Jan 02 In the year 1893 death of john Obadiah Westwood, British entomologist (b. 1805)
Jan 07 In the year 1893 death of jožef Stefan, Slovenian physicist and mathematician (b. 1835)
Jan 09 In the year 1893 mohara, Arab ivory/slave trader, dies in battle & is eaten
Jan 11 Benjamin F Butler, US gen/pres candidate (anti-monopoly), dies at 74 on this day in history.
Jan 15 On this day in history death of fanny Kemble, British actress and author (b. 1809)
Jan 16 Johan Philip Koelman, painter/sculptor/architect, dies at 74 on this day in history.
Jan 17 Rutherford B Hayes, 19th US Pres (1877-81), dies in Fremont Ohio at 70 in the year 1893.
Jan 19 On this day in history julius Eichberg, composer, dies at 68