Jan 17 In the year 1771 birth of charles Brockden Brown, father of American novel (Wieland)
Jan 21 In the year 1771 birth of arnold A Buyskes, Dutch vice-admiral/colonial director
Jan 26 Jacob Andries van Braam, colonial director (Suriname) was born in the year 1771.
Feb 09 Daniel Belknap, composer was born on this day in history.
Feb 18 In the year 1771 birth of friedrich Christian Ruppe, composer
Feb 24 On this day in history birth of johann Baptist Cramer, German/British pianist/composer/publisher
Feb 28 On this day in history birth of french Jozef Kinsoen, Flemish portrait painter
Mar 01 On this day in history birth of armand-Emmanuel Trial, composer