On This Day

What Happened on January 26, 1955

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestEddie Van Halen

Eddie Van Halen, Dutch-American rock guitarist (Van Halen - "You Really Got Me"; "Jump"), born in Nijmegen, Netherlands (d. 2020)

Rock Guitarist Eddie Van Halen
Rock Guitarist
Eddie Van Halen
  • Lucia Mendez, Mexican actress & singer (Lucia es Luna Moreno), born in León, Guanajuato, Mexico
1955 Highlights

About January 26, 1955

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 65 years and 10 months
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Aquarius