Supanet uses cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our site. If you continue without changing your browser settings, we'll assume that you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Find out more by reading our cookies policy.

x
  • select colour
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  

your daily news and entertainment portal

Search by Keyword
Search by Date
This Day On History
Date Description Type
26th of January 1500 EVENT Vicente Yanez Pinzon becomes the first European to set foot on Brazil.
26th of January 1531 EVENT Lisbon, Portugal is hit by an earthquake--thousands die.
26th of January 1564 EVENT The Grand Duchy of Lithuania defeats the Tsardom of Russia in the Battle of Ula during the Livonian War.
26th of January 1564 EVENT The Council of Trent issues its conclusions in the Tridentinum, establishing a distinction between Roman Catholicism and Protestantism.
26th of January 1565 EVENT Battle of Talikota, fought between the Vijayanagara Empire and the Islamic sultanates of the Deccan, leads to the subjugation, and eventual destruction of the last Hindu kingdom in India, and the consolidation of Islamic rule over much of the Indian subcontinent.
26th of January 1589 EVENT Job is elected as Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia.
26th of January 1699 EVENT Treaty of Carlowitz is signed.
26th of January 1700 EVENT The magnitude 9 Cascadia Earthquake takes place off the west coast of the North America, as evidenced by Japanese records.
26th of January 1736 EVENT Stanislaus I of Poland abdicates his throne.
26th of January 1788 EVENT The British First Fleet, led by Arthur Phillip, sails into Port Jackson (Sydney Harbour) to establish Sydney, the first permanent European settlement on the continent. Commemorated as Australia Day
26th of January 1808 EVENT Rum Rebellion, the only successful (albeit short-lived) armed takeover of the government in Australia.
26th of January 1837 EVENT Michigan is admitted as the 26th U.S. state.
26th of January 1838 EVENT Tennessee enacts the first prohibition law in the United States
26th of January 1841 EVENT The United Kingdom formally occupies Hong Kong, which China later formally cedes.
26th of January 1855 EVENT Point No Point Treaty is signed in Washington Territory.
26th of January 1856 EVENT First Battle of Seattle. Marines from the USS Decatur drive off American Indian attackers after all day battle with settlers.
26th of January 1861 EVENT American Civil War: The state of Louisiana secedes from the Union.
26th of January 1863 EVENT American Civil War: General Ambrose Burnside is relieved of command of the Army of the Potomac after the disastrous Fredericksburg campaign. He is replaced by Joseph Hooker.
26th of January 1863 EVENT American Civil War: Governor of Massachusetts John Albion Andrew receives permission from Secretary of War to raise a militia organization for men of African descent.
26th of January 1870 EVENT American Civil War: Virginia rejoins the Union.
26th of January 1885 EVENT Troops loyal to The Mahdi conquer Khartoum.
26th of January 1905 EVENT The world's largest diamond ever, the Cullinan weighing 3,106.75 carats (0.62135 kg), is found at the Premier Mine near Pretoria in South Africa.
26th of January 1907 EVENT The Short Magazine Lee-Enfield Mk III is officially introduced into British Military Service, and remains the second oldest military rifle still in official use.
26th of January 1911 EVENT Glenn H. Curtiss flies the first successful American seaplane.
26th of January 1911 EVENT Richard Strauss' opera Der Rosenkavalier receives its debut performance at the Dresden State Opera.
26th of January 1918 EVENT Finnish Civil War: A group of Red Guards hangs a red lantern atop the tower of Helsinki Workers' Hall to symbolically mark the start of the war.
26th of January 1920 EVENT Former Ford Motor Company executive Henry Leland launches the Lincoln Motor Company which he later sold to his former employer.
26th of January 1924 EVENT Saint Petersburg, Russia, is renamed Leningrad.
26th of January 1930 EVENT The Indian National Congress declares 26 January as Independence Day or as the day for Poorna Swaraj (Complete Independence) which occurred 20 years later.
26th of January 1934 EVENT German-Polish Non-Aggression Pact is signed.
