On This Day

What Happened on January 26, 1966

Historical Events

Sports record brokenWorld Record

Ard Schenk skates world record 1500m (2:06.2)

Speed Skater Ard Schenk
Speed Skater
Ard Schenk
  • The Beaumont Children go missing from Glenelg Beach near Adelaide, South Australia.
1966 Highlights

About January 26, 1966

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 8 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

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