What Happened on April 2, 1926

Historical Events

  • Riots between Muslims & Hindus in Calcutta

Famous Birthdays

  • David Mason, British orchestral, solo and session trumpet player (The Beatles - "Penny Lane"), born in London, England (d. 2011)
  • Jack Brabham, Australian auto racer and team owner (World F1 champion 1959, 60, 66 [only man to win F1 C'ship driving one of his own cars]), born in Sydney, Australia (d. 2014)
  • Michael Rizzello, English sculptor and coin designer, born in London (d. 2004)
Born in 1926
1926 Highlights

About April 2, 1926

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 97 years
Leap Year: No

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