CitizenPath recognizes immigrant birthdays this week for famous, respected and accomplished immigrant Americans.
These are just some of the immigrants that make the USA great. Imagine how immigration reform could help the best and brightest doctors, engineers, entertainers and entrepreneurs stay in the U.S.
This week’s list includes immigrants from Korea, South Africa, South Sudan and Venezuela. Can you name them all?
The following American immigrants have a birthday:
- 1/5 – South Sudanese American track and field athlete from 2008 Summer Olympics
- 1/7 – Korean American known as the “Father of American Taekwondo”
- 1/8 – Venezuelan American fashion designer known for exceptional style
- 1/9 – South African American musician best known for the band that bears his name
Get their names and see all famous immigrant birthdays in January.