What Happened on January 20, 1896

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Birthdays

  • Elmer R Diktonius, Finnish musicologist/author (Janne Kubik)
  • George Burns, [Nathan Birnbaum], American actor, comedian and singer (Oh God, Burns and Allen), born in NYC, New York (d. 1996)
  • Isabel Withers, American actress (d. 1968)
  • Rolfe Sedan, American actor (Mailman-George Burns Show), born in NYC, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Heinrich M von Battenberg, German son-in-law of Victoria, dies at 37