On This Day

January 24

Charles Kendall Adams
Adams, Charles Kendall

* January 24, 1835 – July 26, 1902 †

United States

August Almén
Almén, August

* January 24, 1833 – November 24, 1903 †

Sweden

Babcock, Harold Delos

* January 24, 1882 – April 08, 1968 †

United States

Becker, Wilhelm

* January 24, 1874 – October 12, 1928 †

Germany

Behrens, Johannes

* January 24, 1864 – July 25, 1940 †

German Reich

du Boulay, Francis Houssemayne

* January 24, 1837 – January 12, 1914 †

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland; Australia

Buprestidae

Collected Buprestidae

Braas, Lothar A.

* January 24, 1942 – November 05, 1995 †

Germany

Christian Ludwig Brehm
Brehm, Christian Ludwig

* January 24, 1787 – June 23, 1864 †

Duchy of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha; Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg

Brehmer, Wilhelm

* January 24, 1883 – October 22, 1959 †

Germany

Arthur Buies
Buies, Arthur

* January 24, 1840 – January 26, 1901 †

Canada

Oscar Burchard
Burchard, Oscar

* January 24, 1864 – October 27, 1949 †

Germany

Asteraceae

Collected Asteraceae and identified Dicranaceae

Bůžek, Čestmír

* January 24, 1933 – November 01, 1992 †

Ceianu, Igor

* January 24, 1925 – January 11, 2000 †

Chalupsky, Josef

* January 24, 1866 – July 09, 1955 †

Ferdinand Cohn
Cohn, Ferdinand

* January 24, 1828 – June 25, 1898 †

Kingdom of Prussia

Sphaeropleaceae

Collected Sphaeropleaceae and identified Borziaceae

John Colenso
Colenso, John

* January 24, 1814 – June 20, 1883 †

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

Delacroix, Édouard Georges

* January 24, 1858 – November 01, 1907 †

France

Silvester Diggles
Diggles, Silvester

* January 24, 1817 – March 21, 1880 †

Australia

Ehrhorn, Edward MacFarlane

* January 24, 1862 – February 11, 1941 †

Andrew Ellicott
Ellicott, Andrew

* January 24, 1754 – August 28, 1820 †

United States

Ferguson, John

* January 24, 1838 – November 03, 1916 †

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

Gustav Woldemar Focke
Focke, Gustav Woldemar

* January 24, 1810 – June 01, 1877 †

German Empire

Walter Forward
Forward, Walter

* January 24, 1786 – November 24, 1852 †

United States

Frankenberger, Zdeněk

* January 24, 1892 – January 12, 1966 †

Czechoslovakia

Friderichsen, Peter Kristian Nicolaj

* January 24, 1853 – March 30, 1932 †

Denmark

Collected Rosaceae and identified Rosaceae

Friebe, Bernd

* January 24, 1952 – June 17, 1994 †

John Stanley Gardiner
Gardiner, John Stanley

* January 24, 1872 – February 28, 1946 †

United Kingdom; United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

Gordon-Gray, Kathleen Dixon Huntley

* January 24, 1918 – January 13, 2012 †

South Africa

Grave, Caswell

* January 24, 1870 – January 08, 1944 †

United States

Grout, Frank Fitch

* January 24, 1880 – August 01, 1958 †

United States