Famous Deaths in January 1902

  • Jan 9 Gustaaf Rolin-Jaequemyns, Belgian lawyer/Interior minister, dies at 66
  • Jan 11 Johnny Briggs, cricketer (118 wkts for England), dies in an asylum
  • Jan 14 Cato M Guldberg, Norwegian mathematician, dies at 65
  • Jan 17 Gideon Scheepers, South Africa Boer leader, executed
  • Jan 18 Filippo Marchetti, composer, dies at 70