On This Day

What Happened on December 26, 1961

Famous Birthdays

  • John Lynch, Irish actor, born in County Armagh, Northern Ireland
  • Storm Davis, American baseball pitcher (KC Royals), born in Dallas, Texas
  • Tahnee Welch [La Tahn Renee Welch], American actress (Cocoon), born in San Diego, California

Famous Deaths

  • Charlie Frank, cricketer (S Af Test centurion v Aust 1921-22), dies
1961 Highlights

About December 26, 1961

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 59 years, 11 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Capricorn