On This Day

What Happened on May 26, 1915

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events


Electoral defeatElection of Interest

H. H. Asquith forms a coalition government in the United Kingdom

British Prime Minister H. H. Asquith
British Prime Minister
H. H. Asquith

Famous Birthdays

  • Antonia Forest [Patricia Giulia Caulfield Kate Rubinstein], British children's author (The Marlows), born in Hampstead, London (d. 2003)
  • Sam Edwards, American actor (Captain Midnight, Twelve O'Clock High), born in Macon, Georgia (d. 2004)