What Happened on April 11, 1926

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Flemish Economic Covenant (VEV) forms in Ghent

Famous Birthdays

  • Gervase de Peyer, British clarinetist, born in London (d. 2017)
  • Robert Hall Lewis, composer
  • Victor Bouchard, Quebec pianist and composer

Famous Deaths

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Luther Burbank, American horticulturist who developed more than 800 strains and varieties of plants, dies of gastrointestinal complications at 77

Horticulturist Luther Burbank
Luther Burbank