26th of January 1934 EVENT The Apollo Theater reopens in Harlem, New York City.
26th of January 1939 EVENT Spanish Civil War: Troops loyal to nationalist General Francisco Franco and aided by Italy take Barcelona.
26th of January 1942 EVENT World War II: The first United States forces arrive in Europe landing in Northern Ireland.
26th of January 1945 EVENT World War II: The Red Army begins encircling the German Fourth Army near Heiligenbeil in East Prussia, which will end in destruction of the 4th Army two months later.
26th of January 1950 EVENT The Constitution of India comes into force, forming a republic. Rajendra Prasad is sworn in as its first President of India. Observed as Republic Day in India.
26th of January 1952 EVENT Black Saturday in Egypt: rioters burn Cairo's central business district, targeting British and upper-class Egyptian businesses.
26th of January 1958 EVENT Japanese ferry Nankai Maru capsizes off southern Awaji Island, Japan, 167 killed.
26th of January 1960 EVENT Danny Heater sets a worldwide high school basketball scoring record when he records 135 points for Burnsville High School (West Virginia)
26th of January 1961 EVENT John F. Kennedy appoints Janet G. Travell to be his physician. This is the first time a woman holds this appointment.
26th of January 1962 EVENT Ranger program: Ranger 3 is launched to study the moon. The space probe later misses the moon by 22,000 miles (35,400 km).
26th of January 1965 EVENT Hindi becomes the official language of India.
26th of January 1966 EVENT The Beaumont Children go missing from Glenelg Beach near Adelaide, South Australia.
26th of January 1978 EVENT The Great Blizzard of 1978, a rare severe blizzard with the lowest non-tropical atmospheric pressure ever recorded in the US, strikes the Ohio : Great Lakes region with heavy snow and winds up to 100 mph (161 km/h).
26th of January 1980 EVENT Israel and Egypt establish diplomatic relations.
26th of January 1991 EVENT Mohamed Siad Barre is removed from power in Somalia, ending centralized government, and is succeeded by Ali Mahdi.
26th of January 1992 EVENT Boris Yeltsin announces that Russia will stop targeting United States cities with nuclear weapons.
26th of January 1998 EVENT Lewinsky scandal: On American television, U.S. President Bill Clinton denies having had "sexual relations" with former White House intern Monica Lewinsky.
26th of January 2001 EVENT An earthquake hits Gujarat, India, causing more than 20,000 deaths.
26th of January 2004 EVENT President Hamid Karzai signs the new constitution of Afghanistan.
26th of January 2004 EVENT A whale explodes in the town of Tainan, Taiwan. A build-up of gas in the decomposing sperm whale is suspected of causing the explosion.
26th of January 2005 EVENT Glendale train crash: Two trains derail killing 11 and injuring 200 in Glendale, California, near Los Angeles.
26th of January 2009 EVENT Rioting breaks out in Antananarivo, Madagascar, sparking a political crisis that will result in the replacement of President Marc Ravalomanana with Andry Rajoelina.
