On This Day

What Happened on October 1, 1926

Historical Events

Historic Event

Oil field accident costs aviator Wiley Post his left eye, uses the settlement money to buy his 1st aircraft

1926 Highlights

About October 1, 1926

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 95 years, 2 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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