Jan 02 John Obadiah Westwood, British entomologist (b. 1805) died on this day in history.
Jan 07 Jožef Stefan, Slovenian physicist and mathematician (b. 1835) died on this day in history.
Jan 09 Mohara, Arab ivory/slave trader, dies in battle & is eaten on this day in history.
Jan 11 In the year 1893 benjamin F Butler, US gen/pres candidate (anti-monopoly), dies at 74
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 On this day in history rutherford B Hayes, 19th US Pres (1877-81), dies in Fremont Ohio at 70
Jan 19 In the year 1893 julius Eichberg, composer, dies at 68