Top Bollywood Celebrities who were Born In January

1. Vidya Balan


Image Vidya Balan is an award winning Bollywood actress who was born in Poothamkurussy, Puthur of Kerala. Her birthday is 1st of January in 1978. Her parents are Saraswathy and P. R Balan. Her elder sister is Priya Balan and her second cousin is Indian actress Priyamani. She studied at a High School in Mumbai and in 1995, at the age of sixteen, she played the role of Radhika in the first season of Ekta Kapoor's TV series named “Hum Paanch”. In her teenage, she was inspired by Indian actress Shabana Azmi and Madhuri Dixit. She studied Sociology in St. Xavier's College and completed Master's in Mumbai University. She has appeared in several TV commercials and also she has starred in music videos. Vidya has briefly studied Carnatic music, Bharatnaty...

2. Tanishaa Mukerji


Image Tanishaa Mukerji is the popular actress who hailed from Northern part of India. She was born in the year 1981. She has acted in various Tamil, Telugu and Hindi movies. She is the daughter of Veteran Bollywood actress Tanuja Mukherjee and the sister of the Indian filmy queen, Kajol Devgan. She made her debut in the movies through the Hindi film SSSShhh… Popcorn Khao Mast Ho Jao, Tango Charlie, Sarkar, Neal N Nikki, One Two Three, Kantri, Sarkar Raj and Be careful are her movie lists. She has appeared as a guest in the film, Tum Milo Toh Sahi. Tanishaa Mukerji did a film Unnale Unnale in Tamil opposite Vinay. The film also had Sada in the lead role. The film was a super hit for the songs and the story. Though Tanishaa was cute and talented, s...

3. Naresh Iyer


Image Naresh Iyer is once again a popular face, but mainly due to his singing talent. This 34 year old singer hails from Mumbai. There is no end the number of hit songs he has produced over the years. Likewise, he owns a series of awards that have been rightfully given to him. His contribution to Bollywood has been tremendous.In spite of having a degree in Commerce, Iyer decided to study Carnatic music and Hindustani classical music. His career has just looked forward from then on.He got recognition from A.R. Rahman in the reality talent show which was called Channel V’s Super Singer.  His beautiful rendition of Roobaroo, which was an A.R.Rahman composition for the movie, Rang De Basan...

4. Uday Chopra


Image Born on 5th January, 1973, This actor is the son of late Mr Yash Chopra and brother of filmmaker Aditya Chopra. He made his debut as an actor in Mohabbatein (2000), who became a big hit at the box office and he became a known face after this.He also starred in 2004 in the action thriller in Dhoom 3 and it's sequels Dhoom 2 (2006) and Dhoom 3 (2013). Charas: A Joint Operation (2004), Neal N Nikki (2005), Pyaar Impossibleare some of the films that failed to make an impression among audience.Apart from acting, He has worked as a Producer, Screenwriter and Assistant Director in number of films under Yash Raj banner. Along with his mother Pamela Chopra and brother Aditya Chopra, He is working as the CEO for ...

5. Deepika Padukone


Image Deepika Padukone is an Indian actress and model. She was born on 5th January 1986. Deepika is one of the most famous celebrities. She is working in Bollywood films and won two film fare awards. She is the daughter of the badminton trouper Prakash Padukone. Copenhagen was the birth place of Deepika. She was raised in Bangalore. She frolicked badminton in national level championship in her teenage but later on she switched her career from spots and became a model. In 2006 she did receive some offers for Indian films and did her film debut. In 2007 she did double role in her first Indian bestseller film Om Shanti Om. In the same year she won the film fare award for best female debut. In 2009 she performed in an Indian film Love Aaj Kal an...

6. Irrfan Khan


Image Irrfan Khan is a noted Bollywood actor who started his career with various Indian television series. His noted Bollywood movies include The Warrior, Maqbool, Haasil, Paan Singh Tomar, Gunday, Rog and The Lunchbox. At the very early stage of his acting career, he acted in various television serials like Barat Ek Khoj, Chanakya, Sara Jahan Hamara, Chandrakanta, Banegi Apni Baat, Star bestsellers, Anoo Goonj and Sparsh. His early film credits include Ek Doctor Ki Maut and Such a Long Journey. Although these movies were critically appreciated, it did not propel him to success. His first major Bollywood break was Rog, which caught the attention of critics and also attained commercial success. His 2007 ...

7. Bipasha Basu


Image Bipasha Basu, born in January 7,1979 in Delhi, is a Bengali beauty. Bipasha started her career as a successful fashion model. In 1996, Bipasha won a Godrej Cinthol Supermodel contest followed by the Ford Models Supermodel of the World contest. In 2001,she made her debut in Bollywood by starring in a supporting role in the movie Ajnabee alongside Akshay Kumar. She won the Filmfare award for Best Female Debut in 2001. Bipasha’s first leading role was in the movie Raaz opposite Dino Morea. She was nominated for the Filmfare Best Actress award for her role in Raaz. Bipasha is a successful actress having starred in top-grossing films like – No Entry, Phir Hera Pheri, Jism, Dhoom 2 and Race. Her role in...

