What Happened on April 26, 1907

Historical Events

  • Jamestown, Virginia Tercentenary Exposition opens

Famous Birthdays

  • Theun de Vries, Dutch writer (The Girl with the Red Hair), born in Veenwouden, Friesland, Netherlands (d. 2005)

Famous Deaths

  • Joseph Hellmesberger Jr., Austrian composer, violinist, and conductor, dies of kidney failure at 52
  • Pietro Platania, Italian composer, dies at 79
1907 Highlights

About April 26, 1907

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 115 years, 9 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Taurus