January23Deaths

Posted on November 30, 2006, in Uncategorized, with 0 Comments

The following is a list of notable world figures who died on January 24.

  1. 1002 - Otto III, Holy Roman Emperor (b. 980)
  2. 1199 - Yaqub, Almohad Caliph (b. 1160)
  3. 1548 - Bernardo Pisano, Italian composer (b. 1490)
  4. 1549 - Johannes Honter, Transylvanian Saxon humanist and theologian (b. 1498)
  5. 1567 - Jiajing, Emperor of China (b. 1507)
  6. 1570 - James Stewart, Earl of Moray, regent of Scotland (assassinated)
  7. 1622 - William Baffin, English explorer (b. 1584)
  8. 1744 - Giambattista Vico, Italian philosopher and historian (b. 1668)
  9. 1785 - Matthew Stewart, Scottish mathematician (b. 1717)
  10. 1789 - Frances Brooke, English writer (b. 1724)
  11. 1789 - John Cleland, English novelist (b. 1709)
  12. 1800 - Edward Rutledge, American statesman (b. 1749)
  13. 1803 - Arthur Guinness, Irish brewer (b. 1725)
  14. 1805 - Claude Chappe, French telecommunications pioneer (b. 1763)
  15. 1806 - William Pitt the Younger, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (b. 1759)
  16. 1812 - Robert Craufurd, British general (mortally wounded in battle) (b. 1764)
  17. 1833 - Edward Pellew, 1st Viscount Exmouth, British admiral (b. 1757)
  18. 1837 - John Field, Irish composer (b. 1782)
  19. 1866 - Thomas Love Peacock, English satirist (b. 1785)
  20. 1875 - Charles Kingsley English writer (b. 1819)
  21. 1883 - Gustave Doré, French artist, engraver, and illustrator (b. 1832)
  22. 1893 - Lucius Quintus Cincinnatus Lamar, U.S. Supreme Court Justice (b. 1825)
  23. 1922 - Arthur Nikisch, Hungarian conductor (b. 1855)
  24. 1923 - Max Nordau, Austrian author, philosopher, and Zionist leader (b. 1849)
  25. 1931 - Anna Pavlova, Russian ballerina (b. 1881)
  26. 1937 - Marie Prevost, Canadian actress (b. 1898)
  27. 1937 - Orso Mario Corbino, Italian physicist (b. 1876)
  28. 1943 - Alexander Woollcott, American actor, author, and bon vivant (b. 1887)
  29. 1944 - Edvard Munch, Norwegian painter (b. 1863)
  30. 1971 - Fritz Feigl, Austria-born chemist (b. 1871)
  31. 1973 - Kid Ory, American jazz trombonist (b. 1886)
  32. 1976 - Paul Robeson, American actor, singer, and social activist (b. 1898)
  33. 1978 - Terry Kath, American musician (Chicago) (b. 1946)
  34. 1978 - Jack Oakie, American actor (b. 1903)
  35. 1981 - Samuel Barber, American composer (b. 1910)
  36. 1983 - Fred Bakewell, English cricketer (b. 1908)
  37. 1989 - Salvador Dalí, Catalan artist (b. 1904)
  38. 1992 - Freddie Bartholomew, Irish actor (b. 1924)
  39. 1993 - Thomas A. Dorsey, American singer (b. 1899)
  40. 1994 - Nikolai Vasilievich Ogarkov, Soviet field marshal (b. 1917)
  41. 1994 - Brian Redhead, English journalist and broadcaster (b. 1929)
  42. 1997 - Richard Berry, American composer and musician (b. 1935)
  43. 1999 - Prince Lincoln Thompson, Jamaican musician (b. 1949)
  44. 2000 - Derrick Thomas, American football player (b. 1967)
  45. 2002 - Pierre Bourdieu, French sociologist (b. 1930)
  46. 2002 - Paul Aars, American racecar driver (b. 1934)
  47. 2002 - Robert Nozick, American philosopher (b. 1938)
  48. 2003 - Nell Carter, American singer and actress (b. 1948)
  49. 2004 - Bob Keeshan, American actor (b. 1927)
  50. 2004 - Helmut Newton, German-born photographer (b. 1920)
  51. 2005 - Morys George Lyndhurst Bruce, 4th Baron Aberdare, British politician (b. 1921)
  52. 2005 - Johnny Carson, American television legend (b. 1925)
  53. 2005 - Douglas Knight, American university president (b. 1921)
  54. 2006 - Ernie Baron, Philippine newscaster (b. 1940)
  55. 2006 - Chris McKinstry, Canadian scientist (b. 1967)

January23Deaths

Posted on November 30, 2006, in Uncategorized, with 0 Comments

The following is a list of notable world figures who died on January 23.

