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Celebrity Birthdays In January

The following 2,072 celebrities were born in the month of January. The savvy list includes actors, actresses, models, singers, rappers and producers. A random sample was chosen for each day. Click the    after the name to explore the birth date info.

Zodiac signs for January are Capricorn and Aquarius . The modern birthstone for January is Garnet while the mystical gemstone (based on Tibetan origin) is Emerald.

January 1

  • 1942
    Country Joe McDonald, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Country Joe and the Fish)  
  • 1943
    Stanley Kamel, American actor (d. 2008)  
  • 1980
    Elin Nordegren, Swedish-American model  
  • 1981
    Jacqui Maxwell, Australian actress  
  • 1983
    Emi Kobayashi, Japanese model and actress  

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January 2

  • 1916
    Zypora Spaisman, Polish-American midwife and Yiddish stage actress/producer (d. 2002)  
  • 1925
    Giacomo Furia, Italian actor and screenwriter (d. 2015)  
  • 1926
    Howard Caine, American actor (d. 1993)  
  • 1952
    Christine Lavin, American singer-songwriter (Four Bitchin' Babes)  
  • 1969
    Tommy Morrison, American boxer and actor (d. 2013)  

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January 3

  • 1942
    John Thaw, English actor and producer (d. 2002)  
  • 1956
    Mel Gibson, American-Australian actor, director, producer, and screenwriter  
  • 1970
    Mahaya Petrosian, Iranian actress  
  • 1979
    Koit Toome, Estonian singer and actor  
  • 1982
    Chisu, Finnish singer, songwriter and producer  

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January 4

  • 1878
    Rosa Grünberg, Swedish actress and soprano (d. 1960)
  • 1962
    Laila Elwi, Egyptian actress  
  • 1982
    Kang Hye-jung, South Korean actress and singer  
  • 1985
    Lenora Crichlow, English actress  
  • 1995
    María Isabel, Spanish singer  

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January 5

  • 1914
    George Reeves, American actor, singer, and director (d. 1959)  
  • 1951
    Jagathy Sreekumar, Indian actor and screenwriter  
  • 1960
    Phil Thornalley, English bass player, songwriter, and producer  
  • 1973
    Phil Joel, New Zealand singer-songwriter and bass player (Newsboys)  
  • 1995
    Joyce Ching, Filipino actress and singer  

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January 6

  • 1903
    Francis L. Sullivan, English-American actor (d. 1956)  
  • 1935
    Nino Tempo, American singer and actor  
  • 1982
    Tiffany Pollard, American actress  
  • 1983
    Natali Thanou, Serbian-Greek model and singer  
  • 1984
    Kate McKinnon, American actress  

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January 7

  • 1900
    John Brownlee, Australian actor and singer (d. 1969)
  • 1911
    Butterfly McQueen, American actress and dancer (d. 1995)  
  • 1974
    John Rich, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer  
  • 1985
    Austin Brown, American singer-songwriter  
  • 1990
    Liam Aiken, American actor  

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January 8

  • 1912
    José Ferrer, Puerto Rican-American actor and director (d. 1992)  
  • 1938
    Yevgeny Nesterenko, Russian opera singer and educator  
  • 1942
    Yvette Mimieux, American actress and screenwriter  
  • 1975
    Tift Merritt, American singer-songwriter  
  • 1986
    Jamie T, English singer-songwriter  

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January 9

  • 1928
    Domenico Modugno, Italian singer-songwriter, actor, and politician (d. 1994)  
  • 1931
    Paul Mantee, American actor (d. 2013)  
  • 1944
    Jimmy Page, English guitarist, songwriter, and producer  
  • 1966
    Jan Johansen, Swedish singer  
  • 1967
    Carl Bell, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer  

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January 10

  • 1930
    Elaine Devry, American actress  
  • 1936
    Burnum Burnum, Australian actor and author (d. 1997)  
  • 1940
    Walter Hill, American director, producer, and screenwriter  
  • 1951
    Nicolas Philibert, French actor and director  
  • 1989
    Emily Meade, American actress  

