What Happened on October 15, 1926

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Austria government of Seipel, forms
  • Philip Barry's "White Wings!" premieres in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Evan Hunter, [Ed McBain], American writer (Blackboard Jungle)
  • Jean Peters, actress (Viva Zapata!, Apache, Deep Waters), born in Canton, Ohio (d. 2000)
  • Karl Richter, composer
  • Michel Foucault, French philosopher and historian (The History of Sexuality), born in Poitiers (d. 1984)