Famous People Born in February 1961

  • Feb 1 Daniel M Tani, Ridley Park MD, astronaut
  • Feb 1 Gina Hull, LPGA golfer (1989 USX Golf Classic-8th), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • Feb 2 Joey Benjamin, cricket pace bowler (in St Kitts England in 1994)
  • Feb 2 Lauren Lane, American actress
  • Feb 3 Keith Gordon, American actor (Dressed to Kill, Legend of Billie Jean), born in NYC, New York
  • Feb 3 Jay Adams, American skateboarder
  • Feb 3 Linda Eder, American singer
  • Feb 4 Denis Savard, Pointe Gatineau Ca, NHL center (Chicago Blackhawks)
  • Feb 4 Stewart O'Nan, American author
  • Feb 5 Savvas Kofidis, Greek footballer and manager
  • Feb 5 Tim Meadows, American actor and comedian
  • Feb 6 Yuri Ivanovich Onufriyenko, Russian major/cosmonaut (Mir, Soyuz TM-23)
  • Feb 6 Bill Lester, American racecar driver
  • Feb 8 Sammy Llanas, rocker (Bodeans)
  • Feb 8 Vince Neil, American singer (Mötley Crüe)
  • Feb 8 Bruce Timm, TV Producer (DC Animated Universe)
  • Feb 9 John Kruk, US baseball 1st baseman (Philadelphia Phillies)
  • Feb 9 Jussi Lampi, Finnish musician and actor
  • Feb 10 David Ward, cricketer (prolific Surrey batsman)
  • Feb 10 Eva Pfaff, West Germany, tennis star
  • Feb 10 George Stephanopoulos, presidential adviser (Clinton)
  • Feb 10 Alexander Payne, American film director (Sideways), born in Omaha, Nebraska
  • Feb 11 Becky LeBeau, vocalist (Mischief), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Feb 11 Carey Lowell, American actress (Me & Him, Guardian, Dangerously Close), born in NYC, New York
  • Feb 11 Mary Docter, US, 3000m speed skater (Olympics-1980, 84, 88, 92)
  • Feb 12 Chris Heyne, Offenbach Germ, WLAF General Manager (Frankfurt Galaxy)
  • Feb 12 Jim Harris, Canadian politician
  • Feb 13 Henry Rollins, US vocalist/poet (Big Ugly Mouth, Talking From the Box)
  • Feb 13 Kyi Hla Han, Burmese golfer, born in Yangon
  • Feb 13 Les Warner, rocker (Cult-Fire Woman)
  • Feb 14 Phillip Hamilton, American author
  • Feb 14 Latifa, Tunisian singer
  • Feb 16 Andy Taylor, England, rock guitarist (Duran Duran-Hungry Like the Wolf)
  • Feb 17 Deb[ra] Richardson, beach volleyballer (Olympics-96), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Feb 17 Guy McIntyre, NFL guard (Philadelphia Eagles)
  • Feb 18 Alycia Moulton, tennis star, born in Sacramento, California
  • Feb 19 Justin Fashanu, English footballer (d. 1998)
  • Feb 19 Andy Wallace, English race car driver
  • Feb 20 Claudia Cummins, Clintwood Va, 4th of 5 siblings born on 2/20
  • Feb 20 Imogen Stubbs, actress (Summer Story), born in Rothbury, England
  • Feb 20 Steve Lundquist, US swimmer (Olympics-2 gold-1984)
  • Feb 21 Christopher Atkins, Rye NY, actor (Peter-Dallas, Blue Lagoon)
  • Feb 21 Ranking Roger, rock vocalist (English Beat-Drowning)
  • Feb 21 Yobes Ondieki, Kenya, 10K runner (world record)
  • Feb 21 Martha Hackett, American actress
  • Feb 21 Bertha Faye, American wrestler (d. 2001)
  • Feb 22 Debbie Linden, actress (Kenny Everett Show), born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • Feb 22 Don Van Spall, guitarist (Sleeze Beez)
  • Feb 22 Marla O'Hara, Gardena Ca, WPVA volleyballer (Santa Cruz-3rd-1991)
  • Feb 22 Mike Morris, NFL center (Minnesota Vikings)
  • Feb 22 Akira Takasaki, Japanese guitarist
  • Feb 24 Janice Gibson, LPGA golfer (1994 Youngstown-Warren-15th), born in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • Feb 24 Persijn "Dakota" Joling, Dutch rock guitarist/singer (Pilgrims-Red)
  • Feb 24 Ruud Really, soccer player (Feyenoord)
  • Feb 25 Davey Allison, American race car driver (d. 1993)
  • Feb 25 Todd Blackledge, American football player
  • Feb 26 Sophie Winter, actress (She's a Good Fighter)
  • Feb 27 Grant Shaud, actor (Miles Silverburg-Murphy Brown)

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Feb 27 James Worthy, American NBA forward (LA Lakers, 1988 Playoff MVP), born in Gastonia, North Carolina

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  • Feb 28 Barry McGuigan, British(?) boxer
  • Feb 28 Wayne Smith, Albany WA, Australian golfer
  • Feb 28 Eric Bachelart, Belgian racing driver