What Happened on January 26, 1971

Historical Events

  • Dutch 2nd Chamber accepts law against limitation of war crimes

Famous Birthdays

  • Benjamin Jaffe, American jazz tuba and double bass player, creative director (Preservation Hall Jazz Band), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Bryan Callen, American actor, born in Manila, Philippines
  • Dorian Gregory, American actor, born in Washington, D.C.
Born in 1971
1971 Highlights

About January 26, 1971

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 2 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Australia Day (Australia), Republic Day (India)

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Knock Three Times - Dawn
  • UK #1 Song: My Sweet Lord - George Harrison