Famous People Born in January 1952

  • 2nd Ricky Van Shelton, Grit Va, country singer (Wild-Eyed Dream)
  • 2nd Wendy Phillips, American actress (Executive Suite, Promised Land), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 2nd Graeme Strachan, Australian rock singer (Skyhooks) (d. 2001)
  • 3rd Jim Ross, American wrestling announcer
  • 6th Armelia McQueen, NC (Bkln Conservatory), actress
  • 6th Grant Goodeve, New Haven Conn, actor (David-8 is Enough, Dynasty)
  • 6th Moondog Spot, American professional wrestler (d. 2003)
  • 6th Frank Sivero, Italian-born American actor
  • 7th Giuliano Ferrara, Italian politician, journalist and founding editor (Il Foglio)
  • 8th Lauri Walters, actress (8 is Enough, Harrad Experiment), born in San Franciso, California
  • 8th Norm Jarvis, Prince Albert Sask, golfer (1984 Chilliwack)
  • 8th Vladimir Feltsman, Russian-American pianist
  • 9th Eveline L Herfkens, Dutch MP (PvdA)
  • 9th Hugh Bayley, British politician
  • 10th Scott Thurston, keyboardist/guitarist (Motels-Only the Lonely)
  • 11th Ben Daniel Crenshaw, Austin TX, PGA golfer (1976 Bing Crosby)
  • 11th Lee Ritenour, jazz musician, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 11th Massimo Lopez, Italian comedian
  • 11th Bille Brown, Australian actor and playwright
  • 11th Michael Forshaw, Australian politician
  • 12th Ricky Van Shelton, country musician
  • 12th Charles Faulkner, American motivational speaker and author
  • 12th Walter Mosley, American author
  • 13th Cornelius Bumpus, keyboardist (Doobie Bros-Minute by Minute)
  • 13th Sharon Gabet, actress (Edge of Night, Another World), born in Fort Wayne, Indiana
  • 14th Sydney Biddle Barrow, madam/autohr (Mayflower Madam)
  • 14th Maureen Dowd, American writer
  • 14th Călin Popescu-Tăriceanu, Prime Minister of Romania
  • 15th Melvyn Gale, rocker (ELO)
  • 16th Lloyd Blaine Hammond Jr, Savannah Ga, Major USAF/astr (STS 39, 64)
  • 16th Roberta Baskin, NY, correspondent (48 Hours)
  • 16th King Fuad II of Egypt
  • 17th Larry Fortensky, former husband of actress Elizabeth Taylor (7th)
  • 17th Ryuichi Sakamoto, Jap, rocker (Academy Award 1988, Yellow Magic Orch)
  • 17th Darrell Porter, American baseball player (d. 2002)
  • 18th R. Stevie Moore, American singer, songwriter, and home recording pioneer
  • 18th Michael Behe, American advocate of Intelligent Design
  • 19th Dewey Bunell, Yorkshire England, rock guitarist (America-Daisy Jane)
  • 20th Ian Hill, bass guitarist (Judas Priest-Breakin the Law)
  • 20th Paul Stanley, [Eisen], rock guitarist (KISS-Beth)
  • 21st Marco Camenisch, Swiss environmental activist
  • 21st Louis Menand, American writer and critic
  • 22nd Karen Moe [Thornton], US swimmer (Olympics-gold-1972)
  • 22nd Teddy Gentry, Fort Payne Ala, country music star (Alabama-Mt Music)
  • 22nd Ace Vergel, Filipino actor (d. 2007)
  • 23rd Omar Henry, cricketer (1st colored player for South Africa 1992)
  • 24th William F Readdy, Quonset Point RI, astronaut (STS 42, 51, 79)
  • 25th Sara Mandiano, French singer and songwriter
  • 25th Timothy White, American journalist (d. 2002)
  • 26th Mario Runco Jr, Lt Cmdr USN/astronaut (STS 44, 54, 77), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 26th Thomas Edward Henderson, SC, basketballer (Olympic-silver-1972)
  • 27th Brian Gottfried, tennis star (Wimbledon Doubles 1976), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 27th Peter Garland, composer
  • 27th "White Shoes" Johnson, American football player
  • 29th Tommy Ramone, [Erdelyi], Budapest, Hungary, rock drummer/bassist (Ramones)
  • 30th Doug Falconer, Canadian football player
  • 31st Rosanne Musgrave, headmistress (Blackheath HS)
  • 31st Nadya Rusheva, Russian painter (d. 1969)