On This Day

What Happened on May 26, 1914

Famous Birthdays

  • Archie Duncan, Scottish actor (The Adventures of Robin Hood, Sherlock Holmes), born in Glasgow, Scotland (d. 1979)

Famous Deaths

  • Jacob Riis, Danish-American social reformer and "muck raking" reporter (NY Tribune, NY Evening Sun), dies at 65
1914 Highlights

About May 26, 1914

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 107 years, 7 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

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