Famous People Born in January 1502

Gregory XIIIGregory XIII (1502-1585)

Jan 7 Italian pope (1572-85) who introduced the Gregorian (New Style) calendar in 1582, born in Bologna, Papal States

  • Jan 10 Hendrik Niclaes, German mystic & founder of Christian sect "Familia Caritatis", born in M√ľnster, Germany (d. 1570)