  1. 1002 - Otto III, Holy Roman Emperor (b. 980)
  2. 1199 - Yaqub, Almohad Caliph (b. 1160)
  3. 1548 - Bernardo Pisano, Italian composer (b. 1490)
  4. 1549 - Johannes Honter, Transylvanian Saxon humanist and theologian {b. 1498)
  5. 1567 - Jiajing, Emperor of China (b. 1507)
  6. 1570 - James Stewart, Earl of Moray, regent of Scotland (assassinated)
  7. 1622 - William Baffin, English explorer (b. 1584)
  8. 1744 - Giambattista Vico, Italian philosopher and historian (b. 1668)
  9. 1785 - Matthew Stewart, Scottish mathematician (b. 1717)
  10. 1789 - Frances Brooke, English writer (b. 1724)
  11. 1789 - John Cleland, English novelist (b. 1709)
  12. 1800 - Edward Rutledge, American statesman (b. 1749)
  13. 1803 - Arthur Guinness, Irish brewer (b. 1725)
  14. 1805 - Claude Chappe, French telecommunications pioneer (b. 1763)
  15. 1806 - William Pitt the Younger, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (b. 1759)
  16. 1812 - Robert Craufurd, British general (mortally wounded in battle) (b. 1764)
  17. 1833 - Edward Pellew, 1st Viscount Exmouth, British admiral (b. 1757)
  18. 1837 - John Field, Irish composer (b. 1782)
  19. 1866 - Thomas Love Peacock, English satirist (b. 1785)
  20. 1875 - Charles Kingsley English writer (b. 1819)
  21. 1883 - Gustave Doré, French artist, engraver, and illustrator (b. 1832)
  22. 1893 - Lucius Quintus Cincinnatus Lamar, U.S. Supreme Court Justice (b. 1825)
  23. 1922 - Arthur Nikisch, Hungarian conductor (b. 1855)
  24. 1923 - Max Nordau, Austrian author, philosopher, and Zionist leader (b. 1849)
  25. 1931 - Anna Pavlova, Russian ballerina (b. 1881)
  26. 1937 - Marie Prevost, Canadian actress (b. 1898)
  27. 1937 - Orso Mario Corbino, Italian physicist (b. 1876)
  28. 1943 - Alexander Woollcott, American actor, author, and bon vivant (b. 1887)
  29. 1944 - Edvard Munch, Norwegian painter (b. 1863)
  30. 1971 - Fritz Feigl, Austria-born chemist (b. 1871)
  31. 1973 - Kid Ory, American jazz trombonist (b. 1886)
  32. 1976 - Paul Robeson, American actor, singer, and social activist (b. 1898)
  33. 1978 - Terry Kath, American musician (Chicago) (b. 1946)
  34. 1978 - Jack Oakie, American actor (b. 1903)
  35. 1981 - Samuel Barber, American composer (b. 1910)
  36. 1983 - Fred Bakewell, English cricketer (b. 1908)
  37. 1989 - Salvador Dalí, Catalan artist (b. 1904)
  38. 1992 - Freddie Bartholomew, Irish actor (b. 1924)
  39. 1993 - Thomas A. Dorsey, American singer (b. 1899)
  40. 1994 - Nikolai Vasilievich Ogarkov, Soviet field marshal (b. 1917)
  41. 1994 - Brian Redhead, English journalist and broadcaster (b. 1929)
  42. 1997 - Richard Berry, American composer and musician (b. 1935)
  43. 1999 - Prince Lincoln Thompson, Jamaican musician (b. 1949)
  44. 2000 - Derrick Thomas, American football player (b. 1967)
  45. 2002 - Pierre Bourdieu, French sociologist (b. 1930)
  46. 2002 - Paul Aars, American racecar driver (b. 1934)
  47. 2002 - Robert Nozick, American philosopher (b. 1938)
  48. 2003 - Nell Carter, American singer and actress (b. 1948)
  49. 2004 - Bob Keeshan, American actor (b. 1927)
  50. 2004 - Helmut Newton, German-born photographer (b. 1920)
  51. 2005 - Morys George Lyndhurst Bruce, 4th Baron Aberdare, British politician (b. 1921)
  52. 2005 - Johnny Carson, American television legend (b. 1925)
  53. 2005 - Douglas Knight, American university president (b. 1921)
  54. 2006 - Ernie Baron, Philippine newscaster (b. 1940)
  55. 2006 - Chris McKinstry, Canadian scientist (b. 1967)

January23Deaths

Posted on November 30, 2006, in Uncategorized, with 0 Comments

The following is a list of notable world figures who died on January 23.

