On This Day

What Happened on October 9, 1926

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Dutch Queen Wilhelmina opens Royal Colonial Institution

Queen of the Netherlands Wilhelmina of the Netherlands
Queen of the Netherlands
Wilhelmina of the Netherlands
  • NBC (National Broadcasting Corporation) forms

Famous Birthdays

  • Danièle Delorme [Gabrielle Girard], French actress (Pardon My Affair), born in Paris (d. 2015)
1926 Highlights

About October 9, 1926

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 94 years, 1 month and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Libra