On This Day

What Happened on January 26, 1988

Historical Events

  • "Phantom of the Opera" opens at Majestic Theater NYC for 4,000+ performances
  • Australian 200th anniversary parade of tall ships in Sydney Harbour

Famous Birthdays

  • Mia Rose, British-Portuguese pop singer, born in Wimbledon, London
1988 Highlights

About January 26, 1988

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 33 years, 10 months and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aquarius