On This Day

What Happened on March 14, 1926

Historical Events

  • Train in Costa Rica falls into the Río Virilla, killing 248 and injuring 93

Famous Birthdays

  • François Morel, Canadian pianist, conductor, and composer (Antiphonie; Me duele España), born in Montreal, Quebec (d. 2018)
  • Lita Roza, English singer ("How Much is That Doggie in the Window"), born in Liverpool (d. 2008)
1926 Highlights

About March 14, 1926

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 95 years, 6 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

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