On This Day

Famous People Born in January 1708

  • Jan 25 Pompeo Batoni, Italian painter, born in Lucca, Italy (d. 1787)
  • Jan 26 William Hayes, English composer and organist, born in Gloucester (d. 1777) baptismal date
  • Jan 30 Georg Dionysius Ehret, German-English botanist & cartoonist, born in Heidelberg, Germany (d. 1770)