On This Day

Famous People Born in January 1975

  • Jan 1 Becky Kellar-Duke, Canadian ice hockey defenseman (Olympics gold 2002, 06, 10; World C'ship gold 1999, 2000, 01, 04), born in Hagersville, Ontario
  • Jan 1 Eiichiro Oda, Japanese Manga artist (One Piece - best selling Manga series and comic series ever), born in Kumamoto, Japan
  • Jan 1 Sonali Bendre, Indian model and actress
  • Jan 1 Fernando Tatís Sr., Dominican baseball third baseman (MLB record 8 RBI in one inning, 1999; St. Louis Cardinals), born in San Pedro de Macorís, Dominican Republic
  • Jan 2 Chris Cheney, Australian rock singer-songwriter, and guitarist (The Living End - "The Second Solution"), born in Melbourne, Australia
  • Jan 2 Doug Robb, American singer (Hoobastank - "The Reason"), born in Agoura Hills, California
  • Jan 2 Dax Shepard, American actor
  • Jan 2 Reuben Thorne, New Zealand rugby union flanker and captain (50 caps; captain 2002-03; Canterbury Crusaders), born in Christchurch, New Zealand
  • Jan 3 Danica McKellar, American actress (Wonder Years - "Winnie Cooper"), born in La Jolla, California
  • Jan 3 Jason Marsden, American actor (General Hospital; Munsters Today; Step By Step), born in Providence, Rhode Island
  • Jan 3 Thomas Bangalter, French DJ (Daft Punk - "Get Lucky"), born in Paris, France
  • Jan 5 Kylie Bax, New Zealand model, born in Thames, New Zealand

Person of interestBradley Cooper

Jan 5 Bradley Cooper, American actor (Silver Linnings Playbook, American Hustle), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

  • Jan 6 James Farrior, American football linebacker (NY Jets), born in Richmond, Virginia
  • Jan 6 Laura Berg, American softball outfielder (Olympic gold 1996), born in Whittier, California
  • Jan 6 Jeremy Linn, American 100m breaststroke (Olympics-silver/gold-96), born in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

  • Jan 6 Yukana, Japanese voicer actress & singer, born in Futtsu, Japan
  • Jan 6 Jason King, English radio DJ (Radio 1), born in Tenbury Wells, United Kingdom
  • Jan 7 Rob Waddell, New Zealand single scull rower (Olympics 1996) and America's Cup sailor (Team NZ), born in Cambridge, New Zealand
  • Jan 7 Iván Calderón, Puerto Rican boxer (WBO mini flyweight title 2003-07; WBO, Ring magazine, lineal light flyweight title 2007-10), born in Guaynabo, Puerto Rico
  • Jan 8 Vitali Yachmenev, American NHL right wing (LA Kings), born in Chelyabinsk, Russia
  • Jan 8 DJ Clue, American DJ & producer, born in NYC, New York
  • Jan 8 Harris Jayaraj, Indian music composer, born in Chennai, India
  • Jan 9 Justin Huish, American archer (Olympic gold 1996), born in Fountain Valley, California
  • Jan 9 Mariano Friedick, American pursuit cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Tarzana, California
  • Jan 9 Kimberley Ann Scott [Kim Mathers], Former wife of Eminem, born in Warren, Michigan
  • Jan 10 Shannon Kavanaugh, American rocker (Ivory Soul), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Jan 10 Jake Delhomme, American football player, born in Breaux Bridge, Louisiana
  • Jan 11 Brad Badger, American football player (Washington Redskins), born in Corvallis, Oregon
  • Jan 11 Rory Fitzpatrick, American NHL defenseman (Montreal Canadiens), born in Rochester, New York
  • Jan 11 Matteo Renzi, Italian politician and Prime Minister of Italy (2014-), born in Florence, Italy
  • Jan 12 Chase Hampton, American pop-rocker (The Party - "Rodeo", "That's Why"), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • Jan 12 Jocelyn Thibault, Canadian NHL goalie (Montreal Canadiens), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • Jan 12 Jason Freese, American musician, born in Orange County, California
  • Jan 13 Angela Holbeck, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • Jan 14 Marcel Koning, Dutch football player (FC The Hague/NEC), born in The Hague, Netherlands

  • Jan 14 Ricardo López, Uruguayan-born stalker of Björk, born in Uruguay (d. 1996)
  • Jan 15 Greg Loveridge, New Zealand cricketer (NZ leg-spinner, did not bowl v Zim 1996), born in Palmerston North, New Zealand

