January 8 Birthdays :190 Famous People Birthdays on 8 January

Stephen Hawking Birthday (January 8th)

Stephen Hawking Stephen William Hawking is born on 8th January, 1942. Stephen Hawking is a British Theoretical Physicist. Stephen Hawking is studied CBE, FRS, FRSA, CH Stephen Hawking Childhood: Dr. Frank Hawking, a research biologist, is the father of Stephen Hawking. Stephen Hawking’s ....

WiL Francis Birthday (January 8th)

William wiL Francis a lead vocalist was born on 8th January, 1982 in Seattle, Washington. He is a songwriter of a band Aiden. WiL Francis Biography For the period of WiL Francis childhood, WiL Francis had awareness in music enthused through bands like Red Hot Chili Peppers. At the age of 13, he ....

January 8 Birthday Wishes

January 8 Birthday Wishes

Take care always and keep on rocking. Happy Birthday!

Always smile and laugh‚ and never never give up. You make us all happier. Especially on your birthday.

January 8Birthday Quotes

'I don’t pay attention to the number of birthdays. It’s weird when I say I’m 53. It just is crazy that I’m 53. I think I’m very immature. I feel like a kid. That’s why my back goes out all the time‚ because I completely forget I can’t do certain things anymore - like doing the plank for 10 minutes.'

Ellen DeGeneres

'You’re not 40‚ you’re eighteen with 22 years experience.'


