January 26, 1939 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • Federal Hall National Monument established
  • Filming begins on "Gone With the Wind"

Victory in battleVictory in Battle

Franco conquers Barcelona

Spanish Dictator and General Francisco Franco
Spanish Dictator and General
Francisco Franco

Deaths in History

  • Armand Calinescu, Romania's PM, assassinated by the iron guard