Famous Deaths in January 1905

  • Jan 10 Kārlis Baumanis, Latvian composer (b. 1835)
  • Jan 11 Yehudah Aryeh Leib Alter, Warsaw, Hasidic rabbi (b. 1847)
  • Jan 13 George Thorn, Premier of Queensland (b. 1838)
  • Jan 14 Ernst Abbe, German physicist (Carl Zeiss Optics Company), dies at 64
  • Jan 19 Debendranath Tagore, Indian philosopher (b. 1817)
  • Jan 20 Stanislaw Pilinski, composer, dies at 65