This Week's Birthdays - Week of January 2

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Monday, Jan 2 2012 by

January 2, 1972 – Britt Hagedorn, German model and talk show host.

Britt Hagedorn (StreetView)
Britt Hagedorn

January 3, 1949 – Sylvia Marie Likens was an American murder victim from Indiana.

Sylvia Likens Murder Site (StreetView)
Sylvia Likens Murder Site

January 4, 1643 – Sir Isaac Newton, English mathematician and natural philosopher (d. 1727)

Woolsthorpe Manor - birthplace of Isaac Newton (StreetView)
Woolsthorpe Manor - birthplace of Isaac Newton

January 5, 1762 – Constanze Mozart (née Weber), the wife of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.

Constanze Mozart's former home (StreetView)
Constanze Mozart's former home

January 6, 1878 – Carl Sandburg, an American writer and editor, best known for his poetry.

Carl Sandburg home (Birds Eye)
Carl Sandburg home

January 7, 1864 – Philip Jaisohn (Seo Jae-pil), a noted champion for Korea’s independence, and the first Korean to become a naturalized citizen of the United States.

Dr. Philip Jaisohn statue (StreetView)
Dr. Philip Jaisohn statue

January 8, 1935 – Elvis Aaron Presley, one of the most popular American singers of the 20th century.

Elvis Presley (January 8, 1935 – August 16, 1977) (StreetView)
Elvis Presley (January 8, 1935 – August 16, 1977)

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