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
  • Tom Danby, English dual-code international wing: rugby union (1 cap; Harlequin RFC) and rugby league (3 caps England, 3 caps GB; Salford RLFC), born in Trimdon district, County Durham, England (d. 2022)
Born in 1926
1926 Highlights

About August 10, 1926

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 96 years, 9 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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