Happy Birthday to these Aquarius' who were born on January 22.

  1. 1263 - Ibn Taymiya, Islamic scholar (d. 1328)
  2. 1440 - Ivan III of Russia (d. 1505)
  3. 1553 - Mori Terumoto, Japanese warrior (d. 1625)
  4. 1561 - Sir Francis Bacon, English philosopher (d. 1626)
  5. 1570 - Sir Robert Bruce Cotton, English politician (d. 1631)
  6. 1592 - Pierre Gassendi, French philosopher, mathematician, and scientist (d. 1655)
  7. 1654 - Richard Blackmore, English physician and writer (d. 1729)
  8. 1690 - Nicolas Lancret, French painter (d. 1743)
  9. 1729 - Gotthold Ephraim Lessing, German author and philosopher (d. 1781)
  10. 1781 - François Antoine Habeneck, French violinist (b. 1849)
  11. 1788 - George Gordon, Lord Byron, English poet (d. 1824)
  12. 1800 - Nat Turner, American slave rebellion leader
  13. 1820 - Joseph Wolf, German artist (d. 1899)
  14. 1849 - August Strindberg, Swedish writer (d. 1912)
  15. 1869 - Grigori Rasputin, Russian monk (d. 1916)
  16. 1875 - D. W. Griffith, American film director (d. 1948)
  17. 1882 - Theodore Kosloff, Russian-born actor, ballet dancer and choreographer (d. 1956)
  18. 1886 - Roman Ungern von Sternberg, Russian counter-revolutionary (d. 1921)
  19. 1889 - Henri Pélissier, French cyclist (d. 1935)
  20. 1890 - Fred M. Vinson, 13th Chief Justice of the United States (d. 1953)
  21. 1890 - Vinko Zganec, Croatian ethnomusicologist (d. 1976)
  22. 1892 - Marcel Dassault, French industrialist (d. 1986)
  23. 1893 - Conrad Veidt, German actor (d. 1943)
  24. 1897 - Rosa Ponselle, American soprano (d. 1981)
  25. 1902 - Daniel Kinsey, American hurdler (d. 1970)
  26. 1903 - Fritz Houtermans, Polish physicist (d. 1966)
  27. 1904 (N.S.) - George Balanchine, Russian choreographer (d. 1983)
  28. 1904 - Arkady Gaidar, Russian children's writer (d. 1941)
  29. 1906 - Robert E. Howard, American author (d. 1936)
  30. 1907 - Douglas Corrigan, American pilot (d. 1995)
  31. 1907 - William Ralph Dean, English footballer (d. 1980)
  32. 1907 - Mary Dresselhuys, Dutch actress (d. 2004)
  33. 1908 - Lev Davidovich Landau, Russian physicist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1968)
  34. 1909 - Ann Sothern, American actress (d. 2001)
  35. 1909 - U Thant, Burmese 3rd United Nations Secretary General (d. 1974)
  36. 1909 - Porfirio Rubirosa, Dominican diplomat and international playboy (d. 1965)
  37. 1911 - Bruno Kreisky, Chancellor of Austria (d. 1990)
  38. 1913 - William Cardinal Conway, Northern Irish clergyman (d. 1977)
  39. 1913 - Carl F. H. Henry, American theologian and publisher (d. 2003)
  40. 1915 - Heinrich Albertz, German theologian and politician (d. 1993)
  41. 1916 - Henri Dutilleux, French composer
  42. 1920 - Sir Alf Ramsey, English footballer manager (d. 1999)
  43. 1924 - J. J. Johnson, American jazz trombonist and composer (d. 2001)
  44. 1927 - Lou Creekmur, American football player
  45. 1928 - George A. Borgman, American jazz historian and journalist
  46. 1931 - Sam Cooke, American singer (d. 1964)
  47. 1932 - Piper Laurie, American actress
  48. 1932 - Berthold Grünfeld, Norwegian psychiatrist and former sexologist
  49. 1934 - Bill Bixby, American actor (d. 1993)
