On This Day

What Happened on April 14, 1926

Famous Birthdays

  • Barbara Anderson, New Zealand author, born in Hastings, New Zealand (d. 2013)
  • Frank Daniel, Czech-born writer, director and teacher (d. 1996)
  • Gloria Jean, American actress and singer (Never Give a Sucker an Even Break), born in Buffalo, New York
  • Jan Maegaard, Danish composer and musicologist (Triptykon), born in Copenhagen, Denmark (d. 2012)
  • Liz Renay [Pearl Elizabeth Dobbins], American actress (Desperate Living), born in Chandler, Arizona (d. 2007)
1926 Highlights

About April 14, 1926

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 94 years, 7 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Aries