On This Day

What Happened on October 13, 1926

Famous Birthdays

  • Ray Brown, American jazz double bassist, born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Walter "Killer" Kowalski, Canadian professional wrestler, born in Windsor, Canada (d. 2008)

Famous Deaths

  • Hans E. Kinck, Norwegian philological and writer (Driftekaren), dies at 61
1926 Highlights

About October 13, 1926

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 94 years, 1 month and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Libra