On This Day

What Happened on January 26, 1944

Famous Birthdays

  • Angela Davis, African American activist, author and professor, born in Birmingham, Alabama

Famous Weddings

Ralph Richardson

Actor Ralph Richardson (41) weds actress Meriel Forbes (30)

1944 Highlights

About January 26, 1944

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 77 years, 9 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aquarius