Famous Deaths in January 1825

  • Jan 4 Ferdinand I, King of Sicily/Naples (Ferdinand IV), dies at 73

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Jan 8 Eli Whitney, American inventor (Cotton Gin), dies of prostate cancer at 59

Inventor of the Cotton Gin Eli Whitney
Inventor of the Cotton Gin
Eli Whitney
  • Jan 14 George Dance the Younger, English architect (b. 1741)