Famous Deaths in January 1817

  • Jan 1 Martin H Klaproth, German chemist (uranium), dies at 73
  • Jan 12 Juan Andres, Spanish Jesuit (b. 1740)
  • Jan 14 Pierre-Alexandre Monsigny, composer, dies at 87
  • Jan 16 Antonin Josef Alois Volanek, composer, dies at 55
  • Jan 16 Alexander J. Dallas, American statesman (b. 1759)
  • Jan 28 Friedrich Ludwig Emilius Kunzen, composer, dies at 55