Happy Birthday to these Capricorns who were born on January 5.

  1. 1209 - Richard, 1st Earl of Cornwall, Holy Roman Emperor (d. 1272)
  2. 1548 - Francisco Suarez, Spanish theologian (d. 1617)
  3. 1587 - Xu Xiake, Chinese geographer (d. 1641)
  4. 1592 - Shah Jahan, Mughal Emperor of India (d. 1666)
  5. 1614 - Archduke Leopold Wilhelm of Austria, (d. 1662)
  6. 1696 - Giuseppe Galli-Bibiena, Italian architect/painter (d. 1757).
  7. 1717 - William Wildman Shute Barrington, British statesman (d. 1793)
  8. 1779 - Stephen Decatur, American naval officer (d. 1820)
  9. 1779 - Zebulon Pike, American explorer (d. 1813)
  10. 1838 - Camille Jordan, French mathematician (d. 1922)
  11. 1846 - Rudolf Christoph Eucken, German writer, Nobel laureate (d. 1926)
  12. 1855 - King Camp Gillette, American inventor (d. 1932)
  13. 1864 - Bob Caruthers, baseball player (d. 1911)
  14. 1865 - Julio Garavito Armero, Colombian astronomer (d. 1920)
  15. 1874 - Joseph Erlanger, American physiologist, Nobel laureate (d. 1965)
  16. 1876 - Konrad Adenauer, German statesman (d. 1967)
  17. 1879 - Hans Eppinger, Austrian physician (d. 1946)
  18. 1880 - Nikolay Medtner, Russian composer (d. 1951)
  19. 1893 - Zoltán Böszörmény, Hungarian Nazi politician, (d. unknown)
  20. 1893 - Paramahansa Yogananda, Indian guru (d. 1952)
  21. 1895 - Elizabeth Cotten, American musician (d. 1987)
  22. 1900 - Yves Tanguy, French painter (d. 1955)
  23. 1902 - Stella Gibbons, English novelist (d. 1989)
  24. 1904 - Jeane Dixon, American astrologer (d. 1997)
  25. 1908 - George Dolenz, American actor (d. 1963)
  26. 1909 - Stephen Kleene, American mathematician (d. 1994)
  27. 1910 - Hugh Brannum, American actor (d. 1987)
  28. 1910 - Jack Lovelock, New Zealand athlete (d. 1949)
  29. 1913 - Jean-Pierre Aumont, French actor (d. 2001)
  30. 1914 - George Reeves, American actor (d. 1959)
  31. 1914 - Nicolas de Staël, French-Russian painter (d. 1955)
  32. 1915 - Arthur H. Robinson, Canadian-born cartographer (d. 2004)
  33. 1920 - Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli, Italian pianist (d. 1995)
  34. 1921 - Friedrich Dürrenmatt, Swiss writer (d. 1990)
  35. 1921 - Jean, Grand Duke of Luxembourg
  36. 1923 - Sam Phillips, American music producer (d. 2003)
  37. 1926 - Hosea Williams, American activist (d. 2000)
  38. 1928 - Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto, Pakistani statesman (d. 1979)
  39. 1928 - Walter Mondale, American politican
  40. 1931 - Alvin Ailey, American choreographer (d. 1989)
  41. 1931 - Alfred Brendel, Austrian pianist
  42. 1931 - Robert Duvall, American actor
  43. 1932 - Umberto Eco, Italian writer
  44. 1932 - Chuck Noll, American football coach
  45. 1936 - Florence King, American humorist
  46. 1938 - King Juan Carlos I of Spain
  47. 1938 - Jim Otto, American football player
  48. 1938 - Ngugi wa Thiongo, Kenyan writer
  49. 1940 - Michael O'Donoghue, American writer (d. 1994)
  50. 1940 - Yuri Ershov, Russian mathematician
  51. 1941 - Hayao Miyazaki, Japanese film maker
  52. 1941 - Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi, Indian cricketer
  53. 1942 - Maurizio Pollini, Italian pianist
  54. 1942 - Charlie Rose, American talk show host
  55. 1945 - Roger Spottiswoode, Canadian-born film director
  56. 1946 - Diane Keaton, American actress
  57. 1948 - Ted Lange, American actor
  58. 1949 - George Brown, American drummer (Kool & The Gang)
  59. 1950 - Chris Stein, American guitarist (Blondie)
  60. 1950 - John Manley, Canadian politician
  61. 1950 - Ioan Petru Culianu, Romanian-born professor (d. 1991)
  62. 1950 - Charlie Richmond, Canadian entrepreneur
  63. 1951 - Steve Arnold, English footballer
  64. 1953 - Pamela Sue Martin, American actress
  65. 1954 - Alex English, American basketball player
  66. 1956 - Chen Kenichi, Japanese-born chef
  67. 1959 - Clancy Brown, American actor
  68. 1960 - Phil Thornalley, English bass guitarist (The Cure)
  69. 1960 - Steve Jones, aviator (Red Bull Air Race World Series)
  70. 1962 - Suzy Amis, American actress
  71. 1962 - Joe Monzo, American composer
  72. 1962 - Danny Jackson, baseball player
  73. 1963 - Jeff Fassero, baseball player
  74. 1964 - Grant Young, American drummer (Soul Asylum)
  75. 1965 - Vinnie Jones, British actor
  76. 1966 - Kate Schellenbach, American drummer (Luscious Jackson)
  77. 1967 - Joe Flanigan, American actor
  78. 1968 - Andrew Golota, Polish boxer
  79. 1968 - Ricky Paull Goldin, American actor
  80. 1969 - Marilyn Manson, American singer
  81. 1969 - Paul McGillion, Scottish actor
  82. 1971 - Mayuko Takata, Japanese actress
  83. 1972 - Sakis Rouvas, Greek singer
  84. 1975 - Mike Grier, American football player
  85. 1975 - Bradley Cooper, American actor
  86. 1975 - Kylie Bax, New Zealand model
  87. 1976 - Matt Wachter, American bassist (30 Seconds to Mars)
  88. 1978 - Franck Montagny, French Formula One driver
  89. 1979 - Kyle Calder, American hockey player
  90. 1981 - Corey Flynn, New Zealand rugby player
  91. 1982 - Janica Kostelic, Croatian skier
  92. 1984 - Amanda Hearst, American heiress
  93. 1985 - Richard Butler, English footballer
  94. 1985 - Michael Cuccione, Canadian actor (d. 2001)
  95. 1985 - Yoon So-Yi, South Korean actress