Historical Events For January - 26
Thursday, 08 December 2016
1988 CIBC buys 65% of Wood Gundy for $190 million, mostly in shares on this day in history.
1989 On this day in history aT&T reports first loss in 103 years; $1.67 B in 1988
1989 On January - 26 test debut of Mark Taylor, Australia vs West Indies, Sydney
1989 On this day in history uS computer security expert warns of catastrophic virus
1989 Paul Daels, Flemish chairman (IJzerbedevaart committee), dies on January - 26.
1990 Annular eclipse visible over Antarctica &South Atlantic on this day in history.
1990 FHP "Boy" Trip, Dutch minister, dies on this day in history.
1991 On January - 26 alfaro Vive guerrilla group of Ecuador gives arms to Catholic church
1991 Jan Stenerud becomes first pure placekicker to make NFL Hall of Fame on this day in history.
1991 On January - 26 johnny van Doorn, Dutch writer/poet, dies at 46
1992 On this day in history americans with Disabilities Act went into effect
1992 José Ferrer, Puerto Rican actor/director (Cyrano de Bergerac), dies at 80 on January - 26.
1993 On this day in history brian Tobin sworn in as Premier of Newfoundland
1993 On this day in history jeanne Sauvé dies in hospital; Sauvé served as Canada's first woman Governor General
1993 On this day in history west Indies defeat Australia by one run in 4th Test at Adelaide
1993 On January - 26 axel Von Dem Bussche, German aristocrat, dies
1995 On this day in history new Jersey Governor Christine Whitman, dedicates a rest stop to Howard Stern
1995 Bernardo Leighton, Chilian politician (1964-70), dies on January - 26.
1996 On this day in history "Les Miserables," opens at Musichall Theatre, Duisburg
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 25th American Music Award Spice Girls &Babyface win on this day in history.
1998 Intel launches 333 MHz Pentium II chip on January - 26.
1998 On January - 26 president Clinton goes on TV and says "I did not have sexual relations with that woman, Miss Lewinsky."
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 January - 26.
1998 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." on this day in history.
1998 S P Leary, Texan Blues drummer (Muddy Waters), dies at 67 on January - 26.
2013 30 people are killed during a violent protest in Port Said, Egypt on January - 26.
2014 On January - 26 56th Grammy Awards: Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Lorde , and Daft Punk win