January 26, 1920 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • Amadeo Modigliani's fiancé Jeanne Hébuterne jumps out of a window a day after the artist's funeral killing herself and her unborn child
  • Former Ford Motor Co. executive Henry Leland launches the Lincoln Motor Company which he later sold to his former employer

Birthdays in History

  • John Logan Gorlay, journalist

Deaths in History

  • Matthias Enzberger, German minister of finance, murdered