Deaths in History in January 1864

  • Jan 7 Caleb Blood Smith, 6th U.S. Secretary of the Interior (b. 1808)
  • Jan 24 Stephen Gardner Champlin, brigadier general (Union), dies at about 36
  • Jan 27 Franz von Klenze, German architect (palace Leuchtenberg), dies at 59
  • Jan 28 Émile Clapeyron, French engineer and physicist (b. 1799)
  • Jan 31 Hamilton Rowan Gamble, US judge/governor of Missouri (1861-64), dies