Born in 1969

Jan 1 Paul Lawrie a Scottish professional golfer who is best known for winning The Open Championship in 1999.
Jan 1 Kimberly Page an American former professional wrestling personality. Known by her ring name Kimberly Page, she performed as the valet for her then-husband Diamond Dallas Page. She appeared in Playboy newsstand pictorials from 1994 to 1999, and has been featured in Iron Man magazine for her fitness workouts
Jan 1 Yvonne Sciò an Italian model and actress.
Jan 1 Morris Chestnut an American film and television actor. He is known for his roles in the films Boyz n the Hood , The Best Man and its sequel , The Brothers , Two Can Play That Game , Like Mike , Ladder 49 , The Perfect Holiday , Not Easily Broken , Think Like A Man , and TV series Additionally, he co-starred on the short-lived Patti LaBelle 1992–1993 NBC sitcom Out All Night as Jeff Carswell. He is now the host of the new BET show Vindicated
Jan 1 Valeriy Khoroshkovskyi a Ukrainian businessman, former head of the Security Service of Ukraine, former Minister of Finance, and former First Vice Prime Minister. According to Ukrainian and East European media Khoroshkovsky is one of Ukraine's richest people
Jan 1 Mr. Lawrence an American voice actor, comedian, writer, storyboard artist, animator, director and producer best known for his work on the animated series SpongeBob SquarePants, on which he voices the show's villain Sheldon Plankton. He also voiced the character of Filburt on Rocko's Modern Life and has written for both Rocko's Modern Life and SpongeBob SquarePants
Jan 1 Viola (footballer) a Brazilian footballer who plays as a forward for Brazilian side Grêmio Osasco.
Jan 1 Nicolle Dickson an Australian actress who played rebellious Bobby Simpson in soap opera Home and Away from 1988 to 1993.
Jan 1 Verne Troyer an American actor and stunt performer. He is notable for his height of 2 ft 8 in , the result of cartilage-hair hypoplasia dwarfism, making him one of the shortest men in the world. He is best known for playing Mini-Me in the Austin Powers series of comedy films
Jan 2 Karl-Heinz Grasser a former Austrian politician , who held the office of Austrian Minister of Finance from February 2000 to January 2007 as a member of the two subsequent governments of Wolfgang Schüssel. While at the time praised by many for consolidating Austria's budget, he has since then been known for his alleged involvement in major corruption scandals. For some time, he was also some kind of a jet set person after marrying Fiona Swarovski, the heir of the Swarovski crystal manufacturers in Tyrol, Austria
Jan 2 William Fox-Pitt an English equestrian. He has had notable successes at the Burghley, Badminton, Blenheim and Bramham Horse Trials. He first won the British Open Championships at Gatcombe Park in 1995 and his career highlights include an Olympic team silver medal at both the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens and the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, and a Team Gold Medal and Individual Silver medal at the World Equestrian Games at Kentucky in 2010. In 2011 he became the first rider to win five different four-star events, having won the Burghley Horse Trials six times , Rolex Kentucky Three Day three times , Stars of Pau twice and with single victories at each of the Badminton Horse Trials and Luhmühlen Horse Trials
Jan 2 Oleh Suslov a former professional Ukrainian football player. He for several years played in Austria where ended his playing career. Before that for over 10 years he stayed in Odessa where he played for couple of teams. In 1993-94 Ukrainian Cup season his penalty kick brought FC Chornomorets Odessa its second national club competition award. In the final of that edition Chornomorets defeated Tavriya in the series of penalty kicks as the regular and extra time brought a dry tie between them, 0:0
Jan 2 Glen Johnson (boxer) a professional boxer. Nicknamed Gentleman and The Road Warrior, Johnson is the former IBF & The Ring light heavyweight champion. He is well known for his shocking KO victory over Roy Jones Jr
Jan 2 Khaled Al-Eid a Saudi Arabian equestrian who won a bronze medal in individual jumping at the 2000 Summer Olympics.
Jan 2 Domingos Paciência a Portuguese retired footballer who played as a striker, and the current manager of Vitória de Setúbal.
