What Happened on July 26, 1917

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

J. Edgar Hoover gets job in US Department of Justice

First Director of the FBI J. Edgar Hoover
First Director of the FBI
J. Edgar Hoover

Famous Birthdays

  • Bertil Nordahl, Sweden, soccer player (Olympic-gold-1948)
  • Richard Desborough Burnell, England, double sculls (Olympic-gold-1948)