On This Day

What Happened on January 26, 1965

Historical Events

  • South Vietnam military coup under general Nguyen Khanh

Famous Birthdays

  • Allison Hossack, Canadian actress (Olivia-Another World), born in Steinbach, Canada
  • Kevin McCarthy, American politician (Rep-R-California 2007-), born in Bakersfield, California
  • Lou Frazier, American baseball outfielder (Montreal Expos), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • Natalia Yurchenko, Soviet gymnast, born in Norilsk, Russia
  • Thomas Ă–stros, Swedish politician, born in Malmberget, Sweden
  • Tim McDonald, American football safety (San Francisco 49ers), born in Fresno, California

Famous Deaths

  • Ali Mansoer, premier of Persia, murdered
1965 Highlights

About January 26, 1965

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 8 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Aquarius