On This Day

What Happened on January 23, 1926

Historical Events

Historic Event

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

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? 95 years, 10 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

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