On This Day

Famous Birthdays on January 31 (Part 2)

Birthdays 201 - 286 of 286

  • 1954 Faoud Bacchus, West Indies cricketer (West Indian bat late 70's), born in Georgetown, Guyana

Virginia Ruzici

1955 Virginia Ruzici, Romanian Tennis Star (1978 French Open champion), born in Campia Turzii, Romania

John Lydon

1956 Johnny Rotten [John Lydon], English singer-songwriter & musician (Sex Pistols - God Save the Queen), born in Holloway, United Kingdom

  • 1956 Trevor Manuel, South African politician, born in Cape Town, South Africa
  • 1957 Shirley Babashoff, American swimmer (Olympics-6 silver/2 gold-72, 76), born in Whittier, California
  • 1958 Tom Schuman, American pianist (Spyro Gyra - "Morning Dance"), born in Buffalo, New York
  • 1959 Kelly Lynch, American actress (Drugstore Cowboy), born in Golden Walley, Minnesota
  • 1959 Anthony LaPaglia, Australian actor (Criminal Justice, Without a Trace), born in Adelaide, Australia
  • 1959 Kelly Moore, American stock car driver, born in Scarborough, Maine
  • 1959 Michael Allen, American golfer (Senior PGA Championship 2009), born in San Mateo, California
  • 1960 Grant Morrison, British comic book author, born in Glasgow, United Kingdom
  • 1961 Lloyd Cole, English rocker (Lloyd Cole and the Commotions), born in Buxton, Derbyshire
  • 1961 Fatou Bensouda, Gambian lawyer & Chief Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court, born in Banjul, Gambia
  • 1962 Sophie Muller, English music video director, born in London, United Kingdom
  • 1962 Lena Bloch, Russian-American jazz saxophonist, born in Moscow, Russia
  • 1963 John Dye, American actor (Andrew-Touched by an Angel), born in Amory, Mississippi (d. 2011)
  • 1964 Remi Bouchard, Canadian composer (1989 India Open), born in Manitoba, Canada
  • 1964 Jeff Hanneman, American rock guitarist (Slayer), born in Oakland, California (d. 2013)
  • 1965 Bobby Dollas, Canadian ice hockey player (Anaheim Mighty Ducks), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1965 Kim Clarke, American team handball back court (Olympics 1988, 92, 96), born in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • 1965 René Trost, Dutch soccer player (Roda JC), born in Kerkrade, Netherlands
  • 1965 Diána Igaly, Hungarian sport shooter (Olympic gold women's skeet 2004; bronze 2000), born in Budapest, Hungary (d. 2021)
  • 1966 Al Jaworsky [Doughty], English musician & bassist (Jesus Jones), born in Plymouth, United Kingdom
  • 1966 Charles Dimry, American football cornerback (Tampa Bay Bucs, Philadelphia Eagles), born in San Diego, California
  • 1966 Jamie Taras, Canadian football player (BC Lions), born in Acton, Ontario
  • 1967 Fat Mike [Michael Burkett], American musician (NOFX), born in Newton, Massachusetts
  • 1967 Joey Wong, Taiwanese Hong Kong actress (A Chinese Ghost Story), born in Taipei, Taiwan
  • 1967 Chad Channing, American rock drummer (Nirvana, 1988-90), and bass player (Before Cars, 2006-present), born in Santa Rosa, California
  • 1968 Doug Pederson, American NFL coach (Super Bowl 2017, Philadelphia Eagles), born in Bellingham, Washington
  • 1968 Michael Sinclair, American football defensive end (Seattle Seahawks), born in Galveston, Texas
  • 1968 Steve Phoenix, American baseball pitcher (Oakland Athletics), born in Phoenix, Arizona
  • 1968 Patrick Stevens, Belgian athlete, born in Belgium
  • 1970 Greg Skrepenak, American football offensive lineman (Oakland Raiders, Carolina Panthers), born in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
  • 1970 Travis Hannah, American football wide receiver (Houston Oilers, Frankfurt Galaxy), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1970 (Amelia) "Minnie" Driver, British-American actress (Good Will Hunting; The Riches), and singer-songwriter (Everything I've Got in My Pocket), born in London, England
  • 1971 Corey Holliday, American football wide receiver (Pittsburgh Steelers), born in Richmond, Virginia
  • 1971 Dimitris Markos, Greek footballer, born in Kilkis, Greece
  • 1971 Lee Young Ae, South Korean actress, born in Seoul, South Korea
  • 1971 Patrick Kielty, Northern Irish comedian, born in Dundrum, United Kingdom
  • 1972 Marvin Coleman, American basketball player (Calgary Stampeders), born in Las Vegas, Nevada
  • 1972 Pulu Poumele, American football guard (San Diego Chargers), born in Oceanside, California (d. 2016)
  • 1972 Reinier Robbemond, Dutch soccer player (Dordrecht '90), born in Dordrecht, Netherlands
  • 1973 Latario Rachal, American football player (Amsterdam Admirals, San Diego Chargers), born in California
  • 1973 Portia de Rossi, Australian actress, born in Horsham, Australia
  • 1974 Bob Mulder, Dutch football player (Appingedam, FC Groningen), born in Delfzijl, Netherlands
  • 1974 Lorenzo Styles, American football linebacker (Atlanta Falcons), born in Sharon, Pennsylvania
  • 1974 Othella Harrington, American basketball forward (Houston Rockets), born in Jackson, Mississippi
  • 1974 Pavi Sald, Finnish ice hockey defenseman (Finland, Olympics 1998)
  • 1974 Ariel Pestano, Cuban baseball player, born in Cuba
  • 1975 Kenard Lang, American football defensive end (Washington Redskins), born in Orlando, Florida
  • 1975 Jackie O, Australian radio host, born in Tasmania, Australia
  • 1975 Preity Zinta, Indian actress & entrepreneur, born in Shimla, India
  • 1975 Kate Shutt, American jazz singer-songwriter and guitarist, born in New Wilmington, Pennsylvania
  • 1976 Traianos Dellas, Greek football player, born in Thessaloniki, Greece
  • 1976 Buddy Rice, American auto racer (Indianapolis 500 2004, 24 Hours of Daytona 2009), born in Phoenix, Arizona
  • 1977 Shingo Katori, Japanese actor & singer (SMAP), born in Yokohama, Japan
  • 1977 Jim Kleinsasser, American football tight end, born in Carrington, North Dakota
  • 1977 Kate Shindle, American actress, born in Toledo, Ohio
  • 1977 Kerry Washington, American actress (Scandal), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1978 Fabián Caballero, Argentine footballer, born in Misiones Province, Argentina
  • 1978 Brad Rutter, Jeopardy! champion, born in Lancaster, Pennsylvania
  • 1978 Ray Shah, Irish Big Brother contestant, born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1979 Daniel Tammet, British writer & autistic savant, born in Barking, London
  • 1980 James Adomian, American actor, born in Omaha, Nebraska
  • 1980 Ryan Kienle, American bassist (Matchbook Romance), born in Poughkeepsie, New York
  • 1980 Tiffany Limos, American actress, born in Dallas, Texas
  • 1981 Sergio D. Acosta, American Chicano Filmmaker, born in San Jose, California
  • 1981 Julio Arca, Argentinian football player, born in Quilmes, Argentina

