Famous People Born in January 1953

  • Jan 1 Alpha Blondy, [Seydou Kone], Ivory coast, reggae singer (Jerusalem)
  • Jan 1 Kevin Hangon, composer
  • Jan 1 Rochelle S Abramson, violinist
  • Jan 1 Greg Carmichael, British guitarist (Acoustic Alchemy)
  • Jan 1 Gary Johnson, American businessman, politician, Libertarian Party nominee for Presiden 2016, born in Minot, North Dakota
  • Jan 3 Angelo Parisi, France, heavyweight judo (Olympic-gold-1980)
  • Jan 4 Norberto Alonso, Argentine footballer
  • Jan 5 Pamela Sue Martin, Westport Ct, actress (Nancy Drew, Fallon-Dynasty)
  • Jan 5 Steve Archer, American singer (The Archers)
  • Jan 5 Mike Rann, Australian politician
  • Jan 5 George Tenet, American CIA director
  • Jan 6 Malcolm Young, guitarist (AC/DC-Highway to Hell), born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • Jan 7 Agha Zahid, cricketer (open batting for Pak v WI 1975, scored 14 & 1)
  • Jan 7 Earl Wilber Force "Wire" Lindo, rocker (Bob Marley & the Wailers)
  • Jan 8 Bruce Sutter, pitcher (Cubs, Cards, Braves)
  • Jan 9 Morris Gleitzman, British-Australian children's author
  • Jan 10 Bobby Rahal, Indy-car racer (over 15 wins)
  • Jan 10 Pat Benatar, [Andrezejewski], American singer (Hell Is for Children), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Jan 11 Anna Marchesini, Italian entertainer
  • Jan 11 John Sessions, Scottish actor
  • Jan 15 Boris Blank, rocker (Yello)
  • Jan 15 Randy White, NFL tackle (Dallas Cowboys)
  • Jan 15 Kent Hovind, American evangelist
  • Jan 15 Ta-Tanisha, American actress
  • Jan 16 Robert Jay Mathews, American neo-Nazi (d. 1984)
  • Jan 17 Sheila Hutchinson, rocker
  • Jan 18 Brett Hudson, comedian (Bonkers, Hudson Brothers Show), born in Portland, Oregon
  • Jan 19 Linda Hayden, Stanmore, Middlesex, English actress (The Blood on Satan's Claw, The Boys from Brazil)
  • Jan 19 Desi Arnaz Jr, actor (Craig-Here's Lucy, Fakeout, Joyride), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Jan 19 Richard Legendre, Canadian politician
  • Jan 21 Fausto Bara, Mexico, actor (Gaucho-Renegades)

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Jan 21 Paul Allen, American entrepreneur, co-founder of Microsoft, born in Seattle, Washington

Co-founder of Microsoft Paul Allen
Co-founder of Microsoft
Paul Allen
  • Jan 22 Myung-Whun Chung, Seoul South Korea, pianist/conductor (Chung Trio)
  • Jan 22 Jim Jarmusch, American director
  • Jan 23 Lamont Robin Zander, rocker (Cheap Trick)
  • Jan 23 Pat Haden, NFL quarterback (LA Rams), born in Westbury, New York
  • Jan 23 Antonio Villaraigosa, Hispanic-American 52nd Mayor of Los Angeles

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Jan 23 Pavlo Lazarenko, Prime Minister of Ukraine (1996-97), born in Karpivka

Prime Minister of Ukraine Pavlo Lazarenko
Prime Minister of Ukraine
Pavlo Lazarenko
  • Jan 24 Brian Matthews, actor (Burning), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Jan 25 Malcolm Green, rocker (Split Enz-I Got You)
  • Jan 25 The Honky Tonk Man, American professional wrestler
  • Jan 25 Mark Weil, Uzbek theatre director (d. 2007)
  • Jan 26 AndrĂ©e van Es, Dutch MP (PSP), born in The Hague
  • Jan 26 Bert Heerink, Amsterdam, rock vocalist
  • Jan 26 Lucinda Williams, singer
  • Jan 26 Anders Fogh Rasmussen, Prime Minister of Denmark
  • Jan 28 Debbie Steinbach, LPGA golfer
  • Jan 29 Dalila di Lazzaro, Udine Italy, covergirl/model (Vogue)
  • Jan 29 Hwang Woo-Suk, South Korean biomedical scientist
  • Jan 29 Teresa Teng, Taiwanese singer (d. 1995)
  • Jan 29 Lynne McGranger, Australian actress (Home and Away), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • Jan 30 Fred Hembeck, Yaphank, New York, American cartoonist
  • Jan 31 Aart Mol, Dutch bassist (Catapult)