On This Day

Famous Birthdays on January 16 (Part 2)

  • 1977 Jeff Foster, American basketball player, born in London, United Kingdom
  • 1978 Alfredo Amézaga, Mexican baseball player, born in Ciudad Obregón, Mexico
  • 1979 Aaliyah [Haughton], American singer and actress, born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2001)
  • 1979 Brenden Morrow, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Carlyle, Canada
  • 1979 Jason Ward, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Chapleau, Canada
  • 1979 Rashawn Ross, American trumpeter (Dave Mathews Band), born in Saint Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands
  • 1979 Jimmy Walker, American golfer (PGA C'ship 2016), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • 1980 Seydou Keita, Malian footballer, born in Bamako, Mali
  • 1980 Lin-Manuel Miranda, American composer and playwright (In The Heights, Hamilton), born in New York City
  • 1980 Albert Pujols, Dominican MLB 1st baseman (NL MVP 2005, 2008-9)), born in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
  • 1980 Michelle Wild, Hungarian model, born in Budapest, Hungary
  • 1980 Alyssa Edwards [Justin Johnson], American drag performer, choreographer, TV personality and businessperson (Beyond Belief Dance Company), born in Mesquite, Texas
  • 1980 Lukasz Urbaniak, Polish classical pianist, composer and teacher, born in Bydgoszcz, Poland
  • 1981 Nick Valensi, American rock guitarist (The Strokes), born in New York City
  • 1981 Bobby Zamora, English footballer, born in Barking, United Kingdom
  • 1982 Tuncay Şanlı, Turkish footballer, born in Sakarya Province
  • 1982 (Samuel) Preston, British pop singer (The Ordinary Boys), born in Worthing, West Sussex, England
  • 1982 Birgitte Hjort Sørensen, Danish actress (Borgen, Pitch Perfect 2), born in Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 1983 Emanuel Pogatetz, Austrian footballer, born in Graz, Austria
  • 1984 Jared Slingerland, Canadian rock guitarist and electronic musician, born in Kelowna, British Columbia
  • 1985 Jonathan Richter, Danish professional football midfielder, born in Denmark
  • 1986 Mason Gamble, American actor (Dennis the Menace), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1987 Lauren McAvoy, British fashion model, born in Wickford, United Kingdom
  • 1987 Cassey Ho, American social media fitness entrepreneur, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1988 Nicklas Bendtner, Danish footballer, born in Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 1988 FKA Twiggs [Tahliah Barnett], English singer-songwriter (LP1), born in Cheltenham, England