On This Day

What Happened on October 10, 1926

Historical Events

  • St Louis Cards beat NY Yankees, 4 games to 3 in 23rd World Series

Famous Birthdays

  • Oscar Brown, American singer and songwriter (Brown Baby, Forbidden Fruit), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2005)
  • Ralph Liguori, American auto racer (NASCAR Grand National Series 30 x Top 10; 5 x Top 5 finishes), born in NYC, NY (d. 2020)
  • Richard Jaeckel, American actor (3:10 to Yuma, Sands of Iwo Jima, Sometimes a Great Notion), born in Long Beach, New York (d. 1997)
1926 Highlights

About October 10, 1926

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 94 years, 1 month and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Libra