On This Day

What Happened in January 1711

Famous Birthdays

  • Jan 1 Franz Freiherr von der Trenck, Austrian soldier (d. 1749)
  • Jan 12 Gaetano Latilla, composer
  • Jan 29 Giuseppe Bonno, Austrian composer, born in Vienna (d. 1788)

Famous Deaths

  • Jan 8 Philips van Almonde, Zealand lt admiral, dies at 66
  • Jan 16 Joseph Vaz, Oratorian priest and missionary in Ceylon, dies at 59