On This Day

Famous People Who Died in January 1833

  • Jan 7 Ramón Cuéllar y Altarriba, Spanish composer, dies at 55
  • Jan 10 Adrien-Marie Legendre, French mathematician (worked on elliptic integrals), dies at 80
  • Jan 10 António da Silva Leite, Portuguese composer, dies at 73
  • Jan 12 Marie-Antoine Carême, French chef (b. 1784)
  • Jan 14 Seraphim of Sarov, Russian Orthodox Saint, dies at 73
  • Jan 15 Banastre Tarleton, British soldier and politician (Waxhaws Massacre), dies at 78
  • Jan 17 James Ball Antyne, Scot founder (Ball Antyne Press), dies at about 60
  • Jan 17 William Rush, American sculptor (Spirit of the Schuylkill), dies at 76
  • Jan 19 (Louis Joseph) Ferdinand Hérold, French pianist, violinist, and composer of over twenty operas, dies from tuberculosis at 41
  • Jan 23 Edward Pellew, 1st Viscount Exmouth, British admiral (b. 1757)