On This Day

Famous People Who Died in January 1925

  • Jan 12 Oskar Brefeld, German botanist and founder of modern mycology, dies at 85
  • Jan 14 Willem Devout, self employed (V & Dreesmann), dies
  • Jan 19 Maria Sophie of Bavaria, Queen consort of the Two Sicilies, dies at 83
  • Jan 25 Ivan Vucetic, Croatian anthropologist (b. 1858)
  • Jan 30 Jakab Gyula Major, Hungarian pianist and composer, dies at 66
  • Jan 30 John F Mellaerts, Flemish social founder (Boerenbond), dies at 79
  • Jan 31 George W. Cable, American writer (Northampton Years), dies at 80