The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

January 3rd famous birthdays

Sabre Norris

Sabre Norris (17)

Australian social media star and skateboarder

Vy Qwaint

Vy Qwaint (36)

Vietnamese YouTube star


Runik (24)

American Instagram star

J. R. R. Tolkien

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

English philologist and author

Mel Gibson

Mel Gibson (66)

American-Australian actor, director, producer, and screenwriter


Jisoo (27)

South Korean singer and model

Greta Thunberg

Greta Thunberg (19)

Swedish environmental activist

Lincoln Markham

Lincoln Markham (16)

American YouTube star

Mimi Faust

Mimi Faust (52)

American reality star


Frimzy (24)

American TikTok star


Cicero (106 BC - 43 BC)

Roman politician and philosopher

Michael Schumacher

Michael Schumacher (53)

German race car driver

Eli Manning

Eli Manning (41)

American football player

Danica McKellar

Danica McKellar (47)

American actress

Brianni Walker

Brianni Walker (15)

American actress

Thomas Bangalter

Thomas Bangalter (47)

French DJ and producer

Connor McDavid

Connor McDavid (25)

Canadian ice hockey player

George Janko

George Janko (29)

American YouTube star

Florence Pugh

Florence Pugh (26)

English actress

Chandler Alexis

Chandler Alexis (25)

American internet personality

Raegan Revord

Raegan Revord (14)

American actress

Victoria Principal

Victoria Principal (72)

American actress

Sylvia Likens

Sylvia Likens (1949 - 1965)

American murder victim

Katie McGrath

Katie McGrath (39)

Irish actress


Zeddywill (20)

American TikTok star

N&A Productions (Amir)

N&A Productions (Amir) (21)

Emiratis YouTube star

Ngo Dinh Diem

Ngo Dinh Diem (1901 - 1963)

South Vietnamese politician, 1st President of the Republic of Vietnam

Les Do Makeup

Les Do Makeup (28)

American internet personality

Jason Marsden

Jason Marsden (47)

American actor

CJ (Christopher Daniel
Soriano, Jr.)

CJ (Christopher Daniel Soriano, Jr.) (25)

American rapper, songwriter and singer


Kiwiz (25)

American YouTube star

The Card Guy

The Card Guy (23)

American magician and TikTok star

Xai Rivera

Xai Rivera (15)

American TikTok star

Dan Harmon

Dan Harmon (49)

American screenwriter and producer

Stephen Stills

Stephen Stills (77)

American musician

George Martin

George Martin (1926 - 2016)

English composer and producer

Dawood Savage

Dawood Savage (24)

Afghan YouTube star

Lloyd Polite

Lloyd Polite (36)

American singer–songwriter, dancer, rapper

Darius Rusnack

Darius Rusnack (20)

American TikTok star

Olivia Buckland

Olivia Buckland (28)

English reality star, model, internet personality and entrepreneur

Tyler Gulneck

Tyler Gulneck (18)

American TikTok star


Emiru (24)

American internet sensation

Michael Jaroh

Michael Jaroh (20)

American gymnast

Candelaria Molfese

Candelaria Molfese (31)

Argentine actress and singer

Jim Ross

Jim Ross (70)

American wrestler and sportscaster

Angel Espinal

Angel Espinal (17)

American social media personality

Katie Thurston

Katie Thurston (31)

American reality star

Tess Krauser

Tess Krauser (21)

American TikTok star

On this day

January 3 in History

  • 1521

    January 3, 1521:

    German priest Martin Luther, who gained notoriety for questioning some practices of the Catholic Church, is excommunicated from the Church by Pope Leo X.

  • 1938

    January 3, 1938:

    The National Foundation for Infantile Paralysis is established by U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt to look into a cure for polio.

  • 1959

    January 3, 1959:

    Alaska officially joins the United States as the 49th state. 

  • 1977

    January 3, 1977:

    Co-founders of Apple, Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak incorporate the company.

  • 1987

    January 3, 1987:

    Aretha Franklin becomes the first woman to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

  • 1990

    January 3, 1990:

    Manuel Noriega, the notorious Panamanian dictator surrenders, to the United States troops to face drug trafficking charges.

  • 1993

    January 3, 1993:

    American football team, the Buffalo Bills makes a comeback from a 35-3 score defeat to the Houston Oilers at halftime to a 41-38 victory by full-time.

  • 2001

    January 3, 2001:

    Hillary Clinton becomes the first former US First Lady to occupy an elective office.

  • 2004

    January 3, 2004:

    The Mars Exploration Rover Spirit by NASA lands on Mars.

  • 2005

    January 3, 2005:

    Comedian Craig Ferguson begins hosting “The Late Late Show”.