The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

January 1st

Vidya Balan

Vidya Balan (41)

Indian model and actress
J. Edgar Hoover

J. Edgar Hoover (1895 - 1972)

American 1st Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation
Sonali Bendre

Sonali Bendre (44)

Indian model and actress
Gene Hackman

Gene Hackman (89)

American actor and author
Elin Nordegren

Elin Nordegren (39)

Swedish-American model

January 2nd

Dax Shepard

Dax Shepard (44)

American actor
Isaac Asimov

Isaac Asimov (1920 - 1992)

American chemist and author
Kate Bosworth

Kate Bosworth (36)

American ctress
Cuba Gooding Jr.

Cuba Gooding Jr. (51)

American actor
Tia Carrere

Tia Carrere (52)

American actress and singer
Gippy Grewal

Gippy Grewal (36)

Singer. Actor

January 3rd

J. R. R. Tolkien

J. R. R. Tolkien (1892 - 1973)

English philologist and author
Mel Gibson

Mel Gibson (63)

American-Australian actor, director, producer, and screenwriter

Cicero (106 BC - 43 BC)

Roman politician and philosopher
Michael Schumacher

Michael Schumacher (50)

German race car driver
Eli Manning

Eli Manning (38)

American football player
Danica McKellar

Danica McKellar (44)

American actress

January 4th

Isaac Newton

Isaac Newton (1643 - 1727)

English physicist, mathematician, astronomer, philosopher, and theologian
Marilyn Manson

Marilyn Manson (50)

American musician and artist
Harmony Korine

Harmony Korine (46)

American director, producer, and screenwriter
Tina Knowles

Tina Knowles (65)

American fashion designer, founded House of Deréon
Michael Stipe

Michael Stipe (59)

American singer-songwriter and producer
Toni Kroos

Toni Kroos (29)

German footballer

January 5th

Bradley Cooper

Bradley Cooper (44)

American actor
Deepika Padukone

Deepika Padukone (33)

Danish-Indian model and actress
Joel Thomas Zimmerman

Joel Thomas Zimmerman (38)

Canadian DJ and record producer
January Jones

January Jones (41)

American actress
Hayao Miyazaki

Hayao Miyazaki (78)

Japanese animator, director, and screenwriter
Robert Duvall

Robert Duvall (88)

American actor and director

January 6th

Norman Reedus

Norman Reedus (50)

American model and actor
Rowan Atkinson

Rowan Atkinson (64)

English comedian and actor
Eddie Redmayne

Eddie Redmayne (37)

English actor and model
Joan Of Arc

Joan Of Arc (1412 - 1431)

National heroine of France
A. R. Rahman

A. R. Rahman (52)

Indian singer and composer
Nigella Lawson

Nigella Lawson (59)

English chef and author

January 7th

Nicolas Cage

Nicolas Cage (55)

American actor, producer, and director
Jeremy Renner

Jeremy Renner (48)

American actor
Rand Paul

Rand Paul (56)

American politician
Eden Hazard

Eden Hazard (28)

Belgian footballer
Bipasha Basu

Bipasha Basu (40)

Indian model and actress
Lyndsy Fonseca

Lyndsy Fonseca (32)

American actress

January 8th

Kim Jong-un

Kim Jong-un (35)

North Korean leader
Stephen Hawking

Stephen Hawking (1942 - 2018)

English physicist and author
David Bowie

David Bowie (1947 - 2016)

English singer, songwriter and musician
Elvis Presley

Elvis Presley (1935 - 1977)

American singer, guitarist and actor
Shirley Bassey

Shirley Bassey (82)

Welsh singer
R. Kelly

R. Kelly (52)

American singer-songwriter, producer, and actor

January 9th

Richard Nixon

Richard Nixon (1913 - 1994)

American politician
Nina Dobrev

Nina Dobrev (30)

Bulgarian-Canadian actress
Kate Middleton

Kate Middleton (37)

Wife of Prince William, Duke of Cambridge
Jimmy Page

Jimmy Page (75)

English guitarist, songwriter, and producer
Joan Baez

Joan Baez (78)

American singer-songwriter and activist
Muggsy Bogues

Muggsy Bogues (54)

American basketball player

January 10th

Hrithik Roshan

Hrithik Roshan (45)

Indian actor
Sarah Shahi

Sarah Shahi (39)

