On This Day

What Happened on December 30, 1926

Historical Events

  • Chicago Tribune reports the Tigers threw a 4-game series to the White Sox in 1917 to help Chicago win the pennant (never substantiated)
  • Paul Eliot Green's "In Abraham's Bosom" premieres in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Stanley Tracey, British jazz pianist and composer (Under Milk Wood), born in Denmark Hill, South London, England (d. 2013)
1926 Highlights

About December 30, 1926

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 94 years and 11 months
Leap Year: No

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