Famous People Born in January 1935

  • Jan 1 Harold Martina, Netherland Antilles, pianist/conductor
  • Jan 1 Valentin Nikolaevich N Benderov, Russia, cosmonaut
  • Jan 1 B. Kliban, American cartoonist known for his drawings of cats, usually with horrible puns (Love to Eat Them Mousies), born in Norwalk, Connecticut (d. 1990)

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Jan 4 Floyd Patterson, American heavyweight champion (1956-59, 1960-62, Olympic gold 1952), born in Waco, North Carolina (d. 2006)

Boxer and Undisputed Heavyweight Champion Floyd Patterson
Boxer and Undisputed Heavyweight Champion
Floyd Patterson
  • Jan 4 Kenneth Money, Canada, astronaut (STS 42-alt)
  • Jan 5 Nancy L Johnson, (Rep-R-CT, 1983- )
  • Jan 6 Nino Tempo, rock vocalist (Deep Purple), born in Niagara Falls, New York
  • Jan 6 Paul Wilson, US R&B-singer (Flamingos-Lovers Never Say Goodbye)
  • Jan 6 Margarita Gomez-Acebo y Cejuela, Tsaritsa of Bulgaria
  • Jan 7 Noam Sheriff, composer
  • Jan 7 Valeri Nikolayevich Kubasov, cosmonaut (Soyuz 6, 19, 36/35), (d. 2014)
  • Jan 7 Kenny Davern, American jazz clarinetist (d. 2006)
  • Jan 7 Tommy Johnson, American tubist (d. 2006)

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Jan 8 Elvis Presley, American singer and King of Rock and Roll (Blue Suede Shoes, Hounddog), born in Tupelo Mississippi (d. 1977)

Singer & Cultural Icon Elvis Presley
Singer & Cultural Icon
Elvis Presley
  • Jan 8 Jesse Garon Presley, stillborn twin brother of Elvis
  • Jan 8 Nolan Miller, Burkburnett Tx, fashion designer (Dynasty, Love Boat)
  • Jan 8 Ian Bargh, Prestwick, Scotland, Canadian jazz pianist and composer (d.2012)

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Jan 9 Bob Denver, American actor (The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis, Gilligan's Island), born in New Rochelle, New York (d. 2005)

Actor Bob Denver
Actor
Bob Denver
  • Jan 9 Dick Enberg, sportscaster (Where's Huddles), born in Mt Clemens, Michigan
  • Jan 9 Kenneth "Buddy" Scott, blues guitarist/Singer
  • Jan 9 Earl G. Graves, Sr., African-American Publisher
  • Jan 9 Brian Harradine, Australian independent Senator
  • Jan 10 Georg Katzer, composer
  • Jan 10 Sherrill Milnes, Hinsdale Illinois, baritone
  • Jan 10 Ronnie Hawkins, American musician
  • Jan 11 Chuck Barksdale, US singer (Dells-I Can Sing a Rainbow)
  • Jan 11 Ghita Nørby, Danish actress
  • Jan 12 "Amazing" Kreskin, mentalist/telepath, born in Montclair, New Jersey
  • Jan 12 Ron Harper, Turtle Creek Pa, actor (Wendy & Me, Planet of the Apes)
  • Jan 12 William Lee Gloden, Brewton Al, country singer (Oak Ridge Boys)
  • Jan 13 Mauro Forghieri, Italian automotive & mechanical engineer (Scuderia Ferrari)
  • Jan 13 Elsa Martinelli, Italian actress
  • Jan 14 Lucille Wheeler, Canadian alpine skier
  • Jan 15 Malcolm Frager, pianist, born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • Jan 15 Robert Silverberg, US, sci-fi author (Hugo, Regan's Planet)

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Jan 16 A. J. Foyt, American racing driver (Indy 500 - 1961, 64, 67 & 77), born in Houston, Texas

Racing Car Driver A. J. Foyt
Racing Car Driver
A. J. Foyt
  • Jan 17 Jimmy Powell, PGA golfer (1990 Southwestern Bell Classic), born in Dallas, Texas
  • Jan 17 Paul O[sborne] Williams, US, sci-fi author (Ends of the Circle)
  • Jan 17 Ruth Ann Minner, Governor of Delaware
  • Jan 18 Raymond Briggs, English author (Fungus the Bogeyman)
  • Jan 18 Jon Stallworthy, English poet
  • Jan 18 Gad Yaacobi, Israeli minister (d. 2007)
  • Jan 20 Joan [Joanie] Weston, American Roller Derby Queen, born in Huntington Beach, California (d. 1997)
  • Jan 21 Ann Wedgeworth, actress (Tiger's Tale, Men's Club, Bogie), born in Abilene, Texas
  • Jan 22 Pierre S Du Pont IV, (gov-Del)
  • Jan 22 Seymour Cassel, actor (Faces, Plain Clothes, Valentino), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Jan 24 Eric Ashton, English rugby league footballer (d. 2008)
  • Jan 25 António Ramalho Eanes, 17th President of Portugal
  • Jan 25 Conrad Burns, US politician (Senate-R-Montana 1989-2007), born in Gallatin, Missouri (d. 2016)
  • Jan 26 Bob Uecker, catcher/actor (Mr Belvedere), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • Jan 26 Henry Jordan, Emporia Va, NFL defensive tackle (Cleveland, Green Bay)
  • Jan 26 Peter Ronnefeld, composer
  • Jan 26 Zbigniew Penherski, composer
  • Jan 27 Gillian Beer, professor/president (Clare Hall-Cambridge)
  • Jan 28 David John Lodge, English writer (Soul & Bodies)
  • Jan 28 Leonid Grabovsky, composer
  • Jan 28 Manuel dos Santos Lima, Angolian revolutionary/poet (Pele do Diabo)
  • Jan 28 Nicholas Pryor, American actor (The Hunger Games), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • Jan 30 Richard Brautigan, novelist/poet (Trout Fishing in America), born in Tacoma, Washington
  • Jan 30 John George Hughes, bishop of Kensington
  • Jan 30 Martin Taylor, former vice-chairman, Hanson
  • Jan 31 Bojidar Dimov, composer
  • Jan 31 Oe Kenzaburo, Japanese novelist (Catch, Personal Matter)