Jan 01 Alfred Ely Beach, American inventor (b. 1826) died on this day in history.
Jan 04 In the year 1896 death of joseph Hubert Reinkens, German Old Catholic bishop (b. 1821)
Jan 08 William Rainey Marshall, Governor of Minnesota (b. 1825) died in the year 1896.
Jan 15 Matthew B Brady, US photographer (Civil War), dies at about 72 in the year 1896.
Jan 18 In the year 1896 death of charles Floquet, French statesman (b. 1828)
Jan 20 On this day in history heinrich M von Battenberg, German son-in-law of Victoria, dies at 37
Jan 25 On this day in history frans C Baeckelmans, Flemish architect (Court of Justice), dies at 68
Jan 28 Joseph Barnby, composer, dies at 57 in the year 1896.