Famous Deaths in January 1876

  • Jan 7 Juste Olivier, Swiss poet (b. 1807)
  • Jan 9 Samuel Gridley Howe, American abolitionist (b. 1801)
  • Jan 10 Charles EH de Coussemaker, Belgian musicologist/historian, dies at 70
  • Jan 15 Eliza Johnson, U.S. First Lady (b. 1810)