Note from his wiki page:
This is the fourth time that this date has cropped up!! (see todays post, Harold Ousley & Bill Aswad RIIIIP: Leo Curt Wright.
- James Andrew Sirtosky (January 23, 1914 – August 11, 2015)
So gut instinct tells me to investigate the January 23 wiki page (and using the same investigative format, I found three:
I'll leave it to you to dig further if you care to.
- 1999 – Lincoln Thompson, Jamaican-English singer-songwriter (b. 1949)