Jan 2 Robby Gordon an American racecar driver. He has raced in NASCAR, CART, IndyCar, Trans-Am, IMSA, IROC and Dakar Rally
Jan 2 Róbert Švehla a Slovak retired professional ice hockey defenceman who played in the NHL for 9 seasons from 1995 until 2003.
Jan 2 Tommy Morrison an American heavyweight boxer and a former World Boxing Organization champion. He lost only three out of a total of 52 professional fights. Morrison appeared in the 1990 Sylvester Stallone boxing film Rocky Morrison retired from boxing in 1996 when he tested positive for HIV
Jan 2 Patrick Huard a French Canadian actor and comedian.
Jan 2 Christy Turlington an American model currently representing Calvin Klein's Eternity campaign and Maybelline. In 2013, Christy was one of 2013's Glamour Women of the Year recipients, and in 2014 was named as one of Time's 100 Most Influential People of 2014
Jan 3 Michael Schumacher a German retired racing driver. Schumacher is a seven-time Formula One World Champion and is widely regarded as one of the greatest F1 drivers of all time. He was named Laureus World Sportsman of the Year twice. He holds many of Formula One's driver records, including most championships, race victories, fastest laps, pole positions and most races won in a single season – 13 in 2004. In 2002, he became the only driver in Formula One history to finish in the top three in every race of a season and then also broke the record for most consecutive podium finishes. According to the official Formula One website, he is "statistically the greatest driver the sport has ever seen"
Jan 3 Jay Edwards (basketball) an American former professional basketball player who was selected by the Los Angeles Clippers in the 2nd round of the 1989 NBA Draft. A 6'4" guard from Indiana University, Edwards played in only 4 games for the Clippers in his NBA career. He entered the NBA after playing only two seasons for the Hoosiers. During his sophomore year at Indiana, he averaged 20.0 ppg for the Hoosiers and once held the school record for 20 consecutive games with a three-pointer , leading the Hoosiers to the 1989 Big Ten title. Edwards was the Big Ten Freshman of the Year in 1988 and an All-American in 1989. When Edwards was in high school in Marion, Indiana, he and his teammate, Lyndon Jones, led the Marion Giants to three consecutive state championships. The three-peat was known in Indiana as the "Purple Reign" referring to the schools colors of purple and gold. In 1987 Edwards shared the title of Indiana's "Mr. Basketball" award along with teammate Lyndon Jones. Edwards and Jones would also play together for two years at Indiana University
Jan 3 James Carter (musician) an Afroamerican jazz musician.
Jan 3 Jarmo Lehtinen a rally co-driver from Finland. He is currently the co-driver to World Rally Championship driver Mikko Hirvonen. To date the pair have scored 13 WRC wins, all with the Ford World Rally Team
Jan 3 Gerda Weissensteiner an Italian luger and bobsleigh pilot who has competed from the late 1980s to 2006. Competing in six Winter Olympics, she won the gold medal in the women's singles luge event at the 1994 Winter Olympics in Lillehammer, and together with Jennifer Isacco she won the bronze in Turin in the two-woman bobsleigh at the 2006 Winter Olympics
Jan 4 Mary Macleod a British Conservative Party politician, who has been the Member of Parliament for Brentford and Isleworth since the 2010 general election. After a career in business consulting, she was a policy advisor to Queen Elizabeth II
Jan 4 Corie Blount a retired American professional basketball player born in Monrovia, California.
Jan 4 Boris Berezovsky (pianist) a Russian virtuoso pianist.
Jan 4 Kostas Frantzeskos a Greek former footballer, best known for his deadly free-kick accuracy. He scored numerous times from set-pieces during his career
Jan 4 Kees van Wonderen a Dutch retired footballer who played professional football for NEC Nijmegen, NAC Breda and Feyenoord Rotterdam.
