What Happened on October 26, 1900

Famous Birthdays

  • Ibrahim Abboud, 1st President and 4th Prime Minister of Sudan (1958-64), born in Suakin, Sudan (d. 1983)
  • Karin Boye, writer (Kallocain), born in Gothenburg, Sweden (d. 1941)
  • Mark Sandrich [Goldstein], American film director, writer and producer (The Gay Divorcee; Top Hat; Holiday Inn), born in New York City (d. 1945)
1900 Highlights

About October 26, 1900

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 122 years, 3 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Scorpio