'Monty Pyhton' creator Terry Jones passed away on Tuesday, January 21st, 2020 after a longstanding battle with dementia. Monty Python is one of the most iconic comedy teams of all time. The group initially just started as an average British sketch team. They rose to fame after starring in a TV show of the same name featuring their sketches. Their show premiered in 1969 and ran periodically until 2014. Other team members include Michael Palin, Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam and Eric Idle.