They were all born on this day. January 8th marks the birthday of a number of iconic historical figures, past and present and we are here to tell you about them.
Elvis Aaron Presley was born in Mississippi on January 8th 1935 and went on to become the King of Rock and Roll.
The King went on to become one of the most influential figures in music and culture and passed away on August 16th 1977 in Memphis.
David Robert Jones, more famously known as David Bowie was born in Brixton, UK on January 8th 1947.
The enigmatic brought a never-before-seen sense of spectacle and showmanship to music and celebrity culture. Bowie died on January 10, 2016 in New York after suffering from liver cancer for 18 months.
Stephen William Hawking CH CBE FRS FRSA was born on this day in January 1942 in Oxford, UK and was most famously known for his work as a physicist and studies in black holes, going on to write a number on best-selling books.
Hawking died in Cambridge on March 14 2018 with ALS and will forever be remembered as a theorist, physicist and author.
Noah Lindsey Cyrus is an American singer-songwriter, daughter to country icon Billy Ray Cyrus, pop star Miley Cyrus and Metro Station’s Trace Cyrus and was born on this day 21 years ago.
Noah is most famous for her modern pop repertoire featuring collaborations with artists like Marshmello and Labrinth.
Beyond the previous celebrity birthdays, today is also the birthday of North Korean Supreme Leader Kim Jong-un.
The politician follows the same cult of personality as his father and grandfather, whose political prowess has been surrounded by mystery and controversy for decades.