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 pop and soul singer, born in Bridgeport, Connecticut
  • 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 rock singer & songwriter (Sunny Side Up), born in Paisley, United Kingdom
  • Jan 9 Pablo Santos, Mexican actor, born in Monterrey, Mexico (d. 2006)
  • Jan 9 Nicola Coughlan, Irish actress (Derry Girls, Brigerton), born in Galway, Ireland
  • 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 11 Jamie Vardy, English football player (Leicester City, England), born in Sheffield, England
  • 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 15 Greg Inglis, Australian rugby league player, born in Kempsey, Australia
  • Jan 15 Aria C Jalali, American rock musician, born in California
  • 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

Person of interestLuis Suárez

Jan 24 Luis Suárez, Uruguayan football player (Barcelona, Uruguay national team), born in Salto, Uruguay

Football Player Luis Suárez
Football Player
Luis Suárez
  • 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? 34 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)