On This Day

What Happened on January 3, 1926

Historical Events

  • Greek gen Theodorus Pangulos names himself dictator

Famous Birthdays

  • Danny Overbea, American rock singer and guitarist (40 Cups of Coffee), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1994)

Person of interestGeorge Martin

George Martin, British record producer (The Beatles; Jeff Beck; America), born in London, England (d. 2016)

Music Producer George Martin
Music Producer
George Martin

1926 Highlights

About January 3, 1926

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 95 years and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Capricorn