What Happened on August 1, 1926

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Battles between Druze & French in Damascus
  • Failed assassination on General Primo de Rivera in Barcelona

Famous Birthdays

  • Burton Stein, historian
  • Karl Kohn, American composer, born in Vienna, Austria

Famous Deaths

  • Israel Zangwill, British zionists writer (Ghetto tragedies), dies