The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

January 23rd famous birthdays

Mariska Hargitay

Mariska Hargitay (57)

American actress

Tiffani Thiessen

Tiffani Thiessen (47)

American actress

Subhas Chandra Bose

Subhas Chandra Bose (1897 - 1945)

Indian politician and activist

Caiti’s Corner

Caiti’s Corner (17)

American YouTuber

Liljkxx

Liljkxx (17)

American TikTok star

Arjen Robben

Arjen Robben (37)

Dutch footballer

Draya Michele

Draya Michele (36)

American reality star

Doutzen Kroes

Doutzen Kroes (36)

Dutch model and actress

Vsauce

Vsauce (35)

American YouTube star

Tito Ortiz

Tito Ortiz (46)

American mixed martial artist

Will Power

Will Power (23)

Canadian YouTube star and singer

Richard Dean Anderson

Richard Dean Anderson (71)

American actor, producer, and composer

Django Reinhardt

Django Reinhardt (1910 - 1953)

Belgian guitarist and composer

Chachi Gonzales

Chachi Gonzales (25)

American dancer and choreographer

Ren Taylor

Ren Taylor (20)

American singer

John Hancock

John Hancock (1737 - 1793)

American statesman

Rachel Crow

Rachel Crow (23)

American singer and actress

Johnny White

Johnny White (18)

American TikTok star

Dawn Porter

Dawn Porter (42)

Scottish-English journalist

Sam Gonzalez

Sam Gonzalez (17)

American Instagram star

Jenn Barlow

Jenn Barlow (34)

American YouTube star

Sinead De Vries

Sinead De Vries (29)

South African TV host

Louis Giordano

Louis Giordano (29)

American YouTube star

Shallon Lester

Shallon Lester (40)

American reality star

Riceman

Riceman (28)

Chinese YouTube star

Ella Rodriguez

Ella Rodriguez (25)

American Instagram star

Chesley Sullenberger

Chesley Sullenberger (70)

American pilot and captain

Katheryn Balboa

Katheryn Balboa (13)

American YouTube star

Ruki Waheed

Ruki Waheed (23)

Saudi Arabian internet star

Jeanne Moreau

Jeanne Moreau (1928 - 2017)

French actress, singer, screenwriter, and director

David Hilbert

David Hilbert (1862 - 1943)

German mathematician

Adam Hagenbuch

Adam Hagenbuch (30)

American actor

Kravekay

Kravekay (23)

American Instagram star

Shaheen Jafargholi

Shaheen Jafargholi (24)

Welsh actor and singer

Jacky Vincent

Jacky Vincent (32)

English guitarist

Ewen Bremner

Ewen Bremner (49)

Scottish actor

José Enrique Sánchez

José Enrique Sánchez (35)

Spanish footballer

Addison
Russell

Addison Russell (27)

American baseball player

Lisa Snowdon

Lisa Snowdon (49)

English model and television host

Sterre Koning

Sterre Koning (18)

Dutch singer

Sonny Chiba

Sonny Chiba (82)

Japanese actor and martial artist

April Pearson

April Pearson (32)

English actress

Ernie Kovacs

Ernie Kovacs (1919 - 1962)

American comedian and actor

Paula Hamilton

Paula Hamilton (60)

English model

On this day

January 23 in History

  • 1556

    January 23, 1556:

    The Shaanxi Earthquake strikes killing an estimated 830,000 people in China.

  • 1789

    January 23, 1789:

    Georgetown University is established in Washington, D.C. as the Georgetown College.

  • 1849

    January 23, 1849:

    Elizabeth Blackwell earns her M.D. degree from the New York-based Geneva Medical College, becoming the first female physician to be trained in the United States.

  • 1957

    January 23, 1957:

    Frisbees are released unto the market for the first time by a toy company known as Wham-O.

  • 1977

    January 23, 1977:

    “Roots”, a miniseries with a focus on African-American history makes its television debut.

  • 1984

    January 23, 1984:

    Hulk Hogan wins his first World Wrestling Federation (WWF) championship by defeating Iron Sheikh.

  • 1986

    January 23, 1986:

    The likes of Chuck Berry, Elvis Presley and Fats Domino are amongst the inaugural group to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

  • 1997

    January 23, 1997:

    Madeleine Albright becomes the first woman to be sworn in as the US Secretary of State under Bill Clinton’s administration.

  • 2018

    January 23, 2018:

    LeBron James scores his 30,000th point, becoming the 7th and youngest in the history of basketball to achieve this feat.