January 23, 1803
Arthur Guinness dies.He was an Irish brewer and the founder of the Guinness brewery business (and we thank him for it).
Sergei Eisenstein is born. A Russian film director and a great film theorist who is considered to be the father of montage. His most known films are Strike, Battleship Potemkin and October .
January 23, 1944
Edvard Munch, the Norwegian expressionist painter is born, most famous for his work Scream.
David Bowie’s album Station to Station is released.
January 23, 1977
Pink Floyd’s album Animals is released.
January 23, 1978
Terry Cath, guitarist of Chicago dies. He shot himself to the head believing that the gun is not loaded.