On This Day

What Happened on January 26, 1939

Historical Events

  • Federal Hall National Monument established
  • Filming begins on film "Gone With the Wind"

Victory in battleVictory in Battle

Francisco Franco's troops conquer Barcelona

Spanish Dictator and General Francisco Franco
Spanish Dictator and General
Francisco Franco

Famous Birthdays

  • Marshall Lieb, rocker (Teddy Bears)
1939 Highlights

About January 26, 1939

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 81 years and 9 months
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Aquarius