On This Day

What Happened on January 6, 1902

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Birthdays

  • Helmut Poppendick, Nazi physician, born in Hude, Germany (d. 1994)
  • Mark Brunswick, American composer, born in NYC, New York (d. 1971)
  • Sophie-Carmen Eckhardt-Gramatté, Russian-born Canadian composer, born in Moscow, Russia (d. 1974)

Famous Deaths

  • Jan Bloch, Polish military theorist and peace activist, dies at 65