Died on This Day (26-Jan)
|Jean Victor Arthur Guillou was a French composer, organist, pianist, and pedagogue.
|Sir Thomas Dalyell, 11th Baronet, FRSGS, , known as Tam Dalyell, was a Scottish Labour Party politician who was a member of the House of Commons from 1962 to 2005.
|Scottish Labour Party politician
|Thomas Joseph Gola was an American basketball player and politician.
|American basketball player-coach
|Dominique Mainon was an American author, screenwriter and filmmaker living in Laguna Beach, California.
|Louis Stanton Auchincloss was an American lawyer, novelist, historian, and essayist.
|Lawyer, novelist, historian, essayist
|Hugh Redwald Trevor-Roper, Baron Dacre of Glanton FBA was an English historian.
|John Donald Budge was an American tennis player. He is most famous as the first tennis player — male or female, and still the only American male — to win the Grand Slam, and to win all four Grand Slam events consecutively overall.
|American tennis player
|Kenneth Clarke Spearman , nicknamed Klook, was an American jazz drummer and bandleader.
|John C. Kluczynski
|John Carl Kluczynski was a U.S. Representative from Illinois, representing the 5th district from 1951 until his death from a heart attack in Chicago, Illinois in 1975.
|Charles Himrod was an American politician who served as mayor of Boise, Idaho Territory, in the 1860s and 1870s.
|Mayor of Boise, Idaho Territory
|Elizabeth Hawley was an American journalist, author, and chronicler of Himalayan mountaineering expeditions.
|Abraham Charles Vigoda was an American actor known for his portrayals of Salvatore Tessio in The Godfather and Phil Fish in both Barney Miller and Fish .
|Stefan Kudelski was a Polish audio engineer known for creating the Nagra series of professional audio recorders.
|Polish audio engineer
|Charles Elzer Loudermilk , known professionally as Charlie Louvin, was an American country music singer and songwriter.
|Vilma G. Holland
|Vilma Isabel Gonzalez Cordova Holland was a Puerto Rican visual artist.
|Puerto Rican visual artist
|Rudolph B. Davila
|Rudolph B. Davila , born in El Paso, Texas, was a United States Army officer, of Spanish-Filipino descent, who received the Medal of Honor for his actions in Italy during World War II.
|United States Army Medal of Honor recipient
|Lewis Mumford was an American historian, sociologist, philosopher of technology, and literary critic.
|Justas Paleckis was a Lithuanian author, journalist and politician.
|The Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross and its variants were the highest awards in the military and paramilitary forces of Nazi Germany during World War II.
|Arthur Cayley FRS was a prolific British mathematician who worked mostly on algebra.