On This Day

What Happened on March 26, 1908

Famous Birthdays

  • Betty MacDonald [Anne E Campbell Bard], American writer (Egg & I)
  • Hank Sylvern, American orchestra leader (Jane Froman's USA Canteen), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Hilde Krahwinkel Sperling, German tennis player (Wimbledon 1931, 1936 runner-up), born in Essen, Germany (d. 1981)
  • Kenneth Mellanby, entomologist
  • Robert William Paine, architect
1908 Highlights

About March 26, 1908

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 112 years, 8 months and 4 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aries