On This Day

What Happened on December 11, 1926

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Queensland win their 1st Sheffield Shield cricket match, v NSW

Famous Birthdays

  • Richard Devon, American character actor (Magnum Force, Battle of Blood Island), born in Glendale, California (d. 2010)
  • Willie Mae "Big Mama" Thornton, American rhythm-and-blues singer and songwriter (Hound Dog, Ball & Chain, Stronger than Dirt), born in Ariton, Alabama (d. 1984)