Jan 01 Robert Lawson, New Zealand architect (d. 1902) was born on this day in history.
Jan 02 On this day in history birth of frederick A. Johnson, American politician (d. 1893)
Jan 21 Norman Willis, union leader (Britain's Trades Union Congress) was born on this day in history.
Jan 23 John Randolph Chambliss Jr, Brig Gen (Confederate Army), died in 1864 was born in the year 1833.
Jan 28 Charles George Gordon, London, general (China, Khartoum) was born on this day in history.
Feb 01 In the year 1833 birth of henry McNeal Turner, black methodist bishop
Feb 03 On this day in history birth of thomas T H Jorissen, Dutch historian
Feb 05 On this day in history birth of john Watkinson, founder of British Chess Magazine (oldest chess mag)