Jan 17 Charles Brockden Brown, father of American novel (Wieland) was born in the year 1771.
Jan 21 Arnold A Buyskes, Dutch vice-admiral/colonial director was born on this day in history.
Jan 26 Jacob Andries van Braam, colonial director (Suriname) was born on this day in history.
Feb 09 Daniel Belknap, composer was born in the year 1771.
Feb 18 Friedrich Christian Ruppe, composer was born on this day in history.
Feb 24 In the year 1771 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 In the year 1771 birth of armand-Emmanuel Trial, composer