  1. 1002 - Otto III, Holy Roman Emperor (b. 980)
  2. 1199 - Yaqub, Almohad Caliph (b. 1160)
  3. 1548 - Bernardo Pisano, Italian composer (b. 1490)
  4. 1549 - Johannes Honter, Transylvanian Saxon humanist and theologian {b. 1498)
  5. 1567 - Jiajing, Emperor of China (b. 1507)
  6. 1570 - James Stewart, Earl of Moray, regent of Scotland (assassinated)
  7. 1622 - William Baffin, English explorer (b. 1584)
  8. 1744 - Giambattista Vico, Italian philosopher and historian (b. 1668)
  9. 1785 - Matthew Stewart, Scottish mathematician (b. 1717)
  10. 1789 - Frances Brooke, English writer (b. 1724)
  11. 1789 - John Cleland, English novelist (b. 1709)
  12. 1800 - Edward Rutledge, American statesman (b. 1749)
  13. 1803 - Arthur Guinness, Irish brewer (b. 1725)
  14. 1805 - Claude Chappe, French telecommunications pioneer (b. 1763)
  15. 1806 - William Pitt the Younger, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (b. 1759)
  16. 1812 - Robert Craufurd, British general (mortally wounded in battle) (b. 1764)
  17. 1833 - Edward Pellew, 1st Viscount Exmouth, British admiral (b. 1757)
  18. 1837 - John Field, Irish composer (b. 1782)
  19. 1866 - Thomas Love Peacock, English satirist (b. 1785)
  20. 1875 - Charles Kingsley English writer (b. 1819)
  21. 1883 - Gustave Doré, French artist, engraver, and illustrator (b. 1832)
  22. 1893 - Lucius Quintus Cincinnatus Lamar, U.S. Supreme Court Justice (b. 1825)
  23. 1922 - Arthur Nikisch, Hungarian conductor (b. 1855)
  24. 1923 - Max Nordau, Austrian author, philosopher, and Zionist leader (b. 1849)
  25. 1931 - Anna Pavlova, Russian ballerina (b. 1881)
  26. 1937 - Marie Prevost, Canadian actress (b. 1898)
  27. 1937 - Orso Mario Corbino, Italian physicist (b. 1876)
  28. 1943 - Alexander Woollcott, American actor, author, and bon vivant (b. 1887)
  29. 1944 - Edvard Munch, Norwegian painter (b. 1863)
  30. 1971 - Fritz Feigl, Austria-born chemist (b. 1871)
  31. 1973 - Kid Ory, American jazz trombonist (b. 1886)
  32. 1976 - Paul Robeson, American actor, singer, and social activist (b. 1898)
  33. 1978 - Terry Kath, American musician (Chicago) (b. 1946)
  34. 1978 - Jack Oakie, American actor (b. 1903)
  35. 1981 - Samuel Barber, American composer (b. 1910)
  36. 1983 - Fred Bakewell, English cricketer (b. 1908)
  37. 1989 - Salvador Dalí, Catalan artist (b. 1904)
  38. 1992 - Freddie Bartholomew, Irish actor (b. 1924)
  39. 1993 - Thomas A. Dorsey, American singer (b. 1899)
  40. 1994 - Nikolai Vasilievich Ogarkov, Soviet field marshal (b. 1917)
  41. 1994 - Brian Redhead, English journalist and broadcaster (b. 1929)
  42. 1997 - Richard Berry, American composer and musician (b. 1935)
  43. 1999 - Prince Lincoln Thompson, Jamaican musician (b. 1949)
  44. 2000 - Derrick Thomas, American football player (b. 1967)
  45. 2002 - Pierre Bourdieu, French sociologist (b. 1930)
  46. 2002 - Paul Aars, American racecar driver (b. 1934)
  47. 2002 - Robert Nozick, American philosopher (b. 1938)
  48. 2003 - Nell Carter, American singer and actress (b. 1948)
  49. 2004 - Bob Keeshan, American actor (b. 1927)
  50. 2004 - Helmut Newton, German-born photographer (b. 1920)
  51. 2005 - Morys George Lyndhurst Bruce, 4th Baron Aberdare, British politician (b. 1921)
  52. 2005 - Johnny Carson, American television legend (b. 1925)
  53. 2005 - Douglas Knight, American university president (b. 1921)
  54. 2006 - Ernie Baron, Philippine newscaster (b. 1940)
  55. 2006 - Chris McKinstry, Canadian scientist (b. 1967)

January23Deaths

Posted on November 30, 2006, in Uncategorized, with 0 Comments

The following is a list of notable world figures who died on January 23.

