Famous People Born in January 1628

  • Jan 1 Christoph Bernhard, German baroque composer, born in Kolberg, Pomerania (d. 1692)
  • Jan 8 François‑Henri de Montmorency, French military officer, and Duke of Luxembourg, born in Paris, France (d. 1695)
  • Jan 10 Jan Theunisz Blanckerhoff [Jan Maet], Dutch painter, born in Alkmaar, Netherlands (d. 1669)

Charles PerraultCharles Perrault (1628-1703)

Jan 12 French author and fairy tale writer (Tales of Mother Goose), born in Paris, France

  • Jan 30 George Villiers, 2nd duke of Buckingham, English statesman and poet, born in London (d. 1687)