American actress
Rod Stewart

Rod Stewart (74)

English singer, songwriter
George Foreman

George Foreman (70)

American boxer
Drashti Dhami

Drashti Dhami (34)

Indian actress and model
Glenn Robinson

Glenn Robinson (46)

American basketball player

January 11th

Harry Gordon Selfridge

Harry Gordon Selfridge (1864 - 1947)

American-English businessman, founded Selfridges
Kyle Richards

Kyle Richards (50)

American actress
Alexander Hamilton

Alexander Hamilton (1755 - 1804)

Nevisian-American economist, politician, and philosopher
Mary J. Blige

Mary J. Blige (48)

American singer-songwriter, producer, and actress
Cody Simpson

Cody Simpson (22)

Australian singer-songwriter and guitarist
Rachel Riley

Rachel Riley (33)

English television host

January 12th

Gemma Arterton

Gemma Arterton (33)

English actress
Swami Vivekananda

Swami Vivekananda (1863 - 1902)

Indian philosopher
Howard Stern

Howard Stern (65)

American radio host, actor, and author
Naya Rivera

Naya Rivera (32)

American actress and singer
Rob Zombie

Rob Zombie (54)

American singer
Hermann Göring

Hermann Göring (1893 - 1946)

German politician and military leader

January 13th

Liam Hemsworth

Liam Hemsworth (29)

Australian-American actor
Orlando Bloom

Orlando Bloom (42)

English actor
Julia Louis-Dreyfus

Julia Louis-Dreyfus (58)

American actress and producer
Patrick Dempsey

Patrick Dempsey (53)

American actor and race car driver
Shonda Rhimes

Shonda Rhimes (49)

American screenwriter, director, and producer
Nicole Eggert

Nicole Eggert (47)

American actress

January 14th

Dave Grohl

Dave Grohl (50)

American singer-songwriter, musician, and director
LL Cool J

LL Cool J (51)

American rapper and actor
Jason Bateman

Jason Bateman (50)

American actor, director, and producer
Caleb Followill

Caleb Followill (37)

American rock singer and guitarist
Frankie Sandford

Frankie Sandford (30)

English singer-songwriter and dancer

January 15th


Skrillex (31)

American musician

Pitbull (38)

American rapper
Kelly Kelly

Kelly Kelly (32)

American wrestler and model
Bernard Hopkins

Bernard Hopkins (54)

American boxer
Claudia Winkleman

Claudia Winkleman (47)

English journalist
Regina King

Regina King (48)

American actress

January 16th

Joe Flacco

Joe Flacco (34)

American football player
Sidharth Malhotra

Sidharth Malhotra (34)

Indian actor

Aaliyah (1979 - 2001)

American singer, dancer, and actress
Kate Moss

Kate Moss (45)

English model
James May

James May (56)

English journalist and television host
Sade Adu

Sade Adu (60)

Nigerian-English singer-songwriter and producer

January 17th

Jim Carrey

Jim Carrey (57)

Canadian-American actor and producer
Zooey Deschanel

Zooey Deschanel (39)

American actress, musician, and singer-songwriter
Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin (1706 - 1790)

American printer, writer, politician
Al Capone

Al Capone (1899 - 1947)

American gangster
Betty White

Betty White (97)

American actress and singer

January 18th

Dave Batista

Dave Batista (50)

American wrestler, mixed martial artist, and actor
Jason Segel

Jason Segel (39)

American actor, singer, and screenwriter
Cary Grant

Cary Grant (1904 - 1986)

English actor
Kevin Costner

Kevin Costner (64)

American actor, singer, director, and producer
Pep Guardiola

Pep Guardiola (48)

Spanish football player/manager
Danny Kaye

Danny Kaye (1913 - 1987)

American actor

January 19th

Edgar Allan Poe

Edgar Allan Poe (1809 - 1849)

American author and poet
Mac Miller

Mac Miller (1992 - 2018)

American rapper and producer
Logan Lerman

Logan Lerman (27)

American actor
Robert E. Lee

Robert E. Lee (1807 - 1870)

American general
Janis Joplin

Janis Joplin (1943 - 1970)

American musician
Dolly Parton

Dolly Parton (73)

American singer-songwriter and actress

January 20th

Rob Bourdon

Rob Bourdon (40)

