1832 – Édouard Manet the French painter was born on the 23rd January 1832 (died 1883).
1857 – Andrija Mohorovičić the Croatian meteorologist was born on the 23rd January 1857 (died 1936).
1884 – George McManus the American cartoonist was born on the 23rd January 1884 (died 1954).
1897 – Margarete Schütte-Lihotzky the Austrian architect was born on the 23rd January 1897 (died 2000).
1913 – Jean-Michel Atlan the French painter was born on the 23rd January 1913 (died 1960).
1916 – David Douglas Duncan the American photographer and journalist was born on the 23rd January 1916.
1919 – Hans Hass the Austrian diver was born on the 23rd January 1919 (died 2013).
1919 – Ernie Kovacs the American comedian and actor was born on the 23rd January 1919 (died 1962).
1927 – Lars-Eric Lindblad the Swedish-American businessman and explorer was born on the 23rd January 1927 (died 1994).
1928 – Jeanne Moreau the French actress, singer, screenwriter and director was born on the 23rd January 1928.
1938 – Georg Baselitz the German painter and sculptor was born on the 23rd January 1938.
1953 ~ ROBiN ZANDER the American singer and guitarist from CHEAP TRiCK was born in Beloit, Wisconsin on the 23rd January 1953. Cheap Trick official website: www.CheapTrick.com | YouTube Vevo video: Cheap Trick ~ If You Want My Love (1982)…
1974 – Tiffani Thiessen the American actress was born on the 23rd January 1974.
1974 ~ Rebekah Elmaloglou the Australian actress was born on the 23rd January 1974. Rebekah Elmalogou is best known as Terese Willis on Neighbours and Sophie Simpson on Home and Away (1989 ~ 1993). Rebekah Elmalogou verified Twitter: www.Twitter.com/RElmaloglou |YouTube video: Home And Away – Episode 689…
1974 – Richard T. Slone the English painter was born on the 23rd January 1974.
1986 – The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inducted its 1st members: Little Richard, Chuck Berry, James Brown, Ray Charles, Fats Domino, the Everly Brothers, Buddy Holly, Jerry Lee Lewis and Elvis Presley on the 23rd January 1986.
1995 ~ SHAUN WiLSON-MiLLER the inspirational Australian teenage writer of An Awesome Ride book was born on the 23rd January 1995. Shaun Miller suffered from a chronic heart condition, and became very well known for his inspirational YouTube video: My Final Goodbye. The video went viral online, with over 3 million views, touching the hearts of many people around the World. Sadly, Shaun Miller passed away at 1.40pm on the 26th May 2012, from a terminal heart condition, at the age of 17. An Awesome Ride by Shaun Miller is published by AKA Publishing & available at Booktopia. Facebook pages: www.facebook.com/groups/ShaunMillersFamilyandFriends & Tribute Facebook page: Shaun Wilson-Miller a Brave Young Man
2003 – Final communication between Earth and Pioneer 10 was on the 23rd January 2003.