Famous Deaths in January 1914

  • Jan 3 Stephane Raoul Pugno, composer, dies at 62
  • Jan 4 Silas Weir Mitchell, American physician (discovered causalgia, erythromelalgia) and author (Roland Blake, Hugh Wynne), dies at 84

Person of interestAmbrose Bierce

Jan 11 Ambrose Bierce, American writer and satirist, dies at 71

Writer & Satirist Ambrose Bierce
Writer & Satirist
Ambrose Bierce
  • Jan 11 Carl Jacobsen, Danish brewer and patron of the arts after whom the Carlsberg brewery was named (b. 1842)
  • Jan 13 Bernardus Hermanus Heldt, Dutch trade union leader and politician, dies at 72
  • Jan 13 Valentin de Zubiaurre y Unionbarrenechea, composer, dies 76
  • Jan 20 Emil Liebling, German-American composer, dies at 62
  • Jan 20 Henry Southwick Perkins, composer, dies at 80
  • Jan 21 Theodor Kittelsen, Norwegian artist (b. 1857)
  • Jan 22 Frederik Rung, Danish composer, dies at 60