On This Day

What Happened on February 26, 1914

Historical Events

  • HMHS Britannic, sister to the Titanic, is launched at Harland & Wolff, Belfast
  • New York Museum of Science & Industry incorporated

Famous Birthdays

  • Robert Alda, American actor (Supertrain, By Popular Demand), born in NYC, New York (d. 1986)
  • Witold Rowicki, Polish conductor and composer, born in Taganrog, (d. 1989)
1914 Highlights

About February 26, 1914

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 107 years, 7 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

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