On This Day

Famous People Born in January 1701

  • Jan 10 Johann Caspar Simon, German organist & composer, born in Schmalkalden, Germany (d. 1776)
  • Jan 27 Johann N von Hontheim, German church historian/suffragan (bishop)
  • Jan 28 Charles Marie de La Condamine, French mathematician and geographer (d. 1774)