On This Day

What Happened on March 26, 1908

Day of the Week: Thursday

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
  • Hilda Krahwinkel Sperling, tennis star (French 1935), born in Essen, Germany
  • Hilde Krahwinkel Sperling, German tennis player (Wimbledon 1931, 1936 runner-up), born in Essen, Germany (d. 1981)
  • Kenneth Mellanby, entomologist
  • Robert William Paine, architect