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January 11

  • 1924
    Slim Harpo, American singer and harmonica player (d. 1970)  
  • 1969
    Kyle Richards, American actress  
  • 1973
    Joanna Brodzik, Polish actress  
  • 1977
    Devin Ratray, American actor and singer  
  • 1985
    Newton Faulkner, English singer-songwriter and guitarist  

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January 12

  • 1908
    Jean Delannoy, French actor, director, and screenwriter (d. 2008)  
  • 1915
    Paul Jarrico, American screenwriter and producer (d. 1997)  
  • 1961
    Simon Russell Beale, Malaysian-English actor  
  • 1978
    Jeremy Camp, American singer-songwriter and guitarist  
  • 1996
    Ella Henderson, English singer-songwriter  

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January 13

  • 1898
    Carlo Tagliabue, Italian opera singer (d. 1978)
  • 1930
    Liz Anderson, American singer-songwriter (d. 2011)  
  • 1964
    Penelope Ann Miller, American actress  
  • 1979
    Katy Brand, English actress and screenwriter  
  • 1987
    Lee Seung-gi, South Korean singer and actor  

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January 14

  • 1925
    Louis Quilico, Canadian opera singer (d. 2000)  
  • 1938
    Jack Jones, American singer and actor  
  • 1944
    Marjoe Gortner, American actor and producer  
  • 1947
    Lembit Sibul, Estonian actor and journalist (d. 2001)  
  • 1974
    Kevin Durand, Canadian actor  

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January 15

  • 1905
    Torin Thatcher, Indian-American actor (d. 1981)  
  • 1937
    Margaret O'Brien, American actress and singer  
  • 1952
    Chris D., American singer-songwriter, producer, and actor (The Flesh Eaters)  
  • 1971
    Regina King, American actress, director, and producer  
  • 1990
    Sophie Sumner, English model and actress  

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January 16

  • 1898
    Margaret Booth, American producer and editor (d. 2002)
  • 1908
    Ethel Merman, American actress and singer (d. 1984)  
  • 1924
    Katy Jurado, Mexican actress (d. 2002)  
  • 1944
    Dieter Moebius, Swiss-German keyboard player and producer (Cluster, Harmonia, and Moebius & Plank) (d. 2015)  
  • 1965
    Maxine Jones, American singer (En Vogue)  

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January 17

  • 1927
    Norman Kaye, Australian actor (d. 2007)  
  • 1942
    Nancy Parsons, American actress (d. 2001)  
  • 1960
    John Crawford, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Berlin)  
  • 1980
    Zooey Deschanel, American singer-songwriter and actress (She & Him)  
  • 1985
    Simone Simons, Dutch singer-songwriter (Epica)  

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January 18

  • 1952
    Michael Angelis, English actor  
  • 1952
    R. Stevie Moore, American singer-songwriter  
  • 1954
    Tom Bailey, English singer-songwriter (Thompson Twins, International Observer, and Bailey-Salgado Project)  
  • 1979
    Petra Yared, Australian actress  
  • 1999
    Karan Brar, American actor  

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January 19

  • 1909
    Hans Hotter, German opera singer (d. 2003)  
  • 1926
    Fritz Weaver, American actor  
  • 1935
    Soumitra Chatterjee, Indian actor  
  • 1961
    William Ragsdale, American actor  
  • 1982
    Jodie Sweetin, American actress  

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January 20

  • 1950
    Daniel Benzali, Brazilian-American actor  
  • 1965
    John Michael Montgomery, American singer-songwriter and guitarist  
  • 1969
    Nicky Wire, Welsh singer-songwriter and bass player (Manic Street Preachers)  
  • 1983
    Mari Yaguchi, Japanese singer and actress (Morning Musume)  
  • 1995
    Joey Badass, American rapper (Pro Era)  

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January 21

  • 1922
    Telly Savalas, American actor, singer, and director (d. 1994)  
  • 1962
    Marie Trintignant, French actress (d. 2003)  
  • 1970
    Ken Leung, American actor  
  • 1972
    Yasunori Mitsuda, Japanese composer and producer  
  • 1981
    Izabella Miko, Polish actress, dancer, and producer  

