On This Day

What Happened on January 26, 1973

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Belgium government of Leburton forms

Famous Birthdays

  • Mayu Shinjo, Japanese mangaka
  • Tony Ramirez, tackle (Detroit Lions)

Famous Deaths

  • Edward G. Robinson [Goldenberg], Romanian actor (Double Indemnity, The Stranger, The Ten Commandments), dies at 79
  • Jay C. Higginbotham, American musician (b. 1906)
  • Meijer Sluyser, Dutch journalist/commentator (VARA), dies at about 71