On This Day

What Happened on January 26, 1976

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Belgium Catholic elite starts amnesty campaign for war criminals
  • David Mamet's "American Buffalo" premieres in NYC
  • Israel opens "Good Fence" to Lebanon
  • NFL Pro Bowl, Louisiana Superdome, New Orleans: NFC beats AFC, 23-20; MVP: Billy Johnson, Houston Oilers, WR

Famous Birthdays

  • Frankie Rayder, American model
  • Willie Adler, American guitar player

Famous Deaths

  • João Branco Núncio, Portuguese Bullfighter (b. 1901)