On This Day

What Happened on January 20, 1926

Historical Events

  • 2nd German government of Luther begins

Famous Birthdays

  • David Tudor, American composer, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1996)
  • Jamiluddin Aali, Pakistani poet & writer, born in New Delhi, India (d. 2015)

Patricia Neal

Patricia Neal, American actress (Hud, Subject Was Roses) and wife of Roald Dahl, born in Packard, Kentucky (d. 2010)

Actress Patricia Neal
Patricia Neal
  • Qurratulain Hyder, Indian Urdu novelist & writer, born in Aligarh, India (d. 2007)
1926 Highlights

About January 20, 1926

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 95 years, 9 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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