On This Day

What Happened on January 26, 1972

Historical Events

  • Serbian air stewardess Vesna Vulovic survives 10,160m fall without parachute - world's highest fall without a parachute

Famous Birthdays

  • Harrison Houston, NFL wide receiver (Chicago Bears)
1972 Highlights

About January 26, 1972

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 49 years, 4 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aquarius