On This Day

What Happened on January 26, 1954

Historical Events

  • Groundbreaking begins on Disneyland

Famous Birthdays

  • (Kimberly) Kim "Claggy" Hughes, Australian cricketer, born in Margaret River, Australia

Kim Hughes

Kim Hughes, Australian cricketer and brilliant batsman (1977-84), born in Margaret River, Western Australia

  • Martin Dunn, British editor (Today)

Famous Deaths

  • Carl J Eldh, Swedish sculptor, dies at 80
1954 Highlights

About January 26, 1954

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 67 years, 10 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aquarius