On This Day

What Happened on January 23, 1926

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Eugene O'Neill's "Great God Brown" premieres in NYC

Playwright Eugene O'Neill
Playwright
Eugene O'Neill

Famous Deaths

  • Désiré-Joseph Mercier, Belgian philosopher and cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church, dies at 74
  • Joseph Carl Breil, American composer (Les amours de la reine Élisabeth), dies at 55
1926 Highlights

About January 23, 1926

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 94 years, 10 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Aquarius