Famous Deaths in January 1814

  • Jan 5 Johann Gottfried Krebs, composer, dies at 72
  • Jan 21 Jacques-Henri Bernardin de Saint-Pierre, French writer and botanist (b. 1737)
  • Jan 27 Johann Gottlieb Fichte, philosopher, dies
  • Jan 27 Philip Astley, English circus owner "Father of the Modern Circus", dies at 72
  • Jan 29 Johann G Fichte, German philosopher (Wissenschaftslehre), dies at 51