On This Day

Famous People Who Died in January 1853

  • Jan 1 Gregory Blaxland, Australian explorer, dies of suicide at 74
  • Jan 3 Theodor Uhlig, composer, dies at 30
  • Jan 9 Juan Nicasio Gallego, Spanish poet and interpreter (El dos de Mayo), dies at 75
  • Jan 13 Theophilos Kairis, Greek priest, humanist and revolutionary (b. 1783)