Famous People Born on January 5, 1917

Famous Birthdays

  • Francis L. Kellogg, U.S. diplomat and prominent socialite, born in New York City, New York (d. 2006)

Person of interestJane Wyman

Jane Wyman, American actress (Magnificent Obsession) and 1st wife of Ronald Reagan, born in Saint Joseph, Missouri (d. 2007)

Actress Jane Wyman
Jane Wyman
  • Reginald Smith Brindle, British composer, born in Cuerden, Lancashire (d. 2003)
  • Wieland Wagner, German opera director, born in Bayreuth, Germany (d. 1966)

About January 5, 1917

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 102 years
Generation: Greatest Generation or the G.I. Generation

Star Sign: Capricorn