  50. 1935 - Seymour Cassel, American actor
  51. 1936 - Alan J. Heeger, American chemist, Nobel Prize laureate
  52. 1937 - Joseph Wambaugh, American author
  53. 1937 - Edén Pastora Gómez, Nicaraguan rebel leader
  54. 1939 - Jeff Smith, American chef (d. 2004)
  55. 1940 - Addie "Micki" Harris, singer (Shirelles) (d. 1982)
  56. 1940 - John Hurt, English actor
  57. 1940 - George Seifert, American football coach
  58. 1945 - Arthur Beetson, Australian rugby league player & coach
  59. 1946 - Serge Savard, Canadian hockey player
  60. 1946 - Malcolm McLaren, English impresario, musician and self-publicist
  61. 1947 - Afeni Shakur, 2Pac's mother
  62. 1949 - Steve Perry, American musician
  63. 1949 - Mike Caldwell, Baseball player
  64. 1953 - Jim Jarmusch, American director
  65. 1954 - Chris Lemmon, American actor
  66. 1954 - Peter Pilz, Austrian politician
  67. 1956 - John Wesley Shipp, American actor
  68. 1957 - Mike Bossy, Canadian hockey player
  69. 1959 - Linda Blair, American actress
  70. 1960 - Michael Hutchence, Australian musician (INXS) (d. 1997)
  71. 1962 - Choi Min-sik, South Korean actor
  72. 1963 - Andrei Tchmil, Ukrainian-Belgian cyclist
  73. 1965 - DJ Jazzy Jeff, American rapper and actor
  74. 1965 - Diane Lane, American actress
  75. 1965 - Andrew Roachford, English singer and songwriter
  76. 1965 - Steven Adler, American drummer (Guns N' Roses)
  77. 1966 - Ecaterina Szabo, Romanian gymnast
  78. 1967 - Olivia d'Abo, English actress
  79. 1967 - Manabu Nakanishi, Japanese professional wrestler
  80. 1968 - Frank Lebœuf, French footballer
  81. 1970 - Alex Ross, American comic book painter (Marvels, Kingdom Come)
  82. 1970 - Abraham Olano, Spanish cyclist
  83. 1971 - Stan Collymore, English Footballer
  84. 1972 - Gabriel Macht, American actor
  85. 1972 - Romi Paku, Japanese seiyu (voice actress)
  86. 1972 - Gonzalo Rodriguez, Uruguayen racing driver (d. 1999)
  87. 1973 - Rogerio Ceni, Brazilian footballer
  88. 1975 - Balthazar Getty, American actor
  89. 1975 - David Vyborny, Czech ice hockey player
  90. 1977 - Hidetoshi Nakata, Japanese footballer
  91. 1977 - Jono Gibbes, New Zealand, Maori and Waikato Rugby Player
  92. 1978 - Chone Figgins, baseball player
  93. 1980 - Christopher Masterson, American actor
  94. 1980 - Ben Moody, American guitarist (Evanescence)
  95. 1980 - Jonathan Woodgate, English footballer(Real Madrid)
  96. 1981 - Chantelle Anderson, American basketball player
  97. 1981 - Willa Ford, American singer
  98. 1981 - Beverley Mitchell, American actress
  99. 1982 - Fabricio Coloccini, Argentine footballer
  100. 1983 - Shaun Cody, American football player
  101. 1983 - Robert Steinhäuser, perpetrator of the Erfurt massacre
  102. 1984 - Raica Oliveira, Brazilian supermodel
  103. 1984 - Leon Powe, American basketball player
  104. 1984 - Ben Eager,Canadian Hockey player
  105. 1985 - Mohamed Sissoko, Malian footballer
  106. 1986 - Lee Pa-ni, South Korean model
  107. 1987 - Astrid Jacobsen, Norwegian cross-country skier
  108. 1988 - Greg Oden, High-School All-American Player
  109. 1989 - Jared Smith, American rapper and actor