On This Day

What Happened on May 26, 1924

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President Calvin Coolidge signs Immigration law restricting immigration

30th US President Calvin Coolidge
30th US President
Calvin Coolidge

Famous Birthdays

  • T. Cooper Evans, American politician (Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Iowa), born in Cedar Rapids, Iowa (d. 2005)

Famous Deaths

  • Johann Heinrich Beck, American composer, dies at 67
  • Victor Herbert, Irish/US cellist/composer/conductor, dies at 65