People Born on January 8

Year Name
1556 Uesugi Kagekatsu Japanese samurai and warlord (d. 1623)
1583 Simon Episcopius Dutch theologian (d. 1643)
1587 Johannes Fabricius German astronomer (d. 1616)
1601 Baltasar Gracian y Morales Spanish writer (d. 1658)
1628 Francois Henri de Montmorency-Bouteville duc de Luxembourg‚ French general (d. 1695)
1632 Samuel Pufendorf German jurist (d. 1694)
1635 Luis Manuel Fernandez de Portocarrero Spanish Archbishop (d. 1709)
1735 John Carroll American Roman Catholic archbishop (d. 1815)
1763 Edmond Charles Genet French diplomat (d. 1834)
1786 Nicholas Biddle American banking executive (d. 1844)
1788 Archduke Rudolph of Austria
1788 Pavel Kiselyov Russian general and politician (d. 1874)
1792 Lowell Mason American composer (d. 1872)
1805 John Bigler American lawyer
1805 Orson Hyde American religious leader (d. 1878)
1812 Sigismond Thalberg Swiss virtuoso pianist and composer (d. 1871)
1817 Sir Theophilus Shepstone South African statesman (d. 1893)
1821 James Longstreet American Confederate general and diplomat; and former United States Minister to the Ottoman Empire (d. 1904)
1821 W.H.L. Wallace American Union general (d. 1862)
1823 Alfred Russel Wallace British naturalist and biologist (d. 1913)
1824 Francisco Gonzalez Bocanegra Mexican poet (d. 1861)
1824 Wilkie Collins British novelist (d. 1889)
1830 Albert Bierstadt German/American painter (d. 1902)
1830 Hans von Blow German pianist and composer (d. 1894)
1836 Lawrence Alma-Tadema Dutch artist (d. 1912)
1843 Frederick Abberline British police investigator (d. 1929)
1843 John H. Moffitt American politician (d. 1926)
1852 James Milton Carroll American pastor and author (d. 1931)
1860 Emma Booth daughter of William and Catherine Booth (d. 1903)
1862 Frank Nelson Doubleday American publisher (d. 1934)
1864 Prince Albert Victor Duke of Clarence and Avondale (d. 1892)
1866 William G. Conley American politician and 18th Governor of West Virginia (d. 1940)
1867 Emily Greene Balch American writer and pacifist‚ Nobel Peace Prize laureate (d. 1961)
1870 Miguel Primo de Rivera Spanish politician (d. 1930)
1871 James Craig 1st Viscount Craigavon‚ Irish politician (d. 1940)
1873 Elena of Montenegro queen of Italy (d. 1956)
1873 Iuliu Maniu Romanian politician (d. 1953)
1881 Henrik Shipstead American politician (d. 1960)
1883 Pavel Filonov Russian painter (d. 1941)
1883 Patrick J. Hurley American soldier‚ statesman
1885 John Curtin Australian politician (d. 1945)
1885 A. J. Muste Dutch pacifist and activist (d. 1967)
1888 Richard Courant German-American mathematician (d. 1972)
1888 Matthew Moore Irish-American actor (d. 1960)
1891 Walther Bothe German physicist‚ Nobel Prize in Physics laureate (d. 1957)
1891 Storm Jameson English writer (d. 1986)
1891 Bronislava Nijinska Russian choreographer (d. 1972)
1894 St. Maximilian Kolbe Polish martyr (d. 1941)
1896 Arthur Ford American medium (d. 1971)
1896 Jaromir Weinberger Czech-American composer (d. 1967)
1897 Dennis Wheatley British author (d. 1977)
1899 Solomon Bandaranaike Ceylonese Prime Minister (d. 1959)
1900 Dame Merlyn Myer Australian philanthropist (d. 1982)
1902 Georgy Malenkov Soviet politician (d. 1988)
1902 Carl Rogers American psychologist (d. 1987)
1904 Karl Brandt Alsatian Nazi war criminal (d. 1948)
1905 Giacinto Scelsi Italian composer (d. 1988)
1905 Franjo seper Croatian Catholic cardinal (d. 1981)
1908 William Hartnell British actor (d. 1975)
1909 Willy Millowitsch German actor (d. 1999)
1909 Bruce Mitchell South African cricketer‚ Wisden COY 1936 (d.1995)
1909 Evelyn Wood American educator (d. 1995)
1910 Galina Sergeyevna Ulanova Russian ballerina (d. 1998)
1911 Tom Delaney British racing driver (d. 2006)
1911 Gypsy Rose Lee American actress and entertainer (d. 1970)
1912 Jose Ferrer Puerto Rican actor (d. 1992)
1912 Lawrence E. Walsh American jurist and 4th United States Deputy Attorney General
1915 Walker Cooper American baseball player (d. 1991)
1921 Herta Bothe Nazi concentration camp guard
1922 Jan Nieuwenhuys Dutch painter (d. 1986)
1922 Abbey Simon U.S. pianist
1923 Larry Storch American actor
1923 Giorgio Tozzi American bass
1923 Johnny Wardle English cricketer (d. 1985)
1923 Joseph Weizenbaum German-American author and computer scientist (d. 2008)
1924 Benjamin Lees American composer (d. 2010)
1924 Ron Moody English actor
1925 Helmuth Hubener German activist (d. 1942)
1926 Evelyn Lear American soprano
1926 Kelucharan Mohapatra Indian Odissi dancer (d. 2004)
1926 Hanae Mori Japanese fashion designer
1926 Soupy Sales American comedian (d. 2009)
