On This Day

What Happened on December 8, 1926

Real-life Tragedy for Theatrical Family

Famous Birthdays

Joachim Fest

Joachim Fest, German historian and journalist (Hitler biography, Speer: The Final Verdict), born in Berlin, Germany (d. 2006)

Famous Deaths

  • Jan Six, Dutch art historian/collector, dies
1926 Highlights

About December 8, 1926

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 95 years, 1 month and 17 days
Leap Year: No

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