January 29 Deaths

1
George III (1738-1820)
King
2
Leif Erickson (1911-1986)
Movie Actor
3
Robert Frost (1874-1963)
Poet
4
Freddie Prinze (1954-1977)
Comedian
5
Jimmy Francis Durante (1893-1980)
Comedian
6
James Ingram (1952-2019)
R&B Singer
7
Alan Ladd (1913-1964)
Movie Actor
8
Howard Hesseman (1940-2022)
TV Actor
9
Adolfo Díaz (1875-1964)
World Leader
10
Tom Brookshier (1931-2010)
Football Player
11
Willie Dixon (1915-1992)
Blues Singer
12
Leonard Fenton (1926-2022)
Soap Opera Actor
13
Hilton Valentine (1943-2021)
Guitarist
14
HL Mencken (1880-1956)
Novelist
15
Hélio Gracie (1913-2009)
Martial Artist
16
Manuel Padilla Jr. (1955-2008)
TV Actor
17
Fritz Haber (1868-1934)
Chemist
18
Harry Hopkins (1890-1946)
Politician
19
William Allen White (1868-1944)
Politician
20
Edward Lear (1812-1888)
Poet
21
John Martyn (1948-2009)
Guitarist
22
Sara Teasdale (1884-1933)
Poet
23
Ioannis Metaxas (1871-1941)
Politician
24
Edwin Eugene Bagley (1857-1922)
Composer
25
Rod McKuen (1933-2015)
Composer
26
Tom Howard (1950-2010)
Rock Singer
27
Douglas Haig (1861-1928)
War Hero
28
Margaret Truman Daniel (1924-2008)
29
Amparo Baró (1937-2015)
TV Actress
30
William H. Prescott (1796-1859)
Historian
31
Nedo Nadi (1894-1940)
Fencer
32
Hank Crawford (1934-2009)
Saxophonist
33
Peter Shaw (1918-2003)
Film Producer
34
Frances Goodrich (1890-1984)
Screenwriter
35
William Windom (1827-1891)
Politician
36
Bonnie Templeton (1906-2002)
Botanist
37
Dick Lane (1927-2002)
Football Player
38
Tofig Gasimov (1938-2020)
Politician
39
Alfred Sisley (1839-1899)
Painter
40
Nam June Paik (1932-2006)
Multimedia Artist
41
Colleen McCullough (1937-2015)
Novelist
42
Sidney Jones (1861-1946)
Conductor
43
Thomas Harrison Butler (1871-1945)
Doctor
44
Arnaud D'Usseau (1916-1990)
Screenwriter
45
Hassan al-Imam (1919-1988)
Director
46
Jacques Rivette (1928-2016)
Director
47
Gus Welch (1892-1970)
Football Player
48
R.M. Hare (1919-2002)
Philosopher