Died On January 23rd

Discover the most famous people who died on January 23. The list includes people like Salvador Dali, Abdullah of Saudi Arabia, Edvard Munch, Paul Robeson, William Pitt the Younger. Famous personalities featured on this list, include political leaders, artists, philosophers and choreographers and from other domains of life. This list includes people from United States, France, United Kingdom & Germany and many more countries.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Salvador Dali

Salvador Dali
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Surrealist Painter
Birthdate: May 11, 1904
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Figueres, Spain
Died: 1989

 2 Johnny Carson

Johnny Carson
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Famous As: Television Host
Birthdate: October 23, 1925
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Corning, Iowa, United States
Died: 2005
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 3 Larry King

Larry King
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Famous As: Television and Radio Host
Birthdate: November 19, 1933
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: 2021
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 4 Paul Robeson

Paul Robeson
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Bass-Bariotone Singer
Birthdate: April 9, 1898
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Princeton, New Jersey, United States
Died: 1976

 5 Ferdinand II of Aragon

Ferdinand II of Aragon
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Famous As: King of Aragon (1479-1516)
Birthdate: March 10, 1452
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Sos del Rey Católico, Spain
Died: 1516

 6 Bob Keeshan

Bob Keeshan
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Famous As: Actor, TV Producer
Birthdate: June 27, 1927
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Lynbrook, New York
Died: 2004

 7 Nell Carter

Nell Carter
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: September 13, 1948
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Birmingham, Alabama, United States
Died: 2003
Height: 4'11" (150 cm)
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 8 Terry Kath

Terry Kath
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Known as a founding member of the rock band Chicago
Birthdate: January 31, 1946
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: 1978

 9 Anna Pavlova

Anna Pavlova
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Listed In: Dancers
Famous As: Ballet dancer
Birthdate: February 12, 1881
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: 1931

 10 Jack LaLanne

Jack LaLanne
1
Famous As: Fitness & Nutrition Expert, TV presenter
Birthdate: September 26, 1914
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States
Died: 2011
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 11 Allen Collins

Allen Collins
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Guitarist
Birthdate: July 19, 1952
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Jacksonville, Florida, United States
Died: 1990

 12 Ernie Banks

Ernie Banks
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Baseball player
Birthdate: January 31, 1931
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Dallas, Texas, United States
Died: 2015

 13 Samuel Barber

Samuel Barber
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: March 9, 1910
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: West Chester, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 1981

 14 Abdullah of Saudi Arabia

Abdullah of Saudi Arabia
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Famous As: Former King of Saudi Arabia
Birthdate: August 1, 1924
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Riyadh, Sultanate of Nejd (now Saudi Arabia)
Died: 2015

 15 Gustave Doré

Gustave Doré
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Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: January 6, 1832
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Strasbourg, France
Died: 1883

 16 Hugh Masekela

Hugh Masekela
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Former Jazz Trumpeter who was described as
Birthdate: April 4, 1939
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Emalahleni Local Municipality, South Africa
Died: 2018
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 17 Thierry Mugler

Thierry Mugler
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Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Fashion designer
Birthdate: December 21, 1948
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Strasbourg, France
Died: 2022

 18 Helmut Newton

Helmut Newton
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Listed In: Photographers
Famous As: Photographer
Birthdate: October 31, 1920
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: 2004

 19 Lucius Verus

Lucius Verus
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Famous As: Roman Emperor
Birthdate: December 15, 0130
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Died: 0169

 20 Lari White

Lari White
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Country Singers
Birthdate: May 13, 1965
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Dunedin, Florida, USA
Died: 2018

 21 Robert Nozick

Robert Nozick
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Famous As: Philosopher, University Teacher
Birthdate: November 16, 1938
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: 2002

 22 William Pitt the Younger

William Pitt the Younger
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (1783-1801, 1804-06)
Birthdate: May 28, 1759
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Hayes, Bromley, England
Died: 1806

 23 Pierre Bonnard

Pierre Bonnard
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Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: October 3, 1867
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Fontenay-aux-Roses, France
Died: 1947

 24 Sir Alexander Korda

Sir Alexander Korda
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Famous As: Film Director
Birthdate: September 16, 1893
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Túrkeve, Hungary
Died: 1956

