What Happened on January 26, 1920

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Amadeo Modigliani's mistress jumps out of a window
  • Former Ford Motor Co. executive Henry Leland launches the Lincoln Motor Company which he later sold to his former employer.

Famous Birthdays

  • Derek Bond, actor (Nicholas Nickelby), born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • John Logan Gorlay, journalist

Famous Deaths

  • Matthias Enzberger, German minister of finance, murdered