On This Day

Famous People Born in January 1561

  • Jan 6 Thomas Fincke, Danish mathematician, born in Flensburg, Germany (d. 1656)

Person of interestFrancis Bacon

Jan 22 Francis Bacon, Strand, statesman/essayist (Novum Organum), born in London, England (d. 1626)

Statesman/Philosopher Francis Bacon
Statesman/Philosopher
Francis Bacon