26th of January 1497 BIRTHDAY Emperor Go-Nara of Japan (d. 1557)
26th of January 1541 BIRTHDAY Florent Chrestien, French writer (d. 1596)
26th of January 1714 BIRTHDAY Jean-Baptiste Pigalle, French sculptor (d. 1785)
26th of January 1716 BIRTHDAY George Germain, 1st Viscount Sackville, British soldier and politician (d. 1785)
26th of January 1722 BIRTHDAY Alexander Carlyle, Scottish church leader (d. 1805)
26th of January 1763 BIRTHDAY Charles XIV John of Sweden, Napoleonic general (d. 1844)
26th of January 1781 BIRTHDAY Ludwig Achim von Arnim, German poet (d. 1831)
26th of January 1813 BIRTHDAY Juan Pablo Duarte, Dominican founding father (d. 1876)
26th of January 1826 BIRTHDAY Julia Dent-Grant, First Lady of the United States (d. 1902)
26th of January 1832 BIRTHDAY George Shiras Jr., U.S. Supreme Court justice (d. 1924)
26th of January 1842 BIRTHDAY Francois Coppee, French poet and novelist (d. 1908)
26th of January 1852 BIRTHDAY Pierre Savorgnan de Brazza (Pietro Paolo Savorgnan di Brazza), explorer (d. 1905)
26th of January 1864 BIRTHDAY Jozsef Pusztai, Slovene writer, poet and journalist in Hungary (d. 1934)
26th of January 1878 BIRTHDAY Dave Nourse, South African cricketer (d. 1948)
26th of January 1880 BIRTHDAY Douglas MacArthur, American general and Medal of Honor recipient (d. 1964)
26th of January 1885 BIRTHDAY Michael Considine, Australian politician (d. 1959)
26th of January 1887 BIRTHDAY Francois Faber, Luxembourgian cyclist (d. 1915)
26th of January 1887 BIRTHDAY Marc Mitscher, American admiral (d. 1947)
26th of January 1891 BIRTHDAY Frank Costello, Italian-born American gangster (d. 1973)
26th of January 1891 BIRTHDAY Wilder Penfield, American-born Canadian neurosurgeon (d. 1976)
26th of January 1892 BIRTHDAY Bessie Coleman, American pioneer aviator (d. 1926)
26th of January 1892 BIRTHDAY Zara Cully, American actress (d. 1978)
26th of January 1893 BIRTHDAY Giuseppe Genco Russo, Sicilian mafioso (d. 1976)
26th of January 1900 BIRTHDAY Karl Ristenpart, German conductor (d. 1967)
26th of January 1902 BIRTHDAY Menno ter Braak, Dutch author and polemicist (d. 1940)
26th of January 1904 BIRTHDAY Sean MacBride, Irish statesman, Nobel Prize Laureate (d. 1988)
26th of January 1904 BIRTHDAY Ancel Keys, American scientist (d. 2004)
26th of January 1905 BIRTHDAY Maria von Trapp, Austrian-born singer (d. 1987)
26th of January 1905 BIRTHDAY Charles Lane, American actor (d. 2007)
26th of January 1908 BIRTHDAY Jill Esmond, English actress (d. 1990)
26th of January 1908 BIRTHDAY Rupprecht Geiger, German painter (d. 2009)
26th of January 1908 BIRTHDAY Stephane Grappelli, French jazz violinist (d. 1997)
26th of January 1910 BIRTHDAY Jean Image, Hungarian-born French animator (d. 1989)
26th of January 1911 BIRTHDAY Polykarp Kusch, German-born physicist, Nobel Prize Laureate (d. 1993)
26th of January 1911 BIRTHDAY Norbert Schultze, German composer and songwriter (d. 2002)
26th of January 1913 BIRTHDAY Jimmy Van Heusen, American songwriter (d. 1990)
26th of January 1914 BIRTHDAY Princess Hadice Hayriye Ayshe Durruhsehvar (d. 2006)
26th of January 1915 BIRTHDAY William Hopper, American actor (d. 1970)
26th of January 1918 BIRTHDAY Nicolae Ceausescu, Romanian dictator (d. 1989)
26th of January 1918 BIRTHDAY Philip Jose Farmer, American writer (d. 2009)
26th of January 1919 BIRTHDAY Valentino Mazzola, Italian footballer (d. 1949)
26th of January 1919 BIRTHDAY Bill Nicholson, English footballer and manager for Tottenham Hotspur. (d. 2004)
