What Happened on March 26, 1926

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 85th Grand National: Billy Watkinson aboard Jack Horner wins
  • ACD de Graeff appointed governor general of Dutch East Indies
  • The 1st lip-reading tournament held in America

Famous Deaths

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Georges Vezina, NHL Hall of Fame goalie (Canadiens), dies from TB at 39

NHL Goalie Georges Vezina
NHL Goalie
Georges Vezina
  • Konstantin Fehrenbach, German reichs chancellor (1920-21), dies at 74