On This Day

Famous People Born in January 1622

  • Jan 1 Isaac Sweers, Dutch Admiral/general/Civil rights activist
  • Jan 15 Molière [Jean-Baptiste Poquelin], French playwright (The Misanthrope), born in Paris, Kingdom of France (d. 1673)
  • Jan 20 Susanna van Baerle, Dutch poet/wife of Geeraert Burns
  • Jan 28 Adrien Auzout, French astronomer (d. 1691)