On This Day

What Happened on July 26, 1918

Historical Events

  • Race riot in Philadelphia (3 whites & 1 black killed)

Famous Birthdays

  • Marjorie Lord [Wollenberg], American actress (Make Room for Daddy, Sherlock Holmes in Washington), born in San Francisco, California (d. 2015)

Famous Deaths

  • Eduard "Mick" Mannock, British WW I flying ace (Victoria Cross), dies at 31
1918 Highlights

About July 26, 1918

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 4 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Leo