On This Day

What Happened on August 8, 1926

Famous Birthdays

  • Richard Anderson, American actor (Oscar Goldman- The 6 Million Dollar Man, The Bionic Woman television series), born in Long Branch, New Jersey (d. 2017)
  • Urban "Urbie" Green, American jazz trombonist (Woody Herman, Buck Clayton; Hugo Montenegro), born in Mobile, Alabama (d. 2018)
1926 Highlights

About August 8, 1926

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 95 years, 2 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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