On This Day

What Happened on January 26, 1963

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Milk & Honey" closes at Martin Beck Theater NYC after 543 performances
  • Major League Rules Committee votes to expand strike zone

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrew Ridgeley, England, rock guitarist (Wham-Wake Me Up)
  • Jazzie B, [Beresford Romeo], English rapper (Soul II Soul-Feel Free)
  • José Mourinho, Portuguese football manager (Chelsea), born in Setúbal, Lisbon
  • Simon O'Donnell, cricketer (Deniliquin NSW ODI all-rounder 1985-90)

Famous Deaths

  • Ole Olsen, American comedian (Olsen & Johnson), dies at 70