On This Day

What Happened on July 26, 1926

Historical Events

  • National Bar Association incorporates
  • Philippines government asks USA for a plebiscite on independence

Famous Birthdays

  • Ana MarĂ­a Matute, Spanish author (Fiesta al noroeste), born in Barcelona, Spain (d. 2014)
  • James Best [Jewel Franklin Guy], American actor (The Dukes of Hazzard, Sounder), born in Powderly, Kentucky (d. 2015)
1926 Highlights

About July 26, 1926

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 95 years, 3 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

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