 25 Pierre Bourdieu

Pierre Bourdieu
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Famous As: Sociologist
Birthdate: August 1, 1930
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Denguin, France
Died: 2002

 26 Mykola Leontovych

Mykola Leontovych
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: December 13, 1877
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Monastyrysche, Ukraine
Died: 1921

 27 Giambattista Vico

Giambattista Vico
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: June 23, 1668
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Naples, Italy
Died: 1744

 28 Kirkpatrick Macmillan

Kirkpatrick Macmillan
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Famous As: Inventor of Pedal Bicycle
Birthdate: September 2, 1812
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Keir, Dumfries and Galloway
Died: 1878

 29 Jonas Mekas

Jonas Mekas
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Famous As: Former Film director, Poet who has been called "the godfather of American avant-garde cinema" on many occasions.
Birthdate: December 24, 1922
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Semeniškiai, Lithuania
Died: 2019

 30 E. Howard Hunt

E. Howard Hunt
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author, Intelligence officer
Birthdate: October 9, 1918
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Hamburg, New York, United States
Died: 2007

 31 Lobengula

Lobengula
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Famous As: King
Birthdate: 1845 AD
Birthplace: Matabeleland, Zimbabwe
Died: 1894

 32 Joseph Beuys

Joseph Beuys
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Famous As: Founder of the provocative art movement known as Fluxus, and was a key figure in the development of Happenings
Birthdate: May 12, 1921
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Krefeld, Germany
Died: 1986

 33 Jay Pritzker

Jay Pritzker
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Entrepreneur
Birthdate: August 26, 1922
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: 1999

 34 Richard Berry

Richard Berry
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: April 11, 1935
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Extension, Louisiana, United States
Died: 1997

 35 Jimmy Bain

Jimmy Bain
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: December 19, 1947
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Newtonmore, Highland, Scotland
Died: 2016

 36 Diana Athill

Diana Athill
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: December 21, 1917
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Kensington, London, England, United Kingdom
Died: 2019

 37 Otto III, Holy Roman Emperor

Otto III, Holy Roman Emperor
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Famous As: Emperor
Birthdate: June 30, 0980
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Kessel, Germany
Died: 1002

 38 Northrop Frye

Northrop Frye
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Famous As: Literary theorist and philosopher who was best remembered for being one of the most influential thinkers of the 20th century.
Birthdate: July 14, 1912
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Sherbrooke, Canada
Died: 1991

 39 Jack McDuff

Jack McDuff
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Organist
Birthdate: September 17, 1926
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Champaign, Illinois, United States
Died: 2001

 40 Moy Yat

Moy Yat
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Grandmaster
Birthdate: June 28, 1938
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: China
Died: 2001

 41 Alexandre Cabanel

Alexandre Cabanel
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Famous As: Former Painter, who painted historical, classical and religious subjects in the academic style
Birthdate: September 28, 1823
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Montpellier, France
Died: 1889

 42 Ryszard Kapuściński

Ryszard Kapuściński
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: March 4, 1932
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Pinsk
Died: 2007

 43 John Field

John Field
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Pianist, composer and teacher.
Birthdate: July 26, 1782
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Dublin
Died: 1837

 44 Alexander Woollcott

Alexander Woollcott
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Famous As: American critic
Birthdate: January 19, 1887
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Red Bank, New Jersey
Died: 1943

 45 Hilla Limann

Hilla Limann
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: December 12, 1934
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Gwollu, Gold Coast, Ghana
Died: 1998

 46 Abraham ibn Ezra

Abraham ibn Ezra
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 1089 AD
Birthplace: Tudela, Spain
Died: 1167

 47 Kid Ory

Kid Ory
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Former trombonist, bandleader
Birthdate: December 25, 1886
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: LaPlace, Louisiana, United States
Died: 1973
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 48 Natalia Sedova

Natalia Sedova
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Second wife of Leon Trotsky, the Russian revolutionary
Birthdate: April 5, 1882
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Romny, Ukraine
Died: 1962

 49 Edward MacDowell

Edward MacDowell
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer and Pianist
Birthdate: December 18, 1860
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: New York City
Died: 1908

 50 Claude Chappe

Claude Chappe
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Famous As: Inventor
Birthdate: December 25, 1763
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Brûlon, Sarthe, France
Died: 1805