British Celebrities Born In January

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 1 
Stephen Hawking
(Theoretical Physicist - First to Set Out a Theory of Cosmology)
Stephen Hawking
144
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: January 8, 1942
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Oxford, England
Died: March 14, 2018
 2 
Rowan Atkinson
(Actor & Comedian Best Known for His Role in the Sitcom 'Mr Bean')
Rowan Atkinson
62
Birthdate: January 6, 1955
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: County Durham, England, United Kingdom
 3 
Isaac Newton
(Formulated the Laws of Motion & Universal Gravitation)
Isaac Newton
80
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: January 4, 1643
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Lincolnshire, England
Died: March 31, 1727
 4 
Zayn Malik
(Singer)
Zayn Malik
82
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: January 12, 1993
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Bradford, England
 5 
David Bowie
(Regarded as One of the Most Influential Musicians of the 20th Century)
David Bowie
100
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: January 8, 1947
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: London, England, United Kingdom
Died: January 10, 2016
 6 
Lewis Hamilton
(British Formula One Driver and Winner of Seven World Drivers' Championship Titles)
Lewis Hamilton
74
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 7, 1985
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Stevenage, Hertfordshire, England
 7 
Florence Pugh
(Actress)
Florence Pugh
68
Birthdate: January 3, 1996
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Oxford, England, United Kingdom
 8 
J. R. R. Tolkien
(Author of 'The Hobbit' & 'The Lord of the Rings')
J. R. R. Tolkien
37
Birthdate: January 3, 1892
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Bloemfontein, South Africa
Died: September 2, 1973
 9 
Christian Bale
(British Actor Best Known for His Versatility and Recurring Physical Transformations for His Roles)
Christian Bale
35
Birthdate: January 30, 1974
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, Wales
 10 
Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge
(The Duchess of Cambridge)
Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge
52
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 9, 1982
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Reading, England
 11 
Orlando Bloom
(Known for His Roles in Fantasy, Historical & Adventure Films)
Orlando Bloom
30
Birthdate: January 13, 1977
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Canterbury, England
 12 
Eddie Redmayne
(Known for His Roles in Biopics)
Eddie Redmayne
19
Birthdate: January 6, 1982
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Westminster, London, England
 13 
Henry VII of England
(Monarch of England (1485-1509))
Henry VII of England
31
Birthdate: January 28, 1457
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Pembroke Castle, Pembrokeshire, Wales
Died: April 21, 1509
 14 
Emma Mackey
(French-British Actress Best Known for Her Role as ‘Maeve Wiley’ in the TV Series ‘Sex Education’)
Emma Mackey
40
Birthdate: January 4, 1996
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Le Mans, France
 15 
Rosamund Pike
(Actress)
Rosamund Pike
47
Birthdate: January 27, 1979
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Hammersmith, London, England
 16 
Sade
(Frontwoman of the Soul Band Sade)
Sade
15
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: January 16, 1959
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Ibadan, Nigeria
 17 
Cary Grant
(One of the Leading Men of Classic Hollywood Cinema)
Cary Grant
24
Birthdate: January 18, 1904
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Horfield, Bristol, England
Died: November 29, 1986
 18 
Harold Shipman
(Serial Killer)
Harold Shipman
75
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: January 14, 1946
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Nottingham
Died: January 13, 2004
 19 
Virginia Woolf
(One of the Most Important Modernist 20th-Century Authors)
Virginia Woolf
57
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: January 25, 1882
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Kensington, London, England
Died: March 28, 1941
 20 
Lauren Cohan
(American-British Actress Known for Her Role as ‘Maggie Greene’ in the TV Series ‘The Walking Dead’)
Lauren Cohan
20
Birthdate: January 7, 1982
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Cherry Hill, New Jersey, United States
 21 
Rod Stewart
(One of the Best-Selling Music Artists of All Time)
Rod Stewart
21
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: January 10, 1945
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Highgate
 22 
Phil Collins
(Drummer & Lead Singer of the Rock Band 'Genesis')
Phil Collins
48
Birthdate: January 30, 1951
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Chiswick, Middlesex, London, United Kingdom
 23 
Jimmy Page
(Guitarist and Founder of the Rock Band 'Led Zeppelin')
Jimmy Page
14
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: January 9, 1944