  1. 1002 - Otto III, Holy Roman Emperor (b. 980)
  2. 1199 - Yaqub, Almohad Caliph (b. 1160)
  3. 1548 - Bernardo Pisano, Italian composer (b. 1490)
  4. 1549 - Johannes Honter, Transylvanian Saxon humanist and theologian {b. 1498)
  5. 1567 - Jiajing, Emperor of China (b. 1507)
  6. 1570 - James Stewart, Earl of Moray, regent of Scotland (assassinated)
  7. 1622 - William Baffin, English explorer (b. 1584)
  8. 1744 - Giambattista Vico, Italian philosopher and historian (b. 1668)
  9. 1785 - Matthew Stewart, Scottish mathematician (b. 1717)
  10. 1789 - Frances Brooke, English writer (b. 1724)
  11. 1789 - John Cleland, English novelist (b. 1709)
  12. 1800 - Edward Rutledge, American statesman (b. 1749)
  13. 1803 - Arthur Guinness, Irish brewer (b. 1725)
  14. 1805 - Claude Chappe, French telecommunications pioneer (b. 1763)
  15. 1806 - William Pitt the Younger, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (b. 1759)
  16. 1812 - Robert Craufurd, British general (mortally wounded in battle) (b. 1764)
  17. 1833 - Edward Pellew, 1st Viscount Exmouth, British admiral (b. 1757)
  18. 1837 - John Field, Irish composer (b. 1782)
  19. 1866 - Thomas Love Peacock, English satirist (b. 1785)
  20. 1875 - Charles Kingsley English writer (b. 1819)
  21. 1883 - Gustave Doré, French artist, engraver, and illustrator (b. 1832)
  22. 1893 - Lucius Quintus Cincinnatus Lamar, U.S. Supreme Court Justice (b. 1825)
  23. 1922 - Arthur Nikisch, Hungarian conductor (b. 1855)
  24. 1923 - Max Nordau, Austrian author, philosopher, and Zionist leader (b. 1849)
  25. 1931 - Anna Pavlova, Russian ballerina (b. 1881)
  26. 1937 - Marie Prevost, Canadian actress (b. 1898)
  27. 1937 - Orso Mario Corbino, Italian physicist (b. 1876)
  28. 1943 - Alexander Woollcott, American actor, author, and bon vivant (b. 1887)
  29. 1944 - Edvard Munch, Norwegian painter (b. 1863)
  30. 1971 - Fritz Feigl, Austria-born chemist (b. 1871)
  31. 1973 - Kid Ory, American jazz trombonist (b. 1886)
  32. 1976 - Paul Robeson, American actor, singer, and social activist (b. 1898)
  33. 1978 - Terry Kath, American musician (Chicago) (b. 1946)
  34. 1978 - Jack Oakie, American actor (b. 1903)
  35. 1981 - Samuel Barber, American composer (b. 1910)
  36. 1983 - Fred Bakewell, English cricketer (b. 1908)
  37. 1989 - Salvador Dalí, Catalan artist (b. 1904)
  38. 1992 - Freddie Bartholomew, Irish actor (b. 1924)
  39. 1993 - Thomas A. Dorsey, American singer (b. 1899)
  40. 1994 - Nikolai Vasilievich Ogarkov, Soviet field marshal (b. 1917)
  41. 1994 - Brian Redhead, English journalist and broadcaster (b. 1929)
  42. 1997 - Richard Berry, American composer and musician (b. 1935)
  43. 1999 - Prince Lincoln Thompson, Jamaican musician (b. 1949)
  44. 2000 - Derrick Thomas, American football player (b. 1967)
  45. 2002 - Pierre Bourdieu, French sociologist (b. 1930)
  46. 2002 - Paul Aars, American racecar driver (b. 1934)
  47. 2002 - Robert Nozick, American philosopher (b. 1938)
  48. 2003 - Nell Carter, American singer and actress (b. 1948)
  49. 2004 - Bob Keeshan, American actor (b. 1927)
  50. 2004 - Helmut Newton, German-born photographer (b. 1920)
  51. 2005 - Morys George Lyndhurst Bruce, 4th Baron Aberdare, British politician (b. 1921)
  52. 2005 - Johnny Carson, American television legend (b. 1925)
  53. 2005 - Douglas Knight, American university president (b. 1921)
  54. 2006 - Ernie Baron, Philippine newscaster (b. 1940)
  55. 2006 - Chris McKinstry, Canadian scientist (b. 1967)

January23Deaths

Posted on November 30, 2006, in Uncategorized, with 0 Comments

The following is a list of notable world figures who died on January 23.

