On This Day

January 1632 in History

Birthdays in History

  • Jan 8 Samuel von Pufendorf, German jurist, born in Zwönitz, Germany (d. 1694)
  • Jan 29 Johann Georg Graevius, German classical scholar and critic (d. 1703)

Deaths in History

  • Jan 31 Joost Bürgi, Swiss clockmaker and mathematician (b. 1552)