On This Day

What Happened on March 26, 1923

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Elliott, American comedian (Bob & Ray, Get a Life), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 2016)
  • Clifton Williams, American composer (The Ramparts, Sinfonians), born in Traskwood, Arkansas (d. 1976)
  • Elizabeth Jane Howard, British novelist (After Julius), (d. 2014)
  • Gert Bastian, German politician (d. 1992)

Famous Deaths

  • Sarah Bernhardt, French actress (Camille, Queen Elizabeth), dies at 78
1923 Highlights

About March 26, 1923

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 96 years, 9 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aries