  1. 1002 - Otto III, Holy Roman Emperor (b. 980)
  2. 1199 - Yaqub, Almohad Caliph (b. 1160)
  3. 1548 - Bernardo Pisano, Italian composer (b. 1490)
  4. 1549 - Johannes Honter, Transylvanian Saxon humanist and theologian {b. 1498)
  5. 1567 - Jiajing, Emperor of China (b. 1507)
  6. 1570 - James Stewart, Earl of Moray, regent of Scotland (assassinated)
  7. 1622 - William Baffin, English explorer (b. 1584)
  8. 1744 - Giambattista Vico, Italian philosopher and historian (b. 1668)
  9. 1785 - Matthew Stewart, Scottish mathematician (b. 1717)
  10. 1789 - Frances Brooke, English writer (b. 1724)
  11. 1789 - John Cleland, English novelist (b. 1709)
  12. 1800 - Edward Rutledge, American statesman (b. 1749)
  13. 1803 - Arthur Guinness, Irish brewer (b. 1725)
  14. 1805 - Claude Chappe, French telecommunications pioneer (b. 1763)
  15. 1806 - William Pitt the Younger, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (b. 1759)
  16. 1812 - Robert Craufurd, British general (mortally wounded in battle) (b. 1764)
  17. 1833 - Edward Pellew, 1st Viscount Exmouth, British admiral (b. 1757)
  18. 1837 - John Field, Irish composer (b. 1782)
  19. 1866 - Thomas Love Peacock, English satirist (b. 1785)
  20. 1875 - Charles Kingsley English writer (b. 1819)
  21. 1883 - Gustave Doré, French artist, engraver, and illustrator (b. 1832)
  22. 1893 - Lucius Quintus Cincinnatus Lamar, U.S. Supreme Court Justice (b. 1825)
  23. 1922 - Arthur Nikisch, Hungarian conductor (b. 1855)
  24. 1923 - Max Nordau, Austrian author, philosopher, and Zionist leader (b. 1849)
  25. 1931 - Anna Pavlova, Russian ballerina (b. 1881)
  26. 1937 - Marie Prevost, Canadian actress (b. 1898)
  27. 1937 - Orso Mario Corbino, Italian physicist (b. 1876)
  28. 1943 - Alexander Woollcott, American actor, author, and bon vivant (b. 1887)
  29. 1944 - Edvard Munch, Norwegian painter (b. 1863)
  30. 1971 - Fritz Feigl, Austria-born chemist (b. 1871)
  31. 1973 - Kid Ory, American jazz trombonist (b. 1886)
  32. 1976 - Paul Robeson, American actor, singer, and social activist (b. 1898)
  33. 1978 - Terry Kath, American musician (Chicago) (b. 1946)
  34. 1978 - Jack Oakie, American actor (b. 1903)
  35. 1981 - Samuel Barber, American composer (b. 1910)
  36. 1983 - Fred Bakewell, English cricketer (b. 1908)
  37. 1989 - Salvador Dalí, Catalan artist (b. 1904)
  38. 1992 - Freddie Bartholomew, Irish actor (b. 1924)
  39. 1993 - Thomas A. Dorsey, American singer (b. 1899)
  40. 1994 - Nikolai Vasilievich Ogarkov, Soviet field marshal (b. 1917)
  41. 1994 - Brian Redhead, English journalist and broadcaster (b. 1929)
  42. 1997 - Richard Berry, American composer and musician (b. 1935)
  43. 1999 - Prince Lincoln Thompson, Jamaican musician (b. 1949)
  44. 2000 - Derrick Thomas, American football player (b. 1967)
  45. 2002 - Pierre Bourdieu, French sociologist (b. 1930)
  46. 2002 - Paul Aars, American racecar driver (b. 1934)
  47. 2002 - Robert Nozick, American philosopher (b. 1938)
  48. 2003 - Nell Carter, American singer and actress (b. 1948)
  49. 2004 - Bob Keeshan, American actor (b. 1927)
  50. 2004 - Helmut Newton, German-born photographer (b. 1920)
  51. 2005 - Morys George Lyndhurst Bruce, 4th Baron Aberdare, British politician (b. 1921)
  52. 2005 - Johnny Carson, American television legend (b. 1925)
  53. 2005 - Douglas Knight, American university president (b. 1921)
  54. 2006 - Ernie Baron, Philippine newscaster (b. 1940)
  55. 2006 - Chris McKinstry, Canadian scientist (b. 1967)

January23Deaths

Posted on November 30, 2006, in Uncategorized, with 0 Comments

The following is a list of notable world figures who died on January 23.

