Famous People Born in January 1868

  • Jan 1 Snitz Edwards, American actor (d. 1937)
  • Jan 3 Franz V M Cumont, Belgian religious historian
  • Jan 6 Vittorio Monti, composer
  • Jan 7 Abraham M "Mark" Lidzbarski, Polish/German orientalist
  • Jan 8 Frank Dyson, proved Einstein right about light bent by gravity
  • Jan 9 S. P. L. Sørensen, Danish chemist (d. 1939)
  • Jan 11 Cai Yuanpei, Chinese educator (d. 1940)
  • Jan 14 Catharina A M de Savornin Lohman, Dutch author (Belief)
  • Jan 15 Noach Zjordanija, Georgian veterinarian/premier (1918-21)
  • Jan 16 Cyril Metodej Hrazdira, composer
  • Jan 19 Gustav Meyrink, writer
  • Jan 23 Juventino Rosas, composer
  • Jan 27 Cato Engelen-Sewing, Dutch soprano prima donna (Dutch Opera)
  • Jan 28 Frederick Archibald Lamond, composer
  • Jan 28 Julian Aguirre, composer
  • Jan 31 Theodore William Richards, chemist (atomic weights, Nobel-1914)