Jan 02 In the year 1893 death of john Obadiah Westwood, British entomologist (b. 1805)
Jan 07 JoÅ¾ef Stefan, Slovenian physicist and mathematician (b. 1835) died on this day in history.
Jan 09 On this day in history mohara, Arab ivory/slave trader, dies in battle & is eaten
Jan 11 On this day in history benjamin F Butler, US gen/pres candidate (anti-monopoly), dies at 74
Jan 15 Fanny Kemble, British actress and author (b. 1809) died on this day in history.
Jan 16 On this day in history johan Philip Koelman, painter/sculptor/architect, dies at 74
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