January 5

  • Carl Sandburg Carl Sandburg

    A Pulitzer Prize-winning poet and author whose work celebrated industrial and agricultural America, American geography and landscape, and the American common people.

January 10

  • Remy Charlip Remy Charlip

    Abraham "Remy" Charlip is an American artist, writer, choreographer, theater director, designer, and teacher.

January 16

  • Benjamin Franklin Benjamin Franklin

    Benjamin Franklin was printer, author, scientist, stateman, and Founding Father to the United States of America.

January 26

January 31

  • Jackie Robinson Jackie Robinson

    Jackie Robinson, an outstanding athlete, was the first African American to play baseball for the Major Leagues.