Famous Deaths in January 1884

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Jan 6 Gregor Mendel, Austrian Augustine monk/heredity pioneer, dies at 61

Monk/Geneticist Gregor Mendel
Monk/Geneticist
Gregor Mendel
  • Jan 6 Paul Taglioni, "the Great," Ital/Austrian choreographer, dies at 75
  • Jan 17 Hermann Schlegel, German ornithologist (b. 1804)
  • Jan 21 Auguste Franchomme, composer, dies at 75
  • Jan 24 Johann Christian Gebauer, composer, dies at 75