Famous People Born in January 1856

  • Jan 6 Giuseppe Martucci, composer
  • Jan 9 Anton Askerc, Slavic priest/poet (Primoz Trubar)
  • Jan 9 Lizette Woodworth Reese, US poet (Branch of May, Tears)
  • Jan 9 Stevan Mokranjac, composer
  • Jan 11 Christian August Sinding, Kongsberg Norway, composer
  • Jan 12 John Singer Sargent, US, portrait painter (Wyndham Sisters)
  • Jan 14 J. F. Archibald, Australian journalist and publisher (d. 1919)
  • Jan 18 John Hyatt Brewer, composer