January 2, 2012 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Deaths in History

  • David Barron, British physicist and computer scientist, at 76 (b.1935)
  • Gordon Hirabayashi, civil rights activist and WWII internment opponent dies after Alzheimer's disease at 93
  • Ivan Calin, Moldavian President and Prime Minister 1980-1990, dies at 76
  • William Carey, American businessman and philanthropist(W. P. Carey & Co.), died from complications after a heart attack at 81