On This Day

Famous People Born in January 1977

  • Jan 1 Hasan Salihamidžić, Bosnian soccer utility (42 caps; Bayern Munich, 234 games, sporting director), born in Jablanica, Bosnia & Herzegovina
  • Jan 2 Brian Boucher, American ice hockey goaltender (NHL modern record for the longest shutout streak 332:01, 2003-04) and broadcaster (NBCSN, NBC), born in Woonsocket, Rhode Island
  • Jan 3 Lee Bowyer, English soccer midfielder and manager (1 cap; Leeds United; manager Charlton Athletic 2018-19), born in London, England
  • Jan 3 A.J. Burnett, American baseball pitcher (MLB All Star 2015; World Series 2009; AL strikeout leader 2008; no-hitter 2001), born in North Little Rock, Arkansas
  • Jan 3 Mayumi Iizuka, Japanese voice actress (seiyū)
  • Jan 4 Irán Castillo, Mexican actress, born in Veracruz, Mexico
  • Jan 4 Dan Shanahan, Irish hurler, born in Lismore, Republic of Ireland
  • Jan 4 Tim Wheeler, Irish singer (Ash), born in Downpatrick, United Kingdom
  • Jan 4 David Millar, Scottish road racing cyclist (banned in 2004 for doping), born in Mtarfa, Malta
  • Jan 6 Stacey Gartrell, Australian swimmer (Olympics 1996), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • Jan 7 Dustin Diamond, American actor (Screech-Saved By Bell), born in San Jose, California
  • Jan 7 Michelle Behennah, British model, born in Singapore
  • Jan 7 John Gidding, American architect & TV host (Designed to Sell), born in Istanbul, Turkey
  • Jan 8 Ryan Frances, American actor (Trevor-Sisters), born in Los Angeles County, California
  • Jan 8 Amber Benson, American actress, born in Birmingham, Alabama
  • Jan 8 Ron Pederson, Canadian actor, born in Edmonton, Canada

  • Jan 8 Lee Yoo-jin, Korean actress, born in Seoul, South Korea
  • Jan 9 Beth Troutman, American production assistant, born in Concord, North Carolina
  • Jan 11 Shomari Buchanan, American football player, born in Corpus Christi, Texas
  • Jan 11 Nadia Turner, American singer, born in Miami, Florida
  • Jan 12 Yoandy Garlobo, Cuban baseball player, born in Jovellanos, Cuba
  • Jan 12 Cade McNown, American football player, born in Portland, Oregon
  • Jan 12 Piolo Pascual, Filipino actor, born in Manila, Philippines

Person of interestOrlando Bloom

Jan 13 Orlando Bloom, English actor (Pirates of the Caribbean, The Lord of the Rings), born in Canterbury, England

  • Jan 13 James Posey, American basketball player
  • Jan 14 Terry Ryan, American NHL left wing (Montreal Canadiens), born in St. John's, Canada
  • Jan 16 Jeff Foster, American basketball player, born in London, United Kingdom
  • Jan 17 Ali el Kattabi, Dutch soccer player (Sparta), born in Schiedam, Netherlands
  • Jan 17 Kevin Thorn, American professional wrestler, born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • Jan 17 Leigh Whannell, Australian screenwriter & actor, born in Melbourne, Australia
  • Jan 18 Curtis Cregan, American actor, born in Vintage, Pennsylvania
  • Jan 18 Alina Jidkova, Russian tennis player, born in Moscow, Russia
  • Jan 18 Richard Archer, British singer (lead singer of Hard-Fi), born in Staines, United Kingdom
  • Jan 19 Annie Miller, American tennis player (1995 Darmstadt Germany), born in Midland, Michigan
  • Jan 19 Taliesin Jaffe, American actor (Willy-Hail to the Chief), born in Venice, California
  • Jan 19 Lauren, Cameroonian footballer, born in Kribi, Cameroon

  • Jan 19 Nicole, Chilean singer, born in Chile
  • Jan 19 Cocco, Japanese singer, born in Naha, Japan
  • Jan 20 Paul Adams, South African cricketer (lefty very unorthodox bowler for South Africa), born in Cape Town, South Africa
  • Jan 20 Melody, Belgian singer, born in Ronse, Belgium
  • Jan 21 Al Baxter, Australian rugby union footballer
  • Jan 21 Phil Neville, English footballer
  • Jan 21 Rick Ross, American rapper
  • Jan 22 Hidetoshi Nakata, Japanese footballer, born in Kofu, Japan
  • Jan 22 Jono Gibbes, New Zealand rugby union flanker (8 caps; Chiefs) and coach (Ulster, La Rochelle), born in Henderson, New Zealand
  • Jan 24 Lenka Cenkova, Czech tennis player (1995 Futures-Vaihingen-GER), born in Trinec, Czechia
  • Jan 26 Justin Gimelstob, American tennis player (1994 doubles USTA Bakersfield), born in Livingston, New Jersey
  • Jan 26 Vince Carter [Vinsanity], American basketball player who famously made "Le dunk de la mort" (the Dunk of Death), born in Daytona Beach, Florida
  • Jan 28 Matt DeVries, American guitarist (Chimaira)
  • Jan 28 Takuma Sato, Japanese auto racer (Indianapolis 500 2017, 20), born in Tokyo, Japan
  • Jan 28 Daunte Culpepper, American football player
  • Jan 28 Joey Fatone, American singer (*NSYNC)
  • Jan 28 Lyle Overbay, American baseball player
  • Jan 29 Justin Hartley, American actor (Smallville, This Us), born in Knoxville, Illinois
  • Jan 30 Deltha O'Neal, American football player, born in Palo Alto, California
  • Jan 31 Shingo Katori, Japanese actor & singer (SMAP), born in Yokohama, Japan
  • Jan 31 Jim Kleinsasser, American football tight end, born in Carrington, North Dakota
  • Jan 31 Kate Shindle, American actress, born in Toledo, Ohio
  • Jan 31 Kerry Washington, American actress (Scandal), born in The Bronx, New York

About January 1977

How Old? 43 years old
Generation: Generation X
Leap Year: No

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