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Heston, Middlesex, England
 24 
Minnie Driver
(Actress and Singer)
Minnie Driver
17
Birthdate: January 31, 1970
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: London, England
 25 
Lewis Carroll
(English Author Best Known for His Works: ‘Alice's Adventures in Wonderland’ & Its Sequel ‘Through the Looking-Glass’)
Lewis Carroll
15
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: January 27, 1832
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Cheshire, England, United Kingdom
Died: January 14, 1898
 26 
Jamie Vardy
(Footballer)
Jamie Vardy
31
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 11, 1987
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Sheffield, United Kingdom
 27 
Will Poulter
70
Birthdate: January 28, 1993
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Hammersmith, London, England
 28 
Francis Bacon
(Philosopher, Politician)
Francis Bacon
17
Birthdate: January 22, 1561
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: York House, London, England
Died: April 9, 1626
 29 
Stephen Fry
24
Birthdate: January 8, 1957
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Hampstead, London, England
 30 
Gemma Arterton
11
Birthdate: January 12, 1986
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Gravesend, England
 31 
Alan Watts
(Writer)
Alan Watts
15
Birthdate: January 6, 1915
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Chislehurst, Kent, England
Died: November 16, 1973
 32 
Kate Moss
(Supermodel)
Kate Moss
17
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: January 16, 1974
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Croydon, England
 33 
Rachel Riley
(TV Presenter)
Rachel Riley
13
Birthdate: January 11, 1986
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Rochford, Essex
 34 
John Hurt
(Actor)
John Hurt
12
Birthdate: January 22, 1940
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Chesterfield, Derbyshire, England, UK
Died: January 27, 2017
 35 
Ben Hardy
(Actor)
Ben Hardy
13
Birthdate: January 2, 1991
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Bournemouth, England
 36 
Suki Waterhouse
19
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: January 5, 1992
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Hammersmith, London
 37 
Nigella Lawson
(Television Personality, Gourmet, Food Writer)
Nigella Lawson
23
Birthdate: January 6, 1960
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: London, United Kingdom
 38 
Syd Barrett
(Singer-songwriter)
Syd Barrett
17
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: January 6, 1946
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Cambridge
Died: July 7, 2006
 39 
James May
(TV Presenter)
James May
6
Birthdate: January 16, 1963
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Bristol, United Kingdom
 40 
Gerald Durrell
(Founder of the 'Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust' and the 'Jersey Zoo')
Gerald Durrell
23
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 7, 1925
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Jamshedpur, India
Died: January 30, 1995
 41 
FKA twigs
(Singer-songwriter)
FKA twigs
7
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: January 16, 1988
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England
Benny Hill
4
Birthdate: January 21, 1924
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Southampton, Hampshire, England
Died: April 20, 1992
 43 
Lord Byron
(Baron Byron)
Lord Byron
21
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: January 22, 1788
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: London, England
Died: April 19, 1824
 44 
Dafne Keen
(Actress)
Dafne Keen
19
Birthdate: January 4, 2005
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Madrid, Spain
 45 
Robert Palmer
4
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: January 19, 1949
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Batley, England
Died: September 26, 2003
 46 
Olivia Colman
(Known for Her Comedic, Dramatic Roles in Film and Television)
Olivia Colman
23
Birthdate: January 30, 1974
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Norwich, Norfolk, England, UK
 47 
A. A. Milne
(Best Known for His Books About the Teddy Bear ‘Winnie-the-Pooh’ and Children's Poetry)
A. A. Milne
9
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: January 18, 1882
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: London, England
Died: January 31, 1956
 48 
John Smith
(Explorer)
John Smith
5
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 6, 1580
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Lincolnshire, England
Died: June 21, 1631
 49 
Joely Richardson
(Best Known for Her Role as ‘Julia McNamara’ in the TV Series ‘Nip/Tuck’)
Joely Richardson
6
Birthdate: January 9, 1965
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Marylebone, London, England
 50 
Emma Bunton
(Actor, Television presenter, Singer-songwriter, Singer, Model, Karateka)
Emma Bunton
9
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: January 21, 1976
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Finchley