On This Day

Famous People Born in January 1987

  • Jan 1 Meryl Davis, American ice dancer (Olympic gold with Charlie White 2014; World C'ships gold 2011, 13), born in Royal Oak, Michigan
  • Jan 2 Loui Batley, British actress
  • Jan 2 Syesha Mercado, American singer
  • Jan 5 Kristin Cavallari, American actress, born in Denver, Colorado
  • Jan 7 Davide Astori, Italian footballer (Milan), born in San Giovanni Bianco, Italy (d. 2018)

Person of interestCynthia Erivo

Jan 8 Cynthia Erivo, British actress (Harriet Tubman) and singer-songwriter, born in London, England

Actress Cynthia Erivo
Actress
Cynthia Erivo
  • Jan 9 Lucas Pezzini Leiva, Brazilian football player, born in Dourados, Brazil
  • Jan 9 Sam Bird, English racing driver, born in Roehampton, London
  • Jan 9 Paolo Nutini, Scottish singer & songwriter, born in Paisley, United Kingdom
  • Jan 9 Pablo Santos, Mexican actor, born in Monterrey, Mexico (d. 2006)
  • Jan 11 Scotty Cranmer, US professional BMX rider, born in Jackson Township, New Jersey
  • Jan 11 Danuta Kozák, Hungarian sprint canoeist (5-time Olympic gold K-1, K-2, K-4 500m 2012, 16), born in Budapest, Hungary
  • Jan 12 Naya Rivera, American actress (Glee), born in Santa Clarita, California
  • Jan 12 Salvatore Sirigu, Italian footballer, born in Nuoro, Italy
  • Jan 12 Will Rothhaar, American actor, born in NYC, New York
  • Jan 13 Jack Johnson [John Johnson III], American NHL Hockey Player (Pittsburgh Penguins, Columbus Blue Jackets), born in Indianapolis, Indiana

  • Jan 15 Greg Inglis, Australian rugby league player, born in Kempsey, Australia
  • Jan 15 Aria C Jalali, American musician
  • Jan 15 David Knight, English footballer, born in Houghton-le-Spring, United Kingdom
  • Jan 15 Michael Seater, Canadian actor, born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Jan 16 Lauren McAvoy, British fashion model, born in Wickford, United Kingdom
  • Jan 16 Cassey Ho, American social media fitness entrepreneur, born in Los Angeles, California
  • Jan 19 Brian Harman, American golfer (US Open 2017 runner-up), born in Savannah, Georgia
  • Jan 19 Edgar Manucharyan, Armenian footballer, born in Yerevan, Armenia
  • Jan 20 Marco Simoncelli, Italian motorcycle racer (250cc World Championship 2008), born in Cattolica, Italy (d. 2011)
  • Jan 21 Joe Ledley, Welsh footballer
  • Jan 22 Astrid Jacobsen, Norwegian cross-country skier, born in Trondheim, Norway
  • Jan 22 Shane Long, Irish soccer striker (fastest EPL goal 7.69s 2019), born in Gortnahoe, Republic of Ireland
  • Jan 23 Felicia Brandström, Swedish singer, born in Gothenburg, Sweden
  • Jan 24 Luis Suárez, Uruguayan football player (Barcelona, Uruguay national team), born in Salto, Uruguay
  • Jan 25 Maria Kirilenko, Russian tennis player, born in Moscow, Russia
  • Jan 26 Vladimir Garin, Russian actor, born in Sosnovo, Russia (d. 2003)
  • Jan 27 Lily Donaldson, British model
  • Jan 27 Katy Rose, American pop singer
  • Jan 29 Spencer Clark, American race car driver, born in Las Vegas, Nevada (d. 2006)
  • Jan 29 Matthew Wilson, English world rally driver, born in Cockermouth, United Kingdom
  • Jan 30 Rebecca Knox, Irish professional wrestler, born in Limerick, Republic of Ireland
  • Jan 31 Tyler Hubbard, American country musician (Florida Georgia Line), born in Monroe, Georgia
  • Jan 31 Marcus Mumford, British singer-songwriter (Mumford and Sons), born in Orange County, California

About January 1987

How Old? 33 years old
Generation: Millennial
Leap Year: No

Chinese Zodiac: Tiger (Jan 1 - Jan 28), Rabbit (Jan 29 - Jan 31)
Star Signs: Capricorn (Dec 22 - Jan 19), Aquarius (Jan 20 - Feb 18)