On This Day

What Happened on October 6, 1926

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Babe Ruth hits 3 HRs in a World Series game, Yanks beat Cards 10-5

Baseball Legend Babe Ruth
Baseball Legend
Babe Ruth

Famous Birthdays

  • Alan Copeland, American orchestra leader and singer (Your Hit Parade), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Cyril Reuben, violinist

Famous Deaths

  • Charles Van de Banks, Flemish writer/poet (Red Horse), dies