On This Day

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.
  • Lee Naylor, Australian 400m runner (Olympics 1996), born in Walsall, United Kingdom
  • Min Tang, Chinese tennis player (1995 Futures-Canberra AUS), born in Hunan, China
1971 Highlights

About January 26, 1971

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 50 years, 7 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

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

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