26th of January 1920 BIRTHDAY Hans Holzer, American paranormal researcher (d. 2009)
26th of January 1921 BIRTHDAY Akio Morita, Japanese businessman (d. 1999)
26th of January 1921 BIRTHDAY Eddie Barclay, French producer (Barclay Records) (d. 2005)
26th of January 1922 BIRTHDAY Sean Flanagan, Irish Gaelic footballer and politician (d. 1993)
26th of January 1922 BIRTHDAY Michael Bentine, British comedian (d. 1996)
26th of January 1923 BIRTHDAY Anne Jeffreys, American actress
26th of January 1924 BIRTHDAY Alice Babs, Swedish singer
26th of January 1924 BIRTHDAY Annette Strauss, American philanthropist and politician (d. 1998)
26th of January 1924 BIRTHDAY Rauf Denktas, Cypriot politician
26th of January 1925 BIRTHDAY Joan Leslie, American actress
26th of January 1925 BIRTHDAY Claude Ryan, Canadian newspaper editor (d. 2004)
26th of January 1925 BIRTHDAY Paul Newman, American actor, philanthropist, race car driver and race team owner (d. 2008)
26th of January 1926 BIRTHDAY Farman Fatehpuri, Pakistani scholar
26th of January 1927 BIRTHDAY Bob Nieman, American baseball player (d. 1985)
26th of January 1927 BIRTHDAY Jose Azcona del Hoyo, President of Honduras (d. 2005)
26th of January 1928 BIRTHDAY Roger Vadim, French film director and actor (d. 2000)
26th of January 1929 BIRTHDAY Jules Feiffer, American cartoonist and writer
26th of January 1929 BIRTHDAY Gordon Solie, American wrestling commentator (d. 2000)
26th of January 1930 BIRTHDAY Napoleon Abueva, Filipino sculptor
26th of January 1931 BIRTHDAY Mary Murphy, American film actress
26th of January 1932 BIRTHDAY Coxsone Dodd, Jamaican record producer
26th of January 1932 BIRTHDAY George Clements, American civil rights activist and Roman Catholic priest
26th of January 1933 BIRTHDAY Ercole Baldini, Italian cyclist
26th of January 1934 BIRTHDAY Roger Landry, Canadian businessman and newspaper publisher
26th of January 1935 BIRTHDAY Corrado Augias, Italian journalist, writer and TV personality
26th of January 1935 BIRTHDAY Bob Uecker, American baseball player and broadcaster
26th of January 1936 BIRTHDAY Sal Buscema, American comic book artist
26th of January 1937 BIRTHDAY Joseph Saidu Momoh, Sierra Leone political leader (d. 2003)
26th of January 1941 BIRTHDAY Scott Glenn, American actor
26th of January 1941 BIRTHDAY Henry Jaglom, English director
26th of January 1942 BIRTHDAY Souad Hosni, Egyptian actress (d. 2001)
26th of January 1943 BIRTHDAY Cesar Gutierrez, Venezuelan baseball player (d. 2005)
26th of January 1943 BIRTHDAY Jean Knight, American singer
26th of January 1943 BIRTHDAY Austin "Jack" Warner, Trinidadian FIFA Vice-President and CONCACAF President
26th of January 1944 BIRTHDAY Angela Davis, American feminist and activist
26th of January 1945 BIRTHDAY Jacqueline du Pre, English cellist (d. 1987)
26th of January 1946 BIRTHDAY Gene Siskel, American film critic (d. 1999)
26th of January 1947 BIRTHDAY Patrick Dewaere, French actor (d. 1982)
26th of January 1947 BIRTHDAY Michel Sardou, French singer
26th of January 1949 BIRTHDAY Jonathan Carroll, American author
26th of January 1949 BIRTHDAY David Strathairn, American actor
26th of January 1950 BIRTHDAY Jorg Haider, Austrian far-right politician (d. 2008)
26th of January 1950 BIRTHDAY Janet Lupo, American model
26th of January 1953 BIRTHDAY Lucinda Williams, American singer
26th of January 1953 BIRTHDAY Alik L. Alik, vice-president of the Federate States of Micronesie
