On This Day

Famous Birthdays on January 26 (Part 2)

  • 1967 Tim Pugh, American baseball pitcher (Cincinnati Reds, KC Royals), born in Lake Tahoe, California
  • 1967 Pradip Somasundaran, Indian playback singer, born in Thrissur, India
  • 1968 Eric Davis, American NFL cornerback (SF 49ers, Carolina Panthers), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1968 Reggie Jordan, American NBA guard (Minn Timberwolves), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1968 Chris Pringle, New Zealand cricket fast bowler (14 Tests; 64 ODI), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • 1968 Ravi Teja, Indian film actor, born in Jaggampeta, India
  • 1970 Dan Carlson, American baseball pitcher (SF Giants), born in Portland, Oregon
  • 1970 Dean Malkoc, Canadian NHL defenseman (Vancouver Canucks), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1970 Ronald Moore, American NFL running back (NY Jets, St Louis Rams, Arizona Cardinals), born in Chowchilla, California
  • 1970 Kirk Franklin, American singer, born in Fort Worth, Texas
  • 1971 Min Tang, Chinese tennis player (1995 Futures-Canberra AUS), born in Hunan, China
  • 1971 Bryan Callen, American actor, born in Manila, Philippines
  • 1971 Dorian Gregory, American actor, born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1972 Harrison Houston, NFL wide receiver (Chicago Bears)
  • 1973 Tony Ramirez, American football tackle (Detroit Lions), born in Lincoln, Nebraska
  • 1973 Mayu Shinjo, Japanese mangaka, born in Nagasaki Prefecture, Japan

  • 1974 Shannon Hale, American author, born in Salt Lake City, Utah
  • 1974 Rokia Traoré, Malian singer-songwriter (Tchamantché), born in Kolokani, Mali
  • 1976 Frankie Rayder, American model, born in River Falls, Wisconsin,
  • 1976 Willie Adler, American guitar player
  • 1977 Justin Gimelstob, American tennis player (1994 doubles USTA Bakersfield), born in Livingston, New Jersey
  • 1977 Vince Carter [Vinsanity], American basketball player who famously made "Le dunk de la mort" (the Dunk of Death), born in Daytona Beach, Florida
  • 1978 Estéban Germán, Dominican baseball player, born in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
  • 1978 Corina Morariu, American tennis player, born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1978 Kelly Stables, American actress, born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1979 Sara Rue, American actress, born in New York
  • 1981 Juan Jose Haedo, Argentinian cyclist, born in Chascomús, Argentina
  • 1981 Gustavo Dudamel, Venezuelan Spanish conductor (Los Angeles Philharmonic), born in Barquisimeto, Venezuela
  • 1984 Iain Turner, Scottish footballer, born in Stirling, United Kingdom
  • 1984 Luo Xuejuan, Chinese swimmer, born in Hangzhou, China
  • 1984 Layla Kayleigh, British television personality, born in London, United Kingdom
  • 1986 Gerald Green, American basketball player, born in Houston, Texas
  • 1986 Matt Heafy, American-Japanese musician (Trivium), born in Iwakuni, Yamaguchi Prefecture, Japan
  • 1986 Shantelle Taylor, Canadian professional wrestler, born in Toronto, Canada
  • 1987 Vladimir Garin, Russian actor, born in Sosnovo, Russia (d. 2003)
  • 1988 Mia Rose, British-Portuguese singer, born in Wimbledon, London
  • 1989 Emily Hughes, American figure skater, born in Great Neck, New York
  • 1990 Christopher Massey, American actor, born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • 1990 Peter Sagan, Slovakian professional cyclist (World Road Champion 2016), born in Žilina, Slovakia

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1993 Cameron Bright, Canadian actor (The Twilight Saga, X-Men), born in Victoria, British Columbia

  • 1996 [Lindzi James] Tyger Drew-Honey, English actor (Outnumbered), born in Epsom, Surrey
  • 1997 Pasaye, twin born 92 days after his brother (Oct 26), born in Palatine, Illinois
  • 2003 Robby Novak [Kid President], American internet personality (YouTube), born in Henderson, Tennessee
  • 2009 Suleman octuplets born to Nadya Suleman in Bellflower, California - longest ever octuplet survival