What Happened on January 6, 1884

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Gregor Mendel, Austrian monk and geneticist (discoverer of laws of heredity), dies at 61

Monk/Geneticist Gregor Mendel
Monk/Geneticist
Gregor Mendel
  • Paul Taglioni, "the Great," Ital/Austrian choreographer, dies at 75