The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

January 28th famous birthdays

Lucas Dobre

Lucas Dobre (22)

American YouTube star

Marcus Dobre

Marcus Dobre (22)

American YouTuber

Peyton Coffee

Peyton Coffee (17)

American TikTok star

Hrvy

Hrvy (22)

English Singer

Rick Ross

Rick Ross (45)

American rapper

Carlos Slim

Carlos Slim (81)

Mexican businessman, founded Grupo Carso

That Girl Lay Lay

That Girl Lay Lay (14)

American rapper

Maluma

Maluma (27)

Colombian singer

Elijah Wood

Elijah Wood (40)

American actor

Sheamus

Sheamus (43)

Irish wrestler and actor

J. Cole

J. Cole (36)

American rapper and producer

Ariel Winter

Ariel Winter (23)

American actress

Adelaine Morin

Adelaine Morin (23)

Canadian YouTube Star

Shruti Haasan

Shruti Haasan (35)

Indian actress and singer

Calum Worthy

Calum Worthy (30)

Canadian actor

Roman Kemp

Roman Kemp (28)

American radio host

Nick Carter

Nick Carter (41)

American musician

Alex Hayes

Alex Hayes (23)

Australian Instagram Star

Rick Warren

Rick Warren (67)

American pastor and author

Gianluigi Buffon

Gianluigi Buffon (43)

Italian footballer

Alan Alda

Alan Alda (85)

American actor, screenwriter, and director

Nicolas Sarkozy

Nicolas Sarkozy (66)

French politician, 23rd President of France

Sarah McLachlan

Sarah McLachlan (53)

Canadian singer-songwriter, pianist, and producer

Jessica Ennis

Jessica Ennis (35)

English hepathlete

Andre Iguodala

Andre Iguodala (37)

American basketball player

Joey Fatone

Joey Fatone (44)

American singer, dancer, and actor

Kathryn Morris

Kathryn Morris (52)

American actress

Gregg Popovich

Gregg Popovich (72)

American basketball coach

Big Freedia

Big Freedia (43)

American musician

Claes Oldenburg

Claes Oldenburg (92)

Swedish-American sculptor

Henry Morton Stanley

Henry Morton Stanley (1841 - 1904)

Welsh-American explorer and journalist

Emoni Bates

Emoni Bates (17)

American basketball star

Amy Coney Barrett

Amy Coney Barrett (49)

American lawyer and federal judge

Lala Lajpat Rai

Lala Lajpat Rai (1865 - 1928)

Indian author and politician

Will Poulter

Will Poulter (28)

English actor

Chris Pfaff

Chris Pfaff (33)

American TV personality

Vinod Khosla

Vinod Khosla (66)

Indian American venture capitalist

Charles George Gordon

Charles George Gordon (1833 - 1885)

English general and administrator

Robert Stroud

Robert Stroud (1890 - 1963)

American criminal and ornithologist

Robert Wyatt

Robert Wyatt (76)

English Musician

Creflo Dollar

Creflo Dollar (59)

American pastor

Arthur Rubinstein

Arthur Rubinstein (1887 - 1982)

Polish-American pianist

Daunte Culpepper

Daunte Culpepper (44)

American football player

Siem de Jong

Siem de Jong (32)

Dutch footballer

Mo Rocca

Mo Rocca (52)

American comedian

Marvin Sapp

Marvin Sapp (54)

American singer

Brian Fallon

Brian Fallon (41)

American singer-songwriter and guitarist

On this day

January 28 in History

  • 1813

    January 28, 1813:

    “Pride and Prejudice” by Jane Austen is first published anonymously.

  • 1915

    January 28, 1915:

    The United States Coast Guard is created by Congress through the merger of the US Lifesaving Service and the Revenue Cutter Service.

  • 1958

    January 28, 1958:

    Godtfred Kirk Christiansen, son of the founder of the LEGO company, applies for a patent in Denmark for a toy building block.

  • 1969

    January 28, 1969:

    OJ Simpson is chosen as the first overall pick by the Buffalo Bills.

  • 1985

    January 28, 1985:

    Popular American music stars record the iconic song, “We Are the World”.

  • 1986

    January 28, 1986:

    Challenger, a US space shuttle explodes within 73 seconds of taking off and kills all the seven people on board.

  • 1988

    January 28, 1988:

    South African musical, “Sarafina!”, written and directed by Mbongeni Ngema, makes its Broadway debut.

  • 1995

    January 28, 1995:

    France’s Mary Pierce wins her first Grand Slam title by beating Arantxa Sanchez Vicario at the Australian Open.

  • 2018

    January 28, 2018:

    Bruno Mars wins the “Best Song” award at the 60th Grammy Awards with his single, “That’s What I Like”.