26th of January 1953 BIRTHDAY Anders Fogh Rasmussen, Secretary General of NATO
26th of January 1954 BIRTHDAY Kim Hughes, Australian cricketer
26th of January 1955 BIRTHDAY Eddie Van Halen, Dutch-American musician (Van Halen)
26th of January 1958 BIRTHDAY Anita Baker, American singer
26th of January 1958 BIRTHDAY Ellen DeGeneres, American actress and comedian
26th of January 1958 BIRTHDAY Salvador Sanchez, Mexican boxer
26th of January 1960 BIRTHDAY Charlie Gillingham, American musician (Counting Crows)
26th of January 1960 BIRTHDAY Road Warrior Animal, American professional wrestler
26th of January 1961 BIRTHDAY Wayne Gretzky, Canadian ice hockey player
26th of January 1961 BIRTHDAY Li Cunxin, Chinese-Australian ballet dancer
26th of January 1961 BIRTHDAY Tom Keifer, American musician (Cinderella)
26th of January 1962 BIRTHDAY Oscar Ruggeri, Argentine footballer
26th of January 1963 BIRTHDAY Riddell Akua, Nauruan politician
26th of January 1963 BIRTHDAY Jose Mourinho, Portuguese football manager
26th of January 1963 BIRTHDAY Andrew Ridgeley, English musician
26th of January 1963 BIRTHDAY Gisela Valcarcel, Peruvian Hostess
26th of January 1964 BIRTHDAY Peter Braunstein, American journalist, writer, playwright, and rapist
26th of January 1964 BIRTHDAY Paul Johansson, American actor
26th of January 1965 BIRTHDAY Natalia Yurchenko, Soviet gymnast
26th of January 1965 BIRTHDAY Thomas Ostros, Swedish politician
26th of January 1967 BIRTHDAY Pradip Somasundaran, Indian playback singer
26th of January 1968 BIRTHDAY Ravi Teja, Tollywood film actor
26th of January 1969 BIRTHDAY Michael O'Hearn, American bodybuilder
26th of January 1970 BIRTHDAY Kirk Franklin, American gospel singer
26th of January 1970 BIRTHDAY Tracy Middendorf, American actress
26th of January 1971 BIRTHDAY Bryan Callen, American actor
26th of January 1971 BIRTHDAY Dorian Gregory, American actor
26th of January 1973 BIRTHDAY Melvil Poupaud, French actor
26th of January 1973 BIRTHDAY Mayu Shinjo, Japanese mangaka
26th of January 1974 BIRTHDAY Shannon Hale, American author
26th of January 1975 BIRTHDAY Frankie Rayder, American model
26th of January 1976 BIRTHDAY Hitomi, Japanese singer and songwriter
26th of January 1976 BIRTHDAY Willie Adler, American guitar player
26th of January 1977 BIRTHDAY Vince Carter, American basketball player
26th of January 1977 BIRTHDAY Justin Gimelstob, American tennis player
26th of January 1977 BIRTHDAY Tye Tribbett, American Singer
26th of January 1978 BIRTHDAY Esteban German, Dominican baseball player
26th of January 1978 BIRTHDAY Corina Morariu, American tennis player
26th of January 1978 BIRTHDAY Kelly Stables, American actress
26th of January 1979 BIRTHDAY Sara Rue, American actress
26th of January 1980 BIRTHDAY Sanae Kobayashi, Japanese voice actress
26th of January 1980 BIRTHDAY Brian Fallon, American musician (The Gaslight Anthem)
26th of January 1981 BIRTHDAY Gustavo Dudamel, Venezuelan Composer/Conductor
26th of January 1981 BIRTHDAY Juan Jose Haedo, Argentinian Cyclist
26th of January 1982 BIRTHDAY Reggie Hodges, American football player
26th of January 1983 BIRTHDAY Petri Oravainen, Finnish footballer
26th of January 1983 BIRTHDAY Su Hwan Lee, South Korean footballer
26th of January 1984 BIRTHDAY Layla Kayleigh, British television personality
26th of January 1984 BIRTHDAY Iain Turner, Scottish footballer
26th of January 1984 BIRTHDAY Wu Qian, Chinese classical pianist
