On This Day

Famous People Born in January 1722

  • Jan 3 Fredric Hasselquist, Swedish naturalist (d. 1752)
  • Jan 14 Friedrich Gottlob Fleischer, German organist & composer, born in K├Âthen, Germany (d. 1806)
  • Jan 26 Alexander Carlyle, Cummertrees, Dumfriesshire, Scottish church leader (Moderator of the General Assembly 1770)
  • Jan 28 Johann Ernst Bach, composer