On This Day

What Happened on June 11, 1926

Famous Birthdays

  • Brother Dave Gardner, American comedian, drummer and singer, born in Jackson, Tennessee (d. 1983)
  • Carlisle Floyd, American opera composer (Slow Dusk), born in Latta, South Carolina
  • John Aspinall, English zoo owner (Howletts; Port Lympne), and gambling club host, born in Delhi, British India (d. 2000)
1926 Highlights

About June 11, 1926

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 95 years, 3 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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