  1. 1002 - Otto III, Holy Roman Emperor (b. 980)
  2. 1199 - Yaqub, Almohad Caliph (b. 1160)
  3. 1548 - Bernardo Pisano, Italian composer (b. 1490)
  4. 1549 - Johannes Honter, Transylvanian Saxon humanist and theologian {b. 1498)
  5. 1567 - Jiajing, Emperor of China (b. 1507)
  6. 1570 - James Stewart, Earl of Moray, regent of Scotland (assassinated)
  7. 1622 - William Baffin, English explorer (b. 1584)
  8. 1744 - Giambattista Vico, Italian philosopher and historian (b. 1668)
  9. 1785 - Matthew Stewart, Scottish mathematician (b. 1717)
  10. 1789 - Frances Brooke, English writer (b. 1724)
  11. 1789 - John Cleland, English novelist (b. 1709)
  12. 1800 - Edward Rutledge, American statesman (b. 1749)
  13. 1803 - Arthur Guinness, Irish brewer (b. 1725)
  14. 1805 - Claude Chappe, French telecommunications pioneer (b. 1763)
  15. 1806 - William Pitt the Younger, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (b. 1759)
  16. 1812 - Robert Craufurd, British general (mortally wounded in battle) (b. 1764)
  17. 1833 - Edward Pellew, 1st Viscount Exmouth, British admiral (b. 1757)
  18. 1837 - John Field, Irish composer (b. 1782)
  19. 1866 - Thomas Love Peacock, English satirist (b. 1785)
  20. 1875 - Charles Kingsley English writer (b. 1819)
  21. 1883 - Gustave Doré, French artist, engraver, and illustrator (b. 1832)
  22. 1893 - Lucius Quintus Cincinnatus Lamar, U.S. Supreme Court Justice (b. 1825)
  23. 1922 - Arthur Nikisch, Hungarian conductor (b. 1855)
  24. 1923 - Max Nordau, Austrian author, philosopher, and Zionist leader (b. 1849)
  25. 1931 - Anna Pavlova, Russian ballerina (b. 1881)
  26. 1937 - Marie Prevost, Canadian actress (b. 1898)
  27. 1937 - Orso Mario Corbino, Italian physicist (b. 1876)
  28. 1943 - Alexander Woollcott, American actor, author, and bon vivant (b. 1887)
  29. 1944 - Edvard Munch, Norwegian painter (b. 1863)
  30. 1971 - Fritz Feigl, Austria-born chemist (b. 1871)
  31. 1973 - Kid Ory, American jazz trombonist (b. 1886)
  32. 1976 - Paul Robeson, American actor, singer, and social activist (b. 1898)
  33. 1978 - Terry Kath, American musician (Chicago) (b. 1946)
  34. 1978 - Jack Oakie, American actor (b. 1903)
  35. 1981 - Samuel Barber, American composer (b. 1910)
  36. 1983 - Fred Bakewell, English cricketer (b. 1908)
  37. 1989 - Salvador Dalí, Catalan artist (b. 1904)
  38. 1992 - Freddie Bartholomew, Irish actor (b. 1924)
  39. 1993 - Thomas A. Dorsey, American singer (b. 1899)
  40. 1994 - Nikolai Vasilievich Ogarkov, Soviet field marshal (b. 1917)
  41. 1994 - Brian Redhead, English journalist and broadcaster (b. 1929)
  42. 1997 - Richard Berry, American composer and musician (b. 1935)
  43. 1999 - Prince Lincoln Thompson, Jamaican musician (b. 1949)
  44. 2000 - Derrick Thomas, American football player (b. 1967)
  45. 2002 - Pierre Bourdieu, French sociologist (b. 1930)
  46. 2002 - Paul Aars, American racecar driver (b. 1934)
  47. 2002 - Robert Nozick, American philosopher (b. 1938)
  48. 2003 - Nell Carter, American singer and actress (b. 1948)
  49. 2004 - Bob Keeshan, American actor (b. 1927)
  50. 2004 - Helmut Newton, German-born photographer (b. 1920)
  51. 2005 - Morys George Lyndhurst Bruce, 4th Baron Aberdare, British politician (b. 1921)
  52. 2005 - Johnny Carson, American television legend (b. 1925)
  53. 2005 - Douglas Knight, American university president (b. 1921)
  54. 2006 - Ernie Baron, Philippine newscaster (b. 1940)
  55. 2006 - Chris McKinstry, Canadian scientist (b. 1967)

January23Deaths

Posted on November 30, 2006, in Uncategorized, with 0 Comments

The following is a list of notable world figures who died on January 23.

