January Birthdays

I’ll be adding to this list as I find more birthdays. Note: many birth dates, especially as you look further back in time, were not recorded. Comment below if you know of a birthday that should be added to this list!

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Happy birthday to…

  • January 1 – Paul Revere (1735), J. Edgar Hoover (1895), J.D. Salinger (1919)
  • January 2 – Isaac Asimov (1920)
  • January 3 Cicero (106 BCE), Elisa Bonaparte (1777), J.R.R. Tolkien (1892)
  • January 6 – Richard II (1367), Joan of Arc (1412)
  • January 7 – Princess Charlotte of Wales (1796)
  • January 8  Gypsy Rose Lee (1911)
  • January 9 – Richard Nixon (1913)
  • January 11 Alexander Hamilton (1755), John A. Macdonald (1815)
  • January 12 – Jack London (1876)
  • January 14 Mark Antony (83 BCE), Benedict Arnold (1741)
  • January 15 – Martin Luther King Jr. (1929)
  • January 17 Benjamin Franklin (1706), Anne Brontë (1820), Al Capone (1899)
  • January 18 – A.A. Milne (1882)
  • January 19 Francis II of France (1544), Robert E. Lee (1807), Edgar Allan Poe (1809), Paul Cézanne (1839)
  • January 21 – Charles V of France (1338), Stonewall Jackson (1824)
  • January 22 Walter Raleigh (1552), Francis Bacon (1561), Captain Kidd (1645), Lord Byron (1788)
  • January 23 Édouard Manet (1832)
  • January 24 – Hadrian (76), Edith Wharton (1862)
  • January 25 – Robert Burns (1759), Virginia Woolf (1882)
  • January 27 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756), Lewis Carroll (1832)
  • January 28 – Henry VII (1457), Jackson Pollock (1912)
  • January 29 – William McKinley (1843)
  • January 30 – Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882)
  • January 31 – Franz Schubert (1797)

jillianne hamilton headshotJillianne Hamilton is an author, history enthusiast, book lover, and graphic designer. Her debut novel, Molly Miranda: Thief for Hire, was shortlisted for the 2016 Prince Edward Island Book Award. Her debut non-fiction book, The Lazy Historian's Guide to the Wives of Henry VIII is now available. She lives in Charlottetown on Canada's beautiful east coast and is working on her debut historical fiction novel.
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