On This Day

Famous Birthdays on January 6 (Part 2)

Birthdays 201 - 287 of 287

  • 1955 Chantal Langlacé, French runner (women's marathon & 100k world records), born in Amiens, France
  • 1957 Michael Foale, British-American astrophysicist and astronaut (STS 45, 56, 63, 84/86), born in Louth, England

Nancy Lopez

1957 Nancy Lopez, American golfer (3 major titles, 48 LPGA Tour wins), born in Torrance, California

  • 1958 Themos Anastasiadis, Greek journalist, television presenter and newspaper editor
  • 1958 Scott Bryce, American actor (As the World Turns), born in NYC, New York

Kapil Dev

1959 Kapil Dev, Indian cricketer (India's finest all-rounder 1978-94, Cup-1982), born in Chandigarh, Punjab

  • 1959 Kathy Sledge, American vocalist (Sister Sledge-We are Family), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1960 Paul Azinger, American golfer, broadcaster (PGA C'ship 1993, 12 PGA Tour titles), born in Holyoke, Massachusetts
  • 1960 Nigella Lawson, English chef and writer, born in London, England
  • 1961 Howie Long, American NFL tackle/actor/broadcaster (Broken Arrow), born in Somerville, Massachusetts
  • 1962 Philip Brown, English 4x400m runner (Olympic silver 1984), born in Birmingham, England
  • 1962 Sean Landeta, NFL place kicker (NY Giants), born in Baltimore, Maryland

