What Happened on May 26, 1940

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

1st successful helicopter flight in US: Vought-Sikorsky US-300 designed by Igor Sikorsky

Aviator Igor Sikorsky
Aviator
Igor Sikorsky

Famous Birthdays

  • Levon Helm, Elaine Arkansas, American musician (The Band), (d. 2012)
  • Monique Gagnon-Tremblay, French Canadian politician