On This Day

What Happened on March 9, 1926

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Bertha Landes elected 1st woman mayor of Seattle

Famous Birthdays

  • Celso Garrido Lecca, Peruvian composer, born in Lima, Peru
  • Gerrit A. Kooy, Dutch sociologist (Apartheid & work in South Africa), born in Kedichem, The Netherlands
  • Joe Franklin, American radio host, TV personality and New York institution (The Joe Franklin Show), born in The Bronx, New York (d. 2015)