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January 1741 in History

Birthdays in History


Person of interestBenedict Arnold

Jan 14 Benedict Arnold, American general and turncoat (American Revolutionary War), born in Norwich, Connecticut (d. 1801)

US General and Turncoat Benedict Arnold
US General and Turncoat
Benedict Arnold
  • Jan 27 Hester Thrale, Welsh diarist (d. 1821)