What Happened on April 9, 1926

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

  • Graham Hills, principal (Strathclyde University, England)
  • Harris Wofford, (Sen-R-Pennsylvania)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Hugh Hefner, American magazine publisher and businessman (Playboy), born in Chicago, Illinois

Playboy Founder & Businessman Hugh Hefner
Playboy Founder & Businessman
Hugh Hefner
  • Lord Fitt, MP (Belfast Ireland)
  • Michael Ogden, British barrister (Ogden Tables), born in London (d. 2003)

Famous Deaths

  • Zip the Pinhead, American freak show performer famous for his tapered head, dies at about 83