What Happened on August 26, 1920

Historical Events

  • Surrey cricket all-rounder Percy Fender scores 100 in 35 minutes [113no] in a county match vs Northamptonshire at the County Ground, Northampton

Famous Birthdays

  • Brant Parker, American cartoonist (co-created and drew The Wizard of Oz), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2007)
1920 Highlights

About August 26, 1920

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 102 years, 5 months and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Virgo