What Happened on January 26, 1946

Day of the Week: Saturday

Famous Birthdays

  • Christopher Hampton, Azores, playwright (Oviri, Hotel du Lac)
  • Gene Siskel, movie critic (Siskel & Ebert)
  • Timothy Clifford, director (National Galleries of Scotland)

Famous Deaths

  • Adriaan van Maanen, Dutch-American astronomer (b. 1884)