On This Day

What Happened on February 26, 1924

Historical Events

Coup d'├ętat

Trial against Hitler for treason in "Beer Hall Putsch" in Munich begins

Famous Birthdays

  • Mark Bucci, American composer (1959 Arts & Letters Award), born in NYC, New York
  • Noboru Takeshita, Japanese PM (1987-89), born in Unnan, Japan (d. 2000)

Famous Weddings

Edwin Hubble

Astronomer Edwin Hubble (34) weds Grace Burke in Pasadena, California

1924 Highlights

About February 26, 1924

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 9 months and 4 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Pisces