On This Day

What Happened on October 25, 1926

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Lester Patrick becomes 1st coach & gm of NY Rangers

Famous Birthdays

  • Galina Vishnevskaya, Leningrad, USSR, soprano opera singer, (d. 2012)
  • Ismail Gulgee, Pakistani painter, born in Peshawar, Pakistan (d. 2007)
  • William "Biff" McGuire, American actor (Serpico, Heart is Lonely Hunter), born in New Haven, Connecticut

Famous Deaths

  • Frederick Jr Zech, composer, dies at 68