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)

George Martin

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


1926 Highlights

About January 3, 1926

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 96 years and 24 days
Leap Year: No

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