Michael Houser

1962 Michael Houser, American guitarist (Widespread Panic), born in Boone, North Carolina (d. 2002)

  • 1963 Norm Charlton, American baseball pitcher (Seattle Mariners), born in Fort Polk, California
  • 1963 Paul Brindley, English pop bassist (Sundays, Can't Be Sure)
  • 1963 Philippe Perrin, French test pilot, born in Meknes, Morocco
  • 1964 Charles Haley, NFL defensive end (Dallas Cowboys), born in Gladys, Virginia
  • 1964 Mark O'Toole, English musician (Frankie Goes to Hollywood - "Relax"), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1964 Rafael Vidal, Venezuelan athlete, born in Caracas, Venezuela (d. 2005)
  • 1964 Henry Maske, German boxer, born in Treuenbrietzen, Germany
  • 1964 Jacqueline Moore, American wrestler, born in Dallas, Texas
  • 1964 Yuri, Mexican actress and singer, born in Veracruz, Mexico
  • 1964 Anthony Scaramucci, American financier and White House Communications Director (2017-), born in Long Island, New York
  • 1965 José DeJesús, American baseball pitcher (Kansas City Royals), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1965 Lindsay Burns, American rower (Olympic silver 1996), born in Big Timber, Montana
  • 1965 Tim McDonald, NFL player (SF 49ers), born in Fresno, California
  • 1965 Bjorn Lomborg, Danish mathematician, born in Frederiksberg, Denmark
  • 1965 Muhammed al-Ahari, American Muslim writer
  • 1965 Konnan, Cuban-born professional wrestler, born in Santiago de Cuba, Cuba
  • 1966 Bob Kratch, NFL guard (NE Patriots), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1966 Donnell Woolford, NFL cornerback (Pittsburgh Steelers, Chicago Bears), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1966 Shahid Saeed, Pakistani cricketer (Pakistani batsman in Test v India 1989), born in Lahore, Pakistan
  • 1966 Fernando Carrillo, Venezuelan actor, born in Caracas, Venezuela
  • 1966 A. R. Rahman, Indian composer, born in Madras, India
  • 1966 Chris Antley, American Racing Hall of Fame jockey (Kentucky Derby 1991, 1999; Preakness 1999), born in Fort Lauderdale, Florida (d. 2000)
  • 1967 Larry Donald, American boxer (Olympic-92), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 1967 Peter Loran, American rock vocalist (Trixter-Give It To Me Good), born in Teaneck, New Jersey
  • 1968 Jerry Crafts, NFL/WLAF tackle (Philadelphia Eagles, Amsterdam Admirals), born in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • 1968 John Singleton, American director and screenwriter (Boyz in the Hood), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2019)
  • 1969 Alvin Morman, American baseball pitcher (Houston Astros), born in Rockingam, North Carolina
  • 1969 Nick A'Hern, Australian 20k walker (Olympics 22-92, 96), born in Swansea, United Kingdom
  • 1969 Norman Reedus, American model & actor (The Walking Dead), born in Hollywood, Florida
  • 1970 Daniel Naulty, American pitcher (Minnesota Twins), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1970 Gabrielle Reece, American volleyball player & actress (Extremists), born in La Jolla, California
  • 1970 Geert Brusselers, Dutch football player & coach (NAC), born in Eindhoven, Netherlands
  • 1970 John Gerak, NFL tight end/guide (Minnesota Vikings, St Louis Rams), born in Youngstown, Ohio
  • 1970 Keenan McCardell, NFL wide receiver (Cleveland Browns, Jaguars), born in Houston, Texas
  • 1970 Kerrin Petty, Swedish-American cross country skier (Olympics 1994), born in Townshend, Vermont
  • 1970 Julie Chen, American television presenter, born in NYC, New York
  • 1971 Myron Baker, NFL linebacker (Chicago Bears), born in Haughton, Louisiana
  • 1971 Gary Wiseman, American punk-rock drummer, born in Tyler, Texas
  • 1972 Willie Clark, NFL cornerback (San Diego Chargers, Philadelphia Eagles), born in New Haven, Connecticut
  • 1972 Nek [Filippo Neviani], Italian singer-songwriter, born in Sassuolo, Modena
  • 1973 Sairaj Bahatule, Indian cricketer (promising Bombay leg-spin all-rounder), born in Mumbai, India
  • 1974 Juan Roque, American football tackle (Detroit Lions), born in San Diego, California
  • 1974 Paul Grant, NBA center (Minn Timberwolves), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 1974 Daniel Cordone, Argentine footballer, born in General Rodríguez Partido, Argentina
  • 1975 James Farrior, American football linebacker (NY Jets), born in Richmond, Virginia
  • 1975 Laura Berg, American softball outfielder (Olympic gold 1996), born in Whittier, California
  • 1975 Jeremy Linn, American 100m breaststroke (Olympics-silver/gold-96), born in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
  • 1975 Yukana, Japanese voicer actress & singer, born in Futtsu, Japan
  • 1975 Jason King, English radio DJ (Radio 1), born in Tenbury Wells, United Kingdom
  • 1976 Danny Pintauro, American actor (Jonathan-Who's the Boss), born in Milltown, New Jersey
  • 1976 Richard Zednik, NHL forward (Team Slovakia, Wash), born in Banská Bystrica, Czechoslovakia
  • 1978 Steve Hartsell, American pairs skater (with partner Danielle Hartsell), born in Ann Arbor, Michigan
  • 1978 Nikki Einfeld, Canadian coloratura soprano, born in Manitoba
  • 1978 Casey Fossum, American baseball player, born in Cherry Hill, New Jersey
  • 1978 Tara Spencer-Nairn, Canadian actress, born in Montreal, Canada
  • 1980 Steed Malbranque, French footballer, born in Mouscron, Belgium
  • 1981 Mike Jones, American rapper, born in Houston, Texas
  • 1981 Rinko Kikuchi, Japanese actress, born in Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan
  • 1981 Jérémie Renier, Belgian actor, born in Brussels, Belgium
  • 1981 Asante Samuel, National Football League Defensive Back, born in Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • 1982 Gilbert Arenas, American basketball player, born in Tampa, Florida
  • 1982 Brian Bass, American baseball player, born in Pinehurst, North Carolina
  • 1982 Tiffany Pollard, American reality television personality, born in Utica, New York

Eddie Redmayne

1982 Eddie Redmayne, English actor (The Other Boleyn Girl, The Theory of Everything), born in London

  • 1984 Sean O'Brien, Australian professional windsurfer, born in Carlow, Republic of Ireland
  • 1984 A. J. Hawk, American football player, born in Kettering, Ohio
  • 1984 Kate McKinnon, American actress and comedian (Ghostbusters), born in Sea Cliff, New York
  • 1986 Paul McShane, Irish footballer, born in Wicklow, Republic of Ireland
  • 1986 Alex Turner, English musician (Arctic Monkeys), born in High Green, Sheffield
  • 1986 Irina Shayk, Russian model, born in Yemanzhelinsk, USSR
  • 1989 Baby lion-tailed macaques, at Woodland Park Zoo (Seattle, Washington)
  • 1991 Nikola Saric, Danish footballer, born in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • 1994 Jameis Winston, American NFL quarterback (Heisman Trophy 2013, Florida State; Pro Bowl 2015, Tampa Bay Buccaneers), born in Bessemer, Alabama
  • 1994 Catriona Gray, Filipino-Australian beauty queen (Miss Universe, 2018), born in Cairns, Queensland, Australia