  1. 1002 - Otto III, Holy Roman Emperor (b. 980)
  2. 1199 - Yaqub, Almohad Caliph (b. 1160)
  3. 1548 - Bernardo Pisano, Italian composer (b. 1490)
  4. 1549 - Johannes Honter, Transylvanian Saxon humanist and theologian {b. 1498)
  5. 1567 - Jiajing, Emperor of China (b. 1507)
  6. 1570 - James Stewart, Earl of Moray, regent of Scotland (assassinated)
  7. 1622 - William Baffin, English explorer (b. 1584)
  8. 1744 - Giambattista Vico, Italian philosopher and historian (b. 1668)
  9. 1785 - Matthew Stewart, Scottish mathematician (b. 1717)
  10. 1789 - Frances Brooke, English writer (b. 1724)
  11. 1789 - John Cleland, English novelist (b. 1709)
  12. 1800 - Edward Rutledge, American statesman (b. 1749)
  13. 1803 - Arthur Guinness, Irish brewer (b. 1725)
  14. 1805 - Claude Chappe, French telecommunications pioneer (b. 1763)
  15. 1806 - William Pitt the Younger, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (b. 1759)
  16. 1812 - Robert Craufurd, British general (mortally wounded in battle) (b. 1764)
  17. 1833 - Edward Pellew, 1st Viscount Exmouth, British admiral (b. 1757)
  18. 1837 - John Field, Irish composer (b. 1782)
  19. 1866 - Thomas Love Peacock, English satirist (b. 1785)
  20. 1875 - Charles Kingsley English writer (b. 1819)
  21. 1883 - Gustave Doré, French artist, engraver, and illustrator (b. 1832)
  22. 1893 - Lucius Quintus Cincinnatus Lamar, U.S. Supreme Court Justice (b. 1825)
  23. 1922 - Arthur Nikisch, Hungarian conductor (b. 1855)
  24. 1923 - Max Nordau, Austrian author, philosopher, and Zionist leader (b. 1849)
  25. 1931 - Anna Pavlova, Russian ballerina (b. 1881)
  26. 1937 - Marie Prevost, Canadian actress (b. 1898)
  27. 1937 - Orso Mario Corbino, Italian physicist (b. 1876)
  28. 1943 - Alexander Woollcott, American actor, author, and bon vivant (b. 1887)
  29. 1944 - Edvard Munch, Norwegian painter (b. 1863)
  30. 1971 - Fritz Feigl, Austria-born chemist (b. 1871)
  31. 1973 - Kid Ory, American jazz trombonist (b. 1886)
  32. 1976 - Paul Robeson, American actor, singer, and social activist (b. 1898)
  33. 1978 - Terry Kath, American musician (Chicago) (b. 1946)
  34. 1978 - Jack Oakie, American actor (b. 1903)
  35. 1981 - Samuel Barber, American composer (b. 1910)
  36. 1983 - Fred Bakewell, English cricketer (b. 1908)
  37. 1989 - Salvador Dalí, Catalan artist (b. 1904)
  38. 1992 - Freddie Bartholomew, Irish actor (b. 1924)
  39. 1993 - Thomas A. Dorsey, American singer (b. 1899)
  40. 1994 - Nikolai Vasilievich Ogarkov, Soviet field marshal (b. 1917)
  41. 1994 - Brian Redhead, English journalist and broadcaster (b. 1929)
  42. 1997 - Richard Berry, American composer and musician (b. 1935)
  43. 1999 - Prince Lincoln Thompson, Jamaican musician (b. 1949)
  44. 2000 - Derrick Thomas, American football player (b. 1967)
  45. 2002 - Pierre Bourdieu, French sociologist (b. 1930)
  46. 2002 - Paul Aars, American racecar driver (b. 1934)
  47. 2002 - Robert Nozick, American philosopher (b. 1938)
  48. 2003 - Nell Carter, American singer and actress (b. 1948)
  49. 2004 - Bob Keeshan, American actor (b. 1927)
  50. 2004 - Helmut Newton, German-born photographer (b. 1920)
  51. 2005 - Morys George Lyndhurst Bruce, 4th Baron Aberdare, British politician (b. 1921)
  52. 2005 - Johnny Carson, American television legend (b. 1925)
  53. 2005 - Douglas Knight, American university president (b. 1921)
  54. 2006 - Ernie Baron, Philippine newscaster (b. 1940)
  55. 2006 - Chris McKinstry, Canadian scientist (b. 1967)

January23Deaths

Posted on November 30, 2006, in Uncategorized, with 0 Comments

The following is a list of notable world figures who died on January 23.

