Famous People Born on January 1, 1927

Day of the Week: Saturday

Famous Birthdays

  • Barbara Baxley, actress (Norma Rae, Countdown), born in Stockton, California
  • Calum MacKay, Canadian hockey player (d. 2001)
  • Doak Walker, American football star (d. 1998)
  • Juliusz Luciuk, composer
  • Maurice BĂ©jart, French choreographer (d. 2007)
  • Pat Heywood, Scottish actress

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Vernon L. Smith, American economist and Nobel laureate, born in Wichita, Kansas

Economist Vernon L. Smith
Economist
Vernon L. Smith
  • Yuri Grigorovich, Leningrad, choreographer