On This Day

What Happened on March 30, 1926

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestIngvar Kamprad

Ingvar Kamprad, Swedish eccentric businessman (founder of IKEA) and author (The Testament of a Furniture Dealer), born in PjƤtteryd, Sweden (d. 2018)

Entrepreneur and Founder of IKEA Ingvar Kamprad
Entrepreneur and Founder of IKEA
Ingvar Kamprad
  • Lord Rayner [Derek Rayner], Norwich, Norfolk, English businessman and chief executive (Marks & Spencer)
  • Ray McAnally, Irish actor (The Mission, My Left Foot, Empire State, Sicilian), born in Buncrana, County Donegal, Ireland (d. 1989)
  • Sydney Chaplin, American actor and son of Charlie Chaplin (Limelight, Adding Machine), born in Beverly Hills, California (d. 2009)
  • Werner Torkanowsky, conductor (New Orleans Symphony), born in Berlin, Germany
1926 Highlights

About March 30, 1926

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 94 years and 7 months
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Aries