Tuesday January 26, 1937: on this day

About January 26th, 1937, in brief:

  • Historical events: The U.S. state of Michigan celebrates its Centennial Anniversary of statehood.
  • Day of the week: January 26th, 1937 was a Tuesday
  • Zodiac Sign: Aquarius (in western zodiac), Ox (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Ellen DeGeneres, Louis Zamperini
  • Moon Phase: Full Moon
  • Popular movie: On the Avenue directed by Roy Del Ruth

More about January 26th, 1937? See below for more news and curiosities on January 26th, 1937.


What day of the week was January 26, 1937?

January 26, 1937 was a Tuesday and it was the 26th day of the year 1937 in the Gregorian calendar.

January 26, 1937 can also be written as 1/26/1937 in the US and as 26/1/1937 in UK and Europe.

January 26, 1937 in January 1937 calendar


January 26, 1937: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on January 26, 1937:

  • The u.s. state of michigan celebrates its centennial anniversary of statehood.
  • The ohio river floods.
  • The soviet union executes 31 people for alleged trotskyism.

January 26, 1937: What were the magazines covers that day?

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January 26, 1937: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for January 26th is Aquarius.

Aquarius is the 11th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between January 20th and February 18th belong to the Aquarius sign: discover Aquarius personality and who should a Aquarius marry.

Babies born in January are either Capricorn or Aquarius. People born before January 19th are Capricorn, while people born from January 20th have the sign of Aquarius.

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January 26, 1937: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for January 26, 1937 is Ox and the associated element is Fire.

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January 26, 1937: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on January 26, 1937 was Full Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on January 26, 1937 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on January 26, 1937 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 99% full, rising at 05:24 pm and setting at 07:24 am.

The previous full moon was on Dec 28, 1936 while the next full moon would come on Feb 25, 1937.

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Who was born on January 26, 1937?

Famous people born on January 26, 1937:

  • Rudolph Wurlitzer

    Rudolph Wurlitzer is an American writer known for his novels and screenplays.

  • Joseph Saidu Momoh

    Sierra leonean soldier and politician, 2nd president of sierra leone (d. 2003).

  • S J

    B langdale headmaster (shrewsbury school).

  • Joseph Momoh


  • Gerrit Gerritse

    Dutch member of parliament (cda).

  • Álvaro Gaxiola
  • Pablo Acosta Villarreal

Whose famous birthday is on January 26th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on January 26th:

  • Ellen DeGeneres
    Ellen DeGeneres

    Ellen degeneres is a comedian and television host known for her popular talk show, the ellen degeneres show, as well as her advocacy for...

  • Louis Zamperini
    Louis Zamperini

    Louis zamperini was an american world war ii veteran, a prisoner of war survivor, and an olympic distance runner.

  • Anita Baker
    Anita Baker

    Anita baker is an r&b singer known for her soulful voice and hits like 'sweet love' and 'giving you the best that i got'.

  • Patrick Dewaere
    Patrick Dewaere

    French leading man in films of the 1970s.

  • Wayne Gretzky
    Wayne Gretzky

    Canadian-american hockey player named athlete of year 01/09/1982.

  • Scott Glenn
    Scott Glenn

    Scott glenn is an american actor known for his roles in popular films such as the silence of the lambs, the hunt for red october, and the...

  • Roger Vadim
    Roger Vadim

    French director, who started directing in 1961.

  • Théo Sarapo
    Théo Sarapo

    French actor-singer from greece, and second husband to the french singer a%0dith.

  • Melvil Poupaud
    Melvil Poupaud

    French actor, screenwriter, cinematographer and singer-composer (one solo album), and film editor.

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How old is someone born on January 26, 1937?

Someone born on January 26, 1937 is:

87 years 4 months old,

or 1048 months and 18 days old,

or 4559 weeks and 2 days old,

or 31915 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on January 26, 1937?

There are 227 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Sunday January 26th 2025.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on January 26, 1937?

You belong to the Silent Generation if you were born on January 26, 1937.

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January 26, 1937: What famous people died on that day?

What famous deaths happened on January 26th?

Famous deaths on January 26th:

  • James Cameron
    James Cameron

    James cameron is a canadian film director known for creating blockbuster movies such as titanic and avatar.

  • José Ferrer
    José Ferrer

    Puerto rican-american actor and director (d. 1992).

  • Mike Connors
    Mike Connors

    Touch connors, an american actor, was first seen on screen in 1953.

  • Abe Vigoda
    Abe Vigoda

    American actor.

  • Barbara Hale
    Barbara Hale

    Barbara hale was an american actress best known for her role as della street in the television series perry mason.

  • Grace Moore
    Grace Moore

    United states -- soprano ("one night to live").

  • Kobe Bryant

    Kobe Bryant was an American professional basketball player and entrepreneur who co-founded a venture capital firm and media production...

  • Kden Kobe

    Kden Kobe was a legendary NBA player who spent his entire 20-year career with the Los Angeles Lakers, winning 5 championships and being...

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January 26, 1937: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on January 26, 1937:

  • Roman Empire - third day of the Sementivae in honor of Ceres and Terra.
  • Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Timothy and Titus
  • Polycarp
  • Margaret of Hungary
  • International Holocaust Remembrance Day
  • Uganda - Liberation Day.
  • India - Republic Day - One of only three state holidays in India, celebrated with pomp and a military parade in New Delhi.
  • International Customs Day.
  • Australia - Australia Day.

Saints celebrated on January 26, 1937:

  • Saint Alberic
  • Saint Paula

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January 26, 1937: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on January 26, 1937 were the Televisions Series released on TV close to that day characterized by high ratings, critical acclaim and a large fan base.. They included:

Cook's Night Out

Cook's Night Out

Release year: 1937

Starring: Marcel Boulestin

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

The World of Women

The World of Women

Release year: 1937

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

London Characters

London Characters

Release year: 1936

Starring: J.C. Cannell, S.E. Reynolds, Mary Sharpe

Cabaret Cartoons

Cabaret Cartoons

Release year: 1936

Starring: Harry Rutherford

Sea Stories

Sea Stories

Release year: 1936

Starring: A.B. Campbell


Who was the US President on January 26, 1937?

On January 26, 1937 the US President was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 26, 1937?

On January 26, 1937 the UK Prime Minister was Stanley Baldwin (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on January 26, 1937?

On January 26, 1937 the Pope was Pius XI.


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What is special about January 26th?

January 26th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 26th day of the month of January. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on January 26th, such as:

  • 2019 - Nairobi latema road explosion: two people were injured when an explosive device exploded outside a movie theatre in nairobi's busy capital. this area was also the scene of an earlier attack this month.
  • 2018 - Syrian civil war: recep tayyip erdan, president of turkey, says that the afrin offensive will now be directed east towards manbij, and the border to iraq.
  • 2017 - Libyan civil war (2014-present). forces of libyan national army claim that they have captured one of benghazi's last strongholds from ansar al-sharia.

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What happened in 1937?

1937 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Count Claus von Stauffenberg promoted to captain
  • Bradman scores 270 Aust vs. England at the MCG, incl 110 singles
  • 1st broadcast of Guiding Light on NBC radio

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What was the calendar for January 1937?

January 1937 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with January being the 1st month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

Discover how January 1937 calendar looked like.

Tuesday January 26, 1937