On This Day

Birthdays in History in January 1965

  • Jan 4 Jergus Baca, Liptovsky Mikulas CZE, IHL defenseman (Team Slovakia 98)
  • Jan 6 Bjorn Lomborg, Danish mathematician, born in Frederiksberg, Denmark
  • Jan 6 Muhammed al-Ahari, American Muslim writer
  • Jan 11 Karl Van Calcar, 3k steeplechase, born in Torrance, California
  • Jan 12 Biram Dah Abeid, Mauritanian politician & slavery abolitionist advocate, born in Rosso, Trarza
  • Jan 14 Shamil Basayev, Chechen rebel, born in Dyshne-Vedeno, Russia (d. 2006)
  • Jan 14 Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall, British TV chef (River Cottage), writer and environmental activist, born in London, England
  • Jan 19 J. B. Pritzker, American politician and businessman (Pritzker Group), Governor of Illinois (2019-), born in Atherton, California
  • Jan 21 Jam Master Jay, American disc jockey (d. 2002)
  • Jan 26 Kevin McCarthy, American politician (Rep-R-California 2007-), born in Bakersfield, California
  • Jan 26 Thomas Östros, Swedish politician, born in Malmberget, Sweden

About January 1965

How Old? 55 years old
Generation: Generation X
Leap Year: No

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