What Happened on January 26, 2019

Historical Events

  • 64th NHL All Star Games, SAP Centre, San Jose, CA: Metropolitan All Stars win four-team, 3-on-3 tournament; MVP: Sidney Crosby, Pittsburgh Penguins, C

Australian Open Women's Tennis

Australian Open Women's Tennis: Naomi Osaka becomes world #1 ranked player with 7-6, 5-7, 6-4 win over Petra Kvitová of the Czech Republic; first Japanese player to win Australian singles title

  • Five people shot and killed in domestic deputes in Louisiana, a 21- year old gunman arrested a day later
2019 History

Famous Deaths

  • Michel Legrand, French composer, film score arranger and jazz musician (Summer of '42; "Windmills of Your Mind"), dies at 86
  • Wilma Lipp, Austrian soprano (Vienna Opera, 1945-81; Mozart's Die Zauberflöte - "Queen of the Night"), dies at 93

About January 26, 2019

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 4 years, 2 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

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

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

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