8. Farhan Akhtar


Image One of the most recognized young director of Indian cinema. In fact, he is the most versatile person in the industry as of now. He is Farhan Akhtar, a film director, actor, singer, writer, producer, screenwriter everything you name it, he has it. Son of the famous writer Javed Akhtar & actress Honey Irani was born on 09 Jan, 1974 in Mumbai. As he was growing, he found the film industry around him. At home, the atmosphere of arts, literature influenced him to become creative man. He did his schooling from Maneckji Coope...

9. Farah Khan


Image Farah Khan is an Indian film actress, producer, director and a choreographer. She was born on January 9, 1965 in Mumbai, India. She is the daughter of Menaka, sister of screenwriter and actress, Honey Irani and Daisy Irani. She is also the sister of film actor and comedian Sajid Khan and the cousin of film personalities Zoya Akhtar and Farhan Akhtar. Farah was married to Shirish Kunder, a film writer, producer, director, composer and the editor of her directorial film Main Hoon Na in 2004. The two have worked together in films like Jaan-E-Mann, Tees Maar Khan and Om Shanti Om. She gave birth to triplets, composing of one boy and two girls in year 2008. <...

10. Hrithik Roshan


Image Hrithik Roshan with his unimaginable dance moves is praised as the Dance God of Bollywood, is the only son of Bollywood Director/Actor/Producer Rakesh Roshan. He is considered the most hard working personality when comes to the profession. As a kid he had stammering problem and it doesn’t stop him from moving ahead to this position. Hrithik who is fondly called as duggu by his family also worked in few bollywood movies as a child artist and the notable one was with Superstar RajiniKanth where he played the role of Our Thalaivar’s Son. Hrithik later wanted to be a director, joined in a film academy without his fathers concern. He assisted Rakesh in the blockbuster Karan Arjun starring Salman Bhai and SRK!! In 2000, whe...

11. Sakshi Tanwar


Image Sakshi Tanwar is a leading Indian television and film actress, best known for her roles as Parvati in Star Plus’s 'Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii' and Priya in Sony Entertainment’s 'Bade Achhe Lagte Hain'. She was born on 12th January 1973 in Alwar, Rajasthan. After graduating from college, she began her career in acting as a television anchor on Doordarshan. She debuted on television in ‘Dastoor’, and went on to be a part of ‘Ehsaas – Kahani Ek Ghar Ki’, ‘Bhanwar’, ‘X-Zone’, ‘Rajdhani’, ‘Kahani Ghar Ghar Kii’, ‘Kutumb’, ‘Devi’, ‘Sanjivani–A Medical Boon’, ‘Ab Ayega Maza...

12. Imran Khan


Image Imran Khan is an Indian film actor, who is famous in the Hindi film industry. His real name is Imran Pal and he was born on January 13, 1983 to Anil Pal and Nuzhat Khan at Madison, Wisconsin in U.S.A. His father is a Hindu Bengali while her mother is a Muslim. Imran is the nephew of the popular actor and director, Aamir Khan and Mansoor Khan. He is also the grandson of Nasir Hussain who also came from the same industry. When his parents had a divorced in year 2006, he moved to Mumbai together with her mother. Imran studied at Bombay Scottish School where he developed a disorder called stammering due to caning. The actor stated that he got failing grades because of his inability to deal with his environment. He was anxious and obtained fa...

13. Neil Nitin Mukesh


Image This handsome actor was born as the son of Nitin Mukesh and as the grandchild of the legendary singer Mukesh brought up in a singer family, no one knew he could become an actor in Bollywood films. Neil Nitin comes from a musical family where his father, playback singer Nitin Mukesh, his grandfather Mukesh Chand Mathur is all musically inclined.  Legendary playback singer Lata Mangeshkar had named Mukesh’s grandson Neil after the astronaut Neil Armstrong. He was born on January 15, 1982. He has acquired a degree in Mass Communication from a college in Mumbai. He had a keen interest in acting from ...

14. Sidharth Malhotra


Image Sidharth Malhotra is an Indian actor who was born on January 16, 1985 in Delhi. His father Sunil was a former employee of Indian merchant Navy.Sidharth started modeling at the age of 18. He was not very serious about it at that time and took it as a fun activity to earn extra money. He did modeling for 4 years before he decided to pursue acting as a career.He then started off by assisting Karan Johar in the film My Name Is Khan in 2010. Karan then gave him his first big break in 2012 in the movie Student of the Year. The actor played Abhimanyu Singh in the movie. The film was successful and Sidharth got critical acclamation.He then had 2 films in 2014 namely ...

15. Sushant Singh Rajput


Image Sushant Singh Rajput is one of the famous Indian television and film actors. He was born on 21st January, 1986 in Patna. His father use to work in a government office. In early 2000s, his family moved to Delhi. Rajput is the younger brother to his four sisters. He has completed his schooling from St. Karen's High School located in Patna and Kulachi Hansraj Model School located in New Delhi. After that, he joined in DCE (Delhi College of Engineering), but after 3 years he has decided to drop out for his acting career. He has chosen to perform in 2006 Commonwealth Games and the background dancer group at the 51st Film fare Awards. After shifting to Mumbai also he started to involve in theater pl...