On This Day

What Happened on February 26, 1908

Famous Birthdays

  • Jean-Pierre Wimille, French race car driver (d. 1949)
  • Leela Majumdar, Bengali writer (d. 2007)
  • Tex Avery, American cartoonist at Warner Bros, MGM ( Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Porky Pig), born in Taylor, Texas (d. 1980)
1908 Highlights

About February 26, 1908

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 113 years, 7 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Pisces