On This Day

What Happened on January 26, 1927

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

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

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Nieman, American baseball player (d. 1985)
  • 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)