What Happened on January 26, 1926

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 1st public demonstration of television by John Logie Baird in his laboratory in London

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles Tidbury, former chairman (Whitbread & Company)
  • Farman Fatehpuri, Pakistani scholar
  • Jose Maria Valverde, philosopher poet/translator
  • Ronnie Hilton, singer (Moonraker)

Famous Deaths

  • John Flannagan, 2nd president of St. Ambrose University