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January 5, 1926 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Birthdays in History

  • Hosea Williams, American activist, born in Attapulgus, Georgia (d. 2000)
  • Joshua Benjamin Jeyaretnam, Singaporean opposition leader and former Secretary-General of Singapore's Worker's Party, born in Jaffna, British Ceylon (d. 2008)
  • William De Witt Snodgrass, American poet, born in Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania (d. 2009)
1926 in History