What Happened on January 26, 1904

Famous Birthdays

  • Ancel Keys, American scientist (d. 2004)
  • Douglas Evans, American actor (At War with the Army, South Pacific Trail), born in Madison, Virginia (d. 1968)

Seán MacBrideSeán MacBride (1904-1988)

Chief of Staff of the Irish Republican Army and founder of Amnesty International (Nobel 1974), born in Dublin, Ireland


Famous Deaths

  • John P R Tak, Dutch liberal politician, dies at 64
  • Whitaker Wright, English mining tycoon (b. 1846)
1904 Highlights

About January 26, 1904

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 118 years, 10 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aquarius