Person of interestMary Pierce

Jan 15 Mary Pierce, French tennis player (Australian Open 1995, French Open 2000), born in Montreal, Quebec

Tennis Player Mary Pierce
Tennis Player
Mary Pierce
  • Jan 15 Edith Bowman, Scottish television and radio presenter, born in Anstruther, United Kingdom
  • Jan 15 Shahab Tolouie, Iranian Persian-Falmenco fusion guitarist, composer, and singer, born in Shahsavar, Mazandaran Province, Iran
  • Jan 16 Greg Strause, American visual effects creator, born in Waukegan, Illinois
  • Jan 16 Gillian Iliana Waters, American actress, born in Los Angeles, California
  • Jan 17 Tom Jenkinson, English musician (Squarepusher), born in Chelmsford, United Kingdom
  • Jan 17 Freddy Rodriguez, Puerto Rican-American actor, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Jan 17 Rami Yacoub, Swedish songwriter & producer, born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • Jan 18 Derek Smith, American football linebacker (Washington Redskins), born in American Fork, Utah
  • Jan 19 Natalie Harvey, Australian 3k/5k runner (Olympics 1996)
  • Jan 19 Noah Georgeson, American musician & producer, born in Nevada City, California
  • Jan 20 David Eckstein, American baseball player, born in Sanford, Florida
  • Jan 20 Norberto Fontana, Argentine racing driver, born in Arrecifes, Argentina
  • Jan 21 Willem Korsten, Dutch soccer player (Vitesse)
  • Jan 21 Ito, Spanish footballer
  • Jan 21 Nicky Butt, English footballer
  • Jan 21 Casey FitzRandolph, American speed skater
  • Jan 21 Yuji Ide, Japanese racing driver

  • Jan 22 Lee Maxwell Francis Vertongen, New Zealand cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Palmerston North, New Zealand
  • Jan 22 Felipe Giaffone, Brazilian racing driver, born in São Paulo, Brazil
  • Jan 22 James Murray, British actor (Cucumber, Medici: Masters of Florence), born in Manchester, England
  • Jan 23 Kevin Alexander, American NFL wide receiver (NY Giants), born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
  • Jan 23 Tito Ortiz, American UFC fighter, born in Huntington Beach, California
  • Jan 24 Rónald Gómez, Costa Rican footballer, born in Punta Arenas, Costa Rica
  • Jan 25 John Piersma, American 200m/400m freestyle swimmer (Olympic 4th 1996), born in Huntsville, Alabama
  • Jan 25 Dat Phan, Vietnamese-born American stand-up comedian, born in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • Jan 25 Mia Kirshner, Canadian actress, born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Jan 25 Tim Montgomery, American athlete (Olympic gold 4x100m relay 2000; BALCO scandal), born in Gaffney, South Carolina
  • Jan 27 Chaminda Vaas, brilliant Sri Lankan cricket pace bowler (1994- )
  • Jan 28 Anne Montminy, 10m diver (Olympics-17-92, 96), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • Jan 28 Julian Dean, Waihi NZ, team pursuit cyclist (Olympics 1996)
  • Jan 28 David Zingler, American writer
  • Jan 28 Lee Latchford-Evans, British pop singer (The Steps), born in Chester, England
  • Jan 28 Junior Spivey, American baseball player, born in Oklahoma, City, Oklahoma
  • Jan 28 Terri Colombino, American Actress
  • Jan 29 Kelly Packard, American actress (Tiffani Smith-California Dreams), born in Glendale, California
  • Jan 29 Sara Gilbert, American actress (Darlene Conner-Roseanne), born in Santa Monica, California
  • Jan 30 Juninho Pernambucano, Brazilian footballer, born in Pernambuco, Brazil
  • Jan 30 Yumi Yoshimura, Japanese singer (Puffy Amiyumi), born in Osaka Prefecture, Japan
  • Jan 31 Kenard Lang, American football defensive end (Washington Redskins), born in Orlando, Florida
  • Jan 31 Jackie O, Australian radio host, born in Tasmania, Australia
  • Jan 31 Preity Zinta, Indian actress & entrepreneur, born in Shimla, India
  • Jan 31 Kate Shutt, American jazz singer-songwriter and guitarist, born in New Wilmington, Pennsylvania

About January 1975

How Old? 46 years old
Generation: Generation X
Leap Year: No

Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Signs: Capricorn (Dec 22 - Jan 19), Aquarius (Jan 20 - Feb 18)