On This Day

What Happened on April 26, 1923

Famous Birthdays

  • Oliver Millar, British art historian (served in the Royal Household for 41 years), born in Standon, Hertfordshire (d. 2007)

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

English prince Albert Duke of York (George VI) (27) marries Lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon (22) at Westminster Abbey

Consort of George VI Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother
Consort of George VI
Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother
King of the United Kingdom George VI
King of the United Kingdom
George VI

1923 Highlights

About April 26, 1923

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 7 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Taurus