On This Day

What Happened on January 26, 1925

Famous Birthdays

  • Claude Ryan, Quebec newspaper editor (d. 2004)
  • David Jenkins, Bishop (Durham)
  • Desmond Cassidi, British admiral
  • Joan Leslie, American actress (High Sierra, Yankee Doodle Dandy), born in Detroit, Michigan (d. 2015)

Paul Newman

Paul Newman, American actor (Hud, Hombre, Hustler), racing car driver and charity food company founder (Newman's Own), born in Cleveland, Ohio (d. 2008)


Famous Weddings

1925 Highlights

About January 26, 1925

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 96 years, 10 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

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