Born in 1996

Jan 4 Jade Jones (athlete) an English wheelchair racer, competing in T54 events. Jones competed in the 2012 Summer Paralympics in the 400m, 800m and 1500m
Jan 6 Kishan Shrikanth a film actor & director from India. He is the "Youngest director of a professionally made feature length film" as acknowledged by the Guinness Book of World Records. As of January 2006, having acted in 24 films and in many popular Indian soap opera , he directed a feature film, C/o Footpath , about an orphaned boy who wants to go to school. The film is adapted from a short story written by himself, and the cast includes prominent Indian actors Jackie Shroff, Saurabh Shukla, Jayashree, Sudeep and Tara. Kishan himself plays the lead. The film has been dubbed into the 5 major Indian languages and it has also been released in English Language. It was first shot in Kannada and the original version was released on 26 November 2006. Shroff said of Kishan: "He is such a genius that I had to work in his film. He is constantly thinking about his next shot, constantly innovating to make it better. He is sure about what he wants from his actors"
Jan 6 Mosquito (footballer) a Brazilian footballer who currently plays for Atlético Paranaense.
Jan 6 Mitsuru Maruoka a Japanese footballer who plays for Borussia Dortmund. He plays as a central midfielder
Jan 7 Fu Yuanhui a Chinese swimmer. She competed at the 2012 Summer Olympics in the Women's 100 metre backstroke, finishing in 8th place in the heats and qualifying for the semifinals
Jan 7 Isaac Success a Nigerian footballer who plays for Spanish club Granada CF as a striker.
Jan 10 María Paulina Pérez a Colombian tennis player.
Jan 10 Paula Andrea Pérez a Colombian tennis player.
Jan 11 Semyon Koshelev a Kazakhstani professional ice hockey player currently playing for the Krasnaya Armiya in the Junior Hockey League. Koshelev selected 4th overall in the first round of 2013 KHL Junior Draft by Neftekhimik Nizhnekamsk. On November 6, 2013, CSKA Moscow acquired the rights to Semyon Koshelev
Jan 12 Ella Henderson a British singer-songwriter. She was a finalist on the ninth series of The X Factor in 2012 and finished in sixth place, despite being a strong favourite to win. She was subsequently signed to Syco Music
Jan 12 Ai Hashimoto a Japanese actress and fashion model.
Jan 15 Danilo Mariotto dos Santos a Brazilian footballer who plays as a striker for Volyn Lutsk on loan from Fluminense.
Jan 15 Tim Dierßen a German footballer who plays as a attacking midfielder for Hannover 96 in the Bundesliga.
Jan 15 Dove Cameron an American teen actress and singer. She is known for playing the title characters in the Disney Channel sitcom Liv and Maddie. She also starred in the Disney Channel Original Movie Cloud 9 as Kayla Morgan
Jan 16 Anastasia Grishina a Russian artistic gymnast. She was a member of the silver medal winning Russian team at the 2012 Summer Olympics, and the 2013 European all around bronze medalist
Jan 21 Marco Asensio a Spanish professional footballer who plays for RCD Mallorca as a winger.
Jan 23 Auro a Brazilian footballer who plays for São Paulo FC as a right back.
Jan 23 Chachi Gonzales an American dancer, choreographer and occasional actress. She is a member of the dance crew I.aM.mE, which won the sixth season of America's Best Dance Crew in 2011
Jan 25 Adama Traoré (Spanish footballer) a Spanish footballer who plays for FC Barcelona B as a right winger.
Jan 26 Igor Decraene a Belgian cyclist. He had ridden professionally since 2012. In 2013, he became the UCI world junior men's time trial champion. The event took place on 24 September in Florence, Tuscany, Italy. In 2013 and 2014 he was also the Belgian national champion in the time trial for juniors men. At the time of his death, he was preparing to defend his junior world time trial title at the 2014 UCI Road World Championships in Ponferrada, Spain on 23 September
Jan 26 Zakaria Bakkali a Belgian footballer of Moroccan descent who currently plays for the Dutch club PSV Eindhoven. He has also been selected for the Belgium national football team. He is most famous for becoming the youngest Eredivisie player of all-time to score a hat-trick, at the age of 17 years and 196 days. Bakkali is the youngest player on the Belgium national team at the moment
Jan 26 Tyger Drew-Honey an English actor, musician, and television presenter. He is best known for his roles with the BBC
Jan 27 Braeden Lemasters an American actor, musician and voice actor. He is best known for his role as Albert in Men of a Certain Age. He is also the founding member/one of two lead singers/lead guitar player/and songwriter of the band The Feaver
Jan 28 Paweł Stolarski a Polish footballer who plays as a midfielder or defender for Lechia Gdańsk.
