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Who died on 24 January?

Celebrities who died on 24 January

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Oldest

95 years, 8 months, 5 days

Youngest

37 years, 3 months, 26 days

Born first

30 November 1874

Died first

24 January 1960

Born last

25 October 1982

Died last

24 January 2023

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom Winston Churchill

Winston Churchill

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

1965
American science fiction author, philosopher, cult leader, and the founder of the Church of Scientology L. Ron Hubbard

L. Ron Hubbard

American science fiction author, philosopher, cult leader, and the founder of the Church of Scientology

1986
Brazilian astrologer, essayist, lecturer, writer, and journalist  Olavo de Carvalho

Olavo de Carvalho

Brazilian astrologer, essayist, lecturer, writer, and journalist

2022
American actor Lance Kerwin

Lance Kerwin

American actor

2023
American actor, comedian, in The Three Stooges Larry Fine

Larry Fine

American actor, comedian, in The Three Stooges

1975
American film director and producer George Cukor

George Cukor

American film director and producer

1983
Greek film director, screenwriter and film producer Theodoros Angelopoulos

Theodoros Angelopoulos

Greek film director, screenwriter and film producer

2012
American politician Sheldon Silver

Sheldon Silver

American politician

2022
Canadian professional ice hockey centre  George Armstrong

George Armstrong

Canadian professional ice hockey centre

2021
English singer, songwriter and musician Mark E. Smith

Mark E. Smith

English singer, songwriter and musician

2018
American actor and singer Pernell Roberts

Pernell Roberts

American actor and singer

2010
figure skater Toller Cranston

Toller Cranston

figure skater

2015
American actor, singer Gordon MacRae

Gordon MacRae

American actor, singer

1986
Indian vocalist Bhimsen Joshi

Bhimsen Joshi

Indian vocalist

2011
physician, scientist and HIV/AIDS researcher  Joseph Sonnabend

Joseph Sonnabend

physician, scientist and HIV/AIDS researcher

2021
actress Madge Bellamy

Madge Bellamy

actress

1990
Dutch association football player Rob Rensenbrink

Rob Rensenbrink

Dutch association football player

2020
Swedish actress and director  Gunnel Lindblom

Gunnel Lindblom

Swedish actress and director

2021
Austrian painter, graphic artist, stage designer, singer and poet Arik Brauer

Arik Brauer

Austrian painter, graphic artist, stage designer, singer and poet

2021
French actress Etchika Choureau

Etchika Choureau

French actress

2022
Brazilian actress Theresa Amayo

Theresa Amayo

Brazilian actress

2022
actor J. Carrol Naish

J. Carrol Naish

actor

1973
Northern Irish politician  Seamus Mallon

Seamus Mallon

Northern Irish politician

2020
American baseball player Ralph Young

Ralph Young

American baseball player

1965
American musician Sean Reinert

Sean Reinert

American musician

2020
American actress and voice actress Jeanette Maus

Jeanette Maus

American actress and voice actress

2021
US Navy officer Rosemary Bryant Mariner

Rosemary Bryant Mariner

US Navy officer

2019
American horror writer Jack Ketchum

Jack Ketchum

American horror writer

2018
American game show host and television personality  Sonny Fox

Sonny Fox

American game show host and television personality

2021
American businesswoman Leila Janah

Leila Janah

American businesswoman

2020
American musician Butch Trucks

Butch Trucks

American musician

2017
actress Lil Dagover

Lil Dagover

actress

1980
soviet and Russian military officer Yuri Viktorovich Kuznetsov

Yuri Viktorovich Kuznetsov

soviet and Russian military officer

2020
Jordanian painter Muhanna Al-Dura

Muhanna Al-Dura

Jordanian painter

2021
Turkish actor Ayberk Pekcan

Ayberk Pekcan

Turkish actor

2022
German film producer and director Bernd Eichinger

Bernd Eichinger

German film producer and director

2011
American football player Clarence Horning

Clarence Horning

American football player

1982
Romanian chemical engineer Attila Verestóy

Attila Verestóy

Romanian chemical engineer

2018
American actor James Farentino

James Farentino

American actor

2012
Irish Roman Catholic Bishop of Lancaster Patrick O'Donoghue

Patrick O'Donoghue

Irish Roman Catholic Bishop of Lancaster

2021
actor John Miljan

John Miljan

actor

1960
Spanish cardinal Fernando Sebastián Aguilar

Fernando Sebastián Aguilar

Spanish cardinal

2019
Kazakhstani cross-country skier Nikolay Chebotko

Nikolay Chebotko

Kazakhstani cross-country skier

2021
US actor Jerome Cowan

Jerome Cowan

US actor

1972
French comics artist  Marcel Uderzo

Marcel Uderzo

French comics artist

2021
Choreographer, dancer, actor Fayard Nicholas

Fayard Nicholas

Choreographer, dancer, actor

2006
American writer Raymond F. Jones

Raymond F. Jones

American writer

1994
American football player Bill Pritula

Bill Pritula

American football player

2006