Died on This Day (17-Jan)
|Windsor Davies was a British actor. He is best remembered for playing Battery Sergeant Major Williams in the sitcom It Ain't Half Hot Mum over its entire run.
|Brenda C. Barnes
|Brenda Czajka Barnes was an American businesswoman who served as president, chairman and chief executive of Sara Lee, and was the first female CEO at PepsiCo.
|George Gregory Plitt, Jr. was an American fitness model, actor, and onetime Army Ranger.
|American fitness model
|Jakob Bothe , better known by his pen name Jakob Arjouni, was a German author.
|Donald Kirshner was an American music publisher, music consultant, rock music producer, talent manager, and songwriter.
|Rock band manager
|Virginia Mayo was an American actress and dancer. She was in a series of comedy films with Danny Kaye and was Warner Brothers' biggest box-office money-maker in the late 1940s.
|American actress and dancer
|Miguel Torga , pseudonym of Adolfo Correia da Rocha , is considered one of the greatest Portuguese writers of the 20th century.
|István Réti was a Hungarian painter, professor, art historian and leading member, as well as a founder and theoretician, of the Nagybánya artists' colony, located in what is present-day Baia Mare, Romania.
|George Newbold Lawrence
|George Newbold Lawrence was an American businessman and amateur ornithologist.
|Daniel Albert Wyttenbach
|Daniel Albert Wyttenbach was a German Swiss classical scholar.
|German-Swiss classical scholar
|Jessica Falkholt was an Australian actress who appeared in the television series Home and Away as Hope Morrison from September to November 2016.
|Terence Dale "Buffin" Griffin was an English drummer and a founding member of 1970s rock band Mott the Hoople.
|Robert Alistair McAlpine, Baron McAlpine of West Green was a British businessman, politician and author who was an advisor to Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher.
|British political advisor
|Carlos Guirao Felices was a musician and composer born in Barcelona 23 February 1954.
|Musician and composer born in Barcelona
|Erich Wolf Segal was an American author, screenwriter, educator, and classicist who wrote the bestselling novel Love Story and its hit film adaptation.
|American author, screenwriter
|Aldo Emilio Tessio was an Argentine politician belonging to the Radical Civic Union .
|William Larry Stewart II was an American rhythm and blues singer and pianist who was popular during the 1960s.
|American rhythm and blues singer and pianist
|Yang Changji was a Chinese educator, philosopher, and writer.
|Dr Alexander Anderson was an American physician and illustrator.
|Tsarevich Alexei Alexeyevich of Russia
|Tsarevich Alexei Alexeyevich was the second son and heir of Tsar Alexis of Russia and Maria Miloslavskaya, brother of Tsar Feodor III, Tsar Ivan V, and Tsarevna Sophia and half-brother of Tsar Peter the Great.
|Second son and heir of Tsar Alexis of Russia