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 This day in History - January 26
425 Historic Events for January 26
1925

Joan Leslie, Detroit, actress (High Sierra, Yankee Doodle Dandy)

Birth
1926

Ronnie Hilton, singer (Moonraker)

Birth
1926

Television 1st demonstrated (J L Baird, London)

Event
1926

Jose Maria Valverde, philosopher poet/translator

Birth
1926

Charles Tidbury, former chairman (Whitbread and Company)

Birth
1927

Jos‚ Sim¢n Azcona Hoyo, president of Honduras (1986-90)

Birth
1927

William Redfield, NYC, actor (Jimmy Hughes Rookie Cop, Marriage)

Birth
1927

Maxwell Anderson's "Saturday's Children," premieres in NYC

Event
1928

Eartha Kitt, SC, singer/actress (Catwoman-Batman)

Birth
1928

Roger Vadim, France, director (And God Created Women, Barbarella)

Birth
1928

Gene Snyder, (Rep-R-KY, 1963-65, 67- )

Birth
1928

Philip Jos‚ Farmer, Indiana, science fiction novelist (Riverworld)

Birth
1929

Jules Feiffer, NYC, cartoonist (Passionella)/author (Little Murders)

Birth
1929

Indian National Congress proclaims goal for India's independence

Event
1929

M R Turner, publisher

Birth
1930

A N Solomons, chairman (Singer and Friedlander)

Birth
1930

Anne Macfarlane, Master (Court of Protection)

Birth
1930

Harry "Buddy" Melges Jr, Wisc, yachter (Oly-gold/bronze-1964, 72)

Birth
1930

Cleveland's Terminal Tower opens (52 stories)

Event
1931

Mary Murphy, Wash DC, actress (A Man Alone, Maggie-Investigators)

Birth
1931

Lynn Riggs' "Green Grow the Lilacs," premieres in NYC

Event
1931

Hungary-Austria sign peace treaty

Event
1932

William K Wrigley, owner (Wrigley Gum, Chicago Cubs), dies

Death
1932

KUT-AM in Austin Texas changes call letters to KNOW

Event
1932

British submarine M-2 sinks in Channel (60 dead)

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