Famous Deaths in January 1800

  • Jan 1 Louis J M Daubenton, France, zoologist, dies at 83
  • Jan 6 William Jones, composer, dies at 73
  • Jan 9 Jean √Čtienne Championnet, French general (b. 1762)
  • Jan 10 Johan Wikmanson, composer, dies at 46
  • Jan 23 Edward Rutledge, US attorney (signed Declaration of Independence), dies at 50