  1. 1002 - Otto III, Holy Roman Emperor (b. 980)
  2. 1199 - Yaqub, Almohad Caliph (b. 1160)
  3. 1548 - Bernardo Pisano, Italian composer (b. 1490)
  4. 1549 - Johannes Honter, Transylvanian Saxon humanist and theologian {b. 1498)
  5. 1567 - Jiajing, Emperor of China (b. 1507)
  6. 1570 - James Stewart, Earl of Moray, regent of Scotland (assassinated)
  7. 1622 - William Baffin, English explorer (b. 1584)
  8. 1744 - Giambattista Vico, Italian philosopher and historian (b. 1668)
  9. 1785 - Matthew Stewart, Scottish mathematician (b. 1717)
  10. 1789 - Frances Brooke, English writer (b. 1724)
  11. 1789 - John Cleland, English novelist (b. 1709)
  12. 1800 - Edward Rutledge, American statesman (b. 1749)
  13. 1803 - Arthur Guinness, Irish brewer (b. 1725)
  14. 1805 - Claude Chappe, French telecommunications pioneer (b. 1763)
  15. 1806 - William Pitt the Younger, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (b. 1759)
  16. 1812 - Robert Craufurd, British general (mortally wounded in battle) (b. 1764)
  17. 1833 - Edward Pellew, 1st Viscount Exmouth, British admiral (b. 1757)
  18. 1837 - John Field, Irish composer (b. 1782)
  19. 1866 - Thomas Love Peacock, English satirist (b. 1785)
  20. 1875 - Charles Kingsley English writer (b. 1819)
  21. 1883 - Gustave Doré, French artist, engraver, and illustrator (b. 1832)
  22. 1893 - Lucius Quintus Cincinnatus Lamar, U.S. Supreme Court Justice (b. 1825)
  23. 1922 - Arthur Nikisch, Hungarian conductor (b. 1855)
  24. 1923 - Max Nordau, Austrian author, philosopher, and Zionist leader (b. 1849)
  25. 1931 - Anna Pavlova, Russian ballerina (b. 1881)
  26. 1937 - Marie Prevost, Canadian actress (b. 1898)
  27. 1937 - Orso Mario Corbino, Italian physicist (b. 1876)
  28. 1943 - Alexander Woollcott, American actor, author, and bon vivant (b. 1887)
  29. 1944 - Edvard Munch, Norwegian painter (b. 1863)
  30. 1971 - Fritz Feigl, Austria-born chemist (b. 1871)
  31. 1973 - Kid Ory, American jazz trombonist (b. 1886)
  32. 1976 - Paul Robeson, American actor, singer, and social activist (b. 1898)
  33. 1978 - Terry Kath, American musician (Chicago) (b. 1946)
  34. 1978 - Jack Oakie, American actor (b. 1903)
  35. 1981 - Samuel Barber, American composer (b. 1910)
  36. 1983 - Fred Bakewell, English cricketer (b. 1908)
  37. 1989 - Salvador Dalí, Catalan artist (b. 1904)
  38. 1992 - Freddie Bartholomew, Irish actor (b. 1924)
  39. 1993 - Thomas A. Dorsey, American singer (b. 1899)
  40. 1994 - Nikolai Vasilievich Ogarkov, Soviet field marshal (b. 1917)
  41. 1994 - Brian Redhead, English journalist and broadcaster (b. 1929)
  42. 1997 - Richard Berry, American composer and musician (b. 1935)
  43. 1999 - Prince Lincoln Thompson, Jamaican musician (b. 1949)
  44. 2000 - Derrick Thomas, American football player (b. 1967)
  45. 2002 - Pierre Bourdieu, French sociologist (b. 1930)
  46. 2002 - Paul Aars, American racecar driver (b. 1934)
  47. 2002 - Robert Nozick, American philosopher (b. 1938)
  48. 2003 - Nell Carter, American singer and actress (b. 1948)
  49. 2004 - Bob Keeshan, American actor (b. 1927)
  50. 2004 - Helmut Newton, German-born photographer (b. 1920)
  51. 2005 - Morys George Lyndhurst Bruce, 4th Baron Aberdare, British politician (b. 1921)
  52. 2005 - Johnny Carson, American television legend (b. 1925)
  53. 2005 - Douglas Knight, American university president (b. 1921)
  54. 2006 - Ernie Baron, Philippine newscaster (b. 1940)
  55. 2006 - Chris McKinstry, Canadian scientist (b. 1967)

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