Historical Events For January - 26
Friday, 24 February 2017
1988 On this day in history cIBC buys 65% of Wood Gundy for $190 million, mostly in shares
1989 AT&T reports first loss in 103 years; $1.67 B in 1988 on January - 26.
1989 Test debut of Mark Taylor, Australia vs West Indies, Sydney on January - 26.
1989 US computer security expert warns of catastrophic virus on this day in history.
1989 On January - 26 paul Daels, Flemish chairman (IJzerbedevaart committee), dies
1990 On January - 26 annular eclipse visible over Antarctica &South Atlantic
1990 On this day in history fHP "Boy" Trip, Dutch minister, dies
1991 Alfaro Vive guerrilla group of Ecuador gives arms to Catholic church on January - 26.
1991 Jan Stenerud becomes first pure placekicker to make NFL Hall of Fame on January - 26.
1991 Johnny van Doorn, Dutch writer/poet, dies at 46 on January - 26.
1992 Americans with Disabilities Act went into effect on January - 26.
1992 On January - 26 josé Ferrer, Puerto Rican actor/director (Cyrano de Bergerac), dies at 80
1993 Brian Tobin sworn in as Premier of Newfoundland on this day in history.
1993 Jeanne Sauvé dies in hospital; Sauvé served as Canada's first woman Governor General on January - 26.
1993 West Indies defeat Australia by one run in 4th Test at Adelaide on January - 26.
1993 Axel Von Dem Bussche, German aristocrat, dies on this day in history.
1995 On this day in history new Jersey Governor Christine Whitman, dedicates a rest stop to Howard Stern
1995 On January - 26 bernardo Leighton, Chilian politician (1964-70), dies
1996 "Les Miserables," opens at Musichall Theatre, Duisburg on this day in history.
1996 David Schultz, wrestler (Oly-Gold-84), killed by John Du Pont on this day in history.
1997 On January - 26 margaret Hesse, princess of Hesse/the Rhine, dies at 83
1998 On January - 26 25th American Music Award Spice Girls &Babyface win
1998 On this day in history intel launches 333 MHz Pentium II chip
1998 President Clinton goes on TV and says "I did not have sexual relations with that woman, Miss Lewinsky." on this day in history.
1998 President Clinton says "I want to say one thing to the American people, I did not have sexual relations with that woman, Miss Lewinsky" on this day in history.
1998 On this day in history u.S. President Bill Clinton categorically denies having an affair with White House intern Monica Lewinsky, saying "I did not have sexual relations with that woman ... Miss Lewinsky."
1998 S P Leary, Texan Blues drummer (Muddy Waters), dies at 67 on this day in history.
2013 30 people are killed during a violent protest in Port Said, Egypt on this day in history.
2014 On January - 26 56th Grammy Awards: Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Lorde , and Daft Punk win