August 26, 1921 in History

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Birthdays in History


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Ben Bradlee, editor/journalist/executive (Washington Post), born in Boston, Massachusetts

Journalist Ben Bradlee
Journalist
Ben Bradlee

Deaths in History

  • Ludwig Thoma, writer, dies
  • Matthias Erzberger, German min of Finance, murdered at 45
  • Peter I Karadjordjevic, King of Serbia/Yugoslavia (1903-21), dies