On This Day

Historical Figures Born in January 1867

  • Jan 1 Charles Edward Montague, English author and critic (Fiery Particles)
  • Jan 1 Jeanne Lanvin, French fashion designer and perfumer (Lavin), born in Paris, France (d. 1946)
  • Jan 8 Emily Green Balch, American sociologist/feminist/pacifist (Nobel 1946)
  • Jan 11 Edward B. Titchener, British psychologist. (d. 1927)
  • Jan 18 Rubén Darío, Nicaraguan journalist, diplomat and poet, born in Metapa, Nicaragua (d. 1916)
  • Jan 21 Maxime Weygard, French general/gov-gen (Algeria)
  • Jan 21 Willem Royaards, Dutch theater director (Summer Games), born in Amsterdam, Netherlands (d. 1929)
  • Jan 21 Ludwig Thoma, German writer (d. 1921)
  • Jan 29 Vicente Blasco Ibáñez, Spanish writer (4 Horsemen of Apocalypse)