On This Day

What Happened on May 26, 1912

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Birthdays

  • Janos Kádár, 46th Prime Minister of Hungary 5th Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the People's Republic of Hungary (1956-58), born in Fiume, Austria-Hungary (d. 1989)
  • Jay Silverheels [Harold J. Smith], Canadian actor (The Lone Ranger, Key Largo), born in Ontario, Canada (d. 1980)

Famous Deaths

  • Jan Blockx, Belgian opera composer (Bride of the Sea), dies at 61