Famous People Born in January 1788

  • Jan 5 Kaspar Ett, German organist/composer
  • Jan 8 Erik Drake, Swedish composer (Royal Swedish Academy of Music), born on Föllingsö, Östergötland (d. 1870)
  • Jan 8 Archduke Rudolph of Austria (d. 1831)
  • Jan 8 Pavel Kiselyov, Russian general and politician (d. 1874)
  • Jan 11 William Thomas Brande, English chemist (d. 1866)
  • Jan 13 Carl Ludwig Cornelius Westenholz, composer
  • Jan 22 Lord [George Gordon Noel] Byron, English romantic poet (Don Juan), born in London (d. 1824)