On This Day

What Happened on June 26, 1908

Famous Birthdays

  • Jimmy McLin, American jazz banjo player, and guitarist (James P. Johnson; Willie "The Lion" Smith; The Ink Spots), born in Brooksville, Florida (d. 1983)
1908 Highlights

About June 26, 1908

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 113 years and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Cancer