On This Day

Famous People Born in January 1795

  • Jan 6 Anselme Payen, French chemist, born in Paris, France (d. 1871)
  • Jan 15 Willem de Clerq, Dutch merchant & man of letters, born in Amsterdam, Netherlands (d. 1844)
  • Jan 15 Alexandr Griboyedov, Russian playwright, born in Moscow, Russia (d. 1829)
  • Jan 18 Anna Paulowna Romanova, monarch of Russia/daughter of Tsar Paul I