Famous People Born in January 1957

  • Jan 1 Ewa Kasprzyk, Polish actress
  • Jan 1 Evangelos Venizelos, Greek lawyer, professor and politician
  • Jan 2 Joanna Pacula, Tomszowaubelski Poland, actress (Gorky Park, Kiss)
  • Jan 3 Frank Dicopoulos, actor (Frank Cooper-Guiding Light), born in Akron, Ohio
  • Jan 3 Bojan Križај, Slovenian skier
  • Jan 4 Patty Loveless, [Ramey], Pikeville Ky, singer (Blue Side of Town)
  • Jan 5 Vincent Calloway, Kentucky, trumpet player (Midnight Star-No Parking)
  • Jan 5 Kevin Hastings, Australian rugby league footballer
  • Jan 6 C Michael Foale, Louth England, astronaut (STS 45, 56, 63, 84/86)

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Jan 6 Nancy Lopez Knight, Torrance California, pro golfer (1981 Dinah Shore)

LPGA Golfer Nancy Lopez
LPGA Golfer
Nancy Lopez
  • Jan 7 Katie Couric, [Katherine], Arlington VA, TV news host (Today)
  • Jan 7 Kristen Meadows, actress (Santa Barbara)
  • Jan 7 Nicholson Baker, American novelist
  • Jan 7 Julian Solis, Puerto Rican boxer
  • Jan 7 Reena Roy, Indian actress
  • Jan 8 Nacho Duato, Spanish classical dancer and choreographer
  • Jan 9 Phil Lewis, English rock vocalist (LA Guns-It's Over Now), born in London, England
  • Jan 10 Robert Thompson, Nike golfer (1990 Boise Open-2nd), born in Houston, Texas
  • Jan 10 Greg Walden, U.S. Congressman from Oregon
  • Jan 11 Darryl Dawkins, American professional basketball player (Philadelphia 76ers, NJ Nets), born in Orlando, Florida (d. 2015)
  • Jan 11 Bryan Robson, English footballer and manager
  • Jan 12 John Lasseter, American animation director
  • Jan 13 Christina Seufert, Sacraento California, diver (Olympic-bronze-1984)
  • Jan 13 Don Snow, rocker (Squeeze)
  • Jan 13 Mark Francis O'Meara, Goldsboro NC, PGA golfer (1984 Greater Milw)
  • Jan 13 Lorrie Moore, American writer
  • Jan 14 Suzanne Danielle, English actress
  • Jan 14 Anchee Min, Chinese writer
  • Jan 15 Mario Van Peebles, Mexico, actor (Posse, South Bronx Heroes)
  • Jan 15 Patrick Dixon, English entrepreneur
  • Jan 17 Donna Stone, NJ, fencer-epee (Olympics-96)
  • Jan 17 Steve Harvey, American actor, comedian and radio personality
  • Jan 17 Ann Nocenti, American comic book writer
  • Jan 17 Michel Vaarten, Belgian cyclist
  • Jan 18 Tom Bailey, English rock vocalist/keyboardist (Thompson Twins-Doctor Doctor), born in Halifax, West Yorkshire
  • Jan 19 Mickael Virtue, rock keyboardist (UB40-Red Red Wine)
  • Jan 19 Ottis "O J" Anderson, NFL running back (NY Giants)
  • Jan 19 Kenneth McClintock, Puerto Rican politician
  • Jan 20 Leonard C Clements, Cherry Point NC, PGA golfer (1994 Bob Hope-2nd)
  • Jan 21 Geena [Virginia] Davis, Wareham Mass, actress (Beetlejuice, Fly)
  • Jan 21 Jacob Green, NFL defensive end (Seattle Seahawk)
  • Jan 21 Shaukat Dukanwala, cricketer (Baroda off-spinner, UAE World Cup 1996)

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Jan 22 Mike Bossy, NHL forward (NY Islanders), 1st 50 goals in 50 game, born in Montreal, Quebec

Ice Hockey Great Mike Bossy
Ice Hockey Great
Mike Bossy
  • Jan 22 Francis Wheen, English writer and journalist
  • Jan 22 Rene Requiestas, Filipino comedian (d. 1993)
  • Jan 23 Caroline Louise Marguerite Grimaldi, daughter of Princess Grace and Prince Rainer, born in Monte Carlo, Monaco
  • Jan 23 Lou Schuler, American fitness journalist
  • Jan 24 Adrian Edmondson, British comedian
  • Jan 25 Edmund Theodore Sylvers, rocker (Sylvers)
  • Jan 25 Jeff Gossett, NFL punter (Oakland Raiders)
  • Jan 25 Jenifer Lewis, actress (Girl 6, Meteor Man, Sister Act)
  • Jan 25 Martha Elizabeth Thomsen, Moses Lake Wash, playmate (May, 1980)
  • Jan 25 Eskil Erlandsson, Swedish politician
  • Jan 25 Andrew P. Harris, American politician
  • Jan 26 Ashok Malhotra, cricketer (Indian batsman in 7 Tests 1982-84)
  • Jan 26 Shivlal Yadav, cricketer (Indian off-spinner 102 Test wickets 1979-87)
  • Jan 27 Frank Miller, US, comicbook writer (Batman-The Dark Knight Returns)
  • Jan 28 Harley Jane Kozak, actress (Arachnophobia, Necessary Roughness)

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Jan 28 Nick Price, Zimbabwean PGA golfer (1991 Byron Nelson Classic), born in Durban, South Africa

Golfer Nick Price
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Nick Price
  • Jan 28 Frank Skinner English comedian
  • Jan 29 Irlene Mandrell, Corpus Christi Tx, country singer (Mandrell Sisters)
  • Jan 29 Jac Bico, Dutch guitarist/singer (Tambourine)
  • Jan 29 Grazyna Miller, Italian poet, translator, and journalist

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Jan 30 Payne Stewart, American PGA golfer (1983 Walt Disney), born in Springfield, Missouri (d. 1999)

  • Jan 31 Shirley F Babashoff, California, swimmer (Olympics-6 silver/2 gold-72, 76)