Jarret, American actor
January 1, 1970 – Shelley O’Donnell, Australian netballer
January 1, 1970 – Kimberly Page, American actress
January 1, 1971 – Bobby Holik, Czech hockey player
January 1, 1971 – Sammie Henson, American World Champion Wrestler
January 1, 1972 – Neve McIntosh, Scottish actress
January 1, 1972 – Lilian Thuram, French footballer
January 1, 1974 – Catalina Guirado, English model and TV personality
January 1, 1975 – , Indian model and actress
January 1, 1975 – Joe Cannon, American soccer player
January 1, 1975 – Eiichiro Oda, Japanese Manga artist
January 1, 1976 – Caleb Wyatt, American motocross rider
January 1, 1976 – Georgina Chapman, British fashion designer and actress
January 1, 1977 – Keeley Hawes, British actress
January 1, 1977 – Hasan Salihamidžic, Bosnian footballer
January 1, 1978 – , Indian actress
January 1, 1978 – Nina Bott, German actress
January 1, 1978 – Jensen Ackles, American actor
January 1, 1978 – Phillip Mulryne, Northern Irish footballer
January 1, 1978 – Paramahamsa Sri Nithyananda, Indian spiritualist
January 1, 1978 – Tarik O’Regan, British composer
January 1, 1979 – Brody Dalle, Australian singer (The Distillers)
January 1, 1979 – Koichi Domoto, Japanese artist
January 1, 1980 – Elin Nordegren, Swedish model
January 1, 1981 – Jonas Armstrong, Irish actor
January 1, 1981 – Zsolt Baumgartner, Hungarian race car driver
January 1, 1981 – Abdülkadir Koçak, Turkish boxer
January 1, 1981 – Eden Riegel, American actress
January 1, 1982 – David Nalbandian, Argentinian tennis player
January 1, 1983 – Ali Bastian, English actress and model
January 1, 1983 – Calum Davenport, English footballer
January 1, 1983 – Emi Kobayashi, Japanese model
January 1, 1984 – José Paolo Guerrero, Peruvian footballer
January 1, 1984 – Alok Kapali, Bangladeshi cricketer
January 1, 1984 – Shareefa, American singer
January 1, 1984 – Michael Witt, Australian rugby league footballer
January 1, 1985 – Steven Davis, Northern Irish footballer
January 1, 1986 – Glen Davis, American basketball player
January 1, 1987 – Gilbert Brule, professional hockey player
January 1, 1987 – Meryl Davis, American ice dancer
January 1, 1987 – Devin Setoguchi, Professional hockey player
January 1, 1991 – Kathleen Herles, American Voice actor
January 1, 1998 – Marlene Lawston, American child actress

Leave a Reply

No related posts.