On This Day

Birthdays in Film & Television in January 1980

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Jan 4 Greg Cipes, American actor, born in Coral Springs, Florida
  • Jan 4 Erin Cahill, American actress, born in Stafford, Virginia
  • Jan 5 Garette Patrick Ratliff, American actor (Return to Blue Lagoon), born in Burbank, California
  • Jan 8 Rachel Nichols, American actress, born in Phoenix, Arizona
  • Jan 10 Sarah Shahi, American actress & model, born in Euless, Texas
  • Jan 11 Deanna Wright, American actress, born in Ocala, Florida
  • Jan 14 Hiroshi Tamaki, Japanese actor & model, born in Nagoya, Japan
  • Jan 16 Michelle Wild, Hungarian model
  • Jan 16 Alyssa Edwards [Justin Johnson], American drag performer, choreographer, TV personality and businessperson (Beyond Belief Dance Company), born in Mesquite, Texas

Person of interestZooey Deschanel

Jan 17 Zooey Deschanel, American actress (Almost Famous, New Girl), born in Los Angeles, California

  • Jan 17 Kimberly Spicer, American model
  • Jan 18 Jason Segel, American actor (How I Met Your Mother, Forgetting Sarah Marshall), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Jan 21 Nana Mizuki, Japanese voice actress and singer
  • Jan 22 Christopher Masterson, American actor, born in Long Island, New York
  • Jan 24 Nicole Marie Lenz, American actress
  • Jan 25 Michelle McCool, American professional wrestler, born in Palatka, Florida
  • Jan 28 Jesse James American drug dealer and fugitive, born in Hollywood, California
  • Jan 29 Jason James Richter, Medford OR, actor (Free Willy)
  • Jan 29 Yael Bar-Zohar, Israeli actress and model
  • Jan 30 Leilani Dowding, British glamour model, born in Bournemouth, United Kingdom
  • Jan 30 Wilmer Valderrama, American actor, born in Miami, Florida
  • Jan 30 Pavel Ponomaryov, Russian-Estonian actor, born in Saint Petersburg, Russia
  • Jan 31 James Adomian, American actor, born in Omaha, Nebraska
  • Jan 31 Tiffany Limos, American actress, born in Dallas, Texas

About January 1980

How Old? 39 years old
Generation: Generation X
Leap Year: Yes

Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Signs: Capricorn (Dec 22 - Jan 19), Aquarius (Jan 20 - Feb 18)