26th of January 1984 BIRTHDAY Luo Xuejuan, Chinese swimmer
26th of January 1986 BIRTHDAY Gerald Green, American basketball player
26th of January 1986 BIRTHDAY Hero, South Korean singer (TVXQ)
26th of January 1986 BIRTHDAY Matt Heafy, American musician (Trivium)
26th of January 1986 BIRTHDAY Shantelle Malawski, Canadian professional wrestler
26th of January 1986 BIRTHDAY Thiago Pereira, Brazilian swimmer
26th of January 1987 BIRTHDAY Vladimir Garin, Russian actor (d. 2003)
26th of January 1987 BIRTHDAY Mia Rose, English/Portuguese singer
26th of January 1987 BIRTHDAY Marlon Mario Brandao da Silveira, Brazilian footballer
26th of January 1988 BIRTHDAY Yukiyo Mine, Japanese footballer
26th of January 1989 BIRTHDAY Emily Hughes, American figure skater
26th of January 1990 BIRTHDAY Christopher Massey, American actor
26th of January 1990 BIRTHDAY Sergio Perez, Mexican racing driver
26th of January 1993 BIRTHDAY Cameron Bright, Canadian actor
26th of January 1996 BIRTHDAY Tyger Drew-Honey, British actor
26th of January 0946 DEATH Eadgyth, German Queen (Born 910)
26th of January 1567 DEATH Nicholas Wotton, English diplomat
26th of January 1630 DEATH Henry Briggs, English mathematician (Born 1556)
26th of January 1636 DEATH Jean Hotman, Marquis de Villers-St-Paul, French diplomat (Born 1552)
26th of January 1697 DEATH Georg Mohr, Danish mathematician (Born 1640)
26th of January 1744 DEATH Ludwig Andreas Graf Khevenhuller, Austrian field marshal (Born 1683)
26th of January 1750 DEATH Albert Schultens, Dutch philologist (Born 1686)
26th of January 1795 DEATH Johann Christoph Friedrich Bach, German composer (Born 1732)
26th of January 1799 DEATH Gabriel Christie, British general (Born 1722)
26th of January 1823 DEATH Edward Jenner, English physician (Born 1749)
26th of January 1824 DEATH Theodore Gericault, French painter (Born 1791)
26th of January 1855 DEATH Gerard de Nerval, French writer (Born 1808)
26th of January 1869 DEATH Duncan Gordon Boyes, English recipient of the Victoria Cross (Born 1846)
26th of January 1870 DEATH Victor, 3rd duc de Broglie, French statesman and diplomat (Born 1785)
26th of January 1885 DEATH Charles George 'Chinese' Gordon, British general (Born 1833)
26th of January 1885 DEATH Edward Davy, English inventor (Born 1806)
26th of January 1886 DEATH David Rice Atchison, American politician (Born 1807)
26th of January 1891 DEATH Nikolaus August Otto, German inventor (Born 1833)
26th of January 1893 DEATH Abner Doubleday, American military figure, and credited inventor of baseball (Born 1819)
26th of January 1904 DEATH Whitaker Wright, English mining tycoon (Born 1846)
26th of January 1926 DEATH John Flannagan, American educator
26th of January 1932 DEATH William Wrigley Jr., American industrialist (Born 1861)
26th of January 1933 DEATH Alva Belmont, American socialite (Born 1853)
26th of January 1942 DEATH Felix Hausdorff, German mathematician (Born 1868)
26th of January 1943 DEATH Nikolai Vavilov, Russian botanist (Born 1887)
26th of January 1943 DEATH Harry H. Laughlin, American eugenicist (Born 1880)
26th of January 1946 DEATH Adriaan van Maanen, Dutch-American astronomer (Born 1884)
26th of January 1947 DEATH Prince Gustaf Adolf, Duke of Vasterbotten, (Born 1906)
26th of January 1947 DEATH Grace Moore, American soprano (Born 1898)
26th of January 1948 DEATH John Lomax, American musicologist and folklorist (Born 1867)
26th of January 1952 DEATH Khorloogiin Choibalsan, leader of Mongolia (Born 1895)
