What Happened on June 26, 1909

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Victoria & Albert Museum opens in London

Famous Birthdays

  • Betty Askwith, British writer and biographer (d. 1995)
  • Col. Tom Parker [Andreas Cornelis van Kuijk], Dutch-born talent manager (Elvis Presley), born in Breda, Netherlands
  • Nicholas Polunin, environmentalist