On This Day

What Happened on October 14, 1926

Historical Events


Book releaseHistoric Publication

A. A. Milne's book "Winnie the Pooh" released

Author A. A. Milne
Author
A. A. Milne

AgreementContract of Interest

Walter Johnson retires, signs 2-year contract to manage Newark

MLB Pitcher Walter Johnson
MLB Pitcher
Walter Johnson

Famous Birthdays

  • Bill Justis, American rock and roll musician (Raunchy), born in Birmingham, Alabama (d. 1982)
  • Willy Alberti [Carel Verbrugge], Dutch singer and actor (Riffin in Amsterdam), born in Amsterdam, Netherlands (d. 1985)
1926 Highlights

About October 14, 1926

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 93 years, 9 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Libra