26th of January 1953 DEATH Athanase David, Canadian politician and businessman (Born 1882)
26th of January 1961 DEATH Stan Nichols, English cricketer (Born 1900)
26th of January 1962 DEATH Lucky Luciano, American mobster (Born 1897)
26th of January 1963 DEATH H. S. Lloyd, British dog breeder (Born 1887)
26th of January 1968 DEATH Yvor Winters, American poet (Born 1900)
26th of January 1968 DEATH Merrill C. Meigs, American newspaper publisher (Born 1883)
26th of January 1973 DEATH Edward G. Robinson, American actor (Born 1893)
26th of January 1973 DEATH Jay C. Higginbotham, American musician (Born 1906)
26th of January 1976 DEATH Joao Branco Nuncio, Portuguese Bullfighter (Born 1901)
26th of January 1979 DEATH Nelson Rockefeller, 41st Vice President of the United States (Born 1908)
26th of January 1983 DEATH Paul "Bear" Bryant, American football coach (Born 1913)
26th of January 1990 DEATH Lewis Mumford, American historian (Born 1895)
26th of January 1990 DEATH Bob Gerard, British racing driver (Born 1914)
26th of January 1992 DEATH Jose Ferrer, Puerto Rican actor (Born 1912)
26th of January 1993 DEATH Jan Gies, Dutch resistance leader (Born 1905)
26th of January 1993 DEATH Robert Jacobsen, Danish artist (Born 1912)
26th of January 1993 DEATH Jeanne Sauve, Canadian politician (Born 1922)
26th of January 1996 DEATH Harold Brodkey, American author (Born 1930)
26th of January 1996 DEATH Stevie Plunder, Australian musician (Born 1963)
26th of January 1996 DEATH Georg Alexander, Duke of Mecklenburg, (Born 1921)
26th of January 1996 DEATH Henry Lewis, American musician and conductor (Born 1932)
26th of January 1996 DEATH Dave Schultz, American wrestler (Born 1959)
26th of January 1996 DEATH Frank Howard, American college football player and coach (Born 1909)
26th of January 1997 DEATH Jeane Dixon, American astrologer (Born 1904)
26th of January 1998 DEATH Shinichi Suzuki, Japanese music teacher (Born 1898)
26th of January 2000 DEATH Don Budge, American tennis player (Born 1915)
26th of January 2000 DEATH Kathleen Hale, British author (Born 1898)
26th of January 2000 DEATH A. E. van Vogt, Canadian-born author (Born 1912)
26th of January 2001 DEATH Al McGuire, American basketball coach (Born 1928)
26th of January 2003 DEATH George Younger, 4th Viscount Younger of Leckie, British politician (Born 1931)
26th of January 2003 DEATH Hugh Trevor-Roper, Baron Dacre of Glanton, English historian (Born 1917)
26th of January 2003 DEATH Valeriy Brumel, Soviet track-and-field athlete (Born 1942)
26th of January 2004 DEATH Fred Haas, American golfer (Born 1916)
26th of January 2006 DEATH Len Carlson, Canadian actor (Born 1937)
26th of January 2006 DEATH Khan Abdul Wali Khan, Pakistani politician and statesman (Born 1917)
26th of January 2006 DEATH Carol Lambrino, son of Carol II of Romania and Zizi Lambrino (Born 1920)
26th of January 2007 DEATH Hans J. Wegner, Danish furniture designer (Born 1914)
26th of January 2007 DEATH Gump Worsley, Canadian ice hockey player (Born 1929)
26th of January 2008 DEATH Christian Brando, American actor; son of Marlon Brando (Born 1958)
26th of January 2008 DEATH Viktor Schreckengost, American industrial designer (Born 1906)
26th of January 2011 DEATH Gladys Horton, American musician and singer, member of the group The Marvelettes (Born 1944)
26th of January 2011 DEATH Charlie Louvin, American musician (Born 1927)

x Share us on Facebook