What Happened on April 26, 1917

Famous Birthdays

  • Earl Colbert, American character actor, born near his mother (d. 1992)

I. M. PeiI. M. Pei (1917-2019)

Chinese-American modernist architect (Louvre Pyramid) who won the 1961 Brunner Prize, born in Kwangchou, Canton, China

  • Sal Maglie, American baseball pitcher (World Series 1954; MLB All Star 1951, 52; NY Giants; no-hitter 1956 Cleveland Indians), born in Niagara Falls, New York (d. 1992)
1917 Highlights

About April 26, 1917

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 105 years and 7 months
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Taurus