Ferenc Berko (1916, 28 January - 2000, 18 March) was born - Hungary, Nagyvárad. Advertising and portrait photography.
Marcel Broodthaers (1924, 28 January - 1976, 28 January) was born - Belgium, Brussels. Belgian installation artist, poet and photographer.
Pierre Cordier (1933, 28 January - ) was born - Belgium, Brussels. Belgian artist and photographer.
William P. Gottlieb (1917, 28 January - 2006, 23 April) was born - US, NY, Brooklyn. American jazz writer who, for the ten-year period of 1938-1948, also photographed the musicians of the "Golden Age". His portraits of the era‘s performers became so iconic that a number appeared on a series of U.S. stamps in 1994.
David T. Hanson (1948, 28 January - ) was born - US, MT, Billings. Contemporary American landscape photographer currently examining the environmental impact of human intervention on the land. This is the subject of his series "Colstrip" carried out in the 1980s and dealing with strip mining and his book "Wasteland"More...
Geir Jordahl (1957, 28 January - ) was born - Norway, Kristiansund. Norwegian-born photographer resident in the USA.
Nathan McCreery (1948, 28 January - ) was born - US, CO, La Junta. Nathan McCreery began his photographic career while in art school. Nathan currently owns and operates a photographic studio in Clovis, New Mexico. He is a guest lecturer in art at Eastern New Mexico University in Portales, New Mexico and is an More...
Samuel McLaughlin (1826, 28 January - 1914, 26 August) was born - UK, Northern Ireland, County Antrim, Rathlin Island. His publication The Photographic portfolio, a monthly view of Canadian scenes and scenery, advertised in 1857, and issued in parts between 1858 and 1860 was published in Quebec City. Copies rarely included the printed blue cover.
Charles William Owen (1853, 28 January - 1922, 23 May) was born.
Klaus Staeck (1938, 28 January - ) was born - Germany, Pulsnitz, nr Dresden. German publisher and printmaker. He has created collages and photomontages to get across a political viewpoint in a tradition that links back to John Heartfield.
Juergen Teller (1964, 28 January - ) was born.
Marcel Broodthaers (1924, 28 January - 1976, 28 January) died - Germany, Cologne. Belgian installation artist, poet and photographer.