On This Day

Famous People Born in January 1849

  • Jan 9 John Hartley, English tennis player (Wimbledon 1879-80), born in Tong, Shropshire (d. 1935)
  • Jan 11 Oskar Lassar, German dermatologist (bath house)
  • Jan 12 Jean BĂ©raud, French painter (d. 1935)
  • Jan 18 Edmund Barton, 1st Prime Minister of Australia (1901-03), born in Glebe, colony of New South Wales (d. 1920)
  • Jan 22 August Strindberg, Swedish dramatist/novelist (Apologia)