The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

January 31st famous birthdays

Justin Timberlake

Justin Timberlake (40)

American singer and actor

Jackie Robinson

Jackie Robinson (1919 - 1972)

American baseball player

Josh Richards

Josh Richards (19)

Canadian TikTok star and actor

Nikita Dragun

Nikita Dragun (25)

American YouTuber

Portia de Rossi

Portia de Rossi (48)

Australian-American actress

Kerry Washington

Kerry Washington (44)

American actress

Brooke Monk

Brooke Monk (18)

American TikTok star

Preity Zinta

Preity Zinta (46)

Indian actress

Joel Courtney

Joel Courtney (25)

American actor

Marcus Mumford

Marcus Mumford (34)

American-English singer-songwriter

Punz

Punz (24)

American Twitch star

Chills

Chills (23)

Canadian YouTuber

Minnie Driver

Minnie Driver (51)

English singer-songwriter and actress

Emily Sister Forever

Emily Sister Forever (12)

American YouTube star

Tyler Cameron

Tyler Cameron (28)

American reality star

Gemma Collins

Gemma Collins (40)

English reality star

Corinne Leigh

Corinne Leigh (40)

American YouTuber

Sophie Conder

Sophie Conder (9)

English internet star

Ayoo Khaos

Ayoo Khaos (22)

American Instagram star

Victor Ortiz

Victor Ortiz (34)

American boxer

Kaden Stowers

Kaden Stowers (17)

American TikTok star

Sara Joy

Sara Joy (18)

American YouTube star

Logan Butler

Logan Butler (26)

American YouTube star

Anna Silk

Anna Silk (47)

Canadian actress

Malika Ayane

Malika Ayane (37)

Italian singer

Fruit

Fruit (20)

American YouTuber

Amy Jackson

Amy Jackson (29)

British model

Nolan Ryan

Nolan Ryan (74)

American baseball player

Jonathan Banks

Jonathan Banks (74)

American actor

Tyler Hubbard

Tyler Hubbard (34)

American singer

Norman Mailer

Norman Mailer (1923 - 2007)

American author and journalist

Erin Bloomer

Erin Bloomer (19)

English singer

Willow Gait

Willow Gait (16)

Welsh Instagram star

Tyler Seguin

Tyler Seguin (29)

Canadian ice hockey player

Amrita Arora

Amrita Arora (40)

Indian actress

Ana Golja

Ana Golja (25)

Canadian actress

Daniel Tammet

Daniel Tammet (42)

English author and educator

Grant Morrison

Grant Morrison (61)

Scottish author and screenwriter

Connie Booth

Connie Booth (77)

American-English actress and psychotherapist

Dave Finlay

Dave Finlay (63)

Irish wrestler

Joel Hoellein

Joel Hoellein (35)

American YouTuber

Bobby Moynihan

Bobby Moynihan (44)

American Actor/Comedian

April Lee Hernandez

April Lee Hernandez (41)

American actress

Anthony LaPaglia

Anthony LaPaglia (62)

Australian actor

Eva Hart

Eva Hart (1905 - 1996)

Survivor of the Titanic disaster

Mario Lanza

Mario Lanza (1921 - 1959)

American tenor and actor

On this day

January 31 in History

  • 1943

    January 31, 1943:

    Friedrich Paulus, a German Field Marshall surrenders to the Soviet Red Army in Stalingrad during World War II.

  • 1958

    January 31, 1958:

    The United States sends its first artificial satellite, the Explorer 1 into space.

  • 1961

    January 31, 1961:

    “The Misfits”, starring Marilyn Munroe and Clark Gable is released worldwide.

  • 1966

    January 31, 1966:

    The Luna 9 from the Soviet Union is launched, becoming the first spacecraft to make a soft landing on the moon.

  • 1977

    January 31, 1977:

    France opens its national cultural center, the Pompidou Centre in Paris.

  • 1988

    January 31, 1988:

    The Washington Redskins, led by the first African-American quarterback to play in the Super Bowl, Doug Williams, defeat the Denver Broncos to become the Super Bowl XXII champions.

  • 1990

    January 31, 1990:

    Moscow becomes home to the Soviet Union’s first McDonald’s restaurant.

  • 2001

    January 31, 2001:

    Abdelbaset Ali Mohmed al-Megrahi, a Libyan terrorist gets convicted for his role in the Pan Am flight 103 bombing of 1988.

  • 2015

    January 31, 2015:

    Korean-born New Zealand golfer Lydia Ko becomes the world’s female number one golfer at 17 years old, making her the youngest number one-ranked golfer of either gender in the history of the sport.

  • 2020

    January 31, 2020:

    The United Kingdom officially exits the European Union.