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Famous People Born in January 1785

Person of interestJacob Grimm

Jan 4 Jacob Grimm, German philologist, folklorist and editor of "Grimm's Fairy Tales", born in Hanau, Hesse-Cassel, Holy Roman Empire (d. 1863)

Author Jacob Grimm
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  • Jan 23 Carl Adolph Agardh, Swedish botanist & bishop of Karlstad, born in BĂ„stad, Sweden (d. 1859)