On This Day

What Happened on April 26, 1921

Famous Birthdays

  • Jimmy Giuffre, American jazz clarinetist, composer, arranger, and proponent of "free improv" jazz, born in Dallas, Texas (d. 2008)
  • Margaret Gowing, English historian (Independence and Deterrence: Britain and Atomic Energy), born in Kensington, London (d. 1998)
1921 Highlights

About April 26, 1921

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 100 years, 7 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

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