What Happened on August 26, 1939

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 1st major league baseball telecast-Reds beat Bkln Dodgers (W2XBS NY)
  • Belgium mobilizes
  • Croatia gets autonomous status

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Jorge Paulo Lemann, Swiss-Brazilian investor, born in Rio de Janeiro

Investor and Beer Mogul Jorge Paulo Lemann
Investor and Beer Mogul
Jorge Paulo Lemann