Died on this Day

Anniversary Date: 23-Jan

Died on This Day (23-Jan)

Person Person Description Age Anniv
Aloysius Pang Aloysius Pang Aloysius Pang was a Singaporean actor managed under NoonTalk Media, best known for his involvement in multiple MediaCorp dramas. Singaporean actor 28 1
Gordon Kaye Gordon Kaye Gordon Fitzgerald Kaye , known professionally as Gorden Kaye, was an English actor and singer, best known for playing womanizing café owner René Artois in the television comedy series 'Allo 'Allo!. English actor and singer 75 3
King Abdullah King Abdullah Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud was a Saudi Arabian politician and military commander who ruled as the sixth King of Saudi Arabia from 1 August 2005 until his death in 2015. King of Saudi Arabia 90 5
Ed Bouchee Ed Bouchee Edward Francis Bouchee was an American professional baseball first baseman. American baseball player 79 7
Jack LaLanne Jack LaLanne Francois Henri "Jack" LaLanne was an American fitness and nutrition guru and motivational speaker. Body builder 96 9
Johnny Carson Johnny Carson John William Carson was an American television host, comedian, writer, and producer. Talk show host 79 15
Saul Rogovin Saul Rogovin Saul Walter Rogovin was an American professional baseball player. American baseball player 71 25
Ferenc Marschall Ferenc Marschall Ferenc Marschall was a Hungarian politician, who served as Minister of Agriculture for two months in 1938. Hungarian politician 82 50
Mao Yichang Mao Yichang Mao Yichang was a Chinese farmer and grain merchant who achieved notability as the father of Mao Zedong. Chinese farmer and grain merchant 49 100
Alexander Veltman Alexander Veltman Alexander Fomich Veltman was one of the most successful Russian prose writers of the 1830s and 1840s, "popular for various modes of Romantic fiction — historical, Gothic, fantastic, and folkloristic". Russian writer 69 150
Person Person Description Age Anniv
Hugh Masekela Hugh Masekela Hugh Ramapolo Masekela was a South African trumpeter, flugelhornist, cornetist, singer and composer who was described as "the father of South African jazz". South African trumpeter 78 2
Jack Bannister John David Bannister was an English cricket commentator and former first-class cricketer who played for Warwickshire County Cricket Club. English cricket commentator and former cricketer 85 4
Jan Pesman Jan Pesman Jan Sijbrand Pesman was a Dutch speed skater who specialized in long distances. Speed skater 82 6
Maurice Meisner Maurice Meisner Maurice Jerome Meisner was an historian of 20th century China and professor at the University of Wisconsin–Madison. Historian of modern China 80 8
Kermit Tyler Kermit Tyler Kermit Arthur Tyler was an American Air Force officer. Recipient of the Legion of Merit 96 10
Bill Sutton Bill Sutton William Alexander Sutton CBE was a New Zealand portrait- and landscape-artist. New Zealand artist 82 20
Allen Collins Allen Collins Larkin Allen Collins Jr. was one of the founding members and guitarists of Southern rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd, and co-wrote many of the band's songs with late frontman Ronnie Van Zant. American rock musician 37 30
Eugen Bolz Eugen Bolz Eugen Anton Bolz was a German politician and a member of the resistance to the Nazi régime. German politician 63 75
Edward Graham Paley Edward Graham Paley Edward Graham Paley, usually known as E. G. Paley , was an English architect who practised in Lancaster, Lancashire, in the second half of the 19th century. English architect 71 125
Prince Edward Prince Edward Prince Edward, Duke of Kent and Strathearn, was the fourth son and fifth child of King George III. Prince of Great Britain 52 200