Tuesday 5 January 1926
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 5, 1926). The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Robert Earle in Baldwin and Claude [Buddy] Young.
Alice's Balloon Race, directed by Walt Disney, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1926
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 5 January 1926
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Which were the important events of 5 January 1926 ?
- Mungday (Discordianism)
- Catholicism - Feast day of St. John Neumann.
- The eleventh day of Christmas in Western Christianity, and the Twelfth Night of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- Claude [Buddy] Young: NFL running back (Yankees, Texans, Colts).
- Robert Earle in Baldwin: New York, USA; TV host (GE College Bowl).
- William De Witt Snodgrass: American poet.
- Maria Schell: Austrian actress and noted theatrical family; an intense, soulful leading lady of international films.
- Veikko Karvonen: Finnish runner (d. 2007).
- W Snodgrass: American poet and academic (d. 2009).
- Hosea Williams: American businessman and activist (d. 2000).
- James Cox of Ford Motors announces 8 hour day and $5 daily minimum wage