Jan 5 Aleksandr Shchukin a Russian professional footballer. He made his professional debut in the Soviet Second League in 1987 for FC Lokomotiv Gorky. He was killed in 2000 in a car crash near Arzamas
Jan 5 Marilyn Manson an American musician, songwriter, actor, painter, multimedia artist and former music journalist known for his controversial stage personality and image as the eponymous lead singer of the band Marilyn Manson, which he co-founded with Daisy Berkowitz and of which he remains the only constant member. His stage name was formed by juxtaposing the names of two American cultural icons, namely actress Marilyn Monroe and Manson Family leader Charles Manson
Jan 5 Petra Behle a former German biathlete.
Jan 5 Paul McGillion a Vancouver-based actor who has worked in television, film and theatre since 1990. He is best known for his role on the television series Stargate Atlantis as Carson Beckett
Jan 5 Shea Whigham an American actor. He portrayed Elias "Eli" Thompson in the HBO drama series Boardwalk Empire
Jan 6 Vincenzo Natali an American-Canadian film director and screenwriter, best known for writing and directing science fiction films such as Cube, Cypher, Nothing, and Splice.
Jan 6 Ilie Dumitrescu a Romanian former football player and coach, who was last manager of Steaua Bucureşti. A tricky forward, he shot to fame when his frontline partnership with Gheorghe Hagi and Florin Răducioiu led the Romania national team to the 1994 FIFA World Cup quarterfinal, eliminating Argentina en route
Jan 6 Nicholas A'Hern a retired Australian race walker, who won gold medals at the Commonwealth Games in both Victoria and Kuala Lumpur. He represented his country at three Summer Olympics and also raced at five editions of the World Championships in Athletics. His best placing on the global stage was fourth in the 20 kilometres race walk at the 1996 Atlanta Olympics
Jan 6 Norman Reedus an American actor and model. He is known for his roles as Daryl Dixon in the AMC series The Walking Dead and Murphy MacManus in the 1999 film The Boondock Saints and its 2009 sequel The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day. He has also directed several videos and modeled for various fashion designers
Jan 7 Marco Simone an Italian former professional football player in the striker or winger position. He most prominently played for AC Milan, with whom he won four Italian Serie A championships, as well as French clubs Paris Saint-Germain and AS Monaco. He played four games for the Italian national team
Jan 7 Rex Lee (actor) an American actor of Korean descent. He is best known for his role on the HBO original series Entourage as Lloyd Lee
Jan 7 David Yost an American actor and producer. He is best known for portraying Billy Cranston in Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: The Movie, and Power Rangers Zeo
Jan 8 J. Hunter Johnson a freelance American game designer, author, and translator. He has translated many game rules and websites from the German for Mayfair Games. He has authored or co-authored six books for Steve Jackson Games, including GURPS Monsters and GURPS Japan and designed two games for White Wolf Publishing, including gToons, which proved popular among children on Cartoon Network's Cartoon Orbit children's website and left an impact on how such websites use digital trading cards for online gaming
Jan 8 Valentyna Tserbe-Nessina a Ukrainian biathlete. At the 1994 Winter Olympics in Lillehammer, she won a bronze medal in the 7.5 km sprint, and finished 5th with the Ukrainian relay team
Jan 8 Stan Storimans Stanislaus N.I.M. Storimans was a Dutch RTL TV veteran cameraman. He had planned to publish a book describing his 20 years of reporting from hotspots like Afghanistan, Republic of the Congo, Indonesia, Iraq, Sri Lanka, the former Zaire and the former Yugoslavia, among others. He was killed in a Russian airstrike on the Georgian city of Gori during the 2008 South Ossetia War
Jan 8 Teresa Salgueiro a Portuguese singer. She is best known as the lead singer of Madredeus from 1987 until 2007. She also participated as lead actress in feature film by Wim Wenders, entitled "Lisbon Story"
Jan 8 Hiroki Ioka a former WBC Minimumweight and WBA Lightweight champion. He was the first ever WBC Minimumweight champion, winning the title immediately after the minimumweight division was created
Jan 8 Ami Dolenz an American television and film actress and producer.
Jan 10 Koushun Takami a Japanese author and journalist. Best known for his 1999 novel Battle Royale, which was later adapted into two live-action films, directed by Kinji Fukasaku, and three manga series
Jan 10 Robert Maaskant a retired Dutch football midfielder and current assistant coach of Columbus Crew in the MLS.