Birthdays in History in January 1812

  • Jan 6 Melchora Aquino, Filipino revolutionary hero (d. 1919)
  • Jan 10 Georg Hermann Nicolai, German architect (d. 1881)
  • Jan 13 Humphrey Marshall, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), (d. 1872)
  • Jan 13 Victor de Laprade, French poet and critic (d. 1883)
  • Jan 15 Peter C Asbjornsen, Norwegian fairy tale writer
  • Jan 20 Ralph Pomeroy Buckland, American Brevet Major General (Union Army), born Leyden, Massachusetts (d. 1892)
  • Jan 20 Thomas Meik, Scottish engineer (d. 1896)
  • Jan 31 John Randolph Tucker, Capt (Confederate Navy), (d. 1883)