On This Day

What Happened on October 7, 1926

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

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

Famous Birthdays

  • Diana Lynn, American actress (Annapolis Story, Easy Come Easy Go), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 1971)
  • Ivan Jirko, Czech composer, music critic and psychiatrist, born in Prague (d. 1978)
  • Marcello Abbado, Italian composer, born in Milan, Italy

Famous Deaths

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