Václav Chochola (1923, 30 January - ) was born - Czechoslovakia, Prague. Czech photographer.
Eli Lotar (1905, 30 January - 1969, 10 May) was born - France, Paris. Born to Romanian parents in Paris he became a French citizen in 1926. He collaborated with Germaine Krull and exhibited with her and André Kertész. He was involved in both photography and film and was the cinematographer on Lois Buñuel's More...
Martin Martincek (1913, 30 January - ) was born - Slovakia, Liptovský Peter.
O. Winston Link (1914, 16 December - 2001, 30 January) died. One of the great railway photographers noted for his use of synchronized flash to capture steam locomotives at night.
The station at Roanoke, Virginia (USA) is now the O. Winston Link Museum which opened in 2004.
Felix H. Man (1893, 30 November - 1985, 30 January) died. British photographer and collector.