On This Day

What Happened on June 10, 1926

Historical Events

  • Phillies Russ Wrightstone hits for the cycle

Famous Birthdays

  • June Haver [Stovenour], American actress (Dolly Sisters, Girl Next Door), born in Rock Island, Illinois (d. 2005)
  • Lionel Jeffries, British actor (Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, Camelot), born in Forest Hill, London (d. 2010)
  • Willem Oltmans, Dutch journalist (Outlawed, Free as a Bird)

Famous Deaths


Person of interestAntoni Gaudi

Antoni Gaudí, Catalan-Spanish architect (Sagrada Família, Casa Milà, Casa Batlló), dies after being hit by a tram at 73

Architect Antoni Gaudi
Architect
Antoni Gaudi

1926 Highlights

About June 10, 1926

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 94 years, 1 month and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Gemini