Today In History For January 26th
Today is Wednesday January 26th. There are 339 days left in the year.
The year was 1861 and it was on this day that Louisiana passed an Ordinance of Secession, 113-17, at the state capitol in Baton Rouge. It became the sixth state to break free from the United States.
Michigan became the 26th state on this day in 1837.
One year ago today, Toyota suspended U.S. sales of several popular vehicle models to fix sticking accelerator pedals. The suspension was on top of a recall of 23 million vehicles.