On This Day

What Happened in January 1634

Historical Events

  • Jan 24 Emperor Ferdinand II declares Albrecht von Wallenstein a traitor

Famous Birthdays

  • Jan 7 Adam Krieger, German composer
  • Jan 16 Dorthe Engelbrechtsdatter, Norwegian poet (d. 1716)
  • Jan 25 Gaspar Fagel, Dutch statesman & writer, born in The Hague, Netherlands (d. 1688)