On This Day

What Happened on October 26, 1926

Historical Events

  • Arthur Goodrich's play "Caponsacchi" premieres in NYC
  • Belgium stabilizes current value of franc (5 franc becomes 1 "Belga")

Famous Birthdays

  • Yuri Aleksandrovich Letunov, Russian cosmonaut, born in Tomsk, Russia (d. 1983)
1926 Highlights

About October 26, 1926

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 94 years, 9 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Scorpio