On This Day

What Happened on January 26, 1940

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Nazis forbid Polish Jews to travel on trains

Famous Birthdays

  • Harold Lederman, American boxing judge, analyst (HBO), born in NYC, NY (d. 2019)

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Actor Ronald Raegan (28) weds Academy Award-winning actress Jane Wyman (23) at the Wee Kirk o' the Heather church in Glendale, California

Actress Jane Wyman
Jane Wyman