What Happened on May 6, 1926

Famous Birthdays

  • Gilles Grégoire, Quebec politician (co-founder of the Parti Québécois), born in Quebec City, Quebec (d. 2006)
  • John Hamilton-Jones, CEO (Richmond Enterprises) and British Major-General
  • Johnny Bragg, American doo-wop singer-songwriter (The Prisonaires - "Just Walkin' in the Rain"), born in Nashville, Tennessee (d. 2004)
  • Marguerite Piazza, American operatic soprano (Young Broadway), born in New Orleans, Louisiana (d. 2012)
Born in 1926
1926 Highlights

About May 6, 1926

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 4 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

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