Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened throughout history on January 26. From 1900 until now.
January 26 is under the sign of Aquarius.
Famous birthdays on this day include Ellen DeGeneres (1958), Paul Newman (1925) and Michel Sardou (1947).
Several movies were released around January 26 over the years, such as Modern Times in 1936 directed by Charles Chaplin and Taxi Driver in 1976 directed by Martin Scorsese.
But much more happened on January 26 over the years: find out below
Which were the most popular Movies released around January 26 over the years?
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Which were the important events of January 26?
- 2019 Nairobi Latema Road blast: An explosive device goes off outside a cinema in a busy part of Kenya’s capital, injuring two people. The area was also the place of an attack earlier this month. (Washington Post)
- 2018 Syrian Civil War: President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdoğan says the Afrin offensive, as announced, is now to turn east, towards Manbij and the border with Iraq. (Reuters)
- 2017 Libyan Civil War (2014–present): Forces of the Libyan National Army claim to have captured one of the last remaining strongholds of Benghazi from Ansar al-Sharia. (Al Jazeera)
- 2016 A suicide bomb attack on a Syrian Army (SAA) checkpoint in the city of Homs kills at least 22 people, including around a dozen soldiers. The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant claims responsibility for the attack. (AFP via Daily Mail) (Reuters Canada)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 26 over the years?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- 2018 Camila Cabello Featuring Young Thug - Havana
- 2017 Ed Sheeran - Shape Of You
- 2016 Justin Bieber - Sorry
- 2015 Mark Ronson Featuring Bruno Mars - Uptown Funk!
- 2014 Pitbull Featuring Ke$ha - Timber
- 2013 Bruno Mars - Locked Out Of Heaven
- 2012 Rihanna - We Found Love
- 2011 Britney Spears - Hold It Against Me
- 2010 Ke$ha - TiK ToK
- 2009 Lady GaGa - Just Dance
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Top #1 Rock songs
Which were the most popular books released around January 26 over the years?
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