On This Day

What Happened on August 10, 1926

Historical Events

  • Italian-Spanish peace treaty signed

Famous Birthdays

  • Benjamin Ward, 1st African American NYC Police Commissioner (1984-89), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2002)
  • Edwin James Nairn Carr, composer
  • Marie-Claire Alain, French organist/composer
1926 Highlights

About August 10, 1926

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 94 years, 3 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Leo