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Deaths in History in January 1820

  • Jan 17 Daniel Albert Wyttenbach, German-Swiss classicl scholar and historian, dies at 73
  • Jan 23 Prince Edward Augustus, Duke of Kent and Strathearn

Person of interestGeorge III

Jan 29 King George III, King of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, and King/Elector of Hanover (1760-1820), dies after years of mental illness at 81

King of Great Britain, Ireland and Hanover George III
King of Great Britain, Ireland and Hanover
George III