On This Day

What Happened on January 26, 1932

Historical Events

  • British submarine M-2 sinks in English Channel (60 dead)
  • KUT-AM in Austin Texas changes call letters to KNOW

Famous Birthdays

  • Christopher Price, Director (Leeds Metropolitan U)
  • Coxsone Dodd, Jamaican record producer
  • George H Clements, first Roman Catholic Priest to adopt a child.
  • Ronald Allison, British author/broadcaster

Famous Deaths

  • William K Wrigley, owner (Wrigley Gum, Chicago Cubs), dies
1932 Highlights

About January 26, 1932

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 88 years, 9 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Aquarius