On This Day

What Happened on January 26, 1884

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 1st Dutch Wagner version of Elizabeth aria

Famous Birthdays

  • Edward Sapir, German linguist/antropologist (indians)
  • Roy Chapman Andrews, American scientist/explorer

Famous Deaths

  • John Letcher, American lawyer and politician, U.S. House of Representatives from Virginia, dies at 70