On This Day

What Happened on March 6, 1926

Historical Events

  • China asks for a seat on the Security council

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestAlan Greenspan

Alan Greenspan, American economist, presidential advisor and Chairman of the Federal Reserve of the United States (1987-2006), born in NYC, New York

Economist and Chairman of the Federal Reserve Alan Greenspan
Economist and Chairman of the Federal Reserve
Alan Greenspan
  • Andrzej Wajda, Polish film director (Ashes & Diamonds, Man of Iron), born in Suwalki (d. 2016)
  • Ann Curtis, 400m/800m US swimmer (Olympics 2 gold-1948), (d. 2012)
  • Elwood H [Bud] Hillis, (Rep-R-IN, 1971- )
  • H.C. Robbins Landon, American musicologist (Haydn: Chronicle and Works), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 2009)
  • Jón Nordal, Icelandic composer (Choralis), born in Reykjavik
  • Miroslav Klega, Czech composer (Pantomime Suite), born in Ostrava, Czechoslovakia (d. 1993)
1926 Highlights

About March 6, 1926

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 94 years, 8 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Pisces