On This Day

Birthdays in Sport in January 1986

  • Jan 1 Pablo Cuevas, Uruguayan tennis player (French Open doubles 2008 [with Luis Horna]), born in Concordia, Argentina
  • Jan 3 Jacob Timpano, Australian soccer player
  • Jan 3 Liam Treadwell, English National Hunt jockey (Grand National 2009; 300+ race wins), born in Arundel, England (d. 2020)
  • Jan 4 James Milner, English footballer, born in Wortley, Leeds
  • Jan 4 Steve Slaton, American football player, born in Levittown, Pennsylvania
  • Jan 6 Paul McShane, Irish footballer, born in Wicklow, Republic of Ireland
  • Jan 7 Grant Leadbitter, English footballer, born in Chester-le-Street, United Kingdom
  • Jan 8 David Silva, Spanish footballer, born in Arguineguín, Spain
  • Jan 12 Miguel Ángel Nieto, Spanish footballer, born in Madrid, Spain
  • Jan 13 Joannie Rochette, Canadian figure skater
  • Jan 14 Cristina Aicardi, Peruvian badminton player
  • Jan 15 Fred Davis, American football player, born in Toledo, Ohio
  • Jan 23 Steven Taylor, English footballer, born in Greenwich, London
  • Jan 25 Chris O'Grady, English footballer, born in Nottingham, United Kingdom
  • Jan 26 Gerald Green, American basketball player, born in Houston, Texas
  • Jan 28 Jessica Ennis, English athlete (Olympic gold heptathlon 2012; World C'ship gold 2009, 11, 15), born in Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England
  • Jan 29 Mark Howard, English football player, born in Melbourne, Australia
  • Jan 29 Simon Vukčević, Montenegrin football player, born in Podgorica, Montenegro
  • Jan 29 Chris Bourque, American ice hockey player, born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Jan 31 Yves Makabu-Makalambay, Congolese football goalkeeper, born in Brussels, Belgium

About January 1986

How Old? 35 years old
Generation: Millennial
Leap Year: No

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