What Happened on January 26, 1927

Historical Events

Theater Premiere

Maxwell Anderson's play "Saturday's Children" premieres in New York City

Famous Birthdays

  • José Azcona del Hoyo, President of Honduras (1986-90), born in La Ceiba, Honduras (d. 2005)
  • William Redfield, American actor (Jimmy Hughes Rookie Cop, Marriage), born in NYC, New York (d. 1976)
Born in 1927
1927 Highlights

About January 26, 1927

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 96 years, 1 month and 26 days
Leap Year: No

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