Famous People Born in January 1782

Daniel WebsterDaniel Webster (1782-1852)

Jan 18 US Secretary of State (1841-43, 1850-52), politician and lawyer, born in Salisbury, New Hampshire

  • Jan 20 Archduke John of Austria, Austrian general and Regent of Germany (1848), born in Florence (d. 1859)
  • Jan 29 Daniel François Esprit Auber, French opera composer (Fra Diavolo), born in Caen, Normandy, France (d. 1871)
  • Jan 29 Franciszek Ścigalski, Polish violinist, composer, conductor, and teacher, born in Grodzisk Wielkopolski, Poland (d. 1846)