What Happened on June 14, 1926

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 31st Men's French Championships: Henri Cochet beats Rene Lacoste (6-2, 6-4, 6-3)
  • 31st Women's French Championships: Suzanne Lenglen beats Mary Kendall Browne (6-1, 6-0)

Famous Birthdays

  • Don Newcombe, baseball player
  • Hermann Kant, German writer, born in Hamburg

Famous Deaths

  • Mary Cassatt, American Impressionist artist (b. 1844)