American drummer
David Lynch

David Lynch (73)

American director
Bill Maher

Bill Maher (63)

American comedian, actor, and television host
Evan Peters

Evan Peters (32)

American actor
Buzz Aldrin

Buzz Aldrin (89)

American pilot and astronaut
Stacey Dash

Stacey Dash (52)

American actress

January 21st

Hakeem Olajuwon

Hakeem Olajuwon (56)

Nigerian-American basketball player
Geena Davis

Geena Davis (63)

American actress
Jeremy Shada

Jeremy Shada (22)

American actor
Paul Allen

Paul Allen (1953 - 2018)

American businessman, co-founded Microsoft

January 22nd

Diane Lane

Diane Lane (54)

American actress
Gabriel Macht

Gabriel Macht (47)

American actor
Francis Bacon

Francis Bacon (1561 - 1626)

English philosopher
Ray Rice

Ray Rice (32)

American football player

January 23rd

Mariska Hargitay

Mariska Hargitay (55)

American actress
Tiffani Thiessen

Tiffani Thiessen (45)

American actress
Subhas Chandra Bose

Subhas Chandra Bose (1897 - 1945)

Indian politician and activist
Arjen Robben

Arjen Robben (35)

Dutch footballer
Doutzen Kroes

Doutzen Kroes (34)

Dutch model and actress

January 24th

Luis Suárez

Luis Suárez (32)

Uruguayan footballer
Tatyana Ali

Tatyana Ali (40)

American actress and singer
Mischa Barton

Mischa Barton (33)

English-American actress
Sharon Tate

Sharon Tate (1943 - 1969)

American actress
Kenya Moore

Kenya Moore (48)

American actress and model

January 25th

Alicia Keys

Alicia Keys (38)

American singer-songwriter, pianist, and actress
Virginia Woolf

Virginia Woolf (1882 - 1941)

English author and critic

Xavi (39)

Spanish footballer
Etta James

Etta James (1938 - 2012)

American singer-songwriter
Michelle McCool

Michelle McCool (39)

American wrestler

January 26th

Ellen DeGeneres

Ellen DeGeneres (61)

American comedian, actress, and talk show host
Manti Teo

Manti Teo (28)

American football linebacker
Paul Newman

Paul Newman (1925 - 2008)

American actor, director
Wayne Gretzky

Wayne Gretzky (58)

Canadian ice hockey player and coach
José Mourinho

José Mourinho (56)

Portuguese football manager

January 27th

Jerry Buss

Jerry Buss (1933 - 2013)

American businessman and chemist
Rosamund Pike

Rosamund Pike (40)

English actress
Mimi Rogers

Mimi Rogers (63)

American actress
Bridget Fonda

Bridget Fonda (55)

American actress

January 28th

Rick Ross

Rick Ross (43)

American rapper
Carlos Slim

Carlos Slim (79)

Mexican businessman, founded Grupo Carso
Elijah Wood

Elijah Wood (38)

American actor

Sheamus (41)

Irish wrestler and actor
J. Cole

J. Cole (34)

American rapper and producer

January 29th

Oprah Winfrey

Oprah Winfrey (65)

American talk show host, actress, and producer
Sara Gilbert

Sara Gilbert (44)

American actress
Tom Selleck

Tom Selleck (74)

American actor, screenwriter and producer
William McKinley

William McKinley (1843 - 1901)

American politician
Heather Graham

Heather Graham (49)

American actress
Adam Lambert

Adam Lambert (37)

American singer-songwriter and actor

January 30th

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882 - 1945)

American politician, 32nd President of the United States
Christian Bale

Christian Bale (45)

Welsh-American actor
Kid Cudi

Kid Cudi (35)

American rapper and actor
Phil Collins

Phil Collins (68)

English musician
Andy Milonakis

Andy Milonakis (43)

American actor and comedian
Dick Cheney

Dick Cheney (78)

American politician, 46th Vice President of the United States

January 31st

Justin Timberlake

Justin Timberlake (38)

American singer and actor
Jackie Robinson

Jackie Robinson (1919 - 1972)

American baseball player
Portia de Rossi

Portia de Rossi (46)

Australian-American actress
Kerry Washington

Kerry Washington (42)

American actress
Preity Zinta

Preity Zinta (44)

Indian actress