Happy Birthday to these Aquarius' who were born on January 27.

  1. 1443 - Albert, Duke of Saxony (d. 1500)
  2. 1546 - Joachim Friedrich, Elector of Brandenburg (d. 1608)
  3. 1585 - Hendrick Avercamp, Dutch painter (d. 1634)
  4. 1603 - Harbottle Grimston, English politician (d. 1685)
  5. 1621 - Thomas Willis, English physician (d. 1675)
  6. 1662 - Richard Bentley, English classical scholar (d. 1742)
  7. 1687 - Balthasar Neumann, German architect (d. 1753)
  8. 1701 - Johann Nikolaus von Hontheim, German historian (d. 1790)
  9. 1720 - Samuel Foote, English dramatist (d. 1777)
  10. 1741 - Hester Thrale, Welsh diarist (d. 1821)
  11. 1756 - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Austrian composer (d. 1791)
  12. 1805 - Samuel Palmer, English artist (d. 1881)
  13. 1806 - Juan Crisóstomo Arriaga, Spanish composer (d. 1826)
  14. 1814 - Eugène Viollet-le-Duc, French architect (d. 1879)
  15. 1823 - Edouard Lalo, French composer (d. 1892)
  16. 1826 - Mikhail Saltykov-Shchedrin, Russian writer (d. 1889)
  17. 1826 - Richard Taylor, American Confederate general (d. 1879)
  18. 1832 - Lewis Carroll, English author (d. 1898)
  19. 1836 - Leopold von Sacher-Masoch, Austrian writer (d. 1895)
  20. 1841 - Arkhip Kuindzhi, Russian painter (d. 1910)
  21. 1848 - Togo Heihachiro, Japanese admiral (d. 1934)
  22. 1850 - Samuel Gompers, American labor leader (d. 1924)
  23. 1850 - Edward J. Smith, English captain of the Titanic (d. 1912)
  24. 1859 - Emperor Wilhelm II of Germany (d. 1941)
  25. 1885 - Jerome Kern, American composer (d. 1945)
  26. 1885 - Eduard Künneke, German composer (d. 1953)
  27. 1885 - Harry Ruby, American musician (d. 1974)
  28. 1891 - Ilya Ehrenburg, Russian writer (d. 1967)
  29. 1893 - Soong Ching-ling, Chinese wife of Sun Yat-sen (d. 1981)
  30. 1900 - Hyman Rickover, American admiral (d. 1986)
  31. 1901 - Art Rooney, American football team owner (d. 1988)
  32. 1903 - John Carew Eccles, Australian neuropsychologist, Nobel Prize Laureate (d. 1997)
  33. 1905 - Howard McNear, American actor (d. 1969)
  34. 1908 - Oran "Hot Lips" Page, American musician (d. 1954)
  35. 1918 - Skitch Henderson, English bandleader (d. 2005)
  36. 1918 - Elmore James, American blues musician (d. 1963)
  37. 1918 - William Seawell, United States Army Brigadier General (d. 2005)
  38. 1919 - Ross Bagdasarian, American musician (d. 1972)
  39. 1920 - Helmut Zacharias, German violinist (d. 2002)
  40. 1920 - John Box, British film production designer and art director (d. 2005)
  41. 1921 - Donna Reed, American actress (d. 1986)
  42. 1924 - Sabu, Indian actor (d. 1963)
  43. 1926 - Fritz Spiegl, Austrian journalist (d. 2003)
  44. 1929 - Gastón Suárez, Bolivian novelist (d. 1984)
  45. 1930 - Bobby Blue Bland, American singer
  46. 1931 - Mordecai Richler, Canadian author (d. 2001)
  47. 1932 - Boris Shakhlin, Soviet gymnast
  48. 1936 - Troy Donahue, American actor (d. 2001)
  49. 1936 - Samuel C. C. Ting, American physicist, Nobel Prize Laureate
  50. 1937 - John Ogdon, English pianist (d. 1989)
  51. 1940 - James Cromwell, American actor
  52. 1944 - Mairéad Corrigan, Irish activist, Nobel Prize Laureate
  53. 1944 - Nick Mason, English musician (Pink Floyd)
  54. 1945 - Harold Cardinal, Cree political leader (d. 2005)
  55. 1946 - Nedra Talley, American singer (Ronettes)
  56. 1949 - Ethan Mordden, American author
  57. 1950 - Amos Grunebaum, Israeli-born physician
  58. 1954 - Peter Laird, American comic-book artist
  59. 1954 - Joko Ninomiya, Japanese martial artist
  60. 1955 - John Glover Roberts, Jr., 17th Chief Justice of the United States
  61. 1955 - Alexander Stuart, British author
  62. 1956 - Mimi Rogers, American actress
  63. 1957 - Janick Gers, English musician (Iron Maiden)
  64. 1957 - Frank Miller, American author
  65. 1958 - Kadri Mälk, Estonian artist and jewelry designer
  66. 1959 - Keith Olbermann, American sportscaster
  67. 1959 - Cris Collinsworth, American football player
  68. 1961 - Margo Timmins, Canadian singer (Cowboy Junkies)
  69. 1961 - Gillian Gilbert, British musician (New Order)
  70. 1964 - Bridget Fonda, American actress
  71. 1965 - Alan Cumming, Scottish actor
  72. 1967 - Bobby Deol, Indian actor
  73. 1968 - Mike Patton, American singer (Faith No More)
  74. 1968 - Tricky, English rapper
  75. 1969 - Cornelius, musician (Flipper's Guitar)
  76. 1969 - Michael Kulas, Canadian singer/songwriter (James (band))
  77. 1970 - Jon Douglas Rainey, Actor/Host of It Takes a Thief
  78. 1970 - Mark Trojanowski, American musician (Sister Hazel)
  79. 1971 - Fann Wong, Singapore entertainer (Shanghai Knights)
  80. 1972 - Keith Wood, Irish rugby player
  81. 1974 - Chaminda Vaas, Sri Lankan cricketer
  82. 1976 - Clint Ford, American voice actor
  83. 1976 - Ahn Jung-Hwan, Korean football player
  84. 1979 - Daniel Vettori, New Zealand cricketer
  85. 1979 - Rosamund Pike, British actress
  86. 1980 - Marat Safin, Russian tennis player
  87. 1981 - Alicia Molik, Australian tennis player
  88. 1981 - Josh Groban, American Singer
  89. 1987 - Lily Donaldson, British model
  90. 1988 - Kerlon Moura Souza, Brazilian footballer