Justin Timberlake

1981 Justin Timberlake, American singer-songwriter ("Can't Stop The Feeling!"; "Sexyback"), and actor (Friends With Benefits) born in Memphis, Tennessee

  • 1982 Yuniesky Betancourt, Cuban baseball shortstop, born in Santa Clara, Cuba
  • 1982 Andreas Görlitz, German football player, born in Weilheim in Oberbayern, Germany
  • 1982 Bruno Nogueira, Portuguese actor & comedian, born in Lisbon, Portugal
  • 1982 Elena Paparizou, Swedish-born Greek pop and rock singer-songwriter, born in Borås, Sweden
  • 1982 Jānis Sprukts, Latvian ice hockey player, born in Riga, Latvia
  • 1982 Brad Thompson, American baseball pitcher, born in Las Vegas, Nevada
  • 1983 Tom Vangeneugden, Belgian swimmer, born in Overpelt, Belgium
  • 1983 James Sutton, British television actor, born in Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
  • 1984 Jeremy Wariner, American 400m runner, born in Irving, Texas
  • 1984 Vernon Davis, American football tight end, born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1985 Adam Federici, Australian football player, born in Nowra, Australia
  • 1985 Mario Williams, American football defensive end, born in Richlands, North Carolina
  • 1986 Yves Makabu-Makalambay, Congolese football goalkeeper, born in Brussels, Belgium
  • 1987 Tyler Hubbard, American country musician (Florida Georgia Line), born in Monroe, Georgia
  • 1987 Marcus Mumford, British singer-songwriter (Mumford and Sons), born in Orange County, California
  • 1994 Vitalik Buterin, Russian-Canadian computer programmer (co-founder of Ethereum), born in Kolomna, Russia
  • 2001 Ahed Tamimi, Pakistani activist who slapped Israeli officer, born in Nabi Salih, West Bank