On This Day

Famous People Who Died in January 1813

  • Jan 3 Bennelong, Australian aboriginal interlocutor between his tribe and the British settlers (b. c. 1764)
  • Jan 6 Louis Baraguey d'Hilliers, French general, dies at 48
  • Jan 20 Christoph Martin Wieland, German poet and writer (Oberon), dies at 79
  • Jan 23 George Clymer, American merchant (signed US Declaration of Independence), dies at 73
  • Jan 28 Ján Josef Rösler, Czech composer, dies at 41