Amedeo Clemente Modigliani dies. He was a figurative artist, whose works are marked as modern with paintings and sculptures characterized by mask-like faces and elongation of form.
Saint Petersburg, Russia, is renamed Leningrad.
January 24, 1961
Merilyn Monroe separates with her third husband and play writer Arthur Miller.
January 24, 1984
The first Apple Macintosh goes for sale.