On This Day

What Happened on May 26, 1916

Famous Birthdays

  • Henriette Roosenburg, Dutch political prisoner and journalist (The Walls Came Tumbling Down) (d. 1972)
  • Moondog [Louis Thomas Hardin], American composer, musician and poet, born in Marysville, Kansas (d. 1999)
1916 Highlights

About May 26, 1916

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 105 years, 7 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

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