On This Day

Famous Birthdays on January 25 (Part 2)

  • 1978 Charlene Princess of Monaco [Charlene Wittstock], Zimbabwean South African born wife of Prince Albert II, and Olympic swimmer, born in Bulawayo, Rhodesia
  • 1978 Denis Menchov, Russian cyclist, born in Oryol, Russia
  • 1978 Jason Roberts, English-born footballer, born in London, United Kingdom
  • 1978 Derrick Turnbow, American baseball player, born in Union City, Tennessee
  • 1978 Volodymyr Zelensky, Ukrainian comedian and politician (President of Ukraine, 2019-present), born in Kryvyi Rih, Ukrainian SSR
  • 1979 Christine Lakin, American actress (Step by Step), born in Dallas, Texas
  • 1979 Pi Hongyan, Chinese-born French badminton player, born in Chonqing, China
  • 1979 Gabe Jennings, American distance runner, born in California
  • 1980 Xavi [Xavier Hernández Creus], Spanish footballer, born in Terrassa, Spain
  • 1980 Efstathios Tavlaridis, Greek footballer, born in Serres, Greece
  • 1980 Michelle McCool, American professional wrestler, born in Palatka, Florida
  • 1981 Toše Proeski, Macedonian pop-rock singer, born in Prilep, Macedonia (d. 2007)
  • 1981 Francis Jeffers, English footballer, born in Liverpool, United Kingdom

Alicia Keys

1981 Alicia Keys [Cook], American pop and R&B singer-songwriter, and pianist ("Girl On Fire"; 'No One"), born in NYC, New York

  • 1982 Sho Sakurai, Japanese J-pop and hip-hop singer-songwriter, and actor, born in Tokyo, Japan
  • 1982 Shawna Waldron, American actress, born in Glendale, California
  • 1983 Andrée Watters, Canadian pop-country-rock singer, born in Quebec City, Quebec
  • 1983 Brian Armstrong, American businessman (CEO and co-founder of Coinbase), born in San Jose, California
  • 1984 Robinho [Robson de Souza], Brazilian soccer forward (100 caps; Santos), born in São Vicente, Brazil
  • 1985 Tina Karol [Tetyana Hryhorivna Liberman], Ukrainian pop singer, born in Orotukan, Russia
  • 1985 Acie Law IV, American basketball player, born in Dallas, Texas
  • 1986 Chris O'Grady, English footballer, born in Nottingham, United Kingdom
  • 1987 Maria Kirilenko, Russian tennis player, born in Moscow, Russia
  • 1988 Tatiana Golovin, Russian-born French tennis player, born in Moscow, Russia
  • 1989 Sheryfa Luna, French R&B singer, born in Évreux, France
  • 1991 Ariana DeBose, American actress and singer (West Side Story), born in North Carolina