Deaths in History in January 1902

  • Jan 9 Gustaaf Rolin-Jaequemyns, Belgian lawyer/Interior minister, dies at 66
  • Jan 14 Cato M. Guldberg, Norwegian mathematician and chemist (law of mass action), dies at 65
  • Jan 15 Alpheus Hyatt, American zoologist and paleontologist, dies at 63
  • Jan 17 Gideon Scheepers, South Africa Boer leader, executed
  • Jan 19 Mother Joseph of the Sacred Heart [Esther Pariseau], Canadian religious leader (US capitol), dies at 78