On This Day

What Happened on April 13, 1926

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

At 38, Walter Johnson pitches his 7th opening day shutout

MLB Pitcher Walter Johnson
MLB Pitcher
Walter Johnson
  • Cyclists without bicycle-tax-stamp rounded up in Amsterdam

Famous Birthdays

  • John Spencer-Churchill, 11th duke of Marlborough, English large landowner, born in Blenheim Palace, Oxfordshire, England (d. 2014)
1926 Highlights

About April 13, 1926

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 95 years, 6 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Aries