On This Day

What Happened on October 7, 1926

Historical Events

  • Actress Theo Mann-Master resigns from stage
  • Italian Great Fascist Council forms

Famous Birthdays

  • Ivan Jirko, Czech composer, music critic and psychiatrist, born in Prague (d. 1978)
  • Marcello Abbado, pianist, composer, conductor, and teacher, born in Milan, Italy (d. 2020)

Famous Deaths

  • Emil Kraepelin, German psychiatrist who developed a classification system for mental illness, dies at 70
1926 Highlights

About October 7, 1926

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 94 years, 9 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Libra