Happy Birthday to these Aquarius' who were born on January 26.

  1. 1497 - Emperor Go-Nara of Japan (d. 1557)
  2. 1541 - Florent Chrestien, French writer (d. 1596)
  3. 1714 - Jean-Baptiste Pigalle, French sculptor (d. 1785)
  4. 1716 - George Germain, 1st Viscount Sackville, British soldier and politician (d. 1785)
  5. 1722 - Alexander Carlyle, Scottish church leader (d. 1805)
  6. 1763 - Charles XIV John of Sweden, Napoleonic general (d. 1844)
  7. 1781 - Achim von Arnim, German poet (d. 1831)
  8. 1813 - Juan Pablo Duarte, Dominican founding father (d. 1876)
  9. 1826 - Julia Dent Grant, First Lady of the United States (d. 1902)
  10. 1857 - the 12th Dalai Lama (d. 1875)
  11. 1880 - Douglas MacArthur, American general and Medal of Honor recipient (d. 1964)
  12. 1891 - Frank Costello, Italian-born gangster (d. 1973)
  13. 1887 - François Faber, Luxembourgish cyclist (d. 1915)
  14. 1892 - Zara Cully, American actress (d. 1978)
  15. 1900 - Karl Ristenpart, German conductor (d. 1967)
  16. 1901 - Stuart Symington, American politician (d. 1988)
  17. 1902 - Menno ter Braak, Dutch author and polemicist (d. 1940)
  18. 1904 - Ancel Keys, American scientist (d. 2004)
  19. 1904 - Seán MacBride, Irish statesman, Nobel Prize Laureate (d. 1988)
  20. 1905 - Charles Lane, American actor
  21. 1905 - Maria von Trapp, Austrian-born singer (d. 1987)
  22. 1908 - Stéphane Grappelli, French jazz violinist (d. 1997)
  23. 1911 - Polykarp Kusch, German-born physicist, Nobel Prize Laureate (d. 1993)
  24. 1913 - James Van Heusen, American songwriter (d. 1990)
  25. 1914 - Princess Hadice Hayriye Ayshe Dürrühsehvar (d. 2006)
  26. 1915 - William Hopper, American actor (d. 1970)
  27. 1918 - Nicolae Ceausescu, Romanian dictator (d. 1989)
  28. 1918 - Philip José Farmer, American writer
  29. 1921 - Akio Morita, Japanese businessman (d. 1999)
  30. 1922 - Michael Bentine, British comedian (d. 1996)
  31. 1923 - Anne Jeffreys, American actress
  32. 1924 - Rauf Denktash, Cypriot politician
  33. 1924 - Annette Strauss, philanthropist and Mayor of Dallas, Texas (d. 1998)
  34. 1924 - Alice Babs, Swedish singer
  35. 1925 - Joan Leslie, American actress
  36. 1925 - Paul Newman, American actor
  37. 1926 - Farman Fatehpuri, Pakistani scholar, writer and linguist
  38. 1927 - José Azcona del Hoyo, President of Honduras (d. 2005)
  39. 1927 - Bob Nieman, baseball player (d. 1985)
  40. 1928 - Roger Vadim, French film director and actor (d. 2000)
  41. 1928 - George H. Ross, American attorney and TV reality show star (The Apprentice)
  42. 1929 - Jules Feiffer, American cartoonist and writer
  43. 1929 - Gordon Solie, American wrestling commentator
  44. 1932 - Clement Seymour "Sir Coxsone" Dodd, Jamaican record producer
  45. 1933 - Ercole Baldini, Italian cyclist
  46. 1935 - Bob Uecker, baseball player, broadcaster, and actor
  47. 1937 - Joseph Saidu Momoh, Sierra Leone political leader (d. 2003)
  48. 1941 - Scott Glenn, American actor
  49. 1941 - Henry Jaglom, English director
  50. 1943 - César Gutiérrez, Venezuelan Major League Baseball player (d. 2005)
  51. 1943 - Jean Knight, American singer
  52. 1944 - Angela Davis, American feminist and activist
  53. 1945 - Jacqueline du Pré, English cellist (d. 1987)
  54. 1946 - Gene Siskel, American film critic (d. 1999)
  55. 1949 - Jonathan Carroll, American author
  56. 1950 - Janet Lupo, American model
  57. 1953 - Anders Fogh Rasmussen, Prime Minister of Denmark
  58. 1953 - Lucinda Williams, American singer
  59. 1955 - Eddie Van Halen, Dutch-born musician
  60. 1958 - Anita Baker, American singer
  61. 1958 - Ellen DeGeneres, American actress, comedian, and talk show host
  62. 1958 - Salvador Sánchez, Mexican boxer
  63. 1961 - Wayne Gretzky, Canadian hockey player, coach, and team owner
  64. 1962 - Oscar Ruggeri, Argentine footballer
  65. 1963 - José Mourinho, Portuguese football manager
  66. 1963 - Andrew Ridgeley, English musician
  67. 1964 - Paul Johansson, American actor
  68. 1965 - Natalia Yurchenko, Soviet gymnast
  69. 1970 - Kirk Franklin, American singer
  70. 1971 - Dorian Gregory, American actor
  71. 1971 - Bryan Callen, American actor
  72. 1976 - Frankie Rayder, American model
  73. 1976 - Maggie Lawson, Australian Musician
  74. 1977 - Vince Carter, American basketball player
  75. 1977 - Justin Gimelstob, American tennis player
  76. 1978 - Corina Morariu, American tennis player
  77. 1978 - Kelly Stables, American actress
  78. 1979 - Sara Rue, American actress
  79. 1986 - Matt Heafy, Japenese-born musician (Trivium)
  80. 1986 - Shantelle Taylor, Canadian professional wrestler
  81. 1989 - Emily Hughes, American figure skater
  82. 1993 - Cameron Bright, Canadian actor
  83. 1995 - Kyle Chavarria, American actress