Birthdays in History in January 1979

  • Jan 1 Koichi Domoto, Japanese artist
  • Jan 3 Francesco Bellissimo, Italian mangaka
  • Jan 8 Sequoyah, chimpanzee (son of Washoe)
  • Jan 14 John Reuben, American hip hop artist
  • Jan 20 Asaka Kubo, Japanese gravure idol of 20th Century
  • Jan 30 Diva Zappa, daughter of Frank
  • Jan 31 Daniel Tammet, British autistic savant