On This Day

What Happened on August 26, 1917

Famous Birthdays

  • Jan Clayton, Tularosa NM, actress (Ellen Miller-Lassie)
  • William French Smith, Attorney General (1981-85)
1917 Highlights

About August 26, 1917

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 1 month and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Virgo