On This Day

What Happened on November 3, 1926

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

AppointmentAppointment of Interest

Legendary baseball figure Ty Cobb resigns as Detroit Tigers manager; replaced by George Moriarty, first man to hold MLB's 4 principal jobs: player, umpire, scout and manager

MLB Legend Ty Cobb
MLB Legend
Ty Cobb

Famous Birthdays

  • Valdas Adamkus, President of the Republic of Lithuania

Famous Deaths

Person of interestAnnie Oakley

Annie Oakley, US sharp shooting star, dies at 66

Sharp Shooter Annie Oakley
Sharp Shooter
Annie Oakley