On This Day

Musicians Born in January 1971

Birthdays in Music

  • Jan 6 Gary Wiseman, American punk-rock drummer, born in Tyler, Texas

Person of interestMary J. Blige

Jan 11 Mary J. Blige, American R&B singer-songwriter (Be Without You) and actress (I Can Do Bad All By Myself), born in NYC, New York

Singer-songwriter Mary J. Blige
Mary J. Blige
  • Jan 16 Josh Evans, actor (Ricochett, The Doors)
  • Jan 17 Kid Rock [Robert James Ritchie], American rapper, songwriter, musician and actor (Devil Without a Cause), born in Romeo, Michigan
  • Jan 17 Leonardo Ciampa, Italian-American musician
  • Jan 18 Jonathan Davis, American singer (Korn), born in Bakersfield, California
  • Jan 19 John Wozniak, American singer & songwriter (Marcy Playground)
  • Jan 20 Gary Barlow, English singer (Take That), born in Frodsham, United Kingdom
  • Jan 20 Questlove [Ahmir Thompson], American DJ, producer and music journalist (The Roots), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Jan 23 Marc Nelson, American singer & songwriter, born in Sydney, Australia
  • Jan 25 Ana Ortiz, American actress & singer, born in Manhattan, New York

About January 1971

How Old? 48 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)