The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

January 18th famous birthdays

Billy LeBlanc

Billy LeBlanc (41)

American YouTube star

Dave Batista

Dave Batista (52)

American wrestler, mixed martial artist, and actor

Sarah Graysun

Sarah Graysun (20)

American TikTok star and singer

Jason Segel

Jason Segel (41)

American actor, singer, and screenwriter

Jabez Noel Villalobos

Jabez Noel Villalobos (20)

American Instagram star

TimTom

TimTom (27)

American YouTube star

Kevin Costner

Kevin Costner (66)

American actor, singer, director, and producer

Eugene Lee Yang

Eugene Lee Yang (35)

American actor, producer and director

Ruby Franke

Ruby Franke (39)

American YouTube star

Montana Tucker

Montana Tucker (28)

American singer, songwriter, dancer and actress

Mason Fulp

Mason Fulp (23)

American social media star

Carlacia Grant

Carlacia Grant (30)

American actress

Pep Guardiola

Pep Guardiola (50)

Spanish football player/manager

Freddie Liu

Freddie Liu (19)

American internet personality

Jay Chou

Jay Chou (42)

Taiwanese singer-songwriter, actor, producer, and director

Montesquieu

Montesquieu (1689 - 1755)

French philosopher

Maiya Cosentino

Maiya Cosentino (13)

American social media personality

Nathan Davis Jr

Nathan Davis Jr (21)

American actor, singer and internet personality

Ashleigh Murray

Ashleigh Murray (33)

American singer and actress

Joanna Newsom

Joanna Newsom (39)

American singer-songwriter and harp player

KS Ldn

KS Ldn (18)

English actor and YouTube star

Karan Brar

Karan Brar (22)

American actor

Ted DiBiase

Ted DiBiase (67)

American wrestler and manager

Becca Tobin

Becca Tobin (35)

American actress

Jonathan Davis

Jonathan Davis (50)

American singer-songwriter, producer, and actor

Sarah Gilman

Sarah Gilman (25)

American actress

Thomas Raggi

Thomas Raggi (20)

Italian guitarist

Minissha Lamba

Minissha Lamba (36)

Indian actress and model

UDY

UDY (26)

American YouTube star

Max Battle

Max Battle (15)

American Instagram star

Quinten Verschure

Quinten Verschure (17)

Dutch social media star, actor and model

Chinese Kitty

Chinese Kitty (26)

American social media star, rapper and reality television personality

Burnie Burns

Burnie Burns (48)

American actor, director, and producer, co-founded Rooster Teeth Productions

Oliver Hardy

Oliver Hardy (1892 - 1957)

American comedian and actor

Takeshi Kitano

Takeshi Kitano (74)

Japanese actor and director

Samantha Mumba

Samantha Mumba (38)

Irish singer-songwriter and actress

Riccardo Montolivo

Riccardo Montolivo (36)

Italian footballer

Mark Messier

Mark Messier (60)

Canadian ice hockey player

Mateus Ward

Mateus Ward (22)

American actor

Tie Vlone

Tie Vlone (19)

American social media star

Millie O'Connell

Millie O'Connell (24)

English actress

Martin O'Malley

Martin O'Malley (58)

American politician, 61st Governor of Maryland

Brielle Milla

Brielle Milla (9)

American television and internet personality

Jesse L. Martin

Jesse L. Martin (52)

American actor and singer

Paulo Ferreira

Paulo Ferreira (42)

Portuguese footballer

Junko Furuta

Junko Furuta (1971 - 1989)

Murdered Japanese student

On this day

January 18 in History

  • 1911

    January 18, 1911:

    American pilot Eugene Ely becomes the first person to land an aircraft on the flight deck of a ship (the battleship called Pennsylvania).

  • 1912

    January 18, 1912:

    Robert Scott, a British explorer and his expedition arrive at the South Pole and find out that Roald Amundsen reached there a month before them.

  • 1919

    January 18, 1919:

    Ignacy Jan Paderewski, the pianist and composer becomes the Prime Minister of Poland.

  • 1943

    January 18, 1943:

    Selling pre-sliced bread is banned by the United States to save labor and equipment costs during World War II.

  • 1958

    January 18, 1958:

    Willie O’Ree becomes the first black person to play in the National Hockey League when he debuts for the Boston Bruins in a game against the Montreal Canadiens.

  • 1975

    January 18, 1975:

    Singer-songwriter Barry Manilow earns his first number 1 song when his single, “Mandy” tops the Billboard 100 chart.

  • 1983

    January 18, 1983:

    70 years after athlete Jim Thorpe’s two gold medals from the 1912 Olympics were taken from him over allegations of not being an amateur athlete, the International Olympics Committee reinstates them.

  • 1985

    January 18, 1985:

    Filmmakers, the Coen brothers release their first film, “Blood Simple”.

  • 1986

    January 18, 1986:

    US President Ronald Reagan makes a proclamation designating Martin Luther King, Jr. Day as a national holiday.

  • 2002

    January 18, 2002:

    The Sierra Leonean civil war officially comes to an end.