On This Day

Historical Figures Born in January 1971

  • Jan 4 Junichi Kakizaki, Japanese artist & sculptor, born in Chikuma, Nagano Prefecture
  • Jan 7 Tina Anderson, American comic book writer
  • Jan 9 MF Doom [Daniel Dumile], American hip hop artist, born in London, United Kingdom [1]
  • Jan 9 Hal Niedzviecki, Canadian novelist & cultural critic, born in Brockville, Canada
  • Jan 9 Yusuke Naora, Japanese game art director, born in Shimane Prefecture, Japan
  • Jan 14 Lasse Kjus, Norwegian skier, born in Oslo, Norway
  • Jan 18 Binyavanga Wainaina, Kenyan author & journalist, born in Nakuru, Rift Valley

About January 1971

How Old? 50 years old
Generation: Generation X
Leap Year: No

Chinese Zodiac: Dog (Jan 1 - Jan 26), Pig (Jan 27 - Jan 31)
Star Signs: Capricorn (Dec 22 - Jan 19), Aquarius (Jan 20 - Feb 18)