Famous Deaths in January 1803

  • Jan 2 Ignaz Franz von Beecke, composer, dies at 69
  • Jan 18 Ippolit Bogdanovich, Russian poet (b. 1743)
  • Jan 23 Arthur Guinness, Irish brewer (founder of Guinness brewery)
  • Jan 26 Georg von Pasterwiz, Austrian composer, dies at 72