Jan 28 Robert Biwott a Kenyan middle-distance runner. In 2013, he won the World Youth Championship at 1500 metres and the African Youth Championship at both 800 m and 1500 He won the 800 metres in his Diamond League debut in 2014
Jan 28 Emily Piriz an American singer from Orlando, Florida, who finished in 12th place on the thirteenth season of American Idol in 2014.
Jan 29 Juho Lammikko a Finnish ice hockey player. His is currently playing with the Kingston Frontenacs in the Ontario Hockey League
Jan 29 Megan Jossa a teen actress best known for playing Courtney Mitchell in the BBC soap opera EastEnders.
Jan 29 Nora Foss al-Jabri an Iraqi-Norwegian singer.
Jan 31 Joel Courtney an American actor, best known for his role of Joseph "Joe" Lamb in the 2011 Steven Spielberg/J. Abrams film Super 8, for which he received critical acclaim and a Saturn Award
Feb 1 Valmir Sulejmani a German born footballer of Albanian ethnicity who plays as a winger for Hannover 96 in the Bundesliga.
Feb 1 Roma Acorn a Russian YouTuber turned pop singer who became popular in 2011 due to YouTube. Roma was chosen as one of the opening acts of Justin Bieber's Believe Tour in Moscow and Saint Petersburg. He has recently released his debut album "Зона свободного падения"
Feb 1 Dionne Bromfield a British soul singer-songwriter and TV presenter. Bromfield's debut album, Introducing Dionne Bromfield, was released in 2009 by Amy Winehouse's Lioness Records label. She first came to public attention after performing on the British TV show, Strictly Come Dancing with Amy Winehouse on backing vocals. She is known for being one of the presenters on Friday Download
Feb 2 Miroslav Káčer a Slovak football midfielder who currently plays for the Fortuna Liga club MŠK Žilina.
Feb 4 Polina Fedorova a Russian artistic gymnast.
Feb 6 Justina Mikulskytė a Lithuanian tennis player.
Feb 6 Kenza Tazi a Moroccan alpine skier. She competed for Morocco at the 2014 Winter Olympics in the slalom and giant slalom
Feb 7 Aaron Ekblad a Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman, currently playing with the Florida Panthers in the National Hockey League. Ekblad was selected first overall in the 2011 OHL Entry Draft, and he was selected 1st overall by the Florida Panthers in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft
Feb 7 David Castro (actor) an American teen actor. He is best known for his role in the 2007 film Where God Left His Shoes as Justin Diaz, the son of Frank Diaz and Angela Diaz
Feb 7 Mai Hagiwara a Japanese pop singer. She is a member of the bands Cute and also Hello! Project Kids
Feb 8 Anton Mitryushkin a Russian professional football player. Currently, he plays in the Russian Premier League for FC Spartak Moscow
Feb 8 Kenedy (footballer) a Brazilian footballer who plays as a striker for Fluminense.
Feb 9 Kelli Berglund an American teen actress, dancer and singer. She plays Bree Davenport, a bionic teenager with lightning speed in the Disney XD series Lab Rats. She stars in the Disney Channel Original movie How to Build a Better Boy, where she portrays Mae Hartley, a tech-savvy young woman who along with her best friend, devise a plan to create the perfect boyfriend
Feb 9 Jimmy Bennett an American actor and musician. He is known for his roles as a child actor in Daddy Day Care, Hostage, Poseidon, Orphan and as young James Kirk in the 2009 film Star Trek. He also starred in No Ordinary Family as JJ Powell, a teenager gifted with vast intelligence after a plane crash
Feb 10 Christina Parie an Australian singer and songwriter, best known as a finalist on the third series of The X Factor Australia in 2011. She subsequently signed with Warner Music Australia and released her debut single "16 & Unstoppable" in July 2012. Parie has since changed her artist name to KYA, releasing a single entitled "What I Live For" with LDN Noise in May 2014
Feb 11 Jonathan Tah a German footballer who plays as a centre back for Fortuna Düsseldorf, on loan from Hamburger SV in the 2. Bundesliga
Feb 12 Doménica González an Ecuadorian tennis player.
Feb 13 Erdal Rakip a Swedish footballer. He is currently playing for Malmö FF in Allsvenskan
Feb 17 Erika Fasana an Italian artistic gymnast. She competed for her country at the 2012 Summer Olympics
Feb 17 Sasha Pieterse a South African-born American actress and singer-songwriter. She is known for her role as Alison DiLaurentis on ABC Family's series Pretty Little Liars. She also appeared in the films Geek Charming and G.B.F