1927 Charles Tomlinson British poet and translator
1928 Slade Gorton American politician
1928 Gaston Miron Canadian poet and editor (d. 1996)
1929 Saeed Jaffrey Indian actor
1931 Bill Graham German-born American music promoter (d. 1991)
1933 Charles Osgood American journalist and commentator
1933 Jean-Marie Straub French film director
1933 Ko Un Korean poet
1934 Jacques Anquetil French cyclist (d. 1987)
1934 Gene Freese American baseball player
1934 Roy Kinnear English actor (d. 1988)
1934 Alexandra Ripley American writer (d. 2004)
1935 Elvis Presley American singer (d. 1977)
1935 Lewis H. Lapham American writer
1936 Zdenek Macal Czech conductor
1936 Robert May Baron May of Oxford‚ Australian-born British scientist
1937 Dame Shirley Bassey Welsh singer
1938 Bob Eubanks American game show host
1938 Yevgeny Nesterenko Russian bass-baritone
1939 Carolina Herrera Venezuelan fashion designer
1941 Graham Chapman British comedian (d. 1989)
1941 Boris Vallejo Peruvian illustrator
1942 Valya Balkanska Bulgarian folk singer
1942 Stephen Hawking English theoretical physicist and author
1942 Junichiro Koizumi Japanese politician‚ Prime Minister 2001-2006
1942 Yvette Mimieux American actress
1943 Charles Murray American author and pundit
1944 Terry Brooks American writer
1945 Jeannie Lewis Australian actress and singer
1945 Kojo Nnamdi Guyanese-born American radio host
1945 Kathleen Noone American actress
1945 Kadir Topbas Turkish politician
1946 Robby Krieger American musician (The Doors)
1947 Don Bendell American author & karate master
1947 David Bowie English musician
1947 Samuel Schmid Swiss politician
1947 Terry Sylvester English singer and musician
1947 Laurie Walters American actress
1948 Gillies MacKinnon Scottish film director
1951 Kenny Anthony Saint Lucian politician
1951 John McTiernan American film director
1952 Vladimir Feltsman Russian-American pianist
1953 Bruce Sutter American baseball player
1955 Spiros Livathinos Greek footballer
1955 Mike Reno Canadian musician
1957 Nacho Duato Spanish classical dancer and choreographer
1958 Rey Misterio Sr. Mexican wrestler
1959 Paul Hester Australian drummer (Crowded House) (d. 2005)
1959 Duk Koo Kim Korean boxer (d. 1982)
1961 Keith Arkell English chess Grandmaster
1961 Calvin Smith American athlete
1962 Chris Marion American musician
1965 Michelle Forbes American actress
1965 Maria Pitillo American actress
1966 Igor Vyazmikin Russian ice hockey player (d. 2009)
1966 Andrew Wood American singer (Mother Love Bone) (d. 1990)
1967 Willie Anderson American basketball player
1967 R. Kelly American singer
1968 Keith Mullings American boxer
1969 Jeff Abercrombie American musician
1969 Ami Dolenz American actress
1970 Rachel Friend Australian actress
1971 Jason Giambi American baseball player
1971 Mike Ssser German chef
1971 Pascal Zuberbhler Swiss footballer
1972 Sean McKeever American writer
1973 Mark Knight English sound designer
1973 Henning Solberg Norwegian rally driver
1973 Jason Stevens Australian rugby league footballer
1974 Maria Matsouka Greek politician
1975 DJ Clue American DJ and producer
1975 Harris Jayaraj Indian music composer
1976 Jenny Lewis American actress and musician
1976 Josh Meyers American actor
1976 Carl Pavano American baseball player
1977 Amber Benson American actress
1977 Ron Pederson Canadian actor
1977 Lee Yoo-jin Korean actress
1978 Boris Avrukh Israeli chess grandmaster
1978 Marco Fu Hong Kong snooker player
1979 Torry Castellano American musician (The Donnas)
1979 Seol Ki-Hyeon South Korean footballer
1979 Mirella van Melis Dutch track and road cyclist
1979 Adrian Mutu Romanian footballer
1979 Stipe Pletikosa Croatian footballer
1979 Sarah Polley Canadian actress
1980 Rachel Nichols American actress
1981 Jeff Francis Canadian baseball player
1981 Carmen Schafer Swiss curler
1981 Xie Xingfang Chinese badminton player
1982 Emanuele Calaio Italian footballer
1982 Wil Francis American singer
1982 Gaby Hoffmann American actress
1982 John Utaka Nigerian footballer
1983 Felipe Colombo Argentine/Mexican actor and singer
1983 Chris Mordetzky American wrestler
1984 Jeff Francoeur American baseball player
1985 Rachael Lampa American singer
1986 Jessica Parker Kennedy Canadian actress
1986 Jaclyn Linetsky Canadian actress (d. 2003)
1986 Maria Ozawa Japanese/French-Canadian pornstar
1986 David Silva Spanish footballer
1987 Carmen Klaschka German tennis player
1988 Allison Harvard American artist and fashion model
1989 Aaron Cruden New Zealand rugby player
1989 Kristjan Einar Icelandic racing driver
1991 Asuka Hinoi Japanese singer
2000 Noah Cyrus American actress