Deaths on January 24th

AD 41 

 CaligulaRoman emperor (b. 12)

817 

 Pope Stephen IV (b. 770)

901 

 Liu Jishu, general of the Tang Dynasty

1125 

 David IV of Georgia (b. 1073)

1336 

 Alfonso IV of Aragon (b. 1299)

1376 

 Richard FitzAlan, 10th Earl of Arundel, English commander (b. 1306)

1473 

 Conrad Paumann, German organist and composer (b. 1410)

1525 

 Franciabigio, Florentine painter (b. 1482)

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1626 

 Samuel Argall, English captain and politician, Colonial Governor of Virginia (b. 1572)

1639 

 Jörg Jenatsch, Swiss pastor and politician (b. 1596)

1666 

 Johann Andreas Herbst, German composer and theorist (b. 1588)

1709 

 George Rooke, English admiral and politician (b. 1650)

1877 

 Johann Christian Poggendorff, German physicist and journalist (b. 1796)

1881 

 James Collinson, English painter (b. 1825)

1883 

 Friedrich von Flotow, German composer (b. 1812)

1895 

 Lord Randolph Churchill, English lawyer and politician, Chancellor of the Exchequer (b. 1849)

1920 

 Amedeo Modigliani, Italian painter and sculptor (b. 1884)

1939 

 Maximilian Bircher-Benner, Swiss physician, created Muesli (b. 1867)

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1943 

 John Burns, English trade union leader and politician, Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills (b. 1858)

1960 

 Edwin Fischer, Swiss pianist and conductor (b. 1886)

1961 

 Alfred Carlton Gilbert, American pole vaulter and businessman, founded the A. C. Gilbert Company (b. 1884)

1962 

 André Lhote, French sculptor and painter (b. 1885)

1962

 Stanley Lord, English naval captain (b. 1877)

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    1962

     Ahmet Hamdi Tanpınar, Turkish author, poet, and scholar (b. 1901)

    1965 

     Winston Churchill, English colonel and politician, Prime Minister of the United KingdomNobel Prize laureate (b. 1874)

    1966 

     Homi J. Bhabha, Indian physicist and academic (b. 1909)

    1970 

     Caresse Crosby, American fashion designer and publisher, co-founded the Black Sun Press (b. 1891)

    1971 

     Bill W., American activist, co-founder of Alcoholics Anonymous (b. 1895)

    1973 

     J. Carrol Naish, American actor (b. 1896)

    1975 

     Larry Fine, American comedian (b. 1902)

    1982 

     Alfredo Ovando Candía, Bolivian general and politician, 56th President of Bolivia (b. 1918)

    1983 

     George Cukor, American director and producer (b. 1899)

    1986 

     L. Ron Hubbard, American religious leader and author, founded the Church of Scientology (b. 1911)

    1986

     Gordon MacRae, American actor and singer (b. 1921)

    1988 

     Werner Fenchel, German-Danish mathematician and academic (b. 1905)

    1989 

     Ted Bundy, American serial killer (b. 1946)

    1990 

     Madge Bellamy, American actress (b. 1899)

    1991 

     Jack Schaefer, American journalist and author (b. 1907)

    1992 

     Ken Darby, American composer and conductor (b. 1909)

    1993 

     Gustav Ernesaks, Estonian composer and conductor (b. 1908)

    1993

     Thurgood Marshall, American lawyer and jurist, 32nd United States Solicitor General (b. 1908)

    2002 

     Elie Hobeika, Lebanese commander and politician (b. 1956)

    2003 

     Gianni Agnelli, Italian businessman (b. 1921)

    2004 

     Leônidas, Brazilian footballer and manager (b. 1913)

    2006 

     Schafik Handal, Salvadoran politician (b. 1930)

    2007 

     Krystyna Feldman, Polish actress (b. 1916)

    2007

     İsmail Cem İpekçi, Turkish journalist and politician, 45th Turkish Minister of Foreign Affairs (b. 1940)

    2007

     Guadalupe Larriva, Ecuadorian academic and politician (b. 1956)

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      2007

       Emiliano Mercado del Toro, Puerto Rican-American soldier (b. 1891)

      2010

       Pernell Roberts, American actor (b. 1928)

      2011 

       Bernd Eichinger, German director and producer (b. 1949)

      2014 

       Shulamit Aloni, Israeli lawyer and politician, 11th Israeli Minister of Education (b. 1928)

      2014

       Rafael Pineda Ponce, Honduran academic and politician (b. 1930)

      2015 

       Otto Carius, German lieutenant and pharmacist (b. 1922)

      2016 

       Fredrik Barth, German-Norwegian anthropologist and academic (b. 1928)

      2016

       Marvin Minsky, American computer scientist and academic (b. 1927)

      2016

       Henry Worsley, English colonel and explorer (b. 1960)

      2017 

       Butch Trucks, American drummer (b. 1947)

      2018 

       Mark E. Smith, British singer-songwriter (b. 1957)

      2019 

       Rosemary Bryant Mariner, American United States Naval Aviator (b. 1953)[13]