On This Day

What Happened on June 22, 1926

Historical Events

  • Cardinals pick up 39-year-old Grover Alexander on waivers from Cubs

Famous Birthdays

  • Ruth Zechlin, German organist and composer, born in Grosshartmannsdorf (d. 2007)

Famous Deaths

  • Hermann Suter, Swiss composer, dies at 56
1926 Highlights

About June 22, 1926

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 95 years, 5 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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