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January 22

  • 1900
    Ernst Busch, German actor and singer (d. 1980)
  • 1936
    Nyree Dawn Porter, New Zealand-English actress (d. 2001)  
  • 1954
    Chris Lemmon, American actor and author  
  • 1957
    Rene Requiestas, Filipino comedian and actor (d. 1993)  
  • 1980
    Christopher Masterson, American actor and producer  

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January 23

  • 1944
    Rutger Hauer, Dutch actor, director, and producer  
  • 1953
    Robin Zander, American singer and guitarist  
  • 1971
    Marc Nelson, American singer-songwriter  
  • 1986
    Yukie Kawamura, Japanese model and actress  
  • 1987
    Felicia Brandström, Swedish singer  

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January 24

  • 1927
    Marvin Kaplan, American actor  
  • 1953
    Matthew Wilder, American singer-songwriter and producer  
  • 1959
    Akira Maeda, Japanese wrestler, mixed martial artist, and actor  
  • 1985
    Yuki Ito, Japanese actor and musician  
  • 1994
    Yoo Young-jae, South Korean singer and dancer (B.A.P)  

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January 25

  • 1915
    Ewan MacColl, English singer-songwriter, producer, and actor (d. 1989)  
  • 1936
    Diana Hyland, American actress (d. 1977)  
  • 1941
    Gregory Sierra, American actor  
  • 1981
    Alicia Keys, American singer-songwriter, pianist, and actress  
  • 1989
    Sheryfa Luna, French singer and dancer  

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January 26

  • 1931
    Mary Murphy, American actress (d. 2011)  
  • 1955
    Eddie Van Halen, Dutch-American guitarist, songwriter, and producer (Van Halen)  
  • 1970
    Kirk Franklin, American singer-songwriter and producer (One Nation Crew)  
  • 1973
    Melvil Poupaud, French actor, director, and screenwriter  
  • 1987
    Mia Rose, English singer-songwriter  

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January 27

  • 1901
    Willy Fritsch, German actor, singer, and screenwriter (d. 1973)  
  • 1908
    Hot Lips Page, American trumpet player, singer, and bandleader (d. 1954)  
  • 1924
    Brian Rix, Baron Rix, English actor, producer, academic and life peer  
  • 1940
    James Cromwell, American actor and producer  
  • 1968
    Mike Patton, American singer-songwriter, producer, and actor (Faith No More, Mr. Bungle, Fantômas, Tomahawk, and Lovage)  

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January 28

  • 1936
    Alan Alda, American actor, director, and screenwriter  
  • 1952
    Richard Glatzer, American director, producer, and screenwriter (d. 2015)  
  • 1957
    Frank Skinner, English comedian, actor, and author  
  • 1959
    Frank Darabont, American director and producer  
  • 1998
    Ariel Winter, American actress and singer  

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January 29

  • 1913
    Victor Mature, American actor and singer (d. 1999)  
  • 1958
    Judy Norton Taylor, American actress and director  
  • 1963
    Monica Horan, American actress  
  • 1968
    Edward Burns, American actor, director, and producer  
  • 1998
    Mion Mukaichi, Japanese idol, singer, and actress (AKB48)  

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January 30

  • 1940
    Mitch Murray, English songwriter and producer  
  • 1965
    Julie McCullough, American model and actress  
  • 1980
    Wilmer Valderrama, American actor and producer  
  • 1985
    Yuuri Morishita, Japanese model  
  • 1988
    Rob Pinkston, American actor and director  

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January 31

  • 1914
    Carey Loftin, American actor and stuntman (d. 1997)  
  • 1930
    Lynn Carlin, American actress  
  • 1951
    Dave Benton, Aruban-Estonian singer and drummer  
  • 1959
    Kelly Lynch, American model and actress  
  • 1964
    Billey Shamrock, Swedish singer-songwriter and actor  

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