Birthdays in History in January 1962

  • Jan 1 Ravshanbek Aliyev, Kirgiz, cosmonaut
  • Jan 3 Francesca Lia Block, American author
  • Jan 7 Aleksandr Dugin, Russian politician
  • Jan 10 Michael Fortier, Canadian politician
  • Jan 11 Susan Lindauer, American peace activist and accused spy
  • Jan 12 Joe Quesada, American comic book writer
  • Jan 14 Michael McCaul, American politician
  • Jan 15 Creflo Dollar, American televangelist
  • Jan 16 Joel Fitzgibbon, Australian Labor Party politician
  • Jan 17 Sebastian Junger, American journalist and author
  • Jan 21 Tyler Cowen, American economist
  • Jan 22 Sultan Mizan Zainal Abidin of Terengganu, Yang di-Pertuan Agong of Malaysia
  • Jan 23 Elvira Lindo, Spanish writer and journalist
  • Jan 30 Abdullah II of Jordan, King of Jordan (1999-present), born in Amman, Jordan
  • Jan 30 Mary Kay Letourneau, American convicted statutory rapist